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B.Tech. (Engineering) - Course Overview

The School of Advanced Engineering offers B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering, B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering, B.Tech. in FSE, B. Tech in Civil Engineering, B. Tech in Sustainability Engineering, B. Tech in Automotive Engineering, B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering, B. Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering, B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering, and B.Tech. in Applied Petroleum Engineering. Each program offers a range of specializations, allowing students to tailor their education to their individual interests and career goals. The duration of the program is 4 years (8 semesters).

Curriculum

The curriculum diverges based on the chosen field of specialization. Visit the individual pages to learn more.

Course Fee Structure

Students must pay the fees within the stipulated time frame to secure their admission into the course. The fee can be paid online or offline through various modes of payment such as credit/debit card, net banking, or demand draft.

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Eligibility Criteria

Minimum 50% marks in Classes X and XII. with 50% in PCM (Physics/Chemistry and Mathematics) in Class XII

Selection Criteria
  • UPESEAT/JEE Main, SAT & Board Merit
    • Minimum 50% marks at Higher& Senior Secondary level (10th&12th) and minimum 50% aggregate in PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) at Senior Secondary level (12th class).  
      &
    • JEE Main cut-off Rank to be announced (on UPES website) after the declaration of JEE Main 2023 results)  
      Or
    • SAT Cut off - 50 percentiles and above  
      Or
    • Minimum 80% Marks at Higher & Senior Secondary Level and Minimum 80% aggregate in PCM (Physics, Chemistry and Math’s) at Senior Secondary Level

# Upto 20% seats shall be filled through non-exam category (10% through JEE Mains and 10% through Board Merit). In case of seats following vacant in this category; UPES has the right to fill these through UPES Examination. University also reserves the right to conduct further CBT / Pen Paper / Online test for admission.

Scope and Highlights

Studying B.Tech. at UPES School of Advance Engineering provides students with a comprehensive education, industry exposure, and practical training, making them well-equipped to succeed in the dynamic and challenging aerospace industry. There are several reasons why one should consider studying B.Tech. at UPES School of Advance Engineering:

  • Industry-Relevant Curriculum: The curriculum of the program has been designed in collaboration with industry experts to ensure that students are equipped with the latest knowledge and skills required by the aerospace industry.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: The School of Advanced Engineering has state-of-the-art facilities such as structural lab, geotechnical lab, transportation lab, fluid mechanics lab, environmental engineering lab, surveying lab, fire and safety lab, fire testing ground, industrial hygiene lab, wind tunnels, CAD/CAM labs, avionics labs, and aircraft maintenance and repair labs to provide students with hands-on experience and practical training.
  • Experienced Faculty: The faculty members at UPES School of Advanced Engineering are from renowned universities within and outside India, highly experienced and have expertise in various areas of engineering. They use innovative teaching methods and industry-relevant case studies to make learning engaging and relevant.
  • Industry Collaborations: The School has collaborations with various companies such as L&T, Ascela and TraNXT Advisory, ONGC, Tata power, HPCL , OIL, Airbus, Boeing, Rolls Royce, Tata power, AdGate technologies, to provide students with industry exposure and opportunities for internships and projects.
  • Career Opportunities: The program provides students with a wide range of career opportunities in the different sector including infrastructure, sustainability, fire and safety, offshore, marine, underground, extraterrestrial construction sector, aircraft and spacecraft design and manufacturing, research and development, quality assurance, and testing. The school also provides career guidance and placement support to students.
Career Opportunities

B.Tech. is an undergraduate degree in engineering that offers students a diverse range of career opportunities. The program also provides a strong foundation for those interested in pursuing further education, such as a master's or Ph.D. in engineering or a related field. Here's a brief summary of career opportunities with different specializations:

  • Tech. in Aerospace Engineering: Graduates can pursue a career in aerospace and aviation industries, research and development organizations, and defence establishments.
  • Tech. in Chemical Engineering: Graduates can work in chemical manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, petrochemicals, food industries, speciality chemical industries, biotechnology, and environmental engineering industries.
  • Tech. in FSE, B. Tech Civil Engineering and B. Tech in Sustainability Engineering: Graduates can work in allied and specific private industries such as infrastructure, offshore, marine, underground and extraterrestrial construction sector, oil and gas exploration, pharmaceuticals, chemical, petrochemicals, food, manufacturing, automobile, aviation and environmental engineering industries , government agencies, academic sector, and research and development organizations.
  • Tech. in Electrical Engineering and B.Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering: Graduates can work in telecommunications, consumer electronics, software Engineering, energy and power, Information Technology, Industries working with AI & ML and semiconductor industries.
  • Tech. in Mechanical Engineering and B. Tech Automotive Engineering: Graduates can work in manufacturing, automobile, aviation, and defence industries.
  • Tech. in Applied Petroleum Engineering: Graduates can work in oil and gas exploration and production companies, drilling and well services companies, and oil refineries.

These are just a few examples of the positions that graduates can apply for after completing a B.Tech. degree. The specific positions available will depend on the interests, skills, and experience of the individual graduate.

Why study B.Tech. at UPES School of Advanced Engineering?

Choosing to study B.Tech. at UPES School of Advanced Engineering is a smart decision for students who are passionate about pursuing a career in engineering. Our school is recognized as one of the top engineering schools in India, with a reputation for excellence in education and research. With a plethora of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in a variety of engineering subjects, students have the opportunity to explore and choose the degree program that best aligns with their interests and career goals.

Innovative Teaching and Learning

We, at the advanced school of engineering, believe in experiential teaching and learning and strive to imbibe problem-solving skills and critical thinking in students. The following practices are in place to improve the quality of teaching-learning and student experience.

