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Mining & Geology (Oil and Gas)

PREPARATORY FACULTY (Foundation course in Russian language) is to be studied before enrolling in the degree programs.

Geological Prospecting

Bachelors (4 years) + Masters (2 years) + PhD (3 years)

  1. Geology and mineral exploration
  2. Applied Geology
  3. Technology of Geological exploration
  4. Geological Survey, prospecting and mineral exploration
  5. Prospecting and exploration of groundwater and geological engineering
  6. Applied Geochemistry, mineralogy and petrology
  7. Geophysical methods of prospecting and exploration of mineral deposits

Masters (2 years)

  1. Geology, Search and Exploration of subsurface induction method
  2. Applied Geochemistry, mineralogy and petrology
  3. GeoInformatics
  4. Environmental problems of Geology
  5. Resource generation and composition of groundwater
  6. Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology subsurface induction method
  7. Diagnosis and prognosis of hazardous geological and technological processes and
  8. Protection and management of the natural environment

Oil and Gas (Petroleum Engineering)

Bachelors (4 years)

  1. Operation and Maintenance of Oil and Production Facilities.
  2. Operation and Maintenance of Gas and Gas Condensate Production Facilities and Subsurface Storages.
  3. Operation and Maintenance of Oil and Gas Facilities for Arctic Shelf.
  4. Oil and Gas Well Drilling.
  5. Operation and Maintenance of Facilities for Oil, Gas and Oil Products Transportation and Storage.
  6. Construction and Maintenance of Pipeline Transportation Systems.
  7. Faculty of Reservoir engineering
    • Physical processes of mining and oil and gas production
    • Drilling of oil and gas wells
    • Operation and maintenance of oil production facilities
    • Operation and maintenance of gas production facilities, gas condensate and underground storage
  8. Faculty of Pipeline engineering, construction and operation
    • Construction and repair of pipeline transportation systems
    • Operation and maintenance of facilities for transportation and storage of oil, gas and refined products
  9. Faculty of Mechanical engineering
    • Equipment and technology to increase durability and restoration of parts of machines and devices
    • Equipment and technology of welding
    • Refinery equipment
    • Machinery and equipment of oil and gas production
    • Offshore oil and gas production equipment
    • Standardization and certification in oil and gas industry
    • Safety of technological processes and production in oil and gas industry
  10. Faculty of Chemical and environmental engineering
    • Energy and resource saving processes in chemical engineering, petrochemicals and bioengineering (Ecology of gas industry)
    • Chemical Engineering (Faculty of Chemical and environmental engineering)
      • Chemical engineering of organic substances
      • Chemical engineering of energy fuels and carbon materials
      • Petroleum chemistry

Masters (2 years)

  1. Oil Mining Faculty
    • Oil and Gas Well Drilling
      • Drilling Techniques for Deep Offshore and Onshore Oil and Gas Wells.
      • Well Completion and Casing in Difficult Mining and Geological Conditions.
      • Drilling Fluids and Well Flushing Techniques in Abnormal Conditions.
    • Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation
      • Oil Field Development.
      • Well Operation in Abnormal Conditions.
      • Physics of Formation Fluids.
    • Geology and Exploration of Oil and Gas Fields  (Geological and geophysical Problems of Oil and Gas Field Development).
    • Development and Operation of Gas and Gas Condensate Fields  (Design and Control of Development and Operation of Gas, Gas Condensate, Oil and Gas Condensate Fields).
  2. Faculty of Pipeline Transportation
    • Construction and Maintenance of Oil and Gas Pipelines and Storages
      • Innovation Technologies for Diagnostics, Construction Monitoring and Expert Appraisal of Industrial Safety of Oil, Gas and Water Transportation and Storage Facilities.
      • Construction and Maintenance Project control of Oil, Gas and Water.
    • Hydraulics and Fluid Machinery (Resource-Saving during Equipment Operation of Pumping and Compressor Stations).
    • Oil and Gas Transportation and Storage
      • Resource-Saving Technologies for Hydrocarbon Transportation and Storage.
      • Offshore Constructions for Oil and Gas Transportation and Storage.
  3. Chemical Technology
    • Petrochemistry and Chemical Technology  (Chemistry and Technology of Products of Basic Organic and Petrochemical Synthesis ).
  4. Processing Machinery and Equipment
    • Design and Operation of Petroleum Field Equipment (Design and Operation of Oil and Gas Production Machinery and Equipment ).
    • Processing Machinery and Equipment
      • Theoretical Fundamentals of Equipment Design for Oil and Gas Refining, Petrochemical and chemical Production.
      • Reliability of Processing Systems and Facilities.
      • Industrial Safety Assurance of Hazardous Production Facilities in the Oil and Gas Industry.
  5. Management
    • Production Management in the Oil and Gas Industry
  6. Faculty of Petroleum geology and geophysics
    • Geological-field modeling and monitoring of oil and gas fields
    • Technology development of hydrocarbon resources
    • Geoinformation technology development of oil and gas fields
    • Modeling petroleum geosystems and sedimentary pools
    • Lithology natural reservoirs of oil and gas
    • Geophysical support of exploration and development of oil and gas fields
    • Seismic methods of studying natural reservoirs of oil and gas
    • Technologies for protection of natural resources in oil and gas business
    • Technologies and modeling of hydrocarbon systems
    • Geophysical methods of studying natural reservoirs of oil and gas
  7. Faculty of Reservoir engineering
    • Completion of oil and gas wells
    • Construction of oil and gas wells in difficult mining and geological conditions
    • Offshore drilling
    • Development and operation of offshore oil and gas fields
    • Modeling of oil fields
    • Managing development of oil fields
    • Well operation in extreme conditions
    • Oil and gas nanotechnology for development and operation of fields
    • Hydrodynamic modeling of development of mainland and offshore hydrocarbon fields
    • Design development and exploitation of gas and gas condensate fields
    • Modeling physics and technology processes field development
    • Development of natural gas fields
    • Onshore and offshore horizontal and multilateral wells construction
  8. Faculty of Pipeline engineering, construction and operation
    • Reliability and safety of gas and oil pipelines and oil storage facilities
    • Innovative technologies of construction and repair of gas and oil pipelines and oil storage facilities
    • Technical diagnostics of gas transmission systems
    • Pipeline transportation of hydrocarbons
    • Innovative technology systems for gas supply
    • Design and reconstruction of high pressure objects of gas and oil product pipelines
    • Design, engineering and survey work for structures of gas transportation facilities
    • Pipeline construction
    • Chemistry of petroleum hydrocarbons (Field of study: Chemical engeneering)
  9. Faculty of Mechanical engineering
    • Welding and Monitoring of Oil and Gas Facilities
    • Technology and management of oil and gas renovation equipment
    • Design of machines and equipment for exploitation of oil and gas wells
    • Design of machinery and equipment for drilling oil and gas wells
    • Equipment design for refined and petrochemical products
    • Equipment design and development of offshore oil and gas fields
    • Equipment and technology of production of liquefied natural gas
    • Standardization, certification and quality control of oil and gas equipment
    • Standardization, Certification and Quality Management of Oil and Gas Equipment Manufacturing
    • Tribology and Repair Technology of Oil and Gas Equipment
  10. Faculty of Chemical and environmental engineering
    • Oil Processing Technologies (Technology refining)
    • Processing technology of hydrocarbon gases
    • Technology of production of liquid helium and LNG
    • Technology of Chemicals for Oil and Gas Industry (Oilfield chemistry)
    • Chemistry and technology of inorganic substances and materials
    • Unconventional methods in chemical technology
    • Modern production technology and application of lubricants and special liquids
    • Chemmotology of lubricant combustive materials
    • Technology adsorbents and heterogeneous catalysts
    • Design of gas processing and petrochemical plants
    • Development and application of reagents and techniques for production
    • Industrial ecology and natural resources (Field of study: Energy and Resource Saving Processes in Chemical Engineering, Petrochemical and Biotechnology)
  11. Faculty of Automation and Computer engineering
    • Process control systems on oil and gas enterprises
    • Automated dispatch control system in oil and gas sector
    • Information technology organization and economic management in oil and gas sector
    • Synergetics and Management
    • Automated electromechanical complexes and systems of oil and gas industry (Field of study: Utilities and electrical)
    • Measuring systems in oil and gas industry
  12. Faculty of Economics and management
    • Economics of oil and gas
    • Economics of Regional Energy and Energy Efficiency
    • System research program of energy markets
  13. Faculty of International Energy Business
    • Petroleum economics and management
    • Energy program policy integration and energy security
    • World economics and international relations in energy sector
    • Strategic management of energy
    • Management of innovative processes in oil and gas industry.

