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LPU NEST MBA Exam 2024 - Registration, Syllabus, Pattern & Other Details

LPU NEST MBA Exam 2024 - Registration, Syllabus, Pattern & Other Details

Edited By Anusha Bhalotia | Updated on Jul 01, 2024 02:45 PM IST | #LPU NEST

LPU NEST MBA 2024 - The Lovely Professional University conducts the university-level LPUNEST MBA Entrance Exam followed by an interview for admission to various MBA programmes offered by the university. LPU released the LPU NEST 2024 application form on October 16, 2023. The authority has announced the LPUNEST MBA exam date 2024 for the February cycle on its official website. According to the schedule, the LPU NEST MBA exam will be conducted from January 20 to February 5, 2024. Read the article to know all the details about LPU MBA admission 2024 such as important dates, the admission process, etc.

LPU NEST MBA 2024: Highlights

Features

Details

Name of the Exam

Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test MBA

Name of conducting body

Lovely Professional University

Category of Exam

Postgraduate

Exam type

University level

Periodicity

Multiple times

Test purpose

Test for admission and scholarship into LPU

Duration of exam

2 hours 30 minutes

Pattern of exam

Multiple choice questions( MCQs)

LPUNEST form fees
  • With Soft Copy: INR 1000 (Boys) | INR 500 (Girls)
  • With Hard Copy: INR 1500 (Boys) | INR 1000 (Girls)

Mode of exam

Online Remotely Proctored Exam or Test Center-Based Exam

Sections in exam

Four sections namely:

  • Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

  • General Awareness

  • Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

  • Quantitative Aptitude

Seat reservation

As per the regulations of the Indian Government

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LPU NEST Exam Dates for MBA

The entrance exam for MBA in LPU will be conducted in both online and offline mode. So, the test takers can take the LPU NEST 2024 either online from home or at a test centre at their convenience.

Candidates can check the entire schedule of the LPU NEST MBA released by Lovely Professional University regarding the LPUNEST MBA exam dates, LPU NEST MBA application form, result dates, and more.

LPU NEST MBA Exam Dates

LPU NEST MBA EventsFebruary Schedule (Test Centre Based)
Online Registration Started onOctober 16, 2023
LPU MBA Admission 2024 Last DateJanuary 15, 2024
Slot Booking for online examinationJanuary 1, 2024 onwards
Date of ExaminationJanuary 20 to February 5, 2024
Display of ResultWithin 48 working hours
Slot Booking Dates for InterviewWithin 2-7 days after the declaration of LPUNEST result
Result for InterviewWithin 24 working hours
Last Date of AdmissionFebruary 20, 2024

Note- Students will be able to proceed for integrated MBA admission only after the qualifying test & interview.

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LPU NEST MBA Eligibility Criteria 2024

Candidates are required to fulfill the LPUNEST MBA eligibility criteria in order to apply for admission to Lovely Professional University. Given below are the criteria for LPUNEST MBA 2024:

Nationality

  • A candidate must be a citizen of India

Qualification

  • Applicants appearing for LPUNEST MBA should have either completed or shall be appearing in 2024, in the final examination of Graduation from the University Grants Commission (UGC) recognized University, Institution, college, etc.

  • To appear for various programmes under MBA, candidates are required to have a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate in a bachelor’s degree (any discipline) or any professional degree like Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), Company Secretary (CS), Chartered Accountants (CA) and so forth

  • Age limit - There is no age prescribed to apply for LPU NEST MBA 2024

Note - Sikkim/ North East state/ Defence personnel/ Kashmir migrant students will be given 5% relaxation.

  • Also, candidates belonging to the A/A+ category as per Sports Scholarship will be given a 10% relaxation.

  • If the candidate falls in both categories then relaxation will be given only in one aspect.

LPUNEST MBA Application Form 2024

Lovely Professional University released the application form for LPUNEST MBA now for MBA 2024 admissions. Candidates can fill out the LPUNEST MBA application form in online mode. LPU MBA application fee for male category candidates is Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 for female candidates.

