Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) – The University was established on November 24, 1969, and situated in Amritsar, Punjab. GNDU is both a residential and affiliating university. The University campus is spread over 500 acres (2km2). At present, the university boasts 37 academic departments, three constituent colleges, two regional centres, and a score of support service departments together with several administrative offices. GNDU has been ranked 86 overall in India and 59 among the universities in 2018 by national Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). For Admission, to GNDU UG and PG courses students need to fulfil the eligibility criteria of the course. Check the articles for more information on Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) courses, faculty & departments, fees structure, and placements.

Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU)

GNDU offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PG Diploma / Diplomas / Certificates, and M.Phil programmes. There are four regional campuses and 3 University colleges. Students can check the table for the Academic calendar for 2018-19.

Description From To
Minor I 12 Feb 2018 16 Feb 2018
Minor II 26 Mar 2018 30 Mar 2018
End Sem Exam 04 May 2018 31 May 2018
Evaluation and Compilation of Results 04 May 2018 31 May 2018
Summer Vacations 01 Jun 2018 01 Jul 2018
Commence of New Session 02 Jul 2018 onwards
Minor I (Except for new admission of 2018-19 batch) 20 Aug 2018 24 Aug 2018
Mid Term Exam (only for new admission of 2018-19) 17 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2018
Minor II(Except for new admission of the 2018-19 batch) 03 Oct 2018 08 Oct 2018
End Sem Exam 22 Nov 2018 onwards
Evaluation and Compilation of Results 22 Nov 2018 onwards
Winter Vacations 17 Dec 2018 01 Jan 2019
Commence of New Sem 02 Jan 2019 onwards

GNDU Faculties and Departments

There are total 12 faculties and these faculties have various teaching Department. Students can check the list of faculties and departments below.

Faculties Departments
Faculty of Engineering & Technology Computer Science
Computer Engineering & Technology
Electronics Technology
Civil Engineering (UIT)
Mechanical Engineering (UIT)
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences History
Library and Information Science
Political Science
School of Social Sciences
Faculty of Life Sciences Biotechnology
Botanical & Environmental Sciences
Human Genetics
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Languages English
Foreign Languages
School of Punjabi Studies
Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit
Urdu and Persian
Faculty of Laws Laws
Faculty of Physical Education Physical Education
Faculty of Visual Arts & Performing Arts Music
Faculty of Economics & Business University School of Financial Studies
Punjab School of Economics
University Business School
Faculty of Education Education
Faculty of Humanities & Religious Studies Guru Nanak Studies
Faculty of Physical Planning & Architecture Architecture
Guru Ram Dass School of Planning
Faculty of Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy Department of Physiotherapy
MYAS GNDU Department of Sports Sciences and Medicine
Faculty of Sciences Chemistry
Food Sc. & Tech.

GNDU: Courses Offered

The University offers various courses under M.Phil, Postgraduate, Undergraduate, PG Diploma, Diplomas, and Certificates programmes. Check below the name of the courses.

