2021 Oct 8
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is the largest single campus university in India entailing an enormous diversity of more than 35,000 students from 70 countries including Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Russia, China, Africa, Venezuela etc. LPU offers 200+ varied programs ranging from the undergraduate level to Doctorate to D.Litt. with the incorporation of excellent teaching-learning, research & training, internationalisation, entrepreneurship and leadership. The university campus also exhibits rich diversity of over 4000 academic staff that possesses commendable experience of industry and academia.
TOP RANKED UNIVERITY
LPU has been ranked in top Universities in India by NIRF and globally by Times Higher Education rankings 2021. LPU is recognised by the University Grant Commission (UGC), Sri Lanka and also holds membership in the Association of Commonwealth Universities and International Association of Universities. It offers world recognised education covering all kinds of courses at all levels to ensure that the students are recognised across the globe.
ONE OF THE SAFEST CAMPUSES IN THE WORLD
The campus is secured with about 3500 CCTV cameras and around the clock security, assuring a very safe environment for the students all the time.
ONE OF THE LARGEST RESIDENTIAL CAPACITIES IN THE WORLD
LPU owns one of the largest hostel facilities in the world with more than 24,000 students residing in the campus hostels.
ONE OF THE MOST HIGH-TECH CAMPUS
Along with unmatchable education, LPU offers its students a world-class state-of-the-art infrastructure including smart classrooms, intelligently structured laboratories, a well-equipped nine-story library and Mac, SAP and Google labs.
The university has developed a common online platform called ‘University Management System’ (UMS) that provides the students, parents and faculty members with all essential small and big details like syllabus, date sheets, examination results, attendance, assignment scores, payment status, etc. over the internet and also through a phone application. The UMS can be accessed just by a simple login from anywhere in the world. LPU Touch app is also there.
LPU WORKING WITH MINISTRY OF HIGHER EDUCATION SRI LANKA
LPU works under the guidance of the Ministry of Higher Education, Sri Lanka and works closely with the Sri Lanka Institute of Textile & Apparel (SLITA) and the University of Sri Jayawardenapura. At the same time, it is in discussion with the University of Colombo, the Open University of Sri Lanka and Sri Lanka Institute of Advanced Technological Education (SLIATE) to strengthen its long term relationship with Sri Lanka.
MOST FAVORABLE HIGHER INTUITION OF SRI LANKAN STUDENTS
It is a second home for more than 250 Sri Lankan students, most of the students are performing really well in their studies and getting above 9 CGPA on 10 scale. They excel not only in academics but also enjoy LPU’s vast variety of extra-curricular activities like sports, traditional dance, music, etc. They also participate and represent Sri Lanka in its world-renowned events and fests like One World, Spectra, Youthvibe, and more such.
SRI LANKAN STUDENTS CELEBRATE LOCAL EVENTS AT LPU
Sri Lankan students celebrate Sinhala-Tamil New year, Vesak Festival and other traditional festivities that are also enjoyed and adored by Indian students and students of all the other nationalities in the campus. They can thus resonate with the world’s beautiful variety of cultures at the LPU campus.
LPU STUDENTS PERFORMING WELL IN OLYMPICS
Eleven students from LPU have represented the country at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. The players have represented the nation in Wrestling, Hockey Athletics and Paralympics. This is the highest number of students ever to get selected to any Indian Olympic contingent, from an Indian Private University.
Mr. Aman Mittal, Director International Affairs of LPU shared, “Being a global university, we at LPU motivate our international students to showcase their culture and values at the mega-fests like One World. This celebration of diversity indeed helps students in strengthening bonds of unity in diversity and also in imbibing global understanding.” Talking about Sri Lankan students, Mr. Mittal continued; “I’m happy to receive Sri Lankan students at LPU campus. Our university is contributing in furthering the cause of higher education of Sri Lankan students by taking many required steps. I anticipate that LPU and Ministry of Higher Education Sri Lanka will have strong understanding in future too.”
Admission for the academic year 2021 commenced with up to 50% scholarships on tuition fees for all the Sri Lankan students offered based on their O/L and A/L results. Students who register early get more benefits apart from the scholarship on tuition fee till the 31st October 2021.