Europen schools for boat design

Discussion in 'Education' started by Archive, Jun 12, 2001.

  1. Archive
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    Archive Senior Member

    I would like to study prof. boat designing (usinf CAD etc'.) and learning about prof. boat and yacht building, also actual experince in workshop building of boats.
    what are the best europen scools for studying that have a diploma and so.
    please forgive my english. your information will be very helpfull.
  2. Archive
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    Archive Senior Member

    A few noteworthy schools are:
    Southampton Institute
    "Incorporated in 1989, we are the largest college of higher education in the United Kingdom and larger than most UK universities." The Yacht and Powercraft Design 3-year course focuses on the design and construction of yachts and commercial craft.

    University of Glasgow
    Programs in Advanced Marine Design and Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering. 3-4 year BEng and 4 year MEng programs for English Entrants.

    Norweagian University of Science and Technology
    Marine Hydrodynamics, Structures, System Design, and Marine Engineering. Trondheim, Norway

    Chalmers University of Technology
    Courses in Marine Structural Engineering (the design analysis and system availability of ships and floating offshore structures) and Hydromechanics (the flow around marine vehicles and the resulting forces and motions). Gothenburg Sweden

    BTW, these listings are from our list of schools at

    Hopefully some of our European friends will jump in with more information...
  3. Robert S
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    Robert S New Member

    I would like to add a "noteworthy school", DTU Copenhagen, Denmark technical univercity,
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