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Certificate in Oil and Gas Management

The Certificate in Oil and Gas Management allows you to establish a foundation in this increasingly sought after programme. 


Call: 020 8516 7850

Next start date:

June 2015



Annual fees:


Study options:

Full Time



Designed to reflect today's global business climate, this course is ideal for those wishing to secure positions in a vast range of disciplines within the extractive industries.

The global energy mix is evolving and the oil and gas sector is increasingly affected by a widening range of factors including international trade laws, shifting global economics and environmental issues.

Our Postgraduate Certificate in Oil and Gas Management introduces you to the complexities of the oil and gas industries, equipping you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

Key facts before you start

Mode of Attendance
Full-time day

2 semesters - 8 months

The programme is structured to provide you with the disciplines required to strengthen your knowledge and skills, helping you to pursue further professional or academic challenges. While we understand the importance of theory, our courses have a pragmatic focus on real-life scenarios. Reflecting this, tuition consists of lectures and tutorials and you will also take part in case studies and group work that let you apply theoretical concepts to problems in the real world.

If you would like advice concerning your eligibility or would like to discuss the programme in more detail please contact a Course Advisor at the School on +44 (0) 208 516 7800 or by email enquiry@gsm.org.uk

What we'll cover

During the course you will:

  • Learn about the active issues affecting the oil and gas sector.
  • Understand the principles of project management in the extractive industries.

Entry requirements

Candidates will be expected to possess either a honours degree 2:2 or equivalent academic qualification or a professional qualification. Candidates without those qualifications will be considered on their merits. All candidates should possess a good command of written and spoken English.

If you are unsure whether you qualify for an Oil & Gas Management programme please feel free to either:

Apply for the programme. You may well be accepted. Your registration fee is refundable if you are not accepted.


Make an appointment to see us: Call +44 (0) 20 8516 7850 or email: enquiry@gsm.org.uk

In either case if you are not qualified for Registration then we will recommend the most efficient way for you to qualify.

English Language Requirements

If English is not your first language you will be required to demonstrate English Language proficiency at the levels below:

Cambridge English (Advanced) : Grade C or above (No less than "weak" in any skill)

Cambridge IELTS (Academic Test) : 6.0 or above (No less than 5.5 in any skill & No less than 6.0 in the Reading and Writing skills for all Law related programmes)

Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic) : 55 or above (No less than 51 in any skill & No less than 56 in the Reading and Writing skills for all Law related programmes)

For those that do not currently have an English Language qualification we offer the  IELTS  English course at our Greenford campus  View English language programme details 

Please feel free to call our Admissions Advisors on +44 (0) 208 516 7850 or email enquiry@gsm.org.uk for information about English Language requirements.

How to apply

To make an application you must send us the following information:

    1. Your completed GSM London Application Form - Application forms are available in your prospectus pack or you can click here to download a form.

      The GSM London International Student Declaration Form - If you require a Student Visa to study in the UK you will be required to complete this form. Click here to download a copy of the International Student Declaration Form.

You will also need to include:

    1. Copies of your qualifications as listed on your application form.
    2. Your CV / Resume detailing your educational and professional achievements.
    3. A Reference from a place of study or an employer - References must be on letterhead paper, signed and dated by your referee.
    4. A photocopy of the relevant pages of your passport. - For example front cover, personal details page and any pages indicating relevant visas or migration stamps.

Send the above to the Admissions Department at GSM London either by post or email admissions@gsm.org.uk. To email your application, scan and attach your documentation as above. If you wish you can submit an application in person.


On receipt of your application form and enclosures the School will assess your application and:

  1. Accept your application if you are qualified for the programme. (If you are not qualified the School may suggest an alternative programme that suits your needs and qualifications).
  2. Forward to you an acceptance letter and statement of fees. These letters will inform you of the date that you should enrol and the duration and cost of the programme.

Call: 020 8516 7850