PPC At a Glance
24 years of experience, 1500 masters 160 PhD
Since its creation (1993) PPC has become a reference for the training of petroleum, petrochemical and polymer professional. With more than 1500 masters and 160 PhD graduates, PPC has the most extensive Alumini network in the related industries. PPC has based his success by focusing on excellence in research and teaching with a strong emphasis on English teaching by foreign professors. Here are some facts that give PPC its high rank:
25 Visiting professors every year
Excellence in teaching: the teaching at PPC is made in English by foreign and Thai professors (25 visiting professor per year) from the four partners university that are Case Western Reserve University, the University of Michigan, the University of Oklahoma and the Intitut Francais du Petrole (from france). Visiting professor from the partners universities teach at least 50% of every subjects. Student get exposed to foreign professor and different teaching methods.
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High level of collaboration with industrial partners
Industrial funding and collaborations with partners industry are a clear sign that professional are interested in PPC research and potential hiring of PPC graduates. PPC is clearly turned toward industry through numbers of events such as teaching seminar, co-funding of research project and student projects. PPC host Thai-Oil research lab and PPC professor are often working in partnership with academic and industry.
Specialty labs Bruker NMR lab NU-Plasma lab LECO-Thermo lab Rigaku-XRD lab TOP-PPC lab
PPC has built, in collaboration with various scientific equipment company, 5 specialty laboratory to provide student and professor with the best facilities. Located in the new research building these labs provide top of the line scientific equipment which makes PPC one of the best scientific center at chula. These include the Bruker NMR lab, the LECO-Thermo and Rigaku XRD labs. In 2015 PPC has setup the Nagoya University NU-PPC plasma laboratory. PPC is now equipt with several plamam system in gas and liquid phase. The lab provide a platform for the development of advance research in collaboration NU.