Research course

Engineering and Science in the Marine Environment

Newcastle University · School of Engineering
Integrated PhD

Entry requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject. However, combinations of the following can be taken into consideration:

  • undergraduate qualifications
  • masters qualifications
  • relevant work experience

Please contact us if you wish to discuss your individual circumstances.

Months of entry


Course content

Join us for an Integrated PhD in Engineering and Science in the Marine Environment.

The Integrated PhD involves the study of 100 credits worth of master's-level taught modules. These will be taken during the first three years of the course alongside your research project.

Your research project is normally in one of the areas addressed by our research groups:

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Department specialisms

Offshore and pipeline engineering; Technology for the marine environment; Marine design; Marine engineering; Marine structures; Ship hydrodynamics; Renewable energy; Small craft; Shipbuilding and repair; Marine transport and management

Information for international students

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See our programme fees and funding web page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Integrated PhD
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Research Administrator
+44 (0) 191 208 5304