MBA Programs in Energy Studies

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Students pursuing an MBA are seeking to advance their knowledge and skills in a specific aspect of business. In addition to in-depth instruction, some programs require a thesis or internship. An MBA can increase salaries, enhance careers, and provide focused training for a particular area of interest.

What is an MBA in Oil, Gas, Energy? The program is centered on forming management and leadership abilities in the area of energy production and development. Studies include the fundamentals of power generation, energy and the environment, alternative renewable sources, management with energy sector focus, and business negotiations and contracts. Courses are offered in energy law, regulation, politics, security, valuation, and market analysis. Instruction is provided in business investment and growth strategies, managerial economics, accounting, finance, statistics, and data analysis. Emphasis is placed on developing skills to address issues and find optimal solutions.

Benefits of pursuing the degree include acquisition of leadership and management capabilities, which can be applied in students’ personal lives and interests. Individual careers are advanced through greater knowledge in the field.

Degrees are available worldwide and provide a variety of academic schedules and curriculum choices. Cost differs according to location and course requirements. Students should research their options to find the program that best meets their goals and desires.

Career opportunities are plentiful in all sectors of power generation and use, such as administration, consulting, and research. Graduates are hired as energy analysts, project performance analysts, project coordinators, and sustainability managers. Leaders are needed in purchasing, refinement and delivery, as well as in the area of energy development. Research teams and innovative energy companies seek experts in the field to improve current processes and create options for renewable power sources. Positions are available worldwide to address the growing demand for energy production.

Leadership in oil, gas, and energy provides an opportunity to make a difference in the world. To begin or advance your career in the field, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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MBA in Oil and Gas Management

Unicaf University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time September 2018 Cyprus Larnaca USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 27 more

Providing a rigorous training into the challenges of the oil and gas industries, this programme offers an insight into the energy sector and also focuses on environmental issues and changing patterns of viability in exploration and development. The programme prepares graduates to operate effectively in executive positions within the oil and gas industries. [+]

Providing a rigorous training into the challenges of the oil and gas industries, this programme offers an insight into the energy sector and also focuses on environmental issues and changing patterns of viability in exploration and development. The programme prepares graduates to operate effectively in executive positions within the oil and gas industries.

Delivery Mode

Online and through Supported Open Learning

Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Master’s programme requires an accredited Bachelor degree Applicants with an accredited Master’s degree will also be considered for entry HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry English proficiency (if the Bachelor degree was not taught in English) Updated CV One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) Personal Statement (minimum 500 words) Copy of passport or ID Pathway UU-FNT-203-ZM Introduction to Master Degree UU-MBA-710 Finance and Strategic Management UU-MBA-711 Dissertation UU-MBA-712 Theories of Management UU-MBA-714 Business Function and Procedures UU-MBA-717 Strategic Development UU-MBA-718 Strategic Leadership and Practice UU-MBA-730 Accounting and Economics in Oil and Gas UU-MBA-731 The Industry of Oil and Gas UU-MBA-732 Energy Management and Policy UU-Msc-IND100-ZM Induction Module [-]

MBA in Oil and Gas Management

Geneva Business School (GBS)
Campus Full time 18 months February 2018 Switzerland Geneva Spain Barcelona + 2 more

This Master in Business Administration with a Major in Oil and Gas Management will provides in-depth knowledge and practical training relevant to the specialized field of trading in oil and gas on an International scale. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a Major in Oil and Gas Management will provide you with in-depth knowledge and practical training relevant to the specialized field of trading in oil and gas on an International scale. You will learn how to face challenges and make key decisions within the energy industry.

