Banaras Hindu University
Banaras Hindu University

Banaras Hindu University: Admission 2024, Ranking, Courses, Eligibility, Placements, Facilities

Varanasi, Uttar pradesh

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Banaras Hindu University (BHU), also formally  known as central hindu college was established in 1916 in the city Varanasi by Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya. The university got  recognition from UGC and accredited with an A grade by NAAC. As per NIRF Ranking 2023 , it ranked 5 th among the Top Universities of India.

BHU is considered to be the largest residential university in Asia with over 30,000 students residing on campus. BHU Affiliated Colleges includes 6 institutes, 14 faculties, 140 departments, four interdisciplinary centers, a constituent college for women, and 3 constituent schools.

BHU offers a variety of  UG, PG, and Research, and Diploma courses in multiple subjects including Humanities, Social Science, Technology, Medicine, Science, Fine Arts, and many more. Entrance exams are conducted  every year by the university  for admission in any of the courses. 

BHU admissions to UG and PG courses will be done through Common University Entrance Test (CUET) conducted by NTA. BHU conducts Research Entrance Test (RET)  for admission to the PhD programs.

The minimum eligibility criteria for PG admission is successfully completed graduation degree in relevant disciplines with aggregate of 50% marks meanwhile for UG admission, at least 50% marks in their 10+2 from any recognised board.

Students from across the world come to study in BHU every year as the university has collaborated with many international universities. BHU also provides engaging placement and internship opportunities to all students. The highest package touched INR 38 LPA while average package stood at INR 11.3 LPA.The university also offers various scholarships for financially challenged students.

Banaras Hindu University (BHU): Highlights

Particulars 

BHU Highlights 2023

Establishment Year 

1916

University Type

Public Research University

Campus Size

1300 acres

NIRF Ranking

5th under the 'University' category

-11th under the 'Overall' category

- 8th under the 'Medical' category

Flagship Courses

MSc, MBA, B.A. , B.Ed

Number Of Courses

350 +

Entrance Exams Conducted

BHU UET , BHU PET, BHU RET, BHU BSc Nursing EXAM, BHU BPT , Pre - Medical TEST

MBA Fees

First Year - Rs.50007

Second Year- Rs.49281

No. & Types of scholarship

5|Merit Based |Need Based

Total MoUs 

40+

Official Websites

www.bhu.ac.in

Major Recruiters

Infosys, Accenture, Wipro, amazon , IBM, ICCI and many more.

BHU Ranking 2024

BHU receives milestone rankings every year , mentioned below are the ranking of BHU in 2023 - 

Ranking Body 

Ranking Assigned

Category

NIRF Rankings 2023

#5 

University

NIRF Rankings 2023

#11

Overall

NIRF Rankings 2023

#8

Medical

QS World University 2024

1001-1200

University

QS Asia University 2024

=199

University

BHU Placement 2024

BHU Placements Report 2024 is not yet released , mentioned below are the placemnts highlights for the year 2023.

Details

Statistics

No. of Students Placed

120

No. of Company Visited

54

Highest Package (MBA)

38

Average Package (MBA)

11.3

Median Package (MBA)

10.4

Profile offered the Most (MBA)

Consultant (38%)

BHU Admission 2024

BHU admission to undergraduate and postgraduate programs along with Diploma and PHD on the basis of entrance examinations like CUET, BHU UET , BHU PET and others. Candidates who want to secure admission at BHU must fulfill the eligibility criteria for their preferred course. Interested candidates can check the course-wise eligibility criteria and selection process for BHU admission in the table below:

Course

Specialisations

Minimum Eligibility

B.Tech

Food Tech, Dairy Tech

Passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM) OR Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology (PCMB) with English from a Board/University recognized by the Institute/Board with at least 50% marks or equivalent G.P.A. in aggregate. 

BA

Sanskrit

Passed 10+2 or equivalent Examination securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate.

B Com / B Com (Hons)

Finance Market Management

Passed 10 + 2 or equivalent examination with Commerce/Economics/Maths/Computer Science/ Finance/ Finance Markets Management as one of the subjects and secured a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate and must have passed in the concerned subject.

BA (Hons)

Social Science

Passed 10+2 or equivalent Examination securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate. For B.A. Hons. (Economics): The student must have offered Mathematics as one subject at High School Examinations.

BPA

(Instruments -sitar , flute)

(Dance - Bharatnatyam, North Indian) 

a) Passed 10+2 or equivalent examination OR a Graduate/Postgraduate Degree; and (b) Vocal Music/Dance as one of the subjects in any of the above courses and the candidate is passed in this subject also; OR Passed 3-Year Diploma in Instrumental Music (Sitar/Violin/Flute/Tabla & Mridangam) Dance (Kathak/ Bharatnatyam) Examination of BHU OR equivalent Examination

BA LLB

 

A candidate shall be eligible for appearing in the Under-graduate Entrance Test (U.E.T.) leading to admission to B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)Semester I, if the - Applicant who has successfully completed Senior Secondary School (10+2) or equivalent (Such as 11+1, „A‟ level in Senior School Leaving certificate course) from a recognized University of India or outside or from a Senior Secondary Board or equivalent constituted or recognized by the Union or by a State Government or from any equivalent instituti

BSc (Hons)

Math , Biology , Agriculture.

