Petroleum Engineering Technology, Postgraduate Diploma | Northern Alberta Institute of Technology | Edmonton, Canada
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Postgraduate Diploma Blended

Petroleum Engineering Technology

24 months
Duration
468 CAD/credit 14040 CAD/year
150 CAD/credit 4500 CAD/year
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About

Petroleum Engineering Technology from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology is a two-year diploma program that will prepare you for employment in the upstream (drilling and production) and midstream (pipeline) energy sectors. 

Overview

At Petroleum Engineering Technology from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology you will earn from experienced professionals in state-of-the-art labs that utilize industry-standard tools and equipment, working oil and gas systems and high-tech, custom-made simulators.

Careers

Graduates are in high demand in the energy industry in exploration, production and pipeline sectors. Employers include oil and gas companies, oilfield service companies and regulatory agencies such as the Alberta Energy Regulator.

Graduates can find employment domestically, or in oil and gas producing regions around the world. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Petroleum Geology
  • Technical Mathematics and Software Applications
  • Petroleum Operations and Equipment
  • Safety Studies and Certifications
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Physics
  • General, Physical and Organic Chemistry
  • Technical Communications

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English 30-1 or English 30-2
  • Math 30-1 or Math 30-2
  • One of: Chemistry 20, Physics 20, or Science 30
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • OR Successful completion of minimum 24 post-secondary credits or 8 post-secondary courses within an accredited or recognized degree or diploma in a related field (engineering or engineering technology) with an Admission GPA of 2.0 based on the most recently completed post-secondary credits.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14040 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 468 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    4500 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 150 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /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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