MOL Group awards the winners of the UPPP competition 2015
MOL Group proudly announced the winners of the UPPP competition. The team Oil Fnatic with three students from the University of Miskolc in Hungary ranked as the number one team of the UPPP competition, beating 1,113 participating teams. During the two-day live final event in Budapest the top five teams competed by solving real-life tasks that face the oil and gas industry.
“We congratulate the top teams for winning this unique competition and thank all participants for the energy and hard work they demonstrated over the past few months. Our talent acquisition programs prove that MOL Group found a successful and adventurous way to attract young talents, which help us to overcome the critical generation gap the global oil and gas industry faces. We are proud to see that we managed to increase the number of participants and for the first time we opened up the program to all the countries in the world.”, said Zdravka Demeter Bubalo, HR Vice President of MOL Group.
This year the number of participants increased significantly, from 972 teams in 2014, to 1,114 teams in 2015. Students with a major field of study of geoscience, petro-technical or engineering project management were invited to enrol in the online competition from September 24th to October 15th 2015.