Taught course

Oil and Gas Management

Coventry University London Campus · Coventry University London Campus

Entry requirements

A good quality honours degree or equivalent. 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


As one of the world’s fastest growing and dynamic industrial sectors, the oil and gas industry is recognised as a major contributor to the economy of many developed and developing regions. The course 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?

This course will help you develop the crucial managerial knowledge and skills expected by employers within the energy industry. The course is affiliated with the Energy Institute, providing you with the opportunity to apply for free student membership which provides access to industry-specific networking events, online resources and careers information. You will also have the opportunity of acquiring CMI, IOSH and NEBOSH certifications**.

**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 is delighted to have recently launched a number of scholarships to UK and International students. 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