ALBA Scholarship

ALBA Scholarship

The ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece offers one Partial Scholarship (50% discount) for one of its Shipping Programs to  a SOME Symposium Participant

About the Programs

MBA in Shipping

Through a combination of academic rigor with practical knowledge, the ALBA MBA in shipping program provides students with the ability to make sound and timely decisions and to cope under pressure in the rapidly changing shipping environment. More than that, the program invests heavily in leadership and strategic management competencies, which are particularly relevant both as personal advantages and as essential resources for companies in this sector. (Total program cost: 19.750 euro)

MSc in Shipping Management

The MSc in Shipping Management is designed to develop recent graduates and young professionals equipped with the skills, knowledge and expertise required for a successful career in the demanding and highly competitive world of Shipping. This specialized program provides students with a holistic and in depth knowledge of the most important issues in modern commercial shipping. (Total program cost: 12.500 euro)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Bachelor Degree or Merchant Marine Academy Degree obtained in Greece
  • All candidates will have to go through the standard ALBA application and evaluation process. You may find the selection criteria of the MSc program at
  • The Scholarship is NOT available to candidates already enrolled at ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece, those who have secured, pre-approved scholarships or financial aid from ALBA.



SOME participants, who are interest in exploring this unique opportunity, should express their interest and participate in the draw during the Symposium. 

Then applicants may apply directly to ALBA at

Note that shortlist of the accepted applicants will be provided by ALBA based on a ranking of candidates and final selection will be done by SNAME after interview with all shortlisted candidates.


More Information

You may contact Mr. Spyros Vougious (Academic Director of Shipping Programs at ALBA) at in order to get more information on the programs.


About ALBA

ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece has the mission to educate visionary leaders of tomorrow who will act as agents of change and help shape the future business world by pushing forward the frontiers of knowledge related to the management of business organizations, while making that knowledge relevant to practitioners. ALBA is offering a wide range of graduate programs, learn more at