Region round-up — II


Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana

Established: 1964

Tele: 4686600(30 lines)

Courses offered: MBBS, MD/MS/Diploma Courses in various specialities, DM/MCh courses in various super-specilaities

Seats: Annual intake of students for MBBS course is 70

Claim to fame: The hospital has state-of-art patient care facilities available in every critical care.

Christian Medical College, Ludhiana

Established: 1894

Tele: 5026999; 5010819

Courses offered: MBBS; Diploma (Anesthesia, OBG, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Radiology, Radiotherapy)

Star stream: MBBS

Cut-off: All INDIA open category: 13

All India Christian category: 31

Seats: MBBS: 75;

Claim to fame: Christian Medical College, Ludhiana has been designated as a Regional center for faculty development by Medical Council of India, to train teachers in the art of teaching from medical colleges in the state of Punjab, Himachal, J&K and Uttrakhand.

Government Medical College, Patiala

Established: 1953

Tele: 0175-2212018, Courses offered: B.Sc (Medical Lab Technology), B.Sc Medical (Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry).

Star streams: B.Sc Medical (Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry).

Seats: B.Sc (Medical Lab Technology) 40; B.Sc. Medical (Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry) 10.

Cut-off: 40 per cent for SC and BC, 45 per cent for handicapped and 50 per cent for others.

Claim to fame: The second oldest medical college in the state is affiliated to Baba Farid University of Health and Sciences, Faridkot. Attached with it is Rajindra Hospital , a 161-bed TB hospital

Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana

Established: 2006

Tele: 0161-2553394

Courses offered: Bachelor in Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry 60 seats, Bachelor of Fisheries Sciences 18 seats, B.Tech. Dairy Technology 25 seats.

Cut-off: CET by GADVASU and top merit students

Claim to fame: University has been working to boost livestock, fisheries and dairy sector under the Diversification move. It has been providing latest knowledge to students and farmers on animal health and better production.

Government Medical College , Srinagar

Established: 1959

Tele: 01942453115

Courses offered: MBBS(undergraduate level), MD/MS/ Diploma (Post Graduate level) , BOPEE

Star stream: MBBS

Cut-off: Common Entrance Test conducted by Board of Professional for Entrance Examinations (BOPEE)

Seats: MD/ MS:60, PG Diploma- 25, MBBS - 100

Claim to fame: Some of the best doctors serving in the most reputed hospitals and educational institutions around the world from Kashmir have studied here. The college has taken a lead in providing medical education to the Kashmiris for half a century.

Guru Nanak Dev Dental College and Research Institute, Sunam, Sangrur

Established: 1997

Tele: 01676-224801, 01676-224806

Courses offered: BDS, GNM and ANM.

Star stream: BDS

Seats: BDS (100); GNM (50); ANM (30)

SKIMS Medical College, Bemina


Tele: +91 - 194 - 2401013

Courses offered: MBBS,

Cut off: Common Entrance Test conducted by Board of Professional Entrance Examinations

Seats: MBBS (50)

Claim to fame: Some of the graduates of this medical college are now working as licensed physicians in countries like the US, Australia, UK, etc. and have brought laurels to this institution.

Govt Dental College, Srinagar

Established: 1959.

Tele: 194-2455022, 2480679

Courses offered: PG Courses Conservative Dentistry, Oral Surgery Periodontics Oral Medicine Orthodontics Prosthodontics, BDS (undergraduate )

Star stream: BDS

Cut-off: Common Entrance Test

Seats: BDS:50; PG(12)

Claim to fame: Being the only Dental College in the state, the college runs various kinds of Dental medicine courses.

DAV Institute of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation, Jalandhar

Established: 1994

Tele: 0181-2208021

Courses offered: Bachelor in physiotherapy (40 seats); masters in physiotherapy - sports (5 seats); masters in physiotherapy - neuro and masters in physiotherapy - ortho (9 seats each); diploma in P & O engineering (engineering course of artificial limbs) (25 seats)

Star stream: Physiotherapy

Claim to fame: Only Institute in Punjab to provide Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Artificial Limbs Centre services under one roof, only Institute in Punjab to have dedicated and state of the art Foot Clinic and Balance Clinic

Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni (Solan)

Established: 1986


Tele: 01792-252363

Courses offered: Undergraduate, post graduate, doctorate courses.

