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RMU Students come from the sub region and beyond.

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Why Choose RMU?

Founded in 1958, the Regional Maritime University is one of the oldest maritime universities in Africa and boasts a rich and proud history.

Our courses are developed in collaboration with industry and government bodies, placing our highly skilled graduates in high demand across the globe.

We are ISO certified and globally recognised as being a centre for excellence. Our specialist teaching, learning and research facilities are internationally acclaimed and are utilised by government bodies and maritime-related businesses world-wide. 

About Our University

We are a tertiary institution with diplomatic status located in Accra – Ghana and a branch of the World Maritime University, Founded by the Republics of Ghana, Cameroon, The Gambia, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

The university attained full University status in 2007 and was transitioned from the Regional Maritime Academy (R.M.A.) which was established to promote regional co-operation in the maritime industry focusing on the training to ensure the sustained growth and development of the industry.  The RMU also maintains the same overall objective.

Whatever your particular talents, interests, or passion, RMU has a professionally focused academic program for you.

Programs of Study


Choosing your advanced degree is an important decision. Our programs help you build the career of your dreams.

Post - Graduate Programs

Change your life and promote yourself at your convenience with a graduate degree from RMU.

IMO Mandatory Courses

Convenient, flexible options to supplement your education and take your career to the next level.

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