Chandigarh University

Chandigarh University

How to Reach

Chandigarh University (CU), NH-95 Chandigarh-Ludhiana Highway, Mohali, Punjab (INDIA), is an easily reachable and having on reasonable distance from the Chandigarh bus stands, and railway station. Find out different transport options available and its timings to reach us. View route on Google Maps to reach Chandigarh University (CU).

Railway Station, Chandigarh to Chandigarh University

(Railway Station> ISBT Sector 43, Chandigarh> Kharar Bus Stand> Chandigarh University)
Travel Options – CAB/AUTO/LOCAL BUS

BUS (Preferred) /Auto

Board CTU Bus for ISBT, Sec 43, Chandigarh (Service every 15 Mins)
From ISBT 43, Chandigarh:


  • Board BUS Number  20 Till Kharar Bus stand
  • Take Auto from Kharar Bus Stand to Chandigarh University


  • Board any Long Route Bus going to Ludhiana Via Kharar
  • Un-board in-front of Chandigarh University


DIRECT CAB to Chandigarh University

About Chandigarh University

Chandigarh University (CU) is a leading Indian Institution offering its students a unique amalgamation of professional and academic excellence. The University has been accreditted with the prestigious A+ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Chandigarh University has become Youngest and the only private university in India to bag A+ grade in the first cycle of the accreditation process and has also become the only state private university of Punjab to be accredited by NAAC.

Also, ranked among Asia’s best and fastest growing universities, CU has coupled the experience of top industry leaders and renowned academicians to foster a global approach.

Wide spectrum of programs paired with flexibility, experiential learning and interdisciplinary orientation emancipate our students to explore their interests and pursue dream careers. At CU we are grooming students to be socially sensitive through intellectually challenging and contemporary diverse culture.


Chandigarh University is a full-fledged university established by the Punjab State Legislature and is recognized by University Grants Commission under Section 2(f) with the right to confer degrees as per Section 22(1) of the UGC Act, 1956.

Chandigarh University enjoys high standing among many national rating services that evaluate quality of education, research activity, affordability and athletic excellence. These rankings recognize not only CU as a whole, but also our many respected schools and departments. We’re proud to be recognized by the organizations and publications listed below for our excellence in education.

  • The name of the university is inspired name from The City Beautiful – Chandigarh, known as epitome of cultural heritage and urbanization.
  • Chandigarh University offers unique and inspirational academic model designed to match the international standards. Wide spectrum of programs are paired with flexibility, experiential learning and interdisciplinary orientation.
  • CU is involved in a world-class research, with outstanding results in the latest Research excellence framework.
  • Chandigarh University has a dynamic academician fraternity drawn from top universities nationally and internationally. CU offers most conducive student-faculty ratio at CU is 19:1, offering 85 percent student satisfaction.
  • CU provides global perspective to its graduates, to facilitate our students with global learning opportunities, CU has partnered with more than 150 top ranked universities worldwide.
  • Around 61% of our students come from 29 Indian states, 5 Union Territories and 30 Nations, so CU has a cosmopolitan, friendly and inclusive atmosphere
  •  As a student-centric university, Chandigarh University provides optimal learning experiences and services that lead to student success. We empowers our students to take responsibility for their academic work, social life and career development.
  • CU has state-of- the- art technology integrated into every area of the university. From in-house designed and implemented university information management system (UIMS) to high speed internet access all around campus we are driven by technology.Its not-for-profit university that is underpinned by the ethical professional governance, involving the students and staff in creation of healthy vibrant and sustainable society.

Top 10 Reasons to Join Chandigarh University


The university experience is about gaining independence and freedom. You’ll find everything you need on our campus; accommodation, entertainment, places to eat and drink and outstanding sports facilities. With more than 26000+ students from 35 Nations & all Indian States and Union territories there are plenty of opportunities to make friends, cultural exchange and build memories.

A Global University with Big Ideas

At CU you will be well placed to launch or further your professional career in this growing region and beyond. The University’s commitment to excellence in teaching-learning is evident through globally acceptable curriculum, experiential learning, student centric policies, open environment and convivial campus life.


Adjudged as World’s perfect city to live by BBC, India’s Smart & Safest city‐ Chandigarh, has world class infrastructure and highest per capita income.




1. Located in the Vicinity of Chandigarh

Adjudged as World’s perfect city to live by BBC, India’s Smart & Safest city‐ Chandigarh, has world class infrastructure and highest per capita income. Chandigarh is fast emerging as the entrepreneurship hub of the country. Chandigarh University derives its inspiration from the city beautiful to empower its inmates for a brighter tomorrow.

2. Professionally Driven Institution

Chandigarh University is professionally driven University, renowned academicians and senior functionaries of Top MNC’s guide our systems and lay the roadmap for future endeavors. A unique corporate advisory board and technical experts from relevant industries lay the roadmap for future endeavors.

