Punjab Technical University (PTU) is well recognized and approved by different concerned agencies like:
PTU is a state government University established by Govt. of Punjab by a state legislative Act.
PTU is recognized under section 2(f) of UGC act and offers programs only as per nomenclature defined by UGC. All degrees awarded by PTU are recognized by University Grant Commission.
All regular Colleges of PTU are approved by AICTE.
PTU is a member of AIU (Association of Indian Universities).
PTU distance education program is approved by Distance Education Council and also approved by Joint Committee of UGC-AICTE-DEC vide letter no. DEC/2010/6925