Indian Institute Of Petroleum

Established1960
AddressIndian Institute of Petroleum, P.O. IIP, Mohkampur, Dehradun, 248005, Uttarakhand, India
CityDehradun, Uttarakhand
Courses OfferedPGRPE, PhD
Institute LevelInstitue

Indian Institute of Petroleum is one of the leading constituent laboratories of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India, situated in Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand.Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP) was established through an act of parliament in the year 1959, it started functioning initially at New Delhi in 1960 and finally at Dehradun since 1963. 

In pursuit of excellence it sought initial organisational help from Institut Francais du Petrole (IFP), France, the world renowned petroleum research organisation, under UNESCO programme during 1960 to 1964.

About IIP (Indian Institute of Petroleum)

IIP is an ISO 9001 certified Institute since 1998, it is devoted to multidisciplinary areas of Research and Development in the downstream sector of hydrocarbon and related industry. The Institute has continued its efforts to grow into an internationally renowned R&D organisation, providing quality research and innovative technologies for the national and international market place.

Indian Institute of Petroleum has a strong infrastructure support for R&D activities and state-of-the-art facilities for analysis, evaluation and testing of crude oil, petroleum products, chemicals and catalysts.Technical assistance and consultancy is provided to refineries on various refining operation and related activities. Chemical analysis by state-of-the-art equipment and performance evaluation of petroleum products is conducted on standard engines. 

Lubricating oil, additives fuel, fuel saving additives and devices are evaluated by field trials. Testing and evaluation of fuels and oils for emission type approval, octane / cetane rating of gasoline/diesel fuel and rating of engine components is provided. IIP provides engine oil qualification certificates against BIS specifications.

Achievements of Indian Institute of Petroleum

On the mutually agreed terms and conditions, the technology is licensed to industry either on royalty basis or one-time cost basis. Within the scope of the license of the IIP Process granting the right to use IIP's know-how, IIP ensures:

Analytical Services in Indian Institute of Petroleum

Fully equipped with state-of-art facilities and expertise, the Institute provides analytical support to industry. Following is an indicative list of the Analytical Services being vided:

Evaluation Services in Indian Institute of Petroleum

Various petroleum products are evaluated for their performance by using state-of-art testing machines as well as by field trials. Some of evaluation services by IIP are:


Technical Services in IIP

Indian Institute of Petroleum is authorised for certification of following:

Types of Training Programme in Indian Institute of Petroleum

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