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Punjabi University Patiala Admission 2020: Courses Fees, Entrance Test, Syllabus, Date Sheet, Result


Established in the year 1962. Punjabi University has fifty-five teaching and research departments covering under its umbrella, disciplines offered are Arts, Humanities & Sciences. The University has 20 regional Centers & Affiliated colleges with campus sprawling across 316 acres. At present, Punjabi University offers various Bachelor’s, Master’s, Post graduate diploma (PGD), Advance Post Graduate Diploma, Certificate and Doctorate degree programs.

Candidates can apply through online as well as offline mode of registration. Punjabi University offers courses in the fields of Pharmacy, Library sciences, Management, Commerce, Languages, Computer Application, Performing Arts, Law, Engineering, and Business Administration. The university also has the provision of Lateral entry for some courses. In addition to imparting education through regular mode, Punjabi University Patiala Distance Education is established to offer the courses through distance mode.

  • Admission to BA, BHM, BPT, MA, M.Sc, MCA is done on the basis of qualifying examination merit.
  • Candidates are shortlisted for M.Tech, M.Com, MBA, LL.M, M.Ed based on the entrance test scores.
  • For M.Phil/Ph.D admission, candidates are required to appear in Punjabi University Entrance Test.
  • Registration for all the courses usually commence in the month of June every year.
  • Punjabi University Syllabus for the courses offered can be downloaded from the official website of the University.

Punjabi University also has provisions of reservation for ST/SC/OBC, Differently-abled, Wards of Punjabi University employees, Graduates from this university and many more. In its bid to encourage education and research, the Institute also has provision for scholarship for meritorious students and students from economically weaker sections.

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Punjabi University Patiala Result 2018

Punjabi University follows odd and even semester pattern for all the courses offered. End-semester examinations are conducted in the months of December and May for odd and even semesters, respectively. Punjabi University Patiala 2018 Results has been published on its official website and can be checked through the following procedure:

How to check Punjabi University Result?
1. Log on to the official website of Punjabi University.
2. Hover the cursor over ‘Examinations’ tab on the home page.
3. Click on ‘Results’ from the drop-down menu.
4. Click on the Relevant Course Link among the Links available on the Results Page.
5. Download and Save the result for future use.

Punjabi University Admission Highlights

Name of the UniversityPunjabi University
University TypeState
Application ModeOnline
Entrance ModeOffline/ Online
CounsellingUniversity level/ State Level
ScholarshipsYes

Punjabi University B.Tech Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers B.Tech courses in 4 major disciplines for the duration of 4 year. Applications are invited in the month of May every academic year. Eligibility along with the selection criteria is discussed below:

Course NameSpecializationEligibility RequirementSelection procedure
B.TechCivil EngineeringCandidates who have passed higher secondary examination (10+2) with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as subjects are eligible for admission to the course.Selection to the course will be made on the basis of merit in JEE Main followed by counselling.
Computer Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electronic Engineering
  • The Application form can be submitted online only.
  • Application fees is INR 3000/- for general category & INR 2000/- for reserved category candidates.

Punjabi University B.A & B.Sc Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers B.A in various fields of Humanities and Languages and B.Sc degree in Mathematics. Duration of each course is 3 years. Candidates, who wish to take admission in any of the courses mentioned below, can download the application cum admission form from the University’s website from April/May onwards.

Course NameSpecializationEligibility RequirementSelection Procedure
B.A Hons.DanceCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate. Candidate should also bring with her/him all the required participation certificates and performance CDs at the time of audition.Selection will be made on 70:30 ratio. 70% weightage will be given to the qualifying examination and 30% to the aptitude test/Audition.
Social SciencesCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 50% marks in any discipline in aggregate from a recognized school/Board/University in India or Equivalent._
Gurmat Sangeet
Journalism, Mass Media and Media TechnologySelection will be made on 80:10:10 ratio. 80% weightage will be given to the qualifying examination, 10% to oral skills and 10% to the performance in the Interview.
TV and film Production
PunjabiCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination from a recognized school/Board/University in India or Equivalent._
B.ScMathematics and ComputingCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with mathematics from a recognized school/Board/University in India or Equivalent.Selection will be dome on the basis of merit.
B.ScMathematics
  • Candidate, who is opting for B.A Hons in Social Sciences are required to take 4 optional subjects from the following apart from English, Punjabi and general studies as main subjects: Economics, History, Political Science, Public Administration and Sociology.
  • Admission to all the courses mentioned above is direct and without entrance exam.
  • Application fees is Rs.1000/- for general category candidates and Rs.700/- for reserved category candidates.
  • Audition Test for Dance will be conducted in the concerned Department.

