12 months full time (with Preliminary Year: 24 months full time)
Fees per academic year 2013-14
UK and EU: full time £6,000
International: full time £14,750
Please contact us for details of fees for the Preliminary Year
The programme is designed to produce graduates who have developed a well-founded knowledge and understanding of marine engineering and its practical application. On this programme you will gain a sound theoretical grasp of the subject and practical application, both of which are regarded as essential to the process of becoming a professional marine technologist.
The MSc in Marine Engineering provides an overview of topics associated with 'Naval architecture (hull and propulsor)' and 'Marine Engineering (machinery).
The programme will develop your knowledge and understanding of:
The programme will also develop your practical skills so that you will be able to:
At Newcastle we 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. We are at the leading edge of research and development and excel in multi-disciplinary research in ship hydrodynamics, ship structures, marine engineering, marine transport, production, environmental issues and decision support.
This programme aims to produce graduates who are recognised by the maritime industry worldwide as fully equipped to contribute at a professional engineering level.
A second-class Honours degree, or international equivalent. Relevant professional experience is desirable, although not essential.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 90 (Internet-based), or equivalent.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
Students should consult their employers for sponsorship opportunities.More information on scholarships, studentships, bursaries and other funding is available from our database.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2013 entry should apply by Friday 12 July 2013 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.