About Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, [RGIPT] Rae Bareli
To serve as the fountainhead, for nurturing of world class 'PETROCRATS' capable of being the future leaders of technology and techno-innovation, in the broad field of Petroleum Technology.
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) shaping an ordinary student into an achiever by imparting value based education in petroleum technology. RGIPT institute was commenced by Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas (MOP&NG), Government at Jais, Dist. Rae Bareli, and Uttar Pradesh through an Act of Parliament (“Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology Act 2007"). The aim of the institute is to provide global standard of academics, training & research to all learners so that they can fulfil the growing demands of the petroleum industry. RGIPT is co-promoted as an energy domain specific institute by six leading Oil Public Sector Units ONGC, IOCL, OIL, GAIL, BPCL and HPCL. Institute provides adequate knowledge about the petroleum like Evaluating potential oil and gas reservoirs using computers for automation of oilfield production and drilling operations.
Creating a dynamic state of the art learning and working environment, where intellectual ideas are nurtured and new ideas creatively flourish, from which will emerge research scholars and graduates, with the ability to be the leaders and innovators of tomorrow.
The Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas (MOP&NG), Government of India set up The Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) at Jais, Dist. Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh through an Act of Parliament (“Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology Act 2007"). RGIPT has been accorded the eminence of being an “ Institute of National Importance” along the lines of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT). The Institute is empowered to award degrees in its own right. RGIPT is co-promoted as an energy domain specific institute by six leading Oil Public Sector Units (ONGC, IOCL, OIL, GAIL, BPCL and HPCL) in association with the Oil Industry Development Board (OIDB) [ This however does not bind them to preferentially recruit from RGIPT ]. The Institute is associating with leading International Universities/Institutions specializing in the domain of Petroleum Technology.
The prime objective of the Institute is to provide world class education, training, and research to roll out efficient human resources to meet the growing requirements of the Petroleum & Energy sector. The aspiration is to develop India as a global manpower hub for the entire Petroleum and Energy Sector.
RGIPT has an ambitious plan—to offer a number of Bachelors Degree and Masters Degree programs, PG diploma courses and Doctoral programs in Petroleum Technology and Management in phases. From the academic year 2008-2009, RGIPT has been imparting the MBA program and two Technical programs.