The College of Engineering launched the Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Maritime Studies in July 2004. The programme focuses primarily on tertiary education in shipping, business, management, and maritime science and technology, to build up the expertise of the local shipping industry as well as working towards establishing Singapore as a centre of excellence for shipping business, research and development.
Starting in August 2008, the Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Maritime Studies with Business Major is offered jointly by the School of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Nanyang Business School. These programmes are targeted for suitable candidates with GCE A-levels, IB, and diploma holders who have relevant qualifications.
Bachelor of Science in Maritime Studies with Specialization in International Trading Programme
Bachelor of Science in Maritime Studies with a Second Major in Business and Specialization in International Trading Programme
With effect from August 2015, International Trading will be offered to the Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Maritime Studies, and Bachelor of Science (Hon) degree with Second Major in Business as an additional specialization. It is jointly offered by the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Nanyang Business School. This programme will allow graduate to enhance competitive advantage for career opportunities in the Industries of International Trading.
The Maritime Studies programmes are conducted jointly by NTU and the BI Norwegian Business School, Norway, and leads to the award of the Maritime Studies BSc degrees by NTU. An internship to the maritime industry as well as field visits supplements the learning experience.