24 months
160 USD/year
160 USD/year
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The Department of Anthropology at Panjab University, Chandigarh, has established its academic excellence in the field of Anthropology ever since its inception in 1960 by Late Professor S.R.K. Chopra, F.N.A., as its founder head. The Anthropology programme is offered at the Panjab University.


Key facts:

  • The Anthropology programme is offered at the Panjab University.
  • The Department is well known for its researches in the fields of palaeoanthropology, palaeoecology, human growth and development, forensic anthropology, genetic epidemiology, twin studies, medical anthropology, and socio-cultural anthropology. It has made notable discoveries of primate and other mammalian fossils from the Siwaliks. It has on its faculty highly competent & efficient members whose work is internationally recognized and are recipients of many awards & honours.
  • The Department offers undergraduate program (B.Sc. Hons.), postgraduate program (M.Sc. Hons.) (under framework of Honours School System) and Doctoral Degree program in Anthropology. It also runs a one-year Diploma Course in Forensic Science and Criminology, which is not only useful for the students having interest in Forensics but also useful for practicing Lawyers & Police officials.

Programme Structure

  • Infrastructure and Laboratory facilities for teaching and research are available in various sub-fields of Anthropology, namely, Osteology, Auxology, Serology and Bio-chemical Anthropology, Forensic anthropology, Forensic podiatry, Molecular anthropology, Palaeoanthropology, Prehistoric Archaeology, Dermatoglyphics, etc.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Merit based1. B.Sc (H.S.) Anthropology or equivalent exam.2. B.A/B.Sc. with 50% of P.U. or any other exam. recognized by P.U., as equivalent thereto.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 160 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 160 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Rs. 11875


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