Petroleum Engineering

University of Aberdeen

Course Information


The Energy Institute has granted accreditation to this MSc Petroleum Engineering programme from the University of Aberdeen.

It will prepare you for a successful professional career in the oil and gas industry. You will learn the knowledge and skills necessary to design successful oil and gas field development strategies. During this course, you will learn how to evaluate and select appropriate technologies for the safe production and recovery of hydrocarbon oil and gas. Additionally, you will train with simulation software that is industry-standard.

Studying part-time online, you will learn about every element of petroleum engineering, including the basics of petroleum geoscience, formation evaluation, well drilling and production, reservoir engineering, and simulation. You will also learn the foundations of petroleum geoscience.

This degree programme has been created by industry professionals with years of expertise. Its material is evaluated and endorsed by an Industry Advisory Board, which is composed of energy professionals that are actively involved in the industry. This guarantees that the information you acquire on this MSc is always up to date and relevant to the skills requirements of the business.

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