LPU NEST 2020: Eligibility, Date, Application, Pattern, Syllabus

Lovely Professional University will be conducting LPU NEST 2020 at an all India level for admissions into its different courses. The admissions will be granted in the field of design, engineering, law, management, etc. The interested candidates can apply for the entrance test in both online and offline manner. However, the candidates must ensure their eligibility criteria before they submit their form. The candidates can get significant details related to LPU NEST 2020 such as important dates, exam pattern, the application process, etc through this article.

Avialable Application Form 2020

Latest: LPU NEST 2020 exam has been postponed till further notice.

LPU NEST 2020 Important Dates

The official dates related to LPU NEST are given below.

Get LPU NEST 2020 Exam Updates through e-mail, by entering your details below.
Activities Phase 2 Dates
Registration process10 Jan 2020 16 Jan 2020
Application submission deadline31 Mar 2020
Date for slot Booking process and admit card01 Mar 2020
Date of exam10 -25 Apr 2020
Result to be declared30 Apr 2020
Scheduled date for online counselling and process of seat allotments30 Apr 2020
Interview process for programmes like MBA and Integrated MBA4 – 12 May 2020
Interview process to be conducted for MBA and Integrated MBA14 May 2020

LPU NEST 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The course-wise eligibility criteria for LPU NEST 2020 are given below. The candidates who wish to apply for the exam must ensure their eligibility as per the laid down criteria:

  • For B.Tech: The candidates of Indian nationality are only eligible for NEST. The candidates should have passed their class 12th exam from a recognized board with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks.
  • For MBA: The candidates should have done graduation in any stream from a recognized institute/ university with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  • For Design: Those who have passed class 12th exam from any recognized board with 50% aggregate marks and English as a compulsory subject can apply for the exam.
  • For BA.LLB (Hons.), B.Com.LLB (Hons.) and BBA.LLB (Hons.): The candidates should have passed their class 12th exam by securing a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate.

Note: The candidates appearing in their qualifying exam in the year 2020 are also eligible.

LPU NEST 2020 Application Form

The LPU NEST application form 2020 can be obtained in both online and offline mode. The cost of online application form will be Rs. 700/- for boys and Rs. 400/- for girls. The offline application form cost will be Rs. 700/- (for both).

The online form will be made available on the official website of the university. The candidates will have to provide all the important details asked in the form and submit it online. The application cost can be submitted via net banking/debit card/credit card.

The offline application form can be purchased from the university campus, camp offices or other prescribed places by paying the cost of the application through cash. The candidates will have to fill the application correctly can submit it to the university.

LPU NEST 2020 Exam Pattern

Depending on the exam, the LPU NEST exam pattern will be different. However, the basic pattern is given below as:

  • Mode of exam: Online, i.e., computer-based test
  • Medium of the paper: English
  • Type of questions: Multiple-choice questions
  • Negative marking: Not applicable

For B.Tech:

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Mathematics/ Biology30120

For MBA:

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
General Awareness2060
General Aptitude40120

LPU NEST 2020 Syllabus

As such, there is no specific syllabus laid down by the University for the entrance exam. However, the candidates appearing for the undergraduate exam should prepare from the syllabus of class 11th and 12th. For postgraduate exam, the applicants should prepare themselves from the subjects they have studied during their graduation.

Preparation Strategy

The candidates who aspire to score good marks in LPU NEST 2020 can follow the below-mentioned preparation tips:

  • Manage your time efficiently so that you cover the whole syllabus in time.
  • Collect the study material only from reliable sources.
  • Start from the basics and gradually move towards the complex topics.
  • Revise on a regular basis. You can also make short notes while studying to be used at the time of revision.
  • Don’t neglect your health for exam preparation. Take proper food, sleep and involve in physical activities to stay healthy.

LPU NEST 2020 Admit Card

The LPU NEST admit card 2020 will be available for download after the successful slot booking by the candidates. Right after booking the slot, the admit card will be available for download. However, in case slot booking is done by the university, the admit card will be available after 48 hours. The applicants should take a printout of the admit card and must carry it to the exam center along with them. Candidates without the admit card will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

LPU NEST 2020 Result

The LPU NEST result 2020 will be declared by the concerned authorities on the official website of the university. The result for different courses will be announced separately as per their specified schedule. The candidates will be able to check their result using their application number and password (or other details as required). The applicants will also be able to download their scorecard/ rank from the university website.

LPU NEST 2020 Counselling

The candidates who are declared as qualified will have to take part in the counseling process. The counseling and seat allotment process will be held in online mode. The candidates will have to provide their choice for courses in the order of preference at the time of counseling. Based on the choices made by the candidates, the seat will be allotted to the candidates.


Leave a comment