World Maritime University Rankings

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In the World#4116 of 14178
In Europe#1221 of 2794
In Sweden#27 of 39
In Malmo#2 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
375
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Website
wmu.se
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
790
Citations
5,549

World Maritime University majors

by publication count

Business
190
Engineering
179
Political science
120
Geography
97
Environmental science
64
Economics
29
Computer science
24
Sociology
9
History
5
Materials science
5
Geology
4
Medicine
4
Art
3
Biology
3
Psychology
3
Mathematics
2
Physics
2
Philosophy
1
Chemistry
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering14512,480
Political science1885201
Business2254457
Geography2433227
Environmental science2641380
Economics3043124
Computer science3051716
Geology328337
Mathematics3752184
Materials science59241
Biology61196
Psychology63863

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199321
199400
199500
199600
199700
199800
1999500
2000553
2001111
200222
200367
20041415
20051121
20064650
200728128
200820168
200925225
201021243
201121259
201229264
201347320
201449336
201540396
201627371
201739448
201862415
201929453
202052674

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions Requirementsa Master’s degree in a relevant discipline, or an equivalent university qualification; competence in English language, demonstrated by an internationally recognised standard test; computer competence; English language test result: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): 96+ in the internet-based test, 590+ in the paper-based test International English Language Testing System (IELTS): band 7.0 or above. Cambridge Examinations: Cambridge Proficiency Examination at grade A or B GCE O-level or the equivalent: a good pass grade
Academic CalendarSeptember - December - semester 1: foundation studies; January-August - semester 2: specialisation; September-December - semester 3: students have a choice from a range of electives
Enrollment375
Full time employee25
Student:staff ratio15:1

Tuition

Local studetns15,000; field study programmes 2,500 (EUR)

World Maritime University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Masterexamen (Degree of Master) / Konstnärlig masterexamen (Degree of Master in Fine Arts)Environmental Studies, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marine Transport, Safety Engineering, Transport Management
DoktorsexamenMarine Science and Oceanography

General info

Alternative namesWMU
Founded1983
WikipediaWorld Maritime University
AccreditationAs a United Nations University (UNU), World Maritime University is not part of the Swedish system
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Association of Universities (IAU)
European University Association (EUA)
International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 500
Malmö, Skane County, 201 24
Sweden
City population322,000
Phone+46 (40) 35 63 57
Fax+46 (40) 12 84 42

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