LPU Scholarship scheme upto Rs. 4.8 Lac per student

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LPU SCHOLARSHIPS - Scholarship and Financial Aid

Lovely Professional University strongly believes in the fact that monetary constraints should not be an obstacle for a student to have access to quality education. So, the University extends Scholarship Scheme which is an initiative by the University to cultivate the talent of students that may be hidden due to financial constraints. Scholarship can be availed in all the Programmes of the University, ranging from Diploma to Ph.D. Apart from the scholarship schemes mentioned below, LPU also offers financial aid to the students belonging to underprivileged students like orphans, persons with disability etc. or some specific groups like Wards of Defence personnel etc.

Scholarship Categories

Scholarships are awarded to candidates based on their performance on any of the following categories:

  1. Merit Scholarship: Scholarships are awarded to candidates based on their performance on any of the following categories:
    • Eligibility Qualification: (for example, on the basis of performance in10+2 for Undergraduate Programmes and graduation for PG Programmes)
      • Scholarship On the basis of Semester I/Term I result for after 10th and 12th programmes: A new category of scholarship i.e. Scholarship on the basis of Term I or Semester I applicable for Phase – I applicants only.
    • Special Academic Scholarship for M.A. (Punjabi) and M.A. (Hindi): Scholarship equivalent to Full Programme Fee i.e. 100% Scholarship to promote and facilitate higher education in Hindi and Punjabi Languages to selected students who wish to pursue their Post Graduation in the above languages from LPU. Click to Know more in detail.
    • Qualification previous to eligibility qualification: (for example on the basis of performance in 10th for Undergraduate Programmes) This scholarship is applicable for Phase 1 applicants except in case of After Graduation Programmes, scholarship on the basis of qualification previous to eligibility qualification is also being offered in Phase–2.
    • LPU’s Entrance and Scholarship Test: LPUNEST
    • Certain National Level Tests (like JEE (Mains), NEET, UCEED, CAT, MAT, GATE, GPAT, MAT etc.)
    • Scholarship based on Innovation, Startup & Entrepreneurship
    • Performance in Sports, Cultural, R&D, Co-curricular, Social Service and Bravery Awards.
    • Ph.D. programmes Scholarship
    • For Toppers of Centre and State Boards
  2. Financial Aid
    • Need Based
    • Defence and Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) personnel and their dependants
    • For Orphan Applicants
    • For Person with Certain Disability

Scholarship Brackets

The scholarship percentage varies programme-wise as per the following table .For each category mentioned above, 1-3 brackets of Scholarship (Bracket 1, 2, and 3) are defined. Each bracket represents specific criteria which an applicant must fulfil, for him/her to fall in that particular bracket. Criteria in bracket 1 is most strict and the conditions are relaxed in subsequent brackets and the scholarship is also reduced in each next bracket. So, the students meeting the requirement of Bracket1 (top bracket) gets the highest scholarship and those in Bracket 2 or Bracket 3 gets relatively lesser scholarship.

Brackets Scholarship criteria (after Diploma and 10+2 programmes) Scholarship criteria (after graduation programmes)
Bracket - 1 Students scoring 95% or above marks in Semester I/ Term I result, qualifying exam or Qualification previous to eligibility qualification Students scoring 90% or above marks in Qualifying Exam
or
Students scoring 95% or above marks in Qualification previous to eligibility qualification
Bracket - 2 Students scoring between 90% to 94.9% marks in Semester I/ Term I result, qualifying exam or Qualification previous to eligibility qualification Students scoring between 80% to 89.9% marks in Qualifying Exam
or
Students scoring between 90% to 94.9% marks in Qualification previous to eligibility qualification
Bracket - 3 Students scoring between 80% to 89.9% marks in Semester I/ Term I result, qualifying exam or Qualification previous to eligibility qualification Students scoring between 70% to 79.9% marks in Qualifying Exam
or
Students scoring between 80% to 89.9% marks in Qualification previous to eligibility qualification

Scholarship Phases:

Admissions in LPU is done in different Phases, which are bifurcations of the Admission time period. The amount of Scholarship also depends on the Phase in which the candidate applies and/or takes Admission in the University. Phase 1 will start as early as January and continues till 25th June 2022. The amount of scholarship reduces with each passing phase.

Scholarship benefit upto Rs. 5.4 LAC per student

Percentage in Qualification

Scholarship for:


Scholarship On the basis of Semester I/Term I result for after 10th and 12th programmes: A new category of scholarship i.e. Scholarship on the basis of Term I or Semester I applicable for Phase – I applicants only.

Special Academic Scholarship for M.A. (Punjabi) and M.A. (Hindi)

Scholarship on the basis of LPUNEST

Lovely Professional University conducts its own test LPUNEST (National Entrance & Scholarship Test). This test forms the basis of eligibility and scholarship for most of the programmes and for some of the programmes test is applicable only for scholarship. The amount of scholarship depends on the fee of the programme, date of admission and performance of the student in LPUNEST.

Performance/ Rank in National Level Entrance Tests

Scholarship applicable on Programme based on Performance or Rank in

Scholarship based on Innovation, Startup & Entrepreneurship

Performance in Sports, Cultural, R&D, Co-curricular, Social Service and Bravery Awards

Scholarship applicable on the basis of

  • Sports
  • Cultural
  • R & D
  • Co-curricular
  • Social Service
  • Bravery Awards

Scholarships/ Fee Benefits for Ph.D.

Scholarship Scheme for Toppers of School Education Boards

Financial Aid – Need Based

Financial Aid for Serving/ Retired Defence/ CAPF/ Para- Military Personnel and their Dependents

Financial Aid to Orphans

Financial Aid to Persons with Certain Disability

Scholarship can be availed on more than 150+ programmes, ranging from Diploma Programmes to Post Graduation, offered by the University.

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