Subsea and Pipeline Engineering

University of Strathclyde


This course is for graduates in naval architecture, offshore engineering, mechanical engineering and related disciplines who want to gain advanced knowledge of subsea systems, designs and installation. This includes systems and equipment such as: pipelines, wellheads, drilling rigs, riser and mooring systems.

The programme consists of three components: instructional modules; group project; individual project (MSc only).

You can exit at the end of 9 months with a PgDip Subsea and Pipeline Engineering.

Entry Requirements

For the MSc, a first or upper second class BEng Honours degree, or equivalent overseas qualification.

Applicants with marginally lower qualifications will be considered for the Postgraduate Diploma in the first instance. Applicants with other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Start Date

January, September


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months


Faculty of Engineering


Naval Architecture, Ocean 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