- Start date
- Full-Time – September / Distant Learning – January
- Course length
- Full-Time – 45 weeks / Online Distance Learning – Minimum 3 years and 6 months
- Mode of Attendance
- Full-Time & Distance Learning
- Academic school
- School of Engineering
- Accredited By
Subsea Engineering Course MSc
MSc Subsea Engineering
The Masters in Subsea Engineering is aimed at engineers who already have some relevant offshore oil and gas experience and high calibre graduates who wish to enhance their employability in the subsea industry.
A broad range of topics is covered including well engineering and topside processing facilities as well as the core areas of subsea engineering including: subsea systems, subsea control, pipelines & risers, corrosion and subsea reliability. Current and emerging technologies and their design limitations as applied to deepwater, long tie-back and HP/HT wells are also covered.
This subsea engineering course has been developed and is supported by experienced oil and gas industry professionals and academics using current standards and fundamental engineering practices.
2. What you will study
Each module comprises up to 52 hours of lectures and tutorials.
Significant additional private study is expected during each module.
- The Oceans, Operability and Humans in the Ocean
- Subsea Systems
Exit Award: PG Cert Subsea Engineering
- Subsea Reliability and Intervention
- Subsea Pipeline and Riser Design
- Materials and Corrosion Science
- Control and Telemetry Systems
Exit Award: PG Dip Subsea Engineering
- Individual Project Report
Award: MSc Subsea Engineering
3. Entry requirements
Applicants should have an Honours degree in Engineering at level 2.1 or above. Applicants with engineering degree at 2:2 level with relevant years of industry experience may be considered. Those with other qualifications but with considerable years of relevant work experience may be considered.
Students whose first language is not English should hold IELTS 6.5 before commencing study.
Note: The minimum entry requirements as stated above are only a guide, and do not guarantee entry.
4. Placements and accreditations
Course accredited by the Energy Institute
5. Student Funding
Download information on Distance Learning costs per module.
Full-time All Students 2015/2016 - £17,800
All course fees are reviewed annually and subject to change.
Not only significantly helping you with the financial costs of studying, our scholarships will help you to develop valuable links with industry.
6. How to apply
All students can apply online by visiting Apply Online
If you are a UK/EU applicant and have any queries, please contact our Admissions Office:
- Email email@example.com
If you are an International Applicant and would like further information and application advice:
7. Further Requirements for Full-time International Students
Those who hold offers for this course require an ATAS clearance certificate before they can apply for a visa.
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