Taught course

Commercial Practice for the Energy Sector

Institution
Robert Gordon University · Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent.
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

This postgraduate course has been specifically developed to enable you to professionally enhance your commercial skills. The course has been developed in close collaboration with industry and includes a contemporary industry perspective from sector experts from all parts of the supply chain. The course will allow you to gain a professionally accredited qualification and develop the demonstrable core commercial competencies much in demand by the oil, gas, renewables and decommissioning industries.

Building on our expertise in providing surveying, commercial and project management education, the course has been designed to meet the particular requirements of the energy sectors, in alignment with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) competency framework, namely:

Commercial management

Design economics

Risk and supply chain management

Contract practice

This postgraduate course has been specifically developed to enable you to professionally enhance your commercial skills. The course has been developed in close collaboration with industry and includes a contemporary industry perspective from sector experts from all parts of the supply chain. The course will allow you to gain a professionally accredited qualification and develop the demonstrable core commercial competencies much in demand by the oil, gas, renewables and decommissioning industries.
Building on our expertise in providing surveying, commercial and project management education, the course has been designed to meet the particular requirements of the energy sectors, in alignment with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) competency framework, namely:
Commercial management
Design economics
Risk and supply chain management
Contract practice
Procurement and tendering practices
Project financial control
Project Management
Every module includes input and learning from industry experts so you will gain knowledge and skills which are directly applicable to the workplace.
Individual modules can be studied on a stand-alone basis for CPD or personal development.
You will be accredited with all recognised modules you accrue towards achievement of the exit awards.

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
£1,133 per module £3,020 per individual research dissertation This is equivalent to: £4,530 for year 1 £4,530 for year 2 £3.020 for year 3
International students
£1,133 per module £3,020 per individual research dissertation This is equivalent to: £4,530 for year 1 £4,530 for year 2 £3.020 for year 3

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

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

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