TheCenter for Innovative Research of the Yagshygeldi Kakayev International University of Oil and Gas was established on May 3, 2013 and the main goal ofthe center is to provide citizens with basic and vocational education, extra curricular courses for students, prepare various segments of thepopulation for professional activities in the context of the development of computerization and automation; organizing and conducting short-term trainingsessions on computer literacy for employees of enterprises with secondary andhigher education; implementation of the program of primary and postgraduatevocational education; increasing students' interest in higher education andscience, conducting various small experiments for industrial purposes,conducting laboratory experiments to introduce new technologies; develop new forms of scientific and technical cooperation with sectors of the economy for thejoint solution of large-scale scientific and technical problems and expandingthe use of innovations developed by higher educational institutions; providinglegal and private consulting services on economic and technical issues; one of the main activities of the center is the issues of professional development and retraining of specialists and teachers of the oil and gas complex.
The center has its own balance sheet, separate assets, which operates on the principles of full-fledged accounting, self-financing and self-sufficiency.
Currently, the Center for Innovative Research conducts short-term paid courses in computerliteracy, English, Russian, Japanese and German.
Professional training is provided in the specialties "Drilling EquipmentEngineer", "Assistant for Drilling Oil and Gas Wells", "Geophysical and Geological Inspector", "ElectrogasWelding", "Laboratory Assistant for Electromechanical Testing and Measurements", "Operator of Compressor and Pumping Equipment","Operator of technological equipment for oil and gas processing", "Laboratoryassistant of chemical analysis", "Secretary, computer operator","Master in the repair and maintenance of computer equipment", "Fundamentalsof entrepreneurship", "Accounting and in the specialties" Techniqueand technology of drilling", "Issues of industrial safety", "Geologyof oil and gas", "Design, construction and operation of oil and gaspipelines and oil and gas stations", "Chemical technology of oil andgas processing", "Economics and management of the oil and gasindustry", Program" 1C", "Small and Medium Business Management ", "International and National Financial Reporting Standards", "Marketing " Xia refresher courses.
Also, state examinations for citizens who graduated from universities of foreigncountries are held in the specialty and at the course "Modern Turkmensociety".
Currently, the center is engaged not only in educational work, but also in increasing theinterest of teachers and university students in science, conducting scientificand industrial experiments, implementing projects, and introducing the resultsobtained into production. On June 7, 2019, the Balkanabat branch of the Innovative Research and Training Center was opened in the city of Balkanabat, Balkan velayat. The branch has about 400 listeners and contributes to the improvement of the center's work. The branch conducts training and retraining classes for key employees and specialists in the oil and gas industry.
On November 11, 2020, in order to conduct on-the-job training of specialists from organizations and enterprises of the city of Turkmenbashi, the Center forInnovative Research of the University, together with the Training and Technical Center of the Turkmenbashi Oil Refinery Complex, signed a contract on mutuallybeneficial cooperation. The main goal of the contract is to improve the qualificationsof specialists of the Turkmenbashi oil refining complex, conduct retrainingcourses and issue state diplomas to successful graduates.
- The address: 744036, Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, Archabil avenue, 8, Building of an Innovative research and training center