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School of Petroleum Engineering
School of Geoscience and Technology
School of Mechanical Engineering
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
School of Material Science and Engineering
School of Computer Science (Software School )
School of Electronics and Information Engineering
School of Civil Engineering and Architecture
School of Sciences
School of Economics and Management
School of Liberal Arts and Law
School of Political Science
School of Foreign Languages

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The First SPE Culture Festival in SWPU


Colorado School of Mines Signed MOU with SWPU


SWPU Students Won Special Grade Prizein the 4th National Petroleum Engineering Knowledge Competition

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Campus Tour



Southwest Petroleum University (SWPU) is mainly located in Chengdu City, the capital city of Sichuan province. Founded in 1958, SWPU was originally named Sichuan Petroleum Institute. It was renamed Southwest Petroleum Institute (SWPI) in 1970. Achieving university status in 2005, it became Southwest Petroleum University (SWPU). Orig… More...


School Hospital

Comprising two campus hospitals of Nanchong campus hospital and Chengdu campus hospital, the school hospital of Southwest Petroleum University (SWPU) is a comprehensive hospital which is the only one recognized by the Ministry …


The library of SWPU is divided between two campuses: One is on the new campus in Xindu District, Chengdu,the other on the original campus in Nanchong. In Xindu the library has more than 21,000 square meters of floor space. Located in…