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Punjab University Common Entrance Test (PU CET PG) 2019 for Postgraduate Admission

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Punjab University announces Admission 2019 through CET for LLM, MCA, MA, MTech, ME, MBA, MBE, M.Com, MSc Programs 2019

Panjab University PU CET PG 2019 - Panjab University invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to various Post Graduate Admission through Panjab University Common Entrance Test (CET) conducted by Panjab University for the academic year 2019-20. Candidates can check the complete information regarding PU CET PG 2019 application process, admit card, eligibility criteria and other important information on this page below.

 

See: Common Entrance Test CET Notification

 

No. of Seats and Course offered

  1. LLM (One year course): 42 Seats (Gen); 4 Seats (Foreign/NRI); Dept. of Law, PU, Chandigarh
  2. LLM (One year course)(Self-Financing): 50 Seats (Gen); 4 Seats (Foreign/NRI); ULIS, PU Chandigarh
  3. LLM (Two years course)(Evening Self-Finance): 25 Seats (a) for Advocate/Judicial /Officer/Civil Servants etc.), (b) 25 for Fresh Law Graduate; 02 Seats (Foreign/NRI); ULIS, PU Chandigarh
  4.  LLM (Two year course): 26 + 9 Seats (Other Additional Seats); 02 Seats (Foreign/NRI); UIL Centre Ludhiana
  5. MCA (3 yrs course Sem System): Dep. of Computer science and application, PU Chandigarh - 34+2 Seats (Gen); 05 Seats (Foreign/NRI); PU - Muktsar - 20+2 Seats (Gen); 03 Seats (Foreign/NRI); PU Swami Sarvanand Giri, Regional Centre, Hoshiarpur - 50+3 Seats
  6. MCA (Evening Self-Fin. Course) - 46+2 Seats (Gen); 06 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  7. MA Journalism & Mass Communication (2 years course) - 30 Seats ; 05 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  8. Master of Public Health - 17+5 Seats (Gen); 02 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  9. MA (English) - 95+5 Seats (Gen); 15 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  10. MA (Geography) - 51 Seats (Gen); 07 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  11. MA in Disaster Management - 25+3 Seats ; 3 Seats (Foreign/NRI)

 

  1. MA in Master in Geoinformatics - 25+3 Seats ; 3 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  2. MA (History)(Department of History, P.U., Chandigarh) - 50 Seats ; 5 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  3. MA (History)(Department of Evening Studies-Multi Disciplinary Research Centre, P.U., Chandigarh) - 68 Seats
  4. M.A. (Economics) (Department of Evening Studies-Multi Disciplinary Research Centre, P.U., Chandigarh) - 80 Seats ; 5 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  5. M.A. (Social Work)(Centre for Social Work, UIEASS) - 33 Seats ; 4 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  6. M.E. (Chemical) -20 Seats ; 2 +1 Foreign National
  7. M.E. (Food Technology) -10 Seats ; 1+1 Foreign National
  8. M.E. (Chemical with specialization in Environmental Engg.) - 10 Seats ; 1+1 Foreign National
  9. M.Tech. (Polymer) - 15+5 (Part time) Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  10. M.Sc. (Industrial Chemistry) - 17 Seats ; 2 +1 Foreign National
  11. ME Electrical Engg. (Instrumentation & Control) (Regular program me)  - 6 Seats
  12. M.E. (Electronics & Communication Engineering) (Regular Programme) – 8 Seats
  13. ME Computer Science & Engg. (Regular Programme) – 5 Seats
  14. ME Civil Engineering (Construction Technology & Management) (Regular Programme) – 5 Seats
  15. ME Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Technology) (Regular Programme) - 5 Seats
  16. M.E. Electrical Engg. ( Power System) University Institute of Engineering & Technology P.U., Chandigarh - 20 Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  17. M.Tech. Material Science & Technology – 20 Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  18. M.E. Biotechnology – 20 Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  19. M.E. Computer Science & Engineering – 20 Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  20. M.E. Electronics & Communication Engineering – 20 Seats; 2+1 Foreign National
  21. M.E. Information Technology - 20 Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  22. M.E. Mechanical Engineering - 20 Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  23. M.Tech. Microelectronics - 12+3 (SC/ST) Seats ; 2+1 Foreign National
  24. M.Com (Business Economics) (DAV College, Sector-10, Chandigarh) - 60 Seats, (Guru Nanak Girls College, Model Town, Ludhiana - 60 Seats)
  25. Master of Entrepreneurship and Family Business (GGDSD College, Sector – 32, Chandigarh) - 40 Seats, (Kamla Lohtia S.D. College, Ludhiana - 40 Seats)
  26. M. Com. (Hons.) (Under Hons. School System at UBS w.e.f. 2019-2021) (University Business School, P.U., Chandigarh) - 27 Seats ; 3 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  27. M.Com (Business Innovation)(S.C.D. Government College, Ludhiana) - 40 Seats
  28. MBA (Commerce & Information Technology) MTSM College for Women, Ludhiana. (Only for Girls.) - 80 Seats
  29. MBA for Executives (Under Hons. School System at UBS w.e.f. 2019-2021) (University Business School, P.U., Chandigarh). (Meant only for working professionals. Classes to be held in the evening) – 30 Seats ; 3 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  30. Master of Physical Education (Department of Physical Education, P.U., Chandigarh) - 28 Seats ; 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  31. Bachelor of Physical Education - 34 Seats ; 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI)

 

See: MSc Admission 2019

 

M.Sc. (Hons. School)

  1. Biochemistry (Department of Biochemistry, P.U., Chandigarh) - 30+4 Seats ; 4 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  2. Biophysics (Department of Biophysics, P.U., Chandigarh) - 10 Seats ; 4 Seats (Foreign/NRI)

 

  1. Computer Science (Dept. of Computer Science & Applications P.U., Chandigarh) - 11 Seats ; 2
  2. Mathematics (Department of Mathematics P.U., Chandigarh) - 30 Seats ; 5 Seats (Foreign/NRI), (Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal, Distt. Sangrur - 20 Seats)
  3. Physics (Specialisation in Electronics) (Self Financing Course) (Department of Physics, P.U., Chandigarh) - 20 Seats ; 3 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  4. Geology (Department of Geology, P.U., Chandigarh) - 5 Seats

