Chandigarh University, Chandigarh

Chandigarh University
Chandigarh University Seal.png
MottoDiscover. Learn. Empower.
ChancellorSatnam Singh Sandhu
Vice-ChancellorR.S. Bawa[1]
AddressNH-95, Chandigarh-Ludhiana Highway, Mohali, Punjab, India
ColorsWhite and Red
WebsiteChandigarh University

Chandigarh University (CU) is a private university located on NH-95, Chandigarh-Ludhiana Highway, Mohali, Punjab, India.[2][3]


  • 1 Academics
  • 2 Placements
  • 3 Activities
  • 4 Alumni
  • 5 Rankings
  • 6 References
  • 7 External links


Chandigarh University offers undergraduate and post-graduate and doctorate courses in various disciplines including Engineering , Management , Computing, Education, Animation and Multimedia, Tourism, Pharma Sciences, Biotechnology, Architecture, Commerce, Legal Studies, Agricultural Science, Media Studies, Liberal Arts and Basic Sciences.[4] It also offers Engineering and Management Programs in collaboration with IBM[5][6] as well as an MBA in Banking & Financial Engineering in collaboration with the ICICI Direct Centre for Financial Learning. CU has MoU with University of Canberra for Research & Academics.[7]


In session 2017-18, 118 Multinational Companies from Core Engineering branches visited Chandigarh University and 1097 students were placed in engineering only.[8] In 2017, 4690 students from sectors like Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Hotel Management got placement offers from more than 360 companies.[9]


University students participate in activities such as events, workshops[10], competitions like Bhangra[11], sports like powerlifting.[12]


Technology Business Incubator at CU

Some alumnus of CU got into entrepreneurship.[13]


College rankings
Engineering – India
Outlook India (2017)[14]16

The University Institute Of Engineering, Chandigarh University was ranked 16th among engineering colleges in India by Outlook India in 2017.[14]


  1. ^ India, Press Trust of (2012-07-22). "RS Bawa appointed VC of Chandigarh University". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  2. ^ "Mohali Marker: Chandigarh University, where pupils get ready for jobs". hindustan times. 2017-09-09. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  3. ^ "Candidates for Chandigarh University landing at Panjab University - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  4. ^ University, Chandigarh. "Chandigarh University Academic Systems | Academic Framework". Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  5. ^ "Curating curriculum for employability". Tribuneindia News Service. 2018-07-11. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  6. ^ "IBM India says cyber security a gold mine for jobs". The Economic Times. 2018-05-13. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  7. ^ "University of Canberra inks pact with Chandigarh University". Daily Excelsior. 
  8. ^ "1097 Engineering students from Chandigarh University find placements". Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  9. ^ "CU creates record for highest number of MNCs in Campus Placements". Daily Excelsior. 
  10. ^ "Students sensitised to RTI Act". Tribuneindia News Service. 2018-03-01. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  11. ^ "When bhangra won the world". Tribuneindia News Service. 2018-07-20. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  12. ^ "Savita wins powerlifting silver". Tribuneindia News Service. 2018-05-14. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  13. ^ "These BTech students crack the right codes - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-07-26. 
  14. ^ a b "Top 100 Engineering Colleges In 2017". Outlook India. 5 June 2017. Retrieved 13 June 2017. 

External links[edit]

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