Over the course of the program you will:

Possess expertise in Oil and Gas trading techniques Become knowledgeable in economic principles that drive the Oil and Gas Industry Be capable of international accounting and financing Gain familiarity with international policies and legalities that govern Oil and Gas Trade Program

The program requires the successful completion of 90 credits. The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Masters, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: Core Courses (21 ECTS), Elective Courses (15 ECTS), the Orientation Courses (18 ECTS) and the Master Thesis (36 ECTS), which are mandatory to complete the selected major. Beyond the principal Business modules offered within each major, an example of some of the Orientation (Specialist) subjects can be found below:... [-]


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Rafik Hariri University
Campus Full time October 2018 Lebanon Mechref

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at the College of Business Administration (CBA) is a graduate studies program, carefully crafted and continuously reviewed and updated, to allow students interested in advanced studies, to pursue their ambitions, within the framework of adding value to the betterment of society and humanity. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at the College of Business Administration (CBA) is a graduate studies program, carefully crafted and continuously reviewed and updated, to allow students interested in advanced studies, to pursue their ambitions, within the framework of adding value to the betterment of society and humanity. 

The program blends contemporary theories with real world applications and best practices, in the context of international standards and expectations. Accordingly, teaching methods and approaches emphasize the case method, learning by doing, and thoughtful integration of online and information technologies.

Moreover, the program’s breadth and depth is designed to insure that graduates may join the business world upon graduation, or go on to pursue more advanced academic and/or applied studies. ... [-]


MBA in Business Administration: Oil, Gas and Energy Management

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The University of Nicosia MBA programme aims to provide students with a solid foundation of business education enabling them to become effective managers anywhere in today’s globally competitive fast changing environment. This programme aims to be highly integrated in context and practical by remaining close to actual business practice. It aspires to assist students to develop their management and leadership skills, operate effectively in a multicultural environment and to adapt quickly to changing social, political, legal and economic conditions. [+]

Duration (years): 1.5 years Qualification Awarded: Master of Business Administration Level of Qualification: Master Degree (2nd Cycle) Language of Instruction: English and Greek Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 90 Profile of the Programme

The University of Nicosia MBA programme aims to provide students with a solid foundation of business education enabling them to become effective managers anywhere in today’s globally competitive fast changing environment. This programme aims to be highly integrated in context and practical by remaining close to actual business practice. It aspires to assist students to develop their management and leadership skills, operate effectively in a multicultural environment and to adapt quickly to changing social, political, legal and economic conditions.... [-]


MBA in Energy Business

Asian Institute of Technology School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD)
Campus Full time 22 months June 2018 Thailand Pathumthani

The main focus of the program is to provide students in-depth exposure to modern management approaches, tools and skills needed to face the challenges of... [+]

MBA in Energy Business

There is a need for a new breed of highly trained specialized professionals who are capable of managing energy companies efficiently in an increasingly globalized business environment. The MBA in Energy Business is designed to create such human capital. The main focus of the program is to provide students in-depth exposure to modern management approaches, tools and skills needed to face the challenges of changing energy business paradigms and energy markets.

 

 

Intended Learning Objectives

 

On successful completion of the program, it is envisaged that candidates will be able to:

Demonstrate a clear and in-depth understanding of the contemporary settings within which energy business has to be managed. Grasp the complex interactions between national economic development, competition, patterns of technological and market change, and the structure and development of internal enterprise capabilities. Enhance their capacity to analyze which technologies to invest in, how to structure those investments and how to anticipate and respond to the behavior of competitors, suppliers and customers. Understand the issues involved in the process of energy technology acquisition and the interrelationships between technology transfer and research and development. Prove their ability to use various methods, tools and techniques for the evaluation of various options related to energy business. Establish the link between national energy and environment related policies and the competitive behavior of the enterprise. ... [-]

MBA in Petroleum Accounting and Finance

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Ghana Accra

The MBA Petroleum Accounting and Finance programme of the University of Professional Studies Accra is designed to meet high level academic and professional needs of the public and private sectors of the economy, particularly, the petroleum and gas sector. [+]

