Chandigarh July 11, 2019
This is for the information of the candidates in particular and public in
general that those candidates who had deposited their fee for PU – MBA (Executive)
Entrance Test- 2019 well in time but could not complete their forms online should
contact the Assistant Registrar, CET Cell, Aruna Ranjit Chandra Hall, Panjab
University, Chandigarh to complete their forms upto 17th July 2019 till 4:00 P.M.
The candidates should bring scanned photograph alongwith signature in Pen Drive
alongwith a fine of Rs. 500/-. No further communication in this regard will be
entertained thereafter.
Panjab University has changed the timings of the PU - MBA (Executive) Entrance
Test-2019. The timings are 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. instead of 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
The date of the entrance test is the same i.e. 21st July 2019.
Chandigarh July 11, 2019
Counseling for admission to M.Sc. Forensic Science & Criminology
The Counseling for admission to M.Sc. Forensic Science & Criminology 1st year for the
session 2019-2020 will be held on Tuesday July 23, 2019at 10.00 a.m. in the Institute
of Forensic Science & Criminology (1st Floor, BMS Building), Panjab University,
Chandigarh. All the applicants are advised to bring their downloaded admission form,
original certificates, mark sheets and other relevant documents for verification.
Chandigarh July 11, 2019
In an initiative to boost the research activities at PU, Prof. Raj Kumar, Vice
Chancellor, Panjab University, Chandigarh has provided the faculty with the latest
available computers for the infrastructure, development of Departments of Humanities,
Languages and Social Sciences. It was the need of the hour in order to upgrade the
facilities, he added.
Prof. Karamjeet Singh, Registrar, Panjab University, Chandigarh informed that
PU has procured 260 numbers of Desktop Computers at a total cost of Rs. 1.12 Crores.
Also, the purchase of 50 number of Laptops and 310 number of Laser Printers are in the
pipeline, he added.
Chandigarh July 11, 2019
Painting Competition
Department of Life Long Learning and Extension (DLLL&E), Panjab University,
Chandigarh in collaboration with Inner Wheel Club, Chandigarh Mid-Town organized the
Painting Competition for the Government School students of Class IX & X on the theme
of “Population Growth and Environment” at Government Senior Secondary School, Sector
15-D, Chandigarh to celebrate the World Population Day. While addressing the students
Mrs. Renu Gandhi, Programme Coordinator from DLLL&E said that rising population is not
only impacting the quality of life of individual and society at large but also on our
environment. The issues such as rise of slums poverty rapidly depleting habitable
area, green covers and draughts are the problems attributed to rising population, she
added. It is like we have locked ourselves in a room with a time-bomb i.e. ticking and
just waiting to go off and calls for finding a way to free ourselves from the
situation. There is a need to address the youth on the issues of population growth
and environment.
In the painting competition 40 students took participate and they suggested
different measures to control the population. These are awareness of birth control
methods, better education facilities, women empowerment and management of waste etc.
Every student has been given a token of appreciation for participation in the
competition. However, Rajni, Priya and Meghna get Ist, 2nd and 3rd Prizes
respectively. Seven students have been given consolation prizes on their best
painting and their presentations.
At the end of the day Madam Neeru Khattar from Inner Meal Club proposed a vote
of thanks to the school and department for organizing an event in the best possible
way with minimum recourses. She said that the global population is all said to breach the
8 billion mark and our share is the most. Therefore, there is a need to stop it and put
the society on a right track. The pledge was taken by the students to have a Small
Family Norms.
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Physical Efficiency Test for admission to B.P.Ed. and M.P.Ed Courses will be
held on 23.7.2019 at 7.30 AM at Panjab University Ground.
Further, the interviews/counselling for the qualified candidates of Physical
Efficiency Test will be held on the same day at 2.00 pm in the Department of Physical
Education, Arts Block-II, Panjab University, Chandigarh.


