Operation and maintenance of facilities for transportation and storage of oil, gas and refined products

Program Manager
Vladimir K. Tyan
Head of Department, Pipeline Transportation Department
Associate Professor, Doctor of Technical Sciences
The program is aimed at training highly qualified specialists in the field of oil and gas recovery, refining and transportation. It covers such areas as inspection and maintenance of the line main gas pipelines and operation of facilities for the reception, storage and shipment of crude oil and refined products.

Faculty members

  • Candidate of Science and Doctor of Science
  • Specialists from leading industry companies
Svetlana Anatolyevna Gulina
Associate Professor, Pipeline Transportation Department, Candidate of Technical Sciences
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Alexander Alexandrovich Afinogentov
Associate Professor, Pipeline Transportation Department, Candidate of Technical Sciences
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Yuliya Aleksandrovna Bagdasarova
Associate Professor, Pipeline Transportation Department, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences
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Dar’ya Igorevna Ishutenko
Associate Professor, Chemical Technology of Oil and Gas Processing Department, Candidate of Chemical Sciences
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Yekaterina Vasil’yevna Stefanyuk
Professor, Theoretical Foundations of Heat Engineering and Hydromechanics Department, Doctor of Technical Sciences
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Vladimir Konstantinovich Tyan
Head of Department, Pipeline Transportation Department, Doctor of Technical Sciences
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Admission Requirements

The application procedure, the number of study places, the list of entrance examinations and information about invitations, visas and the scholarship conditions are published in the Admission section of the website https://samgtu.com.

Upon graduating from the program, students obtain skills and competencies in the field of oil and gas recovery, refining and transportation, including such areas as inspection and maintenance of the line main gas pipelines and operation of facilities for the reception, storage and shipment of crude oil and refined products.

Tuition Fee

Full-Time:

146 580 rubles (₽)

  • for citizens of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tadzhikistan;
  • for citizens of Armenia, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Georgia with the residence permit in the Russian Federation

208 200 rubles (₽) for citizens of other foreign countries

Part-time:

75 540 rubles (₽)

  • for citizens of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tadzhikistan;
  • for citizens of Armenia, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Georgia with the residence permit in the Russian Federation

126 000 rubles (₽) for citizens of other foreign countries

The graduate’s professional areas of expertise:

  • Technology and operating procedures for pipelines in oil and gas fields;
  • Methods, technology and equipment to prepare oil and gas for transportation and to protect gas, oil and refined products from corrosion;
  • Treatment facilities equipment for oil and gas transport and storage;
  • Operation technology of gas pumping unit drives and underground natural gas storage facilities;
  • Transportation and storage technology of liquefied hydrocarbon gas, oil and other refined products;
  • Specifications for the operation of gas pumping unit drives, underground storage of natural gas and pipelines of liquefied hydrocarbon gas.

The graduate’s professional tasks:

  • To carry out technological processes of pipeline transport of oil and gas and underground gas storage;
  • To operate and maintain the technological equipment used in pipeline transportation of oil and gas and underground gas storage;
  • To carry out and adjust technological processes during the construction, repair and reconstruction of recovery, transportation, storage and distribution facilities of oil, refined products and gas onshore and offshore;
  • To carry out technological processes of oil, refined products and liquefied gases storage and sales.

As a result of mastering the Bachelor’s program, the graduate should have the following competencies:

  • Carrying out preparatory works to repair the linear part of the main gas pipelines, offshoot pipelines and structures located on them;
  • Organization and maintenance of scheduled preventive and remedial operations, mitigation of emergencies on the linear part of the main gas pipelines;
  • Supervision of works performed by contracting organizations on the linear part of the main gas pipelines;
  • Industrial and economic support of such technological processes as intake, storage and shipment of oil and refined products;
  • Maintaining the process of intake, storage and shipment of oil and refined products;
  • Monitoring the production indicators performed by the operation department of the oil product pumping station;
  • Organizational and technical support for maintenance, repair, diagnostic examination of oil product pumping station equipment;
  • Development of proposals to improve the efficiency of the oil product pumping station equipment.

Professional courses

  • Technological-Process Automation of Oil and Gas Production
  • Oil and Gas Transportation and Storage
  • Tank Farm Operation
  • Pumps and Pumping Stations
  • Installation and Welding at Oil and Gas Transport and Storage Facilities
  • Theoretical Process Basics of Hydrocarbons Pipeline Transport
  • Gas Turbine Units
  • Diagnostics of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage Facilities
  • Special Hydrocarbon Transfer Methods
  • Technological Reliability of Oil and Gas Transportation and Storage Systems
  • Resource-Saving Technologies of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage
  • Pipeline construction and repair
  • Shipping and Accounting Operations
  • Transport and Storage of Liquefied Gases
  • Engineering Geodesy
  • Physicochemical Basis of the Welding Process
  • Protection of oil and gas transport and storage objects from corrosion
  • Cathodic Protection System Operation of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage Objects
  • Oil and Gas Preparation for Transportation
  • Basics of Oil and Gas Metering When Transporting Hydrocarbons by the Pipeline
  • Flow Hydraulics
  • Operation Safety of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage Facilities
  • Industrial Safety Fundamentals of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage Facilities
  • Treatment Facilities of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage Objects
  • Measurements and Control in Technological Processes of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage
  • Applied Software Products in the Operation of Oil and Gas Transport and Storage
  • Environmental Safety of Pipeline Transport Facilities
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Career opportunities

The graduates will be able to work in:

  • tate and private organizations that work on exploration and production of hydrocarbons; construction, reconstruction of wells onshore and offshore; processing; storage and transportation of hydrocarbons;
  • oilfield service companies;
  • consulting, engineering, research and design organizations and institutions;
  • International oil and gas companies.

The graduates will be able to work as:

  • A line facilities engineer;
  • An engineer of production and technical department;
  • An applications engineer;
  • An operator of oil product pumping stations;
  • An engineer for diagnostics and monitoring of trunk pipelines condition;
  • An engineer for calculating the operating modes of oil and gas pipelines.