Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

  • Chandigarh, Punjab
  • 3.6

    Placements & Internships

    3.8

    Fees and Scholarship

    3.4

    Academics & Faculty

    3.4

    College Infrastructure

    3.5

    Clubs & Associations

    4.2

    International Exposure

    2.8

    Social Atmosphere

    4.4

    Hostels & Food

    4

    (30)
  • 8 Questions Answered
  • Public 3.6

    Placements & Internships

    3.8

    Fees and Scholarship

    3.4

    Academics & Faculty

    3.4

    College Infrastructure

    3.5

    Clubs & Associations

    4.2

    International Exposure

    2.8

    Social Atmosphere

    4.4

    Hostels & Food

    4

    (30)
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Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh Overview

The Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, [PEC] Chandigarh was established in the year 1921 with its roots in Lahore as Mugalpura Engineering College. Then it moved to its present campus in 1953 is affiliated to Panjab University. Currently, it is a deemed college approved by the University Grant Commission [UGC], All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE], and Ministry of Human Resource and Development [MHRD]. It is accredited by the National Institutional Research Framework [NIRF]. It also is one of the oldest colleges with a rich history of providing quality education in the field of Engineering.

For the students exchange program, the college has collaborated with national and international educational institutions. MoU's have been signed with corporates to attract projects and internships. The mission of the college is to design the education in such a way that the students qualifying from the institute have the top rating in placement. Candidates are required to visit the official website in order to complete the Punjab Engineering College Admission Process.

Punjab College offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. Punjab Engineering College's notable alumni include Kalpana Chawla, Badshah, Jaspal Bhatti Adesh Pratap Singh Kairon, Vanya Mishra, and many more. The college has spacious playgrounds, tennis courts, gymnasium, and swimming pool. In addition to this, the college has a library, auditorium, computer center reading rooms, workshops, and well-equipped laboratories.

Director Prof. Manoj K Arora 
Chairman Sh. Rajinder Gupta, Chairman of Trident Group 
Accreditation AICTE
Faculty Count 70+
Infrastructure Medical, Sports, Computer Labs, Laboratory, Library, Auditorium, Cafeteria, Hostel 
Address Vidya Path, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012 
Address 9 Km away from the Chandigarh Railway station and 5 Km from the main Bus Stand 
Contact Number 0172-2753051, 2753052, 2753055 
Admission Details Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, Chandigarh Admission
Fees Details Punjab Engineering College Fee Structure
Courses Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctorate
Website https://www.pec.ac.in/

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Courses:

Undergraduate courses offered at PEC, Chandigarh

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials & Metallurgical Engineering
  • Production & Industrial Engineering

Postgraduate Courses:

  • Civil Engineering
    • Transportation
    • Water Resources
    • Structures
  • Computer Science & Engineering
    • [Information Security] on a self-supporting basis.
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering 
    • VLSI Design
  • Materials and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Production & Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Design on a self-supporting basis
  • Centre for Total Quality Management

Doctorate Course:

  • PhD

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Rankings:

  • Ranked 73 among engineering colleges by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2018.

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Placement:

  • The college has a career development Cell and Guidance center which offers an all-around career solution to the students.
  • The center guides the students to decide and pursue their dream careers in various sectors of engineering such as Research, Operations, and Development, Analytics, etc.
  • The college arranges career talks for the dissemination of knowledge regarding employment opportunities and also provides a full semester industrial internship.
  • The college Encourages students for industrial visits and arranges industrial problems to be worked out by students as part of their projects.

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Centres:

  • Centre of Excellence in Industrial and Product Design
  • Centre of Management and Humanities [CMH]
  • Centre for Total Quality Management and ZED
  • Cyber Security Research Centre

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Eligibility Criteria:

The university offers many courses in different departments.  PEC University of Technology eligibility criteria for all the courses are mentioned below:

Course

Eligibility

B.Tech

  • The candidate must have completed 10+2 from a recognized board with a minimum of 75% marks

  • Selection will be done on the basis of marks scored in JEE Main

M.Tech

  • The candidate must have completed Bachelor's degree in the relevant stream with a minimum of 60% marks

  • Selection will be done on the basis of marks scored in GATE

PhD

  • The candidate must have completed ME/ M.Tech in relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or BE/ B.Tech in the concerned discipline with 65% marks in aggregate

  • Selection will be done on the basis of PEC Research Entrance exam and Personal Interview

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Admissions:

  • Click on the application form link under the link “JAC Counseling”
  • Candidates are required to register with their JEE Main Roll Number and Password
  • After verification, candidates will be asked to change the password
  • Thereon, Candidates are required to pay the prescribed registration fee
  • Fees can be paid through net banking or debit/credit card or SBI Bank e-challan

Punjab Engineering College University of Technology Hostel Details:

  • The college has separate hostels for boys and girls
  • The hostels provide various facilities like WiFi, Mess Facility, 24x7 Electricity, and Water Supply, and many more
  • Apart from the hostel facility, Punjab Engineering College Infrastructure includes Medical, Sports, Computer Labs, Laboratory, Library, Auditorium, Cafeteria.

Hostels Available:

Boys Hostel

Girls Hostel

Shivalik

Kalpana Chawla

Himalaya

Vindhya Hostels

Kurukshetra

 -

Aravali

 -

Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh Highlights

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Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh Rankings

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Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh Reviews

Overall Rating (Out of 5)

3.6

Based on 30 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

>4-5 star

16

>3-4 star

10

>2-3 star

1

1-2 star

0

Component Rating (Out of 5)

Placements & Internships

3.8

Fees and Scholarship

3.4

Academics & Faculty

3.4

College Infrastructure

3.5

Clubs & Associations

4.2

International Exposure

2.8

Social Atmosphere

4.4

Hostels & Food

4

N.V | Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2021

Reviewed on May 22, 2019

  • 3
  • Placements & Internships 3.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • Academics & Faculty 2.5
  • College Infrastructure 3.5
  • Clubs & Associations 3.5
Placements & Internships

100% placement, the average salary of INR 12 to 20 thousand.

Fees and Scholarship

1 lakh 20 thousand. Scholarships for Ews sections and Sc/St. Average scholarship 7 to 10%.

Saaransh | Bachelor of Engineering [BE], batch of 2017

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

  • 3.8
  • Placements & Internships 3
  • Fees and Scholarship 3
  • Academics & Faculty 4.5
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
  • Clubs & Associations 5
Placements & Internships

Best internship and highest stipend by me. Companies - Smart cube, QuardB, Flipkart, Amazon, ShopClues, JP Morgan, ACRI, AIRBUS and etc. Avg salary INR 7lakhs/pa. There is a tremendous alumni network all over the world of our college

Fees and Scholarship

Punjab Engineering College BE Course Fee structure is approximately INR 40k per year Yes, scholarship available for students 8/20 get on avg scholarships Loans are not needed because for below poverty line students they don't need fees for those students.

Ajay | Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2016

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

  • 3.8
  • Placements & Internships 4
  • Fees and Scholarship 4.5
  • Academics & Faculty 3.5
  • College Infrastructure 3.5
  • Clubs & Associations 3.5
Placements & Internships
  • Kalpana Chawla was the alumni network for Punjab engineering college.
  • Highest salary figures from PEC is Rs 27.5 lakh per year. 
  • The average salary figures from PEC is Rs. 10 lakh per year.
Fees and Scholarship
  • M.Tech course fee including hostel fee is Rs. 1.15 lakh in Punjab engineering college.
  • Post metric scholarship option for SC students of BTech.
  • Hostels are costly.

Rohan | Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

  • 4
  • Placements & Internships 4
  • Fees and Scholarship 4
  • Academics & Faculty 4
Placements & Internships

Through this 4 year course, there is a compulsory internship semester in 3rd year or in the 6th semester. Companies like Amazon, Goldman Sachs, Wipro, Maruti, JP Morgan come to hire at PEC offering stipends for the internship around INR 40,000 to 75,000 etc. I am in my 2nd year right now so I am yet to complete my internship. For placement, highest salary goes to around INR 20 to 35 lakhs per annum.

Fees and Scholarship

The total course fee for B.Tech at Punjab Engineering College is INR 4,43,000.

The course fee is less. Scholarships are available.

ASHUTOSH NARAYAN | Bachelor of Engineering [BE], batch of 2020

Reviewed on May 21, 2019

  • 3.1
  • Placements & Internships 3
  • Fees and Scholarship 3
  • Academics & Faculty 3
  • College Infrastructure 3
  • Clubs & Associations 4
Placements & Internships

I have not done any internship. But one internship is mandatory for 3rd-year. 

Fees and Scholarship

The course fee for BE at Punjab Engineering College is around INR 60,000 per semester. The branch topper gets the scholarship.

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