Punjabi University B.Pharm, BPT & BHM Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers courses like B.Pharm, BTTM, BHM, BPT   & B.A LLB. All the courses are of 4 years of duration whereas B.A LLB is of 5 years & BPT is of 4.5 years of duration. Application form can be downloaded from University’s website.

Course NameEligibility RequirementSelection Procedure
B.PharmCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent. Candidate should have studied Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology and English as main subjects.Selection will be made on the basis of marks scored by the candidate in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology and English as main subjects.
BPT
B.A LLBCandidate should have passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks (45% for reserved category students) in aggregate from a recognized board.Selection will be made on the basis of merit which will be followed by State Level Counselling.
BHMCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 45% marks in aggregate from a recognized board.Selection will be made on the basis of merit.
Bachelor’s of Travel and Tourism Management
  • Admission to the all the courses is direct and without entrance exam except for B.A LLB, where admissions will be made on the basis of State Level Counselling.
  • Application fees is INR 1000/- for general category candidates and INR 700/- for reserved category candidates.

Punjabi University UG Integrated Courses Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers 5 and 6 years Integrated courses in the disciplines of Management, Commerce, Science, Humanities and Technology. Commencement of sale of application forms begins in the month of April/May.

Course NameSpecializationEligibility RequirementSelection Procedure
MBAFinancial Market & Applied ManagementCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board in India or Equivalent. Those candidates who have passed NSE-CBSC joint Certificate in Financial Market Management at 10+2 level shall be given 5% weightage in admission.Selection will be made on the basis of merit.
M.Com. Hons.Candidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized board or equivalent.Admission will be made on the basis of merit in Punjabi University Patiala Entrance Test.
M.Sc. Hons.BotanyCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with Medical subjects from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of merit.
M.A. Hons.EconomicsCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with Economics / Commerce/Mathematics as subjects from a recognized Board or Equivalent.
B.Tech+ MBAMechanical EngineeringCandidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination with at least 60% marks (55% marks for reserved category) in aggregate (Non-Medical) from a recognized Board or Equivalent.
Civil Engineering
CSE
ECE
  • Admission to the course is direct and without entrance exam except for M.Com integrated Hons. where the University conducts an entrance exam.
  • Application fees is INR 1700/- for general category candidates and INR 1400/- for reserved category candidates.
  • The University also offers lateral entry to all the integrated courses in B.Tech.

Punjabi University M.Pharm, MPT & M.Lib.I.Sc Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers variety of PG courses in the disciplines of Information and Library Sciences, Physical Education, Pharmacy and Physiotherapy.

Course NameEligibility RequirementSelection Procedure
M.Lib.I.ScCandidate should have passed a B.Lib.I.Sc degree in order to be eligible for admission to this course.Selection to these courses will be made on the basis of merit.
M.P. Ed.Candidate should have passed a B.P.Ed degree in order to be eligible for admission to this course. Candidate should have participated in Inter-University Championship, has to undergo and qualify a Physical Efficiency Test conducted by the University and produce a medical fitness certificate issued by S.M.O
M.Pharm.Candidate should have passed a B.Pharm degree with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Candidate should have a valid GPAT score.
MPTCandidate should have passed BPT with 50% marks in aggregate in order to be eligible for admission to the course.Selection to this course will be made on the basis of merit where 40% weightage will be given to class 12th examination and 60% to BPT degree.
B.Lib.I.ScCandidate should have passed a Bachelor’s degree in order to be eligible for admission to the course.Selection to these courses will be made on the basis of merit.
  • Admission to all the courses is direct and without entrance exam.
  • Application fees is INR 1000/- for general category candidates and INR 700/- for reserved category candidates.
  • Duration of B.Lib.I.Sc and M.Lib.I.Sc is 1 year.

Punjabi University MBA and MCA Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers MCA and MBA programs for the duration of two years. Admission to these courses will be done on the basis of scores obtained in the Entrance Exam conducted by the University.

