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Established : 1882 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE, NAAC | Affiliated : State University
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Eligibility Criteria/Cut-off for Admissions 2020

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 will be Conducted by the university.
  • Admission for ME/M Tech in Instrumentation, Nano science and Nano technology will be done 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 who are seeking Admission in MBA must be graduate in Bachelor 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. will be based on Aptitude Test.



Admission Criteria

Entrance Exam
Merit Based

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 who are seeking admission for Under Graduate Course must be eligible in 10+2 Examination with 50% Aggregate Marks in Physics, Chemistry, Math’s. Selection Criteria for BE/B Tech is done on the basis of JEE Main.

Admission criteria to B.Ed. program is done through candidates eligible Mark and based on the aptitude test which will be conducted by the university.



Selection Criteria



50% Aggregate Marks
in 10 +2

Merit Based









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

Bio Technology

Fashion Designing


Post Graduate Admission Process

The university Offers ME/M Tech courses in several Specializations. Candidates who are seeking for 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 will be conducted by the university. Nano science and Nano technology will be done through Merit Based and qualified examination Marks Based.

Institute offers MBA course in Several Specializations. Candidates with Graduation in Bachelor 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

Nano science & Nanotechnology

Graduated in BE/B Tech
With 50 % Aggregate Marks

CET-PG Entrance Exam
Merit Based

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

Merit Based

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 official website of university and can download the application form and fill up the mandatory details through online mode.
  • Application fees can be paid through Demand draft or net Banking.


  • University offers scholarship for physically challenged candidates.
  • Post Matric Scholarship
  • Backward categories SC/ST/OBC scholarship.
Live Application Form 2020


by Kashvi, 03 Feb 2020
Class of 2019

Offering 8 specialisations B.Tech program is offered also there is integrated BE program offered, on basis of JEE Main score Punjab University admissions to B.Tech is offered. University follows online application mode that is by filling the admission form in the official website of the university. There are reserved seats for category based students.

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by Daman, 09 Jan 2020
Class of 2019

Punjab university is known for its well-planned infrastructure and amazing education. I have pursued my MBA in Information Technology & Telecom Management at PU. Here’s 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’s degree of any stream, and to have appeared for the MET entrance examination with a valid and acceptable score, a per university norms. The university offers online mode of application to the candidates, 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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Live B.Tech Application Form 2020

Asked Question

Anjuasked on 18-Mar-2020 03:50:37
+2 marks is 59 in SC caste can I get admission in b pharmacy

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.

ANUJ KUMAR DUBEYasked on 07-Mar-2020 06:33:50
for admission ,course fee and hostel fee

mahika choudharyasked on 25-Feb-2020 12:38:32
How can I get admission in PU?

Ambika kushwahaasked on 28-Jan-2020 14:08:17
whether phd in commerce is available or not and if available, then what about it fee structure.

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.

Ambika kushwahaasked on 28-Jan-2020 14:05:47
phd in commerce admission how to take?

replied on 29-Jan-2020 06:04:27

Selection to the course is on basis of written test and interview round later to go ahead with the Punjab University Ph.D. admissions in the online mode that is in the official website you need to fill the application form

Deepujit Thongamasked on 27-Jan-2020 08:16:10
Admission process for admission to B.Sc. Math(hons) for the academic session 2020-21, cut off mark if any and whether hostel will be provided to North Eastern students, fee structures etc.

replied on 27-Jan-2020 10:48:19

There is university conducted entrance exam PU-CET through which Punjab University B.Sc. admissions will be done. The application has to be filled through online mode that is in the website of the college. There is hostel facility for boys and girls where the fee ranges from INR 3.9k-4.3k. And the course fee is around INR 39.4k when the fee is settled in instalment then it would be INR 13k.

Prabhnoor Singh Kohliasked on 15-Sep-2019 17:56:23
I just want to know when does the admission process starts.

replied on 17-Oct-2019 05:55:11

Punjab University admission to law will start usually in the month of May before that you need to have filled the application form based on which seats will be allotted

Lovepreet singhasked on 10-Sep-2019 03:46:03
Is it mandatory to give January jee main exam to get admission in panjab University chandigarh.

replied on 04-Dec-2019 13:05:51

It is mandatory for candidates to appear for JEE Main entrance exam usually held in the month of January and the Punjab University admission for B.E will be strictly on the centralized counselling based on the JEE main scores of the students and 12th marks.

samjeev kumarasked on 09-Sep-2019 16:49:50
can i get direct sdmission? tell me procedure for the admission and fees structure

replied on 04-Dec-2019 13:01:57

University of Punjab is state university as a reason the admission process that is carried out for the M.E./M.Tech will be though the entrance exam such as AMU- Aligarh University or GATE. For being eligible to take Punjab University admission for M.E/M.Tech and B.Tech passed in relevant discipline with minimum 60% aggregate. Fee structure for M.Tech/M.E will be feasible.

