- Prestigious Siliconindia Education Magazine ranked LPU in its Education Special issue under title "Top 20 Private Universities Survey 2015"
In an exclusive national level survey, India’s prestigious education magazine ‘Siliconindia’ has ranked LPU among top three private universities of the country. Popular among all professionals, ‘Siliconindia’ has mentioned about this top ranking in its ‘Education Special’ issue under the title "Top 20 Private Universities Survey 2015". Based on various parameters of the survey, LPU has earned composite score of 283, which is second highest in the North India just after Thapar University.
Assistant Managing Editor (Education) of Siliconindia, Mr Sarath Syam holds: “Over the past couple of years and at present, the private universities are taking it up in a big way. The best of these can make ripples in India’s education system. In fact, private universities have increased their efforts to focus on expanding infrastructure, increasing research and getting students ready to face the industry and research world.”
Mr Syam also informs in the columns of the magazine that SiliconIndia constantly endeavors to identify "the Best" in a variety of areas important to the profession and its practitioners. Through nominations and consultations with industry leaders and a special panel of experts, magazine chooses the best. In this survey, various parameters adopted included student intake, infrastructure, faculty, industry interaction, innovative programs, research & placements. Nominated private universities were evaluated by experts including top HR Managers and Educationalists.
LPU Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal says: “On seeing LPU ranked among top universities of the country, I feel myself proud of my team at the university. It is encouraging that LPU has earned coveted composite score of ranking within only a decade of its inception and just a few scores after other two universities which have near five decades long standing.” Mr Mittal added: “I want to share that research & placement endeavours and the diversity at the university have played important roles in earning such a coveted and top ranking.”
Worth noticing, during first five months of this year-2015, many of the top publications related to higher education, industry and related sectors have accorded LPU coveted ranking as before. These include Digital Learning, Career 360, The Pioneer, Career Connect and more. Magazine ‘Careerlinks’ has ranked LPU as the top university of the country for international tie-ups and among top three for infrastructure and industry-interface. On these lines, LPU is continuously adding to its many other coveted rankings, and now it has been ranked among India's top three Private universities.