Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering) | Batch of 2021
Written on 28 Apr 2018
The daily routine for first-year students is packed from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. which also consists of breaks. It isn't necessary that every branch will have a huge amount of classes, but yeah it depends on a number of subjects of any particular branch. There is quite a fluency in the method of teaching. There are tutorial classes for the PCM subjects in which students practice numerical problems.
The course fee per year is almost INR 2.5 lakh. The scholarship options available to students are that their CBSE boards percentage should be above 90% so that there is a hope of getting a scholarship. Moreover, the scholarships are divided branch wise and the students can change the branch too if they need a scholarship. On an average, 1 out of 20 students in the University gets a scholarship. The University also promotes the education of underprivileged students and provides scholarships to them. The need of loan depends on the student's family.
Placements in computer science are quite well and the highest one can go up to INR 20 to INR 25 lakhs per annum. The University also provides internships to third-year undergraduate students as well. Key companies include Reliance, Schlumberger, Microsoft, TCS and many more. The average salary is about INR 4 to INR 5 lakhs per annum and the highest can go up to INR 25 lakhs per annum. Also, almost 99%of the batches get placed. The alumni network is very well in the campus and students often get to know about the success stories of successful alumni from the University.
There are 5 campus hostels and others are private hostels outside the campus. The hostel fee for a year is nearly INR 1,50,000 for an academic session for double sharing rooms. The PGs outside the University is also a good option as they are in the middle of the Bidholi village.
There are a lot of them to join and learn from them. Uurja and Ignite are the two main college fests. Apart from them there are also many events hosted by clubs and societies from time to time. The college life in general is very good. There is 0% ragging in the University which is itself a record.
The eligibility criteria for UPES is minimum 60% marks in CBSE boards. Also, admission is taken through UPESEAT exam too. I took the UPESEAT exam to get into the University. For my course cutoff is approx 9000 rank. This is because the University is having domain specific computer science branches due to which seats get increased.
If you have a minimum of 60% marks in your intermediate and also in matriculation only then you are eligible to apply for UPES and there are two ways to get admission first me is the examination pathway(online and offline) and the second one is through boards merit. If you are able to solve 80%of your UPESEAT paper then there are the chances that you can get the admission.
Currently, I am in the first year so I am not eligible for the internship but my seniors have applied for the I tern and they are pursuing the intern in the industries related to the domain. Many of them are going to foreign for the internship. Talking about the placements, UPES is well known for its placements and many of the core companies like Microsoft, Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai etc. Surely visits college every year for the placement and the average package is about INR 6-7Lakh rupees and touching the maximum of around INR 27 lakh rupees previous year. The Alumni network of ...
There was an admission test which was conducted by UPES and on the basis of rank, we were allowed to select the branches of our choice. The entrance examination is conducted by UPES itself. In my case it was like around I got at rank 3000 my branch which is electrical engineering.
I have done an internship in Larsen and Toubro electrical and automation in Mumbai, Maharashtra. There was no stipend given to me. I have been hired by an information technology company known as IBM. I got my package as INR 300000 per annum. UPES Alumni network is ok not very good.
The course fee is approximately INR 21 Lakhs. Scholarships options are available if you\'re domiciled in Uttarakhand. Yeah, it depends upon the situation of the candidate\'s parents but loans are easily available and can be availed from most banks.
Class timings, projects, exams, and assignments are good no complaint regarding that and t...
UPES has conducted its own exam and also considers the 12th marksheet for admissions.
I took the UPES entrance exam.
There was no cut-off for my course.
I got one summer internship after completion of 6 th semester from the college itself, the stipend was 15.5k.
IT companies like DXC, Infosys, Cognizant, Capegemini, SAP, Samsung, Microsoft, and my domain company AIRBUS were also hired this year.
The average package is of 4 LPA. The highest package is of 24 LPA.
The alumini network is good for conferences and mentorship.
The course fee at the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, [UPES] Dehradun is very high, it\'s INR 1.50 - 1.80 lakhs per semester. Last year fee reaches close to INR 2 Lakhs.
There are girl scholarships, then students from Dehradun get scholarships, there is schola...