Master of Maritime and Air Transport Management (M.Sc.)

General

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Program Description

The Master of Maritime and Air Transport Management prepares its graduates for the challenges faced by the transport sector today.

The main objective of the programme is to help executive staff members from transport-related companies and organisations (shipping companies, port authorities, terminal operators, airlines, airports etc.) to become top-notch executives and researchers in the field. It is specifically designed with an international audience in mind and aimed at individuals with a background in economics or management focusing on transport-related matters.

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Program Content

In the first semester students have the option to choose between Management Fundamentals and Research Fundamentals. The option Management Fundamentals is designed for students who want to upgrade their knowledge and abilities in transport business and economics. It prepares them for a management career in the maritime or air transport sector. The option Research Fundamentals offers students more methodological and quantitative training. Students receive excellent preparation for a career in for example consulting, policy or research in the maritime or air transport sector. Moreover, this option can lay the groundwork for further academic pursuits, such as a PhD.

In the second semester, students choose between a major in Air Transport or Maritime Transport. This way, students can even more tailor their programme to their specific interests and background.

Career Path

Students enrolling at C-MAT typically aim to advance their careers in the maritime or air transport sector.

Why choose UAntwerp?

C-MAT supports its students in their pursuit of a career in maritime or air transport, not only during the programme, but also after graduation. During the programme, students have the opportunity to interact with the industry through excursions, guest lectures and their Master’s dissertation. Contact between students from different industry backgrounds are encouraged to form a career network. C-MAT also organises alumni events and discussions throughout the year. External job opportunities are shared with all students.

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Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

The University of Antwerp is ranked 7th in THE Young Universities Rankings 2019: Millenial universities. It has about 20,000 students, which makes it the third-largest university in Flanders. 19% of o ... Read More

The University of Antwerp is ranked 7th in THE Young Universities Rankings 2019: Millenial universities. It has about 20,000 students, which makes it the third-largest university in Flanders. 19% of our student population comes from abroad. Read less