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Programme Overview - MBA in Shipping & Logistics by Distance Learning

Unique distance learning MBA for the maritime sector

The Master of Business Administration in Shipping and Logistics is offered by Lloyd’s Maritime Academy and Middlesex University Business School. The programme curriculum has been painstakingly designed to equip current and future maritime leaders with the skills, knowledge and tools they need manage their business successfully.

Download the MBA in Shipping and Logistics programme prospectus by clicking here.

Online delivery means you can study without having to travel to attend lectures or seminars. Our state of the art learning portal provides access to online written materials, complimented by audio/visual content, group interaction and networking opportunities. Each module uses a variety of learning tools, combining throughout into a varied, interactive and educational programme that offers the perfect synergy between theory and applications.

To successfully complete this Master of Business Administration you must pass each module and the final project. Module assessments will incorporate course work, online discussion participation, examinations and individual and group projects.

Application deadline is Friday 5th August 2016
Applications must be received in full by this date to secure enrolment (subject to approval) in time for the start of the programme. Any applications missing necessary supporting documentation including the deposit on this date will not be processed.

For full details of the application process and the documentation required please see Application Guide tab or download the comprehensive Application Guide by clicking here.

To learn more about the course and the relationship with Middlesex University Business School, the academic partner please click here.


This is a Middlesex University programme and qualification, jointly developed, delivered and assessed by Middlesex and Lloyd's Maritime Academy, and quality assured by Middlesex University.

Middlesex University has been awarded The Queen’s Award for Enterprise for outstanding achievement in international trade


The new Vice Chancellor outlines the focus that Middlesex University has for global courses delivered on and off campus by online distance learning

Find out more about the MBA now and join a world leading international university based in London.

The programme is ideal for you if you are aspiring to reach senior management

It will take you on a personal development journey like no other, develop your industry knowledge and general management skills, and challenge your thinking.

The programme consists of six intensive modules delivered over two years. You’ll get the chance to immerse yourself in these major topics:

  • Maritime administration
  • Ship finance
  • Risk management
  • Maritime economics & trade
  • Maritime law
  • Formulating business strategy
  • Human resource management
  • Executive leadership
  • International marketing & brand establishment
  • Logistics & supply chain management
  • Project mastery & innovative practice

The final project allows you to analyse a current issue affecting your company or the industry, using real world data and presenting realistic action points, and will prove invaluable to your company or industry sector.

Read more about the syllabus here.

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