UPES – University with a purpose

UPES is a UGC-recognized and NAAC-accredited university, established in 2003, with two campuses in the North Indian State of Uttarakhand hosted its mega career-counsel event UNLEASH for students of City of Joy at The Park Hotel,on 22nd December,2018, after successfully counselling 1500+ students during unleash events in various cities.

Unleash is an initiative where UPES connects with aspiring students and enable them to evaluate to specialization focused on higher education. Their main motto is ” BE SPECIALIZED AND STAY RELEVANT ”.

Dr. Palash Sen, the lead singer of the iconic Euphoria band and Radio Mirchi RJ, singer and anchor Mir Afsar Ali,interacted with the students,shared their experience about life and everything.

RJ Mir caught the attention of the excited audience with his music band ‘Bandage’.

Dr. Palash Sen addressing the students said, ” About 20 years ago, they were only two options-engineering and medicine. Today, You have so many choices available.You can’t succeed in your career until you choose to specialize and update yourself to stay relevant.” We spent the time listening to his story, how he has been continuing his profession as a Doctor and his passion as a musician. Dr. Palash Sen encouraged every students to discover  and unleash their true potential,who were present at the this mega event.

Unleash provided a much needed platform to students to inetract with UPES professors,admission counsellors,alumni and UPES industry partners so that they can take right decisions about their education. They also got an oppurtunity to experience the beautiful UPES campus in Dehradun through virtual reality.


UPES has a sprawling 44-acre campus in the lush and verdant environs of Dehradun. It offers specialized undergraduate and postgraduate courses, some of which cater to high-growth areas like cloud computing, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, aerospace engineering, mechatronics engineering, fine arts, big data analytics, public administration, machine design engineering, computer science, petroleum, graphic and gaming and so on.The university takes pride in offering its students a world-class academic infrastructure, multimedia-enabled classrooms, modern research labs, playing fields, food courts, hostels and facilities for curricular and extra-curricular activities. Given its industry-oriented programs and emphasis on holistic development, UPES graduates naturally become the preferred choice for employers. Thus, the university develops and hones future leaders for diverse high-growth sectors in India and globally.

Visit www.upes.ac.in for more information. 

Pictures from the event 

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