University Business School (UBS) is an affiliation of Panjab University. UBS has been ranked 25th by Times in 2020 and 41st  by Economic Times for MBA in 2019. The top courses offered at University Business School are MBA, MBA for Executives, MBA for Entrepreneurship. The college has recently reached a salary package of 53 LPA setting a new record in the placement category of Panjab University.

Aspirants willing to get a seat in MBA program of UBS Chandigarh can apply in the month of December-January. Application forms can be filled in online mode where application fee can also be remitted online.

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University Business School Chandigarh Highlights

Here is a glance at the UBS, Panjab University:

Established| Type 1995 | Public
Official website
Recognized by UGC
Degree Postgraduate
Programs M.Com and MBA
Selection criteria Entrance based
Accepted scores


M.Com, MBA Executives: PU-CET PG entrance exam

Gender Intake Co-Ed
Application Mode Online / offline
Contact number  1800-180-2065

University Business School Chandigarh Courses

UBS offers Postgraduate courses in Business and Management. The courses are as follows:

Course Eligibility
M.Com (Hons.)

Eligibility: 45% marks in graduation with a B.Com degree or Graduation with Economics/Mathematics/Statistics.

Duration: 2 Years



Subjects: Human Resource, International Business, General

Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with 50% or a pass in Final Examination of CA, CS, or ICAI or AMIE with 50% or 5 years of research teaching or professional teaching experience. + CAT 

Duration: 2 Years

MBA for Executives

Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree + PU-CET PG conducted by the Panjab University + GD + PI + 2-year experience 

Duration: 2 Years

MBA for Entrepreneurship

Eligibility: CAT score with 10% marks in each component + Bachelor’s degree

Duration: 2 Years


Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject + PU-CET+ GD+ PI

Duration: 2 Years

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University Business School Chandigarh Admissions

For M.Com. and Executive MBA selection PU-CET conducted by Panjab University followed by GD and PI is considered. Other specializations of MBA require Merits in CAT, GD, and PI. Entrance Test at Panjab University contains 85% weight, Group Discussion (7.5% weightage) and Personal Interview (7.5% weightage).

How to Apply for UBS, Punjab University?

All the admissions at UBS are entrance based. Students need to register themselves before applying. For this, 

  • Students need to register online on the official website.
  • Fill-up the necessary details.
  • Pay application fee. Application fees for general category candidates are INR 2500 and for SC, ST and PwD candidates are INR 1250.
  • Deposit fee
  • After 24 hours, log in again and upload scanned photos, signatures, and fill other important information.

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University Business School Chandigarh Placements

In the placement drive, 2019-2020 conducted by UBS, Panjab University, out of 103 students out of 129 eligible candidates have been placed with handsome packages.

Notable companies that recruited students from UBS this year included American Express, Avery Dennison, Bacardi, Edelweiss Tokio, HSBC, Infosys, Tolaram, Volvo Eicher, and HDFC. For more placement related details at UBS, Chandigarh refer the table given below:

No. of Eligible Students 129
No. of Students Placed 103
Highest CTC Offered INR. 55 LPA
Average CTC Offered INR. 9.5 LPA

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University Business School Chandigarh Hostel

Panjab University organizes hostel accommodation for students studying at University Business School. The hostel contains basic facilities such as food, electricity, water, and regular maintenance for students. Here is the Fee structure of Hostel at UBS:

Fee Type Amount (INR) per semester
Rent 360
Water Charges 360
Electricity 2,500
Development fund 750
Routine Hostel Maintenance  1,150
Lift charges 300
Food subsidy 360
Mess Canteen Servant Welfare 80
Poor student Welfare  120
Celebration fund 350

University Business School Chandigarh Faculty

The faculty members of UBS are:

  • Deepak Kaur: Chairperson
  • Tejinder Pal Singh: Associate Professor
  • Kulwinder Singh: Assistant professor
  • Pooja Soni: Assistant professor
  • Dinesh K. Gupta: Professor
  • T.N Kapoor: Professor

University Business School Chandigarh Scholarships

The following scholarships are offered to students of University Business School Chandigarh:

  • Scholarships for the Students with Disabilities
  • National E-Scholarship: for various scholarship schemes of Government of India
  • Ms. Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship 2016-17

University Business School (UBS) FAQs

Ques. How good is UBS?

Ans. University Business School of Panjab University was ranked at 41st place in 2011. Panjab University itself is one of the Best Universities in Asia. It has an affordable fee structure and a Placement rate of 98%. The majority of the placements are in the industry of Banking, Finance, Services, and Insurance.

Ques. I have a 90.2 percentile in CAT, what are my chances of getting admission to MBA in UBS?

Ans. Your chances of getting admission are high. The minimum CAT percentile required at the University Business School of Panjab University is 80 with a minimum of 10% scores in Quantitative, Verbal, Logic, and data interpretation.

Ques. Does UBS accept XAT or MAT score?

Ans. No. University Business School accepts only CAT scores for admission. No XAT/MAT scores are accepted at the University.

Ques. Who to Contact for Placement related query?

Ans. The Chairperson of University Business School is in charge of Placement cell. You may contact Mr. Deepak Kaur for any placement related query.

Ques. Are there any reservations for students from a non-Punjab state?

Ans. Yes, there is a 5% relaxation of marks for students belonging to reserved categories of India.

Ques. What is the approximate CAT cutoff of UBS Chandigarh for a general category student?

Ans. The approximate CAT cutoff of UBS Chandigarh for a general category student is 85 percentile as per 2019 cut off list.

Ques. What are the UBS Chandigarh MBA fees and admission eligibility?

Ans. The MBA fees for UBS Chandigarh MBA is INR 34,730 for the whole course. The eligibility for admission should have a Bachelors Degree in any stream with not less than 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized University OR A pass in the final examination conducted by (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 Examination 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.

Ques. What is the highest package that has been offered in UBS, Chandigarh?

Ans. The highest salary package that has been offered at UBS Chandigarh is INR 53 LPA.

Ques. Which is better, UBS Chandigarh or UBS Mumbai for an MBA?

Ans. The comparison between the two can better be understood by the comparison given in the table below:

College Name Ranking Fees Specializations Exam scores accepted
UBS Mumbai #80 (Management) by Business World
#7 (Management) by The Week
#26 (Management) by Times B School
INR 10,98,000 International Business & Economics and Working Executives CAT, GMAT, CMAT, and MAHCET
UBS Chandigarh #48 (Management) by NIRF
#41 (Management) by The Economics Times
INR 34,000 Human Resource Management, International Business, General, and Entrepreneurship CAT

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Ques. How is the alumni base of UBS Chandigarh?

Ans. Some of the notable alumni of UBS Chandigarh are:

  • Mr. Varun Berry (CEO, Britannia)
  • Mr. DP Singh (VP-HR, IBM)
  • Mr. Anil Khanna (MD, Blue Dart)
  • Mr. Parminder Singh (MD, Twitter – Southeast Asia)
  • Mr. Anil Sharma, (VP-HR, ITC Hotels)
  • Mr. Amit Syngle (President- Sales, Asian Paints)
  • Mrs. Joji Sekhon Gill (HR Director Asia Pacific, DuPont)
  • Mr. Amarjit Batra (CEO OLX INDIA)
  • Mr. Rajesh Dhiya (Executive Director, Axis Bank)
  • Mr. Kavi Arora (CEO, Religare Finvest Ltd.)
  • Mr. Rakesh Khurmi (CFO, Adlabs Imagica).