Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Information Technology for the Oil and Gas Industry

The course will prepare graduates in technical disciplines for a career in the design and implementation of information technology solutions and service management in the oil and gas industry and its information technology providers. The course provides training in software development tools and techniques and information technology service management as well as oil and gas engineering and geoscience.

Entry requirements

This course is ideal for students who possess an Honours degree in a technical subject. This requirement may be relaxed for applicants with significant industrial experience. All international students, for whom English is not their 1st language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.0 or its equivalent prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

Course modules

Modules include: Data management; oil and gas engineering; information technology infrastructure and service management; object-oriented programming for oil and gas; petroleum geoscience; collaborative information technology project; data visualisation and analysis; intranet systems development; project investigation; project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,960 per Whole course (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,960 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,400 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Garthdee Campus Aberdeen AB10 7QE Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01224 262209