There are a vast selection of establishments in the UK that offer maritime careers for seagoing personnel, as well as for students wishing to work in the maritime industry.
The maritime industry has many different professional options, everything from a seagoing career – to a career back on dry land. From law to insurance; surveyor and engineering to finance, from brokerage to management – there are always courses available.
Some of these courses are online, part-time or residential, while most of them are full time. These establishments provide first class education, training, consultancy and research services to the international shipping, commercial yacht, offshore oil and gas, and renewable industries.
If you wish to pursue a career in shipping, please see the list of colleges and universities below for more information.