Delivered via distance learning, the BSc (Hons) programme provides opportunities to enhance your career within the marine or maritime industry!

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About the programme

Degree: BSc (Hons) Sustainable Maritime Operations
Language: English
Awarding body: University of Plymouth
Start date: 8th May, 2023
Cost: £7,750
Duration: 18 months

Studying the BSc (Hons), you will learn about the theories, principle and models relevant to the modern maritime industry in the 21st century, equipping you with a broad understanding of the challenges and current affairs. You will develop skills in gathering, analysing, evaluation, and interpreting data in sustainable maritime operations.

Entry requirements

All applicants must meet the below criteria: 

  • A diploma/foundation degree (FdSc/HND) in Marine Engineering/Navigation Science (or equivalent) plus at least two years of work experience as a senior officer (2nd officer and above).
  • A relevant undergraduate degree.
  • Portfolio accreditation of Accredited Prior Learning (APL) and relevant work experience.

5 reasons to get your degree here

We are looking forward to having you at MLA College!

  1. Awarded Best Distance Learning Maritime Course Provider
  2. Adjust the course to your existing schedule
  3. Programme developed in collaboration with CIFAL
  4. Certificates for completing levels
  5. Affordable cost structure

About us

MLA College offers a range of higher education degree qualifications in partnership with the University of Plymouth, which provides full accreditation of all our programmes. We offer bachelor’s and master’s degrees via part-time distance learning, allowing you to obtain a qualification whilst balancing your career and other life commitments, regardless of your current global location.

Graduate testimonials

The quality of the learning materials such as transcripts and videos is excellent. I can save all videos to my mobile which gives me the flexibility to watch the learning materials.

BSc (Hons) Sustainable Maritime Operations Student

I have thoroughly enjoyed studying at MLA, so much so that I am now seriously considering enrolling onto the MSc SMO programme.

BSc (Hons) Sustainable Maritime Operations Student

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