Owing to COVID-19 pandemic, Punjab University has decided to postpone PUCET 2020 undergraduate common entrance test. The University has decided to postpone all the entrance examinations, including the PU CET UG Exam 2020, PU MET 2020 Management Entrance Test and PUTHAT Exam bearing in mind the current situation of public health emergency surrounding COVID-19. Candidates willing to appear for the exam can check the revised dates and other details by logging onto the university’s website – puchd.ac.in
Important dates and events of PUCET 2020
|Events||Original dates||Revised dates|
|Date of availability of form on the website||March 11, 2020|
|Last date for applying||April 10, 2020||May 4, 2020|
|Date of entrance test||April 26, 2020||May 16, 2020|
Parvinder Singh, Controller of examination conveyed that the PUCET 2020 UG Exam, which is to held on April 26, 2020 has been postponed to May 16, 2020. This is a test to screen students seeking admission to B.Pharma and BSc courses on Anthropology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Biotechnology, botany, chemistry, geology, microbiology, physics, specialization in electronics and Zoology. The test will be held at Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Hoshiarpur and Muktsar.
About Punjab University
It came into existence in 1882 as University of Punjab at Lahore (now in Pakistan). Times Higher Education Asian University rankings 2015 reported it as first among Universities of India and thirty eighth in Asia. University campus spans over an area of 550 acres in sectors 14 and 25 of the city of Chandigarh. It has 15 Centers/Chairs for teaching and research and seventy eight teaching and research departments at Chandigarh. It has 188 colleges affiliated to it, 3 Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur and one rural Regional Centre at Kauni. Also, it has 6 Constituent Colleges located at Guru Harsahai (Ferozepur), Mokham Khan Wala (Ferozepur), Nihalsingh Wala (Moga), Balachaur (SBS Nagar), Dharamkot (Moga), and Sikhwala (Sri Muktsar Sahib).