Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar

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Why Join Lovely Professional University

  • Most updated and best curricula for programmes and are continuously improved.
  • Focuse is strongly on Placements activities, Academia industry Interface and Entrepreneurship development.
  • Separate cell, Division of  Student Career Services which keeps on working efficiently for direct recruitments.
  • Biggest private sector scholarship scheme.

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Overall rating of Lovely Professional University based on 2 reviews

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Class of 2009 Masters in Journalism & Mass Comunication

4/5

Placements: In year 2008-2009 when whole world facing recession lpu face something else and that was to welcome companies who comes to lovely for recruitment day after day number of companies increases and ofcourse their salary pacakages also increases. According to me lpu it self in year 2007 to 2009 is the Biggest job provider in northern india.

Infrastructure / Teaching facilities: well the libraray, tranportation facility and wifi facility is good as compare to other private universities who charge huge amount in the name of fee but in return they serve nothing but in lpu the situation is opposite you pay huge fee in lpu but in return you get double of your fee.

Faculty: if i want to say something about knowledge, education and professionalism in lpu then i only want to say that lpu change my perception for studies and it makes me a real professional.

Overall Feedback: my overall experienced in lpu was very good good faculty and lots of knowledge, in the end of my degree helps me to get five offer letters from different News Channels and Production houses and even some briliant universities selected me to improve their academics for their journalism course but in the end i am decided to serve for my own university that is lpu and presently i am working in lpu as deputy project officer with very good pacakage in lpu's media and public relation department.

Class of 2009 M.Sc Biotechnology

5/5

Placements: For placement lpu is lagging behind .In our batch not a single student is placed or not even companies were called.

Infrastructure / Teaching facilities: infrastructure of this university is excellent.Library with interent facility,wide and airy classrooms having whiteboard and power point facilities,seminar halls ,computer labs are well equipped and have all modern facilities.

Faculty: Faculty of lpu is highly experienced, dedicated and sincere.All faculty members pay special attention to each student and are always ready for students help.They try their best by giving daily life or practical examples to make their subject more interesting and understable.

Overall Feedback: Over all i would like to say that lpu is the best university to get good and modern education with fully equipped labortaries,highly educated and dedicated faculty,excellent hostel facilities and beautiful campus.

Institute Details

  • Placement Services

    • University has a division of Academic Industry Interface, a centralized division, which is an intermediate between corporate world and the University that provides the budding students, guidance for their choice of career and access to employers by generating ample opportunities for final as well as summer placement.
    • LPU students are sought after by more than 300 MNC’s, and corporate of the world including  IBM, Microsoft, Google, Infosys, Bharti Airtel, Maruti, Larsen & Toubro, DLF, Nokia Siemen, Indian Navy, HDFC Bank, Ranbaxy, Royal Bank of Scotland, Tata, Wipro, Accenture, Convergys, Reliance, Dell, Taj Hotels, Provogue, Nestle, Coca Cola, Barclays, Deloitte etc.
  • Top Recruiting Companies

    Lovely Professional University has outstanding placement records and it is evident from the fact that more than 300+ Global super brand and other reputed companies has placed around 5000 students. Some of the esteemed companies that recruits its students are as follows:
    • Infosys
    • Wipro
    • TCS
    • IBM
    • Satyam
    • RBS
    • Bank of America
    • Tech Mahindra
    • Apollo Tyres
    • ICICI Prudential Life Insurance
    • Standard Chartered
    • Naukri.com
    • Axis Bank
    • ITC Ltd.
    • Reliance Retail
    • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Rankings & Awards

    Declared Best ICT Enabled University of the Year through Ministry of Communications and IT, Government of India


    Financial Express(Indian Express Group)
    • Ranked 1st (with A++ grade)1 in Infrastructure in India
    • Ranked 2nd(with A++ grade)1 Best University in North India
    • Ranked 3rd (with A++ grade)1 Best in Industry Interface
    • Ranked 4th (with A++ grade)1 Best University across India
    • Ranked 4th(with A++ grade)1 Best Placements across India
    • Ranked 4th(with A++ grade)1 in Intellectual Capital across India
    • Ranked 4th(with A++ grade)1 in International Relations

    Zee News

    • Ranked 11th Best University in Placements**
    • Ranked 16th in providing Best Study Environment**
    • Ranked 17th Best University(Overall) in India*

    Star News

    • Awarded National 'Outstanding B-School - North' Award*
    • Awarded 'B-School Leadership - National' Award*

    Business Barons 


    • Ranked Best University to be enrolled for further studies
    • Ranked 2nd Best University to be enrolled for further studies
  • Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities

