Chayanika , 30 Jan 2018
Yes, LPU is a Deemed University. Lovely Professional University (LPU) was created under the Punjab State Private University Act 2005. LPU is recognised by University Grants Commission (UGC), under section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956. As per Hon'ble Supreme Court ruling AICTE approval is not required for a university to run a course in technical education. LPU is a UGC approved university, which has made a mark in the field of education and changed the face of education in India
LPU has not deemed university as it is a private university and recognized by UGC
Lovely Professional University is private university and recognized by the University Grants Commission(UGC), a statutory body of the Government of India, the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), the Council of Architecture (COA) and approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI). It is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). Internationally, LPU is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).
LPU is a completely approved private university as it has moved beyond the âdeemedâ university tag.