Punjab University Combined Entrance Test [PU CET]

PU CET 2018

Exam Date : 4th June 2018 To 4th June 2018
Result Date : 9th June 2018

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Application Form, Dates, Syllabus and Pattern for PU CET 2018:

  • Punjab University Common Entrance Test (PU-CET) is a state level entrance exam conducted by Punjab University, Chandigarh to grant admissions to the various undergraduate programs acclaimed as PU CET UG and Master’s degree programs acclaimed as PU CET PG offered by the university.
  • The exam is compulsory for the students who are seeking admissions to B.Pharmacy (Credit Based Semester System) and B.Sc (Hons.) at PU Campus, and BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) at Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh.
  • The necessary details can be obtained from the Official Website of Punjab University for undergraduate courses.
  • The master’s degree courses include law, journalism, public health, disaster management, technology, engineering, arts, and computer science.
  • The entrance exam for 2018  will be taking place on May 22, 2018.
  • The online registration process will commence from April 18, 2018.  
  • In order to be in the eligibility criteria to for appearing in the exam, the candidates need to pass the 12th board examination from a recognized board.
  • The exam pattern for the science courses will involve three sections.
  • The questions will be from Physics/Chemistry/Biology or Mathematics based on the course chosen.
  • The result will be declared in the month of July 2018. The PUC ET merit list will be maintained based on the ranks scored by the students in the entrance exam.
  • Only the candidates who qualify will be allowed to proceed through with the counseling process.
  • A detailed list can be obtained from the Official Website of Punjab University for postgraduate courses.

PU CET exam details:

PU CET 2018 Exam Highlights

Exam Name

Punjab University Common Entrance Test

Commonly known as

PU CET Exam

Exam level

National Level

Conducting Authority

Panjab University Chandigarh

 


Courses under PU CET:

For your reference the courses offered for Under graduation is mentioned below:

  • B.Sc (Hons. School)
  • B.Pharma can be accessed from the website after the declaration of PUCET (UG & BHMS) entrance exam.

PU CET 2018 Important Dates

  • PU CET application form: The PU CET application form will be available from 13th March 2018 
  • PU CET Submission of application form: The PU CET application form should be submitted by the 15th May 2018 
  • PU CET Admit Card: The PU CET Admit card will be released in the 19th May 2018 
  • PU CET Fee payment: The PU CET fees should be paid by the last week of April.
  • PU CET Exam Date: The PU CET Exam will be held on 4th June 2018 
  • PU CET Result Date: The PU CET Result will be declared on 9th June 2018 

PU CET 2018 Eligibility

  • Eligibility criteria regarding Education: The candidate should have passed the 10+2 examination of the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi. The candidates should have studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English. The exam should be conducted by a recognised Board or University. Candidates who have passed in the 10+2 examinations of Mahila Gram Vidyapeeth, Allahabad are not eligible to appear for the test. Candidates who are appearing for the exam are also eligible.
  • Eligibility criteria regarding Nationality: The candidate should be an Indian citizen. Foreign citizens can apply via the NRI quota.
  • Eligibility criteria regarding SC category candidates: The SC category candidates should submit a certificate duly signed by the officers mentioned in the form.
  • Reservation system: 1st preference is given for the candidates who are suffering from Locomotor disabilities of lower limbs between 50-70% and the 2nd preference is given for the candidates who are suffering from Locomotor disabilities of lower limbs between 40-50%. Candidates who are blind, (including colour blind) deaf, and dumb are not eligible.
  • Eligibility criteria regarding qualifying marks: The candidates should have scored a minimum of 50-55% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Eligibility criteria regarding age limit: The candidate should be 17 years old as on December 31st in the year of enrolment.

PU CET 2018 Application Process

  • Procedure: The candidates have to open the official website of PU CET UG or PU CET PG as applicable. The candidate has to register on the website and login with the newly created login ID and password. The candidate has to download the SBI slip and pay the fee in any branch of SBI then the candidate has to upload his/her photograph, signature, and other required documents. The candidate has to verify all the details and submit the form.

PU CET 2018 Application Form Details

  • Application date: The application forms will be available on the official website from 13th March 2018 to 15th May 2018 
  • Application Procedure: The candidates have to submit the completely filled in forms. They should attach the passport size photograph and required documents. The candidates belonging to the SC/ST categories have to submit the required certificates. In the case of non-availability of certificates signed by officers mentioned in the form, the applications will be rejected. The candidates have to go through the information before submitting the application form. 
  • Registration Fees: The candidates belonging to the General category have to pay Rs. 1760 and the candidates belonging to the SC or ST categories have to pay Rs. 880.
  • Payment mode: The candidates can pay the examination fee online via a challan from an SBI Bank.

