Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) is a private University in Bhopal offering 22 undergraduate and 14 Postgraduate courses in the fields of Business, Management, Finance, Journalism, Commerce, Banking, etc. JLU has been awarded:

  • ‘University of the year’ by Govt. of Madhya Pradesh in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.
  • It was recognized as a Global League Institution in 2015 at the House of Commons, London, UK.
  • The university has been ranked ‘No. 1 Private University in Madhya Pradesh’ in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 by several publications.
  • Most innovative private University by ABP News at Education Awards 2018.

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) Highlights 

Official Website https://www.jlu.edu.in/
Test Scores accepted CLAT/SLAT
Degree UG and PG
Application Fee INR 1100
Selection Procedure Entrance exam, Merits, and Interview
Address Chandanpura, Madhya Pradesh 462044
JLU Helpdesk 1800-419-0156

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) Courses

Courses at JLU are as follows:

Undergraduate Courses

Major undergraduate courses of JLU are: 

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) | 3 years | INR 2.6 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2.
  • Career Prospects: Business Development, Financial Management, Marketing Management, Sales Representatives, Human Resource Executives, Customer Relation Management.

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) | 3 years | INR 4.35 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 60% aggregate marks in 10+2.
  • Career Prospects: Entrepreneurs, Social Media Management, Brand Management, Marketing Research, General Administration.

B.A (Journalism & Mass Communication) | 3 years | INR 4.1 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2
  • Career Prospects: Media, Newspaper, Magazines, Writing, Anchoring, Direction.

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) | 3 years | INR 2.3 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2
  • Career Prospects: Chartered Accountant (CA), Company Secretary (CS), Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWA), etc.

B.A/ BBA (LLB) | INR 8.35 Lacs | 

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 and CLAT/SLAT scorecard.
  • Career Prospects: Judiciary, Assistant advisor, Management Accountant, Attorney General.

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) | Hospitality & Hotel Administration: INR 3.8 Lacs | Culinary Arts: 4.95 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2
  • Career Prospects: Hotels, Airlines, Cruise, and various retail services.

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) | 4 years | INR 4.6 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Maths as compulsory subjects and good communication skills.
  • Career Prospects: Knowledge Engineer, Machine Learning Engineer, Automation Engineer, Research Scientist, Computer Vision Engineer.

Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) | 3 years | INR 1.85 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 with Maths/Computer Sc./Informatics Practice/Computer Applications/Multimedia & Web Technology.
  • Career Prospects: IT officer in the Banking Sector, Multimedia designer/Game Designer, Software Tester, Computer Programmer, Computer Support Service Specialist.

Postgraduate Courses

Major Postgraduate courses of JLU are:

Master of Business Administration (MBA) | 2 years | 3.5 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 60% marks in Graduation and CAT/CMAT/GMAT scorecard.
  • Career Prospects: Business Development, Financial Management, Marketing Management, Sales Representatives, Human Resource Executives, Customer Relation Management.

Master of Arts in Journalism (M.A) | 2 years | INR 2.45 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in Graduation.
  • Career Prospects: Media, Newspaper, Magazines, Writing, Anchoring, Direction.

LLM (Corporate & IP Law) | INR 1.3 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in Undergraduate degree in Law and CLAT/ University Entrance Exam score.
  • Career Prospects: Lawyer, Judge, Notary, Oath administrator, etc

Master of Computer Application (MCA) | 3 years | INR 1.85 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in BCA degree.
  • Career Prospects: IT officer in the Banking Sector, Multimedia designer/Game Designer, Software Tester, Computer Programmer, Computer Support Service Specialist.

Master of Technology (M.Tech) | 2 years | INR 1.4 Lacs |

  • Eligibility: 50% marks in BE/ B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering / IT with or without GATE as per AICTE norms.
  • Career Prospects: Knowledge Engineer, Machine Learning Engineer, Automation Engineer, Research Scientist, Computer Vision Engineer.

Read More: JLU Courses and Fee

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) Admissions 

JLU admits students on the basis of merits and scores obtained in the qualifying and entrance exams respectively. Most of the admissions at the university are merit-based except few courses which require entrance tests and interviews for their admission. The list is given below:

  • Business Management Studies- Merit + Personal Interview.
  • B.A (Journalism & Mass Communication)- Merit + Personal Interview.
  • B.A / BBA LLB- Merit + CLAT / SLAT + Interview.
  • MBA- Merit + CAT / CMAT / SLAT + Interview.
  • LLM- Merit + CLAT / CMAT / GMAT scores or the University entrance exam score + Personal Interview.

Getting admission at JLU involves certain steps that students need to follow. The steps are:

  1. Application Form: Applicants must fill the application form online. The only mode for filling up the application form is online. The fee for the same is INR 1100.
  2. Documents: Once all the relevant information is filled, applicants are required to upload necessary self-attested copies of all the required documents. Documents required at the time of application are:
    1. Mark sheets of all the previously attended institutes.
    2. 4 recent passport size photographs.
    3. Copy of Aadhaar Card.
  3. Verification: After the verification of all the documents by the administration, applicants are called for an interview/entrance exam via email. The email contains all the information related to the timings and date of the interview/entrance exam.

NOTE: University administration office may take up to 7 working days time, students are advised to wait for some time.

  1. Offer Letter: Offer letter is sent to the applicant through email if he/she qualifies the interview/entrance exam. The email contains details about the program, its fee, and other important details. This offer letter can also be used for applying for Education Loan in Banks.

