Engineer Student (Royal Navy)

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The rank of Engineer Student was the lowest commissioned rank in the Engineer Branch of the Royal Navy.

The subordinate rank was established by Order in Council from 1 July, 1888, in order that Engineer Students under training might be borne on the books of H.M. Ships. The pay scale was fixed at:[1]

First Year One Shilling A week.
Second Year Two Shillings
Third Year Three Shillings
Fourth Year Five Shillings
Fifth Year and any subsequent Years Eight Shillings


  1. Order in Council of 29 June, 1888.