We have close links with the maritime industry, providing talks from industry representatives, visits to maritime business settings and professional input to ensure the course reflects the industry’s latest developments.
Recent speakers have represented a range of organisations including:
- Maritime London
- Maritime Coastguard Agency
- Tinto Marine
- Wallenius Wilhelmsen
- NYK Group Europe
- Martin Stopford – Director of Research, Clarksons.
The maritime group also holds an annual conference for students, giving you exciting opportunities to network with maritime experts.
Our ties with the industry also provide extensive opportunities for work experience, with previous placements including work at a container terminal, a port agency, a tanker company and a ship broker.
The University has strong international partnerships with a number of maritime organisations and other universities.
Solent’s China Centre (Maritime) is key to developing strong industry links in China and the Far East.