Departments Course
Architecture Bachelor of Architecture
M.Arch. (Urban Design)
M.Arch.(Sustainable Built Environment)
Biotechnology M.Sc.(Biotechnology)
Botanical and Environmental Sciences M.Sc.(Botany)
M.Sc. Environmental Sciences
M.Tech (Env. Sc. & Tech.)
B.Sc. (Hons.) Botany
Chemistry B.Sc. (Hons. School)
M.Sc. (Hons. School)
M.Sc. Chemistry
M.Sc. Applied Chemistry (Pharmaceuticals)
B.Tech. (Textile Processing Technology)
Computer Science M.C.A. (three year)
M.Tech (Computer Science)
Computer Engineering & Technology B.Tech (Computer Sci. & Engineering)
M.Tech. (Computer Sci. & Engineering)
B.Tech. (Computer Engineering)
Education MA (Education)
Diploma in Early Child Care & Education
Certificate in Early Child Care & Education
Diploma in Special Education
Punjab School of Economics B.Sc. (Hons. School) Economics
M.Sc. (Hons. School) Economics
M.A. (Business Economics)
PG Diploma in Banking Insurance and Finance
Electronics Technology B.Tech (Electronics & Communication Engg.)
M.Tech (Electronics & Communication Engg.)
B.Tech (Computer & Communication Engg.)
English MA
M.Phil (English)
Food Science & Technology B.Tech (Food Technology)
M.Sc. (Food Technology)
PG Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Assurance in Food Industry
Foreign Languages Diploma in Russian (Full-Time)
Diploma in French (Full – Time)
Certificate in Russian (Part-Time)
Certificate in French (Part Time)
Certificate in German (Part Time)
Certificate in Japanese (Part Time)
Diploma in French (Part Time)
Diploma in German (Part Time)
Diploma in Russian (Part Time)
Advanced Diploma in French (Part Time)
Advanced Diploma in Russian (Part Time)
Guru Nanak Studies MA Religious Studies
MA Philosophy
M.Phil. (Religious Studies)
Hindi M.A.
PG Diploma in Translation (PGDT)
History M.A.
PG Diploma in Heritage Tourism of North West India
Human Genetics M.Sc.
M.Sc. (Hons. School)
B.Sc. (Hons. School)
Certificate in Applied Medical Genetics
Certificate in Applied Human Genetics
Laws LLB (three years)
B.A. LL.B (Five years)
LLM (One year)
Library & Information Science B.Lib & Information Science
M.Lib & Information Science
Mathematics M.Sc. Mathematics
B.Sc. (Hons.) Mathematics
Microbiology M.Sc. (Microbiology)
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry M.Sc. (Molecular Bio. & Biochem)
B.Sc. (Medical lab. Technology) (MLT)
Music M.P.A. (Music Vocal)
M.P.A. (Music Instrumental)
M.Phil. (Music & Inst.)
Pharmaceutical Sciences B. Pharmacy
Physical Education B.P.Ed.
Physics M.Sc.
M.Sc. (Hons School)
B.Sc.(Hons School)
Planning(Guru Ramdas School of Planning) Bachelor of Planning (Urban & Regional)
Master of Planning (Urban)
Master of Planning (Infrastructure)
Political Science M.A.
Psychology M.A.
P.G. Diploma in Mental Health Counselling
Punjabi(School of Punjabi Studies) B.A. (Hons School)
Certificate in Punjabi Translation
Sanskrit, pali & Prakrit M.A.(Sanskrit)
School of Social Sciences B.A.(Hons.) Social Sciences
Sociology M.A.
Physiotherapy Master in Physiotherapy(Orthopedic), MPT (Ortho)
MYAS GNDU Sports Sciences and Medicine MPT (Sports Physiotherapy)
M.Sc.(Sports Nutrition)
M.Sc.(Sports Biochemistry)
M.Sc.(Sports Physiology)
M.A.(Sports Physiology)
Master in Hospital Administration (MHA)
Certificate in Sports Anthropometry
Urdu & Persian Certificate in Urdu
Certificate in Persian
Certificate in Arabic
Diploma in Urdu
Diploma in Persian
Advance Diploma in Persian
Advanced Diploma in Urdu
University Business School MBA (Two Year)
MBA (Financial Analysis)
MBA (Marketing Management)
MBA (Human Resource Development)
Bachelor of Tourism & Travel Management (BTTM)
Bachelor of Hotel Management Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT)
University School of Financial Studies M.Com
MBA (Finance)
M.Com (FYIC)
B.Com (Hons.)
University of Institute of Technology B.Tech (Civil Engineering)
B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
M.Sc.(Hons) Zoology (FYIC)

GNDU: Fee Structure

Students can check the fee structure of the university below.

GNDU: Regional Campuses

There are total 04 Regional Campuses. Check the name of the campuses.

  • Jalandhar Campus
  • Gurdaspur Campus
  • Fattu Dhinga Campus
  • Sathiala Campus

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