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Liverpool John Moores University

Marine and Offshore Engineering

LJMU's long history of high quality masters teaching in Marine and Offshore Engineering will ensure you are prepared for a successful career in this growing industry.

- Study at one of the UK's leading Maritime Schools

- Follow a curriculum accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)

- Meet Chartered Engineer requirements

- Benefit from close industry links and excellent career prospects

This MSc programme provides the engineering skills and techniques you need to work as a specialist in the marine and offshore engineering field. On graduation you will be able to make an immediate contribution to a company's capability and operation, and progress into senior management positions.

The course combines substantial marine modules with mechanical engineering options to produce a bespoke skills learning set. It capitalises on the demand for highly qualified postgraduates and maintains LJMU's longstanding reputation for meeting the needs of the maritime industry.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need:

a minimum 2:2 honours degree

or

equivalent professional qualification such as Maritime Coastguard Agency Class 1 (Marine Engineer) certificate of competence

Additional information:

IELTS English language requirement: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
RPL is accepted on this programme

If you have any specific queries, please contact fetadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

View country specific entry requirements:
www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages:
www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.

Core Modules

Maritime and Offshore Safety Analysis (20 credits)
Offshore Engineering (20 credits)
Marine Design Engineering (20 credits)
Research Skills (10 credits)
Msc Project (60 credits)
Advanced Materials Engineering (10 credits)
Finite Element Analysis (10 credits)
Computational Fluid Dynamics (10 credits)
Operations Research (10 credits)
Alternative Energy Systems (10 credits)
Project Management (10 credits)
Modelling and Simulation (10 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.

On this programme you will be assessed through open-ended reports, project work, case study reports, assignment submissions, short class tests and unseen examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,700 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 12,660 (Academic year) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 14,450 (Year 1) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 (Year 1) England 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 (Year 1) Scotland 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 (Year 1) Wales 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 (Year 1) EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,800 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 1 Years

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