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Chandigarh: UGC suggests Panjab University to go for HEFA funding

In January, the MHRD had asserted that PU cannot be treated as a Central University and the revision of pay scale of PU teachers in accordance with the 7th Pay Commission can be considered only after the same is notified by Punjab government.

Venkaiah Naidu: Happy about PU’s NIRF ranking but why not first rank?

Naidu requested the students and university to focus more on academics and upgrade the education system. He said, “I request all of you and student community to focus more on academics and make this university a centre of excellence.”


Panjab University relents after SFS breaks into hall

Holding placards and raising anti-administrative slogans, the congregation of students went towards the hall and were interrupted by security personnel deployed outside the hall.

Panjab University stands ninth in innovation in Atal Ranking of Institutions

This time, PU had an overall score of 51.25 while Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras that bagged the first position in the country had an overall score of 83.88.

Protest erupts at PU over SC/ST students’ degrees ‘being withheld’; rumour, says DSW

Holding placards that read 'Education is not for sale', students assembled outside the vice-chancellor's office at around 11.30 am and started chanting anti-administration slogans.

Panjab University: Digital makeover for centuries old masterpieces under way

One of the oldest varsities of the country, PU has a rich collection of old treatises but with the number of Persian and Arabic readers on the decline, not many people are aware of this wealth.


PU Law Dept reunion: When old legal eagles meet up again

Amidst hugs, backslapping and friendly banter, old students of the department relived their memories of the days gone by.

Panjab University: 12 teachers for 1050, Law Dept does little justice to students

The shortage of faculty members is also beginning to tell on extra-curricular activities that the department was known for not too long ago.

PU Senators seek meeting against move to re-employ principals

The 19 members of Senate wrote to the Vice-Chancellor of the university to convene an immediate meeting of senators to demand that regulation 7 of chapter VIII(E) of Panjab University calendar be enforced strictly.

Panjab University introduces entrance exam for MA Economics

Senate approved the proposal to conduct entrance exam instead of merit-based admissions for MA (economics) admissions at PU. Move to be implemented from this admission season.