Presentation on theme: "Admissions Seminar Stuart A. McKenna Academic Selector (NAOME)"— Presentation transcript:
1 Admissions Seminar Stuart A. McKenna Academic Selector (NAOME) 16/06/2014
2 Courses – 3 BranchesMEng/BEng Naval Architecture and Marine EngineeringMEng/BEng Naval Architecture with High Performance Marine Vehicles (previously Small Craft Engineering)MEng/BEng Naval Architecture with Ocean Engineering
3 AccreditationInstitute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology Royal Institution of Naval Architects
4 of ALL types of ships, boats and marine structures Naval ArchitectureNaval Architecture is the engineering specialty which deals with:DesignConstructionRepairOperationof ALL types of ships, boats and marine structures
5 Marine EngineeringMarine Engine Design, Construction, Repair and MaintenanceControl Theory and PracticeElectrical SystemsPropeller and Shafting SystemsFuel Cell TechnologySystems Design and simulationEngines and Machinery(Diesel, Diesel-Electric, Gas Turbine)
6 High Performance Marine Vehicles Design, Construction, Operation and Maintenance of High Performance VesselsDevelopment of lighter, faster, stronger and safer vesselsSailing and Power YachtsFast FerriesHigh Performance working vessels
7 Ocean EngineeringEngineering aspects of Fixed and Floating Marine StructuresOffshore Oil and Gas, Renewable EnergySubsea Engineering
8 Why study NAOME? Earth surface 70% water 90% all trade transported by seaOcean is a sustainable source of EnergyCutting edge designRewarding career opportunitiesIn high demand!
22 Career OpportunitiesThere are a substantial range of career opportunities available to our graduates. They may choose to work in areas such as:Construction and RepairDesignFast Ships and Leisure CraftOffshore Oil and GasResearch and Development Ship Safety Shipping, Ship Operation and ManagementSpecialist ShipsSurveying and ClassificationTechnical Consultancy
23 Graduates Some of the Highest Paid Engineers ABS Allseas Babcock International GroupBPBVT Surface FleetDNVHeeremaLloyd's Register of ShippingMaritime & Coastguard AgencyGL Noble DentonRoyal NavySeaTecShellSubsea 7Teekay ShippingTechnip
24 Entry Requirements Highers (1st year Entry) BEng: AAAB or AABBB including Maths (B) Physics (B) and/or Technological Studies (B) strongly recommended.MEng: AAAA or AAABB including Maths (A) Physics (B) and/or Technological Studies (B) strongly recommended.
25 Entry Requirements Advanced Highers BEng Second year entry – AAB including Maths (A) and Physics (B)First year entry – ABB including Maths (B)MEngSecond year entry – AAA including Maths (A) and Physics (A).First year entry – AAB including Maths (A)
26 Entry Requirements HND (AAB in graded units) Entry to BEng in the first instance. Applicants with an HND in a relevant subject with merits or distinctions in analytical modules may be considered for second year entry to the BEng.ExamplesHND Marine EngineeringHND Mechanical Engineering
27 Admissions Process Receive UCAS application Review Application GradesPersonal Statement/ReferenceSIMD40 adjustmentMake OfferInvite to Insight AfternoonCampus tourTeam exerciseInformal chat with lecturer
28 Personal Statement Display specific interest in subject Mention of related work/leisure experienceExtra curriculum activatesEvidence of good written communication skills
29 Thank You Website - www.strath.ac.uk/naome Contact Details Any Questions?