Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE), a domain-specific Institute of National Importance, is established at Visakhapatnam by the Government of India under the aegis of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPnG). Institute has two 4-year undergraduate courses: B.Tech in Petroleum Engineering and B.Tech in Chemical Engineering. For ensuring the access to affordable, reliable, andsustainable energy for all, institute is engaging and encouraging cutting edge research and has Ph.D. programmes in various disciplines of Sciences and Engineering. IIPE takes the cream of talented students to its B.Tech. programs through the JEE Advanced ranking and to its PhD programs based on the GATE results. IIPE is notable for its rigorous curriculum and close collaborations with industries. The curriculum of the Institute is domain specialized and in line with the needs of the industries that emphasizes interdisciplinary teamwork, critical thinking, mutual support, and a deep understanding of core concepts and their practical applications through industrial tours, Innovation project work and research internships. IIPE is very proud of its faculties for their high academic credentials, research base, and international exposure. IIPE is striving for its vision to remain relevant, focusing on removing worlds impediments to achieve the goal of sustainable planet in terms of energy and progress towards future ready world.


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Online Education

  • IIPE's Online Education programs aim to improve both how we educate future generations of scientists and engineers here at Visakhapatnam and to show how our intense approach to education in science and engineering can make a difference beyond our own student body.
  • Upcoming online learning opportunities will be available through SWAYAM, NPTEL platforms that offer online university-level courses in energy related disciplines to a worldwide audience. IIPE’s online offerings will not provide any course credit from IIPE.

Executive Development Programs

  • Executive and Professional Development Programs are for the Curious Learners who wants to be Future-Ready. We customize unique learning experiences for organizations and their people, and deliver training programs and certificate courses.

Upcoming Programs

  • MSc. in Applied Geology
  • M.Tech. in Energy Science Engineering
  • B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering
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