IP3 accredited Certificate in Oil & Gas Project Management

The certificate in oil and gas management aims to give students a thorough understanding of the fundamentals of project management as it relates to the dynamic oil, gas and energy industries. This interactive course will equip participants with the skills and knowledge to deliver successful projects, within budget, to deadline and of sound business value. Case studies on upstream and downstream projects will provide you with real-life examples of best strategic practices in project management. You will take these back to the office or workplace and use them in your daily work to overcome the short-term challenges and boost your organizations performance. A good understanding of Oil and Gas Project Management will enable learners to practice and carry out field essential project planning and execution.

For Who?

This course is suitable for: Individuals working in the oil and gas industry seeking a greater understanding of the fundamentals in the global oil and gas project management; new project managers and support staff of the oil and gas companies who want to gain a broader understanding of the various aspects of oil and gas sector; Project Economists/Analysts, and vocational workers such as mechanics, welders, plumbers, electricians specialized in the oil & gas and ancillary industries.


  • Fundamentals of Petroleum Operations 
  • Principles of Petroleum Project Management
  • The Global Upstream Fiscal Environment
  • Oil Business Project Management
  • Project Finance and Petroleum Project Evaluation and Project Communication and Stakeholder Management.

You will develop the skills required to support a range of exciting careers, from multinational energy companies to consultancies, government ministries and international agencies

The minimum requirement for admissions to IP3 accredited oil and gas programs is the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) or its equivalent. Diploma holders, professionals working in the oil and gas industry, and degree holders will have added advantage during admission processing.