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    About PUCHD

    Panjab University (PU) is a collegiate university-funded jointly by the central and state government located in Chandigarh, India. Established in 1882 as the University of Punjab, Lahore it was relocated in India after the partition in 1947 between India and Pakistan. The university did not have a campus of its own for nearly a decade and at last, in 1956 it got its own campus on a red sandstone designed by Pierre Jeanerette under the guidance of Le Corbusier. The Panjab University has 15 chairs/centers for research and teaching and 78 research and teaching departments at the key campus in Chandigarh. It has affiliations with 189 colleges along with 4 regional centers and 6 constituent colleges. The university has its own radio station which plays the role of combining different groups amongst the university students, faculties and the community at large. According to NIRF rankings 2021, the university has been ranked 27th in the law category, 28th in the research category, 2nd in the pharmacy category 89th among engineering institutions, 23rd in the university category and 38th in the overall category. The university ranked 42nd position in the management category in the NIRF ranking 2020.

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    PU Location

    PU is in Chandigarh the capital city of Punjab, a green city in the state of Punjab. It is at a distance of 25 km from the Chandigarh International Airport which takes about 50 minutes driving on a routine day, and 10 km from the Chandigarh Bus Terminal or the railway station which comes to a 25-30 minute drive. PU Chandigarh location is well connected with many commutes like autos and taxis. Once you arrive at the airport or the railway station you have the option of a number of public transport facilities available to take you to PU, Sector 14, Chandigarh. 

    Panjab University, Chandigarh - Latest News and Updates

    • Vigilance Awareness Week 2020 - Panjab University celebrated the Vigilance Awareness Week that is in line with the nationwide initiatives of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) of the Government of India for the purpose of creating awareness amongst civil society and also the public at large relating to the policy of attaining accountability, transparency and corruption-free governance. 

    PU Chandigarh Awards, Recognitions, Accreditations, Rankings and Collaborations

    PU Accreditations 

    • PU Chandigarh is accredited by NAAC (IQAC Internal Quality Assurance Cell ).

    • Ranked 23 in the NIRF ranking 2021 under the university category

    • Secured 28th spot in NIRF Research Ranking 2021.

    • In the NIRF rankings of 2021, the university has been ranked 2nd in the pharmacy category with a score of 77.99. In the NIRF rankings of 2020, it was also ranked 2nd.

    • Ranked 89th by NIRF among engineering institutions with an overall score of 40.16/100 in 2021. In NIRF rankings 2020, the university was ranked 72nd.

    • The university has been ranked 27th in the NIRF rankings of 2021 in the law category with an overall score of 45.62. In the NIRF rankings of 2020, the university was ranked 15th.

    • The university has been given 38th rank in the overall category of NIRF ranking 2021, compared to 44th rank in the same category the previous year.

    • Ranked 42nd in the management category by the NIRF 2020.
    • Ranked 28th by the NIRF 2020 in the dental category.

    Panjab University Collaborations

    • University of Nottingham (UK)

    • Nottingham Trent University (UK)

    • Agriculture University, Palampur 

    • University of Birmingham (UK)

    • National Science Technology and Development Agency, Thailand

    • University of Western Sydney (Australia)

    • IMTECH

    • Universidad de Aveiro, Portugal

    • Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS), New Delhi

    • Himalayan Forest Research Institute, Shimla

    • University of Missouri, USA

    •  International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA), Morocco

    • Baylor Medical centre, Dallas, U.S.A.

    • International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Hyderabad

    • Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Delhi

    • IIT, Roorkee

    • World Vegetable Research Centre, Taiwan

    • Nuclear Science, Delhi

    • Central University, Hyderabad 

    • Inter University Consortium (Kolkata & Bhubaneswar).

