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University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Dehradun

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Established : 2003 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : AICTE

About University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Dehradun

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies is situated in Dehradun, established in 2003. It is a private University that offers quality education to UG and PG students. The University offers a diverse curriculum aimed at professional growth. It has received several national awards and is ranked as the country's best private University. The University is UGC and AICTE-approved for its efficient functioning. The University offers various courses, including engineering, architecture, medicine, business, and education. MAT, GATE, and University level entrance exam are accepted for UPES Dehradun course admission and merit seating are available for candidates with high scores. Fees are payable online or by debit card or credit card. Students can choose from various departments with the best faculty in their field.

The University has over 42 acres of campus to offer. There are a total of 445 faculty members, which inclusive of teaching and non-teaching faculty. Some facilities are libraries, hostel accommodation, scholarship provisions, and more for UPES students. 

Highlights of UPES

Name of the University 

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Dehradun



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University Type

Private University

Courses offered

UG, PG, and Ph.D. courses

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Campus area

42 acres

Mode of application

Online and offline

Admission criteria

Merit and Entrance exam based

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Rankings

The UPES academic excellence was assessed along with its citations and references, contributing to its overall ranking. In addition, the rankings include its impact on three areas: quality education, economic development, and learning experience. Here are some of the well-reputed UPES Dehradun NIRF rankings secured by the University. 

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Other UPES rankings are:

  • IndiaToday ranked the University for its MBA performance with 74th rank in 2020.
  • The Outlook magazine has given the University 29th rank for B –Tech performance in 2021.
  • For the MBA results and overall performance of UPES, Outlook ranked the University with 27 and 22 rank, respectively, in 2020.
  • In 2022, the Week magazine ranked the University in 68th position for its B-Tech results.

University of Petroleum & Energy Studies Courses offered 

The UPES has been established to provide a quality education that reflects a holistic view of life. UPES offers undergraduate and graduates degrees and certificates in many different fields. The candidates must meet the UPES eligibility criteria before applying for the course. Also, the University will accept entrance exam scores with valid cut-off scores. All the courses offered at UPES, along with specializations and UPES Dehradun fees structure in the below table: 



Fees Structure


Aerospace Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Refining, and Petrochemicals Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Upstream & Applied Petroleum Engineering, Civil Engineering, Gas & Applied Petroleum Engineering, Mechatronics, Food Technology, Avionics Engineering, Automotive Design Engineering, Geo-Informatics Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering, Safety And Fire Engineering, Metallurgical And Materials Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Renewable Engineering, Material Science & Nano Technology

3.52 lakhs


Microbiology, Actuarial Science, Food, Nutrition & Dietetics, Clinical Research

1.36 lakhs


Journalism and Mass Communication, Public Policy and Administration, Events, Public Relations & Corporate Communications, Advertising + Digital Marketing, Digital Media

2.5 lakhs


Aviation, Foreign Trade, Digital Marketing, Human Resource Management, Oil & Gas Marketing, Marketing, Financial Analysis & Services, Event Management & PR, Logistics Management, Hospitality & Tourism, Family Business & Entrepreneurship, Operations Management, Analytics & Big Data, Hospital & Healthcare Management, Auto Marketing

2.98 lakhs



3.56 lakhs



1.9 lakhs



4.86 lakhs


Internet of Things, Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance

1.42 lakhs


Fashion, Product Design, Transportation Design, User Interactive, and User Experience Design

5.63 lakhs


Business Law, International Trade And Economic Law, Technology Law, Energy Laws

2.22 lakhs


Health, Safety, and Environment Managemen; Petroleum Engineering; Renewable Energy Engineering And Management; Computer Science And Engineering; Automation & Robotics; Pipeline Engineering, Structural Engineering, Energy System Engineering; Chemical Process Design, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Disaster Management, Rotating Equipment

3.1 lakhs


Chemistry, Microbiology, Petroleum and Geo-Science, Nutrition and Dietetics, Clinical Research, Agronomy, Physics, Geoinformatics, Mathematics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry

1.73 lakhs



1.96 lakhs


Fashion, Product Design, Transportation Design, User Interactive, and User Experience Design

