About the University
Known earlier as Thapar University, the Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology was established in 1956. It gained ‘Deemed to be University’ status in 1985. It is one of the oldest and finest educational institutes in the country.
The University has a campus covering 250 acres in Patiala, Punjab. Founded with an aim to provide close interaction between education and industry, the university has always emphasized applied research.
The vision of the Thapar University Patiala is to build a sustainable society through education centered on extensive learning, research, and development. It strives to give students the power to innovate and discover countless possibilities through academic learning and exposure.
The Thapar University Patiala has its mission to provide a scholarly and professional environment that enables the faculty and students to make contributions to the advancement of learning. It aims to enable students to develop professional careers while finding solutions for the unseen challenges that lie ahead.
Courses offered by the Thapar University Patiala
The University offers many undergraduate and postgraduate courses on Science and Technology, and Management in many different languages.
Apart from the regular courses mentioned above, Thapar University Patiala also has courses on Biochemistry, Energy, Humanities, Mathematics, etc. It offers courses on Material Science, Environment Studies, Social Sciences, etc.
When it comes to technical courses, the Thapar University offers B.E course in the following streams:
1) Chemical Engineering
2) Electronics (Instrumentation & Control) Engineering
3) Civil Engineering
4) Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
5) Mechanical Engineering
6) Computer Engineering
7) Electrical Engineering
9) Mechanical Engineering (Production)
10) Electronics and Computer Engineering
The University offers B.Tech course in Biotechnology. It also offers BE-MBA dual course in Mechanical Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering.