Punjab Combined Entrance Test (Punjab CET) is conducted by the Punjab Technical University for admission to first year Engineering and Architecture courses in the colleges affiliated to Punjab Technical University, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Punjab Agricultural University, Amritsar and Punjab University, Guru Nanak Dev University, Patiala.

Punjab Technical University ,Jalandhar is working in the direction to revamp the existing online and regular programs scenario by incorporating the high-tech tools and latest IT techniques. The university is also giving healthy contribution in the R&D sector of industries via its various programs that comes under Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).


B. Tech, B. Arch; B. Pharmacy


1.) Should have passed 10th and 10+2 examination as a regular candidate from recognized institution situated in Punjab. Each candidate would be required to submit a certificate to this effect from the Principal / Head of Institution last attended in the prescribed format.

2.) Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination shall also be eligible to appear in the Punjab CET entrance test. The admission of such candidates to the PTU Entrance Test shall be purely provisional and shall stand cancelled, if they fail to produce their eligibility at the time of counseling.

3.a.) Admission to 15% seats will be made on the basis of AIEEE merit and information regarding this will be available on PTU website in April-2012. Students have to register online for this category.

 b.) For eligibility for 85% seats category candidates should be a resident of Punjab State in terms of Punjab Govt.c.) Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms (PP II Branch) letter no. 1/3/95-3PP II/9619 dated 6th June 1996 and letter no. 1/3/95-3PP II / 81 dated 1st Jan 1999.  

4.) The eligible PTU CET candidates should have passed 10+2 examination or its equivalent examinations with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory and any one out of Chemistry / Bio-Technology / Computer Science / Biology as optional subjects and pass in English conducted by a recognized Board / University / Council.

5.)  Any applicants who have passed their 10th or 10+2 examination with Science Stream and have passed Diploma in any Engineering Trade from Punjab State Board of Technical Education, Chandigarh or Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology Longowal (SLIET), or examination from any other recognized State Board of Technical Education are also eligible.

6.) Admissions are done on the merit basis of Common Entrance Test (CET) conducted by PTU, Jalandhar. The admission for second year of B.Tech is done on the merit basis of entrance test LEET.


Punjab CET is held in the month of May/June every year and is of 3 hours duration.

Punjab CET exam syllabus contains three parts-Part I- Physics, Part II- Mathematics, Part III- Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Computer science/

Each part contains 60 multiple Choice Questions and carries one mark each.

Those candidates having Punjabi origin are required top appear for the test for proficiency in Punjabi language.

For admission into B. Arch course through Punjab CET candidates are required to appear for an aptitude test as well. Aptitude test contains 30 MCQs in total and time allotted is of 30 minutes.

Application Procedure

Once the registration is completely done candidates can proceed to submit the form of application. Signing in to their acc candidates can fill up the form.

While filling up the form of application they must be very careful. They must read all the instructions before.

The payment details must also be provided along with other details required.

Before going for the final submission candidates are advised to thoroughly check the particulars provided. It is because once the form is submitted no appeal for alteration in the form will be grunted.

After final submission candidates should collect thee print out of the application form and send it along with supporting docs to the address mentioned in the official website of PTU CET.


Engineering College:

  1. Adesh Institute Of Engineering & Technology.
  2. Aklia Educational & Research Society Group Of Institutions
  3. Aman Bhalla Institute Of Engineering & Technology
  4. Amritsar College Of Engineering & Technology
  5. Aryans College Of Engineering, Banur
  6. Asra College Of Engineering & Technology
  7. BIS College
  8. Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Engineering College
  9. Baba Farid College Of Engineering & Technology
  10. Baba Hira Singh Bhattal Institute Of Engineering & Technology
  • Pharmacy College
  1. Adesh Institute Of Pharmacy & Biomedical Science (AIMSR)
  2. Akal College Of Pharmacy & Technical Education
  3. Anovus Institute of Clinical Research, Chandigarh
  4. Amar Shaheed Baba Ajit Singh Jujhar Singh Memorial College Of Pharmacy
  5. Baba Ishar Singh Of Pharmacy
  6. Bahra Institute Of Pharmacy
  7. Barkat Ullah College Of Pharmacy
  8. Chandigarh College Of Pharmacy
  9. Chitkara College Of Pharmacy, Rajpura
  10. CT Institute Of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Exam Date

May 11, 2014

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