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LPU NEST Syllabus 2024 PDF Download | Check Exam Pattern

LPU NEST Syllabus 2024 PDF | Check Exam Pattern (Engg & MBA): The authority of Lovely Professional University released the LPU NEST Syllabus 2024 on the official website @www.lpu.in. To start preparing for the LPU National Eligibility and Scholarship Test you will have to be well known with the syllabus of LPU NEST. Hence, we have provided the syllabus topics of LPU NEST which are based on class XI and XII standards. The LPU NEST Exam will be held for B.Tech and MBA Courses. Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Aptitude, and English Subject Questions will be from b.Tech. Verbal & Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, General Awareness, and Quantitative Aptitude Subject Questions are to be asked in MBA.

LPU NEST Syllabus 2024 – Overview

Board NameLovely Professional University (LPU)
Exam NameLovely Professional University National Entrance
and Scholarship Test (LPU NEST)
CategoryEntrance Exam Syllabus
Purpose of Exam
Official Websitewww.lpu.in

LPU NEST Exam Pattern 2024 (Engg & MBA)


  • The exam duration will be 150 minutes (2:30 hr.) and the exam will contain objective-type multiple-choice questions (MCQs). You can choose either English, Physics, Chemistry, Aptitude, Maths or English, Physics, Chemistry, Aptitude, Biology. There is no negative marking for wrong answers or unanswered questions.
SubjectsQuestionsMarks per QuestionMaximum Marks
Physics25 Questions (20 MCQs + 5 Fill in the blanks)4 Marks100 Marks
Mathematics25 Questions (20 MCQs + 5 Fill in the blanks)4 Marks100 Marks
Chemistry25 Questions (20 MCQs + 5 Fill in the blanks)4 Marks100 Marks
Biology25 Questions4 Marks100 Marks
Aptitude10 Questions4 Marks40 Marks
English15 Questions4 Marks60 Marks


  • The exam duration of the test will be 150 minutes (2:30 hr.) and will contain 80 objective type multiple choice questions (MCQs). There is be no negative marking for wrong answers or unanswered questions.
SubjectsQuestionsMarks per QuestionMaximum Marks
Verbal & Reading Comprehension30 questions
15 MCQ Comprehension (3 Reading comprehension with 5 MCQs each) + 15 MCQs Verbal Ability)
4 Marks120 Marks
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning20 questions4 Marks80 Marks
General Awareness10 questions4 Marks40 Marks
Quantitative Aptitude20 questions4 Marks80 Marks

Download LPU NEST Syllabus 2024 PDF – Subject Wise



  • UNIT 1: Some Basic concepts in Chemistry
  • UNIT 2: States of Matter
  • UNIT 3:Atomic Structure
  • UNIT 4: Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • UNIT 5: Chemical Thermodynamics
  • UNIT 6: Solutions
  • UNIT 7: Equilibrium
  • UNIT 8: Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry
  • UNIT 9: Chemical Kinetics
  • UNIT 10: Surface Chemistry
  • UNIT 11: Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  • UNIT 12: General Principles and Process of Isolation of Metals
  • UNIT 13: Hydrogen
  • UNIT 14: s – Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)
  • UNIT 15: p – Block Elements
  • UNIT 16: p – Block Elements
  • UNIT 17: d – and f – Block Elements:
  • UNIT 18: Co-ordination Compounds
  • UNIT 19: Environmental Chemistry
  • UNIT 20: Purification and Characterization of Organic Compounds
  • UNIT 21: Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry-I
  • UNIT 22: Hydrocarbons
  • UNIT 23: Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen-I
  • UNIT 24: Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen-II
  • UNIT 25: Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen:
  • UNIT 26: Polymers
  • UNIT 27: Practical Chemistry
  • UNIT 28: Chemistry in Everyday Life
  • UNIT 29: Bio Molecules
  • UNIT 30: Stratospheric pollution – Formation and breakdown of ozone, depletion of the ozone layer – its mechanism and effects.


UNIT 1: Force and Inertia, Newton’s First Law of motion; Momentum, Newton’s Second Law of motion; Impulse; Newton’s Third Law of motion. Law of conservation of linear momentum and its applications; equilibrium of concurrent forces.

