University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun : Courses, Fees, Placements, Ranking, Admission 2022

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University of Petroleum and Energy Studies

Dehradun, Uttarakhand

https://www.upes.ac.in/

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun is NAAC and NIRF Ranked University in Uttarakhand

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About

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun was established in the year 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand. Approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), it is ranked 46th for MBA by Outlook 2020 and No. 1 Private Institute in Uttarakhand by Outlook-ICARE 2019. As the first institute to introduce industry internship to faculty, it sports academic collaborations with 40 international partners across 18 countries.

UPES offers a vast array of industry-aligned and specialised degree and doctoral programmes through its eight distinct schools specialising in Engineering, Computer Science, Law, Design, Business, Health Sciences, Modern Media and Smart Agriculture. This University also offers CCE–Distance Learning Programs to students through its exclusive learning and development centre.

UPES Dehradun Highlights

Year of establishment

2003

Campus

Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Campus size

42 acre

Recognised by

UGC, AIU Member, NAAC Accreditation (Grade 'B')

College rankings (2019)

- Ranked 51-75 for MBA by NIRF

- Ranked 51-75 for Private MBA by NIRF

- Ranked 82 for MBA by Composite Rank

Modes of education

Full-time, Distance Learning

Number of courses offered

229 courses across 16 streams

Total no. of seats

6,000+

Types of scholarships

- Exclusive Scholarship for All Girl Students

- Merit-based Scholarship

- Uttarakhand State Board Toppers Scholarships

- GATE Scholarship

Highest salary offered (2019)

- Rs 44 LPA (International)

- Rs 23 LPA (National)

Official website

www.upes.ac.in

Gender intake

Co-ed

Application mode (when admissions are open)

Online/Offline

Total faculty

580+

UPES Dehradun Admission Process

The process of UPES Admission 2020 can be completed via both offline as well as online mode. Admissions to certain courses offered by this University are either done on the basis of merit / national level entrance exam scores or basis the score in entrance exams that are conducted by UPES. Admissions criteria of courses offered this University along with related entrance exams / eligibility are listed below:

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UPES Dehradun Courses

This university offers a vast range of UG, PG and doctoral level programmes to students across 16 specialisations. It also imparts distance learning education to candidates for a number of courses.  

Below listed are some of the popular courses offered by this University along with their eligibility criteria and course fee structure:

Course NameEligibilityCourse Fee (in Rs lakh)

BTech (Hons)

Qualifying exam: UPESEAT

Eligibility: Aggregate score of 50% in Class 12 and Class 10

16.05

MBA

Qualifying exam: UPESMET

Eligibility: Graduation in any discipline

13.34

BBA

- Marketing Management

- Aviation Management

- Oil & Gas Marketing

Aggregate score of 50% at Class 12 and Class 10

8.41

BDes in Graphics and Communication Design

Qualifying exam: UPES DAT

Eligibility: Aggregate score of 50% at Class 12 and Class 10 +

16.05

MTech in Computational Fluid Dynamics

Aggregate score of 60% at Class 12 and Class 10 and BTech/ BE in Aerospace/ Aeronautical/ Mechanical/ Civil/ Chemical Engineering with minimum 60% marks

5.57

UPES Dehradun Placements

As per the information available on the official website of this University, presented below are some highlights of UPES placements 2019:

  • The placement success rate was 94%
  • Total 2,361 students opted for placements, out of which 2,200+ students got placed
  • Over 560 national and international recruiters visited the campus, including Accenture, Ashok Leyland, Baker Hughes, Adani, Amazon, Anand & Anand, Byjus, Decathlon, Exxon Mobil, Dell R&D, Deloitte, EY, FedEx, Haliburton, L&T, LinkedIn, Protivity Global, Schlumberger, Vedanta, to name a few
  • BTech Computer Science Engineering student was offered the highest package of Rs 44 LPA whereas students from Computer Science bagged maximum package of Rs 30 LPA by international firms
  • Students from Design specialisation secured 100% placements with an average salary package of Rs 6.34 LPA

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UPES Dehradun Scholarships

This University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) offers a number of scholarships that are listed below:

  • Exclusive Scholarship for All Girl Students, which is renewed on yearly basis the attendance (which should be at least 75%)
  • MTech scholars are given GATE Scholarships (amounting to Rs 12,400 per month for 70 percentile scorers) and a Research Grant of Rs 50,000, basis the guidelines stated by the University.

Apart from this, students enrolling in BTech, LLB, BBA and MBA courses have the option to apply for:

  • Merit Based Scholarship
  • Scholarship for Uttarakhand State Board Toppers
  • A tuition fee waiver of 25% (boys) and 35% (girls) students in the first year

Scholarships offered in other programmes are presented in the table below:

ProgrammesEligibility CriteriaScholarship (in %)* 

BA, BCom, BSc and BCA

Minimum 75% in Class 10 & 12

50% waiver on 5% seats in each programme

B Pharmacy, BBA, Boptometry, BTech, Dpharmacy, LLB and

B Physiotherapy

Minimum 75% in Class 10 & 12

50% waiver on 10% seats in each programme

B Design

Minimum 80% in Class 10 & 12

50% waiver on 10% seats in each programme

MA and MSc

Minimum 60% in Class 10, 12, & Graduation

50% waiver on 5% seats in each programme

M Design and MTech

Minimum 60% in Class 10, 12, & Graduation

50% waiver on 10% seats in each programme

LLM

Minimum 75% in Class 10, 12 & Graduation

50% waiver on 10% seats in each programme

*Only tuition fee waiver for first semester is provided.


FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies is a private university located in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. The university is known for its specialisation in petroleum, energy and power.

UPES offers various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes under eight different schools specialising in Engineering, Computer Science, Law, Design, Business, Health Sciences and Smart Agriculture.

Yes, UPES is a prestigious University which is ranked 46th for MBA by Outlook 2020. Also, it has been recognised as No. 1 Private Institute in Uttarakhand by Outlook-ICARE 2019.

The university offers 14 undergraduate courses in different streams such as Engineering, Management, Law, Medical, Technology and much more.

Yes, UPES offers admission to international students as well. The candidates can apply online through the official website of the university for the complete application process.

Yes, UPES also offers CCE–Distance Learning Programs to students through its exclusive learning and development centre.

This course has a total fee of Rs 16.05 lakh.

BDes and MDes are offered under the School of Design. BDes is offered in 10 different specialisations and MDes is offered in seven different specialisations.

As per information available in the official website of this University, placement success rate in 2018-2019 was 94%. The national and international recruiters who visited the campus for hiring include Baker Hughes, Adani, Amazon, Byjus, Decathlon, Accenture, Ashok Leyland, Exxon Mobil, Dell R&D, Haliburton, L&T, LinkedIn, Deloitte, EY, FedEx, Protivity Global, Schlumberger, Vedanta, to name a few.

UPEs offers different types of scholarships which majorly include Exclusive Scholarship for All Girl Students, Merit-based Scholarship, Uttarakhand State Board Toppers Scholarships and Gate Scholarship for students enrolling in different courses.

Yes, UPES has separate hostels for girls and boys that are allotted on first come first serve basis. These hostels are well-equipped with all basic necessities such as laundry, mess, Wi-Fi and more.