BHU UET 2020
Parul Thapa, 11 Sep 2019, #BHU UET

BHU UET 2020 - Banaras Hindu University (BHU) conducts an entrance test known as BHU UET 2020 for the candidates who seek admission in various undergraduate courses offered by the university. The university will conduct the BHU UET 2020 from the second week of May 2020 in computer-based mode. The registration for BHU UET 2020 and filling up the application form will commence from the second week of February 2020 and will end in the third week of March 2020. Candidates will be able to download the admit card of BHU UET 2020 from the second week of May 2020.

Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test is conducted for various UG courses including B.A., B.Sc., and B.Com. The university will also offer admission to various postgraduate courses through BHU PET 2020. Admission to doctoral level programmes is done by the entrance examination known as RET. For management stream, the candidates get enrol in the university via CAT scores. The online examination of BHU UET is held across 115 cities of India. The BHU UET 2020 exam date will differ as per the courses and programmes.

Aspirants can go through the articles to know all the information about BHU UET including the availability of application form, the conduct of the online examination, the announcement of the result and the commencement of the BHU UET 2020 counselling process.

BHU UET 2020 - Overview

Exam Name

Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test

Conducting body

Banaras Hindu University

Popularly known as


Mode of application


Mode of examination


Total seats in the UG programmes B.A., B.Sc., B.Com. (General Courses)


BHU UET Important Dates 2020

Candidates are requested to keep a track of the important dates of BHU UET 2020 so that they do not miss out on anything important. However, the dates are tentative and are subject to change. Aspirants can check below the BHU UET 2020 important dates for referential purposes. The article will be updated with the latest schedule as soon as the university releases the official dates for the academic year 2020-21.

BHU UET 2020 Important Dates



Commencement of registration

Second week of February 2020

Last date to register

Second week of March 2020

Application window open for completing the registration process for registered candidates

First week of April 2020

Release of the admit card

First week of May 2020

BHU UET 2020 exam

Second week of May 2020

Release of the provisional answer key

First week of June 2020

Release of the final answer key (if any)

First week of June 2020

Announcement of the Result

Second week of June 2020

Announcement of merit lists

Third week of June 2020


First week of July 2020

BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020

The university has set a particular academic criterion and age limit for the candidates to appear for the online exam of BHU UET 2020. Applicants must make sure that they fulfil these requirements before applying for admission. The BHU UET 2020 eligibility criteria are given below in the table

BHU UET 2020 eligibility criteria


Eligibility Criteria

BA (Hons.) Arts

Minimum aggregate of 50% in 10+2 or equivalent examinations

BA (Hons.) Social Sciences

Minimum aggregate of 50% in 10+2 or equivalent examinations

BA (Hons.) Economics

Candidates must have Mathematics as their subject in HSC examinations.

B.Com. (Hons.)/ B.Com. (Hons.) Financial Markets Management

Minimum aggregate of 50% in 10+2 or equivalent examinations with Commerce/ Economics/Mathematics/ Finance/Financial Markets Management/Computer Science/Vocational Courses as one of the subjects

B. Sc. (Hons.) Maths Group

Minimum aggregate of 50% of subjects physics, mathematics, and any one of the following subjects: Chemistry, Statistics, Geology, Computer Science, Information Technology and Geography in 10+2 standard.

B. Sc. (Hons.) Bio Group

Minimum aggregate of 50% of subjects Physics, Chemistry, and any one of the following subjects: Biology, Geology, and Geography in 10+2 standard.

Age Limit

Applicants must not be more than 22 years old as on July 1, 2020. To put in a simpler way, the candidate must have been born on or after July 1, 1998.

BHU UET Application Form 2020

Banaras Hindu University will release the application form of BHU UET 2020 in the first week of February 2020 on its official website at In order to apply for admission, candidates will have to register for BHU UET 2020. After successful registration, the candidates will have to fill out the BHU UET application form 2020, the scheduled deadline of which will be the second week of March 2020. The candidates can fill the application form and save it to complete later. The application window for completing the registration process for registered candidates will stay open until the first week of April 2020.

What to keep ready before filling the BHU UET 2020 Application Form?

  • A valid and active Mobile Number and Email ID

  • Aadhaar Card

  • Scanned copy of the candidate’s photograph (as per the specifications)

  • Scanned copy of the candidate’s signature (as per the specifications)

  • Aadhar card

  • Academic certificates like class 10th certificate/marksheet, class 12th marksheet

How to apply for BHU UET Application Form 2020?

