Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry

Looking for opportunities to realize advanced projects in oil and gas production? Join our program!

Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry Why should you choose “Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry”?

  • In-demand MSc program in English
  • Strong fundamental base
  • Leading professors from Polytech
  • Top-ranked foreign professors
  • Invited specialists from industry
  • International academic mobility
  • Prospective employment in R&D
Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry
Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry

About the program

Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry
Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry

Major areas of expertise

Fundamentals in mechanics and mathematical modeling Fundamentals in mechanics and mathematical modeling:

  • Mathematical Methods in Mechanics
  • Continuum mechanics
  • Theory of elasticity
  • Mechanics of engineering structures
  • Thermodynamics
  • Micromechanics
  • Mechanics of Porous & Granular Media

Computer simulation and computational mechanics Computer simulation and computational mechanics:

  • Computer Technology in Mechanics
  • Programming
  • Finite Element Modeling
  • Machine Learning

Special courses in Oil and Gas fieldSpecial courses in Oil and Gas field:

  • Hydrodynamic Modeling
  • Fundamentals of Geology and Development of Oil and Gas Fields
Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry
Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry
Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry

Key competencies and skills that you will develop: Key competencies and skills that you will develop

  • Solving real-life professional problems 
  • Advanced knowledge in various fields of mechanics and mathematical modeling techniques
  • Programming in C, C ++, C #, JavaScript, Python
  • Carrying out projects in Matlab, Wolfram Mathematica and Maple programming environments
  • Solving problems in Ansys and Abaqus packages
  • Hands-on experience in machine learning

Our partners


Gazpromneft Science & Technology Centre
Gazprom
The University of Aberdeen
Technical University of Berlin (Germany)
The Hamburg University of Technology
Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (Germany)

University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Florida
Graz University of Technology
Technical University of Wien
Tufts University
Brown University

Israel Institute of Technology
Johannes Kepler University
University of Stuttgart (Germany)
University of Glasgow
Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
Delft University of Technology (the Netherlands)

Leibniz Universität Hannover (Germany)
Paris Polytechnic University (France)
OOO Corning SNG
LLC Nissan Manufacturing RUS, Russia
University of Turin
Cardiff University

Aberystwyth University


Realize your own project or join research teams on the base of our Research & Educational centers!

R&E Gazpromneft-Polytech

R&E Gazpromneft-Polytech

The main purpose of the center is to carry out R&D projects for “Gazprom-Neft”, as well as to train highly qualified specialists in oil and gas production.

Сenter for Scientific and Technical Creativity of the Youth «FabLab Polytech»

Сenter for Scientific and Technical Creativity of the Youth «FabLab Polytech»

This is an open high-tech workshop for the youth. The main purpose of the center is to provide students and schoolchildren with the opportunity to realize their technical ideas and to develop their start-ups.

R&E Biomechanics and Medical Engineering

R&E Biomechanics and Medical Engineering

The main purpose of the center is to carry out fundamental and applied research in neurophysiology, biomechanics and medical engineering and manufacturing of details with complex geometry and structure, as well as printing implants of internal organs and skeleton by using three-dimensional printing in particular.



Visit lectures of the TOP-ranked professors from all over the world!

Tufts University, USA

M.L. Kachanov

Professor M.L. Kachanov
(H-index 41)

Research & Teaching area
Fracture Mechanics Micromechanics of Materials Materials Science

Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany

U. Nackenhorst

Professor U. Nackenhorst
(H-index 12)

Research & Teaching area
Computational Mechanics Biomedical Engineering Civil Engineering



Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany

Professor H. Altenbach

Professor H. Altenbach
(H-index 24)

Research & Teaching area
Materials Engineering Mechanical Engineering Structural Engineering

Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

Professor A.V. Metrikine

Professor A.V. Metrikine
(H-index 29)

Research & Teaching area
Dynamics of structures Vortex-induced and ice-induced vibrations Wave Propagation



Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

Professor W.T. van Horssen

Professor W.T. van Horssen
(H-index 19)

Research & Teaching area
Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations Perturbation Methods Vibrations of Elastic Structures

Technical University of Berlin, Germany

Professor W.H. Müller

Professor W.H. Müller
(H-index 19)

Research & Teaching area
Continuum Mechanics Experimental Mechanics Theoretical Physics



Jump at the internships opportunities in European universities and leading industrial companies!

Delft University of Technology (the Netherlands)
Paris Polytechnic University (France)
Technical University of Berlin (Germany)

University of Turin
Leibniz Universität Hannover (Germany)
LLC Nissan Manufacturing RUS, Russia

S&R «Gazpromneft-Polytech»
OOO Corning SNG

Where will you work afterwards?

Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling for Oil and Gas Industry
  • Oil and gas industry companies
  • Research and production companies
  • Engineering companies
  • IT-companies 
  • Scientific and Research Centers

Tuition fee per year:

  • for foreign students: 301 000 Rubles
  • for Russian students: 231 800 Rubles

Admission procedure

You are kindly required to fill in an on-line application. International applicants may find additional information concerning admission at SPbPU website

Learn more about MSc Degree Program Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling

Additional Benefits

Staying in the most beautiful city of Russia - St. Petersburg - will reward you with unforgettable experience!

Additional Benefits
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Contact details

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University: