The Maritime Institute is the largest research unit of the research group of Public International Law.
Research is supervised by Prof. dr. F. Maes and the national and international collaboration regarding education is under supervision of Prof. dr. E. Somers, who is general director.
Activities and news:
- conferences, colloquia and workshops
- advice and studies for governmental and non-governemental organisations and private companies. We are specialised in international maritime law, law of the sea, national and international environmental law, national and international nature preservation law, transport law and related policy aspects
- Permanent training Port Management
NEW - Master of Science in Maritime Science
The Master of Science in Maritime Science – an inter-university programme created by both Ghent University (UGent) and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), taught in English and only accessible for students who already have a Master degree – will be organized for the first time during the academic year 2015-2016.
Tel: +32 9 264 68 97
Fax: +32 9 264 69 98