MLA College is thrilled to announce its selection as a finalist for the esteemed National Maritime SME Awards 2023. This distinguished recognition stands as a resounding testament to the college’s unwavering commitment to excellence and its dedication to providing top-tier education to its students.
Securing a finalist position in the National Maritime SME Awards is a momentous achievement for MLA College. Following a rigorous nomination process, the college has been named a finalist in the coveted ‘Best Maritime Training and Education Programme’ category. This follows up on the award of ‘Digital Business of the Year’ at the Plymouth and Devon Chamber awards earlier in 2023.
Renowned for its exceptional maritime and marine education initiatives, as well as its newly launched suite of sustainability programs, MLA College offers a diverse range of courses encompassing marine engineering to sustainable maritime operations. With a profound emphasis on sustainability and innovation, the college proudly leads the charge in shaping the future landscape of education within the maritime industry.
Professor Basak Akdemir, CEO of MLA College, said: “The recognition of being shortlisted as a finalist in the National Maritime SME Awards 2023 fills us with immense pride. We consider it an honour to contribute to the growth and advancement of the global maritime and marine sectors. This nomination reflects the relentless dedication and remarkable efforts put in by our staff and students.”
The pinnacle of the awards journey will culminate at Woods Quay, London on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, coinciding with the prestigious London International Shipping Week 2023. The highly anticipated awards ceremony will reveal the winners and celebrate the outstanding achievements within the maritime industry.