It was reported that Pandit Deendayal Petroleum Univesity, Gandhinagar (PDPU) is organizing a National-level symposium on Advancements in Designs and Trends in Chemical Engineering on April 11. The symposium will be hosted by the chemical engineering department of PDPU in association with the student’s chapter of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE).
Over hundred delegates from the industry and academia are expected to attend the symposium including the Gujarat Chemical Association, NEPL, GACL, Reliance, GNFC, GERMI among several others. “The event aims to bolster networking among industrial experts, academic delegates and students. Exposure to such events will further encourage young engineers to develop a practical and industrial aptitude,” said a senior faculty organizing the event.
PDPU will organize the symposium in two parts with 3 lectures in each sessions to be delivered by industrial experts and academicians.
About Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University-
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (or PDPU) is established by the Gujarat Energy Research & Management Institute through a State Act. The university is located at Raisan village of Gandhinagar city in the knowledge corridor, near the GIFT CITY.
At present, the university has six schools and two centres. The Director General of PDPU is Dr. P. K. Banik. The Chairman of University Board of Governors is Dr. Mukesh Ambani and the Chairman of the Standing Committee is Mr. DJ Pandian, IAS, Government of Gujarat.
PDPU offers multiple courses ranging from engineering, arts and management along with maximum exposure and opportunities to its students through various national and International exchange programs with best University worldwide. For development of its faculties and staff the University endeavors for various Joint Exchange and Research programs.
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) has been established by GERMI as a Private University through the State Act enacted on 4th April, 2007. The University offers programs to address the need for trained human resources in the domains of Science, Technology, Management and Humanities. It intends to broaden the opportunities for students and professionals to develop core subject knowledge which are duly complemented by leadership training interventions, thereby helping the students to make a mark in the global arena. This objective is being further addressed through a number of specialized and well-planned undergraduate, post-graduate and doctoral programs as well as intensive research projects.