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Mr Naushad Akhtar

School of Maritime Senior Lecturer / Programme Coordinator

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Biography

Naushad, a senior lecturer at the University of Gibraltar, earned his Bachelor’s degree in Maritime Studies from Karachi University and his Master’s in Sustainable Marine Operation from Plymouth University, UK. Beginning his maritime career in 1993, Naushad spent over 14 years serving on various foreign-going vessels, amassing a wealth of experience in marine engineering and operations. In 2013, he transitioned to a role as a Technical Specialist at Lloyd’s Register classification society, where he dedicated 11 years to overseeing new construction projects and excelling in classification standards, flag state compliance, and Lloyd’s Register’s internal projects. His robust practical experience, coupled with his academic credentials, empowers him to provide exceptional education and mentorship to his students at the University of Gibraltar. Naushad is deeply committed to fostering innovation and addressing contemporary challenges in the maritime industry.