Chandigarh is a planed city, capital of the Punjab and Haryana. It was designed in 1950 by Le Corbusier, the famous French architect and city planner. It is also a Union Territory under the direct administration of the Government of India.
How to Reach Chandigarh?
There is an excellent road linkage of Chandigarh with its neighboring states Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh and New Delhi. There are two national highways, namely, No. 21 (Ambala-Kinnaur) and 22 (Chandigarh-Leh) that serve this union territory by connecting it with other parts of the country. Volvo Buses are available for/from International Airport, New Delhi and ISBT New Delhi.
The city is well connected with major cities New Delhi, Shimla, Amritsar via train. There are five trains, namely, Shatabdi Express and Himalayan Queen that link Chandigarh with Delhi. There are also direct trains to/from Mumbai, Lucknow, Shirdi, Jaipur and Amritsar.
The city is well connected with Delhi, Mumbai, Goa, Bengaluru, Srinagar and Amritsar via air. The airport is located at a distance of about 14 kms from Panjab University.
How to reach Panjab University in Chandigarh?
Panjab University is well connected with all important locations in Chandigarh through local Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) Air-conditioned, and ordinary bus service. Fully air-conditioned cab services are available at the door step on giving a call. (0172-4141414, 4646464, 4242424).Auto-rickshaws are also available at all important locations in Chandigarh. Radio auto service is also available on call (0172- 4242424, 4343434).
Enquiry No(s): 1800-180-2065, +91 172 2534818, 2534866 (from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm & 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm on working days including Saturday)