Prizes for Successful Candidates
Prof. David Attard (Director, IMLI) conferring the Degree of Master of laws in International Maritime Law on Ms. Raghda Abdulrazzak Hamood Al-Hakimi (Yemen) at the Graduation Ceremony 2013.
Students are assessed on the basis of their performance throughout the year, the results of two written examinations, an individual 10,000 word supervised dissertation and a legislative drafting project. Candidates who successfully complete the programme are awarded the degree of Master of Laws in International Maritime Law.
Every year the Institute also presents a number of Prizes to students who excelled in a particular area of the LL.M Programme, as follows:
-IMO Seretary-General's Prize for Best Dissertation
-Chairman of the IMO Legal Committee's Prize for Best Performance in Maritime Transport Law
-Maltese Government Prize for Best Performance in the Law of the Sea
-Transport Malta Prize for Best Performance in Shipping Law
-Professor Walter Müller Prize for the Best Legislation Drafting Project
-Sasakawa Prize for the Best Performing Nippon Foundation Scholar
-The CMI Prize for Best Overall Performance
H.E. Mr. Koji Sekimizu presenting the IMO Secretary–General’s Prize for Best Dissertation (Academic Year 2012/2013) to Mr. Parinda Ranasinghe (Sri Lanka)
Mr. Kofi Mbiah (Chairman of the IMO Legal Committee) presenting the Chairman of the IMO Legal Committee's Prize for Best Performance in Maritime Transport Law to Mr. Maxwell Onye Iloegbunam (Nigeria, Class of 2013)