LPUNEST 2018 Overview

Exam Type:
University Level
Format:
Online/CBT
Language:
English

Lovely Professional University (LPU) conducts a National Entrance and Scholarship Test i.e. LPUNEST for the students who want to take admission to degree programs like B.TechB.Tech Biotechnology (BT), MBA and BHMCT programmes offered by Lovely Professional University. Candidates who want to take admission in LPU for the academic year 2018 will be required to take an entrance cum scholarship test that has been scheduled from April 10 to April 30, 2018. To be eligible to sit in the exam, candidates will be required to fill the application form online by visiting the official website of LPU, pay the required fee, download the admit card and appear in the exam.

LPUNEST 2018 application forms are available both in online as well as offline mode. Based on their convenience, students can pick for any of the options and submit the duly filled application form before the last date. To fill LPUNEST 2018 application form offline, candidates will be required to collect the form from the University Campus. The last date to fill the duly filled application form for admission to B.Tech courses is February 28, 2018. Candidates whose application forms are accepted will get LPUNEST 2018 admit card online only, which they will be required to download from the website. Candidates who meet the required cutoff scores will only be called for the counselling round and further admission process.

LPUNEST was started in 2009 and became one of the largest entrance tests in India just in 5 years with approximately 3 lakh students registering for the same in 2014. The exam is now conducted annually.

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LPUNEST 2018 – Important Dates

Lovely Professional University has already released complete schedule for LPUNEST 2018. Interested candidates can visit the official website of the university and can check all the dates. Every event from the release of the notification to the last date of form filling to release of the admit card, exam date and announcement of the result plays a huge role in the whole admission process. So the candidates who want to pursue degree course from LPU should remember all LPUNEST 2018 important dates.

LPUNEST 2018 Schedule

Events

Dates (Announced)

Commencement of Registration

1st week of November 2017

Last date for online and offline registration

28th February 2018

Slot booking beginning

1st March 2018 onwards

LPUNEST 2018 Exam dates

10th – 30th April 2018

Result

7th May 2018

1st round counselling (choice filling)

7th – 12th May 2018

1st round seat allotment result

14th May 2018

Last date of Admission

14th – 20th May 2018

2nd round counselling (choice filling)

NA

2nd round seat allotment result

21st May 2018

Last date of Admission

21st – 24th May 2018

3rd round counselling (choice filling)

21st – 24th May 2018

3rd round seat allotment result

25th May 2018

Last date of Admission

25th – 31st May 2018


For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Important Dates, read more.

LPUNEST 2018 Eligibility Criteria

LPU has set conditions and requirements, which candidates need to meet to be eligible for LPUNEST 2018 exam. Before filling the application form, candidates must check LPUNSET 2018 eligibility criteria and proceed further only when they meet all the conditions. Application forms of the candidates who apply for LPUNEST 2018 even without meeting the eligibility criteria will be rejected. Following are the conditions mentioned in the eligibility criteria of LPUNEST 2018:

Nationality:

The applicant applying for LPUNEST 2018 must be a citizen of India.

Academic Requirements:

Candidates should be either completed class 12th from CBSE, ICSE, State Board or any other institute recognized by COBSE, New Delhi. Candidates who have appeared for Class 12th board exams 2018 are also eligible to apply for LPUNEST 2018.

Educational Qualification:

For B.Tech Biotechnology (BT), B.Tech (BT- Food Technology), B.Tech Biotechnology (Hons), Integrated B.Tech Biotechnology (BT) – MBA, and Integrated B.Tech (BT- Food Technology) - MBA

Candidate should have secured minimum 60 percent marks in 10+2 with Physics, Mathematics, and English from a recognised board.

Subjects considered: Physics, Chemistry, English, and Maths or Biology or Biotechnology. 

For B.Tech Chemical Engineering (CHE), B.Tech (CHE-Petroleum), Integrated B.Tech Chemical Engineering (CHE) - MBA and Integrated B.Tech (CHE- Petroleum)- MBA:

Applicant should have secured minimum 60 percent marks in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, English & Maths/ Biology/ Biotech from a recognised board. 

For B.Tech (ME-Agriculture Engineering), and Integrated (ME-Agriculture Engineering) - MBA:

Candidate should have secured at least 60 percent marks in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English or Agriculture from a recognised board. 

For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Eligibility Criteria, read more.

LPUNEST 2018 Application Details

Candidate can apply for LPUNEST 2018 by visiting the official website of LPUNEST i.e. http://nest.lpu.in/. The online application process for LPUNEST 2018 started in the first week of November 2017 and the last date for the same is February 28, 2018. Candidates can now fill LPUNEST 2018 application form both in online and offline modes.

  • Steps to fill LPUNEST 2018 application form:
  • Visit the official website
  • Register on the site by providing the required details
  • Fill the online application form
  • Upload scanned copy of the documents
  • Pay Rs. 700 as LPUNEST 2018 Application fee
  • Submit the duly filled application form
  • Take a print out of the same for future reference

LPUNEST 2018 Application in Offline Mode

To fill the form in offline mode, candidates will be required to visit the University campus and collect a hard copy of the form. Candidates will be required to fill all the details manually and submit the form with all the required documents at the Campus Office.

Note: Write “Application for LPUNEST-2018”, Candidate’s Name and Mobile Number on the back side of the Demand Draft. Attach a recent passport size colour photograph and affix signature

For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Application Form, read more.

Application fees detail

The registration process for the entrance cum scholarship exam will complete only after payment of LPUNEST 2018 application fee. Students applying both in online and offline mode need to deposit the same amount. Candidates filling LPUNEST 2018 application form will have to get a Demand Draft (DD) made in favor of “Lovely Professional University”, payable at Jalandhar. Applicants filling the form online can pay the application fee through debit/ credit card or net banking.

LPUNEST 2018 Application Fees

Application Mode

Application Fee Payment Mode

Application Fee Charges

Manual

At the Campus Office through DD

Rs. 700 (for boys) and Rs 400 (for girls)

Semi-Online Application

Through cash at the Campus Office for purchasing the LPUNEST Kit

Online Application

Net banking / Debit card / Credit card


For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Application Fee, read more.

Exam Pattern

LPUNEST Exam Pattern

Just filling the examination form is not enough to get admission to the course of your choice in LPU. Candidates need to prepare for the exam to meet the cutoff and the first step in this process is to understand LPUNEST 2018 exam pattern. Candidates should have knowledge of the type of questions asked in the exam as well as the topics covered. Checking the exam pattern of LPUNEST 2018 is the best option for the students to understand the questions, marking system, total time etc. Having knowledge of the exam pattern will help students make an effective study plan by allocating required time for each subject.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Pattern Overview

S. No

Particulars

Details

1

Mode of Examination

Online

2

Total Duration of the Exam

2 hours 30 minutes

3

Language of Examination

English or Hindi

4

Type of Questions

Objective (Multiple Choice Questions)

5

Sections

Physics – 30 Questions

Chemistry – 30 Questions

Mathematics/Biology – 30 Questions

English – 20 Questions

6

Total Number of Questions

110 Questions

7

Marking Scheme

Each correct answer in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology section will carry 4 marks.

In the English section, each correct answer will be of 2 marks.

8

Negative Marking

No negative marking for wrong attempts.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Pattern

Sections

Subjects

Questions

Marks

Time Allotted

I

Physics

30 questions

120

40

II

Chemistry

30 questions

120

40

III

Mathematics

30 questions

120

40

IV

Biology

30 questions

130

40

The applicant can either opt for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics OR Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Exam Pattern, read more.

LPUNEST 2018 Counselling/Interview

Shortlisted students will be called to participate in online counselling and seat allocation from May 7, 2018, onwards. The seat will be allotted depending upon the score. The detailed procedure of seat allocation and admission counselling will be made available on university website. Candidates should carefully check all the details like the date, time and venue of the counselling and reach their along with all the required documents.

For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Results, read more.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Syllabus

LPUNEST Syllabus 2018 varies for different courses. However, the subjects are same including Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Mathematics and English. Their combination varies for different subjects and candidates get questions based on the course for which they are taking the exam. The University provides complete LPUNEST syllabus on its website. Candidates can download the syllabus from their to give their exam preparation a right direction.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Syllabus – Chemistry

Units

Topics

Unit 1

Atomic Structure, States of Matter & Thermo Dynamics

Unit 2

Solutions, Chemical Kinetics & Surface Chemistry

Unit 3

Hydrogen & S - Block Element

Unit 4

P, D & F Block Elements and Environmental Chemistry

Unit 5

Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry

Unit 6

Oxygen, Nitrogen, Polymers & Bio-Molecules

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Syllabus – Physics

Units

Topics

Unit 1

Motion

Unit 2

Kinematics, Gravitation & Oscillations

Unit 3

Thermal Physics

Unit 4

Electricity & Magnetism

Unit 5

Atomic Structure & Optics

Unit 6

Electrical & Electronics

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Syllabus – Mathematics

Units

Topics

Unit 1

Algebra

Unit 2

Matrices, Vectors & Reasoning

Unit 3

Permutation-Combinations & Binomial Theorem

Unit 4

Limit, Integration & Differentiation

Unit 5

Geometry

Unit 6

Probability & Trigonometry

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Syllabus – Biology

Units

Topics

Unit 1:

