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At a Glance

IIPE is focused on developing the skills of the students in order to help them compete in the dynamic industry of Petroleum and Energy.

Learn, Experience and Implement is what IIPE strives for and inculcate the same in the students

The Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) Engineering is the first Petroleum University to start its operations in the state of Andhra Pradesh. IIPE has its permanent campus in Vizag. It is a Government of India recognised university and is strongly backed by many oil majors viz. HPCL, IOCL, ONGC, GAIL, OIL and the Andhra Pradesh government.

IIPE aims to be amongst the top ranked Energy universities in the world. The institute intends to promote the quality and excellence in the education and research in the petroleum and hydrocarbons. IIPE plans to fill in the skill gap in the Oil and Gas sector.

IIPE’s committee registered with 9 members, namely C&MD HPCL (President), Secretary-Industries & Commerce Department, AP Government, Chairman IOCL, C&MD ONGC, C&MD GAIL, C&MD Oil India Limited, ED-HR HPCL (Secretary), FA&CAO OIDB (Treasurer) and Prof K S Gandhi, Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

IIPE has tied up with IIT-Guwahati (JEE Advanced 2016) for the selection of candidates for the academic session that began on August 01, 2016. The students will be selected based on the rank selection process.

The Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy is offering two undergraduate courses viz. Petroleum Engineering and Chemical Engineering. The first batch for the academic session 2016-17 has already commenced in the first week of August. The campus is fully loaded with laboratories, workshops, e-library and Wi-Fi access for all the students.

Achievements & Awards

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF PETROLEUM AND ENERGY (IIPE) is the first Petroleum institute of National importance planned to be started in Vizag.