Passed 10+2 or equivalent Examination securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate in the subjects Physics, Chemistry plus any one of the following: Biology, Geology and Geography and must have passed in each of the concerned three subjects

MSc

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Zoology, Statistics, Computer Science, Geography, Psychology, Biochemistry

B.Sc. (Hons.)/ B.Sc. under 10+2+3 pattern securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate in Science subjects (considering all the three years of B.Sc. Course). The subject in which admission is sought must be Hons. subject at B.Sc. (Hons.) level/a subject studied in all the three years at Graduate level.

MBA

 

Bachelor degree under 10+2+3 pattern/ a degree in Agriculture, Technology, Medicine, Education or law/ a postgraduate degree in any discipline under 10+2+3 pattern with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from any University/Institution recognized by AIU/AICTE. For SC/ST candidates 45% mark is required.

M.Com

 

B.Com. (Hons.)/B.Com. under at least 10+2+3 pattern securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate including all subjects studied at B.Com. level except those subjects where only pass marks are required and which do not contribute to the total in the final (degree) marksheet.

MA

Bengali, English, Hindi, Canada, Sanskrit, History Arts, Anthropology, Pali, Journalism & Mass Communication, History 

B.A. (Hons.)/ B.A. under 10+2+3 pattern with PG Diploma/Advanced Diploma in the concerned subject (Arabic/ Chinese/ French/ German/Marathi/ Persian/Russian/Nepali/Telugu) securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate both at B.A. and Diploma levels.

MBBS

Anatomy, Forensic medicine , pathology , psychiatry, cardio , etc.

To qualify for admission, students must have passed the 10 + 2 or equivalent examinations in Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology, and English.

Phd

Agriculture, Food Technology, Sociology,Geology, etc

Passed 10+2 with UG and PG. Post Graduation in relevant subjects.

Certificate Courses

Vedic Mathematics,Statistical Methods, Ayurvedic Pain Management.

Graduate in relevant subject.

BHU Infrastructure Facilities

BHU (Banaras Hindu University ) is known for its huge infrastructure facilities scattered across a vast 1,300-acre campus in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, is the institution. There are numerous facilities on campus

Classrooms: BHU has more than 1,000 well-equipped classrooms with contemporary teaching tools.

Hostels: BHU offers more than 50 hostels with space for more than 20,000 students. The hostels are well-maintained, roomy, and equipped with all the services that are required, including dining areas, rooms, and medical centers.There are two hostels for boys at the institution, and the majority of girls are housed in different girls' hostels on campus.

Laboratories: More than 1,000 laboratories, all outfitted with the newest technology in science, may be found at BHU. Students and academics utilize these labs to carry out experiments and research.

Learning Resources: The institution offers top-notch learning resources, including a well-stocked library with internet access, well-furnished laboratories, teaching tools like overhead and multimedia video projectors, an ample supply of audio-visual aids and software, and, last but not least, a majority of the teachers have personal computers with internet access.

 

BHU Highlights
Institute TypeUniversity
OfficialWebsitehttps://www.bhu.ac.in/
LocationUttar Pradesh, Varanasi
Contact DetailsPandit Madan Mohan Malviya Road, Kabir Colony, VaranasiWebsiteGo to website...
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How many campuses are there?

BHU has mainly two campuses , one is the main campus located in Varanasi and the other is South Campus specialized in Agriculture Science located in Mirzapur.

 

On what basis does BHU take Admissions ?

Students willing to  take admission to BHU in different  courses are based on CUET - UG , CUET - PG conducted by NTA.

What is the NIRF ranking of BHU?

BHU stands 5 th in NIRF ranking 2023 in ‘University’ category, 8th in ‘Medical’ category and 11 th in the ‘Overall’ category.

What is the eligibility criteria for MBA in BHU?

Minimum 50% marks in aggregate at the Bachelor degree under 10+2+3 pattern/ a degree in Agriculture, Technology, Medicine, Education or law / a postgraduate degree in any discipline under 10+2+3 pattern with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from any University/Institution recognized by AIU/AICTE. 

Does BHU offer hostel Facilities?

There are two hostels for boys at the institution, and the majority of girls are housed in different girls' hostels on campus.

 

Is IIT- BHU and BHU same?

Despite sharing a campus, Banaras Hindu University and IIT BHU are two distinct institutions. Each institute has a unique admissions process, administration, and management. IIT BHU was formerly a component of BHU before it became an IIT. Both are now separate organizations. 

 

Which course has the best placement in BHU ?

Although BHU has an active placement cell offering good opportunities for students in various courses, MBA placements and students placed are unparalleled.

What is the highest package of BHU in 2023?

The highest package touched INR 38 LPA as per latest data 2023 of MBA course.

Does BHU offer diploma courses?

Yes, BHU offers Diploma courses in various disciplines, journalism , health communications along with PG Diploma courses in multiple disciplines like Business Administration , Travel Management and many more.

Around what month BHU conducts its entrance?

All the entrance of BHU is conducted by NTA , for CUET-UG the tentative month is May and for PG , registration forms are out in December while exams are conducted in March.

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