Yachting Track

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The International University of Monaco is proud to offer the first specialized track dedicated to the Yachting Industry. This elective has been designed together with the members of the Cluster Yachting Monaco to satisfy the Yachting Industry’s specific needs for professional profiles with managerial competencies across the luxury sectors.

There is a growing need worldwide for graduates with extensive knowledge and a complete international perspective in Yachting Management.
Thie IUM Yachting Track provides solid methodological foundations and focuses on the core processes behind the Yachting Industry.
Real-life projects with the key players secure practical immersion and multiple networking opportunities with business professionals. These interactions make students readily contribute to companies and institutions operating in the Yachting Industry.

We design the course in collaboration with the Cluster Yachting Monaco, a panel consisting of the industry-leading experts. This ensures that you will receive the skills and capabilities needed to succeed in the yachting industry.

  • Duration: 16-month program
  • Language: English
  • Location: Monaco

Our students usually mention the unique environment of the Principality of Monaco and the incredible networking opportunities given by IUM, which is particularly true for our Yachting track. Combined with our faculty’s research, delivering additional insights on how the industry works, IUM students have a unique competitive advantage; nowhere else the world-leading companies are in constant contact with a university. Students regularly interact with managers and industry leaders, courtesy of our well-established partnerships, ranging from the Monaco Yacht Cluster, the Monaco Yacht Show, professional associations to leading shipyards, brokers, and designers.

Philippe Klaus

Full Professor of Customer Experience Strategy and Management


Why Choose the Yachting Track in Monaco?

  1. Unparalleled Location: Monaco is renowned as the international capital of yachting. By joining the Yachting track at Monaco, you will have the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in a vibrant yachting community and gain firsthand experience in one of the world’s most prestigious yachting destinations.
  2. Extensive Industry Network: Monaco boasts a vast network of industry professionals, yacht owners, and leading companies in the yachting sector. Through the Yachting track, you will have the chance to connect with key players in the industry, expand your network, and enhance your career prospects.
  3. Specialized Curriculum: The Yachting track at Monaco offers a specialized curriculum designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the yachting industry. From yacht operations and management to luxury hospitality and event planning, the program covers various aspects of the yachting business, providing you with a comprehensive understanding of the industry.
  4. Practical Experience: The program incorporates practical training and internships, allowing you to gain hands-on experience in the yachting field. Whether it’s working on luxury yachts, organizing prestigious events, or managing yacht charters, you will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge in real-world settings and develop valuable skills.
  5. Career Opportunities: The Yachting track opens doors to a wide range of career opportunities in the yachting industry. From yacht brokerage and chartering to yacht management and yacht design, there are numerous avenues to explore and establish a successful career in this exciting and dynamic field.

By choosing the Yachting track at Monaco, you are taking a significant step towards a rewarding career in the yachting industry, backed by the prestigious reputation of International University of Monaco and the unparalleled opportunities available in this renowned yachting hub.

Updated 27 June 2023