PCTE Institute of Technical Education (Campus-1 ) was established in 1999.PCTE is an academic institution that is set up to develop professional entrepreneurial and executive skills in Students. The institute primarily aims at imparting relevant education to young men and women with a view to provide them with the expertise to become effective professionals in the field of management and computer applications.

The institute also aims to conduct research in management and IT as applied to the needs of the industry. Through such research, the intent is to create and share new knowledge in this growing and increasingly important field.

Technical education took a new dimension in the India’s emerging fields. India’s banking system, insurance, telecom sector and capital markets have seen an overhauling change in the fabric, and it was evident that a predictable large gap existed between the requirement in the market and the available skilled professionals available in the country.

PCTE addressed this unprecedented demand for evolved professionals in the fast growing world of Management and still faster paced IT.

PCTE today clearly ranked the best B-School in Punjab, HP and J & K by various national magazines and journals, including Outlook, Business India, AIMA, etc., goes on to prove that PCTE was a concept that had to be born when it arrived.

Departments and programs

There are two departments that comes under PCTE Institute of Technical Education.

  1. Management Department
  2. Information Technology Department

Various courses are offered under these departments.There are three courses which are running in Campus-1.They are:

  1. Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
  2. Masters of Business Administration – International Business (MBA-IB)
  3. Masters of Computer Applications (MCA) Lateral entry

PCTE has achieved a 100% success ratio in placements.


PCTE group of Institutes continues its campus placements for BCA for the academic session 2013-16. Students got placed as Software Engineer with Wipro, Accenture and Infosys. 5 students got selected in Wipro, 3 in Accenture & 2 in Infosys.

Buoyed by the success Gurpreet Singh, student of BCA placed in Wipro said “It’s like dream come true and I thank god for this success and also my teachers and parents who supported me with full zeal.” Priyanka, Student of BCA, placed in Accenture said “To have a job in hand after working so hard is a sigh of relief for me and working for a reputed company on a decent position was always my aspiration.”

Fifth semester students of MCA batch 2013-2016 students already got placed in companies like: WIPRO, Prime Focus, Naggaro, Mind Tech Lab-Banglore , AON-NIIT etc..

23 Students of MCA Batch-2012-2015 are got their placement in WIPRO and other companies like Eureka Infosystems, CS Software, InfoTech Zone.