Chandigarh University is recognized as the private university located in the limits of Chandigarh (Mohali). The university was established in the year 2015 as an Indian Institute of Higher Education under the “Chandigarh University Act” recognized bu the UGC. The university owes the many recognitions, approvals and memberships. The university comprises in many schools and institutions in various fields of education. University Institute of Pharma Science (UIPS) runs undergraduate and doctoral courses in the field of pharmacy.
Chandigarh University campus is spread over in around 100 acres of land on national highway – 95 (Chandigarh – Ludhiana Highway) in Sahibzada Ajeet Singh Nagar in Chandigarh (Mohali) in Punjab. the campus is lying in the rural area and located between the two villages named as Mamupur and Gharuan. The campus is well-connected by the roadways, city buses and campus transportation.
The campus provides the airy environment and wide space for each amenity and facility. Being located in the rural area, the campus explore the ambient environment for study. The campus is collaborated with so many giant companies and top institutions. Campus has all required amenities and facilities for Indian and international students.
The campus offers various UG, PG, Diploma and research programmes in various fields of education like Engineering, Management, Hotel Management, Animation And Multimedia, Computer Science, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Architecture, Design and Planning, Legal Studies, Agricultural Science, Physical Education and Sports, Journalism and Mass Communication, Language, Literature and Culture, Teachers Training & Research. The most sought engineering disciplines are as the following:
- Civil engineering
- Computer and Communication Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Petroleum Engineering
- Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences
The campus has been tied up with many industries for students placement, industrial training and visits. The campus has a city placement office which organizes all placement and training related activities. The top visiting companies are Capegemini India, Deloitte, FMC Technologies India, Hewlett-Packard India, Microsoft, Wipro Technologies Ltd, Godrej & Boyce, Infogain India, ITC infotech, JSW Steel.