PU UIAMS MET 2016, Application Form, Dates, Elibility

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University Institute of Applied Management Sciences (UIAMS), Panjab University(PU) has announced Management Entrance Test (MET) 2016 for admissions to its management programmes (MBA) for the academic year 2016-2017.


MBA Programmes offered by PU - University Institute of Applied Management Sciences (UIAMS)
  1. MBA (Retail Management): 45 + 5*(NRI) = 50
  2. MBA (Banking and Insurance Mgt): 45+5*(NRI) = 50
  3. MBA (IT & Telecommunications Mgt.): 22+3*(NRI) = 25
  4. MBA (Infrastructural Management): 22 + 3*(NRI) = 25
  5. MBA (Pharmaceutical Management): 22+3*(NRI) = 25
  6. MBA (Hospital Management): 22 + 3*(NRI) = 25
*Include Foreign Nationals

Important Dates

  • Date of Availability of online Application Form for PU-MET - 2016:  December 14, 2015
  • Last date for submission of information to generate the Bank Challan:  February 09, 2016
  • Last date for deposit of fee in SBI using challan: February 15, 2016 upto 4:00 p.m.
  • Last date for uploading of photograph, signature with after depositing fee in SBI: February 26, 2016
  • No correction will be entertained/ made regarding photograph, signature and any other information after: February 29, 2016 upto 5:00 p.m.
  • Last date for receiving of copy of filled Application Form printout along with the requisite documents (if any) at UIAMS by registered post/speed post or by hand: March 09, 2016 upto 4:00 p.m.
  • Final date by which Roll No. will be available online Roll No. and Centre of Examination will be generated and Roll No. slip required to be downloaded from the website by the candidate using their own Login and Password (provided while generating Bank Challan). There will be no physical communication for this purpose: March 04, 2016
  • Date of Entrance Test: March 12, 2016
  • Tentative date during which the result may be declared by the University: April 11, 2016

Eligibility Criteria

For MBA (Retail Management and Banking & Insurance Management)
  • A Bachelor’s or Master Degree in any discipline of Panjab University or of any other university which has been recognized by the syndicate as equivalent thereto with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate
  • Provided that in case of candidates having Bachelor’s degree of the University through Modern Indian Languages (Hindi/Urdu/Punjabi (Gurumukhi Script)) and/or in a classical language (Sanskrit/Persian/Arabic) or degree of any other university obtained in the same manner recognized by the Syndicate, 50% marks in the aggregate shall be calculated by taking into account full percentage of marks in all the papers in Language excluding the additional optional paper, English and the elective subject taken together (or);
  • Pass in the final examination conducted by either (a) Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England, or (b) Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England or (c) Institute of Company Secretaries of India (or);
  • AMIE Exam with 50% marks or more after having passed the diploma exam with 60% marks or above and have at least 5 years research/teaching or professional experience

For MBA (Information Tech. & Telecommunications Mgmt) and MBA (Infrastructural Mgmt)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology i.e. BE/B.Tech (in any Branch) of Panjab University or of any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent there to with at least 50% marks in the aggregate (or)
  • Bachelor’s degree in any Science subject with Physics and/or Mathematics of Panjab University or of any other University recognized by Panjab University as equivalent there to with at least 50% marks in the aggregate (or)
  • AMIE exam with 50% marks or more after having passed the diploma examination with 60% marks or above and have at least 5 years research/teaching or professional experience

For MBA (Pharmaceutical Management)
  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, passed with at least 50% marks in aggregate, either from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by Panjab University (or);
  • Candidates must possess MBBS degree, passed with at least 50% marks in aggregate, either from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by Panjab University (or)
  • Candidates should have a Bachelor’s Degree in any Science, passed with at least 50% marks in aggregate, either from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by Panjab University (and);
  • Diploma in Pharmacy, passed with at least 50% marks in aggregate, either from Panjab University or from any other University recognized by Panjab University

For MBA (Hospital Management)
  • Candidates must possess MBBS/BAMS/BHMS/ BDS/B.Pharmacy/B.Sc (Nursing)/ Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) of Panjab University or a degree of any other University which has been recognized by the syndicate as equivalent thereto with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate
  • Courses at UIAMS for the session 2016-17 are for a durationof 2 years spread across 4 semesters

How to Apply

  • Click here to apply online.
  • Candidates have to Deposit Rs.1925/- (In case of SC/ST candidates, Rs.965/-) in the SBI Bank using website generated Challan
  • The candidates applying under a category other than the general category must attach attested copies of below mentioned documents/certificates along with the hardcopy of the form to be submitted in the office of the UIAMS, South Campus, Sector-25 (Behind Alumni House), Panjab University, Chandigarh:
    (i) Relevant certificate to claim a seat in SC/STOBC Class/Defense/Physically Handicapped/Riot Victim/ Freedom Fighter/ Only (Single) Girl Child/ Cancer-AIDS patient/wards of Kashmiri Displaced Persons
    (ii) Each applicant applying for admission in Sports Category shall along with the Application Form submit self-attested photocopy of sports certificates. Affidavits (as per the Annexures III and IV) on stamp paper of Rs 5/- or Rs 10/- each duly attested by Notary/Magistrate Class I/II have to be submitted
  • A candidate desirous of taking the Entrance Test should fill the application form online and further submit printed copy of the Application form under Registered Cover or personally at the following address:
    Assistant Registrar, University Institute of Applied Management Sciences, South Campus, Sector-25 (Behind Alumni House), Panjab University, Chandigarh-160014 on or before 09th March 2016 up to 04.00 pm

Test Centre

Centre for the Entrance Test is  Chandigarh.

Test Pattern

  • The Entrance Test will carry 85% weightage and be of 2 hours duration. 
  • It will consist of multiple- choice questions having four responses A, B, C & D. 
  • The components of the test will include:
    (i) General Knowledge;
    (ii) Economics and Business Environment Awareness;
    (iii) Data interpretation and problem solving;
    (iv) Numerical Ability;
    (v) Verbal Ability/ Reasoning and
    (vi) English Comprehension. 

Selection Process / Merit List

The admission will be made on the basis of the Entrance Test (85% weightage), Group Discussion (7.5% weightage) and Personal Interview (7.5% weightage). The result of the Entrance Test will not be sent to the candidates. The comprehensive result after the Group Discussion and Personal Interview will be notified on the UIAMS notice board as well as the UIAMS website.

For more details please visit http://met.puchd.ac.in/
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