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Established : 1972 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE | Affiliated : Visvesvaraya Technological University.
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PES University was started in 1972 and is renowned as one of Bangalore's top universities. PES University has three institutions in Bangalore that mainly focus on academic areas like Engineering, Medicine, Management, law, and Life Sciences. The University's primary focus is to improve the skills and values of candidates to face real-world challenges. It is a private university affiliated with VTU and has AICTE UGC approved its smooth functioning.

PES University offers various courses like Diploma, B. Com, B-Tech, B.Arch., BBA, Law, B. Pharm, BCA, BA at UG level and M-Tech, MD, M. Com, MBA, MCA, M. Pharm, MS, M.Sc., PGD, MA, and another Ph.D. at the postgrad level. The admission criteria for PESU are mainly through merit-basis on any of the qualifying entrance exams like PESSAT, KCET, UCEED, PGCET, NATA, CAT, MAT, GMAT, CMAT, GRE, or any equivalent entrance exam as per the concerned degree programs. The mode of these entrance exams will be on both offline and online platforms. To apply for admissions to PESU, Applicants can apply via online or offline mode as per the convenience of the applicants.

PES University will also provide scholarships for its candidates with merit scores in KCET, PESSAT, Sports Scholarship, and other reserved and physically challenged candidates.

This University has been ranked by many well-recognized forums such as:

  • PESU has been ranked 151 by NIRF for its overall performance in this University for 2021 and 2020.
  • PESU has been ranked 83 by NIRF for its B-Tech academic program in this University for 2021. For 2020, I was ranked 93, and there are better results in the current year.
  • PESU has been ranked 26 for its overall performance as per the reports of TOI, and they have ranked 24 for MBA academic results.

PESU B-Tech Admissions

  • PESU offers the B-Tech program as one of the flagship programs in this University.
  • The majority of the candidates will choose B-Tech engineering to make their career choices as this University provides better results.
  • This B-Tech is an undergrad degree for four whole years. Those who have done their board exams like 10+2 from any recognized board with min 45% in main subjects like Physics, Mathematics will be eligible to apply.
  • PES University offers a B-Tech engineering program in six other subject options like EEE, CSE, CE, Biotechnology, ME, and E&CE. The selection criteria to get into PES University is through appearing for PESSAT. Admissions are possible if the candidates meet the necessary scores in the entrance exam to get a seat at this University. The other national-level entrance exam accepted in PESU is KCET.
  • For PESSAT as a University level examination, candidates must apply through the University website within the period of application submission, and the mode of exam will be an offline mode for three hours.
  • Applicants are supposed to pay the application fees of INR 1050/- to appear for the exam. 

Course Name




Electronics & Communication Engineering


Electrical and Electronics Engineering


Civil Engineering


Mechanical Engineering


PESU UG Admissions

Being a Private University, they offer various UG programs with well-experienced faculty members. UG courses with engineering and non-engineering programs are Diploma, MBBS, B.Com, B-Tech, B.Arch., BBA, BCA, and BA.

Here, admissions for UG courses are possible online and offline, i.e., applicants can visit the college website and fill in the application form for the willing degree by making an online payment.

The minimum eligibility requirement for non-engineering UG programs like B.Com, BBA, B.Sc., BCA, and BA is to have completed their 10+2/12th or PUC or equivalent from a recognized board. The selection criteria will depend upon the merit scores in the last qualifying exam.

To get admission to any UG and PG programs, the candidates must clear PESSAT at the university level. For B.Arch., the entrance exam is NATA, and the entries are based on the scores secured in this exam.

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Eligibility Requirement

Selection criteria


Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Civil Engineering, and Biotechnology.

Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45% in PCM subjects







B.Com Hons, General

Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45%

Merit basis


General, Hospitality and Event Management and Sports Management 

Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45%

Merit basis


Product Design, Communication Design, and Interaction Design

Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45%

Merit basis



Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45%




Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45%




Pass in 10+2 with a min of 45%

Merit basis

PESU M-Tech Admissions

  • The M-Tech program at PESU is offered at this University, and the eligible candidates must have finished their graduation degree in any stream and specialization. This M-Tech is for two years here. Applicants who have completed their mainboard exams like 10th and 12th with a minimum percentage of 45% with main subjects like Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry along with Degree marks card will be allowed to apply. 
  • In PESU M-Tech engineering program in ten different subject options with eighteen other subjects as Computer Science And Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Data Science, Constructions Technology & Management, Computer-Aided Structural Engineering, Vlsi Design & Embedded System, Power, And Energy System Engineering, Machine Design, Digital Communication And Networking, and Machine Learning & Data Analytics.
  • The selection criteria to get into PES University is appearing for Karnataka PGCET. Those candidates who have met the eligible merit scores in the entrance test can apply for the M-Tech program at this University. 

PESU M-Tech Cut-off in PGCET

M-Tech specializations

Karnataka PGCET

Cyber Security


Structural Engineering


Automotive Engineering


PESU MBA Admissions

  • The MBA program is the management studies offered at PES University. To get admission to PESU, candidates must have completed their relevant UG degree in any given stream with an eligible CGPA.
  • Moreover, along with completing the degree, they must appear for management entrance tests like CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ PESSAT, etc., with valid scores.
  • Here, in the MBA program at PES University, they offer majors in six other subjects like Finance, HRM, Marketing, International Business, Banking, finance, etc.  

PESU cut-off in PGCET and MAT entrance exam

MBA Specializations








Human Capital Management








Business Analytics




Capital Market




PESU PG programs Admissions

PES University is also known for many of its PG programs offered with the help of trained and experienced faculty members. They provide different PG degrees like M-Tech, MBA, MA, M.Com, M.Sc., MCA, and other Ph.D. programs. 

Here, the admissions for PG courses are possible online and offline, i.e., applicants can visit the college website and fill in the application form for the willing degree by making an online payment.

The necessary minimum eligibility for non-engineering PG programs like M.Com, MBA, M.Sc., MCA, and MA is to have completed their 10+2/12th or PUC or equivalent from a recognized board and a relevant degree with appropriate CGPA. The selection criteria will depend upon the merit scores in the last qualifying exam.

To get admission for a PG management program like MBA, the candidates must attempt an entrance exam like PESSAT/ MAT/CMAT/MAT/CAT.

Course Name


Eligibility criteria

Selection criteria


Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Automotive Engineering, Machine Design, Vlsi Design & Embedded System, Structural Engineering, Power Electronics And Drives, Big Data Analytics, M.Tech By Research, Thermal – Fluid, Signal Processing, Cloud Computing, Digital Communication, Embedded Systems, Embedded System Technologies, Manufacturing Science & Engineering, Smart Power Control

B-Tech along with PGCET or GATE exam

Based on PGCET scores



B.Com/ BBA with 45%

Merit basis


Journalism & Communication, English

UG degree with a minimum of 50%

Merit basis


Biochemistry, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biotechnology, and Physics

UG degree with 45%

Merit basis



UG degree with a minimum of 50%

Merit basis


Finance, Human Capital Management, Marketing, Business Analytics, General, Capital Market

UG degree in any stream with a min of 45%



by Lila Biradhar, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

PES University admission for the B.tech course will be made on the entrance exams of the Karnataka State called KCET or COMEDK. Students can also give the university level PESSAT for taking admission to the courses in this college. This university also offers management quota admissions to B.tech classes, but the fee will be extremely high.

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by Amoolya Gowda , 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

I am doing my final year MBA at PES, and I like to say infrastructure and the education-wise fee are reasonable. PES University admissions for MBA course will be usually provided based on entrance exam score like PESSAT, CAT or MAT score, and the PES application fee charges INR 1050

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by Kishan, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

Though our college faculties are strict at times, they are friendly and supportive when it comes to students, and we are free to ask doubts and clear them, although they will be available after college hours. So we have the university entrance exam PESSAT. If students fail to get through other entrance exams can appear for PESSAT, through which PES University B.Tech admissions will be offered. So the university expects at least 60% in PCM in the 12th board as eligibility criteria followed by counseling and selection of the aspirants. KCET entrance is accepted, and the cut-off for B.Tech ranges from 449-7153 depending on the specialization.

