Bachelor of Oil and Gas Management

Bachelor of Oil and Gas Management

The Bachelor’s Degree program in Oil and Gas Management is intended to offer students appropriate business and leadership knowledge, skills and competencies required for the efficient functioning of the oil and gas industry. This course is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career in oil and gas management. The students will be taken through comparative cases in managing this resource which will sharpen their management proficiency.

This course will give many Ugandans an opportunity to study oil and Gas management courses without spending millions of dollars abroad pursuing oil and gas management courses.

  Career Prospects

The graduates of this Bachelor’s degree have a wide range of openings and they can build their careers in the following areas:-

  • Educationists in oil and gas sector
  • Oil and gas sector managers
  • Oil and gas supervisors and sales people
  • Business Analyst
  • Oil Managers
  • Maintenance Manager
  • Consultants

Admission Requirements

Students will be admitted to the Bachelor Oil and Gas Management through three avenues: Direct Entry, Mature Entry and Diploma Entry.

Programme Name Bachelor of Oil and Gas Management
Programme Duration 3 Years
Admission Criteria

Direct Entry

Candidates seeking admission through the direct entry shall require the following:

  • At least two principal passes at same sitting in Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education ( UACE)
  • At least five passes at the same seating in Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE)

Diploma Entry

  • Applicants should possess at least a 2nd class ( Lower division) Diploma in Science, Business Administration, IT, Statistics, Public Administration, Law, Finance, Economics or any other related field from a recognized institution
  • At least five passes at the same seating in Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE)

Mature Age Entry Scheme

For admission under mature age, a candidate must have sat and passed the university mature age entry examinations from a recognized centre. To sit for university mature age, the candidate must have age of at least 25 years. The pass mark shall be 50%.

Mode Dual Mode (online and Local Support)
Fee Type - Per Semester Uganda Shillings: 1,100,000

Program Structure


Year 1, Semester 1 (6 cores)
Course Code Course Name LH PH TH CH CU
OG 100 Oil & Gas Supply Chain Management 30 - 30 45 3
OG 101 Oil & Gas Economics 30 30 - 60 4
LW 103 Oil & Gas Laws & Institutions 30 - 30 60 4
PA 100 Introduction to Public Administration 30 - 30 45 3
PA 101 Politics & Government in Africa 30 - 30 45 3
BA 100 Organizational Theory & Management 30 - 30 45 3
 Semester Load          20
Year One, Semester Two (5 Cores)
OG 102 Comparative Management of Oil & Gas 30 - 30 60 4
OG 103 Oil & Gas Public Policy Management 30 - 30 45 3
BA 204 Public Financial Management 45 - 30 60 4
PA 200 Public Infrastructure Planning & Management 30 - 30 45 3
PA 305 Health Policy Planning & Management 30 30 - 60 4
BA 111 Business Policy & Strategic Management 30 - 30 45 3
 Semester Load          21
Year 1 recess Term
TM 100 Community Engagement I - - 300 75 5
 Recess Term Load         5
Year 1, Semester 1 (5 cores)
OG 200 Financial Accounting for Oil & Gas 30 - 30 45 3
OG 201 ICT Application in Oil & Gas Management 30 - 30 45 3
OG 202 Quantitative Methods for Oil & Gas 30 - 30 45 3
HR 106 Principles of Human Resources Management 30 - 30 45 3
BA 310 Ethics & Corporate Governance 45   30 60 3
EC 204 Natural Resource Economics 45 - 30 60 3
 Semester Load          18
Year 2, Semester 2 (5 cores)
OG 203 Guided study 30 - 30 - 3
TM 201 Research Methods 30 - 30 45 3
PM 104 Public Procurement Management 30 - 30 45 3
OG 204 Risk Management in Oil Supply Chain 30 - 30 45 3
PM 305 Managing Supply Relationships & Negotiation 30 - 30 45 3
BA 108 Entrepreneurship Theory & principles - 30 30 60 3
 Semester Load           18
Year two recess term
TM 200 Community Engagement II - - 300 75 5
Semester load       5
Year 3, Semester 1 (6 cores)
OG 300 Oil & Gas International Accounting 30 - 30 45 3
OG 301 Oil & Gas Marketing Management 30 - 30 45 3
OG 302 Oil & Gas Records Management 30 - 30 45 3
OG 303 Oil & Gas Public Transportation systems 30 - 30 45 3
PM 306 Land Management & Administration 30 - 30 45 3
PP 305 Project Planning & Management 30 - 30 45 3
Semester load       18
Year 3, Semester 2 (5 cores)
OG 304 Globalization & the Oil & Gas Industry 30 30 - 45 3
OG 305 International Oil & Gas Law - 120 - 60 4
BA 209 Production & Operations Management 30 30 - 45 3
EC 305 Regional Economics & Integration 30 30 - 45 3
BA 320 Organizational Change & Development 45 - 30 60 4
TM 301 Project  -  120 -  60 4
Semester load       21
Year three recess term
TM 300 Community Engagement III - - 300 75 5
Recess term load       5


The minimum graduation load for Bachelor of Oil & Gas Management =124


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