University School of Open Learning
Panjab University, Chandigarh
Admission Cum Examination Form for Session 2021-22

Note:==> In case of any query related to admission 2021-22 Contact list

About USOL

  • University School of Open Learning (USOL) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. It commenced its journey in year 1971 as Directorate of Correspondence Courses to embrace the lofty mission to take the reach of quality education beyond the four walls of University. From being an undergraduate institute in its initial phase, it grew to become a leading and popular Open and Distance Learning Institute. Today it is fully equipped to cater to the ever evolving needs and expectations of 21st Century learners.

  • USOL offers a wide range of courses: Traditional Undergraduate courses and Post graduate courses, Professional courses, Job-oriented courses, Skill-based courses, Market-driven courses and some Value oriented courses.

  • USOL students are taught by highly qualified and experience faculty which is actively engaged in academic research and advancement of knowledge. Through its imposing building located at the beautiful campus of Panjab University it extends its excellent facilities and renders effective support services.

  • Having effectively integrated ICT in its curriculum, USOL is fully equipped to disseminate quality education through online mode beside the traditional face to face mode of teaching. Students of USOL undertake the same syllabi, in the same duration and appear in the same mode of examination like the regular students of Departments and Colleges affiliated to Panjab University.

Starting Date for Online Admission Form 1st September 2021
Last Date for Registration of Online Admission Form is 30th November, 2021
  • Click the following link to see the recognition status of the courses by UGC-DEB: Click Here
  • Fee Concessions of USOL
      1. Freeship for SC/ST
      2. Blind/PWD Students
      3. Concession to Transgender Student
      4. Fee Concession to Students Whose Parents are Not Surviving
      5. National E-Scholarship
      6. Students Aid Fund

    For details of fee concession see page no 92-99 of USOL Prospectus.

  • For SC/ST Students availing Post Matric Scholarship are required to select all the following conditions:
    1. State : Punjab
    2. Category : SC/ST
    3. Punjab Domicile : Yes
    4. Family Annual Income : upto 2.5 Lac
  • SC students are required to apply Freeship Card along with Admission Form .The link for Freeship Card is Click Here

Simple Steps to apply

  1. Select the Programme (UG/PG) and fill the complete Admission-cum Examination Form
  2. Submit the Form and note down your Login Id and Password.
  3. Login with your username/password again at
  4. Pay the Fee either through online mode i.e. by Debit Card, Credit Card or Net Banking* or fee can also be paid in any branch of Post Office all over India, after your generating the post office Fee Challan
  5. Login again at if pay fee using Debit Card, Credit Card or Net Banking /after two days if fee is deposited in the Post office
  6. If fee paid through online mode but not confirmed, please click on confirm my fee link and then click on Continue.
  7. Complete the process by uploading your scanned photograph and signature
  8. Take a printout of your complete admission cum examination form.
  9. Send the copy of this printout along with supporting documents to following address for verification and confirmation of admission.    OR
    Those who get appointment letter while taking print the Admission-cum Examination Form, have to come to USOL on the given date along with print-out of admission cum examination form and original documents for verification and confirmation of admission.

Contact Us

University School Of Open Learning(USOL)
Panjab University Sector 14
Chandigarh - 160014
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone No.: 0172-2534308,2534302
Sr.No. Activity Dates(Normal Fee)
1. Starting Date for Online Admission Form 1st September 2021 (Wednesday)
2. Last Date for Online Admission Form 30th November 2021 (Tuesday)
3. Last Date for Deposit of Fee through Post Office 15th December 2021 (Wednesday)
4. Last Date for Deposit of Fee through Online Mode 15th December 2021 (Wednesday)
5. Last date for Completing online admission process 18th December, 2021 (Saturday)
6. Last date for sending hard copy of Online Admission cum Examination form with (along with documents) to USOL: 20th December, 2021 (Monday)