• Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
This Naval Architecture with High Performance Marine Vehicles course at the University of Strathclyde creates designers with all the core skills of ship design, construction, operation and maintenance. They also have a particular specialisation in the creative design and engineering of high performance leisure and commercial vehicles, including sailing and power yachts, fast ferries, hydrofoils.
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Overview

All our courses offer you the chance to take classes in specialist subjects such as high performance marine vehicles, marine engineering or ocean engineering.

Work placement

Lots of our students go on work placements during the summer holidays. Due to our close links with industry, there are many work placement and internship opportunities for students.

Previous work placement opportunities include:

  • student internships at Samsung Heavy Industries ship building yard in South Korea
  • group work experience visits to ship building yards in China
  • numerous summer internships with various high-profile companies in the maritime and oil & gas industries
  • research internships within our own world class research centre

Careers

With skills including analytical, numeracy and problem-solving Naval Architecture and High Performance Marine Vehicles graduates are suited to a wide range of career opportunities.

Naval Architecture with High Performance Marine Vehicles  graduates from University of Strathclyde work in Defence, Marine Designers, Oil and Gas – subsea, on-shore/off-shore, Ship classification, Technical Services, Engineering consulting. Job titles include Naval Architect, Junior Naval Architect, Ship Surveyor, Marine Engineer and Project Engineer.

Accreditation

Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    600 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Analysis Tools for Marine Design
  • Mathematics
  • Hydrostatics and Stability of Marine Vehicles
  • Marine Engineering Fundamentals
  • Principles of Marine Design and Production

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

General Requirements

Highers

  • AAAA or AAABB (Maths A, Physics B and/or Engineering Science B)
Advanced Highers
  • Maths and Physics recommended 
A LevelsYear 1 entry
  • BBB including Maths and Physics
  • Typical entry requirements: AAB (Maths, Physics)
Year 2
  • AAB including Maths and Physics
  • Typical entry requirements: A*AA (Maths, Physics)
International Baccalaureate
  • 36 (Maths HL6, Physics HL6)

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21850 GBP per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 60 months.
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  • Rest of UK: £9,250

Living costs for Glasgow

  • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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