PES University (PESU), established in 1972, is situated in Bangalore, the Silicon Valley of India. The University was formerly known as the PES Institute of Technology, it was renamed in 2013 where it attained University status by the Government of Karnataka. It offers UG, PG and Doctoral courses in streams of Management, Science, Medicine, Architecture, Technology, and Law.
PESU is ranked 6th in Top 50 Private universities by OUTLOOK India- ICARE rankings. Also, it is one of the Top 20 Universities in Karnataka state by the same rankings. PES University is the second most preferred destination next to IIMB for B-School aspirants (Times of India)
|Recognition||UGC, AICTE, AACSB (Business Education Alliance Member)|
|Courses||More than 25, please visit pes.edu/programs|
|Campus Area||PESU RR campus – 30 Acres|
|Accommodation||Girls and Boys|
|PES Institution Strength||26,000|
|Courses||25+ Courses (UG, PG, and Doctoral)|
|Academic Partnerships||Taylor’s University of MalaysiaIIMBx-MOOCAberdeen University (which provides project-based specific offering)|
|How to Reach||7 Kms away from Bangalore City Junction Railway Station 8 Kms away from Kempegowda Bus Stand|
PES University offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in fields of Technology, Management, Science, Law, Architecture, Medical, and Science.
|B.Tech||Duration: 4 yearSpecialization: ECE, ME, CE, Biotech, IT, EE and CivilSelection Criteria: PESSAT/ KCET/ both (if eligible)|
|M.Tech||Duration: 2 yearsSpecialization: ECE, ME, CE, Biotech, IT, EE and Civil Selection Criteria: PESSAT/ KCET/ both (if eligible)|
|BBA||Duration: 3 yearsSpecialization: General, Event Management and HospitalitySelection Criteria: Admissions through PESSAT Entrance Exam|
|MBA||Duration: 2 yearsSelection Criteria: Admissions through PESSAT Entrance Exam|
|LLB||Duration: 3 yearsSelection Criteria: PESSAT Exam|
|LLM||Duration: 1 yearSelection Criteria: PESSAT Exam|
|B.Arch||Duration: 3 yearsSelection Criteria: NATA/ JEE Advanced, No PESSAT Test for B.Arch|
|B.Design||Duration: 4 yearsSelection Criteria: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) by PESSAT Specialization: Product Design, Communication Design, Interaction Design|
|Ph.D||Duration: 2-5 yearsSpecializations: Engineering, Maths, Management, and Computer Applications Eligibility: PG and UG degrees with at least 60% marks (or equivalent GPA) at both levels.Note: Distance Degree is not valid.|
|B.Sc||Duration: 3 yearsSpecializations: NursingEligibility: Admissions through PESSAT Entrance Exam|
|M.Sc Nursing(Only for women)||Duration: 2 yearsSpecializations: NursingEligibility: Admissions through PESSAT Entrance Exam.|
PESU offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degrees in fields of Engineering, Medical, Management, and Science. Admissions are offered through an entrance exam. Candidates applying for the Ph.D. courses need to go through the PESSAT Research Selection Process, and candidates are shortlisted for the interview rounds based on the results of PESSAT.
- PES University Programs require you to take online written test PESSAT. Register for PESSAT Test by
- Choose a program/course: visit the Programs page for more details.
- Check the Eligibility & Requirements tab.
- The exam fee is Rs. 1050/-.
- Payment of fees is to be made online through master/visa debit/credit cards and net banking.
- The demand draft has to be paid in favor of the “PES University General Fund” payable at Bangalore. Candidate has to procure DD from the bank, enter DD details in the space provided online and to be sent along with printed application form to the following address: Manager – Admissions, Office of Admissions, PES University, 100 Ft Ring Road, BSK 3rd Stage, Bangalore – 560085 Ph:+91 80 2672 6622
PESSAT Stands for PES (Peoples Education Society) Scholastic Aptitude Test. PESSAT Exam is conducted to offer admission to the students in the following programs such as: B.Tech, B.Arch, M.Tech, BBA, MBA, etc.
- Registration for the same open every year in the month of October.
- PESSAT is conducted for B.Tech in the month of April-May.
- For programs other than for BTech, PES University, Bangalore is the only Test Centre.
- A Candidate can take PESSAT Exam only once in a year.
- There is no negative marking in PESSAT.
Registration Fees: INR 1050 (INR 550 for HN Campus)
- MRD Scholarships: 40% Tuition Waiver for Top 20%.
- Top 10% of students in 6 semesters will get a Travel grant.
- Top 10% of students in 8 semesters will get International Internship.
- Prof. CNR Rao Scholarships: 50% Tuition waiver fee for top 50%.
- Distinction Award: If a student secures a CGPA of 7.5 and above for a particular year, then he/she would receive cash prize money as a distinction award.
- PES University offers free engineering education for a select number of students coming from rural background every year
There are probably a few leading organizations where a PES alumnus is not working. From technology and software to civil and architecture, to finance, consulting and e-commerce, PES alumni are applying their education across domains. It is a testament to our expert faculty and our commitment to creating professionally superior manpower. Also, according to answers on quora, many students have answered positively when it comes to talking about the placement in PESU.
“One of the students stated, “PES University(formerly known as PESIT) has a fantastic Placement record. The percentage is almost 100%. So if you need a job to survive and you want to learn solely because of placement then PES University. is the best place to learn.”. Answered by Swaroop Padurangi.”
Top Recruiters are
Amazon, Cisco, Mahindra Rise, Clear trip, TESCO, LinkedIn, Flipkart, JP Morgan, Microsoft, Honeywell, L’Oréal, Bosch, ITC, Nestle, HP, Oracle, Amazon, Deloitte, Genpact, Morgan Stanley, HDFC Bank, EY, Accor Hotels, Cruise Companies. etc
- Library: Central Library, PES University was established in 1988 with a modest number of books and other documents. Since its inception, the library has steadily developed its collection and presently the library has over 1 lakh documents comprising an impressive and diverse range of information sources like books, journals, conference proceedings, project reports, institutional repositories, previous years examination question papers, electronic resources like E-books, E-journals, CD ROMS, Standards, etc.
- Infrastructure: The PES University campus sprawls over 25 lush acres. PESIT South Campus will be a part of the multidisciplinary University Campus. The classrooms are planned to maximize light and space and students have access to the latest computing and research facilities.
- Faculty: Faculty involvement at PES goes far beyond academics and influences every aspect of campus life. In addition to their teaching duties, faculty members guide and mentor students, participating with enthusiasm in their academic, research and sports / cultural pursuits.