M. Sc. (Two-Year Course)

  1. Bioinformatics (GGDSD College Sector 32, Chandigarh) - 15 Seats
  2. Environment Science (Department of Environment Studies, P.U., Chandigarh) - 20 Seats ; 3 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  3. Human Genomics (National Centre for Human Genomes Studies & Research, P.U., Chandigarh) - 15 Seats ; 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  4. Nuclear Medicine (Centre for Nuclear Medicine, P.U., Chandigarh) - 10 Seats ; 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  5. System Biology and Bioinformatics (Centre for System Biology and Bioinformatics P.U., Chandigarh) - 13 Seats and 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI) (GGDSD College, Sector 32, Chandigarh - 40 seats
  6. Microbial Biotechnology (Deptt. for Microbial Biotechnology, P.U., Chandigarh) - 25 Seats and 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI), (Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector 42, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, Sector 26, Chandigarh - 40 seats)
  7. Medical Physics (Centre for Medical Physics, P.U., Chandigarh) - 10 Seats and 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  8. Forensic Science & Criminology (Institute of Forensic Science & Criminology, P.U., Chandigarh) -  19 + 1 Seats (In-service candidate from govt. organizations / autonomous institute and  2 Seats (Foreign/NRI)
  9. Statistics (Department of Statistics, P.U., Chandigarh) - 34 Seats and 5 Seats (Foreign/NRI)

 

M. Sc. (Hons. School / Two Year Course)

  1. Biotechnology (Department of Biotechnology, P.U., Chandigarh, offers Hons. School course) - 5+2 (SC) seats and 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI), (DAV College, Sector 10, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (GGDSD College, Sector 32, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (SGGS College, Sector-26, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (DAV College, Abohar - 40 seats), (Guru Nanak Girls College, Model Town, Ludhiana- 40 seats)
  2. Botany (Department of Botany, P.U., Chandigarh, offers Hons. School course) - 25 seats and 4 seats ; (S. Govt. College of Sci. Education & Research, Jagraon (Ludhiana) - 40 seats and 2 seats (Foreign/NRI)), (Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector 11, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector 42, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (Govt. College for Girls, Ludhiana - 40 seats)(Dev Samaj College for Women, Ferozepur City - 40 seats), (Govt. College for Girls, Ludhiana - 40 seats)
  3. Chemistry (Department of Chemistry, P.U., Chandigarh, offers Hons. School course) - 15 Seats and 2 Seats (Foreign/NRI), (Post Graduate Govt. College, Sector 11, Chandigarh - 40 seats)(Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector 11, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (S. Govt. College of Sci, Education & Research, Jagraon (Ludhiana) - 40 seats and 2 seats (Foreign/NRI)), (DAV College, Abohar - 40 seats), (Guru Nanak Girls College, M.T. Ludhiana - 40 seats), (GHG Khalsa College, Gurusar Sadhar, Ludhiana - 40 seats), (SGGS Khalsa College, Mahilpur Hoshiarpur - 40 seats), (DAV College, Sector-10, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (JCDAV College, Dasuya (Hoshiarpur) - 40 seats), (Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal, Distt. Sangrur - 20 seats), (S.P.M. College, Mukerian - 40 seats), (GGN Khalsa College, Civil Lines, Ludhiana - 40 seats), (Khalsa College, Garhdiwala - 40 seats), (Dev Samaj College for Women, Ferozepur City - 40 seats), (SCD Govt. College, Civil Lines, Ludhiana - 40 seats), (A.S. College Khanna, Ludhiana - 40 seats), (G.G.N. Khalsa College, Civil Lines, Ludhiana - 40 seats)
  4. Physics (Department of Physics, P.U., Chandigarh, offers Hons. School course) - 40 Seats and 6 Seats (Foreign/NRI),  (DAV College, Sector 10, Chandigarh - 40 seats),  (GGDSD College, Sector 32, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (JCDAV College, Dasuya (HSP) - 40 seats), (DAV College, Abohar - 40 seats), (Guru Nanak Girls College, M.T., Ludhiana - 40 seats), (SGGS Khalsa College, Mahilpur - 40 seats), (Dev Samaj College for Women, Ferozepur City - 40 seats), (GHG Khalsa College, Gurusar Sadhar - 40 seats), (S.P.M. College, Mukerian - 40 seats), (Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Longowal, Distt. Sangrur - 20), (BAM Khalsa College, Garhshankar, Distt. Hoshiarpur - 40 seats), (Guru Nanak National College, Doraha, Distt. Ludhiana - 40 seats), (Khalsa College for Women, Sidhwan Khurd - 40 seats), (SCD Govt. College, Civil Lines, Ludhiana - 40 seats), (G.N. National College, Doraha, Distt. Ludhiana - One Unit), (Khalsa College for Women, Sidhwan khurd, Distt. Ludhiana - One Unit), (S.C.D. Govt. College, Civil Lines, Ludhiana - One Unit)
  5. Zoology (Department of Zoology, P.U., Chandigarh, offers Hons. School course ) - 14 seats and 2 seats (Foreign/NRI), (DAV College, Sector 10, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (JC DAV College, Dasuya, Hoshiarpur - 40 seats), (Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector 42, Chandigarh - 40 seats),  (Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector 11, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, Sector 26, Chandigarh - 40 seats), (Dev Samaj College For Women, Ferozepur City - 40 seats), (DAV College, Abohar - 40 seats)

 

See: Law Entrance Exams

Eligibility Criteria and Test Scheme for Panjab University Admission 2019

Master of Laws (L.L.M. One-Year Course and L.L.M. Two Year Course)

Eligibility:

  1. A person who has passed one of the following examinations shall be eligible after qualifying the entrance test to join the first semester class of the LL.M. Course.
  2. LL.B. 3 Year Degree/ B.A. LL.B. / B.Com. LL.B. 5 Year degree examination of this University with minimum 55% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD candidates); or
  3. Any equivalent examination of another University recognized by the Syndicate for this purpose.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes. The Entrance Test will be of 100 marks. The questions will be based upon following four components:
  2. Constitution Law, Administrative Law, Service Law, Environmental Law and Human Rights - 50 MCQ (1 Mark Each) Indian Penal Code (IPC), Cr. Pr. Code and Law of Evidence - 15 MCQ (1 Mark Each)
  3. Jurisprudence - 10 MCQ (1 Mark Each), Family Law, Law of Contract, Law of Torts, Public International Law, Labour Laws and Company Law. - 25 MCQ (1 Mark Each)

MCA - 3 Year Course and (M.C.A. Evening Self-Financing-3-Year Course)

Eligibility:

  1. The minimum qualification for admission to the first Year of the course shall be: (i) A recognized first degree of minimum three Years duration in any discipline from Panjab University with at least 50% marks and with Mathematics at 10+2 or at graduation level (all three Years); or (ii) B.C.A. from Panjab University with 50% marks or (iii) Any examination recognized by the Panjab University as equivalent to any of the above examinations i) or ii)

Scheme of Test:

  1. The test of 1 hour 30 minutes duration shall contain 75 Objective Type (Multiple choice questions with four responses i.e. A, B, C, & D) carrying one mark each. The questions will be based upon following four components: Mathematics (10+2 level) – 40, Computer Science – 15, English – 10, Reasoning & Aptitude – 10

 

See: MCA Entrance Exams

 

M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication (Sem. System/2 years course

Eligibility:

  1. Conditions Passes one of the following examinations from a recognized University:- Bachelor's degree in any discipline with 50% marks in the aggregate; or
  2. Bachelor's degree with at least 45% marks in the subject of Journalism & Mass Communication; or
  3. Bachelor’s degree with Hons. In the subject of Journalism & Mass Communication; or Master’s degree examination in any other subject.

