LPU NEST (Lovely Professional University National Eligibility And Scholarship Test)

LPUNEST 2018 Notification, Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card, Results and Counselling

Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) is the National level entrance test led by Lovely Professional University for offering admission to B. Tech, MBA, Law, Hotel Management, Agriculture, Design and Applied Medical Sciences Programs. It not just structures the fundamental criteria for admission to different projects yet to avail grant for those projects also. Sources share that LPU-NEST is the greatest private passage test directed in India and if measurements are to be trusted then in the rundown of all the designing placement test led in India, that is, considering both Government (Centre and State) and additionally Private selection tests.

LPUNEST was begun in 2009 and wound up noticeably one of the biggest entrance test in India just in 5 years with around 3 lakh understudies enrolling for the same in 2014. Consistently more than three lakh candidates enlist for LPUNEST. The LPU-NEST is the fifth biggest passageway test held in India. The entrance test by the LPU to get the affirmation in the college and honor scholarships  to the Top rankers in LPUNEST.

LPUNEST 2018 Notification

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Date



Online application form opens

1st week of  November 2018

Last date for Online application

28th February 2018

Entrance Exam date

10th - 30th April 2018

LPUNEST 2018 Result 

7th May 2018

Counselling and Seat Allocation

14th - 25th May 2018

LPUNEST 2018 Application Form

Candidates can apply for LPUNEST 2018 online on the official website of Lovely Professional University

How to fill LPUNEST 2018 Application Form

Online Registration

  • Candidates visit the official website
  • Click on LPUNEST 2018 registration link
  • Once the applicants submit their valid email id and number, they will be given an application ticket.
  • Aspirants should fill the required personal information in the window that appears after filling in the application ticket number/code
  • It is mandatory for aspirants to provide a valid email id. Please note that the Applicant Name, Date of Birth and email id cannot be changed. Thus, it is essential to provide correct information
  • On submitting the information required above, aspirants will receive a confirmatory message containing application id and password on their mail and phone.
  • Applicants are requested to note down the application number because all the future correspondence will be made on the application number only

Application Form

  • Login by using Application Number and Password
  • The application form will require details of academic record-aggregate and subjects studied along with the name of institution and board.
  • Candidates are required to fill the form carefully.

Application Fees

Once the applicant clicks on the submit button, he will be directed to a payment portal. Aspirants can use any of the following methods for making payment online:

Internet Banking

Debit Card

Credit Card

If the candidate wishes to make payment through the Offline Mode (Demand Draft), they should follow the steps below

  • Take a printout of the completed application form
  • Enclose a demand draft for 500/- drawn in favour of Lovely Professional University Payable at Jalandhar.
  • Paste a recent passport size colour photograph, affix signature and send by post to the Admissions Division at LPU

Division of Admissions (LPUNEST-2017)          

Lovely Professional University

Jalandhar- Delhi G.T. Road(NH-1),

Phagwara, Punjab(India)-144411

LPUNEST 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria for LPU-NEST 2018.

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India to satisfy the eligibility criteria for LPUNEST.
  • The candidate must have qualified class 12th from a recognized state or central board to fulfill the eligibility criteria for LPUNEST.
  • The candidate must have secured minimum 70% marks in class 12th with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Minimum 60% in the qualifying exam with PCM and a valid score in LPUNEST 2018 or in JEE Mains to satisfy the eligibility criteria for LPUNEST.
  • For candidates seeking admission into B.Tech Biotechnology and Food Processing, he/ she should have Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Biology in class 12th to fulfill the eligibility criteria for LPUNEST.

LPUNEST 2018 Exam Pattern

The questions in the LPUNEST test depend on the programme chosen. Candidates will be provided rough sheets for their calculation work at LPUNEST exam centre. It is essential for all candidates to know the detailed exam pattern of LPUNEST 2018 to prepare for the entrance examination.



Mode of Exam


Language of Exam

English or Hindi

Duration of Exam

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Number of Questions

110 Questions

Negative Marking

No Negative Marking for wrong answer


       Physics – 30 Questions

       Chemistry – 30 Questions

       Mathematics / Biology – 30 Questions

       English - 20 Questions

LPUNEST 2018 Syllabus

Candidates will be able to know which topics will most probably be asked in the entrance examination.


  • Structure, States of Matter & Thermodynamics
  • Solutions, Chemical Kinetics & Surface Chemistry
  • Hydrogen & s - Block Element
  • p, d & f block Elements and Environmental Chemistry
  • Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry
  • Oxygen, Nitrogen, Polymers & Bio molecules


  • Motion
  • Kinematics, Gravitation & Oscillations
  • Thermal Physics
  • Electricity & Magnetism
  • Atomic Structure & Optics
  • Electrical & Electronics


  • Algebra
  • Matrices, Vectors & Reasoning
  • Permutation-Combinations & Binomial Theorem
  • Limit, Integration & Differentiation
  • Geometry
  • Probability & Trigonometry


  • Diversity & Structural Organisation
  • Plant Physiology
  • Human Physiology
  • Reproduction, Genetics and Evolution
  • Biology, Biotechnology and Human Welfare
  • Ecology and environment


  • Grammar
  • Associative Language Skills

For complete Syllabus of LPUNEST 2018

LPUNEST 2018 Admit Card

The admit card of LPUNEST 2018 will be available after the candidates finish booking their slots for the examination. The candidates will have to note that the LPUNEST 2018 admit card will not be sent through any other medium. Failure to bring the admit card to the examination venue will lead to the disqualification of the candidates.

Check here: LPUNEST Admit Card 2018

Steps to Download LPUNEST 2018 Admit Card

  • The candidates will first have to book their slots according to their preference.
  • The admit card will be generated as soon as the slot booking process is over.
  • The candidates are advised to check the admit card for any discrepancy before downloading it.
  • Download the admit card and print it out for future use.

LPUNEST 2018 Result

The result of LPUNEST 2018 will be announced in online mode on 2nd week of May 2018. Through the released result, the candidates will be able to check their secured scores in the entrance examination.

How to Check LPUNEST 2018 Result?

  • The link to check the result of LPUNEST 2018 will be activated on the official website.
  • Candidate will be required to enter their application number to access the result.
  • Click on download and print out the result for further processes.
  • Result will also be sent to the candidates through their registered email IDs.

LPUNEST 2018 Counselling

LPUNEST 2018 Counselling and seat allotment will begin from May 2018. Candidates who qualified the exam and clear the cut-off, after the result announcement, will be called for counselling.

The documents required at the time of counselling have been mentioned below:

  • 10th Mark sheet & Passing Certificate
  • 12th Mark sheet & Passing Certificate
  • Date of Birth Proof Certificate (Birth Certificate or School Leaving Certificate)
  • Caste Certificate (If Applicable)
  • NCL-OBC Certificate (If Applicable)
  • PWD Certificate
  • NEST 2018 Admit card.

LPUNEST 2018 Preparation tips

  • Identify and improve on your weak areas
  • Strengthen important & key concepts and prepare a list of important formulae in each chapter
  • Make daily/weekly targets and write them down
  • Revise the syllabus as per study plan
  • Solve previous year questions as per time frame guidelines of actual exam