University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun was established in 2003. It is India's and Pan Asia's first Energy & Core Sector University.
UPES was established in the year 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand. With an ambitious vision and unique approach, UPES emerged as an innovative institution offering industry-focused specialised undergraduate and postgraduate courses, some of which cater to high-growth areas like cloud computing, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, aerospace engineering, mechatronics engineering, fine arts, big data analytics, public administration, machine design engineering, computer science, petroleum, graphic and gaming and so on.
UPES has a sprawling 44-acre campus in the lush and verdant environs of Dehradun. The university takes pride in offering its students a world-class academic infrastructure, multimedia-enabled classrooms, modern research labs, playing fields, food courts, hostels and facilities for curricular and extra-curricular activities. Its commitment to providing students a multifaceted all-round growth and development reflects in its superior track record of 90% placements year after year; indeed, it leverages its strategic partnerships with industry stalwarts for all its programs to create employable, bright and future-ready professionals. Given its industry-oriented programs and emphasis on holistic development, UPES graduates naturally become the preferred choice for employers. Thus, the university develops and hones future leaders for diverse high-growth sectors in India and globally.
The university’s singular purpose is to enable each one achieve their individual purpose in life, through the guiding light of knowledge. Each one is empowered to pursue dreams and PASSIONS in a meaningful and responsible manner. Each one is encouraged to foster professional development through imagination, innovation, specialised knowledge and critical-thinking. Each one is entrusted to become an active participant in transforming society, to go beyond oneself, to respect and inclusively contribute in a pluralistic world. Thus, enabling one to choose life-pathways that fulfil their individual purposes fruitfully.
UPES is approved by UGC and NAAC accredited, offers over 50 graduate and postgraduate programs in the high growth sectors of Oil & Gas, Power, Aviation, Shipping, Automobile, Infrastructure, Electronics, IT and Logistics & Supply Chain.
Through the Centre for Continuing Education (CCE) and Centre for Aviation Studies (CAS), UPES offer executive programs through distance learning mode for the working professionals. Since its inception, UPES has emerged as a world-class institution; dedicated to developing super-specialized, ready to deploy managers and engineers for domain specific Industry.
UPES is committed to provide training, research, consultancy or outreach services in energy & allied areas. Moreover, within a very short span of time, UPES has become the institution of choice for students and corporate in the energy and core sectors.
UPES is pro-actively involved in research and development activities. University of Petroleum and Energy Studies is situated in a picturesque, 30-acre spacious campus in Pondha valley, Dehradun.
To be an Institution of Global standing for developing professionally competent talent contributing to nation building.
More than 80% placement for five years
Launched a Nano Satellite (UPESSAT) and has been recognized by NASA for its efforts in System Engineering
Recognized by UGC and BCI
Grade 'B' accreditation by NAAC
Programs accredited by Energy Institute, UK
ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified
Collaboration with industries, institutes and 100+ universities for joint research, academic, faculty-student exchange program etc.
Recognized as a 'Research Institution' by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR)
Member of International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and International Association of Universities (IAU)
Faculty qualified from IITs, IIMs and reputed foreign universities
Scholarships for meritorious and deserving students
Opportunity to meet with eminent professionals via seminars, workshops and conferences
Dr. OM Prakash c-d B.E, M.Tech, Ph.D
Dr. Raj Kishore Tripathi - AMIE, M.Tech, Ph.D
Dr. Anirban Sengupta - B.E, MMA, Ph.D
Dr. Nikhil Kulshrestha - M.A, PGDBM, Ph.D
Dr. Tabrez Ahmad - B.Sc (Hons), DIM, LL.M, Ph.D
Summer Internships are mandatory for all graduates and post graduate students
The minimum duration of Summer Internships is 8 weeks to a maximum of six months
All students are required to make a presentation & submit the projects at the end of their internship
Students have successfully, interned with companies like L&T,GMR, ABB, DLF, Cairn, Essar, Shapoorji & Pallonji, ONGC, IOCL, HPCL, HAL, GE, Emerson Process Management, Adani Gas, L&T Infotech, Maersk Line etc
Scholarship and Financial Aid
College offers scholarships (part and full tuition fee waiver) in specific programs and awarded purely on the basis of academic merit cum means, and are at the sole discretion of the scholarship committee
25% concession on Tuition Fee for Uttarakhand domicile students ,subject to fulfillment of the following conditions by the student:
The student’s gross annual family income should not be more than Rs. 3 lakhs
The student should be in possession of a valid ‘Sthai Niwas Praman Patra’ (domicile certificate) from the State of Uttarakhand
The student should have done schooling & passed Class X and Class XII from Uttarakhand (this condition may be relaxed for wards of Defence personnel subject to production of posting certificate outside the state issued by competent authority)
Tie-up with two of India’s leading nationalized banks to facilitate students’ access to easy education loans:
State Bank of India
Oriental Bank of Commerce
The Education loans provide coverage for expenses including program fees and hostel fees
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|Bachelor of Business Administration in Aviation Operations||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Business Administration in Oil & Gas Marketing||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
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|Bachelor of Technology in Aerospace Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Aerospace Engineering with specialization in Avionics Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Applied Petroleum Engineering with specialization in Gas||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Applied Petroleum Engineering with specialization in Upstream||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Automotive Design Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering with specialization in Refining & Petrochemicals||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering with specialization in Infrastructure Development||Full Time||6 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Electronics Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Fire & Safety Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Geo Informatics Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Geo Science Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Material Science Engineering with Specialization in Nano Technology)||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Mechatronics Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Bachelor of Technology in Power System Engineering||Full Time||4 Years|
|Master of Technology in Computational Fluid Dynamics||Full Time||2 Years|
|Master of Technology in Energy Systems||Full Time||2 Years|
|Master of Technology in Health Safety & Environmental Engineering||Full Time||2 Years|
|Master of Technology in Petroleum Exploration||Full Time||2 Years|
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|Master of Technology in Process Design Engineering||Full Time||2 Years|
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