Marine Engineering (Phase 3)

City of Glasgow College


Riverside Campus


Phase 3 - College phase where you will complete an HNC in Marine Engineering, STCW short courses, MCA workshop skills and industrial experience.

Phase 4 – Sea Phase where you will complete your MNTB training record book.

Phase 5 - College phase where you will prepare for your IAMI engineering knowledge examination, MCA Oral Examination and complete your final STCW short courses.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English, Maths and Chemistry, Engineering Science or Physics; or NC Shipping and Maritime Operations.

You must have a sponsoring company in order to fulfil the sea time requirement of this programme.

Progression Routes

Successful completion of the course may offer you entry to second year of a four years honours course at university.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Nautical Studies and Marine Engineering

SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy