Taught course

Marine Technology Education Consortium

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Marine Science and Technology
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCertCPD

Entry requirements

A second-class honours degree, or equivalent, in engineering or a relevant subject with a strong quantitative component. Ideally you should have, or expect to achieve, a 2:1 honours degree. A 2:2 honours degree may be accepted depending on your individual marks profile.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Marine Technology Education Consortium courses offer innovative and flexible training for graduates working in the marine industry. You will develop advanced technical skills and business applications. The courses are part time and offer minimal disruption to your work responsibilities.

Delivered through a combination of distance learning materials and intensive schools, our course allows a flexible approach to study in a supportive environment. Our course material is highly relevant and practical for working in the marine industry. You will be encouraged to reflect on the industrial relevance of the modules in relation to your work.

The courses are operated by the Marine Technology Education Consortium (MTEC), a consortium of leading UK universities.

The availability of one general and three specialised pathways ensures that the course is tailored to suit your professional needs. The general MSc and Postgraduate Diploma is available for those seeking a broader-based study package.

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Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 2 English Language requirements: 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 course fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
24 months

CPD

part time
3 months

Further details of qualification

Modules can also be taken on a Continuing Professional Development basis.

Course contact details

Name
Distance Learning Co-Ordinator, School of Marine Science and Technology
Email
mtec@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 6718