MS GAZ - Gas Engineering and Management

MINES ParisTech

Program Description

MS GAZ - Gas Engineering and Management

MINES ParisTech

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN FRENCH

MS GAZ - Gas Engineering and Management

The MINES ParisTech Advanced Master's Degree "Gas Engineering and Management" (GAZ) is a high-level up-to-date Post-Master educational programme in the energy field.


It is certified by the French Conference des Grandes Ecoles (C.G.E.).


It is taught in French.

Objectives

The Advanced Master's Degree in Gas Engineering and Management aims to ensure the training of high-level engineers. The sectors involved are transport, storage, distribution, trading and the uses of gas fuel.


The courses are organized partly around a series of modular sessions proposed by CFAFG Competences et Formations. The teaching staff comprises numerous specialists from the French gas industries and academic staff from MINES ParisTech and other practicing engineers associated with Association Française du Gaz AFG.

Content

6 months of theoretical Courses:


Each student has to choose the various modules and to organize his own programme collecting European at least 45 Credits Transfer System (ECTS).

Technical courses:

  • Basic information on gas distribution
  • Design, construction, and management of gas distribution networks
  • Design, construction, and management of gas transport networks
  • Gas uses in houses and commercial buildings
  • Quality of gas
  • Liquefied natural gas (LNG)
  • Underground natural gas storage
  • Liquefied petroleum gases (LPG)
  • Gas techniques in development

Economy and marketing courses:

  • The gas industry and the environment
  • International organization of the gas industry
  • Gas economics
  • Legal aspects of transport, storage, and distribution of gas
  • Confidentiality, negotiation in gas sector, energy markets, trading
  • Project finance in gas industry
  • Management, marketing

Others:

  • Gas seminar in a foreign country
  • Athens weeks within ParisTech

4-6 months of professional mission:


The professional mission is a specific study performed in a company. It gives 30 ECTS. The student will be supervised by a professor and a representative from the company. The mission will be closed with a professional thesis and an oral defense.

Examples of companies and countries :


Distrigaz Sud in Rumania, Mission for GDF Suez in India, ENBRIDGE in Toronto, BUGET in Beijing, Litoral Gas in Argentina

Skills acquired

  • Global knowledge on gas industry and other energies
  • Solid expertise in natural gas distribution, transport, and storage
  • Naturel gas uses in residential and commercial buildings
  • Expertise in Liquefied natural gas (LNG)
  • Economical and financial aspects of gas industry: being an actor of confidentiality, negotiation in gas sector, legal aspects in transport, storage and distribution of natural gas

Professional openings

Engineers specialized in transport, storage, distribution, negoce and the uses of gas fuel

Assets

  • Location in the center of Paris
  • Gas seminar in a foreign country
  • Tuition fees are covered by an industrial company such as GDF-SUEZ, Total, EDF etc.
  • Students get a salary
  • Network "AmiGaz" of graduates


Last updated January 31, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2019
Duration
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13 months
Full time
Price
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22,000 EUR
covered by the company
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