Specialties - University oil and gas




Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas




Greetings from Rector


Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas is committed to achieving the excellence in education and research. With our university structure and high quality teaching departments, we place great emphasis on the student experience.  

  The university carries an international reputation for quality of Higher Education in the sphere of oil and gas. Making the right choice for your studies and choosing a quality institution are essential steps whatever your personal aspirations are when you graduate. You need to choose the right course at the university that best suits your needs. Whatever your chosen programme of study, we can assure you of the highest quality research opportunities and some exciting and rewarding thinking ahead.

   Our university will provide you with specialist skills, unique perspectives, deeper understanding, and all the tools you need to take your career forward, whether it is in industry, academia or beyond. Welcome to IFNTUOG!


General Information

The Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas


The Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas (IFNTUOG), established in 1967, is the market leader in providing high-level technical and non-technical training services to Ukraine’s energy sector – a major driver of Ukrainian economy. Recognizing its special obligations of training specialists for the oil and gas industry, our University offers a unique blend of teaching, training and industrially focused skills. All the available indicators of research standards and academic standing place IFNTUOG in the highest echelon of Ukrainian technical universities.

  IFNTUOG’s academic experience is firmly rooted in 15 schools comprising 54 departments that provide a wide choice of comprehensive programs at the baccalaureate (28), specialist (30), master (23) and doctoral levels (22). 11, 000 students from Ukraine and 37 countries can explore academic disciplines from drilling and reservoir engineering to management and translation.

   IFNUOG’s In-Service Institute offers lifelong professional development and certification programs to meet the demands of managerial staff and specialists in different branches.

   The University has long-established relations with the government, senior industry executives, and leading players in the national oil and gas (energy) sectors.

   IFNTUOG’s primary objective is to become a sustainable, effective and efficient school that will promote lifelong learning and embed internationalism into its activities.

   International contacts of the University are extensive. Their geography includes Poland, Canada, Hungary, Russia, Romania, Bulgaria, Germany, Austria, USA, Finland, Norway, Greece, Jordan, India, Pakistan, Vietnam, Turkey and others.

   The University participates in various international programs. The most recent projects are:

  1. E-Internationalization for collaborative learning (TEMPUS; January 2010 – January 2013)
  2. Innovation cross-university network for development of partnership with enterprises (Ukraine–Sweden (Royal Institute of Technology); February 2010 - January 2013);
  3.  Management of the contaminated sites with oil products (Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine; 2007-2013);
  4. Quality Assurance for Society–oriented Education, Research and Development (Ukraine-Slovakia; February 2011 – January 2013);
  5. Strengthening of local governments in the Transcarpathian Region (Ukraine) in respect of modern municipal management services and energy efficiency through a comprehensive utilisation of geothermal energy (Poland-Ukraine);
  6. Civics Education Development (Peace Corps, USA; June 2012 – October 2012);
  7. Unconventional gas – symposium funded by the USA (November 2012).



Department of Accounting and Auditing


Department of architectural design


Department of Automation of Technological Processes and Environmental Monitoring


Department of Business Economics


Department of Business Theory and Administration


Department of Chemistry


Department of Computer Systems and Networks


Department of Construction and Repair Oil and Gas Pipelines and Storage Facilities


Department of Ecological Engineering


Department of electricity supply and electrical equipment of industrial enterprises


Department of Field Petroleum Geophysics


Department of Geology and Survey of Oil and Gas Deposits


Department of Geology Theoretical Basis


Department of Geotechnogenic Safety and Geoinformatics


Department of Information Science


Department of Land Management and Cadastre


Department of Manufacturing Engineering of Oil and Gas Equipment


Department of Offshore Oil and Gas Technologies


Department of Oil and Gas Field Development and Operation


Department of Oil and Gas Hydromechanics


Department of Oil and Gas Transportation and Storing


Department of Oil and Gas Well Drilling Engineering


Department of Vital Functions Safety


Department of Wear Resistance and Recovery of Parts


Department of Well Logging


SubDepartment of Applied Mechanics


The Department of Technical Diagnostics and Monitoring