Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test

The Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPU NEST) is conducted by Lovely Professional University (LPU) for admission to undergraduate engineering programmes. LPU NEST is a computer-based examination to be conducted in different slots across 141 cities of India from April 10 to 30, 2018. The application form of LPU NEST 2018 was available in online as well as in offline mode. The last date to apply for LPU NEST was extended till March 1, 2018. The online slot booking system for LPU NEST 2018 has been made available from March 1, 2018. Applicants will be able to download the admit card of LPU NEST 2018 from March 1, 2018. In 2017, over 30, 000 candidates appeared for LPU NEST. Candidates appearing in the entrance test have to attempt questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English. The duration of the entrance examination is 150 minutes.

LPU NEST 2018 Overview

Exam Name Lovely Professional University National Eligibility cum Scholarship Test
Commonly called as LPU NEST
Conducting Institute Lovely Professional University
Exam Level University Level Exam
Exam Type Undergraduate

LPU NEST Important Dates 2018

LPU NEST Important dates have been made available by the University along with the information brochure. LPU NEST is conducted in online mode in two phases. The application form of LPU NEST 2018 has been released and the last date to apply was March 1. The slot booking will start from March 1, 2018 onwards. The counselling of LPU NEST will start from May 2018. Check the table below for all important dates of LPU NEST 2018.

S.No. LPU NEST 2018 Events Dates
1. Online Registration opens for Phase 1 First week of November 2017
2. Last date to apply for phase 1 with late fees March 1, 2018
3. Slot booking for online examination for Phase 1 March 1, 2018
4. Entrance Exam date for Phase 1 April 10 to 30, 2018
5. Online registration opens for Phase 2 First week of May 2018
6. Last date to apply for Phase 2 Third week of May 2018
7. Slot booking for online exam for Phase 2 First week of May 2018 onwards
8. Entrance exam date for Phase 2 Third week of May to fourth week of May 2018
9. Result for Phase 1 May 7, 2018
10. Online Counselling and Seat Allocation May 7, 2018, onwards
11. Result for Phase 2 One day after the completion of exam
12. Last Date of Admission on the basis of LPUNEST 4th week of June 2018

LPU NEST Eligibility Criteria 2018

Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India

Qualifying examination: Applicants must have completed or are appearing in the final examination of XII standard from CBSE, New Delhi/ ICSE, New Delhi/ State Board, Council or institution recognized by COBSE or any other concerned head

Educational Qualification: Candidates must have passed with 60% aggregate in XII standards or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and English). Applicants securing 90% or above in 10+2, will be exempted from LPU NEST as well as JEE Main 2018 and they may apply for admission directly.