BHU Admission 2022 (Open): Application Process, Eligibility, Selection Criteria & Dates ,Varanasi

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What's new at BHU? CUET application window for UG courses is now closed. The correction window is open from May 25 to May 31. CUET 2022 exam will be conducted in the first week of July. Meanwhile, BHU registrations for postgraduate admissions are open via CUET PG and the last date to register is June 18. Check CUET PG Brochure 2022 and CUET PG 2022 notification for more updates. 

Popularly known as BHU comprises three institutes, 14 faculties, 140 departments, four interdisciplinary centres, a constituent college for women and three constituents schools, covering a vast range of courses from numerous streams such as Humanities, Social Science, Technology, Medicine, Science, Fine Arts and Performing Arts. In addition to this, the University has six centres for advanced studies, 10 departments under special assistance programmes and a large number of specialised research centres. Banaras Hindu University also has four-degree colleges in the city affiliated with it.  

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BHU Admission Dates 2022

All the important dates regarding BHU University admission 2022 are enlisted below: 


CUET-UG correction window

25 May '22 -

31 May '22

CUET PG registrations


19 May '22 -

18 Jun '22

CUET PG - last date to pay exam fee

19 Jun '22


Start & End date to apply for CUET 2022

6 Apr '22 -

22 May '22

BHU Research Entrance Test (RET) for Ph.D./M.Phil

16 Mar '22

BHU UG Admission 2022

Banaras Hindu University offers a number of undergraduate programmes in the field of Management, Engineering, Law, Design, Architecture, Science, Arts and Commerce among various others. For a majority of UG programmes listed above, candidates are required to have a valid score in Class 12 (or equivalent) as the basic criteria. Admission to these courses is either based on BHU UET or scores obtained by eligible candidates in course-specific entrance exams. Check out the details regarding BHU courses by clicking on the below links: 

BHU BSc Admission 2022 BHU BSc (Hons) Admission 2022 BHU BCom (Hons) Admission 2022
BHU B.Ed Admission 2022 BHU BTech Admission 2022 BHU BPEd Admission 2022
BHU BA (Hons) Admission 2022 BHU BPA Admission 2022 BHU MBBS Admission 2022
BHU BDS Admission 2022 BHU BAMS Admission 2022 BHU BPharm Admission 2022

BHU PG Admission 2022

Banaras Hindu University offers around 20 courses at the PG level. These courses are offered in various streams, such as Management, Engineering, Medical Science, Law and so on. Most of these PG courses are of two-year duration and are offered in full-time mode. Admission to most of the PG courses is either BHU PET-based or is conducted through national/ state-level entrance exams. Candidates must read the eligibility and selection criteria of the desired programme before applying for BHU admission by clicking on the below links:

BHU MSc Admission 2022 BHU MA Admission 2022 BHU LLB Admission 2022
BHU MBA Admission 2022 BHU MCA Admission 2022 BHU MCom Admission 2022
BHU MTech Admission 2022 BHU M.Ed Admission 2022 BHU LLM Admission 2022
BHU MPEd Admission 2022 BHU MFA Admission 2022 BHU MPA Admission 2022
BHU M.Lib.I.Sc Admission 2022 BHU DM Admission 2022 BHU MTTM Admission 2022
BHU MD Admission 2022 BHU MS Admission 2022 BHU MCh Admission 2022

BHU Diploma, PG Diploma Admission 2022

Apart from offering UG, PG and research programmes, the University also offers Diploma and PG Diploma programmes in multiple specialisations. The duration of these programmes varies from six months to two years depending on the specialisation and course. For more details about these courses, click on the below links:

BHU Diploma Admission 2022 BHU PG Diploma Admission 2022

BHU PhD Admission 2022

At the research level, BHU offers a PhD programme in many specialisations across several faculties, including Arts, Social Sciences, Science, Law, and Education, among others. Admission to PhD is based on the marks scored in BHU RET Entrance Test (RET) conducted by the University. BHU RET is usually conducted in October. Candidates, who have passed their master’s degree (10+2+3+2 pattern), can check out more details around the BHU PhD programme by clicking on the links given below: 

BHU PhD Admission 2022

BHU Accepted Entrance Exam 2022

The University accepts several national-level, university-level entrance exams for admission to various UG, PG and PhD courses. Given below is the list of a few course-specific entrance exams accepted by BHU: 

Course Accepted Entrance Exam
BTech JEE Main

BHU Application Process 2022

BHU application process 2022 is conducted in online mode through the official website of the University. For successful application submission, candidates need to pay an application fee of INR 600 (General/ OBC Category)/ INR 300 (SC/ST Category). Registered applicants selected based on merit have to undergo a counselling procedure with the relevant University department. The application process consists of the following steps:

Step 1: Visit the official website and register online, click on the "Sign In" button given on the home page of the BHU.

