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Thapar University, Patiala Patiala , Punjab

 ESTD 1956
 Private University
 NAAC Rating - A

About Thapar University, Patiala

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (Patiala, Punjab) was established in the academic year of 1956 by its founder Karam Chand Thapar. The institute was previously known as Thapar University. It is known as one of India's oldest and finest educational institutions. It is a deemed to be university and approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The institute has also been accredited with grade ‘A' by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Besides, the institute is also recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The foundation of the institute was laid to impart highly skilled talent to the students of the county and that of overseas.

  • The infrastructure of the institute is well designed and spread over an area of 250 acres.
  • The institute stands firm in terms of the best infrastructure at its level. The institute is striving hard to enhance the quality and technology-based system.
  • Keeping proper development of the students as an individual under consideration, the institute provides all the required amenities.
  • Hostel facilities are provided for the students coming out of the city and are equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity.
  • Library of the institute is packed with a large stack of informative books and the books are of the latest edition.
  • Classrooms are well furnished and are fully air conditioned. It does provide medical facilities in order to avoid any health-related issues.

The faculty members of the institute are highly qualified and experienced in their respective fields. Most of the members are from IITs or from other foreign universities. All the members are quite supportive and motivating.

The institute focuses more on linking students' theoretical knowledge with the industrial culture. The course curriculum of the institute is designed in such a way that it makes students industry ready. Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology Courses programs at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. There are various specializations to the programs offered by the university. Candidates are provided with several options to choose from. Candidates willing to pursue their career in the field of engineering & technology can visit the official website of the institute and register themselves for Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology Admissions. The admission procedure varies at each level. The candidates must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the institute.

  • Candidates seeking admission to BE/B. Tech/Integrated BE-MBA must appear and qualify JEE Main examination conducted at the national level.
  • While admission to BE or B. Tech (Lateral Entry) depends on candidates' score in LEET-TIET.
  • For admission to ME and M. Tech, the candidates must hold a valid score in GATE examination. Final selection is based on their performance in GATE along with personal interview round conducted at the institute.
  • Admission to MBA takes place based on candidates' performance in CAT/MAT/XAT/NMAT/CMAT/GMAT followed by personal interview and group discussion rounds conducted at the campus.

The Placement and Training cell of Thapar University conducts various activities for the development and enhancement of students' skills. Various activities such as project semester for Undergraduates, Internship for postgraduates, summer training programs, and industry institute interactions are held at the college campus.

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2 years ago

Anonymous  Student

THE THAPAR CULTURE - AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE 5/5

The thapar culture as we call it is an experience of lifetime. While preparing for the competitive exams everyone seems to forget their talents and interests. The college helps to revive them. From the very first day one can see the change. From the infrastructure to the crowd all is just extraordin
PLACEMENT 4/5

Thapar has very good placement statistics with many top companies visiting the campus. The overall placement percentage stood up at 96% with top pacakages going upto 40 lakhs. the average pakage offered is 6 lakhs.
1 year ago

Gursiddak Singh B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best place to walk-in with all your heart and soul. 5/5

The admission at Thapar University is done on the basis of JEE MAIN score. To apply for BTech courses a person must have scored at least 20% in JEE MAIN exam i.e. 72 marks. Some seats are reserved for backward classes and there is a quota for students of Punjab also. For the admission, you need to
PLACEMENT 5/5

There is a project semester in our course scheme at Thapar University. In that semester students are required to spend at least 5 months in the industry. Yes, internship (training) is offered to the students in the campus in that semester and if any student left an impressive mark with his work then he is offered placement package too before the fourth year. Center for Industrial Liasion & Placement (CILP) arranges placements for final year students. According to the data provided more than 170 companies visited in Thapar University in 2015-2016 (till 30-6-2016) and approx 926 students were placed. Maruti, Tata, Synopsys & Black Rock, Amazon, Honda, Sandisk, Crompton, Oracle, Hike Ltd., Naukri.com visit very often. The placement percentage at Thapar University is more than 90% and the average package is around Rs. 6 lakh pa.
3 years ago

Yash Kapoor B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5/5

Thapar University is a very well reputed private college being established in year 1956 and have completed 60 yrs of existence. The environment of the college is very very liberal nearly no restrictions on the students on the dress code, freedom to travel,24/7 library it works more or less like a go
PLACEMENT 5/5

It's great. This year a company offered 38 lpa to 2 students and 60-70+ students got a package greater than 10lpa. Average package for 2015-16 was 6lpa
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
3 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5/5

There are many a things Im sure people at Thapar would want to change. The high fees The hostel timings The attendance criteria High number of students per lecture No attendance compensation for extra curricular activities, sometimes not even for official college work. Certain, completely use
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Well, a lot depends on the branch you are in if you are interested in the core companies visiting the campus. For non-core we have companies like JP Morgan Chase, Deloitte, ZS Consulting, Futures First, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC etc to name a few which offer lucrative packages to the students starting from 8lpa going up till 15lpa(there are some others like EXL, mu sigma which offer somewhere around 6–8 lpa and few other which offer again in the range of 8+). Companies having packages above 15lpa are mainly Microsoft, De Shaw, Walmart, Works Experience, Proptiger, Myntra, Hikari Tsushin etc. Well now since you have mentioned that you want the data for all branches, I found something that shall solve this quickly. You can view all the organisations on this link.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
1 year ago

