The department of Compressors and refrigeration units was founded in 2012. The department is a part of the Energy and structure engineering faculty and is one of the structural departments of the university.
The main task of the department is the organization and establishment of educational, scientific-research and design work inaccordance with the requirements of the time.
At the Compressors and refrigeration units department of the Energy and structure engineering faculty of Yagshygeldi Kakayev International oil and gas university, highly qualified specialists are being trained in the specialty of “Refrigeration, compressor machines and installations”, “Gas turbine plants and gas compressor stations” forthe Türkmengaz State Concern, the Türkmennebit State Concern, the Türkmengeologiýa State Corporation and other administrative departments and enterprises of Oil and gas complex of Turkmenistan.
The students from Afghanistan study in the specialty of “Gas turbine plants and gas compressor stations”, too.
The department graduates engineers-mechanics with higher education in the specialty of “Refrigeration, compressor machines and installations” and “Gas turbine plants and gas compressor stations”.
The department includes:
- Refrigeration, compressor and pumping equipment laboratory;
- Automation and operation of refrigeration equipment laboratory;
- Heat engineering and non-traditional energysources laboratory;
- Heat and gas supplyand ventilation laboratory.