MSc Oil & Gas Engineering

Mode of study
Full time – 45 weeks (September start)
Online distance learning – 3 years 6 months (January start)

AIA, Energy Institute

This course requires no previous industry experience and gives you the opportunity to work closely with specialists in oil and gas. The course provides the knowledge required for a range of professional careers within the oil and gas industry and has fantastic job prospects. The course shares modules with more specialist courses, giving you a wide spread of skills and knowledge from across the industry.

The course builds upon scientific and mathematical skills obtained through experience or from a first degree. You will acquire and utilise skills and integrate knowledge drawn from different subject areas. Find out more.

Contact Us

We’re Masters in Oil and Gas – and we want you to become one too. Our team of postgraduate experts are here to answer questions you have about our oil and gas courses. Whatever the question, contact them and make the next step towards the career satisfaction you’re aiming for.

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How to apply

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The oil and gas engineering course provided a comprehensive level of teaching in several key areas of offshore hydrocarbon production. The material provided was extensive and clearly structured to suit my method of study and the support provided by the staff was first rate. I particularly found the online forum useful giving easy access to my fellow students and bringing real time working examples to the floor

Corrie Ewart

Subsea Operations Engineer, BP