DAV University, Jalandhar Punjab was established in the year 2013 as Private University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. DAV University is approved by the reputed UGC, NCTE and BCI. Management of DAV University, Jalandhar is working under Punam Surii (Chancellor).
DAV University is a part of DAV committee, which is one of India’s largest non govt educational institutes. UGC, a statutory body of the GOI, has officially recognised DAV University. BCI has approved the 5 years integrated B.A. LL.B (Hons.) course and legal studies. The Punjab State Legislature founded DAV University as a full-fledged institution for learning. The university started its 1st academic session at Jalandhar in 2013. On academic excellence and help for students, it is the great university in Punjab.
The college offers UG and PG programs at campus in many streams and fields. It has department of engineering, applied and life sciences, Agri sciences, social sciences, and computer applications. The list doesn’t end here, computer applications, mass communication, languages, law, literature and physical education are also the top departments. The university has PhD programs in PCM, Bio Tech, Agriculture, Commerce and many other technical courses.
For educational reasons, department of civil, mechanical engineering, bio tech, botany, and management arranged tours for students to give them knowledge they need. The DAV University Alumni Association was also set up to develop and continuously improve the level of connection with DAV graduates. The University has hired experienced faculty by making careful selections under the UGC rules. At the university, the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) currently is the foundation for all academic subjects. The CRC supports the students' skills and character development. It provides internships and helps students enrolled in various professional courses for placement.
DAV University takes online admissions like many other universities in the country. Students can directly go to the apply link to fill in the needed details and pay the registration fees. The students are selected based on their eligibility and availability of seats in the university.
The eligibility criteria for every course are distinct and listed below:
Engineering courses: Those who are looking to take admission in the B.Tech streams should have passed their class XII with 50% with PCM for chemical degree, Physics and Maths for CSE, ME, Civil, ECE, and EE as compulsory subjects. For M.Tech courses students must have an engineering degree with 50% in the respective field.
Computer applications courses: For BCA courses students should have done their 12th class with 50% and for MCA they should have done their graduation in B.Sc, BCA or B.Tech with 50%. To pursue B.Sc in CS students need to have PCM at their class XII level.
B.Sc/M.Sc (Hons): 50% at XII level for bachelor’s degree and same goes for master’s degree but students should have passed their UG in any stream. Students can do honors in any of the PCM subjects at UG and PG level.
BBA/MBA courses: 50% needed in 12th class for BBA course as well as 50% is the requirement in the graduation for MBA course to take admission. For PG in International Business the same is the requirement at UG level.
B.Sc B.Ed/ BA B.Ed: These courses are of 4 years at UG level where students need to have 60% at Class XII level.
Physical Education Courses: To do a 2 years of B.P.Ed students need 50% at 10+2 level along with at least taking part in intercollegiate, regional, district competitions. For M.P.Ed students should have completed the B.P.Ed/B.Sc. in physical education with at least 50% marks.
BA LLB: It is a 5 year course and to take admission here students need to have 45% in their class XII.
For PhD students: A professional or a master’s degree with at least 55% overall marks or its equivalent grade B as determined by the UGC. Students who have done their M.Phil degree with 55% can move on to do their Ph.D. research. A 5% relaxation is available to sc/st/obc/differently abled or other backward classes as per the government rules.
NOTE: For all the courses that are listed above students who are from SC/ST castes have an upper edge as they get 5% relaxation.
DAV University has scholarship options for students under many categories based on their marks. It provides fee reductions and scholarships to academically outstanding students and members of socially underprivileged groups. It also assists qualified candidates with government scholarship programs, such as the Ashirwad for SC candidates, the PM scheme, and the Kalpna Chawala scholarship by the HP government. The eligible students can directly fill an online form named DAV university scholarship form to get the benefit.
The following is the list of main and prominent scholarships:
Short-term courses and PhD students are not eligible for all these scholarships.
|Institute Name||DAV University, Jalandhar|
|Approved/Recognised by||UGC, NCTE, BCI|
|Programmes offered||UG/ PG/ Diploma/ Doctorate/ M.Phil/ Certificate|
|Address||Pathankot National Highway (NH. 44), |
Jalandhar - 144012,
|Contact Number||+91-9876605777, 7087017551|
DAV University invites prestigious organisations to conduct recruitment events in the campus to interview candidates. They choose candidates based on their abilities and technical skills. The college has established a long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationship with many companies. Campus placement activities are managed by the Training & Placement Cell, which has made infrastructure like a seminar room. The cell also has a video conferencing capability to make the process go smoothly. As a result of the frequent lecturers from well-known corporations who share their experience with our students, there is continuous interaction. Before the end of the final interviews, experts perform a number of sessions which includes resume making, tests, GD, mock interviews. The experts also discuss dress codes, body language, and soft skills.
Some of the graduates get jobs with prestigious companies like Amazon, Byju’s, Infosys, ITC, Sidel, and IBM. Reliance Jio, HDFC, Airtel, HP, SNL Financials, LUMAX, VIVO, Decathlon Sports are also the top notch companies to hire the students in bulk. The highest salary offer ever given to the students was almost 24 LPA.
In order for students to quickly adapt to the industrial environment, the cell takes care to groom them in accordance with the needs. In order to partially complete the requirements of their MBA and B.Tech curricula, the cell supports Post-Graduate and Undergraduate students to complete six and eight-week training or internships in reputable firms. These trainings and internships are held during the summer break only. The university makes sure you either find your dream career or develop one for yourself. The university is the ideal launching pad for the fast changing workplace.
DAV offers the perfect environment for studying courses and assuring students' all-around growth. It is located across an area of around 72 acres in the Jalandhar city. Modern amenities on campus include buildings, 24-hour power backup, canteens, and broad parking areas in the basement of each tower. The campus's quality of life is enhanced by its playgrounds, sports facilities, and fitness centres.
Clubs: The College has more than 10 clubs for different recreational activities. The ardent club at the college teaches students about the freedom fighters life and inculcates patriotism. Agro Club is a group of agricultural experts and students that are committed to promote Agri development. There is a dance club, literary club, photography club along with a music club in the campus. Anubhav club is associated with Commerce and Business Management. The college also has a dramatics club, fashion club and one fine arts club. The Industry Linkage Cell has been developed as a special platform to support research initiatives.
NCC/NSS: The NCC and NSS are movements for youth development as they have potential to build nations and serve the society. The NCC and NSS develop students with a sense of duty, commitment, and dedication for the country.
Hostels: DAV University is well aware that in order for students to focus on their academics, they need a welcoming and relaxing location to live. The institution has arranged safe dorms with advanced amenities including clean kitchens, elevators, and a play area. With a commitment to providing high-quality facilities and a secure place for about 1700+ students, hostels make students stay productive and comfortable.
The lodgings have Eco-friendly structures, a large dining hall, and uninterrupted study time in the library. There is also a tight security network. Each student wing has high-speed internet access and separate arrangements for water filters. There are restrooms with geysers in the hostels.
Library: Computers are available in the library so that students can complete their work and read journals. By doing this they can excel in their academic work. Delnet is accessible to the University. Students have access to top-notch digital materials through this. The library is open till late at night during exam times Over 15,000 reference books were published by Oxford Press and McGraw-Hill.
Transportation: The University has started using buses to transport students from nearby regions. All public buses stop at designated stops that are located on either side of the national highway in front of the university entrance.