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Energy and Resources is an interdisciplinary degree program offered by Hamad Bin Khalifa University that integrates the disciplines of geopolitics, public policy, technology, finance, management, and strategy.

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Successful participants will graduate with an executive master’s degree from HBKU and will be eligible to receive a certificate of completion from HBKU’s two participating partner universities: Texas A&M University, and HEC Paris.

This  Energy and Resources  program offered by  Hamad Bin Khalifa University  brings together leading international experts from multiple disciplines and from the faculty of HBKU and its partners.

Graduates of the program are equipped to:

  • Implement effective strategic decisions and manage their operations based on a global understanding of issues in the field of energy and resources (E&R). 
  • Develop and implement multi-sided, analytical approaches and solutions to complex E&R issues. 
  • Become visionary leaders and innovators. 
  • Establish relationships with specialists in various managerial functions.

Program participant profiles:

  • High-potential managers and executives who hold a bachelor’s degree and work in IOCs, NOCs, OEM suppliers, power companies, energy-intensive industries, the petrochemical industry, banking, consulting, government, NGOs, etc.
  • Open to participants from all over the world with a global mindset and professional proficiency in English

Programme Structure

  • All program participants will be taught by faculty members of HBKU and its partner universities, who are leading scholars and researchers in their fields, or by experts working in the field of energy and resources.
  • Modules consist of a number of courses that incorporate academic presentations, simulations, and case studies.
  • The capstone project completes the program, with applicants working individually or in groups, applying their newly acquired skills to identify and address a strategic issue facing the E&R sector.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants seeking admission to the Executive Master in Energy and Resources program must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution. They must also have a strong undergraduate academic record with significant professional and leadership experience.
  • Official electronic copies of transcripts should be submitted as part of the online application. Final transcripts and graduation statements are required for all previous university studies. All transcripts submitted should include an explanation of the grading system.
  • For those who have not completed their current studies, transcripts must include results from the last completed semester of coursework.


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