LPUNEST 2021 - Application Form (Out), Admission, Eligibility, Syllabus & Admit Card

Last Modified on : 19 Jan 2022


Lovely Professional University conducts the National Eligibility and Scholarship Test (NEST) for admission to various UG  and PG level courses offered by the University. These courses are engineering, Management, Law, Agriculture, Hotel Management, etc. The courses we will be covering in this article is engineering. The LPUNEST exam is conducted in two phases. The applications are released separately for phases. Interested candidates can access the application form through the official website. Candidates who secure the cut-off marks are called for the counselling process. For complete details related to the LPUNEST 2021 viz. application process, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, result, and counselling, check out the complete article.

LPUNEST 2021 Latest Update -

  • LPU NEST 2021 Schedule-II Application Process has been started from 1st April 2021.
  • The last date for submitting the application form for LPUNEST 2021 has been extended till 31st March 2021.
  • The exam will be conducted from 20th March to 5th April 2021. Apply now

LPUNEST 2020 Quick Overview

Exam Name

Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test (LPU NEST)

Exam conducting authority

Lovely Professional University (LPU)

Official website


Exam level

University level

Exam occurrence

Once in a year

Exam duration

2 hours 30 minutes

Medium of Question Paper

English and Hindi

LPUNEST Exam 2021 Important Dates

The important dates for the LPUNEST 2021 exam are as under -

LPUNEST 2021 Events

Schedule-I Dates

Schedule-II Dates

Application process begins

1st January 2021

1st April 2021

Application process ends

31st March 2021 (Extended)

30th April 2021

Slot Booking begins

15th February 2021 onwards

10th April 2021


20th March to 5th April 2021

1st May 2021


10th April 2021

To be announced

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LPUNEST 2021 Counselling Schedule

Counselling (Round 1)

Filling of Preferences

15th to 20th April 2021

Seat allotment

22nd April 2021


22nd to 30th April 2021

Counselling (Round 2)

Filling of Preferences

15th to 20th April 2021

Seat allotment

22nd April 2021


22nd to 30th April 2021

LPUNEST Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

The exam pattern for the LPUNEST 2021 B.Tech. admission is as follows:


Number of Questions





Mathematics/ Biology






Marking Scheme - For Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/ Biology, 4 marks will be awarded for the correct response. For English, 2 marks will be awarded for every correct response.

LPUNEST Syllabus 2021

The syllabus for the LPUNEST 2021 exam is as mentioned:

  • Physics - Kinematics, Gravitation and Oscillations, Motion, Electricity Magnetism, Thermal Physics, Electrical and Electronics, Atomic Structure and Optics.
  • Mathematics - Algebra, Geometry, Limit, Integration and Differentiation, Matrices, Vectors and Reasoning, Permutation- Combination and Binomial Theorem, Probability and Trigonometry.
  • Chemistry - Solutions, Chemical Kinetics and Surface Chemistry, Atomic Structure, States of Matter and Thermodynamics, p, d, and f-block elements and environmental chemistry, Hydrogen and s-block elements, Oxygen, Nitrogen, Polymer and Bio-Molecules, Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry.
  • English - Associate Language Skills, Grammar, Common Errors, Comprehension Passages.
  • Biology - Plant Physiology, Diversity and Structural Organisation, Human Physiology, Ecology and Environment, Reproduction, Genetics and Evolution, Biology, Biotechnology and Human Welfare.

LPUNEST Exam 2021 Eligibility


Candidates must an Indian citizen.


Candidates must have passed or appearing in class 12th from CBSE/ ICSE/ state boards or any other recognised board. Candidates must have secured a minimum aggregate of 60% marks in class 12th with Physics, Mathematics, and English.

Subjects considered for B.Tech. Biotechnology (BT), B.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering), B.Tech. (Food Technology)

Chemistry, Physics, English and either Biology, Math, or Biotechnology.

Subjects considered for B.Tech. Petroleum Engineering and B.Tech. Chemical Engineering

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English.

LPUNEST Exam 2021 Application Process

Candidates can fill the LPUNEST 2021 application form via online mode at the official website. The application forms must be submitted from 1st January to 31st March 2021. Here is the complete process for filling the application form:

Steps to Fill the LPUNEST Application Form

The LPUNEST applications can be completed in the following phases:

  • Registration
  • Application Fee Payment
  • Completing the application form
  • Uploading scanned images
  • Submitting the application form


  • Visit the official website at https://nest.lpu.in.
  • Click on the ‘Apply Now’ link on the top of the page.
  • Select the ‘B.Tech.’ programme.
  • Enter your name, select gender, enter your email ID, mobile number, select state, and click on the ‘APPLY NOW’ button.
  • After successful registration, a registration ID will be generated and sent to the registered mobile number and email ID.

Application Fee Payment

After successful registration, candidates are required to pay the application fee. The application fee can be paid online using a credit card/ debit card/ internet banking. The application fee details are as under:




General, OBC, SC, ST


₹ 800

General, OBC, SC, ST


₹ 500

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Completing the LPUNEST application form

After successful payment of the application fee, candidates must complete the application form by filling in the required details. Enter personal, academic, and contact information. Applications with incomplete information will be rejected.

Uploading scanned images

Upload the scanned images of your photograph, Aadhaar card/ Birth Certificate, and other important documents.

Submitting the application form

  • Candidates must submit the completely filled-in application form before the last date of submission.
  • Take a print of the filled application form for future reference.

Other Details

LPUNEST 2021 Slot Booking

Candidates are provided with the option of booking the exam slots. In the slot booking process, candidates are required to select the exam centre, timing, and date for the exam as per the availability. The slot booking process will be online from 15th February 2021 onwards. The admit card will be issued only to those candidates who will book the exam slots successfully. The slots are issued on a first-come-first-serve basis.

LPUNEST Admit Card 2021

The LPUNEST 2021 admit card will be issued after booking the slots for the exam. The admit cards can be downloaded using the login ID and password. The LPUNEST hall ticket will contain information such as name, date and time, exam venue, course, and exam day instructions. Candidates are required to carry the admit card to the examination centre for appearing in the exam.

LPUNEST Result 2021

Lovely Professional University (LPU) will announce the LPUNEST 2021 result on the official website. Candidates can access their scorecards for the exam through their login ID and password. The ranks will be allotted on the basis of the marks secured by the candidates. Candidates are required to appear for the counselling process on the basis of their ranks. Here are the steps to check the result:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Enter the ID and password.
  • Download the scorecard.
  • Take a print of the scorecards for future reference.

LPUNEST 2021 result will also be sent to the candidate’s registered email ID.

LPUNEST Counselling 2020

LPUNEST 2021 counselling process will be online. The counselling process will be conducted in three rounds. The seats are allotted based on the ranks secured by candidates, preferred course, and seat availability. After seat allotment, candidates are required to pay the initial fee of ₹ 10,000 for seat confirmation and download the allotment letter. Candidates are required to appear for the document verification process on the date specified on the allotment letter. After the document verification process, candidates must submit the remaining fee amount for admission.

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