Panjab University Chandigarh knows the importance of Social Media and so do the students studying in PU who have made the Panjab University’s Facebook Page so interactive that it has ranked at No. 5 in India. This ranking has been given by a reputed and most trusted education portal “Career360“.
PU Facebook Page is now verified
Panjab University Chandigarh has become the first university in India, whose page has been verified by Facebook. This has made the PU page list among the Facebook pages of top universities around the world such as Harvard University, University of Cambridge, Oxford University etc.
If you search for Panjab University on Facebook, you’ll come across a number of pages with a good number of likes. But here is the official Facebook page of PU which carries a blue verified tick with its name: https://www.facebook.com/official.pu.india. All other pages might soon be removed or merged into this official verified page.
Panjab University’s Facebook page was formed on 21 October 2013 and it just within 1 year that the page has got such a good ranking. The director of Public Relations, PU, Mr. Vineet Punia thanked the students for making Panjab University rank at Number 5 in India and at par with other top universities of the world. It can now be assumed that the authorities at PU will be paying more attention towards social media to interact with students.
Lovely Professional University has bagged the 3rd rank in India while Chandigarh University stood at 7th.
The news of PU Facebook page ranking at #5 has already made headlines in newspapers. A news story was published in Chandigarh Tribune dated 30th December 2014 which confirmed this achievement.