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M.Tech. (Engineering) - Course Overview

M. Tech or Master’s in technology is a postgraduate engineering master’s degree program in the discipline of engineering. It is a 2-year program where students get to explore existing as well as upcoming technologies. M. Tech at UPES is designed to provide students with specialized knowledge and skills in a specific engineering area, allowing them to pursue advanced research or careers in specialized fields. It is a two-year program that include both coursework and research components. The degree program can be obtained under the following categories:

  • Regular (Full-Time)
  • Sponsored (Full-Time)
Eligibility Criteria
  • Minimum 60% marks at Higher and Senior Secondary level (10th and 12th).
  • B.Tech /BE in Aerospace/ Aeronautical/ Mechanical/ Civil/ Chemical Eng. with minimum 60% marks or equivalent.

Eligibility Criteria for Fellowship for M. Tech. Students

  • Minimum SGPA / CGPA 8.5 in the first Semester and subsequent semesters/ year.
  • It is passed every semester on the first attempt without any supplementary or improvement exam.
  • Minimum of 75% attendance in the entire semester.
  • No disciplinary action was initiated/ awarded against the student.
  • Exemplary behaviour and compliance with all other norms as prescribed by the University.
  • Such students must not be getting any financial assistance/support e.g., fellowship/scholarship/fee waiver from any other source, public or private.

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

Selection Criteria

Personal Interview

CUET (PG) cut-off UPES M.Tech. Program - 120 Percentile

Program Fee Structure

M. Tech. (Health, Safety and Environment Engineering)

CategorySem 1Sem 2Sem 3Sem 4
Tuition Fee₹ 94,000₹ 94,000₹ 99,500₹ 99,500
Academic Service Fee₹ 31,000₹ 31,000₹ 33,000₹ 33,000
Total Fee₹ 1,25,000₹ 1,25,000₹ 1,32,500₹ 1,32,500

M. Tech. Non-CS

CategorySem 1Sem 2Sem 3Sem 4
Tuition Fee₹ 56,000₹ 56,000₹ 59,500₹ 59,500
Academic Service Fee₹ 19,000₹ 19,000₹ 20,000₹ 20,000
Total Fee₹ 75,000₹ 75,000₹ 79,500₹ 79,500

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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Scope and Highlights

The M.Tech. program at UPES University is vast, covering various engineering disciplines such as chemical engineering, renewable energy, petroleum engineering, civil engineering, health, safety engineering, sustainability engineering, mechanical engineering, and Robotics Engineering. The program is focused on providing students with in-depth knowledge of their chosen specialization and equipping them with the necessary skills to solve complex engineering problems.

The M. Tech. program has several highlights, including a curriculum that is designed to meet industry requirements, world-class infrastructure and facilities, experienced faculty, and a strong focus on research and development. The program also offers opportunities for students to engage in hands-on learning experiences, including internships, industrial visits, and industry-sponsored projects. In addition, the M. Tech. program at UPES University has a strong emphasis on entrepreneurship and innovation, providing students with the necessary skills and knowledge to start their own ventures or work in a startup environment. The program also offers opportunities for students to network with industry professionals, attend seminars and workshops, and participate in research projects.

Career Opportunities

The M. Tech. programs offered by UPES University cover a vast range of engineering disciplines, including Chemical engineering, Petroleum engineering, Construction Technology and management, E-mobility, Renewable energy, Computational mechanics, Health, Safety and Environment Engineering, Sustainability Engineering, and Robotics Engineering. Graduates of these programs have various career opportunities in their respective fields. Robotics engineering graduates can pursue careers in, embedded systems, control systems, signal processing, and Robotics. Petroleum engineering graduates can work in oil and gas exploration, production, and refining as reservoir engineers, production engineers, drilling engineers, and petroleum geologists. Construction technology and management graduates can work in construction, infrastructure, and urban development as structural engineers, project managers, environmental engineers, geotechnical engineers, offshore engineers, design engineer, project engineer, construction engineer, division head, supervisory engineer, design consultant, quality analysts, and offshore engineer Health, safety environment graduate can work as safety engineer, environmental engineer, Safety officer, HSE Design Engineer and Risk Engineer. Sustainability graduates can work as sustainabilty professional in various industries. In summary, M. Tech. graduates from UPES University have a broad range of career opportunities across multiple industries and sectors.

