18 months
790 USD/year
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The Naval Architecture program of the National University of Sciences and Technology is offered by the Department of Naval Architecture.


Naval Architects are Naval engineers who design and construct vessels such as ships, yachts, powerboats, fishing boats, barges, war ships, cruise ships, ice breakers and even submarines. 

The curriculum of the Naval Architecture program of the National University of Sciences and Technology has been designed to provide knowledge in all core areas of field of Naval Architecture such as Marine Hydrodynamics, Marine Structure and Advanced Marine Dynamics. Students also undertake a comprehensive ship design exercise as a group project to learn to carryout concept studies in ship designing. During design exercise, special emphasis is given on inculcating interpersonal and team skills so that they may be easily integrated into industrial ship design teams.

Mission Statement:

To nurture and develop the abilities of young minds in the field of ship designing. The curriculum is designed to provide the necessary knowledge and skills in naval architecture theory, analysis and design procedures, as applied to naval and merchant ships, so that students may be easily integrated into industrial ship design teams. The Naval Architects graduated from this programme can meet real time challenges of the industry by demonstrating their competencies in learned methodologies and skills while appreciating the global and societal impact of the discipline through exposure of contemporary issues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marine Hydrodynamics
  • Marine Structures
  • Advanced Marine Dynamics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and Marine Applications
  • Advanced Marine Materials
  • Advanced Marine Fabrication Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
151 (verbal)
146 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

English requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • BE in Naval Architecture / Mechanical / Electrical / Civil / Aerospace / Avionics Engineering or any other related Engineering discipline
  • Sixteen years of schooling or 4 years education after HSSC/A' Level in relevant discipline with minimum CGPA of 2.0 out of 4.0 OR 55% marks (percentage will only be considered if CGPA is not mentioned on the transcript)
  • GAT (General) conducted on or after 01 August 2018 by NTS with at least 50 accumulative test score or Higher Education Apptitude Test (HAT) conducted by HEC in or after March 2019 with atleast 50 accumulative test score or GRE (General) conducted by ETS, USA

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 790 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 18 months.

​National students: 88,500 PKR (per semester)

Living costs for Islamabad

36883 - 51236 PKR /month
Living costs

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