Steps to fill LPU NEST Application form

Step 1: Click on the official link that is - https://nest.lpu.in/mba

Step 2: Register by entering the personal details like login ID, phone number, gender, etc

Step 3: Click on the tab ‘Register now'

Step 4: Next, visit the LPU admission login page by clicking on the tab ‘Login’

Step 5: Enter the email ID/ phone number and password generated

Step 6: Click on the tab ‘Login’

Step 7: Fill out the LPUNEST MBA application form

Step 8: Upload the scanned documents such as scanned copies of the photograph, birth certificate/Aadhaar card, and certificate of the qualifying exam as per the specifications mentioned by the university

Step 9: Submit the LPUNEST MBA application form

LPU NEST Application Form Fee

Option 1: Online Mode

Applicants can apply for LPUNEST through the University Website (Online Banking facility required).

Applicants have two options (a) get a soft copy of the LPUNEST kit or (b) get a hard copy of the LPUNEST kit:

  • The cost of the Application form and Soft copy of the LPUNEST Kit is ₹1000 (for Boys) and ₹500 (for Girls).
  • The cost of the Application form and hard copy of the LPUNEST Kit is ₹1500 (for Boys) and ₹1000 (for Girls).

Note: For online application, Applicant should have an Online Banking facility through Net banking/Debit card/ Credit card/UPI/Payment wallets.

Option 2: Offline Mode

An applicant may obtain an LPUNEST Kit from the University Campus / Camp Offices or any other prescribed place by paying cash. The cost of the Application form and hard copy of the LPUNEST Kit is ₹1500 (for Boys) and ₹1000 (for Girls).

LPUNEST MBA Slot Booking

Once the candidates have submitted their LPUNEST application forms, they are required to book a slot to appear in LPUNEST 2024. Aspirants will get permission to appear in the exam as per the slot booked by them. If any candidate forgets to exercise the slot booking then his/her slot will be booked automatically.

LPUNEST MBA Exam Centres 2024

LPUNEST MBA exam will be conducted as a Test Center Based Exam and Online Remotely Proctored LPUNEST exam from home. The exam centres are the test cities where candidates will have to appear for the LPUNEST MBA exam. Given below is a list of LPUNEST MBA exam centres.

Exam Centres for LPU NEST MBA

ANDAMAN & NICOBAR

ARUNACHAL PRADESH

PORT BLAIRITANAGAR
ANDHRA PRADESHASSAM
VIJAYAWADADIBRUGARH
TIRUPATHIGUWAHATI
GUNTURSILCHAR
VISAKHAPATNAMJORHAT
KURNOOLBIHAR
NELLOREPATNA
KAKINADA

MUZAFFARPUR

KADAPAGAYA
ANANTAPURPURNEA
BHIMAVARAMBHAGALPUR
ELURU

DARBHANGA

RAJAHMUNDRYBEGUSARAI
ONGOLESIWAN
SRIKAKULAMCHAPRA
VIZIANAGARAM

CHANDIGARH

CHATTISGARH

CHANDIGARH

BHILAIGOA
BILASPUR (CG)MARGAO
RAIPURPANAJI
RAJNANDGAONGUJARAT
KORBA

AHMEDABAD

HIMACHAL PRADESHSURAT
DHARAMSHALAVADODARA
HAMIRPURCHANGA
MANDIRAJKOT
SHIMLA

GANDHIDHAM

BILASPUR (HP)HARYANA
CHAMBAAMBALA
PALAMPURGURUGRAM
SOLANHISAR
JAMMU & KASHMIRKARNAL
JAMMUROHTAK
SRINAGARSIRSA
JHARKHANDFARIDABAD
DHANBADPANIPAT
JAMSHEDPUR

