Master's Programs

Gubkin University offers 92 Master’s programs in 16 areas of study, including 2 programs in English and 6 joint programs.

Prospective international students are eligible to apply to a Master's program at Gubkin University. Applicants are required to hold a Bachelor’s or Specialist’s degree diploma.

Master’s program duration at Gubkin University is two years.
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Master's degree programs in English

Faculty of Oil and Gas Field Development

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.54 Integrated Oilfield Development

Faculty of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.55 Petroleum Geophysics and Geology

Joint Master's degree programs in English

Faculty of Oil and Gas Field Development

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.24 Reservoir geoscience and engineering
(in partnership with Institute of French Petroleum – IFP School, France)
21.04.01.25 Offshore field development technology
(in partnership with University of Stavanger, Norway)

Faculty of Design, Construction and Exploitation of Pipeline Transport Systems

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.50 Energy-saving technologies for gas transportation systems
(in partnership with KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)

Faculty of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

18.04.02 Energy and resource saving processes in chemical engineering, petrochemistry and biotechnology
18.04.02.02 International Management of Resources and the Environment
(in partnership with Freiberg University of Mining and Technology, Germany)

Faculty of International Energy Business

38.04.01 Economics
38.04.01.10 Petroleum Economics and Management
(in partnership with Institute of French Petroleum – IFP School, France)
38.04.02 Management
38.04.02.10 Petroleum Logistics
(in partnership with Molde University College, Norway)

Master's degree programs in Russian

Faculty of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.31 Geological-field modeling and monitoring of oil and gas fields
21.04.01.32 Technology development of hydrocarbon resources
21.04.01.34 Modeling petroleum geosystems and sedimentary pools
21.04.01.35 Lithology natural reservoirs of oil and gas
21.04.01.36 Geophysical support of exploration and development of oil and gas fields
21.04.01.39 Technologies and modeling of hydrocarbon systems
21.04.01.41 Geophysical methods of studying natural reservoirs of oil and gas
05.04.06 Ecology and natural resource management
05.04.06.01 Oil and gas geology

Faculty of Oil and Gas Field Development

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.01 Completion of oil and gas wells
21.04.01.02 Construction of oil and gas wells in difficult mining and geological conditions
21.04.01.03 Offshore drilling
21.04.01.04 Development and operation of offshore oil and gas fields
21.04.01.05 Modeling of oil fields
21.04.01.06 Managing development of oil fields
21.04.01.07 Well operation in extreme conditions
21.04.01.09 Oil and gas nanotechnology for development and operation of fields
21.04.01.12 Design development and exploitation of gas and gas condensate fields
21.04.01.13 Underground gas storage
21.04.01.44 Modeling physics and technology processes field development
21.04.01.45 System design of hydrocarbon field facilities construction
21.04.01.46 Development of natural gas fields in the Arctic
21.04.01.47 Onshore and offshore horizontal and multilateral wells construction
21.04.01.56 Innovative technology for development of structurally complex hydrocarbon reservoirs

Faculty of Design, Construction and Exploitation of Pipeline Transport Systems

21.04.01 Petroleum engineering
21.04.01.14 Reliability and safety of gas and oil pipelines and oil storage facilities
21.04.01.15 Innovative technology of construction and repair of gas and oil pipelines and oil storage facilities
21.04.01.16 Technical diagnostics of gas transmission systems
21.04.01.17 Pipeline transportation of hydrocarbons
21.04.01.19 Innovative technology systems for gas supply
21.04.01.20 Resource-saving technologies in oil products supply
21.04.01.23 Design and reconstruction of high pressure objects of gas and oil product pipelines
21.04.01.29 Design, engineering and survey work for structures of gas transportation facilities
21.04.01.49 Mode control of gas and oil pipeline systems operation

Faculty оf Mechanical Engineering

15.04.02 Technological machines and equipment
15.04.02.01 Machinery and welding technology
15.04.02.02 Technology and management of oil and gas renovation equipment
15.04.02.03 Design of machines and equipment for exploitation of oil and gas wells
15.04.02.04 Design of machinery and equipment for drilling oil and gas wells
15.04.02.05 Equipment design for refined and petrochemical products
15.04.02.06 Equipment design and development of offshore oil and gas fields
15.04.02.07 Equipment and technology of production of liquefied natural gas
15.04.02.08 Standardization, certification and quality control of oil and gas equipment
15.04.02.09 Gas and oil engineering
15.04.02.11 Innovative technologies, equipment and economic management with use of regional energy resources
15.04.02.12 Innovative technological processes of manufacturing fuel and energy complex equipment
20.04.01 Technosphere safety
20.04.01.01 Industrial safety at fuel and energy complex enterprises
27.04.01 Standardization and metrology
27.04.01.01 Metrology, import substitution and competitiveness of oil and gas equipment

Faculty of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

18.04.01 Chemical engineering  
18.04.01.01 Technology refining
18.04.01.02 Processing technology of hydrocarbon gases
18.04.01.04 Oilfield chemistry
18.04.01.06 Unconventional methods in chemical technology
18.04.01.08 Chemistry of petroleum hydrocarbons
18.04.01.10 Chemmotology of lubricants
18.04.01.11 Technology of adsorbents and catalysts
18.04.01.12 Design of gas processing and petrochemical plants
18.04.01.14 Development and application of reagents and techniques for production, transportation and processing of hard-to-recover reserves
18.04.01.15 New materials for oil and gas processing and ecology
18.04.01.16 Modern petrochemical technologies
18.04.01.17 Technology and production management of lubricants and specialty liquids
18.04.02 Energy and resource saving processes in chemical engineering, petrochemistry and biotechnology
18.04.02.01 Industrial ecology and rational use of natural resources

Faculty of Automation and Computer Engineering

01.04.04 Applied mathematics
01.04.04.01 Mathematical modeling in oil and gas industry
27.04.04 Management in technical systems
27.04.04.01 Process control systems in oil and gas enterprises
09.04.01 Informatics and computer engineering
09.04.01.01 Automated dispatch control system in oil and gas sector
09.04.01.02 Information technology organization and economic management in oil and gas sector
09.04.01.03 Synergetics and management
13.04.02 Electric power engineering and electrical engineering
13.04.02.01 Automated electromechanical complexes and systems of oil and gas industry
12.04.01 Instrument engineering
12.04.01.01 Information and measuring systems in oil and gas industry

Faculty of Economics and Management

38.04.01 Economics
38.04.01.02 Economics of energy conservation
38.04.01.03 Regional energy economics
38.04.01.08 System research program of energy markets
38.04.01.09 Economics of oil and gas complex
38.04.01.11 Economic security in fuel and energy complex
38.04.01.12 Engineering economics of oil and gas production
38.04.01.13 Tax, accounting and auditing
38.04.02 Management
38.04.02.03 Financial management
38.04.02.04 Human resource management
38.04.02.08 Management of international oil production projects
38.04.02.09 Oil and gas project management

Faculty of International Energy Business

38.04.01 Economics
38.04.01.06 Energy policy, integration and energy security
38.04.01.10 International oil and gas business
38.04.02 Management
38.04.02.05 Strategic management in fuel and energy complex
38.04.02.06 Management of innovative processes in oil and gas industry
38.04.02.07 Logistics in oil and gas complex

Faculty of Law

40.04.01 Jurisprudence
40.04.01.01 Legal regulation of social and labor relations in oil and gas industry
40.04.01.02 Legal support of oil and gas business
40.04.01.03 Legal regulation of corporate relations and commercial activity in oil and gas industry