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Petroleum and Environmental Technology MSc

OVERVIEW

The oil and gas industry is faced with the challenges of meeting environmental standards within the context of increasingly stringent environmental requirements across the globe.

The Petroleum and Environmental Technology MSc degree course provides specialist education tailored to the requirements of an integrated upstream petroleum and environmental technology industry.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

The course will prepare you for a rewarding career in the fast growing energy and hydrocarbon industry.

A choice of a tailored selection of modules to study, suited to your background and career aspirations.

An accredited health and safety certificate on successful completion of the programme.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

The Petroleum and Environmental Technology MSc degree course will broaden your expertise in the key areas of process, treatment, production, and production optimisation methods employed within the petroleum industry and produce oil and gas specialist with a strong environmental bias.

On successful completion of the programme, students will in addition to their degree certificate get and IOSH accredited health and safety certificate. The Petroleum and Environmental Technology MSc will equip graduates with the expertise required to confront the technological and environmental challenges confronting the oil and gas industry in the 21st century.

Indicative course content

A wide range of subjects are available giving you a multidisciplinary approach to the management of oil industry.

Mandatory subjects

  • Drilling and Production Technology;
  • Reservoir Technology and Simulation;
  • Oil and Gas Processing Technology;
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment;
  • HSE Management in the Oil and Gas Industry;
  • Petroleum Contracts and Economics;
  • Project/Company Internship.

Optional subjects (choose two)

  • Project and Quality Management in the Energy Industry;
  • Impacts of Petroleum Exploration Production and Transportation;
  • Contaminated Land Management;
  • Environmental and Energy Management;
  • Renewable Energy;
  • Environmental Monitoring.

Entry Requirements

A good UK honours degree or an international equivalent (at least 2.2) in engineering, physical sciences, geological sciences, biochemical sciences, and mathematics.

HND holders with at least five years working experience in the oil and gas industry may also be considered.

HOW TO APPLY

To find out more about how to apply, click on the Apply For This Course button above.

Please note: we have a range of taught postgraduate awards to suit your needs, from Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma to a full Master's Degree (MA, MBA, MSc, LLM). In most cases you can decide to exit at Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, without carrying onto the full Master's qualification.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

Graduates can expect to be employed in areas within the chemical, environmental, renewable energy, oil and gas sector.

GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME

Global Leaders Programme logoTo prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.

The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.

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If you click on the Order a Prospectus button above, we will send you a printed Postgraduate Mini Guide. Alternatively you can download this, or the full prospectus, here.

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Course code:
BEST095
Duration:
  • 1 year full-time

Qualification:
  • Postgraduate Degree (MBA / MSc / MA)

Course type:
  • Full time

Fees:
£8,799

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Contact Details:

Recruitment and Admissions Office

UK students only: +44 (0) 24 7765 4321

International and EU students: +44 (0) 24 7615 2152

UK students only: ukpostgraduate@coventry.ac.uk

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