World Maritime University


The World Maritime University (WMU), in Malmö, Sweden, is a postgraduate maritime university under the United Nations, founded by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in 1983 as its premier institution for maritime postgraduate education, research, and capacity building. WMU;


       contributes to maritime capacity building and the development of effective policies for the global maritime community;

       helps build a sustainable world through maritime education and research in the maritime sector;

       educates future global maritime leaders, experts and professionals;

       provides a forum for international collaboration on maritime transportation.