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Maritime Training at Kalmar Maritime Academy and Logistics & Supply Chain Management Education at LNU at Vaxjo and Kalmar Campuses

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Established in 2010 through a merger between Vaxjo University and University of Kalmar, Linnaeus University (LNU - Linnéuniversitetet) is a state university with its campuses located at Vaxjo and Kalmar in the Smaland region of Sweden. LNU offers over 150 degree programs and 2,000 single-subject courses varied subjects within arts and humanities, health and life sciences, the social sciences, the natural sciences, technology, and business and economics.

With 2,000 employees and more than 31,000 students (including over 1,600 international students), Linnaeus University is a modern, international university and its name is inspired by the famous botanist Carl Linnaeus. Linnaeus University focuses on high quality research and covers a wide range of disciplines. The research at Linnaeus University in the field of maritime science deals with how to reach environmentally sustainable and safe shipping with a good working environment.

The School of Business and Economics at LNU offers distinguished education programs in economics, marketing, entrepreneurship and tourism. The programs are characterized by high quality, an international profile and close ties to the industry.

Established in 1842, Kalmar Maritime Academy has over 700 students who will become Master Mariners, Chief Engineers, Operating Technicians, and Engineers. Kalmar Maritime Academy also offers a comprehensive range of courses for professional mariner. Please note that the language of instruction for all courses is Swedish. Courses in English can be given upon request.

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Academic and Training Programs


Business School Programs

  • Master of Social Science or Master of Science in Business and Economics with specialization in Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management: Fronts in Management Accounting & Process- based Control
  • Master of Social Science or Master of Science in Business and Economics with specialization in Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management: Fronts in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Duration is of 2 years full-time in English - and also available as 1 year program
  • This program combines logistics and management accounting, which is unique. There is a great need for graduates who understands value creation with the end consumer in focus through cooperation and integration within the organization as well as with other companies.

Kalmar Maritime Academy Programs

  • Advanced Liquefied Gas Tanker Cargo Operations
  • Advanced Fire Fighting, refresh
  • Advanced Fire Fighting, refresher
  • Basic Safety refresher
  • Basic Safety refresher
  • BRM/ERM: Bridge Resource Management/
  • Engine Room Management
  • BTM: Bridge Team Management
  • Chemical tankers, deck & engineers
  • CCM: Crowd & Crisis Management
  • CCM: Crowd & Crisis Management, refresher
  • DP: Dynamic Positioning, Basic
  • DP: Dynamic Positioning, Advanced
  • Dangerous goods, basic
  • Dangerous goods, refresher
  • ECDIS
  • GOC, General Operator´s Certificate, basic
  • GOC, General Operator´s Certificate, refresher
  • Ice navigation
  • Maritime Leadership
  • Medical Care refresh + 2 days practical training
  • Medical First Aid
  • Marine Audit, refresher
  • MRM: Maritime Resource Management
  • Oil- och chemical tanker refresh, deck
  • Oil- och chemical tanker refresh, engineers
  • Revalidation of Certificate of Competency, deck officers
  • Refresh week Manila - combination course
  • Risk management
  • ROC, Restricted Operator´s Certificate, refresher
  • ROC, Restricted Operator´s Certificate, basic
  • SSO: Ship Security Officer

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