State Government University:

PTU is a State Government University established under Punjab Technical University Act, 1996 (Punjab Act No. 1 of 1997).

Pioneer in ODL:

Starting from 2001 Punjab Technical University has been pioneer in introducing & establishing the Open & Distance Learning mode of education in country in its present shape.

Affordable Quality Education:

PTU Distance Education Programme is an opportunity available to students for their multi-directional development through quality education.

Quality Self-Learning Material:

University provides Self-Learning Material(SLM) to all the students enrolled. SLM has been developed.

Affordable Fee Structure:

University has adopted a very nominal fee structure which varies from 8000 to 13000 for all courses under Distance Education

Nationwide Presence:

University has established a strong nationwide network of more than 1800 authorised learning centres. These Learning Centers act as facilitator & guide to the students. Students visit these LCs to attend Personal Contact Programmes & counseling. Such a wide network of Learning Centers enable employees in transferable jobs to complete their education from anywhere in India.