The Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering (IEP) conducts research within natural gas technology, drilling, well construction and production.
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About Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering
The department offers study programs in petroleum and energy engineering from bachelor to PhD level. The department has close research collaboration with the industry and other research institutions.
The department focuses on internationalization, with the development of study programmes in English and high rate of mobility among scientists students.
Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering
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The department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering offers varied study programs at bachelor's, master's and doctoral level in petroleum-related subjects.
The Master's Program in Petroleum Engineering qualifies you for an international career in the oil and gas industry. This is the study program for you who is good in science and who has an interest in the development and use of technology. You specialize in either drilling engineering, natural gas engineering or reservoir engineering. Taught in English.
The PhD program in petroleum technology has specializations in reservoir engineering, drilling engineering, natural gas engineering and petroleum geoscience engineering.
Research at the department
The main research areas at the Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering are energy, gas and hydrates, drilling, well construction and production.
Drilling and well engineering
Drilling and well engineering is an important field of engineering concerned with the activities related to drilling, well construction, well logging and testing, production and economics within the oil industry.
Due to an increase in the amount of data available through technological advancements, AI and machine learning approaches can be employed to convert the data into contextual information, leading to a step change in the field of energy and petroleum engineering.
News from the department
The best first year master students in petroleum geosciences and petroleum engineering got a well-deserved Christmas pre...
The Applied AI and Digitalization in Drilling Group at IEP, Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering at the Univer...
AI and machine learning techniques offer reliable solutions to transform data into valuable knowledge that can be applie...
Due to an increase in the amount of data available through technological advancements, AI and machine learning approache...
Petroleum Technology is a subfield within the doctoral programme in Science and Technology at UiS. The subfield has spec...