Punjabi University will release notification from eligible candidates to admission in various course like Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Certificate, Diploma courses etc for the academic year 2018-19. Candidates can check the complete information of Punjabi University Admission 2018 application process, eligibility and other information through this page below.

Punjabi University Admission 2018

Application form can be filled online from the official website www.pupadmissions.ac.in as per schedule. There are two different method for admission into different courses first is Entrance Test and second is Without Entrance Test at Patiala Campus and its Regional and Neighbourhood Campuses.

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Tentative date of opening admission portal 01 May 2018

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Eligibility Criteria

Generally a graduate in related discipline having 50% (SC/ST 45%) marks will be eligible for admission to the Post-graduate courses in the University/Regional Centres/Neighbourhood Campuses. To confirm see the details of particular department because there may be a difference.

For admission to the M.Sc. courses in various science faculties only those students will be eligible for admission who have studied science subjects for three years at graduate level.

However, specific pre-requisite for each course has been given with detailed information of respective departments.

Candidates belonging to the following categories shall be allowed relaxation of 5% in the aggregate percentage.

  • Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe
  • Physically handicapped, provided that they produce a medical certificate that they have at least 40% physical disability.

Weightage to the marks obtained in the concerned subject at the qualifying examination level will be given for admission to postgraduate courses in the respective departments as per rules laid by the university.

Candidates who have been awarded grades in the qualifying examination shall be required to produce conversion formula for converting the scored grades into percentage marks. In case conversion formula from the concerned organisation is not available a committee comprising of Dean, Academic Affairs, Dean of the Faculty and Head of the Department will decide the weightage.

Where a candidate wants to take the benefit of any additional subject in the total percentage of qualifying examination, the marks of any other subject may be substituted by the marks in the additional subject to the best advantage of the candidate.

Where the candidate has passed B.A. examination under M.I.L. Ordinance, if the candidate so desires, his percentage may be calculated by adding the marks obtained by him/her in Gyani/Prabhakar examination to the marks secured by him/her in B.A. examination and his merit be determined accordingly.

A candidate who has passed the qualifying examination and his/her result is still awaited, may apply subject to the condition that he/she will submit the result or proof of meeting the eligibility requirements at the time of interview. His/her candidature will be cancelled in case of nonsubmission of result and fulfilling eligibility norms by the required date.

To be eligible for admission to a course, a candidate must meet other specific requirements of admission, if any, laid down by the concerned Departments.

The candidate who has already passed M.A./ LL.B. course will not be eligible to join any other M.A. course at Punjabi University campus, Patiala. However, LL.B. pass students can take admission in M.A. Social Work.

A candidate who has already availed of hostel facility during any course completed earlier from this University, will not be allowed hostel accommodation, if he/she is granted admission in other discipline.

Eligibility for evening certificate/diploma courses: All the eligible candidates are entitled for admission. Prescribed fee will be charged from the students.

The admission committee of the department shall reserve the right to reject the candidature of any student seeking admission to the department keeping in view the antecedents and conduct of the student.

In the case of admission of such students against whom disciplinary action has been taken in the past, their application form for admission will be considered after review by the office of Dean Students Welfare and approval of the Vice Chancellor.

Eligibility for admission to courses is given under the serving department/centre/campus.

In case of admission to M.A. in Theatre and Television, Journalism and Mass Communication, Music and Dance 70% weightage will be given to marks of the qualifying examination and 30% to the relevant aptitude test in the respective subjects. Admission will be made on the basis of combined scores of 70 : 30 ratio. Graduation degree with 50% marks is the eligibility for admission in the courses also.

For admission in M.P.Ed. 1st year, all the candidates seeking admission have to pass the physical efficiency test. Weightage to academic and sports performance will be in ratio of 70:30.

Admission Criteria for M.P.Ed. 1st year

  • Physical efficiency test (Qualifying Score is 50%)
    • 50 Meters Dash
    • 600 Meters run/walk
    • Two hands/overhead shot throw (Boys 04 Kg. Girls 2.4 Kg.)
    • Shuttle Run
    • Standing broad jumps
  • Academic Merit – 70 Marks
    * Sports Achievement – 30 Marks
  • Participation in National Level Competition should be supported by other sports certificates

For admission to B.Lib. & Information Science, weightage to Diploma in Library Science and one year certificate course will be 1.5% and 1% respectively of the aggregate marks obtained in B.A./B.Sc./B.Com.

Admit Card

Punjabi University will release the Admit card for M.Com. (Hon’s) Five Year Integrated Course. Admit Card will be available online at the official website. Candidates can download their admit card by visiting the official website. Only those who fill the application form on time will be able to download their admit card.

Admission Process Without Entrance Test

Postgraduate, Undergraduate, Certificate Courses and Engineering Courses M. Tech. at Yadavindra College of Engineering, Talwandi Sabo, Lateral entry programmes and Integrated courses, etc.

The students are advised to follow following two steps:

  • Step 1: Submit the Application-cum-Admission Form On-line
  • Step 2: Appear for the interview as per schedule given on website.

B. Tech. Lateral Entry for Diploma Holders in 2nd year, Five year Engineering Management Integrated Programme (Part-I), Lateral Entry in Five year Engineering Management Integrated Programme (Part-II)

The students are advised to follow following two steps:

  • Step 1: Submit the Application-cum-Admission Form On-line
  • Step 2: Appear for the interview as per schedule given on website.

Admission Process Through Entrance Test

The students seeking admission to M.Ed./M.Tech./LL.M/M.Sc. Hon’s in Biotechnology and Microbial and Food Technology/MCA/MBA/M.Com. Hon’s (Five Year Integrated Programme)/M.Com & M.Com (Finance)/M.Sc. Hon’s in Botany (2 Years)/M.Phil. & Ph.D. courses are advised to follow following four steps.

  • Step 1: Submit the Application-cum-Entrance Test Form On-line
  • Step 2: Download the Admit Card
  • Step 3: Appear in the entrance test
  • Step 4: Successful candidates to appear for counseling/Interview.

Answer Key

Punjabi University will publish the Answer Keys for various Course, which can be checked by visiting the official website. Answer Key will be available online. Candidates can download the answer key by visiting the official website or direct link to download the answer key will also be published below. Answer Key will be provided in PDF format.

Official Website: www.punjabiuniversity.ac.in.

For more detail of Punjabi University Admission – Download 2017 Information Brochure.

Insofar, Only Admission Notice for academic year 2018-19 has been announced. Rest of information of Punjabi University Admission 2018 on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as Punjabi University releases Punjabi University Admission 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.

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