In March 2016 MLA, in Partnership with the University of Plymouth, will be offering BSc top-up and PGCert / PGDip / MSc distance e-learning programmes in Sustainable Maritime Operations.

Click here for the Syllabus and details of these programmes.

MLA has produced a brand new video featuring an introduction to some of the MLA students that came to Plymouth for the first of their practical residential modules of the Advanced Hydrography for Professionals Postgraduate Diploma.

The video, which is available in MLA's YouTube channel, shows ashore and offshore practicals and is a taster of what students think and feel about studying with MLA.






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The current cohort of EHYD503 students enjoyed some fine late summer weather over the first two weeks of the residential course. The Sound Surveyor is in the foreground of this outstanding aerial shot, as the students undertake survey lines deploying the instruments on which they have been receiving training.

Please visit MLA's Facebook page ( for a high resolution version of this photo and to see other ones of our students at work.