Welcome to UPES –


Established in 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand , UPES is an UGC recognized and NAAC accredited University. UPES offers specialized  B.Tech, BBA, B.A, , B.Des, LL.B courses at undergraduate level and  M.Tech, MBA, M.A, LLM programs at post-graduate level. These courses 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 many more.


UPES campus in Dehradun, which is amongst the most beautiful campuses in India, sprawls over 44 acres with world class academic infrastructure, multimedia enabled classrooms, modern research labs, playing fields, food courts, hostels and other facilities for all curricular and extra-curricular activities of students. UPES faculty comprises of over 500 national and international faculty members. Be it the world acclaimed lecturers/ professors or senior professionals from globally renowned organizations, UPES has empanelled some of the most respected academicians and industry experts. At UPES we take employability of our graduates very seriously and it shows in our placement figures. In 2017 we placed 91% of graduates who were eligible and opted for placements. QS- Qacquarelli Symonds, which is a reputed global ranking system, has awarded 5 stars to UPES for placements and campus infrastructure and 4 stars for teaching..

UPES has MoUs and associations with leading organizations like IBM, L&T, Xebia, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd., Philips Carbon Black and many more. The major thrust of these collaborations is to facilitate curriculum inputs, guest lectures, internships opportunities and joint research and projects to build strong industry-academia connect. In little over a decade, UPES has expanded its reach across the globe by entering into international academic collaborations with 40 partners in 18 countries. These collaborations are in form of joint seminars, faculty exchange programs, joint research, review of PhD theses and mutual exchange of scientific publications.

Schools of UPES

At the constituent schools of UPES , the common denominator is rigorous and effective learning through theoretical knowledge, practical application and industry exposure.












What sets us apart..

Choice of Sectors
  • 14 Core Sectors to choose from
  • 79 Domain Specific courses
  • 7500 Placements
  • 750 Companies
  • What they say
Domain Focussed Research
  • 12 domain specific research centers
Eminent Faculty
  • 500+ regular and visiting faculty

Key Facts

  • The First Indian Institution to offer 79 programs across different core sectors.
  • The First Indian University to receive QS 5 Star Global Rating for Employability and Facilities
  • The First Indian Energy University recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956.
  • The First Indian Energy Institution to set up an in-house Bio-Diesel Laboratory.
  • The First Indian University to implement SAP for its operations.
  • Accredited by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council).
  • Associated with FICCI to start National Knowledge Functional Hub.
  • UPES Launched a Nano Satellite (UPESSAT) and has been recognized by NASA for its efforts in System Engineering.
  • 7500 placements in 750 companies of national and international stature.
  • An ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004 certified institution.

Over the years, UPES has developed alliances with leading core sector companies. The university has been successful in providing corporates from different domains with entry level professionals who are well trained and groomed to face the real world challenges.