SURI: Petroleum Engineering at the University of Texas

UT PGE hosts a summer research program called SURI (Summer Undergraduate Research Internship) where students come to UT and work alongside their faculty. They are always looking for undergraduate students to visit us and gain insight into the field of Petroleum Engineering. Right now, they are actively recruiting interns for summer 2016.  Details are below.

UT PGE is currently looking for talented undergraduates from across the country to visit our department and learn more about research in Petroleum Engineering. Petroleum engineering is an exciting field of professional dedicated to providing engery that powers a modern society. UT PGE is currently accepting applications looking for interns to work for 10 weeks in the summer of 2016 for a salary of $4000 plus on-campus housing, a meal plan, and travel to Austin. The interns will be mentored by a UT PGE faculty member and work on a project that is of interest to them. This is a great opportunity for an undergraduate to gain research experience and a taste of the grad school life. SURI will consider application students from all engineering and science majors with at least a 3.25 GPA. This program only accepts students who are U.S. Citizens or permanent residents. The deadline to apply is January 10, 2016.


Summer research is a great way to broaden your undergraduate experience. In addition to the opportunity highlighted above, summer research programs are available at institutions across the country and abroad.

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