University partnerships: the power of the network
Innovation grows where business and education interact, which is why universities are a fundamental source of talent and ideas for Schlumberger. We develop and maintain strong relationships with hundreds of universities and colleges from various technical and cultural backgrounds worldwide. And over the years we have established a network within the leading Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics universities. Building partnerships with university students, faculties and administrators goes a long way toward furthering research, inspiring innovation, and building a vibrant talent pool. At Schlumberger we regard universities as powerhouses of innovation.
What is a job in oil and gas really like? Meet a Schlumberger Ambassador or Champion
There’s no better way to find out what it’s like to work for us than to talk to someone who does. Our Ambassadors and Champions play a key role in ensuring not only long-term relations with academia, but also keeping us at the forefront of research and innovation.
Our dedicated team of Schlumberger managers act as Ambassadors within a network of about 70 universities worldwide, making regular visits to the campuses and organizing visits to Schlumberger sites. Our Champions are Software Technology, Engineering and Manufacturing professionals that work to promote opportunities for collaboration and technology transfer with targeted science, engineering,and technology leading universities worldwide.
Student and graduate internships
As an intern you’ll be integrated into existing teams and get hands-on experience working on meaningful projects that are important to our business. You’ll receive an excellent introduction to our industry, our technology, and benefit from a head start when you graduate.
Discover what it’s like being an intern with us.
Supporting female engineers and scientists
Faculty for the Future, a program run by the Schlumberger Foundation, actively supports female engineers and scientists by providing fellowships and logistical support to encourage women to pursue academic careers in science and technology.
Inspired? Find out more.
Software for universities
Universities use the latest software developed by Schlumberger petrotechnical experts to instruct students as part of a course curriculum or to conduct academic research. Our software donation program offers commercial software developed by Schlumberger to selected colleges and universities at minimal or no cost. It gives students a real helping hand as they become proficient users of industry-standard software packages and platforms while developing essential skills for career readiness and progression. It also empowers educators and researchers to deliver results using the latest software technology available to the market. Renewable licenses, software maintenance, training, and technical support are also provided.
Are you a representative from an Academic or Research Institution? View the Software Donation Request Form