Online oil and gas Masters degrees

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Online short courses in oil and gas

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Respected oil and gas qualifications from the University of Aberdeen

Earn a recognised Masters degree

You’ll earn exactly the same globally recognised Masters degree online as you would on campus.

Train with energy experts

Learn from engineers, lawyers, economists and academics with decades of experience in the global energy sector.

Hand-in-hand with industry

Make career connections with a university working with industry since North Sea oil began flowing here in 1975.

Join a university trusted by global oil and gas

Aberdeen is a major international centre of research and innovation in every aspect of the offshore oil and gas industry.

For decades it’s been the UK home of the biggest energy multinationals. Today, approximately 900 energy-related companies are located here.

Since North Sea oil began flowing here in the 1970s, the industry has trusted us with pioneering subsea and offshore engineering, researching and developing new technologies, and training its future leaders.

Build your oil and gas career network

Make career links with a university that’s been teaching oil and gas professionals for decades.

Global connections

Join us online for the opportunity to connect with and learn from oil and gas industry colleagues from around the world.

Online students join us from over 100 countries each year to get closer to our world-class energy city.

Online courses for every oil and gas career

Our online oil and gas degrees and short courses span almost all of our university departments, including:

  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Geosciences
  • Law
  • Natural and Computing Sciences.

Our graduates have gone on to successful careers in:

  • oil and gas companies
  • international law firms servicing the industry
  • government ministries.

Whatever area of the oil and gas sector you want to specialise in, we have the expertise for you.

The benefits of our online oil and gas courses

20% alumni discount

University of Aberdeen graduates enjoy 20% off postgraduate online short courses and degrees.

Earn as you learn

We fit around full-time work, so you can earn qualifications while you keep earning a salary.


Flexible hours and 24/7 access, so you can study when it suits you.

Study oil and gas courses on campus instead

If you’d rather study oil and gas on campus, we have lots of postgraduate on-campus options.

See on-campus oil and gas courses