University School of Open Learning
Panjab University, Chandigarh

Note:==> Online Examination form for April-May 2017 examination will be available tentatively after January 18,2017

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About USOL

  • In 1971 Panjab University became the seventh University in India to bring Distance Education Component into its fold by establishing Directorate of Correspondence Courses now, known as University School of Open learning (USOL).

  • At Present the USOL offers 22 Courses at various levels.

  • All the Courses which USOL offers have the approval of Distance Education Bureau (UGC).

  • Students of USOL undertake same curriculum, same examination and eventually get same Diploma/Degree as their counterparts in the University's regular Departments or Colleges.

  • The spacious Library of USOL, with more than 97,000 books on its shelves, is one of the richest libraries in the entire region especially among the Distance Educational Institute.


Simple Steps to apply

  1. Select the Course of your Choice and completely fill the Admission-cum- Examination Form.
  2. Submit the Form and note down your Login Id and Password.
  3. Login with your username/password at
  4. Download Bank/Post office Fee-Challan (related with the fee to be deposited).
  5. Deposit fee as per Fee- Challan in any Branch of SBI/Post-Office after 24 hours of your registration.
    Important Note:- Fees submitted through any other mode e.g. Bank Draft, Cash Counter Receipt, Online transaction, Pay order will not be adjusted/accepted.
  6. After Two days of depositing fee, Login again at
  7. Complete your Admission Process by uploading your scanned photograph and signature.
  8. Take printout of your Admission-cum-Examination Form and keep a photocopy of this Form for your personal record, and Submit the printout of the Admission-cum-Examination Form along with Original Documents " To Chairperson, USOL,Panjab University,Chandigarh-160014"

Contact Us

University School Of Open Learning(USOL)
Panjab University Sector 14
Chandigarh - 160014
Phone No.: 0172-2534302
Last dates has been extended.Click Here to see new dates.
Sr.No. Activity Dates(Normal Fee) Dates(with Late fee of Rs 1000) Dates(with Late fee of Rs 5000) Dates(with Late fee of Rs 15000)
(with the permission of the Vice-Chancellor)
1. Last Date for Registration on the website and Printing of Bank Challan 26th August, 2016 (Friday) 9th September, 2016 (Friday) 30th September, 2016 (Friday) 21st October, 2016 (Friday)
2. Last Date for Deposit of Fee in any branch of State Bank of India or Post Office using website generated Challan 31st August, 2016 (Wednesday) 14th September, 2016 (Wednesday) 5th October, 2016 (Wednesday) 26th October, 2016
4. Last Date of receipt of printed copies of online submitted Examination form( both by hand/post)
5th September, 2016 (Monday) 19th September, 2016 (Monday) 10th October, 2016 (Monday) 2nd November, 2016 (Monday)