University of Petroleum and Energy Studies , Dehradun (UPES)
P.O. Kandoli Via-Prem Nagar, Dehradun-248007
The University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES) is an Indian University located in Dehradun, Uttarakhand known traditionally for its education and research in fields of energy & power. The University has been expanding its offerings in the sectors like Advance Technology, Transportation, Public Policy, Design, Architecture, Business and Legal Studies.
UPES Dehradun, established through an act of the State 2003, is an endeavor of Hydrocarbons Education and Research Society. The University provides multidisciplinary and sepecialized courses in oil and gas, transportation, power, computer science,information technology, international business, logistics and supply chain, infrastructure, Public Policy, Design and Legal Studies. UPES is the only Asian University to receive the World Oil Award.
It became a part of the Laureate International Universities network in 2013.
The UPES consists of two campuses i.e. Energy Acres at Bidholi and Knowledge Acres at Kandoli which are about 3 km. from each other, located at the foothills of Mussoorie range mountains. The Bidholi campus is allocated into clusters of buildings, there are 9 blocks and the main building named Energy House, another part is named as Chitrakoot Block which includes various laboratories, workshops and hostels.
College Of Engineering Studies (CoES)
The College of Engineering Studies offers B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. programs across a wide spectrum of specialization areas. These include Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Exploration, Energy Systems, Geoinformatics Engineering, Geo-Science Engineering, Automotive Design Engineering, Mining engineering, Instrumentation & Process Control, Aerospace Engineering, Disaster Management, Mechatronics Engineering, Robotics, Nanotechnology, Fire Safety Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, and several others.
The College of Engineering Studies has the following Departments:
- Department of Petroleum Engineering and Earth Sciences
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Electrical Engineering
- Department of Aerospace Engineering
- Department of Nuclear Science Technology
- Department of Health, Safety and Environment
- Department of Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering
- Department of Civil Engineering
For more detailed information about UPES visit the official website - http://www.upes.ac.in/