Course Title

MSc Sustainable Maritime Operations

Awarding Institution

University of Plymouth


This postgraduate qualification combines the skills of critical thinking, analysis and communication required by a senior manager with an academic examination and appreciation of the important strategic and technological issues in today’s maritime industry.


2½ years part-time distance learning.

Entry requirements

Normally a Bachelor’s degree (e.g. BSc), however other prior learning and particularly significant professional experience can be considered by the Admissions Tutor.


The tution fees for all courses are available under the main Fees menu.

The tuition fees include all the learning materials, full tutor support, assessment and certificates (where applicable).

Singapore citizens can apply for up to 70% funding through the Singapore MPA for our 2022 terms. Applications can be made upon receipt of unconditional offer, through to a year after graduating.  Check your eligibility here.  Please refer to for information on the MCF Training Grant.  Alternatively, more information regarding this fund can be found in this MLA College news article.

Course Details

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PGCert (60 credits)

Three Compulsory Modules

MLA701 MLA702 MLA703


PGDip (60 credits)

Two Optional Modules

MLA704B MLA705B MLA706

MLA707B MLA708


MSc (60 credits)