Taught course

Oil and Gas Engineering MSc

University of Huddersfield · School of Computing and Engineering

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:1 or above) in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering Systems, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering or a closely related science subject area or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • Other qualifications or experience which demonstrate that a candidate possesses knowledge and skills at honours degree standard may be acceptable and will be considered on an individual basis.

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Develop your skills and boost your knowledge of oil and gas engineering with an MSc in the subject at The University of Huddersfield.

This course covers a range of foundational modules to ensure you are equipped to effectively study the more advanced analytical elements of this discipline.

As a student in the Oil and Gas Engineering MSc, you will also take non-technical modules to develop your managerial skills and knowledge. This will prepare you for careers with a wide range of potential employers, which could include national and multinational energy companies, consultancies and international agencies.

Why study Oil and Gas Engineering at Huddersfield?

The UK's offshore oil and gas industry remains a central pillar of the UK economy, and yet it suffers from a lack of graduates with advanced education that incorporates management skills. Our MSc in Oil and Gas Engineering seeks to fulfil this need for graduate level engineers.

A vibrant town surrounded by beautiful countryside, Huddersfield is a friendly and diverse place from which to study, offering lots of things to do between lectures.

Fees and funding

Please check our website for fee information

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1484 957507