Sept. 16, 2011
-- Lovely Professional University has been recently ranked as one of the foremost Management Institutions of India. It has been featured as one of the top 50 B-Schools, in the esteemed pages of the popular youth magazine for career and competitions, MYOD, out of 650 colleges and Institutions. LPU is adjudged as such in an exclusive two phased survey conducted by Indian Council for Market Research. For the perspective research survey, in the first phase, they scrutinized more than 650 listed B-Schools. Whereas, Global Exposure, Faculty, Infrastructure, Student Profile, Personality Development, Course Content, Research, Industry Interface, Placement& Package, Alumni were the parameters ascertained and adjudged during second phase of the meticulously conducted survey to categorize the Individual Institution.
Talking about the achievement, the Chancellor of the University, Mr Ashok Mittal, said: "Going through the editorial of the 'MYOD'; I do agree with the executive editor, Ms Priyanka Rai, of this most read youth magazine that "the top reveals itself only after one starts climbing; and,.a pyramid cannot be built from the top down". Continuing he said: "Harbouring hopes and dreams for the future, our University has always been trying hard through its students and staff members, on role, to scale regularly towards novel attainments. However, instead of being pampered, we should become more prepared to transcend ahead as we hold unending responsibilities towards students and parents in the presently fast changing education scenario."
The thing to be noted is that the respondents for the parameters adopted were students, Faculty-Members, Parents and Corporations from top arena, in relevance to the parameters divided among them: Students covered were current management students, Faculty members were from esteemed organizations like IIM-Bangalore, IIT-Delhi, the Industry/HR professionals and CMOs involved from well-reputed organizations in the industries of Banking & Financial Services, Automobiles, Telecom, Retail, Information Technology, Consulting and others. The final ranking is based on the cumulative mean score on each of the parameters.
It is beyond doubt that Top Magazines, Newspapers and TV Channels like Dalal Street Journal, EFY, 4Ps, Business Digest, Business Baron, The Week, CSR, Bhaskar Lakshya, Business India, Star News, Zee TV, Indian Express Group, The Times of India and many others have already considered LPU as one of the leading Universities in providing quality education and have also accorded good rankings to the University in areas like placements, industry interface, infrastructure, international relations etc.