Petroleum engineering has become a preferred career option today. Petroleum engineers have an important role in the world of oil. They are responsible for locating, recovering and maintaining oil and gas supplies. Petroleum engineers design techniques for extracting oil and gas. They are involved in all stages of oil production, from helping to locate a potential well site, drilling, production, processing and transportation. A petroleum engineer supervises drilling operations and resolves any operating problems.
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology
There are many institutes offering courses in petroleum engineering. One prominent institute among them is the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) at Jais, Dist. Amethi, Uttar Pradesh. It is an Institute of National Importance under the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas. The prime objective of the Institute is to provide world class education, training, and research to roll out efficient human resources to meet the growing requirements of the Petroleum & Energy sector. The aspiration is to develop India as a global manpower hub for the entire Petroleum and Energy Sector.
RGIPT conducts the following academic courses:
B.Tech in Petroleum Engineering
B.Tech in Chemical Engineering
MBA in Petroleum and Energy Management
M.Tech in Petroleum Engineering
M.Tech in Chemical Engineering
RGIPT, Amethi offers Ph.D. programmes in a wide range of areas in Engineering, Science & Social Sciences. The broad objective of the Ph.D. programmes is to contribute to the development of the respective fields by conducting front-end research and to train students to be lifelong learners.
Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics, Material Science, Physics, Chemistry, Renewable Energy, Electrical Engineering, Geophysics, Geoinformatics, Geology, English, Sociology & Management.
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