MBA Power Management

The spontaneous growth in the power industry has mandated the need for young up-and-coming managers to handle the new issues that are plaguing this industry. This MBA program is specifically tailored to develop one’s skill sets by relating the theoretical and practical theories of management to the prevalent problems in the power industry, related to its various aspects such as generation, transmission, and distribution.


Duration: 2 years



  • * Engineering Degree with relevant industry requirement is acceptable

Career Prospects

  • Project/Operations Manager
  • Commodity Trader
  • Business Analyst
  • EPC Manager
  • Research Analyst
  • Customer Support Manager
  • Commercial Manager
  • Technical Consultants
Intake : 45 Seats
Semester I Semester II


  • Quantitative Methods
  • Business Communication
  • Organisation Behavior
  • Marketing Management 
  • Principal and practices of Management

Domain Course

  • Power Generation & PSM
  • Power Sector Structure & Functioning
  • Power Transmission & Distribution

Domain Tailored Course

  • IT Applications in Power Sector
  • Power Economics
  • Power Industry Accounting


  • Operations and Materials management
  • Business Research Methods
  • Human Resource Management
  • Project Management & Contract Administration
  • Executive Communication Pro

Domain Course

  • Energy Power Trading & Network Administration
  • Solar Power Development & Management
  • Regulatory Framework in Power Sector

Domain Tailored Course

  • Power Financial Management

 Program Electives I

 Open Elective I Practical
  • Industrial Visits
  • Project Management Lab
Semester III Semester IV


  • Strategic Management
  • Executive Communication Pro
  • Fuel & Water Resource Management

Domain Course 

  • Wind & Alternative Source of Energy
  • Power Pricing & Power Purchase Agreements
  • Energy Conservation & Audits

Domain Tailored Course

  • Supply Chain & Logistics for Power Industry
  • Financing 

Program Elective II
Open Elective II

 Program Electives I, II
  • Econometrics
  • Risk Management & Insurance
  • Distribution Automation and Smart Grids
  • Hydro & Nuclear Power Resources Management


  • Summer Internship
  • Dissertation I


Domain Couses

  • Power Sector Planning & Integrated Power Resources MAnagement
  • Energy & Business law
  • Global Power Business

Domain Tailored Course

  • HSE for Power Industry


  • Dissertation II

MBA admissions through UPESMET

Admissions through UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET) Candidates who have secured a minimum of 50% marks in Class 10th and Class 12th can seek admission to UPES MBA programs by taking the 2018 UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET).

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

MBA admissions through National Level Tests

Candidates must 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:

  • A minimum score of 80% in Sept MAT 2017/December MAT 2017
  • A minimum score of 80% in Feb MAT 2018/May MAT 2018
  • A minimum score of 80% in CMAT 2018
  • A minimum score of 75% in XAT 2018/CAT 2017
  • A minimum score of 140 in NMAT 2017

** Up to 50% of available seats shall be filled through the National Level Tests category. In case the candidates for such seats are not available, UPES reserves the right to fill these seats through the UPES Entrance Test.

** The University reserves the right to change the test date or cancel the test altogether. The university also reserves the right to conduct further tests for admission, after March 2018.

Reservation of Seats

For Uttarakhand Bonafide 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 2018 - 20

1st Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
206,630 68,870 275,500
2nd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
206,630 68,870 275,500
3rd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
227,250 75,750 303,000
4th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
227,250 75,750 303,000


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