Punjabi University Patiala

Punjabi University Patiala Ranking

country rank: 193
world rank: 6323

University Overview

Punjabi University Patiala was founded in 1962 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the suburbs of Patiala (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 people), Punjab. Punjabi University Patiala (PUP) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. Punjabi University Patiala (PUP) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 58-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate for this Indian higher education school is between 70 and 80 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. PUP also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Punjabi University Patiala Ranking

University Identity

Name Punjabi University Patiala
Acronym PUP
Founded 1962
Motto Education Empowers

University Location

Address Rajpura Road Patiala 147 002 Punjab India
Tel +91 (175) 304 6310
Fax +91 (175) 282 882

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Central Admission Cell, Punjabi University, Patiala Patiala 147002

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

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