Posted on 26/08/2017
Petroleum Engineering was introduced in GATE as a new paper in the year 2016. Petroleum Engineering (PE) is a multidisciplinary engineering covering exploration and production of hydrocarbon – oil and gas. Introduced in the late nineties, a relatively new branch is slowly gaining interest from a lot of engineering aspirants.
Petroleum Engineering is being offered in around 20 institutes in India- some of them well known like University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES) Dehradun, Dibrugarh University : Institute of Engineering and Technology (DUIET)-Dibrugarh (Assam), Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology – Raebareli, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University – Gandhinagar, and ISM Dhanbad – Dhanbad in addition to some of the IITs and other institutes.
As far as guidance concerned, AfterGraduation can share the basic mantras to prepare and score well in GATE 2018 exam on February 3, 4, 10 & 11, 2018. The candidates of GATE 2018 for Petroleum Engineering are required to check the eligibility criteria and then fill the application form of GATE 2018 from September 1, 2017, onwards.
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