PEC Chandigarh stands for Punjab Engineering College located in Sector 12 Chandigarh. The college was established in the year 1921. It is one of the oldest engineering colleges of North India and the first engineering college of Chandigarh. The Colege having a strong base of Alumni Network. The college gets the status of deemed university status in the year 2003 approved by UGC.
PEC Chandigarh located in Sector 12 Chandigarh the nearest railway station is Railway Station Bus Stop Daria Chandigarh which is at the distance of 9.3 km and the nearest airport having international connectivity is Chandigarh International Airport which is only 25.7 km far from the campus.
The college offers various programs for Graduate, Post Graduate, and Doctoral Level Programs.
The college offers B.Tech which is a 4-year duration course in various stream which are as follows:
Computer Science & Engineering
Materials & Metallurgical Engineering
Production & Industrial Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
M.tech. Ph.D. Courses are also available in the college.
Eligibility Criteria & Admission Procedure:
To take admission in the undergraduate program of engineering i.e. B.Tech Students must have 75 percent marks in their class 12th exam with PCM subject. If the students belong to SC/ST/PwD category then the percentage criteria are 65 percent only.
Students need to give JEE Mains exam and secured good marks and to get admission in this college they applied through JoSAA College where you branch in which you want to take admission in B.tech
To get admission to M.Tech Programs candidates must having a valid Gate Score Card and their Graduation degree from a recognized university.
The total fees per semester for your B.tech Course is around Rs. 77,500/- so we calculate the fees for the 4-year course is the cost you up to Rs 6.5 Lakh approximate this fee doesn’t include you hostel frees the hostel fees is around Rs 73,100/- per year which includes lodging and food charges then hostel fees for 4 years around goes to Rs 3 lakh approximate.
For better clarification of, course fees and hotel fees kindly refer to the official website of the college.
The college campus was spread in the area of 146 acres consisting of all the basic amenities like Bank, Canteen, Library, Separate Hostel Facilities for boys and girls, Medical Facilities, Sports facilities, Computer Labs and many more
Every year college organized its annual and cultural fest which they named as PECFEST in which various events like dance, music, street play and many more take place in which students participated. Students from various colleges also came to participate in the events.
Technical events like Robo war, Several conferences, Seminars, and workshops take place in which students actively participated to learn something new and showcase their talents.
Since it is one of the oldest engineering colleges and popular among the students The average salary package offers in the college is Rs 6.5 Lakh per annum and the highest packages go to Rs 42 Lakh per annum as they mention in their placement statistic on their website for the year 2018-19.
Some of the top recruiters are Accenture, Adobe, Amazon, American Express, Blue Star, Bhusan Steel, Caterpillar, and many more who visited campus every year to hire the students.
Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh
Address: Vidya Path, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012
Contact No. – 0172-2753813, 2753814