Taught course

IT for the Oil and Gas Industry

Institution
Robert Gordon University · School of Computing
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in a science or technical subject.
Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course will prepare you for a career in the design and implementation of IT solutions and service management. As a graduate, you will be well-positioned for a computing career in the ever-evolving global oil and gas industry and its IT providers. This course provides training in software development tools and techniques, IT service management, oil and gas engineering, and geoscience. Throughout the course, content is complemented by practical work, undertaken in state-of-the-art facilities, using tools and techniques to allow you to gain the skills required to work within a technical IT environment. This practical element will enhance your theoretical understanding by developing real-world problem-solving skills; enhancing your employability as a graduate.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.0 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent. We accept a variety of in-country and secure English language tests, find out more: https://www.rgu.ac.uk/study/international-students/english-language-requirements

Fees and funding

For more information, visit www.rgu.ac.uk/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    28-33 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12-17 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
admissions@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 262728