M.B.A. On Campus

Oil and Gas Management

American College Dublin

12 months
10000 EUR/year
10000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The energy industry is perhaps the single most important component of the modern world economy. Manufacturing, agriculture, transport, information and communications technology and a wide array of modern conveniences are fundamentally dependent on the power provided by carbon-based energy. The MBA in Oil and Gas Management programme is delivered by American College Dublin.


The energy business is one whose crucial contribution to the functioning of the world’s economy and its societies is certain to increase in the future. This dynamic, fast-moving and innovative industry provides a range of exciting opportunities for career development and growth across the extractive, processing and petrochemical sectors, for managers, executives and entrepreneurs.

The MBA in Oil and Gas Management at American College Dublin is awarded by the institution under its accreditation with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It prepares students for middle and upper-level management leadership responsibilities in the oil and gas industry. The program offers a grounding in the geological and engineering aspects of oil and gas formation and extraction; an understanding of efficient management of extractive oil and gas projects; an awareness of effective operations management in the energy business; an ability to apply systematic economic, financial, political and risk analysis tools to all aspects of the oil and gas industries; and a substantial industry internship in an energy enterprise. Students will undertake an internship and/or a research project either at the end of their full-time studies or during the course if taken on a part-time basis.

Career Prospects

Along with academic knowledge that students receive throughout the duration of their chosen subject, students will also acquire and develop transferable career skills from their degree discipline. These skills along with potential career paths are provided below to give you a well-rounded view of what the course has to offer.

These skills include:

  • Analytical skills
  • Problem solving
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strategic/critical thinking
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Leadership
  • Team work
  • Interpreting statistical data
  • Time management
Graduates from the MBA in Oil and Gas Management programme will be successful in the oil and gas industry in such diverse areas as:
  • Management
  • Operations
  • Project management
  • Finance
  • Enterprise

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership and management of business organizations
  • International finance and risk
  • Business research methods
  • Fundamentals of energy
  • Energy economics and policy
  • Project management in the oil and gas industries

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is a late application procedure until 1 May. Students are advised to apply well in advance of the deadlines.




On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor degree in a cognate discipline is required. If the applicant has an honours bachelor degree in a non-cognate discipline, it will be necessary for the applicant to complete such bridging modules as the Admissions Office deems necessary in order to achieve the prerequisite intended learning outcomes for participation in the programme. 
  • The length of this bridging programme depends on the amount of prerequisite learning outcomes achieved by the applicant, but normally will not exceed duration of one year.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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