As the main sources of energy oil and gas play a crucial role in every economy and modern civilization in general. The fossil fuel scarcity makes one country dependent on the others, while those with large stocks of natural resources may suffer from negative effects of “Dutch decease”. All together with respect to world economy dynamics, political instability and population growth worry about the prospects of energy security. It means that management in the extracting industry faces new challenges going further than standard risks variations. Managers of oil and gas extracting companies have to take into account social, political, economic, environmental and legal aspects beyond decisions they make.
The aim of the MEP “Oil and Gas Management” is to train highly qualified analysts and decision-makers, who are ready to work effectively for the needs of future oil and gas industry both in regional and in a global context and who are able to meet challenges the industry face today and will face tomorrow. Along with the specific design, the MEP is tailored to meet all the requirements of the state educational standard in the field “Management”.
The MEP “Oil and Gas Management” is open both for foreign students and graduates of the Russian higher education institutions (including bachelor graduates of NSU). The entrant to the MEP should have an educational diploma (certificate or some analogous document) on a program of the level of a bachelor degree or of a specialist qualification. There is no formal limit of the field of specialization. However, there are prerequisites for entrants to match the program.
The cost of full-time studies for the MEP Oil and Gas Management at the Department of Economics of NSU in 2019-2020 is $ 4200 per year.
Accommodation fee in students’ hostel is about $20 per month.
Novosibirsk State University
Novosibirsk State University is a young, dynamic university located in one of the most exciting places in the world, in Novosibirsk Academy Town, also known as Akademgorodok.
It is a place specially designed for research, for being a part of the global academic community even in its Soviet past. The university was established as a unique learning and research playground for highly concentrated science all around. NSU offers an outstanding environment for study and research and is considered one of the best universities in Russia*.
While attending the university, students and young scholars have the unique opportunity of tapping the resources of the many nearby research institutions of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences to pursue innovative research while also enjoying the social and cultural life of Novosibirsk, which is the largest city of Russia between the Ural Mountains and Pacific Ocean**
*3d one among the best Russian universities in 2013 (QS World University Rankings)
**3d one among the largest cities in Russia
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