Institute of Petroleum & Natural Gas

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In view of facts and figures regarding the explored resources of petroleum revealed that the province of Sindh contributes 72% gas and 58% oil in Pakistan’s total hydrocarbon production. This plays an important role in the economic growth and the maintaining of lifeline of country’s development.  The exploration and production of these reserves offers broad spectrum challenges and opportunities for the graduates and postgraduates to utilize their expertise and skills for the progress, betterment, and uplift of the country.

At the very outset, the Fuel Engineering department was established in the province of Sindh in 1983 to provide the graduates an opportunity to serve in the oil & gas industry as Petroleum Engineers. Later, as per recommendation of University Grants Commission (UGC), it was evolved / renamed into department of Petroleum & Gas Engineering. 

Petroleum and Gas Engineering department has great history of Excellence through Innovation, pioneering and quality of graduates. In this regard, the tradition continued as the research and talent produced shapes the future of Institute of Petroleum & Natural Gas in 1996. The Institute is offering BE in Petroleum & Natural Gas and ME & PhD in Petroleum Engineering. We are leading Centre of Excellence in Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering recognized internationally for the quality of our teaching, training, and research.

The Institute started the master’s & PhD programs in Petroleum Engineering in 2001, with anticipation that the course would attract more professionals working in different petroleum industries of the country.
Institute of Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering is also a source center for technical human resources and consultants.aaSSO

Salient features of the Institute:

• First Petroleum Engineering Institute recognized by Pakistan Engineering Council
• First Petroleum Engineering Institute in Sindh province
• The Institute produced the first PhD in Petroleum Engineering in Pakistan
First Petroleum Engineering Institute in Pakistan that started M.E. Petroleum Engineering program.

Assoc.Prof.Dr.Muhammad Khan Memon




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