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Panjab University, Chandigarh

7.3 / 10

Based on 38 Student Reviews

About Panjab University, Chandigarh


Panjab University, [PU], was established in 1882 at Lahore, Pakistan and later moved to its current location at Chandigarh. The National Institutional Ranking Framework [NIRF] has ranked the University 33rd. There are 78 teaching and research departments at the main campus. The college is accreditated grade 'A' by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] and recognized by the University Grants Commission [UGC].

The University has 188 affiliated colleges in Punjab and one rural Regional Centre at Kauni, and 3 Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana, and Hoshiarpur. The campus is spread over an area of 550 acres in sectors 14 and 25 in Chandigarh. It provides quality education in the field of Arts, Mangement, Commerce, Design, Fine Arts, Engineering, Languages, Law, Medical Science, Pharma Science, and Science.

PU provides accommodation to its students with on campus hostels. Each of the hostels has a Wi-Fi connection and multiple messes for the students. Moreover, there are shopping centers and ATMs for students and faculty members on campus. Apart from the hostel facility, Panjab University, Chandigarh Facilities includes playgrounds, a gymnasium and a swimming pool, etc. for various other sports activities. 

Panjab University, Chandigarh has notable alumni include Manmohan Singh [Former Prime Minister of India], Sushma Swaraj [Minister of Foreign Affairs], Kiran Bedi [First Woman IPS Officer], etc.

The University offers numerous courses at undergraduate level, postgraduate level, doctorate level, and diplomas in multiple specializations. It has international collaborations and recently signed MoUs with Nottingham Trent University and the University of Western Sydney. In fact, it has collaborations with National Science Technology and Development Agency, International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas too.


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3 Placements
4 Eligibility Criteria
5 Admissions
6 Hostel Details

Panjab University, [PU] Chandigarh Highlights:

Year of Establishment

1882

Accreditations Grade 'A' by National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC], Association of Indian Universities [AIU] 
Recognitions University Grants Commission [UGC]

Students

More than 250000 including affiliated colleges

Infrastructure

Computer Labs, Cafeteria, Laboratory, Library, Hostel, Auditorium 

Panjab University Chandigarh Address

Sector 14, Chandigarh, 160014

Panjab University Chandigarh Courses

Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate, Diploma

Panjab University, Chandigarh Fees


Panjab University, [PU] Chandigarh Rankings and Awards:

  • Ranked 3rd in India in the pharmacy by National Institute Ranking Framework in 2018
  • In 2018 the Panjab University ranking was 42nd in India in the Management category by NIRF
  • Ranked 59th in India in the Engineering category by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2018
  • Ranked 114th in Asia by the Times Higher Education World in 2018
  • Ranked 135th among BRICS & Emerging Economies University Rankings in 2017

Panjab University, [PU] Chandigarh Placement Highlights:

  • The university conducts a placement drive, called AVSAR, which is organized by the Central Placement Cell and the Student Council.
  • Panjab University, Chandigarh Placement Cell bridges the gap between industries and students
  • Encourages the students to be resourceful assets to their future employing organizations
  • The Panjab University placement provides a well developed holistic training in order to upgrade the students' technical, aptitude, communication skills on a regular basis
  • It is responsible for organizing various Guest lectures and industrial visits
  • Conducts special programs by inviting prominent personalities from the corporate world to hone the leadership qualities of the students

Panjab University, Chandigarh Ranking


Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 54
MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 48

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 38 Student's Reviews 7.3/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
16
Average
11
Needs Improvement
3
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 20/38 students

Student Reviews


Devansh
Devansh
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2015
4/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • College is good in everything whether it is academics or infrastructure
  • Good experience  with teachers and in college with friends. It is to be great fun with friends
  • Staff is awesome and well trained staff

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Students associations are very active and co-working
  • Almost every festival is celebrated on the campus
  • Life in the college for us is awesome



HIMANSHU
HIMANSHU
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Microbiology), batch of 2017
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timing 9.00 to 1.00 pm then one hrs. Lunch break then 2.00 to 5.00 practical work Daily project given or weekly Exam are also taken monthly Quality and method is awesome .. Awesome experience


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Helpful societies and clubs Rose fest. Agaz fest Goonj fest and many others Overall life is best in campus




Vijay
Vijay
Bachelor of Arts [BA], batch of 2000
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

daily classes are taken on the time and most of the activities like project assignment group discussion quiz are conducted quality of the teaching is a very good very good experience I miss my college life.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

different clubs like music club bhangra club and society are made for extracurricular activities Baisakhi Basant panchmi etc are the most popular festival o the university.




