About Petroleum Engineering

This modern age, industrialisation stands at the epicentre of every form of development in numerous countries across the world. With the growing scope of technology, there has been a growing demand for training experts who have the ability to engage with the industry and prescribe effective solutions which ensure the continuous growth of the industry as well as the sustainability of the environment. Petroleum Engineering deals with the design and development methods for extracting oil and gas deposits.  The Faculty of Engineering offers this B.Tech in Petroleum Engineering which is a four year bachelor's program designed to introduce students to petroleum geology, reservoir engineering, economics and artificial lift systems. As a way providing students with the much needed practical hands on training, the Faculty has been equipped with state of the art facilties for research and experimentation. Various laboratories and workshops have been set up, and these have been serving the purpose of ensuring the constant and regular engagement of the petroleum students under the guidance of expert faculties. The program has been strategically developed in line with the contemporary trends in the industry, therefore students get to acquire the most effective training in the scope of this field. All this promotes in sudents an ability to design and develop methods for extracting oil and gas deposits. 


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Petroleum EngineeringProgram Outcomes

Why Study Petroleum Engineering

This Bachelors in Petroleum Engineering has been designed in such a manner which meets the demand of the industry. With the growing scope of technological advancement, the field of petroleum technology has maintained a place of significance with new and modern technologies and innovations being introduced to the sector. The program seeks to develop students who possess the ability to navigate the scope of this field placing them a step ahead in the career.
Petroleum Geologists

Petroleum Geologists

An ability to carry out substance analysis on geographical landscapes for the purpose of oil drilling

Reservoir Engineer

An ability to effectively manage and supervise oil reservoirs and provide effective engineering solutions

Reservoir Engineer
Drilling Experts

Drilling Experts

An ability to operate and direct drilling processes in oil and gas fields and to employ effective strategies

Petroleum Logistician

An ability to effectively execute the supply chain process in regards to transportation and warehousing of gas and oil

Petroleum Logistician

Duration: 4 years (Semester System).



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Eligibility Criteria

Passed (10 + 2) Examination with Physics/ Maths/ Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Electronics/ Information Technology/ Biology/


Mode of Admission

For Admission to this program, please follow our online admission procedure, Apply Now.

Petroleum Engineering feesFees


Petroleum Engineering


* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

Petroleum Engineering Curriculum Laboratories


Research and Development Lab.

As a way of promoting research in robotics and automation, a specific laboratory has been reserved for research and development where students can constantly engage in practical research activities for social and industrial significance.


Computer Labs

Equipped with a total of 15 computer laboratories which are strategically designed to provide students with the most vital practical training exposure. Each lab allows students to develop and shape their understanding in the various areas of MySQL, SQL Server, TurboC, VisualStudio, MATLAB, NetBeans, Linux, Windows OS, and Macromedia Dreamweaver.

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/DSIR lab for research work with good facilities

DSIR lab for research work with good facilities

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Animal house for scientific trials

Animal house for scientific trials

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Animal tissue culture and plant tissue culture labs for high-end research

Animal tissue culture and plant tissue culture labs for high-end research

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Central instrumentation lab for use of sophisticated equipment

Central instrumentation lab for use of sophisticated equipment

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Analysis lab for analysis of biomolecules

Analysis lab for analysis of biomolecules

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Biochemistry lab for biochemical estimations

Biochemistry lab for biochemical estimations

Petroleum Engineering CurriculumActivities

Expert Talks and Workshops

PU always strives to step foot beyond the regular horizons of academics by conducting workshops and expert talks. These sessions introduce students to a whole new world of hands on practice and in depth knowledge of the syllabus. In line with this, our students were involved in- 1. Expert talk on 'Role of MHC in Immunology' by Dr. Raktim Mukherjee 2. Expert talk on 'Drug Discovery' by Dr. Biswajit Samanta Head, R&D, Sun Pharma-Vadodara 3. Expert talk on 'Cell culture' by Dr. Ambikanandan Mishra and Dr. Bhagchi Sir from MS University. 4. Workshop on Commercial Plant Tissue Culture 5. Cell Culture Academy Lab Handling Training at ATC Lab-PIAS (Faculty and Students trained)

National Seminar On ‘Recent Trends in Research and Development’

National Seminar on 'Recent Trends in Research and Development' was successfully organized by Faculty of Applied Sciences, Parul University in collaboration with the Microbiology Society of India wherein reputed subject experts Dr. Deshmukh, Dr. Wakte and Dr. Awasthi delivered keynote addresses.

Industrial Visits

To keep in steps with the growing industrial advances, the department plans industrial visits throughout the academic semester. The students get to seek knowledge of their working profiles and the various applications of the courses they are pursuing. 1. R&D Labs Visit at SICART- Sophisticated Instrumentation Centre at ANAND 2. GBRC-Gujarat Biotechnology Research Centre at Gandhinagar

Science Vibe – 2019

The faculty of Applied Science celebrated National Science Day on 15th March, 2019 by organizing Science Vibe event. The event covered various competitions like Working Model Presentation, Poster Presentation, Scientific spot photography, Quiz, Science Game, etc. There were 468 participants from various branches of Parul University.