Step 2: When you click the link you will be shown a Registration Form asking for various details. Fields for information marked with "Red coloured bullets" are to be essentially filled up. These fields cannot be left blank. Once you fill in the details, you can click on the "Sign up" button at the bottom for completing the registration process. 

Step 3: Upload the required documents and pictures as prescribed. 

Step 4: Preview form and edit details if required.  

Step 5: Pay the application fee online and hit the 'submit' button to complete the process. 

Download Step-Wise Process of Filling up the Application Form (with images)

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BHU Admission FAQs 

Q. Is BHU admission open?

A. Yes, BHU admission is currently open for all the undergraduate courses. Candidates seeking admission can apply online for the Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CU-CET) for UG admission. The last date to apply for BHU UG admission is May 6. 

Q. Can I take admission to BHU without an entrance exam?

A. No, BHU admission to most of the courses is entrance-based. For Banaras Hindu University UG admission, candidates need to appear for CU-CET/ BHU-UET entrance exams conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). 

Q. Can we apply for BHU after Class 12?

A. Candidates willing to seek admission at BHU after Class 12 need to appear for BHU UET. Additionally, candidates should not be more than 22 years of age in the admission year and should have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate in Class 12.

Q. Can I get direct admission to BHU?

A. No, BHU doesn't have a provision for direct admission. Candidates seeking admission need to go through an entrance examination, however, if BHU calls you for counselling, then there is a chance for admission through paid seat facility. 

Q. Is BHU exam tough?

A. BHU entrance exam is not that much hard. Candidates appearing for the exams just need to focus on their bases. 

Q. How can I apply for BHU admission?

A. Candidates willing to seek BHU admission need to fill the application form in online mode by visiting its official website. For UG courses, candidates need to fill BHU UET application form and BHU PET for PG courses. However, for PhD admission, BHU RET application form has to be filled.

Q. Is there a paid seat in BHU?

A. There are around 10 paid seats reserved for each course at BHU in which the students have to pay the regular fee along with an extra fee as per the course.

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Vishnu katara | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Engineering Physics - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 24 Sep 2021
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I regret joining this college.

Placements: 100% of students got placed from this branch. The average package offered is 25 LPA, the highest package is above 1 Crore (2019), and the lowest package is around 15 LPA. The top companies for this course are Amazon, Google etc. The top role offered is SDE management. Above 90% of students got internships.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi is unlimited with decent speed, and it is everywhere like library, classrooms, labs, hostel and workshops. Mess food is the best among all IITs. Sports are pretty good. The largest sports...

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Abhaas mishra | B.A. LL.B (Hons.) - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 21 Sep 2021
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
BHU, Faculty of Law, is one of the best colleges in India.

Placements: Most of the students received good placements. The average package offered was 8 Lacs per annum. This data can be accessed through the Ministry of Education's website. They have their alumni in various HC and SC also as a judge. The top recruiting companies of our college are TCS etc.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi is available for every student. The library is resourceful. The cyber library can also be used by students. There are moot courtroom, ventilated classrooms, library from 9 am to 7 pm, well-maintained rooms, av...

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Atul | B.Tech. in Computer Science Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 19 Sep 2021
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Our college has great coding culture, and a good environment. Fests are fun, & professors are fine.

Placements: CSE branch in IIT BHU has 100% placements with an average salary package of about 25 LPA. The highest salary package offered is 1.5 crores per annum for foreign and about 65 LPA in case of domestic. Companies that recruit include almost all reputed software companies like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Oracle, Sprinkler, Uber, and a whole lot. In the case of internships, around 60% of the students get on-campus intern and many got off-campus internships.

