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Decommissioning

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

Earn an accredited Masters degree in decommissioning oil rigs, platforms and offshore structures.
Online MSc Decommissioning is part-time.

Train in all aspects of decommissioning on a degree accredited by the Energy Institute and the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology.
Gain a broad range of knowledge and expertise in the physical process of taking offshore platforms out of service.

Through this MSc, you’ll cover engineering, project management, business, law, health and safety, and environmental studies.

You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Decommissioning

You can exit after stage 2 with PgDip Decommissioning

Entry Requirements

A 2:1 (upper-second) UK honours degree (or equivalent) in Engineering, Geosciences, Economics, Business, Law, or other science or technology field.

Other degree classifications will be considered if the applicant can demonstrate 3+ years of industry experience.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

27 months

Faculty

Physical Science

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy