Metropolitan College receives accreditation by The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS)
Metropolitan College is proud to announce that it received accreditation by The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS), for its School of Shipping and Maritime Studies. The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) is a professional and learned society for all members of the commercial shipping industry worldwide. The Institute was founded in 1911 in London, and provides the shipping industry with highly qualified professionals being the only internationally recognised and influential professional body in the commercial maritime sphere. Metropolitan College graduates of the programmes offered in collaboration with Southampton Solent University, Bachelors and Masters, will be exempted from part of the exams required to gain ICS membership.
By gaining ICS accreditation, Metropolitan College becomes the only higher education institution in Greece that is accredited by the two most prestigious professional societies in the shipping industry worldwide, namely the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.