UGC and other Recognitions

University Grant Commission (UGC)
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is duly recognized by the University  Grants Commission (UGC) vide Notification No. F.9-10/2006 (CPP-1) dated 1 Nov, 2006 and is included in the list of universities maintained by the University Grants Commission under section-2 (f) of UGC Act 1956.

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Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Distance Education Council (DEC)
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is recognized by Distance Education Council (DEC) for open and distance learning.

National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), a statutory body for determination and maintenance of standards for teacher education programmes

Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)
Lovely Institute of Technology (Pharmacy) is approved by Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), a statutory body under Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Government of India, for B.Pharmacy programme.

Council of Architecture (COA)
Lovely Institute of Technology (Architecture) is approved by Council of Architecture (COA), a statutory body of the Government of India constituted under the provisions of Architecture Act, 1972, for B.Architecture programme.

Bar Council of India (BCI)
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is recognized by Bar Council of India (BCI) for conferring degree of law for: B.A LL.B (Hons) Integrated Programme, B.A LL.B Integrated Programme, LL.B Programme.

Association/Membership/Participation listing (as a Score/Rank user and as a counseling participant, wherever applicable)

  • CAT
  • GMAT
  • TOEFL
  • XAT
  • IIFT- MBA
  • IELTS
  • MAT
  • GRE
  • GATE
  • SAT
  • AIEEE

Memberships and Accreditations of International Bodies and Associations
Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a member of the following international bodies and associations:

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Click here to view
The Institute of International Education, New York Click here to view
The Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP), Thailand Click here to view
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, USA Click here to view