Singapore Maritime Academy

Leader of maritime education and training with sophisticated laboratories and workshops

Diploma in Marine Engineering (DMR) JAE Code: S63

Overview Entry Requirements What You'll Study Your Future


The Diploma in Marine Engineering (DMR) course encompasses various engineering disciplines mechanical engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, engineering design and control 
technology) that are required to make a ship an independent power plant.

Besides lectures and laboratory work, you will be exposed to advanced ship engineering system simulators and various training software. Our machinery workshops are equipped to train students for operational competencies they would require in the workplace, be it onboard a ship or a shore-based establishment.

You will have the special opportunity to choose between a sea-going or shore-based route during your second year

Course Highlights

  • Multi-disciplinary studies of engineering technology
  • Comprehensive learning experience through hands-on training, enrichment talks, ship visits and industry exposure
  • Best of both worlds – the opportunity to opt for either the Shipboard Operation option or Offshore Technology option

Scholarships Available

  • Tripartite Maritime Scholarship Scheme (TMSS)
  • Association of Marine Industries (ASMI)

Career Advancement for DMR graduates




Versatility at sea and on land