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Robert Gordon University

72 months
1530 GBP/module
1530 GBP/module
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The MSc Engineering offered at the Robert Gordon University aims to broaden and deepen your knowledge and understanding of a variety of engineering subjects to support career development and progression.


At he Robert Gordon University studying the MSc Engineering course is designed for Engineers working in the energy industry. It is delivered online, and gives you a choice to select from a portfolio of modules to create a tailored programme, specific to your own role, your career ambitions, or area of interest.

This course is perfect for you if you are a busy Engineer who wants to gain certification for your CPD efforts as you develop the knowledge and understanding to make an impact in your field.

 You can choose to undertake specific modules for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) purposes, or a number of modules to build up to a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or Masters level award.

Job Prospects

The vast majority of graduates are in employment in the Energy Sector. Evidence shows that there is a healthy demand for Engineers who demonstrate their development through further study. 

This is a career-enhancing course and modules will provide you with updated capabilities suited to changing and emerging professional engineering roles. You will develop your capacity as a reflective Engineer, building and applying practical knowledge and skills, as you further your understanding of research and the evidence based approaches.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Subsurface
  • Wells
  • Facilities
  • Business Essentials
  • Production System Modelling
  • Production Operations
  • Well Completions and Subsea Systems
  • Petroleum Economics and Asset Management
  • Drilling Technology
  • Drilling Operations Management
  • Advanced Well Engineering

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are agreed for individual courses. Make sure you apply in time to be sure of your chance of a place.


450 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in Engineering or a relevant discipline such as Geology, Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1530 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1530 GBP per module during 72 months.
  • National

    1530 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1530 GBP per module during 72 months.

£3,060 per Individual Engineering Research Investigation (Project)


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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