    • PGIMER, Chandigarh

    • Atomic Energy Regulatory Board of India, Mumbai

    • GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar CSIO, Chandigarh

    Notable Alumni of PU

    1. Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma, 9th President of India

    2. Dr Manmohan Singh, Former Prime minister of India

    3. Inder Kumar Gujaral, Former PM of India

    4. Dr. Hargobind Khorana, Nobel Laureate Biotechnologist

    5. Sushma Swaraj, Minister of External Affairs of India, Government of India

    6. Bhai Mohan Singh (Padma Shri) Chairman & M.D. Ranbaxy Labs. Ltd.

    7. Kalpana Chawla, NASA Astronaut

    8. Kiran Bedi, First IPS Officer

    9. Shekhar Gupta, Editor-in-Chief, Indian Express Group

    10. Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Chief Minister of Haryana

    PU Chandigarh Infrastructure and Facilities

    The beautiful, landscaped Panjab University campus in sectors 14 and 25 of the city of Chandigarh is spread over an area of 550 acres. The key academic and administrative buildings are in sector 14, beside a health center, gymnasium, swimming pool, and residential housing for the faculties. An assemblage of notable buildings that comprises the Gandhi Bhawan, the Student Centre, the University Library, the Fine Arts Museum and add a feather to the cap of Panjab University.

    The Panjab University facilities ensure that students are comfortable. PU facilities nurture students with an atmosphere of contentment and joy. The university has provisions for accommodation in the hostel segregated for boys and girls.  The infrastructure provided by the University promotes the all in all growth of the students which leads to excellence in every area of the student. The halls that are meant for the purpose of seminars conducted to the students for various subjects and also the use of libraries for students and faculties are well-equipped with the latest innovations to facilitate a better learning experience at large. Sports facilities that are provided to the students including both indoor and outdoor sports promote the level of physical activity amongst students.

    • There are in total seventeen hostels of which 8 are for boys and the remaining 9 are for girls has a capacity to accommodate nearly about 6700 students. Panjab University in view of the working women at the campus has allotted one more hostel specially for these working women with a capacity to accommodate 70 working women in it.

    • Bhai Ghanaiya Ji (BGJ) Institute of Health is a giant unit that caters to the medical and medicinal needs of around approx 40,000 employees and their dependents, students of all the departments including all the boys and girls residing in hostels, persons on daily wages also the contractual employees and persons working in the mess and canteen area. 

    • The educational colleges on the campus along with the four Regional Centers in the state itself are grouped under various Faculties like Science, Arts, Languages, Education, Law and Fine Arts, Commerce and Business Management, Engineering and Technology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical Sciences, and Dairying, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry. Specialized libraries are provided and made available to most of the departments, and the period runs of working for at least 180 days in a year.

    • A. C. Joshi Library has over 6.4 lakh publications in a collection which include books, bound volumes of journals, a prized collection of 1490 manuscripts rare books, reports, backfiles of newspapers theses/dissertations, government documents, and. The Library is also fully computerized with an integrated system that is connected to the Campus Network which provides Internet and e-mail facility to the University community. 

     Read More: PU Chandigarh Facilities 

    PU Courses, Fees and Eligibility

    PU offers courses at the graduate and postgraduate levels. A total of around 90 programmes are available at PU. Some of the PU courses are mentioned below:

    • B.Sc. In Hospitality & Hotel Mgt

    • B.Sc.(Hons)

    • B.A.(Hons) in Economics

    • B.A.(Hons) in Economics

    • B.Sc(HS) in Physics & Elec.

    • M.Sc. (HS) in Phy & Elec.

    • M.Sc  in Microbial Bio-Tech

    • Master in Public Health in Service

    • M.A. In Social Work

    • PG Dip in Advertising & Public Relations

    • Master in Computer Applications(MCA)

    • M.Phil (Physical Education)

    • MBA-IN Entrepreneurship

    • M.A. in Human Rights and Duties

    PU Fee:

    Panjab University fee has to be deposited in installments as per the installment schedules provided by Panjab University.

    PU Fee Structure for 1st year

    FEE STRUCTURE FOR STUDENTS  ADMITTED IN SESSION    2019-

     2020 (1st year)

    Sr.

    No

     Deptt/Courses

    1st installment

    2nd installment

    1

    University Institute of Emerging Areas in Science & Tech.




    M.Sc  in Microbial Bio-Tech

    73163

    28738


    Master in Public Health Open

    38833

    27468


    Master in Public Health in Service

    52533

    41168


    M.Sc. In System Biology & Bio Infor.

