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About

Graduates from this Petroleum and Mining Engineering programme at Politecnico di Torino the only one of a kind in Italy, trains engineers to meet the demands of the oil & gas and the mining industry, which is well-known for its high technical and technological levels, interdisciplinary approach and international scope.

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Overview

The Petroleum Engineering Track and the Mining Engineering Track have been offered by Politecnico di Torino for many years, but they they are constantly renewed to qualify top students from all over the world for challenging international careers in the oil & gas and mining industry. 

The  Petroleum and Mining Engineering programme at Politecnico di Torino is exclusively and entirely taught in English and hosts students from all over the world, offering an enriching international environment.The Master's degree programme trains future petroleum and mining engineers to fit the profiles required by oil & gas and mining companies, service companies or institutions dealing with energy and mining management and regulation. 

Employment opportunities and industrial sectors

Employment opportunities for our pstgraduates are mainly in oil and mining companies, service companies or the bodies that handle the management and regulation of the energy and mining sectorsThe programme qualifies some specific professional profiles, namely:

  • Oilfield Engineer: S/he collaborates on, or is responsible for, an integrated study of an oilfield. S/he interacts with engineers from different disciplines for the characterization of the fluids and the deposit rock, simulates the production behaviour of the oilfield and identifies possible production strategies. S/he has an aptitude for teamwork, rigour and accuracy.
  • Drilling Engineer: S/he collaborates in the drafting and/or implementation, or is responsible for, the drilling and completion of oil wells. S/he masters procedures and materials. S/he has a predisposition for construction activities, practical sense and high adaptability.
  • Mining Engineer: S/he collaborates on, or is responsible for, an integrated study of an ore deposit. S/he interacts with engineers from different disciplines for the characterization of the rocks, simulates the static behavior of planned cavities and identify possible risks of instability. S/he has an aptitude for teamwork, rigour and accuracy.
  • Mining Supervisor: S/he collaborates on, or is responsible for, mining production and for surface treatment plants. S/he masters procedures and materials. S/he has a predisposition for construction activities, practical sense and high adaptability.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fluid Mechanics in Porous Media 
  • Petroleum and mining geology 
  • Petroleum technology  
  • Resources and Environmental Sustainability 
  • Exploration geophysics 
  • Risk Analysis 
  • Structural mechanics/Reservoir geomechanics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Non-EU Living outside Italy 

  • 2 February
  • 4 May
  • 19 June
EU and Non-EU Living inside Italy
  • 26 February
  • 4 May 
  • 19 June

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • hold a Bachelor degree awarded by an accredited foreign university obtained after at least 15 years of previous education(primary and secondary plus university).In case you are enrolled in a “single cycle” Laurea magistrale course (5 or 6 years degree program) and you have not yet graduated, you must have completed at least 15 years of previous education (minimum 3 years at University level) having obtained at least 180 ECTS credits or equivalent.
  • meet curricular and quality requirements of the MS program you want to apply for. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2601 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2601 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Turin

660 - 980 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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