Scheme of Test:

  1.  The test of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration will comprise of Objective & Subjective Type Questions for 65 marks out of the total 75 marks. The remaining 10 marks would be divided equally between the group discussion and interview to be held consequent to the entrance test.
  2. The test will be divided into five following components: i. Article writing on current events; ii. Precis writing; Feature, writing on personalities, reviews etc.; English Comprehension; Interpretative passage

 

See: Mass Communication Admission Notice

 

Master in Public Health

Eligibility:

  1.  Bachelor's degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks from recognized University/Institute.

Scheme of Test:

  1.  The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each.
  2. There will be 25 from Biological Sciences, 10 from Social Sciences, 25 from Health Sciences and Medical Vocabulary, 15 on Environment Sciences.

M.A. (English)

Eligibility:

  1. A person who has passed one of the following examinations from Panjab University or from any other University whose examination has been recognized equivalent to the corresponding examination of this University:
  2. Bachelor’s Degree obtaining at least 45% marks in English Elective or English Compulsory subject; Bachelor’s Degree in any faculty with 50% marks in the aggregate; B.A. with (Hons.) in English; B.A./B.Sc. with (Hons.) in subject other than English obtaining at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  3. Masters Degree examination in any other subject with 50% marks in aggregate. The pass percentage in case of entrance test in English stands increased to 35% (30% in case of candidate belonging to SC/ST/BC/PwD) w.e.f the session 2013-2014.

Scheme of Test:

  1.  The written Test will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration and will carry 75 marks. The pattern of the CET should be as follows:
  2. Write at least two paragraphs (total 400 words) on any of the one given topics / issues - 30 marks; Critical appreciation of a poem - 25 marks; Four short notes (approx 100 words) based on Topics related to literature - 20 Marks

 

See: MA Admissions

 

MA (Geography)

Eligibility:

  1. A person shall be eligible only if: (i)  he/she has passed in Geography in the B.A. or B.Sc. examination with at least 45% marks; or has obtained Post-graduate diploma in Cartography with at least second division.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each.

Master in Disaster Management

Eligibility:

  1. Graduation in any discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by the Panjab University as equivalent thereto. The Admission to the course shall be through an Entrance Test. All candidates, except those sponsored by the Government / Semi-Government Organizations and Institutions, will be required to qualify the Entrance Test conducted by the Panjab University.
  2. Academic and other weightage(s), if any, shall be based on the percentage of marks obtained by the eligible candidates in the Qualifying Examination (Bachelor’s Degree) as prescribed and admissible under Panjab University Rules.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each.

Master in Geoinformatics

Eligibility:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree with Geography/ Geology/ Geophysics/ Mathematics/Physics/ Botany/ Environment Science / Computer Science/ Urban Planning/ Regional Planning / B.Tech./ B.C.A. or Master’s Degree in Geography / Geology/ Geophysics/ Mathematics/ Physics/Botany/ Environment Science / Computer Science / M.C.A./ Urban Planning/ Regional Planning with at least 50% marks in aggregate. The admission to the course shall be through Entrance Test.
  2. The candidates, except those sponsored by the Government / Semi-Government Organizations and Institutions, will be required to qualify the Entrance Test conducted by the Panjab University, Chandigarh.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each.

M.A. (History)

Eligibility:

  1. B.A. with Honours in History; Bachelor’s degree in any faculty with at least 50% marks in the aggregate; B.A. (PASS) / B.Sc. (PASS) examination in full subjects obtaining at least 45% marks in the subject of History; Master's degree examination in another subject or another faculty; The pass percentage of entrance test in history is 35% (30% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC/PwD) w.e.f. the session 2019-20.
  2. The candidates should have passed the written Entrance Test conducted by Panjab University, Chandigarh. The merit list will be prepared considering the marks obtained in the Entrance Test and the Qualifying Examination

Scheme of Test:

  1.  Entrance Test to be of 1 hour 30 minutes of duration and of total of 75 marks.; The test is divided into three units, i.e. Unit-I, II and III.; Candidates will attempt 3 questions in all, selecting them from Unit-I, II & III.; Candidates can write answers in English or Hindi or Punjabi languages.;
  2. Question No. 1 under Unit-I is compulsory. It consists of 08 concept related questions. Out of these 08, candidates will attempt any 05. Each question has to be answered in 80-100 words. Each question carries 05 marks. Total marks allotted to Question – I under Unit-I are 5x5=25 marks
  3. Unit-II consists of 04 Essay type Questions, from Question No. II to IV which are related to B.A. (General) History syllabus. At least one question in Unit-II should be set each from Ancient, Medieval, Modern periods of India History and the History of Punjab. Candidates will attempt any one question in Unit-II. Each question has to be answered in about 1000 words. Each question carries 25 marks.
  4. Unit-III contains 02 questions i.e Question No. VI and VII, one from Current Affairs and another from Significant Contemporary themes in order to test comprehension and communication skills of the candidates. Candidates will attempt any one question in Unit-III. Each question has to be answered in about 1000 words. Each question carries 25 marks.

M.A. (Economics)

Eligibility:

  1.  The candidates appearing for the Entrance Test for admission to M.A. Economics in the Department of Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh from the academic session 2019-20 will be subject to the following eligibility conditions:
  2. The candidate must have passed B.A. with Honours in Economics, or B.A. with Economics as an elective subject with 50% marks in aggregate;
  3. Candidate having reappear or compartment at the time of first counseling is not eligible for admission in the course even though he/she clears the reappear or compartment by the time of subsequent round of counseling.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be one hour and thirty minutes and it will consist of 75 multi-choice questions of one mark each based on the syllabus provided for the test. There will be negative marking for wrong answers. 1/4 marks will be deducted for wrong answers. The Pattern of question paper of the Entrance Test would include questions pertaining to the various aspects of Economics as per the following scheme:

Specialization No. of questions:

  1. Microeconomics-10;  Macroeconomics-10; Indian Economy-10; Economics of Growth, Development & Planning-10, Mathematics and Statistics-10, Econometrics-10;  Applied Economics-10; (Industrial Economics, Agricultural Economics, (2 from each) International Economics, Public Finance and Money and Banking); Logical Reasoning-05

M.A. (Social Work)

Eligibility:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks from recognized University/ Institute. The candidates belonging to the SC/ST/BC/PwD shall be allowed 5% relaxation in the eligibility requirements. The candidates who have appeared and are appearing in the final year of the Bachelor’s degree are also eligible to apply.
  2. The candidates are required to secure a minimum of 35% marks in the Entrance Test. The Entrance test will include 75 objective type questions. The duration of the test will be 75 minutes. The medium of examination will be English only. There will be no negative marking for the wrong answers. Candidates who qualify the entrance test have to apply afresh for admission in Social Work and will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview as per the schedule approved by the D.U.I.