Mining

Spacialists (5 years)

  1. Underground mining of bedded deposits
  2. Underground mining of ore deposits
  3. Open pit mining
  4. Blasting work
  5. Mining Environment
  6. Process safety and rescue work

Bachelors (4 years) + Masters (2 years)

  1. Technospheric security
  2. Ecology and Management of natural resources

PhD (3 years)

  1. Production Management (in Mining)
  2. Occupational safety (in Mining)
  3. Geomechanics, destruction of geological subsurface (rock formation), mine aero gas dynamics and thermo physics
  4. Geo technology (underground, open and construction)
  5. Geo ecology (oil and gas industry)
  6. Geo ecology (in the mining and processing industry)

Mining Electromechanical

Bachelors (4 years) + Masters (2 years) + PhD (3 years)

  1. Power and Electrical Engineering, "profiling" Electric drive and automation,
  2. Technological machinery and equipment, "profiling" Metallurgical machinery and equipment."

Economics & Management

Bachelors (4 years) + Masters (2 years) + PhD (3 years)

  1. Economics
  2. Production management
  3. Project Management
  4. Accounting, analysis and audit
  5. Economics and management of mining operations
  6. Economy and management of exploration production
  7. Management of the organization.

PhD (3 years)

  1. Economics and management of native economy (economics, organization and management of enterprises, industrial complex- the industry)
  2. Economics and management of the national economy (environmental economics).

Metallurgy

Bachelors (4 years) + Masters (2 years) + PhD (3 years)

  1. Chemical Technology and Biotechnology
  2. Automation and Management
  3. Metallurgy
  4. Mining

Specialists (5 years)

  1. Mineral processing
  2. Oil and gas processing equipment
  3. Metallurgy non-ferrous metal
  4. Thermophysics, automation and ecology of industrial furnaces
  5. Automated technologies and production
  6. Chemical Technology of Natural Fuels and Carbon Materials

Underground Space Development

Bachelors (4 years)

  1. Construction of mines and underground structures
  2. Mine surveying
  3. Land survey

Masters (2 years)

  1. Engineering and technology
  2. Construction of mines and underground structures
  3. Mine surveying

PhD (3 years)

  1. Geotechnology (open, underground, construction)
  2. Geomechanics, the destruction of rocks by explosion, miner aero gas dynamics and mountain thermo physics
  3. Mining and petroleum geology, geophysics and geometry of the subsoil
  4. Geodesy.

Fundamental Sciences and Humanities

Bachelors (4 years) + Masters (2 years) + PhD (3 years)

  1. Higher mathematics
  2. Philosophy
  3. Foreign languages
  4. History and political science
  5. Russian language and literature
  6. General and applied physics
  7. Descriptive geometry and graphics