Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a Private University situated on the outskirts of Jalandhar, Punjab. The university is approved by University Grants Commission (UGC) and is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). It is the largest single-campus university in India, with more than 30,000 students, over 4000 faculties and staff, offering 300+ programs across its 45 departments. LPU is also ranked 36th among the Top Universities of India and is ranked 2nd in Business and Economics, 8th in Clinical and Health, 9th in Computer Science and 10th in Engineering & Life Sciences in all India as per the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022. LPU ranked 47th in NIRF Universities Rankings 2022.


LPU offers MBA and B.Tech as its flagship programs. As per the NIRF 2022 report, the university is ranked 34 for MBA and 51 for the B.Tech program. The total fees of Lovely Professional University’s MBA and B.Tech courses are INR 5.32 lakhs and INR 6.72 lakhs respectively. In addition, LPU also offers regular and distance learning courses in commerce, humanities, law, pharmacy and others via Lovely Professional University Distance Education (LPUDE). Admission to all the programs is based on LPUNEST followed by a Personal Interview. The test also forms the basis of eligibility for rewarding scholarships upto INR 6 lakhs per year. The university also accepts several national entrance test scores for admission.

LPU Placements 2022 broke its own previous record. The highest salary package is offered at INR 3 CPA which is 1.5 times higher as compared to the previous year’s highest package of INR 42 LPA. A total of 8400 Job and Internship offers were made. A student of B.Tech CSE was offered a package of INR 49.4 LPA by Paloalto. Cognizant recruited the maximum number of 670 Students followed by Capgemini which recruited 310 Students. A total of 383 students have been placed with salary packages of INR 10 to INR 62.72 LPA. LPU Placement record proves that its students have become sought-after names amongst top recruiters including Microsoft, Google, Cognizant, Amazon, Capgemini, TCS, and many more. Further, the university has consistently built strong relationships with the industry including the recent tie-ups with Google, SAP, and Oracle, which results in outstanding training opportunities for students. Through LPU’s international exchange programs with renowned institutions around the world, students get exposure to travel and study abroad, at 100% scholarship.