LPUNEST 2018: Exam Date, Result, Eligibility, Application Form


  • LPUNEST stands for Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test.
  • Lovely Professional University holds the pride of being one of the top universities in the world.
  • This university came into existence in the year 2005 and she is a private university operating from the state of Punjab.
  • The university is partly a residential university established under the Punjab State Private University Act 2005.
  • The university is recognised by University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956.
  • The university offers more than 200 courses at Diploma, UG, PG, and doctoral levels. Every year, nearly 30,000 students are graduating from the university.
  • The university conducts LPUNEST for admission of students to different courses.
  • Here is the list of LPUNEST test conducted by the university:
    • LPUNEST for B. Tech
    • LPUNEST for MBA
    • LPUNEST for Design
    • LPUNEST for Law
    • LPUNEST for Hotel Management
    • LPUNEST for Agriculture
    • LPUNEST for Applied Medical Sciences
    • LPUNEST for M. Phil
    • LPUNEST for Ph. D

Tech branches on offered at LPU:

  • B. Tech is offered by the university as a four-year course
  • B. Tech (hons.) is also on offer at LPU as four-year course
  • Integrated B. Tech – M. Tech is offered as a 5-year course, which saves one year for students
  • Integrated B. Tech – MBA is offered as a 5-year course, which saves one year for students
  • B. Tech (hons.) offered by LPU are premier courses in which students will have to meet the additional curriculum requirements. For students taking up B. Tech (hons.) innovative and creative courses are on offer with a view to improve their knowledge and to hone their technical skills. For student-exchange programs offered by the university, students doing their hons. are given preference as against regular B. Tech students.
  • The integrated course offered by LPU will help students to gain Master’s Degree after their higher secondary under LPU Integrated Degree Programmes. Even though the integrated courses save one year for students, there will not be any dilution in the standard of the course or course work.
  • Not just conventional branches of engineering, but also many modern branches of engineering are on offer at LPU. Here is the list of engineering branches available at LPU:
    • Civil Engineering
    • Automobile Engineering
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • ME – Agricultural Engineering
    • ME – Mechatronics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Information Technology
    • Computer Science and Engineering
    • Electronics and Communication Engineering
    • CHE – Petroleum
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Food Technology
    • Biotechnology
    • Electronics and Computer Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
  • Honors courses are not offered at the following branches of engineering by LPU:
    • Food Technology
    • CHE-Petroleum
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Electronics and Computer Engineering
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • ME - Agriculture Engineering
    • ME – Mechatronics
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Automobile Engineering
  • The following streams are not offered as integrated B. Tech – M. Tech:
    • CHE - Petroleum
    • Chemical Engineer
    • ECE
    • EEE
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • ME – Agriculture Engineering
    • ME – Mechatronics
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Automobile Engineering
    • Food Technology

LPUNEST Scholarship details:

  • Scholarship will be offered on the basis of the marks secured by applicants in LPUNEST as it is not just entrance, but also a scholarship examination.
  • Here is the detail about the scholarship awarded by the university for different percentage of marks in LPUNEST:

Percentage required for scholarship

Scholarship amount per semester

90% marks in LPUNEST 2017 or 98% or above marks in the qualifying higher secondary examination

Rs. 75000

For candidates securing the top 10 ranks in LPUNEST or candidates securing above 90% and below 97.99% in qualifying higher secondary examination

Rs. 50000

Candidates in 11-20th rank in LPUNEST or candidates with 80 – 89.99% marks in the higher secondary

Rs. 40000

Candidates securing 21 – 35 rank in LPUNEST or those with 70 – 79.99 percentage of aggregate marks in qualifying examination

Rs. 30000

  • Lovely Professional University is ranked as one of the most popular private universities in India.
  • Students interested in applying for different courses with this university should be aware of the eligibility requirement and also the admission process before applying.
  • All the information required by prospective students are clearly given on the website of the University.
  • Students can keep themselves completely aware of the courses on offer, course fee, and other details before they apply to this university.
  • Every detail inclusive of fee per semester is clearly specified by the University on its website for the benefit of prospective students.
  • So, students are recommended to avail the same get the best benefits.

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