PhD in Oil and Gas Well Engineering

General

Program Description

Program Description & Objectives

Oil and gas wells are physical and informational conduits in the exploration and development of underground oil and gas resources. This major is aimed at investigating the knowledge related to the construction (drilling and completion), measurement, usage and maintenance of wells.

Core Courses

  • Advanced Numerical Analysis
  • Recent Progresses in Oil/Gas Well Engineering
  • Computational Solid Mechanics
  • Computational Fluid Mechanics

Research Areas

  • Oil and Gas Well Fluid Mechanics and Engineering
  • Oil and Gas Well Chemistry and Engineering
  • Oil and Gas Well Mechanics and Control Engineering
  • Oil and Gas Well Rock Mechanics and Engineering

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Graduation & Degree Requirements

  • Study time: 4 years.

Credit Requirements

  • Minimum credits: 16

Tuition

  • 36,000 RMB/Year

Language Requirements

HSK 5 with at least 180 marks for applicants of the Chinese language program

Application Deadline & Course Start Date

Applications open from October to May 30th for postgraduate studies. Degree programs all start in September. We advise students to apply 3 months before the deadline in order to have ample time to prepare all the necessary materials, apply for scholarships and look for supervisors.

Last updated November 2019

About the School

China University of Petroleum (CUPB) was founded in 1953, nominated as one of the key national universities in 1960, and is a ‘211’ national universities under administration of the Ministry of Educat ... Read More

China University of Petroleum (CUPB) was founded in 1953, nominated as one of the key national universities in 1960, and is a ‘211’ national universities under administration of the Ministry of Education. Read less