Irkutsk State University

Master’s Degree Programs

020700.68 Geology
Specialization: Geology and Geochemistry of Fossil Fuels 
Study Period: 2 years
Language of Instruction: Russian
 
Course Title
Hours
First Year
Second Year
1
2
3
4
M1 General Scientific Cycle
 
 
 
 
 
M1.B Basic Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       English Language  
180
2
3
 
 
2.       Philosophy of Natural Science
72
 
2
 
 
3.       Management in Oil and Gas Industry 
108
 
 
3
 
M1.V Variable Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Basics of Business Communication (optional)
2.       Design of Research Work (optional)
3.       Basics of Professional Activity (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
M2 Professional Cycle
 
 
 
 
 
M2.B Basic Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       History and Methodology of Geological Sciences 
72
2
 
 
 
2.       Methodology of Scientific Work
72
2
 
 
 
3.       Contemporary Problems of Geology 
72
 
2
 
 
M2.V Variable Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Computer Technology in Geology
216
6
 
 
 
2.       Physics of Stratum
144
4
 
 
 
3.       Downhole Geophysics
72
 
2
 
 
4.       Reservoir Analysis    
108
 
3
 
 
5.       Modeling of Geochemical Processes
144
 
 
4
 
6.       Basics of Oil Field Geology and Exploration of Oil and Gas Fields
144
 
 
4
 
7.       Seismological Modeling when Searching and Exploring Oil and Gas Fields (optional)
8.       Oil Geological Interpretation of Geophysical Data (optional)
108
3
 
 
 
9.        Geoinformation Technology in Oil and Gas Geology (optional)
10.   Study of Geological Processes with Methods of Computer Modeling   (optional)
72
 
2
 
 
11.   Oil and Gas Lithology (optional)
12.   Sedimentation in World Ocean (optional) 
108
 
 
3
 
13.   Geochemical Methods of Prognosis and Search of Oil and Gas (optional)
14.   Geoecology (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
M3 Training, Research Work  
 
11
16
12
21
M4 Final State Certification
 
 
 
 
9
 
Total
120