Punjabi University Patiala South Campus is located at Talwandi Sabo (Damdama Sahib). Damdama Sahib, a sacred place, is the Fourth Takhat of Sikhs in particular and people of all faiths in general. Since 1988, the campus is raising the educational standards of the students in this rural area of Malwa region of Punjab. The campus is spread across nearly 90 acres and offers serene and idyllic environs. It comprises of four institutions; Punjabi University Guru Kashi College, University School of Business Studies and Yadavindra College of Engineering are located at Talwandi Sabo and one institution is situated at Maur, a nearby place.
The campus offers various humanities and social sciences courses as well as professional courses in commerce, management and engineering and aims to empower the students with best of the skills and know-how. The faculty of the campus is actively pursuing research activities, guiding doctorate students and generating new knowledge for society.
Ample residential facilities for the faculty, staff, students, along with the guest house and sports facilities provide a cosy and comfortable stay on the campus. The campus runs a novel B.Tech. 6 years Integrated course for the deserving students from the rural areas of India. The students of this course are financially supported through Golden Hearts Scholarship Scheme. The vision is to groom excellent, competent and humane persons motivated to serve the society in large.
Punjabi University Patiala (PUP) established in 1962, is a premier institution committed to promoting Punjabi language, literature and culture and helps students to achieve excellence in higher education. Along with the above commitments, we at the PUP South Campus are also focusing on the upliftment of educational standards in the Southern (Malwa) region of the Punjab, which has not received the required attention in past. Located in the spiritually-blessed land of Talwandi Sabo (Damdama Sahib) and having a team of talented and highly-qualified faculty members, PUP South Campus is an ideal place for the holistic development of students.
With the backup of state-of-the-art facilities in various areas of science, engineering, technology, humanities and business studies, we have the capability to hone the skills of students to the finest levels which will not only ensure the respectable employment to the budding graduates but also groom them for the entrepreneurial strives. Our excellent collaboration with other institutions of learning in India and abroad strengthened by our network with industry is our greatest asset. Throughout the academic journey of students, we emphasize on human values so that our students become ideal brand-ambassadors of Punjabi University, Patiala and are able to carve a comfortable and soothing niche in their personal and professional lives.
As Director of the campus, I would like to assure the students, faculty, staff and society that I shall not lead merely by preaching and ordering but shall strive to become a role model, which will inspire the students to put in their best efforts to acquire new knowledge. Dear aspirants, the vibrant PUP South Campus will not only give the young learners wings but the sky too. I am eager to welcome you.