Read More: JLU Admissions

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) Hostel

JLU provides accommodation to students with a varied choice of facilities. The rooms offered include:

  • WIFI, Gym, Swimming Pool, Security, Appetite, and Library.
  • Three meals and a snack in a day.
  • Single, Double and Triple sharing facilities.

Fee structure of JLU depends on the choice of sharing that students make:

For Single Occupancy- INR 35,000

For Double Occupancy- INR 30,000

For Triple Occupancy- INR 20,000.

Mess charges for all students is INR 30,000 for one academic year. 

Students should complete all the formalities of Hostel accommodation. JLU Hostel works on a First cum First basis.

JLU Scholarships

JLU offers three scholarships to students:

  • 100% Scholarship for on Year one tuition fee.
  • 50% scholarship on Year one tuition fee.
  • Sports scholarship.

100% scholarship waives off the whole year one tuition fee of students acquiring a good score in the following:

Course Score
MBA CAT & CMAT Score- 85 percentile & above
B.Tech (Hons.) JEE Score- 70 & Above
M.Tech  GATE Score
BBA/BA LLB and LLM  CLAT Score 100 & Above
Other Postgraduate programs 8.5 CGPA in Graduation
Other Undergraduate programs 90% & above in Class 12

50% Scholarship waives off Half Year one tuition fee of the student acquiring a good score in the following:

Course Score
MBA CAT & CMAT Score: 75-84.99 Percentile
Other Undergraduate programs 87% to 89.99% in class 12

Sports scholarship waives off 100% and 50% Year one tuition fee for the following students:

Sport level Scholarship Sport
International 100% scholarship on Year one fee  Football, Basketball, and Cricket
National  50% scholarship on Year one fee Football, Basketball, and Cricket

Jagran Lakecity University: Placement

Every year students from JLU get placed into various companies with numerous job functions and industry types. All the activities relating to job placements are looked after by the Industry Relation Cell which is a dedicated career and enterprise service.

The cell helps students to find jobs, connect with industry and guide them in setting up their own business. Industry Relation cell run events throughout the university. Below is the year-wise data of placements at JLU. Mentioned below are the no. of students who opted for placement and got placed. 

JLU Placements

Along with the placement rate, companies visiting JLU has also increased a lot over the years. From 2015 to 2018 no. of companies visited are 8, 10, 24, and 31 respectively. These companies are from various industries. Following is the data presenting industry and their no. of job offers to students.

Industry 2018 2017 2016 2015
Investment Advisory - 9 6 --
Financial Solutions/Advisory 11 - 6
Service Industry 1 6 4 3
Consultancy - 1 2 -
Banking - - 1 -
Chemical - 1 - 1
Media - - - 3
Energy - - - 1
Education Services 6 5 1 1
Stock Market 4 2 - 5
NGO - - - 2
Banking - 1 - -
IT Solutions  2 1 - -
Hospitality 26 18 - -
Advertising 2 - - -
FMCG 6 - - -
Manufacturing 2 - - -
Market Research 2 - - -
Public Relations 1 - - -
Recruitment Consultancy 1 - -

Every year 20% of Graduates from JLU opt for jobs in their choice based company and 50% of the students go for higher studies.

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) Schools

Following are the schools of Jagran Lakecity University (JLU):

  • Jagran Lakecity Business School
  • Jagran School of Journalism and Communication
  • JLU School of Law
  • JLU School of Hospitality and Tourism
  • JLU School of Commerce & Economics
  • JLU School of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • JLU School of Education
  • JLU School of Engineering & Technology
  • JLU School of Sports Science & Physical Education

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) Quick Facts 

Here are some quick facts about JLU:

  • JLU is approved by AICTE, NCTE, Madhya Pradesh Private University Regulatory Commission, UGC, Bar Council of India, Federation of Film Societies of India.
  • The university is in a membership with AUAP, International Association of Law Schools

Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) FAQ

Ques. Is there an Entrance exam at JLU?

Ans. Most of the admissions at JLU are merit-based. Only a few courses are based on entrance exams. B.A/BBA LLB, MBA, and LLM require entrance exam scores for their admission. 

Ques. How is Jagran Lakecity University?

Ans. Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) is one of the finest Universities in India. It provides the best global exposure to students through special exchange programs. The university is in collaboration with Universities in the United Kingdom and within this program, students are sent abroad for their final semester and internship in the UK companies.

Ques. I am a Graduate and I don’t want to study further, I am planning to start my own business. Is there a diploma course at JLU for business guidance?

Ans. There is no such diploma course at JLU that would guide you with Business tips but the university has Industry Relation Cell which helps the student in recruitment and business initiatives. The cell has a network of companies and helps students to establish their own business.

Ques. What is the average salary package for a Law student at JLU?

Ans. The average salary package for a Law student at Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) is between 3-10 Lacs per annum. 

Ques. What is the mode of payment for the Hostel fee at JLU?

Ans. Students can pay the hostel fee of JLU via Cheque, DD, ERP, Bank Challan, and Cash. 

Ques. What are the recruiting companies of JLU?

Ans. Some of the prominent recruiting companies of JLU are CavinKare, Dainik Bhaskar, ETV Bharat, HDB Financial Services, HDFC Bank, Red FM, Radisson, The Oberoi Group, etc.

Ques. Can I apply for an Education Loan while studying at JLU?

Ans. Yes, you may apply for loans while studying at JLU from any bank. To avail more benefits, you can apply in Axis bank, HDFC Bank, and SBI. JLU has a Tie-up with these banks.