Guru Nanak Dev University

Amritsar - India

Admission 2024 - 2025


Guru Nanak Dev University came into being in the year 1969 in the city of Amritsar which is in the Indian state of Punjab. The university is named after the founder of Sikhism ‘Guru Nanak Dev’ and the university’s motto is also based on his teachings and ideology. Guru Nanak Dev University has more than 100 colleges affiliated to it in the region. The by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) has given the Guru Nanak Dev University five-star rating.

Programs and Courses

Guru Nanak Dev University offer programs ranging from undergraduate to doctoral programs. Moreover, Guru Nanak Dev University comprises of the following faculties and departments. Faculty of Applied Sciences has Department of Applied Chemistry, Department of Applied Chemical Sciences & Technology, Department of Applied Physics, Department of Food Science & Technologies, and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Faculty of Arts & Social Science has Department of History, Department of Political Science, Department of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Department of Sociology, and Department of Library & Information Science. Faculty of Economics & Business has Department of Commerce and Business Management, Punjab School of Economics. Faculty of Engineering & Technology has Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Department of Electronics Technology. Faculty of Humanities & Religious Studies has Guru Nanak Studies. Faculty of Languages has Department of English, Department of Foreign Languages, Department of Hindi, Department of Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit, School of Punjabi Studies, and Department of Urdu & Persian. Faculty of Law has Department of Laws. Faculty of Life Sciences has Department of Biotechnology, Department of Botanical & Environ. Sciences, Department of Human Genetics, Department of Microbiology, Department of Molecular Biology & Bio-Chemistry, Department of Zoology. Faculty of Physical Education has Department of Physical Education. Faculty in Physical Planning & Architecture has Department of Architecture, Guru Ram Das School of Planning. Faculty in Sciences has Department of Chemistry, Department of Mathematics, and Department of Physics. Faculty in Sports Medicines & Physiotherapy has Department of Sports Medicines & Physiotherapy. Faculty in Visual Art & Performing Arts has Department of Music.

Admission Procedure 2024 - 2025

The eligibility criteria varies from course to course, for some courses the criteria for an applicant is to have at least 40% in undergraduate programs while for some, it requires to have 50% marks in the intermediate education. Same is the case with the eligibility criteria for postgraduate programs. Minimum GMAT score = 650 is required for foreign students to get admission.

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