M.E. (Chemical) & M.E. (Chemical with specialization in Environmental Engineering)

Eligibility:

  1. B.E./B.Tech. (Chemical) (4-Year) or Five Year Integrated B.E.(Chemical) with MBA with a CGPA of 6.75 or at least 60% marks in the aggregate (where % marks are awarded) in the qualifying examination i.e. B.E./B.Tech. (Chemical) (4-Year) or Five Year Integrated B.E. (Chemical) with MBA or any other equivalent qualifying degree as approved by the Syndicate.
  2. Based on Entrance Test P.U. – CET (P.G.). The merit list of eligible P.U.-CET (P.G.) qualified candidates shall be as per the following criteria: Academic Marks - 50% PU – CET (P.G.) - 50%
  3. GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU-CET (P.G.). However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates the merit list will be as per the percentile obtained and shall be offered the seat in the first instance.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consists of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying exams.

M.E. (Food Technology)

Eligibility:

  1. B.E./ B.Tech. degree in Food Technology / Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Engineering / Food Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Chemical Technology (4-Year) or Five Year Integrated B.E.(Chemical) with MBA or any other equivalent qualifying degree as approved by the Syndicate with a CGPA of 6.75 or at least 60% marks in the aggregate.
  2. GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU-CET (P.G.). However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates the merit list will be as per the percentile obtained and shall be offered the seat in the first instance.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consists of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying exams.

 

See: MTech Entrance Exams

 

M.Tech (Polymer)

Eligibility:

  1. B.E./B.Tech. (Chemical) (4-Year) or Five Year B.E.(Chemical) with MBA with a CGPA of 6.75 or at least 60% marks in the aggregate (where % marks are awarded) in the qualifying examination i.e. B.E./B.Tech. (Chemical) (4-Year) or Five Year Integrated B.E.(Chemical) with MBA or any other equivalent qualifying degree as approved by the Syndicate; or The candidate shall be admitted on the basis of the PU-CET (PG) merit conducted by Panjab University, Chandigarh;
  2. GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU-CET (P.G.). However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates the merit list will be as per the percentile obtained and shall be offered the seat in the first instance.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consists of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying examinations.

M.Sc. (Industrial Chemistry)

Eligibility:

  1. B.Sc. (Three Year Course) with Mathematics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects / B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry/ B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry with Maths as a compulsory subject/ B.Sc.(Three Year Course) with Industrial Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subject or any other equivalent examination as approved by the syndicate, Panjab University, Chandigarh.
  2. A candidate seeking admission must have obtained a minimum CGPA of 6.25 OR 55% marks (where % marks are awarded) in the qualifying examination mentioned above.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be of 1 hour 30 minutes and it will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions of one mark each consisting of 20 questions in Physics, 20 questions in Chemistry, 20 questions in Industrial Chemistry & 15 questions in Mathematics. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during the qualifying exams.

 

See: Engineering Entrance Exams

 

M.E. Electrical Engg. (Instrumentation & Control) (Regular Programme)

Eligibility:

  1. B.E. / B. Tech or equivalent in Instrumentation and Control/ Electronics/Electrical Engineering with at least 60% marks in the aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. Admission is on the basis of entrance test PU-CET (PG) 2019 to be conducted by the Panjab University and interview.
  2. GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU-CET (PG) Test. However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates, the merit list will be as per the GATE Score obtained and shall be offered the seat at the first instance.

Scheme of Test:

  1. The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes. The question paper will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying exams.

M.E. (Electronics and Communication Engineering) (Regular Programme)

Eligibility:

  1. B.E. or B. Tech or equivalent in Electronics /Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electronics and Telecom Engineering with at least 60% marks in the aggregate from Panjab University or any other university recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU–CET (P.G.)-2019 Test. However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates, the merit list will be as per the GATE score obtained and shall be offered the seat at the first instance.

Scheme of Test:

  1.  The duration of the Entrance Test will be 1 hour 30 minutes. The question paper will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying examinations. Each question will be of one mark.

M. E. (Computer Science & Engineering) (Regular Programme)

Eligibility:

  1.  B.E. or B.Tech or equivalent in Computer Science and Engineering/Information Technology with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. GATE qualified candidates shall be exempted from the PU–CET (P.G.) – 2019 Test. However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates, the merit list will be as per the GATE score obtained and shall be offered the seat in the first instance.

Scheme of Test:

    • The duration of Entrance test will be 1 hour 30 minutes. The question paper will consist of 75 multiple-choice questions. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying examinations. Each question will be of one mark.

    M.E. Civil Engineering (Construction Technology & Management) (Regular Programme)

    Eligibility:

    1. A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 6.75 of 60% marks in aggregate. Admission (against vacant seats) is on the basis of entrance test PU-CET (P.G.)-2019 to be conducted by the Panjab University and interview.
    2. GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU-CET (P.G.)-2019 Test. However, in case eligible GATE qualified candidates, the merit list will be as per the GATE score obtained and shall be offered the seat at the first instance.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The duration of the Entrance Test shall be of 1 hour and 30 minutes. The question paper will consist of 75 multiple choice questions. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying examinations. Each question will be of one mark.

    M.E. Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Technology) (Regular Programme)

    Eligibility:

    1. A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engg./ Production Engg./ Industrial Engg./ Automobile engineering/ Manufacturing Technology from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 6.75 or 60% marks in aggregate.
    2. Admission (against vacant seats) is on the basis of entrance test PU-CET (P.G.) to be conducted by the Panjab University and interview, GATE qualified candidates will be exempted from the PU-CET (P.G.) Test. However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates, the merit list will be as per the GATE score obtained and shall be offered the seat at the first instance.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The duration of the Entrance Test shall be of 1 hour and 30 minutes. The question paper will consists of 75 multiple choice questions. The syllabus will be based broadly on the course contents generally covered during qualifying examinations. Each question will be of one mark.

