taught in Russian

Level of education: bachelor programmes

Type of enrollment: full-time

Duration: 4 years

Main educational courses

  • Geodynamics
  • Geographical Information Systems in Geology
  • Geological Mapping and Structural Geology
  • Geology and Geochemistry of Oil and Gas
  • Geological Interpretation of Geophysical Data for Hydrocarbon Prospecting and Exploration
  • Geophysics
  • Geophysical Well Logging
  • Dynamics of Multi-Phase Filtration
  • Isotope Geology
  • Lithology
  • Mathematical Methods and Modelling in Petroleum Geology
  • Mineralogy and Crystallography
  • Oil and Gas Provinces of the CIS countries
  • Reservoir Geology
  • Petroleum Hydrogeology
  • Sedimentary Basins
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Assessment of Resources, and Estimation of Oil and Gas
  • Prospecting and Exploration of Oil and Gas Deposits
  • Stratigraphy and Fundamentals of Palaeontology
  • Fuel and Energy Complex: Market, Policy and Legislation
  • Petrophysics
  • Economic Evaluation of Oil and Gas Development Projects

Future career

The programme is aimed at training specialists capable of solving complex problems in the field of exploration and development of natural hydrocarbon deposits, including non-traditional and difficult-to-recover reserves. 

Graduates are prepared to field experience related to the production of hydrocarbons; they can also work in research laboratories and computer centres engaged in research and production.