Find the details regarding the application, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, exam dates etc. of LPUNEST 2017 here.
Lovely Professional University (LPU) conducts Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) annually. LPUNEST is a University level exam conducted to grant admission to undergraduate and integrated engineering degree programmes and postgraduate management degree programmes offered by the University.
LPUNEST began in 2009 and became one of the largest entrance exams in India in just five years. Approximately three lakh students registered for the test in the year 2014.
The exam is slated to be held between December 2016 and January 2017 for MBA programmes and in April 2017 for B.Tech programmes. The entrance test will be the gateway to eleven MBA programmes and more than ten engineering disciplines offered by LPU.
LPUNEST 2017 Application Form:
The application form for LPUNEST 2017 is expected to be available from October 1, 2016, for MBA programme. The online registration process for B. Tech programmes will begin from the first week of November 2016.
Interested candidates will be able to fill the applications in online mode only. Applicants are required to fill up the requisite information, upload scanned the photograph, signature and thumb impression while filling up the online form. After submitting the details, an acknowledgement page will be generated. Applicants must take a print out of the page for further references.
LPUNEST 2017 Eligibility Criteria:
The candidates must go through the eligibility criteria for LPUNEST 2017 as outlined by the exam conducting body before applying. The eligibility criteria are as under:
- The applicant must be a citizen of India
- Candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam from CBSE, ICSE, State or any other recognised Board.
- Candidates seeking admission to B. Tech and integrated programmes, the applicant must have secured at least 60% marks in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology or Biotechnology.
- Candidates who wish to join the MBA programmes must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from a recognised University.
LPUNEST 2017 Exam Pattern:
Lovely Professional University designs the test pattern of LPUNEST 2017. According to the LPUNEST exam pattern 2017, the entrance test will be an objective-type test. LPUNEST B. Tech exam will consist of 90 multiple-choice questions with the test duration of 120 minutes. There will be no negative marking for wrong answers or unanswered questions. On the other hand, LPUNEST MBA exam duration is 120 minutes and consists of 100 multiple-choice questions. Candidates must also examine methodically the syllabus to aid themselves to prepare well for the exam.
LPUNEST 2017 Syllabus:
Syllabus of LPUNEST 2017 will aid the engineering and management aspirants to plan and execute their studies accordingly. The entrance exam will contain syllabus of all the subjects covered in the exam namely, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology (for LPUNEST B. Tech) and English, Current Awareness and General Aptitude (for LPUNEST MBA). Language medium will remain English only.
LPUNEST 2017 Important Dates:
Important dates of LPUNEST 2017 provides information on the events of crucial importance like availability of application form, last date to submit the application form, date of the exam, counselling date, results date, admission dates etc. Lovely Professional University (LPU) will announce the LPUNEST important dates 2017 on its official website.
It is imperative for the management and engineering aspirants who wish to apply for LPUNEST 2017 exam to keep a vigil on the LPUNEST 2017 important dates.
LPUNEST for MBA programmes will be held between December 2016 and January 2017 and LPUNEST for B.Tech is expected to be held in April 2017. The applications for the same will begin on October 1, 2016 (for MBA) and for B. Tech, the registration will begin from November 15, 2016.
LPUNEST 2017 Admit Card:
LPU will release the admit card for LPUNEST 2017 on its official website. Candidates must download the hall ticket before the exam. The candidate can obtain the admit card by entering their user ID and password mentioned in the call letter. The hall ticket must be carefully preserved by the candidate as it contains details like photo, name and signature of the candidate, LPUNEST roll number, test date, time, and reporting time at the venue, venue name, venue address and brief instructions for the candidate and it should be presented to the invigilators/officials for the verification.
LPUNEST 2017 Results:
The authority for management aspirants will announce LPUNEST results 2017 in the first week of January 2017. On the other hand, results for LPUNEST 2017 for engineering aspirants will be announced on May 4, 2017.
The result will be accessible through the official site of the university and will be sent to the email ID provided by the candidate. Candidates are advised to take printouts of the result and keep it safe until the admission process.
LPUNEST 2017 Counselling Process:
Candidates who qualify LPUNEST B. Tech exam will have to appear for the counselling and selection rounds. The counselling and seat allocation window will be open from May 5, 2017, onwards. Candidates can book their slots online by entering the application number and a unique OMR Code/Password. The last date of admission is May 31, 2017.
LPUNEST 2017 GD/PI:
After the announcement of LPUNEST MBA results 2017, successful candidates will be called for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) round from February onwards. Aspirants will be shortlisted for final selection based on their performance in the GD-PI round.
Candidates are required to carry the following documents for counselling process/GD-PI round:
- 10th class mark sheet and passing certificate
- 10+2 mark sheet and passing certificate
- Character Certificate
- LPUNEST admit card and score card
- Category Certificate (if applicable)