Petroleum Engineer - How to become Petroleum Engineer?


Petroleum is one amongst the rare natural resource mined from the earth crust. People depend upon the fuel for various needs. Petroleum engineering is an indispensable field that deals with the manufacture of natural gas or crude oil, which are the byproducts of petroleum. The Petroleum engineers have to explore reservoirs worldwide that contain the resources. Their work involves conducting research activities so as to invent new techniques and technology to lessen mining expenses and generate more resources. To become Petroleum engineers, aspirants need to have technical knowledge in the field. Petroleum engineers have excellent opportunities in public and private undertakings. They are one among the highly paid officials.

Qualifying Exam

Those who have completed graduation in petroleum engineering from a certified University can become Petroleum engineers. Graduates in mining, mechanical or civil engineering are also qualified to become the same. Those who have done Geology courses will be having awareness about the earths’ crust. They can also become petroleum engineers. However, for these candidates, they should complete the certificate course in petroleum engineering. Master graduates in the concerned field are also eligible for entering into the positions.

Who is eligible to apply?

To do the graduation program in Petroleum engineering, aspirants should complete the intermediate exam with PCM. In addition, they need to score the required percentage in the entrance test conducted by various Universities. Those who clear the test can seek for admission to the bachelor’s program in various institutions. AIEEE and JEE are some of the tests. Aspirants who have passed the M Sc. Chemistry are eligible to apply for M.Tech in Petroleum Engineering.

How to prepare for exam and interview?

There are various books specially designed for the entrance test. Aspirants can rely upon these books for reference. Communication ability is so important to attend the interview after the exam. In order to gain communication skills, aspirants should cultivate the habit of reading so as to be well fit with English language. There are many websites that contain up to date questions with solutions.



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8 Responses to “Petroleum Engineer - How to become Petroleum Engineer?”

  1. 8
    St. Engneichung:

    What do i do after i passed aieee?

  2. 7

    how much branches in petrolium dehradun university,and how to apply?

  3. 6
    P P Narang:

    Is petroleum engineering a good field for girls?

  4. 5
    saurabh chandra:

    which is better among drilling, production and reservoir,

  5. 4

    What are the prospects of petrolium engineering compairing with computer professional or other branch of engineering.
    Which institutions are good to aspire

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    SAGAR. T. A:

    How to Become boiler attender and what is the eligibilitys

  7. 2

    I need guide lines for preparing the AIEEE for Petroleum engineer. I am a Bsc. gradute & how the type of question paper will get & which institute providing the entrance exam for PE.

  8. 1
    Anshul Rana:

    For doing graduation does it require any cut off percentage in PCM in class 12th. If yes then how much? Also please tell about good colleges from which we can do the graduation which fill its seats by AIEEE or thier own entrance exam.