Master of Science (MSc) Degree in Petroleum Geosciences, Abu Dhabi, UAE
April 1, 2010
MASTER OF SCIENCE (PART TIME) PROGRAM
The Petroleum Institute offers a Master of Science (MSc) Degree in Petroleum Geosciences. The Master of Science (Part time) Program is tailored for those working in the industry wishing to improve their skills and for geosciences graduates interested in a careers in the petroleum industry. The program is designed to give students a rigorous education and specific training in geosciences applications in the oil and gas industries.
The Program will offer late afternoon and evening classes as well as a web-based e-learning system to meet the working schedule of the applicants.
Who can apply?
The admission to the M.Sc. Program is open to all qualified UAE nationals and selected non-nationals. However, employees of ADNOC and its group of companies will receive preference for admission. Some of the general criteria to be met by the applicants are:
•Minimum GPA of 3.00 from a reputable B.Sc.Program
•Certified TOEFL score of 550 or above on the paper-based test (PBT); 213 on the computer-based test (CBT); 79 on the internet-based test (IBT) or 6.0 on IELTS
When to apply?
Students wishing to apply for Graduate Studies should submit completed applications by the following dates:
Fall Admission: 01 April
Spring Admission: 01 October
For more information about the graduate program at The Petroleum Institute, please refer to http://www.pi.ac.ae/PI_ACA/pgp/index.php.
Required Application Documents:
Candidates should submit the following documents within at least two weeks after applying in order for their application to be accepted:
1. Scanned English academic transcript & degree certificate
2. Scanned passport-sized photograph
3. Valid passport copy
4. Valid UAE visa copy
5. TOEFL or IELTS score certificate
- minimum scores required: 550 for TOEFL PBT; 213 for CBT; 79 for IBT; or 6.0 for IELTS
Failure to submit the required application documents within the set two-week period may result in the cancellation of the application.