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LPU Design Admission 2024: Eligibility, Process, Pattern, Syllabus

LPU Design Admission 2024: Eligibility, Process, Pattern, Syllabus

Edited By Team Careers360 | Updated on May 17, 2024 12:36 PM IST | #B.Des

Lovely Professional University has started the Phase 2 admission process for the LPU Design course on May 1, 2024. Candidates seeking LPU design admission 2024 can register online at the official website - lpu.in. Registered candidates have to book a slot for the LPU design entrance exam 2024 from May 6 to 28.

LPU has concluded Phase 1 counselling for Round 2. The counselling dates for Round 2 were from May 8 to May 15, 2024. The authorities will release the result of allotment on May 17, 2024. Candidates will be alloted seat from May 17 to May 20. Earlier, round 1 counselling of LPU was held from May 6 to 7, 2024. The result of allotment for Phase 1 counselling of LPU was announced on May 8, 2024. The LPU BDes and MDes registration 2024 last date was March 25 for Phase 1. Registered candidates were able to book a slot for LPU design entrance exam 2024 from March 1 to 25. Moreover, as per LPU design exam date 2024, the entrance test for both BDes and MDes was held from March 26 to April 10. Continue reading for more details on how to apply for LPU design admission 2024.

LPU Design Entrance Exam 2024 Schedule

The authorities have announced the LPU design entrance exam dates 2024 for Phase 2. Earlier the LPU design entrance exam 2024 dates were announced for round 1 and 2. Candidates can below check LPU design admission dates 2024.

LPU Design Admission Dates 2024 - Phase 1

Events

LPU BDes admission dates

LPU MDes admission dates

Schedule 1



Online registration

January 26, 2024

January 26, 2024

Slot booking for online examination

February 3, 2024 onwards

February 3, 2024 onwards

Last date to apply and slot booking for examination

February 20, 2024

February 20, 2024

Entrance examination dates

From February 15 to February 29, 2024

From February 15 to February 29, 2024

Result of Exam

March 4, 2024

March 4, 2024

Online counselling and seat allocation

March 4 2024 onwards

March 4 2024 onwards

Schedule 2



LPU design admission registration start date

February 21, 2024

February 21, 2024

LPU Slot Booking start date

March 1, 2024 onwards

March 1, 2024 onwards

Last date for LPU design exam slot booking

March 25, 2024

March 25, 2024

LPU design entrance exam date 2024

From March 26 to April 10, 2024

From March 26 to April 10, 2024

LPU design exam result

April 15, 2024

April 15, 2024

Online counselling and seat allocation

April 15, 2024 onwards

April 15, 2024 onwards

Schedule 3

LPU design admission registration start date


April 1, 2024April 1, 2024
Slot Booking start dateApril 6, 2024 onwardsApril 6, 2024 onwards

Last date for LPU design exam slot booking


April 30, 2024April 30, 2024
LPU entrance examApril 15 to May 4, 2024April 15 to May 4, 2024
LPU resultsMay 6, 2024May 6, 2024
LPU Counselling and Seat allotmentMay 6th onwardsMay 6th onwards

LPU Counselling and Seat Allotment Dates - Phase 1

Counselling RoundsRound 1Round 2
Online seat PreferencesMay 6 to May 7, 2024May 8 to May 15, 2024
Result of AllotmentMay 8, 2024May 17, 2024
Date of AdmissionMay 8 to May 20, 2024May 17 to May 20, 2024.

LPU Design Admission Dates 2024 - Phase 2

Events

LPU design admission dates

Schedule 1


Online registration

May 1, 2024

Slot booking for online examination

3 days before the exam date

Entrance examination dates

From May 6 to May 28, 2024

Result of Exam

Within 48 working hours

Online counselling and seat allocation

To be notified

Lovely Professional University Design Admission - Selection Criteria

Admissions to LPU design courses are done based on the candidate's performance in entrance exams conducted by the Lovely professional university or other design entrance exams.

