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A Master of Science (MSc) is a higher educational degree that students can achieve after completing their undergraduate work. Graduates of this program can expect to have access to more prestigious careers and higher pay than their counterparts because they have obtained advanced education.

What is an MSc in Petroleum? It primarily focuses on the management and collection of the natural resource of petroleum as it becomes less accessible. This program usually teaches students natural sciences, geology, reservoir engineering, geophysics, rock mechanics, and process technology. This energy source is one of the most heavily relied on, but the nature of it is also changing, so you need to be prepared for an unexpected future.

Petroleum engineering is beneficial because it provides a thorough exploration of several different scientific fields, but graduates are also met with a very competitive, exciting, and challenging field. Helping provide energy for tomorrow’s society is a very fulfilling career, as well.

Because this field is international at its core, it has an especially diverse range of costs associated with it. Likewise, the program and university you choose play a big role in the expenses. Prior to registering for school, research the tuition and fees associated with your top choices.

The careers you can expect to have after graduation are split into research and practical jobs. If you decide to work in the applied side of the field, you may need to travel to where the reserves are, whether they are deep-water, arctic, or otherwise. Positions in this category include management and consultancy. On the research side, you work in the laboratories or plants as a researcher or producer. There are opportunities to be employed by both governments and independent organizations.

If you are interested in working to create the future's energy reserves, look into a Master in Petroleum. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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3 Results in Petroleum

University of Ghana

The MSc programme is a full-time 12-month taught course that includes a dissertation. The objective of the programme is to provide advanced training in the field of Petro ... [+]

The MSc programme is a full-time 12-month taught course that includes a dissertation. The objective of the programme is to provide advanced training in the field of Petroleum Geoscience. This objective is achieved through lectures, tutorials, hands-on exercises, laboratory practicals, seminars, field exercises, excursions and the preparation of a dissertation. The course is career–oriented and is recommended to professional earth and natural scientists who wish to either establish or consolidate a career in the petroleum geosciences. The broad-based approach also allows graduates to pursue their career options, and that includes consulting, research and personal development through pursuance of higher studies. The programme assumes that the student has a good first degree in the earth sciences or related discipline.... [-]

Ghana Accra
September 2019
Full-time
12 find your juris doctor
Campus
Abertay University

This course will enable you to develop not only skills in strategic management and business but also a sound knowledge of petroleum and energy management and an appreciat ... [+]

MSc/PGDip Oil and Gas Accounting and Management

Why choose this course?

Develop the specialist sectoral skills required by graduates from a wide range of backgrounds who wish to develop careers in the Oil & Gas and Energy sectors Prepare participants for managerial, advisory and academic positions in the energy sector – private sector and government Provide an intellectually challenging academic programme of study, which will demand of the student the ability to analyse, synthesise and assess key theoretical concepts and practical applications in energy with an emphasis on the business and management dimensions of the subject Prepare participants for success in the rapidly evolving and highly competitive global business climate that characterises the energy sector ... [-]
United Kingdom Dundee
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
Campus
Molde University College

Logistics deals with the organization of the flow of products, services, and information from raw materials to end products. For a large number of industrial and business ... [+]

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Logistics deals with the organization of the flow of products, services, and information from raw materials to end products. For a large number of industrial and business companies, achieving high-quality logistics operations will be the key competitive factor for future success. Oil and gas companies are no exception from this.

HiMolde is offering a two years (120 ECTS) international MSc program in Petroleum Logistics held in English open to Norwegian and international applicants who have completed a recognized BA, BSc, BEng or BTech (equivalent to a minimum of 180 ECTS credits) within Logistics, Mathematics, Mathematical Modelling, Statistics, Optimization, Information Technology/ Computer Science, Petroleum Engineering, Applied Geosciences, Industrial Engineering/ Organization, and other relevant Engineering disciplines for the oil and gas industry. It is an admission requirement that the applicants preferably have a strong quantitative background within one of the above mentioned academic disciplines.... [-]

Norway Molde
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Full-time
2 years
Campus