    32033

    20668


    M.Sc in Nuclear Medicine

    32033

    20668


    M.Sc. In Medical Physics

    32033

    20668


    M.Tech (Nano-Science & Nano Tech.)

    21838

    9863


    M.Sc. In Stem Cell & Tissue Engg.

    56583

    45218

    2

    University Institute of Emerging Areas in Social Science


    M.A. In Social Work

    30388

    20613


    M.A. in Police Administration Open

    22638

    14363


    M.A. in Police Admn (in Service)

    30388

    20613


    M.A. in Human Rights and Duties

    22638

    14363

    3

    Computer Science & Applications


    MCA(Evening)

    58538

    41363

    4

    Dr. S.S. B. Uni. Instt. Of chem Engg & tech


    BE (Chem.) with MBA 5 yr Int. Course

    54853

    44548

    5

    Physics




    B.Sc(HS) in Physics & Elec.

    41978

    21123


    M.Sc. (HS) in Phy & Elec.

    54253

    28148

    6

    Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archaeology


    i) Certificate course in arts appreciation

    28200



    ii) Diploma in Heritage Tourism

    28200


    7

    English




    (Proficiency in English Spoken & IELTS)

    15100


    8

    Community Edu. & Disability Studies.




    i) MA in Community Edu.

    17488

    10713


    ii) B.Ed Special Edu. In learning Disability.

    22638

    14363


    iii) M.Ed Special Edu. In Learning Disability.

    23838

    15563

    9

    Centre for Def. & National Securities


    One year post Graduate Dip. In Disaster Mgt &

    Sec.

    37100



    3 months executive certificate course in Dis. Mgt &

    15100



    One year post graduate Dip.in Home Land

    25000



    M.Phil

    13588

    7013

    10

    Ins. of Forensic Science & Criminology


    M.Sc.(FSC) (Open)

    44733

    34368


    M.Sc.(FSC) (In Service)

    51583

    41218

    11

    School of Communication Studies


    PG Dip in Advertising & Public Relations

    37000



    PG Diploma in Radio Production

    40000



    PG Diploma in Journalism

    40000


    12

    UIAMS


    MBA (All streams)

    126185

    119820


    13

    Uni.Inst. of. Pharmaceutical Science(UIPS)


    i)M.Pharm Drug Discovery & Drug Development

    85280

    72320


    ii) M.Pharma (Pharmaceutical Analysis)

    85280

    72320

    14

    UIHMT


    B.Sc. In Hospitality & Hotel Mgt

    46473

    34328


    B.Sc. In Tourism Mgt

    32823

    20678


    M.Sc in Tourism & Travel Management (MTTM)

    49073

    36928


    M.Sc in Hospitality Management & Catering Technology (MHMCT)

    49073

    36928

    15

    University Institute of Fashion Tech. & Voc. Dev.(UIFT)


    B.Sc. In Fashion & Life Style Tech.

    46473

    34328


    M.Sc. In Fashion & Life Style Tech.

    65683

    54318

    16

    S.S.G.P.U.R.C, Hoshiarpur


    Master in Computer Applications(MCA)

    58538

    41363


    B.E (All courses)

    58463

    36038


    LL.B (3 Yrs Course)

    32828

    12973


    B.A., LL.B (5 Yrs Integ. Course)

    49483

    34918


    PG Diploma in Computer Applications

    19988

    11713

    17

    P.U.Regional Centre, Ludhiana


    MBA

    103105

    96740


    LL.B (3 yrs course)

    32828

    12973


    B.A., LL.B(5 yrs Integ. Course)

    49483

    34918


    L.LM (One year course)

    56148

    41583

    18

    Inst. Of Edu. Tech. Vocational Education (IETVE)


    B.Ed/BA 4 yrs Int. Course B.A.(Hons.)Edu. B.Ed

    Elementary, Secondary

    23153

    14348

    19

    Uni. Centre of Inst. & Microelectronics


    M.Sc. Instrumentation

    55233

    43868

    20

    Geography


    Master in Remote Sensing & GIS

    28788

    19513


    Masters in Disaster Mgt

    30388

    20613

    21

    Psychology (Post M.A.(Diploma) (One year)


