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Drilling and Well Engineering MSc
Drilling and Well Engineering MSc

Drilling and Well Engineering MSc

  • ID:RGU440275
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in Engineering.

  • Applicants with either a relevant non-Engineering background such as Geology, Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics and/or applicants with a lower degree classification or those with relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis

English requirements

  • Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent.

Course Information

The MSc Drilling and Well Engineering degree is aimed at graduates who have a relevant academic background, as well as industry practitioners who possess appropriate industry experience. The course focuses on the effective well construction, and aims to develop high levels of professional skills in the key areas of well design, drilling and operations management.

You will benefit from the academics teaching this course, who have a wealth of industry experience.

The course benefits from several industrial visits and state-of-the-art drilling simulators. Typical students on this course include recently qualified graduates and those working in areas such as oil and gas, energy, national oil companies, engineering firms and project service companies.

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Stage 1, Semester 1

  •   ENM203,   Business Essentials

Stage 1, Semester 2,

  •   ENM201,   Wells,

Stage 1, Semester 3,

  •   ENM202,   Facilities,

Stage 1, Semester 4,

  •   ENM200,   Subsurface,

Stage 1, Semester 5,

  •   ENM210,   Drilling Technology,

Stage 1, Semester 6,

  •   ENM206,   Well Completions and Subsea Systems,

Stage 1, Semester 7,

  •   ENM211,   Drilling Operations Management,

Stage 1, Semester 8,

  •   ENM212,   Advanced Well Engineering,

Stage 1, Semester 9,

  •   ENM214,   Individual Engineering Research Investigation,

Stage 1, Semester 10,

  •   ENM214,   Individual Engineering Research Investigation,

Stage 1, Semester 11,

  •   ENM214,   Individual Engineering Research Investigation,

Stage 1, Semester 1,

  •   ENM200,   Subsurface, ,

  •   ENM201,   Wells, ,

  •   ENM202,   Facilities, ,

  •   ENM203,   Business Essentials, ,

  • , Total for Semester:  

Stage 1, Semester 2, ,

  •   ENM206,   Well Completions and Subsea Systems, , ,

  •   ENM210,   Drilling Technology, , ,

  •   ENM211,   Drilling Operations Management, , ,

  •   ENM212,   Advanced Well Engineering, , ,

Stage 1, Semester 3, ,

  •   ENM214,   Individual Engineering Research Investigation, , ,

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

You are encouraged to take industry-driven research projects for your thesis which ensures the relevance of your work and provides you with enhanced employability opportunities. Additionally, you will benefit from several guest lecturers which will enrich your learning experience and future career prospects.

You will also have several industrial visits that can facilitate your entry to the job market after graduation or securing industrial research projects.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 624GBP/ per year

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