Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test [ BHU-UET ]

By Srushti Pargat Last Updated: December 13th, 2020

BHU-UET 2021

The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) stands among one of the top universities in India. This university offers various undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses to  aspirants who wish to attend the college. The BHU conducts an entrance test called the BHU-UET (Banaras Hindu University - Undergraduate Entrance Tests) for aspirants to be able to get admission into the various UG and PG courses offered by the institute.

Candidates that are willing to take admission into any of the UG courses offered by the university must make sure to apply for BHU UET for the following academic year. Before going forward with the application process, candidates must make sure to check the eligibility criteria before submitting or filling of the application form. Candidates are advised to check the official notifications from the university’s official website.

Important Dates for BHU-UET 2021

Events Important Dates
Application form is made available online 4th week of Jan 2021
Last date for the submission of the application form 4th week of Feb 2021
Application portal reopens for registered candidates 3rd week of Mar 2021
Last date to Change Test Center 3rd week of Jun 2020
Availability of admit card 3rd-4th week of Aug 2021
Release of Provisional answer key 1st week of Sep 2021
Start of challenging the answer key Sep 2021
Last date to challenge Sep 2021
Declaration of result To be announced
Counseling date To be announced

Eligibility Criteria BHU-UET 2021

Before beginning to fill the application for the BHU-UET 2021, it is advised that the candidates go through the following eligibility criteria to avoid the rejection or cancellation of the application form. The following information is related to the Eligibility Criteria for the BHU-UET 2021.

1. BA. (Hons.) Arts and Social Sciences, BFA and B.Voc

· All candidates should have completed their 10+2 or equivalent examination.

· Candidates should have secured a minimum of 50% marks.

· The Candidates must not be older than 22 years of age on or after the 1st of July 2021.

2. B.Com (Hons.) Financial Market Management

· All candidates should have completed their 10+2 with the following courses in commerce / economics / maths / computer science / finance / financial markets management / vocational.

· All candidates must also keep in mind that they should have secured a minimum of 50% marks in any of the subjects mentioned above.

3. B.Sc Hons (For Maths and Bio Group)

· Candidates should have completed their 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks in the PCM category and also in any one of the following subjects- Chemistry, Zoology, Statistics, Information Technology, Geography, Geology, Computer Science.

· Candidates must not be older than 22 years of age.

4. B.Sc Hons Ag  and B.Sc Hons Ag RGCS

· In order to pursue this course, the candidates should have passed their 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in th PCM category and also any of the following subjects from Maths, Agriculture and Biology.

· The eligible candidates should not be older than 25 years of age on or after the 1st of July 2021.

5. Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry

· In order to pursue this course, all candidates should have passed their 10+2 from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, English and Biology.

· Candidates should make sure to have secured a minimum  of 50% marks in aggregate as well as individually in the subjects mentioned above.

· The SC / ST candidates must have scored a minimum percentage of 40% in aggregate as well as individually.

6. L.L.B Hons. in Bachelor of Laws Course –

Candidates should have had a B.Com / Shastri Degree / B.A / B.Sc. , with a minimum of 50% marks in their core subjects. Another option they have is that they should have possessed an equivalent degree that is recognized by the BCI.

7. L.L.B Hons. Course –

Candidates should have attained minimum marks in their qualifying examination of 50% for the candidates in the General category, 45% for OBC category and 40% for SC and ST category.

8. B.P.Ed Course –

Candidates must have had a Bachelor’s Degree in any field and also  should have attained a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

Scanned Image Specifications

Document Dimensions Size of scanned files
Scanned Passport Photograph 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm 100 kb
Scanned Signature 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm 100 kb

Application Fee for the BHU UET 2021

The application fees for the BHU-UET can be submitted in two modes- through online payment methods provided and the other option is to choose the “Cash payment through HDFC Bank” option. The application fees for the BHU-UET 2021 is mentioned below:

Category/ Caste Courses offered Application Fees
General / General – EWS / OBC categories All courses apart from the Shastri Hons. Rs. 600
SC / ST / PwD categories All courses apart from the Shastri Hons. Rs. 300
General / General – EWS / OBC categories Shastri Hons. Rs. 200
SC / ST / PwD categories Shastri Hons. Rs. 400

If the candidates choose to apply for multiple courses, they will need to make subsequent reduced payments. The details regarding this are mentioned below–

Category/ Caste Courses offered Application Fees
General / General – EWS / OBC categories All Courses offered Rs. 400
SC / ST / PwD categories All Courses offered Rs. 200

