The Master course will be delivered by a selected staff of researchers from italian universities and technicians from the supperting companies. Both academic and technical courses will be tought in Potenza.

The Department of Sciences (University of Basilicata), in cooperation with Shell Italia E&P and Total E&P Italia, promotes a one-year master course on Petroleum Geoscience. The course covers a wide range of subjects in the geoscience by integrating the research-based expertise of the academic world with the methods and practices of the modern petroleum industry. The goal is to prepare young and motivated graduates to enter in the petroleum business, and allied service industries, as experts of hydrocarbon production. Specifically the course is designed for those willing to gain a new knowledge for the development of producing oil fields.

Potential candidates should possess a Laurea Magistrale (second level degree in the 3+2 system) in Geology, Geophysics, Natural Sciences and Mining, Petroleum and Environmental Engineering, or an equivalent foreign degree.

The lectures of the Master will start January 12, 2015. The detailed calendar can be downloaded here. Lectures will be held in Aula Multimediale - Campus Macchia Romana.