Formerly known as the Punjab Engineering College, PEC University of Technology is a public engineering college that was founded in 1921. It is one of the ldest Educational Institutes of India that is currently located in the city of Chandigrah. It is UGC recognized and AICTE approved engineering college of Chandigarh. Tha campus of the college is almost 9 KM away from the Chandigarh Railway Station and 5 KM from the main Bus Stand is spread over the 146 acres of land situated close to the beautiful Shivalik hills.
No. of Companies who visited the campus: 69
No. of Students Placed through Campus Recruitment: 377
Library: It has a spacious central library with a huge collection of books on various subjects such as physical sciences, engineering and technology, computer and information technology, social sciences and management of around 1,19,830 volumes.
Hostels: Separate hostel facility with all necessary amenities 4 for boys and 2 for girls.
Festival: PECfest- It is an annual cultural fest, usually held in November.
Magazine: PECMAG- it is institute’s magazine that is published once a year, consists of technical and literary articles contributed by students. It also contains memoranda for final year students.
1. Eight gold plated medals are awarded to the students who stand first in the B.E. Final Examination of Aerospace, Civil, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical, Electronics and Communication, Mechanical, Materials & Metallurgical Engineering and Production & Industrial Engineering respectively.
2. Nine students who stand first in major project / project II in the 8th semester Examination, are awarded eight silver plated medals.
3. At the time of annual convocation, Administrator’s Gold Medal is awarded to a BE graduate on the basis of his / her overall outstanding performance in the curricular activities.
4. Gold Medal is awarded for the best sportsperson to a BE graduate.
5. Kalpana Chawla Memorial award, instituted by the Chandigarh Administration in the memory of Dr. Kalpana Chawla, is given to the student standing first in the BE Aerospace Engineering and a cash prize of Rs. 25,000 as appreciation.
Why Join PEC University of Technology ?
Its Campus extends over an area of 146 acres of the land situated close to the beautiful Shivalik hills. It has WI-FI enabled campus, Lecture theatres and tutorial rooms, Separate and specialized well-equipped laboratories for each department. It promotes entrepreneurship amongst students. It organizes seminars, workshops, conferences and training programs.
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