Sabika arifasked on 05-Sep-2019 19:23:01
Tell me the B.Sc. fees- BSc/MSc

replied on 02-Dec-2019 12:58:11

Punjab university B.Sc. fee structure will be INR 12,500 approx. for an annum. The fee seems to be feasible it is the state university.

Sabika arifasked on 05-Sep-2019 19:23:01
I have problem about the entrance test of some BScprogramms .my agreegate is 90.50 whichfield i chos

replied on 02-Dec-2019 12:58:06

For Punjab University admission for B.Sc one must have valid score in the entrance test called as PU-CET and they give admission to B.Sc. mandatorily based on the entrance test score.

Kokabasked on 04-Sep-2019 08:26:20
AOA Sir! I passed my FA with 48% can i get admission in university of punjab?? plzzzzz tell me sir.

replied on 02-Dec-2019 07:28:05

The basic eligibility for Punjab University admission in to any course will need at least 50% aggregate in the qualifying examination and few courses don’t have any criteria. The cut-off percentage depends on the course opted.

Vaibhav Salujaasked on 27-Aug-2019 07:29:35
Requirements to get admission in Panjab University Chandigarh

replied on 02-Dec-2019 13:17:20

The Minimum Eligibility Criteria for B.Com Course, Must have qualified in 10+2 Examination with required aggregate score and the selection will be done on the basis of Merit Score and the admission for B.Com course is approximate 31k for complete three years of duration.


Karishma Sahooasked on 13-Jul-2019 05:35:29
Admission in 2019

yogeshasked on 24-Jun-2019 15:49:29
i want to take admission in B.a

Diggaj bansalasked on 24-Jun-2019 04:07:14
I want to take direct 3

Swaleha firadausiaasked on 19-Jun-2019 02:23:46
Can I take direct admission B.tech CSE in panjab university

Swaleha firadausiaasked on 19-Jun-2019 02:23:45
Can I take direct admission B.tech CSE in panjab university

Mansi Bhatiaasked on 10-Jun-2019 04:46:24
Direct admission in btech

Ansh Sidhuasked on 30-May-2019 15:50:12
Can i get direct admission in ba llb course, i have scored my +2 with more than 50 percent

replied on 03-Jun-2019 12:00:02

Hi, under state university there won’t be any direct admissions or management quota candidates have to secure valid marks and score to seek admissions.

Shivaasked on 16-May-2019 12:54:54
I need admission for B.Com in your college

replied on 16-May-2019 13:21:49

Hi, Admission to B.Com course for 1st year is open interested candidates can apply one must be XII passed out.

Harneet Singhasked on 06-May-2019 13:59:39
How to apply for admiasion, online form

replied on 07-May-2019 07:24:35

Hi, the online application form is available in the website you can visit the website and fill the form. Also to apply offline you need to visit the college campus seek for admission section and fill the form.

Anil Malikasked on 02-May-2019 15:41:53
New admission fee detail B Tech C E. My daughter was given Jeeamain exam ( 86 Ptl - Gen Cat). other

replied on 09-May-2019 10:04:12


  • Admission Criteria for BE/B Tech in Computer Science Engineering is based on the eligibility of 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 Examination.
  • Selection Criteria will be based on JEE Main Entrance Exam.
  • Applicants can apply the application form through online by visiting the official website.

Tusharasked on 24-Apr-2019 12:09:31
Can I get direct admission in B. pharmacy?

replied on 26-Apr-2019 10:21:21

Hi, Candidates willing to apply for the institute for B.Pharm course is based on marks and candidates must have passed 10+2 examination keeping PCB as main subjects. As the university is state university and is under govt. sector direct admissions or management quota is not accepted.

