Markets & Job Opportunities


The marine engineering degree program reflects the trend in the market generally toward recruiting a greater proportion of graduates into executive positions in the following fields:

  • Shipping industry and marine businesses either onboard ships or onshore
  • Offshore drilling platforms, semi-submersibles, floating production storage and offloading units.
  • Under water vehicles
  • Under water pipeline laying
  • Internal and external inspection for marine pipeline
  • Shipyards
  • Design firms and consultancy agencies
  • Marine equipment manufacturers
  • Docks and ships repair
  • On board inland ships (e.g. tourist Nile cruisers)
  • Classification societies. (surveyor, auditors, inspectors, etc)
  • National and/or international regulatory bodies
  • Navies and governments
  • Consultancy
  • Education, research and development