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1 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Admissions Seminar Stuart A. McKenna Academic Selector (NAOME) 16/06/2014

2 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Courses – 3 Branches MEng/BEng Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering MEng/BEng Naval Architecture with High Performance Marine Vehicles (previously Small Craft Engineering) MEng/BEng Naval Architecture with Ocean Engineering 2

3 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Accreditation Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology Royal Institution of Naval Architects 3

4 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Naval Architecture Naval Architecture is the engineering specialty which deals with: Design Construction Repair Operation of ALL types of ships, boats and marine structures 4

5 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Marine Engineering Marine Engine Design, Construction, Repair and Maintenance Control Theory and Practice Electrical Systems Propeller and Shafting Systems Fuel Cell Technology Systems Design and simulation Engines and Machinery (Diesel, Diesel-Electric, Gas Turbine) 5

6 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering High Performance Marine Vehicles Design, Construction, Operation and Maintenance of High Performance Vessels Development of lighter, faster, stronger and safer vessels Sailing and Power Yachts Fast Ferries High Performance working vessels 6

7 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Ocean Engineering Engineering aspects of Fixed and Floating Marine Structures Offshore Oil and Gas, Renewable Energy Subsea Engineering 7

8 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Why study NAOME? Earth surface 70% water 90% all trade transported by sea Ocean is a sustainable source of Energy Cutting edge design Rewarding career opportunities In high demand! 8

9 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Project Work 1 st Year – Cargo Ship 9

10 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Project Work 10 2 nd Year – Strathclyde 70

11 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Project Work 3 rd Year – Ship Design Project 11

12 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Project Work 4 th Year – Specialised Group Design Projects 12

13 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Project Work 5 th Year (MEng) – Group Design Project 13 Pressure 275bar Ambient temperature H.S. Steel coiled pipe ABS approved

14 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Facilities Henry Dyer Building - City Centre Campus - Lecture and Project rooms - Computing Facilities - Laboratory and Workshops - Small Wave Tank 14

15 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Facilities Kelvin Hydrodynamics Laboratory - West of Scotland Science Park, West End - 76 metre long Wave Tank - Model Testing Facilities - Largest facility of any UK Academic Institution 15

16 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Scholarships/Sponsorships Various scholarships/sponsorships avaliable Entry incentives Summer work 16

17 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Summer Opportunities Industrial Placements - Apply knowledge from University - Valuable technical/industrial experience - New horizons and opportunities Summer Grants and Scholarships - Up to £3,000 17

18 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Summer Opportunities Samsung Heavy Industries 5 students based in Korea 18

19 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Summer Opportunities Student Ambassador Harbin Engineering University – China AMET University – India 19

20 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Other Dept. Opportunities Industrial visits Social events Sporting events – Yacht Racing 20

21 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Department’s Yacht 21

22 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Career Opportunities There are a substantial range of career opportunities available to our graduates. They may choose to work in areas such as: Construction and Repair Design Fast Ships and Leisure Craft Offshore Oil and Gas Research and Development Ship Safety Shipping, Ship Operation and Management Specialist Ships Surveying and Classification Technical Consultancy 22

23 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Graduates Some of the Highest Paid Engineers ABS Allseas Babcock International Group BP BVT Surface Fleet DNV Heerema Lloyd's Register of Shipping Maritime & Coastguard Agency GL Noble Denton Royal Navy SeaTec Shell Subsea 7 Teekay Shipping Technip 23

24 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Entry Requirements Highers (1 st 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. 24

25 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Entry Requirements Advanced Highers BEng Second year entry – AAB including Maths (A) and Physics (B) First year entry – ABB including Maths (B) MEng Second year entry – AAA including Maths (A) and Physics (A). First year entry – AAB including Maths (A) 25

26 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering 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. Examples HND Marine Engineering HND Mechanical Engineering 26

27 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Admissions Process Receive UCAS application Review Application – Grades – Personal Statement/Reference – SIMD40 adjustment Make Offer Invite to Insight Afternoon – Campus tour – Team exercise – Informal chat with lecturer 27

28 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Personal Statement Display specific interest in subject Mention of related work/leisure experience Extra curriculum activates Evidence of good written communication skills 28

29 Department of Naval Architecture Ocean and Marine Engineering Thank You Website - Contact Details Any Questions? 29


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