LPUNEST 2020

All You Need To Know About LPUNEST 2020


LPUNEST is an entrance test that you can take to get enrolled in various engineering, management, design etc courses. LPU admission 2020 test happens two times every academic year in the forms of Schedule 1 and 2. Schedule 1 of LPUNEST 2020 was conducted in January. Schedule 2 of the LPU admission 2020 test is all set to happen in April. Read the article in full to know more about the admission test and all the what, how and when associated with it.

Latest Info about LPUNEST 2020 Schedule 2 -

Schedule 1 of LPUNEST is already over. It happened between 10th and 25th January. LPUNEST results in 2020 were published on 31st January. Now students are looking forward to taking part in Schedule 2 of LPUNEST. Here are some important info about the upcoming exam -

  • LPU nest registration for schedule 2 has started from January 16th.

  • Lovely Professional University admission last date for registration is 31st March.

  • You can book your preferred time and date slot for taking the exam. LPU slot booking 2020 is scheduled for 1st March.

  • You can download LPU admit card 2020 as soon as you finish selecting your preferred exam slot.

  • The examination slots fall between 10th to 25th April. Apply early to book your favourite slot.

  • LPUNEST results 2020 - 30th April for schedule 2 of the entrance test.

  • Counselling will start from 30th April.

LPUNEST Eligibility Criteria 

Before filling up the LPU application form 2020, you must make sure whether you are eligible for the LPU courses. Here are the criteria that you must fulfil in order to be eligible for LPU courses -

  • You must be an Indian National in order to enrol in any of the programmes offered by LPU.

  • Either you need to have passed the H.S exam or you need to show that you are appearing for the H.S exam this year. Your education board - central or state - should be recognised by the statutory bodies.

  • For B. Tech - You must pass with 60% aggregate marks with Physics, Maths and English.

  • For other UG courses - Students studying in class 12 can apply.

  • For UG courses related to commerce, science and arts - you must have read English in H.S. Or else, you must have English-medium background.

  • Even for UG courses pertaining to science - a class 12 student from any stream can apply.

  • For Biotechnology, Food Technology and Biomedical Engineering - you must have had Physics, Chemistry, Maths/Biology and English in H.S.

  • For Chemical Engineering - you must have had PCM and English subjects in H.S.


So you must remember these important things that you must read minutely before filling up the LPU online application form.

LPU admission procedure

Below is the step by step process of submitting LPU application form 2020 

  • To get LPUNEST admit card 2020 and sit for the exam, you must first register for the exam. You have to fill up the application form with your name, gender, email ID, phone number etc. Keep your mobile and email ID handy as OTP will be sent to either of these.

  • Then you will be directed to pay the exam fees. There are many modes available - like - Debit card, credit card, net banking etc.

  • Next, you will be asked to furnish some more of your details, like academic qualifications, parents’ names etc.

  • You have to upload the scanned copies of your name and address proof, academic certificates and your photograph.

  • You will be given a chance to check the details you entered. After that, you hit the submit button and hope for the best.

LPUNEST for Scholarship 

While Engineering or Biotechnology programmes are to be entered only after passing LPUNEST, various UG courses do not need the candidates to pass the LPUNEST. These students can still take LPUNEST for scholarship purposes. Here are some of the disciplines where LPUNEST is not mandatory -


B. Arch, B. Pharm (Ayurveda), BBA, BCA, Computer Science, Information technology, B.Com, B.A etc.

So, to Recap

  • LPUNEST schedule 2 start date - 16th January.

  • Schedule 2 exams can be taken by even those candidates who sat for schedule 1 this year.

  • Lovely Professional University admission last date for application - 31st March.

  • Although you can apply for LPUNEST till LPU admission last date - that is - 31st March, slot booking will start from 1st March. So hurry.

  • LPU admit card download 2020 will be possible immediately after slot booking.

  • LPU exam date 2020 to be held from 10th to 25th April.

  • Students who got 90% marks in H.S need not sit for the entrance test!

LPUNEST Question Pattern

LPUNEST is a 150 minutes long exam. The full mark is 420. 30 questions each will be there from PCMB and English subjects. For PCMB subjects, each question will carry 4 marks. For English, each question will carry 2 marks. There will be no negative marking. You can opt for either English and PCM subjects or English and PCB subjects.

LPUNEST and Scholarship 

No educational institutions in India forget about the students having financial constraints. LPU is no different. LPU nest cutoff marks will decide how many scholarships you will get. This scholarship will be particularly useful to poor but meritorious students. 50%, 40%, and 30% of the tuition fee would be waived for students who would get category 1, 2 and 3 cutoff marks respectively. This is in B.Tech. Similar scholarship schemes are there in other disciplines too. Apart from LPUNEST, a scholarship is also given on the basis of performance in the qualifying exam, sports or on the basis of serving the country.


Lovely Professional University is a great choice when it comes to B.Tech, B.Arch, B.A, B.Com or B.Sc. LPU is UGC recognised and all of its courses are valid and can help you have a fulfilling career. Their open minor subjects that you can take with major subjects are chosen strategically. You can easily look for an alternative career, strategically enhance the business of your company or enhance your career prospect when you take up any of these minor subjects. The sprawling campus, the lush green environment and above all the teachers make the institute a great choice for the students.