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Undergraduate Pathway in Maritime Business and Logistics

Shipping experts are in great demand, and must make tough decisions on a daily basis about the speed, cost, flexibility and safety of moving goods around the globe. Port agencies, ship operation companies, marine underwriters, cargo brokers and maritime publishers are just some of the businesses in which you may find an exciting and rewarding career as one of our Maritime Business and Logistics graduates.
  • Academic staff have relevant industrial and academic backgrounds including sea-going and shore-based experience.
  • Students have their own alumni association, PYNDA, the Plymouth Nautical Degree Association.
This pathway is specifically designed to allow international students to reach their full potential in pursuit of a Plymouth University Maritime Business and Logistics degree. The pathway comprises of modules developed to ensure successful transition from international education systems to one of UK's leading universities.

Pathways at Plymouth University

High School

Stage 1: University Foundation Stage 2: First Year Degree in Maritime Business and Logistics Stage 3: Second Year Degree Stage 4: Final Year Degree

£7,950 (one semester)
£12,250 (two semesters)

£13,200

£12,250

£12,250

 

Location

Duration

Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September, January and May

Stage 2: September and January

Stage 1: University Foundation

Location

PUIC at Plymouth University

Modules

  • Accounting

  • Business Law

  • Business Management

  • Business Studies

  • Economics

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 1

  • Numerical Techniques 1

  • Principles of ICT

* These modules are only available on the extended pathway.

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Maritime Business and Logistics

Location

PUIC at Plymouth University

  • Introduction to Logistics

  • Introduction to Shipping

  • Business Law

  • Principles of Economics

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communications

  • Principles of ICT

  • Introduction to Marketing

  • Business Foundations

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Location

Plymouth University

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Location

Plymouth University

Please note: Second and Final Year modules can be found on the Plymouth University website by clicking the link below:

Plymouth University degree pathways

Popular Careers

Employment and career options:

Potential careers in: Cargo broking; marine underwriting; maritime analysis; port management.

Employers of previous Plymouth University graduates have included:

port agencies; ship operations companies.