MBA Admission

Admission Open

For 2023 - 24

Admission Open

For 2023 - 24

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About MBA courses

UPES offers MBA courses in a wide range of domains, from energy management to International business. Depending on the specialisation, the course curriculums and the fee structure varies from course to course. All the courses have been designed with meticulous detail which has led UPES to achieve a ranking of 41 in the National Institutional Ranking Framework or NIRF of the MHRD in the management category.

The MBA course specialisations offered by UPES have been classified into four departments—the Department of Economics and International Business, the Department of Energy Management, the Department of General Management and the Department of Transportation Management.

SCHOLARSHIP

To Be Announced

* For further details, refer to T&C at https://www.upes.ac.in/scholarships

WHY UPES

  • 60+ PhD faculty from reputed universities
  • Faculty trained by industry experts
  • MBA courses co-designed, co-developed, co-delivered and co-certified by UPES faculty & KPMG
  • Summer Internship and exposure to real-life industry projects.
  • Industry alliances with Aerotech, BSE, IBM, TATA Power, HPCL and more
  • Study abroad opportunity at Berkeley Global
  • 50% Scholarship for PG courses in international universities affiliated with UPES
  • IACBE accredited programs – MBA (Oil and Gas) and MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)

 

MBA Admission

Modern workplaces and roles often require excellent management and organisational skills in addition to subject expertise and knowledge. Students need to be well-versed in the fundamentals of business and market operations and strategy formulation and decision-making.

A master’s degree in business administration can enable students to familiarise themselves with the works of a business setting. The degree can act as a great career launcher for those with different academic backgrounds seeking a firm standing in the business industry.

The UPES School of Business can be the correct destination for your post-graduation degree in management and business administration. Read ahead to learn more about the MBA admission criteria and process at UPES.

WHY STUDY MBA AT UPES

260+Students placed in 2021-22

100%Placements in 2021-22

30 LPAHighest CTC in 2021-22

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

PROMINENT RECRUITERS

MBA SPECIALIZATIONS

Core Specialization Minors
MBA Marketing Management  - Minor in any specialisation offered by School of Business

- Artificial intelligence
- Digital marketing
- Digital transformation
- Start your startup
- Business analytics
- International business
- Operations/ Project Management
- Financial Analysis and Services
- Family Business and Entrepreneurship
-School for Life- Exploratory courses

Finance Management
Human Resource
Operations Management
MBA (Digital Business) Web Design and Development
Search Engine Optimization
MBA (Business Analytics) Energy Analytics
Data Mining
MBA (Oil and Gas Management) Petroleum Marketing & Business Development
Natural Gas Busines
MBA (Power Management) Power Business & Regulations
Green Energy and Transition to Sustainability
MBA (International Business) International Business Law and Negotiation
Cross Culture Management
MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management) Logistics Planning / Supply Chain
Business Process in Supply Chain 
MBA (Aviation Management) Airline Service Operations
Aviation Enterprise Management
MBA (Entrepreneurship and Family Business) Incubators & Accelerators
Family Business
MBA (Strategy & Consulting) Business Strategy & Transformation 
Corporate Strategy & Innovation Mgmt.
MBA (Global Program)
1+1
1 Year in UPES Campus + 1 Year in Overseas University. 
Specialization as per Partner University -
1. GISMA Business School
2. BSBI
3. UCW 

MBA in Metaverse & Web 3.0

Metaverse  
  Web 3.0  

 

It is also worthy to note that two of the MBA courses—MBA Oil and Gas Management and MBA Logistics and Supply Chain Management—have received special accreditation from the International Accreditation Council for Business Education or IACBE, USA.

NIRF

UPES ranks 41st in NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) of MHRD in the Management Category

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

EXPERIENCE OUR BEAUTIFUL CAMPUS

  • Sports International level playing fields
  • Food Options Multi cuisine food options
  • Library 200,000 Publications
  • Advanced Labs With State-of-the-art facilities
  • Medical Facility 24x7 team of doctors
  • Transport Facility Safe and Secure buses
  • Auditorium 3 world-class auditoriums
  • Secured Campus Round-the-clock monitoring by guards and CCTV

LIFE AT UPES

STUDENT

STORIES
Puneet Gambhir
Puneet Gambhir
MBA, Intl. Business

UPES and my department of International Business helped me transform myself from an...

