Teesside University

Teesside University

Instrumentation and Control Engineering (Oil and Gas)

This programme is for graduate engineers wishing to further their careers and/or education. It will be of particular interest if you are a graduate looking to work as an instrumentation and control engineer, or if you are already employed in the sector and would like to upgrade your knowledge and skills. This programme broadens your knowledge of instrumentation, electronics and control engineering and produces industry-relevant graduates as a result. It gives you a systematic and detailed understanding of the latest developments and techniques appropriate to instrumentation and control industries. This combination allows you to seek employment in a range of industries and roles. The programme also gives you the ability to synthesise information from a variety of sources and make effective decisions on complex instrumentation and control engineering problems.

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to have at least a lower second class Honours degree in a related engineering discipline. Suitable subjects include Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Power Systems Engineering, Energy Engineering and Instrumentation and Control Engineering. International students must hold an IELTS 6.0.

Course modules

Core modules include: Digital control and implementation; identification and model predictive control; petroleum and hydrocarbon operations; project management and enterprise; research and study skills; robust control systems; signal conditioning and data processing; individual project.

Assessment methods

Assessment varies from module to module. The assessment methodology could include in-course assignments, design exercises, technical reports, presentations or formal examinations. For your MSc project you prepare a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships are available for UK, EU and international students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,950 per Whole course (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office, School of Science and Engineering
Telephone number: 
01642 738800