LPUNEST 2024 (Ongoing): Exam Date (Apr 15-30), Result (May 4)

Parvathy Krishnakumar
Parvathy Krishnakumar

Updated on - Apr 15, 2024

Latest Updates for LPUNEST

  • 15 April 2024 :

    LPUNEST 2024 exam is ongoing from Apr 15 - 30, 2024.

LPUNEST 2024 exam has commenced on Apr 15, 2024, and will be held till Apr 30, 2024. The exam is being administered as a remote proctored or test center-based exam. Additionally, the interested candidates who are yet apply and book slots for the exam can do so till Apr 20, 2024, on the official website.

LPUNEST results 2024 will be released on May 4, 2024. The online LPUNEST 2024 counselling and seat allocation process will start from May 4, 2024, onwards.

Lovely Professional University administers the National Entrance and Scholarship Test for admission to its various programs. Every year, admission to more than 150 programs is performed online. The test serves as both an entrance test and a scholarship test. Lovely Professional University (LPU) offers UG, PG, and PhD programs in different disciplines. Lovely Professional University has received an A++ certification from the National Assessment and Certification Council (NAAC).

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LPUNEST 2024 Exam Dates

LPUNEST 2024 exam is ongoing from Apr 15, 2024, and will be held till Apr 30, 2024, for Round 2. The conducting body revised the LPUNEST 2024 exam dates. 

LPUNEST 2024 is being conducted for the Round 1 admission process for B. Tech all fields and specialization, LLB, LLM, UG Design, LET, UG Hotel Management, UG Agriculture Pharmacy & Sciences, Integrated Law, PG Pharmacy and PG Agriculture & PG Sciences, MTech Hotel Management & Tourism, PG Design programs. It has many courses for which the detailed LPUNEST 2024 Exam Dates are given below.

LPUNEST Round 2 Exam Dates

LPUNEST Round 2 exam is being conducted from Apr 15 - 30, 2024. An overview of the important dates related to Schedule I of LPUNEST is provided in the table below.

The important dates related to the exam for LPUNEST Round 1 are provided in the table below.

 Events Current Schedule II (Revised)
Last Date to Apply and Book Slot Apr 20, 2024
Dates of Entrance Examination Apr 15 - 30, 2024
Display of LPUNEST Result May 4, 2024
Online Counselling and Seat Allocation May 4, 2024 onwards
Filling of Online Preference (Round- I) May 4- 6, 2024
Result of Allotment (Round - I) May 8, 2024 
Slot Booking Dates for Interview May 8 - 10, 2024
Dates of Interview May 11 - 13, 2024
Result of Interview and final Allotment Letter May 14, 2024
Last Date of Admission May 20, 2024
Past Exam Events
Online Registration Starts on Apr 1, 2024
Slot Booking for Online Examination Apr 6, 2024
Slot Booking Starts Apr 6, 2024

LPUNEST Round 1 Date List

Previously, LPUNEST 2024 exam for schedule II was held from Jan 20, 2024 to Feb 5, 2024. An overview of the important dates related to the Schedule II LPUNEST is provided in the table below.

 Events Schedule I
Online Registration Starts on Oct 16, 2023
Slot Booking for Online Examination Jan 1, 2024
Last date to Apply and Book Slot Jan 25, 2024
Dates of Entrance Examination Jan 20, 2024, to Feb 5, 2024
Display of LPUNEST Result Feb 8, 2024
Online Counselling and Seat Allocation Feb 8, 2024
Filling of Online Preference (Round- I) Feb 8 - 10, 2024
Result of Allotment (Round -I) Feb 12, 2024
Slot Booking Dates for Interview Feb 12 - 14, 2024
Dates of Interview Feb 15 - 17, 2024
Result of Interview and Final Allotment Letter Feb 18, 2024
Last Date of Admission Feb 25, 2024

Also Read: LPU Grading System 2024

LPUNEST 2024 Results

LPUNEST results 2024 for the schedule II exam will be released on May 4, 2024. LPUNEST results 2024 for the schedule 1 exam was announced on Feb 8, 2024. LPUNEST result is announced on the Lovely Professional University official website in PDF format. Candidates can take a printout for future reference. In addition, candidates can check the LPU results by following the steps below.

Steps to Check LPUNEST 2024 Results

The LPUNEST result is announced on the official website by the conducting body of the exam. Applicants can check the results by following the steps mentioned below.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website of LPUNEST 2024 and get to the login page.
  • Step 2: Enter the valid credentials such as email ID/mobile number/application number and password. Click on the ‘Login’ button.
  • Step 3: Click on the 'View Results' tab, and view LPUNEST 2024 results.
  • Step 4: Take a printout of the LPUNEST 2024 result for future reference.

