Maritime Management

Maritime Management - Master's Degree
Skills and Interests

You’re preparing for a management career in the maritime industry and want to develop your knowledge of international best practices and the structure and function of marine based operations.

Work Environment

Maritime-related industries and government agencies.

Program Location:

Delivered Online

Program Length:

30 Credit hours with course based and major paper option


Calendar entry

Application Deadline:

Fall Admission:  May 15
Winter Admission: September 15
Spring Admission: January 15

Program Description

The Master of Maritime Management (MMM) is an innovative program, the first of its kind in Canada, providing professional development opportunities for working, career-minded professionals. The online program helps provide the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively manage the diversity of operations found in the challenging maritime sector. This program is offered fully online, and applicants from the global community are invited to apply.

Program Structure

Option 1 requires two core courses (6 credit hours) and 6 elective courses (18 credit hours) Option 2 requires two core courses (6 credit hours), 8 elective courses (24 credit hours).

Admission Requirements

Admission to the program is on a competitive basis.

Applicants must meet Memorial University School of Graduate Studies’ admission requirements.

In addition, to be considered for admission to the program an applicant will normally possess a second class or better undergraduate degree from a university of recognized standing and will normally have:

  • A Memorial University Bachelor of Maritime Studies or Bachelor of Technology, or a comparable undergraduate degree with appropriate maritime sector and business management course work; and
  • Appropriate technical knowledge and relevant marine sector employment experience.
What Alumni Say

"I had a very positive experience and got a lot out of it. I would recommend it to others involved in the marine industry."

-Captain Stephen Coady
MI Graduate