Master course in
Petroleum and Mining Engineering
COMPANIES AND JOBS
Employment opportunities and industrial sectorsEmployment opportunities for our pstgraduates are mainly in oil and mining companies, service companies or the bodies that handle the management and regulation of the energy and mining sectors
The programme qualifies some specific professional profiles, namely:
  • Oilfield EngineerS/he collaborates on, or is responsible for, an integrated study of an oilfield. S/he interacts with engineers from different disciplines for the characterization of the fluids and the deposit rock, simulates the production behaviour of the oilfield and identifies possible production strategies. S/he has an aptitude for teamwork, rigour and accuracy.
  • Drilling EngineerS/he collaborates in the drafting and/or implementation, or is responsible for, the drilling and completion of oil wells. S/he masters procedures and materials. S/he has a predisposition for construction activities, practical sense and high adaptability.
  • Mining EngineerS/he collaborates on, or is responsible for, an integrated study of an ore deposit. S/he interacts with engineers from different disciplines for the characterization of the rocks, simulates the static behavior of planned cavities and identify possible risks of instability. S/he has an aptitude for teamwork, rigour and accuracy.
  • Mining SupervisorS/he collaborates on, or is responsible for, mining production and for surface treatment plants. S/he masters procedures and materials. S/he has a predisposition for construction activities, practical sense and high adaptability.
Third level educationOur students get solid basis to continue with their studies, if interested, in third-level education programmes. In particular the education offer of Politecnico di Torino includes the following:


For the entire third-level offer, please visit the website of the Doctoral School and of the Specializing Masters Programmes and Lifelong Learning School.