About UPES


University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) was established in the year 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand. With an ambitious vision and unique approach, UPES emerged as an innovative institution offering programs that are specifically designed for core sectors with high growth projections. The university endeavours to be recognized as 'Nation Builders University' with a progressive vision of creating specialized professionals in the core sectors that can contribute in the economic growth of the country. 

Focused on the requirements of the future, UPES offers a wide spectrum of globally competitive undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate programs in various growth sectors of engineering, management , law and design studies. The university’s objective is to develop domain specific and competent technocrats, professionals, and managers who are ready to join the core industries. 

The different colleges under UPES are:  
  • College of Engineering Studies (CoES)
  • College of Management & Economics Studies (CoMES)
  • College of Legal Studies (CoLS)
  • School of Computer Science & Engineering(SoCSE)
  • School of Design Studies (SoDS)
  • School of Planning & Architecture (SPA)
  • School of Public Policy (SoPP) & Governance
School of Computer Science & Engineering(SoCSE)

School of Computer Science & Engineering (SoCSE), is an academy-industry alliance between UPES and IBM India aimed at developing a dynamic platform for next generation students to acquire high end IT education at graduation level.

 

SoCSE introduces and trains the students with Information Technology platform skills essential for the IT professionals. Information Technology plays a crucial role in the functioning of any organization. SoCSE offers well designed and specialized programs that provides appropriate skills and helps in becoming a competent IT professional. These programs are expected to add to the inclination of the recruiters towards the students, ready and aligned with the skills required for the IT industry. 


The School provides the students with a sophisticated learning environment, equipped with all essential learning tools and facilities. There is  an advanced computing centre with 24 hours Wi-Fi connectivity and conducive ambiance. The online ERP system for academic monitoring, iCos platform, and LMS tool make the unique process of learning.

Current Programs under SoCSE

  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Cloud Computing & Virtualization Technology in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Mainframe Technology in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Oil & Gas Informatics in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Open Source & Open Standards in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in E-Commerce, Retail & Automation in association with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in IT Infrastructure in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Business Analytics and Optimization in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Banking, Financial Services and Insurance in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in Cyber Security and Forensics in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in Graphics and Gaming in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Mobile Computing in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in Internet of Things and Smart Cities in academic collaboration with IBM.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in Big Data in academic collaboration with Xebia.
  • B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in Dev Ops in academic collaboration with Xebia.
  • M.Tech (CSE) with Specialization in Artificial Intelligence.
For more information about various colleges and programs please visit www.upes.ac.in



About Previous Conferences


2nd International Conference on Next Generation Computing Technologies

2nd International Conference on Next Generation Computing Technologies was held on 14th – 16th Oct, 2016 at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India.  Theme for the conference was “Current and Future Trends”. This conference was technically co-sponsored by IEEE, UP Section. Conference was well received by the researchers from academia and industry as well, in this conference total 437 papers were submitted by various authors from different parts of the globe, after rigors review process (blind triple reviewing after plagiarism check through Turnitin) 159 papers were accepted to present in the conference. Eminent people like Dr. Michael Coyle, CEO of Avatar Med Vision US, LLC, North Carolina, USA, Dr. Piyush Maheshwari, Ph.D. Manchester, Senior Member IEEE Professor - CS & IT, Head of Engineering, Amity University, Dubai, Dr. Ethirajan Govinda Rajan, Director, Pentagram Labs Inc, California, USA, Scientific Advisor, Helios & Matheson Analytics, USA, Dr P. Sekhar, Chief Promoter, Chairman & MD, Micro Technologies (India) Ltd India and Dr. Ram Murthy Garimella, Associate Professor, International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad, India were the keynote speakers. For more details you may visit http://ngct2016.ngct.org/


1st International Conference on Next Generation Computing Technologies

1st International Conference on Next Generation Computing Technologies was held on 4th and 5th Sept, 2015 at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India.  Theme for the conference was “Current and Future Trends” and it was technically sponsored by IEEE, UP Section. Conference was well received by the researchers from academia and industry as well, in this conference total 800 papers were submitted by various authors from different parts of the globe, after rigors review process (blind triple reviewing after plagiarism check through Turnitin) 202 papers were accepted to present in the conference. Eminent people like Professor Ezendu Ariwa, Dept. of Computer Science and Technology, University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom, Prof. Dr. Ramin Yahyapour, Director, GWDG University Göttingen, Germany, Dr.  Piyush  Maheshwari,  Head (R&D and Innovation), Ericsson India, Senior Member IEEE, Prof Sanjay Misra, Covenant University, OTA, Nigeria, Dr. Shailendra Singh, Vice President – Data Analytics, DIMTS (Delhi Integrated Multi-Model Transit System) Limited, New Delhi, India, Dr. Ethirajan Govinda Rajan, President, Pentagram Research Centre Private Limited, India and Dr. Zaki Qureshey,  Founder& C.E.O, E2Labs Information Security Pvt. Ltd., India were the key the note speakers. For more details you may visit http://ngct2015.ngct.org/