About the Department
Shipping Management Department was formed in 2002 together with the establishment of Myanmar Maritime University. Being the sole university in Maritime industry of Myanmar, it is one of the main objectives of our department to contribute to development of human resources and capacity building in international transport, shipping and logistics sectors that support the State’s development and productivity.
Since 2006-2007 Academic Year, the department has been running the programme on Post Graduate Diploma in Shipping Management on part time basis. To date, about 222 diploma graduates in shipping management and 82 diploma graduates in Transport and Logistics Management have been produced. The industry is benefiting from our graduates in terms of their sharing and applications of their acquired knowledge, managerial skills and expertise in their work.
The department continues our efforts to enhancing the capacity building for the human resources in maritime and transport sector. In 2016-2017 Academic Year, Post Graduates Diploma in Transport and Logistics Management was opened to fulfill human resources requirement in the transport and logistics industry of Myanmar.
Aims and Objectives
- To provide shipping administrators, ship managers, shipping companies’ managers, and freight forwarders with the essential knowledge and skills required to administer and manage maritime transportation and logistics efficiently and safely.