PGD in Upstream Oil and Gas Management
With the emerging growth of the Energy Sector, there is a need for professionals with a blend of engineering and management skills. This programme is designed to produce an engineering manager with rounded capabilities
About this programme
The programme is, therefore, a blend of engineering and management topics that will produce an engineering manager with rounded capabilities.
knowledge of the industry will need to be refreshed and they will also need to be updated on the latest best practice and technology.
What you'll learn
In this programme, you will take 8 modules each weighted at 5 Credit Units and write a PgD Research worth 5 Credit Units in the specific area of Oil and Gas Management . You are free to take a minimum of 1 module to a maximum of three modules in a term. A term is made up of 3 months of study and one week of final module examination. Each student shall spend an additional 6 to 9 months of a Research paper writing to fulfill the requirements for the MBA (Oil and Gas Management Specialisation).
Therefore, this study model provides the flexibility that enables you to complete the PgD in Upstream Oil and Gas Management programme in 2 to 4 academic years depending on the pace that suits your schedule and learning goals.
You will study:
Institutional Requirements (Mandatory)
- Critical Thinking and Decision Making
- Research Methods
Core PgD Modules (Mandatory)
- Upstream Oil and Gas Engineering Fundamentals
- Governance and the Application of ISO Standard Frameworks
- Upstream Oil and Gas Business Processes.
- Oil and Gas Risk Management
- Upstream Oil and Gas Project Planning and Management
- Oil and Gas Environmental and Social Impact Assessment
PgD Minor Research paper on Upstream Oil and Gas Management (Mandatory) / Extended Essay
Students should be from a technical or commercial background in engineering, earth sciences or business. You will be better equipped to tackle today’s oil and natural gas issues and prepare you to deal with the future challenges of the future of energy.
Meet your Facilitators and Trainers
Upstream Oil and Gas Engineering Fundamentals
This course will provide you with an overview of principal activities in the international upstream petroleum industry.