    Professional Counseling and Psychotherapy

    44100



    Psychological Testing

    44100


    22

    University Institute Of Engineering & Technology (UIET)


    BE All Courses

    58463

    36038


    M.tech (Material Science) & M.tech (Micro

    Electronics)

    20988

    9013


    ME (UIET)

    19173

    7828


    M.E. Cyber Security

    35673

    24328

    23

    Dr Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sci. & Hospital (Dental)


    i) 4 Years BDS Courses

    137400



    ii) MDS Course

    500200


    24

    University Institute Of Legal Studies (UILS)


    B.Com/BA LL.B(5 yrs Integrated Course)

    49483

    34918


    L.LM (One/Two year Course)

    56148

    41583

    25

    Center for Women Studies


    Master in Governance & Leadership

    33601

    27374


    Certificate Course(3months)

    8000/-per course



    Crash Course 4 weeks

    10000/-per person



    Post graduation diploma in Women's Studies

    42500



    26

    University Business School




    MBA-Entrepreneurship

    54888

    45113


    MBA-for Executive

    60938

    51163

    27

    Centre for Vivekananda Studies




    Certificate Course in Yoga

    15000


    B

    Traditional Courses

    1

    B.A./B.Com. ( Evening St.)

    8550

    1975

    2

    B.A./B.Com. ( P.U.Rural Centre Kauni)

    8020

    1975

    3

    B.Sc.(Hons)

    10450

    2035

    4

    B.Sc.(H.S.) in Math

    9150

    2035

    5

    B.Sc.(H.S.) Maths & Computing

    25830

    2035

    6

    B.Sc.(H.S.)( Bio-Tech)

    18390

    2035

    7

    B.Sc.(H.S.) in Computer Science

    28150

    2035

    8

    B.A.(Hons) in Economics

    12245

    4850

    9

    B.A.(Hons) in Social Science)-PUISSER

    12245

    4850

    10

    B.A.(Hons.) in Hist.Geog, Philos, Pol.Sci.,Psy,Pub.

    Admn, AIHC & Arch.

    9605

    3420

    11

    B.PED

    9230

    2095

    12

    M.A.(All Evening Studies)

    8340

    2095

    13

    M.A.(All subjects except Psychology)

    7750

    2095

    14

    M.A (Comparative study of Religions) Guru Nanak

    Sikh Studies

    11955

    6300

    15

    M.A.(Psychology)

    8280

    2095

    16

    Deptt of Sanskrit

    i

    M.A. , Prak Shashtri and Acharya Courses

    5655


    ii

    Diploma Course in Vedic Astrology

    12000


    iii

    Higher Diploma in Vedic Astrology

    12000


    iv

    Research Programme in Vedic Astrology

    12000


    v

    Specialized Diploma in Medical Astrology

    12000


    17

    M.A,(H.S) Economics

    14160

    7295

    18

    M.Sc.(Hons)

    9750

    2095

    19

    M.Sc. Env.Science

    22355

    9070

    20

    M.Sc. Industry Chemistry

    22355

    9070

    21

    M.Sc. (Human Genomics)

    29905

    13140

    22

    M.Sc. Maths/ Stats

    8690

    2095

    23

    M.Com (Hons.) UBS

    28465

    19350

    24

    M.Com

    8170

    2515

    25

    M.Ed (Gen)

    9910

    2515

    26

    M.Ed (Evening)

    10210

    2815

    27

    M.PED

    9910

    2515

    28

    M.Phil (Physical Education)

    9380

    2515

    29

    M.Phil (Arts)

    8170

    2515

    30

    M.Phil Science & Psychology

    9110

    2515

    31

    Certificate/Diploma/Advance Diploma Courses

    9500


    32

    Diploma in Translation English/Hindi/Panjabi

    11115


    33

    Diploma in Pre-School Education

    21445


    34

    Diploma in Forensic Science &

    Criminology(Anth.)

    12225


    40

    P.G. Dip. In Buddhist Studies

    9945


    41

    P.G. Dip in Remote Sensing and Geog.Infor.Sys Course


    i) Indian National

    24535

    14500


    ii)Sponsored Candidate Govt. Inst.

