I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University (IKGPTU), Jalandhar was established by an Act of State legislature on January 16th, 1997 to impart knowledge of Technical, Management and Pharmaceutical branches. IKGPTU was established as Punjab Technical University and renamed as I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University by State Government of India, in the year 2015. Admission to PTU is based on National Level Entrance exams and Interviews. The 78.16-acre campus offers 3 Undergraduate, 5 Postgraduate and 10 Ph.D. programs. PTU affiliated colleges are entirely sponsored and managed by the University.
There are various Courses offered by PTU at the Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research level namely, B.Tech, B. Urban Planning, B. Architecture, M.Tech, M.Sc., M.A., MBA, M. Architecture and Ph.D. (Arch., Management, Eng. etc.)
B.Tech program is offered in five specializations. Additionally, PTU also offers Bachelor in Urban Planning and Bachelor in Architecture programs to the candidates.
For admission to B.Tech and B.Arch. course a candidate must have passed 10+2 in science stream with minimum 50% marks. Selection for B.Tech will be done on the basis of JEE Main entrance exam 2018 and for B.Arch. on the basis of NATA exam.
M.Tech and M.Sc. programs are offered to the candidates in four specializations each along with MBA, M. Arch. and M.A. (Journalism and Mass Com.)
To apply to these programs candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with minimum 50% marks. Selection to M.Tech program will be based on the marks in GATE exam, for MBA on the basis of CMAT score and for M.Arch, M.A. and M.Sc. on the basis of exam conducted by the University and Personal interview.
Mainly five departments (Engineering, Science, Mass Com., Management and Architecture) are offering Ph.D. course to the candidates at the Research level.
Applicant should have a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline or an equivalent with minimum 60% marks aggregate. Selection is done on the basis of Previous Academic records, Synopsis and the personal interview conducted by the University.
Note: All the information related to PTU Syllabus, PTU Datesheet and PTU Result can be cheked at the official website of PTU or by downloading the PTU App.
I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University offers many scholarships to the meritorious and economically poor candidates.
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