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Lovely Professional University Reviews

Updated December 8, 2017
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  • Saturdays are working days for teachers but a holiday for students (in 4 reviews)

  • hectic schedule but manageable to an extent (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Very Good"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lovely Professional University full-time

    Pros

    Growing University. Overall good research activities

    Cons

    Too much stress at times

    Advice to Management

    Conduct less meetings


  2. "Disgusting University"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Professor
    Former Employee - Assistant Professor
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Competitive salary. 9 to 5 job Monday to Saturday.

    Cons

    Teachers are treated slaves who can be made to work in their car dealership shop in summers when university is not operating. Big No for any one who have some self respect.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing the bad works! who actually cares if you still can sell the educational degree to anyone who can pay.

  3. "Assistant Professor"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in San Diego, CA

    I worked at Lovely Professional University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good discipline, salary, great campus, fast wi-fi,

    Cons

    Less number of holidays, Saturdays are working day


  4. "Never ending work"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Jalandhar, Punjab (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor in Jalandhar, Punjab (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lovely Professional University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Student friendly
    Salary on time with out delay

    Cons

    Continuous work
    not a transparent system

    Advice to Management

    Better give some free space for PhD holder, which will give something which HR people cannot imagine


  5. "Quantity"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lovely Professional University full-time

    Pros

    It's a great diverse university.

    Cons

    Quantity dominates Quality in LPU

    Advice to Management

    Father is head of the family.If he fails to manage ,surely It's downfall of every one in the house.Similarly lecturer is the head of the class where our university probably fails .Please recruit some senior lecturers with sensible experience.


  6. "Assistant Professor salary"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lovely Professional University full-time

    Pros

    Ok salary. Good place. Good environment.

    Cons

    Hectic schedule on weekends. Sometimes even Sunday's are having meeting.

    Advice to Management

    None


  7. "POLITICS shall be their only business"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Professor, Mathematics in Jalandhar, Punjab (India)
    Former Employee - Assistant Professor, Mathematics in Jalandhar, Punjab (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lovely Professional University (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Exposure only because of diversity

    Cons

    Poor Operations, HR policies are meaningless for higher management. No work life balance, no cap on intake of students, 10k, 20k in one year like a market

    Advice to Management

    please follow policies for everyone. stop giving poor salaries to the people with no reference, maintain a benchmark for the salaries

  8. "Officer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Officer in Jalandhar, Punjab (India)
    Current Employee - Officer in Jalandhar, Punjab (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lovely Professional University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    complexity involved in job invokes lot of interest
    supportive managers- one of the best advantages that we never get in many of the companies
    freedom to innovate
    Respect towards employees
    one on the best companies in Coimbatore to work for
    drive to work towards higher cause

    Cons

    6 day working pattern


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Never work in this university, Cheap Management,Crap systems, dont follow any of UGC norms."

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    Current Employee - Senior Director in Phagwara (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Phagwara (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lovely Professional University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good location, student diversity,good place for low paid salary employee.

    Cons

    UGC norms are not been praticed in any manner.
    No job description or fake.
    No salary structure.
    Illegal way of forcing people for resignation without any compensation.
    Idiotic systems
    Over appealing promotion
    Depressed employees
    Political environment
    No employee benefit accept on paper
    No PF, Gratuity, family insurance

    Advice to Management

    All that you are doing to people will come back to you. Advice is reserved for intellectual people.


  10. "Placement Officer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lovely Professional University full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Management Support
    Easy Access to Management
    Corporate Relationship Building
    Self Sufficient place
    Brand

    Cons

    Saturdays are working, But then that is a common scenario in education Industry


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