School of Marine Science and Technology I Postgraduate Degrees

Postgraduate Degree Programmes

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We provide first-class taught and research-based postgraduate programmes, within a thriving, friendly postgraduate community.

Research in the School focuses on sustainable use of the seas, in the two disciplines of Marine Science and Marine Technology. Close links with the University Outreach Centre and direct working with industry allows us to develop research projects to meet the specific needs of the maritime sector.

Marine Science Degree Programmes

Marine Technology Degree Programmes"My message to current and prospective students of the Marine Technology department is that opportunities are a plenty, but planning, research and effort are required to succeed. It might take a while, so do not give up early! And for international students, know your work permit rules in depth – it will come in handy with the employers!"
MSc Marine Naval Architecture

MSc, MRes, MPhil and PhD programmes provide training in the most modern techniques which will allow scientists and engineers to play a leading role in the maritime sector and in the management of coastal environments worldwide. Each year research students contribute to the Postgraduate Conference, participate in the seminar series and have opportunities for special training which will equip them for independent careers.

For more information:

If you would like to know more about research opportunities in the School of Marine Science and Technology please explore the links on this page, request a postgraduate brochure, or call us on Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6661 or E-mail: