LPUNEST FOR Under Graduate Hotel Management Programmes

LPUNEST (Hotel Management)

Lovely Professional University is conducting National Entrance and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST) for UG Hotel Management aspirants. Students studying in 12th class can apply for LPUNEST (UG Hotel Management). 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 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 (UG Hotel Management) will act as Entrance test for admission Hotel Management Programme 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”.

Hotel Management Programmes offered at LPU

For more details, click on the specific Programme:


For admission to Under Graduate Hotel Management Programmes at Lovely Professional University, you need to fulfil the following Eligibility Criteria.
Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply for LPUNEST (UG Hotel Management)
Qualifying Examination:
Applicants appearing for LPUNEST (UG Hotel Management) 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:

Pass with 50% aggregate marks* in 10+2 (with English) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST* or CUET.

CUET:Click here to know more about CUET

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.