Master Programs

Geology (Chinese and English)

Program Introduction

Geology is a program that studies material compositions, internal structure, and external features of the earth, mutual interactions between earths and the history of the evolution of earth. China University of Petroleum has undertaken several high-level scientific research programs and has sufficient funds to enable students of this major conduct excellent research under the guidance of renowned academicians and professors.

Program Overview

Core Courses:Sedimentology, Sequence Stratigraphy, Petroleum Reservoir Geology

Teaching Languages:Chinese, English

Tuition:29000 RMB/year (Chinese taught) 31000 RMB/Year (English taught)

Course Start Date:September

Course Duration:Three Years

Application Deadline:May 30th

Research Areas

Sedimentology and Palaeogeography
Petrology and Reservoir Geology
Sequence Stratigraphy and Logging Geology
Organic Geochemistry
Regional Structure and Basin Analysis
Oil Region Structural Analysis
Fossil Energy Formation and Enrichment Mechanism
Palaeontology and Stratigraphy


Application Requirements:
1. Not a citizen of China in good health and no Criminal Record
2. GPA≧3.0/5.0
3. Chinese taught programs: HSK 5 ( 180 or above )
English taught programs: IELTS≧6.5 or TOEFL≧80 points or more for non-native speakers of English.
A certificate which can prove you have been taught in English for your previous study for more than two years in the place of IELTS or TOEFL.

Application Materials:
1. Passport scanned copy (information page)
2. Notarized copies of your highest level degree certificates and transcripts
4. Non-criminal record
5. Physical Examination Form ( with all laboratory and X-ray reports ) taken not six months prior to admission
6. Study plan ( Proposal ) & CV
7. 2 Recommendation letters ( from an associate professor and above, or senior professional in your field of study for postgraduate students )
8. Acceptance letter from your supervisor ( advisable for MSc students )

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