Introduction to University
China University of Petroleum (UPC) is a national key university directly affiliated to the Ministry of Education and a member of the “211 Project” and “985 project innovation platform for well-established disciplines” universities. In 2017, it has been listed among the national plan of Double First-class Construction. It is co-constructed by Ministry of Education, five leading petroleum and petrochemical companies (CNPC, SINOPEC, CNOOC, CHINA SHENHUA and YANCHANG PETROLEUM) and Shandong Province. Honored as “the cradle of Petroleum talents”, UPC is an important base of high-level talents education for petroleum and petrochemical industry and has already developed into a multi-disciplinary and well-rounded university focusing on petroleum and engineering.
After more than sixty years of development, China University of Petroleum has become an engineering-oriented university and characteristics of petroleum science and formed a system with various disciplines such as science, management, liberal arts, the science of law and economics. With more determination and confidence, it is striving for the goal of 'to be a high-level research-oriented university with its petroleum discipline reaching the world-class level and all disciplines developed comprehensively.”