PU CET UG 2018 is a university level entrance exam. Panjab University Common Entrance Test 2018 for Under Graduate programs will be held on April 29, 2018. It is for admission to various undergraduate courses such as Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS), B.Pharmacy and B.Sc. (Hons.). The exam takes place annually. Interested students can check eligibility criteria here and if they are eligible then they can apply online as per schedule. Candidates can get complete details and latest news of the exam from this page.

Latest: Department-wise Allocation list of PU CET UG 2018 has been declared. Candidates can check it from the “Result” section.

PU CET UG 2018

A large number of candidates appear for the entrance exam. It is for admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) (Choice Based Credit System) and B. Pharmacy at P.U. Campus, Chandigarh.

Important Event Date
Availability of prospectus and at the same time start of form filling 12 Mar 2018
Last date for submission of information on the website to generate the Bank Challan 06 Apr 2018
Last date for deposit of fee in any branch of State Bank of India using website generated Challan 09 Apr 2018
Last date for uploading of photograph, signature with rest of the information on the website 12 Apr 2018
Download admit card 24 Apr 2018
Date of entrance exam 29 Apr 2018
Answer key release 01 May 2018
Last day of submission of objections to the Answer Key 03 May 2018
Uploading of the response to the Objections and inviting Cross-objections (through e-mail only) 08 May 2018
Last day of submission of Cross-objections to the Answer Key 10 May 2018
Result announcement 14 May 2018
Release of online admission form 16 May 2018
Last date to submit admission form 30 May 2018
Last date of submission of hard copy of Online Admission Form & copies of certificates 11 Jun 2018
Display of Tentative Merit List 26 Jun 2018
Inviting Objections regarding merit firmed up on the basis of already filled up information by the candidate 27 to 29 Jun 2018
Online filling of preferences for B.Pharma and B.Sc. (Hons.) Courses 27Jun to 01 Jul 2018
Display of Provisional Merit List on Website &
Release of Seat Allocation List (1st Online counselling)
06 Jul 2018
Dates of reporting in the respective departments by the candidate on the basis of Seat Allocation List (1st Online counselling)* 09, 10 & 11 Jul 2018
Reporting of the vacant seats to the Admission Coordinator by the respective departments 12 Jul 2018
Start of Teaching Classes 13 Jul 2018
Seat allocation list after first counselling 13 Jul 2018
Seat allocation list after second counselling 16, 17 & 18 Jul 2018
Reporting of the vacant seats to the Admission Coordinator by the respective departments 19 Jul 2018
Release of seat allocation List 3rd Online counselling 20 Jul 2018
Dates of reporting in the respective departments  23, 24 & 25 Jul 2018
Reporting of the vacant seats to the Admission Coordinator  01-02 Aug 2018
Dates for Physical counselling:
General category
Reserved Category (including additional seats)
Conversion of Reserved Categories seats to General Category
16 Aug 2018
17 Aug 2018
18 Aug 2018

There will be multiple courses on offer through PU CET UG including B.Pharm, B.Sc Botany, Zoology, Anthropology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biophysics, Mathematics.

PU CET UG 2018 Application Form

Candidates who wish to appear for the PU CET 2018 UG examination need to fill the PU CET 2018 application form. Go through the information brochure before applying for the exam.

  • The PU CET 2018 application form will be available in the online mode.
  • Panjab University will release application form on the official website.
  • In this process, fill personal and educational details in the form.
  • You will also have to pay application fees.
  • In addition, you will upload scanned copy of photo and signature.

Application fee

  • General Category (PCB / PCM / M) Rs. 2100/-
  • SC/ST/PwD Category (PCB / PCM / M) Rs. 1050/-
  • Additional Paper (Biology / Math) Rs. 300/

PU CET UG 2018 Eligibility Criteria

It is important to fulfil the course specific eligibility criteria in order to be eligible. Eligibility criteria dictate educational qualification mainly. Depending upon which course you seek admission in, check eligibility. Following was the eligibility of CET UG last year. Note the subjects you should have studied in class 12, and also the marks you should have obtained.


PU CET UG 2018 Syllabus

The syllabi of Entrance Test is as per the CBSE Syllabi for 10+1 and 10+2. The question paper will comprise of questions from subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics. Candidates can prepare well as per official syllabus to score better.

PU CET UG 2018 Exam Pattern

The PU CET UG exam will be conducted in the offline pen and paper-based mode. Candidates will be awarded 2 marks for every correct response and ¼ marks will be deducted for every incorrect response. The exam duration will be 70 minutes for each paper. The exam will be conducted only in English medium.

Subject Number of Questions Marks allotted to each Question Total Marks Duration
Paper-I Mathematics  60  2 120 70 minutes
Paper-II Chemistry 60   2 120 70 minutes
Paper-III Physics 60 2 120 70 minutes
Paper-IV Biology 60 2 120 70 minute


Seat Matrix and Subjects

The following table comprises of course-wise listing of the tentative seats.

Course Seat Intake CET Subjects
Open NRI
B.Pharm 46 06 PCB or PCM
Botany 20 03 PCB
Zoology 25 04
Anthropology 30 04 PCB or PCM
Chemistry 58 08
Geology 30 04
Physics 40 06
Physics (Spe in Electronics) 20 03
Biochemistry 30 04
Microbiology 30 04
Biotechnology 15 02
Biophysics 25 04
Mathematics 40 06 Maths

For more information about PU CET UG 2018 candidates can check brochure –Download Prospectus



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