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Business Administration (Shipping and Maritime Management)

University of Tasmania

18 months
27770 AUD/year
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This Business Administration (Shipping and Maritime Management) at University of Tasmania provides a platform for students who wish to combine the knowledge and skills delivered through the Maritime and Logistics Management MBA program with shipping and maritime management specific units such as Maritime Safety, Marine Surveying and Inspection, Marine Superintendency.

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This Business Administration (Shipping and Maritime Management) at University of Tasmania is designed to provide both existing and potential middle and senior managers with management knowledge and expertise, including its application to maritime industry operations. With the focus on an applied approach to this critical industry, centred on strategic and analytical thinking, a unique educational experience is provided.

Career outcomes

The organisations connected with the maritime and logistics industries are very diverse, including for instance large private companies, entrepreneurial start-ups and government entities. The diversity creates many opportunities for your career progression, both globally and domestically. For example, the maritime industry includes ports, shipping companies, stevedores and tourism and the logistics industry encompasses warehousing, road freight, air freight, freight forwarding and distribution. Additionally, many organisations may have a primary focus on manufacturing or international business, which will necessitate that they have internal departments involved in logistics, supply chain management and international trade, creating more opportunities. With logistics the fastest growing industry globally, there are many possibilities for you to choose.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management
  • Finance for Decision-Making 
  • Business Logistics
  • Industry Research Project
  • Port Management and Strategy 
  • Maritime Law
  • Maritime Economics for Managers

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended that international students should apply at least 3 months prior and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to the start date.


150 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 082691M  

  • An undergraduate degree of an Australian higher education institution or the equivalent standard in any other institution and at least two years' work experience; or
  • A professional qualification such as a Certificate of Competency as Master Class 1 (Unlimited) or Master Class 2 (Unlimited), Engineer Class 1/Chief Engineer (Unlimited) or Engineer Class 2/2nd Engineer (Unlimited) and at least two years' work experience; or
  • AMC's 3 year J2U Advanced Diploma of Nautical Science or J2W Advanced Diploma of Marine Engineering (or equivalent) and significant industrial experience; or
  • Graduate Certificate of Applied Science (Specialisation) or a Graduate Certificate in Maritime and Logistics Management or a Graduate Certificate of Maritime Studies; or

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27770 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41655 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. 


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