45 (39 academic credits and 6 training credits)
3 for local students
6 for non-local students
Covered by The Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme
Dr Dong Yang
Scholarship Form Submission
Other Self-Financed Programme
Note to Applicants
This programme enables students to introduce modern and cost-effective reforms to the shipping, transport, and logistics industries.
The programme embodies a sound balance between academic theory and professional practice. The combination of Compulsory Subjects with a choice of Electives plus a mandatory internship reflects the multidisciplinary nature of the business and the diversity of the career paths that graduates can pursue.
Within 3 calendar months of successfully completing the programme, scholarship recipients must commit to working full time in the Hong Kong maritime industry for no fewer than 12 consecutive calendar months.
Graduates with the MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics programme are granted full exemption from the Qualifying Examination of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong.
Graduates with the MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics programme are granted exemption from the following subject by the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers:
Scholarship recipients are provided with the core knowledge that is essential in the shipping, transport and logistics fields, and in-depth knowledge in selected specialised areas to suit their needs and aspirations. There is also an array of Elective Subjects that allow scholarship recipients to specialise in areas that would normally be impossible to cover in depth within the time constraints of a first degree.
Students must complete 39 academic credits (5 Compulsory Subjects, 3 International Shipping Core Subjects and 5 Elective Subjects) and 6 training credits (240-hour Maritime Industry Internship) (exemption may be granted to local scholarship recipients with relevant internship/work experience). In terms of Elective Subjects, students can opt for a 9-credit Dissertation plus 2 Electives or a 6-credit Project plus 3 Electives.
Core Areas of Study
The following is a summary of the core areas of study. Detailed information will be provided upon registration.
International Shipping Core Subjects (any three subjects)+
Mandatory Training Subject
Information on the subjects offered can be obtained at here.
+ Subjects are offered according to class quota availability.
^ Each subject counts for 3 credits, and the dissertation and project are worth 9 credits and 6 credits, respectively. These two subjects are mutually exclusive.
Chinese Mainland and Overseas Applicants
Conditions of Scholarship
Scholarship recipients in breach of any of the following conditions must refund the scholarship amount received in full to the Scholarship Scheme:
Student visa and other information for non-local students
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