Postgraduate Studies

Our students from an early stage and throughout their undergraduate studies are constantly being prepared to conduct research and work both, independently and in teams, through specific research modules, performing project work, contacts with industry, internship at companies, and frequent scientific seminars at UKH.

Furthermore, UKH has developed comprehensive handbooks for undergraduate postgraduate students

Master degrees

Despite its young age, UKH has graduated 157 postgraduate students. They carried out their studies and research in different fields including, Business & Management Sciences, Sociology, Petroleum Technology, Politics & International Relations and Computer Science. Master programmes at UKH are leading postgraduate studies in the region both in teaching and research quality. Currently, 75 students are studying our master programmes. UKH offer seven master programmes including:

  • MA in Business and Management
  • Executive Master in Business Administration (EMBA)
  • MA in International Studies
  • MSc in Computer System Engineering
  • MSc in Software Engineering
  • MSc in Petroleum Engineering

New programmes are as follows:

  • MA in English Language and Literature
  • MSc in Economics
  • MSC in Information Technology Management
  • MSc in Oil and Gas Management

Structure of the programmes are available here, while application and admission procedures are available here.


PhD degrees
There are already Doctors in Philosophy who wear the UKH hat in the areas of Sociology and Business and Management Sciences. UKH is offering the following programmes at the PhD level. (PhD Handbook)

  • PhD in Business and Management
  • PhD in Economics
  • PhD in Politics and International Relations
  • PhD in Natural Resources Engineering and Management
  • PhD in Water and Environmental Engineering
  • PhD in Applied Computing and Information Technology