University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
Updated on: Apr 24, 2013
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) is one of the premier university in the country which conducts studies in petroleum and energy. Apart from academic courses offered to the students the university also has research programmes and developmental activities. Situated in a 30 acres (12 ha) campus in the Pondha valley, Dehradun, the main aim of the university is to train professionals in the field of energy management, electric power and non conventional energy sources and petroleum. You can visit the official website of the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies for more information about the university.
UPES is a non profit organisation registered under the Societies Act, 1860 dedicated to promoting education and training in Energy and allied sectors. They aims at to take the leadership role in establishing academic benchmarks for entry level professionals in the Energy, Infrastructure and Transportation sectors.
The campus environment in UPES encourages both academic and professional growth. Numerous opportunities exist for UPES students to participate in any extra curricular activities. One can also get a chance to join in any sporting competitions at the intra and inter-University level as well as District, State and National levels. The university also conducts a variety of seminars, workshops, conferences and training sessions through out the year and students get a chance to take active participation in all these events.
Placement CellMany reputed national and international companies visit UPES campus for campus recruitment. Some well known recruiters are Aban Offshore Limited, GAIL (India) Ltd., Nabros Trasport Pvt. Ltd, Abhijeet Group, Gammon India Ltd., Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Ltd., Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Reliance Industries Limited, Maruti Udyog Limited, etc.
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