LPU Distance Education MBA/PGDM

LPU Distance Education MBA/PGDM Admission 2020

In the recent years, Lovely Professional University (LPU) – distance Education program has played a massive role in boosting the idea of distance education and balances it with the present professional endeavor. The university is recognized and accredited by University Grants Commission for Distance Education (UGC), National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP), Council of Architecture (COA), The Institution of Engineers (India), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Association of Indian Universities (AIU). LPU-DE (Distance education) has successfully established its over 155 study hubs throughout the country, where the it provides a world-class education and harbors expert faculties having years of experience in the field of academics, industry, and consultation along with academic support to the students. The candidates are find he distance education feasible as it imparts self-paced learning, multi-tasking opportunities especially for professionals, easily available simple, precise and informative study material and other resources, for aiding the distance education course by LPU Punjab. The details about the study centers are available at:


 Distance Education MBA/PGDM Course Offered by LPU

Subsequent specialized courses are offered in distance management program:

  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • International Business
  • Operations Management
  • Retail Management

The programs are designed as a 2 years course and divided into 4 semesters.

Semester Subjects
Semester 1

a. Business Environment

b. Managerial Economics

c. Management Practices & Organizational Behaviour

d. Advanced Communication Skills

e. Accounting For Managers

Semester  2

a. Research Methodology

b. Financial Management

c. Human Resource Management

d. Corporate and Business Laws

e. Marketing Management

Semester 3

a. Operation Management

b. Strategic Management

Besides these subjects on different specialized area are introduced in the curriculum

Semester 4

a. Operation  Research

b. Management Information system

Besides these subjects on different specialized area are introduced in the curriculum

Eligibility Criteria for Admission into LPU/PGDM Distance MBA

The Student should be Graduate in any discipline to take admission into LPU Distance MBA.

Entrance Test for Admission in MBA/PGDM Programme into LPU Distance MBA

The candidates are eligible to apply for the available courses on the basis of different entrance exams like CAT/GMAT/ MAT/ XAT / STATE LEVEL test scores. Candidates who have successfully qualified in IBSAT examination holds a GMAT score of 500 and above or have scored 60 or more percentile/percentage and above in CAT/ MAT/XAT/ STATE LEVEL test scores are considered as eligible candidates.

LPU Distance MBA/PGDM Admission Procedure

The eligible candidates are required to qualify the further selection process which comprises of group discussion followed by the Personal Interview. The final assortment of the students is based on the past academic record and performance of the candidates all together in group discussion and Personal Interview.

LPU Distance MBA/PGDM Fee Structure 2020

The fees structure for the above Business Administration courses are enlisted below:

Course Name MBA (Master of Business Administration)
Duration of the course 2-5Years
Eligibility Criteria Graduation in any discipline or equivalent
Programme Fee (per semester) Rs. 10400
Examination Fee (per semester) Rs. 1100
Study Material Fee (per semester) Rs. 1000

LPUNEST 2019:LPU MBA/PGDM Admission Important Dates 2020

LPUNEST 2020 Important Dates for MBA/PGDM Admission

Event Schedule-I Schedule-II
Online Registration Starts on 2nd week of September 2019 10th January 2020
Slot Booking for Online Examination 1st December 2019 1st March 2020
Last date of submission of Application for LPUNEST 9th January 2020* 31st March 2020*
Dates of Entrance Examination 10th January – 25th January 2020 10th April – 25th April 2020
Display of Result 31st January 2020 30th April 2020
Slot booking for Interview 31st January – 4th February 2020 30th April – 4th May 2020
Dates of Interview 5th February – 10th February 2020 4th May – 12th May 2020
Result for Interview 14th February 2020 14th May 2020
Date of Admission 14th February – 31st March 2020 14th May – 30th May 2020

LPU Distance MBA/PGDM Review and Ranking

Lovely Professional University is one of the top and high rated private universities in the country. The University is best known for its premiere education facilities and is the highly attended university in India. The distance learning MBA of the university has been approved and recognized by UGC and DEB. The LPU graduates are offered jobs in corporates such as Google, Amazon, IBM, Apple, Vodafone, etc.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – LPU Distance Learning MBA

Ques. 1. Is LPU good for Distance MBA ?

Ans:- LPU is the biggest private university in India offering various distance education programs like MBA Accredited under ACBSP (USA). Lovely Professional University is ranked No.2 by Ministry of Human Resource Government of India in Management.

Ques. 2. How to get admission in LPU for Online MBA?

Ans:- Candidate should be CAT/GMAT/ MAT/ XAT / STATE LEVEL test scores qualified. Followed by a group discussion and Personal Interview passed. 

Ques. 3. Is there any new guideline for LPU Distance MBA 2020-2021 batch?

Ans:- The application forms of LPUNEST 2020 for Phase 1 (Schedule 1) has been released and are available till March 31, 2020. For update students needs to visit the official  website nest.lpu.in. There is no such update available now. 

Ques. 4. What is the placement criterion of LPU?

Ans:- Candidates are placed in big coorperates such: Google, Amazon, IBM, Apple, Vodafone, etc. with an average package ranging from 4.8 LPA and the highest package is 28 LPA.

Ques. 5. Where have graduates from LPU ended up working?

Ans:- LPU students ended up working in organizations like Google, Amazon, IBM, Apple, Vodafone, Maxlife, Airtel, ClubManhindra, Wipro, Apollo, LIC, Toyota.