College of Forestry: Silviculture and Agroforestry, Tree Improvement, Forest Products, Soil Sciences and Water management, Environmental Sciences, Basic Sciences and Social Sciences

College of Horticulture: Biotechnology, Entomology, Floriculture and Landscaping, Mycology and Pathology, Fruit Sciences, Food Sciences and Technology, Vegetable Science and Business management.

Star stream: Forestry

Cut-off: Admissions is on the basis of an entrance test for under graduate course and on merit basis for higher courses.

Claim to fame: It is the only university in Asia promoting education , research and extension education in horticulture and forestry. Several students from the university clear the prestigious Indian Forest Services and various state forest services examinations every year. Several university alumni are presently serving as Vice Chancellors of various prestigious farm universities in the country including national level institute like Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics etc

Sri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences, Dehradun

Established: 2006

Tele: 09412910925

Courses offered: MBBS (available seats- 100);Paramedical Courses: B Sc (optometry), BSc (medical microbiology), B Sc (BPT), B Sc (BMLT), B Sc (DMRIT), M Sc (MLT), M Sc (MPL), B Sc (nursing)

Claim to fame: The institute has got approval from MCI to start postgraduate courses (MD/MS) in pre and para clinical subjects.


Thapar University


Tele: 0175-2393021

Courses offered: BE and B.Tech

Seats: BTech (Biotechnology) 40; BE (Chemical Engineering) 75; Civil Engineering (75); Computer Engineering (110); Computer Engineering (for Chandigarh Campus) 60; Electrical Engineering (75); Electronics and Communication Engineering (110); Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Engineering (75); Mechanical Engineering (110); BE(IE)-MBA (Industrial Engineering) 30.

Cut-off: As per AIEEE ranking.

Claim to fame: TU is ranked amongst India's top technical universities by independent research organisations. It was established as an engineering college named Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology. The university has a very good placement record.

National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

Established: 1963

Tele: 01744-233201,204

Star Streams: Computer Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering

Cut-off: 21,000 (AIEEE Rank, Haryana Quota)

Seats: B Tech: 832

Claim to Fame: National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra is celebrating its Golden Jubilee Year during September 2012 - September 2013. The status of an Institution of National Importance as granted by the MHRD, Govt. of India.

National Institute of Technology (NIT), Hamirpur

Established: 1986

Tele: 01972 - 222308

Star stream: BTech and M Tech courses in Electronic and Communication and Computer sciences

Cut-off: Seats for BTech courses are filled on the basis of AIEEE ranking and

Seats: 509 seats (average 92 seats in each discipline)

Claim to fame: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Hamirpur is a premier technology institute of the state and is ranked as 14th among the top 50 engineering colleges of the country.

Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana

Established: 1956

Tele: 0161-2502700

Courses offered: B.Tech Courses in Civil Engineering (180 seats), Mechanical Engineering (180 seats), Electrical (90 seats), Electronics and Communication (90 seats), Computer Science Engineering (150 seats), Information Technology (90 seats) and Production Engineering (45 seats).

Claim to fame: The College has bagged several national awards in academics and sports and one of the student is Arjun Awardee. Besides, the students are absorbed well in India and Abroad.

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology (deemed university), Longowal

Established: 1991

Tele: 01672-280057

Courses offered: M.Tech, MBA, M.Sc, Ph.D in various disciplines including Food Technology, Chemical Technology etc

Star streams: M.Tech, MBA

Seats: Degree programme (599) ; M.Tech.(172), MBA (50), M. Sc. Programme-60 seats.

Claim to fame: The institute is accredited by NAAC and NBA. About 80 to 85 per cent of eligible students get placed every year through campus placements.