    20660

    10625


    iii) Foreign Students

    66115

    56080

    42

    Hobby Classes in Music

    5630



    Also See: PU Chandigarh Courses and Eligibility Criteria 

    PU Chandigarh Admission

    PU offers graduate and postgraduate level programmes. PU admission is done based on merits for some courses as well as the entrance exams via PU CET, PU MET and PU THAT for some other courses. The applicants who meet the cut off declared by PU are in entrance exams are called for personal interview/counselling and then are shortlisted on the grounding of merit.

    For admission in PU UG and PG courses, it is mandatory for the student to secure 50% marks in 10+2 and 50% at graduation respectively. 

    Concerned colleges affiliated with PU will forward the student details after the remittance of fees from the student. Students who get enrolled in the Colleges that are affiliated to the Panjab University will make a contribution annually to the College Development Council that will be decided by the Syndicate appointed every year and Principals who collect the amount must remit the collected amount on account of the CDC Fee to the Dean, CDC, Panjab University.

    PU Admission Procedure for UG Programmes

    • Meet the eligibility criteria

    • Submit the application form

    • Appear for the entrance test

    • Declaration of cutoff/results

    • Participation in Personal Interview/Counselling

    • Fee payment and university enrolment

    PU Admission Procedure for PG Programmes

    • Meet the eligibility criteria

    • Fill and submit the application form 

    • Appear for the standardized test

    • Declaration of results

    • Interview process by respective departments 

    • Fee payment and university enrolment

    Know More About: PU Chandigarh Admission Process 

    PU Scholarship

    Scholarships are provided by Panjab University to the students who need financial help. The criteria for eligibility to get the scholarship varies from one course to another course. They consider the students with disabilities, scholarship schemes as per Government of India, Scholarship for SC/ST candidate, Central sector scholarship, Post Matric Scholarship.

    Note: Aadhar number is compulsorily required to avail funds for all Government subsidies and Scholarships.

    Panjab University Cutoff

    The PU cutoff is set at the minimum marks/score that an applicant must attain on the PU CET to proceed with the admission process. Cut off percentile for the same course is higher for students from the general category and lower for students from the SC/ST/OBC category. In general, the cut off marks vary for every different course offered by the University. 

    PU Placement

    For the benefit of the students, Panjab University has a Central Placement Cell. Institutions/Corporate Houses/Industries interested in conducting campus interviews / placement are requested to contact the Advisor, Central Placement cell. Some of the top recruiters at PU are AC Nielsen, ACC, Abhishek Industries, Adani Group of Companies, Bharti Axa, Amrop, American Express,  Ashok Piramal, Bharti Airtel, Bell Ceramics, Asian Paints, BILT, Blue Dart, Citi Bank etc.

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    PUCHD Highlights

    ParameterDescription
    Established1947
    ExamNEET, GATE, NEET PG +8 more
    Courses61 Degrees and 1820 Courses
    Institute TypeState University
    ApprovalsUGC, PCI
    GenderCo-ed
    Student Count32130
    Faculty Count952
    Campus Size551 acres
    Gender PercentageMale 60% and Female 40%
    Percentage Of Students from Outside the States 51%

    PUCHD Rankings / Accreditations

    NIRF Ranking

    125 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Pharmacy
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    72.34
    66.38
    76.02
    71.9
    71.63
    80.85

    Key takeaways from PUCHD's Ranking Statistics

    • PUCHD ranks higher than 60 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • PUCHD dropped by 5 position in 2023 from previous year.

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    Female Percentage
    201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    DomainYearScoreRank BandRank
    Engineering2023-NA-101-150-NA-
    Engineering202240.58-NA-92
    Engineering202140.16-NA-89
    Engineering202040.44-NA-72
    Engineering201943.59-NA-54
    Engineering201943.59-NA-54

    Key takeaways from PUCHD's Ranking Statistics

    • PUCHD ranks higher than 36 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • PUCHD rank remains consistent since last year.
    201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Universities
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    54.86
    51.09
    46.65
    75.77
    59.92
    43.96

    Key takeaways from PUCHD's Ranking Statistics

    • PUCHD ranks higher than 36 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • PUCHD rank remains consistent since last year.
    201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Overall
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    53.31
    51.09
    46.65
    75.77
    59.92
    28.52

    Key takeaways from PUCHD's Ranking Statistics

    • PUCHD ranks higher than 36 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • PUCHD rank remains consistent since last year.

