MA Ship Design

Aalesund University College logo
Duration:
4 years
Languages of instruction:
English

It is a great engineering challenge to design new ship systems that could turn shipping into the most efficient, safe and environmentally friendly means of transportation in the future. New ship design is typically in response to needs coming from new technologies, changes in the world politics, new strategies and lessons learned from preDuring your second semester you choose one of the following majors:
Ship Structural Design.
In this course you will study the factors influencing the structural design of ships. Theoretical understanding of the structural capacity of a ship is accompanied by up-to-date practical calculation methods.
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD).
A theoretical background to numerical prediction of fluid flow is given. CFD tools are used to predict the resistance of ship hulls and to study local flows for design optimization of various structural details (brackets, rudder positions, etc.)

SUBJECTS:
Ship Design
Ship Hydrodynamics
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Ship Structural Design
Product Family Design
Industrial Design and Human Factors
Cpmputer Aided Engineering (CAE)
Scientific Theory and Methods
Managing International Corporations

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:
With a Master's Degree from Aalesund University College you are well prepared to work in engineering companies, shipbuilding and shipping companies, as well as in the offshore industry all over the world. During your studies you will be able to spend time with the nearby industry.


Program requirements

BSc in engineering in mechanical or marine technology or a documented, equivalent education Documented English skills Sufficient funding
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Nokut certification
Bergen University College logo
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n/a / year
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
Bergen Academy of Art and Design logo
Tuition Fee:
n/a / year
Deadline:
1 February
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
University of Tromsø (The Arctic University of Norway) logo
Tuition Fee:
n/a / year
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
1 years (90 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
Norwegian University of Science and Technology logo
Tuition Fee:
n/a / year
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
BI Norwegian Business School logo
Tuition Fee:
$ 10.2k / year
Deadline:
1 March
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
University of Oslo logo
Tuition Fee:
Local: $ 0
Foreign: $ 0
/ year
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
Norwegian University of Science and Technology logo
Tuition Fee:
n/a / 2 years
Deadline:
1 December
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
Oslo School of Architecture and Design logo
Tuition Fee:
$ 173 / Year
Deadline:
1 April 2016
Duration:
36 months (150 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English
Oslo School of Architecture and Design logo
Tuition Fee:
$ 173 / Year
Deadline:
1 April 2016
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)
Languages of instruction:
English