Course NameSpecializationEligibility RequirementSelection Procedure
MBACandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination with at least 50% marks (45% marks for reserved category candidates) in aggregate from a recognized Board or Equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of merit scored in the Punjabi University Patiala Entrance Test.
Dual DegreeSelection will be made on the basis of merit scored by the candidate in the qualifying examination.
International Business
MCACandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree with at least 50% marks (45% marks for reserved category candidates) in aggregate with Mathematics/Statistics/Business Mathematics/Business Statistics/Quantitative Techniques as Compulsory/Optional Subjects, from a recognized board or Equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of merit scored in the Punjabi University Patiala Entrance Test.
  • There are no Reservations in the seats for MBA Dual Degree and MBA International Business program.
  • Admissions to MBA regular and MCA will be made on the basis of entrance exam conducted by the University and their Application Forms are to be submitted online.
  • Application fees for MCA is INR 2000/- for general category candidates and INR 1400/-for reserved category candidates.
  • Application fees for MBA program is INR 3500/- .

Punjabi University MA & M.Com Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers variety of M.A courses in Humanities and Social Sciences, Languages, Applied arts etc. It invites application for the course in the month of May ever academic year.

Course NameSpecializationEligibility requirementSelection Process
M.ComRegularCandidate should have passed B.Com/B.B.A./B.M.I.T./B.Com.(Professional), B.Com. (Accounting and Finance) Examination with at least 50% marks (45%marks for reserved category candidates) in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of merit.
Finance
 M.AAnthropological Linguistics & Punjabi LanguageCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection to all these courses will be made on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying examination.
Business Economics
Economics
Journalism and Mass Communication
Buddhist StudiesCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Defense and Strategic StudiesCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree with 45% marks in aggregate from a recognized board or equivalent.
Philosophy
Religious Studies
Sikh Studies
EducationCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination (B.A./B.Sc./B.Com./B.T./B.Ed.) with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Fine ArtsCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Fine Arts from a recognized Board or equivalent.
EnglishCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in English Literature from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Gurmat SangeetCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination Gurmat Sangeet/ Music Vocal/Music Instrumental/ Tabla with 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent. OR Candidate must possess a Diploma in Gurmat Sangeet with at least 50% marks in aggregate. OR Candidate having three years of Kirtan Experience from a recognized Organization is eligible for admission.
HistoryCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in History or Defence Studies with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.
HindiCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination with Elective Hindi as one of the subjects, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Indian DancesCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in any stream with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Persian
Music-InstrumentalCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Music/BPA in Instrumental music, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Music-VocalCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Music/BPA in Vocal music, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Political ScienceCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Political Science from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Public AdministrationCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Public Administration from a recognized Board or equivalent.
PunjabiCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Punjabi Literature from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Punjabi Hons.
SanskritCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Sanskrit/Sharstri from a recognized Board or equivalent. _
Sociology and Social AnthropologyCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Sociology/ Social Sciences from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Theatre & TelevisionCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
TV & Film ProductionSelection to TV & Film Production course will be made on the basis of an Aptitude Test conducted by the center. Merit list will be prepared on the basis of weightage of 60:40.60% will be given to qualifying examination and 40% to the Aptitude test.
Women StudiesSelection to all these courses will be made on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying examination.
Urdu
PsychologyCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in any discipline with Psychology as a subject from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Social WorkCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in any discipline from a recognized Board or equivalent.
StatisticsCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in any discipline with statistics/Mathematics/Quantitative Techniques as one of the subjects, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
  • Application fees for all the M.A programs is INR 1000/- for general category candidates and Rs.700 for Reserved category candidates.
  • Admission to M.A TV and Film Production will be made on the basis of aptitude test conducted by the University in the concerned department.

Punjabi University M.Sc & M.Tech Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers M.Sc courses in 15 disciplines. All the courses are of 2 years of duration. The University also offers part time and fulltime M.Tech courses in 4 disciplines. Selected candidates are required to appear for counseling on scheduled date.

