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Punjab, Jalandhar University | 1997


The I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical Institution (IKGPTU), formerly known as the Punjab Technical University (PTU), is a state university in Jalandhar, India. It was created by an act of the State Legislature on January 16, 1997, to promote technical, management, and pharmaceutical education at the degree level and higher in the state of Punjab. As an educational and research institution, it is mandated to establish centres of excellence in new technologies to promote teaching and research and development in these areas.

The University has taken on the mission of training students to aid in the development of work force in this area throughout the country and in the state in particular. With this purpose in mind, the university is offering a variety of courses in several fields through conventional and distance education programmes. Currently, the university is connected with 121 AICTE and 65 UGC colleges. IKGPTU is in charge of instructing and awarding 30+ bachelor's degrees in Engineering & Technology, as well as 20+ in non-AICTE & UGC courses. The University has a total land size of 78.16 acres and has more than ten campuses across the state of Punjab.

Top Courses & Fees

  • BBA
    Duration: 3Y
  • BCA
    Duration: 3Y
  • BCom
    Duration: 3Y
  • M.Com
    Duration: 2Y
  • BA
    Duration: 3Y
  • MA
    Duration: 2Y
  • Diploma
    Duration: 3Y
  • PTU Distance College includes courses in Commerce, Management, Information Technology, and Journalism & Mass Communication.

    BA / MA (Journalism & Mass Comm.)  
    B.Sc. / M.Sc. (IT)  
    BBA / MBA  
    PG Diploma
    Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Control Electronics Product Design and Technology
    Pharmaceutical Marketing and Entrepreneurship Digital Marketing
    Pharmacovigilance & Clinical Trials Herbal Drugs
    Pharmaceutical Packaging Pharmaceutical Analysis
    Drug Regulatory Affairs Computer Application
    Diploma (Clinical Research)            
    Advance Diploma in (Clinical Research)  


    Apart from these above-mentioned courses, PTU also offers the UG/PG, M.Phil. and doctoral courses given below:

    Mechanical Engineering Electrical Engineering (General/Lateral)
    Civil Engineering (General/Lateral) Electronics & Communication Engineering (General/Lateral)
    Computer Science and Engineering (General/Lateral) Instrumentation & Control Engineering
    Construction Engineering And Management Computer Engineering
    Tool Engineering Aerospace Engineering
    Robotics and Automation Electrical Engineering
    Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering Software Engineering
    |Electrical And Electronics Engineering Electronics & Computer Engineering
    Petroleum Refining And Petrochemicals Engineering Electrical Engineering and Industrial Control
    Marine Engineering Food Technology
    Electronics Engineering Aeronautical Engineering
    Industrial Engineering Information Technology
    Production Engineering Textile Engineering
    3D Animation Engineering Chemical Engineering
    Automobile Engineering Electronics And Instrumentation Engineering
    Power System & Control Computer Science and Engineering
    Power Electronics Manufacturing Engineering
    Environmental Science And Engineering Civil Engineering
    Electronics Product Design & Technology Electrical Engineering
    Nano Science And Technology Information Technology
    Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering Electronics And Communication Engineering
    Thermal Engineering Cad/ Cam
    Embedded Systems Food Technology
    Industrial Engineering Mechanical Engineering
    Production Engineering Structural Engineering
    Vlsi Design Biotechnology
    Marketing Human Resource Management
    Operation Management Finance
    Information Technology  
    Mathematics Food Science and Technology
    Chemistry  Physics
    Punjabi  English
    Journalism Mass Communication
    Mechanical Sciences Computer Science and Engineering
    Mathematical Sciences Electronics & Communication Engineering
    Physical Science / Chemical Science Journalism and Mass Communication
    Architecture Mechanical Engineering
    Management Studies Electrical Engineering
    Punjabi / English Civil Engineering
    B.Arch. / M.Arch.
    B.Sc. (Hons.) {Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics}
    BA / MA  (Journalism and Mass Communication)
    B.Sc. (IT)
    BCA / BBA
    Master of Planning


