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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Engineering & Technology

Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering via distance learning

 

This Doctor Ph.D. Degree introduces the concepts of reservoir and drilling engineering design and their applications to petroleum and natural gas projects. It helps identifying and formulating problems in reservoir engineering and petroleum and natural gas extraction while providing practical solutions. This program prepares students to assume responsibility in the technical and managerial areas within the oil and gas industry.

 

Academic Supervisor : Abdollah Esmaeili
More information about this academic supervisor at Bircham University Human Network. More info...

 

The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning offers students the highest level of specialization a discipline can offer. More info...

* 45 to 72 academic credits above a Master's program.
* Average Duration: 24 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% Thesis.
* Admission is open for adults over 27 years of age.
* Master's degree or international equivalent (5 years of study) is required for admission.

 

Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)

 

45 ... 72 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :Min. 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... Max. 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).

 

"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. " Mahatma Gandhi.

Payment plans are available upon request up to 36 monthly installments. More info...

 

 

Faculty of Engineering & Technology via distance learning

 

Faculty of Engineering & Technology

 

 

Doctor Ph.D. Degree

Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering via distance learning

 

45 ... 72 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.

Composition:

+ 39 Academic credits - Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering Online
+ Other additional subjects
+ 18 Academic credits - Research methodology and final project or thesis.

 

 

+ 39 Academic credits: Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering Online

 

BIU Earned Credits
Credits earned through the completion of academic work at Bircham International University (Reports, Projects and Thesis).

 

1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).

Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):

You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...

 

Postgraduate level continuing education course.
Previous knowledge in this field of study is required.

 

601PNG - Natural & Synthetic Fossil Fuels
602PNG - Geotechnical Analysis
603PNG - Oil & Gas Properties
604PNG - Transport & Fluid Mechanics
605PNG - Well Evaluation & Completions
606PNG - Rock & Fluid Properties
607PNG - Petroleum Refinery
608PNG - Petroleum & Gas Production
609PNG - Petroleum & Gas Extraction
610PNG - Reservoir Engineering
611PNG - Drilling Optimization
612PNG - Oil Recovery Techniques
613PNG - Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering
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Bibliography: Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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+ Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Engineering & Technology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example: Energy Engineering.

 

Research work resources and network - Doctor - Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering:

 

AAEE - Australasian Association for Engineering Education
AAPG - American Association of Petroleum Geologists
ABPIP - Associação Brasileira dos Produtores Independentes de Petróleo e Gás
ACIEP - Asociación Española de Compañías de Investigación, Exploración y Producción de Hidrocarburos
ACP - Association des Consultants Pétroliers
AFPM - American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufactures
AGA - American Gas Association
AGGEP - Asociación de Geólogos y Geofísicos Españoles del Petróleo
AIMMPE - American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers
APICOM - Association of Petroleum Industry Cooperative Managers
APLA - Asociación Petroquímica y Química Latinoamericana
ARPEL - Asociación Regional de Empresas de Petróleo y Gas Natural en Latinoamérica y el Caribe
ASEE - American Society for Engineering Education
AXPC - American Exploration & Production Council
ECEEE - European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy
EIA - U.S. Energy Information Administration
ENGC - Engineering Council (UK)
EP - Euro Petrole
FEBRAE - Federação Brasileira de Associações de Engenheiros
IACEE - International Association for Continuing Engineering Education
IADC - International Association of Drilling Contractors
IAENG - International Association of Engineers
IESF - Ingénieurs et Scientifiques de France
IET - Institution of Engineering and Technology
IFEES - International Federation of Engineering Education Societies
IOGP - International Association of Oil and Gas Producers
IPAA - Independent Petroleum Association of America
IPIECA - Global Oil and Gas Industry Association for Environmental and Social Issues
LACCEI - Latin American and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions
NSBE - National Society of Black Engineers
PPDM - Professional Petroleum Data Management Association
PS - PetroStrategies
SEFI - Societé Européene pour la Formation des Ingénieurs
SEG - Society of Exploration Geophysicists
SHPE - Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers 
SPE - Society of Petroleum Engineers
SPEE - Society of Petroleum Evaluation Engineers
SPWLA - Society of Professional Well Log Analysts
SWE - Society of Women Engineers
UFIP - Union Française des Industries Pétrolières
USOGA - US Oil & Gas Association
WFEO - World Federation of Engineering Organizations
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Joining the proper association is the best way to become an updated professional. Bircham International University graduates may join many professional associations. Membership requirements for each association may vary depending on the degree program, specialization and graduate resume en each occasion. BIU can not guarantee membership in all instances. BIU does not intermediate in these procedures. Bircham International University provides a list of available memberships and professional references from each faculty where some BIU graduates may belong. Contact directly the ones you select. More info...

 

 

+ 18 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis. More info...).

 

 

Admission requirements: Doctor - Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering

Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...

 

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Learning outcomes: Doctor - Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering

 

The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...

 

EQF LEVEL 6. Advanced knowledge and critical understanding.
Outcome resulting from course content assessment and its applicability to problem solving.

The student's ability to combine the different parts of the text and to form a new coherent and harmonic final report will determine the critical understanding of the subject and an advanced knowledge of Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering. The student written report style, content, and structure play an important role in the assessment and applicability of the knowledge about Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering to different Engineering & Technology decision making scenarios and problem-solving. More info...

 

EQF LEVEL 7. Advanced knowledge and critical thinking.
Outcome resulting from written critical thinking and its applicability to problem solving.

The student will contrast and evaluate the learned material with his/her own knowledge and experience to express an opinion about Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering, to consider the practical application of the key concepts, and to argue the conclusions along the written report. Personal judgments and opinion should be based on sound criteria and must be clearly discussed. More info...

 

 

BIU adapts each Distance Learning Higher Education degree program to the needs of each student. More info...

 

 

Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Engineering & Technology

Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering Online

 

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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering

 

Doctor Ph.D. Degree Online via distance learning