Technology (Maritime Operations)

Kingston University

24 months
5250 GBP/year
3400 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Technology (Maritime Operations) course at Kingston University was developed in partnership by the Royal Navy and Kingston University. The programme accredits the learning achieved during professional naval branch training.


There are three stages to the Technology (Maritime Operations) course at Kingston University:

  • Stage one: assessment of prior learning
  • Stage two: an academic paper on a topic related to maritime operations
  • Stage three: a reflective summary, presentation and oral examination (viva voce)

Where this course will take you

The Maritime Operations course helps to prepare you for roles such as:

  • More senior positions in the RN (RAN)
  • Civilian posts when retiring from the RN (RAN)

Programme Structure

What this course offers you
  • Designed and developed for Royal Navy Warfare Officers
  • Course can be undertaken entirely in the workplace
  • Assignments are based around a candidate's past and current work
  • Supervisor support from a tutor with long experience of working with the Royal Navy
  • No fixed dates for completing assignments, only a total time to undertake the course

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

The programme is currently open only to applications from people who have successfully completed at least one of the following:

  • UK Royal Navy PWO officer training course
  • Royal Australian Navy PWO officer training course

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5250 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3400 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Technology (Maritime Operations)
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