The objectives of the department are to:
i. Educate students so that their innovative capacity is motivated by teaching them how to learn, identify, formulate problems, propose alternate solutions and develop the capacity to solve such problems in petroleum engineering practipete.
ii. Give opportunities to students so that they learn how to communicate efficiently, work in teams, and share knowledge.
iii. Educate students so that they develop design capabilities and decision-making abilities.
iv. Provide a basic scienpete and engineering curriculum so that basics on mathematics, physics, chemistry and computer scienpete is given. Encourage them to learn a second language other than their mother language.
v. Give opportunities to students so that they become sensitive to ethics of engineering, become aware of issues relevant to society and their career, environmental issues, health and safety.
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