PU Punjabi University

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University: Punjabi University

 Address: NH 64, Urban Estate Phase II, Patiala District, Patiala, Punjab 147002

Phone: 0175 304 6366

Chancellor: Governor of Punjab (India)

Courses:Master of Philosophy, Master of Arts, Diploma in Punjabi,  Two-Months crash course in Punjabi

University Type: Public

Founded Year: 30 April 1962

Website: www.punjabiuniversity.ac.in

Vice-chancellor:  Dr B S Ghuman

Affiliated Colleges:

• Asian Educational Institute

• Chitkara College of Education for Women

• College of Management and Technology

• General Shivdev Singh Diwan Gurbachan Singh Khalsa College

• Government Bikram College of Commerce

• Government College for Girls

• Government Mohindra College

• Govt. Kirti College

• Govt. Ripudaman College

• Gurmat College

• Jasdev Singh Sandhu College of Education

• Kay Jay College of Education

Punjabi University came into existence in the year 1962 with the objective of developing Punjabi literature, art and language. The university is offering education through its 166 affiliated colleges, 6 neighbouring campuses, 5 regional centres and 65 teaching departments.  The university is a multi-faculty university offering education in the faculties of life sciences, engineering & technology, arts & culture, physical sciences, medicine, social science, business studies, language, education & information Sciences, etc…

Students are encouraged to take active part in sports. Facilities for games such as hockey, football, cricket, basketball, volleyball, athletics, etc. and well as indoor games are provided. The Punjabi University has a large gymnasium and a hall for indoor games. It is one of the very few institutions in India to possess its own velodrome. The Youth Welfare Department organizes activities all year round.

 Apart from the above-mentioned activities, the Department of Youth Welfare organizes hiking, trekking, mountaineering and rock climbing courses, holds youth leadership training camps, prepares the students for participation in All India Level Youth Festivals, organizes Rotract Club, Young Cultural Club, Lee Club and Youth Club. It organizes Yoga Training Camps for the benefit of students of the university teaching departments and colleges. The department publishes the Yuvak Sabha Magazine and holds literary and cultural competitions. There are three residential hostels for boys and four residential hostels for girls. The hostels house 4000 students. In addition to this, separate boys and girls hostel for engineering college have started functioning

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