International oil and gas exploitation contracts

Course Objectives

This course draws widely on industry case studies and realistic examples to deliver a broad-based, practical introduction to managing oil and gas exploration, development and production contracts. 

What you will learn:

  • the structure and benefits of different types of international contracts for petroleum exploration, development and production  
  • the key elements of oil and gas exploitation contracts  
  • how to structure the agreement(s) to meet your company's needs  
  • the different needs and expectations of national and international oil and gas companies  
  • an understanding of non-financial elements and their impact on economics and profitability  
  • how to identify and manage appropriately the risks and opportunities in the contract terms  
  • how to differentiate between oil and gas exploitation and marketing issues involved in gas contracts  
  • how to model the changing parameters in a typical PSC



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Education Partners

Arabic German College

Academy of Leeds

League of Arab States 

Cairo University