PEC University of Technology (Punjab Engineering College University of Technology) is one the pioneer engineering college in Punjab. The institute became Deemed University in 2003 through an MHRD notification and rechristened as PEC University of Technology in 2009. There are 9 academic departments and 2 centers of excellence.
The institute offers B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D. programs in various disciplines. PEC Chandigarh Admission is done on the basis of national levels entrance exams such as JEE Main and GATE. PEC University of Technology provides various facilities like Medical Facility, Graduate Research Project Award, Computer Center, Hostels and Library.
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Type of University
Deemed to be University
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Sector -12 Chandigarh - 160012 Chandigarh, India
How to reach?
9 Km away from the Chandigarh Railway station
5 Km from the main Bus Stand
The institute offers 8 Undergraduate B. Tech. Programs and 14 Postgraduate M. Tech. Programs in various disciplines of engineering and technology. After becoming University, it also started a Ph.D. program in various disciplines of engineering, science, management, humanities, and social sciences. The duration of B.Tech is 4 years, M.Tech 2 years and Ph.D. consists of 3 years of duration.
Applicants who wish to apply can submit their applications on the official website of PEC Chandigarh. The basic eligibility for B.Tech is class 12 while for M.Tech applicants should have a graduate degree in relevant stream from a recognized university or institute.
For admission to B.Tech program, applicants need to appear for JEE Main exam. Admission to M.Tech course is done on the basis of valid GATE score. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks obtained in JEE Main or GATE are called for interview round. Final selection is based on the overall performance of the candidate.
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JEE Main (Joint Entrance Exam Main) is a national level online/offline test which is conducted by CBSE for admission to B.E./B.Tech & B.Arch courses. 10+2 is the minimum Eligibility for JEE Main. It is a gateway to various IITs, NITs, IIITs and CFTIs. While JEE Main Paper 2 is held for admission to B.Arch course. JEE Main Registration is done in online mode on the official website of exam.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a national level online exam conducted for admission to M.Tech and Ph.D. programs. The exam is conducted annually by IISc Bangalore and 7 IITs on a rotational basis. The minimum GATE Eligibility is a graduate degree in relevant stream. GATE Registration is done in online mode through the GOAPS website.
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Library: Central Library has a collection of 1,19,830 volumes comprising of books, standards, theses, bound volume of journals pertaining to physical sciences, engineering, and technology, computer and information technology, social sciences and management.
Hostels: University has separate hostels for boys and girls. There are 6 hostels out of which 4 hostels are for boys and 2 for girls.
Festival: PEC fest- It is an annual cultural fest, usually held in November.
Magazine: PECMAG- it is the institute’s magazine that is published once a year, consists of technical and literary articles contributed by students. It also contains memoranda for final year students.
Ans. NIT Kurushetra and PEC both the institute are well-reputed and offer good CSE programs with Decent placements. NIRF has ranked NIT Kurukshetra at 40 and PEC at 68 among top B.Tech colleges. The following tabulation compares the features offered in CSE by both the Institutes. Institutes NIT KKR PEC, Chandigarh Admission JEE Mains score followed by JoSSA Counselling JEE Main Closing cutoff for CSE Home State- 3470-7264 Other State- 4433-6313 Home State- 3411-12124 Other State- 3282-8009 Fees (1st-year) INR 70,016 INR 96,750 Average CTC 11.75 LPA 6.5 LPA Highest CTC 40.63 LPA 42 LPA Top Recruiters Ford, Microsoft, Flipkart, Paytm, Indian Oil, Accenture, Amazon, Cognizant. Amazon, Microsoft, Deloitte, Google, IBM, TCS, BHEL, Paytm. NIT KKR has a great coding culture. Students participate in many competitive coding contests like CodeChef, Codeforces, Hackerrank, etc. The final year students also take competitive programming classes. Some of the students of this NIT also joined Google as software engineers or interns. Although improving the coding culture at PEC is not as developed.Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Delhi Technological University - [DTU], New Delhi||# 62 by NIRF||₹1,95,250|
|Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology - [Thapar], Patiala||# 51 by NIRF||₹3,30,850|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Kurukshetra||# 27 by The Week||₹58,964|
|Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Jalandhar||# 33 by Indiatoday||₹88,000|
|Birla Institute of Technology - [BIT Mesra], Ranchi||# 6 by ARIIA (college)||₹2,77,000|
|National Institute of Technology - [NIT], Hamirpur||# 151 by NIRF||₹1,46,100|
|Vellore Institute of Technology - [VIT University], Vellore||# 3 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,95,750|
|Indian Institute of Information Technology - [IIIT], Allahabad||# 40 by QS||₹1,57,675|
|Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing - [IIITDM], Jabalpur||# 81 by NIRF||₹1,32,330|
|Chandigarh University - [CU], Chandigarh||# 18 by Outlook (private)||₹1,80,000|