Mohit
Mohit
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Chemistry), batch of 2012
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Class timings are 9am to 5pm including practicals at Panjab University, Chandigarh.
  • The timings make you feel bored but faculty is nice but still timings should be from 9 am to 2 pm.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Festival celebrations are not allowed but campus fest is held twice in a year apart from it.
  • Student societies and councils organise their own fest at Panjab University, Chandigarh.



HIMANSHU
HIMANSHU
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Microbiology), batch of 2017
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timing 9.00 to 1.00 pm then one hrs. Lunch break then 2.00 to 5.00 practical work Daily project given or weekly Exam are also taken monthly Quality and method is awesome .. Awesome experience


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Helpful societies and clubs Rose fest. Agaz fest Goonj fest and many others Overall life is best in campus




Mohit
Mohit
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Chemistry), batch of 2012
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Class timings are 9am to 5pm including practicals at Panjab University, Chandigarh.
  • The timings make you feel bored but faculty is nice but still timings should be from 9 am to 2 pm.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Festival celebrations are not allowed but campus fest is held twice in a year apart from it.
  • Student societies and councils organise their own fest at Panjab University, Chandigarh.



Gursewak
Gursewak
Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The daily routine is from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm, the assignments and projects are given for every subject. Quality of teaching is good and the experience is also good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Various Sports clubs, welfare clubs are there and they celebrate Youth Festival, the life at the college is at its best.




bharti
Bharti
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm], batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • In Panjab University classes start at 9 am till 5 pm with a 1-hour break for the lunch.
  • For the practical work, labs are assigned as per the subject needs. All the required equipment are provided. 
  • The quality of teaching is good and teachers help the students.
  • Overall experience is good.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • All the festivals are celebrated in the campus like Lohri, Holi, teachers day etc.
  • Life in college is enjoyable.



Contact Details and Location


Address : Sector 14, Chandigarh, Punjab - 160014, India
Website : http://puchd.ac.in/

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Panjab University - [PU], Chandigarh and accredited by UGC AIU NAAC-A NIRF.

Facilities


Computer labs
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Hostel
Auditorium
Sports
Transport

Entrance Exams for Admission


Panjab University, Chandigarh Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
PU CET
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]
NEET
Bachelor of Dental Science [BDS]
PU LLB
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Panjab University, [PU] Chandigarh Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility

B.Ed

  • The candidate must have completed graduation with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of Aptitude Test and merit obtained in the qualifying exam

BE

  • The candidate should have passed 12th with PCM as subjects
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in JEE Main

BCA

  • The candidate must have completed 12th with a minimum of 50% marks with Mathematics as a compulsory subject
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

BBA

  • The candidate must have completed 12th with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

BA

  • The candidate must have completed with a minimum of 33% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

B.Sc

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 from a recognized board
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in PU-CET [UG]

B.Com

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 with a minimum of 45% marks 
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in written test

B.P.Ed

  • The candidate must have completed Bachelor's degree in the relevant discipline
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in written test

BFA

  • The candidate must have completed HSC with a minimum of 40% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of Written, Practical, or Oral Test conducted by the college

B.Pharm

  • The candidate must have completed 12th with PCB subjects
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in PU-CET (UG)

BA B.Ed.

