Chitkara University, Chandigarh- Admission, Fee, Courses, Cutoff & Ranking

Chitkara University Chandigarh Admission Courses Cutoff and Ranking


Chitkara University was founded under “The Chitkara University Act” by the Punjab State Legislature. Dr. Ashok Chitkara and Dr. Madhu Chitkara are the founders of Chitkara University, Punjab. The university runs under the Chitkara Educational Trust. Chitkara University has been recognized by The University Grants Commission Act, 1956.

Chitkara University is recognized globally for its academic excellence and Interdisciplinary Courses and research. The university has around 12 schools that are in fields such as Engineering, Management, Architecture, Nursing, Healthcare, Pharmacy, Media, Arts & Design, Education, Hospitality, Applied Science, and Applied Engineering. Chitkara University is one of the Best Universities in North India and has around 13,000 students and 900 faculty members. 

The University has a student-centric approach and so it attracts students from all over the country. Being one of the Reputed Universities of Punjab, Chitkara University, offers multi-disciplinary programs such as programs in business management, nursing, medical laboratory technologies, computer science, electronics, mechanical engineering programs, etc.



Chitkara Business School is one of the emerging Business Schools of India. It has a focused academic approach, strong industry partnerships, and extremely good campus placements. The size of the classes is small and personal attention is given to students. The faculty of the college is outstanding and the school offers the following courses to its students:

Two year MBA program in:

  • Marketing
  • Finance & Banking
  • Health Management/ Health Information Technology/Public Health
  • Supply Chain & Logistics with Safeducate
  • Rural Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Human Resource Management
  • The event, Media and Entertainment with wizcraft

Undergraduate Course:

The Chitkara Business school offers a three-year duration BBA course with specialization in:

  • Business Analytics in collaboration with EY
  • Banking and Finance
  • Event Management
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Healthcare Management in Collaboration with Fortis
  • Supply Chain & Logistics in Collaboration with Safexpress
  • Retail Marketing
  • Rural Marketing
  • Digital Marketing

The school also offers the following undergraduate courses:

  • Three-year duration BBA in Fintech in collaboration with IMAGINXP
  • Three-year duration B.Com (Hons.) program with a specialization in:
  • Business Analytics in collaboration in EY
  • Banking and Finance
  • International Finance and Accounting (IFA)
  • Strategic Finance in collaboration with IMA (USA)
  • Applied Finance (KCAP) in collaboration with KPMG
  • Capital Markets Practice
  • Three-year B.A. (Hons.) in Economics
  • Integrated MBA with the specialization in Marketing, Finance & Banking, Business Analytics, Rural Management, Supply Chain Management, and Healthcare.


Chitkara College of Sales and Marketing is an initiative by Chitkara Education to provide an opportunity for students to make a career in sales and marketing. It is well known that through sales students can make the best career in the world and through this college excellent sales and marketing education are provided to students. All the courses offered by the college ensure 100% success in a career. The courses offered by the College are:

Two Year MBA Programs in:

  • Retail Management
  • Pharmaceutical Management
  • Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance
  • Waste Management & Social Entrepreneurship with MGNCRE

Department of Banking & Financial Services

  • Two-year duration MBA (Insurance & Financial Planning)
  • Five-year duration Integrated MBA (Insurance & Financial Planning)
  • Certificate in Insurance & Financial Planning


The Institute of Engineering & Technology came into existence in the year 2002.  The college has been rated as the best engineering college in Punjab. It is known for providing academic excellence, latest and innovative teaching methods, and tie-ups with industry. Following courses are offered by the institution:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E)
  • Computer Science & Engineering with specialization in the field of Artificial Intelligence, Fullstack, Data Analytics, Cyber Security, Blockchain Technology, UI/UX Design, Game Design & Augmented Reality, PEGA University Academic Program, Mobile Computing, DevOps, Robotics Process Automation, Cloud Computing, Digital Marketing, Dual Degree B.E. & M.E.
  • Electronics & Computer Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering with specialization in Embedded Systems IoT/VLSI Design
  • Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Automotive Engineering with an Introduction to Hybrid & Electric Vehicles
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering with specialization in Hybrid & Electric Vehicles/ Industrial Automation
  • Civil engineering with specialization in Public Health Engineering/ Construction engineering Management/ Structural Engineering
  • Computer Applications Program in
  • BCA
  • Integrated BCA-MCA
  • MCA (Lateral Entry)
  • Lateral Entry B.E. Programs in
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Fire & Safety
  • Polytechnic Diploma Programs in
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Fire & Safety
  • E. Programs in
  • CSE
  • ECE
  • Mechanical
  • Tech. Program in CSE
  • Doctoral Program in
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Applied Sciences


