NEU: Maritime Operations (M.Sc.)

Master in Maritime Operations

This program is a joint master study program between the Western Norway University of Applied Sciences and the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer. Both Universities are well known for their maritime education and are closely connected to an active maritime Industry.

The program takes 4 semesters, is completely taught in English and open for all international Students. The first semester begins in Haugesund (Norway) and the second semester in Leer (Germany). The two partner institutions provide each one profile that can be elected in the third semester. This then determines the location of study. The master thesis in the fourth semester should be within the frame of the chosen profile. Overall 120 ECTS are reached when completed the study programme.

The Job Market

An up to date academic education ensures that graduates perform at the forefront of the maritime industry which currently demands highly skilled candidates specialised in maritime technology, nautical operation and management.

The broad technological competencies qualify the graduate for various job functions within the maritime sector as well as in the off shore industry.


   EXAMPLES OF JOBS & TASKS:
  - Consultancy work based on an understanding of operations, environment system
   analysis, economy and management of maritime structures.
  - Project management in companies within the maritime sector.
  - Innovation and development tasks within the academic core competencies
   of the programme: environmental system analysis, maritime technology and finance.

Program / Course Plan

A holistic approach in regard to operations, economy, environment and development increases the attractiveness of the graduates in the eye of representatives of maritime as well as of mainly shore based industries and sectors. For this reason the student may choose between several specialisations, offered by international partners the spesialisation refer to the core business areas the respective partners are known for.

The workload in a course is measured in credits. One year full-time is 60 credits. Most courses are 10 or 6 credits. The courses run over one semester. In a full-time study, a minimum of 40 hours of productive work each week during the study is required. Some students will need to use more time.

Main Aspects

• ALL LECTURES, DOCUMENTATION AND COMMUNICATION IN ENGLISH.
• NORWEGIAN & ALL OTHER INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS PLEASE APPLY AT WESTERN NORWAY UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES.
• GERMAN STUDENTS PLEASE APPLY AT UoAS EMDEN / LEER
.
• SEVEN CAMPUSES AND ABOUT 20.700 STUDENTS.
• NO TUITION FEES FOR ALL STUDENTS.
SOCIAL FEES IN NORWAY75€ PER SEMESTER. 
• CAMPUS CARD & SOCIAL FEES IN GERMANY: 262,55€ PER SEMESTER.
• CURRICULUM.

Application & Admission Requirements

Deadline is April 15th for non EU students and those who want early admission. For all other students the deadline is June 15th.
The programme is scheduled to start at September 1st in Haugesund, Norway. It is recommended to arrive two weeks earlier. 
The second semester is starting 1
st of March in Leer. 
A student who applies to the “Maritime Operations” Masters Programme needs to upload the following documents within the deadlines.

A common selection committee will select the students from all the applicants. A good level of understanding and speaking of English is recommended. At least a B2 level.
 

⬇︎ D O W N L O A D - S E C T I O N ⬇︎
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Documents to prepare Download
Studying in Germany - Ambassade Oslo Download
Information about ERASMUS+ Download
ERASMUS+ Master Loans - General Info Download
ERASMUS+ Master Loan Scheme Download
Internal Application Form for ERASMUS+ at HVL Download

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Contact Information Campus Haugesund
Phone: 0047 / 55 58 58 00
Mail: servicetorget.haugesund@hvl.no
Link: campus haugesund

Contact Information Campus Leer
Phone: +49 491 / 928 170
Mail: info@hs-emden-leer.de
Link: campus leer

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Leer, Germany
Phone:
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