About Hydrocarbon

Hydrocarbons refer to the naturally occurring organic chemical compounds that primarily consist of carbon and hydrogen atoms. Hydrocarbons are classified into 3 categories i.e., saturated, unsaturated, and aromatic hydrocarbons.

Duration of course: 3,6,11 month

Hydrocarbons play a vital role in meeting the energy needs of society as the main source of the deriving energy on Earth is fossil fuels such as crude oil, coal, petroleum, natural gas, petrol, diesel, and kerosene oil, and these fossil fuels are made up of these hydrocarbons.

Why Skill Development Program in Hydrocarbon?

A skill development course in Hydrocarbons aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the basics of hydrocarbons. This includes insights into various types of hydrocarbons, their molecular structures, associated reactions, and the methods through which energy can be generated from these compounds. This will help students to make a career in the field of research, or secure jobs in energy-related industries such as petroleum refineries and chemical plants. 

This Hydrocarbon skill development program has been approved by the UGC and holds credibility in both the public and private sectors. As hydrocarbons play a crucial role in the energy requirements of the world, qualified professionals with knowledge of this domain are offered diverse job opportunities with good packages. 

Course Key Highlights

University Name

Glocal University


Saharanpur, UP

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Course Type


Minimum Education


Required Age


Mode of Education


Course Fee

3-month course - 10000-12000/-

6-month course - 15000-18000/-

11-month course - 22000-25000/-

Specializations in Hydrocarbon





Career Opportunities After Hydrocarbon Skill Development Course

  • Process Engineer
  • Petrophysicist
  • Geophysicist
  • Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) Specialist
  • LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) Engineer
  • Refinery Operator
  • Pipeline Engineer
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Manager
  • HSE Auditor
  • Energy Economist
  • Quality Control Analyst
  • Project Manager (Oil and Gas Projects)
  • Sales and Marketing Representative (Oil and Gas)
  • Petroleum Geologist
  • Environmental Consultant (Oil and Gas)

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