Chitkara College of Applied Engineering was formulated to crystallize the “Make in India” mission of the Honourable Prime Minister Narender Modi. The College provides ample opportunities for students to grow in career path vertically & horizontally in specializations like Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Safety & Fire.  The courses offered by the college come with a compulsory industry internship and 100% placement assistance from its partner organization.

All the Engineering degrees & the diploma programs which are offered by the Chitkara College of Applied Engineering have on-the-job training as an integral part of the curriculum and this helps students in getting the real-life exposure of the realities and difficulties of the industry. Courses offered by the college are:

  • Tech in
  • Information Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanic al Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Fire Safety Engineering
  • Three Year Diploma Engineering program in:
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Automotive Engineering


Chitkara School of Planning and Architecture was commenced in the year 2004 and it offers a 5 year Bachelor program in Architecture which is recognized by the Council of Architecture.  The college is well known for its infrastructure which includes facilities like art design studios, multimedia laboratories, audio-visual laboratories, large lecture halls, materials museum, and a library.

The courses offered by the school are such which are a perfect blend of theoretical and practical knowledge and gives in-depth knowledge in subjects like history, design, and technology. The students who pass from this college have been offered profiles such as Architect, Architectural Technologist, Interior, and Spatial Designer, Educationist, Conservation Officer, Landscape Architect, Planning and Development Surveyor, Building Surveyor, Historic Building Inspector, etc.

The courses which are offered by the college are:

  • Bachelor of Architecture – 5 Year duration
  • Des in Interior Design – 4 Year duration
  • Des in Interior Design – 2 Year duration


Chitkara School of Art & Design provides such resources, professional art equipment, wide curriculum and experienced faculty which would produce professional and budding artists and designers. The following courses are offered by the School:

Undergraduate Course

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts – 4 Year
  • A. in Photography & Visual Arts – 3 Year
  • Sc in Animation – 3 Year
  • Sc. in Fashion Design – 3 Year
  • Des in Animation/B.Des in Game Design – 4 Year
  • Des in Visual Communication – 4 Year
  • Des in User Experience – 4 Year (UX/UI)

Postgraduate Programs

  • Des in User Experience – 2 Year (UX/UI)
  • Master of Fine Arts (MFA) – 2 Year


Chitkara School of Mass Communication has been known as one of the best institutes for Mass Communication in Punjab. The School offers a proper setting for learning, development, and growth in the media and communication field. The programs which are offered at Chitkara School of Mass Communication focus on Newspaper and Magazine Print Journalism, Television & Radio Broadcast Journalism, Online & Convergence Multimedia Journalism.

Courses offered:

  • A. in Journalism and Mass Communication – 3 Year
  • A. in Journalism and Mass Communication – 2 Year
  • Doctoral Program in Mass Communication


If a student wants to make a career in the Hospitality and Culinary field then Chitkara College is one of the best places. Through the programs offered by the college, aspirants can fulfill the dream of being professionals in this particular field.

The following courses are offered by Chitkara College of Hospitality Management:

  • Sc in Hospitality Administration – 3 Year
  • Sc in Culinary Arts
  • Sc (Culinary Arts) – Specialisation in Bakery & Pastry Art Management


Chitkara School of Hospitality was established in the year 2005 and got affiliated to National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT) in 2008. The School has been awarded as a “Certificate of Excellence” by the Tourism Ministry, Government of India. The programs offered are designed in such a way which provide knowledge to students from basic fundamentals to expertise in this Hospitality Industry.