    PUCHD Placements

    Obtaining a good placement is a dream that every student dreams of while joining the Panjab University. Every year, topmost recruiters come to the campus and appoint students with different job titles and at multi-levels in their organization. Companies that come from various fields like Telecom, FMCG, IT, digital world, production, manufacturing, consulting telecom, etc. participated in the PU placements. The PU Placement Cell behaves as a connection that is between the hiring recruiters and students. It invites the top management from the var...

    Domain

    Pharmacy

    Level

    PG

    Year

    2 Years

    Statistics for Academic Year 2022

    ParticularsStatistics
    First year total students intake 74
    Total students admitted 74
    Total Graduated Students 74
    Total Placed Students 65
    Placement Percentage 100
    Total student gone for higher studies 9
    Median Salary 4.50 L

    Placement yearly trends

    Median Salary
    Source Data NIRF 2023
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    Student Diversification at PUCHD

    Education Level
    Demographic Representation
    Data Source: NIRF 2023

    Courses offered by PUCHD

    Panjab University offers a total of around 90 courses for various streams like arts, science and commerce at both graduate and postgraduate levels. The university has affiliations with 189 colleges and has 4 regional centers in the state of Punjab. For most of the courses, the eligibility criteria is to clear the PU CET UG (Panjab University Common Entrance Test Undergraduate) and PU CET PG (Panjab University Common Entrance Test Post Graduate) except for admissions to MBA program wherein the student has to clear the PU MET (Panjab University M...

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    PUCHD Scholarship

    PU Chandigarh offers a variety of scholarships to the deserving candidates. PU scholarship is an attempt that is made by the university so that no student is kept away from joining this prestigious university because of a lack of capital or finance. Panjab University has an array of different scholarships that it offers to its students on various basis. Although it should be brought to the notice of the student availing Panjab University scholarship that the scholarship provided can be revoked if the behaviour which may be academically or even otherwise of the student is found to not be in adherence with the university rules as well as the scholarship terms and conditions. The students can avail of PU scholarships provided by the government of India. Details pertaining to which are as below.

    Also Check:

    Panjab University Admissions Panjab University Reviews
    Panjab University Placements 
    Panjab University Facilities

    Panjab University Scholarship Details 

    Name of Scholarship

    Scholarship Tendered By

    Eligibility Criteria

    Amount offered in Scholarship

    Post Matric Scholarship for OBC Students

    Govt. Of India/ State Govt./U.T

    All the candidates that belong to Other Backward Classes that are specified in context to the Union Territory/State to which the candidate belongs actually, i.e. settled on a permanent basis, who have cleared the higher secondary or Matriculation or any higher examination of a university that is recognised by law or Board that is of Secondary Education and the student who comes from a family that is not having income exceeding INR. 1,00,000/- per annum are able to apply.

    Depends on the annual income

    Post Matric Scholarship for Minority Communities Students

    Govt of India

    Scholarship is granted to the students who have secured more than 50% marks or equivalent grade in the prior annual examination and the net income of whose parents/guardian from all sources of funds does not cross INR. 2,50,000/-

    Depends on the annual income

    SC/ST categories

    Govt of India

    The income criteria for grant of Financial Aid to Schedule Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates of the department from teaching is INR.2,50,000 (Income limit INR.2.50 lac) & they have to fulfil other customs like Post Matric Scholarship. 

    Depends on annual income. Assistance up to Rs 10 lakh provided. 

    Girls belonging to Scheduled Castes

    Govt Of India

    Girls who belong to the Scheduled caste and whose parents annual income does not cross Rs. 60965/- are eligible.

    Rs. 50/- is provided per month at graduation level and Rs. 60/- per month is provided at post-graduation level.