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Shivangi Arya
Shivangi Arya
MBA, Aviation Management

A career in aviation management offers opportunities to travel meet new people & gain new...

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Subhabrata Saha
Subhabrata Saha
MBA

The best thing during a MBA are Industrial visits; and you would be visiting many industries based on your domain.

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MBA ADMISSIONS

Eligibility Criteria – MBA

Eligibility Selection Duration
  • Minimum 50% marks in Class X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized university
UPESMET/ National Level Test followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview 2 Years

Career Opportunities

What are the career opportunities with an MBA degree?

Depending on the domain of the MBA course specialisation, pursuing your MBA at UPES can open up many employment opportunities in your preferred domain. UPES has a good track record of placement assistance with around 92% placement success last year. The University attracts many high-profile employers like Novartis, Bosch, Infosys, IBM, L&T, and Nestle.

Depending on your professional interests and aspirations, you can opt for any administrative or managerial role in your preferred domain. Here is a short list of some common roles available to you as a UPES management graduate.

  • Senior Process Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Financial Manager
  • Administrative Consultant
  • Business Consultant
  • Management Analyst
  • Human Resources Manager

Who is the MBA Course for?

The courses offered at UPES are perfect for all the management aspirants in India who wish to establish a successful business career in different domains. The specially customised courses are also suitable for those who wish to pursue their management careers abroad.

You can benefit from an MBA at UPES if you want to be established as a thought leader in your chosen domain and keep yourself informed of all the contemporary subject knowledge and business practices. Pursuing an MBA at this university can also help you inculcate essential human values that will help you promote a sense of collaboration and innovation at your workplace.

Reasons

Reasons to study Master of Business Administration in 2023

As modern workplaces continue to become more complex and interconnected, it can be advantageous for you to acquire additional management skills and administrative expertise that can enhance your career prospects. Pursuing a Master of Business Administration from UPES in Uttarakhand in 2023 can help you develop all the relevant industrial and transferable skills required for a successful career.

In addition, UPES has been ranked among the top 15 MBA institutions in North India and the top 3 private MBA colleges in Uttarakhand. The prestigious university located in the serene surroundings of picturesque Dehradun, is the location for many extracurricular activities and events that contribute to your personality development.

The university has a world class academic infrastructure and highly trained faculty who can provide relevant subject expertise with the help of domain specific industry aligned curriculums. The institute also provides a host of internship opportunities in association with leading employers for wider career prospects.

FAQS

Yes. You can apply for an MBA at UPES as per the university eligibility criteria as long as your undergraduate degree is from a recognised university.

UPES offers 15 different MBA branches which are classified into four management departments.

UPES University accepts scores from all the major national level management exams such as CAT or GMAT. It conducts its own entrance management exam or the UPESMET for students who did not appear for any national level management test.

The UPESMET has a total of 140 questions divided into four sections such as general awareness and English comprehension that comprise of 35 questions each.

Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a 2-year postgraduate course offered in several specialisations under School of Business.

Core Program

Specialisation

MBA

Marketing Management

Finance Management

Human Resource

Operations Management

MBA (Digital Business)

Web Design and Development

Search Engine Optimisation

MBA (Business Analytics)

Energy Analytics

Data Mining

MBA (Oil and Gas Management)

Petroleum Marketing & Business Development

Natural Gas Business

MBA (Power Management)

Power Business & Regulations

Green Energy and Transition to Sustainability

MBA (International Business)

International Business Law and Negotiation

Cross Culture Management

MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)

Logistics Planning / Supply Chain

Business Process in Supply Chain

MBA (Aviation Management)

Airline Service Operations

Aviation Enterprise Management

MBA (Start Up & Entrepreneurship)

Incubator & Accelerators

Business Innovation

MBA (Strategy & Consulting)

Business Strategy & Transformation

Corporate Strategy & Innovation Management

MBA (Global Program)
1+1
1 Year in UPES campus + 1 year in overseas university

Specialisations as per partner university –
1.     GISMA Business School
2.     BSBI
3.     UCW

Minimum 50% marks in Class X, XII and graduation. Graduation from a recognised university in any stream.