Step 1. Registration

  • The very first and initial step is to register for BHU UET 2020.

  • The candidates must visit the official website

  • Provide active and valid Email ID and mobile number to register

  • A mail will be sent to the registered email ID containing the activation link

  • Click on the link and complete the registration process

  • After clicking the activation link, the candidate will be directed to the validation page where he/she has to fill the validation code sent on his/her mobile number

Step 2. Filling up Identification details

  • Only after successful registration, the candidates need to fill up an Identification Form giving particulars of the documents for authentication of their identity

  • Residents of cities of India except for Meghalaya, Assam and Jammu and Kashmir must fill the Identification Form

Step 3. Filling the BHU UET 2020 application Form

  • After registration, log in to fill the application form

  • Fill in your personal, academic details

Step 4. Providing images and documents

  • Upload the scanned copy of the images and the documents

  • The file format and the resolution should be according to the specifications given by the authority

  • Click on ‘Save and Proceed to Pay’

Step 5. Remit the BHU UET application fee

  • Choose the payment mode between Debit Card/Credit Card/Netbanking/Challan

  • If the candidate chooses to pay via Challan, then the payment must be made through any branch of HDFC bank.

BHU UET 2020 Application Fee


Entrance Fee (in INR)

Fee for one course

Fee for more than one course







BHU UET Exam Centres 2020

While filling the BHU UET 2020 application form, the candidates will have to choose the exam centre of BHU UET 2020 according to their convenience and the mode of the examination. The online examination of BHU UET 2020 is held in 115 cities of India, while there are 45 cities where the examination will be held in pen and paper mode. All the details related to the exam centre of BHU UET 2020 will be provided on the admit card of the candidates. The admission authority has all the rights to cancel/change the exam centre of the applicants.

Some of the BHU UET exam centres are given below in the table below.

BHU UET 2020 Exam Centres – Test Cities for Offline mode



Andhra Pradesh


Arunachal Pradesh








BHU UET 2020 Exam Centres - Cities for Computer-Based Mode



Andhra Pradesh








Arunachal Pradesh













BHU UET Admit Card 2020

The conducting body will release the admit card of BHU UET 2020 in the first week of May 2020 in online mode on their official website. The university will also send a notification regarding the BHU UET 2020 admit card to the candidate’s mail and their mobile number. If the candidates will be unable to download their admit card of BHU UET 2020, they must contact the Office of the Controller of Examinations, BHU. It is suggested that the candidates carefully examine the BHU UET 2020 admit card downloaded by them. If they find any discrepancies, then they should inform the Controller of the Examination. A passport-size photograph must be affixed on the admit card of BHU UET 2020 in the space given under self-attestation.

It must be noted that no admit card will be sent via post/courier/or any kind of postal dispatch. The BHU UET admit card must be carried by the candidates to the exam centre, without which entry will not be allowed. Various information regarding the examination will be mentioned on the candidate’s admit card such as the date and time of the examination, exact venue and location of the exam centre, candidate’s name, course’s name for which the admission is sought for etc. The candidates are suggested to retain the copy of their BHU UET 2020 admit card with themselves for any future reference

How to download BHU UET 2020 admit card?

Step 1. Visit the official website of BHU

Step 2. Click on ‘Download the admit card of BHU UET’

Step 3. Enter the username ID or email ID and password

Step 4. Take out multiple copies for future reference

BHU UET Exam Pattern 2020

The BHU UET question paper will consist of Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs), where the candidates are given four options out of which they have to choose the correct one. The BHU UET exam will be held both in online (Computer-based mode) and offline (Pen and paper mode) mode. The candidates can opt either of the modes according to their comfortability in the BHU UET 2020 application form.

Candidates must make sure to carry their admit card while visiting the exam hall for BHU UET 2020. The answers should be marked only with the blue/black ball pen. No candidates will be allowed to enter the exam after thirty minutes of the commencement of the examination and will not be allowed to leave before it ends.

BHU UET 2020 exam pattern

Test Programme

Test Duration

Total Marks

Total Questions

B. A. (Hons.) Arts

120 mins.


150 MCQs

B.A. (Hons.) Social Sciences

120 mins.


150 MCQs

Common Test for B. Com. (Hons.)/B. Com. (Hons.)-Financial Markets Management

150 mins.


