Taught course

Maritime Engineering Science: Naval Architecture

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Engineering Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) or above, in marine engineering, naval architecture, ship science, aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, general engineering, electrical engineering, physics or mathematics. We may also consider applicants with undergraduate degrees in oceanography or architecture, or applicants from marine academies.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This MSc programme covers the core subjects of naval architecture and provides an in-depth knowledge of the design and analysis of marine craft and structures within the marine environment. It is suitable for engineering, mathematics and physical sciences graduates. No prior specialised knowledge of the discipline is required and an introductory module called Fundamentals of Ship Science is provided 0n the programme.

Compulsory modules:
Fundamentals of Ship Science; MSc Research Project; Advances in Ship Resistance and Propulsion; Marine Safety and Environmental Engineering; Marine Structures in Fluids; Marine Law and Management

Optional modules:
Finite Element Analysis in Solid Mechanics; Yacht and High Performance Craft; Applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics; Numerical Methods; Ship Manoeuvring and Control; Marine Hydrodynamics; Marine Structures; Design Search and Optimisation; Failure of Materials and Components; Renewable Energy from Environmental Flows; Offshore Engineering and Analysis

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Engineering and the Environment
Email
pgtapply.fee@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4651