PU MET Selection Process 2023: Dates, Criteria and Documents

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PU MET Selection Process

PU MET Selection Process: Panjab University Management Entrance test (PU MET) selection process is conducted by the PU admission authorities after the declaration of the PU MET exam. The candidates who qualify for the PU MET cut-off are selected. These shortlisted candidates are then called for the selection process and further admission.

Name of the examPanjab University Management Entrance Test (PU MET)
Conducting AuthorityPanjab University
Level of ExaminationUniversity Level
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Mode of ApplicationOffline
Courses OfferedMBA/PGDM
Types of QuestionMCQs
Official Websitepuchd.ac.in

PU MET Selection Process

The PU MET selection process starts after the declaration of results. The shortlisted candidates who qualify for the exam are called for the selection process. The steps are as follows:

  • Group Discussion (GD): Approx 9 to 10 candidates are given an on-the-spot topic by the exam authorities. The group discussion will help in judging the candidate’s thinking and communication skills.
  • Personal Interview (PI): The candidate will be judged based on their critical thinking ability and spontaneous responses.
  • Merit List: After the group discussion and personal interview round, a provisional merit list will be prepared. 
  • PU MET counselling: Shortlisted candidates will be called for the counselling process. In counselling, the candidate’s documents are verified.

PU MET Selection Process: Criteria & Weightage

The merit list prepared after the group discussion and personal interview depends on certain factors. The weightage of the selection criteria is given in the table below:

ComponentsSelection Criteria Weightage
PU MET exam85 %
Group Discussion (GD)7.5%
Personal Interview(PI)7.5%

Documents Required

Candidates who are selected will be called for the counselling process. Applicants need to bring the following documents for verification:

  • 10th and 12th Mark sheets and certificate
  • Identification proof
  • Category Certificate
  • Domicile certificate
  • PU MET admit card
  • PU MET Scorecard

Also Read: PU MET Exam Dates

PU MET Important Dates

The PU MET exam will be conducted on 16th April but authorities have not yet released the PU MET result and counselling dates. But, we have mentioned the tentative dates of the selection process. 

PU MET 2023 Exam16 April 2023
PU MET 2023 Result May 2023 (Tentative)
PU MET 2023 CounsellingJune 2023 (Tentative)
PU MET 2023 Final selectionTo be notified

Must Read: PU MET Admit Card 2023: Steps to Download

PU MET Reservation Policy

According to the reservation policy, the seats are reserved for each category. The reservation is given in percentage, candidates can check the reservation criteria mentioned below:

Category Reservation(Percentage)
General 53.5%
Scheduled Tribe7.5%
Scheduled Caste15%
Backward Classes5%
Defence Quota5%
Sports Category5%
Daughter/son/descendants/husband/wife/ brothers/ sisters of persons
killed in the 1984 riots in Punjab and Chandigarh
Children/Grandchildren of freedom fighters2%


When will I be called for the PU MET selection process?

The exam authorities have not released the selection process dates. However, after the declaration of PU MET results selected candidates will be called for a group discussion and personal interview. After these rounds, PU MET counselling process will take place.

What is the PU MET selection process?

PU MET selection process is the final process to select the candidates for the MBA courses at Panjab University. Candidates who crack the PU MET exam will be called for the selection process.

What are the documents required for PU MET counselling?

Candidates need to bring their original documents for the PU MET counselling. The required documents are the 10th and 12th Mark sheets and certificate, Identification proof, category Certificate, domicile certificate, PU MET admit card and PU MET Scorecard.

What is the official site of the PU MET 2023 exam?

PU MET is conducted by Panjab University. Its official website is puchd.ac.in. Candidates can apply for PUMET by visiting this site.

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