The minimum entrance requirement is an Upper Second Class Honours (2:1) degree in an earth science-based subject from a UK university or its equivalent.
Months of entry
This course is a one-year, full-time multidisciplinary programme covering a wide range of earth science subjects and their application to the full spectrum of hydrocarbon exploration and production.
It is designed for students with some industrial experience, as well as for recent graduates seeking careers in the petroleum and allied service industries.
The course presents the methods and practices of the modern petroleum industry, with considerable emphasis on developing transferable skills.Accreditation
This course is professionally accredited by the Geological Society of London.
Fees and funding
We offer a range of scholarships for postgraduate students to support you through your studies. Try our scholarships search tool to see what you might be eligible for.
For more information on the Postgraduate Master's Loan scheme and other funding opportunities that are available, please visit our Fees and Funding website.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||50|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||25|
|Dissertation||25 (6000 words)|
Course contact details
- Prof. Howard Johnson
- +44(0)20 7594 7333