Founded by Dr. Ashok Chitkara and Dr. Madhu Chitkara in year 2010, Chitkara University is located in Rajpura Punjab and is one of the leading universities in the state. It is a private university approved by UGC, NAAC, Indian Nursing Council and NCHMCT. With its strong focus on excellence in education, the university attracts a large number of foreign students every year. The university has two campuses – one in Punjab and the other one in Himachal Pradesh.
Reservations – The university has reserved 15% of its seats for the students from Punjab.
International Collaborations – The university has following collaborations-
- Purdue University, San Diego
- University of Florida,U.S.A
- Central Michigan University,U.S.A
- bHanbuk University, South koea
- Concordia University, Canada
- Glasgow Caledonian University,U.K
- Deakin University, Australia
The university offers under-graduate, post-graduate and doctoral programs in various disciplines like Engineering, Business, Nursing, Hospitality and Hotel management, Journalism and mass communication. The admission process entirely online. The university accepts scores of exams like JEE, GATE, CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT and NATA for admission into engineering, management courses.