LPU BDes Selection Criteria

For LPU BDes 2024 admission, candidates can appear and qualify the LPUNEST exam. However, aspirants having a valid UCEED, NID DAT (prelims), NIFT or NIFT BFTech are also eligible for LPU BDes admission 2024.

LPU MDes Selection Criteria

For LPU MDes 2024 admission, candidates having a valid score in any of the following can apply for a design PG course at Lovely Professional University.

LPU Design Course Eligibility Criteria 2024

There are certain conditions and requirements that need to be satisfied by the candidates to get admission in LPU design program. Candidates can check LPU BDes and Mdes eligibility criteria below.

LPU BDes Eligibility Criteria 2024

Candidates should have scored 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 (with English) or equivalent, subject to qualifying LPUNEST or UCEED or undergraduate NID DAT (prelims) Or undergraduate NIFT or NIFT B.FTech.

LPU MDes Eligibility Criteria 2024

Aspirants should have obtained 50% aggregate marks in 4 Years Bachelor's Degree with Design or Fine Arts or Applied Arts or B. Arch. or B. Plan. or B. Construction Management or B.Tech. (Any Stream) or Allied fields or equivalent.

LPU Admission Process 2024

Candidates can appear in LPUNEST 2024 to get admission in various courses in Lovely professional university. However, candidates having a valid score in design entrance exams can apply for LPU design admissions. Candidates need to meet the basic eligibility criteria and qualify the entrance exam with merit to get admission in LPU design admission 2024. These are simple steps candidates need to follow while taking LPUNEST design admission 2024.

Registration: Candidates need to register themselves on the official website of LPU i.e lpu.in. Register into 'LPU ADMIT 'with personal details with an active email ID. The authority will send a mail to the registered email id. Candidate’s email id will be the username. Candidates can set a strong password

Apply LPUNEST (Entrance exam and scholarship Test): Candidates have to fill the application form along with the fee deposition. The application form fee and softcopy of LPUNEST kit is Rs 500 for girls and Rs 1000 for boys.

Book exam slot and appear: Candidates to book the exam slot to appear in LPUNEST exam. Candidates can appear for test centre based exams or remotely protected online exams. Students can choose any of the two options.

Result and Seat Allotment: Candidates need to download the results from the LPU official website. After getting the score or rank, candidates need to fill the seat preference. Authority will allocate each candidate a particular preference number on the basis of seat availability. Students have to download the allotment letter for further admission process.

Final step to Admission: Students need to deposit initial payment of Rs 15,000. After successful payment, authority will send a provisional registration number on registered email Id. Upload all the mandatory documents on the student portal with student ID.

Documents required for admission

  • Recent photograph of candidates and parents

  • Matriculation marksheet

  • Qualifying exam certificate and marksheet

  • Address proof

  • Aadhar card of the candidates and the parents.

  • Category certificate (if applicable)

LPUNEST stream in Design discipline

  • Interaction Design

  • Interior and Furniture

  • Multimedia and Animation

  • Film & TV production

  • Product and Industrial

  • Fashion

How to register for LPU Design admission?

Registration for LPU design admission for Phase 2 is stared on May 1. Candidates should read the important instructions before applying for LPU application form 2024. Here are some steps for how to apply for the LPUNEST Entrance test.

  • Applicants have to sign up or LPUNEST by visiting the official website of LPU i.e lpu.in.

  • Applicants have to register onto LPU ADMIT with basic details such as name, email id, mobile number, state, gender.

  • Applicant’s email id will be their username. Next applicants need to set a strong password while registering on the portal.

  • Now, applicants can login to the LPU ADMIT with already created username and password.

  • With the help of username and password, candidates can apply for LPUNEST (Eligibilty and scholarship test)

  • Deposit the application form fee and LPUNEST kit fee i.e Rs 500 for girls and Rs 1000 for boys. If candidates want printed LPUNEST kit, Rs 500 will increase for both boys and girls

  • Complete the test application form.

