Speciality “5B070600-geology and exploration of mineral deposits

” speciality “geology and exploration of mineral deposits” prepares personnel for modern production of oil and gas and geological specialties, Meet the requirements of the modern market and international standards.

Academic degree: Bachelor of Engineering and Technology majoring in geology and exploration of mineral deposits

Items of choice on ЕНТ/КТА:

Mathematics + Physics

The disciplines of KTA (for applicants on a related speciality):

Physics + General Geology

form of training: self-study, remote

Duration of training:

4 years after secondary education (in absentia)

3 years after the average professional (remotely)

2 years after the higher (remote)

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Trajectory of the educational program-“Geology of oil and gas”

This trajectory covers the field of science and material production, including prospecting, exploration, industrial development and exploitation of oil and gas fields on land and in water areas.

Features of the program

  • Accredited under the program Naar and Nkaoko;
  • highly qualified teaching staff, there is an opportunity to receive additional education under the program of academic mobility.;
  • Availability of specialized laboratory, complex observatory on the basis of Turgheni (Turgenskoye Gorge), training ground for practical works, as well as SPC in Aktau.;
  • Ensuring realization of programs of academic mobility of students; conducting international seminars, the results of which are introduced into the educational process considering their scientific value and relevance of the problems discussed in the seminars;
  • International cooperation with such universities as: Tomsk Polytechnic University (Tomsk, Russia), International University of Innovative Technologies (Kyrgyzstan) is carried out; National Mining University of Ukraine (Ukraine), Technical Oil Institute of the Company “PetroChina” (PRC), Xinjiang Petroleum Technical Academy (PRC), Xinjiang University (PRC), Middle East University of Northern Cyprus (Turkey), St. Petersburg State Maritime Technical University (St. Petersburg, Russia), state higher educational institution “national Mining University” (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine), Ufa State oil Technical University (UFA, Russia).

Profiling items.      

  • General and historical geology;
  • structural geology;
  • crystalography and mineralogy;
  • petrography;
  • geology of mineral deposits;
  • fundamentals of subsoil use;
  • geology of oil and gas;
  • innovative workshop;
  • Computer Technologies of geology;
  • Bases of seismology on the basis of complex observatory “Turgheni”;
  • geophysical methods of prospecting and exploration;
  • drilling of oil and gas wells;
  • geological and Economic assessment of mineral deposits;
  • regional geology;

Career prospects of the profession

opportunity to receive highly paid work both in Kazakhstan and abroad in the sphere of services for oil and gas producing companies, research and design institutes. The majority of workplaces include a combination of office and field work, the use of the most modern computer programs, as well as trips to control the implementation of projects at the fields.

Distinctive feature of Caspian University Is that we are taught by more than 70% of practitioners. We put our priority to strengthen the practical orientation of training specialists.

Teachers, business coaches:

Ратов Б.Т. – д.т.н, академик (IAELPS),ассоциированной профессор при ДОИ ООН;

Муратова С.К. – к.т.н, ассоциированный профессор;

Омирзакова Э.Ж. к.т.н, ассоциированный профессор;

Музаппарова А.Б. – м.т.н, сеньор-лектор;

Нуранбаева Б.М. – к.х.н., профессор РАЕ, ассоц.профессор;

Жанабаев Т.А. – PhD, ассоциированный профессор;
Смашов Н.Ж. – к.т.н. РФ, ассоциированный профессор;

Иргибаев Т.Н. – к.т.н, ассоциированный профессор;

Шукманова А.А. – PhD, ассоциированный профессор;

Who are the graduates of this speciality?

After graduating from the speciality “geology and exploration of mineral deposits” you will be able to work in these areas

  • Laboratory engineer,
  • cadastral engineer;
  • specialist in maintenance of reservoir pressure, water treatment, oil and gas collection and preparation, etc.
  • Structural subdivisions;
  • drilling supervisor;
  • junior positions in the service companies on the major and current repair of wells;
  • junior positions in Project research institutes;
  • Positions in related fields, etc.

Employment Opportunities

  • АО «Карачаганак Петролиум Оперейтинг»,
  • АО «СНПС-Актобемунайгаз»,  АО «Тургай Петролеум»,
  • АО «Озенмунайгаз»,
  • АО «Мангистаумунайгаз»,
  • ТОО «Тенгизшевройл»
  • ТШО компания «Шлюмберже» (Schlumberger),
  • ТОО «Каракудукмунай»,
  • ТОО «Амангельды Газ»,
  • АО «Каражанбасмунай»
  • ТОО «Helios»