University: The I.K. Gujaral Punjab Technical University
Address: Jalandhar-Kapurthala Highway, Near Pushpa Gujral Science City, Ibban, Kapurthala, Punjab 144603
Phone: 0182 266 2549
Courses: BE / BTech , ME / MTech, MSc, MBA / PGDM, BCA, BSc, MA , BA, BBA, BCom, BPlan
University Type: State university
Founded Year: 1997
Vice-chancellor: Sh. G. Vajralingam, IAS
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The I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University (PTU), Jalandhar was established in 1997 under the Punjab Technical University Act, 1996. It was established as Punjab Technical University and renamed as I.K.Gujral Punjab Technical University by State Government in the honor to Late Sh. Inder Kumar Gujral, Former Prime Minister of India, in 2015.
The university is promoting a number of courses in different streams in regular as well as distance education programs. At present University have 121 AICTE and 65 UGC institutes affiliated with it. The University aims at holistic development of the students. It provides a course on Human Values & Professional Ethics for all engineering & management students, in collaboration with NRCVEE, IIT, Delhi and IIIT, Hyderabad.
I.K.Gujral Punjab Technical University has bagged the much coveted Best Technical University Award for the year 2013. Earlier, university had also received an award in the “Best University Promoting High Quality Research at Master's and Doctoral Thesis Work” category in the CCI Technology Education Excellence Awards 2013.
This university provides best classroom, canteen, library and sports facilities. IKGPTU provides a platform to its students to get them acquainted with the industrial needs by providing them industrial training throughout the year. The job fairs are organized regularly. The university also participates in different industrial fairs as well as in trade expo. The university has signed MoUs & other collaborations with various national & international companies.
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