University today

University today

   The Yagshygeldi Kakayev International University of Oil and Gas (IUOG) prepares high-level specialists, bachelors and masters for the ministries and departments of the oil and gas complex.

Creation date - May 25, 2012.

    IUOG includes: Innovative scientific and educational, Information technology, Computer research and educational centers, as well as equipped with modern equipment and machines, interactive whiteboards and software 86 educational laboratories, language laboratories, 5 educational buildings, 2 museums, an exhibition hall, 6 dormitory buildings, a canteen, grocery store and a sports complex.

    Computers are equipped with software such as Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, AutoCAD, Embarcadero Delphi, Visual C, Adobe Flash, Microsoft SQL Server.

    The educational and research activities of theuniversity are carried out with Internet access, the university web site,digital education portal and electronic document management are functioning.

    Currently, the university has 7 faculties, 1 faculty of vocational training and 31 departments, they employ about 500 professors-teachers of them 5 doctors of sciences 28 candidates of sciences. More than  6000  students study in 9 disciplines and 23 specialties, 14 courses in accordance with the requirementsof the time. In the postgraduate study of the university, 17 under graduates who are applicants for a scientific degree conduct research aimed at solving important problems of the oil and gas complex.


      IUOG maintains mutually beneficial international cooperation in the field of science and education with leading universities in Russia, Romania, Belarus, Ukraine, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Austria, Italy, Korea, Uzbekistan and others.

     Guided by the "Concept for the development of thedigital education system in Turkmenistan", the university trains specialists in 9 areas: "Applied geology, mining, oil and gas and geodesy", "Chemical technologies", "Technosphere safety and environmental management", "Management in technical systems", "Informatics and Computer Engineering", "Mechanical Engineering", "Construction Equipment and Technologies", "Electrical and Thermal Power Engineering", "Economics and Management".

      In accordance with the plan "Implementation of the Concept for the Development of the Digital Education System in Turkmenistan", approved by the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan, alocal university network has been created. On its basis, a portal for digital education of the university was created, which included electronic documents, electronic textbooks, reference books and presentations of teachers, educational materials, audio and video recordings of general education and practical classes, and also posted video clips that reveal the production process of ministries and departments of the oil and gas industry.

    The material and technical base of the university and the staff of highly qualified professors make it possible to providehigh-quality and modern education.

    Students of IUOG annually carry out pre-diploma, introductory, design, experimental design, production and diploma internshipsat the university, ministries of the oil and gas complex and at enterprises of sectoral management.

    In the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan, ministriesand departments of Turkmenistan, there are sectoral departments of the IUOG for joint research, design and development work.

Contact Information

  • The address: 744036, Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Archabil avenue, 8, Main building