Petroleum Engineering (4 years) [MEng]

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UCAS course code: H851

UCAS institution code: M20

Degree awarded: MEng

Duration: 4 years

Number of places/applicants: Data not available

Typical A level offer: Grades AAA.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer: 36 points in total (6,6,6 at HL including maths an one other science)

Contact email: ug-earth-sci@manchester.ac.uk

Contact telephone: +44 (0) 161 275 0776

How to apply: Apply through UCAS .

Course description

A degree in Petroleum Engineering leads to exciting careers in the oil and gas industry, including reservoir, production and drilling engineering, which offer the scope to work across the world, in technically challenging and financially rewarding jobs.  University of Manchester graduates have a very high employability record, and the course is recognised as a leading programme by international oil companies.

Those students who choose to study for an MEng progress in Year 4 to a programme that both enhances their capacity as individual learners, and deepens their understanding of Petroleum Engineering.  Students in Year 4 undertake mandatory modules in Communication skills and fieldwork, as well as masters-level options in advanced petrophysics, reservoir engineering and petroleum technology.  Half of the credits in year four are allocated to an individual research project, which is designed in collaboration with academics in both Earth Science and Chemical Engineering. 

Please visit our School website for more details

Open days

Part of the recruitment process involves an interview at one of our UCAS visit days. Please contact the school for more information.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £22,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate student finance pages.

Scholarships/sponsorships: For further information on available scholarships please visit the School website

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