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Department of Ocean Engineering

Originally conceived as the Ocean Engineering Centre (OEC) in 1977, the Department of Ocean Engineering (DOE) has since focused on offshore engineering, naval architecture, as well as research and development in wide areas of the ocean.

The department, which boasts a 3000-square-metre laboratory area, strives for excellence in the areas of education, research and training programs while supporting developmental efforts within various marine industries.

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Department of Ocean Engineering

153

Undergraduate Students

292

Postgraduate Students

42

M S Research Scholars

179

PhD Research Scholars

11

Visiting Students

11

Exchange Students

23

Faculty

11

Staff

623

Publications

13

Patents

653

Projects

16

Laboratories

About the Department

Ocean Engineering deals with the design and operation of man-made structures in the Ocean and in other marine bodies. The Department of Ocean Engineering offers a B.Tech in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering with an option to pursue Dual Degree in either Ocean Engineering or Applied Mechanics.

On completion of the course, students have an option to take up a job or higher studies either as a Naval Architect or Ocean Engineer. The jobs in the field of Ocean Engineering are mainly as Coastal Engineers and Offshore Engineers. Some of the companies that usually recruit graduates in this field are Schlumberger, Reliance Offshore, Shell and Vedam.