2:2 degree in an engineering or scientific discipline. Suitable for engineering graduates or engineers and industrial practitioners who are interested in entering or progressing in the petroleum and gas industries. You may have a first degree in engineering or a scientific discipline including geology and physics and will be keen to enter the gas or oil industry as an engineer. You may also already have significant experience of working as an engineer in the gas and oil industry and wish to formalise your current position with an academic and professional qualification.
Months of entry
3 good reasons to study Petroleum and Gas Engineering at Salford:
- The first course of its kind in the UK
- Enhances your career prospects in the oil and gas industries
- Gives you the opportunity to become a Chartered Engineer
This course is designed for engineering graduates who intend to enter or enhance their career prospects in the oil or natural gas industry. It is accredited by the IGEM.
The course explores the geology, exploration, drilling, production (surface and subsurface), reservoir engineering and management, distribution and transmission of oil and gas from practical and theoretical viewpoints.
You will develop the knowledge and the skills for problem solving in terms of development, design, business and economics management in oil and gas engineering which will assist you to make management and scientific decisions in the workplace.
On completion of this course you may be eligible to join the Institution of Gas Engineers & Managers or Society of Petroleum Engineers which may enable you to qualify as a Chartered Engineer.
Information for international students
International students must provide evidence of proficiency in English- IELTS 6.5 band score or a score of TOEFL at 575 or above (232 computer based) with a TWE of 4.0 or above are proof of this.
Fees and funding
Part-time £1,250 per 30 credits
Full-time International £16,070
Full-time PgDip £5,000
Part-time £1,275 per 30 credits
Full-time International £16,390
Full-time PgDip £5,100
You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.
Scholarships and Bursaries
We offer awards to help you study through our:
- Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
- University of Salford student loyalty discount
- Country bursary scheme for International students only
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||50|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||50|
Course contact details
- Course Enquiries
- +44 (0)161 295 4545