LPU NEST MBA 2020 – LPU has released the Application Form for the LPU NEST MBA 2020 online. Candidates who are interested in pursuing an MBA from Lovely Professional University can apply for the LPU NEST MBA 2020 by clicking on the link provided below. LPU NEST is an entrance test to get admission in various graduate and postgraduate courses. It is an online computer-based examination of 150 Minutes. Also, it is a scholarship test as LPU offers financial support to talented students. To know more about the LPU NEST 2020, Application form, Eligibility, fee structure, etc read the whole article
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LPU NEST MBA 2020
LPU NEST MBA application forms releases in two phases i.e in 2 sessions. Applicants shall have both the options but the academic session 2020-21 will start from the same dates for both the schedule. Check the schedule of LPU NEST MBA 2020 and get some idea when the future events are likely to occur.
|LPU NEST MBA 2020||Schedule-I||Schedule-II|
|Registration Starts on||2nd week of Sep 2019||10th Jan 2020|
|Slot Booking for Exam||1st Dec 2019||1st Mar 2020|
|Registration ends on||9th Jan 2020||31st Mar 2020|
|LPU NEST MBA 2020 Dates||10th – 25th Jan 2020||10th- 25th Apr 2020|
|Display of Result||31st January 2020||30th April 2020|
|Slot booking for Interview||31st Jan – 4th Feb 2020||30th Apr- 4th May 2020|
|Dates of Interview||5th Feb – 10th February 2020||4th – 12th May 2020|
|Result for Interview||14th Feb 2020||14th May 2020|
|Date of Admission||14th Feb – 31st Mar 2020||14th – 30th May 2020|
Note: Candidate can select any suitable date and test centre from the list available on Test Cities, subject to its availability.
Look at the detailed information in the quick links below.
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Application Process
The LPU NEST MBA 2020 Application Forms are available in online and offline mode as well. To apply for the LPU NEST MBA 2020 online, candidates have to first register themselves, fill the application form, upload the necessary documents and pay the required amount of Application Fee. Also, the payment can be done either online or offline. For an offline application form, you need to buy the LPU kit and submit the form offline.
The Application fee for boys and girls is different in online mode but the same in offline mode. In the oline mode the application fee must be paid through the Credit card, debit card or net-banking.
|Mode of Application||Application Fee for Boys||Application Fee for Girls|
|Online Application||Rs. 800||Rs. 400|
|Offline Application (LPUNEST Kit)||Rs. 800||Rs. 400|
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Eligibility Criteria
To appear for the LPU NEST MBA, students must first check whether they are eligible or not. However, for pursuing an MBA course, you need to be graduated from the recognized university with at least 50% of aggregate. Also, Only Indian nationals are eligible to apply for the LPU entrance examination or scholarship test. check the details from the below;
- 3 years Graduation degree from the University Grants Commission (UGC) recognized University, Institution, college etc. is required.
- Candidates appearing in the last semester of the graduation can also apply.
- Minimum 50% aggregate in the graduation degree is required .
- Pass with valid score in LPU NESTS(MBA) or CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ GMAT.
MBA Programs offered in LPU
The Lovely Professional University offers a different type of MBA at the Mittal School of Business. So, candidates can check the programs from below and choose as per their interest.
- General MBA
- MBA Honours
- Specialized MBA
The specialized MBA program in:
- Tourism & Hospitality
- Financial Markets
- Internation Business
- Supply Chain and Logistics
- Hospital & Healthcare Management
- Business Analytics
Course Duration: 2 years
No. of terms: 6
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Exam Pattern
If you have decided to appear for LPU NEST 2019. Then, after checking the detailed eligibility and knowing about the courses offered in LPU check the exam pattern of the test. It is always helpful to know the pattern of the exam to prepare for the test accordingly. Now, you can plan your strategy and timetable to crack the exam.
- Mode of Test: Computer-based test
- Duration of the test: 150 minutes OR 2 Hours and 30 Minutes.
- Type of Questions: Objective type (MCQs)
- Number of Questions: The total number of questions is 100.
- Marks per question: 3 marks for every correct answer.
- Negative Marking: Thers ids no negative marking.
Section-wise distribution of Questions
|Subjects||No. of ques.||Marks|
|English||40 questions||120 Marks|
|General Awareness||20 questions||60 Marks|
|General Aptitude||40 questions||120 Marks|
Syllabus for LPU NEST MBA 2020
To score well in the exam, students should prepare according to the Syllabus and considering the Exam pattern as well. Check the following Section-wise topic that needs to be covered to prepare for LPU NEST MBA 2020.
