|Petroleum Geoscience MSc
One-year course with strong links to industry
The course provides the skills the modern oil industry is looking for. Its unique collaborative links with a sister MSc in Petroleum Engineering allows the course to cover the full spectrum of hydrocarbon exploration and production activities.
Dedicated experienced staff &
|Emphasis on technical & transferable skills for industry The course teaches current petroleum industry methods and practices, utilising state-of-the-art industry software and hardware. Course topics: 2D/3D seismic acquisition, processing & interpretation; basin analysis; sequence stratigraphy; modelling of petroleum systems; prospect/play evaluation; reservoir characterisation and modelling; development geology; petrophysical evaluation; drilling technology; risk assessment; petroleum economics. Students develop transferable skills including communication (oral, written & aural), team work, decision making, and time & project management.|
great place to study
Imperial College has long been a leader and innovator in advanced education in the Earth Sciences and also been in the forefront of teaching petroleum related courses since 1911.
London is an international centre for the oil and gas industry and provides access to various professional associations, (PESGB, SPE, AAPG etc) for petroleum geoscientists and engineers.
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