IFP School strengthens its university partnerships in Thailand and Singapore

18 January 2019
Christine Travers, Director of IFP School, signed a MoU with Chulalongkorn University

During a seminar organized by the Petroleum and Petrochemical College of Chulalongkorn to celebrate its 30th anniversary and its early partnerships, Christine Travers, Director of IFP School, signed a renewed cooperation agreement (MOU) on 18 December in Bangkok, with Professor Suwabun Chirachanchai, Director of the College, in the presence of Guillaume DA, Scientific and Academic Cooperation Officer of the French Embassy in Bangkok, and the President of Chulalongkorn University, Professor Guillaume DA. Bundhit Eua-arporn. The two institutions will thus continue to work together for the next 3 years as part of the "Petroleum Technology and Energy" master's degree at the Thai University and extend their partnership into the field of petrochemistry.

Christine Travers also visited the teams of the National University of Singapore (NUS), an IFP School partner, on 19 December to discuss the new joint master's degree in Petroleum Projects and Offshore Technology, which will start in August 2019. NUS and IFP School have also decided to work on the start of a second joint master's degree in the field of gas.

These meetings are part of the school's reinforced strategy to develop internationally through agreements and academic cooperation with prestigious universities, in particular to train talented people working in Asia.