Lovely Professional University
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a multi-faculty research oriented institution with hi-tech campus offering 300+ professional programmes. LPU campus is a complete world in itself having 30,000+ students from all the states of India and number of foreign students from 40+ countries of the world. The University, established by the State Legislature of Punjab, is duly recognised by University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956.
LPU has ranked 25th among the top universities in India (Both Govt. and private) as per The World University Rankings 2024.
Other accreditations includes – Association of Indian Universities (AIU), University Grants Commission- Distance Education Bureau (UGC – DEB), National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Council of Architecture (COA), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Bar Council of India (BCI), Punjab State Council for Agricultural Education (PSCAE), The Institution of Engineers, (India), Institute of Town Planners, India (ITPI), The Indian Association of Physiotherapists. International Regulatory Authorities are Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), UK and Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), USA.
LPU has all the makings of a global institution including internationally benchmarked curriculum, innovative pedagogy focused on experiential learning, 300+ global tie-ups, well qualified and experienced faculty, outstanding sports & cultural facilities, hostels, a shopping mall and hospital etc.
The University is ranked 74th globally among top universities by Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2022. In India, it is ranked 25th amongst top universities in India as per Times Higher Education World Universities Ranking 2024. In Business and Economic subject in India, it is ranked 2nd by Times Higher Education World Universities Ranking 2022. LPU is ranked 9th in Computer Science Subject in India and 10th in Life Sciences & Engineering Subjects by Times Higher Education World Universities Ranking 2022.
As per NIRF 2023 Rankings released by Ministry of Education, Govt. of India, LPU is ranked 38th among all Govt. & Private Universities in India. The University is now among the Top 25 Institutions in India to be recognised for promoting innovation and entrepreneurship by MHRD, Govt. of India.
In 2023, LPU is accredited by A++ Grade (Highest Possible) by NAAC with 3.68 Score on 4 Point Scale
LPU in its campus organised the 106th Indian Science Congress where Honourable PM Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India added ‘Jai Anusandhan’ to the historic slogan.
The students of LPU showed exemplary performance in the Tokyo Olympics 2020. 12 out of 13 students won medals and made India proud.
Lovely Professional University has a ultra-modern vast campus in Chaheru Village on the National highway at the entry of Jalandhar city – Delhi GT Road. The educational campus is spread in an area of over 600 acres of lush green land. The college campus having state of the art infrastructure comprises of all major facilities. It is the largest single campus university in India, with more than 30,000 students, over 4000 faculty and staff, offering more than 200 programmes.
The University campus exhibits a rich diversity as the academic staff and students come from all 29 states of India and more than 70 countries of the world.
The Lovely Professional University is offering more than 300 programmes in various disciplines, with specialisation in various subjects; the college offers courses in Undergraduate as well as postgraduate engineering disciplines. Read More>>
The college provides best in class facilities to all the students, having MAC lab, Chemistry laboratories, central library, aviation lab for caring out academic activities. For sports activities, LPU has Shanti Devi Mittal Indoor Stadium, large playgrounds, gym, Yoga center, etc.
For Entertainment, there is a snooker lounge, roller skating rink, In-house bowling complex, and fitness gym. There are food Kiosks, African food cafe, lovely sweets, hostel dinning hall, etc. for eating facilities.
Lovely Professional University has fully featured Training and Placement department. The university is known as one of the largest support provider in the placement of students in Northern India. Numbers of students graduated from LPU are working at various MNC’s at high paying packages across the globe.
Recently, Yasir M. (B.Tech, CS student) has been offered a record breaking package of Rs.3 crore in Germany. Hareksrishna Mahto, a B.Tech CS student got selected in Google India at the package of Rs.64 lakh. In the year 2021-22, 431 LPU students are selected at packages of Rs.10 to Rs.62.72 Lakh. Read More>>