PU CET Coaching in Chandigarh – Complete Guide

Panjab University (PU) is a state university, located in Chandigarh. It was established in the year 1882 and is approved by the AICTE, UGC, and NAAC with an ‘A’ grade. Panjab University has 188 Affiliated Colleges spread over Punjab and having one rural Regional Centre at Kauni, and 3 Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana, and Hoshiarpur. We provide  PU CET Coaching in Chandigarh.

The university is ranked by numerous ranking agencies such as NIRF, Times Higher Education, and QS (Asia). Panjab University is ranked 44th by the NIRF in the Overall University rankings category of its 2020 ranking. The university is also ranked by the QS Asia rankings of 2020 at the 51st position for Overall university performance.

PUCET-UG 2021 will be organized through offline mode in the month of June 2021. Panjab University, Chandigarh carry outs PUCET (Panjab University Common Entrance Test). This is a university level entrance test held yearly for admission in a choice of UG courses. Admission will be offered in various courses in the EngineeringLawManagement, Arts & Humanities and Health & Sciences. It is must for the candidates to meet the criteria in the entrance exam by securing the qualifying marks as proposed for admission in different courses.

PU CET (2021) Exam Dates:

Events related to PUCET-UG (2021) PUCET-UG (Tentative)
Starting of registration (Availability of Prospectus and Online Form) 3rd week of April 2021
Last date to generate the Bank Challan on the website May 2021
Last date to deposit fee (State Bank of India) with website generated challan May 2021
Last date to apply 3rd week of May 2021
Availability of admit card 4th week of May 2021
PUCET-UG (2021) Exam 1st week of June 2021
Availability of Answer key 1st week of June 2021
Declaration of result 2nd week of June 2021
Counselling starts from June 2021


PU CET (2021) Eligibility Criteria:

General Eligibility:

  • Nationality: Applying candidate must be Indian national.
  • NRI: Non-Resident Indians can apply via NRI quota to get the eligibility criteria.
  • Age Criteria: Applying candidate’s minimum age should be 17 years as on the admission year. The applicant must be 17 years of age as on 31st December in the year of enrolment for being able to complete the eligibility criteria to apply for PU CET (2021) for the undergraduate courses.


  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed 12th level or its equivalent from a recognized board or university.
  • Qualifying Marks: Passed 12th level securing minimum of 50% marks. Candidates of ST/ SC/ OBC/ PWD category must have secured minimum of 45% marks.
  • Qualifying Subjects: Passed 12th level with Physics, Chemistry, English subjects and any one subject among Mathematics / Biotechnology/ Biology.


Caste Certificate:

  • Applicant belonging to SC Category must submit the certificate regarding their category duly signed by the officers mentioned in the form. Applications containing the signature of any other officer will not be accepted to get the eligibility criteria.
  • PU CET 2021 Eligibility Overview for B.Pharm and B.Sc (Hons):
PU CET Eligibility for B.Pharm and B.Sc (Hons.)
Course Eligibility Combination of CET UG subject(s)
B.Pharma 50% Marks in 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry and one of the following subjects: Biology/ Mathematics. (i) Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) OR (ii) Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM)
Botany Should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (PCB)
Anthropology Should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology (i) Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) OR (ii) Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM)
Physics (Specialization in Electronics)
Biochemistry Should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology
 Biotechnology Should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology
 Mathematics Should have passed 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks with Mathematics as one of the subjects Mathematics (M)

Reservation system for PUCET-UG (2021):

  • For the Physically Handicapped person is provided as follows:
PU CET Reservation Criteria
1st preference Candidate  suffering from Loco-motor disabilities of Lower Limbs between 50% – 70%
2nd preference Candidate suffering from Loco-motor disabilities of Lower Limbs between 40% – 50%
  • Applicants will be enrolled under the eligibility criteria laid down by the Chandigarh Administration/Panjab University, Chandigarh.
  • Applicants who are blind (including color blind), deaf and dumb are not in the eligibility criteria.


Application Fee for PUCET-UG Examination Form:

  • Payment mode:The application fee will be paid in online mode (debit/credit card/net banking).
  • Candidates can pay the fee through SBI – E challan method.
Group Category Application Fee
PCB/PCM/M General 2100
ST/SC/PWD 1050
Additional Paper (Biology/ Maths) 300


PUCET-UG (2021) Exam Pattern:

Number of sections 6
Time for each section 70 minutes
Time for PWD Category Candidates PWD category candidates will be provided 20 minutes extra
Number of questions in each section 60
Marks for each question 2
Negative marking 0.25
Total marks for each section 120
Medium of exam English
Mode of exam Offline


The question paper will be set in the OMR pattern.
Subject No of question Total Marks Duration of Exam
Paper-I Physics 60 120 70 minutes
Paper-II Chemistry 60 120 70 minutes
Paper-III Biology 60 120 70 minutes
Paper-IV Mathematics 60 120 70 minutes
Paper-V Biotechnology 60 120 70 minutes
Paper-VI Computer Science 60 120 70 minutes


PUCET-UG (2021) Syllabus:

The candidate who satisfies the PUCET-UG eligibility criteria has to prepare in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, bio-technology and computer science for PUCET. The syllabus for PUCET-UG 2021 is based on the CBSE syllabus is as follows:


  • Sets and Functions
  • Algebra
  • Co-ordinate Geometry
  • Calculus
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Relations and Functions
  • Vectors and Three-dimensional Geometry
  • Linear Programming
  • Probability


  • Physical-world and measurements
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of motion
  • Work, Energy, and Power
  • The motion of System of Particles and Rigid body
  • Gravitation
  • properties of bulk matter
  • Thermodynamics
  • Behaviour of perfect gas and kinetic theory
  • Oscillation and Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Optics
  • Dual nature of matter and radiation
  • Atoms and Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices
  • Communication systems


  • Some Basic concepts of chemistry
  • Structure of Atom
  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity of properties
  • Chemical bonding and molecular structure
  • States of matter, gases, and liquids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Equilibrium
  • Redox Reaction
  • Hydrogen
  • s-Block Elements
  • Group 14 Elements
  • Organic Chemistry
  •  Hydrocarbons
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Solid State
  • Solutions
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Surface Chemistry
  • General Principles and processes of isolation of elements
  • p- Block Elements
  • d and f Block Elements
  • Coordination Compounds
  • Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
  • Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers
  • Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  • Biomolecules
  • Polymers
  • Chemistry in everyday life.


  • Diversity in Living World
  • Structural Organization in Animals and plants
  • Cell Structure and Function
  • Plant Physiology
  • Human Physiology
  • Reproduction
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Biology and Human Welfare
  • Biotechnology and its application
  • Ecology and its environment


  • Introduction to Biotechnology
  • Biomolecules
  • Cell and Development
  • Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Protein and Gene Manipulation
  • Cell Culture and Genetic Manipulation

Computer Science

  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Introduction to C++
  • Programming Methodology
  • Programming in C++
  • Programming in C++
  • Data Structures
  • Database Management System and SQL
  • Boolean Algebra
  • Networking and Open Source Software


PUCET Contact/Helpline Information

  • Address:

Punjab University, Sector 14,
Chandigarh, 160014


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