Operation and maintenance of oil production facilities

Program Manager
Kirill A. Ovchinnikov
Head, Department of Oil and Gas Field Development, Associate Professor, Candidate of Chemical Sciences
The program is aimed at training highly qualified specialists in the development and operation of oil and gas fields, operation of oil and gas field equipment, oil field design and management.

Faculty members

  • Candidate of Science and Doctor of Science
  • Specialists from leading industry companies
Valeriya Aleksandrovna Ol’khovskaya
Associate Professor, Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation Department, Candidate of Technical Sciences
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Viktor Viktorovich Konovalov
Associate Professor, Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation Department, Candidate of Chemical Sciences
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Aleksey Mikhaylovich Zinoviev
Associate Professor, Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation Department, Candidate of Technical Sciences
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Galina Anatolyevna Kovaleva
Associate Professor, Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation Department, Candidate of Technical Sciences
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Kirill Alexandrovich Ovchinnikov
Head of Department, Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation Department. Dean, Petroleum Technology Faculty, Candidate of Chemical 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 fuel and energy area which includes field development, transportation and storage of hydrocarbons.

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:

  • The technology of onshore and offshore oil and gas wells construction, repair, reconstruction and restoration;
  • The technology of onshore and offshore oil and gas recovery, collection and preparation of production fluid;
  • The technology of field control and regulation of hydrocarbon recovery;
  • The outfit for onshore and offshore oil and gas wells construction, repair, reconstruction and restoration;
  • The technological processes of construction, repair, reconstruction and restoration of oil and gas wells;
  • The equipment for onshore and offshore oil and gas recovery, collection and preparation of production fluid;
  • The technological processes of oil and gas production;
  • The equipment for field monitoring and regulation of hydrocarbon recovery

The graduate’s professional tasks:

  • To carry out the technological processes of construction, repair, reconstruction and restoration of onshore and offshore oil and gas wells;
  • To operate and maintain the technological equipment used in the construction, repair, reconstruction and restoration of onshore and offshore oil and gas wells;
  • To carry out technological processes of oil and gas recovery, collection and preparation of production fluid;
  • To operate and maintain the technological equipment used in oil and gas recovery, collection and preparation of production fluid;
  • To carry out field monitoring and regulation of hydrocarbon recovery;
  • To carry out technical works following the technological regulations for drilling, oil and gas fields development, transport and storage of hydrocarbons;
  • To execute engineering and process documentation for the operation of oil and gas field equipment.

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

  • The selection of the most efficient operation method for oil and gas wells taking into account energy-efficient technologies;
  • The reasonable technology selection for subsurface repair and construction of oil and gas wells;
  • The technical and economic efficiency determination of onshore and offshore oil and gas fields development and operation.

Professional courses

  • Physics of Oil and Gas Reservoir
  • History of the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Oil Recovery Technology
  • Petroleum-Gas Field Equipment
  • Subsurface Hydromechanics of Hydrocarbons
  • Physico-Mathematical Frameworks of Oil-Field Seismic Survey
  • Offshore Oil and Gas Field Structure
  • Well Servicing and Workover
  • Design and Analysis of Hydrocarbon Deposits Development
  • Construction and Operation of Gas and Oil Pipelines and Facilities
  • Computer-based Simulation Methods for Hydrocarbon Deposits
  • Methods of Enhancing Hydrocarbon Recovery and Bottom-Hole Treatment
  • The technology of Recovery, Preparation and Transportation of Products in the Shelf Area
  • Industry Characteristics of Oil and Gas Complex Enterprises
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Career opportunities

The graduates will be able to work in:

  • state 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:

  • An oil production engineer
  • A well workover engineer
  • An oil treatment engineer
  • An oil and gas field technology support engineer
  • An oil and gas equipment engineer
  • An oil and gas project manager