Chitkara University, Punjab 

Chitkara University, Punjab is a private university established in 2010 founded by the Punjab State Legislature and comes under the establishment of the Chitkara Educational Trust based in Chandigarh. Chitkara University is the best university in Punjab and is a UGC approved university, which offers multidisciplinary Undergraduate, Post Graduate and Doctoral programs in fields like Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Health Science, Nursing and many more

Chitkara University has a beautiful campus spread across 50 acres and also equidistance from Chandigarh, Mohali, Panchkula, Ambala and Patiala. Campus as well-equipped with all the modern facilities.  As a result of this student-centric approach, Chitkara University is recognized as one of the best private universities in the North India region. Universities accommodate a good number of foreign students opting for different programs.

Chitkara University Highlights

Established |Type of College

2010 | Private University


Chandigarh-Patiala National Highway, Punjab

Official Website

Recognition & Approvals


Mode of Application

Online & Offline 

Popular Courses

UG, PG and Doctoral 

Basic Admission Criteria 


Placement statistics

Highest Package – INR 31 LPA / Over 500 Recruiters 

Accommodation Facility

Hostel Available (Both Boys & Girls)



Accepted Entrance Exam 

Merit – 12th and Graduation Percentage 
National Level – JEE Mains, NATA, UCEED and many others

Awards and Rankings

  • Chitkara Business School stood in A4 Category, National Level In 2019 B-School Survey by Business Standard Places.
  • Recognized as India’s Best Business School in North Zone by Careers360.
  • Successfully list as Top 10 Must Watch B-School of the Year 2019 by Higher Education Digest Magazine Places. 
  • Achieved A+++ Category by Business India Magazine. 
  • Business Today Magazine Ranks Chitkara University at 74th Position in India’s Best B-Schools, 2019.
  • As per Outlook ICare B-School Ranking 2020, Chitkara University is at 35th among Top Private MBA Institutions of India at National Level. 


Chitkara University Courses Offered and Fee Structure  

Before taking admission all the candidates can refer below table to get a fair idea about the fee structure of some major courses covering almost all the streams.


Course Duration

Fees Per Semester

Eligibility  Criteria


4 Years

82, 000

60% in 12th and JEE-MAINS 2020 


3 Years


50% in 12th and PI – Personal Interview


3 Years


50% in 12th and PI – Personal Interview


3 Years


50% in 12th and PI – Personal Interview


3 Years


50% in 12th and PI – Personal Interview

B.Tech (IT / EE / ME / CE)

4 Years


50% in 12th Standard


4 Years


12th in (PCB as Compulsory Subjects) and PI – Personal Interview

M.Sc. (Nursing)

2 Years


The Candidate should be registered Nurse with any State Nursing Registration Council 
55% marks in graduation from relevant field and 1 year work experience after Basic Nursing 

B. Pharm 

4 Years


50% in 12th with PCM or PCB and PI – Personal Interview


2 Years


50% in Graduation or Post Graduation

B. Arch

5 Years


50% in 12th & PCB Marks or 50% in 10+3 Diploma  and Merit on the basis of Score in NATA and JEE MAINS 2020


4 Years


12th and valid score in UCEED


Chitkara University Application Process 2020 (Step by step)

The application process for all the courses offered by Chitkara University is the same. Students can be filled online as well as offline as preferred by them. Below are the steps that students can follow for the processes.

How to Apply Online for Chitkara University?

Students is required to follow the following steps to apply online -

Step 1: Visit the official website of university i.e.

Step 2: Create a login ID and password by entering the required details and click on submit button.

Step 3: After form submission, you will receive an email from CU to verify your email address & to create an account on the official website.

Step 4: Now, login to the website and enter the academic, personal, work experience details to the application form along with necessary documents such as mark sheets, passport size photograph, signature and so on.

Step 5: Pay the application fee online through debit or credit card or via net banking. 

Step 6: Print the application form and acknowledgement slip for future reference.

How to Apply Offline for Chitkara University?

A candidate is required to follow the following steps to apply offline -

Step 1: Candidate is required to download the application form from this link

Step 2: Download Application Form is at the bottom of Page at the right  

Step 3: Fill in the application form and submit it in person at campus along with necessary documents 

Step 4: The application fee needs to be submitted at the campus through DD to be made in favour of Chitkara University.

Step 5: Keep the acknowledgement receipt for future correspondence. 

Document Required

Following documents are required for admission -

  • Scanned passport size photo of the candidate in JPG or JPEG format
  • Scanned copies of marksheet and certificate of 10th, 12th and graduation. 
  • A valid e-mail ID and mobile number
  • Entrance Exam scorecard

Chitkara University Scholarship

Chitkara University gives scholarships to scholarly and bright students’ basis on their academic excellence. Below are the lists of scholarships that Chitkara University offers:

Post-matric Scholarship Scheme for SCs / OBCs Students

  • SCs Category Students whose Parents yearly income comes between INR 0 – 2,50,000 are eligible to get 100% Course Fees Scholarship 
  • OBCs Category Students whose Parents yearly income comes between INR 0 – 1,00,000 are eligible to get 100% Course Fees Scholarship 

