Degree Type:Master of Arts
Department:Institute for Oil and Gas Studies
Modes of Study:Sandwich
Candidates seeking admission to the MA. degree programme must:
have obtained a good first degree (at least a second class) in an appropriate field of study from a recognized university/analogous institution. Submit an official transcript of academic record. Submit at least two reference reports, one of which must be from a former lecturer. Pass a selection interview. Satisfy any additional requirements prescribed by the faculties/departments/institute
The programme is designed for: communication practitioners, administrators in the oil and gas industry, public relations officers for energy companies, mass media and journalists, Non-Governmental Organizations and graduates who want to build careers in the oil and gas industry.
The objective of this program is to provide students with knowledge in the practice and emerging trends in communication for the oil and gas industry and to equip students with practise-based skills necessary to design, critique and implement appropriate and effective communication strategies for the industry. The programme will also help students to build appropriate arguments about issues emerging from the oil and gas industry.