The department of Drilling of oiland gas wells was founded in 2012. The department is a part of the Oil and gas faculty 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 Drilling of oil and gaswells department of the Oil and gas faculty of Yagshygeldi Kakayev International oil and gas university, highly qualified specialists are being trained in the specialty of “Drilling of oil and gas wells” for the Türkmengaz State Concern, the Türkmennebit State Concern and 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 “Drilling of oiland gas wells”.
The department includes:
- “Drillsim-5000” training complex made in Great Britain;
- Drilling fluids and grouting compositions laboratory;
- 1 computer class;
- 1 specialized class.