Since the 1970s Aberdeen has been the main European and often world centre of energy production where FTSE 100 multinationals sit alongside learning in disciplines across the energy supply chain, the latest of which is decommissioning. University of Aberdeen has followed this learning and knowledge across this time to develop one of the most informed universities in terms of how the industry has grown, innovated, been regulated, managed risk and changed over time and many experts have come to the university after years within the industry.
Petroleum Energy Economics and Finance is one of the most highly regarded and intellectually challenging programmes to keep you up to date with the energy industry. The programme with an international reputation is taught by experts such as Professor Alexander Kemp OBE on North Sea Oil and Gas. The programme focuses on the government and business of petroleum industries addressing finance skills required for complex decision making in areas such as investment analysis, Government petroleum policies, decommissioning, energy demand. You will not only learn from experts in the field but you will also benefit from the years of experience of a research lead university which has continuously provided skills, theory and knowledge to professionals in the energy industry and vice versa.
Aberdeen is one of the World’s Oil Capitals, with a very high population of oil industry professionals and international oil companies within Aberdeen city and surrounding area. You will benefit from studying at a traditional UK university, which has been disseminating knowledge and understanding of key concepts and practises for over 500 years but you will be very much in the 21st century in understanding how this knowledge and the latest changes to the energy industry are supported in your profession.
Introduction to Energy and Petroleum Economics
Introduction to Corporate Finance for Energy
Economic Analysis for Energy
Quantitative Methods for Energy Economics
Real Options and Decision Making
Issues in Energy and Petroleum Economics
Empirical Methods in Energy Economics
Dissertation in Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance
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• The Business School provides in interdisciplinary knowledge of the energy industry and it is renowned for its research (REF 2014)
• Professor Alexander Kemp OBE one of the founding academics in the energy industry still actively teaches on this programme
• The programme is further supported by Aberdeen Institute of Energy and Aberdeen Centre for Research in Energy Economics
• University of Aberdeen
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