Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a private semi-residential university in India created under the state government private university act. LPU claims to be the largest private university in India in terms of number of students on a single campus and is situated on 600+ acres of green area on NH-1 at the entry of Jalandhar city. The university has more than 25,000 students from 28 states and 26 countries around the world. It is recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956.
LPU is a residential university with separate hostels for boys and girls housing more than 15,000 students. The university provides education through more than 150 doctorate, post graduate, graduate and diploma programmes in a variety of disciplines. They have also tied with international universities for twinning programs and international exposure programs.
The University, which was awarded with the title of “Best Private University of the Year -2013” by PallamRaju, Minister HRD- Govt. of India, has more than 25000 students, 3500 faculty and staff members and offers higher studies through more than 200 programmes. LPU has connections with more than 35 Universities worldwide (USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Brazil, Poland and Ghana including San Francisco State University, USA ), and international students from more than 28 countries.
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Pass with 60% aggregate marks in Bachelors degree (any discipline) or equivalent and interview
Pass with 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent (with English).
Pass with 50% aggregate marks BCA/B.Sc(Computer Science)/B.Sc IT/Any Graduation with Computer Science as a subject for three years.
Pass with 50% aggregate marks in Graduation (with Mathematics/Statistics/Business Maths/Business Statistics /QT as one of the subject at Graduation or 10+2 level).
Pass with 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent (with English).
Pass with 70% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and English)*.
Pass with 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and English)* subject to valid score in LPUNEST-2014 / JEE(Main)/ State Level Entrance Test
Pass with 60% aggregate marks in BE/ B.Tech (CSE /IT /ECE) or MCA or equivalent.
Pass with 50% aggregate marks in BE/ B.Tech (CSE /IT /ECE) or MCA/ M.Sc (IT/ Computer Science/ Physics/ Mathematics/Stats) or equivalent subject to GATE Qualified.
Pass with 50% aggregate marks in BE/ B.Tech (CSE /IT /ECE) or MCA/ M.Sc (IT/ Computer Science/ Physics/ Mathematics/Stats) or equivalent subject to valid score in LPU NEST 2014.
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Lush Green Vast Campus
The Lovely campus is spread over 600+ acres of land on the National Highway No.1. at the entry of Jalandhar city. LPU is credited to be India's largest single-campus university. Environment-friendly campus is home to several architecturally striking buildings where every need of both staff and students is met. Tree-lined avenues and lush lawns dotted with beautiful flowering shrubs soothe the eye and create an ideal learning ambiance.
The University's infrastructure is distinctive by its modern architecture with each building illustrating a unique picture of its utility.
Each building has been designed to provide comprehensive services to the staff and students.
All the buildings are architecturally green with optimal use of natural light and air.
The campus provides a vibrant backdrop to the academic achievements and offers an unbeatable lifestyle, providing a unique place to study, relax and develop.
We aspire to be a 'model unit' amongst educational institutions for our eco-friendliness, no drugs campaign, and ' zero tolerance' for drugs and alcohol.
The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from different parts of the globe.
Smart Classrooms With technology having entered all spheres of human activity, a modern classroom is no exception. The traditional system of lecturing has to be supported for better communication, presentation, and conceptualization by the use of latest technological teaching aids. At LPU, classrooms and lecture halls are provided with multimedia projectors and other technical equipment making learning more absorbing, comprehensive, and fruitful. Simulated teaching software is the ‘in thing’ for visualized form of concepts helps better development of application oriented skills among students.
Labs and Workshops
Labs are integral part of an academic institution and in LPU we are strongly committed to providing world class infrastructure of labs so that we can create ideal environment for a student to understand the practical part of concepts. For this we have more than 300 labs for various disciplines, fully equipped for academic support of students as well as for pursuing research.
LPU has more than 100 computer labs with latest configuration and software for almost every specialization which falls under the disciplines of Engineering, Sciences, Biosciences, Applied Sciences, Applied Arts, Applied Medical Sciences, and Management. All the departments and schools have adequate number of experiment labs, research labs, project labs, workshops, studios, and other support systems which are integral for strong practical exposure.
An air conditioned Central Library, the Knowledge Centre, housed in a nine storey building, and 10 other dedicated departmental libraries, provide to students and staff a very conducive environment and opportunity for exploring a world of knowledge.
All the libraries have rich collection of text and reference books, journals, magazines, audio/videos, CD Roms, research reports, online journals, database analysis software, etc. in all disciplines and in all areas of study.
RFID system and LIBSYS software used in the libraries, makes book issuing and depositing completely an automatic process.
WEB OPEC Catalog (online catalogue) software enables students and staff to search, request for, and reserve books and other reference material in the library, from the comfort of their residence/accommodation.
