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Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Bangladesh (BSMRMU)

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Master in Maritime Business

The minimum requirements for admission in Master in Maritime Business (MMB) program are as follows:

a. A Bachelor degree or its equivalent in any field including Maritime Science, Business, Engineering, Agriculture etc will be required.

b. Applicant with general education must have at least second division or CGPA 2.25 in all public examination.

c. Applicants with GCE must have passed at least five subjects in O level (including mathematics) and at least two subjects in A level. However, applicant having more than two ‘D’ grades in O level and/or more than one ‘D’ grades in A level shall not be eligible for admission.

d. Applicants having at least two years job experience shall be given preference.

Master in Maritime Business (MMB) program is conducted by the Department of Management under the Faculty of Maritime Business Studies (FMBS). MMB is a 2 years full time professional postgraduate program which is equally divided into four semesters. Total credits of this program are 60 including 6 credit thesis. Besides, regular courses, workshop, seminar, guest lectures and certificate courses on contemporary issues are arranged frequently for the students. The program also includes at least one field trip/study tour/industrial visit in each semester. In the last semester, students go abroad for international study tour. The duration of each semester is 26 weeks. Distribution of a semester is as follows:


a. Classes 16 weeks
b. Mid Term Examination 01 week
c. Preparatory Leave 02 weeks
d. Term Final Examination 03 weeks
e. Recess 04 weeks

Fundamental of Maritime Business, Principles of Accounting, Management and Organizational Behaviour, Business Communication and Report Writing, Business Mathematics, Principles of Finance and Banking, Micro and Macro Economics, Maritime Economics, E-Business, Business Statistics, Maritime Insurance and Risk Management, Business Research Methodology, Human Resource Management, Maritime Resource Management, Legal Environment of Maritime Business, Fundamentals of Port Operations & Management, Tourism Management, Operations Management, Supply Chain and Logistics Management, Multi-modal Transportation System, Strategic Management and Corporate Maritime Strategies, Business Ethics, Law and Policy of Maritime Environment


Special emphasis on legal & business concepts and skills required for effectively administrating any maritime business organization, and handle its legal issues.

  • Govt. organizations including bank and insurance co.
  • Port, shipping and shipbuilding industries such as shipping liners, sea ports, container depot/terminals, shipbuilding organisations, Logistics Company, freight forwarding agencies and various maritime organisations at home and abroad.
  • Working as executives in maritime related business organizations or in commercial department of export and import related business organizations. i.e. garments sector, cement company, pharmaceuticals industry, food, beverage etc.
  • Academic career in universities, research organizations and maritime institutions at home & abroad
  • Exclusive opportunity to build research career in Maritime field