PU CET 2018 Admit Card

  • Admit Card: The admit card will be available on 19th May 2018 
  • Procedure: The candidates have to visit the official website and click on the "PU CET Admit Card" link. The candidates have to enter the login ID and password to access the admit card. The candidates should download the admit card and take a print out of the admit card.
  • The admit card will be available online on the PU CET UG and PG websites. It will not be sent by post.
  • The admit card is a mandatory document and the candidates have to keep it until the end of the admission process.

PU CET 2018 Exam Pattern

  • Subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Biotechnology and Computer Science.
  • Duration: The exam duration for every section will be 70 minutes.
  • Marking scheme: For every correct answer 2 marks will be awarded and 1/4 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
  • Negative marking: There will be negative marking. 1/4th mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
  • Medium: The exam will be in English.
  • Question paper pattern: The question paper will be set in OMR pattern.
  • Subject wise mark allocation: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Biotechnology and Computer Science will have 60 questions each.

PU CET 2018 Syllabus

  • The main topics are as follows: -
  • Mathematics: The topics are Sets and Functions, Algebra, Co-ordinate Geometry, Calculus, etc.
  • Physics: The topics are Physical world and measurements, Kinematics, Laws of motion, Work, Energy and Power, etc.
  • Chemistry: The topics are Some Basic concepts of chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and periodicity of properties, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, etc.
  • Biology: The topics are Diversity in Living World, Structural Organization in animals and plants, Cell Structure and Function, Plant Physiology, etc.
  • Biotechnology: The topics are Introduction to Biotechnology, Bio molecules, Cell and Development, Genetics and Molecular Biology, etc.
  • Computer Science: The topics are Computer Fundamentals, Introduction to C++, Programming Methodology, Programming in C++, etc.
  • The syllabus for the PU CET UG course can be obtained from the official website. The syllabus for the PU CET PG course varies from one course to another.

PU CET 2018 Results

  • Result Date: The PU CET 2018 results will be declared in the second week of June 2018.
  • Procedure: The candidate should open the official website and click on the "Click here to check PU-CET (U.G. & BHMS)-2018 Entrance Test Result". Check the result. The PU CET merit list will be displayed.
  • Reservation: For the students of foreign origin only one seat is reserved. For the students from the States and Union Territories lacking facilities in this field and repatriates from Myanmar (Burma), Sri Lanka, etc only one seat is reserved. There are two seats reserved for the students from the rural area category and one seat is reserved for Border Area students. There are two seats reserved for a single girl child with no male siblings. One seat is reserved for the students suffering from Cancer/AIDS/Thalassemia and additional seats will be created for children of officers who have served during the Kargil War.
  • Merit list: Merit lists will be created for the following categories namely Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biotechnology, Physics, Chemistry and Computer Sciences and Mathematics only. The weight for the written exam is 75% while the weight for the 12th board exam is 25%.
  • Answer key: The exam paper and the answer key will be published online. The students can raise objections against the answer key by writing an official letter which must reach the office within 2 days after the answer key was published. The answer sheets can be given for evaluation but the candidates have to send a demand draft to the office within 10 days after the result was published.

PU CET 2018 Counselling

  • The counselling process will begin once the results are declared.
  • The address of the University is as below: -
  • Punjab University Common Entrance Test
    Chandigarh- 160014, Punjab, India (Punjab)
    Contacts: Punjab University.
  • The official website for the exam is http://www.puchd.ac.in/.

Discussion Forum View all 95 Questions

When will the PU CET UG and PG exams be held?

Asked By: Sona Haif,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The PU CET UG Exam will be held on the 4th of June 2017.

The PU CET PG Exam will be held on the 10th and 11th of July 2017.

The Results will be announced by the second week of June.

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Is it possible for me to apply to any other institutes with the scores of PU CET?

Asked By: Aaroh Arora,
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No, it's not.

PU CET is conducted solely for the purpose of taking admissions to Punjab University for different UG and PG courses.

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If I attempt the PU CET exam will I get an M.Sc Bioinformatics seat?

Asked By: Prateek Kabra,
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Yes, the candidate will get an M.Sc Bioinformatics seat provided the candidate qualifies in the exam.

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Can you give me a brief about the Punjab University?