Syllabus for BHU UET 2021

The syllabus of the BHU UET 2021 is variable according to the subjects mentioned. The UG entrance exam is conducted for the admission into the various programmes offered by the BHU. The syllabus below includes the main subjects from each of the topics:

B.Com. (Hons) / B.Com. (Hons) in financial Market Management

  • Basic Mathematics
  • Computer
  • Business Organization
  • Business Management
  • Current Economic Affairs
  • Accountancy
  • Statement Analysis
  • Financial Market Management
  • Economics
  • Money and Banking

B.A. (Hons) in Arts / B.A. (Hons) in Social Sciences

  • Reasoning
  • Numerical Ability
  • Language Comprehension
  • General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs
  • General Mental Ability

B.Sc. (Hons) in Mathematics Group

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry

B.Sc (Hons) in Bio Group

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry

Shastri (Hons)

  • Sanskrit
  • Hindi

B.Sc Honours. Mathematics. Agriculture. Botany

  • Zoology
  • Mental Ability
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

B.Ed (Bachelor of Education) and B.Ed (Special Education)

  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Teaching Aptitude
  • Reasoning
  • Current Education Scenario

LL.B. (Hons) and BA. LL.B. (Hons)

  • Mental Ability
  • General Awareness
  • Current Affairs
  • Legal Aptitude

BPA In Vocal Music / Table / Sitar / Flute / Violin / Indian Classical Dance / Kathak / Bharatnatyam

  • Instrument (Tabla)
  • Dance (Kathak and Bharatnatyam)
  • Vocal Instrument (Sitar, Violin, Flute)


  • Sports General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs
  • Physical Studies Test
  • General Studies
  • Aptitude


  • Applied Art
  • Textiles
  • Pottery
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Commercial Art
  • Ceramics

B.A. (Hons) in Arts / B.A. (Hons) in Social Sciences

  • Numerical Ability
  • Basic knowledge of Human body
  • General Awareness
  • General Mental Ability
  • Cells and Tissues
  • Basic Human systems
  • Day to day emergency
  • Common diseases
  • Digestive System
  • Food and its role in health
  • Production of food and raw materials

Reasoning. B.Voc in Retail and Logistics Management and Hospitality and Tourism

  • General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs
  • Language
  • Mental Ability
  • Quantitative Aptitude

Seat Details for BHU UET 2021

Course Details Seat Details
B.Ed (Spl. Education) 66
B.Ed 186
B.Sc (Hons.) Bio and Maths Group 1245
B.Com (Hons.) 819
B.Com (Hons.) Finacial Markets & Mgt Min – 31, Max – 32
Shastri (Hons) 375
BFA 96
BPA 120
Law courses 360
B.Sc & B.V.Sc & AH 264
B.Voc 372
B.P.Ed 62
BA. (Hons.) Arts 2441

Preparation Tips for BHU-UET 2021

Candidates should go through the following preparation tips and follow them to score well in the examination.

·It is advised that all candidates should go through the complete exam pattern and syllabus prescribed by the officials much before the day of the exam.

·Candidates should also solve previous year question papers and sample papers to get exposed to the different types of questions and the examination pattern while also getting used to the time restrictions.

·Candidates should also remember to make an efficient study timetable that gives them the right amount of time to prepare without getting stressed out. They should make sure they follow it on a regular basis.

·Another key factor to remember is that candidates should maintain a fit and healthy mind and body during the preparation as well as a few days before the examination.

·Along with working towards their strategy for the exam, applicants should also watch out for simple mistakes they can make that could cost them heavily. From carrying the right documents, reaching the examination center on time, to avoiding calculation errors, all these are small things every applicant should keep in mind.

·Keeping the time limitations in mind, it is expected that the applicant should not spend too much time on a single question but also not rush through the questions as it could cause panic.

·Skipping questions that require more time is the smarter thing to do.


Q: What are the documents required for BHU UET?

A: The candidates must have the following documents for filling of the application form. A valid email address, mobile number, a recent passport sized colour photograph of the candidate, a scanned image of the signature of the candidate in the format under the prescribed size as mentioned in the guidelines.

Q : How do I apply for the BHU-UET?

A: Candidates can apply for the BHU-UET on the web portal of the official webiste.

Q: In what mode will the BHU-UET 2021 be conducted?

A: The BHU-UET 2021 is expected to be conducted in the online-mode / CBT (computer based test).

Q: How do I prepare for the  BHU-UET 2021?

A: First, the candidate should make a strategy for their preparation of the exam. They should also review the full syllabus and the examination pattern to know more about the standard of the question paper. They should make sure to solve previous year question papers and attempt mock tests for practice.

Best Wishes to all BHU-UET aspirants from CollegeMarg Team!

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