Panjab University

Established in 1882, Panjab University is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Chandigarh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, Panjab University (PU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution. Panjab University (PU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 138 years old Indian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Indian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. PU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

NamePanjab University
Nameपंजाब यूनिवर्सिटी
AcronymPU
Founded 1882
Motto Lead us unto the Light from Darkness
ColoursRed

University Location

Address Sector 14
Chandigarh
160 014 Chandigarh
India
Tel +91 (172) 541 945
Fax +91 (172) 541 022