I am very happy to welcome you to the Faculty of Shipping Administration at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University. As the motto of the University is to be the centre of maritime excellence, the faculty is trying to focus its academic activities in shipping administration which is the significant part of the maritime industry. At present, the faculty is conducting a Master Programme named "Master in Port & Shipping Management" under the department of Port and Shipping Management. The Faculty is determined to serve the country with quality education in the field of port, shipping, logistics management, freight forwarding, cargo operation, fleet management, ship chartering & brokering practices, supply chain management, ship sales and purchase, etc. Such initiative certainly will create opportunities to transform the knowledge and skills into action in complex socio-economic context to contribute for the betterment of our community. To support these academic activities we have prominent academicians, professionals, maritime experts in the form of full time and adjunct faculty. In addition to the formal course works, the Faculty also arranges short courses, seminars and workshops, industrial visit, field visits which contributes to enrich the learning experience of our students.
Students who wish to follow a career in port and shipping administration and management or in the related fields of logistics, freight forwarding, port agency, ship chartering, brokering, sale and purchase should enroll under this faculty. I expect that this faculty will produce qualified professional who can handle the complex nature of shipping administrations, sea transport and logistics. We try to provide practical skills to our students so that they can enable themselves to cope with the job market on attainment of their degree.
Cdre M Ziauddin Alamgir, (L), NGP, fdc, psc, BN
Dean, Faculty of Shipping Administration