PES University, formally known as PES Institute of Technology, was founded in 1972 in Bangalore, Karnataka. It received university status from the Karnataka government in 2013. The PES is ranked among the top 100 B.Tech colleges in 2022 and 27th in the South-Indian region in 2023 by the National Institute of Framework. It is also accredited by NAAC with an A+.
The university has four campuses that focus on engineering, management, pharma, law, architecture, life sciences, etc. The institution provides courses in UG, PG, and doctoral degrees through its 12 departments. B.Tech., B.Des., M.Tech., MCA, and MBA are some of the popular courses offered at the People’s Education Society University.
The PES University is approved by UGC, AICTE, and AACSB. Candidates are selected based on national and state-level entrance exams. As per the placement record for 2023, the highest package offered is INR 65 LPA.
PES University Highlights
|Name||People’s Education Society University (PESU)|
|Approved by||UGC, AICTE and AACSB.|
|Courses offered||Diploma, UG, PG, PhD|
|Highest Package||INR 65 LPA.|
PES University Admissions 2023
Candidates at PES University are selected based on national and state-level entrance exams. Admission to various regular courses is done through the PESSAT or CET examination. Candidates can review the important dates, eligibility, and cut-off-related details in the given section.
|PESSAT Application Submission(B.Tech)||16 May 2023|
|PESSAT 2023 Exam||17 May 2023- Jun 4 (Tentative)|
|PESSAT 2023 Registrations (BArch )||July 2023 (Tentative)|
|KCET Exam 2023||20 May 2023 – 21 May 2023|
|MAT 2023 CBT 2||4 June 2023|
|PESSAT 2023 Result||7 June 2023|
|NATA 2023 Result||13 June 2023|
The People’s Education Society Scholastic Aptitude Test (PESSAT) is conducted by the PESU for B.Tech/B.E., B.Arch., etc. The exam is conducted via a computer-based test in 54 cities in 19 states. The exam consists of four sections with 180 marks. Candidates will have three hours to finish 180 marks.
List of exams accepted by PESU
- B.Tech: JEE Mains
- MBA/MCA: PGCET
- M.Tech: GATE
- MBA:MAT, CMAT, CAT, GMAT, GRE
- Law:CLAT, LSAT
The university will release the cutoff with opening and closing ranks on its official website. The PESSAT cutoff is based on a variety of variables, including the applicant’s score, seats available, reservation policy, etc. Those who meet the required cut-off will be called for counselling in multiple sessions.
PES University Ranking
As per the IIRF report of 2023, the PESU is ranked 27th in the South-Indian region. In 2022, the university was ranked in the top 100 list under “Best College in B.Tech. The university is approved by UGC, AICTE, and AACSB. PESU is also accredited by NAAC with an A+ grade.
|Approved By||UGC, AICTE and AACSB|
|NAAC Grade 2022||A+|
|NIRF Ranking 2022(Engineering)||100|
|IIRF Ranking 2023||77th|
|IIRF Ranking 2023(South-Indian region)||27th|
PES University Infrastructure
PESU is a multidisciplinary university that comprises three campuses in Bangalore. Altogether, they are built in an area of 3.5 million square feet. The university includes a fully equipped workshop, laboratories, hostels, and modern cafeterias. PES has developed its infrastructure as per the needs of its faculty and students.
PESU Campuses in Banglore
- PES University Ring Road Campus.
- PES University Electronic City Campus.
- PES University Hanumanth Nagar Campus.
