Information portal of Ludhiana district Punjab

This page is a complete sitemap on the Ludhiana district of Punjab where you can get all information about Ludhiana at one go, including education, health, famous personalities, jobs in Ludhiana and many more.

The Ludhiana district in Punjab (Punjabi: ਲੁਧਿਆਣਾ) derives its name from the Lodhi dynasty, back in the 15th century. The location of Ludhiana is on the Grand Trunk Road, en route Delhi to Amritsar, between 30°-34' and 31°-01' north and 75°-18' and 76°-20' east. On the north, the River Satluj separates Ludhiana from Jalandhar and Hoshiarpur districts. On other borders of Ludhiana district, there are Moga in the west, Ropar in the east, while Barnala, Sangrur and Patiala shares the southern border. The administrative headquarters of the Ludhiana district is Ludhiana.

  • Area of Ludhina district, Punjab: 3767 km2
  • Literacy Rate of Ludhiana district, Punjab: 76.54%
  • Tribes in Ludhiana district Punjab: There are many tribes native to the district, most prominent of them being the Sidhu, Gill, Brar, Grewal, Dhaliwal, Dhillon, Sandhu, Buttar, and Sanghera tribes.
  • Major rivers: Sutlej and Buddha Nala.
  • PIN codes of Ludhiana: There are many pin codes in this district. For more details, please refer to our complete list of pin codes in Ludhiana.
  • STD Code of Ludhiana district Punjab: 0161

Ludhiana education - schools, colleges, and universities

Ludhiana boasts the largest agricultural university in Asia, the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). The Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College is also an age old institution. Some of the other famous colleges in Ludhiana are Bhutta College of Engineering & Technology, and Ludhiana College of Engineering & Technology. The district also hosts few good medical colleges in Ludhiana including the Christian Medical College. Below you can get a complete list of articles on all educational institutions, admission notices and result announcements in Ludhiana.

  1. Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDU)
  2. Christian Medical College
  3. Animation Institutes in Ludhiana

Hotel & PG accommodation in Ludhiana

Due to the number of universities, many people look for student PG accommodation in Ludhiana. Here we have provided a list. Also as a business hub, it drives a number of amateur and corporate tourists. If you are looking for the best hotels in Ludhiana, here are some of them -

Majestic Park Plaza
Hotel Gulmor
The Keys Hotel
City Heart Sarovar Portico
Hotel Chevron International
Hotel Maharaja Regency
Hotel Leela Classic
Hotel Imperial Executive
Best restaurants in Ludhiana
More on accommodation in Ludhiana

How to reach tourist places in Ludhiana

There are some tourist places near Ludhiana for which every year a number of visitors come to this district. Below we have listed up some articles on Ludhiana tourism:

  1. Tourist attractions in Ludhiana
  2. How to reach Patna Sahib from Ludhiana

Famous personalities of Ludhiana

Vijay Inder Singla, political leader
Ravneet Singh, political leader
Manish Tewari, political leader
Sukhdev Singh Libra, political leader
Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Singer
Raman Mundair, writer
Sunil Bharti Mittal, entrepreneur
Tiger Jeet Singh, wrestler
Sahir Ludhianvi, poet
Kartar Singh Sarava, freedom fighter
Sukhdev Thapar, freedom fighter
Udham Singh, freedom fighter
Anand Mahindra, entrepreneur
Simi Garewal, actress
Jay Ranade, writer

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