The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) is a private University in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. It was established in 2003 through the UPES Act, 2003, of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand. UPES is a UGC-recognised, multi-disciplinary university, with a sprawling 44-acre campus in the safe and scenic environs of Dehradun.
It offers unique and specialised undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. At UPES, students are offered world-class academic infrastructure, multimedia-enabled classrooms, modern research labs, large expanse of sports fields all around the campus, food courts, hostels and other facilities for curricular and extracurricular activities. With industry-alignment and emphasis on holistic development, UPES graduates have been the preferred choice for employers, reflected in its superior track record of over 90% placements year-on-year. Thus, the university develops and hones future leaders for diverse high-growth sectors, both in India and overseas.
- Ranked 66 in GoI MHRD NIRF Ranking 2020
- Ranked No.1 Private Institute in Uttarakhand and among top15 B-Schools in North India (By Outlook-ICARE India Rankings 2020)
- 92% Placement* Record
- MBA (Oil and Gas) and MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management) accredited by IACBE
- UPES School of Business have 90+ faculty members (60+ faculty are Ph.D.) from reputed universities.