Taught course

Petroleum Production Engineering

Robert Gordon University · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in Engineering or a relevant discipline such as Geology, Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics
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 has been developed and is supported by experienced industry professionals, using authentic industry applications software, technical standards and engineering practices. This full-time or distance learning degree in Petroleum Production Engineering covers wells and related production facilities, whether on land, offshore or subsea.

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
International students

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

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
distance learning
36 months


distance learning
24 months
full time
9 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment50

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 26 2209