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Petroleum Geoscience (MSc and postgraduate diploma)

Online University of London Masters Programmes

Full time & Part time October PgDip, MSc 2- 5 years

About the course

Study for a prestigious MSc in Petroleum Geoscience

by distance learning

The MSc is developed by Royal Holloway at one of the UK's leading centres for Earth Science research.

Primarily suited to hydrocarbon industry professionals who wish to further develop their knowledge and skills while working, this online version of the well-established Royal Holloway MSc course has an international reputation for excellence in the petroleum industry.

Finding new reserves is becoming ever more challenging and the enhanced recovery of reserves from existing fields is becoming increasingly important. Well-trained Petroleum Geoscientists with the ability to integrate geological and geophysical data, and to apply it on a variety of scales, have a vital role to play.

This degree provides training in the skills

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Entry Requirements

A good undergraduate degree in a physical science subject that is comparable to a UK second-class honours degree.
-Work experience in the oil and gas industry, e.g. conducting evaluations of petroleum systems. Any technical oil and gas related work will be considered.
-If you don’t meet the academic requirements but you do have significant work experience, we will consider your application on its merits.
-A high standard of English Language.


£15,387 for the full MSc (option to pay as you study) / PGDiploma £12,643

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Irewole John Ayodele

"The University of London has given me the flexibility to do my MSc whilst still working. I've recommended it to my friends in oil companies in Nigeria."

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