Chandigarh University Admission 2017

A leading private university, Chandigarh University (CU) was established in the year 2012 by the Punjab State Legislature. The university that is located in Mohali, Punjab is involved in world-class research. The university is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) with the right to confer degrees as per Section 22 (1) of the UGC Act, 1956. In addition, the university is recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

CU offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programmes in the fields of Engineering, Management, Architecture, Commerce, Legal Studies, Architectural Sciences, Media Studies, Education, Pharma Sciences, Humanities, Tourism & Hospitality, Biotechnology, Animation, Film Production, etc. Some of the programmes offered by CU are B.E, M.E, MBA, BBA, BCA, B.Sc., B.Pharm., B.Arch, B.Com, MCA, M.Com, M.Sc., Ph.D., etc. To be eligible for admission to the programmes offered by the university, the candidates must have scored minimum marks in the qualifying examinations. Admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered by CU are done based on the merit in the qualifying examination. For admission to Bachelor of Engineering programmes, the university considers JEE Main score as the admission criteria and for admission to M.E. and Ph.D. programmes, the university conducts its own admission tests and interview. The interested and eligible applicants can submit the CU Application Form either online or offline.

Chandigarh University Admission Schedule:

S.No.

Event

Start Date

End Date

1

Availability & Submission of Application Forms for M.E.

March 16, 2017

July 20, 2017

2

Entrance Test for M.E.

July 24, 2017

-

3

Interview for M.E.

August 01, 2017

August 03, 2017

4

Availability & Submission of Application Forms for Ph.D.

October 05, 2017

December 12, 2017

5

Entrance Test for Ph.D.

December 18, 2017

-

 

Chandigarh University UG Admission

CU offers admission to undergraduate programmes in the fields of Engineering, Architecture & Design, Business Management, Hotel Management & Tourism, Animation & Multimedia, Bio & Pharma Science, Computer Applications, Teachers Training & Research, Legal Studies, Journalism & Mass Communication, Agri Business, etc. Some of the undergraduate programmes offered by the university are B.E, BBA, BCA, B.Sc., B.Pharm., B.Arch and B.Com. To be eligible for admission to undergraduate programmes offered by Chandigarh University, the applicants must have score minimum marks in the qualifying examination. The application forms for admission to CU can be submitted online as well as offline.

Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Programmes:

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING (UIE)

Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.)

S.No.

Specialisation

Eligibility Criteria

1

Aerospace Engineering

Must have passed 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects: Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science/ Biology with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST category candidates)

2

Automobile Engineering

3

Chemical Engineering

4

Civil Engineering

5

Computer Science Engineering

6

CSE Internet of Things

7

CSE Mobile Computing

8

CSE Open Source and Open Standard

9

Electrical Engineering

10

Electronics and Communication Engineering

11

Petroleum Engineering

12

Information Technology

13

Mechanical Engineering

14

Mechatronics Engineering

15

Bachelor of Design Product and Industrial

Candidate must have passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST category candidates)

 

UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (USB)

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Candidate must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized board/ university/ council

2

BBA – Advertising and Marketing

3

BBA – Banking and Finance

4

BBA – Insurance and Risk Management

5

BBA – Tourism and Event Management

 

COMPUTING

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

Candidate must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized board/university/ council

2

B.Sc. Computer Science

 

EDUCATION

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

BA + B.Ed. (Integrated)

Applicant must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination with at least 50% marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in any stream conducted by a recognized university/ board/ council in the aggregate

2

B.Sc. + B.Ed. (Integrated)

Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects, along with one of the following subjects: Mathematics/ Computer Science/ Biology conducted by a recognized board or its equivalent examination

3

B.P.Ed.

Candidate must have obtained recognized bachelor’s degree in Physical Education or its equivalent with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) and having participation in the Inter College/ Inter Zonal/ District in sports and games as recognized by the AIU/ IOA/ Government of India or its equivalent

 

OR

 

Recognized bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) and participated in National/ Inter University/ State Competitions or secured 1st 2nd or 3rd position in inter college/ Inter-Zonal/ District/ School Competition in sports and games as recognized by the AIU/ IOA/ Govt. of India

 

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF FILMS AND VISUAL ARTS (UIFV)

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

B.Sc. in Animation, VFX and Gaming

Candidate must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized board/ university/ council

2

B.Sc. in Film Studies

3

Bachelor of Fine Arts

4

Bachelor of Fashion & Design

 

TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

B.Sc. Hotel & Hospitality Management

10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized Board/ University/ Council

2

B.Sc. Airlines & Airport Management

3

B.Sc. Travel & Tourism Management

 

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF PHARMA SCIENCE (UIPS)

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subject, along with one of the following subjects: Biology/ Mathematics

2

Bachelor of Optometry

3

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharma)

Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subject, along with one of the following subjects: Biology/ Bio-Technology/ Mathematics