Details Mentioned on LPUNEST 2024 Scorecard

Applicants should carefully check the details mentioned on the LPUNEST scorecard. For example, the scorecard of LPUNEST contains the following information.

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Roll Number
  • Category
  • Course Name
  • Composite Score
  • Sectional Score
  • Percentile
  • Overall Marks Obtained.

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The LPUNEST full form is the Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test. LPU is a private and one of the largest universities located in Jalandhar, Punjab, India, established in 2005 by Lovely International Trust under The Lovely Professional University Act, 2005. In addition, LPU received the highest NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council) grade of 3.68 on a scale of 4. 

LPU offers a scholarship for students aspiring to study in one of the courses offered at the university. It also holds approvals from the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) for its campus. The LPUNEST 2024 is conducted only online as a computer-based test (CBT). The LPUNEST 2024 is conducted only once a year, in two schedules.

The Lovely Professional University has several international tie-ups with many universities. A few are the University of Iowa, the University of East London, the University of Missouri, California State University, Otterbein University, Murdoch University, Jonkoping University, etc. In addition, it provides scholarships worth over 7.5 lakhs (for a 5-year course) for deserving candidates.

Courses Offered: LPUNEST 2024 is a university-level entrance exam inducted in the year 2009 for residential admissions into the Engineering, Management, Law, Design, Agriculture, Hotel Management & many other courses at Lovely Professional University.

LPUNEST 2024 Highlights
Particulars Details
Exam Name LPU NEST
Full Form Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test
Conducting Body Lovely Professional University (LPU)
Exam Level National Level Examination
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduation and Ph.D. programs
Exam Mode Online Mode (Remotely Proctored Test)
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions
Official Website www.nest.lpu.in/main.aspx
Helpdesk Tel: +91-1824-404404
Toll-Free: 1800 102 4431
Toll-Free: 1800 274 0615

LPUNEST 2024 Courses

Apart from conventional engineering streams, LPUNEST 2024 also offers a number of trend-setting streams/ majors for B.Tech courses. The various streams offered for the B.Tech course are:  

  • Electronics and Communication 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)
  • Biotechnology (BT)
  • Food Technology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering (CHE)
  • CHE - Petroleum

LPUNEST Exam 2024 Eligibility

The Lovely Professional University offers admission into various undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Therefore, the eligibility of candidates depends on the course for which they are applying. Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply for the LPUNEST 2024 exam.

LPUNEST 2024 Eligibility for Various UG Courses

Applicants should have either completed or should be appearing in 2024 for the final examination of 10+2 from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE, New Delhi) or they should be appearing for the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE, New Delhi) or State Board or any other Institution, college. These institutions must be recognized by the Council of Boards of School Education (COBSE), New Delhi, or any other concerned apex body as applicable.

LPUNEST 2024 Eligibility for B.Tech

The qualifying candidates must have secured minimum aggregate marks of 60% in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics, and English) subject to qualifying for LPUNEST (B.Tech). There is 5% relaxation to North-East states and Sikkim candidates/ Defence Personnel and their Dependents/ Wards of Kashmiri Migrants as far as passing marks in the qualifying exam are concerned.

There is a 10% relaxation to outstanding Sports Persons (i.e. A/A+ category as per Sports Scholarship) as far as passing marks in the qualifying exam are concerned, Subject to verification from the selection committee of the University. The selection committee must comprise the Head (DSW), Director of Sports, Deputy Director of Sports, Concerned Coach, and VC Nominee.

LPUNEST 2024 Application Form

LPUNEST 2024 application form was released on Feb 21, 2024, on the official website for Round I. The slot booking for the exam started from Mar 1, 2024. Candidates must note that the last date of slot booking was Mar 25 2024 and it varies for different courses, and therefore, they must check out the detailed exam schedule released by the conducting body.

Once the candidates have registered and filled out LPUNEST application form 2024 details, they will have to pay the application fee. Candidates can pay the fee online only through net banking/credit card/debit card. The fee which has to be paid for a successful application is as follows.

LPU NEST 2024 Application Fee
Category Cost of Application Form
Male INR 1000
Female INR 500
  • Offline Mode: Candidates without the online internet facility can get the application form (and the LPUNEST Kit) by visiting the University Campus or any other prescribed place by paying cash. 
  • Photograph and Signature: The candidate should have a recent photo taken against a white background. The size of the photo should be 10 KB to 100 KB. And candidates should have a scanned copy of their signature. They have to remember that the signature should be consistent throughout the admission process else they will be subjected to rejection.

