LPUNEST FOR B.Tech. Programmes Engineering Application 2024

Engineering Faculty Ranked 50th in India by NIRF

Engineering Faculty is ranked 50th amongst all Government and Private Engineering Institutions in India as per NIRF 2023 Rankings Released by MHRD, Government of India.


Lovely Professional University is conducting National Entrance and Scholarship Test for admission 2024 in 150+ programmes. Since its inception in 2009, more than 75,000 students are appearing in this exam LPUNEST every year. The LPUNEST exam offers convenient choices to candidates: online remotely proctored from Home (Recommended by the university, based on available resources. Click here to view General Guidelines) or test centre-based options. This test will have a two-fold advantage as it will act as an Entrance as well as Scholarship Test. LPUNEST will be conducted in the following schedule:

Important Dates: To take the first step towards your dream career, check the schedule and book your preferred slot. Check the "Important Dates" for more details, Don❜t wait for the last minute as slots are limited and filling up fast.

Entrance Test: LPUNEST will act as an Entrance test for admission concerned test Programmes at LPU. For details, refer “Eligibility”.

Extensive Scholarship: LPU aims to provide accessible and affordable quality higher education. The university offers extensive scholarships based on LPUNEST scores. For details, refer “Fee and Scholarship”.

B.Tech. Programmes Offered

Engineering applications are invited from Indian students studying in 12th to appear in LPUNEST (B.Tech.) Admissions are open to Programmes in following disciplines.

Streams offered in Engineering

LPU is offering not only conventional Engineering streams but also one of its kind trend setting streams transforming engineering education to leap into the next leg of technology upbeat.

Examine the streams given below to determine which engineering concentrations appeal to you:


Engineering systems and products have become fabulously complex creating the want of specialized professionals. LPU has gauged the future in close association with the industry and has crafted specializations within the streams. An Engineering graduate upon learning the basics progresses into deeper learnings of one of the specialization of a discipline to be ready to handle futuristic devices and processes. Some of such Specializations are:


We firmly believe that our students are citizen of the world and will contribute to the society and entire mankind. Open minors play pivotal role in this readiness as an Engineering graduate can take up courses in Management, Fashion Design, Journalism, Agriculture etc. so as to acquire multi-dimensional proficiency and to be able to pave bright new vision to be incorporated in crafting the sustainable societal solutions. Students are given an option to choose from a plethora of open minors such as :

  • 2D Animation
  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Airlines Hospitality
  • Applied Geography
  • English
  • Foundation and Applications of Psychology
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Hindi
  • Contemporary Electoral Systems
  • History
  • Business Economics
  • Geography
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • International Politics
  • Introducing Sociology and Indian Society
  • Digital Marketing
  • Management Fundamentals
  • Chemistry of Soap and Detergents
  • Operations Management
  • Water Chemistry
  • Physics of Materials
  • Political Science
  • Practical Psychology
  • Optics in Daily Life
  • Punjabi
  • Public Administration
  • Marketing Management
  • Tourism Business Basics

A student based on his zest, picks up the minor and fulfils the excitement of learning beyond books which is purely on student to have it or not.

Note: Minors as mentioned may be offered subject to minimum number of students and feasibility.

Career Pathway

Each individual is unique and approaches life in a different manner, so we allow them to choose their own Career Pathway based on their interest given as follows :

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    Corporate Jobs

    Multiple options or pathways designed according to the competency of the students to prepare them for specific sector/ job profiles as per needs of industry.

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    Government Jobs

    To prepare students for civil services, public sector undertakings and jobs in Government sector

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    Higher Studies

    To prepare students for various national and international entrance tests for admission into higher degree.

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    Students are exposed to various research projects and dissertations for industry and higher studies.

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    Handholding through Startup School and Entrepreneurship:
    • To Set up new ventures
    • Improve and modernize existing business
    • Engage in Social Entrepreneurship/ NGO

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    Study Abroad

    Student can explore various options like Credit Transfer/ International Exposure/ Semester Exchange in USA/ Canada/ Australia/ European country for study purposes.


For admission to B.Tech. Programmes at Lovely Professional University, you need to fulfil the following Eligibility Criteria.
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 2024, 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.
Eligibility Criteria in the Qualifying Examination:
For B. Tech and B. Tech (Hons.) Programmes Pass with 60% aggregate marks* in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and English) subject to qualifying LPUNEST* or CUET or JEE Main (From Phase II Onwards).

For B.Tech. Biotechnology (BT), B.Tech. (Food Technology) and B.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering) Pass with 60% aggregate marks* in 10+2 (with Physics, Chemistry, English and Mathematics or Biology or Biotechnology) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST* or CUET or JEE Main (From Phase II Onwards).

For B.Tech. Chemical Engineering (CHE), B.Tech (Civil Engineering), B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering), B.Tech (Mechatronics Engineering), B.Tech (Aerospace Engineering) and B.Tech (Automobile Engineering) Pass with 60% aggregate marks* in 10+2 (with Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and English) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST* or CUET or JEE Main (From Phase II Onwards).

Admission Criteria
Merit in LPUNEST or CUET or JEE Main, subject to fulfilling eligibility criteria.

CUET: Click here to know more about CUET

For B.tech(CSE - AI and Data Engineering), B.Tech. (CSE - Decision Science and Machine Learning) Pass with 60% aggregate marks* in 10+2 with (English, Physics & Mathematics) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST* and Interview.

For B.tech(CSE-Software Product Engineering) Pass with 60% aggregate marks* in 10+2 with (English, Physics & Mathematics) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST* or JEE Mains or Kalviness Quotient (KQ test) and Interview.

For a candidate, who has not studied English as a subject, the condition of English may be waived off provided the candidate in his qualifying exam has studied in English medium or an equivalent subject.

* 5% relaxation to North East states and Sikkim candidates/ Defence Personnel and their Dependents/ Wards of Kashmiri Migrants.
* The LPUNEST exam offers convenient choices to candidates: Online remotely proctored from Home (recommended by the university, based on available resources) or Test centre-based options.

Admission Criteria
Merit in LPUNEST, subject to fulfilling eligibility criteria.


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