Our Mission is to have a high quality program in petroleum engineering that stresses innovation, integration, team work, high ethical standards and awareness of industry needs, in addition to, advanced research capabilities.
Our Vision is to be recognized worldwide as a center of excellence in education and research in the area of petroleum engineering.
The Petroleum Engineering program will prepare the graduate to:
1. Be a petroleum engineer who is qualified to achieve a successful career in the petroleum industry.
2. Have a good understanding of the scientific, mathematical and technical foundation of petroleum engineering to facilitate self learning and professional development.
3. Employ practical thinking with commitment to economic, innovative and optimum use of resources.
4. Promote professionalism, work ethics, social values and HSE issues.
Program Educational Outcomes
a) Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
b) Ability to design and conduct experiments as well as to analyze and interpret data.
c) Ability to design a system, component, or process to meet the desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental and safety.
d) Ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
e) Ability to identify/diagnose and solve petroleum engineering problems.
f) Understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
g) Ability to communicate effectively in all written and oral forms.
h) Understanding of the impact of the petroleum industry in the global, economic, environmental and social context.
i) Recognition of the need for and the ability to engage in life-long learning.
j) Knowledge of contemporary issues.
k) Ability to use techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practices.