Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Alumni Showcase: NAME

Read about the successful graduates of the MEL in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering program, who have gained the technical skills and business knowledge to increase their employment opportunities and advance their careers.

Our students are diverse – coming from across Canada and around the world to learn from renowned UBC experts and broaden their technical knowledge in all facets of ship design, operation and maintenance. They also learn the language of business, gaining fundamental insight into business strategy and leadership through courses offered by UBC Sauder’s Robert H. Lee Graduate School.

It’s a unique hybrid degree program that is enabling our graduates to move into new industries, take on positions of increased responsibility and confidently lead teams and complex projects.

Read their stories

Imagine how the 12-month MEL in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering could benefit you.

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering — Abdul Quadir Abudu
After six years in the maritime industry, Abdul decided to pursue an MEL to expand his technical knowledge and deepen his understanding of business strategy and concepts.
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Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering — Rohan Madethatt
For Rohan Madethatt, the MEL in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering was an opportunity to enhance his first-hand knowledge of the operations side of the shipping industry with a deeper understanding of naval design and architecture. He’s now putting his new technical knowledge and business skills to use to help the shipping industry become more sustainable.
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Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering — Donghee Kim
After completing the one-year professional master’s degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, mechanical engineer Donghee Kim made a successful career shift to pursue his passion for shipbuilding.
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Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Combine the engineering and physics of ship design with broad business and leadership training.

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