Master in Oil and Gas Management

Novosibirsk State University

Program Description

Master in Oil and Gas Management

Novosibirsk State University

As the main sources of energy oil and gas play crucial role for every economy and modern civilization in general. The fossil fuel scarcity makes one countries dependent on the others, while those with a large stocks of natural resources may suffer from negative effects of “Dutch decease”. All together with respect to the world economy dynamics, political instability and population growth worry about the prospects of energy security. It means that management in 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.

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 global context and who are able to meet challenges the industry face today and will face tomorrow. Along with specific design the MEP is tailored to meet all the requirements of the state educational standard in the field “Management”.

General Eligibility

The MEP “Oil and Gas Management” is open both for foreign students and graduates of the Russian higher education institutions (including bachelor graduates of NRU NSU). The entrant to the MEP should have an educational diploma (certificate or some analogous document) on program of 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.

Tuition Fee

The cost for full-time studies for the MEP Oil and Gas Management at the Department of Economics of NSU in 2017-2018 is $ 5 200 per year.

Accommodation Fee

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 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 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

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated January 10, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Nov. 2017
2 years
Full time
5,200 USD
May 25, 2017
Start date Nov. 2017
Russia Novosibirsk
Application deadline May 25, 2017
End date June 25, 2017
Duration 2 years
Price 5,200 USD
per year