Kunal Pandey B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Best university in India 5/5

Thapar institute is well established and the campus is equipped with everything that a student may need in his/her daily life. Talking about the classes and labs, they are well built and ventilated. All the labs have the latest equipment.It is collobrate also with Irish university for well future of
PLACEMENT 5/5

This university collaborates with Irish university in Dublin so if students thinks for his master career then they can easily apply.The placements are good when compared to colleges like IP, PEC etc. The college is proving to be better than many of the NITs. The average placements are equal to the top placements of many well-known companies like Amazon, Wipro e.t.c.Highest package of this campus is 30 Lacs & minimum package is 5 Lacs per annum.
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7 months ago

Nitika Gupta B.Tech / B.E.  Student

I feel so glad! 5/5

Excellent in north India. Every student wants to join the Thapar University and I feel so glad. Excellent hostel facilities and medical emergency services. In study matter, the classroom of the university is large and clean. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 2.5/5

11 months ago

Aastha Munjal B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 4/5

60 years tag, brand name, computer science one of the top branches(i mean only computer science is worth in Thapar university)rest all are meaningless. good for research and other options. some like-minded teachers are there but you have to struggle a lot.  ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Arushi Garg B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 5/5

Awesome of the college is nice, the infrastructure of the college is good, we have good faculty and the mess food is quite good ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Tushar Ghai B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Overview 5/5

Best College of North India, I like thanks for the of college search to get admission in the best college.  ...Read Full Review
1 year ago

Sonali Sharma B.Tech / B.E.  Student

Super college 4/5

I have had the time of my life in this college. The place is great for placements. Teachers are experienced and thus are able to help you gain full knowledge. I lived in the hostel. It was a comfortable stay. My home away from home. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

Got my dream job from here.
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3 years ago

Anonymous B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5/5

There are many a things Im sure people at Thapar would want to change. The high fees The hostel timings The attendance criteria High number of students per lecture No attendance compensation for extra curricular activities, sometimes not even for official college work. Certain, completely use
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

Well, a lot depends on the branch you are in if you are interested in the core companies visiting the campus. For non-core we have companies like JP Morgan Chase, Deloitte, ZS Consulting, Futures First, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC etc to name a few which offer lucrative packages to the students starting from 8lpa going up till 15lpa(there are some others like EXL, mu sigma which offer somewhere around 6–8 lpa and few other which offer again in the range of 8+). Companies having packages above 15lpa are mainly Microsoft, De Shaw, Walmart, Works Experience, Proptiger, Myntra, Hikari Tsushin etc. Well now since you have mentioned that you want the data for all branches, I found something that shall solve this quickly. You can view all the organisations on this link.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
3 years ago

Yash Kapoor B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 5/5

Thapar University is a very well reputed private college being established in year 1956 and have completed 60 yrs of existence. The environment of the college is very very liberal nearly no restrictions on the students on the dress code, freedom to travel,24/7 library it works more or less like a go
PLACEMENT 5/5

It's great. This year a company offered 38 lpa to 2 students and 60-70+ students got a package greater than 10lpa. Average package for 2015-16 was 6lpa
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
2 years ago

Anonymous  Student

THE THAPAR CULTURE - AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE 5/5

The thapar culture as we call it is an experience of lifetime. While preparing for the competitive exams everyone seems to forget their talents and interests. The college helps to revive them. From the very first day one can see the change. From the infrastructure to the crowd all is just extraordin
PLACEMENT 4/5

Thapar has very good placement statistics with many top companies visiting the campus. The overall placement percentage stood up at 96% with top pacakages going upto 40 lakhs. the average pakage offered is 6 lakhs.
2 years ago

Pratik Sidhu Electrical Engineering  Student

One of the best colleges in india 5/5

Situated in the state of punjab,thapar university is one of the best university for engineering in india.Being a private one,everything ranging from infrastructure to study is good in this university.You get hostels like hostel J which are the best in india.Talking about eating joints there are many
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

As much i know majority of students are placed in some company and average package can have different value according to the stream.
3 years ago

Deepak B.Tech/B.E  Student

Overview 4/5

It is a good Private University with Ample of good people around you.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4/5

Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs

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Thapar University, Patiala Admission

The application procedure of Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, previously known as Thapar University, is to be accomplished online by visiting the official website of the university. The institute accepts online mode of application. The application form can be obtained on the official website of the university.

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology Courses include programs at undergraduate and postgraduate level. The institute also offers a program at the Doctorate level. These programs are offered under several specializations. The candidates seeking admission must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the institute. Following are the minimum educational qualification required at each level.

