Chandigarh, India (PressExposure) August 31, 2009 -- The credentials of Lovely Professional University, Phagwara have again been validated, this time by eminent magazine Competition Success Review (CSR). In collaboration with Global Human Resources Development Centre (GHRDC), CSR carried out an Engineering College Survey across the country, wherein LPU has been ranked as the 11th best amongst the list of "Engineering Colleges of Excellence" of the country. LPU is also the only private institution from Punjab that featured in the top 15 "Engineering Colleges of Excellence" across India.
The laurel has come close on the heels of other recognitions awarded to the Phagwara based University, which has also been ranked as the Best University Golden Lotus Award 2009 by Business Digest; 1st in Leading Technology Adopter by Electronics For You. The University has also been ranked as A++ University for MBA program by Business India and has been honoured by various other coveted awards of eminence. The CSR-GHRDC survey for 2009 for Engineering institutes including IITs and NITs was carried out across the country and institutes were adjudged on the basis of criterion like infrastructure (Physical & Academic), Faculty, Research, Consultancy, MDP & Others Programmes, Admission, Curriculum & Delivery System, Placement (Domestic & International /industry interface). What is impressive is that LPU scored points on all the parameters in a homogeneous way. The University scored a whooping 215.33 points in Placements/Industry Interface category, which is among the highest in the list. In fact, as far as infrastructure is concerned it has scored more than the 1st rank holder of the list.
With yet another feather in LPU's cap, its Chancellor Mr. Ashok Mittal said "Awards and honours no doubt make us feel good, but more so they have an effect of a motivator. They compel us to work harder towards achieving higher milestones of excellence. In this academic session, we have plans to usher in new far reaching steps that will help us to achieve student oriented goals in a more comprehensive and profound manner.
About LPU Started with a vision to be the global hub of professional and scholastic excellence, LPU is the largest university in India. LPU is a technology driven campus spread over 600 acres at an accessible location at the entry of Jallandhar city and has 24000 students from 23 states and 5 countries in over 150 programs. LPU provides a whole range of integrated, under graduate and post graduate courses in various disciplines. LPU is a progressive education provider focused to provide professional education to its students to fit well in the industry. The curriculum is revised continually by taking feedback from industry leaders and a host of trainings are conducted by professional training companies to evolve students into confident personalities. The industry relevant curriculum has helped LPU students get maximum placements even in recession. LPU got its 2500 students placed in the current year. LPU also has been one of the biggest recruiters at IIT and hired more than 200 students from IITs for various disciplines in LPU. The university displays a vast cultural diversity with students from 23 different states and five countries. Innovative curriculum, unmatched Pedagogy and vast infrastructure has made LPU featured among top schools in various categories Like: A++ Ranking by Business India, 2009 1st in Infrastructure in India by Financial Express, 2009 Awarded with Best University Golden Lotus Award by Business Digest, 2009 2nd Best University in North India by Financial Express, 2009 3rd Best University to be enrolled in further Studies by Business Barons, 2009 16th Best Private University (all India) by Times of India, 2009 29th India's Top B-School Brands by Business Barons, 2009