University of Houston Signs MoU with Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy

The University of Houston, Texas has signed an MoU with the Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) to build scientific and technical knowledge through joint research. The agreement was signed at Houston by IIPE founding director VSRK Prasad and UH vice provost for global strategies and studies, Jaime Ortiz. 
It covers key areas of possible collaboration in faculty exchanges, offshore and onshore petroleum engineering, process control systems and process safety in all chemical engineering fields and non-conventional energy areas.
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Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018- 
  • IIPE was established in 2016 in Andhra Pradesh initiated by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.