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Best Basic Sciences College in Punjab, India

University Institute of Sciences (UIS) creates a pool of intellectual thinkers and influential leaders in the field of Science & Technology. The department has set a milestone in delivering academic & research excellence since inception.The University runs a separate department of Sciences and offers B. Sc. (Hons/Hons with research) in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics (CSM) and M. Sc. in Physics, Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Mathematics and Data Science with Ph. D. in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.

Our outcome based academic model comprising of theoretical work, research projects, seminars, resource learning, hands-on laboratory work, and the idyllic approach of imparting fundamentals reinforces the capabilities of the students


Basic Sciences in India & abroad is on a surge as research, education & innovation in the field is expected to move-up over the next couple of years. The demand for these graduates is expected to rise by 8% on an average by the end of 2024.

About the University Institute of Sciences (UIS)

The University Institute of Sciences (UIS) is renowned for fostering innovative thinkers and forward-looking leaders within the vibrant field of Science & Technology. Since its establishment, the institute has consistently soared to unprecedented levels of academic and research excellence.

Distinguished by its renowned faculties, infrastructure, research, and course curriculum. University Institute of Sciences has three departments, the Department of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, and provides degrees at undergraduate, postgraduate, and Ph. D levels. Departments of UIS offer B. Sc. (Hons/Hons with research) in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics and Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics (CSM) and M. Sc. in Physics, Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Mathematics and Data Science with Ph. D. in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.

The academic approach in UIS is outcome-focused, emphasizing a blend of theoretical and practical knowledge, research endeavors, interactive seminars, project-based experiential learning, and a holistic teaching-learning methodology. Through this multifaceted approach, we fortify our students' skills and empower them to thrive in their academic and professional pursuits.

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Message from Director, UIS

Director Basic Sciences
Prof. (Dr.) Surjeet Singh Chauhan

Director, University Institute of Sciences

Prof (Dr,) Surjeet Singh Chauhan has been serving as Director of the University Institute of Sciences (UIS) Chandigarh University since 2020. He has a rich experience of 23 years of teaching, research, and administration at various positions in Chandigarh University and other institutes. He has supervised 9 PhDs. and 04 supervising, one M.Phil., and more than 12 PG Dissertations. He has published more than 70 papers in reputed International /National journals and Proceedings indexed in Scopus/ESCI/SCIE/SCI database. He has published 4 books/Book Chapters. He is a founder member of Chandigarh University. He is the founder HOD of Applied Sciences and HOD of Mathematics at Chandigarh University. He served as HOD of Applied Sciences, HOD of Mathematics, and Associate Dean of Sciences UIS before the current position of Director UIS at Chandigarh University. He also served as Dean exam in previous institutions. Under his able guidance, UIS has gained a rank of 40 th position among all science colleges in India within a short span of 8 years. UIS has many programs including four UG programs as B.Sc. (Hons/Hons with Research) * in Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, and CSM (Computer Science, Statistics, and Mathematics); five PG programs as M.Sc. in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Data Science, and Industrial Chemistry; three Ph.D. programs in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for inculcating the scientific temperament among students and faculty for serving the Industry and Society at large. UIS has applied NEP 2020 for the holistic development of Students. Every year students clear NET/GATE exams and many students get the placement.

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Advance Chemistry Lab

The Advance Chemistry Lab conducts advanced chemistry practical for M.Sc. Chemistry final year students. The experiments mainly performed here are related to synthetic chemistry including both organic and inorganic branches.

Analytical Chemistry Lab

Analytical chemistry studies and uses instruments and methods used to separate, identify, and quantify analyte and the same is taught in the Analytical Chemistry Lab.

Organic Chemistry Lab

The laboratory is a well equipped with instruments like Hot Air Oven, Rotary Evaporator, Polarimeter and more. The practical related to different programs such as M. Sc. 1st year and B. Sc. 2nd year are performed in this lab.

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UIS Highlights

  • Make things happen with contemporary and practically oriented learning at Chandigarh University
  • Shape your future with the state of the art facilities and student friendly ambience at Chandigarh University
  • Give a global vision to your career and get ahead with our strong Global alliances.
  • Chandigarh University offers highest return on investments to the students and their parents.
  • The impeccable placement record of Chandigarh University makes it the most sought after educational institute in North India
  • Globally Comparable, Flexible and Choice Based Academics to incorporate student prerequisites.
  • Research - Intensive Learning Environment to enhance the overall student development with an analytical and progressive mind set
  • Inspiring Teaching - Learning environment to lead the students towards success.

Dreaming of studying abroad?

Under Chandigarh University's International Transfer Program (ITP), you can also choose to pursue your degree in a top-notch college or university abroad.

Study Abroad Programs offered in the following Countries
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Degree with
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Work Permit
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High Visa
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Part-time work
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Degree with
International Recognition

A degree with international recognition will provide you multifold benefits in your academic and professional life.

  • Increases your employability
  • Magnifies the value of your degree
  • Reforms your professional portfolio
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Work Permit
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The International Transfer Programs also provides you with the chance to pursue international professional prospects after your graduation.

  • Work Visa Rights
  • Applicable to any degree of 1-3 years
  • Enhanced professional opportunities
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High Visa
Success rate

Chandigarh University’s ITP does not only allows you choose from top foreign universities but also amplifies your Visa success rate.

  • Intensive Interview Training
  • Assistance in Visa filing & Documentation process
  • Career Counselling
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When you are exposed to a larger community and a larger world, you are bound to come across bigger opportunities.

  • Build new connections
  • Amplify your professional and social skills
  • Acquaintance with different cultures
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Part-time work
allowed up to 20hr/week

A balanced approach allowing you to pursue part-time work while studying.

  • Work up to 20hr/week
  • Manage your finances
  • Garner work experience

Upgrade your skills with our most sought-after Specializations

Explore your interests in greater depth and enhance your set of skills with the most in-demand specialization programs.





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Offered by
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Chandigarh University has Welcomed Students from more than 50 Countries

With more than 100+ Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral programs to choose from, CU is one of the highly preferred destinations for International Students.

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