Offshore Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • 17935
    Tuition (Year)
    6750
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
    Language
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Our Offshore Engineering MSc provides you with the specialist education necessary to enter the offshore engineering industry. You will specialise in the design, dynamic and strength analysis of fixed and floating offshore oil and gas platforms. You will also study subsea systems, including marine systems to produce renewable energy.
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About

Teaching consists of lectures, practical sessions, seminars and personal supervision covering a variety of topics in offshore engineering.

You also choose an individual dissertation project. This may be theoretical, experimental or the development of a simulation model of hydrodynamics and/or structural strength of offshore systems.
Research strengths include:
  • hydrodynamics of deepwater offshore structures
  • pipeline and subsea systems
  • structural analysis of offshore structures
  • dynamics of mooring and marine riser systems

You will also benefit from participating in projects sponsored directly by industry partners whenever they are available.

Delivery

Seven taught modules worth 100 credits are delivered through semester one and/or two. A dissertation research project, worth 80 credits, is undertaken across the three semesters.

Programme Structure

  • Hydrocarbon Production and Process Engineering
  • Advanced Offshore Design
  • Research Skills and Commercial Awareness
  • Advanced Hydrodynamics
  • Mooring Riser and Drilling Systems
  • Fundamentals of Naval Architecture
  • Advanced Marine Structures
  • Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Duration full-time 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational variant Full-time

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Academic Requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in:
  • civil engineering
  • mechanical engineering
  • naval architecture
  • offshore engineering
  • ocean engineering
  • marine engineering

We will also consider your application on an individual basis if you have lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant practical experience.

International Students

If your first language is not English you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 17935 International
  • GBP 6750 EEA
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