LPU Students attending Exchange Programs in Canada, America & England

Global exposure has become an important part in students’ life.  Understanding this, Lovely Professional University has fostered tie-ups with 50+ Universities across the globe for student exchange programs. Under the same program, LPU students are presently attending exchange programs in various universities across the globe including King's University (University of Western Ontario) Canada, Eberly College of Business & Information Technology (Indiana University of Pennsylvania) USA, Birmingham City University in the UK and more. Under these exchanges, LPU Students are attending academic classes and also visiting corporate & industries.  The purpose of such program is to provide students with the exposure to appreciate multi-dimensional culture and a compassionate world view.

Member of Australian Parliament visited LPU: Desired to open Food & Security Research Center at LPU Campus

  • LPU stepping further towards internationalization of education”: Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal

A top delegation from Australia constituted on Member of Western Australian Parliament, Chair of Advisory Board for Food and Bio Security Mr Ian Maxwell, and Vice President (Perth Division) Liberal Party of Australia Mr Jim Seth visited Lovely Professional University. Two-member delegation represented Perth Province of Western Australia on an explorative visit to develop stronger relationship between Perth Province and in a whole way Punjab State. Visitors’ prime motive was to explore prospective areas of partnership in education, research and other avenues with LPU.

Carrying top agenda of discussions on opening a Food Technology & Security Research unit at LPU, Australian delegates met LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal and other senior functionaries of Division of International Affairs. The feasibility sought for opening of the prestigious research center is to function in collaboration with Murdoch University of Australia. Murdoch University is a public university based in Perth, Western Australia with campuses in Singapore and Dubai also.

LPU Celebrated International Yoga Day (IYD)

  • Hundreds of LPU International & National students participated in Yoga activities along with NCC Cadets from many schools of the state
Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarion call for International Yoga Day celebration, Lovely Professional University organized Yoga activities at its campus. Hundreds of LPU international & national students along with 8 Punjab Battalion NCC Cadets from many schools of the region participated in the yoga activities.  Many of the students were novice to Yoga endeavours whereas some other participants who seemed well-versed mentored the beginners. In addition, many of LPU international students representing 10 countries participated in PM Modi led Yoga Day celebration at Rajpath, New Delhi, under the co-ordination of AYUSH Ministry. Prior to join the global yoga event at New Delhi, International students also attended special Yoga classes at LPU. Commenced with Yoga prayer, massive yoga-drive concluded with a vow to be always healthy, fit and fine.

LPU Hotel Management Students got 100 Placement

  • Students got allowances/salary up to Rs 22.5 Lakh per annum
  • Top recruiters included ‘Ritz-Carlton’ (USA), Qatar Airways (Doha), Oberoi Hotels and more

LPU students of the School of Hotel Management and Tourism have got 100% placement with prestigious global establishments this year. LPU students of the year 2015 passing out batch have been placed at allowances/salary up to Rs 22.5 Lakh per annum. Their employers are top hotel, resorts, palaces’ groups and airways including ‘Ritz-Carlton’ (USA), Qatar Airways (Doha), Oberoi Group, Zuri, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt, Sarovar, Bercos and more. Many of them have already joined their duties in top countries and Indian Cities at coveted posts.

Students enrolling at LPU can avail scholarship upto Rs 5 lakhs till 30th June

  • More than 30,000 meritorious students have been benefited so far from scholarship program
  • This year also scholarship program will reach to larger section of meritorious students
  • Scholarship up to Rs 5 lac per student can be availed depending on the program till 30th June

Believing strongly that economic condition should not stop meritorious students in having quality higher-education; Lovely Professional University has been offering India’s largest private scholarship and financial aid program. Advantage of this program has already been reached to 30,000+ meritorious students over the last 5 years. A student can avail up to Rs 5 lacs depending upon the program opted. Following the US pattern of granting scholarship after 30th June student still will be eligible to apply for scholarship but for lesser value.  To be eligible for this scholarship, students have to be academically strong, and for this board examination, graduation or the national level tests are considered. University in last couple of years is also recognizing not only academically strong students but also candidates who have performed at state, national or international level sports, cultural, co-curricular activities, social services, bravery acts or Research & Development works. Scholarships are applicable to almost all the 200 programs offered by the university. 

LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal holds: “For the last so many years, LPU has been continuously endeavouring to provide quality higher education to all meritorious students. We do not want that a capable student be debarred from receiving quality education only due to financial constraints. I am happy to see that that we have been able to make this scholarship program available to contribute in some-way to society.”

Ramanpreet Kaur & Harpreet Kaur (both with more than 97% marks) have got full fee waiver as scholarship for admission to B.Sc (Hons) Physics program. Their parents are extremely happy on seeing their daughters being able to pursue higher education under prestigious scholarship cum financial aid program of LPU. Many students from southern, eastern and western students have also been benefitted for their academic excellence.  Similarly, Mohit Vyas from Indore (Madhya Pradesh) and Yogesh Kumar from Haryana have been enrolled in M.Ped program with full fee concession for being national medalists in Base-ball. They will also be provided free food and accommodation. Up-till now more than 20 national players have been benefitted with scholarship to get admitted in different programs for their sports proficiency and academic performance. For more query kindly contact Ms Maninder 9876198762 and toll free number 18001024431.

