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Chitkara University admissions are based on students' overall performance, making sure candidates have marks in the qualifying examination, score in the entrance test, and performance in the Chitkara University interview.

  • UCEED score is required, followed by an interview to get seats in the B.Des course.
  • For UG courses, candidates should be +2 level cleared with minimum aggregate and should have appeared for respective entrance tests to get eligibility.
  • Counselling takes place national level that is candidates, after the selection process, will undergo counselling to get admissions at Chitkara University.
  • There might be different entrance tests for different courses, but basic eligibility should also be available for many of the programs. The admissions are based on entrance scores.
  • For B. Tech (lateral) entry, candidates should have cleared diploma in the relevant stream for 3 years and should have a valid score in the entrance test to get direct admissions for the 2nd year.

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Admission Criteria


Course Offered

B.Sc., M.Sc.
B.Com, M.Com
BE/B.Tech, M.Tech/ME
B.Des, M.Des
B.Ed., M.Ed.
B.Pharm, M.Pharm
B.Option, M.Option

Exams Accepted

BE - JEE Main
B.Arch. - NATA

Entrance Mode

Offline and Online

Application mode



Chitkara University undergraduate courses:

Applicants seeking admissions for the UG course should have completed their previous education like 10+2 for most of it with a minimum of 50-60% aggregate. They should have appeared for the entrance exam to maintain eligibility. Apart from the national entrance test, university entrance examination candidates need to have scored a few of the programs offered.

Specializations (B.Tech and B.Arch.)

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Civil Engineering

Computer Science Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electronics and Computer Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechatronics Engineering

Eligibility- HSC with 60% minimum marks PCM as main subjects.
Selection Criteria- JEE Mains


Eligibility- HSC with 50% minimum marks English & Mathematics main subjects.
Selection Criteria- NATA/JEE Mains


Important Dates of JEE Main:

Application date

Examination dates

December 1st week

April mid-week


Important dates of NATA:

Application date

Examination dates

January 3rd week

April last week


Course Name

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


BA (Journalism and Mass Communication)



Integrated MCA

Eligibility- HSC passed in any field with 50% aggregate.
Selection Criteria- Merit-Based followed by PI.

BFA (Applied Arts)

Eligibility- HSC passed in any field with 50% aggregate.
Selection Criteria- CUDAT Exam.


Eligibility- HSC passed in any field with 50% aggregate.
Selection Criteria- CUDAT/UCEED Exam.


UCEED Important dates:

Application date

Examination dates

1st week of October

3rd week of January



Eligibility & Selection Criteria

B.Sc in Allied Healthcare

B.Sc in Nursing (Basic)

B.Sc in Post Basic Nursing

B.Sc in Hospitality Administration

B.Sc in Culinary Arts

B.Sc in Culinary Arts – Bakery and Pastry Art Management

Eligibility- Passed 10+2 with mandatory subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, and GNM.
Selection Criteria- Personal Interview along with 10+2 merit.

B.Sc in Animation

B.Sc in Interior Design

Eligibility- 10+2 cleared in any stream.
Selection Criteria- CUDAT Exam.





Eligibility- Passed 10+2 with mandatory subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology.
Selection Criteria- Personal Interview along with 10+2 merit.


Chitkara University postgraduate courses:

Chitkara University admissions to PG programs will be based on UG programs' performance and score in the entrance exams, followed by GD and personal interviews. Minimum 50% must get eligibility and proceed with admissions in the qualifying examination.

Specializations (ME)

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Mechanical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Construction Technology and Management

Computer Science and Engineering

Eligibility- Graduation Degree as B.Tech/B.E in relevant field or MCA with minimum 60% aggregate.
Selection Criteria- GATE Score+ PI held at university.