UNIT 2: Work done by a constant force and a variable force; kinetic and potential energies, work energy theorem, power. The potential energy of a spring, conservation of mechanical energy, conservative and non-conservative forces; Elastic & inelastic collisions in one and two dimensions.

UNIT 3: Centre of mass of a two-particle system, Centre of mass of a rigid body; Basic concepts of rotational motion; the moment of a force, torque, angular momentum, conservation of angular momentum and its applications;

UNIT 4: Moment of inertia, the radius of gyration. Values of moments of inertia for simple geometrical objects, parallel and perpendicular axes theorems, and their applications. Rigid body rotation, equations of rotational motion.

UNIT 5: Physics, technology and society, SI units, Fundamental and derived units. Least count, accuracy and precision of measuring instruments, Errors in measurement, Dimensions of Physical quantities, dimensional analysis, and its applications.

UNIT 6: Frame of reference. Motion in a straight line: Position-time graph, speed, and velocity. Uniform and non-uniform motion, average speed and instantaneous velocity, uniformly accelerated motion, velocity-time, position-time graphs, and relations for uniformly accelerated motion.

UNIT 7: Scalars and Vectors, Vector addition and Subtraction, Zero Vector, Scalar and Vector products, Unit Vector, Resolution of a Vector. Relative Velocity, Motion in a plane, Projectile Motion, and Uniform Circular Motion.

UNIT 8: The universal law of gravitation. Acceleration due to gravity and its variation with altitude and depth. Kepler’s laws of planetary motion. Gravitational potential energy; gravitational potential. Escape velocity. Orbital velocity of a satellite. Geo-stationary satellites.

UNIT 9: Periodic motion – period, frequency, displacement as a function of time. Periodic functions. Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.) and its equation; phase; Oscillations of a spring – restoring force and force constant; energy in S.H.M.: kinetic and potential energies; Simple pendulum – derivation of expression for its time period; Free, forced and damped oscillations.

UNIT 10: Wave motion; Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of a wave; Displacement relation for a progressive wave; Principle of superposition of waves, reflection of waves. Standing waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics, Beats, and Doppler effect in sound.

UNIT 11: Elastic behavior, Stress-strain relationship, Hooke’s Law, Young’s modulus, Bulk modulus, modulus of rigidity. Pressure due to a fluid column; Pascal’s law and its applications. Viscosity, Stokes’ law, terminal velocity, streamline and turbulent flow, Reynolds number. Bernoulli’s principle and its applications.

UNIT 12: Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, application of surface tension – drops, bubbles, and capillary rise. Heat, temperature, thermal expansion; specific heat capacity, calorimetry; change of state, latent heat. Heat transfer conduction, convection, and radiation, Newton’s law of cooling.

UNIT 13: Thermal equilibrium, zeroth law of thermodynamics, the concept of temperature. Heat, work, and internal energy. The first law of thermodynamics. The second law of thermodynamics: reversible and irreversible processes. Carnot engine and its efficiency.

UNIT 14: Equation of state of a perfect gas, work done on compressing a gas. Kinetic theory of gases – assumptions, the concept of pressure. Kinetic energy and temperature: rms speed of gas molecules; Degrees of freedom, Law of equipartition of energy, applications to specific heat capacities of gases; Mean free path, Avogadro’s number.

UNIT 15: Electric charges: Conservation of charge, Coulomb’s law forces between two point charges, forces between multiple charges; superposition principle, and continuous charge distribution. Electric field: Electric field due to a point charge, Electric field lines, Electric dipole, Electric field due to a dipole, Torque on a dipole in a uniform electric field. Electric flux, Gauss’s law, and its applications to find field due to infinitely long uniformly charged straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell.

UNIT 16: Electric potential and its calculation for a point charge, electric dipole, and system of charges; Equipotential surfaces, Electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges in an electrostatic field.Conductors and insulators, Dielectrics and electric polarization, capacitor, the combination of capacitors in series and in parallel, the capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium between the plates, Energy stored in a capacitor.