Documents Required on LPUNEST 2024 Application Form

The official authorities at LPU require certain documents for verification purposes. The various documents that candidates require while applying for the LPUNEST 2024 exam are mentioned below.

  • Marksheet of Class 10th and 12th
  • Valid Mobile Number and Email ID
  • Payment options like Debit card/Credit card/Net banking/Demand Draft
  • Scanned copy of the candidate's signature
  • A recent passport-size photograph against a white background

LPUNEST Entrance Exam 2024 Application Process

Lovely Professional University has released the application on its official website. Candidates must fill in the LPUNEST 2024 application form details and proofread it before submitting it. Aspirants can go through the following sections to get familiarised with the application process.

Applicants should understand the LPUNEST application process carefully. Candidates can follow these steps to apply for LPUNEST 2024 exam.

Step 1: Registration

  • Candidates can register by visiting the official website.
  • Provide all necessary details such as names, email IDs, date of birth, and valid mobile number after which a registration ID will be generated and sent to their registered email ID.

Step 2: Payment of Application Fee

  • After successful registration for LPUNEST 2024 candidates can proceed with the payment of the application fee. The modes of paying the application fee are online using net banking, credit, or debit card.

Step 3: Online Application Form Filling

  • Post completion of the application fee payment, candidates must fill in all personal, academic, and contact details in the application form. Candidates must preview all details provided in the application form. In case the form is incomplete or incorrect then the application will be rejected.

Step 4: Uploading Scanned Documents

  • Candidates can proceed to the next steps which are to upload the scanned images of the documents after filling in the details in the application form.
  • Candidates should upload scanned copies of the photograph, birth certificate/Aadhaar card, and certificate of the qualifying exam as per the specifications mentioned by the university.

Step 5: Submission of Application Form

  • After successfully uploading the required documents, candidates have to finally submit the application form for LPUNEST 2024 by clicking on a button given at the last of the form.
  • Candidates must print a copy of the filled application form for future reference.

Read More: LPUNEST 2024 Application Form

LPUNEST 2024 Admit Card

LPU, the conducting authority of LPUNEST will release the admit card on the official website. Candidates will receive their admit card within 2 days after completing the slot booking process on the official website.

Candidate has to keep their admit card in their possession throughout the admission process. Candidates can download their admit cards by entering their credentials. A copy of the LPUNEST 2024 admit card is mailed to the candidate's mail 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: Candidates must visit the official website of LPUNEST 2024.
  • 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 2024 admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Step 5: Download and take a printout of the Admit Card in the A4 size sheet.

Details on LPUNEST Admit Card

Details mentioned on the LPUNEST admit card are very important. Applicants should carefully go through the details mentioned on the LPUNEST 2024 admit card. Candidates can find the below-mentioned details on the LPUNEST 2024 admit card.

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Roll number
  • Date of Birth
  • Candidate's photograph
  • Test centre address
  • Exam date and Slot time
  • Course Name
  • Exam instructions

Read More: LPUNEST 2024 Admit Card

LPUNEST 2024 Exam Centres

Exam centres are spread across 200 cities with nearly 140 exam centres. The candidates can select the exam centre at the time of filling out LPUNEST application form. The candidate can choose the centre which is comfortable and convenient. LPU NEST 2024 can be attended either in English or Hindi.

The candidates are advised to read the article on LPUNEST Centres before filling out the application form. This will be beneficial for them in spotting the centre closest to their location.

Read More: LPUNEST Exam Centres

LPUNEST 2024 Exam Pattern

Each course's LPUNEST 2024 exam pattern and question paper is unique. LPUENST 2024 is a 150-minute test consisting of 120 objective-type MCQs for the B.Tech course. In the LPUNEST Question Paper, there will be four sections: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, and English. Each section accounts for 33% of the total weightage of the paper. 

Particulars Details
Mode Online
Duration of Examination 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Medium of Language English

Physics - 30 Questions

Chemistry - 30 Questions

Mathematics/Biology - 30 Questions

English - 30 Questions

Nature of Question Objective i.e., Multiple Choice Questions
Total Number of Questions 120 Questions
Marking Scheme

4 marks will be awarded for PCM/B sections for each correct answer.

2 marks will be awarded for the English section for each correct answer.