Anju upretiasked on 14-Apr-2019 10:30:20
Want toget direct admission in affiliated college of Punjabuniversity inchandigarh Having 68%in bcom

replied on 16-Apr-2019 07:48:00


  • There are almost 24 college in Chandigarh affiliated to Punjab University.
  • For direct admissions, candidates can visit the college admission authorities.
  • The fee will be slightly higher than the regular fee for the direct admission.

vandanaasked on 11-Apr-2019 13:31:34
direct admission

replied on 12-Apr-2019 07:26:33


  • Admission for MBA course at Punjab University is based on graduation percentage followed by CAT score and GD&PI.
  • Punjab University is a public sector university and the direct admission or management quota admission at this institute is not allowed.

Pramod kumar Guptaasked on 22-Mar-2019 15:42:45
When the commencement of Admission is declared the session 2019 in Nuclear medicine technology (M.sc

replied on 25-Mar-2019 07:48:25


For admission in M.Sc Nuclear Medicine candidates will have to secure a valid score in PG CET conducted in the month of June 2019. Admission will be held after the declaration of PGCET results, based on the score obtained by the students score in the entrance examination.

Nikhilasked on 08-Feb-2019 08:02:38
Can I get admission in pu without gate is there any other exam I have to be appeared

Arpit Aggarwalasked on 12-Jan-2019 18:29:05
Direct addmission in PU for 3 years llb or not?

divya singhasked on 09-Jan-2019 11:29:01
Process of admission, scholarship, fees etc

Dheeraj Sharmaasked on 31-Dec-2018 11:27:32
I want to take admission

Vaishnavi Singhasked on 02-Dec-2018 21:06:50
Can I get direct admission?

Rohit sharmaasked on 08-Nov-2018 06:22:52
What is educational qualification for the admission

replied on 17-Nov-2018 07:02:07

Hi Rohit Sharma,

  • MA in Social Work is a 2 year course.
  • Eligibility is bachelor’s degree program in any discipline.
  • Fee for the course is approximately INR 15750/- per sem.

Sahil pehwalasked on 27-Oct-2018 14:47:37
I want to take admission in 2nd year in pu campus

Rajpreet singhasked on 13-Oct-2018 04:38:39
ma thapar university patiala vich mca 2nd year kur reha ma punab university vich migration kurvani ha hojigi

Robinasked on 25-Sep-2018 18:25:04
Now, i am pursuing 10+2 PCM from NIOS during Oct 2018. I want admission in Bcom now. Rgds.

Ramesh Kumar sahasked on 18-Aug-2018 10:21:14
Can I admission in pu

replied on 28-Aug-2018 11:58:22

Hi Ramesh Kumar Sah,
The admission procedure for BE course

  • Admission to BE is done on the basis of JEE Main scores
  • The admission procedure for MBA course in Punjab University
  • Admission is based on the valid score obtained in MET entrance examination
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from recognized university

Saloniasked on 19-Jul-2018 07:30:07
I have scored 88%in 12 class.Can I get admission in punjab university without entrance test.

Ranjeetaasked on 13-Jul-2018 17:07:06
After counselling, if my no. Is in Ludhiana then can I change my no. Into Punjab Unvirsity , chd

Ranjeetaasked on 13-Jul-2018 17:07:04
After counselling, if my no. Is in Ludhiana then can I change my no. Into Punjab Unvirsity , chd

Ranjeetaasked on 13-Jul-2018 17:07:02
After counselling, if my no. Is in Ludhiana then can I change my no. Into Punjab Unvirsity , chd

Ranjeetaasked on 13-Jul-2018 17:07:01
After counselling, if my no. Is in Ludhiana then can I change my no. Into Punjab Unvirsity , chd

BHANU AGGARWALasked on 04-Jul-2018 13:27:08
admission criteria

Gaurav Kumarasked on 26-Jun-2018 17:08:25
due to some personal issue that time i was not given the PU entrance test so can you tell me i am eligible to take admission in PU campus ..........if possible then please call me

udit jainasked on 22-Jun-2018 13:25:18
i want to take admission in panjab university affiliated colleges . please tell me procedure.or link

Saijalasked on 19-Jun-2018 16:46:44
I wanted to get admmision for btech under pu

hridyepuneet singhasked on 08-Jun-2018 08:21:20
i want take admission in B. Tech. computer Science. pls. guide me about procedure

replied on 11-Jun-2018 07:16:14

Hi Hridyepuneet Singh,

Admission for B.Tech

  • Students should obtain minimum 50% aggregate in 10+2 from a recognized board
  • Students should have a valid score in entrance exams like JEE Mains for admission.
  • Interested students can apply through online/offline mode for admission
  • Admission is based on the counseling of the score obtained in previous examination. 