150 MCQs

B.Sc. (Hons.) Maths group

120 mins.


150 MCQs

B. Sc. (Hons.): (Bio group)

120 mins.


150 MCQs

BHU UET Marking Scheme

Every incorrect answer


Every correct answer


Unanswered questions


BHU UET Sample Papers 2020

Solving the sample papers of BHU UET not only makes the candidates practice efficiently but also helps them to understand the structure of the BHU UET question papers. With the help of the BHU UET sample papers, the candidates check the status of their preparation. The sample papers are just the BHU UET question papers of previous years which lets the candidates know the complete marking scheme of the topics and subjects in the BHU UET exam paper.

BHU UET Answer Key 2020

Banaras Hindu University will be releasing the BHU UET answer key in the first week of June 2020 in online mode. The answers of BHU UET 2020 will be released in two stages. The university will release the BHU UET provisional answer key first. The candidates will get the facility to raise an objection against the provisional answer key of BHU UET 2020 online by paying an extra amount of Rs. 100/- through Debit Card/Credit Card/Netbanking. If any of the raised objections are considered to be legit and valid, then the university will release the final BHU UET 2020 answer key on their official website and the money will be refunded to the respective candidate who raised it. If the raised objection is false or wrong, the university will not release any BHU UET answer key and the provisional answer key will be considered as the last and final one.

By going through the BHU UET 2020 answer key, the candidates will ot only be able to know the correct answers of the BHU UET question paper but also will be able to calculate how much they are going to score in the examination.

BHU UET Result 2020

The university will release the BHU UET 2020 result in the second week of June in online mode. The notification will be sent to the candidate’s registered email and mobile number. The candidates must note that there will be no facility for re-evaluation/scrutiny. Further, no representation or any query regarding the conduct/content of the evaluated sheet of the test shall be entertained.

The BHU UET result 2020 will mention the following details:

  • Marks obtained by the candidate

  • Candidate’s overall merit (rank)

  • Merit within the category to which the candidate belongs

BHU UET Merit List 2020

The university will release the BHU UET 2020 merit list in the candidates are selected in order of merit (ranks) acquired by them in BHU UET 2020. The ranks will be prepared by the university based on the scores obtained by the candidates in the examination provided that he/she fulfils the eligibility requirements. The merit will be prepared on the basis of the scores acquired in the section of theory and practicals.

If more than one candidates will get the same rank, the tie-breaker will be done in the following ways:

  • The first preference will be given to the ones who have higher scores in their previous qualifying examinations. However, for courses like B.Sc., the aggregate marks in Science subjects shall only be considered for this purpose.

  • In case the candidates still have equal marks in the above-stated examinations, then the candidate who is older in age shall be given preference.

BHU UET Cut off 2020

There is a laid out cut off of BHU UET 2020 that the candidates must make sure to crack in order to bag a rank in the BHU UET 2020 merit list. The cut off of BHU UET 2020 differs as per the categories of the candidates. If the candidates fail to score a pre-decided BHU UET 2020 cut off to set up by the admission authority, then they will be deemed as ineligible for admission in BHU UET 2020.

BHU UET cut off


Cut off


35 %


25 %

BHU UET Counselling 2020

Banaras Hindu University will be conducting the counselling of BHU UET 2020 in online mode from the first week of July 2020. Candidates will be deemed eligible for BHU UET counselling only if they manage to qualify in BHU entrance test 2020 and get a rank in the merit list provided by the university. The shortlisted candidates will be sent a call letter for BHU UET counselling 2020 which the aspirants have to download from the official website. The counselling process will be wholly online. In order to fix a seat, the candidate has to fill out an online preference form online and submit it in the counselling venue provided by the university. The allotment will be done by the computer on the basis of merit and the candidate’s preference.

BHU UET 2020 Counselling Procedure

The process of applying for online counselling process of BHU UET 2020 includes various stages which must be followed by the candidates. The below-given are the steps which the aspirants can follow in order to apply for the courses of their choices hassle-free.

Step 1. Online Preference Entry (on or after the issue of Call Letter and before the Counseling Date)

  • Candidates who are called for BHU UET counselling must fill an online ‘Preference Entry Form’ which will be available on the official website of the university.