    LPU is one of the few Indian universities, which can boast of its state-of-the-art computing resources and network across the campus. Its one of the most hi-tech campus in India. The campus has IT Infrastructure that can support 50000+ computer terminals, probably one of the largest wi-fi infrastructure (in the campus) in the world. Following are a few highlighting features:
    • Dedicated iMac Lab for I Phone application development.
    • Completely Wi-Fi Campus with 1000+ access point, supported on the technology from RUCKUS and CISCO
    • 600 Mbps of bandwidth for internet with dedicated leased line
    • 6000 + workstations supported by 50 plus Quad Core or Xeon based Rack/Blade and desktop Servers
    • 40 servers most powerful servers from HP/IBM for 100% redundancy and efficient data management
    • 30 Km fibre backbone for providing seamless connectivity
    • Robust Networking solution implemented and maintained by the networking Giant “Nortel”
    • Cisco catalyst 6509E core switch to provide the needed scalability and traffic control
    • Dedicated and secured Data centre with powerful Blade Servers
    • High end firewall security featured network
    • 24hrs Power Back Up -1000 KVA of online uninterrupted power supply(UPS)
    • 1000+ CCTV cameras for 24 hours surveillance to ensure on campus safety and security
    • High end Biometric systems for attendance
      Hi-tech University Management System (UMS)
      An Online Portal run by a dedicated department of qualified IT Professionals to cater to technological needs of the University with following modules:
    1. Learning Management System (LMS)- Online Portal for Students to download and upload the homework, assignments, term papers etc.
    2. Relationship Management System (RMS)- For students and/or parents to lodge complaints or give feedbacks/suggestions online
    3. Electronic Bulletin Board - To inform about all the activities
    4. Online Attendance and Result System

    Libraries : LPU houses a Central Library and separate libraries in each Faculty to provide to its students and staff a chance to explore a world of knowledge in a conducive environment.

    Key Highlights:

    • The Libraries house a rich collection of text and reference books, journals, magazines, audio/videos, CD-ROMs, research reports, online databases and data analysis software, etc. in all areas and branches of study in all disciplines.
    • Use of RFID system and LIBSYS software in the libraries, which has made book issuing and depositing system completely an automatic process.
    • WEB OPEC Catalog (Online Catalog) software which enables the students and staff to search the availability, request and reserve various books and other reference material available in the libraries at the comfort of their houses.
    • The Central Library also houses a cyber cafe having 250 terminals for internet search providing free access to students in the library itself. The internet facility is offered with a 500 Mbps dedicated leased line.

    Well Equipped Laboratories, Workshops and Studios

    • The University believes in imparting strong practical exposure to the students.
    • Modern laboratories, workshops and studios are an integral part of the various departments of the University.
    • Each department maintains its specialized labs and workshops, equipped with modern equipment of industry standards. Following lab are available in Campus.
    • University have many labs pertaining to different specialized for engineering.
    • The University keeps upgrading the facilities and equipment in the laboratories, workshops and studios to industry standards, from time to time.
    Smart Classrooms

    The classrooms architecturally designed with optimal room for natural light and air. They provide a vibrant backdrop to the academic achievements and offer a unique place to study, relax and develop.  The classrooms are equipped with an array of hi-tech equipment which enables the competent teachers to conduct classes in such a manner that the students can make use of all the available resources at the click of a button. In this very special learning environment, LCD projectors, laptops, video players [for language labs] and document camera readers are available. All these facilities enable the teachers to teach in a unique and innovative manner which makes the students feel involved in the teaching - learning process and improves the pace and quality of learning.
    Auditorium Considering that a variety of events like cultural programmes, seminars, debates, plays and other programmes are conducted throughout the year, the University houses an auditorium and numerous other performing areas which facilitate the students to carry on their activities smoothly and with ease. The University Auditorium, B R Mittal Auditorium, is centrally air-conditioned with a fully sound proof set up and equipped with latest technology for all types of audio/video presentations. A number of small digital auditoriums are also available for seminars, meetings, workshops etc. Open Air Theatre In addition to a hi- tech auditorium and small digital auditoriums, the University has numerous open air theatres like Sunken Stage, Shed Street etc. where a vast variety of student activities are arranged. Various activities like 'Nukkad Nataks', exhibitions, quiz competitions, plays and fashion shows are regularly organized in the open air theatres.

    Playgrounds, Tracks and Courts

    • With a view to develop the all-round personality of the students, the University emphasizes equally on sports as academics.
    • The University provides all necessary facilities and equipment to the students for maintaining physical fitness and good health.
    • The University has well equipped
    400-metre all-weather athletics track Cricket Ground Football Grounds
    Hockey Fields Handball Field Tennis Court
    Basket Ball Courts Baseball Court Badminton Courts
    Volleyball Courts Kabaddi Courts Kho-kho Courts
    Table tennis facility Well-equipped Boxing Arena Fitness and strength conditioning centres (Pieces of cardiovascular equipment and an extensive free weights area)
    Facility for Aerobics and Dance Grass pitches and artificial floodlit Grounds Indoor Strengthening  and Weight Training Gymnasiums
    • In addition to these, there are also facilities for:
      - Wrestling -Judo - Chess - Gymnastics,etc
    • All the games have sports equipment of International standard which is accessible to all students.
    LPU is a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU).Students of LPU are also eligible to participate in Inter-University cultural and youth festivals and sports competitions organized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU). Residential Facilities :

