Dalian Maritime University

Introduction

Dalian Maritime University (DMU) is located in southwestern Dalian, which is a famous coastal city in northeastern China. The University covers an area of one million square meters with almost half a million square meters occupied by buildings. DMU is one of the largest and best maritime universities and is the only key maritime institution under the Ministry of Communications, People’s Republic of China.

Established more than a century ago, the university was designed to develop in students “a steadfast, rigorous, diligent, and pioneering spirit”. Regarding “Scientific Navigation” as its educational feature and through years of hard work and development, the university today enjoys a high reputation internationally as an excellent center of maritime education and training as recognized by the International Maritime Organization (IMO).

Presently DMU has 2 Post-doctoral Research Centers, 2 Primary Discipline Doctoral Programs, 16 Subordinate Discipline Doctoral Programs, 9 Primary Discipline Master’s Programs, 64 Subordinate Discipline Master’s Programs, and 42 undergraduate programs. The University is authorized to confer MBA, MPA, J.M, and ME, and an on-the-job master’s degree for higher education faculty. The University owns buildings for maritime sciences that contain fully functional equipments and facilities. There are also maritime training and research centers, such as survival training center, harbor basin, library, swimming pool, and planetarium. DMU has a training dock and over 40 laboratories for teaching, training and research that also include a full mission ship-handling simulator and an engine room simulator. DMU also owns and operates two ocean-going training vessels. The current student population has risen to approximately 25,000.

The University has an international vision regarding academic cooperation and exchange. Since 1979, DMU has established cooperative relations with more than 20 international renowned maritime institutions, which include those in Russia, USA, Japan, Great Britain, Korea, Australia, Sweden, Egypt and Vietnam. The academic relationships with these sister universities are maintained through mutual visits, faculty staff and student exchanges, joint programs and joint research projects. In March 2005, the first joint MSc Program in Maritime Safety and Environmental Management was successfully inaugurated at DMU. This further enhances the University’s level of international academic cooperation. The University has established long-term cooperative relationships with international organizations and institutions, including the IMO, the International Labor Organization (ILO), the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU), the Association of the Maritime Education and Training Institutes in Asia Pacific (AMETIAP), the International Maritime Lecturers Association (IMLA), Asia-Pacific Economics Cooperation (APEC), the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the International Shipping Federation (ISF), the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), as well as some world famous shipping companies.

The University was enrolled in the first batch of institutions under the Chinese Government Scholarship Program and began to recruit foreign students in 1955. Since 2008, DMU has provided excellent students with Liaoning Provincial Government Scholarship and Dalian Government Scholarship. Up to now, more than 4,500 foreign students and advanced professionals from over 70 countries and regions have been educated and trained at DMU.

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Why DMU?

Dalian Maritime University (DMU), founded in 1909, is the only key maritime institution under the Ministry of Transport, China. DMU enjoys a high reputation internationally as an excellent center of maritime education and training as recognized by International Maritime Organization.

DMU has an international vision regarding academic cooperation and exchange. Since 1979, DMU has established cooperative relations with more than 102 international renowned universities and institutions, including those in Russia, USA, Japan, UK, Korea, Australia, Sweden, Egypt and Vietnam, etc.

DMU began to recruit foreign students in 1955. Up to now, more than 4,500 foreign students and advanced professionals from over 70 countries and regions have been educated and trained at DMU. At present, more than 90000 advanced professionals have been educated and trained at DMU, most of which have become the backbone of world’s shipping industry.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Chinese

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Master Logistics Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 30 - 60  September 2017 China Dalian

Cultivate students to be adapted to the need of scientific advancement and social development, to master solid theoretical foundation and systematical specialized knowledge, to know the research level and development direction of Logistics Engineering and Management and the frontiers of this field at home and abroad , to be capable of doing scientific research and undertaking independently specialized technical work, to use Chinese language skillfully, to be physically and mentally healthy. [+]

