LPU NEST 2020- The online application form for the first session of the LPU NEST 2020 exam is now available, the candidates could access the same on the official website from 14 September to 9 January 2020. LPU that is known as Lovely Professional University conducts the NEST exam every year. The NEST that is National Entrance & Scholarship Test is a scholarship based entrance exam that is conducted to offer admission to various engineering and other postgraduate courses. LPU NEST Exam is conducted twice in 2 phases at various exam centres throughout the country. The first phase of the LPU NEST 2020 exam will be held from 10 to 25 January 2020 and the second phase exam is scheduled to be held from 10 to 25 April 2020. The candidates who will qualify any of the Lovely Professional University National Entrance & Scholarship Test will be getting admission to various B.Tech engineering courses. Lovely Professional University short form of LPU is a top reputed private university of India and it is located in the city of Jalandhar, Punjab. In the year 2005, Lovely Professional University was established. Lovely Professional University has updated the date of starting the application process for the 2020 exam. Lovely Professional University was established in accordance with the Lovely Professional University Act (Punjab Act 25 of 2005) that is funded by Lovely International Trust. If any candidate qualifies the LPU NEST 2020 then on the basis of rank they will be getting the scholarship for studying in B.Tech programs.
LPU offers various courses like Hotel Management, Design, Management, Law, Engineering, Law, and Agriculture. This article will give all the information about LPU NEST 2020. Lovely Professional University started the LPU NEST program from 2009 onwards. Students should give their best effort to qualify for this exam. LPU NEST 2020 schedule 2 application form is started on 21 January 2020 and the last date of application form will be 31 March 2020.
Latest Update: Lovely Professional University (LPU) has started the online application process for LPU NEST 2020 session 1 exams. The online mode application can be filled from 14 September 2019. Click the link given below to fill up the online application form.
LPU NEST 2020 Important Dates
Below is the information candidates can check the LPU NEST Important Dates 2020 for both phases of the LPU NEST 2020 admission. The LPU NEST Important Dates 2020 are based on tentative dates. For the latest information candidates can check the official website of LPU.
|LPU NEST 2020 Events||Important Dates for Phase 1||Important Dates for Phase 2|
|Date of Application Form||14 September 2019||10 January 2020|
|Last Date of Application Form||9 January 2020||31 March 2020|
|Date of Online Slot Booking||1 December 2019||1 March 2020|
|LPU NEST Admit Card Releasing Date||1st week of January 2020||1st week of March 2020|
|LPU NEST Examination Date||10 to 25 January 2020||10 to 25 April 2020|
|Declaration of LPU NEST Result||31 January 2020||30 April 2020|
|Date of LPU NEST Counselling 2020||30 April 2020 onwards|
|Date of getting admission in Preferred institutes||Last week of May 2020 (Tentative)|
LPU NEST 2020 is a scholarship based exam in which Lovely Professional University provides the scholarship to candidates who qualify the LPU NEST exam. The online application form of the phase 1 exam is live from 14 September 2019 and for the phase 2 exam, it will be made available from 21 January 2020. Candidates need to do the slot booking process as it is started already. The admit card will be made available from the 1st week of March 2020. Only those candidates can download the admit card who have done slot booking online. The exam date for phase 2 of LPU NEST 2020 will be 10 to 25 April 2020. The result for the first phase exam will be declared on 31 January 2020 and for the second phase exam, the result can be checked from 30 April 2020. The counselling process for LPU NEST 2020 will start from 30 April 2020 onwards.
LPU NEST 2020 Application Form
Information about LPU NEST 2020 is available on the admission brochure of Lovely Professional University that in online or can be bought from the admission department of Lovely Professional University. The application form of the LPU NEST 2020 session 1 exam is available from 14 September 2019 and the last date of application form will be 9 January 2020. Before filling up the application form, candidates need to check the eligibility criteria. Below are the steps candidates can follow to fill up the application form of LPU NEST 2020:
- Candidates have to visit the official website of LPU for applying for this exam.
- Candidates have to register themselves on the official website of LPU once the application form is available
- Candidates have to open the application form page after registration.
- While filling up the application form candidates need to include name, address, educational qualification, caste certificate, subject option, and all necessary information.
- After filling up the application form they should upload their scanned photograph and signature in JPEG format.
- Candidates need to check and edit carefully after submitting they won’t be able to edit anymore.
- LPU NEST application form 2020 process will only be completed after the payment of the fees.
- After completion candidates need to take out the print out copy of the application form for further use.