Course NameSpecializationEligibility RequirementSelection Procedure
M.TechComputer EngineeringCandidate should have passed B.Tech Examination in Computer Science & Engineering/ Computer Engineering/ Information Technology/ Information Communication Technology/ Software Engineering with at least 60% marks (55%marks for reserved category candidates) in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of merit scored by the candidate in the entrance test conducted by the University. Candidates who have qualified GATE will be given preference. Such candidates are required to attach valid GATE score card along with the application. In case seats remain vacant, it will be filled on the basis of merit in the qualifying examination.
Computer Science
Mechanical EngineeringCandidate should have passed B.Tech Examination in Mechanical/ Industrial/ Production/ Manufacturing/Material Science/ Aeronautical or Automobile Engineering with at least 60% marks (55%marks for reserved category candidates) in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Electronics & Communication EngineeringCandidate should have passed B.Tech Examination in Electronics & Communication Engineering/ Electrical /Electronics/ Instrumentation & Control Engineering/Electrical & Electronics Engineering with at least 60% marks (55%marks for reserved category candidates) in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.
M.ScApplied Mathematics and ComputingCandidate should have passed B.A/ B.Sc degee in Mathematics or Hons. in Mathematics from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection to all these courses will be made on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying examination.
Applied PhysicsCandidate should have passed B.Sc in Physics OR B.Sc with Physics and Mathematics as subjects alongwith any one of the following-Chemistry/Computer Science/Electronics/Computer Maintenance/Statistics/Space Science, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Astronomy and Space Physics
Physics
BotanyCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Botany, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Chemistry (Physical, Organic and Inorganic)Candidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Chemistry, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Environmental SciencesCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Biological Sciences, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Forensic ScienceCandidate should have passed B.Sc. with Chemistry as one of the main subjects for three years and any two of the following subjects: Anthropology/ Biochemistry/ Bio-informatics/ Biotechnology / Botany/ Computer Science/ Genetics/ Mathematics/ Microbiology/ Molecular Biology/ Physics/ Statistics/ Zoology/ MBBS/ BDS/ B.Pharm./ B.Tech./ B.Sc.(Forensic Science), from a recognized Board or equivalent.
GeographyCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Geography, from a recognized Board or equivalent._
Human GeneticsCandidate should have passed B.Sc with any of the following subjects: Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Anthropology, Anatomy, Physiology, Micro-Biology, Bio-Chemistry, Human Genetics, Bio-informatics, from a recognized Board or equivalent.
Microbial & Food Technology (Hon’s) PhysicsCandidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree Examination in Life Sciences/ Biological Sciences/ Physical Sciences/ Agricultural Sciences/ Medical Sciences/ Food Science and Technology/ Engineering, from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of Entrance exam conducted by the University.
Bio-Technology (Hon’s)
Physics (Nano Science & Technology)Candidate should have passed B.Sc in Physics OR B.Sc with Physics and Mathematics as subjects along with any one of the following-Chemistry/Computer Science/Electronics/Computer Maintenance/Statistics/Space Science, from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection to all these courses will be made on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying examination.
ZoologyCandidate should have passed B.Sc/B.Sc (hons) in Zoology, from a recognized Board or equivalent._
  • Application fees for all the M.Sc courses is INR 1000/- for general category candidates and INR 700/-for reserved category candidates.
  • Application fees for M.Sc (Honors) Biotechnology & M.Sc. (Honors) Microbial & Food Technology is INR 1700/- for general category candidates and INR 1400/-for reserved category candidates.
  • Part time course are of 3 years of duration with same eligibility requirements.
  • Application fees for M.Tech courses is INR 1700/- for general category candidates and INR 1400/-for reserved category candidates.

Punjabi University LL.B & LL.M Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers Bachelor’s and Master’s degree courses in Law with the facility of evening and morning classes. It offers LL.M & LL.B programs in both morning & evening shifts.

Course NameEligibility RequirementsSelection Procedure
LL.BCandidates are required to have passed Bachelor’s degree examination with at least 45% marks in aggregate (40% for reserved category candidates), from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection to the course will be made through State level Counseling.
LL.B Evening
LLMCandidates are required to have passed LLB (2/3/5 years) examination with at least 55% marks in aggregate (50% for reserved category candidates), from a recognized Board or equivalent. and who is eligible to enroll as an individual advocate.Selection procedure to these courses comprises of an Entrance exam followed by an interview.
LLM Evening (One Year)
LLM (Morning (One Year)
B.A LLB 5 YearsCandidates are required to have passed 10+2 examination with at least 45 % marks in aggregate from a recognized Board or equivalent.Selection will be made on the basis of merit scored by the candidate in the qualifying exam.
  • Admission to all other courses is direct and with entrance exam.
  • The Application form is to be submitted online.

