Friday, July 11, 2014

shipping edu is a global transportation networking portal, covering courses by a network of universities and collges, on all modes of transport and the related management services.

The global transportation industry is a challenging complex and rapidly changing sector. Practitioners are faced with diverse market challenges, in the competitive global economy. Individuals, have to be highly motivated, flexible and capable of achieving tangible bottom line results. They have to be able to improve the critical business processes that drive organisational success. By achieving revenue growth and maximising operational efficiency. They have to be aware of the impact of shifting trade flows, industry specific trends, transportation innovation and increasingly complex transportation networks and environmental issues.


Organisations, in the global transportation sector, face unprecedented challenges to achieve competitive advantage. They need individuals who are aware of the mission critical activities and end to end visibility of the supply chain and are able to produce integrated solutions. Whilst addressing activities such as control of costs and the critical issue of security.

The courses offered aim to produce agile individuals able to produce value added solutions in a challenging global environment. Individuals with a real world understanding, who in their careers are able to strip waste from each step of the value delivery process to the organisation.

Please browse through the site for more information on the courses offered


Work Placements (UK)

Most of the Shipping, Logistic & Supply Chain Management programmes offered in the UK universities are with one year marked for work placements:

BSc Maritime Business
BSc Ship & Port Management
BSc Air Transport & Logistics
BSc Transport & Logistics
BSc Logistics & Supply Chain Management

SSU, Southampton

southampton solent
Southampton is the UK's leading vehicle-handling port and has long been the country's principal cruise port. Its thriving port and maritime business community make it the ideal location to study towards a career in this burgeoning sector. The suite of courses offered by Southampton Solent University is designed for a career in the international shipping industry and related marine service sectors. The courses are supported by industry and have excellent employment rates.. Read more..

Career Opportunities

Global Transportation industry includes Shipping, Surface Transport & Logistics and Supply Chain Management activities. These industries look for professionals who have either unique experience or qualification. Some large shipping companies do offer well structured training schemes for their employees. Read more..

Translate To



The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) is the only internationally recognised professional body representing shipbrokers, ship managers and agents throughout the world. With 24 branches in key shipping areas, 3,500 individuals and 120 company members, ICS membership represents a commitment to maintaining the highest professional standards across the shipping industry. Read more..


The College of Central London (CCL) has been running shipping courses for over 30 years. Lecturers are highly qualified and have related industry experience. Over the last 30 years they have seen many students take their courses in International Trade and Maritime Management. Read more..

Professional Diploma in International Trade
Professional Certificate in Maritime Management
International Diploma in International Trade and Maritime Studies
ICS Professional Qualifying Examinations (PQE)
ICS Foundation and Advanced Diploma

© 2002-2011    Privacy Policy