Minimum Educational Qualification Required

For undergraduate programs

  • Candidates seeking admission to B. E. and B. Tech. must have passed senior secondary school with Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology and Computer Science securing at least 60% marks (55% marks for reserved categories) from a recognized board.
  • For admission to B. E. and B. Tech. (Lateral Entry), the candidates must hold a diploma of 3 years of duration after senior secondary school in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates with B. Sc. From a recognized university securing at least 60% marks in aggregate are also eligible for admission to B. E. and B. Tech. (Lateral Entry).
  • For admission to Integrated BE-MBA, the candidates must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology and technical Vocational securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • For admission to B. Tech. in Biotechnology, the candidates must have passed senior secondary school with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.

For postgraduate programs

  • For admission to M. E. and M. Tech., the candidates must have completed B. E./B. Tech. in the relevant field securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates who have completed M. Sc. In the relevant field are also eligible to apply for M. E. and M. Tech.
  • Candidates seeking admission to MBA must have graduated in any field securing at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.
  • For admission to M. A. in Psychology, the candidates must have passed Bachelor's degree in Psychology/Arts/Science/Allied Sciences securing at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  • For admission to M. Sc., the candidates must possess a bachelor's degree in the science stream securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates seeking admission to MCA must have possessed a bachelor's degree in any discipline securing at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • Candidates must have studied Mathematics in senior secondary school for admission to MCA.

For Ph. D. program

Candidates seeking admission to Ph. D. program must have completed their master's in the relevant field securing at least 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.

Admission to the undergraduate programs at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

Candidates seeking admission to the undergraduate programs offered by the institute must register themselves by visiting the official websites of the institute.

  • For admission to B. E., B. Tech. and Integrated BE-MBA, the candidates must qualify JEE Main examination and for lateral entry admissions, the candidates are shortlisted based on the merit in LEET-TIET.

Admission to the postgraduate programs at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

  • Candidates seeking admission to M. E. and M. Tech. must appear in and qualify GATE examination. The candidates are shortlisted based on their performance in GATE followed by personal interview round.
  • Admission to MBA is done based on the marks obtained by the candidates in CAT/MAT/XAT/NMAT/CMAT/GMAT entrance examinations. Final selection is made based on their performance followed by group discussion and personal interview rounds.
  • Form admission to MA, the candidates are shortlisted based on merit list based on marks obtained by the candidates in senior secondary school and graduation.

Admission to Ph. D. at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

  • Candidates willing to take admission to Ph. D. are required to have passed the written examination test followed by personal interview round conducted by the institute.

Application Procedure of Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology

Candidates seeking admission to the courses offered by the institute must visit the official website of the institute since the institute accepts online mode of application. They must fill the online application form and provide all the academic and personal details correctly.

While filling the application form, the candidates must process the payment of application fee via online mode of application i.e. net banking, debit card, or credit card.

Placement

Highest and average package for B.Tech / B.E.

  HIGHEST
18.60 L
  AVERAGE
5.45 L
Industry Average for B.Tech / B.E.
  HIGHEST
16 L
  AVERAGE
5 L
Gursiddak Singh B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
There is a project semester in our course scheme at Thapar University. In that semester students are required to spend at least 5 months in the indust
Anonymous B.Tech/B.E 3 years ago
Well, a lot depends on the branch you are in if you are interested in the core companies visiting the campus. For non-core we have companies like JP M

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The Admission to Thapar Institute of engineering and technology (TIET) for the year 2018 has begun. The Thapar University is offering admission to varied graduate, postgraduate, and doctoral courses. The University grants admission on the basis of entrance test and merit list. ...Read more

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Faculty

Ghuman, Karminder Dr.
Position: Associate Professor
Prof. Susheel Mittal
Position: Associate Professor
Kumari, Santha Dr. (Ms)
Position: Associate Professor
Dr. R.K. Sharma
Position: Professor
Dr. K.K.Raina
Position: Director
Gursiddak Singh B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
The faculty at Thapar University is experienced and they alongside course completion, share their te
Sarthak Wattal B.Tech / B.E.1 year ago
The teachers of this institution are very much qualified, knowledgeable as well as helpful. If any s

Scholarship

various scholarship are available.

Merit Scholarship for UG and PG

Merit Scholarship for different courses.

Scholarship for Reserved and backward caste.

Location & Contact Info

Address
P.O Box 32, Patiala, Punjab, 147004

Facilities Available

Library      
Nava Nalanda Central Library is the central library of Thapar University.
Computer Lab      
A high-class computer lab is available with all software installed and all-time connectivity with the internet.
Auditorium      
A large Auditorium is present inside the campus.
Gym      
Lab      
Various labs like computer labs, Mechanical engineering labs, biotechnology labs.
Medical      
Cafeteria      
A very spacious cafeteria is available which provides very tasty food.
Hostel      
Hostel Facility is available.

Recruiters

46 Companies

Placement Officer
Mr. H.S. Bawa
  hsbawa@thapar.edu

Successful Alumni

Awards

Thapar University Ranking: Independent Surveys by Media Houses Hansa Research Survey (Conducted by

Thapar University has been ranked at 16th position amongst top 20 technical universities in India Thapar University has been ranked at 5th in the list of top non government technical universities in India

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