4

Bachelor of Pharmacy – Lateral Entry

Diploma in Pharmacy form an institute affiliated to any university or any state Board of Technical Education provided that the diploma or the institute is duly approved by the PCI/ AICTE

5

B.Sc. Medical Lab Technology – (MLT)

Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subject, along with one of the following subjects: Computer Science/ Biology/ Bio-Technology/ Mathematics conducted by a  recognized board or its equivalent examination

6

B.Sc. Medical Lab Technology – (MLT) Lateral Entry

Diploma in Pharmacy

OR

Diploma in MLT from Recognized Institute/ University

OR

Diploma in Applied Health Programs i.e. blood banking, medical microbiology

 

BIOTECHNOLOGY

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

B.Sc. in Biotechnology (BT)

10+2 with Physics & Chemistry as compulsory subjects and either Mathematics or Biology conducted by a recognized board/ university/ council or its equivalent

 

ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN AND PLANNING

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelors of Architecture (B.Arch.)

10+2 with at least 50% marks aggregate (45% marks in case of SC/ST category candidates) with Mathematics and English as subjects of examination or 3 years recognized Diploma or equivalent subject to an aptitude NATA test

 

COMMERCE

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelors of Commerce

10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized board/ university/ council

 

LEGAL STUDIES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelors of Arts + Bachelor of Law (B.A.LL.B) – Integrated

Candidate must have passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST) or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized board/ university/ council in the aggregate

2

Bachelor of Law (LL.B)

3

Bachelor of Commerce + Bachelor of Law (B.Com. LL.B) - Integrated

4

Bachelor of Business Administration + Bachelor of Law (B.B.A. LL.B) - Integrated

 

AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

B.Sc. (Agriculture) + MBA - Integrated

Candidate must have passed 10+2 with Science (English, Physics, Chemistry, Maths/ Biology) OR 10+2 Agriculture

2

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture

 

JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelors of Arts (Journalism + Mass Communication)

Candidate must have passed 10+2 with at least 50% marks in aggregate (in case of SC/ST category 45%) or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized Board/ University/ Council in the aggregate or 45% marks in 10+2 in any stream with at least 55% marks in English as the subject

 

LANGUAGE LITERATURE AND CULTURE

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelors of Arts (B.A)

10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized board/ university/ council

 

BASIC SCIENCES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Bachelors of Science (B.Sc.) – Non Medical

10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects, along with one of the following subjects: Mathematics/ Bio-Technology/ Computer Science/ Biology conducted by a recognized board or its equivalent examination

2

Bachelors of Science (B.Sc.) –Medical

10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects, along with one of the following subjects: Bio-Technology/ Biology conducted by a recognized board or its equivalent examination

 

IBM CU Collaboration Programs

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

BE – Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Big Data and Analytics

10+2 Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects: Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science/ Biology with at least 60% marks in the aggregate

2

BE – Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Cloud Computing

The candidate must have passed 10+2 examination having Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following: Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science/ Biology with at least 60% marks in the aggregate

3

BE – Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Information Security

10+2 Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects: Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science/ Biology with at least 60% marks in the aggregate

 

Chandigarh University PG Admission

Chandigarh University offers admission to postgraduate programmes in the fields of Hotel Management, Engineering, Bio & Pharma, Architecture & Design, Computer Applications, Business Management, Teachers Training and Research, Journalism & Mass Communication and Agri Business. To be eligible for admission to postgraduate programmes offered by the university, the aspirants must have completed their Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline with minimum qualifying marks. Admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered by CU are done based on the merit in the qualifying examination. CU considers JEE Main score as the admission criteria for admission to Bachelor of Engineering programmes and for admission to M.E. and Ph.D. programmes, the university conducts its own admission tests and interview. The application forms for Chandigarh University admissions can be submitted online on the official website of the university as well as offline in the university campus.

Eligibility Criteria for Postgraduate Programmes:

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING

Master of Engineering (ME)

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Automobile Engineering

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in the qualifying examination

2

Civil Engineering

3

Computer Science Engineering

4

Computer Science Engineering Hons

Candidate must have obtained recognized bachelor’s degree with 60% marks in aggregate in Engineering/ Technology in concerned branch and candidate must have a valid GATE/ CU-PG Entrance Test score

5

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Candidate must have obtained bachelor’s degree in the relevant field or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in the qualifying examination

6

Electronics and Communication Engineering Hons

Recognized bachelor’s degree with 60% marks in aggregate in engineering/ technology in concerned branch and candidate must have a valid GATE/ CU-PG Entrance Test Score

7

Electrical Engineering

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in the qualifying examination

8

Electrical Engineering Hons

Candidates must have obtained recognized bachelor’s degree with 60% marks in aggregate in Engineering/ Technology in concerned branch and candidate must have a valid GATE/ CU-PG Entrance Test Score

9

Information Technology

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in the qualifying examination

