Taught course

Oil and Gas Management

Coventry University London Campus · Coventry University London Campus

Entry requirements

A second class honours degree (2:2) or above. Applications from candidates with equivalent degree and relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Work experience is desirable but not essential.

Months of entry

January, October

Course content


The Oil and Gas industry is one of the world’s fastest growing and dynamic industrial sectors and is recognised as a major contributor to the economy of many developed and developing regions. The programme offers you the required knowledge and skills for leadership and business management which will enable you to thrive amidst the challenges experienced in the energy industry.

Why choose this programme?

You will be provided with a unique business and professional experience that will enable the development of crucial managerial knowledge and skills expected by employers within the energy industry. You will benefit from a range of extracurricular activities including simulations, debates, guest lectures and employer engagement. Throughout this programme you will also have the opportunity of acquiring the CMI, IOSH and NEBOSH certification**.

**Subject to registering as a CMI/IOSH/NEBOSH member.


  • Sustainable Strategy – from Planning to Implementation
  • Marketing in a Global Age
  • Finance, Funding and Legislative - Frameworks for Success
  • Leading in a Changing World
  • Business and Management Research Methods or Entrepreneurship

Specialist modules:

  • International Environmental Law
  • Impact of Oil and Gas Production in a Developing World
  • Integrated Emergency and Disaster Management
  • Oil and Gas Project Management

Project options:

  • Internship
  • Consulting Project
  • Entrepreneurship Project
  • Simulation
  • Dissertation


Upon successful completion of the programme and selected modules you will be awarded the CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership*.

*Subject to registering as a CMI member.

**Subject to registering as a CMI/IOSH/NEBOSH member.

Future prospects

Employment in the energy sector is growing rapidly worldwide, and offers exciting career opportunities for good managers that understand its diverse issues, demands and challenges.

"I work as a Project Coordinator for Luminus Group. I am currently working on developing the private sector in the Governorates bordering Syria throughout establishing 90 companies and supporting 60 MSMEs in three years. The project role extends to developing business plans, providing incubation services and creating events." - Adi Armoti

Fees and funding

UK students
£15,250 (£15,500 from October 2017)
International students
£15,250 (£15,500 from October 2017)

Scholarship opportunities

Coventry University London Campus is delighted to have recently launched a number of scholarships to UK and International students holding an offer of study for October 2016, January 2017 and April 2017 entry. You can find out more about our Scholarships by viewing our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Student Recruitment