Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University School of Technology (PDPU SOT) is located in Gujarat, Gandhinagar. It is a private University established by GERMI through the State act passed on April 4, 2007. The University is AICTE approved. The University offers various courses through its four schools. The various schools are School of Technology, School of Petroleum Management, School of Petroleum Technology and School of Liberal Studies. The admission to PDPU SOT is based on the rank scored in entrance examinations.
The courses offered by PDPU SOT are:
The School of Technology offers B.Tech program in various specializations namely, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering etc. To get admission to the program, the candidate must have scored 45% marks in qualifying examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The final selection will be made on the basis of rank scored in JEE Main.
The M.Tech program is offered in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering etc. The admission seeking applicant must have scored 60% marks in the qualifying examination in the concerned discipline.
Note: 50% seats are reserved for the candidates who have qualified GATE examination.
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, School of Technology offers the Ph.D. program in numerous fields such as Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering etc. The applicant must possess Master’s degree in the relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks. The selection of the candidate will be made on the basis of marks scored in the entrance examination conducted by the University.
The University offers various scholarships to the B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. students to promote education at higher level.
Merit-cum-Means Scholarship and Financial Aid
The School of Technology of Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University is known for holding excellent placement drive. Some of the prominent companies visited the School of Technology are Adani Gas Ltd., PVCL, Reliance Industries Ltd., Infosys, HP Industries, N.K Enterprise etc. The B.Tech students get an opportunity in the period of the third year to do internships in leading organizations to learn industry operations.
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