The BSc in Shipping course is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in shipping to broaden their horizons and raise expectations also provides students with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the key subjects relevant to a career in shipping.
Your degree course will enable you to study a number of leading-edge shipping subjects as well as allowing you to explore innovative and contemporary themes relevant to the modern-day shipping business environment. The Course is taught and assessed in either English or Greek only in the first year, from the 2nd year onwards is taught in English.
In the first year (foundation level) of your course you will be introduced to the major subjects of shipping business as well as the general business principles. In the second (certificate level) of your course you will be introduced to the major subjects of shipping. In your third year (intermediary level) you will continue to study the major subjects of shipping and you will build upon knowledge gained in the first years. This will provide important foundations for your degree course. The course has been designed to be flexible in the choice of option subjects that you can study in year four (honours level). A number of designated themes have been established that will enable you to pursue clearly defined shipping disciplines. The subjects
Main Educational Aims of the Course
The principal aim of the Shipping course is to provide a contemporary and dynamic programme of study which gives students knowledge and understanding of core subjects relevant to shipping business and management. The purpose of the course follows that set out in the QAA Benchmarks for Business and Management courses:
The Shipping course is designed to be flexible in the choice of option subjects offered to students. A number of designated themes have been established that enable students to pursue clearly defined shipping areas. In this way, it is envisaged that students will be able to specialise in areas of interest. The designated themes/pathways include operations, insurance & maritime law, shipping investment & finance.
The specific aims of the course are to:
BSc Shipping with Operations and Management
Single Honours Course
BSc Shipping with Insurance & Maritime Law
Single Honours Course
BSc Shipping with Shipping Investment & Finance
Single Honours Course
Below you will find a list of admissions requirements and the application material you need to collect:
1) Application form 2) A certified photocopy of your high school certificate (apolytirion) or International Baccalaureate Diploma
3) A reference letter 4) A photocopy of your identity card
5) 5 colour photographs
6) Those who wish to attend our undergraduate programs in English are required to submit one of the following certifications:
Applicants can be admitted to the second year of undergraduate studies (Certificate Level) as long as the grade of their high school certificate (apolytirion) is 16 or above. Those who wish to attend second year modules in English should also submit one of the following certifications:
International Baccalaureate Diploma Graduates
Applicants can be admitted to the second year of undergraduate studies (Certificate Level) as long as the grade of their Diploma is 28 and above. Those who wish to attend second year modules in English should also submit one of the following certifications:
In order to complete the process of your admission to BCA, you have to submit all the necessary documents to our offices. As far as the application form is concerned, please note that you can fill it in, if you wish, at the BCA offices.
No work experience is required.
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BCA was founded in 1971 and was the first college in Greece to cover the educational gap that existed at the time in growing sectors with great demand such as economy and management, tourism studies and computer studies. At the same time, BCA was the first educational institute with branches in Switzerland and Italy, the first education institute to introduce studies that were closely connected to the job market with professors – professionals of the sector.