Colleges and Universities

Browse the list of Colleges and Universities that offer maritime education

  • Blackpool and Fylde (Fleetwood Nautical)

    One of the UK’s top nautical establishments, attracting students from all over the world, with a graduate to employment rate of 100%.

  • City of Glasgow College

    City of Glasgow College is a further education college of nautical and maritime studies, and a provider of marine and offshore training courses.

  • Falmouth Marine School

    Falmouth Marine School provides a comprehensive selection of courses; specialising in Boatbuilding, Leisure & Watersports, Marine Engineering and Marine Science & Biology.

  • JPMA (John Percival Marine Associates) and Hoylake Sailing School Ltd

    JPMA offers training and tuition to Merchant Navy, Superyacht and Workboat professionals to all levels; specialising in preparation for MCA Oral exams for both Deck and Engineering.

  • LJMU – Liverpool John Moore’s University

    Liverpool John Moores University has as an array of marine training facilities, including a ship-handling and escort tug simulator. They offer a wide variety of maritime courses and qualifications.

  • East Coast College, Lowestoft

    East Coast College, Lowestoft is a leading provider of training and competence services to the maritime, offshore and energy industries.

  • MLA College

    MLA College is a provider of online and distance learning degrees in a range of Maritime and Marine based subjects.

  • NAFC Marine Centre

    The NAFC Marine Centre is an educational and scientific institute, located in Shetland. The Centre delivers training and education, carries our research and development, and provides consultancy, advisory and other services for the maritime industries.

  • National Maritime College of Ireland (NMCI)

    NMCI have World class training facilities including one of the largest suites of marine simulators globally and state of the art environmental pool, jetty, fire yard and engine rooms. They offer a wide variety of courses and training.

  • National Maritime Training Centre (NMTC) - North Kent College

    The National Maritime Training Centre is a leading provider of maritime education and practical training, providing up to date equipment and expert training using dedicated specialist classrooms, a Fire Training Ground and Thameside Jetty.

  • Noss Marine Academy (South Devon College)

    South Devon’s College, Noss Marine Academy, is a Maritime centre of excellence for training and education. They are an approved training centre for The Royal Yachting Association (RYA), a member of The British Marine Federation (BMF) and The Institute for Outdoor Learning (IOL).

  • Orkney College

    The Maritime Studies Department, on its own pier in Stromness, has been training seafarers for over 40 years.

  • Port Academy Liverpool

    Port Academy Liverpool is a one-stop-shop for courses in port operations and maritime logistics, based in Merseyside, North West.

  • Scottish Maritime Academy

    The Scottish Maritime Academy at North East Scotland College is one of Scotland's premier maritime education and training providers.

  • South Shields Marine School

    South Shields Marine School offers cadet programmes, professional industry training, off-shore & safety training to international shipping & maritime industries.

  • South West Maritime Academy

    South West Maritime Academy are industry leaders in the provision of MCA & RYA approved maritime safety training courses, offering a wide range of maritime courses including the mandatory STCW 95 & 2010 Basic Safety Training – essential for all seafaring personnel.

  • University of Plymouth

    The school is one of the largest and best equipped of its kind in Europe, with a dedicated fleet of vessels, purpose built laboratories, world-class wave tanks, and newly built Marine Station.

  • Warsash Maritime Academy

    Warsash Maritime Academy has provided first class education, training, consultancy and research services to the international shipping, commercial yacht, and offshore oil and gas industries for nearly 70 years.

  • Whitby and District Fishing School

    Whitby and District Fishing School is a specialist fishing centre offering education and training in all areas of the fishing industry.