Candidates can check the table below for the documents required during the time of filling up the application form of LPU NEST 2020.
|Document Required||Uploading Size|
|Photograph||Candidates need to upload their scanned photograph in JPEG format within the size of 50KB|
|Signature||Candidates need to upload their scanned signature in JPEG format within the size of 50KB|
|Other Documents Required||Documents like Identity card, Qualification details, Caste certificate, Address proof and age proof should be upload within the size of 100-200KB|
LPU NEST 2020 Application Fee
The application fee of LPU NEST 2020 will be available in both online and offline mode.
LPU NEST 2020 Online mode of payment
In the case of online mode, the fee for boys will be Rs 800 and for girls, it will be Rs 400. It can be paid through any of the following online methods such as;
- Debit Card
- Credit Card
- Net Banking
- Any other online transfer method
LPU NEST 2020 Offline mode of payment
LPU NEST 2020 can also be paid through the offline method. Here are the following steps candidates need to follow while paying through offline mode:
- The application fee for boys will be Rs 800 and for girls, it will be the same at Rs 800.
- It can also be paid through Demand Draft in favor of Lovely Professional University Payable at Jalandhar city.
- Candidates need to write “Application for LPU NEST, name and the phone number on the backside of the Demand Draft.
- Send the application form in A4 size format along with Demand Draft (DD) in a new envelope to the below mention address
Division of Admissions (LPUNEST 2020)
Lovely Professional University
Jalandhar- Delhi G.T. Road,
Phagwara, Punjab, India
LPU NEST 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can check the information below to know the LPU NEST eligibility criteria 2020.
- To apply for this exam, the candidates need to be a citizen of India. NRI or any foreign national candidates cannot apply.
- Candidates need to be of a minimum of 17 years of age to apply for LPU NEST 2020 There is no upper age limit.
- Candidates need to pass from the Central Board of School Education (CBSE), New Delhi or any other state board that has been recognized by the regulatory body.
- For LPU NEST B.Tech admission candidates need to pass 10+2 exam from a recognized board with 60% marks in Physics, Mathematics, and English.
- For B.Tech (Food Technology), Tech. (Biomedical Engineering) B. Tech Biotechnology (BT) and Integrated B.Tech (Biotechnology), candidates need to pass 10+2 exam with 60% marks in Physics, Mathematics/Biology and English.
- Those candidates who scored more than 90% marks in the 10+2 exam are exempted for LPU NEST and JEE Main exam and will be given direct admission in B.Tech courses.
LPU NEST 2020 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern is very important for all the candidates who are facing any competitive exam. For LPU NEST exam pattern 2020 will be divided into two sections one is the General and logical aptitude exam and the other is the main core exam that will include 10+2 subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, and English.
Candidates can get clear information about the general and logical aptitude of LPU NEST 2020 B.Tech course from the table below:
|General Subjects||No. of Question||Question Marks||Maximum Marks for each Subject|
B.Tech course on the basis of core subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, and English.
|General Subjects||No. of Question||Question Marks||Maximum Marks for each Subject|
LPU NEST 2020 is an online mode of exam. The question pattern for the exam will be the Multiple Choice Question. The duration of the exam will be of 2 hours and 30 minutes and there will be 110 questions. Candidates will be awarded 3 marks for each right answer and there will be no negative marking for any wrong answer.
LPU NEST 2020 Admit Card
Admit Card is a very important document for any candidates who are giving the competitive exam. Without admit card no candidates will be allowed to enter the examination hall. The admit card for LPU NEST 2020 will be available online. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website of LPU. The admit card of the first phase of LPU NEST 2020 will be available from the second week of January 2020 and for the second phase of the exam, it is released from the first week of March 2020. Candidates can download the admit card only after slot booking is completed. After that candidates can download the admit card from the official website of LPU by entering the application ID and date of birth. Candidates need to print out the admit card for future use.
LPU NEST 2020 Admit Card Details
Candidates need to check correctly the information added about LPU NEST Admit card 2020:
- Candidates name
- Name of Candidates father
- Date of Birth
- Candidates address
- Application ID number
- Examination Time
- Venue of Exam
- Tech program on the basis of candidate choice
- Duration of Exam
LPU NEST 2020 Result
The result of LPU NEST 2020 for various engineering courses will be declared after some days of the exam. For checking the result candidates can go through the official website of LPU and enter the application ID and password. After that, the result will be displayed on the screen. The Result of LPU NEST 2020 will be arranged on the basis of the cut off and merit list.
LPU NEST 2020 Counselling
When the result is declared, the admission will be based on the merit list decided by the Lovely Professional University. Candidates will be called for counselling process on the basis of rank obtained in the LPU NEST exam. Candidates need to pay counselling fee through online after submitting the counselling form. After which candidates will be given the preference to choose any courses. When the verification of the documents is done seat will be allotted to the candidates.
The article gives full information about the LPU NEST 2020 and for getting the latest information about this exam; candidates are suggested to visit our website on a regular basis.