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You also have the opportunity to widen your knowledge in areas that are of relevance to an academic or professional career.
You take taught modules (including research methods) and undertake a research project. The research project comprises an original piece of work combining both experiment and theory. Your thesis should explore, in detail, some element of engineering or science as applied in the marine environment. Wherever appropriate, you will be encouraged to take advantage of our strong links with the marine industry to carry out your research project in an industrial context.
An upper-second-class Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant engineering or science discipline. We also consider applicants on an individual basis with non-standard qualifications.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5, Pearson's PTE Academic Test 62 or equivalent.
English Language RequirementsIELTS band: 6.5
IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa.
The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.