Maritime World is one of the important components of trade world. Research shows that 95% of trading sectors in the world are using sea transportation. Therefore, there should be a competent expert to control the trading process using the sea transportation; starting from controlling ocean freight transportation, processing and handling export - import, licensing documents in and out of the vessels.
Akademi Ilmu Pelayaran / AIP (Merchant Marine Academy) has Port and Shipping Management Program Diploma IV which will produce experts for port administrative and bureaucratic process of shipping. Starting from a department namedKetatalaksanaan dan Kepelabuhanan (KTK) (Port Management) which now has changed its name to Ketatalaksanaan Angkutan Laut dan Kepelabuhanan / KALK (Port and Shipping Management).
Established in 1964 Ketatalaksanaan dan Kepelabuhanan /KTK (Port Management) graduated the first 9 graduates ofKetatalaksanaan dan Kepelabuhanan/ KTK (Port Management). T his department is improving their cadets to be professionals in Shipping Management, Logistics, Customs, freight forwarding, Import Export handling, and Government Agencies.
Diploma IV Duration consists 8 Semesters.
The Program :
- Using the semester credit system with total study load of 150-160 credits
- Semester 1, 2, 3 and 4 are for learning theory and laboratory practice.
- Semester 5 and 6 are for training in the port and shipping companies for 1 full year (12 months).
- Semester 7 and 8, cadets and female cadets gain Diploma IV course materials and customs competence.