UNIT 17: Electric current, Drift velocity, Ohm’s law, Electrical resistance, Resistances of different materials, V-I characteristics of Ohmic and non-ohmic conductors, Electrical energy and power, Electrical resistivity, Colour code for resistors; Series and parallel combinations of resistors; Temperature dependence of resistance. Electric Cell and its internal resistance, potential difference and emf of a cell, the combination of cells in series and in parallel. Kirchhoff’s laws and their applications. Wheatstone bridge, Metre bridge. Potentiometer – principle and its applications.

UNIT 18: Biot – Savart law and its application to the current carrying circular loop. Ampere’s law and its applications to infinitely long current carrying straight wire and solenoid. Force on a moving charge in uniform magnetic and electric fields
Cyclotron. Force on a current-carrying conductor in a uniform magnetic field. The force between two parallel current-carrying conductors- definition of ampere, torque experienced by a current loop in a uniform magnetic field;

UNIT 19: Magnet as an equivalent solenoid, magnetic field lines; Earth’s magnetic field and magnetic elements. Para-, dia- and ferromagnetic substances.Magnetic susceptibility and permeability, Hysteresis, Electromagnets and permanent magnets.

UNIT 20: Alpha-particle scattering experiment; Rutherford’s model of atom; Bohr model, energy levels, hydrogen spectrum. Composition and size of nucleus, atomic masses, isotopes, isobars; isotones.

UNIT 21: Radioactivity-alpha, beta, and gamma particles/rays and their properties; radioactive decay law. Mass-energy relation, mass defect; binding energy per nucleon and its variation with mass number, nuclear fission, and fusion.

UNIT 22: Dual nature of radiation. Photoelectric effect, Hertz and Lenard’s observations; Einstein’s photoelectric equation; particle nature of light. Matter waves-wave nature of particle, de Broglie relation. Davisson-Germer experiment.

UNIT 23: Reflection and refraction of light at plane and spherical surfaces, mirror formula, Total internal reflection and its applications, Deviation, and Dispersion of light by a prism, Lens Formula, Magnification, Power of a Lens, Combination of thin lenses in contact,

UNIT 24: Microscope and Astronomical Telescope (reflecting and refracting) and their magnifying powers, wavefront and Huygens’ principle, Laws of reflection and refraction using Huygens principle.Interference, Young’s double slit experiment, and expression for fringe width.Diffraction due to a single slit, width of central maximum. Resolving power of microscopes and astronomical telescopes, Polarisation, plane polarized light; Brewster’s law uses of plane polarized light and Polaroids.

UNIT 25: Electromagnetic induction; Faraday’s law, induced emf and current; Lenz’s Law, Eddy currents. Self and mutual inductance. Alternating currents, peak and rms value of alternating current/ voltage; Electromagnetic reactance waves and their characteristics. Transverse nature of electromagnetic waves. Electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, X- rays, gamma rays). Applications of e.m. waves.

UNIT 26: Semiconductors; semiconductor diode: I-V characteristics in forward and reverse bias; diode as a rectifier; I-V characteristics of LED, photodiode, solar cell, and Zener diode; Zener diode as a voltage regulator.

UNIT 27: Logic gates (OR, AND, NOT, NAND, and NOR). Transistor as a switch. Communication systems: Propagation of electromagnetic waves in the atmosphere; Sky and space wave propagation,

UNIT 28: Static and Kinetic friction, laws of friction, rolling friction. Dynamics of uniform circular motion: Centripetal force and its applications.

UNIT 29: Junction transistor, transistor action, characteristics of a transistor; transistor as an amplifier (common emitter configuration) and oscillator, reactance, and impedance; LCR series circuit, resonance; Quality factor, power in AC circuits, wattles current. AC generator and transformer.

UNIT 30: Need for modulation, Amplitude and Frequency Modulation, Bandwidth of signals, Bandwidth of Transmission medium, Basic Elements of a Communication System, Moving coil galvanometer, its current sensitivity, and conversion to ammeter and voltmeter. Current loop as a magnetic dipole and its magnetic dipole moment.


