A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, metallurgical or materials engineering, offshore engineering or naval architecture.
Months of entry
- an understanding of the key steps in a pipeline's lifecycle: design, construction, installation, asset management, maintenance and dismantling
- experience from specialists in pipeline operation
- the ability to develop a thesis through selection of appropriate experimental, computer simulation or data analysis procedures
- skills in identifying, designing and applying laboratory tests to solve pipeline engineering problems
- knowledge in applying appropriate mathematical models in the simulation of pipeline engineering problems
Teaching consists of lectures, practical sessions, seminars and personal supervision covering a variety of topics in pipeline engineering. The degree is taught using a mix of academic staff from the School of Marine Science and Technology as well as visiting lecturers and experts from industry.
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. You may need an ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
This programme is available with a Preliminary Year: 24 months full time. Please contact us for details of part-time options.
Course contact details
- School of Marine Science and Technology
- +44 (0) 191 208 8912