Gujarat Maritime University (GMU), Gandhinagar Overview
Maritime enthusiasts will now have another institution to pursue courses in this segment. Gujarat Maritime University (GMU) offers a brilliant platform to study maritime law, maritime policy, maritime environmental law, labour law, legal studies, maritime management, shipping and logistics, etc.
Under the Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2009, this institution has been established by the Gujarat Maritime Board to provide an all-rounder institution for such courses. A list of other schools is on the way giving it a full shape for exceptional maritime education.
This university has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC)
Different departments of GMU1. School of Maritime Management
In this school, aspirants will be able to pursue a management course in shipping and logistics. The course MBA – Shipping and Logistics has been designed based on the industry demand for specialized courses unlike other programmes. We exist to cater to a very specific industry need of highly trained professionals in terms of quality and sectoral knowledge matching international standards who would be comfortable working in any environment.2. School of Maritime Law, Policy, and Administration
In this school, students will find the following centres to study different subjects.
- Maritime Security Studies
- Maritime Environmental Law
- Post Graduate Legal Studies
- Maritime Labour Law
This is a specialized school where insights into maritime activities, logistics and ports will be delivered to students. It will offer a unique platform where students will be able to gather a global perspective of this industry.
Courses offered in GMU
This university is now offering post graduate courses in the following subjects.
- MBA - Shipping & Logistics
- LLM – International Trade Law
- LLM – Maritime Law
- PGD – International Trade Law
- PGD - Maritime Law