Specializations (MBA)

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Sales and Retail Marketing

Pharmaceutical Management


Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Insurance and Financial Planning

Human Resource Management

Health care Management

Health Information Technology

Financial Market Practices

Business Analytics

Banking and Finance

Eligibility- Graduation Degree in any discipline with 50% marks.  
Selection Criteria- MAT/CAT/NMAT/CMAT score + PI/GD


Important dates of MBA entrance exams:

Application date

Examination dates

CAT-Aug 1st week

November last week

MAT-Mid week of March

May 1st week

XAT-Mid week of August

1st week of January

CMAT-1st week of November

Jan Last week



Eligibility & Selection Criteria


Eligibility- B.Sc. With 50% minimum and Mathematics/Physics as the main subject.
Selection Criteria-

MCA (Lateral Entry)

Eligibility- B.Sc. (IT/CSE)/BCA/ With 50% minimum and Mathematics as main subject.
Selection Criteria- Entrance test score + PI held at university.


Eligibility- 50% marks in B.Pharmacy
Selection Criteria- Entrance test score + PI held at university.


Eligibility- 50% marks in B.Optom.
Selection Criteria- Entrance test score + PI held at university.


Eligibility- 50% marks in BPT and rotatory internship of 6 months.
Selection Criteria- Entrance test score + PI held at university.

M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Eligibility- Bachelor's Degree passed.
Selection Criteria- Entrance test score + PI held at university.


Eligibility- Bachelor/ Master Degree passed with 50% marks.
Selection Criteria- Entrance test score + PI held at university.


Chitkara University Ph.D.:

The university offers a PhD program with various specializations, and the admissions are granted based on university entrance test scores followed by an interview. Minimum 55% is required to get eligibility and seek admissions.

Also, the PhD application form fee is INR 2100. Candidates need to fill out the form and, along with the payment, should press the submit.

Specialization (PhD.)

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Applied Sciences

Business Management

Computer Science & Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering

Health Sciences

Mechanical Engineering

Eligibility- 60% marks in Master Degree passed with
Selection Criteria- University entrance test score or GPAT/UGC-CSIR/UGC-NET+ PI held at university.

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Eligibility- 60% marks in Master Degree passed with 2 years managerial/executive/academic experience.
Selection Criteria- University entrance test score or GPAT/UGC-CSIR/UGC-NET+ PI held at university.


Chitkara University Application Process:

  • Online Mode:

Through the college's official website, fill out the Chitkara University admission form, clear the form fee online, save and submit the form.

  • Offline Mode:

From the college's official website, download the admission form or be taken from Chitkara University admission centre, fill out, attach documents and passport-sized photographs send it to the respective university.

Chitkara University's admission fee is INR 1100, and it has to be sent through demand draft for offline mode.

The enclosure of Mandatory Forms:

  • Marks sheet of 10th, 12th and Diploma, UG or PG degree certificate (as required)
  • Character Certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • Aadhar card
  • Migration Certificate
  • Photographs (passport size)
  • Entrance exam admit card (if applicable)


by Rashmika, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

BE applications should have a minimum of 60% eligibility criteria in 12th board PCM before processing further with the B.Tech admissions. Later based on the entrance exam, counseling is held through which Chitkara University B.Tech admissions are granted. However, the university accepts national-level counseling. Since the university is a private university, there are specific seats for the management quota.

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Asked Question

How can I get admissions for the MBA program at Chitkara University?
Asked by Guest

replied on 11-Mar-2022 12:57:40

MBA admissions in Chitkara University is based on merit rankings in exams like CAT/ NMATXAT/ MAT / CMAT. Later the evaluation of these scores will be followed by GD and PI. If the candidates have not taken any of the mentioned exams, they will have to take up the Chitkara University Test followed by GD and PI. The mode of application for Chitkara University is possible through both online and offline modes.

I want to know the fee amount for the MBA program at Chitkara University?
Asked by Guest

replied on 11-Mar-2022 12:57:21

The annual fees for the MBA program at Chitkara University are INR 2.8 Lakhs. Each semester will cost up to 1.4 Lakhs, and the total fees structure is 5.66 lakhs.

