Punjabi University - PU
Established on April 30, 1962 in the erstwhile princely state of Patiala with the main objective of furthering the cause of Punjabi language, art and literature, Punjabi University has since evolved into the largest University in the state. Spread over 600 acres of land, its 500 teachers are imparting instruction and guidance to nearly 9,000 students in a multi-faceted, multi-pronged and multi-faculty environment comprising 65 Teaching and Research Departments on its Campus, five Regional Centres, six Neighbourhood Campuses and 166 Colleges affiliated to it.
A mutually-stimulating qualitative and quantitative swing in the direction of overall improvement marks the dynamics and mechanics of Punjabi University. Its multi-dimensional expansion has not only been quick-paced but steady, sustained and seamless, with each front paving way for the other. It didn't come across any cul de sac with unstinted support ever-forthcoming from its committed and resolute faculty. "Unprecedented and unique landmarks", "Innovative and grandiose concepts", "Unimaginable reforms", "Setting new landmarks and records" could easily be attributed as some of the catchphrases describing its unabated progress.
The University has achieved a couple of milestones during its move towards furthering the overall development of Punjabi. Having published a record number of over 3,000 titles in Punjabi covering a wide range of areas and
establishing a special Punjabi Reference Library, it has taken upon itself the responsibility of catering to the linguistic and cultural needs of the overseas Punjabis.
Punjabi university has prepared this campus with the latest and modern equipments in the computer lab, seminar hall, library, rooms etc. The campus has one big Hall, Canteen, rooms and beautiful lawns. All courses use international pedagogy like field study, room presentation, seminars, group discussion, simulation, etc. unjabi University Campus, Maur set up 2009, seeks to be at the forefront of changing the face of professional education in the Malwa region. The courses offered in management and computers are specially designed to teach application part of the theory, and include work-based activity wherever possible. Punjabi University, Patiala has been endevouring to spread the education during the most needy and its neighburing campuses and constituent colleges have been set up for the purpose in remote and rural areas. Our emphasis is on quality education through competent faculty and learning resources like internet, newspapers, study material, etc. which give the students best that the world expects of them today. Our mission is to achieve 100% placement of our students with top industries.
Punjabi University, Patiala provides placement assistance to all its students. The dedicated placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, interview facing skills, behavioral skills hereby making them industry-fit. In the recent years, the college has witnessed some well-known recruitment companies walking in and being invited for campus placements.
|Number of visiting companies||19|
|Average Salary||4.2 lacs|
|Min Salary||1.2 lacs|
|Max Salary||6.0 lacs|