The department of Oil industry equipment was founded in 2012. The department is a part of the Oil industry faculty of Balkanabat branch and is one of the important structural departments of the university.
The main task of the department is the organization and establishment of educational, scientific-research and design work in accordance with the requirements of the time.
At the Oil industry equipment department of the Oil industry faculty of Balkanabat branch of Yagshygeldi Kakayev International oil and gas university, highly qualified specialists are being trained in the specialty of “Development and exploitation of oil and gas fields”, “Design, construction and operation of oil and gas pipelines and oil and gas storage facilities” for the 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 department graduates mining engineers with higher education in the specialty of “Development and exploitation of oil and gas fields” and mechanical engineers in the specialty of “Design, construction and operation of oil and gaspipelines and oil and gas storage facilities”.
The department includes:
- Equipment and technology for the production, treatment and transportation of oil and gas laboratory;
- Oil and gas and chemical technologies basic department at the “Nebitgazylmytaslama” Institute of the Türkmennebit State Concern.