Unit of Maritime Law and Maritime Studies - University of KwaZulu-Natal

Initiative Type: Training

Belém Statement Area: Ocean Technology

Initiative Location: South Africa

Time Frame: 2012-Ongoing


Strategic research and knowledge initiative. Established in 2012, the Unit is located within the School of Law, one of the largest contact law schools in South Africa. Through its multi-disciplinary approach, strong collaboration with the School of Accounting, Economics and Finance (SAEF) and research interactions with other disciplines at the University, the Unit consolidates an amalgam of diverse and value-adding maritime offerings, making it one of the most unique in South Africa and on the African continent. Principal areas of teaching excellence at postgraduate level range from maritime law, maritime transport, port economics and customs and excise.

Contact: University of Kwazulu-Natal

Initiative Website: http://maritime.ukzn.ac.za/home.aspx