Punjab Technical University Combined Entrance Test (PTU-CET):
Having a perfect technical backbone is very essential for a country to flourish well. Having latest discoveries, developing latest equipments and perfect utilization of resources is what a developing country demands to become developed from developing. To have all this, proper education is very necessary. In India, we have various state universities that produce numerous numbers of well trained technicians every year.
Punjab technical university is the technical university of Punjab situated in Jalandhar. It was established by an act of state of legislature in 1997. About 288 colleges are at present running under its affiliation. Colleges provide variety of courses like architecture, management, pharmacy, management, engineering, medical lab technologies and hotel management. This university is one of the greatest universities of India producing about 2.5 technicians every year.
To get degree from Punjab technical university, you need to clear the Punjab technical university combined entrance test. You are eligible to appear for the entrance examination 2011 if you have passed 10+2 or are going to appear this year. Along with this, you are required to have chemistry, physics and mathematics as your 10+2 subjects.
You can find the application forms for this year at various places. Directorate of technical education, plot no.1, Chandigarh, PTU office, Jalandhar city is one of the places. Along with these, you can also find them on the selected branches of the Punjab national bank. Punjab technical university entrance foams are also available online.
You have to pay about 1000 Rs for getting the required application form and prospectus of the exam. Application forms can be submitted in the first three weeks of April.
Selection of candidate is entirely based upon the merit system. You are required to clear the entrance exams with good score and you are in. Last year exam was conducted in the first week of May. You can find all related information by going on its official website also.
Before appearing for the exam, it’s very essential that you know the exam pattern well and prepare accordingly. It consists of three sections: physics and mathematics as two essentials and third one from biotechonology/computer science/ bolologa/chemistry depending upon your stream. Questions are multiple questions (MCQ) type carrying one mark each. You are also required to appear for the Punjabi proficiency test if you are having Punjabi origin.
If you are seeking admission for B arch course, then, you are required to prepare for aptitude test as well which consists of 30 MCQs carrying 30 marks.