MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management


The Interdepartmental MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management (ISFM) comprises a unique combination of knowledge areas, which are essential for those employed or are interested to find work in the International Shipping industry.

This is achieved through a modern, well-structured program, which combines reading of the international literature, laboratory classes, case studies, teaching and an academic dissertation. The academic members of staff involved in the program are producing highly pioneering research in their respective fields of study. Business executives are also invited as keynote speakers in the program. All the above are disseminated in the curricula of the course units to make up a distinct educational program.

The Masters program in International Shipping, Finance and Management (ISFM) aims to recruit university graduates as well as business executives who wish to acquire or further enhance their knowledge and expertise in the fields of Shipping, Finance and Management at postgraduate level. It offers both a full-time and a part-time program, and the director is Professor Manolis G. Kavussanos. The Schools of Business Administration and of Economics are involved in the MSc program through their relevant Departments of Accounting and Finance and Management Science & Technology and of the International & European Economic Studies, respectively.