Lovely Professional University is one of the premier institutions of international repute and an avant - garde campus spread over 600 acres on the outskirts of Jalandhar City. It is a multi-disciplinary university in India that offers more than 150 programmes. In a short span of time, LPU has earned the right of becoming both, nationally and globally, the most preferred academic institute where quality dissemination of education is a way of life. LPU has to its credit, renowned National and International accreditations and recognitions which are the manifestation of its global standards. LPU is also known for its rich cultural diversity as students hail from all the states of India and almost 39 countries of the world.
LOVELY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN (LSAD)
Since 2004, LSAD has been able to explore pedagogy coherent to professional practice, be it architecture, design or urban planning. LSAD alumni have proved to be an asset to top national design houses, multinational companies such as C.P. Kukreja and Associates, Development Consortium, Morphogenesis, Atkins, Costford, CCBA , Anagram etc. Our alumni have successfully made it to institutions like NIT’s, CEPT , SPA’s, universities from Europe, Australia, Canada and USA for higher education and won accolades in their respective fields. LSAD has organized annual study tours to various national and international places. The school has conducted International conferences, i.e. NICHE IPM 2016 and NICHE IPM 2014, workshop Symposium IDOT-2015, and visit of eminent professionals from Industry and Academia on regular basis.
THE INDIAN INSTITUTES OF ARCHITECTS (IIA)
The Indian Institutes of Architects (IIA) is the national body of architects in the country, having started in the year 1917, the professional body has 14 chapters at 46 centres. The Institutes has a major role to play in prompting the professional of architecture by organizing and uniting in fellowship the architects of India to promote aesthetic, scientific and practical efficiency of the profession both in practice and in an education. IIA is represented on various national and international community’s connected with architecture, art and the building industry and is also actively associated with International Union of Architects (UIA), Commonwealth association of Architects (CAA), and South Asian Association for Regional Corporation (SAARCH), which provide International Recognition and Exposure to Indian Architects.