Ports are the economic drivers of a country’s economy and ships are the principal mode of delivery. As countries develop and their economies grow, reliance on ships and ports also grows
On our ship and port management degree students gain key knowledge and specific expertise in ship, port and transport operations, maritime law, marine finance and general management – all of the essential skills required to apply for a range of roles in this major global industry.
One of the cornerstones of the Shipping and Port Management programme offered by Metropolitan College is providing students with realistic experiences so as to acquire the necessary specialised skills on Shipping and Port Management and helping them appreciate the complexities and particularities of modern businesses of the specific sector. During the first two years, students acquire the basic knowledge on the shipping sector, while on the third year they focus on Port Management.
By exploiting the latest trends and characteristics of the Greek and international shipping and port industry, it incorporates all contemporary aspects of shipping and port management theory and practice, helping students develop their research skills, business intelligence, team spirit and communicative flair.
With strong industry links and opportunities for work placements, graduates are well equipped to enter a variety of roles in the maritime industry. Suitable roles for graduates include (among others):
- Port and terminal management and operations
- Ship finance
- Ship broking
- Ship chartering
- Logistics and supply chain
- Maritime law
- Ship management and operations
- Transport Geography
- Managing Financial Information
- Maritime Business
- Maritime Operations
- Introduction to Law
- Research for Business
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesManagement Studies Marine Engineering View 15 other Bachelors in Management Studies in Greece
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Completed application form
- Copy of passport (page with your personal details and photo)
- Certified English translation of High School Leaving Certificate and mark sheet or equivalent qualifications• Proof of English language proficiency
- Letter of recommendation / reference from academics or employers
- Other certificates/degrees
Living costs for Athens
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.