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Mechanical and Marine Engineering (Hons), B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) Liverpool, United Kingdom
The professionally-accredited BEng Mechanical and Marine Engineering (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University offers you exciting paid placement opportunities plus the chance to transfer onto the MEng programme, where you could secure a Masters-level qualification.
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Overview

Completing this BEng Mechanical and Marine Engineering (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University degree will give you an in-depth understanding of the scientific principles and advanced design technology plus the problem solving and management skills required to be a successful marine engineer.This is one of the UK’s leading engineering departments, with a supportive staff team and excellent facilities including engine test facilities, full marine engine room and bridge simulators, materials testing laboratories and digital design studios, which you have full use of in practical sessions. 

Links with national and international companies such as Bibby Line, Rolls Royce, Shell and Castrol mean that the course is tailored to the needs of employers and, as an extension of this, we offer you the opportunity to undertake a year’s paid placement in industry.

Career

Marine Engineers find employment in a variety of areas in the maritime industry both shore based and sea-going.

Specific employment sectors include marine surveying (with companies including Lloyds of London), ship and port operations, offshore structures, petrochemicals, offshore renewable energy, and power generation.

Recent graduate roles include Sea-going Chief Engineer, Marine Superintendent, Power Plant Manager, Marine Surveyor, and Petrochemical Plant Manager.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Three years full time or four years with one year spent on industrial placement

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
  • Materials
  • Engineering Practice
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Materials and Processes
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
  • Marine Design and Technology
  • Engineering Practice
  • Marine Electrical Systems

Lecturers

LJMU is recognised for its excellent record in engineering research in collaboration with industry and academic partners from the UK and around the world. This application-oriented research and the transfer of expertise between the academic team and industry help maintain the relevance of course materials.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • International Baccalaureate: Acceptable on its own and combined with other qualifications
  • Additional information: 26 IB Diploma Points with 5 IB points in HL Mathematics and 5 IB points in HL Physics.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Liverpool

  • 556 - 1040 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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