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Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar Lovely Professional University is a Private College and it was established in 2006 and accredited by UGC, BCI, PCI, AIU, Council of Architecture (COA), NCTE, NABL, IAP, ICAR, ACU, ACBSP. Lovely Professional University offers 363 courses in Agriculture, Hotel Management, Media and Mass Communication, Education, Information Technology streams. Popular courses are M.Lib, B.Lib, MPEd, B.Plan, LLB. The placement record of the college varies from stream to stream. Highest package was 42 Lacs in 2019 academic year.

Phagwara (Punjab) Approved by : UGC, BCI, PCI, AIU, Council of Architecture (COA), NCTE, NABL, IAP, ICAR, ACU, ACBSP
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College Type
Private
Established In
2006
Max. Package
INR 42 L
Fee Range
INR 22 K - 4.3 Lacs
Courses Offered
363
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Total Faculty
356
Foreign Exchange Program
Available
Financial Assistance
Available

Lovely Professional University, Phagwara Overview

Lovely Professional University

Lovely Professional University (LPU) was set up in Phagwara, Punjab in 2005 and started functioning in 2006. It has an ultra-modern vast campus on the National Highway near Jalandhar city. LPU is home to more than 30,000 students, about 4,000+ staff and faculty members. The prestigious university offers about 400 courses to students who come to the university from different parts of the country. The university is seen as the largest single-campus private university in India.

Lovely Professional University Highlights 2021

LPU offers more than 350 courses across several streams. The university has quickly emerged as one of the most popular private universities in the country for both UG and PG degrees. Check out the basic overview of LPU admissions here.

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Details

College Name

Lovely Professional University

Short Name

LPU

College Location

Jalandhar, Punjab

Gender Intake

Co-ed

College Type

Private

Establishment Year

2005

Campus Size

Approximately 600 acres

Recognitions

UGC

AIU

COA

NABL

IAP

ICAR

ACU

ACBSP

PCI

BCI

NCTE

Total Courses Offered

358 Courses

Streams Offered

18 Streams

Highest Salary Offered (2019)

42 LPA

Hostel Facility

Available

Application Mode

Online Mode

Selection Process

Entrance Exam & Merit Based

Lovely Professional University Course Eligibility 2021

The admission process of LPU is largely based on the entrance exam conducted by the university, LPUNEST (Lovely Professional University Eligibility cum Scholarship Test). For admission to most of the courses at LPU, candidates have to appear for LPUNEST. However, there are some programmes for which candidates are selected on the basis of their merit in the qualifying examination. The eligibility criteria for all the programmes offered at LPU have been listed in the table below.

Name of the Course/ DegreeEligibility Criteria
B.TechClass 12th with at least 60% marks and Physics, Chemistry, and Maths as compulsory subjects.
BCAClass 12th with at least 50% marks for BCA and 60% marks for BCA (Hons) and English as a compulsory subject.
B.Sc

Class 12th from a recognised board.

For B.Sc in Information Technology/ Airlines/ Tourism and Hospitality/ Computer Science - at least 50% marks with English as a compulsory subject.

For B.Sc in Agriculture - at least 60% marks and English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology/ Forestry as compulsory subjects.

For B.Sc in Food Technology - at least 60% marks in class 12th with English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology/ Biotechnology/ Food Processing as compulsory subjects.

For B.Sc in Biotechnology/ Zoology/ Botany/ Forensic Sciences/ Microbiology/ Nutrition Technology - at least 60% marks in class 12th with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Maths/ Biology/ Biotechnology as compulsory subjects.

For B.Sc in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics - class 12th with at least 60% marks and Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

For B.Sc (Honours) in Economics/ B.Sc in Films and TV Production/ Design - class 12th with at least 60% marks and English as a compulsory subject.

For B.Sc in Medical Laboratory Technology - class 12th with at least 60% marks and English, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology/ Biotechnology as compulsory subjects. Those who have a diploma in MLT after class 10th can also apply.

