MBA Energy Trading

MBA Energy Trading program is designed for students who wish to obtain a practical understanding of the basic energy derivative structures that are currently used in trading, marketing and risk management. Also, the program provides you with a sound knowledge of the field of trading in the energy market, enabling you to become an accomplished energy/commodity trader.

MBA Energy Trading program will expose you to the global best practices involved in energy/commodity trading, the needs of the growing Oil & Gas trading, including pricing and risk management and oil economics.


Duration: 2 years



  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher &Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Career Prospects

  • Commodity Trading 
  • Business Analysis
  • Oil & Gas Marketing
  • Carbon Emission Trading
  • Research Analysis
  • Consultancy
Intake : 30 Seats
Semester I Semester II


  • Managerial Economics
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Communication
  • Organisation Behavior
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Principal & Practices of Management

Domain Course

  • Overview of Maritime Logistics
  • Understanding Energy Value Chain I (OIL & GAS)
  • Understanding Energy Value Chain Ii (Power & Coal)

Domain Tailored Course

  • IT Applications in Energy Sector
  • Energy Industry Accounting


  • Econometrics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Trade Procedures and Documentation
  • Research Methodology and Applied Statistics

Domain Course

  • Energy Trading I (Oil & Gas Market)
  • Energy Derivatives & Risk Management I
  • Energy Trading II (Power & Emission)
 Domain Tailored Course
  • Financial Management In Energy Sector
  • Program Elective I
  • Open Elective I



  • Energy Trading Lab I
  • Industrial Visit
Semester III Semester IV


  • International Finance Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Executive Communication Pro

Domain Course

  • Energy Law & Policy I
  • Energy Contracting & Negotiations
  • Energy Economics (Petro & Power)

 Domain Tailored Course

  • Energy Derivatives & Risk Management II
Program Elective II
Open Elective II
Program Elective I
  • HSE Challenges in Energy Sector
  • Operations & Material Management
  • Energy & Utilities


  • Summer Internship
  • Dissertation- I
  • Energy Trading Lab II


  • Oil Equity Acquisition & Asset Allocation

Program Elective II

  • Refinery Financial Economics
  • Comparative Inetrnational Management
  • Energy Law & Policy


  • Dissertation II

MBA admissions through UPESMET 

Admissions through UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET )
Candidates who have minimum 50% marks in Class 10th and Class 12th and in graduation, can seek admission to UPES MBA programs by taking the UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET) 2019

Schedule for UPES Engineering Aptitude Test (UPESEAT)

Name of Program Last Date to Apply Exam Date Mode of Exam

21 Jan 2019

27 Jan to 29 Jan 2019 Online

The University reserves the right to make any changes in curricula, degree requirements, course offerings, student intake, and academic regulations. They also reserve the right to change the location of the test at any time without specifying any reason or prior notice. The said change applies to both prospective and enrolled students.

Scheme of Tests

Sections No.of Questions
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 35
Quantitative: Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 35
General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario 35
Analytical & Logical Reasoning 35
Total no. of Questions 140

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.


MBA admissions through National Level Tests

If you fulfill our eligibility criteria (Minimum 50 % marks in class 10th and 12th, as well as in graduation - Appeared but Result awaited can also apply) and have any of the following test scores:

  • Sept MAT 2018/December MAT 2018 score of minimum 80 percentile
  • Feb MAT 2019/ May MAT 2019 score of minimum 80 percentile
  • CMAT 2019 score of minimum 80 percentile
  • XAT 2019/CAT 2018 score of minimum 75 percentile
  • NMAT 2018 score of minimum 140
  • GMAT Scores

** Upto 50% seats shall be filled through National Level Tests category. In case candidates for such seats are not available, UPES has the right to fill these seats through UPES Entrance Test. University also reserves the right to conduct further physical (paper pencil test) for admission post March ' 2019

** University reserves the right to change the Test Date or cancel the Test .University also reserves thr right to conduct further physical (pen/paper) test post administration of the March ' 2019 Test.

Reservation of Seats

For bonafide Uttarakhand resident candidates: 15% of the seats in all programs will be reserved for residents of Uttarakhand, subject to the "Sthai Niwas Praman Patra certificate." However, if these seats remain unfilled by the stipulated date in the category mentioned above, then the same shall be treated as unreserved.

Note:. Candidates applying under this category would be required to produce the original “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” during the day of admission, failing which their candidature shall stand cancelled.

Fee structure for the academic year 2019 - 21

1st Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
223,000 74,250 297,250
2nd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
223,000 74,250 297,250
3rd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
240,750 80,000 320,750
4th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
240,750 80,000 320,750


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