Punjab Agricultural University

country rank  231
world rank  5553

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University Overview

Founded in 1962, Punjab Agricultural University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Ludhiana (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Punjab. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Abohar, Amritsar, Bathinda, Faridkot, Ferozepur, Fatehgarh Sahib, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Ludhiana, Mansa, Moga, Muktsar, Nawan Shahar, Patiala, Pathankot, Ropar, Sangrur. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Indian higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name पंजाब कृषि विश्वविद्यालय
Acronym PAU
Founded 1962
Motto Ensuring Food Security to the Nation ...our challenge is to feed & Clothe
Colours Green

University Location

Address Ferozepur Road Near Vishal Mega Mart
Ludhiana (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
141 004 Punjab
India
T +91 (161) 240 1960
F +91 (161) 240 0945
Other locations Abohar, Amritsar, Bathinda, Faridkot, Ferozepur, Fatehgarh Sahib, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Ludhiana, Mansa, Moga, Muktsar, Nawan Shahar, Patiala, Pathankot, Ropar, Sangrur

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office Registrar, PAU Campus
Ludhiana 141004
+91 161 240 1960-79 Ext 213

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Punjab Agricultural University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

University Grants Commission, India


Year of first Accreditation

1962


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Ministry of Human Resource Development, India

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019