  • Applicants can book the slot of exam as per their availability.

  • Finally, applicants can appear in the exam and qualify.

LPU BDes Entrance Exam Pattern 2024

Here is the detailed description about division of subjects, no of questions allotted in respective sections, marks per question and maximum marks per subject.

General Ability Test

Subject

No of question

Marks per question

Maximum marks per subject

Quantitative Aptitude & Analytical Reasoning

15

2 Marks

30 Marks

Communication Ability and Comprehension

25

2 Marks

50 Marks

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

10

2 Marks

20 Marks

Design Thinking

10

2 Marks

20 Marks


Creative Ability Test Exam Pattern

Subject

No. of Question

Marks per question

Maximum marks per subject

Design/Film production

1

80

80


NOTE: There will be no negative marking for wrong answers and unanswered questions.

LPUNEST BDes Exam Syllabus

There are three sections which students need to prepare for LPUNEST entrance exam.

General Ability Test (GAT): This section examines the basic numerical ability along with logical reasoning of the students.

  • Quantitative Aptitude and Analytical Reasoning includes basic arithmetic calculations such as addition, multiplication, division and subtraction. Moreover, aptitude also includes the rate of interest, work and time, ratio and proportion, etc. Further, analytical aptitude includes seating arrangement, assertion and reason, blood relation, and direction sense test, etc.

  • Communication ability and English comprehension: Basic english such as antonyms, synonyms, one-word substitution, idioms and phrases, and Comprehension.

  • General knowledge and current affairs: This section covers Indian history, geography, politics and economics overall. Important days and weeks along with current national and international news should be updated.

Design Thinking: In this section, students are tested on the basis of visualisation and spatial ability, operation and design sensitivity, environmental and social awareness, analytical and logical reasoning.

  • Visualisation and spatial ability: pictorial and diagrammatic questions to test, understanding of transformation and manipulation of 2D and 3D objects along with their spatial relation.

  • Observation and Design Sensitivity: Ability to detect concealed properties in ordinary things, people, situations, and events. Applying attention to the certain details. Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcome.

  • Environmental and social Awareness: General awareness of environmental factors such as climate, population, water, vegetation, pollution, natural resources and their implications on the design.

  • Analytical and Logical Reasoning: Ability to look at information whether qualitative and quantitative in nature or discern patterns within the information. Ability to weigh opinions, arguments or solutions against appropriate criteria. Ability to check hidden bias or hidden assumptions and whether evidence and argument support conclusions. Ability to use logic and structured thinking to deduce from a short passage, which of a number of statements is the most accurate response to a posted question. Data interpretation, brain teasers and patterns.

  • Design Thinking and problem solving: Ability to use visual analogy, metaphors, signs and symbols. Ability to understand complexity, identify problems and generate alternatives and evaluate options and select solutions.

Creative Ability Test (CAT): This test is administered to judge the skill, power of observation, sense of composition, creativity, diversity of Idea and design ability of the candidates. It is conducted for understanding the creative quotient of the student, the mind level and the conceptualisation along with required technical skills for the concerned program will be gauged through this.

LPU Design Result 2024

LPUNEST entrance exam 2024 will be conducted in multiple phases. After each schedule, the university will release the scores obtained by the students along with a list of the rank secured by the students. Students will get the scholarship on the basis of the rank secured.

Steps procedure to download LPU design result

  • Candidates need to visit the official website at nest.lpu.in.

  • Find the LPU result link visible on the screen.

  • Candidates have to log in by entering the required details.

  • Candidates can see their results on the screen.

  • Check the details and download the scorecard.

  • Lastly, take out the printout of the scorecard for further process.

LPU Design Placement

Lovely professional university has a good track record of placements. Companies such as Cognizant, Capgimini, DTX, Wipro and Accenture are the esteemed corporate partners who hire LPU students from various streams.

  • More than two thousands of recruiters hired LPU students.

