The University of Punjab originally traces its origin in 1882 in Lahore. After partition, the university was divided into two separate institutions, one in each country, India, and Pakistan. The Indian part of the university was relocated in 1947 to Chandigarh and was renamed Punjab University.

Join India’s leading and best result-driven PU CET online or offline coaching classes at very affordable coaching fees.

PU CET Highlights-

Topic Details
Conducting Body Panjab University, Chandigarh
Name of Exam PU-CET
Mode of Exam Offline
Frequency of Exam Once a year
Exam Level University Level
Mode of Application Online
Application fee  ✔ Unreserved category – INR 2,175/-
✔ Reserved category – INR 1,088/-
Exam Pattern 100 questions
Syllabus Verbal/Reasoning Ability, Data Interpretation, Quantitative Aptitude, General Knowledge
Medium of Exam English
Official Website

About PU CET UG & PG-

The university conducts an entrance exam to select candidates for admission into UG, PG, and integrated courses every year. PU CET is basically the Punjab University Common Entrance Test that offers candidates admission into undergraduate and Postgraduate programs.

It is a university-level exam that is conducted once a year in offline mode. However, cracking the exam is a difficult task, so it is recommended to undertake PU CET Coaching in Delhi (Munirka) before appearing for the exam.

The candidates who want to get a seat in the Punjab University need to have sufficient eligibility criteria and crack the entrance. The examination is based on four subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, and a duration of 70 minutes is allotted for each of the subjects.

PCB and PCM are the two combinations of subjects, and a candidate either one in order to appear for the entrance. The experts of the Coaching Classes for PU CET can better guide a student about choosing the combination based on his vital subjects.

PU OCET Eligibility Criteria-

☑ Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed the 10+2 level from CBSC, Delhi, or any other recognized board.

☑ Qualifying Subjects: Applying candidates must have passed the 12th level with Physics, English, Chemistry subjects, and any Mathematics/ Biology/Biotechnology subject.

☑ Age Limit: For BHMS, the candidate should complete the 17 years as of 31st December at the time of admission.

☑ Minimum Marks: Candidate must secure a minimum of 50% (45% marks for SC/ST/OBC/PWD) in the 12th level.

Why choose us?

Punjab University is an NAAC-recognized A-grade university, but it also helps a student excel in his desired subject. The university possesses the best placement records, with an average of 87% placement each year. Apart from that, the university is self-sufficient in terms of infrastructure facilities like a Bank, Post Office, Shopping Mall, Health Centre, and other well-maintained places.

Punjab University is highly known for the kind of exposure that it provides to its students. A student can be able to get exposure and opportunity in the subjects of international interest. Apart from education, the university also places a special focus on building skills and teamwork so that students can work for the welfare of society.

Scope of PU CET-

The PU CET counseling is done to select candidates who can take part in the UG and PG courses of the university. After UG, a student can opt for higher studies in any respective subject or can also opt to work as a government employee or in a private company. The Punjab University offers campus selection every year for those students who are willing to work after completing the course.

PU OCET Exam Pattern-

❖ 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
❖ Negative Marking: 0.25 mark
❖ The test questions will be organized in various subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Biotechnology and Computer Science
❖ The medium of the question paper will be the English language
Mode of Exam: The PUCET Exam will be conducted in offline mode.

Subjects No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
Maths 60 120  

70 minutes

Physics 60 120
Chemistry 60 120
Biology 60 120

PU CET Exam Dates-

Event Important Dates
Registration start 15 April 2022
Last Date  of Registration 31 May 2022
Availability of  Admit Card To be notified
Exam Date 23 July 2022 –  25 July 2022
Result To be notified
Counseling To be notified


    Up Coming Batches

    • 16 October 2023
    • 02 November 2023
    • 21 November 2023
    • 11 December 2023
    • 02 January 2024
    • 22 January 2024


    • Experienced Faculty Members
    • Multiple Batch Options
    • Quality Study Material
    • latest pattern of Competition
    • Extra hours for Doubt Sessions.
    • Classes 5 Days & Test 1 Day in a week
    Law Exams