WHAT IS PETROCHEMICAL ENGINEERING ?

Petrochemical engineering is a branch of Chemical Engineering which deals with operations involved in refining petroleum or crude oil by the use of advanced technology. The course also includes extraction of crude petroleum obtained from the core of earth. Students learn about the mechanism and techniques involved in activities like exploration, production and exploitation of oil or natural gases. After the completion of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in petroleum engineering, students can work in job profiles like petroleum geologists, drilling engineers, reservoir engineers and production engineers.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • For UG: Candidates must be Class XII passed out from a recognised institute.
  • For PG: Candidates must have completed B.Tech in Petrochemical Engineering from a recognised AICTE institute.
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SCOPE OF PETROCHEMICAL ENGINEERING

  • The collaboration of government and private firms with international investors and oil companies in gulf countries has increased employment opportunities for pass outs in petrochemical engineering.
  • There are multinational companies based in UAE offering good salary packages to experienced employees in job profiles of petroleum geologists, drilling engineers, reservoir engineers and production engineers   
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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Acoustics and Noise control
  • Advanced Marine Structures
  • Coastal Engineering
  • Computational Engineering/ Thermodynamics
  • Concept of Engineering Design
  • Flow Induced Vibration
  • Guidance and control of Marine Vehicles
  • Ocean Mining and Dredging
  • Port and Harbour Structures
  • Random Vibration

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 11.4 Lakhs Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune
    Minimum Fees 0.4 Lakhs Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University College of Engineering, Kakinada
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
    B.Sc.
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 0.76 Lakhs Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh
    Minimum Fees 0.03 Lakhs Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.
    M.Sc.

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Aryan arya 11 days ago

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Aryan AryaLast Seen: 1 week 3 days agoJoined on: 23-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I am from govt. College in petrochemical engineering . whats the placement in the future?

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Kartik Jain 11 days ago

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Kartik JainLast Seen: 2 min 8 sec agoJoined on: 11-Dec-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello,There are many government colleges in India offering petrochemical engineering. Since you have not mentioned particular college. I am telling you thr general placements scenario. The placem...Read More
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Patil Sudarshan AmbalalLast Seen: 2 weeks 3 days agoJoined on: 02-Jun-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Can I change my branch in 2nd year engineering from petrochemical engineering to computer engineering

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Ankur Dubey 26 days ago

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Ankur DubeyLast Seen: 3 weeks 2 days agoJoined on: 30-May-2019Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12
Hello If you are insecond yearthen youcan'tchange your branch. If you have cleared 2nd sem then youcan change your branchwithinthecollege. But make sure whichbranchyou want to , must have some empty ...Read More

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Kiran Jaybhaye 27 days ago

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Kiran Jaybhaye Last Seen: 2 weeks 5 days agoJoined on: 29-Jun-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Petrochemical engineering in dbatu college is good or bad

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Bhawana Sinha 27 days ago

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Bhawana SinhaLast Seen: 1 week 3 days agoJoined on: 26-May-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Placements: Placements in college are average. It is a government college, but the placements are not as much as in other government colleges. Only a few of the students get placed every year. Th...Read More
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Kannan 29 days ago

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Kannan Last Seen: 3 weeks 6 days agoJoined on: 22-Jul-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

I take petrochemical engineering in Rathnavel Subramanian college of engineering and technology dindigul dist it's an good college for educa

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Snehlata Sinha 29 days ago

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Snehlata SinhaLast Seen: 1 min 29 sec agoJoined on: 16-Mar-2019Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hey,The infrastructure on the campus is not good enough, but the campus environmental is good. The placements are good enough in all departments. Civil is considerable if we gain knowledge and have a ...Read More
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Kannan 30 days ago

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Kannan Last Seen: 3 weeks 6 days agoJoined on: 22-Jul-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Petrochemical engineering & petrochemical technology which one is better for future ? Which one is lowest fees ?

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Siddhi Arora 30 days ago

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Siddhi AroraLast Seen: 23 hours 12 min agoJoined on: 26-Jun-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hey Kannan! Either of them. Most importantly, you should have thoroughly known about the difference in two. Go through their syllabus and try to understand which one grasps your interest more.  Pet...Read More

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