    M.E. Electrical Engineering (Power System)

    Eligibility:

    1. Any candidate who has completed B.E./B.Tech. in Electrical/Electrical & Electronics Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. Mode of admission: Preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates. Candidate appearing for PU-CET (PG) will be given admission if some seats will be left vacant after the GATE qualified candidates admissions.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will be based on the syllabus of Electrical and Electronics Engineering taught at undergraduate level in Panjab University Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A ,B C, and D) carrying a total 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

    M. Tech. (Material Science & Technology)

    Eligibility:

    1. M.Sc. (Physics), M.Sc. (Chemistry), B.E. (Mechanical/Electrical/Electronics and communication/Civil/Production) with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. Mode of admission: Preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates. Candidate appearing for PU-CET (PG) will be given admission if some seats will be left vacant after the GATE qualified candidates admissions.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will be based on Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Material Science taught at undergraduate engineering level in Panjab University, Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C and D) carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

    M.E. (Biotechnology)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.E./B.Tech. Biotechnology Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto Mode of admission: Preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates. Candidate appearing for PU-CET (PG) will be given admission if some seats will be left vacant after the GATE qualified candidates admissions.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will be based on the syllabus of Biotechnology Engineering taught at undergraduate level in Panjab University Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C, and D) carrying a total 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

     

    See: Biotechnology Entrance Exams

     

    M.E. (Computer Science & Engineering)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.E. or B.Tech. or equivalent in Computer Science and Engineering / Information Technology with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto.

    Mode of admission:

    1. Preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates. Candidate appearing for PU-CET (PG) will be given admission if some seats will be left vacant after the GATE qualified candidates admissions.

    Scheme of Test:

    1.  The question paper will be based on the syllabus of Computer Science and Engineering taught at undergraduate level in Panjab University Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C, and D) carrying a total 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

    M.E. (Electronics and Communication Engineering)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.E. or B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Electronics / Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. Mode of admission: Preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates. Candidate appearing for PU-CET (PG) will be given admission if seats are left vacant after the GATE qualified candidates admissions.

    Scheme of Test:

    1.  The question paper will be based on the syllabus of Electronics / Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering taught at undergraduate level in Panjab University Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C, and D) carrying a total 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

    M.E. (Information Technology)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.E. or B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Information Technology/Computer Science & Engineering / Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electrical & Electronics Engineering/Computer Science & Electronics Engineering / Software Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University

    Scheme of Test:

    1. There will be no separate test. However, admission will be based on PU-CET (PG) in CSE/ ECE/ EEE. The order of preference will be (i) PU-CET (P.G.) in CSE (ii) PU-CET (P.G.) in ECE (iii) PU-CET (P.G.) in EEE.

    M.E. (Mechanical Engineering)

    Eligibility:

    1.  B.E./ B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering / Production Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate from Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. The admission shall be made on the basis of Entrance Test P.U. CET (PG) to be conducted by the Panjab University.
    2. GATE qualified candidates shall be exempted from the P.U.-CET (P.G.) Test. However, in case of eligible GATE qualified candidates, the merit list shall be as per the GATE Score obtained and shall be offered the seat at the first instance.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will be based on the syllabus of Mechanical Engineering / Production Engineering / taught at undergraduate level in Panjab University Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C and D) carrying a total 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

    M.Tech. (Microelectronics)

    Eligibility:

    1.  B.E. / B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Computer Science and Engineering / Electrical / Electrical & Electronics / Electronics / Microelectronics / Electronics & Electrical Communications / Electronics & Telecommunication / Electronics & Communication / Information Technology / Instrumentation Engineering/ M.Sc. Applied Physics / M.Sc. Physics with specialization in Electronics or M.Sc. in Electronics (as approved by AICTE) with minimum 60% marks in aggregate from Punjab as equivalent thereto.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will be based on the syllabus of Electronics / Electronics & Communication Engineering / Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering taught at undergraduate level in Panjab University Chandigarh. It will consist of 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four response i.e. A, B, C and D) carrying a total 75 Objective type questions (Multiple choice with four response i.e. A,B, C and D) carrying a total 75 marks. The questions paper will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration.

    M.Com. (Business Economics)

    Eligibility:

    1. A Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree in any discipline of the University or a Degree of any other University which has been recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto, with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate; Or (ii) Pass in the final examination conducted by (a) The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, (b) The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India and (c) the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper of 1 hour 30 minutes duration will consist of 75 Objective Type Questions (Multiple Choice) with four responses i.e. A, B, C & D carrying a total of 75 marks. The standard of the question paper shall be based on the latest syllabus prescribed for Bachelor’s degree in Economics/Commerce of Panjab University (1st, 2nd and 3rd Year together).

     

    See: M.Com Admissions

     

    Master of Entrepreneurship and Family Business

    Eligibility:

    1. A Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in any discipline of the University or a Degree of any other University which has been recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto, with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate;Or A pass in the final examination conducted by (a) The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, (b) The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India and (c) The Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper of 1 hour 30 minutes duration will consist of 75 Objective Type Questions (Multiple Choice) with four responses i.e. A, B, C & D carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will include questions related to General Knowledge, Verbal/Reasoning ability, Data interpretation and Commerce/Economics.

    M.Com. (Honours) (Under Hons. School System at UBS w.e.f. 2019-2021)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.Com. / B.Com. (Hons.) / BBA with not less than 45% marks in the aggregate. A graduate with Honours in Economics or Mathematics or Statistics or Commerce with not less than 45% marks in the aggregate. A graduate with 50% marks in the aggregate having offered either Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Commerce, Computer Application, Information Technology or Computer Science as a subject in the examination.
    2. Provided that in case of candidates having Bachelors degree of the University through Modern Indian Languages [Hindi/Urdu/Punjabi (Gurmukhi Script)] and/or in a classical language (Sanskrit/Persian/ Arabic) or degree of any other University obtained in the same manner recognized by the Syndicate; 50% marks in the aggregate shall be calculated by taking into account full percentage of marks in all the papers in Language excluding the additional optional papers, English and Elective subject taken together.
    3. A pass of the Final examination conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England/Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England/ Institute Company Secretaries of India; Or e) Any other qualification recognized by the Syndicate for this purpose.

    Scheme of Test:

    1.  The Entrance Test of 1 hour 30 minutes duration shall comprise of one paper of 85 multiple choice (having four responses A, B, C & D) objective type questions of one mark each in the area of Accounting, Management, Laws and Economics.

    Merit list:

    1. The admission will be made on the basis of the Entrance Test (85% weightage), Group Discussion (7.5% weight age) and Personal Interview (7.5% weightage).

    M.Com (Business Innovations)

    Eligibility:

    1. The Entrance Test for M.Com (Business Innovations) shall be open to all such candidates who possess the qualifications as mentioned below:
    2. A Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (B.Com) or Business Administration (B.B.A) with not less than 45% marks in the aggregate; Or B.Com (Hons.) Degree with not less than 45% marks in the aggregate; Or
    3. A graduation with Honours in Economics or Mathematics or Statistics or Commerce with not less than 45% marks in the aggregate; Or
    4. A graduation with 50% marks in the aggregate in any other discipline of the University or a degree of any other University which has been recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto.
    5. Provided that in case of candidates having Bachelor’s degree of the University through Modern Indian Languages (Hindi/Urdu/Punjabi/Gurmukhi script) and / or in a classical language (Sanskrit/Persian/ Arabic) or degree of any other University obtained in the same manner recognized by the Syndicate. 50% marks in the aggregate shall be calculated by taking into account full percentage of marks in all the papers in Language excluding the additional optional paper, English and the elective subject taken together.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The Entrance Test of 1 hour 30 minutes duration shall comprise one paper of 75 marks containing 75 Objective Type questions of multiple choices (having four responses A, B, C & D) carrying one mark each.

