Applied Geology in Industrial University of Tyumen

Specialist's program


Institute of Geology, Oil and Gas Production,

Department of Oil and Gas Field Geology



Acting Head of the Department


Tel. +7 3452 53-94-73



Awards and achievements. Certificate of Professional-Social Accreditation of November 12, 2017, the Association of Geological Organizations.

Teaching staff. Over 82% are scientific degree holders, such as one RAS Academician, nine Doctors of Sciences, 21 Candidate of Sciences. In order to improve the education quality, representatives of the geological sector companies are involved in teaching.

Facilities and resources. The Department has an extensive financial and technical foundation for carrying out education and research (the training and research laboratory is fitted with unique laboratory equipment for geochemical oil and core research).

Research. Developing cutting-edge technologies for the production of non-traditional and hard-to-recover deposits of hydrocarbons in the Tyumen region. Developing geochemical methods for assessing the oil and gas potential of sedimentary basins. The scientific school "Fluidodynamic and Geochemical Modeling in Oil and Gas Geology and Deposit Development" functions as part of the implementation of the educational program.

Education. The education is carried out in two specializations: "Oil and Gas Geology" and "Search and Exploration of Underground Waters. Engineering and Geological Surveys." State-of-the-art educational models and technologies are used: module learning technologies, multimedia, game, project and research teaching methods, cooperative learning methods (team and group work).

Strategic partners. Lukoil — East Siberia, Institute of Oil, Gas Geology and Geophysics of Siberian Department of Russian Academy of Sciences, Surgutneftegaz, Yuganskneftegaz, Urengoygazprom, Surgut Oil and Gaz Research Institute and others.

International projects and programs. Participation in the international master program "Oil and Gas Geology and Geophysics" with the Royal Holloway University.

Competitive advantages. Using unique equipment in the educational process, presence of scientific schools and the dissertation Council at the Department, highly qualified teaching staff.

Employment opportunities. Oil and gas companies, academic and departmental research institutes that solve hydrogeological, engineering-geological and ecological tasks; organizations, enterprises and companies associated with the exploration and exploitation of underground waters, their protection from depletion; organizations that do research and survey works in construction.

Assistance and support for international students and teachers. The university meets international students, offers them dormitory accommodation assistance, helps them solve daily life and social problems. Department of International Educational Programs – Oksana Skrauch,, tel. +7 3452 68-34-05.

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