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BSc Maritime Studies

 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
Full Time

4 Years
 Start month

 Tuition fee

17100 SGD
8050 SGD

Application fee

International 30 SGD
National 10 SGD
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)7
TOEFL-IBT (min)100
SAT (avg)600

About this course

The College of Engineering launched the Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Maritime Studies in July 2004. The programme focuses primarily on tertiary education in shipping, business, management, and maritime science and technology, to build up the students expertise of the local shipping industry. 

Fresh graduates are expected to be employed in a broad and diverse range of shore-based jobs which include Marine Operations Executive, Chartering Executive, Logistics Executive, Freight Forwarding Executive, Warehouse Planner, Post-Fixture Executive, Trade/Pricing Executive, Manager (Voyage Planning), Accounts Manager (Sea Freight), Supply Chain Coordinator, Shipping Executive, Cargo Claims Manager, Export/Import Executive, Brokerage Executive, Analyst (Market Intelligence) and Business Development Manager. 

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Eligibility Criteria

Applicants with qualifications as deemed fit by the university (based on their online application) may be required to sit for an NTU Entrance Examination before a final decision on admission can be made. 

Prerequisites for this course include: Additional Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Science at Junior High School Level / Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry/Biology at IB Standard Level 

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Course Modules

Year 1 Semester 1  

  • BU8101 Accounting : A User Perspective 
  • BU8601 Fundamentals of Management
  • MT1001 Mathematics I for Maritime Studies
  • MT1002 Introduction to Maritime Industry
  • MT1003 Trade Practice and Incoterms
  • GC 0001 Introduction to Sustainability: Multidisciplinary Approaches and Solutions1
  • HW0188 Engineering Communication I 

Year 1 Semester 2

  • BU8301 Fundamentals of Business Law 
  • HE9091 Principles of Economics 
  • GER-PE (STS)
  • MT0001 Shipping and the Environment
  • MT1004 Introduction to Meteorology and Oceanography
  • ML0001 Absolute Basics For Career
  • GER - Elective

Year 2 Semester 1

  • MH2814 Probability & Statistics
  • MT2002 Shipping Economics
  • MT2003 Maritime Technology
  • HY0001 Ethics and Moral Reasoning
  • 1 GER - Elective (LA)
  • ML0002 Career Power Up 

Year 2 Semester 2

  • MT2004 Mathematics II for Maritime Studies
  • MT2005 Port Economics 
  • MT2006 Regulatory Framework of Shipping
  • GER - Elective
  • GER (Free Elective) x 2 

Year 3 Semester 1

  • MT3001 Maritime Law 
  • MT3002 Introduction to Marine Insurance
  • MT3003 Organisation of a Ship Owning Entity
  • MT3004 Shipping Management
  • GER (Free Elective)

Year 3 Semester 2

  • MT3005 Quality Management in Shipping
  • MT3006 Ship Chartering
  • MT0002 Professionals in Society
  • ET0001 Enterprise and Innovation
  • HW0288 Engineering Communication II 
  • GER (Free Elective)

Year 3 Special Semester: MT3008 Industrial Immersion

Year 4 Semester 1

  • MT4001 Shipping Logistics
  • MT4002 Essentials of Project Management
  • MT4003 Maritime Strategy
  • MT4004 Research Project
  • MT4XXX Major Prescribed Elective 

Year 4 Semester 2

  • MT4004 Research Project
  • MT4XXX Major Prescribed Elective x 2 
  • GER - Elective
  • GER (Free Elective)

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How to Apply

Application to undergraduate programmes is done online at home or anywhere else the student prefers. There is no hard-copy application form. The student receives a confirmation email with their application number after they have successfully submitted the application form.

The student must click on the appropriate link showing your qualification to submit an application. Only one electronic application form corresponds to your high school qualification can be submitted.

The applicant is required to submit the required supporting documents by the deadline to complete your application:

  • Passport particulars page. 
  • High school results slip/certificate/Diploma
  • Secondary school results slip or certificate
  • University academic transcripts (for current or former university student only)
  • TOEFL, SAT, IELTS or PTE Academic or ACT with Writing (if applicable)
  • International Olympiad Award Certificate (if applicable)

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