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Subject areas

Production Engineering Petroleum Technology

Course type


Course summary

This MSc in petroleum production engineering is aimed at practising oilfield engineers and managers who already have at least two years oil and gas industry experience. The course has been developed and is supported by experienced industry professionals, using authentic industry applications software, technical standards and engineering practices. This full-time or distance learning degree in Petroleum Production Engineering covers wells and related production facilities, whether on land, offshore or subsea.

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Full time | Garthdee Campus | 1 year | SEP

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Full time


1 year

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Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good Honours degree in Engineering or closely related discipline and at least 2 years practical industrial experience relevant to Production Engineering. Exceptionally, candidates who have a relevant HND level qualification together with extensive Production Engineering experience may, at the University's discretion, be considered. Students from Nigeria should have a 2.1 or above in Engineering or a related discipline. All international students for whom English is not their 1st language must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

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Garthdee Campus

Garthdee Road


AB10 7QE

Nearest train station:

Aberdeen 1.4 Miles away

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