The Petroleum Industry is facing a skills shortage worldwide. We have developed close contacts with industry to make sure you have the best opportunity for a successful career in oil and gas or renewable energy.

Our diverse portfolio of postgraduate courses is constantly updated and revised so that they continue to meet the stringent demands of industry. The number of spaces on our courses is limited, so prospective students are advised to make their application and payment as early as possible to secure their place.

Robert Gordon University has a long track record stretching back many years of providing industry-ready MSc personnel for companies in the oil & gas sector. The prime location of the Energy Centre in Aberdeen, heart of the North Sea oil & gas industry, ensures that our students have close contact with potential employers anywhere in the world.

We use experienced industry professionals as lecturers and tutors and our students have the opportunity to use state-of-the-art software designed specifically for the oil industry.

Our courses are accredited by the Energy Institute and approved by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.

Energy Centre Courses

  • Oil and Gas Engineering Masters | MSc Oil and Gas Engineering

    Want a career in oil and gas engineering? Study for an MSc Oil and Gas Engineering in Aberdeen. Energy Institute accredited course. Apply today.

  • MSc Drilling and Well Engineering | Drilling Engineering Courses

    Masters in Drilling and Well Engineering degree accredited by the Energy Institute. Find out more and apply for a January or September start.

  • Engineering Management Degree | MSc Asset Integrity Management

    Further your career in Engineering Management. Engineering Asset Management course, accredited by the Energy Institute.

  • Petroleum Engineering Degree | MSc Petroleum Engineering Degree

    Want a career in Petroleum Production Engineering? Aimed at practising oilfield engineers, study for a Masters Petroleum Production degree in Aberdeen. Energy Institute accredited course. Apply today.

  • Subsea Engineering Course | MSc Subsea Engineering

    Are you an engineer in the oil and gas industry? Progress your career with a masters in Subsea Engineering. Accredited by the Energy Institute. Study Online. January start.