BBAClass 12th with at least 50% marks and English as a compulsory subject (60% for BBA Honours and BBA + MBA).
B.ComClass 12th with at least 50% marks and English as a compulsory subject (60% for B.Com Hons and B.Com in Management Accounting and International Finance, and Integrated B.Com + MBA)
Integrated 5 Year LL.BClass 12th with at least 60% marks and English as a compulsory subject.
LL.BAn undergraduate degree in any stream from a recognised university with at least 50% marks.
BHMCTClass 12th with at least 50% marks and English as a compulsory subject. For lateral entry admission, a Diploma in Hotel Management with at least 50% marks is also considered.
B.ArchClass 12th with at least 50% marks and English, Physics, Chemistry, and Maths as compulsory subjects. 3-year long diploma in any stream with Maths with no less than 50% marks is also accepted.
B.PlanClass 12th with at least 50% marks and English as a compulsory subject.
B.DesClass 12th with at least 50% marks and English as a compulsory subject.
B.A.Class 12th from any recognised board of education. For BA (Honours), and BA in Journalism and Mass Communication, with at least 50% marks are required in class 12 and English must be a compulsory subject.
B.F.AClass 12th from any recognised board of education.
BA + B.Ed/ B.Sc + B.EdClass 12th with at least 50% marks. For B.Sc+B.Ed, class 12th must be completed in the science stream.
B.PharmClass 12th with at least 60% marks and English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology as compulsory subjects. 
MBAGraduation in any stream with at least 55% marks.
M.ScGraduation (B.Sc) in a relevant subject with at least 50% marks.
M.ComGraduation in Commerce/ Management/ Economics/ Accounts with at least 50% marks.
LL.MGraduation in law with at least 50% marks.
M.PlanGraduation (B.Tech/ B.Plan/ B.Arch) with at least 50% marks or Postgraduation (Geography/ Sociology/ Economics) with at least 50% marks.
M.PharmGraduation (B.Pharm) with at least 60% marks.
M.TechGraduation (B.Tech/ B.E.) in the relevant subject with at least 60%.
M.ArchGraduation (B.Arch) with at least 50% marks.
M.DesGraduation (B.Des/ B.Sc/ B.Tech) in the relevant subject with at least 50% marks.
M.A.Graduation in a relevant subject with at least 50% marks.
B.EdGraduation in any stream or postgraduation in Sciences/ Social Sciences/ Humanities/ Commerce with at least 50% marks.
M.EdB.Ed/ BA B.Ed/ B.Sc B.Ed/ B.El.Ed/ D.El.Ed with at least 50% marks.
MFAGraduation (BFA) from a recognised university.

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LPU Admission Process and DetailsList of Courses and Specialisations Offered at LPU
Lovely Professional University (LPU) ScholarshipsLovely Professional University National Eligibility cum Scholarship Test (LPUNEST)

Lovely Professional University is recognized by the nodal UGC and is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). LPU is also a recipient of the Best Private University Award by ASSOCHAM again in the year 2017. As per the NIRF rankings released by MHRD, LPU is ranked number 2 in management on the outreach and inclusivity parameter and is also ranked 38th overall. The university is also recognized and approved by the NCTE, Council of Architecture and Pharmacy Council of India. Additionally, LPU has an internationally benchmarked curricula, experiential learning, innovative pedagogy in place for its students. The university also has more than 200 foreign tie-ups for affordable quality education. It is also poised to establish itself as a Centre of Excellence in research.

The university is known for its state-of-the-art infrastructure and a host of other modern facilities. It is surrounded by lush green lawns, has modern classrooms with multimedia projectors for interactive learning. It also has modern labs with all the necessary equipment for students to understand the practical concepts.

LPU experience takes place both within and outside the classroom, nurturing creativity and innovation through challenging project work and participative learning and providing an environment conducive to sparking ideas and how to translate those ideas into reality.

In terms of LPU placements, the campus placements usually begin in July and go on till the end of the academic year. Many top recruiters visit LPU for campus placements. LPU has an excellent track record of launching its students into successful careers with its alumni working in 500+ global and Indian Super Brands.