    The Breakup of questions shall be as follows:

    1. General Knowledge 15 Questions, Business Aptitude 20 Questions, Quantitative Aptitude 20 Questions, Test of Reasoning 20 Questions

    Merit List:

    1.  Admission to M.Com (Business Innovation) shall be on the basis of the Entrance Test (Weightage 50%), and qualifying examination (Weightage 50%).

    MBA, Commerce and Information Technology

    Eligibility:

    1.  BA /B.Sc. / B.Com./any other Graduation Degree with 50% from Panjab University or any other University recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper of 1 hour 30 minutes duration will consist of 75 Objective Type Questions (Multiple Choice) with four responses i.e. A, B, C & D carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will include 15 questions each on subject knowledge of Commerce, Economics, IT, Verbal ability/Reasoning and General awareness.

     

    See: MBA Admissions

     

    Master of Business Administration for Executives

    Eligibility:

    1. The minimum qualification for admission to the first semester of the course shall be- A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline of the University or a degree of any other University which has been recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto with not less that 50% marks in the aggregate.
    2. Provided that in case of candidates having Bachelor’s degree of the University through Modern Indian Languages (Hindi/Urdu/Punjabi (Gurmukhi Script) and/or in a Classical Language (Sanskrit/Persian/Arabic) or degree of any other University obtained in the same manner recognized by the Syndicate, 50% marks in the aggregate shall be calculated by taking into account full percentage of marks in all the papers in language excluding the additional optional paper, English and the elective subject taken together; or
    3. A pass in the final examination conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England / Institute of Cost Accountants of India or Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of England / Institute of Company Secretaries of India; or
    4. Diploma in Personnel Management and Labour Welfare or Diploma in Marketing Management with not less than 60% marks in the aggregate, provided the candidate holds a Bachelor’s degree.
    5. Two Years full time executive experience in a commercial or industrial establishment after having passed the qualifying examination as given above.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The Entrance Test will carry 85 marks and will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. It will consist of 85 multiple-choice questions of one mark each and having four responses A, B, C & D. The components of the test will include: General Knowledge; Economics and Business Environment Awareness; Data interpretation and problem solving; Numerical Ability; Verbal Ability/ Reasoning and English Comprehension.

     

    See: Executive MBA Programs

    Merit List:

    1. The admission will be made on the basis of the Entrance Test (85% weightage), Group Discussion (7.5% weightage) and Personal Interview (7.5% weightage).

    Master of Physical Education

    Eligibility:

    1. A person who has passed/appeared in any one of the following examinations: a) Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) or equivalent with at least 50% marks; Or Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. in Health and Physical Education) with at least 50% marks.
    2. The reservation in seats and relaxation in the qualifying marks for SC/ST/BC/PWD and other categories shall be as per the rules of the Central Government/ State Government whichever is applicable.
    3. Any other qualification recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent to (a) and (b).

    Admission Procedure:

    1. Admission shall be made on merit on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance examination (written test, fitness test, interview and percentage of qualifying examination) as per the policy of Panjab University.

    Scheme of Test:

    1.  The Entrance Test of 1 hour 30 minutes duration shall comprise one paper of 75 marks, containing 75 Objective Type questions of multiple choices (having four responses A, B, C & D) carrying one mark each. Questions will be based on the following three areas of Physical Education and Sports: (a) Aptitude (b) General Knowledge (c) Reasoning Ability.

    Bachelor of Physical Education (Two-Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. A person who has passed/appeared in any one of the following examinations:  Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with 50% marks and having at least participation in the Inter-College/Inter-Zonal District/ School competition in sports and games as recognized by the AIU/IOA/SGFI/Govt. of India; Or
    2. Bachelor’s Degree in physical education with 45% marks; OR Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with 45% marks and studied physical education as compulsory elective subjects; Or
    3. Bachelor’s Degree with 45% marks and having participated in National / Inter University / State competitions or secured 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in Inter College / Inter-Zonal /District / School competition in sports and games as recognized by the AIU/ IOA/SGFI/Govt. of India; Or
    4. Bachelor’s degree with participation in International competitions or secured 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in National / Inter-University competition in sports and games as recognized by respective federations / AIU/ IOA/SGFI/Govt. of India; OR Graduation with 45% marks and at least three Years of teaching experience (for deputed in-service candidates i.e. trained physical education teachers / coaches)
    5. The relaxation in the percentage of marks in the qualifying examination and in the reservation of seats for SC/ST/BC/PwD and other categories shall be as per the rules of the Central Government / State Government, whichever is applicable. Any other qualification recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent to above points.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The Entrance Test of 1 hour 30 minutes duration shall comprise one paper of 75 marks containing 75 Objective Type questions of multiple choices (having four responses A, B, C & D) carrying one mark each. Questions will be based on the following three areas of Physical Education and Sports: (a) Aptitude (b) General Knowledge (c) Reasoning Ability

    M.Sc. (Hons. School) in Biophysics, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Physics (Specialization in Electronics), Zoology and Geology

    Eligibility:

    1.  B.A./ B. Sc. (Pass or Hons.) examination with 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) of the Panjab University or any other examination recognized by the Panjab University as equivalent thereto with the subject desirous of seeking admission in M.Sc. (Hons. School) Course as an elective subject for three Years.
    1. For Entrance Test to M. Sc. (Hons. School) Mathematics B.A. / B. Sc. (General) with 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) Mathematics from the colleges affiliated to Panjab University or from other Universities as recognized by the Panjab University.
    2. The candidates who are already students of Panjab University Teaching Department and have passed/appeared/appearing in the B.Sc. (Hons.) final examination of the University during the current session in the relevant subject are not required to appear in the M.Sc. (Hons. School) Admission Entrance Test.
    3. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Physics: B.Sc. (Pass or Hons.) examination of P.U. or any other exam. recognized as equivalent thereto with 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) with Physics and Mathematics as elective subjects.
    4. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Physics (Specialisation in Electronics): B.Sc. (Pass or Hons.) examination with Physics and Mathematics as elective subjects, or B.Sc. (Electronics) or B.Tech. / B.E. (Electronics / Electrical / Mechanical or equivalent) with 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) of P.U. or any other exam. recognized as equivalent thereto.
    5. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Biophysics: B.Sc.(Hons.) in Biophysics, Panjab University, Chandigarh or any other University considered equivalent. Bachelor of Science in any other subject (such as B.Sc. Medical, Non-medical, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, etc.). Students who have passed B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biophysics from Panjab University, Chandigarh will be directly promoted to M.Sc. (Hons.) in Biophysics. However, all other applicants need to qualify the CET-PG in Biophysics conducted by the Panjab University, Chandigarh.
    6. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Chemistry: Passed B.Sc. (Hons.) in Chemistry from department of Chemistry, P.U. ii) B.Sc. (Pass or Hons.) examination with 50% marks from PU or any other University recognized as equivalent thereto with (a) Chemistry in all the three years/six semesters and (b) any two science subjects during two years/four semesters during graduation.
    7. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Biotechnology: B.Sc. Biotechnology with 50% marks or B.Sc. (50% marks) with Biotechnology as Elective/Vocational on subject (studied for 3 Years) are eligible.
    8. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Geology: B.Sc. 3 year’s course with Geology as one of the subjects with 50% marks in B.Sc. & 50% marks in subject of Geology in B.Sc.