Core Program

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

Duration

Integrated (BBA) - (MBA)

Marketing Management

Minimum 50% marks in Classes X and XII.

Entrance Exam (UPESMET-UG)

4 Years*

Finance Management

Human Resource

Operations Management

Integrated (B.Com (Hons)) - (MBA)

E-Commerce

Minimum 50% marks in Classes X and XII.

Personal Interview

4 Years*

UPESMET Scheme of Test: Online/Centre-based test

Sections

No. of Questions

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability

35

Quantitative: Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

35

General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario

35

Analytical and Logical Reasoning

35

Total No. of Questions

140

Non-Examination Pathway

MBA Admissions through National Level Tests**

UPESMET Scheme of Test: Online/Centre-based test

Sections

No. of Questions

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability

35

Quantitative: Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

35

General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario

35

Analytical and Logical Reasoning

35

Total No. of Questions

140

Non-Examination Pathway

MBA Admissions through National Level Tests**

Students having minimum MAT/CMAT 2022 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 2022/XAT 2023. A score of minimum 400 or above for GMAT, a score of 120 and above  in NMAT 2022/23 scores will also be accepted.

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

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

There are academic scholarships for meritorious students; domicile scholarships for bonafide Uttarakhand students; freeships under Project ‘Jyoti’ for students from economically weaker sections; and sports scholarships under Project ‘Vijay’.

For the admission process, students are required to submit the following documents:

1. Aadhar Card Number at the time of registration
2. Permanent Account Number (all students and parent)
3. Student academic record/personal records, which will be verified at the time of admission through the original documents

Note: Students will only submit the self-attested copy of required documents for admission. Students are not supposed to submit any original document.

Yes, hostel facility is provided by the University. Residential blocks have been earmarked for limited on-campus accommodation (on first come, first serve basis), separately for boys and girls on triple sharing basis. Students wishing to avail hostel facility (on-campus) will need to deposit fee in advance.

The fee indicated below is for academic session 2022-23 only and is on triple sharing basis

Fee:

Rs. 1,65,000/- Regular hostel for boys and girls at Bidholi and Kandoli campuses.

In addition to the hostel fee, an interest-free refundable hostel security fee of Rs. 10,000/- will be taken at the time of registration.

Note: Students who wish to avail the campus hostel facility should submit the following documents along with the requisite hostel fee without fail:

- Medical Certificate*
- Police Verification Report* (from their respective city/town)

*Format is available in registration letter sent separately only to admitted students.

Note: Hostel refund will be as per UGC norms.

UPES provides placement assistance to all enrolled students subject to their fulfilling eligibility conditions as prescribed in UPES Placement Regulations. However, the obligation of the University will be only to provide placement assistance and not placement guarantee.

The university has a robust and successful career services department. Its partnerships with industries ensure that the students have adequate exposure and get rapidly absorbed into professional roles on completion of their studies. Several offers have been offered by industry giants, such as Airbus, Boeing, Deloitte USI, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PwC, LTI-Larsen & Toubro InfoTech Ltd, Wipro Limited and many others, affirming their trust in UPES.

At UPES, the focus is on developing a world-class pool of young and talented professionals who are ready to hit the ground running in their respective fields. The learning environment and practical hands-on approach help students forge ahead on their chosen career paths with a positive attitude, the right skill set and practical know-how. Because of the relevant and ‘real world’ education and ‘on-the-job’ exposure, the industry-readiness of UPES students has been one of the key differentiators.

Candidates seeking admission to any of the program must apply online at MBA Admissions page - https://www.upes.ac.in/mba-admission or offline at admission office by paying the application form fee of Rs. 1350/-.