UPES offers B.A in Public Policy with embedded IAS Coaching

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With the changing socio-economic scenario of our country, more and more people are aspiring to contribute to the ‘better India’, where students are seeking to contribute in the development of India.

University of Petroleum and Energy, offers a unique, Bachelors of Arts in Public Policy programme to help students develop professional skills and understanding of the art and science of public policy. The endeavour is to prepare students for an exciting career in administration and policy making with special emphasis on active participation in formulation and implementation of public policy. The course is designed to help students to be equipped with a strong understanding of the subject, before pursuing further, in the field.

In-lieu with the career aspirations of the new generation, UPES has embedded Civil Services Examination coaching along with the regular course curriculum for the BA programme.

UPES has joined hands with Dr. Lakshmaiah, IAS Study Circle, and have developed a plan and methodology in training students to excel in the civil services examination.

What are the career opportunities?

After successfully completing B.A Public Policy program one can work for Indian government agencies, international agencies, not-for-profit organization (NGOs), private firms, urban and regional planning, city management and financial planning.

How can you apply at School of Public Policy (SoPP) & Governance at UPES?

Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary Level (10th & 12th)

Admission Criteria:

Counselling and Interview

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. UPES is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 and accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).UPES offers 82 graduate and post graduate courses in the high-growth sectors like oil and gas, power, infrastructure, information technology, transportation, electronics, high technology, design, business, planning and architecture, public policy, legal studies and more. BBA, MBA, B Tech, M Tech, B Des, M Des, LLB, LLM, B Plan, M Plan, MA and many more are offered under these schools and colleges. Because of its multi disciplinary courses, UPES graduates are a preferred choice for the companies. UPES has maintained a consistent placement track record of 85% placements year on year. This demonstrates UPES’ commitment, quality of students, and the holistic approach of its dedicated faculty. UPES is a QS rated university with 5 Stars for both Employability (placements) and campus facilities and 4 Stars for Teaching.