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Panjab University, Chandigarh
Year Founded : 1882
Accreditation : UGC
Recognition : NAAC
Affiliation : State University
Contact No : 0172-2534299
Email : vc@pu.ac.in
Website : http://www.puchd.ac.in/
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Overview

Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh was established in 1882 at Lahore. PU is one of the oldest universities in India. University has 188 affiliated colleges spread over Punjab and having one rural Regional Centre at Kauni, and 3 Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur.The University became an Inter-State Body Corporate catering to the newly organised states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and U.T. of Chandigarh.

The Panjab University has a long tradition of pursuing excellence in teaching and research in science and technology, humanities, social sciences, performing arts and sports. The University supports excellence and innovation in academic programs, promotes excellence in research, scholarship and teaching and is committed to attracting and supporting the best students and faculty who excel at teaching and research. For more than a century, it has served various societal needs with distinction.

Campus of Panjab University -

University campus is spread over an area of 550 acres (2.2 km2) in sectors 14 and 25 of the city of Chandigarh.

Why choose Panjab University?

 

  • One of the oldest Universities in India
  • University has 75 teaching and research departments and 15 Centers/Chairs for teaching and research at the main campus located at Chandigarh
  • University has 188 affiliated colleges spread over Punjab and having one rural Regional Centre at Kauni and 3 Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur.
  • University has 4 constituent colleges located at Sikhwala (Sri Muktsar Sahib), Balachaur (SBS Nagar), Nihalsingh Wala (Moga) and Guru Harsahai (Ferozepur)


Facilities at Panjab University -

 

  • Library
  • Computer Center
  • Auditorium
  • Gymkhana
  • Canteen
  • Sports


Faculties at Panjab University -

 

  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Business Management and Commerce
  • Faculty of Design and Fine Arts
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Engineering and Technology
  • Faculty of Languages
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Medical Sciences
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Science
Courses
Master of Arts in Philosophy
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Category : Philosophy
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Philosophy - Stands for Master of Arts in Philosophy. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Philosophy studies the general and fundamental problems dealing with existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Western Metaphysics, Indian Epistemology, Traditional and Propositional Logic, History & Philosophy of Natural Science, Analytic Philosophy, Plato, Descartes, Philosophy of Religion, Early Buddhism, Sankhya, Schools of Vedanta Philosophy of Social Science, Hume, Early Wittgenstein, Gandhian Philosophy, Ethics and Meta-ethics, Indian Philosophies of Life, Philosophical Psychology, Environmental Ethics etc.

Master of Arts in Sociology
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Category : Sociology
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Sociology - Stands for Master of Arts in Sociology. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Sociology is a social science that studies the norms, traditions and cultures of societies. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Development of Sociology, Classical Sociology, Sociology of India, Agrarian Society, Political Sociology, Social Movements, Contemporary Social Theories, Sociology of Education, Sociology of Media, Sociology of Karl Marx, Sociology of Max Weber etc.

Master of Arts in Indian Theatre
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master of Arts in Vocal
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Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Arts, Humanities & Sciences > Fine Arts

Bachelor of Engineering in Biotechnology
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Category : Biotechnology Engineering
Degree : B.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.E.(Biotechnology)- Stands for Bachelor of Engineering (Biotechnology. Typically, B.E.(Biotechnology) is a four year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths, biology and chemistry. Biotechnology is a combination of Biology and Technology and is an applied science. Subjects studied under this degree are Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Genetics and Engineering.

Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science & Engineering
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Category : Computer Science and Engineering
Degree : B.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.E.(Computer Science and Engineering)- Stands for Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering. Typically, B.E(Computer Science and Engineering) is a four year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths and computers. Computer Science and engineering is a discipline, which combines both electrical engineering and computer science. Subjects typically studied under this degree are designing of circuits and microprocessors etc.

Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
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Category : Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Degree : B.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.E.(Electrical and Electronics Engineering)- Stands for Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Typically, B.E.(Electrical and Electronics Engineering) is a four year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths, computers and chemistry. Electrical and Electronics engineering encompasses study of electricity, electronics and electromagnetism in detail. The students focus on designing as well as testing of ICs, inductors, capacitors and resistors.

Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communication Engineering
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Category : Electronics and Communications Engineering
Degree : B.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.E.(Electronics and Communication Engineering)- Stands for Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering . Typically, B.E.(Electronics and Communication Engineering) is a four year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths, computers and chemistry. Electronics and Communications system engineering is essentially the study of converting user's requirements for information into economical and low risk technical solutions. The students of Electronics and Communication engineering mainly focus on designing as well as testing of electronic circuits.

Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology
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Category : Information Technology
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Tech(Information technology)- Stands for Bachelor of Technology (Information Technology. Typically, B.Tech(Information Technology) is a four year course, the minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, chemistry and maths. Information technology is an engineering division, which studies utilization of telecommunications and computers in order to gather, store, control and disseminate information. Both software and hardware sectors are included in IT. The students under this degree mainly concentrate on the study of hardware and software.

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
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Category : Mechanical Engineering
Degree : B.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.E.(Mechanical Engineering)- Stands for Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering. Typically, B.E. (Mechanical Engineering) is a four year course, the minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths and chemistry. Mechanical Engineering studies the principles of mechanics, materials and energy to design as well as manufacture machines and devices of all kinds. The students of mechanical engineering focus on designing as well as manufacturing of machines.

