PhD in Petroleum Engineering

General

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Program Description

We strongly believe that our main asset is human capital. It’s a challenging and important task to prepare people who would have the best education and who can work anywhere in the world. We are very happy to work at an institution which has a vision and strategy for the bright and the long-term future of this country. The energy sector is a key sector of the Kazakh economy. Our Faculty is contributing in the development of this sector not only in Kazakhstan; we also cater to needs of the global energy industry.

We are optimizing our curriculum, so our students may have the knowledge that is relevant to the industry. The KBTU has an excellent Business School and well known Faculty of Information Technology, our students also take courses at those schools to have broader understanding and more tools in their toolbox.

Our teaching staff includes not only academics, but also professionals who work or have worked in the oil and gas industry for many years. We actively invite industry experts who advise us on our curriculum and programs. They also give lectures and share their field experience and case studies with our students.

We actively work with energy companies, sustained interaction and collaboration with energy companies helps in finding excellent internship and career opportunities for our students.

The students who wish to deepen their knowledge or love academic life through research, the Faculty of Energy and Oil and Gas offers Masters and PhD programs. We invite professors and industry experts from all over the world. We welcome business and industry to join us in shaping the future of human capital.

We believe that through collaborations and partnerships in research, teaching and learning, we will achieve academic excellence. We are committed to contribute in building knowledge society nationally and internationally.

Last updated Aug 2020

About the School

KBTU considers its mission to provide high-quality education for future leaders in business and industry, to promote innovative technologies and research in the most advanced and prospective areas of ... Read More

KBTU considers its mission to provide high-quality education for future leaders in business and industry, to promote innovative technologies and research in the most advanced and prospective areas of science for the benefit of the region and the country as a whole. The strategic vision of the University is to promote the ideals of academic excellence, scientific progress, and national well-being, to maintain the status of an undisputed leader in the field of technical and business education. The major goals and ambitions of the university are the creation of a scientific and educational center with highly qualified scientific and pedagogical potential and a developed modern material and technical base, the development of a dual vocational training, training of highly qualified specialists who have professional and personal competencies with emphasis on financial, power-generating sector, spheres of high and information technologies and the maritime industry. Read less