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Higher Education Review Magazine ranks LPU among Top-two Private Indian Universities

Release Date:
29 Jun 2017

·  Magazine also ranks LPU among top-tenuniversities for excellent placement

· The other private university amongtop-two is Birla Institute of Technology

Jalandhar:Higher Education Reviewmagazine has ranked Lovely Professional University (LPU) among top-two privateuniversities from all across India. Magazine has provided this high-statusranking in its latest ‘Top 100 Private Engineering Colleges Survey Special’June 2017 edition. LPU has achieved top-ranks for having excellence in threecategories: Rank-2 is for providing high quality infrastructure facilities;Rank-9 for the best placement; and, Rank 10 is for disseminating the bestengineering education. It is highlighting that LPU is declared ahead of manyprestigious private institutions of the country existing in the areas ofTamilNadu, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Odisha, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradeshand more.

The Managing Editor of the magazine Sarath Shyam holds: “The number ofstudents aspiring for engineering education has been rising exponentially yearafter year and so is the mushrooming number of institutions to assist them.Many of these are with innovative methodologies; so, it becomes inevitable tofind out the current big brands in the technical education arena, which arecoping up with the changes. In this survey, we have found the best engineeringinstitutions in the country with capability of producing next-gen technocrats.Some of these are outperforming the premier institutions in the country. Westrongly believe that it is important to bring names of such institution to thelimelight, so that, their ideologies and methodologies can inspire students andother institutions in the country to drive in a better path and make India adeveloped nation.”

Feelingelated on the coveted ranking gained by LPU, Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal says,“Such prestigious rankings encourage us to keep on working hard unflinchingly.On seeing LPU top ranked in the country, I feel extremely proud of both mystudents and staff members.  This high-status ranking is with us becausecutting edge work of LPU is in line with the top institutions of the world.” MrMittal added: “However, such honours from high platforms make us moreresponsible for betterment, and we are determined to bring Indian educationsystem at par with the best systems prevalent in the world. With this ranking,we have once again become firm to get India’s name included among top 200 universitiesof the world through diverse endeavours undertaken at LPU.”

Infact, LPU is dedicated to research implementations, placements of students intop-notch companies along with flexibility and dynamicity in the curriculum.This session, LPU’s placement record has been illustrious consecutively for thelast three years in the North India. The signature highlight of the placementrecord is that Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) alone has taken 1900students in the last three years. LPU students are having their presence feltin almost all the top cities of the world, including California, Vancouver,Sidney, London and more, and they are working in top 10 corporate of the worldincluding Google, Apple, Microsoft at salary packages of more than Rs. One Crore.Companies like Amazon, Hindustan Uni-Lever, Tech Mahindra, Capgemini and morehave expressed great appreciation for the human-resource that LPU has createdand provided to the industry. In addition, 51 companies that recruit from IITsalso recruit the talent at LPU, which is a great achievement for a university.With such prime endeavours over the couple of years, LPU has been moving aheadof other institutes in a big way.