B.Tech Mining Engineering

The program emphasizes on interdisciplinary aspects of both Sciences and Engineering including mine-surveying, mining mechanization, role of robotics engineering in mining along emerging themes of learning and education related to mine environment and sustainable mining, mineral quality analytics, India-specific placer deposits, opencast coal/ iron/ aluminum/ potash/ fluorite/ and other industrial minerals.

eligibility

Examination Pathway admissions through UPESEAT (Upto 80% of Seats) :

  • Minimum 60% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Minimum 60% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics at Senior Secondary level (12th)

Non Examination Pathway – admissions through Board Merit / JEE & Mains Score (Upto 20% of Seats) :

  • For Board Merit : Minimum 80% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th) and minimum 80% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics at Senior Secondary level (12th class)
  • For JEE Mains Merit : Minimum 60% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th) and minimum 60% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics at Senior Secondary level (12th class). JEE Mains;(cut off to be announced after declaration of JEE Mains-2018 result)

Career Prospects

  • Through this programme, the department encourages the students to pursue cross traditional modules of mining engineering and seek employable opportunities with global mining enterprises, consultants, services providers, or explore opportunities as – techno-entrepreneurs, techno-economists of specific mineral mines and ore deposits, develop freelance expertise in reliability engineering and feasibility studies in robotic applications, geo statistical evaluation of complex ore deposits, innovative approaches in mine-surveying, mine planning, mine ventilation designing, mineral deposit assessment, and further gain basic techno-managerial strategies for rover fabrication for mining at both on-land off-land mineral deposits.
Intake : 40 Seats

Semester I  

Subject

  • Physics I
  • Mathematics I
  • Design Thinking 
  • Environment Studies
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Workshop Technology
  • Chemistry

Practical

  • Engineering Workshop Lab
  • Physics Lab I
  • Chemistry Lab
Semester II  

Subject

  • Physics II
  • Mathematics II
  • English Communication
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Basic Electrical & Electronics
  • Computer Programming

Practical

  • Electrical & Electronics Lab
  • Physics II Lab
  • Computer Programming LAb
Semester III  

Subject

  • Mathematics III
  • Mining Geology
  • Introduction to Geology
  • Mine Development
  • Mine Surveying
  • Open Elective I 

Practical

  • Mine Surveying lab
  • Minig Geology Lab
Semester IV  

Subject

  • Methods of Surface Mining
  •  Exploration Geophysics
  • Mine Machinery
  • Mine Planning & Design
  • Mineral Economics & Exploration Risk
  • Mine Ventilation
  • Open Elctive II

Practical

  • Mine Planning Lab
  • Mine Machinery Lab
  • Ventilatoon Lab
Semester V  

Subject

  • Methods of Sub Surface Mining
  • Rock Mechanics
  • Mineral Processing Technology
  • Open Elective III
  • Program Elective I
  • Application of Remote Sensing in mining
  • Solid Fuel and Clean Coal Technology
  • Rock Slope Technology
  • Extra Terrestrial Mining

Practical

  • Rock Mechanics Lab
  • Mineral Processing Lab
  • Minor Project I
Semester VI  

Subject

  • Mine Environmemental Engineering
  • Underground Coal Mining
  • Geostatistics
  • Program Elective II
  • Mineral Exploration and Strategic Decision Analysis
  • Applied Rock Mechanics & Numerical Modelling
  • Sustainable Mining & GeoPolitical Negotiations
  • Placer Mining
  • Petroleum Exploration
  • Sand Ming

Practical

  • Minor Project II
  • Industrial Visit
  • Rock Mechanics Lab
  • Mine Ventilation & Engineering Lab
Semester VII  

Subject

  • Mining Hazards and Rescuing Operations
  • Underground Metal Mining
  • Mine Management
  • Program Elective III
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Material Handling System
  • Environment ImpactAssessment
  • Secondary Mining
  • Hydrogeological Management
Program Elective III
Program Elective IV

