Maritime Development and Strategic Studies is a specialized post graduate course offered under the Department of Maritime Security and Strategic Studies. The duration of the program is 18 months (3 semesters). The program is designed with 13 theoretical courses, 6 development courses and a Dissertation/thesis. Total credit for the program is 57. The Program is designed to develop the students with an expertise in the field of Maritime Strategy and Maritime Security by imparting theory cum practically focused education of global standard. After successful completion of this Program, a student will be professionally competent to choose his career in a commercial shipping company, national and international maritime organization, seaport and Security organization.