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

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

The UPES School of Advanced Engineering offers an M. Tech. program that provides students with advanced knowledge and practical skills in various engineering fields. The faculty members at the school are from renowned universities within and outside India, experienced and provide quality education to the students. The school has strong connections with various industries, which provides students with opportunities to interact with industry experts and gain practical insights. The curriculum is designed to provide valuable learning opportunities to the students through live projects, internships, and research projects. The school has a modern campus equipped with advanced labs, relevant software, and subscription of peer-reviewed journals, various other facilities that provide a conducive environment for learning.

The M. Tech. program prepares students for high-paying job opportunities in various industries and provides skills required to pursue a career in research and development. The dedicated placement cell of UPES assists students in securing job opportunities, and the school has a good track record of placing students in reputed companies. In summary, pursuing an M. Tech. at UPES School of Advanced Engineering can be an excellent choice for those looking to enhance their technical skills, gain practical experience, and pursue a rewarding career in engineering.

Innovative Teaching and Learning

We at the department, 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 innovationEmerging tools and technology
Support entrepreneurshipReal-world/Project-based assignments
Quality laboratory experienceEncouraging advanced learners
Slow learners supportICT-enabled classroom (sound system, mic and projector)
Guest lectures from industry expertsIndustry-led courses
Certification coursesProfessional Software Training (PST) and Certification
International internshipPrototype 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 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.


The School of Advanced Engineering offers M. Tech. in 9 different core subjects. Along with the core subjects, students have the option to choose from subject-focused specializations and core subjects, allowing them to tailor their education to their interests and career goals.

Our curriculum is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in engineering principles, as well as hands-on experience through laboratory work, projects, and internships. The students may also have the opportunity to participate in projects, 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, alums, 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.

Chemical Engineering
Renewable Energy
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Health, Safety and Environment
Robotics Engineering
Sustainability Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Construction Technology and Management


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:

Asian Paints
Baker Hughes
Dr. Reddy's
Larsen & Turbo
Maruti Suzuki
Royal Enfield
Total Energies

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 employability. 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.


What is M.Tech. Program?

M. Tech program stands for Master of Technology program. It is a postgraduate level engineering program that provides advanced technical knowledge and skills to students. The program typically requires a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree or equivalent as a prerequisite.

What are the eligibility criteria for M.Tech. Program?
  • Minimum 60% marks at Higher and Senior Secondary level (10th and 12th).
  • B.Tech/BE in relevant stream with minimum 60% marks or equivalent.
What are the different specializations I can opt for in M.Tech. Program?

At the UPES School of Advanced Engineering, you can choose from M.Tech. in Computational Fluid Dynamics, M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering, M.Tech. in HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) and M.Tech. in Construction Technology and Management, M.Tech. in Robotics Engineering, M.Tech. in Sustainability Engineering, and M.Tech. in Petroleum Engineering, M.Tech. in Renewable Energy, and M.Tech. in E-Mobility.

Does UPES provide scholarships for M.Tech. Program?

There are academic scholarships for deserving 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 eligibility criteria of fellowship for M.Tech. Students?
  • Minimum SGPA / CGPA 8.5 in the first Semester and subsequent semesters/ year.
  • It is passed every semester on the first attempt without any supplementary or improvement exam.
  • Minimum of 75% attendance in the entire semester.
  • No disciplinary action was initiated/ awarded against the student.
  • Exemplary behaviour and compliance with all other norms prescribed by the University.
  • Such students must not be getting any financial assistance/support e.g., fellowship/scholarship/fee waiver from any other source, public or private
What are the career opportunities after doing M.Tech. Program?

M. Tech graduates have a wide range of career opportunities available to them, depending on their engineering discipline. They can pursue careers as software developers, network architects, petroleum engineers, Project Manager, Design Engineer, Project Engineer, Construction Engineer, Division Head, Supervisory Engineer, Design Consultant, Quality Analysts, Offshore Engineer, Safety Engineer, Environmental Engineer, Fire Officer, HSE Design Engineer, Risk Engineer, Sustainability Professional , mechanical engineers, Robotics Engineer and more.

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

The average salary after completing an M. Tech program varies widely depending on several factors such as engineering discipline, industry, location, job role, and employer. However, on average, M. Tech graduates can expect to earn a starting salary of around 6-10 lakhs per annum in India. This salary can increase with experience, skills, and expertise in the chosen field.

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 campuses.

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)

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

Note: Hostel refund will be as per UGC norms.