National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), Karnal

Established: 1955

Tele: 0184-2259010, 2259017


Cut-off: Admission is through "All india Entrance Examination for UG Admissions in Agriculture", conducted by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi.

Seats available: 30

Claim to fame: Conducts National and International conferences every year and hosts the National Academy of Dairy Sciences

Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran Established: 2001 /

Tele: 0172-3984200 / 0160-3045300

Star courses: CSE, IT, ECE

Seats: CSE: 600; ECE: 420; M.E. 420; IT: 180; Civil : 120

Claim to fame: NBA Accedited Engineering Programmes. Ranked 7th Best Engineering Institute
in India

DCR University of Science and Technology, Murthal

Established: 2006

Tele: 0130-2484005

Courses offered: B.Tech Star streams: B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering).

Claim to fame: The university has taken time-bound action for improving upon the facilities needed in terms of physical infrastructure.

Ambala College of Engineering and Applied Research, Ambala

Established: 2002

Tele: 0171-2821833, 2822001-003

Courses offered: B.Tech and M.Tech

Star streams: Biotechnology engineering; CSE; electronics and communication engineering and mechanical

Cut-off: As per AICTE norms

Seats: B.Tech 60 seats in each branch

Claim to fame: It is among top two technical colleges in academics affiliated to Kurukshetra University. Well equipped laboratories with facility to work six days a week.

Guru Nanak Institutions, Mullana, Ambala

Established: 2008

Tele: 09996100140, 09996500140

Courses offered: B.Tech, M.Tech & MBA

Star stream: B.Tech/MBA

Cut-off: Min 60 per cent in qualifying exam

Seats: B.Tech (CSE - 120, ECE - 120, ME - 120, IT - 60);

Claim to fame: GNI is known as a placement hub in the region offering placements not only to its own students but also to the students of the nearby region.

Shree Siddhivinayak Group 0f Institutions, Shahpur, Bilaspur

Near Jagadhri, Dist. Yamuna Nagar

Established: 2008

Tele: 9416022299

Courses offered: BTech.

Star stream: Computer Science & Engineering

Cut-off: 50 per cent

Seats in different courses: BTech (Mech -120; ECE - 60; Electrical - 60; Civil - 120; Computer Science & Engineering - 60). BBA - 60.

Claim to fame: Glory of India Award for Excellence in Technical Education. Managerial Excellence Award from AIMA.

University Institute of Engg. & Technology, Kurukshetra University

Established: 2004

Tele: 01744-239155

Courses and seats: B. Tech. Electronics & Communication Engg. 120; Computer Science & Engg. 120; Mechanical Engg.60; Biotechnology Engg. 60;

Star stream: Electronics & Communication Engg.

Cut-off: Below 80000 AEEE rank through HSCS counseling.

Claim to fame: Ministry of Human Resource Development in assistance with World Bank has granted a project of Rs. 10 crore to UIET, KUK.

Seth Jai Parkash Mukand Lal Institute of Engineering & Technology (JMIT), Radaur, Yamunanagar

Established: 1995

Tele :01732 - 284195, 284779, 9416029704

Courses offered: B.Tech Applied Electronics & Communication Engineering 60; Chemical Engineering 60; Information Technology 60; Electrical Engineering 60; Mechanical Engineering 120; Computer Science & Engineering 120; Electronics & Communication Engineering 120.

Star streams: Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering

Claim to fame : First Self-Financing Institute of the state of Haryana. Has the state-of- the- art infrastructure. JMIT is certified as ISO 9001:2008' for Quality Management Systems.

Punjab Technical University Giani Zail Singh Campus

Tele: 0164-2280985

Courses offered: B.Tech (Electronics and Communication, Electrical, Mechanical, Computer Science, Textiles, Architecture, Civil Engineering).

Seats: Architecture (40), Mechanical (120), Computer Science (90), Textiles (60), Civil Engineering (120), ECE (60), Electrical (60).

Cut-off: As per AIEEE ranking; last year, admission started from 4,000 rank.

