Full- and part-time Master program ‘Shipping and Transport’
The MSc ‘Shipping and Transport’ program has been set up in 2007 in close cooperation with the maritime and logistics business communities. Their involvement and sponsorship is our main drive to launch and continuously improve this Master program. The Netherlands Maritime University provides the Master of Science ‘Shipping and Transport’ as a full-time and part-time program in Sohar, the Sultanate of Oman and in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Part-time The part-time program is tailored for ambitious working professionals who wish to keep their day jobs and combine their career with further higher education in the field of port, shipping and transport management. The Master program consists of 7 domains, divided in 17 courses, in English with a combined study load of 81 credits. This credit system is derived from the standardised system (ECTS) for measuring study load as a way to facilitate international mobility. The requirements must be met within a period of two years and includes six months for the MSc thesis research. The part-time MSc requires a study commitment of approximately fifteen to twenty hours per week (courses included). The (weekend) classes and course assignments will allow students to interact with each other and to share thoughts, discuss, analyze and make judgments. The students will be assessed by means of reports, presentations and written examinations.
In the full-time program we offer you a well-balanced set of courses, assignments and excursions. The MSc program consists of 7 domains, divided in 17 courses, in English with a combined study load of 60 credits. A thesis assignment is part of the program. This credit system is derived from the standardised system (ECTS) for measuring study load as a way to facilitate international mobility. One ECTS credit represents 28 hours of full-time study, 60 credits represent one full-time year of study. The duration of the full-time Master of Science program is 12 months.
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