KURUKSHETRA

RANCHISONIPAT
BOKARO

YAMUNA NAGAR

HAZARIBAGHBHIWANI
MADHYA PRADESH

KARNATAKA

INDOREBENGALURU
BHOPALBELGAUM
JABALPUR

MANGALORE

GWALIORMYSORE
REWABELLARY
RATLAM

DAVANAGERE

MAHARASHTRAKERALA
AURANGABAD

MALAPPURAM

KOLHAPURKOZHIKODE
MUMBAICOCHIN
NAGPUR

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

NASHIKTHRISSUR
NAVI MUMBAIERNAKULAM
PUNEKOTTAYAM
THANEKOLLAM
SANGLIPALAKKAD
JALGAONALUVA
MANIPURKANNUR
IMPHAL

RAJASTHAN

MEGHALAYABIKANER
SHILLONGJAIPUR
MIZORAMJODHPUR
AIZAWLKOTA
NAGALAND

SRI GANGANAGAR

DIMAPURUDAIPUR
KOHIMASIKAR
NEW DELHIALWAR
DELHIAJMER
ORISSASIKKIM
BERHAMPURGANGTOK
BHUBANESWAR

TAMIL NADU

ROURKELACHENNAI
SAMBALPUR

COIMBATORE

BALASOREERODE
CUTTACKTRICHY
KEONJHARVELLORE
BARIPADAMADURAI
PUDUCHERRYSALEM
PONDICHERRYNAGERCOIL
PUNJABTIRUNELVELI
BATHINDADINDIGUL
PATHANKOT

UTTAR PRADESH

PATIALAAGRA
AMRITSARALIGARH
LUDHIANAALLAHABAD
MOHALIBAREILLY
ABOHAR

GORAKHPUR

SANGRUR

GREATER NOIDA

UTTARAKHANDJHANSI
DEHRADUNKANPUR
HALDWANILUCKNOW
HARIDWAR

MORADABAD

WEST BENGAL

MUZAFFARNAGAR

KHARAGPURNOIDA
KOLKATARAEBARELI
MALDAVARANASI
SILIGURIMEERUT
DURGAPURGHAZIABAD
ASANSOL

SAHARANPUR

TELANGANABIJNOR
HYDERABADMATHURA
KARIMNAGARFAIZABAD
KHAMMAM

SHAHJAHANPUR

SECUNDERABADSITAPUR
WARANGALGONDA
NALGONDAAZAMGARH
NIZAMABADJAUNPUR
TRIPURAAMROHA
AGARTALAETAWAH

LPUNEST MBA Admit Card

Candidates who will book their LPUNEST test slot themselves will get their e-hall ticket immediately after booking it through the online test booking system. LPU NEST MBA 2024 admit card is a necessary document that is required to be carried on the day of the examination, without which test-takers cannot appear for the examination. Aspirants must download the LPUNEST MBA admit card from the official website before the last date as the university will not be sending the hard copies to candidates.

Steps to download LPU NEST MBA admit card

Step 1: Visit the official website, that is, https://nest.lpu.in/mba

Step 2: Click on the ‘Admit Card’ tab

Step 3: Login using the application number and password

Step 4: Click and download the LPUNEST MBA admit card

Step 5: Take a printout and keep it for future reference

LPU NEST MBA Exam Pattern

LPUNEST MBA exam will be conducted in online mode for a duration of two hours and thirty minutes. LPU NEST MBA exam pattern comprises multiple-choice questions asked from Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, General Awareness, Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension, and Quantitative Aptitude. Candidates can check the detailed exam pattern of LPUNEST MBA below.

LPUNEST MBA exam pattern

Subjects

Number of Questions

Marks for a correct answer

Maximum Marks

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

30

4

120

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

20

4

80

General Awareness

10

4

40

Quantitative Aptitude20480

Total

80

-

320

LPU NEST MBA Syllabus

The syllabus of LPU Nest consists of various topics asked from sections such as Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, General Awareness, Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension, and Quantitative Aptitude. The syllabus of the LPU NEST exam is defined by Lovely Professional University (LPU) and remains the same every year apart from slight changes in the number of topics. The way to ace the LPUNEST MBA test is by getting familiar with the detailed syllabus of the LPUNEST MBA. Candidates can check the same below:

LPU NEST MBA Syllabus: Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

Grammar

Antonyms

Synonyms

One word substitution

Word Analogies

Idioms and Phrases

Sentence Correction

Error finding Exercises

Comprehension Passages

Para jumbles


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LPUNEST MBA Syllabus for General Awareness

Science Invention and Discoveries

Indian History

Indian Politics

Indian Economy

Sports Events

Who is Who

Financial and Economic News

International and National Legal Development

Important Days and Weeks

Abbreviations

Current National and International affairs

Organization

Awards and Honours

Books and Authors

LPUNEST MBA Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude

Number System

Profit and Loss
Discount

LCM and HCF
Speed, Time and Distance

Percentages
Time and Work

Ratio and Proportion
Averages

Quadratic Equations & Linear Equations
Complex Numbers

Simple and Compound Interest


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LPUNEST MBA Syllabus for Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

Blood Relations

Clocks and Calendars
Syllogism

Series
Statements

Venn Diagram
Data Arrangement,

Data Structures
Family Tree

Bar Graphs
Sets & Caselets

Data Sufficiency


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LPUNEST MBA Result

Candidates can check LPUNEST MBA results within 48 working hours. The result of LPUNEST MBA can be accessed via login credentials, that is, user ID and password. LPU will declare results in the form of a scorecard. The authorities will also send the result to the registered email IDs of the candidates.