  • More than one thousands of companies offering 5 lac CTC or above

  • 350+ recruiters of IIT/IIMs/NITs also hire from LPU

  • Rs 1.6 lakh highest internship stipend per month

LPUNEST Test Centres

Lovely Professional University conducts its entrance exam in major cities of Indian states. These test centres will be operational working days except holidays and weekly offs. Here is the state- wise complete list.

State

Cities

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Andhra Pradesh

Guntur


Visakhapatnam


Kurnool


Kakinada


Anantapur


Kadapa


Ongole


Tirupathi


Nellore


Bhimavaram


Srikakulam


Eluru


Vizianagram


Rajahmundry

Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar

Assam

Dibrugarh


Guwahati


Jorhat


Bihar

Muzaffarpur


Gaya


Darbhanga


Patna


Begusarai


Purnea


Siwan


Bhagalpur


Chhapra

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai


Bilaspur (CG)


Korba

Goa

Marmagao

Gujrat

Ahmadabad


Gandhidham

Haryana

Ambala


Hisar


Sirsa


Karnal


Panipat


Kurukshetra


Bhiwani


Faridabad


Jagadhri


Rohtak


Sonipat

Himachal Pradesh

Hamirpur


Mandi


Shimla


Chamba


Palampur


Solan

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu


Srinagar

Jharkhand

Dhanbad


Jamshedpur


Bokaro


Hazaribagh


Ranchi

Karnataka

Karnataka


Bengaluru


Mangalore


Mysore


Bellary

Kerala

Malappuram


Kottayam


Kollam


Palakkad


Kannur


Kozhikode

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal


Rewa


Sagar


Satna


Singrauli

Maharashtra

Aurangabad


Mumbai


Nagpur


Nasik


Sangli


Jalgaon

Manipur

Imphal

Meghalya

Shillong

Mizoram

Aizawl

Nagaland

Dimapur


Kohima

New Delhi

Delhi

Orissa

Behrampur


Bhubaneswar


Rourkela


Sambalpur


Balasore


Cuttack


Keonjhar


Baripada

Punjab

Bathinda


Pathankot


Abohar


Sangpur


LPU (jalandhar)


Ludhiana


Mohali


Rajasthan

Jaipur


Jodhpur


Kota


Sri Ganganagar


Sikar


Alwar


Ajmer

Sikkim

Gangtok

Tamil Nadu

Chennai


Coimbatore


Vellore


Madurai


Nagercoil


Tirunelveli

Telangana

Hyderabad


Karimnagar


Khammam


Warangal


Nalgonda


Nizamabad

Tripura

Agartala

Uttar Pradesh

Agra


Allahabad


Bareilly


Gorakhpur


Jhansi


Kanpur


Moradabad


Muzaffarnagar


Varanasi


Saharanpur


Mathura


Faridabad


Shahjahanpur


Sitapur


Gonda


Azamgarh


Jaunpur


Amroha


Etawah

Uttrakhand

Dehradun


Haldwani

West Bengal

Kharagpur


Kolkata


Malda


Siliguri


Asansol

LPU programme fee per semester:

The tentative cut-off for the scholarship is suggested based on the previous year's performance. LPU cut-off may vary from year to year. Candidates are advised to prepare well to score high scores.

Tentative Cut-off

Category I cut off

Tentative cut-off is 160 marks out of 200

Category II cut off

Tentative cut-off is 125 marks out of 200

Category III cut off

Tentative cut-off is 100 marks out of 200

LPU Scholarship

LPU programme fee per semester is Rs 120000. However, universities provide scholarships to meritorious students. Moreover, the examination fee is Rs 4500 per semester.

