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Top 10 Reasons to Join Chandigarh University: Why CU?

Chandigarh University (CU or CUCHD) debuts at 601-650 in the QS World University Rankings for computer science and information systems. This UGC-affiliated University has a diversified campus with students from all 28 Indian states, 8 Union Territories, and 40+ Nations. Currently, CU offers over 200 courses under its 18 constituent institutes, including Chandigarh University Institute of Distance and Open Learning (CU-IDOL). CU admissions 2022 are ongoing, and the last date of CUCET 2022 Phase-I registration is May 29, 2022. Students can apply in both online and offline modes. 

Why One Should Join Chandigarh University?

The top 10 reasons for the students to join Chandigarh University are:

Robust Industry Interface: CU has ranked 1st among the top Private Engineering Institutes of North for the industry. 

Unique Academic Model: Here, the course curriculum is outlined based on real-time inputs from industry experts, national and international academic leaders, and in order to match the standards defined by national (NAAC & NBA) and international (ABET) accreditation bodies.

Global Exposure: CU holds a global outlook where their internationalization strategy ensures this perspective in everything we do. It has strong connection links with over 350+ institutions worldwide and over 550+ international students study with us each year. 

Placement: The highest package was offered to Engineering students during Chandigarh University placements 2021-22 was INR 52.11 LPA. Over 757 recruiters participated and granted more than 8,000 offers. Some of the companies like Amazon and Mindtree offered the highest packages of Rs 28 LPA and Rs 14 LPA, respectively, Financial and Consultancy Global firm Deloitte offered Rs 8 LPA packages to MBA students during Chandigarh University placements 2021. 

Scholarship programs: Chandigarh University has launched CUCET, a common entrance exam with double benefits. The scholarships worth Rs. 33 Crores to reward the brilliance and capacitance of young aspirants. This program has been introduced for the students to win scholarships and study futuristic courses of their choice. Some of the scholarship programs are:

  • Merit Scholarship Schemes for the Academic Session 2021-2022.
  • Other Concessions for the Academic Year 2021-2022
  • Old Student Concession Policy to Promote Higher Education
  • Single Girl Child Concession
  • Teacher’s Ward Concession
  • Sibling Concession
  • Concession to Girl Sibling
  • For Orphan Candidates

International Collaboration: CU has founded over 350 International collaborations with HEI’s and different industries. This international collaboration of Chandigarh university plays a pivotal role in facilitating the students with the international learning experience and professional opportunities. Some of the collaborative programs that the students at Chandigarh University are able to choose from:

  • International Summer and Winter Programs
  • Semester Abroad/ Exchange Programs
  • Higher Education Programs
  • Global Immersion Programs
  • International Internships

Culturally Diverse Student Life: CU has always recognized the important contributions made by every individual from a variety of backgrounds. Their diverse student body includes students from all the states of India and 20 countries promise a culturally enriching experience. Ethnic and cultural diversity enriches student life, academic programs, and campus activities.

Return of Investment: The University prioritizes the fact that everyone with the thirst and aptitude for learning should have the opportunity to benefit from such a life-changing experience. Hence, Chandigarh University offers the most affordable fee structure in the region thus leading to the best return on your investment.

Brand Name and Recognition: As already mentioned, Chandigarh University is a private university that is accredited with an “A+” Grade by the NAAC and recognized by the UGC. It was ranked 52 for University and 16 for Architecture by NIRF 2021.

Student Centric: Chandigarh University maintains student welfare services that are impartially available to all students of the University. Students can be benefitted for anything they face from academic to social or psychological problems.

Apart from all these 10 reasons, Chandigarh University is constantly ranked among the top institutions of Punjab for academic excellence, research, innovative pedagogy, and placements by reputed national and international accreditation bodies and media houses. Moreover, Chandigarh University is a not-for-profit university that is supported by ethical, professional, and transparent e-governance, involving the students and staff in the view of a healthy, vibrant and sustainable society.

Christopher Stern

Christopher Stern is a Washington-based reporter. Chris spent many years covering tech policy as a business reporter for renowned publications. He has extensive experience covering Congress, the Federal Communications Commission, and the Federal Trade Commissions. He is a graduate of Middlebury College. Email:[email protected]

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