Eligibility Criteria

For B.Tech. (Lateral Entry) as per Punjab Government notification No. 13/60/2008-1TE2/200 Dated: 18-03-2015.

The minimum qualification for admission to 2nd year (3rd semester) of B. Tech. courses shall be as follows:

S.No. Course Eligibility
1. B.Tech. Civil / Mechanical / Electrical Engg.  All those candidates who have passed the 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one the following subjects:
Chemistry / Biotechnology / Computer Science / Biology.

OR

Those candidates 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 and Technology, Longowal (SLIET), or such examination from any other recognized State Board of Technical Education.

OR

The candidates who have passed two years certificate course from Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal (SLIET) shall be eligible.

2. B.Tech. Civil / Mechanical / Electrical Engg.(Lateral Entry) (i) All those candidates who have passed Diploma examination from an AICTE approved institution and have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of Candidates belonging to reserved category) in appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology shall be eligible to apply.

OR

(ii) All those candidates who have passed B. Sc. Degree from a recognized University as defined by UGC, with at least 45% marks (40% in case of Candidates belonging to reserved category) and passed XII standard with mathematics as a subject shall be eligible to apply

and

Students who have passed B. Sc. Degree from a recognized University as defined by UGC, shall clear the subject of Engineering Graphics / Engineering Drawing and Engineering Mechanics of the first year engineering program along with second year subjects.

Admission shall be made purely on the inter-se merit in qualifying marks through counselling.

Reservation

The reservation of seats shall be as per rules of Punjab Government, Department of Technical Education and Industrial Training.

Procedure for admission to AICTE courses:
  • Admissions to all B. Tech, M. Tech., M Arch and MBA courses shall be made through Centralized Counselling being conducted by IKG PTU on behalf of Government of Punjab. The eligibility, procedure, reservations, fee to be charged and all other conditions notified by Government of Punjab for the session 2017-18 shall be applicable for admission to the courses at IKG PTU Main Campus for session 2017-18.

  • There shall be two rounds of centralized counselling by I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar. The counselling schedule shall be as notified by IKGPTU. Thereafter the direct admissions at the level of University shall be made for vacant seats.

  • The information about the eligibility for admission to different courses and reservation of seats for various categories shall be made available by I. K. Gujral Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar on website www.ptuadmissions.nic.in and www.ptu.ac.in

  • To fill the vacant seats, expeditiously, after 1st round of counselling in Main Campus, parallel registration of eligible candidates for admission may be allowed. All such candidates registered directly through online portal for admission to IKGPTU shall be entitled for admission only if seats remain vacant after 2nd round of Centralized online counselling.

  • For MBA course, non-CMAT candidates are also eligible to apply and will be allowed to register for admission.

  • All such candidates registered directly through online portal for admission to IKGPTU shall be entitled for admission only if seats remain vacant after 2nd round of Centralized online counselling. Such registered candidates shall have no right of allotment of seats prior to completion of 2nd round of counselling (including reporting time).

  • After following above said procedure, if still the seats remain vacant in reserve category, the University will fill these from candidates belonging to general category in subsequent step at the end of counselling.