PDPU Exam: 2020 Application, Eligibility, Syllabus & Pattern

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University [PDPU]

PDPU - Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University

PDPU is a University level entrance exam which is been conducted by Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University and it was been established by GERMI as a Private University through the State Act enacted on 4th April, 2007.

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University offer multiple courses ranging from engineering, arts and management along with maximum exposure and opportunities to the students through various national and International exchange programs with best University worldwide and they focus on the development of its faculties and staff the University endeavours for various Joint Exchange and Research programs.

PDPU Exam Date

Exam Important Dates:



Start of online application form


Last Date for online application form


Last Date for uploading class 12th marks


Announcement of list of applicants


Announcement of provisional merit list


PDPU Eligibility criteria

The eligibility criteria exam mentioned below:

  • Candidates must have passed their 10+2 or equivalent exam with a minimum of 45% Marks (40% in case of SC / ST) in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
  • It is mandatory for every candidate to appear in the Paper – 1 of JEE Main.

For B.Com (Hons) Program: Candidates are required to have passed 12th standard examination or equivalent from commerce stream or should have studied accounting and/or commerce related subjects in 12th standard

PDPU Application Form & fees

The application form will be available online/ offline from the month of April

Candidates have to download the Application Form from the following link www.sls.pdpu.ac.in or can get a copy from SLS office in person.
Candidate can make the payment through online by Internet Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card towards the Registration Fee of Rs.1200

PDPU Results & Score Card

Allotment of seats for various courses will be done on the basis of following three factors:

  • Rank in JEE Main
  • Category of the candidate
  • Availability of seats

The merit list and admission to the university will be prepared and based on the percentile obtained in the JEE Main Exam.
Criteria for deciding PDPU B. Tech Merit order in case of candidates obtaining equal merit marks will be based on the percentage of marks secured in theory and practical of the qualifying exam in following sequence-

  • Mathematics and Physics
  • Mathematics and Chemistry
  • Physics and Chemistry

PDPU Counselling & Admission

The counselling procedure involves original document verification, personal and academic credentials of candidates like identity, age, academic qualifications and reservation category. After that, the offer of provisional admission or waitlist will be made to eligible candidates.
Candidates who are getting confirmed / provisional admission are required to pay the specified fees via demand draft drawn in favour of “Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University”, payable at Ahmedabad for securing admission at the time of PDPU B.Tech Counselling. No extension of time shall be granted for paying such fees. Those, who fail to make payment at the time of counselling, will not be considered for any further admission process. The seats will be cancelled.

PDPU Contact Information

Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University,
Block D, Off Koba - Gandhinagar Highway Raisan,
Gandhinagar-382007 (Gujarat),
Phone No.: +91-79-23275231,
 Email: slsadmission@pdpu.ac.in,
 Website http://sls.pdpu.ac.in