Asked By: Amol Mishra,
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The Punjab University, Chandigarh was established in 1882. The university has been accredited with a CGPA of 3.35 on a four point scale at A Grade valid for a period of 5 years from 25/06/2015. The university has 75 teaching and research departments and 15 centres for teaching and research at the main campus located at Chandigarh. It has 190 affiliated colleges spread over the eight districts of Punjab state and union-territory of Chandigarh, with Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur cities in Punjab state.

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QPU CET 2017 Exam details

what is the exam detail of PU CET 2017?

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Exam Name

Punjab University Common Entrance Test

Commonly known as

PU CET Exam

Exam level

National Level

Conducting Authority

Panjab University Chandigarh

Exam Category

Medical Entrance Exam

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QPU CET 2017

Courses offered under PU CET 2017?

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  • L.L.M
  • MCA
  • M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Masters in Public Health
  • M.A. (English)
  • M.A. (Geography)
  • Masters in Disaster Management
  • Masters in Remote Sensing & GIS
  • Master of Social Work Centre for Social Work U.I.E.A.S.S
  • M. Tech. (Nanoscience and Nanotechnology)
  • M.E. (Chemical)
  • M.E. (Food Technology)
  • M.E. (Chemical with specialization in Environmental Engg.)
  • M.Tech. (Polymer) 15+5 (Part-time)
  • M.Sc. (Industrial Chemistry)
  • ME Electrical Engg. (Instrumentation & Control)
  • M.E. (Electronics & Communication Engineering)
  • ME Computer Science & Engg
  • Engineering (Construction Technology & Management)
  • ME Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Technology)
  • M.E. Electrical Engg. ( Power System)
  • M.Tech. Material Science & Technology
  • M.E. Biotechnology
  • Master of Arts (Business Economics) (M.A.B.E.)
  • Master of Entrepreneurship and Family Business
  • M. Com. (Hons.)
  • M.Com (Business Innovation)
  • MBA (Commerce & Information Technology) MBACIT
  • Master of Business Administration for Executives (MBAfEX)
  • Master of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • M.Sc(HONS) Biochemistry
  • M.Sc(HONS) Biophysics
  • M.Sc(HONS) Computer Science
  • M.Sc(HONS) Mathematics
  • M.Sc(HONS) Physics & Electronics
  • M.Sc Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc Environment Science
  • M.Sc Human Genomics
  • M.Sc Nuclear Medicine Centre for Nuclear Medicine
  • M.Sc System Biology and Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc Microbial Biotechnology
  • M.Sc Medical Physics
  • M.Sc Biotechnology
  • M.Sc Botany
  • M.Sc Chemistry
  • M.Sc Physics
  • M.Sc Zoology

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QPU CET 2017

when are the results to be declared of PU CET 2017?

Asked By: Kailash Jha,
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The result will be declared in the month of July 2017.

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QPU CET 2017

when is the online registration of PU CET 2017?

Asked By: Manoj Singh,
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The online registration process will commence from April 18, 2017.

In order to be in the eligibility criteria to for appearing in the exam, the candidates need to pass the 12th board examination from a recognized board.

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QPU CET 2017

when is the exam to be conducted of PU CET 2017?

Asked By: Surendar Singh,
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The entrance exam for 2017 will be taking place on May 22, 2017.  

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When does the entrance exam take place Punjab University Combined Entrance Test [PU CET]

Asked By: Akira Shaik,
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The entrance exam for 2017 will be taking place on May 22, 2017.  

 The online registration process will commence from April 18, 2017.  

 In order to be in the eligibility criteria to for appearing in the exam, the candidates need to pass the 12th

 

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a brief detail or information about Punjab University Combined Entrance Test [PU CET]

Asked By: Zubair Mohammad,
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Punjab University Common Entrance Test (PU-CET) is a state level entrance exam conducted by Punjab University, Chandigarh to grant admissions to the various undergraduate programs acclaimed as PU-CET-UG and Master’s degree programs acclaimed as PU-CET-PG offered by the university.

The exam is compulsory for the students who are seeking admissions to B.Pharmacy (Credit Based Semester System) and B.Sc (Hons.) at PU Campus, and BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) at Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh.

The necessary details can be obtained from the official website of Punjab University for undergraduate courses. The master’s degree courses include law, journalism, public health, disaster management, technology, engineering, arts, and computer science

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QExam Dates and Month

When is the PU CET 2017 exams held?

