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Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

24 months
6086 USD/year
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The Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering program from Seoul National University covers a wide range of subjects associated with ships and offshore structures. The final goal of naval architecture lies in the design and production of the most reliable and cost-effective transport system and offshore structures which can carry out missions successfully in harsh environments.


By developing basic theories concerning all the branches of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, this department from Seoul National University aims at enhancing the superiority in the sense of educations, research and public service as an essential function of the university.

The field of Naval Architecture is directed towards the design, production, and operation of all types of ships; cruisers, FPSO, fast ferries, Liquefied Natural Gas(LNG) Carriers, etc. Ocean Engineering specially deals with the design, construction, and operation of all types of marine structures; from oil platforms to very large floating structures, like man-made floating islands.


Upon graduation, students from the department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering enter many important sectors in industry, government and academia, playing leading roles in each sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ship Hydrodynamics  
  • Analysis of Viscous Fluid Flows
  • Ship Structural Design
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics for Turbulent Ship Flows
  • Ship Design Automation  
  • Computational Marine Hydrodynamics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Print out after completing online application
  • Personal Statement and Study Plan
  • Two Letters of Recommendation from two different professors with stamp or signature on sealed envelope
  • Official Bachelor's Transcript and Degree or Graduation Certificate
  • Official Master's Transcript and Degree or Graduation Certificate
  • A Copy of the Applicant's Passport
  • Copies of both parents' passports
  • Official document indicating parent-child relationship between the applicant and parents
  • Financial Certification
  • Additional materials required to applicants for programs in Fine Arts, Music, Physical Education, Music Education Major or Fine Arts Education Major

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6086 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3043 USD per semester during 24 months.

KRW 3,997,000

Living costs for Seoul

1853935 - 1761654 KRW /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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