The Interdepartmental MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management (ISFM) comprises a unique combination of the three knowledge areas, which are essential for those employed or are interested to find work in the International Shipping industry. This is achieved through a modern, well-structured program, which combines reading of the international literature, laboratory classes, case studies, workshops, teaching, visits to companies and an academic dissertation aimed at enhancing research skills. The academic members of staff involved in the program are producing highly pioneering research in their respective fields of study. Business executives are also invited as keynote speakers in the program. All the above are disseminated in the curricula of the course units to make up a distinct educational program.
The MSc in ISFM aims to
Provide academic training to graduates and executives that are eager to find employment or are already working in the fields of Shipping, Finance and Management and wish to obtain a higher level of professional development through an English speaking postgraduate program.
Offer education in the scientific areas of Shipping, Finance and Management, in their specialized areas, to upper level managers of businesses and public and private organizations.
Provide education in the scientific areas of shipping, finance and management to students with officially recognized undergraduate degrees who wish to continue their studies in English, as well as to upper level managers of multinational corporations or organizations in Greece whose business is transacted in English.
Link the educational process with the specific needs of the local market and the international economy.
Promote AUEB on a worldwide basis and develop cooperation with the international academic community.
The Program is designed for highly intelligent applicants, with strong undergraduate studies and talent, who are ready to work hard and have the ambition to reach top positions on the executive ladder.