Infrastructure: The main building of CSE and MNC is nearby and it is just good in terms of infrastructure. Although labs are air-conditioned and have high-speed Wi-Fi, and the building is somewhat old. But it's quite satisfactory. The library is very good and has a peaceful environment and is air-conditioned, and has Wi-Fi connectivity. Almost all the books required during college are there in the library. Classrooms are a bit unsatisfactory as they get very warm during summer due to the absence of air-conditio...

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Shubham | B.Tech. in Electronics Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 6 Oct 2021
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
Very good placement, not that great infrastructure .

Placements: Most of the students got placed. Only those who wants higher studies don't sit for placement. The highest packeg is 1.5 crores grabbed by only one student in 2019. the lowest is around 10 Lacs and average package is around 20-22 Lacs. All the big companies that recruits from india comes to our college Most of students got internship. Big companies like google and Microsoft comes for internship.

Infrastructure: Infrastructure is not the best you want as it 100 years old institution. Labs are good and well-equip...

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Himanshu Yadav | Integrated B.Tech. + M.Tech. in Computer Science Engineering - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 25 Apr 2021
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
It has the best facilities, teachers, a lush green campus and a good placement percentage.

Placements: Around 90% of the students got placed in our branch. The highest salary package offered is 37 LPA, the lowest salary package offered is 6 LPA, and the average salary package offered is around 13 LPA. While the highest salary package offered till now is 1.39 crore per annum and 2.03 crore per annum by Google. Top recruiting companies are HP, Paytm, Goldman Sachs, Amazon, Google, Microsoft and many others.

Infrastructure: The hostels' building is below expectations, but all other facilities are quite impressive. L...

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I want to know about the latest cutoff information for Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) at IIT Varanasi (BHU) ?

Reply to Nisha Ananda Nikam

Aakanksha Jaiman

Guide-Level 11

9 hours ago

Vinay kr Pandey

Guide-Level 15

9 hours ago

Dear aspirant,
great connecting with you.
Kindly checkout the below link for information related to your query.
Hope it helps.

Does BHU provide placement after doing a master's in social work?

Reply to Somya Jha

Vinay kr Pandey

Guide-Level 15

a week ago

Kindly see the below link for information related to your query.
Thank you.

Mallika Ahuja

Contributor-Level 10

a week ago

Which should I choose, Northeast NIT, new IIIT CS or BHU B.Sc. Computer Science?

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Prakhar Gupta

Beginner-Level 2

a week ago

If I were in your shoes I would have definitely gone for BHU because of how esteemed and prestigious that college is and also the placement record is pretty nice.


Rupjyoti saikia

Contributor-Level 10

3 weeks ago

All of the above are good, so please choose one according to your own interest.

Any other universities for mpharm without GPAT qualification?

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Vinay kr Pandey

Guide-Level 15


Dear aspirant, The list of colleges offering M.Pharma without GPAT are mentioned below;Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi. Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani. JSS College of Pharmacy, Ooty. Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal. JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore. Birla Institute ...Dear aspirant,
The list of colleges offering M.Pharma without GPAT are mentioned below;
Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi.
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani.
JSS College of Pharmacy, Ooty.
Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal.
JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore.
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra.
Hope it helps.

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Also you can refer Pharma NIRF ranking and check the university level entrance exams of those ranked colleges. Best wishes.

Is maths compulsory for this course? I want to do MBA in finance after B.Com honors.

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Mallika Ahuja

Contributor-Level 10

2 weeks ago

For MBA entrance exams, it becomes essential to have knowledge of maths. To choose a stream in MBA, it is not mandatory to have maths but a basic understanding will help you in the course.

Vinay kr Pandey

Guide-Level 15

2 weeks ago

Hello,A pleasure to meet you.You can apply for MBA Finance, Maths might be needed a bit if you are appearing for an entrance exam but, as far as MBA finance is concerned you only need to have knowledge of statistics and basic math which would be sufficient. Math is not required in 12th or graduat...Hello,
A pleasure to meet you.
You can apply for MBA Finance, Maths might be needed a bit if you are appearing for an entrance exam but, as far as MBA finance is concerned you only need to have knowledge of statistics and basic math which would be sufficient. Math is not required in 12th or graduation to be eligible for MBA in Finance.
Hope it helps.

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