Admissions Process

Admissions & Enrollment

We advise you to follow the five basic steps noted below which will assist you in the process towards applying to the Online MSc Shipping programme. You will be contacted by an Admissions representative who will present you with an overview of what you should expect from the online programme and guide you through the steps of the admissions and enrollment process. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, comments or concerns.





How to apply

Contact us

You can enquire information by:

  • Completing the enquiry form
  • Sending an e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Calling us at:
    0044-2074425552
  • Requesting a Skype meeting
  • Asking us to call you

Feedback

An admissions representative will respond to your enquiry and provide you with the applicable information related to the application procedures and enrollment process.

Apply

Upon submitting a complete application packet, we will process and evaluate your academic records and respond to you regarding your admissions status.

Interview

As part of the admissions process, you will be requested to participate in an online personal interview, preferably via Skype.

Enroll

Upon receiving your letter of admission, you will be requested to confirm your attendance. Activation of your enrollment is materialized with the settlement of the tuition fees.

Step 1

Contact us

You can inquire information by:

  • Completing the enquiry form
  • Sending an e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Calling us at +30 210-pending
  • Requesting a Skype meeting
  • Asking us to call you
  • Step 2

    Feedback

    An admissions representative will respond to your enquiry and provide you with the applicable information related to the application procedures and enrollment process.

    Step 3

    Apply

    Upon submitting a complete application packet, we will process and evaluate your academic records and respond to you regarding your admissions status.

    Step 4

    Interview

    As part of the admissions process, you will be requested to participate in an online personal interview, preferably via Skype.

    Step 5

    Enroll

    Upon receiving your letter of admission, you will be requested to confirm your attendance. Activation of your enrollment is materialized with the settlement of the tuition fees.

    Enrollment Periods

    For the Academic Year 2016-2017, all applicants that meet the qualifications and requirements for BCA’s online MSc in Shipping course, may select one of the following enrollment periods:


    Enrollment period Classes start
    Spring 2017 13th February 2017
    Summer 2017 12th June 2017
    Autumn 2017 31th October 2017

    For the Academic Year 2015-2016, all applicants that meet the qualifications and requirements for BCA’s online MSc in Shipping course, may select one of the 4 enrollment periods:


    Autumn 2016
    Winter 2017

    Entry Requirements

    In order to be considered for admission in the Online MSc Shipping programme, it is essential that applicants fulfill the following entry requirements:



    Academic Qualifications:
    •  2nd class honours degree from a UK University, or
    •  Bachelor from an American University with GPA 2.75 and above in shipping, business, economics, legal or quantitative disciplines, or
    •  Ptychion of 6.0 and above from an AEI University or
    •  Ptychion of 7.0 and above from a TEI University.
    •  Maritime / Marine Academy degrees may be considered.
    English Language Qualifications:
    •  IELTS: a minimum score of 6.5 (with a minimum score of 6.0 in each component of the test)
    •  Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): Pass at C1 level
    •  Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): C and above
    •  Cambridge English: First (FCE): B and above
    •  Examination for the Certificate of Proficiency in English (ECPE): P (Pass) and above
    •  Pearson Academic (PTE): 53 (with a minimum score of 51 in each component of the test)
    •  BCA IELTS Placement Test: a minimum score of 6.5 (with a minimum score of 6.0 in each component of the test)
    •  Other English language qualifications may be considered.
    Working Experience:

    Relevant experience may be considered accordingly (3 years of experience at managerial level in a shipping or shipping related company is normally required).

    Required Documents

    Before completing the Online Application, please make sure that you possess the following documents for your own convenience:

  • Proof of Academic Qualification
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Photocopy of identification card or Passport
  • One passport-size photograph
  • Proof of Work Experience (where necessary)
  • CV or resume
  • Tuition Fees

    Full Time
    (1 year duration)

    Part Time
    (normally 2 years, maximum 5 years)

    € 9,500
    Payable Prior to the Commencement of the Programme
    € 10,600
    Payable In 2-4 Installments:
    Two Installments: € 5,300 each
    Four Installments: € 2,650 each

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