In view of the ever increasing demand for petroleum and petrochemicals as energy resources and for consumption as commodity products a curriculum in the branches of Petroleum and Petrochemical engineering was evolved by the Anna University Chennai. Ratnavel Subramaniam College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul takes pride in offering these high technology oriented professional degree courses to the young students aspiring for challenging career. Petroleum Engineering Education is conducted only at a few places in India with still lesser number have an experience more than twenty years.
In order to meet the present and future demand of trained and Quality Manpower in the area of Downstream Processes, Petrochemicals and Chemical Process Industry, Ratnavel Subramaniam College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul has been conducting a four year degree course (BE, Petrochemical), affiliated to the Anna University Chennai, which is recognized as a University with potential for excellence. The Petrochemical Engineering department has excellent infrastructural facilities for training students in this interdisciplinary program. The students are trained by qualified, experienced and competent faculty, in an atmosphere which is highly conducive for Teaching-Learning process.
Because of this well designed and unique approach the students are fully equipped to take responsibilities in the Oil & Gas Sector and also in Fine Chemical Industry such as Pharmaceuticals, Agrochemicals, Polymers, Paints, Pigments, Dyes, Textile, Ceramics, Paper & Pulp and Food & Biotechnology related Industries. Having realized the importance of development of overall Personality, Character and Leadership Qualities, students are motivated for involvement in Co-curricular, Extra-curricular, Social and Adventure activities throughout the year. This helps in developing Winning Personalities capable of facing future challenges of Industry. The budding Petrochemical Engineers are developed as a special resource of Trained and Quality Manpower for Hydrocarbon Sector and CPI.
To provide the leaders in the field of Petrochemical Engineering with initiative and character in order to meet the most onerous challenges in Industry, by widening the horizon of knowledge through Study, Research and Multi Skill development in order to serve the poor and the marginalized of our nation and clients in the global community.
The petrochemical engineering department aims at preparing world class technocrats who are fit to take on challenging engineering responsibilities across the entire value chain in the oil and gas industry globally a specialization that has seen growing demand in the recent years with focus on petrochemical engineering.