- One word substitution
- Word Analogies
- Idioms and Phrases
- Sentence Correction
- Error finding Exercises
- Comprehension Passages
- Profit, loss and Discount
- Ratio and Proportion
- Simple and Compound interest
- Permutation and Combination
- Time and Distance
- Boats and streams
- Races and games
- Time and work
- Pipes and Cistern
- Calendar and clocks
- Series completion and coding – decoding and alphabet test
- Direction, sense test and Blood relations and arrangements
- Ranking and Time sequence test
- Arithmetical Reasoning
- Inserting the missing calendar
- Data sufficiency
- Cubes and dice
- Non verbal reasoning
- Science Invention and Discoveries
- Indian History
- Inidan Politics
- Indian Economy
- Who is Who
- Sports Events
- Awards and Honours
- Books and Authors
- Budget and Five years Plan
- Financial and Economic News
- Current National and International affairs
- Important Days and weeks
- International and National Legal Development
Check here some Sample Question of General Awareness
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Slot Booking/ Admit Card
Candidates will have to book their slots to give the entrance examination. You have to choose the exam date, time and center to appear for the test. After the successful slot booking only, the Admit Card will release to appear on examination day. The admit cards can be downloaded using your login id and password.
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Results
After the commencement of the LPU NEST MBA 2020 Exam, LPU shall release the Result online at lpu.in. To check the result, you need to log in using the user id and the password. After that, the scorecard will be displayed on the screen. As the result will be in the pdf format, it can be easily downloaded. The shortlisted Students will further be called for the interview round. so the candidates who clear the interview will finally get the admission in the LPU.
What happens when Tie occurs?
In case one or more candidates have the same scores than its a tie and to create the rank list, Tiebreaking rules are considered. The following parameters are considered for breaking the tie between the candidates.
- Score of the best two subjects– Score of the top two subjects will be calculated, the candidate with more marks will be considered and offered the higher rank..
- Single highest in any of the subject – If the first criteria do not resolve the tie then, the single highest marks in any of the subject will break the tie.
- Age- If still tie remains than the candiaadets with more age will get the higher rank.
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Interview
After the LPU NEST 2020 Interview, shortlisted students will then go for an interview round. Also, there will be a slot booking session to book your interview dates. Then after clearing LPU NEST 2020 MBA written test and the interview, you need to submit the admission fee either online or online.
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Fee Structure
This is the fee structure for the different programmes you are planning to enroll for. The first-semester fee will be paid during the admissions while the rest have to be paid subsequently.
|Programmes||Fee per semester|
|MBA (Tourism & Hospitality)||Rs 145000/-|
|MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management)||Rs 145000/-|
|MBA (Supply Chain & Logistics)||Rs 190000/-|
|MBA (Financial Markets)||Rs 190000/-|
|MBA (International Business)||Rs 145000/-|
|MBA (Business Analyst)||Rs 190000/-|
LPU NEST MBA 2020 Scholarship
The University offers India’s largest Private Scholarship Scheme. The motive behind this is that the university wants to give an opportunity to every student. The financial constraint should not be a constraint on any talented student future. In total, the university has offered the scholarship worth Rs 100+ crore in last year only. Under this scheme, the top 35% applicants who will qualify LPUNEST (MBA), will be eligible for Scholarships up to 1.5 Lac per annum(i.e up to 3 lac).
|Performance in LPU NEST (MBA)||Scholarship Amount|
|90% Marks in LPU NEST (MBA)||1.5 Lac Per Annum|
|Top 10% applicants||1 Lac Per Annum|
|Next 10% applicants (i.e. 11% – 20%)||80,000 Per Annum|
|Next 15% applicants (i.e. 21% – 35%)||60,000 Per Annum|
Apart from this, the university offers a scholarship on the basis of other criteria as well. The results for the scholarship will release with MBA Interview results only.
- Qualifying Exam percentage
- Performance in CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT etc.
- Performance in Sports, Cultural, Co-curricular, Social Service and Bravery Awards.
- Fee Concession for Defence, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) personnel and their dependents.
LPU NIRF Ranking
The NIRF is given by the Ministry of Human Resource Development. It ranks the University on parameters like Teaching, Learning & Resources, Research, and Professional Practice, Graduation Outcomes, Outreach, Inclusivity, and Perception. So, LPU bagged 38th in the management ranking by NIRF.
Every Year LPU has a very good record when it comes to placement. In the Management field, there are plenty of recrutertss who take LPU students with them. check the stats from the below:
- Global Placements: 1000+
- Fortune 500: 600+
- Multinational Companies: 500+
- One day single Placements: 610 by cognizant
Besides this many well-known companies take part in placement drives od the LPU like Yahoo, SAP, BOSCH, Wipro and much more. Check more details of the companies in the placement tab of the official website.
Official Website: www.lpu.in
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