    Scholarship Scheme for Post Matric SC

    Government Of Punjab

    Students who belong to the Scheduled Caste and also whose parents /guardian are residing permanently in the state of Punjab and also are studying in an institute that is recognised are eligible for the scholarship. It is also to be taken note of that the yearly earnings of the guardians/parents from all sources of funds should not be more than INR 2,50,000. Tuition fee & other non-refundable charges are also not taken from the students coming from SC/ST category belonging to the State of Punjab at the time of admission for varied programs that are other than self-finance courses that are offered by the Panjab University and also its Regional Centres from the year in which period starts from 2009-2010. (Students who are residents of State of Punjab should visit www.dpipunjab.org)

    -

    Post Matric Scholarship Scheme SC

    Government of India

    Meritorious SC/ST students whose family earnings are not more than INR 2,50,000 p.a.

    -

    Scholarship for Students who are having Disabilities

    Govt of India

    Provided by National handicapped finance and development corporation (Total availability of scholarships is 2500) 

    -


    The Financial Aid and Awards Committee of the PU will decide the minimum number of grade points that are required by a  student to be able to get the Panjab University scholarship.

    Few other central scholarship details are:

    SR.

    No

    Ministry/Department


    Name of the Scheme

    1

    Ministry of Social Justice &

    Empowerment

    1

    Pre Matric Scholarship for Scheduled Caste Students.

    2

    Post Matric Scholarship for Scheduled Caste Students.

    3

    Upgradation of merit of Schedule Caste Students.

    4

    Pre-Matric Scholarship for child of those who are

    engaged in unclean occupations.

    s

    Post Matric Scholarship for Other Backward Class.

    6

    Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship 

    7

    Top Class Education Scheme.

    2

    Ministry of Human Resources Development, Department of Higher Education

    1

    Scholarship to Students from Colleges or Universities.

    2

    Fellowship Schemes of AICTE.

    3

    Fellowship Schemes of UGC.

    s

    Ministry of Human Resources

    1

    National Means cum Merit Scholarship.

    Development, Department of

    School Education &

    Literacy

    2

    Incentive for a  girl child’s secondary education National Scheme. 

    4

    Ministry of Tribal Affairs

    1

    Post Matric Scholarship Scheme.

    2

    Top Class Education System.

    3

    Rajiv Gandhi Scheme of National Fellowship

    5

    Ministry of Minority Affairs

    1

    Maulana Azad National Fellowship.

    2

    Matric Scholarship Scheme.

    3

    Merit cum Means Scholarship Scheme.

    6

    Ministry of Women and Child Development

    1

    Dhanalakshmi Scheme.

    2

    Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY).

    7

    Ministry of Health & Family

    Welfare

    1

    Janani Suraksha Yojana.


    Ministry of Labour and

    Employment

    1

    Scholarship to beedi workers children.

    2

    Housing subsidy to beedi workers.

    s

    Stipend to children in the special schools under

    the Child Labour Project.

    4

    Stipend to trainees- Welfare of SC/ST through

    Coaching cum Guidance & Vocational Training

    5

    Stipend to trainees in LWE districts

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    Students Receiving Full Tuition Fee Reimbursement

    UG (4 years): 43/216
    UG (5 years): 73/1561
    UG (3 years): 36/893
    PG (2 years): 10/253
    PG (1 years): 6/110

    Data Source: NIRF 2023

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    The dates of the Punjab University BA LLB 2024 exams will be announced. To admit students into the five-year integrated legal programs, the university administers the PU BA LLB entrance test. Future lawyers need to be aware of the PU BA LLB 2024 exam date and make sure they finish the application procedure on schedule. Candidates who meet the requirements can register online for the exam at uglaw.puchd.ac.in, the official website. Online notifications will also be sent out for other PU BA LLB 2024 dates, such as the publication of the admit card, results, and counseling schedule.

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    Ph.D microbiology fees at PU, Chandigarh including hostel charges

    Punjab University PhD microbiology fees is not released by Punjab University for 2023 session in online mode. Once the fee details are released you can check them on the official website of Punjab University. If the fee details are not released on the official website then you will need to go to the university in offline mode for collecting the fees details.

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