MSc. Oil & Gas Management

The one (1) year MSc Oil and Gas Management is a collaborative programme with Coventry University UK, which aims to provide specialist professional development and qualifications for a wide range of potential employers including national and multinational energy companies, consultancies, energy ministries and local/international allied agencies.

Modules in the programme focus on theoretical, policy design, scientific, technological and operational aspects of oil and gas management.

Degree– A Bachelor’s degree (at least Second Class Lower) in business, economics or related area. Applicants to MBA programmes must have at least two years of work experience.

Diploma– Higher National Diploma (HND) or 2-year Diploma from an accredited university. Applicants must have at least four (4) years post-graduation work experience.

Course Duration: 1 year (full time) or 2-3 years (part-time). Only weekend option is available. Evening option is contingent on availability of numbers.

To apply for admission to our Masters programmes, applicant must possess:

A first degree not below second class lower division from an accredited university. Applicants with third class or pass degrees are required to attend a one month mandatory refresher course and pass an interview to qualify for a programme.
A minimum of 2 years’ relevant working / professional experience is required for applicants to MBA programmes.
Be proficient in Microsoft word, Excel and Power Point
Checklist for application

Please provide the following information:

A completed post graduate Admission form
Original or Certified True Copies of certificates, academic transcripts and any other academic record from an accredited and degree-granting university.
Research and professional experience.
Two (2) recent passport size photographs, one of which should be affixed to the form.
Three (3) letters of recommendation with at least one (1) from educational institution attended.

Application forms are available at GTUC Information Centre, Accra campus and regional campuses/ learning centers. Forms can be downloaded here. The application fee is GH 200.00, payable by banker’s draft from any bank. Please note that applications submitted online will not be processed until the application fee is settled.

Completed application forms with appropriately certified copies of certificates and transcripts should be submitted to the Graduate Admissions Office, GTUC, Tesano campus or regional campuses/learning centers.

Admission dates

Intake Admission start date Closing date
January September November
May January March
September May July

GTUC has a one year rolling admission policy. Students have the privilege to buy and submit application forms any time within an academic year. The forms would be processed for the intake selected by applicants. There are however, strict admission deadlines.

Why should l choose MSc Oil and Gas Management?

It develops students’ understanding of the fundamentals of oil and gas management including the processes, drivers, threat and opportunities related to the management of the industry

Students are able to apply the understanding of the politics of oil and gas and threats in their work environments
Students develop the competence to safely and effectively manage projects in the oil and gas industries.

Students develop the academic and professional competencies which enhance the mobility of professional employment
Develop effective leadership and management skills for the oil and gas sector and use appropriate business policies and strategies within a changing operational and legislative context to meet stakeholders’ interest

New Graduate Student Orientation

New Graduate Student Orientation is Mandatory in GTUC. Our focus for orientation is to help students excel in studies. Orientation content is developed with this goal in mind. Postgraduate studies at GTUC is a step ahead of the traditional postgraduate studies around. Apart from its blended learning systems, and online learning management system, the school is very keen on excellent academic writing. Though some of our courses were developed with industry, all write ups are subjected to vigorous academic standards.

At the Graduate School, lectures begin right after orientation. It is therefore imperative for all admitted students to understand they way things get done at GTUC Graduate School. Top Management always look forward to orientation at the Graduate School to share their experiences with students and give all relevant information to help students excel in their studies.

International students get the opportunity to get answers for questions that helps them to transition smoothly GTUC community. Campus social and academic resource information is an important component of the programme.

Whether you are new to the University or have been here previously, the new Graduate Student Orientation programme will provide you with information on important issues such as academic collaborations, thesis writing, graduate research and literature research. This event is also a great opportunity to meet and mingle with other graduate students from across Africa.

We regularly review our course content, to make it relevant and current for the benefit of our students. For these reasons, course modules may be updated, please contact us for the latest information

Programme Modules
Introduction to Oil & Gas
Future of Oil & Gas
HSE management in Oil & Gas Industry
Petroleum Contracts and Economics
Impact Of Petroleum Exploration, Extraction And Transportation
Organizational Behaviour & HRM
Strategic Management
Project Management
Study Skills and Research Methods
Programme Ghanaian International Students
MSc. Oil & Gas Management £ 5000 £ 6000
Graduate admissions office- Telephone: Location:
Accra campus +233 (0)302-917152, 0202698352/3 Tesano Accra
Kumasi campus: +233(0)3221-92373, 0202698214 Apino Plaza, at Ahodwo roundabout, opposite Alliance Francaise.
Koforidua Learning Centre: 0202625760, 0202625761 2nd Floor of the Vodafone Regional Office Building, at Charley Junction.
Takoradi Learning Centre: 0202625794
Ho Learning Centre: 0505663496 Vodafone Regional Office Building,

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Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 8.00am-5.00pm
Saturdays: 9.00am-2.00pm