Scholarship Scheme for Minorities Students and Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for College and University Students

Post-Matric Scholarship for Minority Students – Scholarship will be awarded to a student who has achieved 50% marks in the previous final examination with a total annual income of parents/guardian does not exceed INR 2 Lakh. 30% scholarship is earmarked for girls students of each minority community in a State/UT which is transferable to male students of that community in case of non-availability of female students in that community in the concerned State/UT

AICTEs Scholarship for J&K Students

Students must be a domicile of J&k, and had also completed his or her 12th from J&K School, located in J&K with minimum family income not exceeding INR 6 Lakh per annum 


Academic Fee Limits

Maintenance Charges

No. of Scholarship

General Degree

Upto Rs 30,000 /-


Rs 1 Lakh for all


Professional Degree – Eng. / Nursing / Pharma / HMCT Degree

Upto Rs. 1.25 Lakh


Medical Degree

Upto Rs 3 Lakh


Total No of Scholarship



Chitkara University Placements

Chitkara University always focuses on achieving 100% placements every year and have successfully set path breaking recruitment records in past years. Placement Cell of Chitkara University prepares students from the very beginning by answering and resolving questions around their career planning.  

Highest salary offered

INR 32 LPA by Chitkara Business School 

Prominent recruiters who have hired Chitkara University’s students 

Infosys | Wipro | Microsoft | Google | Airtel | IBM | HCL | Hindustan Unilever Limited | Accenture | HDFC Bank | Citi Bank | Oracle | NVIDIA | Texas Instruments | Tech Mahindra | Dell | Mahindra | Godrej | ITC Limited | Vodafone | Fortis | Reliance Industries Limited | SAP | PEPSICO | Asian Paints | TATA Motors | Taj Hotel Resorts and Places | GEMINI Solution |

Each Institute of Chitkara University has set significant placement records. Few of them listed below: 

Chitkara Business School – Highest Salary of INR 32 LPA, Average Salary Package of INR 6.5 LPA with over 30 International Offers
Chitkara Engineering – Highest Salary of INR 31 LPA, Over 50 International Offers, 5 Crores Government-Funded Research Projects


Chitkara University Infrastructure & Facilities

All the students who want to take admission in Chitkara University will be provided with extremely modern infrastructure and useful amenities which will give them comfort like home. Being away from home students always miss that comfort and ease which this University ensures to manage it with well-equipped infrastructure facilities available at the campus. Some of them are listed below, just to have a glimpse:

  • Student Housing - Hostel Facility (Both Boys & Girls)
  • Well – Equipped Laboratories
  • Fully Wi-Fi Campus
  • Renowned Hospital Tie-ups for any emergency situation
  • Canteen & Cafeteria – Nutrition Food designed by Professional Dieticians
  • Mess & Canteen in Hostel
  • Auditorium 
  • Computing Facilities
  • Library Facility
  • Banks and ATMs
  • Gym and Health Club
  • Mineral water (RO service)
  • Power Back Ups
  • Electrician and Plumber for immediate solution
  • Tight security arrangements to ensure a pleasant stay thereby enabling students to focus on academics.
  • Sports Facility – Outdoor and Indoor Games

Chitkara University Hostel Fees

Chitkara University caters students from all across the country, therefore to give them Home Away from Home ease; institute provides a well-maintained hostel facility for both Boys and Girls separately. Chitkara University ensures caring warden, tight security and pleasant stay which allow students to focus on their studies along with all the other recreational activities for fun time.


Triple Sharing 


Four Sharing 


Five Sharing 


Mess – Food

Mess Fees Per Semester



Laundry Fees


Security Deposit

Caution Fees (Refundable)



Chitkara University Contact Details

Email ID

[email protected]



Chandigarh-Patiala National Highway (NH-64), Punjab- 140 401


Frequently Asked Questions

Ques. Is Chitkara University in UGC approved?
Yes, Chitkara University, Punjab is UGC, COA, PCI, NCTE, INC, & NCHMCT approved private university and has been established in 2010

Ques. Does Chitkara University offer placement to their students?
Yes, the university has set path breaking placement records for their students in past years. Placement cell collaborate with students from the beginning of their studies to boost their career opportunities

Ques. What was the Highest & Average package offered by the companies?
Highest Salary Package is INR 31 LPA offered and average salary package offered by the other companies till date is INR 6.5 LPA

Ques. How many application modes are there to fill application forms for taking admission in Chitkara University?
DIT University provides both Online & Offline mode for filling the application form 

Ques. Does Chitkara University provide scholarships to their students?
Yes, Chitkara University provides scholarships to their students on various terms like 

  • Post-matric Scholarship Scheme for SCs / OBCs Students
  • Scholarship Scheme for Minorities Students and Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for College and University Students
  • AICTEs Scholarship for J&K Students

Ques. Does Chitkara University provide Accommodation Facilities to their students?
Yes, Chitkara University, Punjab provides Hostel facilities to their students for both girls & boys on Triple, Four and Five sharing basis. 

Ques. Who all are the top recruiters that visited the campus at the time of placement?
The top companies included Infosys, IBM, Nestle, HP, Philips, Panasonic, Flipkart, HSBC and many more.