The university was established in 2005 by enactment ofthe Lovely Professional University Act, 2005by the State Legislature of Punjab (Act No. 25 of 2005), and Notification No. 38-Leg/2005. LPU is duly recognized by University Grants Commission under Section- 2 (f) of the UGC Act, 1956 vide Notification No. F. 9-10/2006 (CPP-1)
Lovely Professional University (LPU) has grown phenomenally to emerge as a global university with distinctive strengths in education and entrepreneurship development. LPU is a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU). It is also recognized by the statutory bodies set up, in diverse fields of Higher Education, by the Government of India including Bar Council of India (BCI), National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), and Council of Architecture (COA). LPU has also been empanelled by para-educational bodies, Educational Consultants India (EDCIL) and Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR),Government of India enterprises.
B.A., LL.B.(Hons.) (5 years)
B.Com.,LL.B.(Hons.) (5 years)
BBA, LL.B. (Hons.) (5 years)
LL.B. (3 years)
Dual Degree LL.B.-LL.M. (4 years)
LL.M. (1 year) - Specializationsmay be offered in Criminal Law or Constitutional Law or Family Law or Business Law or Human Rights Law subject to minimum number of students and feasibility.
Ph.D. (Law) [Full Time](Minimum 3 years)
Ph.D. (Law) [Part Time] (Minimum 3 years)
For details regarding Fee Structure forLaw programmes being offered, check the links mentioned below along with each programme:
1. B.A., LL.B.(Hons.); B.Com., LL.B.(Hons.); BBA, LL.B. (Hons.)- Pass with 60% aggregate marks* in 10+2 (any stream) or equivalent with English subject to qualifying LSAT orLPUNEST-2018
*(5% relaxation for SC/ST Applicants)
2. LL.B.-Pass with 50% aggregate marks* in Graduation (any stream) or equivalent subject to qualifying LSAT or LPUNEST-2018
*(5% relaxation for SC/ST Applicants)
3. LL.M.-Pass with 50% aggregate marks in LL.B. subject to qualifying LSAT or LPUNEST-2018 or CLAT
4. Ph.D. (Law) [Full Time and Part Time] - Master’s degree in a relevant discipline with 55% marks* in aggregate;
* [5% relaxation to SC/ ST/ OBC (non-creamy layer)/ differently-abled candidates]
(LPUNEST and Interview is applicable)
For further details, refer university website www.lpu.in
Merit in qualifying examination subject to eligibility criteria.
Scholarship is available on the following basis:
Percentage of marks in Eligibility Criteria (Qualifying Exam) (70% aggregate marks or above)
Performance in LPUNEST-2018
Performance in National Level Entrance Tests (LSAT)
Performance in Sports, Cultural, R & D and Co-curricular activities, Social Service and Bravery
Fee Concession for Defence, CAPF and their dependents
For further details, kindly check the following link:
Location - Lovely Professional University is easily accessible as it is located on Jalandhar- Delhi, G.T. Road and is very well connected to rail and road and is at a reasonable distance from bus stands, railway stations, etc.
Huge Campus - Sprawling vast campus with state-of-the-art infrastructure, Workshops/ Labs, a dedicated Research Block, Residential Blocks and Apartments, 9 storeyed Central Library, 8 storey Mall, Academic Block and so on.
Tech Savvy - LPU isone of the most hi-tech campuses in India with IT infrastructure that can support 5000+ computer terminals. ThisWi-Fi Campus with 1300+ access point, supported on technology from RUCKUS & CISCO, 1000 MB of bandwidth for internet with dedicated leased line has a dedicated iMac Lab, 5000+ workstations supported by 50+ quad core or xeon based rack/ blade and desktop servers.
Residential Facilities - LPU has world’s largest residential facilities with capacity for 20000 students. The university provides magnificent and comprehensive range of facilities within the university campus, separately for boys and girls.The wide range of accommodation optionssuit the needs of most students. There are rooms ranging from 1 seater, 2 seater, 3 seater, 4 seater, 5 seater with Air Cooler and Air Conditionerin case of standard rooms.In the Apartments, we offer 1/ 2/3/ 4 seaterrooms (Shared and Independent) with attached washrooms, common kitchen/ kitchenette, dinning and lobby.Students can opt for a room as per their convenience or choice.
