University of Hull

University of Hull

Petroleum, Oil and Gas (Chemical Engineering Management)

This programme places a strong emphasis on the practical application of knowledge. The University has strong, direct links with industry, providing you with opportunities to work on real-world engineering projects. You study near 350 industry giants including Phillips66, Total, Novartis, BP Chemicals, Croda, Cristal, Smith & Nephew and RB (Reckitt Benckiser). MSc Petroleum, Oil and Gas - Chemical Engineering Management is aimed at those looking for a management career in the industry. It is suitable for applicants from a wide variety of engineering and scientific backgrounds. This course takes a theoretical and practical approach to ensure graduates gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required by the petroleum, oil and gas industries.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in an engineering or science related subject. Applicants must have studied mathematics at level 4 or higher.
International applicants - Competence in English is required for international students. For example: IELTS with 6.0 overall with 5.5 in each skill; previous study in English is accepted; candidates that do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University of Hull prior to entering the programme.

Course modules

This program integrate current and employer-relevant themes and enable you to acquire knowledge and skills across a wide range of appropriate topics in the chemical and process industry, especially petroleum, oil and gas technology, with an emphasis upon chemical engineering applications.;

They comprise lectures, practical/design exercises, tutorials, computer-based process simulation and optimisation, and resource-based, problem-based and enquiry-led learning.;

Core modules:;
Petroleum and Petrochemical Engineering;
Energy Technologies;
Advanced Process Safety, Industrial Process Control and Instrumentation (Technology pathway);
Qualitative/Quantitative Research in Business and Management (Management pathway);
Research Project;

Optional modules:;
Advanced Process Modelling and Simulation Techniques;
Advanced Thermo-Chemical Processing Technologies;
Energy Generation from Conventional and Renewable Fuels;
Sustainable Waste Management;
Environmental Management and Policy;
Sustainable Business: Principles and Practice of Green Management;
Energy Generation from Conventional and Renewable Fuels;

​You develop competence and confidence in applying engineering knowledge and techniques to industrial and real-world problems. You develop a good theoretical and practical understanding that balances the core fundamentals with latest industry and research practice.;

A final project and dissertation enables you to identify and apply theory and practice to the analysis and solution of complex engineering problems

Assessment methods

A final project and dissertation enables you to identify and apply theory and practice to the analysis and solution of complex engineering problems.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,350 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,350 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,350 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,350 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,920 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,350 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hull Campus Hull HU6 7RX Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01482 466850