Entry requirements

  • An honours degree or equivalent in Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture, or a related engineering discipline; or
  • A level 5 qualification in a relevant subject area along with evidence of experiential learning in the maritime industry, such as a Chief Engineer certificate.

Months of entry


Course content

This is a level 7 course designed to offer marine professionals a qualification guided by the industry to enhance their maritime knowledge. It will deliver the knowledge that employers want in their marine technical superintendents and will offer candidates a key advantage in terms of employability. We understand that many experienced marine professionals would like to improve their career prospects by gaining a postgraduate qualification but cannot afford to take time out from their career to do so. This course offers the opportunity to study and work, dramatically increasing the accessibility of the programme to marine professionals.

Information for international students

Applicants are required to have achieved an IELTs score a minimum of a 6.5 or equivalent English language qualification.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details