*Aspiring students thronging the campus for admissions even from far-off States- Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat and all North-East States
*Already students from 28 States of India and 26 countries have been studying at LPU
*Engineering is the most popular stream for admissions, this year too; other desired are Management, Architecture, Bio-Technology, Pharmacy, Hotel Management, Commerce, Fashion Technology
*LPU has been offering admissions for Industry needed 200+ Study Programmes
Jalandhar: This year too, Lovely Professional University has been attracting a large number of yearning students, from Punjab and far off states of India, for admission to various Under-Graduate, Graduate, Post Graduate & Diploma Programmes. One of the major flows of admission-seeking students is coming from South India. The students from Southern States like Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala are taking admissions in different professional & Industry needed 200+ Study Programmes being offered by LPU. This trend of Admissions from South to North India, at LPU, has been started from the last year and this year has picked up great momentum in this regard. Engineering is the most popular stream for admissions; whereas, other preferred streams are Management, Architecture, Bio-Technology, Pharmacy, Hotel Management, Commerce and Fashion Technology.
Two of the students from Tamil Nadu, Gowtham V and Cecilia Judith, who have recently got admission at LPU, hold: “We had heard a lot about LPU through various forums like internet and other related fields. To really witness it ourselves, the world class standard, infrastructure and different students related facilities, we travelled all the way from far off place to LPU. We are happy to get admission here and to notice that hundreds of other students from South India are travelling to be here at LPU.”
Many of the other students are from the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Odisha, West Bengal and North Eastern States- Sikkim, Meghalaya, Assam, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram, Tripura. Already students from 28 States of India and 26 countries have been studying at LPU. Students from neighbouring countries like Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh and from other countries like Thailand, Mongolia, Ethiopia etc are also rushing towards LPU. One of the students from Thailand, Rattikarn Aimwallanaworrakun says: “I have much excitement on getting admission at LPU in India. Presently I am learning English Language Programme in the best possible easy way to make myself a globally fit citizen.”
On contacting, the Chancellor of LPU, Mr. Ashok Mittal said: “We are continuously working to let LPU be named prominently as a global university. We want that students from all the 250 countries of the world may get education from India, as Taxila used to impart education to the world in yester-years.”