An Honours degree 2:1 in any branch of engineering, or physical science graduates with some experience in engineering or the energy industry.
Months of entry
The Master of Science Degree in Oil & Gas Engineering (formerly Energy Futures (Oil & Gas)) has been designed to provide students with a detailed knowledge of the technology required to ensure energy provision in the oil and gas industry and aims to give both a theoretical and practical grounding for future managers of energy projects. It is taught by specialist staff drawn from Engineering, Geology, Chemistry, and the Energy Industry each of whom are highly regarded in their field of expertise.
The programme is constantly updated to reflect the current and future needs of the energy industry. One of the main features of the MSc Programme is its interdisciplinary nature, being suitable for students with mechanical, civil, electrical, chemical and other suitable engineering backgrounds. In special cases, the Programme is also made available to those with relevant science backgrounds.
Tomorrow depends on talented, enterprising people - like those who make up our community of innovators. The University of Aberdeen has a proven track record of preparing graduates for the Energy sector. Aberdeen is the Oil and Gas Capital of Europe and is the office location for many of the oil companies that serve the industry.
The University's alumni play a leading role in the oil and gas and energy industries and its staff, particularly those in Physical Sciences, work closely with industry in consultancy and research.
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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
Course contact details
- Graduate School Admissions Unit
- +44 (0)1224 272515
- +44 (0)1224 272818