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MBA in Oil & Gas

The leading online Master of Business Administration for the oil & gas industry

Application deadline: 16 August 2019 | Start date: 16 September 2019

Delivered by tutored distance learning

Entry Requirements

We consider applications on their individual merits and circumstances.  However, as a guide, the elements we consider when assessing the suitability of an applicant are:

  • A Bachelors Degree or an equivalent qualification normally at second class honours or above - or equivalent international academic qualification. 

  • At least two years' experience working in the Oil & Gas industry or related sector.

  • A minimum of two years’ relevant managerial or professional work experience since undergraduate graduation.  Managerial experience means having responsibility for people and / or functions and / or relevant technical expertise. 

  • Candidates without an undergraduate honours degree must demonstrate significant managerial experience and may be required to submit a GMAT test result of 550 or higher.  A full description of your experience is essential to show clearly your successful career path and the contribution you can make to the MBA programme.

  • Fluency in spoken and written English is a requirement for entry to the programme and evidence may need to be provided. Where English is a second language you will be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 575 or have successfully completed an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification at a recognised institution where the medium of tuition and assessment was entirely in English (proof must be provided).

For full information on the admission requirements for the MBA in Oil & Gas please see the Application Guide by clicking here.

Student Profile

The MBA in Oil & Gas is aimed at those aspiring to the pinnacle of executive management, with the current profile including:

  • Executives from governmental and non-governmental energy companies
  • Industry professionals and managers from upstream to downstream
  • Professionals from international organisations (such as OPEC, OECD, IAEA etc.)
  • Technical specialists moving to a general management position
  • Professionals from international financial institutions (researchers, analysts) or government organisations (petroleum directorates, ministries of energy, geological surveys, trade bodies)