PEC 2011

The PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh was orginally established as Mugalpura Engineering College at Lahore (now in Pakistan) on November 9, 1921. The name of the college was later changed to Maclagan Engineering College and its started functioning under the name on March 19, 1924. In the year 1931, the college got affiliated to Punjab University, Lahore. After partition in 1947, the college was shifted to Roorkee (India) and was renamed as East Punjab College of Engineering. In the year 1950 the word East was dropped and it came to know by its present name - Punjab Engineering College. Towards the end of December 1953, the college shifted to its present campus in Chandigarh to function under Govt. of Punjab. In 1966, with the formation of Union Territory of Chandigarh, the college same under control of Govt. of India through Chandigarh Administration. In October 2003, the Govt. of India notified the Punjab Engineering College as a Deemed to be University and thereafter it became known as Punjab Engineering College ( Deemed University). In 2009, the Board of Governors renamed the institution as PEC University of Technology. In 1994 this institution was adjudged the best technical college in India by the National Foundation of Engineers. It occupies an area of 146 acres.

Up to 1962, the college comprised of engineering departments of Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. Thereafter the college expanded & five newdepartments in the fields of Aeronautical Engineering, Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Production Engineering and Computer Science Engineering were added gradually. Recently a new department of Information & Technology has been added. In the year 1957, Highway Engineering was added as the first post-graduate course in the college. Gradually other post-graduate courses were subsequently added. Presently there are eleven post-graduate courses leading to Masters of Engineering degree in Highways, Structures, Hydraulics and Irrigation, Rotodynamic Machines, Electrical Power Systems, Environmental Engineering (Interdisciplinary), Electronics Metallurgical Engineering and C.I.M. Facilities for post-graduate studies exist for regular as well as for part time students .The college has facilities for research work leading to the award of Ph.D. degree in engineering in certain selected fields of different disciplines. The college also offers consultancy services in different disciplines.

Academic Overview

PEC University of Technology has been conferred the Deemed University status in 2004, before this the college was affiliated to the Panjab University, Chandigarh. The PEC University of Technology offers a wide range of academic programmes at the undergraduate, the postgraduate and the research levels.

Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh (Deemed University), is a premier institution in Northern India. Annually, about 385 students are admitted in its undergraduate programmes. Admissions are made once a year in the month of July based on ranks of candidates in AIEEE (All India Engineering Entrance Examination), conducted by CBSE. The admission to a particular branch of study is decided by the Joint Admission Committee. The normal duration of B.E. programme is 8 semesters.

Reservation of seats :

  • For Chandigarh students : 50% seats reserved ( Based on AIEEE 2011 score )
  • For Other States students : 50% seats reserved ( Based on AIEEE 2011 score )

Courses Offered

Undergraduate Programmes

No. Of Seats
Aeronautical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics & Electrical Communication
Information Technology Engineering
Mecahnical Engineering
Metallurgical Engineering
Production Engineering

Admission Procedure

  • Admissions to the B.E. programmes are made once a year in July based on rank in AIEEE, conducted on an All India level by CBSE.
  • The minimum academic qualification for admission is a pass in the final examination of 10+2 system or its equivalent with Mathematics, Physics and one out of Chemistry, Computer Science, Biology and Engineering Drawing. The detailed procedure and other requirements for admission are specified in the Admission Brochure brought out every year.
  • 50% of the seats are reserved for candidates who pass their qualifying examination as regular students of schools located in Chandigarh and recognized by the Chandigarh Administration
  • Admission to any undergraduate programme requires that the applicant
    • be eligible,
    • go through the laid-down admission procedure, and
    • pay the prescribed fees.
  • All admissions to the B.E. programmes should be formally approved by the SUGC or its sub-committee formed for the purpose.
Important Dates

PEC-2011 Dates Announced Soon...

Colleges Under Exam
Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh

Contact Us

PEC University of Technology

Sector -12,

Chandigarh- 160012

Fax: 0172-2745175

For general enquiry - 2753064

Admissions Related Enquiry - 2753277


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Discuss Your Doubts


# paramveer singh 2011-07-21 21:54
i have played nationals in athletics and scored 90 plus in my aieee exam is there any kind of sports quota to get an admission
# kundan rajak 2011-06-22 19:38
igot aieee rank 577573 & sc cat rank 44751 i got ece&cse
# kundan rajak 2011-06-22 19:37
igot aieee rank 577573 & sc cat rank 44751 i got ece&cse
# kundan rajak 2011-06-22 19:36
i got aieee rank 577573 & sc cat rank 44751 i got ece & ese igot admission reply
# Abhinav Kaushik 2011-06-14 00:14
i qualified my X11 exam from Chandigarh and aslo appeared in AIEEE-2011. pl let me know the procedure for counselling and also tell shoud i submit seperate form for it.
# kannu mittal 2011-05-24 02:50
hw much minimum mark r required to hv admissin in pec???....+2 marks matters or not>>>pls tell m soon
# kannu mittal 2011-05-24 02:48
wt is the minimum requirement of marks in AIEEE to hv admission ni pec?........... .+2 marks matter or not pls tell me soon
# aarvi marwaha 2011-05-15 23:20
Sir/Mam please tell me that by getting about 95 marks in aieee can i get admission in pec .
and when will be forms for pec will be available .
# akanksha09 2011-05-15 09:17
hello sir/mam
i want to know that when will PEC conduct the entrance exam for NON-GATE candidates for admission to respective field of MASTERS IN ENGG.

Please RPLY as soon as possible.,.,
# Puneet Arora 2011-05-12 22:09
Sir, I hope to get 80 marks in AIEEE 2011, Can I get admission in PEC...?
Plz, Reply soon....
# AM@N 2011-05-12 03:22
# AM@N 2011-05-12 03:21
i m geting 80 to 90 marks in AIEEE is their any chance of mine in PEC:cry:
# vineet kumar ankit 2011-05-11 08:43
helo,, mam... i hav given aieee this time... my ques. is .. is there any army qoutafor the admission in. pec...
# please sir/mam do inform about the date of pec-2011 form 2011-05-10 20:49
# shenu 2011-05-04 01:23
i am a bc d i am getting 100 marks in aieee....will i be able to get admission in pec??
please tell me....
# Kinshu 2011-05-01 11:36
I have done my B.TECH first year under PTU,now I wanted to get admission in second year in your esteemed university.....
M i eligible????????
Waiting for an early reply.
# Rachna chandel 2011-03-30 21:01
Sir/Mam plz tell me about date of the entrance exam in PEC of 2011and when will its form distribut..m not giving the test of aieee..can i eligible to get admission in pec..plz reply...
# Nikki Badhan 2011-03-26 18:07
please tell me ...when will pec entrance forms are available to us?