An Initiative of
Education Promotion Society for India

About Institute


Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University’s 100 acre campus is located in Gandhinagar, which is the capital city of Gujarat and located 23 Km North from a well-developed city called Ahmedabad with a population of 8 million people. The city is famous for its remarkable cultural development and social life.

PDPU offers multiple courses ranging from Engineering, Liberal Studies 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 is 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.


  • School of Petroleum Management offers M.B.A. in (a). Energy & Infrastructure and (b). General Management , Ph.D., Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Management for Executives (PGDPM-X) and Management Development Programmes.
  • School of Petroleum Technology offers B.Tech., M.Tech. and Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering. It is academically engaged in creating a high quality talent pool for the hydrocarbon sector across the entire value chain.
  • School of Technology offers B.Tech./M.Tech. in the fields of Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, Computer Engineering and Information & Communication Technology, besides the Ph.D. Program. It also offers in Nuclear & Solar Engineering.
  • School of Liberal Studies offers four year Bachelor program in the field of Liberal Studies [BA/BBA (Hons.), BCom (Hons.), B.Sc.], M.A. in Public Administration/International Relations /Political Science as well as the Ph.D. programs.


  • Emphasis on problem-solving and practice with sound fundamentals, through active and continued partnership with energy & infrastructure sector companies and National and International Universities, Consultants and Vendors.
  • Top down approach from ‘Systems to Components’ to better appreciate holistic education.
  • Rural, Industry and Research internships to provide a better understanding and challenges faced in rural and urban Indian landscape, industry culture and career options for students.
  • Emphasis on holistic engineering as key to long-term economic and environmental sustainability of communities.


    Course NameCourse Duration
P.hD. (Doctor of Philosophy)3 Years

Institute Details

    Facility NameFacility Description
Lab Lab Number of sector relevant laboratories and Centers of Excellence (COE) with state of art equipments
Wificampus Wificampus Campus-wide Internet connectivity with 1 GBPS leased line with LAN & Wi-Fi network Connectivity
Library Library Automated Library & Information Centre and latest communication facilities
Hostels Hostels Hostels as per international standards providing extremely hygienic conditions for living
Cafeteria/Mess Cafeteria/Mess Exquisite dining hall & cafeteria with in-house catering and culinary services, Veg. & Non-Veg. Food
Transport Facilities Transport Facilities Daily local transportation facility to/from Ahmedabad city & nearby areas as per university timings
Medical Hospital/Medical facilities Modern diagnostic medical clinic, wellness centre and Medical & Grocery shop
sports Sports Complex Indoor & Outdoor Sports and Recreational Facilities
Gym Gym A State of Art Gymnasium with all the basic gyming equipments
     Partnership Name Country Name Description
    Agency NameRank
National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF), MHRD 55