Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a semi-residential university college in North India created under the Punjab State Private University Act 2005.
LPU offers around 200 programmes and courses at diploma, undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels with various specialization subjects. Apart from the regular classroom courses, LPU also offers UG and PG level programmes through Distance Education.
Admission to all the regular classroom courses are through LPUNEST or equivalent examination in certain cases. The University considers the marks obtained by the candidates in their previous qualifying examination and in LPUNEST / equivalent examination for preparation of the merit list for various courses.