PGD Petroleum and Gas Engineering

September or January entry

Start date

2 years

Duration

₦600,000

Fees per session

If you want to turbo-charge your engineering career in the gas and petroleum industry – and get a postgraduate qualification while developing your current skills and experience too – our PGD course is the perfect choice.

Study Modules

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

First SemesterSecond Semester
Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
Reservoir Analysis I
Transport Phenomena I
Drilling and Well Engineering
Engineering Mathematics I
Technical report writing
Numerical Methods and Computer Programming
Statistical Methods
Engineer-in-the society
Engineering Mathematics II
Engineering Drawing
Applied Petroleum Geology
Strength of Materials/Engineering MechanicsTransport Phenomena II

First SemesterSecond Semester
Petroleum Engineering Laboratory
Petroleum Economics and Property Valuation
Reservoir Analysis II
Well Completions and Workover
Petroleum Production Engineering
Research Project
Natural Gas EngineeringLaw, Management & Entrepreneurship

The aim of this postgraduate engineering degree is to develop you into a highly sought-after oil and gas engineering specialist with the skills to rapidly design and commission oilfield installations to meet energy demands.

PGD Petroleum and Gas Engineering - FAQs

  1. University Matriculation of 5 credit passes including English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry & one other science subject (e.g Further Mathematics, Geography, Technical Drawing, Building Technology, Biology, Agricultural Science  at O-Level; and
  2. Approved Bachelor’s Degrees with at least 3rd class division in a relevant engineering or science discipline; ( Physics, Geology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Water Resources) or;
  3. Higher National Diploma (HND) in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE) with at least upper credit;
  4. Higher National Diploma (HND) in / Water Resources Engineering with at least lower credit.
  5. Higher National Diploma (HND) in Petroleum Engineering with at least a credit.

Holders of the HND at lower credit with a minimum of five (5) years post-qualification relevant experience may also be considered.

Career opportunities include:

  • Oil and gas exploration
  • Reservoir modelling
  • Engineering and management
  • Drilling and production
  • Product marketing
  • Management and finance

Modules will be taught using the typical teaching methods, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, workshops, ICT laboratory and simulations. Throughout the course, you could find yourself working on current industry-based problems, providing you with the opportunity to gain additional skills and experience.

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Contact the Department

Phone Number:

+234 903 178 3370