No marks will be deducted for wrong responses or unanswered questions

Read More: LPUNEST Exam Pattern

LPUNEST Entrance Exam 2024 Syllabus

The LPUNEST is an exam that is conducted to offer admissions into various undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Therefore, the LPUNEST syllabus 2024 that a candidate should concentrate on depends on the course that he/she is applying for. Applicants are advised to go through the course syllabus carefully and cover all the mentioned topics during the preparation process.

  • Syllabus for B.Tech: Topics are related to subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, and English. Candidates must go through the class 10th and class 12th syllabus.
  • Previous Year Paper/Sample Paper: Candidates can refer to the previous year's question papers to get a clear idea of the syllabus, exam pattern, and marking scheme.
  • Other Courses: If you are applying for other courses then the syllabus will be related to the course which you are applying for. LPUNEST Syllabus will also depend on the qualifying or qualifying exam.

LPUNEST 2024 concentrates most on the student's strengths in the 11th and 12th syllabi. It puts to test the subject understanding of the candidates on how well he/she understands the studied or given syllabus. Candidates can find the LPUNEST syllabus here.

Read More: LPUNEST 2024 Syllabus

LPUNEST 2024 Reference Books

Candidates aspiring to take admission to Lovely Professional University (LPU) must learn and practice questions from good reference books. Since there are many courses under LPUNEST, each course has its own syllabus and reference books. The list of reference books for candidates preparing for LPUNEST 2024 is given below.

  • NCERT Textbook for Class 11th and 12th (PCMB)
  • Concepts of Physics(Volume 1 and 2) by HC Verma
  • RD Sharma's Mathematics classes 11th and 12
  • Concise Inorganic Chemistry by JD Lee
  • Universal’s CLAT Guide
  • Legal Awareness and Legal Aptitude by AP Bhardwaj
  • NIFT, NID & IIFT Entrance Exam Guide By D Mittal
  • General Aptitude: Quantitative Aptitude & Reasoning
  • General Aptitude Theory and Practice by Anand Kumar and Ajay Kumar
  • How To Prepare For CAT by Arun Sharma (All 3 Books - VARC/DILR/QA)

Read More: LPUNEST Books

LPUNEST Entrance Exam Preparation Tips

To prepare well for the exam and to score good marks, candidates must have a well-planned schedule. Candidates can refer to the preparation strategies to be followed before the exam. Some of these are listed below.

  • Make a proper schedule
  • Must have an in-depth knowledge of the exam syllabus and pattern.
  • Solve previous years' question papers to know the pattern of question papers.
  • Attempt mock tests to manage time effectively.
  • Make short notes for the important topics.
  • Do a quick revision before the exam and study at least 8-10 hours per day.

LPUNEST Mock Test 2024

LPU provides mock tests on its official website to help candidates study for the LPU NEST exam. A mock test is a practice version of the actual exam that allows students to familiarise themselves with the format and difficulty level of the exam. LPU NEST mock test is available online and may be accessed by visiting the LPU official website. Candidates should take the sample test to familiarise themselves with the exam structure and identify areas where they need to improve. This can help students perform better on the LPU NEST exam.

  • Taking mock tests allows you to review the LPUNEST syllabus subjects on a regular basis.
  • By completing the LPUNEST mock test on a regular basis, applicants will be able to control other significant impacting elements, such as time management.
  • After analyzing the results of the online mock test, candidates will be able to estimate the themes and areas on which they will need to work.
  • Taking the LPUNEST mock examinations will familiarise applicants with the format and structure of the exam.

Read More: LPUNEST Mock Test 2024

LPUNEST Courses 2024 Cut Off

LPUNEST Cut Off 2024 is the minimum score that the candidate must score to be eligible for admission to the Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test.

LPUNEST Cut-Off 2024 marks for B.Tech courses can be judged based on the previous year's cutoffs. Candidates will also be the scholarships that score more than or equal to the cutoff marks.

Factors Determining LPUNEST Courses Cut Off 2024

The following factors are considered while evaluating the LPUNEST cutoff.

  • The minimum marks are set by the University and are based on a number of factors.
  • The number of candidates, number of vacant seats, average performance in the entrance test, and last year’s cut off.
  • After the cut-off is declared, a Merit List will be prepared on the basis of the candidate’s scores on the entrance test.

LPUNEST 2024 Expected Cut Off

The table below represents the expected LPUNES 2024 cut off.

