Taught course

Marine Engineering

University of Strathclyde · Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Entry requirements


BEng with First, or Second Class (Upper Division) Honours or equivalent overseas qualification.


Applicants with marginally lower qualifications will be considered for the Postgraduate Diploma in the first instance. Applicants with other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme allows graduate engineers or those from related disciplines to specialise in, or convert to, marine engineering.
Marine engineering involves the systems and equipment onboard marine vehicles including:

  • design
  • construction
  • installation
  • support

There’s a particular emphasis on propulsion and control systems.
High efficiency and low environmental impact of marine engines are the key factors in assuring economical operation and environmental protection in maritime transportation. This has important implications for both economic success and environmental impact.
The Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering (NAOME), a leading institution in Scotland, offers excellent teaching and research facilities in naval architecture, ocean and marine engineering, which expands your career opportunities in naval architecture, marine, offshore oil and gas industry.
For more information please see the course page.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
Scotland £5,500 Rest of UK £9,000
International students
EU £5,500 Non EU £18,000

Please see the website and the scholarship search for funding information.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


full time
9 months

Course contact details

Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering
0141 548 4094