Petroleum geology and geophysics


Petroleum geology and geophysics

The work of geologists and geophysicists is complex and multifaceted. Only detailed study of the structure of the Earth's deposits with the use of modern geophysical instruments and computer technologies can confidently identify oil and gas deposits at the depth of several kilometers. The Faculty trains geologists and geophysicists in a variety of areas and specializations of geoscience to meet the industry’s needs. Training is provided by a team of highly qualified and renowned researchers. Among them are Russian State Prize Laureates, Honored Scientists of the Russian Federation, Honored Geologists and Geophysicists.

The Faculty offers Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. programs.


Theory of Prospecting and Exploration of Oil and Gas

Petroleum Field Geology


Geophysical Information Systems

Exploration Geophysics and Computer Systems

Lithology and System Research of Lithosphere

Geology of Hydrocarbon Systems

Inter-faculty program


Lobusev Aleksander Vyacheslavovich

Professor, Ph.D. in Geology

Aleksandr V. Lobusev is author of more than 90 scientific papers. He is also the holder of the patent: "Method of developing oil and gas fields”. He is member of many renowned public organizations: the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE); Chairman of the Committee on Science of Gubkin University Academic Council, Public Council of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Russian Federation, full member of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Russia.



Phone: +7-499-507-89-30

*When contacting the faculties and departments of GUBKIN, please consider that the main language of communication and study in the University is Russian.

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