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Established : 1882 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE, NAAC | Affiliated : State University
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Punjab University was established in 1882 located in Chandigarh, Punjab. Institute is approved by AICTE, Recognized by UGC, Accredited to NAAC, and affiliated to State University. Institute offers Under Graduate Courses, Post Graduate Courses, PGDM, and Doctoral Courses.

  • Selection Criteria for BE/B Tech based on the JEE Main score and Selection Criteria for ME/M Tech is done through CET-PG, which the university will conduct.
  • Admission for ME/M Tech in Instrumentation, Nanoscience, and Nanotechnology will be made through Merit-Based and qualified examination Marks Based.
  • Selection Criteria for M.Phil. and Ph.D. will be based on The Aggregate Marks in qualified examination marks of Master’s Degree such as M.Sc. and MA.
  • Admission Criteria for MDS will be done through NEET MDS Entrance Based.
  • Candidates seeking admission in MBA must be graduate with Bachelor's Degree and selection Criteria based on MET Entrance Exam.
  • Admission Criteria for M.Sc., LLM, MPH, M. Ed., M. P. Ed, MPH, and M.Sc. will be Based on CET-PG Entrance Exam.
  • Selection Criteria for MA, M.Sc., BA, PG Diploma, and B.Ed. It will be based on Aptitude Test.



Admission Criteria

Entrance Exam

Course Offered

M Tech
BE/B Tech

Exams Accepted

Written Test-Ph. D and M. Phil
JEE Main-BE/B Tech

Entrance Mode



Under Graduate Admission Process

The university Offers under Graduate Course in BE/B Tech, BA, B.SC. BBA, LLB, and BCA programs. The candidates seeking admission for Undergraduate Course must be eligible for the 10+2 Examination with 50% Aggregate Marks in Physics, Chemistry, Maths. Selection Criteria for BE/B Tech is done based on JEE Main.

Admission criteria to B.Ed. Program is done through candidates eligible Mark and based on the aptitude test which the university will conduct.



Selection Criteria



50% Aggregate Marks
in 10 +2










Graduation with 50%
Aggregate Marks

Aptitude Based


B. Pharm

50 % Aggregate Marks
in 10+2(PCB)




40% Aggregate Marks
in HSC

written Test



BE/B Tech Specializations



Selection Criteria

Electrical Engineering

Passed in 10+2 Exams with
Aggregate 50% Marks

JEE Main
Entrance Based

Computer Science

Electronics & Communication

Food Technology


Information Technology


B.Sc. Specializations



Selection Criteria


Passed in 10+2 Exams with
Aggregate 50% Marks


Entrance Based

Home Science


Fashion Designing


Post Graduate Admission Process

The university Offers ME/M Tech courses in several Specializations. Candidates seeking admission in ME/M Tech must be eligible with 50% Aggregate Marks in BE/B Tech from the recognized Institute.

Selection criteria will be based on CET-PG, which the university will conduct. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology will be done through Merit-Based and qualified examination Marks Based.

Institute offers MBA courses in Several Specializations. Candidates with a Bachelor's Degree with 45% Aggregate Marks are eligible, and selection Criteria will be done through MET Entrance Exam.

MDS Selection Criteria will be done through NEET MDS Entrance Exam. M.Sc. Selection Criteria is done through CET-PG and Aptitude Test.



Selection Criteria

M. Ed

Qualify in Bachelor Degree
with 50% Aggregate Marks

CET-PG Entrance Test


M. P. Ed


Qualify In BCA


Integrated LLB Course


Qualified Bachelor Degree

MET  Entrance Exam



ME/M Tech Specializations



Selection Criteria

Nanoscience & Nanotechnology

Graduated from BE/B Tech
With 50 % Aggregate Marks

CET-PG Entrance Exam

Food Technology

Materials Science & Technology


Environmental Egg.

Electrical Egg. (Power Systems)


Mechanical Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering


Electronics & Communication


Information Technology



MA Specializations



Selection Criteria

Community Education and Development

Bachelor Degree with 45%
Aggregate Marks

CET-PG Entrance
Aptitude Test


Remote Sensing & GIS


Disaster Management

Journalism & Mass Communication

Gandhian & Peace Studies

History of Art

Indian Theatre

Human Rights & Duties

Music (Instrumentation)

Police Administration

Governance and Leadership


Women Studies



MDS Specializations



Selection Criteria

Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

Qualified in BDS Degree

Based on


Prosthodontics & Crown & Bridge

Oral Pathology & Microbiology

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics


M.Sc. Specializations



Selection Criteria

Human Genomics

Qualified in Bachelor Degree
B.Sc. With Aggregate 50% Marks

Based on CET-PG

Environment Science

Industrial Chemistry

Medical Physics


Forensic Science and Criminology



Fashion and Lifestyle Technology

Stem Cell and Tissue Eng.

