Established by Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya in 1916, Banaras Hindu University is one of the best Universities from India. Located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, BHU is at 3rd spot in Top University of India as per The Week and according to India Today, BHU is ranked 2nd among the Top 30 Universities. Institutes such as IIT, Institute of Medical Sciences and Institute of Agriculture Sciences are some of the jewels from Banaras Hindu University’s crown.

The admission to undergraduate courses offered in Banaras Hindu University is offered on the basis of Undergraduate Entrance Test (BHU UET). For the admission in academic session 2016-17, the applications are being accepted and the last date to complete the application process is February 29, 2016. The entrance exams for BHU UET 2016 will be conducted between April 10, 2016 to May 15, 2016.

In this article we will have a quick look at various details relate to admission process of Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test (BHU UET) starting with eligibility, application process etc. Let us start with the minimum eligibility requirements:

    • Eligibility: The general eligibility conditions for the candidates to appear in Undergraduate Entrance Test are:
      • Age: The age of the candidate needs to be between 16 to 25 years i.e. the candidate should be born between July 01, 1991 and July 01, 2000.
        • Relaxation: Candidates from PC/SC/ST category will get relaxation of up to 5 years and candidate from OBC Category will get relaxation of 3 years in upper age limit.
      • Academic Qualification: The candidate should have cleared class 12 examination with subject combination required as per the individual course to which the candidate seeks admission.
        • For Courses such as LLB and Bachelor of Education candidates are required to have Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject.
        • The candidates appearing in the final examination while BHU UET’s application process is on are also eligible for making application.
  • Minimum Marks: The candidates should have scored at least 50% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Application Process: The online applications are to be made at Banaras Hindu University’s website and the candidates are not required to upload any document to complete the application process, moreover in order to complete the application process there is no need for the printout of the completed application form to be sent.
  • Uploads: The candidates are required to upload only their passport size photograph and signatures. The specifications of photograph and signature are as follow:
      • Format: JPEG
  • Size: Maximum 100 kb
    • Dimensions: 4.5 x 3.5cms.
  • Admit Card: The admit cards for all the eligible candidates will be available on the website of BHU and candidates will be able to download the admit cards by entering their registration number etc. to download their admit card.

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