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Title of study programme MARITIME TRANSPORT
Degree to be awarded Professional Master’s degree in maritime transport
Licence/accreditation Study programme was accredited on 26/06/2013 for the accreditation period of 6 years; the accreditation term has been extended until 31/12/2023 according to 21/06/2018 amendments in the Law on Higher Education Institutions
Duration 1.5 years (3 terms) 
Study type Full-time
Credit points 90 ECTS
Study arrangements International students study in English according to an individual plan or in special groups formed for international students.
Study programme description The study programme aims to implement in-depth vocational studies based on the theoretical basis of the maritime transport sector, relevant to its needs and applied in practice, while ensuring the acquisition of knowledge, skills and competences identified for the European/Latvian Qualifications Framework’s (EQF/LQF) level 7.

The study programme has two fields of specialisation:

–       Maritime Transport Management Engineering;

–       Operation of Maritime Transport.

Studies are organised in the form of lectures, seminars, project works and discussion groups.

Career opportunities Graduates of the study programme acquire in-depth knowledge , skills and competences for comprehensive and effective action in the selected field of management or operation in the maritime transport sector as managers of companies/organisations/institutions and their departments, key and leading technical specialists, educators, researchers, etc., as well as for further studies aimed at higher level qualifications.
Admission Requirements • Professional Bachelor degree or professional higher education and 5th level or adequate professional qualifications obtained upon completion of maritime programmes which provide access to master studies. Graduates of other related programmes of study may be enrolled on fulfilling additional entry requirements.
• Proficiency in the English language.
Tuition fees 6920 EUR per year for non-EU students

2652 EUR per year for EU students

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