LPU NEST 2018: ‘NEST’, the ‘National Eligibility and Scholarship Test’ is organized by Lovely Professional University every Year. Candidates can pursue engineering or MBA degree from LPU. For the purpose of admission, candidates have been provided all the details here in the given post. Candidates will get all the resourceful information here about the application form, eligibility criteria, examination pattern etc. The significant thing which is noteworthy about LPU is that candidates will also get the scholarship from the university.
LPU NEST 2018 Important dates for Engineering have been announced by the University. The exam will be conducted in online mode from 10th to 30th April 2018
LPU NEST 2018: Application Form
For any examination, the information about the application forms come at the first place. It is important to note that all the eligible applicants will fill and submit the application form to appear in the entrance exam.
All the details about the application form have been pointed out here:
- The application form of NEST, 2018 will be available online on the official website.
- The application form will also be available offline at the university campus.
- Candidates can download the application form from the official website.
- The application forms will be sent by post to the university after filling all the details in it.
- It is not to mention that candidates will have to make the payment of the application fee along with application form.
The address of the university (To send the Application form)
Lovely Professional University
Jalandhar- Delhi G.T. Road (NH-1)
LPU NEST Important Dates 2018
Serious candidates need to keep the track of the latest dates of notification and application forms. Here, in view of the importance of dates of NEST, 2018, the tabular chart has been given below of all the crucial dates:
|S.No.||Name of the Exam’s Events||Dates for Engineering||Dates for MBA (schedule 1)|
|1||Initial date of Online Application Form||November 2017||1st October 2017|
|2||Last Date of Form Submission||28th February 2018||30th November 2017|
|3||Slot booking for online exam||1st March 2018 onwards||15th November 2017|
|4||Date of Exam Commencement||10th April – 30th April 2018||10th December 2017 to 10th January 2018|
|5||Date of Result||7th May 2018||10th March 2018|
|6||Date of Counselling||7th May 2018 onwards||—–|
|7||Last date for Admission||25th to 31st May 2018||31st May 2018|
Eligibility Criteria for LPU NEST 2018
Before applying for the examination, it will be the very first thing to remember to check the eligibility. Below are the details about the Eligibility criteria of the LPU NEST 2018:
- A candidate mandatorily needs to be the citizen of India,
- He must have passed the intermediate examination from any recognized board such as CBSE, ICSE or any other State Board.
- Candidates must have minimum 60 % marks in the intermediate examination to get admission for the courses of B.Tech, B.Tech (Hons.), Integrated (B.Tech-M.Tech), Integrated (B.Tech-MBA).
- In addition to that candidates must have 60% marks in the English language as well.
- For the courses of B.Tech Biotechnology (BT), B.Tech. Biotechnology (Hons.), B.Tech – BT (Food Process Engineering), it is necessary to have 60% marks in 12th.
LPU NEST 2018 Examination Pattern
After the application form submission is done, the second most important part of the admission process is the exam pattern. Without making an understanding of the exam pattern, candidates won’t be able to crack the exam. Here are the details of LPU Exam Pattern-
- The exam will be both in the online (computer based) and offline mode (pen and paper based).
- The language of the question paper will be English only.
- Since the question paper will be of objective nature, candidates will have to mark the answers on the OMR sheet.
- The question paper will be of two hours.
- The good thing is that there will be no provision of the negative marking in the test.
The exam pattern shows the details of the question paper in the below chart-
|S.No||Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks|
LPU NEST Syllabus 2018
In addition to the examination pattern, the syllabus of the exam is also the most important part of the preparation. Since it includes the subjects of the question paper therefore candidates’ should study the syllabus to make their preparation strategy for the exam.
- The syllabus of the exam will include topics from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.
- The level of the question paper will be of intermediate exam.
Admit card is the crucial document which controller of the exam issues to every candidate. After the online applications are submitted, candidates get the acknowledgment. It is the admit card which ensures the entry of the examinee into the examination hall. Here are the details:
- LPU NEST Admit card will be available just 48 hours of booking the slot of online examination.
- The admit card will be available on the official website of the university and consequently candidates can download the admit card from there.
- Admit card shall contain the information such as name, address and date of birth of the applicant.
- In addition to that, candidates’ exam centre and the time of exam will also be on the front of the admit card.
- Lastly, it is the announcement of the result of the examination which every examinee awaits for. The result of the LPU NEST, 2018 will be declared on the official website of the university.
- The result will be out in the month of May 2018.
- Those, who have appeared in the exam, may download the result from the official website.
- Candidates need to save the score card of the examination to show that at the time of counseling.
After the result of the exam, candidates can move on to the next level of admission process. Candidates can appear for university’s counseling. University will call the successful candidates for counseling. It will give candidates opportunity to study and pursue the desired degree from LPU.
Candidates will have to bring the documents given below at the time of counseling:
- High school Mark sheet and Passing Certificate
- Intermediate Mark sheet and Passing Certificate
- Caste Certificate
- Character certificate