National Centre for Maritime Policy Research (NCMPR) – Karachi Pakistan was established in 2007, under the directions of Federal Government, to provide seat of excellence for maritime policy research, serve as Think-Tank for multidisciplinary study of maritime affairs and cardinal guidelines & solutions to the challenges in maritime domain.
NCMPR core objectives are to promote maritime education, increase public awareness, conduct maritime research and provide a platform for workshops, seminars and conferences on maritime subjects. To promote maritime education and awareness, NCMPR has taken lead in instituting formal education in maritime sector by offering HEC accredited MBA in Logistics & Maritime Management, Executive MBA in Logistics & Port Management, Post Graduate Diploma and Professional Certificate Courses in Logistics and Port Management.
The significance of Maritime programmes is to strengthen the management capacities of the students working within the maritime companies and organizations and to equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills to become effective leaders in a rapidly expanding maritime industry. NCMPR continues to improve the quality and diversity of its academic programmes.