Punjabi University Lateral Entry Admission 2020

Punjabi University offers lateral entry to all specializations in B.Tech and Intergrated B.Tech courses. Candidates can obtain online Application cum admission form in the month of May. Candidate must ensure before sending the Application form that it must be complete in all respects.

Course NameSpecializationEligibility RequirementsSelection Procedure
B.Tech Lateral entryComputer EngineeringCandidates having diploma in any branch of engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate (55% marks for reserved category candidates) from a recognized Institution/University.Selection will be made on the basis of merit.
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electronic Engineering
B.Tech-MBA 6 years IntegratedComputer Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electronic Engineering
  • Admission to all other courses is direct and without entrance exam.
  • Maximum of 10% of total sanctioned intake i.e 18 seats will be offered to Diploma holders in Engineering for admission in 2nd year of B.Tech Engineering degree.
  • Application fees for the courses is INR 1000/- for general category candidates and INR 700/-for reserved category candidates.
  • In case of total number of marks are not mentioned in the DMC of the candidate, then to evaluate the minimum eligibility criteria of 60% will be obtained by calculating the total of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics English and one subject having more marks.
  • However, the merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English.

Punjabi University Application Process 2020

Punjabi University offers admission either through Entrance exam or on the basis of qualifying degree merit.

Category A: Candidates seeking admission to the courses where admissions are made on the basis of entrance exams need to follow the below-mentioned steps:

  1. Register on the official website of Punjabi University.
  2. Fill the application form (GATE/ NET or other equivalent test qualified candidates also have to fill the form).
  3. Submit the application form online.
  4. Download the admit card.
  5. Appear in the exam.
  6. Selected candidates will be called for Interview/Counselling.

Category B: Candidates seeking admission to the course where admissions are made directly on the basis of merit need to follow the below-mentioned steps:

  1. Register on the official website of Punjabi University.
  2. Fill the application form.
  3. Submit the application form online.
  4. Selected candidates will be called for Interview/ Counselling.

General Instructions for filling up the application form:     

  • Visit the official website of the Punjabi University.
  • Go to Admissions and select the Course Category.
  • Fill the personal details required.
  • Make payment using one of the following modes:

- Online Debit/Credit Card/ Net Banking

- Pay-in-slip of State Bank of Patiala

- Punjabi University Cashier Receipt (Only at Patiala Campus)

CategoryApplication Fee
Courses without EntranceINR 1000 (INR 700 for SC/ST)
B.TechINR 3000 (INR 2000 for SC/ST)
M.Sc/ M.Tech/ LL.M/ M.ComINR 1700 (INR 1400 for SC/ST)
Integrated M.Sc
MBAINR 3500 (for all candidates)
M.Ed/ M.Phil/ Ph.D.INR 2000 (INR 1400 for SC/ST)

Note: After successful payment of the application fees, Login ID and password will be generated and sent to the candidates through SMS/E-mails. This should be kept safe for future reference.

  • Now go to Admissions and click on Application form.
  • Login through the User name and password.
  • Provide all the information asked and then click on the save button.
  • If the candidate finds any mistake in the form and wants to make correction then it can be done by clicking on Edit button, but this facility is available for a limited period of time.
  • Take the printout of the Form and keep it for future reference.

Steps to Apply for UG Courses in Affiliated Colleges of Punjabi University:

  • Submit the Online Application-cum-Admission Form through the official portal.
  • Obtain the Login ID and Password on the registered mobile number.
  • Use the student dashboard to select College/ Courses of your choice. A candidate can apply for 10 different Course-College combinations. 
  • Upon locking of choices, the application will be forwarded to the respective colleges.
  • Once locked, choices cannot be edited. However, the list of college-course selection can be added in future also.

Note: A Non-Refundable, one time Online Application Processing charges of INR 150 (INR 100 for SC/ ST Candidates) -must be deposited at the time of admission in the concerned colleges.