STUDENTS OF GUBKIN UNIVERSITY VISITED RHINE-WESTPHALIAN TECHNICAL AACHEN UNIVERSITY

From 19th till 22th of August delegation of students from Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, consisting of 10 representatives of Gubkin University SPE Student Chapter, had fieldtrip to Aachen (Germany).

Our delegation visited Rhine-Westphalian Technical Aachen University (RWTH University) with the aim of exchange of experience between universities and strengthening international cooperation. Representatives of SPE chapters of both universities told about their activities, discussed possible joint projects and checked their knowledges in professional game called «PetroOlympic Games» organized by Gubkin SPE Chapter. Also, during the trip our students visited «Schlumberger» office (Aachen), glassblowing factory (Monschau) and petrochemical powerplant «INEOS» in Cologne.

In addition to the official part of the visit, the Gubkin University delegation visited the fascinating town of Monschau, saw the sights of Cologne and passed the geological routes in Germany, the Netherlands and partly Belgium.

The delegation of the Gubkin University SPE Student Chapter expresses its gratitude to the section of the Gubkin University for their support in conducting this visit, as well as the Rhine-Westphalian Technical University (especially Joschka Roeth) for good reception of the delegation and the organization of rich and interesting program.