  • A candidate is required to give his/her preference of the following

Honours Subject - Subject combination for B.Sc. courses

Honours Subject - BA Hons

Choice of Course

Preference of location

Seat Type

Step 2. Activity on the day of the BHU UET 2020 counselling

  • Reach the counselling venue

  • Meet the teachers available at the Counselling Centre/Venue and discuss with them about the available honours/Course combinations

  • Request the Counselling Centre/Venue Incharge for any change in the course selected in the online form (if required).

  • Collect the Provisional Admission Letter on the next day of the counselling. The Admission letter will show the course in which you are provisionally admitted on the date of counselling, amount of admission fee (regular fee) to be paid and the deadline for fee payment.

  • After receiving the provisional admission letter, pay the admission fee via Debit/Card/Cash.

Step 3. Activity on the next day of the BHU UET counselling 2020

  • Present the proof of the payment if the candidate has paid the admission fee in the form of cash. However, if the payment is done by Debit Card/Credit Card, then no need to show the proof.

  • Official documents such as mark sheets, caste certificates, confidential mark sheet, provisional results etc. must be verified at the time of admission. Failure to verify the admission will result in the cancellation of the allotted seat.

Documents to carry during the BHU UET counselling 2020

Candidates must make sure that they carry the original copies of the documents given below. Failure to provide any one of the documents may result in the candidates losing their seats.

  • Transfer Certificate.

  • Migration Certificate, if passed from a university other than BHU (to be submitted no

later than 90 days of admission).

  • High School Certificate/equivalent Certificate.

  • Intermediate (+2) Certificate/equivalent Certificate.

  • Mark sheets of High School/equivalent & Intermediate (+2)/equivalent.

  • Mark sheet of the Qualifying Examination.

  • UET Admit Card issued from the office of the Controller of Examinations, BHU.

  • SC/ST/OBC Certificate on the basis of which reserved quota seat is claimed.

  • Certificate(s) in support of the claim for 'Sports Seats'.

  • Certificate of being the son/daughter of a permanent in-service

employee/Retired/Reemployed/ Deceased employee of BHU in the prescribed format issued by the Central Registry.

BHU UET Seat Matrix 2020

Banaras Hindu University offers around 5216 seats in its undergraduate programmes. The candidates can go through the table below to have an idea of how many BHU UET seats are offered in each course. The seats mentioned in the table below are, however, subject to change.

BHU UG Seats 2020




B. A. (Hons.) Arts

BHU Campus (Male & Female)


Mahila Maha Vidyalaya (Female)


Arya MahilaPostgraduate College, Chetganj (Female)


Vasant Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Kamaccha (Female)


Vasanta College for Women, Rajghat (Female)


DAV Post Graduate College, Ausanganj (Male & Female)


B.A. (Hons.) Social Sciences

BHU Campus (Male & Female)


Mahila Maha Vidyalaya (Female)


Arya MahilaPostgraduate College, Chetganj (Female)


Vasant Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Kamaccha (Female)


Vasanta College for Women, Rajghat (Female)


DAV Post Graduate College, Ausanganj (Male & Female)


B.Com. (Hons.)

BHU Campus (Male & Female)


VCW (Female)


DAVPGC (Male & Female)


AMPGC (Female)


RGSC, Barkachha, Mirzapur


B.Com. (Hons.) Financial Markets Management*

Main campus /Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Mirzapur (Male & Female)


B.Sc. (Hons.) Maths Group

Faculty of Science (Male & Female)


Mahila Maha Vidyalaya (Female)


B.Sc. (Hons.) Bio Group

Faculty of Science (Male & Female)


Mahila Maha Vidyalaya (Female)


BHU UET Reservation 2020

The university has set up a reservation for the candidates who belong to other categories than General. The candidates who will apply for BHU UET 2020 reservation should present all the documents while going through the admission process.

BHU UET Reservation


Seats Reserved





OBC (excluding under creamy layer)


Physically Challenged

5% (1% for blindness + 1% for the deaf+ 1% for locomotor disability or 1% for autism, learning disorder and mental disease 1% multiple disabilities amongst persons from the mentioned categories)

BHU Employee Wards

15% of Supernumerary seats

Paid Seats

Details will be shared only at the time of admission by the concerned faculty.


10 seats each for arts, science, and social science faculty and five for commerce

Foreign Nationals

15% out of supernumerary seats

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - BHU UET 2020

Question: How can I take admission in BHU UET 2020?


