International College at Robert Gordon University

Postgraduate Pathway in Engineering

Apply today to join the 10-week Pre-Master's Engineering programme at ICRGU. Study your Engineering MSc programme in Aberdeen, Europe’s Energy Hub.

This 10-week programme is specifically designed for students with ambitions in engineering. Upon successful completion, you will progress seamlessly onto your chosen Master’s degree of the three available.

Pathways at Robert Gordon University

Minimum 15 Years Education

Master's at Robert Gordon University







MSc Drilling and Well Engineering

Aimed at developing engineers to become drilling engineers and to develop the skills of those who may already be practicing drilling engineers. Students on this course will study key areas including well design, drilling and operations management. This course provides both practical and academic skills to enhance future career options.

Fully accredited by the Energy Institute, student of this course will benefit from the use of the university DART facility (Dynamic Advance Response Training). This state-of-the-art learning environment uses 3D graphics to represent a rig floor and the wide range of equipment and drilling processes currently used by the oil and gas industry.

MSc Oil and Gas Engineering 

Developed in collaboration with industry, this course follows guidelines set out by the Energy Institute ensuring specialist subject areas covered are up to date and provides students with the knowledge and skills needed for an engineering career within the upstream oil and gas industry.

Scientific and mathematical skills obtained through experience or from a first degree will be developed throughout and students will apply scientific, engineering and management skills to study key areas of oil and gas engineering. 


  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • Maths for Engineering and Sciences
  • Introduction to Oil and Gas Engineering
  • Core Module Information

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