About Us

The Department of Chemical and Petrochemical Engineering emerged from the former Department of Petroleum Engineering now the Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering. The Department was established in the year 2020 under the School of Petroleum Studies and currently runs a four-year Bachelor of Science Degree Programme in Petroleum Refining and Petrochemical Engineering and Chemical Engineering.


To be a renowned centre of excellence in chemical and petrochemical engineering education, research and innovation. We aspire to be a leading department that nurtures the next generation of chemical and petrochemical engineers by equipping our students with the skills to develop the oil and gas industry and also address the challenges of the rapidly evolving global landscape.