     

    1. For M.Sc. (Hons. School) Biochemistry: B.Sc. (Hons.) Biochemistry or its equivalent exam OR B.Sc. (Pass or Hons.) exam with 50% marks, recognized as equivalent by Panjab University with Biochemistry as one of the subjects every year of the B.Sc. Course.

     

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    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will be on the concerned subject for which the admission to M.Sc. (Hons.) is being sought by the candidate. It will consist of 75 Objective Type Questions (Multiple Choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C & D) carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. The standard of the question paper shall be based on latest syllabus prescribed for Bachelor’s degree of Panjab University (1st, 2nd and 3rd Year together) in the relevant subject.

    M.Sc. (Hons. School) Computer Science

    Eligibility:

    1. BCA/B.Sc. (Hons.) in Computer Science/ B. Tech. / B.E. (Computer Science/ Engineering) or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto with 50% marks.

    Scheme of Test

    1. The Entrance Test will be of 75 marks. It will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration consisting of 75 multiple choice questions of Computer Science subject at the level of examinations as mentioned in the eligibility conditions.

    M.Sc. (Environment Science) (Two-Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. The candidates with B.Sc. from all streams and any other stream with honours in Geography as one of the subject and B.E. in any stream.

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The Entrance Test will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. It shall comprise 75 multiple-choice questions (with only one right answer) of one mark each from the Botany, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Sociology, Statistics, Zoology and General Awareness subjects of graduation level. It shall attempt to test the intelligence, comprehension of the scientific principles and general knowledge expected of a science graduate.

    M.Sc. (Human Genomics) (Two-Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. B. Sc. (Pass or Honours) under 10+2+3 pattern examination of the Panjab University or any other examination recognized by the Panjab University as equivalent thereto in Physical, Chemical, Biological, Pharmaceutical Sciences or Medicine with at least 55% marks.

    Scheme of Test:

    1.  The Entrance Test will be of 75 marks. It will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration consisting of 75 multiple choice questions (with only one correct answer) of 1 Mark each from six disciplines representing Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Medicine.

    M.Sc. (Nuclear Medicine) (Two-Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1.  Minimum qualification for admission to M.Sc. first Year in Nuclear Medicine shall be B.Sc. degree with at least 50% marks in Nuclear Medicine or Biophysics from a recognized university or B.Sc. degree with at least 50% marks from a recognized university with Physics and Chemistry as core subjects (Non-Medical stream) or Chemistry and Zoology / Biotechnology as core subjects (Medical stream).
    2. Candidates with B.Sc. degree in X-Ray / Medical Technology, B.Sc. through correspondence and open University stream are not eligible.

    M.Sc. (System Biology and Bioinformatics) (Two-Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. Bachelor’s degree in Science (General or Hons.) with Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Electronics, Genetics, Life Science, Mathematics, Mathematics & computing, Microbiology, Physics, Statistics, Zoology, Agriculture, Computer Science, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy and Veterinary Science with at least 50% marks (45% for candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC/PwD category).

    Scheme of Test:

    1. The question paper will consists of 75 objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C & D) carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. The syllabi and standard for the question paper shall be the one as currently prescribed for Bachelor’s Degree of Panjab University (1st, 2nd and 3rd Year together).

    M.Sc. (Microbial Biotechnology) (Two- Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. Candidates having Bachelors Degree in any field of Biological Sciences including Biotechnology are eligible.

    Scheme of Test:

    1.  The Entrance Test will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. It shall comprise 75 multiple-choice questions (with only one right answer) of one mark each. The questions will be based on fundamentals of Microbiology and Biotechnology. M. Sc. (Medical Physics) (Two- Year Course) Eligibility Conditions Admission to M.Sc. Course in Medical Physics will be B.Sc. (Regular course) first class with Physics as core subject (studied for three Years) and Mathematics as one of the subjects (studied for minimum two Years) form a recognized university.
    2. The candidates who studied B.Sc. through correspondence and open university stream are not eligible.
    3. Course duration is 3 Years (2 Years teaching + 1 Year internship).

    M. Sc. (Forensic Science & Criminology) (Two- Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.Sc./ B.Sc. Honours degree with 50% marks in aggregate, in Forensic Science or any other graduation degree 3/4/5 Year duration in the Faculty of Science , Engineering, Medical / Dental and Pharmaceutical Science of Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University with minimum 55% marks (5% relaxation in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD).
    2. Admission to M.Sc. Forensic Science & Criminology shall be through P.U.- CET (P.G.) conducted by Panjab University. The admission will be on merit, based upon the marks obtained in PU-CET (P.G.) and marks obtained at undergraduate degree along with admissible weightage as per University Rules.

    Format for Entrance Test for M.Sc. Forensic Science & Criminology:

    1.  The question paper will comprise of Section A and Section B carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will be of 90 minutes duration. Section A will have 20 questions of General Sciences at 10+2 level to test the knowledge of fundamentals. Section B will have four sub-sections namely, Biology, Chemistry, Forensic Science and Physics with 25 questions each from graduation level. The candidate has to select Any Two of the four subsections from Section B for answering questions.

    M.Sc. (Statistics) (Two- Year Course)

    Eligibility:

    1. B.A./ B.Sc. (General or Honours) with 50% marks in Math/Stat as major subject of Panjab University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto. OR B.A./B.Sc. (General or Honours) under CBCS with 50% marks in GE Math/Stat of Panjab University or any other University or any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent thereto (as Per UGC/ PU General Guidelines).

