About Us

Established in 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand , UPES is an UGC recognized and NAAC accredited University. UPES offers specialized  B.Tech, BBA, B.A, , B.Des, LL.B courses at undergraduate level and  M.Tech, MBA, M.A, LLM programs at post-graduate level. These courses cater to high-growth areas like cloud computing, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, aerospace engineering, mechatronics engineering, fine arts, big data analytics, public administration, machine design engineering, computer science, petroleum, graphic and gaming and many more.

UPES campus in Dehradun, which is amongst the most beautiful campuses in India, sprawls over 44 acres with world class academic infrastructure, multimedia enabled classrooms, modern research labs, playing fields, food courts, hostels and other facilities for all curricular and extra-curricular activities of students. UPES faculty comprises of over 500 national and international faculty members. Be it the world acclaimed lecturers/ professors or senior professionals from globally renowned organizations, UPES has empanelled some of the most respected academicians and industry experts

Key Facts

  • The First Indian Institution to offer 79 programs across different core sectors.
  • The First Indian University to receive QS 5 Star Global Rating for Employability and Facilities
  • The First Indian Energy University recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956.
  • The First Indian Energy Institution to set up an in-house Bio-Diesel Laboratory.
  • The First Indian University to implement SAP for its operations.
  • Accredited by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council).
  • Associated with FICCI to start National Knowledge Functional Hub.
  • UPES Launched a Nano Satellite (UPESSAT) and has been recognized by NASA for its efforts in System Engineering.
  • 7500 placements in 750 companies of national and international stature.
  • An ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004 certified institution.