Taught course

IT for the Oil and Gas Industry

Institution
Robert Gordon University · School of Computing Science and Digital Media
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.
International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course will prepare graduates in technical disciplines for a career in the design and implementation of information technology solutions and service management in the Oil and Gas industry and its IT providers. This course provides training in software development tools and techniques and IT service management as well as Oil and Gas Engineering and Geoscience.
This course will produce computing practitioners who:
have a good understanding of the Oil and Gas Industry.
are able to align IT services with the needs of the Oil and Gas industry and its IT providers.
are proficient in the use of modern software tools and environments;
are able to integrate the use of these IT tools and techniques in the framework of an appropriate development methodology to develop high quality software solutions.

Information for international students

Postgraduate courses normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components. Some of our courses require a different level of English. Please check our course pages for specific details. Test reports are valid for a period of 2 years and can be used as proof of English for admission if valid on the start date of your course.

Fees and funding

UK students
£320 for optional short placement, Scottish/EU Students, £5,500 for entire MSc course, Rest of UK Students, £6,750 entire course
International students
£320 for optional short placement, £13,200 entire course

For more information, visit http://www.rgu.ac.uk/future-students/finance-and-scholarships/finance-and-scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgoffice@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 26 2209