The library at LPU is in a nine-storey building, is air-conditioned and there are also ten other departmental libraries at the campus. The auditoriums at LPU are centrally air-conditioned and fully soundproof, it also has all the latest technology for audio/video presentations. The university also has many open-air theatres, huge playgrounds, and sports facilities. LPU also offers excellent accommodation facilities for boys and girls separately within the campus. To take care of the students' conveyance needs, the university has a fleet of buses for transporting students. The campus has qualified physiotherapists to take care of students' medical needs and also has specialised labs for electro-diagnosis. Also, in addition to the regular mess facility at the campus, there are food kiosks, cafes, juice bars, canteens, snack bars and coffee bars in the campus.

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LPU Top Courses & Fees Lovely Professional University Courses

B.Tech 45 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.2 Lacs - 3.8 Lacs
BSc 31 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
BA 12 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
B.Des 10 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
BBA 8 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
B.Com 4 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
B.Pharm 3 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
BCA 3 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
BPT 2 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs
BPEd 2 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
BHMCT 2 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs
BPA 2 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
BFA 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
BA+LLB 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
BBA+LLB 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
B.Arch 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
B.Plan 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
LLB 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
B.Ed 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
B.Ed+M.Ed 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
BA+B.Ed 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
B.Sc+B.Ed 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
B.Lib 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
BBA+MBA 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
MSc 32 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
M.Tech 16 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
MA 13 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 40 K - 2.4 Lacs
MBA 8 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 3.8 Lacs - 4.3 Lacs
M.Pharm 6 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
M.Des 4 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
MPT 3 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs
MCA 2 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
MPEd 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
M.Lib 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
M.Com 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs
LLM 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
M.Arch 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs
M.Plan 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 2.4 Lacs
MFA 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
M.Ed 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs
Diploma 15 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 76 K - 1 Lacs
D Pharma 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1.6 Lacs
PhD 116 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 1 Lacs - 2.4 Lacs
D.Litt 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 22 K
D.Sc 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 22 K
LLD 1 Courses OfferedAnnual FeeINR 22 K

LPU,Phagwara Placement and Salary Trends

  • Max Package
    INR42 L

Scholarship at LPU

Lovely Professional University strongly believes in the fact that monetary constraints should not be an obstacle for a student to have access to quality education. Therefore, the University extends Scholarship Schemes to students on various parameters. The scholarship at LPU can be availed for all the programmes offered at the university, ranging from Diploma to Ph.D. In the last year itself, the students have been awarded scholarships worth Rs. 100 ...

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LPU Awards and Rankings

    • LPU Becomes the First Private University to be Granted ICAR Accreditation By the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India.
    • It is among the 10 Best Training and Placements Institutions in India for 2019 as per The Knowledge Review.
    • LPU has been mentioned among the best education brands in 2019 by the Economics Times.
    • ASSOCHAM  declared LPU the Best Hospitality Management Institute in 2018.
    • LPU has the Highest Placement Record in North India as per Digital Learning 2018
    • It was ranked among the Top 50 Private Universities by India Today in 2017.
    • LPU was named Asia's Most Trusted Brand according to the International Brand Consulting Corporation (USA) in 2017.
    • It was selected as the Best Regional University in "Science and Education sphere" by Socrates committee Oxford UK in 2016.
    • LPU was among the Top 25 Universities in India Survey 2018 by Higher Education Review Magazine.
    • NIRF Ranking by Government of India (MHRD): The overall ranking is 26th in India among top Pharmacy colleges. Ranks among the top 20 Universities of India in Pharmacy under Research and Practice parameter.

    LPU Overview Reviews

    0.5

    LPU offers great experience to students

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    Pankaj | 2020-11-09

    I chose LPU because this university provides good placements as compare to other colleges and provides you with the liberty to follow your hobbies and interests as well. LPU is very innovative in terms of events happening every single year. Students get various opportunities to showcase their skills and are always encouraged by teachers. The surroundings of the college are very green and beautiful. LPU provides all kinds of sports facilities for students so that they remain fit.

    3.5

    Go ahead and join LPU for a great career

    A

    Ashish | 2020-11-09

    About 70% of the students easily get placements from the B.Tech course at LPU. In the previous year, the highest salary package offered was 42.5 LPA, which was offered by Microsoft. The average salary package offered in LPU ranges from 3 LPA-6 LPA. Top recruiting companies for our course are Amazon, Microsoft, Capgemini, Infosys, Cognizant India Private Limited and many more. Mostly students get average internships through Internshala and freelancers sites. However, few students get good internships in reputed tech giants also. Top roles offered to students are a software developer, engineer, data analyst, etc.

