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Petroleum Engineering

PhD / Doctoral.
UNSW Sydney

100

in world overall ranking*

6

in local overall ranking*
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About the course

A PhD helps students to specialise in one of the key research areas from environmental, petroleum or naval engineering. By the end of the program, students should have made a significant and unique contribution to an existing area of knowledge through a thesis under academic supervision.

What you might learn

While researching for your thesis, you will be able to access specialist support including attending seminars, writing boot camps and workshops. Upon completion of this course, you should be able to demonstrate academic leadership, creativity and innovation in your research work.

Career outcome

Upon graduating from this program, you may be employed in roles such as academic, consultant, policy maker, researcher, petroleum engineer, environmental engineer, and etc. in companies including ExxonMobil, General Motors, Volkswagen Group, Samsung Electronics, General Electric, and etc.

Living Costs in Sydney**



Restaurant
(Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant)
A$ 16 - 21

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom in City Centre)
A$ 2,260 - 2,989

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom Outside of Centre)
A$ 1,642 - 2,171

Transportation
(Daily)
A$ 3 - 5

Utilities per Month
(Electricity, Mobile & Internet)
A$ 216 - 285

Average Salary***


*Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2019)
**Source: numbeo.com
***Source: payscale.com

Costs

Tuition fees per year

A$ 44,160

Information

Duration

4 years

Upcoming Intakes

Feb 2020

Course Code

1017

Hotline

+61 3 9663 5333

Email

australia@augstudy.com

Scholarships

AMP Capital Infrastructure Scholarship

A$15,000

The Faculty of Law Juris Doctor Award for International Students

A$10,000

UNSW Business School International High Achievers Scholarship

A$10,000

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