Master in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

2023/2024 · 120 credits


The Master's Degree in Naval and Oceanic Engineering is offered at the Polytechnic School of Engineering in Ferrol (EPEF) on the Esteiro Campus. EPEF was established in 2021 as a result of the merger of the city's two engineering schools, the University Polytechnic School and the Higher Polytechnic School, with over 50 years of experience in engineering education.

This degree provides the scientific and technological knowledge required to access positions of greater responsibility in the maritime industry, serving as a continuation of the official bachelor's degrees in Naval Architecture, Ship Propulsion and Services Engineering, and Naval and Oceanic Engineering.

It is an Official Master's Degree with a professional orientation, aligning with the competencies established in Order CIN/354/2009, thus enabling graduates to practice the regulated profession of Naval and Oceanic Engineer.

The master's program allows direct engagement with the research groups and programs conducted at EPEF, which extend into the doctoral level.

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Prices for Spain or EU resident students
Approximate price of one academic course (60 ECTS) for first enrollment with residence in Spain or EU
Prices for Spain or EU non resident students
Approximate price of one academic course (60 ECTS) for first enrollment without residence in Spain or EU
Offered place for academic course 2023/2024

Why study

A future-oriented career... We educate highly qualified professionals prepared to take on positions of responsibility in a job market with a wide range of fields.

An intriguing profession... This profession will equip you to work in sectors related to Naval and Oceanic Engineering (project management, manufacturing engineering, site management, technical inspection, safety, search and rescue, logistical support, maintenance plans, transformations, renovations, major repairs, maritime industry management, etc.) primarily revolving around the following technological systems:

  • Vessels and watercraft of all types.
  • Floating and fixed platforms and structures (floating docks, dredges, and auxiliary equipment for port and coastal construction and maintenance, equipment for the exploration and utilization of marine resources, etc.).
  • Offshore technologies.
  • Aquaculture and fishing systems.
  • Maritime industries (shipyards, shipping companies, etc.).

Practical training in companies... You will have the opportunity to undertake internships with a wide range of affiliated companies that span nearly all sectors within our profession.


Starting academic year 2018/2019
Authorization Xunta Council date 13/06/2018
Authorization DOG publication date 29/06/2018
Official BOE publication date 07/09/2018
DOG syllabus publication date 10/11/2020
BOE syllabus publication date 13/11/2020