    M.Sc. (Two-Year Course) (In colleges only) Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Botany, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, System Biology and Bioinformatics

    Eligibility:

    1. Bioinformatics / System Biology & Bioinformatics: Bachelor’s degree in Science (General or Hons.) with Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Electronics, Genetics, Life Science, Mathematics, Mathematics & computing, Microbiology, Physics, Statistics, Zoology, Agriculture, Computer Science, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy and Veterinary Science with at least 50% marks (45% for candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC/PwD category).
    2. Biotechnology: Bachelor’s degree (under the 10+2+3 pattern of Education) in Physical, Biological, Pharmaceutical, Agricultural, Veterinary or Fishery Sciences or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology, Home Science, Medicine (MBBS) from any University/ Institute recognized by the Panjab University. The candidate must have obtained at least 55% marks at the Bachelor’s degree level.
    3. Botany: B.Sc. pass with Botany having at least 50% marks in the aggregate from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by Panjab University Syndicate as equivalent thereto.
    4. Physics: a. B. Sc. Hons. examination of the Panjab University in the subject of M. Sc. Course; b. B. Sc. Examination of the Panjab University or any other University recognized by Syndicate securing at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD) and with Physics & Mathematics for M.Sc. Physics Course and with Chemistry & Mathematics for M. Sc. Chemistry course along with anyone.
    5. Chemistry: a. B.Sc. examination of the Panjab University or any other University recognized by the Syndicate securing at least 50% marks in aggregate and with Chemistry & Mathematics for M.Sc. Chemistry course along with any Science subject. Provided that the student who had not taken Mathematics as one of the subjects in B.Sc. examination may be admitted to M.Sc. ( 2 Year course) in Chemistry on the condition that he/she passes an additional paper in Mathematics (50 hours course) in the first Year examination securing at least 40% marks; b). B.Sc. Pass Degree under the old B.Sc. Honours regulations awarded by the Syndicate on the recommendation of the Board of Control in the subject of M.Sc. course; c). B.Sc. examination with 50 per cent marks in aggregate from any other University recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent to (a); d). B.Sc. (Honours) examination of Panjab University or of any other University (recognized as equivalent thereto) in the subject of M.Sc. course.
    6. Zoology: B.Sc. with Zoology having at least 50% marks in the aggregate from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto.

     

    Scheme of Tests for above courses:

    1. The scheme of the test for admission to M. Sc. (Two Year Courses) as given above offered at different colleges affiliated to Panjab University will be same as applicable for M. Sc. (Hons ) in the respective subjects except Bioinformatics. The candidates may be admitted to M.Sc. (Hons. ) at Panjab University Campus or affiliated colleges on the basis of final merit lists.
    2. For M.Sc. Bioinformatics: The question paper will consists of 75 objective type questions (Multiple choice with four responses i.e. A, B, C & D) carrying a total of 75 marks. The question paper will be of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. The syllabi and standard for the question paper shall be the one as currently prescribed for Bachelor’s Degree of Panjab University (1st , 2nd and 3rd Year together).

     

    PU CET PG 2019 Application Process

    1. This prospectus is valid for only one Online Application form http://cetpg.puchd.ac.in/
    2. Fee of Rs. 2175/- (Rs. 1088/- for SC/ST/PwD) is meant for only Online Application Form. A candidate can apply in more than one course also. However, he/she will have to pay an additional fee of Rs. 575/- for each additional course.
    3. Candidate availing concession in the fee under category SC/ST/PwD OR Class B/C Regular Employee of PU must send the copy of printout of their Entrance Test Form along with Proforma for claiming 50% concession to P.U. Regular Employees (“B” and “C” Class) duly signed by Head/Chairperson, to Assistant Registrar, CET Cell, Aruna Ranjit Chandra, Hall, Panjab University, Chandigarh-160014 by registered post/speed post or by hand on or before 27.05.2019 upto 4:00 PM
    4. Qualifying an Entrance Test does not entitle a candidate to seek admission in a course. The candidate will have to fill up and submit an online Admission Form at http://onlineadmissions.puchd.ac.in and has to meet the eligibility requirements of the course.

     

    Admission Process

    1. Qualifying an Entrance Test does not entitle a candidate to seek admission in a course. The candidate will have to fill up and submit an online Admission Form to be available at http://onlineadmissions.puchd.ac.in the first week of June, 2019 and has to meet the eligibility requirements of the course.
    2. Every candidate must apply for the Reserved Category(ies) to which he/she belongs to in the Admission Form. All candidates will be considered in the General Category irrespective of the fact that they have claimed for admission under Reserved/Additional Categories subject to the condition that they must fulfil the minimum eligibility requirement of the course for General Category. No candidate shall be considered for admission against any Reserved Category(ies) for which s/he has not applied.
    3. Once the candidate has submitted the online Entrance Test Form, any change in the Form including category once marked shall not be allowed.
    4. The candidates who are applying under the Sports Category are required to see Appendix B (pp. 35-44) for further procedures and guidelines.
    5. Candidates who wish to claim weightage on the basis of NCC, NSS, Youth Welfare, ADULT EDUCATION and other activities should follow the guidelines as enshrined in the Handbook of Information-2019.

    Note:

    1. Applying for Entrance Test and taking the Test do not entitle a candidate for admission. For admission to PU-CET PG based programmes being offered by various Department/Centre/Institute at Panjab University only, online Admission Form will have to be submitted by the Candidate separately. Online Admission Form will be available from 1st week of June, 2019.
    2. The candidates are required to fill up and submit online Admission Form at http://onlineadmissions.puchd.ac.in before the last date of submission of online Admission Form even if the result of Entrance Test has not been declared by then.

     

    Important Dates for PU CET PG 2019

    1. Date of Availability of PU–CET (P.G.) Prospectus and Online Entrance Test Form: 22th April 2019
    2. Last date for submission of information on the website to generate the Bank Challan: 17th May 2019
    3. Last date for deposit of fee in any branch of State Bank of India using website generated Challan: 20th May 2019
    4. Last date for uploading of photograph, signature with rest of the information on the website: 23th May 2019
    5. Availability of Admit Card Online Admit Card: 29th May 2019
    6. Dates of holding Entrance Test: 08th June 2019 and  09th June 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
    7. Centre for Entrance Test:Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Muktsar, Hoshiarpur.
    8. Uploading of Answer Key and inviting Objection: 18th June 2019
    9. Last date of submission of objections to the Answer Key: 20th June 2019
    10. Uploading of the response to the Objections and inviting Cross-objections (through e-mail only): 24th June 2019
    11. Last day of submission of Cross-objections to the Answer key: 26th June 2019
    12. Date of declaration of result: 29th June 2019 to 01st July 2019
    13. Date of availability of online Admission Form: 1st June, 2019

     

    Panjab University, Chandigarh

    PU-CET (P.G.) Admission, Assistant Registrar, CET Cell, Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh – 160014, E-mail: cetpg@pu.ac.in, website: http://cetpg.puchd.ac.in/