Encourage innovation
Support entrepreneurship
Real-world/Project-based assignments
Quality laboratory experienceEncouraging advanced learner
Slow learners supportICT-enabled classroom (sound system, mic, and projector)
Guest lectures from industry expertsIndustry-led courses
Certification coursesProfessional Software Training (PST) and Certification
lp,Emerging tools and technologyPrototype development
Use of virtual labsParticipation in competitive events (in-house/national/international)
Multidisciplinary and sustainable approach of creationParticipation in conferences/seminars/workshops (national/international)
International internshipSemester exchange or 2+2 exchange in International premium institutes having collaboration with UPES
Student Testimonials

Collection of feedback and reviews from our former students, providing valuable insights into the course's quality, faculty, infrastructure, and career prospects.

Programs and Specialisations

UPES School of Advanced Engineering offers a range of B. Tech programs in various engineering disciplines, each designed to provide students with a comprehensive education in their field of study. At the curriculum and T The faculty members at School of Advanced Engineering are grooming technology builders and sustainable solution providers who will transform current cities into completely IoT-enabled, design unmanned vehicles for transportation, design and build drones and UAVs for space and defence activities, run smart manufacturing floor where everything is controlled by robots, transform every current technology into a digitalized version, and make 100% renewable energy a reality. Our curriculum is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in engineering principles, creative learning, and innovation, as well as hands-on experience through projects and experiential learning, laboratory work, and internships.

Along with the core subjects, students have the option to choose from subject-focused specializations. These specializations enable our students to have better skills and future- proof them for the changing face of engineering. The program includes both theoretical and practical components, with students being required to complete various projects, assignments, and laboratory work. In addition, students have the opportunity to participate in internships or apprenticeships, which can provide valuable hands-on experience and exposure to the industry. The curricula for the programs have been framed in consultation with industry, academia, alumni, and parents to make the students industry-ready upon graduation. Graduates of our programs are well-prepared to enter the workforce or pursue advanced studies in their field.

Aerospace Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Fire and Safety Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics and Computer Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Applied Petroleum Engineering
Sustainability Engineering
Automotive Engineering

Placements

UPES’ annual placement drive gives students a chance to interact with recruiters from leading startups and MNCs from around the world. Here are some top recruiters at UPES:

Adani
Airbus
ALSTOM
Asian Paints
Baker Hughes
Boeing
Cairn
Dr. Reddy's
Ericsson
ExonMobil
Godrej
HalliBurton
Hyundai
Jubilent
KEC
Larsen & Turbo
Maruti Suzuki
Oceanring
ONGC
Panasonic
Reliance
Royal Enfield
Schneider
Shell
Siemens
slb
SUEZ
TEN
Total Energies
Vedanta

UPES has a record of 99 percent placement and ensures good opportunities for students as it attracts many big corporate houses. The university organizes in-campus PEP (Personality Enhancement program) for students to develop a positive outlook and gain several skills necessary for their time employability at the university. The university will also assist the students in grabbing the best internship opportunities. The students will also be offered pre-placement boot camp for the students for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) training for their upcoming placements.

FAQs

What is B.Tech. Program?

B.Tech. is an undergraduate academic degree program in the field of engineering. It typically takes 4 years to complete and covers a wide range of subjects related to science, mathematics, and engineering. The programs provides students with a strong foundation in theoretical and practical aspects of engineering and prepares them for a wide range of career opportunities in different industries.

What is the eligibility criteria for B.Tech. Program?
  • JEE Main, SAT & Board Merit
  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher& Senior Secondary level (10th&12th) and minimum 50% aggregate in PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) at Senior Secondary level (12th class). &
  • JEE Main cut-off Rank to be announced (on UPES website) after the declaration of JEE Main 2023 results) 
    Or
  • SAT Cut off - 50 percentiles and above 
    Or
  • Minimum 80% Marks at Higher & Senior Secondary Level and Minimum 80% aggregate in PCM (Physics, Chemistry and Math’s) at Senior Secondary Level
  • Through Merit Rank / Cut-off Score
  • UptoUp to 20% seats shall be filled through non-exam category (10% through JEE Mains and 10% through Board Merit). In case of seats following vacant in this category; UPES has the right to fill these through UPES Examination. University also reserves the right to conduct further CBT / Pen Paper / Online test for admission
What are the different specializations I can opt for in B.Tech. Program?

At the UPES School of Advance Engineering, you can choose from B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering, B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering, B.Tech. in HSE Fire and Safety Engineerin, and B. Tech in Civil Engineering, B. Tech in Sustainability Engineering, B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering, B.Tech in Electronics and Computer Engineering, B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering, and B.Tech. in Petroleum Engineering.

Does UPES provide scholarships for B.Tech. Program?

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’. Check the link for more information https://www.upes.ac.in/admissions/scholarships

What are the career opportunities after doing B.Tech. Program?

After completing B.Tech., graduates can pursue career opportunities different industries such as aviation, chemical manufacturing, construction, telecommunications, software , Information Technology, manufacturing, and oil and gas exploration. The choice of industry depends on the B. Tech specialization stream as well as individual's interests and career objectives, etc.

What is the average salary after the B.Tech. Program?

The average salary after completing a B.Tech. program in India can range from 4-10 lakhs per annum depending on the job role, experience, and organization. Graduates with higher qualifications and work experience can earn even higher salaries.

Are there hostel facilities for boys and girls getting admission for the course?

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 campus.

In additional 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)

Note: Hostel refund will be as per UGC norms.