  • UNIT 1: Sets
  • UNIT 2: Relations
  • UNIT 3: Function, limit, and Continuity:
  • UNIT 4: Complex numbers
  • UNIT 5: Quadratic equations
  • UNIT 6: Sequences and series
  • UNIT 7: Matrices
  • UNIT 8: Determinants
  • UNIT 9: Vector algebra
  • UNIT 10: Mathematical reasoning
  • UNIT 11: Permutations
  • UNIT 12: Combinations
  • UNIT 13: Mathematical induction
  • UNIT 14: Binomial theorem and its simple applications
  • UNIT 15: Derivatives
  • UNIT 16: Application of Derivatives
  • UNIT 17: Integral calculus (Part1)
  • UNIT 18: Integral calculus (Part2)
  • UNIT 19: Definite Integrals
  • UNIT 20: Differential Equations
  • UNIT 21: Coordinate geometry
  • UNIT 22: Straight lines
  • UNIT 23: Circles
  • UNIT 24: Conic sections
  • UNIT 25: Three-Dimensional Geometry (Part1)
  • UNIT 26: Three-Dimensional Geometry (Part2)
  • UNIT 27: Statistics and probability
  • UNIT 28: Probability
  • UNIT 29: Trigonometry
  • UNIT 30: Inverse Trigonometric Functions


  • Unit 1: Diversity & Structural Organisation
  • Unit 2: Plant Physiology
  • Unit 3: Human Physiology
  • Unit 4: Reproduction, Genetics, and Evolution
  • Unit 5: Biology, Biotechnology, and Human Welfare
  • Unit 6: Ecology and environment


  • Grammar: Parts of speech – Noun, Pronoun, Adjective, Adverb, Verb, Preposition, Conjunction Interjection; Tenses – Present, Past, and Future Tense in Active and Passive Form; Modal Verbs – Can, Could, May, Might, Should, Will, would, punctuation, independent and dependent clauses, sentence and its types, determiners
  • Associative Language Skills: Vocabulary – Antonyms, Synonyms, Homonyms, Homographs, one-word substitution, Word Analogies, Idioms, and Phrases.
  • Common Errors: Sentence Correction and Error Finding Exercises.
  • Comprehension Passages: Closed and Open paragraphs, identifying key ideas or themes.


Numbers, Percentage, Profit, Loss, Time & Distance, Time & Work, Calendar & Clocks, Coding–Decoding & Alphabet test, Direction sense test, Syllogism, Data sufficiency.


Verbal & Reading Comprehension

English Usage or Grammar, Vocabulary Based (Synonyms/Antonyms), Jumbled Paragraphs, Analogies or Reverse Analogies, Summary Questions, Verbal Reasoning, Facts-Inferences-Judgments, Context Sentences, Reading Comprehension

Quantitative Aptitude

Number Systems, Profit and Loss, Discount, LCM and HCF, Speed, Time and Distance, Percentages, Time and Work, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Quadratic Equations & Linear Equations, Complex Numbers, Simple and Compound Interest, Logarithm, Sequences and Series, Inequalities, Probability, Set Theory & Function, Permutation, and Combination, Mixtures, and Alligations.

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

Blood Relations, Clocks, and Calendars, Syllogism, Series, Statements, Venn Diagram, Data Arrangement, Propositions, Data Structures, Direction Sense, Family Trees, Tables, Coding-Decoding, Binary Logic, Pie Charts, Bar Graphs, Line Charts, Column Graphs, Assumptions, Seating Arrangement, Data Sufficiency, Puzzles, Sets & Caselets.

General Awareness

Indian History, Indian Politics, Indian Economy, Financial and Economic news, Budget, Who is Who, Sports Events, Books and Authors, Awards and Honours, Science Invention and Discoveries, Abbreviations, Important Days and Weeks, International and National Organizations, Current National and International Affairs.

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LPU NEST Syllabus 2024 – FAQs

Q.1 Who is conducting the LPU NEST Exam?

Answer: Lovely Professional University (LPU) is conducting the LPU NEST Exam 2024.

Q.2 What is the Exam duration for the LPU NEST 2024?

Answer: The Exam duration for the LPU NEST 2024 is 90 minutes.

Q.3 How many questions will be in the LPU NEST 2024 Exam?

Answer: The LPU NEST 2024 Exam will consist of 150 Questions

Q.4 What is the type of exam in LPU NEST 2024?

Answer: The type of exam is Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).

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