Lovely Professional University (LPU) is a private university situated North India created under the Punjab State Private University Act of 2005 and recognized by the UGC.
LPU has over 400 programs in different disciplines and at different educational levels from Diploma to Doctorate. LPU has the largest single campus in all of India with over 30,000 students from 29 regions and more than 50 countries worldwide, providing an unmatched exposure for its students. Read more…
With around 900 universities, India is well-equipped to handle a rise in the number of international students arriving at its shores. India has four major types of Universities such as Central Universities that are managed by the government of India; State Universities; Private Universities and regulated by the UGC and local state statutes; and religious minorities institutions, run by trusts of their respective communities.
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Punjab is one of the states of India that is known all around the world, located in Northern India, it lies next to its Pakistani counterpart bearing the same name. The region has been under the rule of many empires that it is hard to keep track of them all.
The Indo-Svali civilization spanned much of the Punjab region until about 1900 B.C, from Moria Empire to the British Empire the history and culture of this place is one of the richest on the planet.
After India’s independence and the ensuing turbulence, more than 6 million people settled in Punjab in what is known as the largest human migration in history. Punjab has a population of 27 million people making it the 16th largest city in India, the state has 22 different districts and spans 5 different divisions with approximately 22 major cities and 157 towns.
Sikhism is the monotheistic Indian religion that originated in Punjab at the end of the 15th century. It is one of the youngest of the major world religions and the world's 5th largest organized religion as well as being the world's 9thlargest overall religion.
Chandigarh is a city and a union territory in India that serves as the capital for Punjab and the state of Haryana. The city is unique as it is not part of either of the two states but is governed directly by the union government. Chandigarh is considered the best-planned city in the country and
most visitors are intrigued by its beauty when they visit. Punjabi is the sole official language of the state, spoken by almost 90% of its residents. It is an indo-aerial language that worldwide has more than 130 million native speakers and currently stands as the 11th most widely spoken language in India.
The Punjab region is kown for its land as one of the most fertile lands in the world and the major agricultural state of India producing much of the country’s wheat, rice, and cotton.