MSc Programs in Marine Technology

Compare 7 MSc Programs in Marine Technology

Marine Technology

Marine technology is an exciting new area of study. Pursuing an MSc in Marine Technology affords students the opportunity to participate in a dynamic field that will help shape the future of the planet. The ocean has always been important to the human race and will continue to be important as it provides many resources on which people depend.

Prospective students frequently ask, “what is an MSc in Marine Technology?” It involves the study of the different marine resources that help sustain the world and the technology necessary to bring them to fruition. This includes offshore and ship technology, operations and logistics development, and fisheries and aquaculture. Candidates subspecialize in different areas with some of the main ones being marine engineering, marine resources and aquaculture, and marine hydrodynamics.

A degree in marine technology is beneficial for individuals who enjoy innovative and professional challenges. It exposes them to new concepts and skills and can really set them apart from others working in the industry.

The cost for a degree in marine technology can differ depending on the institution and takes a full-time student two years to complete. Prospective candidates should contact any school in which they are interested and confirm program fees.

Individuals who participate in the program can expect a wide spectrum of opportunities for employment, and jobs frequently have an international emphasis. The maritime and shipping industries, in particular, have a big demand for graduates. Jobs offers can include positions in maritime administration, offshore exploration, the oil and gas industries, shipping management and work at research institutions.

There are important steps interested students need to take in order to purse an advanced degree in marine technology. Our comprehensive database is a good place to begin researching the various options. There is no reason to delay if this degree is your chosen field. Search for your program below and  get in direct contact with the admissions office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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MSc in Ship & Offshore Technology

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow Germany Hamburg + 2 more

This programme is designed for graduate engineers in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and other related disciplines who wish to acquire advanced knowledge in a broad range of subjects of the ship and offshore technologies. This two-year course is offered jointly with Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) in Germany. Year 1 is completed at Strathclyde and Year 2 in Hamburg. The award is made in the name of both universities... [+]

Why this course?

This programme is designed for graduate engineers in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and other related disciplines who wish to acquire advanced knowledge in a broad range of subjects of the ship and offshore technologies.

This two-year course is offered jointly with Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) in Germany. Year 1 is completed at Strathclyde and Year 2 in Hamburg. The award is made in the name of both universities.

Facilities

We have excellent teaching facilities at the University of Strathclyde including:

Catalina - our departmental racing yacht Kelvin Hydrodynamics Lab - the largest ship-model experiment tank in any UK university Towing/wave tank exclusively for teaching purposes Marine engine laboratory Hydrogen fuel cell laboratory Cutting-edge computer facilities Industry standard software ... [-]

MSc/PgDip in Ship & Offshore Structures

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

This course has developed a response to the demand for design engineers who can design and assess new ships and offshore structures. This programme is designed for graduate engineers in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and other related disciplines. You'll be introduced to ultimate strength, fatigue and design concepts for structural components of ships and offshore floating systems. You'll also gain... [+]

MSc/PgDip in Ship & Offshore Structures

This course has developed a response to the demand for design engineers who can design and assess new ships and offshore structures.

This programme is designed for graduate engineers in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and other related disciplines.

You'll be introduced to ultimate strength, fatigue and design concepts for structural components of ships and offshore floating systems. You'll also gain the knowledge of material behaviour together with factors influencing the dynamic behaviour of offshore installations.

The Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering (NAOME), a leading institution in Scotland, offers excellent teaching and research facilities in Naval Architecture, Ocean and Marine engineering, which expands your career opportunities in naval architecture, marine, offshore oil and gas industry.... [-]


MSc/PgDip in Offshore Floating Systems

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

This programme is for graduate engineers in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and other related disciplines who wish to pursue a career in offshore engineering. It provides you with practical knowledge of offshore floating systems. You’ll look at their conceptions, design and installation. You’ll also gain a sound basis of mathematical and engineering fundamentals. [+]

MSc/PgDip in Offshore Floating Systems

This programme is for graduate engineers in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and other related disciplines who wish to pursue a career in offshore engineering.

It provides you with practical knowledge of offshore floating systems. You’ll look at their conceptions, design and installation. You’ll also gain a sound basis of mathematical and engineering fundamentals.

With the world-wide search for offshore oil and gas moving into increasingly hostile areas of ocean and deep and ultra-deepwater, floating systems are becoming more widely used. Floating systems must be designed and built to withstand harsh environments with innovative methods and techniques being adopted to develop robust as well as economically efficient and safe structures. In meeting these challenges, concern for the environment is of increasing importance.... [-]


MSc/PgDip in Marine Engineering

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

This programme allows graduate engineers or those from related disciplines to specialise in, or convert to, marine engineering. Marine engineering involves the systems and equipment onboard marine vehicles including... [+]

MSc/PgDip in Marine Engineering

This programme allows graduate engineers or those from related disciplines to specialise in, or convert to, marine engineering.

Marine engineering involves the systems and equipment onboard marine vehicles including:

design construction installation support

There’s a particular emphasis on propulsion and control systems.

High efficiency and low environmental impact of marine engines are the key factors in assuring economical operation and environmental protection in maritime transportation. This has important implications for both economic success and environmental impact.

The Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering (NAOME), a leading institution in Scotland, offers excellent teaching and research facilities in naval architecture, ocean and marine engineering, which expands your career opportunities in naval architecture, marine, offshore oil and gas industry.... [-]


MSc in Water Technology (joint degree)

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Netherlands Groningen

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach to knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Institute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology. [+]

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach to knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Institute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

The master Water Technology is a two-year programme offered jointly by Wageningen University, University Twente and the University of Groningen with all education being provided at Wetsus, European Centre of Excellence for sustainable water technology, in Leeuwarden.

In the field of water technology, breakthrough technological developments are required. Not only to enable the export ambitions of the water sector but also to solve global threats and challenges in society.

The main added value of the course lies in the multidisciplinary study of biotechnology and separation technology. Such a combined technological approach may offer a solution to global developments, within business and society, and have a worldwide impact on the demand for and use of water.... [-]


MSc in Management and Engineering in Water (MME-Water)

Maastricht School of Management
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Netherlands Maastricht Germany Aachen + 2 more

The M.Sc. in Management and Engineering in Water is a two-year full-time program targeting young professionals who aspire to fulfill leading positions in organizations engaged in water management. The master program also qualifies to pursue a university career, including doctoral studies. [+]

Do you want to become an expert in managing water resources?

Water management comes with many challenges, both economic and ecological, and implies a sound combination of management skills and water engineering know-how. The acquisition, distribution, and management of water resources will become even more challenging in the future than it is today. Therefore it is important that complex water systems meet the levels of service and performance requirements defined by social and environmental demands while minimizing financial, environmental and societal costs. The continued development, operation, and management of these systems require highly trained experts with knowledge and practical skills covering science, engineering and management disciplines.... [-]


Master of Science in Marine and Offshore Technology

University Of Stavanger
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Norway Stavanger

This Master of Science Programme in Marine and Offshore Technology is designed to meet the growing demand for skilled professionals in the marine and offshore industry. [+]

Overview

Oceans cover more than 70% of the earth’s surface. However, those are still much unexplored. About 97% of the earth’s water is contained in oceans and seas all connected forming an enormous mass of water. Complex marine engineering becomes crucial when obtaining and discovering all the resources that the oceans can bring as for solving the different issues that can occur during this process.

This Master of Science Programme in Marine and Offshore Technology is designed to meet the growing demand for skilled professionals in the marine and offshore industry.

This MSc programme has a strong international profile with students from all over the world.

Marine and Offshore Technology graduates will be equipped with the best theoretical and practical tools since we have some of the strongest academic staff in the world within this field.... [-]