Under Graduate


Eligibility for Bachelor of Arts

1.  A candidate must have passed +2 examination from Punjab School Education Board or any other Board recognised by Panjab University with English as one of the subjects.
2.  A candidate who has passed +2 examination without English from any recognized Board / Body / Council/ University is also eligible to join B.A. / B.Sc Part-I, if he/she fulfills other requirements such as minimum percentage of marks.
3.  A candidate who has been placed under compartment in the +2 examination conducted by a Board /Body / Council / University in India in one subject only obtaining at least 20% marks in the subject of compartment (Theory and Practical taken together) shall also be eligible to seek admission to 1 year of B.A.(General Course) provided he/ she has obtained 33% marks in the aggregate of all subjects including the marks obtained by him/her in the subject of compartment. (Theory and Practical taken together)
4.  Regarding Open School +2 Pass candidates only: Students who have passed +2 exam from a recognised Open School are eligible for admission to the B.A. / B.Sc. (Medical, Non-Medical, Computer Science and Agriculture) / B.Com / B.C.A. 1 year course, only if their result is shown as PASS in their certificates issued by the said Open Schools and they have obtained the requisite percentage of marks prescribed under the University Regulations for admission to the concerned course. In case their result has not been shown as PASS in the relevant column of the said certificate, they being ineligible be not admitted.

Subjects Offered

Two compulsory subjects and three elective subjects

(a) Compulsory Subjects

1. Punjabi (124 PBC) : Two Papers or History and Culture of Punjab (085 HCP)
2. English (066 ENG) :
3. Environmental Education (068 ENV) Compulsory qualifying paper of 100 marks to be qualified in B.A.-I / B.A.-II / BA.-III.

(b) Elective Subjects

1. Hindi / Punjabi / English
2. History / Mathematics / Home Science / Agriculture.
3. Economics / Fine Arts / Physical Education / Music (Vocal) / Sanskrit
4. Political Science / Sociology / Computer Sc. / Music (Instrumental)

Note :
1) Combination of Home Science with Computer Science is not allowed.
2) Combination of agriculture with Physical Education /Sanskrit is not allowed.


Eligibility for Bachelor of  Science

(i)   A candidate must have passed +2 examination (Medical/Non-Medical) with English as one of subjects from Punjab School Education Board or any other Board recognised by Panjab University.

(ii)   A candidate who has passed +2 examination (Medical/Non-Medical) without English from any recognized Board/Body/Council/ University is also eligible to join B.Sc. Part-I (Medical/Non-Medical), if he / she fulfils other requirements such as minimum percentage of marks.

(iii)   A candidate who has been placed under compartment in the +2 examination conducted by a at least 20% marks in the subject of compartment (Theory and Practical taken together) shall also be eligible to seek admission to 1st year of B.Sc. (General Course) provided he/she has obtained 40% marks in the aggregate of all subjects including the marks obtained by him/her in the subject of compartment. (Theory and Practical taken together).

Subjects Offered
One Compulsory subject and three Elective subjects :
For Medical, Non-Medical and Computer Science Groups


(i) Compulsory Subjects : (i) Punjabi (124 PBC) / History and Culture of Punjab (085 HCP).

(ii) Elective Subjects :

Medical Group : Chemistry (037 CHE), Botany (022 BOT), Zoology (158 ZOO).
Non-Medical Group : Physics (131 PHY), Chemistry (037 CHE), Mathematics (110 Mat), Computer Science and Application (Vocational).
Computer Applications Group : Physics (131 PHY), Mathematics (110 MAT), Computer Application.

(iii) Qualifying Subjects : Environmental Education (068 ENV), Introduction to Computer Science, Module-I.

Note : For Syllabus, visit the university website https://www.puchd.ac.in/syllabus.php/


Commerce & Management Group
B.Com. Part I
Eligibility :


(A) Admission to the first year of B.Com. (General) degree course shall be open to a person who has passed one of the following examinations conducted by a recognized Board/Council/University :

(a) +2 Examination or B.Com. Part I (Old Scheme) of Panjab University with three of the following subjects and at least 45% marks in aggregate :
(i) Commerce/Theory of Commerce / Foundation Course in Commerce.
(ii) Accounting/Book Keeping and Accountancy.
(iii) Economics.
(iv) Business Organisation / Business Management / Theory and Practice of Management.
(v) Insurance / General Insurance / Life Insurance
(vi) Banking and Trade
(vii) Commercial Geography
(viii) Office Management and Secretarial Practice / Office Organisation and Management.
(ix) Mercantile Law / Company Law
(x) Auditing
(xi) Type-writing and Stenography/Computers

b) +2 Examination/ B.A.-I (Old Scheme) of Panjab University with at least two of the subjects mentioned in (a) securing at least 50% marks in aggregate.
(B) Subject to the reservations made by the University, admission to B.Com.-I shall be made strictly on merit. The merit of the candidate shall be computed as :
(i) Percentage of marks in the qualifying examination
(ii) Add score of 4 for each of the subjects passed from the subjects referred in A (a).

c) The last date for submitting Students’ Registration Return has been fixed and thereafter, a late fee of Rs. 500/- per student may be charged from students who submit their documents by 15th November. From 16th November till 15th December, a late fee of Rs. 1000/- per student will be charged. After this date, no document will be accepted by the University Office under any circumstances whatsoever.

d) The candidate coming from other Boards/Universities should bring along Migration Certificate at the time of seeking admission.

