About LPULovely Professional University, India's largest university, is located at Jalandhar, Punjab. It is a leading academic and research institution and also having international recognition. LPU is known for developing strong analytical and leadership skills among students. The university is continuously engaged in the development of a co-operative relationship between academia and industry to develop entrepreneurship. This year due to COVD-19, LPU is inviting application for admissions through direct online/remote admissions.
What is LPUNEST (LLM)?Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) is a national level entrance test conducted by LPU for admission in various courses at LPU. LPU is conducting LPUNEST for several courses since 2009, and every year more than 50,000 students appear in this entrance test. The main aim of this test is to check the eligibility of the students and select them for scholarships as well. The exam will be conducted in three phases in June, July and August. The August round (3rd phase) is open now. In August, remotely proctored LPUNEST will be conducted online which can be taken by students from their homes. General guidelines for Online Remotely Proctored Exam(ORPE) can be checked at:
Note: The applicants, those who have appeared in the previous schedule and want to improve their scores, can appear again in this phase. Merit/cut-off will be prepared based on the final and better score.
Eligibility criteriaAdmission seeker to LLM programme at Lovely Professional University must satisfy the below-mentioned criteria:
Admission criteriaThe direct online admissions process will be subjected to fulfilment of eligibility criteria. The final merit will be prepared based on the LPUNEST (LLM) and statement of purpose and work experience that will be submitted with the application.
Important Note: If the candidate cannot produce proof of the eligibility or any required document or original document during document verification, his candidature for admission/ scholarship shall be cancelled.
Fee structureLLM Program Fee:The program fee for the admission of applicants in LLM based LPUNEST (LL.M.) is INR78,000/-/ Semester. Program fee includes Tuition and Development fees; University Fee for Registration/ Enrolment, Cultural, Sports, Club activities, Co-curricular activities etc.
Examination fee:Each semester fee must be paid before the end of the previous semester.
The candidates will have to pay INR2,500 examination fee each semester. The 1st-semester exam fee is to be paid along with the 2nd-semester fee.
Note: There are some additional services fees are to be paid by the students. Fee details of these additional services (including Contingency, Outreach, Placement facility, Medical facility, Counsellor etc.) can be seen in the Part-C of the University Prospectus-2020.
Scholarship opportunityLPU believes that no talent should be stopped because of financial constraints to get a quality education. Thus, to provide accessible education, the university is aimed to award scholarships to meritorious and motivated students based on LPUNEST (LLM) score. The details of the scholarship are:
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Besides LPUNEST (LLM), the scholarship will also be awarded based on the following criteria:
LPU also offers some other scholarships to special classes like:
Fee concession is also available for Defence, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) personnel and their dependents.
Point to Note: In case of programme fee reduction, the amount of scholarship will also be reduced in proportion to the programme fee.
From students, who are getting Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) or other such scholarship schemes, LPU may charge a full fee and/or security amount as deemed fit by the university.
Step-wise Admission ProcessCheck the admission details on https://www.lpu.in/admissions-2020/ before apply.
Step 1. Sign-up
Step 2. Filling of Application Form
Step 3. Fee Payment
Step 4. Uploading of Documents
Now, the following documents should be uploaded
Step 5. Apply for LPUNEST for a Scholarship
Mode of Fee PaymentFee payment can be done either online or offline. For online payment, multiple payment options like credit card/debit card/online banking/Paytm etc. are available. Details are provided below:
Online Mode: Candidates can make an online payment by two options:
Option- I: Pay through Net Banking/ Debit/ Credit Card/ UPI
Option-II: Pay through Paytm.com
It is the preferred payment option and all major bank's debit/credit cards are accepted. While making payment using Net Banking/ Credit card/ Debit card/ UPI, a certain convenience fee may be levied as per RBI instructions. However, fee payment with 0% Convenience Charges can be done through Paytm Payment gateway by using UPI or Rupay Debit card.
Offline Mode: There are three options:
Option - I: Cash Deposit at Bank in University Account
If you are depositing the fee in the university's bank account, fee deposit slip must be communicated to the university through email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Option- II: Cash Deposit at the University Campus
You can pay a fee in cash at the university account office.
Option - III: Demand Draft / Pay Order
Lovely Professional University,
Jalandhar-Delhi G.T. Road,
Punjab (INDIA) – 144411
Refund PolicyIf a candidate wishes to leave the course in between and request for refund by 15th August 2020, then the amount will be after deduction of INR1000. In case a candidate is availing the residential facility, INR 500 will also be deducted separately.
Important datesAugust Schedule (Phase- III) for the LLM Programme
Contact informationAddress: Lovely Professional University
Jalandhar-Delhi, G.T. Road,
Phagwara, Punjab (INDIA) -144411.
Helpline No. 180-102-4057
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