Petroleum and Gas University of Ploieşti Universitatea Petrol-Gaze din Ploieşti – L'Université Pétrole-Gaz de Ploieşti (UPG) 



top General Information


Street:b-dul Bucureşti, nr. 39


Post Code:100680

Tel.:+40(244) 57-31-71

Fax:+40(244) 57-58-47


Institution Funding



Founded 1948 as Petroleum and Gas Institute of Bucharest. Moved to Ploieşti 1973 and acquired present status and title 1994.

Academic Year

October to July (October-February; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Bacalaureat)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education and Research

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Mihai Pascu Coloja

Job title:Rector

top Divisions

Faculty : Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Administration, Chemistry, Cultural Studies, English, French, Mathematics and Computer Science, Modern Languages, Philology, Physics, Secretarial Studies

Faculty : Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Management

Faculty : Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Machine Building, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Equipment and Maintenance

Faculty : Petroleum Engineering and Gas Engineering

Fields of study:Geology, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Production Engineering

Faculty : Petroleum Refining and Petrochemistry

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering

top Degrees

Diploma de Licenţă

Fields of study:Business Administration, Educational Sciences, Engineering, Engineering Management, Literature, Mathematics and Computer Science, Modern Languages

Diplomă de Master

Fields of study:Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Educational Sciences, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, Information Technology, Management, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Philology

Diplomă de Doctor

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services


Cultural Activities

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

Updated on 03-04-2015