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University of Strathclyde

Naval Architecture with High Performance Marine Vehicles

UCAS Code: H520
BEng (Hons) 4 years full-time 2017
Ucas points guide


% applicants receiving offers


  • Naval architecture
Student score
70% LOW
% employed or in further study
100% HIGH
Average graduate salary
£27k HIGH
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What do you need to get in?

Source: UCAS

Main entry requirements

A level

Year 1: ABB (Maths B); Year 2: AAB (Maths A, Physics B)

Scottish Highers

AAAB or AABBB (Maths B, Physics B and/or Engineering Science B strongly recommended)

Scottish Advanced Highers

Year 2 entry: AAB (Maths A, Physics B)

BTEC Diploma
Not Available

International Baccalaureate

Maths HL5, Physics HL5

UCAS tariff points
Not Available

If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 128-136 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.

The real story about entry requirements

% applicants receiving offers


Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.

What does the numbers of applicants receiving course offers tell me?

Tuition fee & financial support


Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.

If you live in:

  • Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
  • Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
  • Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Will this course suit you?

Sources: UCAS & KIS

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Course description


Year 1 and 2:Basic engineering science; the fundamentals of naval architecture; buoyancy and floatation; stability; ship types; resistance and propulsion; ship structural analysis; ship design; marine engineering systems; business and management. Year 3 and 4: Ship motions in waves; risk management; reliability; ship design; construction; operation and maintenance; creative design and engineering of small leisure and commercial vessels; sailing and power yachts; fast ferries; hydrofoils; hovercraft; fishing boats.

University of Strathclyde

Students on campus,

The University of Strathclyde was established in 1796 as the 'place of useful learning' and today from the centre of the vibrant city of Glasgow it continues to provide its students with a relevant, high-quality education. The global application of research and knowledge exchange ensures Strathclyde takes its place as a leading international technological institution.

How you'll spend your time

  • Lectures / seminars
  • Independent study
  • Placement

Year 1


Year 2


Year 3


Year 4

How you'll be assessed

  • Written exams
  • Coursework
  • Practical exams

Year 1


Year 2


Year 3


Year 4

What do the numbers say for

Where there isn’t enough reliable data about this specific course, we’ve shown aggregated data for all courses at this university within the same subject area

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