Petroleum and gas engineering is one of the most famous engineering disciplines, and its graduates are a rare currency for major oil companies and companies because of the importance of this specialization, which is related to the world's main energy source. Petroleum and gas engineering deals primarily with the full engineering applications related to Petroleum and gas, from exploration, extraction, refining and transfer and finally to the manufacture of products derived from this crude.
To be a world-class provider of education and research for the oil and gas industry, to play a leadership role in providing new technologies in order to increase the petroleum reserves of Yemen.
To provide a modern petroleum & Gas engineering education with proper balance between theory and practice and to graduate petroleum engineers prepared for life-long learning and capable of being productive contributors for the oil and gas industry.
Graduates from this department It will be characterized by:
The ability to applying the knowledge gained in the Petroleum and Gas Engineering technology.
Mastering appropriate professional skills specialized and good use of appropriate technology to serve his professional practice in the field of Petroleum and gas industry.
Identify problems and propose appropriate solutions, communicate effectively and the ability to lead teams through a professional work system.
Develop decision-making skills in the acquired knowledge and employ resources available in Petroleum and gas technology and related industries effectively.
Demonstrate awareness of their role in community development and environmental conservation and act in a manner that reflects the commitment to integrity and credibility,.
Adhering to customary professional rules and develop himself academically and professionally so that he is able to learn continuously and acquire new knowledge.
Competency in mathematics through differential equations, linear algebra, probability, and statistics; and engineering subjects including strength of materials, fluid mechanics, and thermodynamics; and ability to apply these courses to practical Petroleum & Gas engineering problems.
Having knowledge of Petroleum & Gas Engineering up to the mark of professing any of the three main branches of the Petroleum & Gas Engineering which are Reservoir Engineering, Production Engineering and Drilling Engineering.
Ability to design and conduct different Petroleum & Gas laboratory experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret laboratory and field data.
Competency in Petroleum & Gas engineering including design and analysis of well systems, procedures for drilling and completing wells, characterization and evaluation of subsurface geological formations, design and analysis of systems for producing, injecting, lifting and handling fluids; application of reservoir engineering principles and practices for optimizing resource development and management; use of project economics and resource valuation methods for design and decision making under conditions of risk and uncertainty.
Ability to work and interact effectively in groups/teams which have diverse personalities, cultures, and backgrounds.
Ability to identify, formulate, and solve practical Petroleum & Gas engineering problems.
Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
Ability to develop effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to evaluate potential risks, i.e. consequences and probabilities of engineering solutions which may affect the society and environment.
Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in independent-learning and life-long learning.
Knowledge of contemporary issues related to the petroleum industry.
Ability to use computer software such as spreadsheets, mathematics packages, word processors, reservoir simulation models, and design packages in solution of Petroleum & Gas engineering problems.