Department of Petroleum Studies

Under Graduate

Dept. data last updated on :18/05/2023


B.Tech. (Petrochemical Engineering)


Not Applicable


30 (including 5 Foreign Nationals/NRI)


Please refer to Chapter XXXIV (G)  of the Ordinances (Academic) and Regulations thereof


Please refer to Chapter XXXIV (G)  of the Ordinances (Academic) and Regulations thereof


Our students are consistently getting jobs in organizations of national and international repute both through campus selection and off-campus selection. Some of the prestigious organizations where our students have been placed are:

  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
  • Reliance Industries Limited
  • Reliance Biotech limited
  • Qatar Petroleum Company
  • Boodai Trading Company, Kuwait
  • Lurgi India Private limited
  • Technip-Kinetic Technologies India
  • Duncan Fertilizers
  • Oswal Chemicals & Fertilizers
  • MI Swaco
  • Larsen & Tubro limited
  • Defense Research & Development Organization
  • Tata Chemicals, Energy Infrastructure India limited

Besides, our students are working either towards their Ph.D. degrees or as research assistants in some of the most esteemed national and international laboratories like Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, Indian Institute of Petroleum, the IITs, Napier University, University of Michigan, San Jose University, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals.



PEO 1:      To train engineering graduates for serving the hydrocarbon, chemical & petrochemical industry as well as to cope with the recent challenges of energy harnessing, utilization and management with clear emphasis on sustainable environment.

PEO 2:        To create the professionals for cutting-edge research work.

PEO 3:        To prepare the highly moral and ethical professional graduates to serve the society.



PO-01. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

PO-02. Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

PO-03. Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

PO-04. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO-05. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO-06. The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

PO-07. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO-08. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO-09. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO-10. Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PO-11. Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

PO-12. Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.


PSO-1:  Understand basic and advanced concepts specifically applicable to process industries such as petroleum refining,  petrochemicals, fertilizers, polymers and alternate fuels.

PSO-2:  Design, operate, control and troubleshoot petroleum and petrochemical Processes with technological, economic,  environmental and societal considerations.

PSO-3: Articulate and discharge the professional and ethical responsibilities applicable to petrochemical engineering practices.