Honours degree, preferrably 2.1 or above, preferably in Geology, Geophysics, Engineering, Law, Economics, or other relevant degree. Industry or other postgraduate experience is a significant advantage. Applicants from National Oil Companies, other oil companies, and students with career ambitions higher within the industry are particularly encouraged to apply.
Petroleum Economics; Reservoir Geology; Operational Accountancy and Law; Decommissioning and the Environment; Reservoir Engineering; Well Engineering; Facilities Management; Safety Engineering; Negotiation; Project Management; Organisational Psychology; Politics of Oil.
Months of entry
The MSc Oil and Gas Enterprise Management covers all aspects of the oil and gas industry from geology, environmental science, engineering, business, law and entrepreneurship, combining all disciplines and knowledge from the College.
The emphasis is on practical application of studies, lateral thinking and management techniques. The first term covers science and technology issues of hydrocarbon commercialisation, and the second term focuses on business, law, politics and economics.
Aberdeen is one of the world's Oil and Gas capitals. Its geographic position has maintained its dominance of the European hydrocarbon exploration and production environment for many years. The city has the highest population of Oil Industry professionals in all sectors, and rivals Calgary, Jakarta and Houston.
Fees and funding
- More information about tuition fees and payment plans.
- University of Aberdeen Funding Database
- Alumni discount for postgraduate degrees (20%)
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||28|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||40|
|Dissertation||32 (7500 words)|
Course contact details
- Graduate School Admissions Unit
- +44 (0)1224 272515