Home >> Gandhinagar >> Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University >> Admission

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Admission

Gandhinagar, Gujarat - Add Review
Established : 2007 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE | Affiliated : Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University
Courses Fee Structure
Courses Fee
Admission Procedure

The University is popularly known as PDPU, established in 2007 by GERMI as a Private University. PDPU is recognized by UGC and is a member of AIU. The University of PDPU offers various courses at UG, PG and research levels. Candidates appearing for all these courses must appear in the National and State level examination. Admission for these courses offers by PDPU is based on the entrance exam scores of the students.

  • UG course at PDPU is offered with courses like B. Tech, BBA (H), BA (H), B.Com (H), B.Sc (H) with various specializations.
  • Admission for B. Tech for PDPU depends on JEE Main entrance examination scores.
  • Admission for UG courses like BBA (H), BA (H), B.Com (H), B.Sc (H) is based on the entrance exam conducted by PDPU
  •  University.
  • PG courses are offered with M. Tech, MBA, MA, M.Sc courses with various specializations.
  • Admission for the M. Tech course depends on the GATE entrance exam or Personal Interview.
  • For non-gate candidates Institute will provide a Personal Interview will be conducted by the Institute for admission.
  • MBA admission at PDPU depends on NMAT / CAT / XAT followed by GDPI, WAT, work experience and Academic Performance.
  • Selection for the MA course at PDPU depends on a written test conducted by the University.
  • Admission for the M.Sc course at PDPU is based on the University's written test and personal interview.
  • PGDPM-x / PGDGM-x courses admission depends on student's performance in PI. 

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Admission Highlights


Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University

Type of University




Admission Criteria


Entrance Exam

JEE Main



Application Mode


Application Fees

INR 1000/-



Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University B. Tech Admission

At the UG level, PDPU offers B. Tech and B. Tech lateral courses to students who want to pursue a career in the engineering field. The courses are provided for four years and three years. Every specialization has several seats allotted opted by the candidates.

Admission for B. Tech courses is based on marks secured in JEE Main examination. As a result, 15% of seats are allotted for NRI candidates.




B. Tech

Petroleum Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information & Communication Technology, Computer Engineering

Candidates must have passed 10+2 or any equivalent exam in PCM.

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University UG Admission

At the UG level, PDPU offers BA (Hons), B. Com (Hons), BBA (Hons) and B.Sc (Hons) with various disciplines. These courses are provided for four years. Admission for the UG course at PDPU depends on written test and Interview conducted by the college. BBA and BA (H) are offered with 280 seats each, B. Com (H) is provided with 120 seats, B. Sc (H) is equipped with 60 seats.



Selections Criteria

BBA (Hons)

Human Resource Management, Marketing, Finance

Selection for UG course is based on Written test and PI followed by the Institute.

BA (Hons)

Psychology, English Literature, Governance and Public Administration, Economics, Mass Communication, International Relations

B. Com(Hons)

Banking and Insurance, Finance and Accounts, Marketing and Management, International Trade, Entrepreneurship

B.Sc (Hons)

Physics, Chemistry, Maths

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University M. Tech Admission

PDPU offers engineering courses in M. Tech with 16 disciplines for two years. The University offers 18 seats for each field. Admission for the M. Tech course at PDPU is based on GATE examination scores. Therefore, 50% of the seats are offered through GATE scores. The rest, 50% of seats, are filled through a personal interview conducted by University for non-gate candidates.



Selection Criteria

M. Tech

Petroleum Technology, Civil Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Design Engineering, Manufacturing Technology, Power Systems, Focused on Solar Energy, Energy and Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Cyber Security, Data Science, Transportation Engineering

Admission for M. Tech courses based on GATE or PI

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University PG Admission

The University offers a PG course in Business Administration and Arts field. Courses like MBA, MA, M.Sc courses are offered with various specializations. PGDPM-x, PGDGM-x courses are also provided under PGD. MBA course at PDPU is equipped with 60 seats, 20 seats for the MA course, and 25 seats for the M.Sc course. Admission for MBA course at PDPU must have cleared in XAT / CAT / NMAT followed by GDPI, WAT, Work experience and academic performance. Admission for MA and M.Sc course must have cleared written test conducted by the University.





Political Science and International Relations, Psychology, Public Administration, Media & Communications, English, Economics

Students must have passed UG degree with in any discipline with 50% marks.

M. Sc

Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics

Candidates must have passed B.Sc in relevant subjects from a recognized board.


Human Resources Management, Finance, Marketing, Energy and Infrastructure Management, Operations Management

Passed any Bachelor’s Degree with relevant scores.  



Students must hold a UG degree with 50% marks. 45% marks for SC/ ST course.


Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Application Process

Application process details of UG and PG courses are offered online on the official website.

  • Candidates applying for UG and PG courses must fill the application form online.
  • The details students provide in the application form must be accurate.
  • Application form fees of Rs 100/- shall be paid online through debit card/credit card or internet banking.
  • Attach the required documents to the application and submit them online.
  • Take a printout of the PDPU application form for future use.
Add Your Reviews

Asked Question

Interested in Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University