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.Department - Petroleum Engineering

Name of the Department
Petroleum Engineering
Year of Establishment 
 July, 2008
Programmes offered    

B.E Petroleum Engineering - 4 years (8 Semesters)







Name of the organization

Given Approval : UGC

Profile of the Department

The department of Petroleum Engineering, established in July, 2008 is headed by Dr.P.N.Ananthanarayanan who has 30 years of industry experience with India’s largest oil and gas company, ONGC and have highly qualified faculty and excellent laboratory and library facilities. Dedicated to impart quality knowledge on the scientific and engineering aspects and prepare the students to face the technical challenges and to uphold professional attitude, the department is conducting a 4 year (8 semesters) B.E Degree Programme in Petroleum Engineering from the academic year 2008-09. A majority of the 1st batch students passed out  in May, 2012, have found placemnts in companies like ONGC, Schlumberger, Baker Hughes, Weatherford, Petrofac, Petrolink, etc. SPE Student Chapter at the University is very active and through it the students participate in special lectures, conferences and one of the students is sponsored to attend the International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC) in Beijing, China, in March, 2013.

Petroleum Engineering is a specialized Engineering Programme catering to the requirements of Offshore and Onshore upstream Petroleum Industry. Excellent Employment opportunities with attractive salary awaits for the petroleum Engineers.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES : With National and Multinational oil & Gas Drilling and production companies like ONGC, OIL, Reliance, Cairns, Shell etc and Services provided like Halliburton, Petrofac Engineering services etc, with companys in US, Malaysia,Uk,Norway,Iraq, Northern Gulf, Saudi Arabia, Southern Gulf and India.

Dr. T. Nagalakshmi
Head of the Department

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