Graduate study programme in Petroleum Engineering - Subprogramme Environmental Protection in Petroleum Engineering

Petroleum Engineering

Duration: 5 years

ECTS points: 300

Graduate study program Petroleum Engineering - Environmental Protection

Academic title:

Master of Mining engineer (abbreviation: mag.ing.min.)

Student competencies of graduate study programme in Petroleum Engineering, Subprogramme Environmental Protection in Petroleum Engineering

  • planning, carrying out and monitoring explorations in petroleum engineering
  • analysis and interpretation of the fi eld and laboratory research results
  • planning, carrying out and monitoring petroleum engineering technology processes (drilling, well completion and workover trasiraoperations, preparation for oil and gas transportation)
  • carrying out engineering interventions during oil and natural gas production, gathering and transportation, as well as geothermal reservoir exploitation
  • planning environmental protection systems in an oil company assessment of environmental impact during construction and exploitation of objects in petroleum engineering
  • defi ning and solving engineering problems in the area of environmental protection in petroleum engineering by the application of appropriate techniques and methods
  • monitoring conditions in the area of intervention, objects and facilities in petroleum engineering
  • preparation of studies on the environmental impact in the area of intervention, objects and facilities in petroleum engineering;
  • planning and carrying out remediation of the site due to pollution caused by petroleum engineering activities
  • risk assessment in accidental situations in petroleum engineering
  • analysis of energy systems from an environmental protection point of view
  • knowledge of related legislation of the Republic of Croatia and European Union.

All programmes and subprogrammes develop communication skills, team work, managing complex situations, acquisition and analysis of various data, integration of knowledge, independent thinking and decision making, and presentation of one’s own conclusions, as well asknowledge and arguments supporting those conclusions, to professional and general public in a clear and unambiguous manner.