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Selection will be done on the basis of Aptitude Test

LLB

  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the relevant discipline
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in PU-LLB entrance exam

BA LLB

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 from a recognized board
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in the entrance exam

B.Com LLB

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 from a recognized board
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in the entrance exam

M.Tech

  • The candidate must have completed B.Tech in the relevant discipline
  • Selection is done on the basis of merit obtained in CET–PG which is conducted by the university

ME

  • The candidate must have completed BE in the relevant discipline
  • Selection is done on the basis of CET-PG which is conducted by the university

MA

  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 45% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of merit obtained in the aptitude test and CET-PG

 MDS

  • The candidate must have completed BDS degree
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in NEET MDS

 M.Sc

  • The candidate must have completed B.Sc degree in relevant discipline from the recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of merit obtained in the aptitude test and CET-PG

M.Sc [Hons]

  •  The candidate must have completed B.Sc. degree in relevant discipline from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in CET-PG

 M.Ed

  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor's degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks

M.P.Ed

  • The candidate must have completed B.P.Ed or B.Sc in Health and Physical Education with a minimum of 50% marks

M.Com [Hons]

  • The candidate must have completed B.Com degree from a recognized university

MCA

  • The candidate must have completed BCA or its equivalent degree from a recognized university

MBA

  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in the relevant entrance examination

PGDCA

  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor's degree with Mathematics as a compulsory subject either in 12th or at graduation level
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

LLM

  • The candidate must have completed LLB or Integrated LLB course from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of CET-PG

MPH

  • The candidate must have completed BPH or its equivalent degree from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of CET-PG

MSW

  • The candidate must have completed BSW or its equivalent degree from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

M.Pharm

  • The candidate must have completed B.Pharm or its equivalent degree from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

M.L.I.Sc

  • The candidate must have completed B.L.I.Sc. degree from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of Merit

Post MA Diploma

  • The candidate must have completed Post Graduate Degree in any relevant specializations
  • Selection is done on the basis of merit obtained in the aptitude test

Ph.D.

  • The candidate must have completed Master’s Degree in relevant discipline with a minimum of 55% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of written test and interview

M.Phil

  • The candidate must have completed Master’s Degree in relevant discipline with a minimum of 55% marks
  • Selection is done on the basis of written test and interview

Panjab University, [PU] Chandigarh Admissions:


Courses and Fees Structure of Panjab University, Chandigarh

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Panjab University, Chandigarh Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Engineering [BE]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.68 Lakh
Master of Engineering [ME]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 41,817
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 41,817

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Panjab University, Chandigarh Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,937
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 26,817

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Panjab University, Chandigarh Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 20,800
Panjab University, Chandigarh Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.89 Lakh
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,414
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.35 Lakh
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,967

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Panjab University, Chandigarh Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 20,800
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 20,800
Bachelor of Library and Information Science [B.Lib.I.Sc]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 13,853
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,937
Diploma in Humanity Arts  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,937
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27,087
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 13,853
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 9,597
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,967
Panjab University, Chandigarh Fashion Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.89 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.35 Lakh
Panjab University, Chandigarh Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,967
Panjab University, Chandigarh Paramedical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,937
Panjab University, Chandigarh Dental Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Dental Science [BDS]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4.74 Lakh
Master of Dental Sciences [MDS]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 15.21 Lakh
Panjab University, Chandigarh Hospitality Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.89 Lakh

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Panjab University, Chandigarh Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3.14 Lakh
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 19,387
Master of Laws [LLM]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 25,497
Panjab University, Chandigarh Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,937
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 79,701

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Panjab University, Chandigarh Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Physical Education [B.P.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,257
Diploma in Education  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,937
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27,087
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 14,177
Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 14,177
Panjab University, Chandigarh Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,292
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 51,234

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Hostel Details


Panjab University, [PU] Chandigarh Hostel Details:

  • The Panjab University Campus has 8 hostels for boys, 9 for girls, 1 Working Women Hostel, 1 International Hostel, 2 Sports hostels
  • The hostel accommodates more than 6000 students
  • There is a common room with magazines and newspapers
  • There is also provision for indoor games, LCD TV, and music system
  • Various facilities are being provided by the hostel such as power backups, gym, telephone facilities, internet facilities, mess and dining services at a nominal charge
  • The Panjab University hostel rooms are wide, spacious and well ventilated
  • Hostels are maintained with the clean and hygienic environment

 


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Does the university have reservation for physically challenged students

Asked By Unika,

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Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

Panjab University, Chandigarh has seat reservation for thalassemia patients, AIDS patients and cancer patients. There are two additional seats for rural area students. 5% marks relaxation is given to physically handicapped candidates.



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