37 managers and specialists completed the course of studies in the CATQM&M

A group of 37 managers and specialists from NK Rosneft, Gazprom, Surgutneftegaz, Tatneft, LUKOIL, TNG-Group, Geostra RPC, INK-Service and TechnoTrading (Kazakhstan) have  completed their studies at the Center for Advanced Training, Quality Management and Marketing  of IGPT KFU on  the programs  “Litho-facial and formation analysis of oil-and-gas stratum”, “Interpretation of open-hole GIS data”, “Petroleum engineering for oil and gas industry professionals”, ”Geophysics: geophysical well logging. " (more…)


KFU and Gazprom Neft start cooperation in Domanic deposits exploration

At the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies of  Kazan Federal University, an official ceremony of signing a cooperation agreement between KFU and “Technological Center Bazhen”, a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft, took place. The document was signed by Danis Nourgaliyev, the Vice-rector for Research of  KFU and the Director of IGPT,  and Kirill Strizhnev, General Director of Bazhen Technology Center. (more…)


The “Seismic facies analysis” program has been completed at the CATQM&M

A group of  19 managers and specialists of  Rosneft, Lukoil , Rosgeologiya and  Roсsar Servisez  improved their qualifications on the ‘”Seismic Facial Analysis”  program at Kazan University. It was Imperial Kazan University  where Nikolai Alekseevich Golovkinsky,  the author of the “facies law”, a  Russian geologist and hydrogeologist,  Doctor of Geology and Mineralogy worked. (more…)


KFU and Rosneft on the way to new joint projects

The presentation days of  Rosneft were held at the Institute of Geology and  Petroleum  Technologies of  Kazan  Federal University.

Within the framework of this event 27 managers and specialists of Rosneft got acquainted with the university’s infrastructure and capabilities of the laboratories in the field of oil production, refining and petrochemistry, and held meetings and negotiations with the management of the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies. (more…)


Head of Transneft Chief Metrologist Department has been provided a retraining program at KFU

Almaz Idrisov, Head of the Department of Chief Metrologist of the leading pipeline PAO Transneft   company, upgraded his skills at the Center for  Advanced Training, Quality Management and Marketing  of  the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies of Kazan Federal University upon the program “Metrological assurance for oil and oil products, associated oil and natural gas   measurements and observance of  sound accounting principles ". (more…)


Rosneft Open Days at Kazan Federal University

A major event, ” Rosneft” Open Days”, was held at  Kazan Federal University, that included a two-day highly topical program for both the students and faculty members. Cooperation agreement between Kazan Federal University and Rosneft provided maximum opportunities for interaction between all participants: a job fair, a new master program, interactive business simulation games, lectures and seminars delivered by the managers and specialists of the largest oil and gas producing company etc. (more…)


Kazan Federal University provided training of Cuban oil workers on a unique program in Havana

A  group of 20 managers and specialists  of Cupet  oil company have completed an advanced training program provided by the Center for Advanced Training, Quality Management and Marketing of the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies in Havana. (more…)


82 trainees have completed additional professional education programs over the past week

A group of 82 managers and specialists of  CUPET, Rosneft,  Lukoil, Surgutneftegaz, TATNEFT, Gazprom , MNKT, SERVIS NNK, Sevmorneftegeofizika,  Geotech successfully completed their studies on 13 additional professional education programs at the Center for Continuing Education, Quality Management and Marketing. Two of the programs were provided as on-site training:  in Havana (Cuba) and Almetyevsk.

Another event of current interest is the annual seminar "Actual issues of organizing and conducting geodetic, surveying, land use works and remote sensing techniques of the Earth in surveying”, with the participation of ministries and government departments of the Republic of Tatarstan. The event lasted for five days and included both theoretical studies at IGPT and practical classes provided by Astronomy and Space Geodesy Department of the Institute of Physics.


During the seminar, topical issues of surveying and improving geodynamic safety during exploitation of hydrocarbon deposits, issues of improving the regulatory framework for surveying operations, modern hardware and software solutions from the top software programming leader for geodesy, surveying and mapping have been considered.

“Conducting such large-scale courses and cooperation with the participants of ongoing programs made it possible to design new educational projects. An agreement has been reached on providing a new program “Work of Mining Surveyors of Oil and Gas Enterprises using the ArcGis program” for TATNEFT in May this year. The possibility of training mining engineers at the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies is considered. In addition, cooperation with Trimble has been expanded,” said Ildus Chukmarov, Deputy Director of IGPT, Director of the Center for Advanced Training, Quality Management and Marketing.

Also the programs “Oil and gas traps, hydrocarbon reservoir modeling”, “Field geology and reservoir properties”, “Fundamentals of exploration activities” and “Major aspects of geological modeling”, implemented by the  teachers of the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies in unique laboratories of  KFU, have been highly praised by the participants.


IGPTof KFU introduces new technologies of distance education

In the Incubator of distant educational projects of the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies at KFU, a webinar of Mikhail Karavanov, Trimble (USA) official representative, was held. The lecturer tells about the use of the Trimble SX10 scanning tacheometer via  the example of the historical building of the Astronomical Observatory of Kazan University. (more…)