    Top Recruiting Companies in Lovely Professional University LPU Recruitments

    • Google

    • Microsoft

    • Wipro

    • TCS

    • Accenture Services Pvt. Ltd.

    • Luminous Power Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

    • IBM

    • ICICI Bank

    • Cognizant

    • Tech Mahindra

    • IGate

    • Vodafone

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    Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

    Dear Student

    Yes, you can apply for MBA admission at Lovely Professional University, Phagwara even if you have not appeared for CAT, MAT or any other entrance examination. However, you will have to appear for the University's own entrance examination (LPUNEST). The entrance examination will help you get a scholarship based on your bachelor scores and performance in the entrance examination. The college will also conduct a personal interview round. Once you have cleared all the rounds, you will have to submit an amount of INR 10,000 as the initial amount for admission. Besides this, you will have ...

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    Abt gym : If I join gym is it complimentary or I have to pay it separately??

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    Dear student,

    Usually, college includes it in the infrastructure cost.

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    About placement on automobile sector : I am opting autimobile as a cource in lpu Will i get good placement results here And which of the componies will be there offering me placements????

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    Anjani Chaand, CollegeDekho Expert

    Dear student,

    LPU has a good industry-connect and invites big giants and companies for recruitment purposes in their campus.

    Companies such as Honda, Mercedes Benz among others visit LPU for placement purposes.

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    LPU Recorded Highest Placement for the Session 2017

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    FAQs about LPU

    Does LPU have management quota?

    No, there is no management quota at LPU. Students are selected either on the basis of their performance in entrance exams or through direct admission based on their qualifying marks.

    Which extracurricular activities are provided for students at LPU?

    The extracurricular activities offered at LPU encompass a wide range of sports, academic, and cultural events. Students can sign up in any of the clubs that are run by the university depending upon their interests and hobbies. They can also choose to join the sports teams of cricket, football, basketball, boxing, etc. Many fests are held at the university which provide the students with a platform to showcase their talents and sportsmanship and win awards.

    What are the rankings of LPU?

    The Lovely Professional University has received many awards and accolades since its establishment. In 2019, the university was mentioned among the best education brands in the Economic Times and was also among the 10 best training and placement institutions in India according to the Knowledge Review. It became the first private university that was granted ICAR accreditation by the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India.

    How is it to study at LPU?

    LPU provides its students with the best experience in terms of studying as well as extracurricular activities. The university has a vast campus and offers courses in many streams which makes it quite diverse. Hence, students get to interact with scholars of different fields and enhance their learning experience. LPU ensures that all the latest teaching equipment are used and the pedagogy of each course is updated constantly with respect to the demands of the industry.

    What is the NIRF ranking of LPU?

    The National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF) ranked the management and pharmacy programmes of LPU in 2019. The management programmes of LPU were given the 52nd rank while the pharmacy courses were ranked at the 27th position.

    Does LPU have an individual entrance examination?

    Yes, Lovely Professional University conducts its own entrance exam which is called LPUNEST. The full form of LPUNEST is Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test. It is considered for admission to almost all of the programmes offered at LPU.

    What is the Student-Faculty ratio at LPU?

    The student-faculty ratio at LPU is 20:1. The varsity has more than 350 trained faculty members who are experts in their respective fields.

    Does LPU provide scholarships to its students?

    Many scholarships are offered at LPU to students of almost all the programmes. The university provides scholarship schemes based on the merit of students in the qualifying examination or in LPUNEST. A certain percentage of a fee waiver is given to candidates depending upon their scores in the qualifying exam.

    Is LPU a private university?

    Yes, LPU is a recognised private university.

    Is LPU recognised by the UGC?

    Yes, Lovely Professional University has been recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC). It has also been approved by the BCI, ICAR, PCI, and AIU.

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    Contact Details of Lovely Professional University, Phagwara

    • Contact No:
      +91-1824-404404 , 18001024431
    • Email ID:
      admissions@lpu.co.in
    • Website:
      www.lpu.in
    • Address:
      Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar - Delhi G.T. Road, Phagwara, Punjab (India) - 144411
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