MBA in Petroleum Accounting and Finance The MBA Petroleum Accounting and Finance programme of the University of Professional Studies Accra is designed to meet high level academic and professional needs of the public and private sectors of the economy, particularly, the petroleum and gas sector. The programme will prepare students to assume a larger role in managing their organisations’ operations as well as develop their expertise in the key financial areas of the petroleum industry. The curriculum places much emphasis on the improvement of the business manager’s ability to handle with professionalism the various financial problems confronting businesses in the petroleum and gas industry. Students will be equipped with modules and concepts to effectively deal with financial issues and analyses of opportunities in the petroleum and gas sector. Programme Content: Introduction to Petroleum Finance and Accounting, Fundamentals of Petroleum, Applied Statistics & Energy Economics, Petroleum Finance and Economics, Management Information Systems, Risk Management, Petroleum Policy and Strategic Resource Management, Legal Framework in Oil & Gas Management in Ghana, Environmental Management & Auditing for Oil and Gas Industry, Accounting for Production Activities & Revenue, Corporate Finance, Financial Management for Oil & Gas Operation, Investment and Portfolio Management, Accounting for International Petroleum Operations, Financial Modeling and Petroleum Project Economics, Petroleum Taxation & Fiscal Systems, Research Methods, Management Accounting for Oil & Gas Operations, Total Quality Management and Quality Improvement programme, Corporate Governance and Natural Resource Management, Internship/Seminars/Practitioners’ Forum, Project Work Target Applicants: Corporate accounting executives, managers in petroleum industry, corporate managers, academics,... [-]

MBA in Energy Management

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS
Campus Full time 20 months September 2018 Malaysia Perak

The offering of a Master of Business Administration in Energy Management programme is expected to become a very apt solution to develop visionary leaders for the energy industry. [+]

MBA Programs in Energy Studies. The ever increasing energy demand and the threat of fast depleting energy resources in recent times have caused concerns on sustainable energy supply worldwide. Under these circumstances, the oil, gas and energy industry domestically and globally faces with the urgent need for managers and professionals who are not only competent in managing their businesses but who are also visionary leaders capable of driving their energy businesses in a sustainable manner in tandem with the challenging environment. The offering of a Master of Business Administration in Energy Management programme is expected to become a very apt solution to develop visionary leaders for the energy industry. Programme Structure The 50 credit hours, 20 months MBA-EM programme features a dynamic and robust curriculum which includes 10 business core and 5 energy management specialisation modules, namely Energy Value Chain, Energy Management, Energy Technology and Innovation, Low Carbon Economy and Sustainability, Energy Regulations and Policies. In addition, the programme structure also incorporates business research methodology, consultancy management and report (see tables below). To enrich the learning experience as well as provide a global perspective to scholars, the MBA-EM programme forges a collaboration with the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute (RASEI) of University of Colorado at Boulder, USA, in which the 5 energy management specialisation modules will be delivered by the RASEI’s professors. The RASEI’s professors are led by Professor Dr Paul Komor, who in 2007 shared in the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Al Gore and the Intergovernmental Panel on... [-]

MBA in Energy Management

TU-Campus EUREF
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Germany Berlin

The Master program “Energy Management” at TU-Campus EUREF in Berlin not only conveys the latest insights in energy management issues, but discusses today’s challenges and prepares students for leading roles in shaping the industry and society for the future ahead. [+]

ENERGY MANAGEMENT (MBA) Program Description The Master program “Energy Management” at TU-Campus EUREF in Berlin not only conveys the latest insights in energy management issues, but discusses today’s challenges and prepares students for leading roles in shaping the industry and society for the future ahead. This programme is a full-time master of Technische University Berlin, one of the largest universities of technology in Germany. One of the most important tasks is to educate students to meet the challenges of a world increasingly characterized by technology and progress. University rankings pay testimony to the successes by continually ranking the TU Berlin among the top academic institutions around the world. Programme Content Management decisions in the energy sector require profound understanding of the sector’s technical, economic, legal, and entrepreneurial peculiarities. Climate and economic changes, controversial opinions, technological progress as well as regulation shape and limit the entrepreneurial room, but also offer chances and opportunities. The industry therefore requires broadly skilled individuals who are experts in the field. The master program is taught over a period of three semesters. The first semester covers the technical, economic, entrepreneurial and legal foundations for management decisions in the energy sector; the second semester deepens this view and looks at business practices, primarily of grid-based utilities, and investment; the third semester broadens the view while simultaneously focusing on practise according to student’s individual interests. All semesters include lectures, tutorials, seminars as well as excursions, online materials related to practice and extracurricular activities. The Master Thesis is written... [-]