    Fee Structure of (IKGPTU): 

    Distance Education Courses Fees (Per Year)
    BBA / BCA ₹ 54,000
    MBA ₹ 18,000
    B.Com.  ₹ 14,000
    MA ₹ 18,400
    PG Diploma ₹ 17,400
    MCA ₹ 21,400
    B.Sc. (Lateral) ₹ 21,500
    M.Sc. /M.Com ₹ 16,000
    BA ₹ 17,000
    B.Sc. ₹ 16,400
    Regular Courses Fees
    BA ₹ 93,000
    B.Sc  ₹ 93,000
    B.Com ₹ 40,550
    BBA ₹ 69,000
    BMS ₹ 1,65,000
    B.Tech  ₹ 3,23,000
    B.Pharm ₹ 2,40,000
    BHMCT ₹ 2,40,000
    B.Arch ₹ 3,00,000
    MA ₹ 62,000
    M.Sc ₹ 62,000
    MCA ₹ 2,32,050
    MBA ₹ 1,56,100
    MMS ₹ 1,33,750
    M.Arch  ₹ 88,000
    M.Tech ₹ 78,000
    M.Pharm  ₹ 2,15,357
    Post Graduate Diploma ₹ 31,000
    Ph.D ₹ 36,000


Required documents:

Candidates have to attach the following documents along with the application form:

  • 12th DMC (for admission in undergraduate courses)
  • Diploma DMCs (for Admission in Lateral Entry Courses)
  • DMCs/DDegree of Graduation (for Admission in Postgraduate Courses)
  • Residential Certificate (Domicile or another valid address proof)
  • Reserved Category Certificate (as applicable)
  • Passport-size Photograph
  • Migration Certificate of Qualifying Exam
  • Aadhaar Card (Mandatory for Beneficiary Students)
  • Income Certificate (if admitted under the Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme or Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme)
  • Sikh Religion Exam Score Card (in case of B.Tech. 1st Year, if applicable)
  • Entrance Exam Score Card (if applicable)
  • NATA Score Card (applicable for admission in the B.Architecture Course)
  • Centralized Online Counseling Registration Form. (If you got a seat through centralized online counseling.)
  • Allotment Letter (if you get a seat through centralized online counseling)


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Ques 1. What is the admission qualification for B.Sc. Agricultural programme?
10+2 in Science stream or in Agriculture stream is the eligibility criteria for admission to B.Sc. Agriculture. The eligibility condition for reserved categories changes, according to the reservation guidelines.


Ques 2. Is Punjab Technical University a government institution?
PTU is a State Government University founded by a Legislative Act of the Government of Punjab. The UGC has acknowledged IKG-PTU for its Distance Education Program. It is acknowledged under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act and provides programmes only in accordance with the UGC nomenclature.


Ques 3. Is an MBA from Punjab Technical University recognised?
Yes. PTU is an UGC-accredited institution. 


Ques 4. Does PTU provides scholarship?
IKGPTU provides a number of schemes for students, such as SC/ST welfare programmes, in which no fees are charged to SC/ST students, and it also successfully implements Punjab Government schemes. The institution also provides free programmes for needy and scholar students. It also provides a variety of scholarship programmes such as JRF and SRF Scholarships, GATE Scholarships, UGC/NET Schemes and Scholarships, research grants, and research and development projects, among others.


Ques 5. Is a PTU distance degree recognised in India?
UGC has recognized IKG-PTU for its Distance Education Program. PTU is recognised under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act and provides programs only in accordance with the UGC nomenclature.




  • In 2016, All India Ranking, Conducted by Ministry of HRD, PTU ranked third in the state, 54th among the top 100 universities and 33rd in research, in India in the NIRF ranking.
  • In 2013, The Indian Society for Technical Education has given PTU the award for “Best Technical University”.
  • In a student survey, it has received the rating of 8.9/10.
  • PTU excels in academics, faculty, infrastructure and placement.


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