LPUNEST Cut Off 2024 - Expected
Cut Off Category Marks required out to 420
Category I 320
Category II 240
Category III 165

Read More: LPUNEST Cut Off 2024

LPUNEST 2024 Counselling

LPUNEST 2024 counselling will commence after the result is declared by the conducting body. The counselling and admission process of Lovely Professional University (LPU) will be conducted online. Based on the merit list, the candidates will be called for LPUNEST counselling process. Allotment of the seats is based on the candidate’s ranking in the exam, preferences, and availability of the seats.

Documents Required for LPUNEST 2024 Counselling

Candidates are required to bring the following documents at the time of the LPUNEST 2024 counselling process.

  • 10th Marksheet
  • 12th Marksheet and Pass Certificate
  • LPUNEST 2024 Admit Card
  • LPUNEST 2024 Scorecard
  • Any Photo identity or Government ID proof such as Aadhar, PAN card, Driving License, Passport etc.
  • Caste Certificate (If any)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Passport size photograph

Read More: LPUNEST 2024 Counselling

LPUNEST 2024 Scholarships

LPUNEST 2024 is both an admission exam and a scholarship test. LPU awards scholarships depending on a variety of variables. Scholarships are offered to eligible individuals depending on their performance in any of the following categories:

Qualification for Eligibility

LPU's Entrance and Scholarship Test: LPUNEST National level exams including JEE Mains, NEET, UCEED, CAT, MAT, GATE, GPAT, and others.

  • Scholarship Scholarship brackets are set for all of the categories indicated above (Bracket 1, 2, and 3).
  • Each bracket has fixed requirements (qualifying exam results) that candidates must meet to be placed in that bracket. 
  • The criterion in each bracket will be lowered as the process progresses to the next rounds, as will the scholarship amount.
  • As a result, students who fall into Bracket-1 criteria will receive the highest scholarship compared to those who fall into Brackets 2 or 3.
Phases Bracket-1 Bracket-2 Bracket-3
Phase I 50% of course Fee 40% of course Fee 30% of course Fee
Phase II 45% of course Fee 35% of course Fee 25% of course Fee
Phase III 40% of course Fee 30% of course Fee 20% of course Fee
Phase IV 35% of course Fee 25% of course Fee 20% of course Fee

LPUNEST 2024 Contact Details

For the LPUNEST entrance exam 2024 and admission-related queries, candidates can contact the below-given address and phone number.

Lovely Professional University,
Jalandhar - Delhi G.T. Road,
Phagwara, Punjab (India) - 144411.

Contact Number: +911824517000, +911824404404

Email: admissions@lpu.co.in (Admissions), int.admissions@lpu.co.in (International Admissions)

Official Website: www.nest.lpu.in/main.aspx


What are the courses offered through LPUNEST 2024?

LPUNEST offers courses from various streams such as Engineering, Management, Law, Design, Agriculture, Hotel Management, Pharmacy, Medical, and much more.

What is the Application Fee for LPUNEST 2024?

The application fee for the LPUNEST kit and the application form is as follows: Cost of Application Form and Soft Copy of LPUNEST Kit For Boys - INR 1000 For Girls - INR 500 Cost of Application Form and Printed LPUNEST Kit For Boys - INR 1500 For Girls - INR 1000

How can I retrieve back my login credentials in case I forget?

If you forget your login password, you can click on forgot password link on the official website and enter your registered email id to retrieve back your password.

What are the eligibility criteria for B.Tech through LPUNEST?

The candidates must have passed the 10+2 examination with Physics, Mathematics, and English as a mandatory subject with a minimum of 60% marks from a recognized board of education.

What are the subjects covered in LPUNEST 2024?

LPUNEST 2024 consist of topics from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology, and English which will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ's).

On what basis are the cut off is calculated in LPUNEST 2024?

The cut off will be calculated based on the Number of Candidates, Number of Vacant Seats, Average Performance LPUNEST, and Last year's cut off.

What is the counselling process of LPUNEST 2024?

The counselling for LPUNEST 2024 will be conducted online. At the first stage, the candidate documents will be verified and then the preferred seats will be allotted based on the marks secured in the qualifying examination based on category.

If candidates is expecting 60% marks. Is there any chance of availing scholarship?

Scholarship is given to all deserve candidates based on various factors such as the scores, co-curricular, sports and national level exams such as JEE Mains, GATE, CAT, MAT, GPAT and more.

What are the LPUNEST 2024 dates for registration and slot booking for B.Tech programs?

LPUNEST exam registration and slot booking for B.Tech admission program will end on Apr 20, 2024.


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