Asked By: Abhilash Yadhav,
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The official exam date for PU CET 2017 from here:

Events Dates
Application form starts Third week of March 2017
Application form end Second or Third week of May 2017
Admit card release Third week of May 2017
Punjab CET UG Exam date 4th June 2017
Punjab CET PG Exam date 10th & 11th June 2017
Result announcement Second week of June 2017
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What are the post graduate courses offered by the University?

Asked By: Shamita Gupta,
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The Post Graduate courses offered by the University are as follows: 

  • MCA
  • M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Masters in Public Health
  • M.A. (English)
  • M.A. (Geography)
  • Masters in Disaster Management
  • Masters in Remote Sensing & GIS
  • Master of Social Work Centre for Social Work U.I.E.A.S.S
  • M. Tech. (Nanoscience and Nanotechnology)
  • M.E. (Chemical)
  • M.E. (Food Technology)
  • M.E. (Chemical with specialisation in Environmental Engg.)
  • M.Tech. (Polymer) 15+5 (Part-time)
  • M.Sc. (Industrial Chemistry)
  • ME Electrical Engg. (Instrumentation & Control)
  • M.E. (Electronics & Communication Engineering)
  • ME Computer Science & Engg
  • Engineering (Construction Technology & Management)
  • ME Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Technology)
  • M.E. Electrical Engg. ( Power System)
  • M.Tech. Material Science & Technology
  • M.E. Biotechnology
  • Master of Arts (Business Economics) (M.A.B.E.)
  • Master of Entrepreneurship and Family Business
  • M. Com. (Hons.)
  • M.Com (Business Innovation)
  • MBA (Commerce & Information Technology) MBACIT
  • Master of Business Administration for Executives (MBAfEX)
  • Master of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • M.Sc(HONS) Biochemistry
  • M.Sc(HONS) Biophysics
  • M.Sc(HONS) Computer Science
  • M.Sc(HONS) Mathematics
  • M.Sc(HONS) Physics & Electronics
  • M.Sc Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc Environment Science
  • M.Sc Human Genomics
  • M.Sc Nuclear Medicine Centre for Nuclear Medicine
  • M.Sc System Biology and Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc Microbial Biotechnology
  • M.Sc Medical Physics
  • M.Sc Biotechnology
  • M.Sc Botany
  • M.Sc Chemistry
  • M.Sc Physics
  • M.Sc Zoology
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QPU CET 2017 purpose

What is the purpose of the PU CET 2017 exam?

Asked By: Anamika Ghosh,
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The PU CET exam is conducted by Punjab University, Chandigarh to grant admissions to the various under-graduate programs acclaimed as PU-CET-UG and Master’s degree programs acclaimed as PU-CET-PG offered by the university. The exam provides admissions for the students who are seeking admissions to B.Pharmacy (Credit Based Semester System) and B.Sc (Hons.) at PU Campus, and BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) at Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh.

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QPU CET 2017 exam level

Is the PU CET exam a National level exam?

Asked By: Pramila Koshy,
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The PU CET 2017 exam is a state level entrance exam.

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QPU CET 2017 for BHMS

Is it Compulsory for a Candidate to take PU CET 2017 to apply for BHMS?

Asked By: Pankaj Kutemate,
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The PU CET 2017 exam is compulsory for the students who are seeking admissions to BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) at Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh.

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May I know how many courses are included in Master degree of PU CET 2017?

Asked By: Maahi Taal,
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The master’s degree courses in PU CET 2017 include law, journalism, public health, disaster management, technology, engineering, arts, and computer science.

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I want to take BHMS. Is it necessary for me to take PU CET 2017?

Asked By: Eesha Gupta,
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Yes, you necessarily have to take PU CET 2017.

The exam is compulsory for the students who are seeking admissions to BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) at Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh.

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May I know what courses I can opt in ME under PG CET 2017?

Asked By: Swara Sai,
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The courses offered in ME for post- graduation is mentioned below:

  • M.E. (Chemical)
  • M.E. (Food Technology)
  • M.E. (Chemical with specialization in Environmental Engg.)
  • ME Electrical Engg. (Instrumentation & Control)
  • M.E. (Electronics & Communication Engineering)
  • ME Computer Science & Engg
  • ME Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing Technology)
  • M.E. Electrical Engg. ( Power System)
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I am a PU CET applicant. Can I get a list of courses and detailed information on courses offered by PU CET 2017?

Asked By: Priya Sharma,
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The PU CET grands admissions to various Under-Graduate programs and Master’s degree programs.

A detailed list and information about courses can be obtained from the Official Website of Punjab University.

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