Taught course

Marine Technology

University of Southampton · Engineering

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Entry requirements

A second-class Bachelor Honours Degree in Marine Technology or a relevant engineering subject.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Marine Technology is an innovative flexible training course designed to provide the marine industry within the UK with graduates who have the necessary skills and training in advanced technologies, management, business and IT. You will be able to provide the necessary leadership and vision to maintain and enhance the industry’s knowledge base and improve competitiveness. Please note that this degree is awarded by Newcastle University.

The course will provide you with advanced technical and managerial techniques that can be applied in the marine industry and enable you to take on major responsibility early in your career. Please note that this degree is awarded by Newcastle University.

There are three streams available, providing modules tailored to suit the professional needs of the graduate and their supporting organisation. The 'General' stream is available for students who wish to seek a broader-based study package.

  • General
  • Marine Engineering
  • Naval Architecture

Information for international students

All applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency:
Band B, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in all components.

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment70

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 4651