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by Shoba, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

I have pursued B.Arch, and for taking admission here, we must write the NATA exam, the national entrance test for B.Arch admission. We must have passed our intermediate with not less than 50% aggregate. The entrance exam that we must have written is either NATA or JEE Mains paper 2. They also accept admissions through KCET counseling. PES University admission, we must register to the PESSAT but not write the exam; instead, we must upload the NATA or JEE score and the previous qualification. According to the uploaded position, the college will announce ranks and marks they will have university-level counseling for B.Arch admissions.

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Asked Question

Does PES University conduct any entrance exam?
Asked by Guest

replied on 07-Apr-2022 06:12:25

Yes, the PESSAT PES University entrance exam provides admissions for courses like B-Tech, BBA, B.Arch, B.Des, B.Com, BBA, LLB, B.Pharm, Pharm.D, MBA, MCA, and M.com. Candidates must apply for PESSAT and pay application fees to appear for the exam.

5. What is the PES University cut-off for the B-Tech program for the Mechanical stream?
Asked by Guest

replied on 07-Apr-2022 06:12:00

PES University cut-off in the B-Tech Mechanical stream is 42636 for general candidates in the KCET entrance exam.

Does PES University offer a Law program in their academics?
Asked by Guest

replied on 07-Apr-2022 06:11:26

PES University law bachelor's degree is not available. Instead, they offer an integrated course like BALLB.  

How to get admission for M.Sc. in PES University?
Asked by Guest

replied on 07-Apr-2022 06:11:10

To get into the PES University M.Sc. program, candidates must have min scores in their graduation degree. The selection is based on merit scores. 

Does PES have B.Sc.?
Asked by Guest

replied on 07-Apr-2022 06:10:49

Yes, the PES University B.Sc. program is available as a part of the academics in Nursing and Medical lab technology subject streams. 

How can I join PES University?
Asked by Guest

replied on 07-Apr-2022 06:10:31

To get PES University admissions, candidates must be eligible for qualified tests with valid scores. The PES University application forms are accepted in both offline and online mode by meeting the defined selection criteria of the University. 

Can I get direct admission in PES University for MBA?
Asked by Guest

replied on 09-Mar-2022 18:29:13

Usually, PES University will conduct a separate entrance test, PESSAT, to offer admissions. Thus, MBA admission seekers have to appear mandatory. Suppose students who hold valid scores in KPGCET, CAT, MAT, CMAT as per the cut off criteria will be excused from the PESSAT exam.

How can I join PES University for MBA?

replied on 22-Feb-2022 17:47:51

If you seek MBA admission at PES University, register for the PESSAT Exam as the first step. PESSAT is an entrance test conducted by PES for offering admissions. Visit the university website. And fill out the PESSAT application form online by paying INR 1050. Suppose students who have qualified in any of the state or national levels exams like PGCET, CAT, CMAT, MAT, or GMAT can apply for MBA admissions.

How can I enrol at PES University?
Asked by Guest

replied on 20-Jan-2022 16:57:58

Applicants in the online mode through the official website of the college shall apply for PES University for seeking admission.

What exams does PES accept for the B.Tech course?
Asked by Guest

replied on 20-Jan-2022 16:58:12

Aspirants either through KCET or PESSAT shall take up the admission to B.Tech in PES University.

Kindly provide me regarding the admission procedure in pharma MBA
Asked by Md shafiur Rahman

replied on 23-May-2019 13:22:35

Hi, the institute offers certain specialisations but there is no pharma MBA offered under fulltime MBA at this institute. One with bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks can apply for the course. Also one must appear for online test conducted by the university and secure valid score to take admissions.

Scholarship facility is available in college?
Asked by Manohar

replied on 17-May-2019 12:28:40


Institute offers Merit Scholarship for the candidates who have maintained excellent academic record, corporate scholarship, MRD Scholarships, Rural Scholarship and also reward the prizes for the students who got distinction in academics.