Chandigarh July 11, 2019
PU Admissions
On the close of online admissions to Panjab University, 34,369 number of
candidates have been registered for 5311 seats, informed Prof. Shankarji Jha, Dean of
University Instructions, Panjab University, Chandigarh during the meeting of Admission
Monitoring Committee, here today. He further added that 18,193 number of applicants
have submitted applications complete in all respects, which is 2332 extra through
online fees as compared to last year.
DUI also informed that last year the total registered candidates were 31454
and 16199 submitted applications in all respects.
It was also informed that the candidates who have applied online for
admissions in various courses for the current academic session under Reserved
Categories and their claim for Category/Weightage has been rejected on any account may
appear for reconsideration of their claim on 13th July 2019 from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm at
Law Auditorium, PU along with the original documents in support of their claim and its
self-attested photocopy.
The others present during the meeting included Prof. R.K. Singla, Dean
Research, Prof. Baijnath Prasad, Department of Hindi, Prof. Sukhwinder Singh,
Director, Computer Centre and Ms. Renuka B. Salwan, Director, Public Relations.
In order to facilitate the students help desks have been established in the
following departments. Chairpersons provided desk-top/computer along with
scanner/internet facility and deputed a technical person for the said purpose.
a. University Institute of Engg. & Technology
b. University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
c. University Business School
d. Department of Zoology
e. Department of Biotechnology
f. University School of Open Learning (Library)
g. Dept.of Evening Studies


Chandigarh July 11, 2019
Induction Programme For New Students Started In UIHTM

University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (UIHTM), Panjab
Chandigarh started induction programme for newly admitted students of Bachelor of
Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT) 1st semester and Bachelor of Tourism
and Travel Management (BTTM) 1st semester students .
Third day of the Induction programme belonged to entrepreneurs in the field of
Hospitality and Travel and Tourism. Chef Naman Arora (Owner at Naman Pizza and
Barbeque) enriched students with real life examples of various successful
entrepreneurs. He emphasized upon the skill development for the future success.
It was followed by interaction with Mr. Mayur Sud (Director, Great Himalayan Adventure
Studio Pvt. Ltd.), he shared his vast experience with the students and discussed about
various countries and their cultures.
Post Lunch Mr. Bhagwan Das Negi (Owner at Himalayan Vegabond), told students
about the Leadership Development in their personality. He informed students about
adventure tourism and adventure camps.
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PU Results
It is for the information of the general public and students of Panjab
University Teaching Departments/Colleges in particular that result of the following
examinations have been declared:-
1. M.A. Buddhist & Tibetan Studies, 2nd Sem., May 2019
2. M.A. Fine Arts, 4th Sem., May 2019
3. B.Sc.(Hons.) in Bio-Physics, 6th Sem., May 2019
4. B.A. LLB(Hons), ( 5 year Integrated Course), 9th Sem., May 2019
5. B.Com LLB(Hons.), (5 year Integrated Course), 9th Sem., May 2019
6. B.A.LLB (Hons.), (5 year Integrated Course), 10th Sem., May 2019
7. B.Com LLB(Hons.) (5 year Integrated Course), 10th Sem., May 2019
8. M.A. Social Science in Sociology, 1st Sem., Dec. 2018
9. M.A. Social Science in Economics, 1st Sem., Dec. 2018
10. M.A. Social Science in Public Administration, 1st Sem., Dec. 2018
11. M.A. Social Science in Geography, 1st Sem., Dec. 2018
12. M.A. Social Science in Psychology, 1st Sem., Dec. 2018

The students are advised to see their result in their respective
Departments/Colleges/University website.


Chandigarh July 11, 2019
Two Days Training Programme commences at PU
Population Research Centre, Panjab University, Chandigarh and Ministry of
Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India organized a two day training of trainers on
new portal of Health Management Information System (HMIS), here today.
Prof. Raj Kumar, Vice Chancellor, Panjab University in his welcome address
emphasised on transforming Population Research Centre into an advanced and nodal
centre for organizing training initiatives for professionals. He also emphasised that
innovation would come out of discussions and professional interactions.

Prof. Kiran Preet Kaur, Honorary Director of Population Research Centre in her
inaugural address said that this portal is single operating platform for compiling
data from the sub centre to DH level. She further added that the Ministry has played a
key role in initiating a new portal, Health Management Information System (HMIS) which
is a move towards creating a Digital India. The HMIS aims for integrated data from
various sources to provide real time information on health indicators across India for
policy makers, she informed.
The resource persons from World Health Organization (WHO) and the Ministry of
Health and family welfare provided training to 70 participants of National Health
Mission of Punjab and UT, Chandigarh.