How to Apply


Step 1: Buy an Application Form

The students can either fill the form online from home or at JLU’s admission office. The Cost of the Admission Form is Rs.1000. JLU does not have paper based application form.

Step 2: Fill the application form

Students are required to complete all the relevant sections of the application form, including personal information and family information. The system will not allow the incomplete forms to be submitted. Students are required to submit the following documents, duly self-attested along with the complete application form:

  • 10th / 12th / Graduation mark-sheet (if applying for postgraduate programme)
  • 4 recent passport size photograph
  • Copy of Aadhaar Card

Step 3: Verification of documents and Interview Call

Upon receiving the completed application form along with necessary documents, the University Admissions office may take upto 7 working days to process the application. Once the application is processed and accepted, an e-mail will be sent to applicants detailing the time and venue for the admission interview/entrance exam, based on the eligibility criteria of the desired program.

Step 4: Interview Results and Offer Letter

Applicants will be issued an offer letter by e-mail, (conditional / unconditional) once they successfully clear the admission entrance exam and/or personal interview. The offer letter shall contain the program details, fee structure and can be used in applying for a Bank Education Loan.

Admission FAQ’s


1. Who is the promoter of Jagran Lakecity University?

Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal is promoted by Jagran Social Welfare Society (JSWS), a non-profit registered society having its corporate office at Bhopal. The objective is to develop and propagate educational programs, by way of establishing progressive schools, colleges or other educational institutions in India or abroad, open to all without any distinction of race, caste or creed and other social welfare objects. The society currently has following institutes under its operations

  • Delhi Public School, Bhopal – established in 2000
  • Delhi Public School, Indore – established in 2003
  • Delhi Public School, Kolar Road Bhopal – established in 2013
  • Delhi Public School, Rau Indore – to be commissioned in March 2019
  • Jagran Institute of Communication and Management – established in 2009
  • DPS Gurudev Shiksha Kendra, Bhopal – established in 2003
  • DPS Somwatidevi Shiksha Kendra, Indore – established in 2006

2. Is the University recognized/approved by UGC?

Jagran Lakecity University is established as a state private university in Bhopal through the Madhya Pradesh Private University Act no. 22 in 2013 and is recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956, Govt. of India.

3. Are technical courses approved by AICTE?

As per law, Universities do not require AICTE approval. Only institutions, which are affiliated to Universities, require such approval. As Jagran Lakecity University is a Bonafide University established by a State Act, it does not require AICTE approval. The ruling was notified in the case of Bharathidasan University vs. AICTE.

4. Is there any entrance exam?

There are no written entrance exams to apply for majority of the programs offered at JLU. However, for taking admission one needs to appear for a personal interview with admissions committee of the respective school. Students applying for programs offered under the JLU School of Law are required to successfully clear the CLAT / LSAT exam or the JLU Entrance Test applicable for their program of choice.

5. What is the admission procedure?

Our internationally competitive degrees will allow each student to create his or her own intellectual space and foster academic growth in their chosen fields of study. For detailed admission procedure,Click here.

6. Is there any requirement of affidavit in case of break in studies?

Yes we require an affidavit mentioning the reason for the gap in studies.

7. What is the eligibility requirement for scholarships?

At Jagran Lakecity University, we believe in rewarding the hard work and excellence achieved by you in various field of life. The JLU Scholarships have been initiated to encourage the talents of all such students, thereby strengthening the roots of our future generation. To know more about the JLU Scholarships for Excellence, Click here.

8. Will I be refunded my registration fee if I decide not to pursue my studies at JLU after depositing the said fee?

For a detailed refund policy followed by the university, Click here

9. Does the University provide transport facility within the city and from nearby districts?

Yes, we have non-AC Buses, which covers maximum part of Bhopal. Nearby areas like Mandideep and Sehore also have regular bus services. For route plan please contact admissions office.

10. Does the University provide education loan facility to its students?

Jagran Lakecity University has tie-up with various leading banks. For further details, please refer to section for education loan or Click here.

11. Is the campus wi-fi enabled?

Yes, the campus has seamless Wi-fi connectivity.

12. Can I pay the fees in installments?

13. Does the University offer on-campus accommodation facility?

Jagran Lakecity University offers world-class student accommodation with all modern amenities. We have various accommodation options to suit different needs. The University also offers meal services which is included in the accommodation charges.

14. Is the University approved by UGC?

Jagran Lakecity University is established as a state private university in Bhopal through the Madhya Pradesh Private University Act in 2013 and is approved by UGC under section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956.

15. Does the University offer international student exchange opportunities?

Studying at JLU offers students with a number of opportunities to be a part of the global student communities. For more information, we encourage you to speak with one of our representatives at 1800-419-0156.

Lateral Entry


Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal welcomes students who wish to take transfer from their existing college / university to ours. The eligibility for lateral entry is as follows:

  • For Programs of 3 years duration - Lateral Entry in 3rd or 5th Semester
  • For Programs of 2 years duration - Lateral Entry in 3rd Semester
  • For Programs of 4 years & more - Lateral Entry in 3rd or 5th Semester

Application Process for Lateral Entry:
  • A Demand Draft of Rs. 1000/- in favour of "Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal" payable at Bhopal
  • Certified copies of all relevant mark sheets from class X onwards till last completed semester / year.
  • Authentic copy of semester / year wise detailed course structure, scheme of teaching and evaluation of the course of study pursued, by the Parent University / Institution.
  • No Objection certificate from parent University / Institution:

The Admission committee will go through your documents and if you are eligible, you will be called for an interview.