Steps to Check LPUNEST MBA Result

Step 1: Visit the official website of LPUNEST

Step 2: Look for the result link and click on it

Step 3: Candidates have to provide their LPUNEST user ID and password

Step 4: Click on “Submit”

Step 5: The result will be displayed on the screen

Step 6: Candidates must download and take a printout of their results for future reference

Details Mentioned on LPUNEST MBA scorecard

Following are the details printed on a candidate's LPUNEST MBA scorecard:

  • Candidate's name

  • Application number

  • Session appeared for

  • Course selected

  • Overall score

  • Section-wise score

  • Pass status

  • LPUNEST rank

  • Scholarship bracket

LPUNEST MBA Cutoff

Once the result of the LPUNEST MBA is declared, the authorities will release the cutoff. Candidates who qualify for the cutoff will be called for further selection rounds on the basis of their marks in the LPU MBA scholarship test.

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LPUNEST MBA Selection Procedure

The shortlisted candidates will be called for the next phase which is a selection round that consists of a Personal Interview (PI). Students will be evaluated on the parameters like communication skills, career orientation, aspirations and goals, and general awareness.

Candidate can opt. for any preferred interview slot within 2-7 days after the declaration of the LPUNEST result. The final result of the interview will be declared within 24 working hours.

LPU offers India’s largest private Scholarship scheme. The objective of the scheme is to realize vast talents that may be hidden because of financial constraints. (Under this scheme in the last five years LPU has awarded more than 30,000 students 300+ crore scholarships).

Candidates can check below the basis on which LPU scholarship is provided

  • Special scholarship of toppers of education board

  • Fee concession for Defence, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) personnel and their dependents.

  • On the basis of percentage in the qualifying exam

  • Performance in sports, Cultural activities, R&D, and Bravery awards.

LPU MBA Scholarship

Lovely Professional University strongly believes that financial constraints should not be an obstacle for a student to get a quality education. Hence the university offers India's largest private scholarship scheme. The objective of the scheme is to realize the vast talent that is hidden due to financial constraints. Under this scheme, the LPU MBA Scholarship worth INR 100+ crore was awarded to students last year alone.

On The basis of performance in the LPUNEST MBA

The categories of scholarship are based on performance in LPUNEST MBA. The cut-off for each category will be declared with the result of the respective schedule. The LPU MBA scholarship details are as per the following table:

Percentage SlabFor MBA, MBA (Hospital & Healthcare Management), International Business, and MBA (1+1 International Credit Transfer)) Scholarship amount (per semester) (in INR )For MBA (Supply Chain & Logistics), MBA (Business Analytics, and MBA (Financial Markets) Scholarship amount (per semester) (in INR)
LPUNEST (MBA) score more than or equal to Category I cut-offINR 60000/- (i.e. 30% of Programme Fee)INR 75000/- (i.e. 30% of Programme Fee)
LPUNEST (MBA) score more than or equal to Category II cut-offINR 50000/- (i.e. 25% of Programme Fee)INR 62500/- (i.e. 25% of Programme Fee)
LPUNEST (MBA) score more than or equal to Category III cut-offINR 40000/- (i.e. 20% of Programme Fee)INR 50000/- (i.e. 20% of Programme Fee)

In addition to LPU MBA scholarships are available on the basis of:

  • Performance or Rank in National Level Test
  • Percentage in Qualifying Exam / Qualification Previous to Eligibility Qualification
  • Special Scholarship for Toppers of Education Board
  • Performance in Sports, Cultural, R&D, Co-curricular, Social Service and Bravery Awards
  • Financial Aid to Orphans
  • Financial Aid – Need-Based
  • Financial Aid for Serving/ Retired Defence/ CAPF/ Para- Military Personnel and their Dependents
  • Financial Aid to Persons with Certain Disability

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. What is the last date of admission for LPU NEST MBA 2024?