Cultivation Objective: Cultivate students to be adapted to the need of scientific advancement and social development, to master solid theoretical foundation and systematical specialized knowledge, to know the research level and development direction of Logistics Engineering and Management and the frontiers of this field at home and abroad, to be capable of doing scientific research and undertaking independently specialized technical work, to use Chinese language skillfully, to be physically and mentally healthy. Main Courses: Modern Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Optimization Methods in Operations Research, Transport Economics and Geography, Research Methodology in Maritime and Port Economics, Port and Shipping Logistics System Optimization, Risk Management, Port Management and Policy, Management and Implementation of Enterprise Information Systems, Shipping Economy and Management, Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management, etc. Application qualification: 1. Applicants must be foreign citizens in good health. 2. Applicants must be under the age of 40, have a valid passport and a Bachelor Degree. Documents required for application: 1. Application Form for International Students to Study at Dalian Maritime University 2. Photocopy of the personal information page of passport (photocopy of a valid Chinese visa is required to submit if an applicant is in China upon application) 3. Notarized certificate of bachelor’s degree or Enrollment Certificate of bachelor’s degree study (applicable to this year’s graduates who haven’t received the degree certificate) 4. Notarized all official undergraduate transcripts 5. Two recommendation letters from professors or associate professors 6. Study Plan, including personal information, education background, work experience, and academic research proposal (no fewer than 2500 words in English) 7. Internationally recognized certificate of proficiency in English (TOEFL/IELTS/TOEIC or other certificates) Applicants without a certificate as above mentioned should pass English level test organized by DMU so as to be admitted to attend the master’s degree programs in English-medium. Cultivation Requirement: Curriculum requirement: The courses are mainly composed of compulsory courses (compulsory general education courses and compulsory core requirement courses), optional courses and academic paper. The total credits should be no less than 30. Paper requirement: The dissertation of master’s degree is composed of opening report, intermediate inspection, and thesis defense. The application and procedures of thesis defense should follow The Implementation Regulations of Conferring Master’s or Doctoral Degree of Dalian Maritime University and The Provisions of the Application and Organization of Thesis Defense of Dalian Maritime University. A qualified dissertation should be logical, concise and coherent, having clear conception, rigorous analysis, correct theoretical deduction, reliable data, economical and social benefits, and academic value. In addition, it should provide new insights into the filed of study and show that the author is capable of doing scientific research and undertaking independently specialized technical work. [-]

Master of Law

Campus Full time 2 - 4  September 2017 China Dalian

Cultivate students to have solid theoretical foundation and specialized knowledge of Law Science, to know the research level and development direction of Law Science and the frontiers of this field at home and abroad, to master certain knowledge of related disciplines, to be capable of using theories and norms of law to solve problems with judicial practice, to be able to make creative research results, to read literature of Law in English without difficulties, to have good ability of writing, conducting international academic exchange, and doing oral communication skillfully. [+]

(research orientation: maritime law/international law) Cultivation Objective: Cultivate students to have solid theoretical foundation and specialized knowledge of Law Science, to know the research level and development direction of Law Science and the frontiers of this field at home and abroad, to master certain knowledge of related disciplines, to be capable of using theories and norms of law to solve problems with judicial practice, to be able to make creative research results, to read literature of Law in English without difficulties, to have good ability of writing, conducting international academic exchange, and doing oral communication skillfully. Main Courses: Research orientation-Maritime Law: Maritime Law of China, Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, Charter Party, Maritime Law, Marine Insurance Act, Maritime Litigation and Arbitration, Compensation Law of Marine Pollution Damage, etc. Research orientation-International Law: International Trade Law, Private International Law, International Commercial Litigation and Arbitration, International Investment Law, International Financial Law, International Technology Trade Law, etc. Application qualification: 1. Applicants must be foreign citizens in good health. 2. Applicants must be under the age of 40, have a valid passport and a Bachelor Degree. Documents required for application: 1. Application Form for International Students to Study at Dalian Maritime University 2. Photocopy of the personal information page of passport (photocopy of a valid Chinese visa is required to submit if an applicant is in China upon application) 3. Notarized certificate of bachelor’s degree or Enrollment Certificate of bachelor’s degree study (applicable to this year’s graduates who haven’t received the degree certificate) 4. Notarized all official undergraduate transcripts 5. Two recommendation letters from professors or associate professors 6. Study Plan, including personal information, education background, work experience, and academic research proposal (no fewer than 2500 words in English) 7. Internationally recognized certificate of proficiency in English (TOEFL/IELTS/TOEIC or other certificates) Applicants without a certificate as above mentioned should pass English level test organized by DMU so as to be admitted to attend the master’s degree programs in English-medium. Cultivation Requirement: Curriculum requirement: The courses are mainly composed of compulsory courses (compulsory general education courses and compulsory core requirement courses), optional courses and academic paper. The total credits should be no less than 24. Paper requirement: The dissertation of master’s degree is composed of opening report, intermediate inspection, and thesis defense. The application and procedures of thesis defense should follow The Implementation Regulations of Conferring Master’s or Doctoral Degree of Dalian Maritime University and The Provisions of the Application and Organization of Thesis Defense of Dalian Maritime University. A qualified dissertation should be logical, concise and coherent, having clear conception, rigorous analysis, correct theoretical deduction, reliable data, economical and social benefits, and academic value. In addition, it should provide new insights into the filed of study and show that the author is capable of doing scientific research and undertaking independently specialized technical work. [-]

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1st Linghai Road, International Education College, Room 403
Dalian Maritime University

Liaoning Province, China, 116026 CN
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No. 1, China Linghai Road,
Liaoning, 116026 CN