Transport & Parking Facility- LPU has a dedicated fleet of buses for ferrying students to the university from nearby cities.A hosteller, like a day scholar, can avail parking facility for his/ her vehicle if he/ she chooses to keep one.
Safety & Security- LPU has a strongnetwork of security installations including 4000 CCTV cameras, turnstile gates, automatic boom barriers, Public Announcement System and a team of security officers, deputed at all campus locations to ensure safety of inmates.
Uni - Mall - Built in cosmopolitan style, the Uni-Mall is a multi-storey centrally air-conditioned innovative complex. It houses departmental stores and various shops and offices of daily needs. There is a network of banks, food courts, shops in branded apparels, lifestyle accessories, electronic gadgets, multi-national brands etc.
Gymnasium - The gymnasium is equipped with world class fitness equipment from Cybex, USA andis provided with specialized spaces for yoga training, cardio and weight training along with steam and sauna rooms.
Uni - Hospital - Uni-Hospital isstaffed with well qualified doctors, nurses, lab technicians, and is fully equipped to provide healthcare services to the university residents.
Banking & Post Office - There arebranches of five nationalized banks, 50+ ATMs at various sites including every hostel.There is a full-fledged Post Officeopened by the Postal Department of Government of India, with independent Pin Code.
Food Courts and Kiosks - A varied range of 150 food kiosks, cafes, canteens, and terrace cafes are operational throughout the day to suit the tastes of students.
For facilitating the placements for its students, LPU actively reaches out to the corporate world. For this purpose a full-fledged Division of Career Services is maintained. The Division has evolved a well-designed concept of achieving this objective by closely working with the three stakeholders -- the students, the companies, and the university. Before bringing students and the companies face to face, the students are provided a number of services to groom them for enhancing employability. The major highlights of these services are:
Career Advisory Services
Aptitude Development Workshops
Communication and Presentation Proficiency
Personality Development Techniques
Group Discussion Competence
Resume Writing Skills
LPU provides ample opportunities to each and every eligible student to secure good placement. The university has been ranked high by outer agencies also with regard to placements of our students.
‘ASSOCHAM’ (Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India) rated LPU as Best Private University with regards to placements in 2016 and earlier in 2013 also.
‘Higher Education’ ranked LPU as 5th in Top Engineering Colleges in India with Excellent Industry Exposure in 2016.
‘Aspiring Minds’ have ranked LPU as having Most Employable Students in consecutively twice in a row for previous academics sessions.
‘Zee News’ Survey rated us as 11th Best in India in Placements.
Some prominent highlights regarding placements are:
LPU has set the record of the Highest Engineering placements in North India for three consecutive years.
2000+ LPU students are pursuing successful career in USA, UK, Canada, and Australia.
51 companies like Hindustan Unilever which recruit from IITs/IIMs also recruit LPU students.
600+ Offers alone made by Ten Fortune-500 companies including Amazon, Xerox, HP, etc. to 2017 passing-out batch.
610 students hired by Cognizant Technology Solutions in a single day – Highest in North India till date.
100+ selections each by Top Companies like Tech Mahindra, Capgemini and Amazon.
LPU has strived to build a strong liaison with many reputed mass recruiters and leading multi-national companies those are regularly visiting LPU for various Placement Drives and have provided lucrative jobs to students of streams like Engineering, Management, Computer Applications, Hotel Management, Pharmacy, Fashion Design, Journalism, Airlines-Tourism, and Animation, Architecture etc.More than 300 Global and Indian Superbrands including Cognizant, Infosys, Accenture, TCS, Samsung, IBM, Nestle India Ltd, WIPRO Technologies, Convergys, Axis Bank, DELL, Head Strong, Johnson & Johnson, Sasken Technologies, Cipla, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Eli Lilly Pharma, Godrej, I-Flex Solutions, BhartiAirtel, Syntel, Standard Chartered Bank, Tech Mahindra, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., DSCL Shriram etc.