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For 2021 - 22

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For 2021 - 22

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About MBA courses

UPES offers MBA courses in a wide range of domains ranging 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 56 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—Department of Economics and International Business, Department of Energy Management, Department of General Management and the Department of Transportation Management.


20% Scholarship for Girl Students*

20% Scholarship for Girl Students for intake in Undergraduate & Postgraduate Programs at UPES for Academic Year 2021.

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Up to 100% Merit based Scholarships*

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E-Learning - Learning Never Stops

  • 11000+ Students Attending Online Classes
  • 150+ Masterclasses with Industry Experts till Date
  • 2300+ Online Internships
  • 85% of graduating students completed exams online


  • 92% placement* record
  • Unmatched Global Opportunities
  • Free access to 3900+ global courses on Coursera
  • NIRF Rank 66
  • No. 1 private institute in Uttarakhand and ranked amongst top 15 B-Schools in North India**
  • Industry alliances with Aerotech, BSE, IBM, TATA Power, HPCL and many more
  • IACBE accredited programs – MBA (Oil and Gas) and MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management) accredited by IACBE
  • 60+ Ph.D. faculty members from reputed universities
  • Highest Package 27 LPA

**By Outlook-ICARE India Rankings 2020

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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 as well as 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.

Being the first Indian University to be awarded the QS Five Stars Global Rating for employability in 2016, the UPES School of Business can be the right 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.


510+Students placed* in 2019-20

92%Placements in 2019-20

150+Recruiters in 2019-20

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


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(Choice based in 2nd year)
(Choice based in 2nd year)
MBA Marketing Management Artificial Intelligence
Digital Marketing
Digital Transformation
Start your Startup
Business Analytics
International Business
Operations / Project Management
Financial Analysis and Services
Family Business and Entrepreneurship
Finance Management
Human Resource
Operations Management
Digital Business Web Design and Development
Search Engine Optimization
Business Analytics Energy Analytics
Data Mining
Oil and Gas Management Petroleum Marketing & Business Development
Natural Gas Busines
Power Management Power Business & Regulations
Green Energy and Transition to Sustainability
International Business International Business Law and Negotiation
Cross Culture Management
Logistics and Supply Chain Management Logistics Planning / Supply Chain
Business Process in Supply Chain 
Aviation Management Airline Service Operations
Aviation Enterprise Management

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.

UPES ranks 66th 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


  • 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




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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

Last Date to Apply - 22 Oct 2021

MBA Admissions through National Level Test

Students having minimum MAT /CMAT 2019 score of 75 Percentile will be exempted from UPES Management Entrance Test and will only be called for Group Discussion and Interview if qualified. Valid 70 percentile and above score of CAT 2019/ XAT 2020 A score of minimum 550 or above for GMAT, a score of 140 and above in NMAT 2019 / 20 scores will also be accepted.


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% + 100%
90.01% - 95% 95%
85% - 90% 75%

For Other Programs

Course Eligibility Criteria Scholarship Percentage (%) – Only Tuition Fee for 1st semester and Number of Seats
BA Minimum 75% in 10th and 12th 50% waiver on 5% seats in each program


  • Online Test date : 11 Sep 21
  • Last date to apply : 10 Sep 21

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

UPESMET Scheme of Test: Online / Centre Based Test


No. of Questions

General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability


Quantitative: Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency


General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario


Analytical and Logical Reasoning


Total No. of Questions


Interview -  8th and 9th March 2021

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 to study Master of Business Administration in 2021

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 2021 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.


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.