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Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Doctorate

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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The Doctoral Program in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico is integrated in the 3rd cycle of studies following the Bologna Agreement as a complement of the first and second cycles in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering .

About

The themes of the PhDs in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico are those that reflect the problems of the speciality, and involve planning, design, construction, exploitation and systems maintenance of vehicle and structures aimed at exploring the ocean resources, namely Marine Environment, Dynamics and Hydrodynamics, Marine Structures, Ship Design, Maritime Transportation and Ports, Analysis and Safety Management, Maintenance based on Reliability, Fishing Technology and Aquaculture and Yacht Sailing.

Objectives

  • To promote the research in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, allowing the development of relevant areas of international scientific knowledge.
  • To present the development of recognised technological and scientific research activities at international level.
  • To contribute to the high quality academic education in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering (3 rd Cycle) and offering this education at international level.

Employment

The holder of a Doctoral Degree in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering can work at Universities, Research Laboratories, Enterprises, Governmental Offices and Public Administration

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Analysis of Marine Structures
  • Dynamics and Control of Ocean Vehicles
  • Modelling and Analysis of Sea Waves
  • Advanced Analysis of Ship Dynamics
  • Advanced Design of Marine Structures
  • Research Seminars
  • Advanced Topics in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
  • Uncertainty Modeling

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

    Who can apply for a Doctoral Degree?   
    • The holders of a Master degree or equivalent in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering or related areas.
    • The holders of a 5 years undergraduate degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering or related areas
    • The holders of a relevant academic, scientific or professional curriculum that be recognised by the Scientific Council of IST as being able to attend this course

      Tuition Fee

      • International

        2750 EUR/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 2750 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
      • EU/EEA

        2750 EUR/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 2750 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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      Living costs for Lisbon

      • 630 - 1130 EUR/month
        Living Costs

      The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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