Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Petroleum Engineering

This course covers a wide range of petroleum engineering fundamentals, pertinent to the modern petroleum industry.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree, or UK equivalent, in engineering or a relevant science discipline such as geology, physics, chemistry or mathematics, from a British or overseas University.

Course modules

Reservoir engineering; petroleum geoscience; drilling engineering; formation evaluation; reservoir simulation; petroleum economics; production technology; group design project; individual project.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

A limited number of scholarships may be available on a competitive basis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 27,600 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 27,600 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Year 1 (England) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Virtual Learning Environment
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

Get in touch

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Key information

Contact: 
Institute of Petroleum Engineering
Telephone number: 
0131 4513567