Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) 2019 Notification Released

Lovely Professional University National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) 2019 Notification Released


LPUNEST (B.Tech.) will provide a gateway to all under graduate engineering programmes in LPU and will act as Entrance test for admission in Engineering Programmes at LPU.

Eligibility Criteria:

Nationality: Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply for LPUNEST (B.Tech.)

Qualifying Examination: Applicants appearing for LPUNEST (B.Tech.) should have either completed or shall be appearing in 2019, in final examination of 10+2 from Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE, New Delhi) or The Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE, New Delhi) or State Board or any other Council, Institution, college etc. declared recognised by Council of Boards of School Education (COBSE), New Delhi or any other concerned apex body as applicable.

* Pass with 60% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and English)* subject to qualifying LPUNEST (B.Tech.)

* For B.Tech. Biotechnology (BT), B.Tech. (Food Technology), B.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering) and Integrated B.Tech. – M.Tech. (Biotechnology): Subjects considered: Physics, Chemistry, English & either Maths or Biology or Biotechnology; other things remaining same as above.

* For B.Tech. Chemical Engineering (CHE) and B.Tech. (CHE – Petroleum): Subjects considered: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English; other things remaining same as above.

Mode of Application: Online & Offline

Application Fee:

Online – Rs. 500/- (for boys) and Rs. 250/- (for girls)

Offline – Rs. 500/- (for both boys and girls)

Application fee once paid will not be refunded.

Mode of Exam: Online

Exam Pattern:

The duration of the test is 150 minutes (2 hrs. 30 min.) and it consists of 110 objective type multiple choice questions (MCQs).

The approximate distribution of questions is as follows:
Subjects No. of questions Marks per Question Maximum Marks per subject
Physics 30 questions 4 Marks 120 Marks
Chemistry 30 questions 4 Marks 120 Marks
Mathematics/ Biology 30 questions 4 Marks 120 Marks
English 20 questions 2 Marks 40 Marks

Applicants can opt for either English, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology.

There will be no negative marking for wrong answers or unanswered questions.

Important Dates:

Details of Online Counselling and Seat Allotment

Schedule – I Schedule – II
Online Registration Starts on 1st week of October 2018 21st January 2019
Dates of Entrance Examination # 21st January – 5th February 2019 5th April – 30th April 2019
Last date of submission of Application for LPUNEST (B.Tech.) 20th January 2019* 31st March 2019
Slot Booking for Online Examination 1st week of December 2018 1st week of March 2019
Display of Result 10th February 2019 4th May 2019
Online counselling and Seat Allocation 4th May onwards


Details of Rounds and Dates of Online Counselling and Seat Allocation Rounds of Counselling Filling of Online Preference Result of Allotment Date of Admission (subject to availability of seats) (scholarship subject to prevalence of scholarship scheme)
Round I 4th – 9th May 2019 10th May 2019 10th – 16th May 2019
Round II N.A. 17th May 2019 17th – 20th May 2019
Round III 17th – 20th May 2019 21st May 2019 21st – 31st May 2019

Note: The applicants, after Schedule I, who wants to improve the result may also appear for the second time in Schedule II. The application fee for such candidates will be Rs. 300. The better score will be considered for the final calculation of the cut-offs/ ranks.

Round – III will be conducted, only if seats remain vacant.

Applicants are strongly advised not to wait for the last dates as mentioned above and apply as well as book and appear for the exam at the earliest to avoid last month rush.

This is the tentative schedule, any of the date(s) and other details as mentioned above is subject to change at the discretion of the University.

No separate intimation or announcement to any applicant(s) will be given.

# Candidate can select any suitable date and test centre from the list available on Test Cities, subject to its availability.

*It is advised not to wait for the last moment as you may not get the desired time and data for the exam.