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Bachelor Degree in Maritime and Port Management

Bachelor (ISCED 2011 level 6)


Duration 8 semesters

The UMIP offers graduates of this degree knowledge about the procedures of import operations, export, and transshipment of goods in a port terminal; the legal aspects that regulate the national port institutions, as well as the basic principles in the planning, organization, direction, control, and costing in the services of the port industry. It will also be able to supervise all the personnel and operations that are developed within the port system, will be able to evaluate and analyze the conditions that could affect the development of maritime transport, know the maritime legislation in the national and international field. The graduate will have character, responsibility, and tolerance, will act as a true agent of change. It will be able to make decisions and take actions that favor the protection of the environment and will be committed to the development and welfare of your society.


To provide students with the knowledge to perform successfully in high-level professional positions in maritime activities in terms of logistics and intermodal transport. Develop skills for its practical application in the logistics areas, modernizing the management of logistics applications through work tools.

Work Field

Ports, Transitory Agents, Shipping Companies, Chartering, Business Managers, Advisory Services, Port Operations, Cargo Operators and Consolidators, Ships Supply, Railway, Bunker Business, Governmental Institutions, Human Resources Management, Strategy and Maritime Market, Business Planning, Superintendent of Operations, Port Security Directorate, Private Enterprise, and Consulting.

Structural components
Internship/Workplace experience
Practical/Field work
Research Project

ISCED Categories

Personal skills and communication
Project management
Maritime economy
Policy and governance
Logistics and shipping management
Marine and maritime law