Welcome to Marine Engineering

Marine engineering is concerned with the design, construction and maintenance of all manner of offshore platforms, equipment and crafts. The UK has numerous busy ports and a strong naval presence, which means there is always a need for qualified marine engineers in the south of England and in other areas around the country.

At CEMAST you will have access to specialised marine equipment including a variety of different marine engines. Our strong links with local companies and Warsash Maritime Academy will help ensure that you have everything you need to begin a rewarding career in the marine industry.

Your Future is Bright

Career Path

For those interested in a career in marine engineering, there are many different areas to work in. There are currently 720 different companies operating in the marine engineering industry in the UK, with the boat building and leisure marine equipment sectors predicted to grow over the next few years. Alternatively, successful students may wish to follow a career in the Navy or Merchant Navy.

Jobs in Sector

On completion of your course you could take on roles such as:

  • Marine engineering maintenance fitter
  • Marine engineering maintenance technician
  • Marine engineering technician
  • Marine engineer officer (Merchant Navy)

Additional Information

A full CEMAST uniform and safety equipment must be purchased by new students when they join. This will include overalls, steel toe cap safety shoes, safety glasses and a polo shirt to be worn when on campus.

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