You can take admission in BHU UET by appearing in the Undergraduate Entrance Test conducted by the university. The BHU UET 2020 will be held in the second week of May 2020.

Question: What is UET?


In order to get admission in undergraduate courses offered by the Banaras Hindu University, the candidates have to go through an online/offline examination called Undergraduate Entrance Test (UET) which is conducted by the university itself.

Question: How can I apply for UET?


The candidates will have to first register online. After registering, they can fill up BHU UET application form 2020.

Question: What amount will be charged for the BHU UET 2020 application form?


The application fee differs as per the numbers of the courses selected. Candidates who belong to General category will have to pay Rs. 600 if applying for one course, whereas, 300 if applying for more than one. However, candidates who belong to SC/St categories will have to pay Rs. 300 if applying for one course, whereas, Rs. 150 if applying for more than one courses.

Question: How to make changes in the application form?


I’m a graduate from B. Sc. in PCM but I did not appear for CAT. Am I eligible for BHU MBA financial management?

Question: How many seats are offered in BHU 2020?


The university offers numerous seats BHU courses 2020 for the candidates to get enrolled in their UG and PG programmes. There are 6,201 seats being offered in UG programmes and 5,419 seats being offered in PG courses.

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bhu uet sample paper 2020 download

Kanupriya Gupta 14th Dec, 2019

Dear Aspirant,

BHU UET or Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test is conducted by Banaras Hindu University for various courses at an undergraduate level, which are B.A., B.Sc., L.L.B. and B.Com (//B.Com) .

The time duration of the examination of L.L.B. is 2 hours.

The tentative date for the online form to be out is in the fourth week of January and will continue upto 11 march 2020. The admission is available only in online mode. Please check the eligibility criteria for your course before applying because each discipline has a different criteria.

The documents you would be needing for the examination are Admit card which would be published around 5th of May 2020, Aadhar card  and any photo ID (for the candidates of J&K and Meghalaya).

The eligibility criteria for B.A. L.L.B. is that the candidate must have passed 10+2+3 or B.A., B.Com (//B.Com) . B.Sc. or equivalent exam with an aggregate of 50% marks or an equivalent degree. Also, the candidate should not be of age of more than 30 years on 1 July 2020.

For L.L.B. the syllabus comprises of general knowledge, legal aptitude, mathematics and English.the test will be of 120 minutes with 150 questions where every question will carry 3 marks. Also, there is a negative marking of 1 mark for each question.

Sample papers work wonders for practice. If you devote your time to studying the right material and giving mock tests and marking yourself based on that will help you understand your progress!

Here is the link to BHU UET sample papers:

Here is the link to previous year's question papers.

Hope this helps. All the best.

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does a student studing science stream can apply foe ba


Yes Sanskar. A student who has taken Science stream in class 12th can opt for BA course if that field interests him.

The eligibility criteria for a BA degree states that the candidate must have completed his 10+2 exam or any equivalent exam conducted by any recognized board. Hence you can apply for BA, no matter what your stream was in 12th class.


Total mark of bhu uet exam iss?

Sanjanaleekha 9th Dec, 2019

Hi there,

BHU conducts entrance exam for admission to its LLB course, the paper comprises of total 150 questions in MCQ form and each question is of 3 marks, which sums up the total marks of BHU LLB entrance to be 450. The link containing detailed syllabus and exam pattern is attached here for your reference,


whats the cutoff for BHU UET?

Pachigolla Hemanth 9th Dec, 2019

Hello Suvam Nanda,

According to the Banaras Hindu University ,To be eligible for counselling, student must  have to secure the required BHU UET cut off marks.This marks can be obtained in the below link.This cut-off marks and ranks are considered according to the previous years cut-off marks.

Hope this help you..


what is BHU UET and BHU PET ??

thomas joy 8th Dec, 2019
Hi Tanya
BHU UET is the entrance exam for getting admission in Undergraduate courses in Banaras Hindu University.Some of the Under graduate programs are BA, B.Sc, B.COM,LLB etc.
Each course has its eligibility for getting admission.
UET exam application may open from February 2020.

It is entrance exam for the asmission of Post graduate course in BHU.Generally a graduate degree is needed as the minimum eligibility for doing PG.
Application process for PET starts from 2nd week of February 2020 for the upcoming academic year.
Eligibility varies for different courses.
Hope you get it.Thank you
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