Star streams: B.Tech (Mechanical, Electronics and Civil)

Claim to fame: The institute is fully equipped with laboratories and latest equipment.

Kurukshetra Institute of Technology & Management

Established: 2007

Tele: 01741-283841-42

Seats: Computer Sc. & Engg. 120; Electronics & Comm.Engg 120;Information Technology 60; Mechanical Engg. 60; Electrical Engg. 60; M.Tech. 42; MBA 60; BBA 60.

Star stream: Electronics & Communication Engineering

Claim to fame: KITM is a part of a National Project on Materials and Smart Sensor along with Kurukshetra University.

Baba Farid Group of Institutions, Bathinda

Established: 2008

Tele: 0164-2786003, 2786045

Courses offered: B.Tech (CSE, ECE, IT, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical), Computer Sciences, BCA, BA, B.Sc (Medical and Non-Medical, B.Com, B.Sc (Computer Science), B.Sc (Biotech and Agriculture), B.Sc Agriculture (Integrated), BBA.

Seats: B.Tech (CSE, ECE, IT, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical) 60 each; Computer Sciences (60), BCA (320); B.Sc (Computer Science) 80; B.Sc (Biotech) 40; and B.Sc (Agriculture) 80, B.Sc Agriculture (Integrated) 80, BBA (250).

Cut-off: For engineering courses, admissions are done as per AIEEE rankings.

Claim to fame: The institute is popular amongst students as it is the first private engineering college in the district.

Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat


Tele: 1792-245371, /239203

Streams offered: Electronics and Communications, Computer Sciences, Information Communication

Technology, Biotech, Bioinformatics, Civil Engineering and B. Pharmacy

Star stream: Civil engineering as there is immense scope for the pass outs to be absorbed in the JP's Group's own hydel power and other infrastructure projects across the country.

Cut-off : 60,000 AIEEE for All India students, 87,000 for students of Himachal

Seats: ECE-120; CS-120; ICT-60; Civil -90; Bioinformatics-30; Biotech-30; B.Pharmacy-30

Claim to fame: The university has filed 10 patents out of which three have been published and one granted. Projects worth Rs 10 crore are underway in the university which are funded by various national level agencies.

Sri Sai College of Engineering and Technology, Badhani, Pathankot

Established: 2002

Tele: 01870-250111

Seats: B.Tech (Civil Engineering) 180; B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) 150; B.Tech (Computer Engineering) 150; B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engineering) 120; B.Tech (Electrical Engineering) 30.

Star streams: B.Tech (Civil Engineering)

Cut-off: 50 per cent in Class XII.

Dronacharya Institute of Management and Technology, Kurukshetra

Established: 2001

Tele.: 01744-329099;

Courses offered: BBA, BCA

Seats: BBA-60; BCA-60

Claim to fame: The Institute has distinguished itself as an institute of higher learning in this region. It has long list of alumni who have made remarkable contribution in the field of Management and Computer Science

National Institute of Technology, Srinagar


Tele: 01942- 2422032, 2420475

Star stream: Electronics and Communications

Cut-off: Depends on All India Entrance Examinations (AIEEE) which are conducted by Central Board of School Education (CBSE).

Seats: BTech E&C - 60; Mechanical- 77; Metallurgical and Materials -59

Claim to fame: Excellent Placement Track record of the pass outs in Indian corporate big wigs like Tata Consultancy Services, Wipro, Samsung, Coal India, Maruti Suzuki etc. During 2012- 2013 , the NIT Srinagar had record of nearly 100 % placements in almost all branches .

Shaheed Bhagat Singh College State Technical Campus, Ferozepore

Established: 1994

Tele: 8288012050

Courses offered: MBA, MCA, B.Tech. B.Tech (LEET), BCA, B.Sc (IT)

Seats: MBA (60), MCA (60), B.Tech (600), B.Tech Lateral Entry (114).

Star Streams: Computer Science Engineering

Cut-off: ECE: Rank 3,62,175; CSE: Rank 2,95,425; Mechanical: Rank 3,14,572; Chemical: Rank 4,75,100; Civil: Rank 3,48,130, Electrical: Rank 4,94,182.

