Chitkara University is a globally recognized organization encouraging academic excellence through interdisciplinary applied research and expanding realms of knowledge through innovation. With its philosophical core commitment towards excellence in education, Chitkara Educational Trust established Chitkara Institute of Engineering & Technology in 2002; Chitkara International School, Chandigarh in 2004; Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh under Himachal Pradesh State Legislature in 2008; and Chitkara University, Punjab in 2010; which was established under the Punjab State Legislature.
Today, Chitkara has 12 schools in the fields of Engineering, Management, Architecture, Nursing, Healthcare, Pharmacy, Media, Arts & Design, Education, Hospitality, Applied Sciences, and Applied Engineering. Comprising of more than 13,000 students and 900 faculty members, Chitkara University is one of the best universities in North India that is also recognized by the government with the right to confer degrees as per the Sections 2(f) and 22(1) of the UGC Act, 1956.
Spanning across a sprawling campus of more than 65 acres of land with 40 percent green landscaping, Chitkara is equipped with a plethora of facilities such as latest technologies, sports facilities, playgrounds/tracks, in-campus banking, courier, and shopping facilities.
The University is having varied institutions which are given below
The University offers B.E, BCA, B.Arch, BBA, B.Com, B.Sc., B.A., B.Physio, B.Optom, B.Pharma, Pharm.D, BFA and B.Des. courses at the UG level. Chitkara University offers M.E, M.Sc., MBA, MCA, M.Pharma, M.Physio, M.Optom, B.Ed. and M.A courses at the PG level. The University also offers a Ph.D. course in 8 specializations at the Research level.
Below is the list of some of the courses which are offered by Chitkara University with their additional admission requirements:
10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and minimum 60% marks.
10+2 with English and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and minimum 50% marks.
NATA 2019 / JEE Main (Paper 2) 2019.
10+2 from any stream with 50% marks.
Merit in 10+2 examination followed by the performance in the personal interview
Graduation from any stream with minimum 50% marks
BE / BTech or MSc (CS) / MSc (IT) or MCA with 60% marks in respective streams
Scores in entrance test and performance in personal interview conducted by the university
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Chitkara University Placements are strong. When the world’s most selective organizations seek new, innovative talent, they prefer to Chitkara University. Top FMCG companies, financial institutions, consulting firms, consumer products manufacturers and technology companies are among those firms that hire graduates and interns and full-time employees. Some of the top on-campus recruiters were as follows: Infosys/ Cybage/ ITC Infotech/ Wipro/ Hitachi/ Honda/ Panasonic/ Sterling and Wilson/ Future Group/ Kotak Mahindra and many more.
Chitkara University Placement Highlights
|Highest Salary||Rs.32 LPA (Engineering)|
Rs.29.63 LPA (Engineering)
|Average Package||Rs. 6 LPA|
Highest Paid Internship
Super Dream Offers of 10 Lacs+
Dream Offers of 8 Lacs+
Govt. Funded Research Projects
Kickstart your Start-up Idea
|MBA||₹2.83 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + CAT|
|BBA||₹1.32 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|B.E||₹1.74 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 75% + JEE Main|
|BCA + MCA||₹1.12 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|B.Sc||₹1.16 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|BCA||₹1.12 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|B.Des||₹1.34 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
Ans. Lovely Professional University (LPU), Chandigarh University and Chitkara University are well known in Punjab and offer good Electronics and Communication Engineering courses. Every university has its own pros and cons. Lovely Professional University: According to NIRF Rankings 2019 LPU is ranked at 87th amongst the top engineering institutes of India. The total course fee for Electronics and Communication Engineering is 6.05 lakhs. The ECE department has a well-planned infrastructure, with facilities such as a central library, research databases, and well-equipped laboratories. LPU has Industry Certification, Workshops, MOOCS, Hackathons, Live Projects as a part of the course curriculum. LPU also has international collaborations through which students can join partner universities abroad for the completion of the course after successfully completing 2 years of the course. Almost 90% of the ECE students get placed in the campus placement. In 2019 the highest placement package offered was 42 LPA. More than 250 companies hire students from LPU. Chandigarh University: Chandigarh University is ranked 117th among the engineering colleges in India by NIRF. The total course fee for ECE at CU is 6.4 lakhs. ECE department has signed more than 250 MoUs with international universities. The faculties of the department are well-experienced and most of them have PhDs from reputed universities. The laboratories of the department are well-equipped with industry-level tools such as Cadence, QualNet, OptiSim, etc. The university also conducts certified programs by Microsoft, Wipro, Python, IIT Bombay and more. The placement for ECE at CU is quite impressive. In 2019 campus placement more than 37 companies recruited a total of 628 ECE students. The highest placement package offered to the students of ECE was 10 LPA. Chitkara University: The course fee for ECE at Chitkara University is 6.6 LPA. The university gives emphasis on group works and projects to enhance understanding of the subject. The placement statistics of the university reveals, the highest salary package offered to the student was Rs. 31 lakhs. More than 500 companies hire students from Chitkara University. As for which university will be the best choice among these three for pursuing To Electronics and Communication Engineering depends on the student and what they are looking for and expects from a college. Read more
Ans. MA in Psychology provides the understanding of the complexity of human behaviour. After graduating, there are many career opportunities for the student like Chemical or Drug Technician, Clinical Psychology Industries, Drug Therapist, Drug Inspector, Hospital Drug Coordinator, Health Inspector, Pharmacist, Pathological Lab, Research and Development, Making Prescription to patients, Scientist and Research officer. The table given below gives a brief overview of both the institutes: Categories Chandigarh University LPU Graduation 55% 50% Course Duration 2 years 2 years Course Fee 1 lakh 1.06 lakhs Highest Salary Package 12 LPA 16 LPA Average Salary Package 5 LPA 8 LPA Course Structure: The course is project based and teaches experimental learning to enhance students potential and skills. Seminars, workshops, events and internships are also conducted by the university. The subject mainly focuses on psychological testing, psychopathology, Health Psychology, Positive Psychology and organizational behaviour. Students can specialize in Clinical, Organizational or Positive Psychology. The program fee for each semester is INR 38,000. Educational visits to Mental health institutions, clinics, hospitals, NGOs, rehabilitation centers, etc. They can also choose to do higher studies and research further, like M.Phil. The university contacts companies and arranges interviews providing the student’s portfolio. Placements: The monthly salary of psychologists in India vary according to their job role. Listed below are the details for the same: Industrial- Organizational Psychologists - 40,000 Engineering Psychologists - 22,116 Psychology Teacher - 35,000 Clinical Psychologists - 47,718 Counselling Psychologists - 35,000 School Psychologists - 22,047 Forensic Psychologists - 40,000 Sports Psychologists - 45,000 Chitkara University does not offer MA in Psychology. Chandigarh University is more popular among students, it is affordable and has a reputation for good placements unlike Lovely Professional University which is a much costlier institution. Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|Lovely Professional University - [LPU], Jalandhar||# 6 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,37,200|
|Chandigarh Group of Colleges - [CGC], landran||# 52 by Chronicle||₹49,233|
|SASTRA University, Thanjavur||# 6 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,55,000|
|Chandigarh University - [CU], Chandigarh||# 18 by Outlook (private)||₹1,80,000|
|Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology - [Thapar], Patiala||# 51 by NIRF||₹3,30,850|
|Amity University, Noida||# 5 by Outlook||₹3,11,000|