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Pipeline Engineering MSc
Newcastle University

School Of Marine Science And Technology

About this course

Pipeline Engineering MSc:

This course enables you to practise as a pipeline engineer. We run the only accessible MSc course dedicated to high pressure oil and gas pipeline engineering in the world. By offering a high level of participation to the oil and gas industry in specifying the curriculum, we meet their requirements, spanning both high-pressure offshore and onshore pipelines. Study Pipeline Engineering and you will gain an understanding of the key steps in a pipeline’s lifecycle: design, construction, installation, asset management, maintenance and dismantling, and the technical issues affecting them, invaluable experience from specialists in pipeline operating, construction, integrity and consulting, providing real issues, problems and solutions, the ability to propose, test and evaluate a thesis through selection of appropriate experimental, computer simulation or data analysis procedures. On completion of the programme you will be regarded as competent to practise as a pipeline engineer by prospective employers. At Newcastle University you be part of the School of Marine Science and Technology, which provides exceptional research-led teaching. Our modern laboratories enable a range of practical work, and are supplemented by local workshops for hands-on experience.

Course dates & prices

Starting How long Days you attend Details Where Class info Price

Sep 2014

12 months

Full time No application date provided Newcastle Upon Tyne,
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Sep 2014

24 months

Part-time No application date provided Newcastle Upon Tyne,
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Additional entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, metallurgical or materials engineering, offshore engineering or naval architecture; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 90 (Internet-based), Pearson's PTE Academic Test 62 or equivalent.


Postgraduate Qualification (MSc)

Awarding body

Newcastle University

Subject areas

Offshore Engineering, Petroleum Technology


Summary of all course reviews for Newcastle University

Newcastle University

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