Details

Scholarship Amount

Applicable fee after scholarship

LPUNEST scores more than and equal to category I cut-off

or

95% or above aggregate marks in 12th

or

UCEED rank from 1 to 1000

Or

NID-DAT (Mains) percentile more than 60

Or

NIFT rank from 1 to 3000

Or

NIFT (B.FTech) Rank from 1 to 200

Rs 36,000

(30% of the programme fee)

Rs 84,000

LPUNEST score more than or equal to category II cut-off

90%- 94.99% aggregate marks in 12th

Or

UCEED rank from 1001 to 2000

Or

NID-DAT (Mains) percentile from 50 to 60

Or

NIFT rank from 3001 to 6000

Or

NIFT (B.FTech) rank from 201 to 400

Rs 30,000

(i.e 25% of programme fee)

Rs 90,000

LPUNEST score more than or equal to Category III cut-off

Or

80% - 89.99% aggregate marks in 12th

Or

UCEED rank from 2001 to 3000

Or

NID-DAT (Mains) percentile from 40- 49.99

Or

NIFT rank from 6001 to 7500

Or

NIFT(B.FTech) rank from 401 to 750

Rs 24,000

(i.e 20% programme fee)

Rs 96,000

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. What is the LPU application form last date?

Admission process started at Lovely Professional University. Admission process is fully online. LPU application form last date for Phase -1 (schedule I) was March 15, 2024. LPU Phase 2 application form started on May 1.  Students can visit the university campus on working days between 9 am to 5 pm. 

2. How can I ascertain that my admission is confirmed?

Students need to follow some guidelines available on the website. However, students need to register online, qualify the LPUNEST (Entrance exam and test), and upload the mandatory documents. University will generate an eight digit provisional registration number and will send it to candidates registered email ID and mobile number. This indicates a confirmation to candidates admission. 

3. What are the documents required for the online admission process?

The scanned copies of passport size photograph, matriculation certificate, aadhar card and category certificate. However, all submitted documents will be verified from originals. 

4. What is the fee of LPU admission form?

Fee for LPU admission form is Rs 500 for girls and Rs 1000 for boys. 

5. Is LPU entrance exam hard?

LPU entrance exam is neither hard nor easy. Students should go through the previous year questions to get some idea about LPU entrance exam patterns. Moreover, there is no negative marking in LPUNEST for BDes entrance exam.

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Hello,

MIT Institutes of Design BDes Highlights 2024. Maharashtra Institute of Technology Institute of Design offers three years BDes programme across eleven specialisation. BDes is the flagship course of the Institution Candidates are required to appear in the MIT DAT to get into BDes programme.

Hope this helps you,

Thank you

https://www.careers360.com/colleges/manipal-institute-of-technology-manipal


Hey Krithika,

Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.25 for every wrong answer. So, make sure not to attempt any question you are not confident enough.

For detailed exam pattern (revised) you can visit : https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-exam-pattern

Hope this helps you.

All the best!

Hello,


Designing is a growing course in today's worlds. With the speedy growth in Fashion industry, the need for good designers has increased.

The courses available in B.Des in NID are:


1) Animation Film Design

2) Film & Video Communication

3) Product Design

4) Exhibition Design

5) Ceramic & Glass Design

6)  Textile and Interior Design

7) Textile Design

8) Graphic Design


I hope this helps,


All the best.

Hello Aspirant,

Hope you are doing great. For students with a creative and technical mindset, BTech is an excellent option and course. Additionally, it gives you fantastic career opportunities. Many students highly value a BDes degree, making it one of the most lucrative career paths.  The rise of consumerism and the digital industry are just two of the many factors that make design a great career path in the twenty-first century. According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the subfield of industrial engineering is the one that is expanding the fastest (2021). The projected growth of 14% between 2020 and 2030 corresponds to a national increase of 40,000 jobs.

ALL THE BEST

Hello,


Madhyanchal Professional University offers a variety of courses in different fields. The quality of education is really good. The facilities offered are oustanding and they offer tremendous placements. B. Designing is the most applied course in the recent times due to it's increasing demands. They offer a lot of workshops which help the students expertise in designing and graphics. They have several animation workshops few times a year.

The highest salary package offered here is 12 LPA and the lowest salary package offered is 48 thousand per annum. The average package is 4.74 LPA.


I hope this helps,


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