PU CET 2017 UG Entrance Exam

Punjab University Common Entrance Test (PU CET 2017) is an undergraduate level examination that is being organized for those of you who desire to take admission in Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharma), BHMS and B.Sc. This test is based on Semester system and the individuals are admitted in different colleges depending on the courses selected by them. The individuals who select BHMS would be admitted in Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital and the individuals who select Bachelor of Pharmacy would be admitted in University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

The seats would be distributed according to the merit list and you need to be aware about this system of the University. The individuals of Indian National Mathematics Olympiad can straight away take admission in B.Sc. without facing Punjab University Common Entrance Test. NRI quota and reserved category quota is available for the individuals those of you who fulfill the requirements. The number of seats is limited and you are advised to follow all the terms and conditions that are the basic requirements for the examination.

PU CET 2017 Medical

The examination is not computer based and you would have to give the exam on the OMR sheet. Before the examination you need to show your admit cards that would be valid only if you have an identity proof. The admit cards are provisional and are only for taking the entry in the examination. Examination dates are released after the registration process finishes and the college authority would notify the individuals if there are any changes. They can track all the information from the website as all the notifications are updated on it.

PU CET 2017 UG Exam Summary
Exam Name Punjab University Common Entrance Test
Commonly known as PU CET
Exam level State Level
Conducting Authority Punjab University, Chandigarh
Exam Stream Medical Entrance Exam

PU CET 2017 UG Eligibility Criteria

The PU CET 2017 eligibility criteria is a mandatory field of judgement where the individuals have to analyze themselves. Although, the courses offered after the exam are different but the eligibility standards remain same for all of you. The following standards make you eligible for the examination.

  • Those of you who have qualified their 12th standard or have appeared in the board examination would be eligible to place their application for the examination. You should be from a recognized board. The common subjects that are compulsory for the candidates are Physics, Chemistry and Bio. English is also considered in the examination. Those of you who do not have English as one of the language are not eligible to apply for the examination.

  • Your age needs to be seventeen years on 31 December. The Indian citizens would only be eligible to participate in the examination and NRI quota is an exception. Those of you belonging to the reserved category should present their caste certificate duly signed by the authority. The signature of other gazette officers would not be acceptable.
  • Those of you who are physically challenged are applicable for reservation but only on certain grounds. Those who are suffering from locomotors inabilities would be served first. The reservation would be on the basis of the percentage of the illness and if it is lower than the decided percentage the reservation would be cancelled.

PU CET 2017 UG Application Form

Those of you who are filling PU CET 2017 application form should read all the instructions that are mentioned in the prospectus. These rules are also available on the official website which is cetug.puchd.ac.in. All the information furnished in these mediums is authentic and provides a clear picture of application procedure. Below listed forms are also helpful in applying:

  • You would have to fill the online form to take part in Punjab University Common Entrance Test. Once the online application is filled you cannot make any amendments in the form. Therefore the field which are mandatory need to be filled carefully and only genuine information has to be entered in the fields.
  • The application fee is also to be paid by the individuals. There are two methods to pay the examination fee. The first one is the online payment gateway and the second one is the demand draft. Fee for the Indian individuals and for the NRI quota individuals would differ. The demand draft would be drafted in the favor of Registrar, Punjab University, Chandigarh payable at State Bank of India, Sector –14, Chandigarh). You should pay the fee at the time of registration itself.

PU CET 2017 UG Syllabus

PU CET 2017 UG Mathematics Syllabus

Unit 1

  • Sets and Functions
    • Algebra
    • Co-ordinate Geometry
    • Calculus
    • Mathematical Reasoning

Unit 2

  • Relations and Functions
    • Algebra
    • Calculus
    • Vectors and Three dimensional Geometry
    • Linear Programming
    • Probability


PU CET 2017 UG Physics Syllabus

Unit 1

  • Physical world and measurements
    • Kinematics
    • Laws of motion
    • Work, Energy and Power
    • Motion of system of particiles and rigid body
    • Gravittation
    • Properties of bulk matter
    • Thermodynamics
    • Behavior of perfect gas and kinetic theory
    • Oscillation and Waves

Unit 2

  • Electro statistics
    • Current Electricity
    • Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
    • Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
    • Electromagnetic waves
    • Optics
    • Dual nature of matter and radiation
    • Atoms and nuclei
    • Electronic Devices
    • Communication systems

