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Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance

University of Aberdeen

12 months
Duration
25100 GBP/year
11800 GBP/year
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About

The Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance programme of the University of Aberdeen is a programme both intellectually challenging and provides the career-ready credentials that are essential to increase your appeal with employers within an energy economics context.

Overview

At a Glance

The University of Aberdeen is an established leader in teaching and research in the fields of energy and economics. The Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance programme of the University of Aberdeen builds on the Business School’s considerable strength in these fields. The programme incorporates significant input from the energy industry via active engagement with professional practice, multi-nationals and government agencies. With a recognised world expert in Energy Economics, Professor Alexander Kemp OBE, actively teaching on the programme.

Our Business School is home to two very relevant and internationally recognised research centres: the Aberdeen Centre for Research in Energy Economics and Finance and the Scottish Experimental Economic Laboratory. Former students have worked with organisations such as the Scottish Government, BP and Total to create their dissertations. The course is accredited by The Energy Institute and a wide range of visiting speakers will share their insights of how the economic world of energy works.

Careers

Graduates may specialise as analysts or consultants in the oil & gas industry or in government. Former students have found success in roles such as Strategy Analysts, Market Analysts, Commercial Analysts, Economists, and Oil & Gas Associates. Previous employers have included Centrica, Deloitte, ExxonMobil, Oil & Gas UK, Schlumberger and Total.

Career Opportunities

  • Commercial Analyst
  • Economist
  • Energy and Business Consultant
  • Market Analyst
  • Oil and Gas Associates
  • Project Manager
  • Strategy Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Economic Analysis
  • Energy and Petroleum Economics
  • Corporate Finance and Accounting for Energy
  • Real Options and Decision Making
  • Issues in Energy & Petroleum Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum entry requirement for this programme is a degree at 2:1 (upper second class) UK Honours level (or a degree from a non-UK institution which is judged by the University to be of equivalent worth), with a strong background in quantitative methods
  • If you have a GMAT score, please provide that information, as this will enhance your application. We may use GMAT as a condition of offer in some cases
  • English Language Requirements
  • A full transcript showing all the subjects you studied and the marks you have achieved in your degree(s) (original & official English translation)
  • Personal Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Aberdeen

729 - 1069 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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