M.Sc. On Campus

Maritime Management

University of South-Eastern Norway

24 months
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The Master of Science in Maritime Management at University of South-Eastern Norway is intended for students looking for management positions within the maritime industry, a highly international and globalized industry with a number of exciting challenges and opportunities.


Norway is among the largest and most innovative shipping nations in the world. The maritime industry is very strong in Norway and provides the basis for maritime competence worldwide, as well as opportunities for  innovation and  strengthening of a key industry both at sea and in land-based positions.

The Master of Science in Maritime Management at University of South-Eastern Norway offers two alternative specializations, one technical and one commercial. The program focuses on key challenges and issues within the maritime industry. Some courses focus exclusively on the maritime industry, while other course units are more generic. The programme also covers management and leadership skills. The programme is designed to provide a broad understanding of topics that are specifically related to the maritime industry.


The maritime industry, both in Norway and internationally, offers a wide variety of jobs for candidates holding a master’s degree in maritime management. 

The graduate candidates from the management program will be attractive to companies such as:

  • shipowners
  • commercial management 
  • financial institutions
  • insurance
  • shipbrokers
  • transportation and logistics 
  • maritime equipment suppliers
  • shipbuilding and repair
  • engineering and contractors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Mathematics
  • Organization and Leadership
  • Ship Design
  • Ship Operationsa
  • Ships Structures

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • three-year bachelor degree in engineering  or
  • three- year  bachelor degree in maritime operations or shipping and logistics
  • equivalent  education.
  • Letter of Motivation
      • Copy of Passport

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

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      Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
    • EU/EEA

      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

    Living costs for Horten

    9420 - 15000 NOK /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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