The World Maritime University (WMU) was founded in 1983 by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), a specialized agency of the United Nations, as its premier centre of excellence for maritime postgraduate education, research, and capacity building. The University offers unique postgraduate educational programmes, undertakes wide-ranging research in maritime and ocean-related studies, and continues maritime capacity building in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
TETA stands for The Transport Education Training Authority and was established under the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998. The authority reports to the Minister of Higher Education and is also responsible for increasing competency in the transport sector. It ensures that skilled and efficient individuals work effectively within the transport sector. They also assure the quality of education and training within the sector.
The World Maritime University (WMU) is located in Malmo, Sweden and was founded in 1983 on 4 July. It is a postgraduate university and works to improve the future of maritime. They aim to achieve excellence in postgraduate education in maritime and promote sustainable development. The core values of the WMU are as follows:
Requirements and eligibility
All the below-mentioned eligibility criteria must be fulfilled by the interested candidates. There should not be any exceptions or the application will not be considered.
The candidate must hold South African citizenship.
The candidate must be enrolled at World Maritime University.
The candidate must be employed at the time of application.
The candidate must be employed for at least 12 months at the same place.
The candidate must hold an experience of at least 3 years in the maritime sector in South Africa.
The candidate must get consent from their employer that they can participate in the programme and you will not lose their employment.
Females candidates and middle managers will be given preference.
The candidates with competency in the computers will be preferred.
All the mentioned documents must be sent via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and not with the application form. If any document is missing or faulty, the application will be rejected.
Certified copies of ID documents.
Certified copy of passport, if applicable.
Certified copy of the application, if you have applied for the passport.
Application for enrollment at WMU for admission. Make sure to attach the matriculation certificate with it.
Motivational statement by TETA which can be downloaded from here.
Consent letter from the employer at the current job. It should confirm that the employer is not against the candidate taking part in this programme and will be able to join again after completing the programme.
An application form regarding Financial support for students who are unable to secure funding in their home countries. You can download the form here. The application must be advanced by the employer and sent via email at email@example.com
A signed document implies that the candidate agrees with the terms and conditions. You can download the T&C here.
How to apply
The applications need to be submitted online through the official website of WMU.