About Petroleum Engineering

The exponential growth in the oil and gas industries has placed the petroleum industry at a position of great significance as pillars of the economy, and the most vital commodities on the export import market. Petroleum engineering provides an in-depth understanding of petroleum exploration and refinery along with the processes related to the field. The Faculty of Engineering offers a Bachelors, Diploma and a Masters degree program in Petroleum engineering. As a way of contributing to the growth of this industry, the program is designed to produce the competent man power, who have the ability to fully navigate the elements related to this field. The program is approved by the UGC, thus ensures the delivery of quality academics coupled with the most relevant industrial exposure. It provides a comprehensive study to vital concepts of the Petroleum Industry which include petroleum exploration, reservoir engineering, production engineering, well engineering, drilling engineering, environment engineering and refining technology. The curriculum is strategically designed to provide the students with most worthwhile industry exposure and hands on practical training to ensure their avenues for quality placements and contribution to global development.


Petroleum EngineeringProgram Outcomes

Why Study Petroleum Engineering

Oil and gas are the most essential commodities for any thriving economy, therefore for any form of economic development to occur, there is need for a sufficient supply of natural and human resources. Pursuing this program will provide students with the necessary competencies required to meet the high demand for skilled human resources in this field. As growing sector it also provides a wide scope for research and innovative development, and graduates of this program can take up various careers as:
Drilling Engineers

Drilling Engineers

An ability to understand various landscapes and operate drilling machineries for the purpose of discovering oil reservoirs

Reservoir Engineers

An ability to grasp the knowledge of various reservoirs and their functioning for the procurement of oil resources and other natural resources

Reservoir Engineers
Production Engineers

Production Engineers

An ability to comprehend the contemporary elements necessary to develop new material, design, testing and solution related to petroleum engineering.

Principal Reservoir Petro Physicist

An ability to apply an appropriate knowledge relating to physical sciences and various aspects related to natural resources and landscapes.

Principal Reservoir Petro Physicist
Technical Support Specialist

Technical Support Specialist

An ability to develop competencies in biological materials, computer and automatic control systems, information systems, machine systems, modified environment design and natural resource systems to provide technical support.

Duration: 4 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

For admission to degree engineering, the candidate shall have passed HSCE (std.XII, 10+ 2 pattern) in Science Stream


Mode of Admission

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Petroleum Engineering feesFees


Petroleum Engineering

₹ 90,300/- Annually*

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

Petroleum Engineering CurriculumCurriculum

Elements of Civil Engineering


Fundamentals of Programming

Environmental Science

Elements of Mechanical Engineering

Basic Electrical Engineering

Mathematics ±I

Engineering Graphics

Engineering Physics


Communication Skills - 1



Communication Skills - 2


Introduction to Petroleum Geology

Heat and Mass Transfer

Drilling Engineering-1 Lab

Heat and Mass Transfer laboratory

Drilling Engineering-1

Drilling Engineering-II

Fluid Flow Operations Lab

Elements of Reservoir Engineering

Fluid Flow Operations

Elements of Reservoir Engineering lab

Petroleum Exploration

Production Operations-1


Probability, Statistics and Numerical Methods

Transforms and PDE

Professional Communication Skills-2

Professional Communication Skills-1



Basic Aircraft Science

Life Science

Disaster Preparedness and Planning

Biology for Engineers

Cyber Security

Engineering Geology

Fundamentals of Communication Engineering

Landscape Planning and Design

Internet of Things

Fundamentals of Management

Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering

Corporate Social Responsibility

Petroleum Geochemistry Lab

Programme Management & Entrepreneurship

Petroleum Geochemistry

Surface Production Operations

Natural Gas Engineering

Formation Evaluation

Process Dynamics and Control

Oil and Gas Well Testing

Offshore Engineering


Oil and Gas Field Development and Planning

Energy Technology and Engineering

Sedimentary and Petroleum Geology

Renewable Energy

Petroleum Economics

Biomass Conversion and Utilization


Petroleum Engineering Design

Unconventional Energy Recourses

Enhanced Oil Recovery Techniques



Hydrocarbon Contracts and Asset Management

Pipeline Engineering

Reservoir Modelling and Simulation

Transportation and Marketing of Petroleum and Petroleum Products

Health , Safety and Environment in Petroleum Industry

Well Performance and Intervention



Petroleum Engineering Curriculum Laboratories


Research and Development Lab

As a way of promoting research in petroleum engineering, a specific laboratory has been reserved for research and development where students can constantly engage in


Computer Labs

The faculty is equipped with a total of 15 computer laboratories which are strategically designed to provide students with the most vital practical training exposure.

https://www.paruluniversity.ac.in/Open Source Technology Lab

Open Source Technology Lab

https://www.paruluniversity.ac.in/Mass Transfer Operations

Mass Transfer Operations

https://www.paruluniversity.ac.in/Fluid flow Operations

Fluid flow Operations

https://www.paruluniversity.ac.in/Heat Transfer Operations

Heat Transfer Operations

https://www.paruluniversity.ac.in/Mechanical Operations

Mechanical Operations

Petroleum Engineering CurriculumActivities


The 2nd International Conference Parul University International Conference on Engineering & Technology: Smart Engineering was Jointly organized by Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Parul University, India and Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland. Mechanical Engineering and Allied Engineering had been covered under the theme of 'Smart Innovations' in PiCET'19. First session on day one was on theme: 'Next-Generation Manufacturing'.

Tech Expo

One of the Faculty of Engineering's major annual exhibition where final year students get to exhibit their highly innovative projects. A total of 4,000 students took part in this year's tech expo exhibition where they showcased their robots and automated systems which were strategically designed to act as solutions for various socio-economic issues.

Global Grand Challenges Summit-2019

Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Parul University organized the Global Grand Challenges Summit (GGCS) event from 16-18 September 2019 on the UN Sustainable Goals. The students got the opportunity to work and research on areas related to the betterment of humanity.

Expert Lecture on Fertilizer Industrial safety in petroleum industries

Faculty of Engineering conducted an expert talk by Mr. Kalpeshkumar Raval, HSE of Dragon oil, Turkmenistan. He has delivered expert talk in detail of General Safety, Occupational Safety and Health Process and Production Safety, Material Safety, Workplace Safety Fire Safety, Electrical Safety, Building and Structural Safety Environmental Safety.