Facilities provided by PESU
- Wi-Fi Campus
- Hostels with modern cafeterias
- IT Infrastructure
- High tech laboratories
- Cafeteria and Mess
- Convenience Store
- Transport facilities
- Sports Complex
- Medical Facilities
PES University Popular Courses
The university offers courses in multiple disciplines at the UG, PG, and doctoral levels. The university also offers various specialisations for courses such as B.Tech., MBA, etc. The courses offered at the university include engineering, design, management, law, architecture, and pharmacy. Candidates can check the list of popular courses along with the eligibility criteria and fees in the given table.
|Courses||Eligibility||Selection Process||Tuition Fee|
|B.E/B.Tech||10+2: 45 %||PESSAT, KCET, JEE Main||INR 14.4 L – 18 L|
|M.E/ M.Tech||10+2:50%||PESSAT, GATE, Karnataka PGCET||INR 2 L – 15 L|
|B.Des||10+2: 50%||PESSAT, UCEED||INR 14.4 L|
|MBA||UG:50%||PESSAT, Karnataka PGCET, MAT, CMAT, CAT||INR 14 L|
|MCA||UG: 50 %||PGCET, PESSAT||INR 5 L|
|BBA LLB||10+2: 45%||CLAT, LSAT India, PESSAT||INR 10 L|
|B.Pharma||10+2: 45%||PESSAT, KCET||INR 6.4 L|
|B.Sc||10+2 : 50 %||PESSAT||NR 4.8 L – 8.8 L|
How to apply for PESSAT 2023?
The People’s Education Society Scholastic Aptitude Test is conducted by the People’s Education Society University. Through this exam, candidates can get admission to various courses such as B.Tech., B.Des., MBA, etc. The PESSAT application form is available online. Candidates can follow the given steps to fill out their application.
- Visit the official website at https://pes.edu.
- In the right hand side corner of the homepage, click on “Register to PESSAT.”
- Select the course and click on”Next.”
- First, complete your registration with basic details such as name, number, email id, gender, DOB etc and click on “Submit”.
- Proceed further with the application and enter personal and qualification details.
- Submit your application fee by selecting the gateway and completing your transactions.
- Take a printout of the receipt.
The application can be paid online via credit/debit card, net banking, etc., or offline via challan and demand draft.
|All Campus Fee||INR 1150|
|Hanumanth Nagar Campus Fee||INR 550|
PES University Scholarship
The university offers scholarships based on the performance of candidates by providing free education and fee waivers. Every year, PES University provides free engineering education to a chosen group of students from rural backgrounds. The list of PESU scholarships is provided in the table below.
|MRD Scholarships||Top 20% of students will get 40% tuition fee waiver|
|Rural Scholarships||Free engineering education for rural background candidates|
|Corporate Scholarships||Based on thier education many corporates offer scholarships|
PES University Placement
According to the reports, the highest and average packages at PESU in 2023 will be INR 65 LPA and INR 17.99 LPA, respectively. In 2022, over 25% of our students received average salaries of more than 12 LPA. The university has tie-ups with companies such as Google, SAP, Deloitte, IBM, etc.
|Total Internship (2022)||225|
|Total Offers (2022)||458|
|Average Package||INR 17.99 LPA|
|Highest Package||INR 65 LPA|
|Top Recruiter||Google, SAP, Deloitte, IBM, Meta|
PES University FAQs
Ans- The PESU is a state private university.
Ans- Popular courses offered at PES University are B.Tech., M.Tech., MBA, etc.
Ans- The People’s Education Society University is ranked 100 by NIRF in the engineering category in 2022.
Ans- The highest package offered at PESU is INR 65 LPA in 2023.
Ans-The fee for B.Tech. at PES University is between INR 14.4 L and 18 L.
Ans- PES Ring Road campus is the best among other PESU campuses.
Ans-Yes, PESU conducts the People’s Education Society Scholastic Aptitude Test (PESSAT) for admission to various courses.
Ans-The fee for B.Tech. at PES University is between INR 14 L.
Ans- Yes, the People’s Education Society University offers scholarships based on the performance of candidates. The university also offers free engineering education for students of rural backgrounds.
Ans- The hostel fee at PES University is 1 lakh to 1.35 lakhs, depending on the type of room.
Ans- Yes, the People’s Education Society University is recognized by UGC and AICTE.
Ans- Yes, PES is a good choice for CSE. The university has recorded the highest package of INR 1.5 crore in the CSE branch.