    LPU have world’s largest residential facilities with the capacity of more than 18000 students. The University makes the best possible efforts to provide the finest Residential services and facilities within the campus. Following are the facilities offered, subject to variation with respect to the Room pattern allotted: 
    • Separate residential facility for boys and girls within the campus
    • Rooms with attached washroom, bed, table, chair and almirahs.
    • Air cooler / Air Conditioner facility in each room (as opted)
    • Arrangement for power supply through dedicated 24 hours hot-lines
    • Geyser in each room to provide hot water in winters (scheduled timings) for two hours per room every day or as decided by the University.
    • Free internet connectivity through Wi-Fi system for scheduled timing for academic purposes only.
    • In campus Hospital with ambulance to provide medical assistance to students
    • Power backup for light load only (not for AC/Geyser/Air cooler).
    • Food : Mess facility providing hygienic and nutritious vegetarian meals three times a day. Catering to the varied taste buds of the students, the Messes offer excellent multi-cuisine menu, including  Indian, South Indian, continental and  Chinese. Special menus are designed for special occasions.
    • Parking two wheelers/cars facility for designated places only.
    • Gymnasium (optional on payment basis).
  • Institute Description

    Established in the year 2001, Lovely Professional University (LPU) has been established by State Legislature of Govt. of Punjab through Act no. 25 of 2005 and notified vide notification number 38-Leg/2005 dated 26/12/2005. Lovely Professional University was started with the aim to prepare the students to meet great challenges and become outstanding leaders. A student oriented institution, Lovely Professional University has also been included in the list of universities maintained by UGC under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act 1956. In addition to this, the university focuses on value addition courses through quality and periodic seminars, practical training and workshops. 

    LPU is a 21st century university, which means it has all the essential facilities, expected from an ideal college. Apart from this, the institute has world class curriculum which help the students secure good jobs. This is done by introducing the students through:
    • Oriented assignments
    • Case studies
    • Simulated teaching
    • Guest lectures
    • Group discussions

    Lovely Professional University also has some of the best teaching faculty, which comprises teachers from top-notch institutes like IITs, IIITs and IIITMs and high scholarly standards. Moreover, the faculty encourages a healthy and inspiring learning environment thus instilling in the batch a sense of motivation and integrity.

    Students are also provided with internship, which exposes them to get attuned with ground corporate realities. In this manner, students are also given an opportunity to expose them to experiential learning and implement theory with practice.

    The institute also encourages students in developing entrepreneurial competencies with entrepreneurs and agencies supporting upcoming entrepreneurs. In this manner, the institute instills in the students a sense of entrepreneurship and motivation.

    Another attractive feature of this university is its emphasis on Communication Skills and Personality Development. The university realizes the fact that communication is an integral part of today’s corporate culture. In the view of this background, it is essential for students to participate in presentations, group discussions and various other like competitions. The university also has highly trained professionals, who conduct intensive programs, so as to brush up the students to learn stress management and leadership skills. To help the students in this effort, the university has well housed and well equipped Communication Labs.
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    • Murdoch University, Australia
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    • University of South Australia, Australia
    • Mount Allison University, Canada
    • Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
    • The University of Missouri, USA
    • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi (KNUST), Ghana
    • Kaplan Business School,  Australia
    • Limkokwing University of Creative Technology Malaysia
  • Featured Faculty

    • As an exceptional university, LPU's academic environment is shaped by its teachers, whose dedicated focus on teaching challenges and inspires the students.
    • For perfect academic delivery, LPU believes in recruiting the best teachers. Many of our teachers are selected from the best institutes across India like the IITs and the IIITs.
    • LPU has a diverse teaching community with varied cultural backgrounds from 28 different states and 26 different countries.
    • Teachers of LPU are renowned for their friendly, open door approach. They bring their passion and enthusiasm for teaching into the classroom providing an intimate, interactive, personalized approach to learning.
    • The students find them by their side right from the Induction day in the University to the last day of collecting degree. They are teachers who will teach the course, mentors who guide on how to take right appropriate decisions, friends to help solve issues in life and above all they are pillars on whose support the whole professional life of the students will depend.
    • They are cutting edge researchers and experts keeping the students updated with the latest global thinking and development.
    • The University encourages and provides active support to its teaching community to conduct research, publish textbooks and undertake projects and also sponsoring them to national and international conferences and workshops.
    • They are regularly involved in one activity or the other to upgrade their skills and stand well upto the expectations of the students. The University provides them ample opportunities to nurture their area of specialisation by conducting various activities like:
    1. Faculty Development Programmes (FDP)
    2. Developing curriculum and pedagogy
    3. Professional Learning Committees
  • International Memberships

    LPU is also member of many international bodies including :

    • International Association of Universities (IAU), France;
    • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), UK;
    • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs(ACBSP), USA; European Council of Business Education(ECBE), Switzerland;
    • The Institute of International Education(IIE), New York;
    • The Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP), Thailand;
    • Maldives Qualification Authority, Maldives
  • National Industrial and Academic Membership

    LPU is duly recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and is a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU). It is also recognized by the statutory bodies set up in diverse fields of Higher Education including National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Distance Education Council (DEC), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), Council of Architecture (COA), and Bar Council of India (BCI) etc.

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