Institute: Institute of Engineering and Transport

Department: Centre for Maritime Studies

Course Title: Advanced Diploma in Marine Engineering

Course Code: MS4-A4-21

ECTS: 120

Course details

Mode: Apprenticeship
This programme is the first step for those who wish to embark on a career in the maritime sector, with opportunities being available both locally and internationally. The course introduces the basics of engineering related to marine vessels and is ideal for those who wish to be introduced into this sector and obtain a formal vocational qualification. After successful completion of the course, the learner will have formed sound theoretical and practical competences. This course includes work-related training and practice.
Dan il-programm huwa l-ewwel pass għal dawk li jixtiequ jibdew karriera fis-settur marittimu, b’opportunitajiet disponibbli kemm lokalment kif ukoll internazzjonalment. Il-kors jintroduċi l-elementi bażiċi tal-inġinerija relatata ma’ bastimenti tal-baħar u huwa ideali għal dawk li jixtiequ jidħlu f’dan is-settur u jiksbu kwalifika vokazzjonali formali. L-istudenti li jtemmu l-kors b’suċċess, ikunu kisbu kompetenzi teoretiċi u prattiċi sodi. Dan il-kors jinkludi taħriġ u prattika relatati max-xogħol.
MQF Level: 4
Duration: 3 Years Full-time
Entry requirements: Any MCAST MQF Level 3 Diploma delivered by the Institute of Engineering and Transport
4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes
Compulsory: One subject from Mathematics or Physics
Compulsory: One subject from Engineering Technology or Design and Technology or Chemistry or Mathematics or Physics
Other entry requirements: –
Career opportunities: Marine engineering technician, Ship repair technician, Ship repair fitter
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