The Central Library has an exclusive cyber café of 250 terminals to provide students free and fast access to internet.
The library is kept open late in the night with eating facilities close by for providing students maximum time to read, explore, and work there.
Campus with Largest IT Infrastructure in India
LPU provides to its students one of the most robust computing facilities. The entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled for ‘anytime anywhere’ access. LPU maintains Computer labs, Animation Studio with Quad Core Processors, Computer terminals with Dual Core and Core2 Duo Processors, Access to industry relevant software and technology like Pro E, STADD Pro, Auto CAD, Corel Draw and Microsoft’s Dream Spark. It is cruising rapidly towards becoming a paperless university by having unparalleled Hi-Tech, ultra-modern academic and administrative support system for carrying out most university routines online.
Completely Wi-Fi enabled campus with 1300+ access points, supported on the latest technology from RUCKUS, CISCO and ARUBA Networks.
Dedicated iMAC Lab for teaching latest technologies on iPhone and iPad development.
Live Streaming solution from Elite Core for telecast of events, functions in the campus.
Robust Core Switch networking implemented and maintained by Networking Giant “Nortel”
30+ Km of Fibre Optics running throughout the Campus for providing seamless connectivity to the users.
40+ Servers from IBM / HP (Tower Mounted, Rack and Bladed Based) for 100% redundancy, efficient data management.
Server Virtualization implemented for consolidation of the Servers and running Legacy Applications through VMWare
4000+ computer systems in the labs across campus.
625+ Mbps of bandwidth for Internet dedicated leased line
Juniper’s SRX650 UTM for security and network access control.
Highly sophisticated surveillance, access control, and Biometric attendance systems for Access Control.
24 Hrs power back up through 1000 KVA of online uninterrupted power supply (UPS).
Considering that a variety of events like cultural programmes, seminars , debates, plays and other programmes are conducted throughout the year, the University houses an auditorium and numerous other performing areas which facilitate the students to carry on their activities smoothly and with ease. The University Auditorium, B R Mittal Auditorium, is centrally air-conditioned with a fully sound proof set up and equipped with latest technology for all types of audio/video presentations. A number of small digital auditoriums are also available for seminars, meetings, workshops etc.
Transport and Parking
LPU has a dedicated fleet of buses for ferrying students to the university from nearby cities.
Hosteller, like day scholar, can avail parking facility for his/her vehicle if he/she chooses to keep one.
Security and Safety
The university is of the firm belief that the security and safety of its inmates is an integral part of its service in the education sector. For maintaining a safe academic environment in the campus, the university has:
A dedicated team of professional security officers and personnel, deputed at all campus locations.
A network of 3500 CCTV Cameras installed at strategic places for 24hr surveillance.
Fire Safety kits mounted inside all buildings and at all important locations.
The university has its own Fire Tending Vehicle in the campus
The placement department sends placement invitation letters to the companies enclosing a brief summary of the courses available at Lovely Professional University.
A Placement Proforma (PFA) is required to be filled in by the company. The completed proforma along with a brief company profile, job profile and details about campus recruitment drive is sent by the company to the Placement Office.
The company may visit the campus for a Pre-Placement Talk either before the selection processes or may combine it with the final recruitment.
On receiving information file, the placement office announces the requirement of the company, asking interested students to submit their resumes, which are then handed over to the company.
The company, after short listing candidates from the application pool and eligibility data file sent to them, sends back the list of short listed candidates to the Placement Office at the earliest.
A mutually convenient date is finalized for the selection process/ recruitment drive.
After completion of the selection process, the company is required to furnish the final list of selected students preferably on the same day, or as soon as possible.
The company sends offer letters to the Placement Office for handing them over to the students. Offer acceptances (from the students) are received and sent to the company by the Placement Office.
Scholarship and Financial Aid
Lovely Professional University strongly believes that monetary constraints should not be an obstacle for a student to have access to quality education. So, the university extends Scholarship and Financial Aid Scheme to students on various parameters. More than 25000 students have been awarded with scholarships worth Rs.250+ crores in last 4 years.
India has always treasured its educational endows of yore which were acclaimed the world over for being Centres of Excellence. In its endeavour to revive that glory, Lovely Professional University has taken the lead in preparing its students to succeed in a globally competitive business and professional environment, upholding the highest standards of personal integrity and ethical conduct.
Our envisaged goal of ‘Transforming India by Transforming Education’ would be our humble tribute to a vibrant India. We consider it our sacred duty of providing an academic ambience of international standard in which innovative pedagogic involvement of global significance can be rendered rewarding, fruitful, and inspiring not only for Indian students but also for those from other countries.
I am sure that your association with this university will be a journey into rediscovering your potentials and inventing yourself to be a part of a fabulous global community.
Ashok K. Mittal
Lovely Professional University