Panjab University is one of the oldest universities in India. It was established in 1882 as University of Punjab at Lahore (now in Pakistan). Panjab University has been accredited with a CGPA of 3.35 on a four point scale at A Grade valid for a period of 5 years from 25/06/2015. Panjab University has 78 teaching and research departments and 15 Centers/Chairs for teaching and research at the main campus located at Chandigarh. It has 188 affiliated colleges spread over Punjab and having one rural Regional Centre at Kauni, and 3 Regional Centres at Muktsar, Ludhiana and Hoshiarpur. University has 6 Constituent Colleges located at Sikhwala (Sri Muktsar Sahib), Balachaur (SBS Nagar), Nihalsingh Wala (Moga), Dharamkot (Moga), Mokham Khan Wala (Ferozepur) and Guru Harsahai (Ferozepur). Panjab University is located in Sector 14 and Sector 25 of Chandigarh, spreading across an area of almost 550 acres. The University meets the academic, administrative, sports/recreational, residential and other requirements of a growing University. The University has facilities such as shopping Centre, Health Centre, Bank, Post office, Swimming Pool, Gymnasium, Sports Grounds, Botanical Gardens, well maintained parks, Open Air Theatre, Guest Houses, Faculty House, Seminar Complexes, Alumni House, Community Centre and a school, have been provided. Besides these facilities, the University Campus has 8 hostels for boys, 9 hostels for girls, a Working Women Hostel and 2 sports hostels. Panjab University Application Process All the eligible candidates will be able to apply online for admission to Panjab University. Candidates are required to visit the Panjab University official website - puchd.ac.in.