About Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, PEC Chandigarh
Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, PEC Chandigarh was originally established as Mugalpura Engineering College at Lahore (now in Pakistan) on November 9, 1921. PEC is affiliated to Punjab University and it has become Deemed University in 2003. The college campus extends over an area of 146 acres of the land. The Institute offers 8 Undergraduate B.Tech programmes and 14 Postgraduate M. Tech. Programmes in various disciplines of engineering and technology. Also, after becoming University the Institute started their Ph.D. programme. The Institute collaborates very closely with research organizations, industries, alumni, and other academic Institutions, both in India and abroad.
Affiliations and Rankings:
- PEC has become Deemed University.
- PEC was ranked 73 among the engineering colleges by NIRF.
- The college has a recognition from AICTE.
Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, PEC Chandigarh Admissions
The Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, PEC Chandigarh Admissions are for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctorate Programmes.
Admission to Undergraduate programme
- The candidates should have passed in 10+2 examination from any recognized Board.
- Entrance exam to get an admission to UG programme is through JEE (Mains).
Postgraduate Programme Admission
- The candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized University.
- Entrance exam to get an admission to PG programme is through GATE.
Ph.D. Programme Admission
- Admission to the Ph.D. programme is made on the basis of interview or written test (GATE/ NET syllabus).
- The candidates who have GATE/ NET qualified will be eligible for admission through interview only.
- Non-GATE/ Non-NET candidates will be admitted through an interview and written test.
PEC Chandigarh Infrastructure Facilities
- The central library provides services to about 3000 users.
- It has a digital library which has a well-developed computer and network infrastructure.
- A book bank facility is available to the needy students for a whole semester.
- It provides an access to all the users and over the campus-wide LAN for both students and staff.
- It also has centralized air-conditioned halls.
- A computer center is a place for campus-wide networking and internet connectivity.
- It also provides computational facilities to all users in the Institution.
- The college has several playgrounds and well maintained athletic track to encourage the students to take part in different games such as Cricket, Hockey, Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Lawn Tennis, and Badminton.
- PEC has separate hostels for both boys and girls.
- Wi-Fi/ Internet facilities are provided in all the hostels.
- PEC hostels have a separate mess, dining hall, providing hygienic food.
- PEC provides medical facilities free of cost.
- Workshops impart practical education to the students like Automobile Shop, Carpentry Shop, Electrical Shop, Fitting Shop, Foundry Shop, Machine Shop, and Welding Shop.
PEC Chandigarh Placements
PEC has an excellent placement cell in which provides an all-around career solution to the students. The cell helps students to pursue their dream career in sectors like IT, Analytics, Consulting, Research and Development, Operations, etc. It also organizes workshops and seminars and soft skill program to improve the communication skills of the students.
PEC Chandigarh Contact Details
- Address: Punjab Engineering College (Deemed to be University), Sector 12, Chandigarh, India – 160012