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Newcastle University - School of Engineering

Marine, Offshore and Subsea Technology Group

Newcastle Uni

The School has a wide range of engineering disciplines, and offers expert consultancy and research services to industry.

In the area of marine technology it has approximately 220 undergraduate students, and more than 100 postgraduates.

RINA and Engineering Council Accredited M.Eng and B.Eng degrees are offered in:

•    Naval Architecture
•    Marine Engineering
•    Offshore Engineering
•    Small Craft Technology.

MSc taught courses are also available in the above subjects and in:

•    Marine Transport Management
•    Offshore Engineering (Accredited)
•    Pipeline Engineering (Accredited)
•    Subsea Engineering and Management (Accredited)

There is a Master of Research (MRes) in Technology for the Marine Environment, and a part-time Masters in Marine Technology (delivered in collaboration with four other UK universities). A further distance learning MSc programme is offered in Singapore.

PhD programmes include Engineering and Science in the Marine Environment, which is a PhD with integrated studies.

The Department is highly research active with consistently high research ratings in government assessments. Most research is conducted with industry partners and seeks useful industrial applications. This includes several Knowledge Transfer Partnerships transferring technology into industry.

Facilities in the school are excellent and include:

•    Towing Tank for model testing
•    A Wind, Wave and Current tank
•    A Cavitation Tunnel
•    Flow cells (for coatings research)
•    Test bed facilities for marine engines
•    Research vessel "Princess Royal"

Address:    Newcastle University
                   School of Engineering
                   Marine, Offshore and Subsea Technology Group
                   Armstrong Building
                   Newcastle upon Tyne
                   NE1 7RU

Tel:            +44 (0)191 222 6718



Contact:   Dr. Alan Murphy


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