Following courses are being offered by the college:

  • Sc in Hospitality & Hotel Administration with NCHMCT


The college was established in the year 2005. Chitkara College of Pharmacy has been approved by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) and also by the Pharmacy Council of India. It is a center of excellent Pharmaceutical Science Education and the following courses are offered by it:

  • 4 Year B.Pharma with specialization in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacognosy.
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (Practice). It is a 2-year duration course. The topics that will be covered during the program will be Pathophysiology and Pharmacotherapeutics, Pharmacy Practice, Applied Pharmaceutics, and Social Pharmacy.
  • 2 Year M.Pharma (Pharmaceutics/Pharmacology/Clinical Research & Clinical Pharmacology)
  • Pharma plus M.Pharma – 6 Year Integrated Program
  • Sc. Pharmacovigilance – 2 Year M.Sc. Program
  • Pharma – 2 Year Diploma Program
  • Pharm D – 6 Year Doctoral Program
  • Pharm D – 3 Year Program which is Post Baccalaureate
  • Pharma Plus Ph.D. – Integrated Doctoral Program which is a combination of PG and Research


Healthcare Industry has become one of the largest growing industries in recent times and so to fulfill the need for demand and supply the Chitkara School of Health Sciences was formulated in 2011 exclusively for Healthcare Education.  The School offers the following courses:

  • Nursing Program in
  • B.Sc. Nursing – 4 Year
  • Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing – 2 Year
  • M.Sc. Nursing – 2 Years
  • Allied Healthcare Programs in
  • B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology – 3 Year
  • B.Sc. Medical Imaging Technology – 3 Year
  • B.Sc. in Dialysis Therapy – 3 Year
  • B.Sc. Operation Theatre Techniques – 3 Year
  • Optometry Programs in
  • B.Optometry – 4 Year
  • M. Optometry – 2 Year
  • Physiotherapy Programs in
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.Pt.) – 4.5 Year
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (B .O. Th or B.O.T) – 4.5 Year
  • Master of Physiotherapy (M.Pt.) – 2 Year
  • Doctoral Programs in Health Sciences in the following disciplines
  • Allied Health Sciences
  • Optometry
  • Physiotherapy
  • Health Literacy
  • Public Health
  • Health & Society
  • Healthcare Management
  • Innovations in Health Products and Services
  • Health Systems Research
  • Health Services Research
  • Clinical Research areas
  • Healthcare IT
  • Social Medicine & Community Health
  • Life Sciences (Bio-Chemistry and Bio-Informatics)


Chitkara School of Education was formed in the year 2003 and since it has been providing ample opportunities to students to make a successful career in the field of teaching. The courses offered by the college are:

  • Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) - 2 Year
  • Master of Education (M.Ed) – 2 Year


The University is spread in an area of 64 acres which is a mixture of modern infrastructure and lush greenery. The classrooms are in an amphitheater-style and very spacious and are also equipped with modern equipment. The students are encouraged to participate in various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that the university offers through its clubs and societies available at the campus.

The University has a state-of-art Auditorium where events like conferences and other events take place. Well equipped seminar halls with advanced equipment for smaller-scale events are also present at the campus. There are modern high-tech laboratories to meet the academic requirements of students. For example, MATLAB and Simulation & Computational Labs in Electrical Engineering, Microprocessor & Micro Controller Lab with Keil Software, and Microelectronics Lab with Cadence software are some of the labs.

All the campuses of Chitkara University are interconnected through a high security virtual private network. All the campuses of the university have the latest computer centers for computing facilities. The library of Chitakara University has a wide range of study materials in a variety of formats which range from traditional books to multimedia, serial and films and information which is from around the globe.  There are big reading halls, periodical centers, rooms for group discussions and browsing areas. Banks, ATMs, Medical facilities, cafeteria are other facilities that are available at the campus.

Also, separate residential accommodation is available for boys and girls. The security arrangements for such hostels are very tight and wardens are very caring. Internet access is available there. A common room with TV, indoor games and other recreational facilities` is also present at the hostel.


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Students of Chitkara University are placed in some of the top companies. Some of such companies are as:

  • Infosys
  • Cybage
  • ITC Infotech
  • Wipro
  • Hitachi
  • Honda
  • Panasonic
  • Sterling and Wilson
  • Future Group
  • Kotak Mahindra and many more.

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Student Discussion

  • K.,Gayathri 2016-08-23 19:49:51

    They mentioned everyone but no use with campus placement dont believe fake reviews.