Post Graduate Program in Industrial Safety

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Why Post Graduate Program in Industrial Safety

Rapid technological advancements and mechanization in industries like Petrochemical, Chemical, Engineering, and Construction have given rise to intricate Health, Safety, and Environmental challenges. To tackle these issues, qualified safety professionals are essential to address various aspects of safety, health, and the environment for personnel and others impacted by these industries. In response to this demand, the Post Graduate Program in Industrial Safety offers this program designed to enhance students' core competencies, providing futuristic education to meet the evolving needs of organisation and equip individuals with the skills needed for continuous career growth.

A Booming Sector With Growth & Promising Opportunities

  • According to the ILO, around 2.78 million deaths occur annually due to work-related accidents and diseases.

  • The National Safety Council estimated that work-related injuries and deaths cost the global economy over $1.25 trillion annually.

  • According to the International Social Security Association, workplace accidents and illnesses can lead to a 20-40% decrease in productivity.

UPES Advantage

  • Safety, Health and Environment Management
  • Electrical safety
  • Safety, Health and Environmental Laws
  • Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Health
  • Accidents Prevention & Emergency Preparedness
  • Environmental Issues and Management
  • Safety Management and Engineering
  • Understanding Applied Ergonomics
  • Safety Engineering Management-I: Machine Operations and Safe use of Tools and Gadgets
  • Safety Engineering Management-II: Material Handling and Safe use of Tools and Gadgets
  • Fire Risk & Control
  • Risk Analysis & Management
  • Safety for Engineers (36 hours of classes from L&T experts)
  • Understand how to identify workplace hazards, assess associated risks, and propose effective ways to mitigate those risks.
  • Learn how to work safely by understanding and applying safety policies, hazard assessment and safety tools.
  • Learn about fire and explosion basics, prevention systems, and safety in various work settings.
  • Learn the basics of process safety, risk assessment and safety in various work environments,
  • Learn how accidents happen, investigate them effectively, and understand the causes using various analysis tools. Gain insights from major industrial accidents to improve safety practices.
  • Get global certifications from prestigious universities like Wharton Online, University of Minnesota, University of California, University of Illinois, University of London, Rutgers University and more.
  • Stay competitive in the ever-evolving job market by mastering emerging areas of expertise. 
  • Access to specialized Coursera courses tailored to your domain will be available after your enrolment.
  • Learn from world-class faculty members from around the globe who will guide your journey.

  •  Occupational Health and Safety Specialist
  •  Process Safety Engineer
  • Emergency Response Coordinator
  • Health and Safety Consultant
  • Safety Officer / Manager
  •  Industrial Hygienist
  • Quality and Safety Manager
  • Construction Safety Manager
  • Regulatory Compliance Officer
  • Plant Manager
  • Chief Industrial Officer (CIO)
  • Director of Operations

Our comprehensive career services guarantee your career preparedness and employability for the professional world.

  • Career Orientation
  • Mentorship by industry experts
  • LinkedIn/Resume building guidance
  • Interview preparation

Our flexible and budget-friendly fee payment options are designed to make your education journey as smooth as possible.

  • Easy EMI Plan: Study stress-free and focus on smaller, manageable EMI* payment plan.
  • For Indian Students: Rs. 75,000 + GST
  • For Foreign Students: USD 893 or equivalent currency (excluding taxes)
    *Note: Fees payment will be as per the current USD rate

  • Outstanding Organizational Skills
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Working of Safety Management Information System
  • Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices

Our Faculty

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After completing the program, you will get a Global Certificate from UPES

UPES in ranked 52nd among Indian universities and 39th in the management category by NIRF 2023.

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The UPES Online Post Graduate Program (PGP) is an intensive 10-month management program that can be pursued remotely. This PGP maintains the same level of academic rigor and content as a traditional two-year full-time MBA program offered by renowned global business schools.

No, the UPES Online Post Graduate Program upholds a level of rigor and content equivalent to that of a regular two-year full-time MBA program offered by esteemed global business schools. For MBA courses please refer to our MBA program pages.

It's important to clarify that only universities have the authority to grant degrees in India. The UPES Online PGP does not confer a degree or diploma; it is structured as a standalone program. For MBA courses please refer to our MBA program pages.

Details about the specializations offered can be found on our website under the "Certifications" section.

45% and 5% exception as additional relaxation (for special cases).

The UPES Online PGP typically offers multiple cohorts throughout the year to accommodate different starting preferences. These starting months are January, April, July, and October. Each of these months corresponds to a new cohort of students joining the program. This approach allows for greater flexibility in enrolment and enables students to choose the cohort that best suits their schedule and timeline.