Wednesday, 19 September 2018

LPU DistanceEducation student bagged Silver Medal in 52nd ISSF WorldChampionship at Changwon, South Korea

LPU Distance Education student GurpreetSingh has bagged Silver Medal in 25m Standard Pistol Men Individual Competition during the 52nd World Championship of International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) at Changwon, South Korea. Pavlo Korostylov of Ukrain and Junhong Kim of Korea bagged Gold and Bronze medals respectively. With this medal, India's medal tally has gone up to 11 Gold, 9 Silver and 7 Bronze making this India's best ever performance in the championship. India stands third in the medal tally behind China and Korea.

Gurpreet Singh along with another LPU DE student AmanpreetSingh and veteran India shooter Vijay Kumar also secured 4th position in the team event of the same competition.

Gurpreet Singh is an Arjuna Award winner shooting sportsperson, who is serving in India Army and pursuing his graduation from LPU Distance Education.

Saturday, 15 September 2018

Special Classes on "Object Oriented Programming" and "Quantitative Techniques - I" conducted at LPU for Distance Education students

Special classes for the courses Object Oriented Programming (DCAP 107/DCAP 404) and Quantitative Techniques - I (DCOM 203/DMGT 204) were conducted at LPU campus for Distance Education students in three phases i.e. on 18th August, 25th August and 1st September 2018.

Classes on Object Oriented Programming provided insights to students belonging to MCA, MSc IT, MBA and PGDCA programmes to go beyond the basics of programming and to understand real world methodology related to modular and reusable software systems.

Classes on Quantitative Techniques-1 were conducted for  BBA, BA and B.Com students to sharpen the quantitative skills used for problem solving and decision making in the Management discipline. 

Monday, 10 September 2018

LPU gets Word Education Summit (WES) 2018 Award for Innovation In Open & Distance Learning

Lovely Professional University has been honoured with "World Education Summit 2018" Award in the category of "Innovation In Open And Distance Learning" by Asia and Middle East's premiere monthly magazine "digitalLEARNING" during the Elets 12th World Education Summit held at New Delhi on 10th August, 2018. The award was accepted by Deputy Director - Mr. Manish Kumar, on behalf of Lovely Professional University. 

Monday, 13 August 2018

H.E. Chinese Ambassador LuoZhaohui visited LPU campus

His Excellency (HE) Ambassador of China LuoZhaohui visited Lovely Professional University (LPU)  to promote Indo-China education collaborations. LPU already has tie-ups with many Chinese universities and are working collaboratively in fields of research and student exchange including Chengdu Normal University, Beijing Union University, Hubei Normal University, Pingxiang University, Zhongyuan University of Technology, Guangdong Pharmaceutical University and more.

Illustratively, more than sixty Chinese students from various institutions/universities including Hubei Normal University, Beijing Union University, Jiangxi University, Kunming University and Yichun University have studied at LPU.

Expressing his happiness, HE Ambassador Zhaohui shared, “as my first maiden visit to Punjab, I am very happy that I made to an educational institution. I am impressed with the mesmerizing infrastructure of LPU.”

HE Ambassador Zhaohui was leading a high profiled delegation of China including Counselor - Chinese Embassy to India Dr Jiang Yili (Ambassador’s wife), Counselor - Chinese Embassy to India Mr Zhang Jianxin, Secretary - Chinese Embassy to India Mr Huang Gang, Officer - Cultural Office, Chinese Embassy to India Mr Yang Jun, Officer - Educational Section, Chinese Embassy to India Ms Sun Meixing.

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

LPUDE students placed in Directorate of Distance Education of LPU

Lovely Professional University organized Placement Drive for its Distance Education Students at University Campus on 14/06/18 LPU DE students; Ms. Manpreet Kaur (MBA), Ms. Arpana Kerketta (pursuing MCA), Ms. Amritpreet Kaur Virk (pursuing MBA) and Mr. Sanjeev (pursuing MBA), were selected in this Placement Drive organized specifically for LPU Distance Education students. 

They have joined Directorate of Distance Education of LPU at various Administrative positions.

Heartiest congratulation to all!

Wednesday, 11 July 2018

LPU is declared as “India’s Best University in Open, Distance and Online Learning”

LPU has been honoured with ‘National Education Excellence Award 2018’ for being declared as “India’s Best University in Open, Distance and Online Learning”. For this honour, award ceremony was organized by prestigious 'Career Connect’ at New Delhi. The coveted honour was bestowed by the editor, Ms Smiti Suri. On the behalf of LPU, the said award was received by LPU Deputy Director Manish Kumar. In fact, the event was held to acknowledge and felicitate excellence in education sector.

Congratulating all at the helm of affairs of LPU Distance Education, for being awarded nationally, Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal informed:"The Distance Education mode at LPU is a flexible and dependable system taking higher education to the very door step of each section of the society. It is all through the help of student centric and affordable learning approach." Adding Mr Mittal shared: “In fact LPU distance education programmes are very popular among students as we are providing these students all facilities in consonance with the regular students at LPU. They are proving their excellence not only in academics, research, placements, entrepreneurship, extra-curricular activities but other international fields including sports also.” 

Proving their mettle LPU distance education students are winning many medals at national and international events. It is being anticipated that such brilliant students will glorify India, their alma-mater and themselves by further winning many other national and international accolades and awards, even Olympic Medal.” 

In fact, LPU distance education programmes are considered number one in the entire north region. This is based on the research and assessment done on various parameters including accreditation, image, study material, placements and responsiveness. Presently, LPU has been offering various distance education programmes at Masters, Bachelors, Post Graduate Diploma, and Diploma levels in the disciplines of management, computer applications, information technology, commerce, arts, library and information sciences. For this, LPU adopts modern and technology driven blended system of delivery. 

Friday, 6 July 2018

LPU Conferred with CSR 'Top Institutes of India' and 'Top Distance Learning Institutes of India' Awards-2018

Lovely Professional University has bagged double honors in CSR Excellence Awards Ceremony-2018 organized by the prominent magazine of India 'Competition Success Review' at Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi. The event which is held every year by CSR group, felicitates, acknowledges and celebrates excellence in education sector. 

University bagged awards in two Categories - 'CSR Top Institutes of India' and 'CSR Top Distance Learning Institutes of India'. On behalf of LPU, the awards were received by Additional Director Ms Ginni Nijhawan and Deputy Director Mr Manish Kumar from Mr SK Sachdeva, Chairman and Editor, CSR group.

Expressing his views, Chancellor, LPU, Mr Ashok Mittal remarked, "At LPU, we strive to provide research and technology driven quality education and best services to students. Through our Distance Education programmes, we aspire to provide lifelong and affordable learning opportunities to the aspirants for their academic and professional enhancement."