Career perspectives

Your shipping management degree prepares you for a career in global shipping, trade and finance, or in the energy and commodities markets. Enjoy unparalleled networking and job-seeking opportunities when you study at our centre of excellence. You’ll be learning in the City of London, where the international finance, maritime and commodity trading industries connect.

With a degree in shipping operations you can work in shipbroking, making deals between shipowners and charterers or the buyers and sellers of ships. An MSc in Shipping, Trade and Finance is your first step into shipping operations, chartering or marine insurance. Or go into financial services, including investment banking and asset management.

Your MSc in Energy, Trade and Finance could lead to roles in commodity trading, shipping, shipping operations and logistics management. Graduates also hold senior roles in government, law, management consultancy, commercial and investment banking, manufacturing, finance and stockbroking, as well as academia.

Why study Shipping and energy at City?