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Marine Affairs M.A.

Master (ISCED 2011 level 7)


Duration 4 semesters
Cost From $ 17,957

Designed to educate students in the interdisciplinary analysis needed for effective marine and coastal management, the program offers a solid foundation in issues confronting policymakers, environmental managers, and businesses at every governmental level.


  • Climate Adaptation and Resilience
  • Coastal and Island Communities
  • Conservation
  • Environmental Justice
  • Fisheries and Marine Ecosystems
  • Ocean Energy Resources
  • Ocean Policy and Law
  • Ports and Shipping
  • Spatial Planning and Management
  • Tourism and Recreation

Classes Offered

  • Kingston Campus
  • Days and Evenings

Time to Completion

  • Full-time: 2 years
Structural components
Industry partners
International component
Practical/Field work
Language training
Research Project

ISCED Categories

Project management
Personal skills and communication
Ocean Literacy
Maritime economy
Policy and governance
Logistics and shipping management
Marine and maritime law
Environmental protection technology
Coastal and marine tourism
Marine spatial planning