MS in Petroleum Geophysics

Petroleum Geophysics Program,
Department of Geological Sciences,
Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Study petroleum geophysics in Thailand and benefit from modern training by leading international researchers and industry specialists at Chiang Mai University in a newly renovated and equipped facility. The course will be in English.

The Department of Geological Sciences, sponsored by Thailand's major oil company PTT Exploration and Production provides a one and a half year full time Petroleum Geophysics MSc for international students.

The course is designed for students with English as a second language, and provides instruction for improving English, and well as extra time from the usual 1 year course to help accommodate the difficulties of learning in a second language. Some scholarships are available.

The course runs from 14th August through to December(16 month period), and is offered annually. There is 1 year of class work given in 4 week modules, a geological fieldtrip, and a 4 months research project.


B.Sc. in geological, geophysical or related disciplines (e.g. physics, engineering). Relevant industry experience and references will also be considered. Proficiency in English required.

Deadline for application: 31st March 2017


Application forms and details on how to apply can be obtained online at:
Or by contacting Dr. Christopher K. Morley at

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