Punjab Agricultural, Punjab University Admission 2023-24


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University Name Punjab Agricultural University
Type of University State University
University Contact Number 0161 240 1960
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UG Courses B.Sc
PG Courses M.Sc
Other Courses Ph.D
Address Ferozepur Road, Near Vishal Mega Mart, Ludhiana, Punjab 141004
Location Ludhiana, Punjab
Affiliated By UGC
Founded 1962
Admission 2023 Punjab Agricultural University Admission
Fee Structure Punjab Agricultural University Fee Structure

Punjab Agricultural University, Jalandhar is a State University that is Located Ludhiana, Punjab. In July 1970, HP Krishi Vishvavidyalaya established at Palampur Campus. This University Provide These Courses Like Post Graduate Diploma in Nutrition, Food Processing, and Technology, M.Sc. (Floriculture and Landscaping), Ph.D. (Agril. Meteorology & Physics) Course. it was Established in 1962 and Affiliated With The University Grants Commission. Student Can Check More Courses These Are Given Below.

Punjab Agricultural University Prospectus 2023: Download Now 

The Punjab Agricultural University was recognized in 1962 to serve the state of former Punjab. It was installed by Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, Prime Minister of India on July 8, 1963. On trifurcation of Punjab in November 1966, Haryana Agricultural University was carved out of PAU by an Act of Assembly in February 1970.

Punjab Agricultural University, Admission Procedure

For B.Tech(Agril.Engg) and B.Tech(Mech.Engg) Course

Admission in B.Tech course is done on the basis of merit in (JEE Main) Joint Engineering Entrance. The admission process followed for 1st and 2nd counseling for students from Chandigarh and Punjab is mention Below.

Students from Chandigarh & Punjab-> The counseling will be done through PTU for Ist & 2nd round on the behalf of JEE Main so must visit the www.ptu.ac.in

Students from another state of India(Except Punjab or Chandigarh)-> Counseling will be done by ICAR so please go through the https://icar.org.in/

Punjab Agricultural University Courses 

 Courses   Duration 
M.Sc. (Human Development) 2 Years
Ph.D. (Entomology) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Food and Nutrition) 2 Years
Ph.D. (Food Science and Technology) 3 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Nutrition, Food Processing and Technology 2 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) (Agriculture) 3 Years
M.Sc. (Agro-meteorology) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Agronomy) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Entomology) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Floriculture and Landscaping) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Forestry) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Genetics and Plant Breeding) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Horticulture) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Plant Pathology) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Soil Science) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Vegetable Science) 2 Years
Ph.D. (Agril. Meteorology & Physics) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Agronomy) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Extension Education) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Horticulture) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Plant Breeding) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Plant Pathology) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Vegetable Science) 3 Years
Ph.D. (Human Development) 5 Years
Certificate Course in French 1 Years
Ph.D. (Food Technology) 3 Years
M.Sc. (Clothing and Textiles) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Extension and Communication) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Extension Education) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Family Resource Management) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Food Nutrition) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Food Science and Technology) 2 Years
M.Sc. (Home Science – Extension Education) 2 Years
Diploma in Agro Journalism 1 Years
Diploma in Food Preservation 2 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) Fashion Designing 3 Years
Diploma in Fashion Design 1 Years
Diploma in Interior Design 1 Years

University Application fee

  • Examination fee for Entrance Exam amounts to Rs- 2860/-
  • Punjab Agricultural University 2023 online application form will be available at Rs.3955/-
  • Candidates can remit the application fee by Bank Challan from PNB or Bank of India.
  • Punjab Agricultural University 2023 prospectus can be purchased at Rs.1595/-, and if it bought through post then it will be costing for Rs.1705/-

Faculty In Punjab Agricultural University

  • Dr. Prit Pal Singh Lubana (Principal)
  • Dr a. Kochhar (Associate Professor)
  • Jatinderjit Kaur Gill (Associate Professor)
  • Dr. Neelam Grewal (Professor Head)
  • Dr. Deepika Vig (Associate Professor)
  • Dr.sukhjeet Kaur (Professor)

University Entrance Counselling Date

Course Name Entrance Date (2023) Interview/ Counselling (2023)
Diploma July
M.Tech (Remote Sensing & GIS) July
M.Tech/ MCA July July
MBA June July
MBA (Agribusiness) June July
MJMC July July
Ph.D. November November
B.Sc June July
B.Tech/ M.Sc (integrated)
M.Sc July July
M.Sc (Biotechnology) June

Punjab Agricultural University Affiliated Colleges List:

Name of the College and Address

College of Agriculture
College of Basic Sciences & Humanities
College of Home Science
College of Agricultural Engineering

University Extra Activities :

  • Students Home
  • Cultural committee
  • Sports and adventure cell
  • Directorate of students welfare
  • Placement cell
  • Anti-ragging committee
  • Gaming
  • Seminar 
  • Competition 

University Department

  • Department of Agronomy
  • Department of Forestry & Natural Resources
  • Department of Horticulture
  • Department of Entomology
  • Department of Plant Pathology
  • Department of Soils
  • Department of Vegetable Crops
  • Department of Extension Education
  • Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics
  • Department of Agricultural Meteorology
  • Department of School of Agril. Biotechnology
  • Department of Floriculture & Landscaping
  • Department of Food Science & Technology

More University of Punjab 

The Following Courses Conducted for Admission by Entrance Tests, These Are

Entrance Test Courses
AAT (Agriculture Aptitude Test) B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture 6-year program at Bathinda and Gurdaspur
MET (Master’s Entrance Test)
  • Agricultural Meteorology
  • Agronomy
  • Entomology
  • Extension Education
  • Food Technology
  • Forestry
  • Horticulture (Floriculture & Landscaping)
  • Horticulture (Fruit Science)
  • Horticulture (Vegetable Science)
  • Plant Breeding & Genetics
  • Plant Pathology
  • Soil Science
  • Biotechnology
CET (Common Entrance Test)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
  • B.Tech. (Biotechnology)
  • B.Tech. (Food Technology)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Nutrition and Dietetics
  • 5-yr Integrated M.Sc. (Hons) in Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Microbiology, Zoology programs

About Campus:

Punjab Agricultural University 3rd oldest Agricultural University. It covers an area of 1,510 acres (6.1 km2). The university has labs, library, classrooms, and all needed facilities.