24 months
3275 USD/year
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The Physics - Material Science degree at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies is a two-year program which aims to equip students both with the advanced concepts in Physics as well as hands on training in synthesis and characterization of novel materials, finding applications in myriad domains including but not limited to health, clean energy harvesting, semiconductors industry, etc. 


Students in the Physics - Material Science  program at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies will also get an opportunity to learn Computational Materials Science, in which they will be equipped with various simulation software/techniques and advanced numerical algorithms to simulate materials via computers. 

Career Prospects

  • Metallurgist in steel industries 
  • Research Scientist 
  • Materials Engineer 
  • Product/process development Scientist 
  • Technical sales Engineer 
  • College Lecturer 
  • Scientist jobs in DAE, DRDO, ISRO, CSIR labs 
  • Investment banking as Financial/Quantitative analysts 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Classical Mechanics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Properties of Matter Lab
  • Electronics
  • Electronics Lab

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must fulfil minimum eligibility requirements as laid down for their chosen program at UPES.
  • For admission to postgraduate program at UPES, the equivalence for the undergraduate degree earned by the candidate in his/her country shall be obtained from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). In certain cases, students may be requested to obtain the necessary certification from (AIU).
  • Students from non -English speaking countries should satisfy UPES that they have adequate proficiency in English to be able to undertake the program of their choice. If required, an undertaking from such students shall be taken to undergo the English language training for a specific period (depending on the proficiency to be assessed by UPES on arrival) before starting the actual program of admission.
  • Qualifying TOEFL/IELTS or equivalent may not be mandatory but strongly advised.
  • Students must possess a valid passport for the duration of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3275 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6550 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • 116000 Rs - national 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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