LPU rated among ‘Excellent’ Distance Education Institutions of India

One of the prestigious magazines of India ‘Career Connect’ has rated Lovely Professional University among top-10 “Excellent” distance education institutions of India. Gathering the highest rating of 4.5 stars for providing the best distance education in the country, LPU stands tall among top 58 universities/ institutes offering quality distance education programs. This esteemed ranking has been published in the Volume 5, Issue 10 of the latest edition of the magazine, July 2017. This rating is based on the research and assessment done on various parameters including accreditation, image, study material, placements and responsiveness. After starting with distance education programmes, LPU has achieved many top ranking feats in a very short span.

The Editor and Publisher of the magazine Smiti Suri mentions: “The purpose behind the endeavour is to highlight the positioning of distance education providing institutes after analyzing them on various parameters to help students make better choices. We believe that this extensive and exhaustive rating of the most sought after distance learning and open universities in both public and private categories in this edition of ours will be highly beneficial for the students. We have presented an overview of the factors concerning the distance education at present.”

Illustrative, LPU has been offering various distance education programmes at Masters, Bachelors, Post Graduate Diploma, and Diploma levels. These programmes are 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. LPU e-Connect, an Online Learning Management System of LPU DE, is providing exhaustive online support to the students. Additionally, Personal Contact Programs (PCPs) are conducted for various courses at the university campus. Students are also provided with placement support by informing them about various placement drives conducted in collaboration with various companies. LPU DE students also get opportunities to participate in various national and international events at university to channelize their creative talent.