|Modes and duration
Full time: 2 years
No tuition fee for the applicants who pass the selection process
Open: December 16, 2016
Close: July 16, 2017
Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering
|Language of instruction
Petroleum related bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent in IT, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
|English language requirements
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
The Petroleum Engineering program was developed to prepare scientists and engineers to be able to produce novel technological solutions for enhancing recovery of the existing hydrocarbon sources (secondary and tertiary recovery methods) and developing new methods for recovering unconventional hydrocarbon reserves (tight oils, heavy oils, bituminous sands, oil shale, gas hydrates, etc.).
The master’s program includes student immersion into the oil and gas production industry, execution of real-life projects in production and service companies, execution of scientific research in the Skoltech Center for Hydrocarbon Recovery together with its partners: leading universities in this sphere from Russia, Europe, USA, Canada and Great Britain.
Learning & Professional outcomes
A successful graduate of the program will know and be able to:
Career opportunities and paths
Students graduating with a Master of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering are in great demand throughout the international Oil&Gas market.
Main research areas: