PTU CET Entrance Exam 2017

The Punjab Technical University Jalandhar will conduct the Online Centralized Counselling for admission to various degree levels Engineering and Architecture Courses being run in the Institutions and Universities located in the State of Punjab on the basis of JEE (Main) and NATA respectively for the Academic Session 2017 – 2018. The admission shall be made in the colleges affiliated to Universities / campuses of the Universities mentioned below :

  1. I.K. Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar
  2. Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana
  3. Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda

PTU CET 2017 Eligibility Criteria

As per Punjab Government notification Endst. No. 08/12/2017-4TE2/953557/4 Dated 11/04/2017 eligibility criteria for admission to 1st year of B.Tech. & B.Arch. course is as under:-.

For Engineering & Technology Courses :

All those candidates who have passed the 10+2 examination from a board recognized or established by central / state government through a legislation with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects

  • Chemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Science
  • Biology

If the seats of B.Tech. ( Bio-Technology ) remains vacant after the central counselling the seats may be filled with the candidates having following qualification also : 10+2 with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects :

  • Mathematics
  • Bio-Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Biology

Those candidates who have passed diploma in any Engineering Trade from Punjab State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh or Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal ( SLIET ), or any 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.

The candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination shall also be eligible to appear for counselling based on JEE (Main) merit. The admission of such candidates shall be purely provisional and shall stand cancelled, if they fail to produce their eligibility at the time f admission and such candidates shall have no claim, whatsoever, for admission to these courses through Counselling.

For Architecture Course :

  • No candidate shall be admitted to the Architecture course unless he / she has passed an examination at the end of the 10+2 scheme of examination with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics and also 50% marks in aggregate of the 10+2 level examination. [or]
  • 10th + 3 year Diploma ( any stream ) recognized by Central / State Government with 50% aggregate  marks [or]
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination.

All admissions to Architecture degree courses shall be subject to passing of National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) conducted by the council of Architecture and marks secured in the qualifying examination in the ratio of 50:50.

  • Possesses a good moral character.
  • Fulfils the conditions mentioned in the Punjab Govt. notification incorporated in the Information Brochure.
  • Fulfils the requirements laid down by the University / Institution to which he / she is seeking admission.
  • Is a citizen of India’

PTU CET 2017 Exam Pattern

Papers & Schedule of PTU CET Entrance Test 2017 :

CourseEngineering / Technology
Paper I ( Compulsory )Physics
Paper II ( Compulsory )Mathematics
Paper IIIChemistry / Biology / Bio-Technology / Computer Science

Each candidate has to appear in three papers only.

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PTU CET 2017 Exam Centres

Cities and Codes for Centres :

Cities / Districts where examination centres for CET 2017 will be located :

Each candidate may give two choices for examination centre in the order of preference.

While every effort will be made to allot the candidate the centre of his / her choice in the order of preference exercised by him / her, the Chairman, Combined Entrance Test reserves the right to allot a different centre to a candidate, if the circumstances so warrant.

If the number of candidates opting for a particular city is less than 200, the examination centre in that city may be withdrawn and the candidates may be allotted centre as per second preference or another centre as per the administrative expedience. PTU CET 2017 Test Cities and Centre Codes Details are not yet issued. Please often visit this page for further updates.

CityDistrict CodeCityDistrict Code
Faridkot04S.A.S Nagar14
Fatehgarh Sahib05Mukstar15
Kapurthala10Tarn Taran20

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PTU CET 2017 Application Form

The PTU CET 2017 Information Brochure – cum – Application Form will be available from the university website : 

Candidates will fill the online application form and fee deposit slip. They will have to take the print out of the online fee slip. Fee of Rupee 2000/- ( Non-refundable ) is to be deposited in branches of bank listed on the website

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PTU CET 2017 Results

Punjab Technical University CET 2017 Entrance Exam Results Likely to be declared in the month of July, 2017

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PTU CET 2017 Important Dates

For BTech Programs
1PTU Counselling registration starts for 1st round01st June, 2017 05th June, 2017
2Rank Preparation & UpdationJEE Main Rank will be followed
31st Round Result08th June, 2017
4Reporting in Allotted Institution08th June, 2017 to 13th June, 2017
5PTU Counselling registration starts for 2nd round15th June, 2017 to 18th June, 2017
62nd Round Result20th June, 2017
7Reporting in Allotted Institution20th June, 2017 to 23rd June, 2017

Contact Details

I.K .Punjab Technical University,
Jalandhar – Kapurthala Road,
Kapurthala ( Punjab),
Email :
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