PU CET 2017 UG Chemistry Syllabus

Unit 1

  • Some Basic concepts of chemistry
    • Structure of Atom
    • Classification of Elements and periodicity of properties
    • Chemical bonding and molecular structure
    • States of matter, gases and liquids
    • Thermodynamics
    • Equibrilium
    • Redox Reaction
    • Hydrogen
    • s-Block Elements
    • Group 14 Elements
    • Organic Chemistry
    •  Hydrocarbons
    • Environmental Chemistry

Unit 2

  • Solid State
    • Solutions
    • Electrochemistry
    • Chemical Kinetics
    • Surface Chemistry
    • General Principles and processes of isolation of elements
    • p- Block Elements
    • d and f Block Elements
    • Co-ordination compounds
    • Haloalkelines and Haloarenes
    • Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
    • Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
    • Organic Compounds containing nitrogen
    • Chemistry in everyday life.

PU CET 2017 UG Biology Syllabus

Unit 1

  • Diversity in Living World
    • Structural Organization in animals and plants
    • Cell Structure and Function
    • Plant Physiology
    • Human Physiology

Unit 2

  • Reproduction
    • Genetics and Evolution
    • Biology and Human Welfare
    • Biotechnology and its application
    • Ecology and its environment

PU CET 2017 UG Biotechnology Syllabus


  • Introduction to Biotechnology
  • Biomolecules
  • Cell and Development
  • Genetics and Molecular Biology


  • Protein and Gene Manipulation
  • Cell Culture and Genetic Manupilation

Computer Science


  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Introduction to C++
  • Programming Methodology
  • Programming in C++

Unit- 2

  • Programming in C++
  • Data Structures
  • Database Management System and SQL
  • Boolean Algebra
  • Networking and Open Source Software 

PU CET UG 2017 Important Dates:

Releasing date of official notification and other information related to PU CET UG 2017 Released
Availability of PU CET UG 2017 Prospectus and Application Form on the official website of Panjab University will starts from 3rd week of March 2017
End date for receiving of information on the website to generate the Bank Challan will be Last week of April 2017
End date for deposit of fee in any branch of State Bank of India by utilizing auto generated challan Last week of April, 2017
Final date for submission of fee details and uploading of signature, photograph, with remaining of the important information on the website First week of May 2017
Date of issuing of PU CET UG 2017 admit cards (Roll No.) 2nd week of May 2017
Panjab University Common Entrance Test under Graduate 2017 will be held on 3rd week of May 2017
Result of PU CET UG 2017 will be declared on First week of June, 2017

The above dates are tentative. No official dates have been declared yet. Keep visiting our website in order to get any updates.

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    • Hi.
      The syllabus is as per the CBSE for the session 2015-16. It would consists of subjects like Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology and computer science

  1. Sir, Is April 28 , 2016 the last date to fill the application form for the PU-CET?. Actually I am in dillema!!!!

  2. There are limited seats in bsc physics so how many acc to you join for bsc physics(honours) . Is is difficult to get seat in physics after clearing CET .

  3. Sir is it compulsory to have biology in class 12th and also i did not fill computer science and biology in the application form.i only fill physics,chemistry and maths in the cet form

  4. sir,
    if u really have some true information about PU-CET2016….then plz tell when the applicants will be informed about the PU-CET UG center,timings and all

  5. hi this is harjinder singh , my sisster had apply for pu cet2016 she wana to admission in bsc nursing so please tell about all things.i.e syllabus,pattern seats,marks etc. plz

  6. Hi
    I’m from hyderabad
    Is their any exam centre in hyderabad
    I have no idea about it
    Do u have any

  7. hi i have filled form of pucet for bsc hons. in mathematics …i wanted to knw abt the books i should follow for prepration nd that my test will consist of mathematics only?????i also wanted to knw about the time,no. of questions nd total marks of the test for bsc hons. maths

    • Hi,
      There would be total of 60 questions in mathematics, 2 marks shall be given for each question, the paper would be totally of 120 marks and duration of the paper would be 70 minutes for maths

  8. Dear sir,I have cleared my 12th in 2015. Am I eligible for the PUCET?I have already applied and paid the fees.
    Also sir,which subjects I need to write for Bsc Biotechnology?

  9. Hello sir,
    please let me know what is the minimum rank (in pu-cet) required by a SC candidate to get admission in the PU campus in B.SC(hons) in maths,physics and chemistry separately.
    Thank you

  10. halo sir, when will the merit list of pu cet(ug) will displayed and sir what is the minimum rank required to take admission..

    • Hi,
      It would be available from 7th – 10th June 2016, and a minimum of 15% is needed in the test to attain admission.

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