Practical

  • Major Project I
  • IndustrialTraining
  • Comprehensive Viva II
Semester VIII  

Subject

  • Mine Legislation & Safety
  • Program Elective IV
  • Commercial Polymetallic Mining & Simulation
  • Mining of Deep seated Deposits
  • Mine Hosting
  • Program Elective V
  • Mine Plant Design
  • Collaborative Mining & Legal Due Diligence
  • Radioactive Mineral Deposits & Validation

Practical

  • Major Project II

UPES Engineering Aptitude Test (UPESEAT) followed by Centralized Counseling

Test Dates :
Name of Program Date of Test Time Duration
B.Tech All Streams 

13th-19th May'19 (CBT)
 

09:30 - 12:30 Hours 3 Hours

Last date to apply for B. Tech exam Category is 3rd May 2019.

Admit Card (to be downloaded from UPES website)

On the basis of information in the Application form, admit card of provisionally eligible candidates will be uploaded on the University website www.upes.ac.in on 1st May, 2019. Candidates are required to download the admit card accordingly. The duly completed downloaded admit card with photograph affixed (duly attested) in the space provided will have to be produced at the allotted test center. Candidates without the admit card or card without the photograph will NOT be permitted to take the test.

Scheme of Tests

Sections No.of Questions
Mathematics 50
Physics 50
Chemistry 50
English Language Comprehension 30
Current Affairs Awareness 20
Total no. of Questions 200

The University reserves the right to make changes in curricula, degree requirements, course offerings, student intake and academic regulations or change of location at any time without assigning any reason or prior notice. The said change may apply not only to prospective students but also to those who are already enrolled with the University.

Age Criteria

Only candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 1, 1996 are eligible to apply for admission. Date of Birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate only will be taken as authentic.

#Upto 20% seats shall be filled through Board Merit / JEE Main Merit category. Incase candidates for such seats are not available; UPES has the right to fill these through UPES Examination. University also reserves the right to conduct further physical (paper pencil test) / online test for admission.

1). Admissions through Board Merit - Minimum 80% marks in class 10th, 80% marks in class 12th and also have an aggregate of 80% in Physics, Chemistry and Maths (PCM) in class 12th.

OR

 

2). Admissions through JEE Main Merit - Minimum 60% marks in class 10th, 60% marks in class 12th and also have an aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Maths (PCM) in class 12th with JEE Main Score (Cut off to be declared after JEE mains Results)

Selection Process : Centralized Counseling through Merit Ranking

Age Criteria

Only candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 1, 1996 are eligible to apply for admission. Date of Birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate only will be taken as authentic.

#Upto 20% seats shall be filled through Board Merit / JEE Main Merit category. Incase candidates for such seats are not available; UPES has the right to fill these through UPES Examination. University also reserves the right to conduct further physical (paper pencil test) / online test for admission.

comes

100% Scholarship on Tuition Fee


University of Petroleum & Energy Studies offers limited scholarships in some specific programs as decided by the University. The scholarships are awarded purely on academic merit cum means.

Waiving of Tuition Fee partially/fully will be considered for those who are awarded scholarships.

The details of the scholarships would be provided to the students in the student's bulletin given to the students at the time of registration. Award of Scholarships will be decided by the Scholarship Committee & its decision shall be final and binding

25% Concession on Tuition fee

25% Concession on Tuition fee shall be provided only to Uttarakhand bonafide resident students on merit-cum-means basis to be decided by the University subject to fulfilling the following conditions:

Students’ whose gross annual family income is not more than 3 lakh.

Students’ who possess valid ‘Sthai Niwas Praman Patra’ from Uttarakhand state

Should have passed class X & XII level schooling from Uttarakhand. However, this condition may be relaxed for wards of defense personnel subject to producing of posting certificate outside the state issued by competent authority

Fee structure for the academic year 2017 - 21

1st Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
83,780 55,845 1,39,625
2nd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
83,780 55,845 1,39,625
3rd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
92,100 61,400 1,53,500
4th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
92,100 61,400 1,53,500
5th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
101,250 67,500 1,68,750
6th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
101,250 67,500 1,68,750
7th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
1,11,380 74,245 1,85,625
8th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
1,11,380 74,245 1,85,625

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