LPU Alumni Reunions held at Bengaluru & Chennai

Alumni Association of Lovely Professional University (LPUAA) organized reunions of LPU alumni at two top metro-cities of India, Bengaluru & Chennai.  More than 300 LPU alumni, working at coveted posts in top-notch companies including General Electric, Yahoo Software, Cognizant, Accenture, TCS, HCL and other MNCs, gathered at both cities to relive time spent at LPU Campus. The 4th Reunion of LPU Alumni of Bengaluru Chapter was organized at Infantry Hotel, Bengaluru; whereas, the maiden reunion of Chennai Chapter at Ibis Hotel Chennai. LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal, Pro Chancellor Mrs Rashmi Mittal, Sr Dean Dr L R Gupta‘, Director Jasjit Singh greeted and addressed LPU alumni and their family members.

LPU launches Specialization Oriented New Programs

Keeping in view the requirements of the industry, Lovely Professional University has launched new programs with marked specializations. A few of the new programs after 10+2 include B.Tech ME (Mechatronics) integrated MBA; B.Tech Biotechnology (Food Process Engineering) integrated MBA; BBA (Financial Markets in collaboration with NSE); B.Sc & B. Design (Interior & Furniture); B.Sc Design (Fashion). After Graduation in Management, such new programs are MBA Agriculture- Business Management; Supply Chain & Logistics; and, Financial Markets again in collaboration with National Stock Exchange.  After graduation in Agriculture, LPU has started M. Sc Fruit Science. Similarly, after post graduation, there are Ph.D programs in Agronomy & Sociology.

LPU & SPS Apollo Hospitals organized 6th Conference on Clinical Nursing

  • Conference was aimed to educate state nursing students on ‘Maternal and Child Health’
  • About 500 doctors, nurses, paramedics and nursing students from prestigious nursing colleges & hospitals participated

School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Lovely Professional University & SPS Apollo Hospitals collaborated to organize 6th Nursing conference at LPU campus. The aim of the conference was to educate nursing students about ‘Maternal & Child Health’. Near 500 nursing students, doctors, nurses, paramedics of the Punjab state participated in the conference.  Students were educated about the care of new born at birth time; identification of rhythm disturbances & treatment thereof; life-threatening complications including convulsions & high-blood pressure during pregnancy; breast feeding; and, post natal & post operative cares. LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal congratulated the organizing teams of both SPS Apollo Hospitals and LPU for bringing together emergency care practitioners and nursing students for required awakening to care pregnant women & newborns.

200+ Companies visited LPU for Placements in Last Session

  • LPU sets coveted record in North India with largest number of engineering students’ recruited by a single company, in a single day, on a single campus
  • International placements by Ritz Carlton Hotel USA, Qatar Airways Doha & Al Rakha Group Dubai made LPU proud of its students
  • About 200 Campus placement drives were made by global giants including Cognizant, Amdocs, HCL Technologies, Vodafone, LG Soft, Ericsson, Asian Paints and other top brands
  • 2000+ Students got placements in all sectors including Management, IT, Engineering, Banking, Agriculture, Consultancy, Architecture, Pharmaceuticals and more
  • CSE/IT sector led the race as it recruited highest number of students through 100+ drives

Lovely Professional University has broken all its previous records with respect to placements during this session.  This year, LPU has set record in North India with largest number of 610 engineering students’ got recruited by a single company, in a single day, on the single campus. Cognizant Technologies- leading IT Company visited the campus twice in a row within a span of nine months. In addition, international placements by Ritz Carlton Hotel USA, Qatar Airways Doha & Al Rakha Group Dubai at allowance up to Rs 22 Lakh also made LPU to clog up one of the highest placement packages' record in the region. Other top salary offering companies remained Practo Technologies (Rs 7 Lakh), Josh Technologies (Rs 6 Lakh), LG Soft (Rs 5.5 Lakh) and more. In term of placement drives, about 200 placement drives were made by top brands including 100+ drives for technology & sciences’ students and 60 for business administration students. Under these drives, 2000+ LPU students have got placements in all sectors including Management, IT, Engineering, Banking, Agriculture, Consultancy, Architecture, Pharmaceuticals and more.

LPU ranked among Top-Three Private Universities of India

  • Prestigious Siliconindia Education Magazine ranked LPU in its Education Special issue under title "Top 20 Private Universities Survey 2015"

 In an exclusive national level survey, India’s prestigious education magazine ‘Siliconindia’ has ranked LPU among top three private universities of the country.  Popular among all professionals, ‘Siliconindia’ has mentioned about this top ranking in its ‘Education Special’ issue under the title "Top 20 Private Universities Survey 2015". Based on various parameters of the survey, LPU has earned composite score of 283, which is second highest in the North India just after Thapar University.

National Stock Exchange & LPU launched collaborative MBA & BBA Programs in Financial Markets

  • Students will receive NSE’s Certification in Financial Markets (NCFM) as Industry Skill Certification
  • Programs to provide practical knowledge and skills required to operate in the financial markets

The largest exchange in India National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Lovely Professional University (LPU) have tied-up and launched thereof joint MBA & BBA ‘Financial Markets’(FM) programs.  Commencing from this session, these latest management programs will provide practical knowledge and skills required to operate in the financial markets. Students will also receive NSE’s Certification in Financial Markets (NCFM) as Industry Skill Certification. First of its kind in the northern region, this prestigious collaboration will enable students to get academic & employable skills to enter major banks, rapidly growing financial markets and to become entrepreneurs.