Master of Maritime Operations and Management (Full Time)

1.5 years


Dataran Industri Teknologi Kejuruteraan Marin, Bandar Teknologi Maritim, Jalan Pantai Remis, 32200 Lumut, Perak, Malaysia   View map

This postgraduate programme is designed to equip students with the knowledge in maritime management and marine technology at intermediate level. It offers courses that can be grouped into three areas namely maritime operations, intermediate business management as well as marine science and technology to fulfil the needs of the workforce currently employed and aspiring to join the maritime industry.


Career Opportunities

  • Shipping, Seaport Operations
  • Shipbuilding and Shiprepair
  • Government Maritime Agencies
  • Shipping Exchanges / Brokerage
  • Ship’s Agents
  • Custom and Forwarding Agents
  • Marine Insurance
  • Maritime Defence Industry
  • Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Firm
  • Ships Surveyor
  • Cargo Handling
  • Freight Logistics
  • Academic and Research Institute


Entry Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6 / MQF) or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 in related field, as endorsed by the Senate of UniKL; or,

A Bachelor’s degree (Level 6 / MQF) or equivalent with CGPA not meeting 2.50, can be accepted but with 5 years working experience in related sector and as endorsed by the Senate of UniKL; or,

Professional qualifications recognized by the Public Service Department as equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree (Level 6 / MQF); or,

For postgraduate studies, international students are required to achieve a minimum score of 6.0 for IELTS or its equivalent. or,

Other qualifications recognized by the Government of Malaysia.


Programme Educational Outcomes (PEOs)

This programme is designed to produce UniKL graduates who are:

PEO 1: Knowledgeable, competent, and innovative human capital in marine-related industry;

PEO 2: Effective leaders with teamwork skills, as well as verbal, non-verbal interpersonal communication skills;

PEO 3: Committed towards the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement;

PEO 4: Professional, ethical and socially responsible; and

PEO 5: Capable of embarking on business and technopreneurial activities.


Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

At the end of the Master of Maritime Operations and Management (MMOM) programme, graduates will be able to:

PLO 1: Demonstrate the mastery of knowledge above that of a Bachelor’s degree in the field of maritime operations.

PLO 2: Apply practical skills in the field of maritime operations and in multi-disciplinary context involving maritime operations as one of the components.

PLO 3: Demonstrate the ability to relate ideas and knowledge in maritime operations to address societal, legal and cultural issues.

PLO 4: Conduct research with minimal supervision and adhere to legal, ethical and professional codes of practice.

PLO 5: Demonstrate leadership qualities with the ability to communicate and work effectively with peers and stakeholders.

PLO 6: Generate solutions to problems relating to maritime operations using scientific and critical thinking skills.

PLO 7: Demonstrate the ability to manage information for lifelong learning skill in line with the advancement of global development.

PLO 8: Exhibit awareness and understanding of business practices, and technopreneurial competencies.


Programme Structure

Semester Course Name
Semester 1


  • Marine and Coastal Environment
  • Maritime Economics
  • Marine Technology
  • International Business
  • Research Method
  • Maritime Law
Semester 2


  • Ship Operations, Brokering & Chartering
  • Seminar on Contemporary Issues in Maritime Operations
  • Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • Master’s Degree Dissertation 1
Semester 3


  • Master’s Degree Dissertation 2


  • Maritime Logistics
  • Marine Insurance and Risk Management
  • E-Commerce & Information Technology
  • Ship Design Technology
  • Shipyard and Engineering Project Management


Contact Us

Kampus Cawangan Malaysian Institute of Marine Engineering Technology (UniKL MIMET)
Dataran Industri Teknologi Kejuruteraan Marin
Bandar Teknologi Maritim
Jalan Pantai Remis
32200 Lumut
Perak Darul Ridzuan

Marketing, Student Recruitment & Admission (MeSRA):

  1. Ahmad Mustafid bin Dahalan +6017-302 5361 (
  2. Mohd Firdaus bin Mohd Aziad +6019-496 6040 (
  3. Marhaini binti Jamaluddin +6010-931 4012 (

Head of Section, Postgraduate Studies:

  1. Dr Khairul Anuar Mat Saad +6013-4133031 (

General line: +605-690 9000 / 9014
Fax: +605-690 9091 / 9033