Duration of Program 2 years


Seats 20 only

  • MBA Urban Infrastructure & Smart Cities impart managerial skills in core subjects, and the specialised domain related expertise in infrastructure management, contract administration and non-conventional methods of infrastructure creation
  • The course focuses on digital and information technologies, urban planning best practices, public-private partnerships, and policy change – to plan and design smart cities
  • UPES NIRF Ranking UPES ranks 56th in NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) of MHRD in the Management Category.


Semester I Semester II


  • Quantitative Methods
  • Business Communication
  • Marketing Management
  • >Organizational Behavior
  • Principles & Practices of Management
  • Basics of Reality & Construction Management
  • Infrastructure Sector Understanding & Planning
  • Urban Infrastructure Development 
  • IT Applications in Infrastructure Sector
  • Infrastructure Economics
  • Accounting in Infrastructure Sector


  • Operations Management
  • Business Research Methods
  • Human Resource Management
  • Project Management & Contract Administration
  • Executive Communication
  • Urban Infrastructure Management. & Regulations
  • Urban Transport Economics, Planning & Management
  • Utility & Energy Management. & Regulations
  • Financial Management in Urban Infrastructure
  • Program Elective I
  • Open Elective-I
  • Industrial visit
  • Project Management Lab
Semester III Semester IV


  • Strategic Management 
  • Executive Communication Pro
  • Smart Infrastructure & Quality Management
  • Land Acquisition, R&R, CSR and Sustainability 
  • International and National Contracts & Procurement
  • Road & Metro Rail Technology & Management
  • Non Conventional Methods of Urban Infrastructure Creations
  • Smart City Planning & Management
  • Financing Urban Infrastructure Sector Projects
  • Program Elective II
  • Open Elective II
  • Summer Internship
  • Dissertation- I


  • Infrastructure for Social Sector and E-Governance
  • Urban Infrastructure & Business Law
  • HSE for Urban Infrastructure Industry
  • Dissertation- II

Program Electives I

Program Electives II

  • Telecom Management
  • Tourism Management
  • Green Transition and Smart Infrastructure
  • Sustainibility and Climate Change
  • Risk Management & Insurance
  • International Business Management
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).


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