About Institute for Catalysis and Petroleum Technology (ICPT)

Institute for Catalysis and Petroleum Technology (ICPT) has been recently approved by the syndicate and established in our University. The Institute is one of the research center established in our University on par with the leading institutions like IIT, IIP-Dehradun, PanditDeendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) and Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) and which will create a vibrant brigade of knowledge in the energy sector. Catalysis is a multi-dimensional (needing the skills of science, engineering, design, fabrication and control) and multi-disciplinary science covering all the four branches of chemistry, namely Physical, Inorganic, Organic and Bio in addition with Chemical Engineering and Nanotechnology. Our University is offering pioneering flagship programmes of B.Tech (4 years) and M.Tech (2 years) in Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals. The programmes are focused mainly on the downstream processing with special emphasis on energy sector. The Institute has also plans to offer Master of Science (M.S, 5 year integrated dual degree) and Doctoral Programme in Petroleum, Industrial Catalysis and Energy Engineering in future. Apart from the full time programmes, ICPT also wish to offer short term certificate programmes for working executives and other professionals to upgrade their skills in the latest trends to keep them abreast of the managerial and technological developments in the Oil & Gas Sector. The institute is dedicated to cater the real time problems often faced by the Industry.

Objectives of the Institute