The MBA Shipping Programme is focused on Business Development in the Shipping industry and related industries. The programme provides the students with the necessary knowledge, analytical skills and competences regarded as essential for extraordinary managerial performance in the maritime industry. The course is taught and assessed in English.
Highlights of the programme are:
- Focus on business development in the maritime industry making it unique in Europe;
- International experience as certain modules are taught in London, Athens/Piraeus and Dubai;
- Experienced lecturers from the shipping industry;
- Unique mentoring programme with many networking opportunities;
- Interesting financing options.
HSBA is the university of choice of the Hamburg business community (for more information on HSBA please follow this link).
No. of students
Maximum of 30 per study group
Officially recognised Master of Business Administration with the right to proceed into doctoral studies
24 months on the regular track and 12 months on the fast track, start is 1 October
Part-time, contact hours during 6 full-time weeks per year for the regular track, and 12 full-time weeks for the fast track
Good bachelor´s degree and a minimum of 2 years of relevant management experience or
Grants of 25% to 50% of the study fees as well and a grant of 100% of study fees under a VDR scholarship
17.500 € (living and travel expenses not included) inclusive early-bird discount of 12,5% if the application is handed in by the 31 May otherwise 20.000 Euro.
Written application, telephone interview, Admission Day. Applications are accepted until the maximum number of students is reached. We recommend to apply early as study places are allocated on a first-come-first-serve basis.
The study course is accredited by the FIBAA. HSBA is accredited by the science council.