PCTE Group of Institutes recognizes that to-day’s world requires young men and women who not only have knowledge about the modern technologies and business techniques but also have practical knowledge to use these technologies. They are expected to be able to put their knowledge to practical use immediately after entering the industry. Hence PCTE has consciously made efforts to give latest and practical knowledge to its students in every discipline such as Business Management,Computer Applications,Pharmacy, Fashion Designing, Commerce, Biotechnology, Hotel Management, Airlines & Tourism, Journalism and Medical Lab Technology beyond the syllabi prescribed by the University. PCTE is an approved institution by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of HRD and Govt. of India and affiliated to Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar. At PCTE it is felt that an Academic Environment is essential for integral growth – intellectual, emotional and social persona of the students. To achieve this end, faculty and students are continuously and actively involved in various academic, cultural and sports activities. This includes holding conferences, inviting eminent people from industry and academic institutes for Guest Lectures, visits to Industries, holding various cultural activities like singing completion, ‘Nukad Natak ’ and sending teams to compete in cultural activities like Drama, Bhangra etc. to reputed institutes in the region. In addition a week-long cultural extravaganza ‘Koshish’ is held every year. Competitions in various sports are held throughout the year in addition to the Annual Athletic Meet. PCTE understands its Corporate Social Responsibilities and fulfils them by holding activities such as regular blood donation camps and health check-ups. Run for cause is a regular part of PCTE Athletic Meet, wherein students pledge their commitment to societal causes. In order to make the professional education more effective, PCTE has taken the following steps: Structured approach to respond to the development and administration of courses socially relevant to current market needs. Our senior faculty members are actively involved in syllabus development and modification at the University level as members of Board of Studies and ensure that University syllabi are regularly updated according to market needs. Regularly developing pedagogic methodologies and techniques which are the strategic strength of the Institute. Ensured attention to the traditional academic fields such as Marketing, Finance, Information Technology etc. along with the upcoming areas like Biotechnology, Hospitality and Tourism.