Lovely Professional University (LPU), National Entrance and Scholarship Test (NEST) 2020

Lovely Professional University (LPU), National Entrance and Scholarship Test (NEST) 2020

Mode of ExamOnline
Level of ExamNational Level

It is conducted by Lovely Professional University (LPU). LPU is a private university located in the Jalandhar, Punjab. The university conducts its university level entrance exam known as LPU NEST. This test is held every year across the country and is attempted by more than 3 lakhs aspirants. Admission is provided in total 14 disciplines in the field of Engineering. LPUNEST is a university level examination conducted twice in a year for admission in various courses like Engineering, Law and MBA.



Exam Name

Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test

Popularly Known As


Conducting Body

Lovely Professional University

Exam Level


Exam Type


Mode of Exam


Exam Frequency

Twice a year


Important Dates



Online Registration Starts on 


Slot Booking for Online Examination

June 3 – 25, 2020

Last date of submission of  application

June 30, 2020

Date of Examination

June 7 – 30, 2020

Declaration of Results

To be Announced


Application Fees




Online Application Form and Soft copy of LPUNEST Kit



Online Application Form and Printed LPUNEST Kit



Offline Application Form and Printed LPUNEST Kit



Eligibility Criteria

Here, candidates can check the complete eligibility criteria to apply in law, engineering and management courses.

Nationality: Only Indian National candidates are eligible to apply.

Qualification Criteria


  • Qualifying Exam: The applying candidate must be graduated or appearing in graduation from UGC recognized university, institution, college, etc.
  • Qualifying Marks: The candidate should pass with 50% aggregate marks in Graduation or equivalent subject.
  • Score Card: LPUNEST or CAT/ XAT (upto 80 percentile) or MAT/ CMAT (upto 85 percentile) or GMAT and Interview.

For B.Tech

  • Qualifying Examination: The candidates must passed or studying in 2019, in final examination of 10+2 from CBSE, ICSE or State Board or any other Council, Instituion, college, etc.
  • Qualifying Marks: The candidates must obtained 60% marks in aggregate in 12th standard.
  • Subjects: The qualifying examination should be passed with Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects.


LPU NEST Syllabus

The question for MBA exam will be asked from English, General Awareness and General Aptitude.

For B.Tech, the syllabus will be prepared from the 12th class syllabus which will contain the subjects like physics, chemistry, english, mathematics/biology.

In Law exam, the topics will be picked from the Quantitative and Logical Aptitude, Legal Reasoning, Legal Reasoning and English.

Preparation Tips

  • Follow the proper time table on a regular basis.
  • Must aware with the complete syllabus and its content.
  • Start the preparation on time so that no topic will remain untouched.
  • Revision is very important in student’s life. So, keep revise your topics daily.
  • Work hard on the basic concepts.
  • Improve your skill to tackle the problems and maintain your health.




Application Start Date :

1st February 2020

Application End Date :

30th June 2020

Exam Date :

30th June 2020

Result Date :
Conducted By :

Lovely Professional University

Official Website : https://www.lpu.in/