At Newcastle, we offer a wide range of BSc, BEng and MEng degrees which focus on engineering and biological aspects of the marine environment that provide you with the skills and knowledge to excel in these exciting professions. Our graduates are equipped to respond to the changing needs of the global career market, and proceed to a challenging and rewarding career.
Covering over 70% of the Earth's surface, the global ocean has been described as the 'last true frontier'. One of the harshest environments in the world, the sea presents challenging problems for living organisms, vessels sailing on or under it, and for fixed structures.
Both biologists and engineers are interested to learn more about the seas, and to use this international resource in a responsible and environmentally sustainable way.
The School is regarded as a major European university centre forthese subjectswith an active research environment and excellent facilities. Our degrees have a long and distinguished history, having been taught here for more than a century.
Both Marine Science andMarine Technology graduates can go on to achieve
chartered status. Degrees from the School are professionally accredited by either the: