Top universities for Marine Engineering 2021-2022

About Marine Engineering

Marine Engineering is the discipline of engineering where we study seagoing craft, docks, and harbor installations along with oceanographic engineering, oceanic engineering or nautical engineering

Subjects you need to study in marine engineering are fluid mechanics, naval architecture, marine steam engineering, elementary design & drawing and marine auxiliary machines.

Duties of Marine Engineer

We can divide Marine engineers duties into two parts, first researching, developing, and constructing new marine vessels and their component parts and second part is operation, maintenance and repair of all major mechanical and engineered equipment onboard a ship.

Qualities of a good Marine Engineer

Marine engineer must have following skills

  • Problem solving
  • Ability to learn, adapt and grow
  • Good knowledge of physics & math
  • Creative in design & drawing

Popular degree in Marine Engineering

Bachelor:

Masters:

Career options after Master’s Degree in Marine Engineering

  • Nawal Engineer
  • Water resource engineer
  • Offshore engineer
  • Coastal system engineer
  • Marine engineer
  • Ocean engineer

Average Salaries for Coastal Engineering (Avg Base Salary)

  • USA 98,000$
  • Canada 77,000$
  • UK 55,500$
  • Germany 75,000$
  • Australia 75,100$

Popular Degree for Marine Engineering

Country Bachelors in Marine Engineering Masters in Marine Engineering PhD in Marine Engineering
USA / CANADA 4 YEARS 2 YEARS 3 – 6 YEARS
GERMANY / UK / AUSTRALIA 3 – 3.5 YEARS 1 – 2 YEARS 3 – 6 YEARS
OTHER COUNTRIES 3 – 4 YEARS 1 – 2 YEARS 3 – 6 YEARS

Top Universities for Marine Engineering

Rank QS Rank THE Rank Shanghai University Name Country Bachelor courses Master courses
1 4 48 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) USA Click here Click here
2 3 Stanford University USA Click here Click here
3 6 University of Cambridge UK Click here Click here
4 9 ETH Zurich – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology SWITZERLAND Click here Click here
4 15 23 Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU) SINGAPORE Click here Click here
6 2 University of Oxford UK Click here Click here
7 5 University of California, Berkeley (UCB) USA Click here Click here
8 14 Imperial College London UK Click here Click here
9 12 13 National University of Singapore (NUS) SINGAPORE Click here Click here
10 16 Tsinghua University CHINA Click here Click here
11 1 Harvard University USA Click here Click here
12 EPFL SWITZERLAND Click here Click here
13 12 Georgia Institute of Technology USA Click here Click here
14 7 California Institute of Technology (Caltech) USA Click here Click here
15 21 12 Delft University of Technology USA Click here Click here
16 27 KAIST – Korea Advanced Institute of Science & SOUTH KOREA Click here Click here
17 18 Carnegie Mellon University USA Click here Click here
18 28 University of Toronto CANADA Click here Click here
19 11 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) USA Click here Click here
20 Politecnico di Milano ITALY Click here Click here
20 26 The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology HONGKONG Click here Click here
20 32 38 The University of Tokyo JAPAN Click here Click here
23 35 1 Shanghai Jiao Tong University CHINA Click here Click here
24 9 Peking University CHINA Click here Click here
25 22 University of Texas at Austin USA Click here Click here
26 23 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign USA Click here Click here
27 39 28 Seoul National University SOUTH KOREA Click here Click here
27 34 10 Zhejiang University CHINA Click here Click here
29 24 Technical University of Munich GERMANY Click here Click here
30 8 Princeton University USA Click here Click here
31 KTH Royal Institute of Technology SWEDEN Click here Click here
32 45 University of British Columbia CANADA Click here Click here
33 19 40 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor USA Click here Click here
34 33 Purdue University USA Click here Click here
34 Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) JAPAN Click here Click here
36 25 Cornell University USA Click here Click here
36 48 37 The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney) AUSTRALIA Click here Click here
38 University of Waterloo CANADA Click here Click here
39 Politecnico di Torino ITALY Click here Click here
40 McGill University CANADA Click here Click here
40 National Taiwan University (NTU) TAIWAN Click here Click here
40 42 The University of Hong Kong HONGKONG Click here Click here
43 Fudan University CHINA Click here Click here
43 30 RWTH Aachen University GERMANY Click here Click here
43 The University of Manchester UK Click here Click here
43 17 Yale University USA Click here Click here
47 29 Columbia University USA Click here Click here
48 UCL UK Click here Click here
49 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) INDIA Click here Click here
50 Eindhoven University of Technology NETHERLANDS Click here Click here
50 The University of Melbourne AUSTRALIA Click here Click here
20 École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne SWITZERLAND Click here Click here
31 University of Science and Technology of China CHINA Click here Click here
35 University of California, Santa Barbara USA Click here Click here
37 Northwestern University USA Click here Click here
38 University of Pennsylvania USA Click here Click here
40 47 University of California, San Diego USA Click here Click here
41 Johns Hopkins University USA Click here Click here
44 University of Wisconsin-Madison USA Click here Click here
46 Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) SOUTH KOREA Click here Click here
49 Duke University USA Click here Click here
50 University of Washington USA Click here Click here
2 Dalian University of Technology CHINA Click here Click here
3 Harbin Engineering University CHINA Click here Click here
4 Norwegian University of Science and Technology – NTNU NORWAY Click here Click here
5 The University of Western Australia AUSTRALIA Click here Click here
6 University of Lisbon LISBON Click here Click here
7 Tianjin University CHINA Click here Click here
8 Griffith University AUSTRALIA Click here Click here
9 University of Strathclyde UK Click here Click here
11 University of Plymouth UK Click here Click here
14 Hohai University CHINA Click here Click here
14 Jiangsu University of Science and Technology CHINA Click here Click here
16 Ocean University of China CHINA Click here Click here
17 Newcastle University UK Click here Click here
18 University College London UK Click here Click here
19 Federal University of Rio de Janeiro BRAZIL Click here Click here
20 Wuhan University of Technology CHINA Click here Click here
21 Dalian Maritime University CHINA Click here Click here
22 University of Southampton UK Click here Click here
23 University of Tasmania AUSTRALIA Click here Click here
25 China University of Petroleum – Beijing CHINA Click here Click here
26 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur INDIA Click here Click here
26 University of Genoa ITALY Click here Click here
29 Technical University of Denmark DENMARK Click here Click here
30 Huazhong University of Science and Technology CHINA Click here Click here
31 Northwestern Polytechnical University CHINA Click here Click here
32 National Technical University of Athens GREECE Click here Click here
33 The University of Edinburgh UK Click here Click here
34 Istanbul Technical University TURKEY Click here Click here
35 Aalto University FINLAND Click here Click here
36 Memorial University of Newfoundland CANADA Click here Click here
39 Pusan National University SOUTH KOREA Click here Click here
41 Indian Institute of Technology Madras INDIA Click here Click here
42 Tongji University CHINA Click here Click here
43 Texas A&M University USA Click here Click here
44 Amirkabir University of Technology IRAN Click here Click here
45 Chalmers University of Technology SWEDEN Click here Click here
45 Shanghai Maritime University CHINA Click here Click here
49 Wuhan University CHINA Click here Click here
50 Osaka University JAPAN Click here Click here

Top universities for Marine Engineering in continent (Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Australia)

Top universities for Marine engineering in Africa

There are no Affrican universities in the top 50 for computer engineering, but 11 universities make it into the top 1000 list. Africa’s highest ranked university is Cairo University which ranked in between 151-200.

Africa’s second highest ranked university is University of Witwatersrand which ranked in between 300-500.

 Top universities for Marine engineering in Asia

There are 13 universities in top 50 for computer engineering and 186 universities are in the top 1000 list. Asia’s top 2 universities are National University of Singapore (NUS) & Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU).

 Top universities for Marine engineering in Europe

There are 12 European universities in the top 50 for Computer engineering, and 263 universities make it into the top 1000 list. Europe’s highest ranked university is University of Oxford which ranked in between 1-10.

Europe’s second highest ranked university is University of Cambridge which ranked in between 1-10.

 Top universities for Marine engineering in North America

There are 23 North American universities in the top 50 for computer engineering, and 134 universities make it into the top 1000 list. North America’s highest ranked universities are Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Stanford University which ranked in between 1-10.

 Top universities for Marine engineering in Latin America

There are no Latin American universities in the top 50 for computer engineering, but 30 universities make it into the top 1000 list. Latin America’s highest ranked university is Universidad de Chile which ranked in between 50-100.

Latin America’s second highest ranked university is Universidade de São Paulo which ranked in between 80-100.

Top universities for Marine Engineering in USA

Rank QS Rank THE University Name Bachelor courses Master courses
1 3 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Click here Click here
2 2 Stanford University Click here Click here
3 4 University of California, Berkeley (UCB) Click here Click here
4 1 Harvard University Click here Click here
5 Georgia Institute of Technology Click here Click here

Top universities for Marine Engineering in CANADA

Rank QS Rank THE University Name Bachelor courses Master courses
1 1 University of Toronto Click here Click here
2 2 University of British Columbia Click here Click here
3 4 University of Waterloo Click here Click here
4 3 McGill University Click here Click here
5 Université de Montréal
5 University of Alberta

Top universities for Marine Engineering in UNITED KINGDOM

Rank QS Rank THE University Name Bachelor courses Master courses
1 2 University of Cambridge Click here Click here
2 1 University of Oxford Click here Click here
3 3 Imperial College London Click here
4 The University of Manchester Click here Click here
5 UCL
5 University of Sheffield Click here Click here
4 University of Edinburgh Click here Click here

Top universities for Marine Engineering in GERMANY

Rank QS Rank THE University Name Bachelor courses Master courses
1 1 Technical University of Munich
2 2 RWTH Aachen University Click here
3 3 Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin)
4 4 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Click here Click here
5 Technische Universität Dresden
5 University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Top universities for Marine Engineering in AUSTRALIA

Rank QS Rank THE University Name Bachelor courses Master courses
1 1 The University of New South Wales Click here Click here
2 4 The University of Melbourne
3 3 Monash University Click here Click here
4 2 The University of Sydney Click here Click here
5 The Australian National University Click here Click here
5 The University of Queensland Click here Click here

Admission Requirements for Marine Engineering Universities

Bachelors

  • Student must have studied PCM in last 2 year of HSC
  • 1400+ SAT score will help in top universities
  • Good IELTS(6.5/7) & TOEFL(110) score will help to get into good university

Masters

  • Student must have studied Physics & Maths in bachelor degree
  • 325+ GRE score may be required
  • Good IELTS(6.5/7) & TOEFL(110) score will help to get into good university

Application Deadlines for Marine Engineering Universities 

For top ranked universities student must apply 6-9 months in advance & for other universities you can apply 3-4 months in advance

Bachelors

Masters