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Mechanical and Marine Engineering with Foundation Year (Hons), B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) Liverpool, United Kingdom
The BEng Mechanical and Marine Engineering with Foundation Year (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University is the ideal course if you are interested in this subject but lack the necessary qualifications to study it at degree level.
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Overview

If you enjoy solving problems and relish the idea of working as part of a professional team of naval architects, electrical engineers and marine scientists to provide mechanical solutions, the BEng Mechanical and Marine Engineering with Foundation Year (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University could be the course for you.

This degree will give you an in-depth understanding of the scientific principles and advanced design technology as well as the problem solving and management skills required to be a successful marine engineer.

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 48 months
    • Duration description

      4 Years full time or 5 years including one year spent on industrial placement

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering & Technology Practice
  • Foundation Mathematics & Technology Practice
  • Foundation Mathematics & Technology Practice
  • Foundation Physics - Mechanics, Materials & Waves
  • Foundation Physics - Particles, Fields & Electricity
  • Programming
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
  • Materials
  • Engineering Practice
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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: 24 IB Diploma Points

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Liverpool

  • 556 - 1040 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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