The culture of initiative and innovation is the foundation of pedagogy at UPES. The unique ‘Teach and Practice’ approach and use of advanced technology for dissemination of knowledge ensure that journey of students from classroom to the corporate world is successful.
Continuous student-faculty interaction, focused study tours/industry visits, summer internships, industry based dissertations and innovative project work are few factors that contribute in making this journey fruitful, memorable and advantageous for the students.
UPES adopts a progressive teaching methodology which makes the teaching and learning process systematic, transparent, student friendly and result oriented. UPES believes in providing equal opportunity to all.
Learning through practical application and interaction with industry experts is equally important along with the learning that takes place within the four walls. UPES transforms the learning process through a dynamic approach as the university combines conventional learning with sector specific curriculum and significant industry exposure. Faculty members and students from UPES are encouraged to attend delivered lectures at various national and international conferences in India and abroad. The university has also organized several national and international conferences, symposia, work-shops, round tables, which are attended by eminent personalities with strong academic background as well as industry leaders. Learning through practice is encouraged at UPES. To impart effective learning, industry visits, field visits, case studies, excursions and role play exercises are infused in the learning process. Some of the prominent aspects of teaching methodology followed at UPES are:
- Highly specialized programs
- Experiential learning
- Industrial Tours
- Lectures from Industry Stalwarts
- Regular Workshops, Conferences & Training
- Sector Specific Seminars for deeper insight
- International academic alliances with reputed institutions across the globe
The faculty members at UPES are highly qualified and experienced in their respective fields, with strong track records and. The student-mentor relationship at UPES is such where the essential elements of progressive learning – friendship, understanding, transparency and mutual respect prevail. The faculty members are reputed and conversant in their respective areas of specialization. Some of the faculty members are involved with the industry and academia for providing consultancy and academic counseling.
We also invite guest faculty for lectures, seminars and workshops. The list includes middle and senior management professionals associated with reputed companies that belong to various core sectors – Oil & Gas, Power, Transport & Logistics, Information Technology, Aerospace, Infrastructure, Design, Legal Studies and others.
The university provides students with an exhaustive collection of learning resources in print and digital format. Availability of digitized content in e-library enables the students to access important information instantly. Learning Management System (LMS) is effectively encouraged within colleges to involve latest learning trends and modern pedagogy
UPES is a university that provides world class education and while the students are introduced and made familiar with new technologies and concepts. There is also a strong emphasis on imbibing the right values and ethics. The university helps the students in:
- Preparing for the industry
- Understanding the responsibilities as a Global Citizen
- Conducting their professional life with strong Values and Ethics
Regular capsule programs on personality development and confidence building and personality enhancement programs organized regularly to facilitate holistic growth of students