IIT Kharagpur inks MoU with ONGC's drilling institute for research

Updated: Oct 12 2022 6:11PM

Kolkata, Oct 12 (PTI) The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has signed a memorandum of understanding with an institute of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation to undertake several collaborative research and development projects.

The MoU with the Institute of Drilling Technology, Dehradun, was signed earlier this week. There are certain other processes that are needed to be formalised before the collaborative move was announced, an IIT Kharagpur spokesperson said on Wednesday.

The collaboration will highlight the industrial and interdisciplinary research efforts that are undertaken at the Deysarkar Centre of Excellence in Petroleum Engineering (DCEPE), the IIT Kharagpur said in a statement.