General Objectives

To train competent technicians (at Diploma level) by imparting knowledge, competencies and skills in the field of Petroleum Geology.

Specific Objectives

The Specific Objectives of the programme will be to provide that upon completion of the NTAL 6 programme technicians are expected to be able to:

  • Describe basic components of geological, geochemical and geophysical methods and perform (without supervision) geological and geochemical sampling, and geophysical data acquisition in oil and gas exploration and development;
  • Support and assist experts in project designs, establish logical framework for project planning, implantation and monitoring in oil and gas exploration and development;
  • Undertake field and laboratory analysis and tests of geological (rocks, sediments and fossils) and geochemical samples;
  • Prepare basic reports for geological, geochemical and geophysical field activities in oil and gas; well drilling and logging activities in oil and gas exploration and development for the supervisor;
  • Describe and analyse policy, statutes, and related documents in the oil and gas industry in Tanzania; and
  • Supervise geological, geochemical and geophysical field operations and drilling rig camp management.

Admission Requirements

A holder of NTA Level 5 with a minimum 2.0 GPA of pass grade in technician certificate in Petroleum Geology

The Modules

Semester I Modules

MODULE CODE

MODULE TITLE

PGT 06101

Oil and Gas Well Drilling

PGT 06102

Oil and Gas Well Logging

PGT 06103

Petroleum Reservoir Estimations

PGT 06104

Petroleum Exploration Management

PGT 06105

Reservoir Fluid Drive mechanism

PGT 06106

Entrepreneurial Skills

Semester II Modules

MODULE CODE

MODULE TITLE

PGT 06207

Geo-hazards Identification

PGT 06208

Geochemical Methods in Petroleum Exploration

PGT 06209

Source Rock Characteristics

PGT 06210

Petroleum Legal Framework

PGT 06211

Environmental Management in Petroleum Industry

PGT 06212

Report Writing and Presentation Skills

PGT 06213

Final Project

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Entry Requirements

  1. At least four D grade in science subjects from O’ Level examination results certified by NECTA OR
  2. Passed NVTA L3 in Engineering aligned subjects from VETA Registered Institutions OR
  3. Posses a relevant NTAL4 from NACTE Accredited college for a 2 year diploma course

Application Checklist

  1. Copy of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE)
  2. Copy of Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education examination (ACSEE) – If any
  3. Copy of other qualification(s) e.g. NVTA3, Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE), if any
  4. Copy of birth certificate
  5. Original Pay-in slip for application fee(TZS. 30,000)

Application and Enrolment Duration

  1. Application take place between March and September Every Year
  2. Enrollment process take place in August and September each year
  3. Classes Begin early October every year