Claim to fame: The MHRD selected the institute under its Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme and provided a grant of Rs 10 crore in 2012. In 2012.

SSM College of Engineering and Technology, Pattan, Kashmir


Tele: 0194-2137282 / 9419011492 / 9906413186

Star stream: Electronics and Communication and Civil Engineering

Cut-off: Common Entrance Test score

Seats: BTech E&C( 60); Mechanical (60); Civil (60); Computers (60); Diplomas in E&C, Electrical , Information Technology and Automobile Engineering (40 each)

Claim to fame: The only private engineering college in valley with maximum intake capacity for various branches of engineering at undergraduate level.

Islamic University of Science and Technology, Awantipora (School of Technology)


Tele: 01933-247954

Star stream: Bachelor’s in Computer Science Engineering and Food Technology

Cut-off: All-India Entrance Examinations Score (AIEEE) conducted by CBSE . Bachelors in Food Technology admission based on University Entrance test

Seats: BTech in Computer Science: 90; Electronics and Communication : 90; Food Technology:90; Masters in Computer Application:60

Claim to fame: The college has shot to fame in a limited period of time since its establishment for its modern infrastructure especially the laboratory facilities for courses like Food Technology and MCA.

B.M. Institute of Engineering and Technology, Sonepat

Established: 1999

Tele: 0130-2233662, 9812041694

Courses offered: B.Tech in CSE, ECE, IT, EEE, BBA,BCA

Star stream: ECE and CSE

Cut-off: Rank up to 2 lakh in AIEEE

Seats: Under-graduate courses - CSE (120), ECE (120), IT (60), EEE (60), BBA (60), BCA (60).

Claim to fame: Best academic results amongst all the institutes in Sonepat district under DCRUST-Murthal in 2013.

Maharishi Markandeshwar University Trust, Mullana, Ambala

Established: 1993

Tele: 01731-274475-76-77-78;

Courses offered: UG, PG, Diploma, Certificate in engineering, management, computer applications, commerce, hotel management etc.

Claim to fame: Accredited by ASIC, UK; Member International Association of Universities; M.M. University has been recognised as a "Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation" (SIRO).

Emax Group of Institutions, Ambala

Established: 2008

Tele: 01734-269702

Courses offered: B.Tech, Diploma, BBA, B.Ed

Star stream: B.Tech

Seats: B.Tech (CSE - 120; IT -60; ECE - 120; Automobile - 60; CE - 180; Electrical - 180). Diploma (CSE - 60; ECE - 60; Civil -120;

Claim to fame: Tie up with world’s largest student-run organisation for internship opportunities in 30 + universities abroad. World Class infrastructure on 78-acres.

Hindu College of Engineering, Sonepat

Established: 1999

Tele: 0130-2212755

Courses offered: Four-year B.Tech course

Star streams: Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering

Cut-off: As per eligibility criteria stated in the admission brochure.

Seats: 60 seats per course per stream

Claim to fame: Experienced faculty, well-equipped laboratories, well-stocked library, 24-hour Internet connectivity, wi-fi, e-journal access are some of the distinguished features of HCE.

Global Institutes, Amritsar

Established: 2008

Tele : 73555-29928

Seats: B. Tech (CSE 120); ECE (120); ME (120); IT (60); CE (60)

Cut-off: AIEEE All India Rank - 4,85,549

Claim to fame: It got Outstanding Engineering Institute Award (North India) conferred by ET Now, Campus Excellence Award (North India Category) by Discovery Education Media Pvt. Ltd. and Dewang Mehta B-School Leadership Award.

Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology

Established: 2002

Tele: 0183-5069532

Courses offered: Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Cut-off: Admission as per Qualifying Exam.