palakasked on 05-Jun-2018 18:28:59
what is the fee of btech in cse branch and what is the criteria for taking admission in btech .

replied on 06-Jun-2018 07:35:22

Hi Palak,

B.Tech admission

  • Fee structure is approximately INR 269000/- for the complete course.
  • Minimum of 50% aggregate score in 10+2 in science stream is mandatory
  • A valid score in JEE Mains entrance examination is a must for admission

Isha guptaasked on 02-Jun-2018 12:00:18
Can i get addmission through management in case entrance is not cleared

Manoj Kumarasked on 28-May-2018 15:50:30
I haven't apply for exam of the university. I have gap for one year. My score in 12th is 78.4%. I want admission in Bsc (medical). Is there direct entry in the university for the admission?

komalasked on 23-May-2018 04:44:08
I does not appear in jee. So we can take admission in punjab University Chandigarh on the basis of +2 marks. I scored in+2 more than 80% marks

Mannata Anandasked on 17-May-2018 10:04:03
I want to take admission in biotechnology in PU main campus

himanshuasked on 13-Apr-2018 10:06:48
send me admission details

replied on 13-Apr-2018 12:39:14

Hi Himanshu,

B.Com admission at Punjab University:

  • A minimum of 50% aggregate in 10+2 from a commerce domain is necessary.
  • Intrested candidates can apply online/offline with required details. 
  • Fee structure for the course is approximately INR 30000/- for the complete course. 

Smriti Srivastavaasked on 19-Mar-2018 20:46:53
Punjab University B.COM admission, Punjab University placement??

replied on 20-Mar-2018 06:43:28

Hi Smriti,
Punjab University B.COM admission and the Punjab University placement is:

Punjab University B.COM is:

  • The aspirants must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board for B.COM admission in Punjab University
  • And based on the score the candidates get in +12th the admission for B.COM in Punjab University done.

Punjab University placement is:

  • Punjab University average package 5 lakhs per annum 
  • And Punjab University highest package is 9 lakhs
  • And near about 60-70% students gets placed every year in Punjab University.

Manjot kaurasked on 01-Mar-2018 12:13:55
Fees for Bsc and entrance exam?

AMRITA KAURasked on 16-Feb-2018 09:38:22
i am interested in getting admission in microbiology.kindly guide and help for the admission. i am appearing for +2 medical CBSE board in March 2018.kindly provide me the datails.

Shagun sharmaasked on 01-Jan-2018 15:45:20
Is migration possible from.private to pu chandigarh.

replied on 02-Jan-2018 07:09:05

Hi Shagun,

Here is the few information regarding the migration from private to public:

  • There is a provision in some universities where a student is allowed to change college in 2nd year under the same university, if he/she performs really well.
  • And changing a university is not possible.
  • If you want to change the university, you will have to start the course from beginning.

purushotam yadavasked on 05-Jul-2017 04:52:13
+2 science

himanshu goyalasked on 24-Mar-2017 17:15:50
about entrance exam of mca

Trividha sharmaasked on 28-Feb-2017 09:29:10
When are admission forms out?and what is criteria of admission ? Also about scholarship tests?

Harshasked on 01-Nov-2016 14:29:58
What should I take in +2 to choose this field and duration of this field

vilas kumarasked on 13-Oct-2016 15:14:49
send me admission date and full detail

PRINCEasked on 15-Sep-2016 12:37:23
% reqerment

Naim Ahmad Saifiasked on 16-Jul-2016 08:01:21
i have passed 12th class with PCM How to apply for bca

Gurjant Singhasked on 08-Jul-2016 16:42:47

Satnam Singhasked on 14-Jun-2016 05:52:10
Admission for B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biotechnology

Gurtej singhasked on 31-May-2016 15:31:57
I am interested in admission your university

Gurtej singhasked on 31-May-2016 15:28:23
I'm interested in admission of your university

Gurtej singhasked on 31-May-2016 15:11:20
I am interested in admission your university

lateef ahmad sheikhasked on 24-May-2016 18:55:01

Rabiyaasked on 22-May-2016 09:18:05
requiring information about entrance test for B sc.

Swaranjit kaurasked on 17-May-2016 16:40:29
Admission dates of B.Sc. Medical

VISHAL KUMARasked on 09-May-2016 14:40:59

Jaspreet kaurasked on 22-Apr-2016 14:07:00
Fee structure and cut off of last year

pragti negiasked on 17-Mar-2016 14:06:47
Biotech seats

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