Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a private university situated in Phagwara, Punjab, India. The university was established in 2005. LPU is a multi-faculty research-oriented institution with hi-tech campus offering more than 150 professional programmes. LPU has a large campus in 600 acres. The campus is a complete world in itself having students from 28 states of India and more than 40 countries of the world. LPU has all the makings of a global institution including internationally benchmarked curricula, innovative pedagogy focused on experiential learning and research oriented, 200+ foreign tie-ups, well qualiﬁed and experienced faculty, outstanding sports & cultural facilities, hostels, a shopping mall and hospital etc.
The University is ranked high on various parameters by government bodies and other credible organisations. LPU is ahead of all the participating IITs and NITs in THE IMPACT RANKINGS 2021. As per Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022, LPU is Ranked 36th Amongst Top Universities, 2nd in Business and Economics, 8th in Clinical & Health Sciences Subject, 9th in Computer Science and 10th in Life Sciences subject in India. LPU is recipient of various awards/ recognitions/ accreditations including NIRF ranking 2020 (MHRD Government of India) which ranked LPU 99th in the most crucial ‘Overall Category’ and 78th in the university category. It also has the distinction of being the ﬁrst private university in India to get ICAR accreditation from Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India for its Agriculture programmes. In January 2019, LPU hosted 106th Indian Science Congress and became the ﬁrst private university to host Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India with three Nobel Laureates from government, industry and academia. Recently, LPU created history, 12 Out of 13 LPU’ Students Won Tokyo Olympics 2020 medals 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze Medals.