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Developedas one of the first of its kind in the UK, thecourse is relevantfor engineering graduates who intend to enter or enhance their career prospects in the petroleum or natural gas industry.The course cover all aspects of gas resourcing and technology and explores the management and distribution of gas from practical and theoretical viewpoints. Alongside this specialised knowledge of natural gas, you will also developa range of transferableskills, such as mathematical analysis, problem-solving, communications and laboratory skills.On completion, you may be eligible to join the Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers or Society of Petroleum Engineers, which may enable future progressionto qualify as a Chartered Engineer. You will: Build specialist knowledge to pursue a variety of careers in the natural gas/oil industryIncrease your skills and technical knowledge in all aspects of gas technology and associated gas business managementUnderstand the utilisation of natural gas in terms of combustion, spray and atomisationDevelop associated gas business management skills relevant to contemporary commercial practicesComplete your studies in advanced spray and combustion laboratories
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University of Salford

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The University of Salford is a public university in Salford, Greater Manchester, England, 1 mile west of Manchester city centre. The Royal Technical Institute, Salford, which opened in 1896, became a College of Advanced Technology in 1956 and gained university status in 1967, following the Robbins Report into higher education.
The University of Salford embeds industry into everything it does. It offers a wide range of courses, including professionally accredited courses and courses created in collaboration with industry. Students have access to placements and internship opportunities. They can also gain essential practical skills through access to industry-standard equipment.
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MediaCityUK Campus - University of Salford

The Green House Salford Lancashire M50 2EQ

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As the only university with a base at MediaCityUK, our facilities encourage creative collaboration between academics, students and the media production industry. Located among the BBC, ITV and over 250 specialist digital and media businesses, our studios are set up with the same hardware and software used in industry and are supported by the hands on expertise of specialist technical staff.