Cockrell School of Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


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Graduate

In this section, graduate students can find a detailed list of all MS and PhD requirements – it can serve as a useful check list to you throughout your tenure with the department. In addition, learn about student organizations and how to get involved, as well as resources available to assist you with obtaining an internship or permanent position.

Specific course work must be completed for PhD and MS students. Please ensure you have met all requirements by using the below links to PDFs as a checklist throughout your graduate student tenure.

Students are encouraged to take advantage of the many student organizations and programs within the UT PGE department and the Cockrell School of Engineering. The benefits of joining include:

UT PGE graduate students have a variety of career choices post-graduation. You can choose to work for national research laboratories, research and development departments in industry, or teach and conduct research at top universities across the nation and abroad. Discover the resources available to you. Always remember, the best way to obtain a full-time job upon graduation is by participating in summer internships during  your tenure at UT PGE.  

The Petroleum Engineering Reading Room serves the students, faculty and staff of UT PGE. The Reading Room collection includes textbooks, technical publications, journals, and theses and dissertations on the subject of petroleum engineering and related fields.

Contact Us

CPE 3.168A

Office Hours

Monday – Friday

8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Contact: Amy Stewart

Graduate Coordinator

512-471-3258

Graduate Student Information Guide

The information guide serves as a helpful resource for students seeking details on advising, application details, internships, etc.

Registration Information Form

Graduate students are required to fill out a registration information form before each semester. Please provide the completed version to Amy Stewart.

Graduation Checkout Form

Graduating MS & PhD students are required to fill out a checkout form prior to graduation. If you are a MS student continuing in the UT PGE graduate program, please use this form. Provide the completed version to Amy Stewart.