The B.Tech Petroleum Engineering programme of Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, has received excellent response for final placements from leading national and multinational corporations engaged in the energy and allied sectors. The rolling campus placement process has drawn in leading corporations through various campus visits, with more on the anvil. The striking feature of the organizations who have participated in the campus placements is their appreciation of PDPU Engineers capability of being trained in core engineering profiles. This in itself validates the course curriculum which has evolved and strengthened itself through intensive industry- academia interaction as well as collaborating universities such as relevant inputs and interaction with GeorgiaTech, University of Houston, Oklahoma University and University of Tulsa which have established courses in Petroleum Engineering since many years.
Among the companies which have participated in the placement processes for B.Tech Petroleum Engineers at PDPU are
1. Accenture India Priate Limited
2. Adani Gas Limited
3. Cairn Energy Limited
4. Corrtech International Limited
5. Das Oilfield Services
6. Deep Industries Limited
7. Engineers India Limited [EIL]
8. Essar Group
10. GSPC Gas Limited
11. GSPC Limited
12. Gujarat Gas Limited
13. Gujarat State Petronet Limited [GSPL]
14. Halliburton India
15. Hindustan Oil Exploration Company Limited
16. Infosys Limited
17. INOX India Limited
18. Jaihnd Projects Limited
19. Jindal Drilling & Industries Limited
20. John Energy Limited
21. Jubilant Oil & Gas Limited
22. L&T Infotech Limited
23. Larsen & Toubro Limited
24. Linde Engineering India Private Limited
25. Mahindra Satyam Limited
26. Makwana Engineers Private Limited
27. McDermott Engineering Services Private Limited
28. Niko Resources Ltd.
29. Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd [ONGC]
30. Oil India Limited [OIL]
32. Punj Lloyd Limited
33. Reliance Industries Limited
34. Sabarmati Gas Limited
35. Wipro Technologies Limited
The compensation bandwidth has been very impressive and steals a march on the peer institutes across the country, both in terms of compensation and job profile. The best offers have come in from ONGC, EIL and OIL in the range of Rs. 9 to 10 lacs. Other top compensations include Rs. 6 lacs and above per annum by Halliburton, HMEL, Cairn, Jubilant and GeoEnpro
The average package for present batch while the placements are already on the average package is 3.9 Lacs / Annum
The key differentiators of the B. Tech programme essentially lies in designing an evolved curriculum in concert with industry professionals, research initiatives driven by academia- industry interaction, industrial orientation, workshops and exchange programs duly complemented by soft skill training to create holistic professionals and substantially escalate their employability quotient.
PDPU’s higher management which includes luminaries from the corporate world, eminent academicians and public administrators such as Mukesh Ambani, KV Kamath, RA Mashelkar to name a few have a collective intent to map the university as a world class academic destination in the years to come.
To drive this initiative, the training and placement cell at PDPU will play an inclusive role and stage their placement strategy through advance contact initiatives with industry which should augur well for future placements too. These nurtured relationships have been the primary drivers for overwhelming industry reception and also acknowledges the growing stature of the university in the academic world.