Petroleum Engineering students of the Baku Higher Oil School are taking internship at Neft Dashlari (Oil Rocks) Oil & Gas Extraction Department (OGED) of Azneft Production Union. Within the frames of the internship programme, Gochali Mahmudov, Head of OGED, Zeynal Abdullayev, Deputy Head on Social Issues, Zabit Ahmadov, Head of Gas Production and Transportation Department and other members of managing staff met with the students and talked about the available conditions underlining the significance of the practical knowledge for their future career. Also, the students were instructed on the platform wells and safety regulations.
According to the programme, the engineers are familiarizing BHOS 2nd year students with offshore drilling, field exploration, processing and export operations, as well as oil extraction and modern processing technologies. They are working under the temporary working agreement as an engineer or an operator and upon completion of the internship they will be paid for the work based on the fulfilled functions. The students are fulfilling the assigned duties under the supervision of experienced employees.
Moreover, students are accommodated at special dormitories and after 8-9-hour work usually spend their leisure playing volleyball, football, table tennis, billiard, etc. The internship opportunities provided for students by SOCAR and BHOS supports enrichment of their academic knowledge facilitating their development as highly qualified potential specialists with the abilities to further compete in the global labor market.