Diversity & Structural Organisation

Unit 2:

Plant Physiology

Unit 3:

Human Physiology

Unit 4:

Reproduction, Genetics and Evolution

Unit 5:

Biology, Biotechnology and Human Welfare

Unit 6:

Ecology and environment

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Syllabus – English

  • Grammar
  • Associative Language Skills
  • Comprehension Passages
  • Common Errors

For more information on LPUNEST 2018 Syllabus, read more.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Centres

LPUNEST 2018 will be conducted at various examination centres across India. Candidates get an option of filling a LPUNEST 2018 exam centre of their choice while filling the application form. However, the final allotment of examination centre completely depends on the authority's decision and availability of the seats. Candidates will get to know about the examination centre allotted to them when their admit cards are issued.

Given below is the list of LPUNEST 2018 examination centres.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Centres

State/UT

City Name

Code

State/UT

City Name

Code

Andhra Pradesh

Anantpur

102

Maharashtra

Aurangabad

214

Guntur

103

Dombivli

364

Kakianada

303

Kolhapur

156

Kurnool

104

Mumbai

157

Nellore

105

Nagpur

158

Rajahmundy

106

Nasik

159

Tirupathi

304

Pune

160

Vijayawada

107

Sangli

357

Vizag

101

Thane

361

Assam

Guwahati

108

Vasai (west)

356

Bihar

Begusarai

109

Manipur

Imphal

161

Bhagalpur

110

Meghalaya

Shillong

162

Gaya

111

Mizoram

Aizwal

163

Muzzafarpur

112

Nagaland

Dimapur

164

Patna

113

Odisha

Behrampur

166

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

370

Bhubaneswar

167

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai

115

Cuttack

168

Bilaspur  (CG)

116

Rourkela

169

Korba

117

Puducherry

Pondicherry

368

Raipur

118

Nellithope

369

Delhi

New delhi

165

Punjab

Amritsar

170

Goa

Margao

119

Bhatinda

171

Panjim

315

LPU (Jalandhar)

172

Gujarat

Ahmedabad

120

Ludhiana

173

Gandhidham

121

Mohali

374

Rajkot

122

Patiala

175

Surat

123

Rajasthan

Ajmer

177

Vadodara

124

Alwar

178

Haryana

Faridabad

127

Bikaner

179

Ambala cantt.

125

Jaipur

180

Bhiwani

126

Jodhpur

181

Gurugram

128

Kota

182

Hissar

129

Udaipur

183

Panipat

131

Tamil Nadu

Chennai

184

Rohtak

132

Coimbatore

185

Sonipat

133

Dindigul

384

Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur (hp)

135

Madurai

186

Hamirpur

136

Nagercoil

387

Mandi

138

Theni

383

Palampur

139

Tirunelveli

380

Shimla

140

Trichy

381

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu

143

Telangana

Hyderabad

187

Srinagar

144

Khammam

188

Jharkhand

Jamshedpur

146

Nizamabad

189

Ranchi

147

Secundrabad

301

Karnataka

Bengaluru

148

Warangal

191

Mangalore

334

Tripura

Agartala

192

Mysore

333

Uttar Pradesh

Agra

193

Kerala

Aluva

346

Aligarh

194

Calicut

339

Allahabad

195

Cochin

149

Bareilly

196

Edapally

344

Ghaziabad

197

Ernakulam

345

Gorakhpur

198

Kannur

340

Greater Noida

392

Kottayam

336

Kanpur

199

Kozhikode

150

Lucknow

200

Malappuram dist

335

Meerut

201

Thiruvananthapuram

151

Moradabad

202

Thrissur

341

Muzaffarnagar

203

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal

152

Noida

204

Gwalior

153

Saharanpur

205

Indore

154

Varanasi

206

Jabalpur

155

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

207

West Bengal

Durgapur

211

Haldwani

208

Kolkata

212

Haridwar

209

Siliguri

213

Rudrapur

210

 

LPUNEST 2018 Contact Details

Lovely Professional University,
Jalandhar - Delhi G.T. Road (NH-1),
Phagwara, Punjab (India) - 144411
 
+91-1824-404404, 1800 102 4431
Fax: +91-1824-506100 (Admission)
Website: http://www.lpu.in