3. Best Return on Investment (RoI)

With affordable fee structure, varied career opportunities and multiple offers, CU offers 6.5 times ROI, highest in the region and comparable to IITs, IIMs and NITs. Growth is not only confined to increase in No. of companies but also packages offered thus leading to an exponential growth in Return on investment.

4. Quality Placements

CU has emerged as undisputed leader in providing students with highly lucrative job opportunities and premium pay packages. More than 492 companies including top MNC’s such as Microsoft, Amazon, IBM, Google, The Grand, Jet Airways, Allelle Pharma have extended on-campus visits and package offers up to 31.77 LPA that stand record-breaking in North India.


CU boasts of an unprecedented industry patronage and exclusive infrastructure facilities are provided by multinationals like Microsoft, IBM, Wipro, Oracle, Videocon and many more to make widespread use of technology enhanced learning to maintain excellence and continue to improve the learning process


The university ensures excellence through flexible and interdisciplinary academic model matching the international standards. Renowned academicians from national & international education institutes and leading corporates keep our courses contemporary, relevant and cutting edge.


CU has partnered with more than 180+ Worldwide Universities to provide you with a holistic approach of global learning. You will have an opportunity to enrich and diversify your degree with an overseas study experience through exchange and higher studies programs.


Chandigarh University is ranked among the Asia’s Best & Fastest Growing Private Universities by WCRC. Since the commencement CU’s reputation has grown manifold as a credible and ethical education institute among its peers to recognition by both national & international organizations.


Chandigarh University is student‐centric campus with more than 26000+ students, various key functions are ably supported by committed student bodies. Regular feedback mechanism and transparent system makes the learning experience enriching.


Harboring students from all Indian states and 35 Nations, we encourage encounter with multi‐cultural approach in academic programs and campus activities adding an extra and new dimension to your learning process.

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Chandigarh University [CU] imparts quality education at affordable and competitive fee structure offering region’s Best ROI (Return on Investment) to the students. CU offers industry oriented professional programs in Engineering, MBA, MCA, Journalism, Hotel Management, Bio Technology, Pharmacy, Architecture with lowest course fee as compared to other universities in the region.

Chandigarh University emerged as leading institution of India for filling highest number of patents in a year

Ranking was recently released by Office of Controller General of Patents, Design and Trademarks

Chandigarh University has emerged as Top Stand-Alone University in India for filling highest number of 336 patents in a year. The annual rankings for the year 2018-19 was recently released by Office of Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks, Government of India which comprises of Academic Institutions and Multinational Companies. As per the Intellectual Property India annual report released by Government of India, in the overall patents filing category, 27 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT’s) have collectively filed 557 patents and are leading the table but with 336 patents filed in a year, Chandigarh University has emerged as the leading stand-alone institution to file highest number of patents which is followed by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) with 239 patent applications, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) with 202 applications and Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd (BHEL) with 173 applications.

“In the academic institutions category, Chandigarh University has emerged as the leading stand-alone institution while the university has been placed at second position in overall patent rankings” said the Chancellor. He further added that, “In addition, with the filing of 148 patents Chandigarh University has also bagged third position in the Top 5 Indian Applicants for patents in the field of Information Technology and is just placed behind the top Indian IT Companies TCS and Wipro”. With Chandigarh University emerging as the leading institution of India in the field of Research and Innovation, Punjab has managed to barge into rankings of the Top 10 States of India in the field of Research and Innovation for the first time in the history. “With a total of 660 patents filed from Punjab, the state has comprehensively beaten its neighboring states.

“Since its inception, Chandigarh University has given top Research and Innovation as top priority and to inculcate the spirit of doing research, the university has earmarked an annual budget of Rs. 6.5 crores for the promotion of Research and Innovation among the youth” said Chancellor. The University has established more than 30 Industry Sponsored R&D Labs and 14 Center-of-Excellence where experts from industry are directly working with students on real-time projects to develop futuristic products, technologies and services that can help society and mankind, added the Chancellor.

While giving details about the patents filed by Chandigarh University, The Dean, Research said, “The University has established 50 Core Research Groups comprising of 1500 students and faculty who had contributed in filing 336 patents and continuing its pace and exemplary performance in the field of research and innovation, 443 new patents have been filed till date in the year 2019-20 taking the total number of patent applications filed by the university to 779”. Highest number of patents have been filed in the field of Product Manufacturing (203) which is followed by Information Technology (148), Domestic Category which comprises of Health & Hygiene, Human Safety, Appliances (113) and Automation (85), he added.

“As per the Intellectual Property Annual Report, India has registered a growth of 5.86% in number of patent applications in the year 2018-19. In 2017-18 the total number of patent applications received by Office of Controller General of Patents, Design and Trademarks was 47,854 which touched 50,659 in 2018-19. According to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) India currently ranks 7th globally in the Global Patent Filing Index and is way behind China (1.5 million applications) and other developed countries like USA (597,141) and Japan (313,567)” said Dr. S.S.Sehgal, Registrar, Chandigarh University.

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