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PU CET UG 2020 - Panjab University Common Entrance Test for B.Sc. (Hons.) and B. Pharmacy Admission

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PU CET 2020 - Online applications have been invited by Panjab University, Chandigarh for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) under the framework of Hons. School System (CBCS) and B. Pharmacy at Panjab University Campus, Chandigarh for the academic session 2020. The Entrance exam is scheduled to be held on April 26, 2020. Interested candidates can apply for PU CET 2020 through online line mode.

The detailed information on PU CET 2020 (UG) can be checked from the page below.

Courses Offered




B.Sc. (Hons) Anthropology


B.Sc. (Hons) Biochemistry


B.Sc. (Hons) Biophysics


B.Sc. (Hons) Biotechnology


B.Sc. (Hons) Botany


B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry


B.Sc. (Hons) Geology


B.Sc. (Hons) Microbiology


B.Sc. (Hons) Physics


B.Sc. (Hons) Physics (Specialization in Electronics)


B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology


B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics


PU CET 2020 Important Dates

Date of Availability of Prospectus and online Entrance Test Form

March 11, 2020

Last date for submission of information on the website to generate the Fee Challan

April 10, 2020

Last date for deposit of fee in any branch of State bank of India using website generated challan

April 15, 2020

Last date for deposit of fee through Online mode

April 15, 2020

Last date for uploading of photograph, signature with rest of the information on the website

April 17, 2020

Availability of Admit Card Online

April 22, 2020

Last date for candidates who have not completed their form but have paid the requisite fee

April 23, 2020

Date of Entrance Test

April 26, 2020 (Sunday)

Date of declaration of result

May 09, 2020

Date of availability of online Admission Form

May 18, 2020


Eligibility Criteria for Panjab University BSc. (Hons.) and B. Pharmacy Admission 2020


A person who shall attain the age of 17 years as on 31st December in the year of admission and has passed 10+2 exam from the recognized Board/Bodies/Councils or any other exam recognized as equivalent to 10+2 exam by the Panjab University with Physics, Chemistry and Biology after qualifying the entrance test shall be eligible to join the first class of the course.


Only Indian Citizens are eligible for admission except in the NRI quota seats.


Admission will be made under the criteria laid down by the Chandigarh Administration/Panjab University Chandigarh.

B.Sc (Hons. School Semester System) in various teaching Depts

Botany, Zoology

Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English

Anthropology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics, Physics & Electronics

Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/ BC) with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology

Biochemistry, Microbiology

Candidates should have passed 10+2 exam with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/ BC) with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology/ Biotechnology

Biotechnology, Biophysics

Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/ BC) with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology/Biotechnology/ Computer Science.


Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST/ BC) with Mathematics as one of the subjects.

B.Pharm (Credit based Semester System)


50% marks in 10+2 (45% marks in case of SC/ST/BC candidates) with English, Physics, Chemistry and one of the following subject Biology/Biotechnology/Mathematics.





PU CET 2020 Application Process


Candidates who wish to appear for the PU CET 2020 UG Exam need to fill the PU CET 2020 application form. Go through the information brochure before applying for the exam.


All candidates seeking admission to the above Course(s) are advised to follow the website http://cetug.puchd.ac.in for procedure and guidelines for the admission.


Candidates are advised to verify the complete details filled in the application before the final submission. No application correction facility will be provided later.


The Application process will contain steps like Registration, Filling form details, Uploading of Images and Application Fee payment.


No need to send the filled-in application form to the University.


Candidates must keep the printout of the filled application form for further use.


Application Fee


Application Fee

General Category (PCM/PCB/M)

Rs. 2175/.

SC/ST/PWD Candidates (PCM/PCB/M)

Rs. 1088/.

Additional Paper (Biology/Maths)

Rs. 300/.


Mode of Payment

Candidate can pay the fee online by debit card/credit card or net banking or via offline mode (SBI E-Challan).


PU CET 2020 Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam

PUCET 2020 Exam will be conducted in offline mode.

Time Duration

For each section, 70 minutes will be given. PWD candidates will get 20 minutes extra.

Medium Language

The paper will be available in English.

Type of Questions

The test paper will contain multiple-choice questions.

Marking Scheme

2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer

Negative Marking

For every wrong answer, 0.5 marks will be deducted.


PU CET 2020 Syllabus

The syllabi of Entrance Test is as per the CBSE Syllabus for 10+1 and 10+2 for the session 2018-20


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Examination Centres


Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Muktsar Rural, Hoshiarpur


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