PEC University of Technology has been conferred the Deemed University status in 2004. Earlier the college was affiliated to the Panjab University, Chandigarh. PEC University of Technology offers a wide range of academic programmes at the undergraduate, postgraduate and the research levels.

The PEC University of Technology offers four-year Bachelor degree programmes in Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Production and Industrial Engineering. Master of Engineering is offered in Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering), Civil Engineering (Water Resources Engineering), Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering), Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering) – an interdisciplinary programme, Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering (Information Security) – a self-supporting programme, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering (VLSI Design), Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Materials and Metallurgy, Production and Industrial Engineering, Total Quality Engineering and Management - a self-supporting, interdisciplinary programme and Industrial Design - a self-supporting, interdisciplinary programme.

At the postgraduate level, the college offers a 4 semester programme leading to the degree of Master of Engineering (ME) in different disciplines. The admission to these courses is based on the percentile score of applicants in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). A special provision exists for 6 semester part-time ME courses for the candidates sponsored by the industry and the various Government organizations. Facilities for doctoral research are available in all departments.