LPU Jalandhar PhD Admission 2022


Lovely Professional University (LPU) Jalandhar announces Admission to PhD Program for Session 2022, Apply now

LPU PhD Admission 2022 – Lovely Professional University (LPU) Jalandhar invites application for admission to the PhD Program through an entrance test LPUNEST (PhD) for the academic session 2022 (August).


Departments offering Full Time PhD Programs

  • Aerospace Engineering; Agronomy; Ayurvedic Pharmacy; Biochemistry; Biotechnology; Botany; Chemical Engineering; Chemistry; Clinical Biochemistry; Clinical Microbiology; Design; Electrical Engineering; Electronics and Communication Engineering; Entomology; Fine Arts; Food Science and Technology; Genetics and Plant Breeding; Geospatial Information Science and Technology; History; Journalism and Mass Communication; Law; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering; Microbiology; Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering; Performing Arts-Music; Performing Arts-Theatre; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Pharmaceutics; Pharmacognosy; Pharmacology; Physical Education; Physics; Planning; Plant Pathology; Psychology; Public Administration; Punjabi; Sociology; Soil Science and Agriculture Chemistry; Zoology; Horticulture (Fruit Science); Horticulture (Vegetable Science)


LPU PhD Admission Dates 2022 

Spring Term Schedule

  • Online Registration starts on  29th September 2022
  • Last date of Registration : 24th November 2022*
  • Dates of Entrance Test# : 25th and 27th November 2022
  • Result of LPUNEST (Ph.D.) : 3rd December 2022
  • Interview Slot Booking : 3rd to 6th December 2022
  • Interview Schedule : 9th to 14th December 2022
  • Result of Interview : 20th December 2022
  • Last Date of Admission : 10th January 2023


Eligibility Criteria for LPU PhD Admission 2022

  • Master’s degree with 55%* marks in aggregate in a relevant discipline or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST and Interview.
  • Other conditions, as prescribed in the Guidelines for Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programs.
  • 5% relaxation to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer) / differently-abled candidates


LPU PhD Admission  Application Process 2022

  • Eligible candidates can apply online only through the official website https://nest.lpu.in/phd/
  • Applicants can apply for LPUNEST without purchasing LPUNEST Kit.
  • Apply through the University Website https://nest.lpu.in/
  • For online application, Applicants should have Online Banking facility through Net banking / Debit card / Credit card.
  • Applicants may obtain LPUNEST Kit from University Campus or any other prescribed place by paying cash.


Application Fee

  • For Boys: Rs.500/-
  • For Girls: Rs.250/-
  • Mode of Payment: Through online Net banking/ Debit card/ Credit card.


Selection Process

  • An applicant will be shortlisted for an interview on the basis of his/ her score in the entrance examination LPUNEST (Ph.D.).
  • The final selection for admission in Ph.D. will be based on the performance in Entrance Test (70% weightage) and Interview (30% weightage) subject to scoring minimum marks in the Interview.

Exemption from Entrance Test

  • Applicants who have qualified UGC (NET/ JRF)/ CSIR (NET/ JRF)/ ICAR (JRF/ SRF) examination/ SLET (Punjab only)/ GATE or GPAT score card/ ICAR (NET), SPM, Teacher Fellowship holder or passed M.Phil. Program (in Regular mode only) are exempted from LPUNEST (Ph.D.) but will have to fill the LPUNEST (Ph.D.) form and appear for the Interview


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website