PEC has been conferred the Deemed University status in 2004, before this the college was affiliated to the Panjab University, Chandigarh. The PEC - Deemed University offers a wide range of academic programmes at the undergraduate, the postgraduate and the research levels. The PEC offers four-year Bachelor degree programmes in Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Communication, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Production Engineering. Master of Engineering is offered in Civil Engineering (Highways), Civil Engineering (Irrigation and Hydraulics), Civil Engineering (Structures), Environmental Engineering (Inter-disciplinary), Electrical Engineering (Power Systems), Electronics Product Design & Technology, Mechanical Engineering (Rotodynamics), Electronics Engineering, Materials and Metallurgy, Computer Integrated Manufacturing. Courses : Aeronautical Engineering(A.M.Ae.S.I), Computer Technology, Information Technology, Metallrgical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.