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​Master in Petroleum Geoscience (By Research) 




A broad range of technical fields associated with hydrocarbon exploration and production to satisfy your intellectual curiosity. Use this advanced degree as a prelude to a career in the petroleum industry or to further studies at PhD level.


  • Rock Physics
  • Advanced Seismic Technology
  • Non-Seismic Methods
  • Integrated Basin Analysis
  • Reservoir Characterisation
  • Modelling & Simulation
  • Carbonate Reservoir Characterisation
  • Carbonate Sedimentology
  • Diagenesis and Sequence Stratigraphy


A wide range of earth science related courses with a focus on hydrocarbon exploration and production. You will be expected to have problem-solving skills and demonstrate business acumen in geosciences and related business.



How long is this course?

Full Time : 1 - 2 years

Part Time : 2 - 6 years


What is the Course Fee?
Local Student
What is the Entry Requirement?

Bachelor's degree in Geology, Geophysics, Applied Sciences, Petroleum Engineering or other related Engineering fields from UTP or other recognised universities.


How will it improve my career prospects?

Research-oriented and focused on the latest developments in the field, you'll be prepared for a research career in the private sector, or for academia.