Master of Engineering in Electronics & Communication Engineering
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Category : Electronics and Communications Engineering
Degree : M.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Master of Engineering in Computer Science & Engineering
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Category : Computer Science and Engineering
Degree : M.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.E.(Computer Science and Engineering)- Stands for Master of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering. Typically, M.E.(Computer Science and Engineering) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is B.E(Computer Science and Engineering)or any equivalent field of engineering. Computer Science and engineering is a discipline, which combines both electrical engineering and computer science. Subjects studied under this degree are algorithms, Operating System, Programming languages, Database Management System, Computer graphics, Computer network and artificial intelligence.

Master of Engineering in Microelectronics
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Category : Other Engineering Subjects
Degree : M.E.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Master of Science in Biotechnology
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Category : Biotechnology
Degree : M.Sc.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.Sc. Biotechnology - Stands for Masters of Science in Biotechnology. Typically, M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.Sc. Biotechnology or equivalent with subjects such as physics, chemistry, biotechnology and mathematics. Biotechnology applies technological methods to biological systems and living organisms to customize products and processes. Typical subjects studied under this degree are Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics, Immunology, Genetic Engineering, Plant Biotechnology, Animal Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, Agricultural Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Microbiology etc.

Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
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Category : Biotechnology
Degree : B.Sc.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Sc. Biotechnology - Stands for Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology. Typically, a B.Sc. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in science. Biotechnology applies technological methods to biological systems and living organisms to customize products and processes. Typical subjects studied under this degree are Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics, Immunology, Genetic Engineering, Plant Biotechnology, Animal Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, Agricultural Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Microbiology etc.

Master of Technology in Instrumentation
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Category : Instrumentation Engineering
Degree : M.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Master of Arts in History
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Category : History
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Regular
Level : PG

M.A. History - Stands for Master of Arts in History. Typically, a M.A. (History) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is graduation in any discipline. History is the study of mankind's past. Subjects usually studied under this degree are History of India, Ancient History, Medieval History, Economical History, Social Structures Through the Ages, World History, Historiography etc.

Master of Arts in Economics
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Category : Economics
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Regular
Level : PG

M.A. Economics - Stands for Master of Arts in Economics. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Economics is the study and analysis of production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Mathematics & Statistics, International Trade & Finance, Agricultural Economics, Social Economics, Public Economics, Indian Economic Policy, Marketing Management etc.

Master of Arts in Human Rights and Duties
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

M.A. in Police Administration
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master of Arts in Social Work
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Category : Social Work
Degree : MSW
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

MSW - Stands for Master of Social Work. Typically, a MSW is a 2 year course, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any discipline. Social Work is the organized effort towards helping communities, groups or individuals in need. Subjects studied under this degree are psychology, sociology, human behavior and growth, methodology and social work research.

Master of Arts in Women's Studies and Development
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Bachelor of Arts in Hons School (Economics)
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Category : Economics
Degree : B.A. Honours
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.A. (Honours) Economics - Stands for Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Economics. Typically, a B.A.(Honours) Economics is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. Honours refers to the specialization of one's UG degree. Economics is the study and analysis of production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Mathematics & Statistics, Social Economics, Indian Economic Planning & Policy, Quantitative Techniques, Principles of Marketing, International Economics, Fiscal Economics etc.

Master of philosophy in Economics
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Category : Economics
Degree : M.Phil.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.Phil. Economics - Stands for Master of Philosophy in Economics. An M.Phil. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is a M.A. in Economics. Economics is the study and analysis of production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Research Methodology & Methodology of Teaching in Economics, Macro Economics, Economics of Public Finance, Economics of Agriculture and Co-operation, Industrial and Labor Economics.

Master of Arts in Hons School(Economics)
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Category : Economics
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Economics - Stands for Master of Arts in Economics. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Economics is the study and analysis of production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Mathematics & Statistics, International Trade & Finance, Agricultural Economics, Social Economics, Public Economics, Indian Economic Policy, Marketing Management etc.

Doctor of Philosophy in Economics
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Category : Economics
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Ph.D in Economics stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Economics. It is usually a 4 year course but depends on when the thesis is submitted. The minimum eligibility is a post graduate degree preferably in Economics. The course-ware consists of Micro and Macro Economics, Money, Public Finance, Development and Growth Theory, International Trade, International Finance, Corporate Finance ,Indian Economic Policy ,Quantitative Methods in Economics etc.

Doctor of Philosophy in Defence Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subject
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Ph.D.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Doctor of Philosophy Program. Arts is a very vast field and has various branches. Ph.D is a doctorate program where one researches on a particular subject and prepares a detailed dissertation under the supervision of a course guide.

Executive Certificate Course in Disaster Management and Security
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Category : Other Certificate Management Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Master of Philosophy (Defence Studies)
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Category : Other Arts Courses
Degree : M.Phil.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Masters of Arts (Defence and National Security Studies)
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

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Name : Panjab University, Chandigarh
City : Chandigarh
State : Punjab
Country : India
Contact No : 0172-2534299
Contact Email : vc@pu.ac.in
Website : http://www.puchd.ac.in/