Nuclear Medicine

System Biology & Bioinformatics

Microbial Biotechnology


M. Pharm Specializations



Selection Criteria


Qualified in B. Pharm


Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance


Pharmaceutical Chemistry


Pharmaceutical Analysis


Ph. D.  Specializations



Selection Criteria

Business Management and Commerce

55 % Aggregate Marks
in Master Degree




Written Test
Personal Interviews





Design and Fine Arts







M.Phil. Specializations



Selection Criteria


Master's Degree with 50% Aggregate Marks


Written Test
& Personal  Interview



Physical Education


Design and Fine Arts


Application Process

  • Candidates can apply application form in Online Mode only.
  • Candidates can visit the university's official website, download the application form and fill up the mandatory details online.
  • Application fees can be paid through Demand draft or net Banking.


  • University offers scholarships for physically challenged candidates.
  • Post Matric Scholarship
  • Backward categories SC/ST/OBC scholarship.


by Aditi, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

I entered this college for the MBA, and Punjab university admission to the MBA will be made through the MET entrance exam. Eligibility for joining MBA would be to have cleared bachelor's degree in any stream from the recognized university. The application process of the candidates will be online, and for filling the application form, we must visit the admission portal of the website. As a selection process, all the eligible students will be invited for personal interviews and group discussions. Students will be selected for final admission based on their performance in a confidential consultation. There will be an application fee as mentioned by the university.

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by Kashvi, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

Offering eight specializations B. Tech program is also provided. Based on JEE Main score Punjab University admissions to B. Tech, there is an integrated BE program. University follows online application mode by filling the admission form on the university's official website. There are reserved seats for category-based students.

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by Daman, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

Punjab university is known for its well-planned infrastructure and excellent education. I have pursued my MBA in Information Technology & Telecom Management at PU. Here a gist if you happen to apply for the college. Punjab University Admission eligibility for MBA requires the candidates to have an aggregate of 50% in their bachelor degree of any stream and have appeared for the MET entrance examination with a valid and acceptable score of university norms. The university offers an online mode of application to the candidates, and the online admission portal exists on the university website. The candidates are required to register on to the portal and pay their registration fees via online mode.

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Asked Question

Ph.D. fee and admission process to Punjab University required.
Asked by Ritu

replied on 01-Jun-2022 10:50:51

To be eligible, students must have completed a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 55 percent in aggregate in comparable disciplines from a recognized university. Admission to Ph.D. at Punjab University will be determined by a written test administered by the university, with final selection based on an interview session. The fee of Ph.D. costs approx. INR 47k in total, which is less and affordable.

When is the last date to apply for PU MET entrance exam?
Asked by Gurcharan Singh

replied on 15-Feb-2022 14:48:28

PU MET 2022 registration is open and the last date to apply is April 23, 2022.

What is the selection criteria for B-Tech engineering admissions in this University?
Asked by Adityaveer Singh

replied on 13-Aug-2021 06:24:08

Students must have passed the 10+2 level board exam from the Science stream from a recognized board in the country and JEE Main scores.

What is the eligibility for the BBA program at Punjab University?
Asked by Antriksha Sharma

replied on 30-Jul-2021 13:06:35

Punjab University does not offer BBA program in their University, but they provide more than 38 programs in both UG and PG levels under the fields like Arts, Commerce, Science, Mass Communication, Engineering, Dental, Law, Computer Applications, Agriculture, Hotel Management, Pharmacy and Management etc. with listed degrees

What is the fees and scholarship for the engineering B.E. program?
Asked by Ravina saini

replied on 14-Jul-2021 16:52:38

The B.E. program is offered in five different streams for those who completed their board exams like 10+2 along with JEE main entrance exam with valid scores. The B.E. fees structure is provided at 96.3 K per annum, and for all four years, the total cost would be 3.85 L.

What is the fees structure for the MCA course at this University?
Asked by Amrit Singh

replied on 06-Jul-2021 06:08:07

The Punjab University offer PG course like MCA at 1.02 L for the first year, and the total cost is for INR 2.05 L approx. For the entire course duration of two years.

I have not written the pucet exam. Can I get admission to Punjab University?
Asked by Sukhman preet

replied on 13-Jul-2021 16:02:56

No, it is mandatory for candidates to appear for PU-CET conducted by the university to take admission for B.Pharm in Punjab University. Because this is a state university, admission without entrance exams are not allowed.

I have done my b.sc non-medical with 78%can I get admission in m.sc forensic science??
Asked by Tania sehal

replied on 18-Jun-2021 07:29:02

For candidates seeking M.Sc. in Forensic Science at PU need to have passed B.Sc. in the relevant stream to apply. Based on the CET-PG score, academic Merit and other criteria, the selection is made.

Where will we fill the application form?
Asked by Sparsh Singla

replied on 14-Jun-2021 15:32:14

Students applying for the BBA program must apply online. Applicants in the online admission portal shall register and log in using a password. Fill the form, make the application fee payment and submit.

BPT admission
Asked by Palvi

replied on 25-May-2021 15:55:00

Punjab University does not offer admission to the BPT course. Besides, it provides B.Com, B.Sc., BA, BHMCT, B PEd, BE, BDS, B Pharm at the UG level.

MA admission Mass comm / journalism
Asked by saurabh

replied on 28-Apr-2021 16:13:04

Bachelor's degree in any discipline with at least 45% marks is the eligibility for MA. Based on the CET-PG score, admission for MA at PU is offered. CET- PG is the university conducted entrance test.

Please let us know that what is the admission process for admission in B. Sc from PU Chandigarh
Asked by Shiv kumar

replied on 11-Mar-2021 17:23:45
  • Admission to the B.Sc. course at Punjab University is provided based on the candidates' score obtained in PU-CET (Punjab University Common Entrance Exam). Thus, candidates must appear for the entrance exam to secure admissions. The basic eligibility is, candidates must have qualified in 12th with 40% marks in the science stream.
  • Punjab University conducts an online application process. Eligible applicants should visit the website of the University and must fill the application form via online mode as per the prescribed schedule.

Admission process in pu for bba.will a student with87% be able to get admission?
Asked by Priti singh

replied on 18-Feb-2021 16:59:45

The minimum eligibility to apply for a BBA course at Punjab University is that candidates must secure 50% aggregate marks. However, you have obtained more than 50%. Thus you are eligible to apply. The selection process is purely based on academic merit.

Entrance or merit base admission for B.Com
Asked by Aakshima

replied on 05-Feb-2021 16:40:07
  • Looking for admission into B.Com at Punjab University, you must clear the university's written test and secure a valid score to get eligible.
  • The basic eligibility to apply for B.Com is that candidates shall have possessed 12th examination with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.

I am JRF qualified....what is the procedure to take admission in Punjab University ?
Asked by Sujata KalKal

replied on 06-Jan-2021 17:17:06
  • Admission to the course is given on the basis of the applicant's performance in the written test and the interview conducted by the University.
  • Candidates who have qualified in UGC-NET/JRF are also eligible to secure Ph.D. admission at Punjab University. Such candidates will be exempted from the entrance test which will be conducted by University.

Direct admission ho sakta hai kiya krna hai admission ke liye konsaa exam dena hai please tell me
Asked by Kashish Chauhan

replied on 12-Nov-2020 19:53:57

This is a state university and candidates in any means shall not be able to take direct admissions for D.Pharm or any course. Aspirants only through academic merit basis shall be able to take admissions at Punjab University.

Bsc nursing available in pu?
Asked by Jasdeep kaur

replied on 01-Sep-2020 15:51:41

At B.Sc. level there are several specialisations offered but then there is no B.Sc. in nursing program available. Students willing to seek B.Sc. admission in Punjab University need to be eligible and shall get seats for the available B.Sc. disciplines.

does it offer admission via management quota
Asked by haritha.m

replied on 10-Aug-2020 10:19:21

This is a state university where direct admissions to Punjab University for B.Sc. or any course is not offered. Applicants only through merit shall get seats for any course.

What is criteria for admission for B.Sc.
Asked by Nikita

replied on 13-Jul-2020 15:35:28

Candidates completed 10+2 from science discipline with at least 40% marks are eligible while on basis of PU-CET score entrance conducted by the university based Punjab University admissions to B.Sc. will be offered.

I am from rajasthan can i get admission in pu ,my father is in defence
Asked by Sonu

replied on 10-Jul-2020 08:24:11

This is a state university where direct admissions or management quota are not available for any category students. So as candidates on basis of PU-CET score Punjab University admissions to B.Pharm will be granted.

+2 marks is 59 in SC caste can I get admission in b pharmacy
Asked by Anju

replied on 19-Mar-2020 07:26:26

Candidates with minimum 50% in +2 can apply for the course, so there is university conducted entrance exam that is PU-CET since it is a state university candidates need to appear for the same and based on that Punjab University admissions to B.Pharm will be granted.

whether phd in commerce is available or not and if available, then what about it fee structure.
Asked by Ambika kushwaha

replied on 29-Jan-2020 06:04:42

There is Ph.D. in commerce stream available duration of the program is for 3 years and Punjab University fee structure of Ph.D. is around INR 47k for whole 3 years. As we split this fee and clear it by yearly basis then it would be INR 15.6k every year.

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