Duration of Program 2 years (4 semesters)


Seats 90 only

  • UPES ranked among Top 15 MBA Institutions in North India and No. 1 Private Institute in Uttarakhand by Outlook-ICARE India MBA Rankings 2020

  • MBA Oil and Gas Management is a specialisation that imparts education in petroleum contracts and economics, renewable energy, risk management, and environmental management
  • Core modules focus on providing essential skills needed in any profession, such as project management and quality control, marketing techniques, health and safety
  • MBA in Oil and Gas Management opens up avenues for excellent career options where a professional can pursue different job roles in Refinery Management, Corporate Planning & Strategy, Business Analysis, Loyalty Program Management, Gas Business, and Marketing, Operations Management, and Financial Management
  • UPES NIRF Ranking UPES ranks 56th in NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) of MHRD in the Management Category.




Semester I Semester II


  • Economics & Management Decisions
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Business Communication
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Operations Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Principles & Practices of Management
  • Introduction to Information System Management
  • Fundamentals Of Oil & Gas Business
  • Fundamentals Of Petroleum Exploration
  • Petroleum Industry Accounting


  • Project Management & Contract Administration
  • Business Research Methods
  • Human Resource Management
  • Executive Communication 
  • Understanding Of Natural Gas Business
  • PoL: Retailing
  • Fundamental of Refining
  • Petroleum Financial Management
  • Program Electives I
  • Open Elective I
  • Industrial Visits
Semester III Semester IV


  • Data Analytics & Applications in Oil & Gas
  • Strategic Management
  • Econometrics
  • Executive Communication Pro
  • Petro Economics
  • Financing Petroleum Sector Projects
  • Supply Chain & Logistics For Petroleum Industry
  • Program Elective II
  • Open Elective II
  • Summer Internship
  • Dissertation I


  • E- Enterprise Management
  • International Business Management
  • Health, Safety & Environment for Petroleum Sector
  • Dissertation II


Program Elective I Program Elective II
  • Advanced IT Applications For Oil & Gas Industry
  • Oil & Gas Law & Policy
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Advanced Petroleum Marketing
  • Energy Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Understanding Petrochemical Business



  • Refinery Management
  • Loyalty Program Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Brand Management
  • Gas Business and Marketing
  • Corporate Planning & Strategy
  • Operations Management
  • Business Analysis
  • Financial Management


97%*Placements in 2019 

*Disclaimer – Placements statistics refer to the number of students who have opted for and are eligible for placements

  • Minimum 50% marks in Classes X, XII and Graduation.
  • Graduation From a recognized University in any stream
Admissions through UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET)

Online Exam/National Level Exams followed by Personal Interview


Schedule for UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET):

Name of Program Mode of Test Date of Test Duration Last Date to Apply
MBA (All Streams) Online 26-28 Feb 2021 2 hr  22 Feb 2021


UPES reserves the right to conduct further online/paper pencil mode exams for admission to various MBA programs in addition to the date already announced.


Admissions through National Level Tests

Students having minimum MAT /CMAT 2021 score of 70 Percentile will be exempted from UPES Management Entrance Test and will only be called for Group Discussion and Interview if qualified. Valid 50 percentile and above score of CAT 2020/ XAT 2021 A score of minimum 400 or above for GMAT, a score of 120 and above in NMAT 2020 / 21 scores will also be accepted.

**Upto 30% seats shall be filled through National Level Tests category (CAT/MAT/XAT/NMAT). In case candidates for such seats are not available, UPES has the right to fill these seats through MBA (UPESMET).

Eligibility & Scholarship criteria:

  • Minimum 80 percentile score in CAT/XAT
  • Minimum 90 percentile score in MAT, NMAT, UPESMET & any other National Level Entrance Test.
  • 10% seats in each program for 25% tuition fee waiver in 1st semester

CAT Score (percentile)

Tuition Fee waive off

95.01% +


90.01% - 95%


85% - 90%


Disclaimer: Only one category of scholarship can be availed by student, Multiple scholarship to one candidate will not be granted 

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