About Us


The Certified Institute of Shipping of Nigeria (CISN) is a tertiary institution established in 1989. It offers commercial, technical, and management studies in shipping, maritime-transport, and logistics. The institute aims to establish a niche in maritime education for practitioners worldwide. In 2009, the Federal Ministry of Education approved the establishment of Vacational Enterprise Institutions and Innovation Enterprise Institutions. The National Innovation Diploma (NID) of the institute is accredited by The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE)


-To give quality Maritime Education to our students – To give our scholars the opportunities to stand out amongst their colleagues in the labor market – To train competent, qualified and specialized professionals for the maritime, transport and allied industries.


To be Africa’s Number 1 Maritime and Transport Educational Institute.