How to apply?
Asked by Twinkle Jain

replied on 13-May-2019 09:27:14


The University’s application process is as follows:

  • Candidates have to attend PESSAT exam that is conducted online by the University.
  • later, an interview will be conducted.
  • The candidate has to meet the basic eligibility based on the course selected.
  • Exam fee of INR 1050/- has to be paid through online.
  • Candidate will be informed further about the admission procedure once selected in the PESSAT exam.

Admissions for MBA at PES University
Asked by Sirisha.ch

replied on 30-May-2018 07:01:30

Hi Sirisha,

Admission criteria for MBA admission:

  • Aspirant with a minimum 50% aggregate score in graduation from a recognized university is a must.
  • Along with graduation a candidate should have a valid score in PGCET/CMAT/PESSAT MBA/CAT/MAT/GMAT entrance examination. 
  • Candidates can apply online/offline providing the required information and admission is based on the score obtained in entrance examination.

please let me know the management quota at PES Univeristy

replied on 25-May-2018 12:09:16

Hi Anusha Sinha,

Direct Admission for B.Tech:

  • Candidate should have completed 10+2 from a recognize board for admission
  • Donation amount for B.Tech may vary between INR 700000/- to 1200000/- 

Fee and scholarship
Asked by Tulika

replied on 16-May-2018 11:30:53

Hi Tulika,

  • Fee structure at PES University Bangalore for the B.Tech course is approximately INR 400000/- for 4 years through KCET.
  • Fee structure through PESSAT Quota is approximately INR  1280000/- for 4 years. 
  • PES University Bangalore provides scholarship for the deserving and meritorious candidates. 

Please inform me about Admission Procedure into BBM with hostel accommodation of girl students

replied on 03-Apr-2018 09:08:50

Hi Anupa Mishra,

PES University Bangalore admission for BBM:

  • Candidate must have minimum aggregate of 60% in intermediate from a recognized university. 
  • Admission will be based on percentage in the PESSAT qualifying exam for admission.  
  • PES University fee structure is around INR 480000/- for the complete 3 years course.
  • Hostel facilities are provided to students, with the fee of INR 120000/- per annum. 

Asked by bilal Ahmad wani

replied on 25-Sep-2017 12:56:10

Hi Bilal Ahmad Wani,

B.Tech at PES University, Bangalore:


  • Candidate should have minimum 60% aggregate in 10+2.
  • Candidate should have a valid score in KCET/PESSAT.


  • Counseling is based on the rank obtained in entrance exam.
  • Candidates can apply online/offline along with the required information.

Fee structure :

  • Approximately 300000 per annum.

What is the cutoff rank for PGCET? And what is the total fee structure for govt seat?
Asked by Kirthana

replied on 27-Jul-2017 08:50:14

Hi Kirthana,

Cut off rank for PGCET for admission in MBA at PES University Bangalore is below 250.

Fee structure for MBA in PES University Bangalore is around 100000 per annum.

Admission for full time MBA
Asked by Meer ashar

replied on 06-Jan-2018 11:44:51

Hi Meer Ashar,

MBA in PES University Bangalore:


  • Graduation with minimum 50% aggregate.
  • Candidate should have a valid score in PGCET/CMAT/PESAT/CAT/MAT/GMAT.  


  • Can apply online or offline with the required information.
  • Shortlisting is based on the score obtained in entrance exam followed by Personal Interview and Written Ability Test.

Fee Structure:

  • Approximately INR 800000 for the complete course.

Fees structure details
Asked by sumana

replied on 11-Jul-2017 07:51:17
PES University, Bangalore for M.B.A
. The fee structure of the M.B.A course is RS.400000 for 1 years; RS.800000 for 2 years (fulltime programme).

i have not taken the comedk exams.want to take admissions in pes
Asked by shaubhik

replied on 31-May-2017 05:37:52

Hi Soubhik,

Admission in PES University Bangalore For Btech:

  • Any candidate who have not taken Any Govt.Entrance exam .They can get admission trough PESSAT entrance test conduted by the university.
  • Applicants will be selected on the basis of this Entrance test followed by GD and PI.
  • Candidate having 60% marks in physics,chemistry and maths in puc are eligible for this entrance test.
  • PESSAT Registration fee is Rs1050/-

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