10

Mechanical Engineering

11

Mechanical Engineering Hons

Recognized Bachelor’s degree with 60% marks in aggregate in Engineering/ Technology in concerned branch and candidate must have a valid GATE/ CU-PG Entrance Test Score

 

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

Recognized bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) in the qualifying examination

2

MBA in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Recognized bachelor’s degree in any discipline

3

MBA in Retail and Supply Chain Management

Recognized Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks in qualifying examination

 

COMPUTING

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

Recognized bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case SC/ST category) in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Business Mathematics/ Business Statistics/ Quantitative Techniques as compulsory/ optional/ additional paper as one of the subjects either at 10+2 or at graduation level

2

Masters of Computer Applications (Lateral Entry for B.Sc. IT/ BCA Graduates)

Recognized degree with at least 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST category) in BCA/ B.Sc.IT/ B.Sc. Computer Science from any recognized university

 

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF FILMS AND VISUAL ARTS (UIFV)

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

M.Sc. in Animation and Multimedia Technology

Recognized bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST category) or its equivalent in relevant field

 

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

MBA in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Recognized bachelor’s degree in any discipline

 

UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF PHARMA SCIENCES (UIPS)

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

M.Sc. in Forensic Science and Toxicology

Recognized bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science/ Pharmacy

2

M.Sc. in Forensic Science and Toxicology – Lateral Entry

Post Graduate Diploma in Forensic Science from any recognized institution/ university

 

OR

Candidate who had passed Post Graduate Diploma in Ballistics/ Digital Forensic/ Cyber Crime from recognized institution/ university

 

BIOTECHNOLOGY

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

M.Sc. in Biotechnology

Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science/ Agriculture/ Pharmacy/ Veterinary/ Engineering/ Medicine (MBBS)/ Medical Lab Technology/ Nursing

 

UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Master of Commerce

Recognized Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum 50% marks in aggregate in Commerce or its equivalent from recognized institution

 

LEGAL STUDIES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Master of Law (LL.M)

Recognized bachelor’s degree in law with at least 50% marks (45% marks in SC/ST category) in relevant field

 

JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Master of Arts (Journalism + Mass Communication)

Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST category) or its equivalent

 

LANGUAGE LITERATURE AND CULTURE

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Master of Arts - English

Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST category) in Arts/ Science with English as compulsory subject

2

Master of Arts - Psychology

Recognized bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST category)

 

BASIC SCIENCES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

Master of Science – Mathematical Computing

Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST) in Arts/ Science with Physics as compulsory subject

2

Master of Science – Chemistry

Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST category) in Science with Physics as compulsory subject

3

Master of Science – Physics

4

Master of Science – Mathematics

Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST category) in Arts/ Science with Mathematics as compulsory subject

 

IBM CU COLLABORATION PROGRAMMES

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

ME – Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Big Data and Analytics

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field or its equivalent with the minimum 60% in 10, 12 and graduation level

2

ME – Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Cloud Computing

3

ME – Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Information Security

 

ICICI SPECIALIZED PROGRAMME

S.No.

Programme

Eligibility Criteria

1

MBA – Banking & Financial Engineering

Recognized bachelor degree preferably commerce background with at least 55% marks

 

Chandigarh University Application Process

Chandigarh University application forms for admission to undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes offered by the university can be submitted online as well as offline. The application form can be submitted online by visiting the official website of the university.

Online Mode:
- Visit the official website of the university and generate a User Id and Password
- Download the E-prospectus by paying Rs. 500 online and fill the application form for admission
- After successful submission and scanning of the application forms, selected students will be intimated on registered email id and mobile number

Offline Mode:
- Option 1 –

  • Download the admission form by visiting the official website of the university
  • Send the duly filled admission form along with a demand draft of Rs 1000 drawn in favour of “Chandigarh University” payable at Chandigarh at the following address: Admission Officer, Chandigarh University, SCO 223, First Floor, Sector 36 D, Chandigrah, 160036

 

- Option 2 –
Submit the admission form and receive prospectus on payment of Rs. 1000 from Chandigarh University Campus or any local Admission Office of the University

Chandigarh University Admission Process

Admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered by CU are done based on the merit in the relevant qualifying examination. For admission to Bachelor of Engineering programmes, the university considers JEE Main score as the admission criteria and for admission to M.E. and Ph.D. programmes, the university conducts its own admission tests and interview.

Available College Facilities

Chandigarh University offers many facilities but its main are Library, sports departments, hostels and cafe inside the campus. 

Hostel

Chandigarh University campus provides separate hostels for boys and girls with attached mess. All the basic facilities of the hostels is being provided to the students. 

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Laboratory

The University Campus provides Computer lab, Electrical lab, Electronics lab, Film lab, Mechanical lab, Petroleum testing lab, Aero modeling lab. 

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Sports

The University campus provides Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, Football, Tennis area. 

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Library

Chandigarh University has 9 libraries - one central library & eight libraries situated in different academic blocks with a rich collection of more than 80,000 books and 1,70,000 of e-books. 

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility