NAFTANOMIX'12 – Celebrating Oil & Gas Day

3 days to go for …..NAFTANOMIX’12 –

Celebrating OIL & GAS Day on 29th -30th April 2012 at UPES Dehradun.

This event is open for all the branches of UPES College of Management & Economics Studies to share their knowledge amongst each other and also compete to be the best. Interested participants kindly get themselves registered and get an opportunity to participate in the wide range of events!.
For registration kindly contact: Rohan Swamy- +918755538718 , Rahul Diwedi- +919411012529
Do not forget to visit the website . You can also write in case of any queries, mail at
Hoping to see you there…


An industrial visit to Safexpress, Dehradun was organized on April 7, 2012 for BBA (Logistics) students. During the visit, the students learned the inventory management, 3PL logistics solutions, material handling and other innovative techniques adopted by Safexpress for providing logistics and supply chain management solutions to their clients.
The details of the operations were explained by Mr. Gaurav Chaudhary, Branch Manager, Safexpress, Dehradun, Mr. Rajat Sharma, Operations Head, Safexpress, Dehradun and his team. Accompanied with their professors Dr. Alka Dwivedi, Mr. Saurabh Tiwari and Dr. Vipul Sharma, the students got valuable insight about this organization.

A visit to Subir Raha Oil Museum at ONGC, Dehradun

BBA Students visit to MuseumIndustry exposure is one of the regular features of the programs offered at UPES. In this regard, a visit to Subir Raha Oil Museum, ONGC, Dehradun was organized for students of BBA (Oil & Gas Marketing), IInd Semester this year. This visit provided perfect learning environment for these students to learn how oil is generated and trapped. The students learnt about drilling & refining of oil and also about the life in offshore locations through video films. Accompanied with their faculty Dr. Suresh Malodia, Course Coordinator, the students were very excited to know the details of this museum and found the visit fruitful.

Describing the Museum, a student shared the details about the museum.
Inaugurated on 14th August 2005, the museum depicts various stages of oil and gas value chain. The museum has two floors; ground floor which depicts the search for oil and the history of oil. The first floor exhibits depict the journey of crude oil after it surfaces, and the arduous process till it enters every aspect of life as a refined product.

UPES Cricket Team won T20 Cricket Tournament

University Cricket Team has won the State Level T20 Cricket Tournament organized by College of Engineering Roorkee(COER) at their campus at Roorkee .

Total 16 teams from different colleges / institutions participated in the tournament.  Team UPES defeated “COER – B” in the semifinals and in the finals won by 5 wickets against the host team COER – A.

The efforts of our Players, guidance of our Cricket Coach – “Mr. Amar Saxena” , dedication of our Sports Officer – “Mr. Anant Prakash Mishra” and blessings of ENTIRE UPES FAMILY have kept the University flag flying high.

UPES student Presented Paper

Harshad Dixit , student of CoMES from the Integrated B.Tech (APE) + MBA (OG) , 2008-13 batch presented a paper at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) North Africa Technical Conference 2012, held in Cairo, Egypt. He co-author the paper titled “A New Approach for Wireline Formation Testers (WFT) Interval Pressure Transient Test (IPTT) Design”

This paper has also been patented provisionally in the USA while the application for the patent is under processing. This paper quantifies the effect of noise on IPTT reliability and provides operational mitigation methods by simulating the test before the job.

MDP in Supply Chain Management at UPES

Centre for Management Development (CMD) organized a two day residential Management Development Program (MDP) on “Demystifying Supply Chain Management” on 24 to 25 February, 2012. UPES College of Management & Economic Studies is the academic partner of CMD for support activities.

Organizations like HPCL, IOCL, BHEL, bpcl, Lubrizol, Bajaj Auto, DARCL Logistics, JSPL, Directorate of Industry Uttarkhand, etc. nominated their managers and executives for attending the program as participants. Senior industry professionals and academia shared their expertise on various contemporary issues in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Participants from various industries like automobile, pharma, oil and gas, steel and Directorate of Industries, Uttarakhand attended the program.
Abhik Saha, Director-Supply Chain, Benetton India P Ltd,  Dr Etinder Pal Singh ,  Dr.Singh, Harish Sharma, from Dabur India Limited, Chandigarh , Dabashish Sanyalo, GM-Supply Chain, Ranbaxy Ind Ltd., Prof Loveraj Takru, Industry Fellow, Department of Logistics & Supply Chain Management, CMES,  Mr Ravi Inder Singh, Mahindra Industries Ltd. ,  Dr. Rameshwar Dubey, Secretary, Asian Council of Logistics Management were the resource persons for the program.

With a powerful blend of academia and corporate partners working together to achieve excellence in business education, the  Program proved to be a grand success and was very much appreciated by the participants.

Print Advertisement Contest at UPES


Punch Line: So wear your creative caps and get going
Theme: Energy Conservation & Green marketing
Product Categories: 1. Cars, 2. Two Wheelers & 3. Electrical Appliances

All the participants presented their ads and out of all three were  awarded as winners and five with consolation standing. The winners of the event were:
• 1st position : Aditya V. Kumar- BBA Oil & Gas Marketing
• 1st Runner up: Sanchit Dhingra- BBA Oil & Gas Marketing
• 2nd Runner up: Biswajeet Panda- B. Tech Infrastructure Engineering
Five consolation prizes were also given thus making the event quite a successful one.