5.63 lakhs


Criminal Law, Labour Law, Constitutional Law, Energy Laws

3.4 lakhs



3.24 lakhs


Human Resource Management, Finance, Marketing Management, Operations

2.98 lakhs

B.Com + LLB

Legal Compliance & Secretarial Practices, Taxation Law, Media & Entertainment Law

3.24 lakhs

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Admission process

The UPES of Dehradun offers several courses. To apply for the interesting courses, students must submit an application form, which may be filled in online or printed and filled out by hand. The UPES application form must be submitted along with the required documents. The UPES Dehradun official website will provide details for the application process. To learn more about UPES Dehradun admission criteria, You can also visit the University's admission office to download an application form. Be sure to fill in all details and upload the applicant's photograph and other docs. You can also send an application form via postal mail or by DD payable to the University.

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Placements 

UPES has a dedicated placement cell and gives good placement offers to its students. It has a 94 percent placement record in the current academic year, and more than 2300 students were placed. It also offers on-campus placements. In addition, 560 recruiters work with the University. 

Some of the placement statistics are:

  • The total number of offers made is 3800+
  • The number of placement sectors is above 20
  • The UPES's highest package is INR 50 LPA.
  • The UPES average package is INR 8.7 LPA.
  • Some top recruiters participating in the campus drive are Airbus, Boeing, Deloitte USI, Ernst & Young, KPMG, etc.  

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Hostel facility 

Students of UPES can enjoy accommodation for the ones who cannot travel to the University daily. The University offers hostels for boys and girls individually. They have spacious rooms in the hostels equipped with modern facilities and feature a large TV, internet connection, and other amenities. The hostel will accommodate over 3000 students. They also have installed solar heaters and water purifiers for their students. The UPES Dehradun hostel fees are between 1.57 lakhs to 1.98 lakhs per annum. 

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Dehradun Course fee structure

MBA - Power Management Request 2 years
MBA - Oil and Gas Management Request 2 years
MBA - Infrastructure Management Request 2 years
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By Deepak
Class of 2021

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Dehradun is one of the best universities in Uttarakhand, and it is ranked by NIRF (56th). I am pursuing a B Tech course in Mechanical Stream.UPES admissions for B Tech, based on the UPESEAT Entrance Exam, will be organized by the university itself. The UPES fee structure for the B Tech course costs approximately 3 Lakhs per annum; hence, the fee charges around 13 Lakhs for the entire course duration.

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Asked question

What is the UPES NIRF Ranking?
Asked by Guest
replied on 11-Mar-2022 19:32:50

In 2021, UPES was featured among NIRF Top 100 Engineering Institutes. Under this category, UPES secured 91st Rank. UPES Dehradun NIRF Ranking in 2020 was 167th. Whereas in 2019, it got 145th Rank. All these NIRF rankings were achieved for B Tech.

Is there any entrance test? Or can I get direct admission in UPES for MBA ?
Asked by Guest
replied on 11-Mar-2022 19:33:05

Yes, UPES will organize the entrance exam known as UPESMET. (UPES Management Entrance Test) To secure MBA Admission in UPES, candidates must register for this exam as the main step. However, UPES also offer admission based on national level exam scores. It accepts NMAT, CAT, CMAT, MAT, NMAT or XAT. But students who are applying based on national level exam scores have to meet the UPES Dehradun MBA Cut off criteria. In case, if they have scored below the cut off, they must sit for UPESMAT. For example, MAT qualifiers have to score above 87 percentile. If they score below, then they are not eligible to apply through MAT. And, for each exam, cut off varies.

What is the MBA fees structure of UPES Dehradun?
Asked by Guest
replied on 11-Mar-2022 19:33:17

UPES Dehradun MBA fees will cost around INR 6.86 overall annual fees. On a semester basis, candidates must pay INR 2.5 Lakhs as tuition fees and administrative charges, which cost 85k.

What is the fees of B Pharma in UPES?
Asked by Guest
replied on 07-Mar-2022 19:39:45

UPES fees for B Pharma cost approximately INR 2.05 Lakhs for four years.

Contact Information

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0135 - 2776201

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Bidholi Campus Office Energy Acres , P.O. Bidholi Via-Prem Nagar, Dehradun, Uttarakhand , India

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