Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a multi-faculty research oriented institution with hi-tech campus offering more than 200 professional programmes. LPU campus is a complete world in itself having more than 30,000 students from 29 states of India and 3000 foreign students from more than 50 countries of the world. The University, established by the State Legislature of Punjab, is duly recognized by University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956. LPU is also a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Association of Common Wealth Universities, UK and International Association of Universities, France.
LPU has all the makings of a global institution including internationally benchmarked curricula, innovative pedagogy focused on experiential learning, 200+ foreign tie-ups, well qualified and experienced faculty, outstanding sports & cultural facilities, hostels, a shopping mall and hospital etc.
The University is ranked high on various parameters by government bodies and other credible organisations. LPU is recipient of various awards/ recognitions/accreditations including NIRF ranking 2018 (MHRD Government of India) of No. 2 in Management discipline on the parameter of Outreach and Inclusivity and 38th rank overall. It also has the distinction of being the first private university/college in India to get ICAR accreditation from Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India for its Agriculture programmes. In addition, the University has been ranked 8th in Swachhata Ranking Award 2018-19 [category-University (residential)] for higher education institutions.
In January 2019, LPU hosted 106th Indian Science Congress and became the first private university to host Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India with three Nobel Laureates from government, industry and academia.
LPU campus has also been graced by Shri Pranab Mukherjee, 13th President of India twice; Shri Hamid Karzai, 1st elected President of Afghanistan, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama; Mr Rajkeswur Purryag, President of the Republic of Mauritius; Dr Pakalitha Bethuel Mosisili, Prime Minister of Lesotho Kingdom; Heads of Dominica and Sr. Nevis and Kitts and Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President of India.
Lovely Professional University has a ultra-modern vast campus on the National highway at the entry of Jalandhar city. The educational campus is spread in an area of more than 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 The Lovely Professional University is offering fourteen courses in the graduate engineering discipline, with specialization in various subjects; the college is also offering courses in a postgraduate engineering discipline. Read More>>
The college provides best in class facilities to all the students, having well equipped labs and laboratories, fully Wi-Fi campus, well stocked libraries having a huge collection of books and journals, computer centre with well equipped hardware and software. The other facilities provided by the college include canteen and mess facility, transportation and medical facility, sports and gymnasium facility, banks and ATM facility etc.
Lovely Professional University has fully featured Training and Placement department. The placement cell of LPU consists of a team of professionals which helps the students in their training and placement related activities.
LPU has an excellent track record of launching its students into successful careers which has been proved by our Alumni working in 500+ global and Indian Super Brands. The cell has the tie up with many national and international companies of the world. The university runs various career development programs to enhance the overall personality of the students. Read More>>