Ship Science BEng (Hons)

University of Southampton

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Course info

UCAS CODE J640
Ship Science covers all aspects of maritime engineering, including the design, construction and testing of the vessels and offshore structures that use the ocean for transport, recreation and the harnessing of marine resources. This three-year course covers the theoretical principles of naval architecture and marine engineering alongside practical laboratories, design modules and projects.The first two years are the same for both the BEng and MEng Ship Science, providing you with a thorough ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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61st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
13th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
9th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Maritime Technology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Maritime Technology graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Maritime Technology graduate salary
£26,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, October 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£23,720 per year
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£23,720 per year
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01 Feb 22

Ship Science BEng (Hons)

Surprisingly lots going on and a great night out, society nights out are excellent. Shame so much is...

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University of Southampton
CUG ranking
13th
Student rating
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( 4.1)
The University of Southampton is one of the founding members of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities. There are five campuses in Southampton, as well as Winchester School of Art and the University of Southampton Malaysia, with more than 21,900 students currently enrolled at the university. It is a diverse and friendly institution, situated in one of the most vibrant and exciting cities on the south coast of the UK. Students have a huge choice of excellent courses across a number of fields. Many of the qualifications are considered to be some of the best in the country. The university of Southampton focuses on innovative teaching using the latest research and technologies to help prepare students to learn about the latest research developments as they happen.

Where you'll study

University of Southampton

Highfield Southampton
Hampshire
SO17 1BJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: St Denys  0.6 miles away

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