LPUNEST 2019: Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test

Lovely Professional University conducts National Entrance and Scholarship Test (NEST) for admitting students to courses in various branches of engineering. Currently, it is one of the biggest universities in India that handles many students of diverse teams under one campus. The examination is conducted at an online level at different places across the country. Dual programs in technology are available here. Located and based in Punjab, this is a popular choice for many engineering students.  

Courses offered at Lovely Professional University:

  • B. Tech (Honors)
  • B. Tech (Honors)-MBA
  • B. Tech (Honors)-M.Tech
  • B Tech

The subjects offered in Engineering are:

  • Electronics and Communications Engineering (ECE)
  • Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
  • Information Technology (IT)
  • Mechanical Engineering (ME)
  • ME - Mechatronics
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering (AE)
  • Civil Engineering (CE)
  • Electrical Engineering (EE)
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE)
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering
  • Biotechnology (BT)
  • Food Technology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering (CHE)
  • CHE - Petroleum

NEST 2019 Important Dates

Online Registration Starts on
Schedule-II: 21st January 2019
Slot Booking for Online Examination
Schedule-II: 1st week of March 2019

Last date of submission of Application for LPUNEST
Schedule-II: 31st March 2019*

Dates of Entrance Examination
Schedule-II: 5th April - 30th April 2019

Display of Result
Schedule-I: 10th February 2019
Schedule-II: 4th May 2019

Online counselling and Seat Allocation
4th May 2019 onwards

Eligibility For NEST 2019

  • The candidates should atleast score a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in their 10 2 or equivalent examination (with Physics, Mathematics and English)
    *subject to qualifying LPUNEST-2019

  • For B.Tech. Biotechnology (BT), B.Tech. (Food Technology), B.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering), B.Tech. Biotechnology (Hons.) and Integrated B.Tech. Biotechnology (BT) - M.Tech.
    Subjects considered: Physics, Chemistry, English & either Maths or Biology or Biotechnology; other things remaining same as above.

  • For B.Tech. Chemical Engineering (CHE) and B.Tech. (CHE - Petroleum)
    Subjects considered: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English; other things remaining same as above.

To be eligible for NEST 2018, all candidates should have passed 10 2 or equivalent examination, with Physics, Math and English as compulsory subjects and Chemistry/ Biology/ Computer science/ Biotech should be there as one of the optional subjects. A minimum 50% aggregate marks is mandatory for admission.  For applicants in the biotechnology area Physics, Chemistry and English as compulsory subjects and Biology or Mathematics as one of the optional subjects with minimum 50% aggregate marks is essential.

NEST 2019 Application Forms

Application for the NEST 2019 exam is going to be totally via online submissions. The university website has all the relevant forms and information available here. You have to fill up the application form by downloading it from the relevant site. There is also an option to get the prospectus and the forms from the university office itself.

The Online Test booking system which will be activated in the 1st week of March, 2019. All candidates have to book center, date and time as per their own convenience. You have to make sure that the booking and filling up of forms is done at least 3 days before the desired date e.g. if you want to take test on 25th April 2019, then book your slot on or before 22nd April 2019.

Slot bookings option is done on first-come-first-served basis and is subject to availability. On filling the form, the University will allot any one date (preferably from the given choices) for the exam based on the availability of exam slots.

NEST 2019 Payment of Fee

Candidates can pay the fee Rs.450/- for the form via online payment or deposit cash at the bank. Payment can be made through DD or pay order or directly depositing cash. If the mode of payment will be DD or pay order, it would be payable at Jalandhar, under the name of ‘LOVELY PROFESSIONAL UNIVERSITY’. In a sealed envelope you have to place the DD or pay order or receipt of cash payment and sent it along with the application form to the university office or camp offices of the university.
Account numbers of the banks are-

Punjab National Bank A/c – 1549002100028091
State Bank of Patiala A/c – 65042787404

Paste a recent passport size colour photograph, affix signature of applicant and send it to the address below:

Division of Admissions(LPUNEST-2018)
Lovely Professional University
Jalandhar- Delhi G.T. Road(NH-1)
Phagwara, Punjab(India)-144411

Please keep a photocopy of the filled-in application and Demand Draft for future reference.

NEST Exam Pattern

The NEST (National Entrance and Scholarship Test) is a totally computer-based online test. The duration of the test is three hours. You will get objective type questions, with multiple choices for the correct answer. The syllabus of Lovely Professional University NEST (National Entrance and Scholarship Test) includes Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology studied by the candidate at 10+2 level.

Postal Address
Lovely Professional University,
Jalandhar - Delhi G.T. Road (NH-1),
Phagwara, Punjab (India) - 144411
For General/ Admission Related Enquiry:
91-1824-444007 (International office)
Fax : 91-1824-506100 (Admission)
Fax : 91-1824-506111 (General)
1800 102 4431
E-mail Us
admissions@lpu.co.in (Admissions)

International Office
For International Enquiry:
international@lpu.co.in (International Dealings)
int.admissions@lpu.co.in (International Admissions)

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