Seats: Civil Engineering 120; Computer Science & Engineering 180; Electronics & Communication Engineering 180; Electrical & Electronics Engineering 60; Information Technology 120; Mechanical Engineering 180

Claim to fame: Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology is an accredited by NBA in 2009 and NAAC in 2012, It won the best infrastructure award in Northern Region in 2011,

Graphic Era Institute of Technology, Dehradun

Established: 2008

Tele: 0135 - 2643420, 2642727

Courses offered: B Tech and M Tech in almost all disciplines of Engineering. It also offers management and bio technology courses.

DAV Institute of Engineering & Technology, Jalandhar

Established: 2001

Tele: 0181-2207650

Courses offered: B Tech Courses: Electronics and Communication Engineering (120 seats) (cut off rank 102080); Computer Science and Engineering (60 seats) (cut off rank 81947), Electrical Engineering (60 seats) (cut off rank 122781), Information Technology (60 seats) (cut off rank 117729), Mechanical Engineering(60 seats) (cut off rank 97243), Civil Engineering (60 seats) (cut off rank 111620).

Claim to fame: Maximum number of merit positions in PTU exams.

CT Institute of Engineering, Management and Technology, Jalandhar

Established: 2004

Tele: Maqsudan Campus 0181- 5009595, 5009605, 5009591, Shahpur Campus - 0181- 5055127, 5055128, 2995967

Star stream: The Departments of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Information Technology (IT),

Claim to fame: CT Institute has been identified as an IBM Centre of excellence.

Mehar Chand Polytechnic, Jalandhar

Established: 1954

Tele: 98786-15600

Courses offered: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Computer engineering, Automobile engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy (60 seats each); Star stream: Civil and computer engineering

Claim to fame: Winner of Best Polytechnic Award in North India (for the year 2011 and 2012)

St Soldier Polytechnic College, Jalandhar

Established: 2009

Tele: 0181-2690026

Courses offered: Mechanical Engineering, Civil, ECE, Computer Science Engineering, Tool and Die

Star stream: Computer Science

Claim to fame: Students got positions in first 20 merit holders. Won over all runners up trophy in youth festival of polytechnic colleges

Ramgarhia Institute of Engineering and Technology, Phagwara

Established: 1956

Tele: 01824 - 260448

Courses offered and seats: B.Tech (Electronics & Communication Engg) (120 seats); B.Tech (Computer Science & Engg) (120 seats); B.Tech (Mechanical Engg.) (60 seats); B.Tech (Civil Engg.) (60 seats); B.Tech (Information Technology) (60 seats).

Star stream: Engineering

Claim to fame: Good academic record and university positions. State of the art (wi-fi) campus, research scholars many.


Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala

Established: 2006

Tele: 0175-2304188

Courses: BALLB (Hons)

Seats: BALLB (80)

Cut-off: 50 per cent for general category and 45 per cent for SC/ST

Claim to fame: RGNUL campus is wi-fi enabled. The main campus is coming up at Sidhuwal village.

Bhai Gurdas College of Law

Established: 2003

Tele: 01672-251208, 251209

Course offered: BALLB and LLB

Seats: BALLB (160); LLB (80)

Claim to fame: Five students of the college got selected as judicial magistrate.

Bhagat Phool Singh Women University, Khanpur Kalan

Established: 2006

Tele: 01263-283001

Courses offered: BA, B.Sc (Computer Science, Home Science, Medical and Non-Medical), B.Tech (ECE, CSE, IT, FT), B.Com (Hons), B.Sc (Hospitality and Hotel Administration, LLB, BALLB, B.Pharmacy.

Star stream: B.Tech (IT), LLB, BALLB

Claim to fame: Academic exchanges programmes with foreign universities from the US, UK and South Korea.

Dayanand Anglo Vedic Post Graduate College, Dehradun

Established: 1946

Tele: 0135-2743555

Courses offered: BA, BSc, BCom, Law

Star stream: Law course is very popular and attracts students from several north Indian states.

Claim to fame: It is the biggest college of Uttarakhand. A total of 18,000 students are enrolled in the college. The college has former Mauritius Primer Minister Shiv Sagar Ram Ghulam, Late Union Minister HN Bahuguna and Late Army Chief Gen BC Joshi among its alumini.