- Student can avail scholarship up to Rs 4 Lakh depending upon the program
- LPU has distributed scholarships worth Rs 250 Crore since inception of its scholarship program
- Financial constraints should not debar meritorious student from receiving quality education”: Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal
- Large admissions flow from across all states of India and foreign countries
Jalandhar: Firmly believing that financial constraint should never stop meritorious students from getting quality education, Lovely Professional University (LPU) is continuing its large scholarship program this year too.The last date of applying for scholarship program this year is 25th July 2014. An applicant can get scholarship up to Rs 4 Lakh depending upon the program. LPU scholarship program has benefitted thousands of students from globe across and scholarships worth Rs 250 crore have been distributed over the years since launching of the scholarship program. LPU Scholarship program has benefitted meritorious and talented students not only from all across India but other countries as well. A large number of applications received for admissions this year indicate worldwide popularity of LPU, and it has marked Jalandhar as a hub of quality higher education.
LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal informed: “We have launched a very liberal scholarship program in the name of the founder Chairman of Lovely Group Late Shri Baldev Raj Mittal. We are happy that we have made this program available to a large number of students, near 25000, as we do not want that a meritorious student be held back from receiving quality education. Under this largest scholarship program in India, scholarships amounting to more than Rs 250 crores have been provided to the students since inception of the program.” Mr Mittal elaborated: “To be eligible for this scholarship, students have to be academically strong, and on the basis of performance in the board examination, graduation or the national/state level tests, students can avail scholarships to study at LPU. University recognizes not only academically strong students but also candidates who have performed at state/national or international cultural/sports activities.”
Attracted by coveted facilities and excellent academic inputs; a large number of foreign students from advanced countries including China, Russia, South Africa and many others have got admission at LPU. Similarly, Indian students from southern states Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana and even other far off states including Gujarat, Maharashtra are seen in the campus along with their parents/relatives for admissions. Earlier students used to go to South and foreign countries for quality education; however, LPU has reversed the trend by attracting thousands of students not only from all the states of India but from 30 other countries also.
Illustrative, scholarship and LPU special Financial Aid program LPU-TFA (Test for financial Aid) can be applied for more than 150 programs, ranging from diploma programs to post- graduate ones. Scholarship is also available as per rank in JEE (Main), XAT, NATA, CAT, GATE NEET, MAT & GPAT. In addition, State Level Entrance Tests for various Programs of Diploma, Engineering and MBA programs are also considered for scholarship. National and international level best performances in sports/cultural performance, research & development, social services and bravery acts also enable a student to avail scholarship.