Lovely Professional University (LPU) has exceptional placement records when compared to other private universities in North India. The placement data has been illustrious since its inception. The highlights of the placement record suggest that the students of LPU have spread their wings across the globe. They are working in over 500 MNCs.
“Two Third of the world is covered by water and rest by LPU Alumni”- LPU saying
The university does not only have the highest number of recruitment offers but has the highest salary average too. Alumni of the university are working at respectable positions in major corporations such as Microsoft, Apple, Google, Amazon, etc. with packages of more than 1 crore. Cognizant alone has hired 1894 students from the university.
While Cognizant hires a large number of LPU students (approx. 2000), Amazon provides students with the highest salary package (28 LPA). Over the years, LPU has successfully dominated the placement world. The following bar charts explain the same:
From Graph 1, you can see how the Highest Salary Trend of the LPU students has increased over time. In 2015, the highest salary provided to LPU students was 15 LPA. It went to 20 LPA in the year 2016. But as it is said, "the more we get the more we want.'' In 2018, this became true for LPU as three students got the highest salary package of 28 LPA from Amazon.
From Graph 2, you can see how the number of companies coming for recruitment has changed over time. In 2015, the number of companies visited LPU was around 100 to 150, it increased in the year 2016 and 2017. In the year 2018, almost 550 companies visited LPU and recruited students at great salaries.
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Top Recruited Alumni of LPU
Navtej Singh, Neha, and Utkarsh are one of the few members of one crore club. They have jobs in Silicon Valley. While Navtej is an engineer at Silicon Valley, Utkarsh has joined Google Headquarters and Neha is working at Facebook Headquarters.
All these students have one thing in common that is a tag of LPU. Not only this, this year, Tanya Arora, a final year Computer Science Engineering student of Lovely Professional University has bagged INR 42 lakh job offer from Microsoft.
“I am excited to get the opportunity to work at Microsoft. I did my summer internship at the company and had a great experience. To now get selected as a member of the Microsoft team is a dream come true. I have always had a deep interest in technology and have worked hard to stay on top of emerging trends like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. I have benefitted immensely from my peers at LPU, several of whom are equally technology savvy. I am also thankful to my alma mater, Lovely Professional University that provided an invigorating and career-focused learning environment and my teachers and mentors who helped me at every turn,” said Tanya.
LPU Centres of Excellence
LPU centres of excellence help students in learning the new technology from the best in the industry or from the pioneers themselves. This keeps them updated and the placement of students becomes much easier. LPU is associated with the following MNCs:
- Google: LPU is associated with Google. This helps the students of LPU students in learning Android Programming and Digital Programming.
- Intel: Intel Centre of Excellence at LPU is a state-of-the-art establishment that imparts training on the latest trends.
- Microsoft: LPU has partnered with Microsoft for myriad ventures like Microsoft Dream Spark Premium Membership, MSDN Academic Alliance, Office Live Workspace, Microsoft IT Academy, etc. and provides an excellent platform for IT infrastructure where students can undergo Microsoft Certifications.
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LPU Quick Facts
- The only private university to be visited by Prime Minister Modi.
- Three consecutive years highest placement provider in North India.
- One crore club of LPU one of the most popular club with many students joining it.
- Outlook ranks LPU amongst Top 5 Private Universities in India.
- LPU students have won NASA Awards in the USA.
LPU Placement FAQs
Ques. Can a student in LPU get more than 1 job offer?
Ans. Unlike any other colleges or university which doesn’t allow students to sit for more than one job. LPU offers you a chance to sit for more than one job, but this has some pros and cons.
Ques. Does Google come to LPU?
Ans. Google selects LPU students for the San Francisco Conference. Totally Google sponsored global technology conference Google I/O is held every year in San Francisco (USA).
Ques. If a student is awaiting results in one company, are they eligible to attend the drive of other companies?
Ans. Of course, a student is eligible to attend the drive of one or more companies. But, if the final results are declared by the first company they applied to then it is mandatory for the student to take earlier offer.
LPU students are given opportunities when it comes to placement. With having an alumnus in all the MNCs and that too in top positions, makes it easier for LPU to place their students in good companies. Aristotle said “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act but a habit.” And in LPU they prepare you to conquer the outer world from day 1. They introduce you to the industry-needs and prepare you to become the best in your desired job. Therefore, it has become a necessary place for the recruiters to visit and recruit.