In the period from 30 to 31 March 2019 in LLP «Higher College APEC Petrotechnic» (Atyrau, Kazakhstan) the third annual international Olympiad in the oil and gas industry was held. It was attended by 40 students from universities of Kazakhstan and Russia. Russia was represented by 7 students from technical universities of Moscow, Perm and Tyumen.
Ilya Sadilov, a first-year master’s student from Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, represented Moscow and his university. Ilya’s team, which was mixed from different students, took 4th place at the end of the Olympiad. Within two days, the participants, divided into 8 teams consisting of 5 people, passed several tests and examined their theoretical knowledge in the game format.
The entire Olympiad consisted of 5 different stages. The first day included first two stages, and the remaining three stages fell on the second day. The winners of the Olympiad were awarded with medals and were given the opportunity to pass a 3-month internship in the oil company of Kazakhstan.