Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a private semi-residential university created under the state government private university act.LPU claims to be the largest private university in India
in terms of number of students on a single campus and is situated on 600+ acres of green area on NH-1 at the entry of Jalandhar
city.The university has more than 25,000 students from 26 states and 16 countries.It is recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956.
LPU is a residential university with separate hostels for boys and girls housing more than 15,000 students. AC and non-AC facilities with different fees are available in hostels depending on student need. The university provides education through more than 150 doctorate, post graduate, graduate and diploma programmes in a variety of disciplines.They have also tied with international universities for twinning programs and international exposure programs.