Why is LPU One of the Best Institute for Higher Studies in North India?

Why is LPU One of the Best Institute for Higher Studies in North India?

Over the past decade or so, Lovely Professional University has emerged as one of the top private universities in North India and India. Established in 2005, it is frequently counted among the best universities in India. Situated on the outskirts of Jalandhar, Punjab, it is the largest single-campus university in India. LPU Jalandhar boasts of having over 30,000 students enrolled in over 200 programs offered by the university. The university employs over 4000 faculty members and staff coming from different parts of India.  LPU is recognized by the UGC and is a member of the AIU.

Lovely Professional University has tie-ups with over 200 foreign universities and has established itself as a Centre of Excellence in Research. In 2017 it received the prestigious award for Best Private University by ASSOCHAM. It is one of the most metropolitan experiences a student can enjoy campus life. There are students from every state in India, also many international students from over 60 countries. No other college in North India can offer such an enriching and diverse college experience.

Lovely Professional University is one of the most technologically-advanced campuses in the entire country. The innovative ways of teaching and technological expertise of the faculty members ensures a seamless, holistic learning experience. The curriculum offered is updated according to the latest international and national trends and industry developments. The world-class infrastructure and education are offered at quite an affordable fee.

Best Placements in The Country

As the saying goes, the proof is in the pudding, and LPU alumni have built successful and eminent careers and have found their places in over 500 top Indian and world super brands and popular MNCs. Industry leaders like Amazon, Microsoft, Samsung, Cognizant, IBM, Morgan Stanley, Facebook, Google, and other giant corporations participate in placements on the LPU campus and have offered students packages as high as INR 1 crore. Among other popular recruiters are Flipkart, Capgemini India Pvt. Ltd., Hindustan Unilever, Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Ltd., Federal Bank, Axis Bank, Nerolac Paints, CEAT, ICICI Bank, Hitachi Consulting, Tata Consultancy Services, etc.

The university has a Division of Career Services that organize placements, recruitment drives, and job fairs at regular intervals. The Division of Career Services also helps students with resume-building, writing sessions, aptitude development, career advice services, and workshops to help students secure better jobs at placements. Students from Lovely Professional University also go abroad for further studies or work in countries like the U.S.A., Canada, UK, Australia, etc.


Some of the most popular courses offered at Lovely Professional University are:

  • Engineering (B.Tech., M.Tech., Integrated B.Tech + MBA program, Integrated B.Tech + M.Tech program, etc.)
  • Business (MBA, BBA Hons., etc.)
  • Architecture (B.Arch. and M.Arch. program)
  • Law (B.A.+L.L.B. or BBA+L.L.B., L.L.B, L.L.M.)
  • Diploma courses in Hotel Management & Tourism, Fashion Design, etc.
  • Ph.D. programmes in over 52 specializations

LPU Jalandhar also offers scholarships to deserving students from multiple programs. Here are some of the general scholarships available:

  • Scholarships for students with certain disabilities.
  • Scholarships for orphan applicants.
  • Fee concession for dependents of Defence personnel and Central Armed Police Forces.
  • Scholarships for toppers of education boards.
  • Scholarships based on performance in sports or co-curricular activities and social and cultural achievements.
  • Special COVID-19 Frontline Scholarship: up to INR 20 crores to be paid in a new initiative.


LPU conducts its own entrance exams, called the LPUNEST. Students who qualify for this entrance exam are eligible for admission to the university. LPU also accepts enrolments from students based on performances in the following national level entrance examinations: JEE Main, JEE Main (Paper-II), GATE, GPAT, NATA.

Fee structure

For a private university providing world-class infrastructure and education, LPU Jalandhar has an affordable fee structure. There are also scholarships to help out students who may have financial constraints but are talented. Mentioned below is the first-year fees of most courses chosen at LPU Jalandhar:

  • MBA – INR 2.32 lakhs in the first year
  • BBA – INR 95,200 in the first year
  • Tech – INR 2.73 lakhs in the first year
  • Tech – INR 1.09 lakhs in the first year

Students who studied from Lovely Professional University are successful and have dedicated their success to the college. They consider their college experiences to be fulfilling and among the best higher education our country has to offer. The alumni remain grateful to the university and are quite active in college events. The infrastructure certainly is among the best North India has to offer.

Check out Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar offers courses,student reviews. Also download brochures, placements, fees &admissions for various courses at https://www.shiksha.com/university/lpu-lovely-professional-university-jalandhar-28499


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