Punjab Agricultural University is going to start a new degree programme B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) from July 2019. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is an old and well established department that has been an integral part of the College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology since 1967. The department has excellent laboratories and well qualified faculty.
The Punjab Agricultural University offers excellent environment to the students for their all round development. The Punjab Agricultural University is a world renowned university that was modeled on the pattern of Land Grant Colleges in United States. The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has ranked PAU among the top 40 Universities (NIRF 2017). The University has produced distinguished alumni who, in recognition of their outstanding achievements, have brought laurels and won many prestigious awards at national and international level which include World Food Prize, Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Memorial Award, Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar Award and Om Parkash Bhasin Award for Science & Technology apart from several other awards including the prestigious Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.
The admission to this degree programme is based on JEE Mains through counselling by PTU, Kapurthala. There are total 40 seats in this programme. The students joining this degree programme will get to learn latest in Mechanical Engineering with major thrust on futuristic areas like Mechatronics, Automation & Robotics, Computer-Aided-Design & Analysis and Computer-Aided Manufacturing.