LPUNEST 2019 Entrance Exam Notification

About LPUNEST 2019

LPU NEST test is not only the admission test for the university but also the scholarship test. Based on the performance of the test students can also get scholarship upto Rs 5 lakhs. LPU NEST is conducted twice a year viz.

Applicants appearing for LPUNEST (B.Tech.) should have either completed or shall be appearing in 2019, in final examination of 10+2 from a recognised board. To take admission to LPU engineering program student should also acquire 60% and above in their +2 examinations with the subject combination of Physics, Chemistry, English and Biology/Mathematics/Biotechnology.

LPU NEST is conducted in online mode only and university has created centres in more than 200 cities across India. The question pattern followed in the LPUNEST is 30 questions on Physics, Chemistry and Maths/Biology and 20 questions on English. There is no negative marking in this examination and each correct answer fetches 4 marks. The syllabus for this test is similar to that of the +2.

  • Lovely Professional University (LPU) will commence the registration process tentatively in the first week of November 2018.
  • Before filling the application form, the candidates will have to check the eligibility criteria of LPUNEST 2019.
  • Only the registered candidates will be able to take part in the slot booking process and download the admit card.
  • Based on the scores secured, candidates will be allotted seats through the exam.
  • Allotment of seats will be done based on the scores secured, preferences made and availability of seats.
  • The counselling process of LPUNEST 2019 will be conducted in online mode.
  • LPUNEST 2019 Highlights

    Exam Name Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST)
    Conducting Body Lovely Professional University
    Exam Level Undergraduate 
    Exam Type University
    Official Website nest.lpu.in
    Mode of Application Online
    Mode of Exam Online
    Courses Offered Undergraduate Engineering/B.Tech courses

    LPUNEST 2019 Exam Dates

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

    LPUNEST 2019 Eligibility Criteria

    Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before they apply for LPUNEST 2019. The university sets minimum criteria for aspirants; if they fulfill the below-mentioned exam Eligibility Criteria, they can write the exam.

  • Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must have completed or will be appearing in 2019, in the final examination of 10 + 2 from CBSE or ICSE or State Board or any other Council, Institution, college etc.
  • For admission in B.Tech, B.Tech, Integrated B.Tech - M.Tech and Integrated B.Tech - MBA, applicants should at least have 60% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and English)

  • For B.Tech. Biotechnology, the subjects considered are Physics, Chemistry, English & Maths or Biology or Biotechnology, with 60% aggregate in 10+2 or equivalent.

    For B.Tech. Chemical Engineering (CHE), B.Tech. (Petroleum), the subjects considered are Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English, with 60% aggregate in 10+2 or equivalent.

    LPUNEST 2019 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of Exam: Online
  • Type of Questions: Questions will be of Multiple Choice Type.
  • Medium of Exam: The question paper will be set in English language.
  • Total Sections: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology, English
  • Duration: The duration of exam is 150 minutes.
  • Number of Questions: 110 questions.
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks will be awarded for PCM/B sections and 2 marks for English.
  • No Negative Marking.
  • Particulars Details
    Mode Online
    Duration of Examination 2 Hours 30 Minutes
    Medium of Language English or Hindi
    • Physics – 30 Questions
    • Chemistry – 30 Questions
    • Mathematics/Biology – 30 Questions
    • English – 20 Questions
    Nature of Question Objective i.e., Multiple Choice Questions
    Total Number of Questions 110 Questions
    Marking Scheme
    • In Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
    • In English, 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
    • No marks will be deducted for wrong responses or unanswered questions

    LPUNEST 2019 Syllabus

  • The question for MBA exam will be asked from English, General Awareness and General Aptitude.
  • For B.Tech, the syllabus will be prepared from the 12th class syllabus which will contain the subjects like physics, chemistry, english, mathematics/biology.
  • In Law exam, the topics will be picked from the Quantitative and Logical Aptitude, Legal Reasoning, Legal Reasoning and English.