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Bachelor in Maritime Studies (BSc) - Frederick University
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Bachelor in Maritime Studies (BSc) - Frederick University

Frederick University
On campus
 840 Points
4 Years

Program Description

The bachelor in Maritime Studies (BSc) is firmly established and respected in the shipping and trading community, being the first Programme of its kind in the Republic of Cyprus.

The bachelor in Maritime Studies (BSc) aims to equip students with a thorough knowledge of every aspect of the Maritime Business applied to a broad business administration knowledge base. As a result, the graduates are able to fulfill the requirements of any managerial post within the maritime world and its associated activities.

The curriculum prepares the students to meet all the challenges of the modern Shipping corporate world through a unique blend of professional and academic courses. It takes a hands-on approach to instruction, directed by dedicated faculty composed of experts in their fields.

Practical training programs and professional seminars are also offered, further enriching our students’ studies, and enabling them to become rapidly adaptive to the needs of future employers and to respond appropriately and imaginatively to emerging issues in this dynamic industry.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Converse intelligently about the global economy and discuss all issues related to Maritime Economics for all the Shipping Sectors.
  • Exhibit a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of issues related to Maritime Law and Insurance, as well as to broader legal issues.
  • Evaluate a Shipping Investment.
  • Describe and discuss the International Maritime Regulations and associated ship management practices that decisively influence the shipping business.
  • Have a firm grasp of the economic, political and social forces shaping the globalizing trends of the world in the 21st century, as experienced in the structure and functions of the shipping industry.
  • Demonstrate a strong background in the standard core curriculum of business administration courses.
  • Use a firm foundation for the continual process of learning; be prepared for postgraduate studies and research in Cyprus and abroad.


Year 1

Semester 1

Business Communication I

Introductory Accounting I

Introduction To Business Organisation I

Business Mathematics

Introduction To Shipping And Shipping Markets

Semester 2

Introduction To Microeconomics

Statistics I

Introduction To Basic Legal Concepts And Commercial Law

Shipping Accounting

Shipping Practice & Marine Geography

Year 2

Semester 3

Introduction To Business Organisation I

Shipping And The Environment

Principles Of Shipping And Admiralty Law

Ship Management

Free Elective

Semester 4

Human Resource Management

Law Of Carriage Of Goods By Sea

Logistics And Distribution Management

Shipping Cost And Management Accounting

Free Elective

Year 3

Semester 5

Marketing Principles I

Economics Of Sea Transport And International Trade

Marine Insurance I

Port And Terminal Operations And Management

Maritime Elective

Semester 6

Business Finance I

Principles Of Public International Maritime Law

Maritime Economics

Marine Insurance II

Maritime Elective

Year 4

Semester 7

Chartering I

Maritime Economics II

Project Introduction & Methodology

Shipping Finance I

Maritime Elective

Semester 8

Chartering II

Maritime Policy

Final Project

Shipping Finance II

Maritime Elective
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