Subjects Offered

Semester – I
BCM 101 Punjabi or History and Culture of Punjab
BCM 102 English and Business Communication
BCM 103 Psychology for Managers
BCM 104 Micro Economics
BCM 105 Principles of Financial Accounting
BCM 106 Commercial Laws
BCM 107 Principles and Practices of Management

Semester – II
BCM 201 Punjabi or History and Culture of Punjab
BCM 202 English and Business
BCM 203 Interdisciplinary e-commerce
BCM 204 Macro Economics
BCM 205 Corporate Accounting
BCM 206 Business Laws
BCM 207 Human Resource Management Environment and Road Safety Education

B.B.A
Eligibility : Admission to the first year of BBA-I (General) degree course shall be open to a person who has passed 10+2 examination in any stream with at least 50% marks in aggregate.

Semester – I

BBA IOIA/ BBA 101B Punjabi / History and Culture of Punjab
BBA 102 Organisation Behaviour
BBA 103 Fundamentals of Information Technology
BBA 104 Management Concepts and Practices
BBA 105 Financial Accounting*
BBA 106 Essentials of Business Economics-I

Semester – II

BBA 121A/ BBA 121B Punjabi / History and Culture of Punjab
BBA 122 Business Statistics*
BBA 123 Essentials of Business Economics-Il
BBA 124 Legal Aspects Of Business
BBA 125 Personality Development & Professional Skills
BBA 126 Managerial Accounting* Environment, Road Safety Education, Violence Against Women/ Children and Drug Abuse**

Note : For Semester Ill to VI papers please consult Panjab University website https://www.puchd.ac.in/syllabus.php


Computer Science Group
B.C.A. I
Eligibility : (i) For admission to B.C.A.-I, a candidate having passed 10+2 in any discipline even without having passed Mathematics / Statistics as one of the subjects with at least 50% marks is eligible. However, the candidate must have passed Mathematics up to 10th standard.

(ii) Any other examination recognized by the Syndicate as equivalent to (i).

Note :  1. A candidate who has been placed under Compartment in +2 Examination is not eligible for seeking admission to this course.

Admission will be made strictly in order of merit and list of selected candidates will be displayed on the notice board.
Semester – I

BCA 101 English (C)
BCA 102 Punjabi/History & Culture of Punjab
BCA 103 Mathematics in Computer Science
BCA 104 Computing Software
BCA 105 Computer Lab Based on BCA 104

Semester – II

BCA 201 English (C)
BCA 202 Punjabi/History & Culture of Punjab
BCA 203 Mathematics in Computer Science
BCA 204 Computer Programming & Problem Solving Through C”
BCA 205 Computer Lab.: Based on BCA 204

Note : Students of B.A. / B.Com. / B.Sc. (Medical/Non-Medical) II and III, who have not qualified Environmental Education and Introduction to Computer Science Module-I paper as yet, are required to qualify the said papers.

Note : For Semester Ill to VI papers please consult Panjab University website https://www.puchd.ac.in/syllabus/php.


B.Sc. Agriculture – 4 Year Course

Eligibility :

A candidate must have clearly passed +2 examination from a Board recognized by Panjab University With Medical, Non-Medical or Agriculture. Candidate With Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Computers will have to clear Botany and Zoology in first and second semester respectively. Candidates with Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Biotechnology / Agriculture will have to clear Mathematics-I and Mathematics-II in first and second Semester respectively. Candidates having both the options i.e. Mathematics and Biology at Xll level will have to appear in Botany and Zoology if he/she has been admitted on Non-Medical seat and will have to appear in Mathematics-I and II if he/she has been admitted on Medical seat.

Subjects Offered

SEMESTER – I


111 – Punjabi/ History and Culture of Punjab
112 – English
113 – Basic Mathematics-I (Elementary Algebra and Trigonometry)
114 – Computer Applications
115 – General Botony
116 – Basics Economics
117 – Introductory Agro-Climatology
118 – Elements of Agronomy

SEMESTER – II

111 – Punjabi (Additional)
121 – Agricultural Journalism and Language Culture
122 – Landscaping and Floriculture
123 – Introduction to Soil Sciences
124 – Basic Bio-Chemistry
125 – Fundamentals of Microbiology
126 – General Zoology
127 – Basic Mathematics – 2 (Analytical Geometry and Calculus)
128 – Environment and Road Safety Education

Note : For Semester III – VIII papers, please consult Panjab University website https://puchd.ac.in/syllabus.php.