MBA (Oil and Gas Management)
About this programme
In this program, you will cover upstream, midstream and downstream management areas which will prepare you to further develop your skills in the management of corporate issues, as well as ensure that you understand the range of management issues across the sector from stakeholder interests through to operational risks and opportunities.
We target this program at people who are working in oil and gas companies and their partners, contractors and suppliers.
As an employer, you will have renewed inquisitive employees that have an international network of lecturers, advisors and mentors to draw from. We have lecturers from Britain, Canada, Georgia, Uganda, Italy, China, Ireland, Nigeria, Tanzania and Iraq.
What you’ll learn
In this programme, you will take 10 modules each weighted at 4 or 5 Credit Units and write an MBA dissertation worth 12 Credit Units in the specific area of Oil and Gas Management . You are free to take a minimum of 1 module to a maximum of three modules in a term. A term is made up of 3 months of study and one week of final module examination. Each student shall spend an additional 6 to 9 months of supervised dissertation writing to fulfill the requirements for the MBA (Oil and Gas Management Specialisation). Therefore, this study model provides the flexibility that enables you to complete the MBA in Oil and Gas Management programme in 2 to 4 academic years depending on the pace that suits your schedule and learning goals.
You will study:
Institutional Requirements (Mandatory)
- Critical Thinking and Decision Making
- Research Methodology
Core MBA Modules (Mandatory)
- Strategic Leadership and Management
- Managing People in Organisation
- Procurement and Contract Negotiations
- Financial Management OR Financial Accounting
- International Business
Oil and Gas Management Specialisation Modules (Choose any three)
- Environmental and Cultural Impact of Oil and Gas Production
- Governance and the Application of ISO Standard Frameworks
- Oil and Gas Risk Management
- Refining and Distributing Networks.
- Governance, Ethics, and Integrity
- Petroleum Economics
- Financial Risk Analysis
MBA Dissertation on Oil and Gas Management (Mandatory)
We have designed our MBA (Oil and Gas Management Specialisation) for:
Persons who have a technical or commercial background in engineering, earth sciences or business. You will be better equipped to tackle today’s oil and natural gas issues and prepare you to deal with the future challenges of the future of energy.