The last date for admission to LPU NEST MBA 2024 for the February schedule is February 20.

2. What is the mode in which the LPUNEST exam will be conducted?

LPUNEST MBA will be conducted as a Test Center Based Exam and Online Remotely Proctored LPUNEST exam from home

3. What is the LPUNEST MBA application form fee?

The application fee for male category candidates is Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 for female candidates.

4. What is the exam pattern of LPU NEST MBA 2024?

LPU NEST MBA exam pattern will consist of multiple choice questions. The questions will be divided into four sections - Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, General Awareness, Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension, and Quantitative Aptitude

5. Can I register in offline mode?

Yes candidates can fill the application form via offline mode also.

6. What is the duration of LPUNEST MBA 2024 exam?

The duration of the test is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

7. When will the interviews start?

Candidates can opt for any preferred interview slot within 2-7 days after the declaration of the LPUNEST result 2024.

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For LPUNEST exam, students will prepare with full of concentration and hard work. Students collect study material to crack LPUNEST exam. It is proctor based test of 3 hours. In that, students should also take care about the negative marking in exam. For this you should focus on your 4 major subjects which is related to your previous studies.

  1. I am providing you link here for applying the LPUNEST exam: LPU Entrance Exam LPUNEST 2022 (https://nest.lpu.in/main.aspx?_gl=1*1wea0ji*_gcl_aw*R0NMLjE2NTQyNDY5NDYuQ2owS0NRanc0dWFVQmhDOEFSSXNBTlV1RGpXU1kzbEF4NmZYQTZLR20tWklLZXZZR3BBMUQ4RXVfZU1IdU1jVFRqU01YRVB0dUE4Q2h0QWFBcm5xRUFMd193Y0I) .
  2. Here, I give you link for syllabus to crack LPUNEST exam and achieve good scholarship: UG Business, Journalism, Education & Computer Applications Programmes (https://nest.lpu.in/ug-business/syllabus.php)
  3. Under Graduate Programmes | LPUNEST (https://nest.lpu.in/ug-business/sample_questions.php) in that link you will check previous year question that will help you during studies.
  4. THANK YOU!

Hi there, it seems that you will get the program of your choice. Since you have cleared your exam. Soon university will call you for counselling. The things will become clear once you reach there. Good Luck

Dear aspirant,

Congratulations for qualifying LPUNEST exam and now I shall be giving the eligibility criteria as:

Candidates must have received a minimum of 60% overall in Physics, Mathematics, and English in their 10+2 exams in order to be considered for admission. However, if a candidate's qualifying exam was given in English or a language equivalent, they can still qualify even if they haven't studied English as a subject.

I hope this will solve your doubt

Additionally, candidates from North-Eastern states, Sikkim, as well as for Defence Personnel and Their Dependents, and Wards of Kashmiri Migrants, are given a 5% relaxation in the minimum mark requirement.

Hello Aspirant, Hope you are doing well

LPU offers nine integrated programmes to the students across Engineering, Science, Education, Commerce, Management and Law streams.


Eligibility for Diploma Programs

Pass with 50% aggregate marks in 10th or equivalent from a school recognized by a recognized school board.

Eligibility for Bachelors / Undergraduate Programs

Pass with 60% aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent from a school recognized by a recognized school board.

Therefore,you have to pass you previous academics with 60% but you have stated that you have passed with 49% which was not met with the eligibility criteria.But there might be a chance as you have scored well in entrance exam conducted by LPU.So once directly contact with the management of LPU through the details available in their official website.

For further details visit this
https://happenings.lpu.in/how-to-get-admission-in-lpu/

Hope this helps you
All the best

hi kalpesh,

you can definitely apply for lpunest exam for BE computer science. LPUNEST is National Entrance and Scholarship Test for admission to various programmes in Lovely Professional University. 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.

LPU is dedicated to offering an inclusive and accessible learning environment that caters to diverse learning needs. While disability support services provide appropriate accommodations for students with disabilities, the university's curriculum is designed to consider different learning styles and abilities, ensuring inclusivity.


You can easily register for the same by visiting the website of LPU.

Hope this information helps you.

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