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Port and Maritime Business Management and Maritime Law

Internships

A broad range of job opportunities

 This degree programme provides students with a background in subjects that focus on work in the port and maritime industry from a theoretical-practical point of view within a competitive framework.

Internships begin after February except for special requests from companies requiring an intern. Students who are currently employed must provide proof and a report on their position, responsibilities, etc. in order to have credits recognised.

Internships are from 9:00 to 14:00 to enable students to attend classes during the afternoon

Evaluation and assessment during internships

Upon completion of the internships, the on-site supervisor will issue a report on the intern’s performance. Students will be required to submit their written impressions on the knowledge and skills acquired. Evaluation and assessment will be based on these reports.  

The economic fabric of this industry is comprised of specialised firms

The following companies signed agreements with the University of Deusto in 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12:

Companies

  • Bridgestone Hispania S.A. Bridgestone has become a leading world manufacturer of tyres and rubber goods. Small carts to huge dumper wheels measuring 4 metres in diameter as well as the incredible new Superjumbo A380 all use Bridgestone tyres. The company has over 140,000 employees in their international division, with 184 plants in 25 countries. The company markets its goods in over 150 countries.  
  • Combalia Agencia Marítima: offers services for maritime transport and ship consignment as well as international trade. Their management strategy focuses on meeting clients’ needs through the pursuit of excellence. The firm works as a shipping and regular liner service agent.
  • EMS Ship Supply EMS concentrates on marine ships and the high seas The company has undergone considerable growth in recent years, mainly through acquisitions.
  • González Abogados This law Firm based at the Bilbao Port specialises in maritime law, transport and international trade. Its attorneys have long standing experience in solving highly complex problems with ADR (Alternative Dispute Methods) -based methods.
  • Hamburg Sud Since its creation in 1871, Hamburg Süd has developed from a conventional shipping company to a transport logistics organisation operating worldwide. Today the firm ranks among the world’s 20 largest and is one of the key North-South trade suppliers.
  • Iberian Logistics Iberian Logistics was created in 2005. It forms part of the Vasco Catalana Group, a transport multinational working in 10 countries. It covers almost the entire logistics chain: Maritime agents, regular lines, transit, projects and chartering, international road transport, logistic operators, storage and distribution, tankers, customs.
  • Intertek Ibérica Intertek Ibérica specialises in reducing wastage when unloading oil by use of the patented technique “ squeezing”. Its success has enabled it to work with 100% of Spain’s oil refineries: PETRONOR, PETROMED (futura BP), CEPSA and REPSOL.
  • Izar Cutting Tools, S.A.L. This social economy company manufactures and sells cutting tools (drills, taps, milling cutters….) for industrial and professional use. The company has a global cutting tools programme. The aim is to permanently satisfy the needs and expectations of customers, shareholders, staff and society in general, creating wealth while respecting the environment.
  • Küne + Nagel S.A.Since the company was founded in Bremen in 1890, Kuehne + Nagel has undergone constant growth to become a leading logistics provider. The group has over 1,000 offices in over 100 countries and over 63,000 employees.
  • Grupo Marítima Candina S.L. Professionals from this firm are equipped to assist in any type of requests from ship captains, providing services 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • Marítima Dávila Marítima Davila has been a leader on the Spanish maritime scene since 1917. It is distinctive for its experience and expertise and offers a broad range of services to meet any customer need. Its technical infrastructure and professional staff are guarantee for shipping to any part of the world.
  • McAndrews Bilbao McAndrews is a land transport provider working in the the UK and Ireland, Spain, Portugal, the Netherlands, Poland, Scandinavia and Russia. The company offers adapted supply chain solutions by providing organised dynamic knowledge.
  • Nefarinter Operador de Transporte Multimodal Internacional Nefarinter is divided into two business units: one manages combined rail transport and the second smaller unit organises road transport. The company operates in all types of logistics for full loads: transport, storage, distribution, etc. in Spain and Europe.
  • San Simon & Duch San Simon & Duch gives legal assessment on Spanish and international affairs related to any field of Maritime Law, Transport Law and Insurance Law as well as international trade. The firm has adapted to the constant changes in the world of Maritime and Transport Law, and is well known on the international scene. 
  • SGS Española de Control S.A. SGS offers services that affect the lives of millions of people all over the world. Inspection, verification, tests, and certification worldwide make this company sustainable as it focuses on improving quality and productivity.
  • Grupo Toro y Betolaza Toro y Betolaza operates in the maritime industry: Ship owners, shipping agents, stevedores, customs agents, freight forwarders and transport. The head office is located in Bilbao -Santurce and Zierbena. The company also has offices in the Pasajes Port, Gijón-Avilés, Algeciras and Azuqueca de Henares. 
  • Uniport Bilbao Uniport is a non-profit organisation formed by companies committed to their customers and their port, the Bilbao Port Authority, Through cooperation, the aims of its partners are to: improved competitiveness (ensuring that the Bilbao port works better) and promotion (that the Bilbao port and its services are more widely known).
  • Correduría de Seguros S.A.U
  • Correduría General Marítima S.L.
  • Gasnaval S.A.
  • Kontseilaritza S.L.
  • Luis Baroja Correduría de Seguros S.L.
  • Soluciones Integrales Marítimas
  • Traimer Bilbao S.A.
  • Vasco Navarra de Navegación
  • Willis Iberia Correduría de Seguros y Reaseguros S.A.
  • Zamacoma Canarias

 

Internships

A broad range of job opportunities

 This degree programme provides students with a background in subjects that focus on work in the port and maritime industry from a theoretical-practical point of view within a competitive framework.