I am willing to take B Tech admission at CU. Also, I need to know the application process.
Asked by Nistha Kesharwani

replied on 15-Jul-2021 16:44:21

Students applying for a B Tech course at CU must have passed in 10+2 board examination from PCM with 60% marks. The selection for the Admission to B Tech at CU is based on JEE Main score and qualifying exam merit. The application process of CU is held online or offline mode. Applicants shall directly apply through the official website of the college. Else, you need to download the form from the official website and submit it to the university along with the application fee.

latest updates about mba when to apply , how to apply
Asked by himanshi

replied on 06-May-2021 11:20:48

So, Chitkara University admission forms will be available in the official portal of the college candidates who need to download the same and fill, upload documents, and make the payment in the online mode.

admission procedure
Asked by Chetna

replied on 06-May-2021 11:25:28

Admission for the MBA Course at Chitkara University will be usually made based on a valid score acquired in the CAT/NMAT/XAT/MAT and CMAT entrance exam. The final selection for admissions is made based on group discussion & Personal interviews.    

Management quota for mba 2020 procedures
Asked by Chetna sood

replied on 06-May-2021 11:26:43

Chitkara University reserves certain seats for the management quota. Candidates with minimum eligibility criteria can apply and seek Chitkara University admissions for MBA. The admission procedure goes as candidates visit the college campus and fill the application form in the admission section to proceed with the process.

Hi I would like to know that Do you have this course MA (public administration ) and about fees .......etc
Asked by Muzamil sabri

replied on 06-May-2021 11:27:31

Hi, the institute offers only journalism and communication under MA. Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university to get eligible for admission.

eligibility criteria;fees(total);placement
Asked by nikita jain

replied on 06-May-2021 11:28:12

Hi, taking admission to Chitkara University under B. Tech course is you must have cleared 10+2 with minimum 60% marks with PCM as main subjects. Based on JEE Main score, you will be selected. It is a four-year course, and the total fee is INR 6,58,000, where for the 1st year of B.Tech, it is INR 1,78,000, and for the rest three years, it would be split as INR 1,60,000 per year. Placements are pretty good. The median package for B.Tech is INR 3.10 lakhs, and the highest package would be INR 7 lakhs. The companies that visit are Adobe, Amazon, Citibank, Airtel, HP, Jindal, and the list.

Can i got the direct admission in MBA
Asked by Money Kataria

replied on 06-May-2021 11:28:33

Hi, For direct admission to this Chitkara University, candidates will have complete graduation from a recognized university. The fee for the management quota will be more than the regular fee depending on the score obtained by the candidate in graduation.

fee and eligibility for MBA
Asked by Rakesh kumar

replied on 06-May-2021 11:31:56

Hi Rakesh, The fee for MBA at Chitkara University is: The fees for MBA is 446000, And the duration for MBA is 2 years, And the eligibility is: The aspirant should have completed the Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 50 % aggregate marks in any stream from a recognized university.

I got 80.6% in boards and 20 marks in jee mains 2017..can I get cse in rajpura campus
Asked by Shruti Kukreja

replied on 06-May-2021 11:32:32

Hi Shruti, Admission to Chitkara University For Btech: admission will be through TOEFL/JEE MAIN/IELTS Entrance exam. Candidates having 60% marks in +2 are eligible( PCM). candidates need to attend the counseling program conducted by the university, and the counseling fee will be Rs.2500/-. Fees for the Rajpura campus in Chitkara University For Btech will be Rs.80,000 per anum.

what is the procedure of admission by entrence exam
Asked by Sandeep singh

replied on 06-May-2021 11:33:57

Chitkara University B.Sc admission is based on academic merit in 10+2 followed by personal interview. 

Sir/mam what is the admussion criteria and about placements
Asked by shubham singh rana

replied on 06-May-2021 11:34:44

Chitkara University Patiala B.TECH admission criteria are JEE-MAINS 2017. The fee will be 80,000 per semester. Placement highlights of 2016 batch: 124 companies came on-campus for recruitment of engineering students. Some of the major recruiters for engineering programs were FLIPKART, ADOBE, IBM, DELL, CITRIX, NIIT, MICRO LAND, VODAFONE, TOSHIBA, VIDEOCON, CALSOFT, GOOGLE, MICROSOFT, ORACLE, AMAZON, SAPIENT, CONVERGYS, etc.

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