• About Thapar University, Patiala

    Thapar University was established in 1956 with an objective of imparting imaginative and innovative education in the varied fields of Engineering & Technology, Social Sciences and Humanities. The University is fully approved and well-recognized by AICTE and UGC. It was founded by one of the great captains of Indian industry, the late Lala Karam Chand Thapar and is located in sprawling green campus in Patiala. Numerous courses at undergraduate and post -graduate levels are run by the University, under its various Departments and Schools. It has impressively risen in size and activities during the last five decades of its existence. To be recognized as a leader committed to Excellence in Higher Education, Research and Innovation that meets the aspirations of the global community. The vision is to redefine and revolutionize Indian engineering education by unlocking the beauty of engineering and applied sciences for the present and forthcoming generation. They aim to enroot excitement of engineering in young minds and to make Patiala, Punjab and India proud of being the most sustainable zone of the world through generating, propagating and applying actionable engineering lore.


Sanjwal Gupta

August 26, 2016

Thapar University is a highly rated university in India. It was ranked 27th by MHRD among all B.Tech institutions in India and 3rd among all private institutions in India. It's computer science department is highly rated. The courses offered in ug comprise of three parts, pure computer science as it is said in many colleges, honors in animation and graphics and honors in machine learning. Every course has it's own lab for research and purposes and moreover they provide us with highly qualified professors. A lot of facilities are provided for research and development and the students get the full opportunity to get to their full potential.

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Why Thapar University, Patiala

  • Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology University strives to keep up an environment that emboldens scholarly inquiry and research.
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  • The University conducts different programs and activities aimed at evolving the quality of mind, virtuous standard, social awareness and global perspective.
  • The university also facilitates hostel which can accommodate up to 250 students.
  • They have a well-planned infrastructure for games and sports.
  • Students are encouraged to be a part of various college societies/clubs such as literary society, music and dramatic society and fine arts and photography society, youth welfare club etc..
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