MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management

The MSc in ISFM can be subsidized for the employees of companies through the LAEK program http://laek.oaed.gr/

The MSc Program offers:

 

Full Time Program

Preparatory Course Units – 3 weeks (3 x 4 hours = 12 hours) – September

Introduction to Finance

Elements of Mathematics and Economics for Business

Statistics for Business

Ship Technology and Terminology

ECTS

1 st Semester

1st Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - October – November

Financial and Management Accounting

5

Financial Management

5

Maritime Economics and Business

5

2nd Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - December – February

Corporate Finance

5

International Economics

2 . 5

International Maritime Commodity Trade

2 . 5

Quantitative Methods for Shipping Data

5

2ο Semester

3rd Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - March – April

Management of Maritime Companies

5

Shipping Finance and Investment Decisions

5

Selection of one (1) of the following course units:

Data, Models and Business Decisions in Shipping

Port Economics and Policies

Corporate Governance

Fixed Income Securities

Macro-finance

Portfolio Analysis and Management

Accounting for Shipping Business

 

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

4th Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - May – June

Selection of course units equivalent to a total of 15 ECTS:

Chartering

Logistics Management and Liner Shipping

Marine Insurance

Maritime Law

Shipping Business Risk Management

Banking

Financial Analysis and Company Valuation

Risk Management

International Finance

International Taxation of Capital and Investment Decisions

Wealth Management

Human Resource Management (Managing People in Shipping)

International Business

International Negotiations

Operations Management

Project Finance

Strategic Business Decisions in Shipping

2. 5

5

2. 5

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

2.5

5

2 .5

5

Dissertation takes place between June/July and October – 15 ECTS

Notes:
  1. During the 3rd bimonthly period, students attend two (2) compulsory course units and one (1) course unit from the electives offered.
  2. During the 4th bimonthly period there is a choice between three (3) ‘full’ – 5 ECTS – course units.

Part Time Program, Year I

Preparatory Course Units – 3 weeks (3 x 4 hours = 12 hours) – September

Introduction to Finance

Elements of Mathematics and Economics for Business

Statistics for Business

Ship Technology and Terminology

ECTS

1 st Semester

1st Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - October – November

Financial Management

5

Maritime Economics and Business

5

2nd Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - December – February

Corporate Finance

5

International Economics

2 . 5

International Maritime Commodity Trade

2 . 5

2ο Semester

3rd Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - March – April

Management of Maritime Companies

5

Shipping Finance and Investment Decisions

5

4th Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - May – June

Selection of course units equivalent to a total of 7.5 to 10 ECTS:

i. Chartering

ii. Marine Insurance

iii. Maritime Law

iv. Banking

v. International Finance

vi. Wealth Management

vii. Human Resource Management (Managing People in Shipping)

viii. International Business

ix. Operations Management

2.5

2 .5

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

Part Time Program, Year II

ECTS

3 rd Semester

5th Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - October – November

Financial and Management Accounting

5

6th Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - December – February

Quantitative Methods for Shipping Data

5

4th Semester

7th Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - March – April

Selection of one of the following course units:

i. Data, Models and Business Decisions in Shipping

ii. Port Economics and Policies

iii. Fixed Income Securities

iv. Portfolio Analysis and Management

v. Corporate Governance

vi. Macro-finance

vii. Accounting for Shipping Business

5

5

5

5

5

5

5

8th Bimonthly Period (8 weeks x 3 hours = 24 hours) - May – June

Selection of course units equivalent to a total of 5 to 7.5 ECTS:

i. Logistics Management and Liner Shipping

ii. Shipping Business Risk Management

iii. International Taxation of Capital and Investment Decisions

iv. Financial Analysis and Company Valuation

v. Risk Management

vi. Strategic Business Decisions in Shipping

vii. Project Finance

viii. International Negotiations

5

5

5

5

5

5

2. 5

2 . 5

Dissertation for the P.T. program takes place during the 3rd and 4th semesters

– 15 ECTS