Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University – PDPU is located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. PDPU was named after Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya (1916 - 1968), who was a renowned political personality and a profound philosopher. It offers undergraduate and post-graduate courses in different disciplines. Prof. Paritosh K. Banik is the Diretor General and Mukesh Ambani is the Chairman of the University.Read More
- Bachelor of Liberal Studies More
- Bachelor of Technology in Petroleum Engineering More
- Bachelor of Technology-Master Programme in Petroleum Engineering Dual Degree More
- Doctor of Philosophy in Petroleum Engineering More
- Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Management More
- Master of Business Administration More
- Master of Technology in Petroleum Engineering More
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Details
More about PDPU
It was founded by GERMI as a Private University in 2007. PDPU has been funded by Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) to build a world class University in energy education and research with unique focus on the oil and gas sector.
PDPU is devoted to fulfill the need for trained and specialized professionals for Oil & Gas Industry globally.
Infrastructure and Facilities
The campus is spanning over an area of approximately 50 acres and provides the necessary infrastructure of a world class University.
The campus of Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University - PDPU Gandhinagar is equipped with state-of-the art facilities like video-conferencing, internet labs, projection rooms, research labs, library & reading room, sports and recreational facilities.
It also offers the latest treatments and routine medical care and wellness to the students and faculty members.
It has a separate hostel facility for both girls and boys.
In the campus Stationery & Copy store is also there with a vast collection of all items relating to Students, Faculty and Staff members. This store also sells computer accessories. The store has very well-organized delivery system to resend Faculty and Staff members a package of stationery, envelopes, paper pads, and ink.
Events at the campus
PDPU provides a variety of Social and Academic oriented activities that make it easier to learn more apart from the regular study.
Students from this University won first prize in ‘SOUL PEPPER STREET PLAY’.
PDPU won the first prize in the 100/10 Challenge at DA-IICT, an entrepreneurship event conducted by CEID (Centre for Entrepreneurship and Incubation at DA-IICT) among 24 teams. The teams were awarded with Rs.100 and a time period of 7 hours to collect profit by doing any business within this timeframe. PDPU team collected a total of Rs. 1156 from business ventures.
http://www.globalshiksha.com/college/Pandit-Deendayal-Petroleum-University-Gandhinagar/256185641939082Video Graphics Association team won the second prize for the documentary 'The Tailed Bandits' at THE DIRECTOR'S CUT, a movie making competition, at Nirma University in the current year.
Last month the students won the First prize at IIT-Gandhinagar with another movie.
An education seminar on Census India-2011 was conducted by the School Of Liberal Studies at Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University.
In 2010, PDPU's first national level Techno-cultural fest, the famous band JAL came at the campus.
Petro Cup -11 (Inter-College Sports Meet) is going to held in the campus.
Students and Professors from this University are currently working on the following research topics: “Weldability aspects of Low Activation Ferritic-Martensitic Steel Welded by Activated Flux Tungsten Inert Gas Welding”, “Effect of Residual Magnetism on Sidewall Fusion in Narrow Gap Gas Metal Arc Welding”, Plasma surface modification for polyester fiber and fabric to enhance dye uptake properties with natural dyes", "Ichnofabric mapping of the Mundhan and Guneri Sections with special reference to (Umian-Mundhanian Kutch Stages) Western Kachchh India". Among these some are already successfully finished and published in the Journal.