• LPUNEST - Lovely Professional University National Entrance And Scholarship Test (for UG/PG) Private University Exams

    Exam Level
    Institute Level
    Exam Conducting Body
    Lovely Professional University
    Application Form Filling

    LPUNEST Exam details: Eligibility, Application Form, Admit Card, Result, Admission, Syllabus, Colleges


    ALERTThe last date to submit the filled Application Form is extended until Jan 25, 2022.

    LPUNEST stands for Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test. Lovely Professional University (LPU) is one of the largest universities located in Jalandhar, Punjab, India. Established in 2005 by Lovely International Trust under The Lovely Professional University Act, 2005, LPU offers a variety of Courses and Scholarships for students seeking admission in any of the courses offered at the university.

    LPUNEST is a university-level entrance exam for residential admissions into the Engineering, Management, Law, Design, Agriculture, Hotel Management & many other courses at Lovely Professional University.

    Courses Offered

    Undergraduate, Post Graduate and Ph.D. programs


    Mode of Application



    Mode of Exam

    Online as Computer Based Test (CBT)



    The LPUNEST is conducted only once a year, in two schedules


    Exam Level



    Types of Questions

    MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions


    Official Website






    Tel: +91-1824-404404

    Toll-Free: 1800 102 4431

    Toll-Free: 1800 274 0615



    The Lovely Professional University offers admission into various undergraduate and postgraduate courses based on certain eligibility depending on the course for which they are applying. Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply for the LPUNEST exam.

    Eligibility for Undergraduate (UG) Courses

    Applicants should have either completed or should be appearing in the final examination of 10+2 from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE, New Delhi) or an equivalent board e.g. Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE, New Delhi) or State Board etc., recognized by the Council of Boards of School Education (COBSE), New Delhi, or any other concerned apex body.


    Eligibility for B.Tech

    The LPUNEST (B.Tech) exam qualifying candidates must have secured minimum aggregate marks of 60% in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics, and English).

    Candidates from North-East states and Sikkim candidates / Defense Personnel and their Dependents / Wards of Kashmiri Migrants will be given 5% relaxation in the pass percentage.

    Outstanding Sports Persons (i.e. A/A+ category as per Sports Scholarship) will be given a relaxation of 10% in passing marks in the qualifying exam, subject to verification from the selection committee of the University. The selection committee must comprise Head (DSW), Director Sports, Deputy Director Sports, Concerned Coach, and VC Nominee.


    How to Apply for LPUNEST Online?

    Candidates can follow these steps to register for the LPUNEST 2022 exam on the official website.

    Step 1: Registration

    • Visit the official website i.e. nest.lpu.in.

    • Provide all necessary details such as names, email IDs, date of birth, and valid mobile number.

    • Check your email to receive your registration ID.

    Step 2: Payment of Application Fee

    • After successful registration for the LPUNEST 2022, candidates can proceed with the payment of the application fee via any of the following modes: net banking, credit, or debit card. 

    • Save the Payment Confirmation Details.

    Step 3: Filling of Online Application Form

    • Fill in all personal, academic, and contact details in the application form.

    • Preview all details provided in the application form for any errors or mistakes. 

    • In case the form is incomplete or incorrect then the application will be rejected.

    Step 4: Uploading of Scanned Documents

    • Upload the scanned images of the following documents after filling the details in the application form: photograph, birth certificate/Aadhaar card, and certificate of the qualifying exam / Marksheet of Class 10th and 12th as per the specifications mentioned by the university.

    • The candidate should have a recent photo taken against a white background. The size of the photo should lie between 10 Kb to 100 Kb. Candidates must have a scanned copy of their signature and the signature should be consistent throughout the admission process, otherwise their application will be rejected.

    Step 5: Submission of Application Form

    • After uploading the required documents successfully, submit the application form of LPUNEST by clicking on the Submit button given at the end of the form.

    • Print a copy of the filled application form for future reference.

    Application Fees

    Online Application fees for male candidates is Rs 500 and Rs 250 for female candidates

    The candidates without internet facility can get the application form and LPUNEST Kit directly from the University Campus or any other suggested place by paying cash.



    The University provides scholarships for candidates enrolling in  5-year courses (worth over 7.5 lakhs)


    International Collaborations

    The Lovely Professional University has tie-ups with many Universities globally including the University of Iowa, University of East London, University of Missouri, California State University, Otterbein University, Murdoch University, Jonkoping University, etc. 




    LPUNEST Exam Pattern for B.Tech

    LPUNEST 2022 online proctored Exam for B. Tech consists of 95 MCQs which should be attempted within the time duration of 1 hour and 30 minutes or 90 minutes. Candidates will get less than a minute to attempt each question. So candidates have to use their time efficiently. LPU NEST 2022 exam will be conducted for a total of 270 marks. Marks distribution is as follows:


    Courses for Test

    Test Scheme

    No. of questions

    Marks (subject)



    LPUNEST-2022 (B.Tech)


    Physics, Chemistry, English, Maths or Physics, Chemistry, English, Biology


    Physics: 20 Questions (All MCQs)(4 marks each)


    270 Marks

    90 Minutes


    Mathematics: 20 Questions (All MCQs) (4 marks each)



    Chemistry: 20 Questions (All MCQs) (4 marks each)



    Biology: 20 Questions (All MCQs) (4 marks each)



    English: 15 Questions (All MCQs) (2 marks each)



    LPUNEST Exam Pattern for LLM exam

    LPUNEST LLM online proctored test will have 160 MCQs. The exam duration is 120 minutes (2 hours). The marks distribution for this paper is as follows:


    Courses for Test

    Test Scheme

    No. of questions

    Marks (subject)



    LPUNEST -2022 (LL.M)


    All compulsory

    English: 40 Questions (1 mark each)


    160 Marks

    120 Minutes

    Constitutional Law

    Constitutional Law: 40 Questions (1 mark each)



    Jurisprudence: 40 Questions (1 mark each)


    Other Law Subjects

    Other Law subjects: 40 Questions (1 mark each)



    LPUNEST Exam Pattern MBA exam

    LPUNEST MBA online proctored test will have 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ). The time duration of the exam is 150 minutes. Each correct answer fetches +3 marks and there is no penalty for incorrect or unattempted responses. The marks distribution for this paper is as follows:



    No of Questions


    Time Duration

    LPUNEST 2022 - MBA




    150 Minutes

    General Awareness



    General Aptitude




    LPUNEST Admit Card

    • LPU releases the admit card on the official website. 
    • Carry your admit card with you throughout the exam and admission process. 
    • Admit cards can be downloaded by entering the registration details. 
    • A copy of the LPUNEST Admit Card is emailed to the candidate's email ID provided during registration.

    How to Download LPUNEST Admit Card?

    The official authorities at LPU release admit cards on the university website. Once the admit card is released, candidates can download them by following the steps given below.

    • Step 1: Visit the official website of LPUNEST.

    • Step 2: Click on the “LPUNEST” icon.

    • Step 3: Login using your credentials which are User ID and Password.

    • Step 4: Click on submit. LPUNEST admit card will be displayed on the screen.

    • Step 5: Download and take a printout of the Admit Card in the A4 size sheet.

    LPUNEST Exam Centres

    The exam centre can be selected by the candidates at the time of filling the LPUNEST application form. There are LPUNEST exam centres in 200 cities with nearly 140 exam centres. Choose the centre which is comfortable and closest to your location.




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Contact Details

Mode of Application Form Filling: Online

Website : www.nest.lpu.in

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