Internships begin after February except for special requests from companies requiring an intern. Students who are currently employed must provide proof and a report on their position, responsibilities, etc. in order to have credits recognised.

Internships are from 9:00 to 14:00 to enable students to attend classes during the afternoon

Evaluation and assessment during internships

Upon completion of the internships, the on-site supervisor will issue a report on the intern’s performance. Students will be required to submit their written impressions on the knowledge and skills acquired. Evaluation and assessment will be based on these reports.  

The economic fabric of this industry is comprised of specialised firms

The following companies signed agreements with the University of Deusto in 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12:

Companies

  • Bridgestone Hispania S.A. Bridgestone has become a leading world manufacturer of tyres and rubber goods. Small carts to huge dumper wheels measuring 4 metres in diameter as well as the incredible new Superjumbo A380 all use Bridgestone tyres. The company has over 140,000 employees in their international division, with 184 plants in 25 countries. The company markets its goods in over 150 countries.  
  • Combalia Agencia Marítima: offers services for maritime transport and ship consignment as well as international trade. Their management strategy focuses on meeting clients’ needs through the pursuit of excellence. The firm works as a shipping and regular liner service agent.
  • EMS Ship Supply EMS concentrates on marine ships and the high seas The company has undergone considerable growth in recent years, mainly through acquisitions.
  • González Abogados This law Firm based at the Bilbao Port specialises in maritime law, transport and international trade. Its attorneys have long standing experience in solving highly complex problems with ADR (Alternative Dispute Methods) -based methods.
  • Hamburg Sud Since its creation in 1871, Hamburg Süd has developed from a conventional shipping company to a transport logistics organisation operating worldwide. Today the firm ranks among the world’s 20 largest and is one of the key North-South trade suppliers.
  • Iberian Logistics Iberian Logistics was created in 2005. It forms part of the Vasco Catalana Group, a transport multinational working in 10 countries. It covers almost the entire logistics chain: Maritime agents, regular lines, transit, projects and chartering, international road transport, logistic operators, storage and distribution, tankers, customs.
  • Intertek Ibérica Intertek Ibérica specialises in reducing wastage when unloading oil by use of the patented technique “ squeezing”. Its success has enabled it to work with 100% of Spain’s oil refineries: PETRONOR, PETROMED (futura BP), CEPSA and REPSOL.
  • Izar Cutting Tools, S.A.L. This social economy company manufactures and sells cutting tools (drills, taps, milling cutters….) for industrial and professional use. The company has a global cutting tools programme. The aim is to permanently satisfy the needs and expectations of customers, shareholders, staff and society in general, creating wealth while respecting the environment.
  • Küne + Nagel S.A.Since the company was founded in Bremen in 1890, Kuehne + Nagel has undergone constant growth to become a leading logistics provider. The group has over 1,000 offices in over 100 countries and over 63,000 employees.
  • Grupo Marítima Candina S.L. Professionals from this firm are equipped to assist in any type of requests from ship captains, providing services 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • Marítima Dávila Marítima Davila has been a leader on the Spanish maritime scene since 1917. It is distinctive for its experience and expertise and offers a broad range of services to meet any customer need. Its technical infrastructure and professional staff are guarantee for shipping to any part of the world.
  • McAndrews Bilbao McAndrews is a land transport provider working in the the UK and Ireland, Spain, Portugal, the Netherlands, Poland, Scandinavia and Russia. The company offers adapted supply chain solutions by providing organised dynamic knowledge.
  • Nefarinter Operador de Transporte Multimodal Internacional Nefarinter is divided into two business units: one manages combined rail transport and the second smaller unit organises road transport. The company operates in all types of logistics for full loads: transport, storage, distribution, etc. in Spain and Europe.
  • San Simon & Duch San Simon & Duch gives legal assessment on Spanish and international affairs related to any field of Maritime Law, Transport Law and Insurance Law as well as international trade. The firm has adapted to the constant changes in the world of Maritime and Transport Law, and is well known on the international scene. 
  • SGS Española de Control S.A. SGS offers services that affect the lives of millions of people all over the world. Inspection, verification, tests, and certification worldwide make this company sustainable as it focuses on improving quality and productivity.
  • Grupo Toro y Betolaza Toro y Betolaza operates in the maritime industry: Ship owners, shipping agents, stevedores, customs agents, freight forwarders and transport. The head office is located in Bilbao -Santurce and Zierbena. The company also has offices in the Pasajes Port, Gijón-Avilés, Algeciras and Azuqueca de Henares. 
  • Uniport Bilbao Uniport is a non-profit organisation formed by companies committed to their customers and their port, the Bilbao Port Authority, Through cooperation, the aims of its partners are to: improved competitiveness (ensuring that the Bilbao port works better) and promotion (that the Bilbao port and its services are more widely known).
  • Correduría de Seguros S.A.U
  • Correduría General Marítima S.L.
  • Gasnaval S.A.
  • Kontseilaritza S.L.
  • Luis Baroja Correduría de Seguros S.L.
  • Soluciones Integrales Marítimas
  • Traimer Bilbao S.A.
  • Vasco Navarra de Navegación
  • Willis Iberia Correduría de Seguros y Reaseguros S.A.
  • Zamacoma Canarias