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

BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is responsible to release the BHU UET 2020 eligibility criteria in the first week of February 2020. The eligibility criteria will be released along with the admission notification of BHU UET 2020. The candidates must make sure to check the BHU UET eligibility criteria before filling out the application form online. The eligibility criteria of BHU UET 2020 is set by the conducting body which mentions the age limit, academic qualifications, minimum marks and other requirements. Candidates are suggested to fulfil the prescribed BHU UET eligibility criteria. Failing to do so will result in the loss of the candidate’s candidature.

BHU UET is conducted by Banaras Hindu University for candidates who wish to seek admission in various undergraduate courses offered by the university.

BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020

The eligibility criteria of BHU UET for the science, arts and science streams are given below in the table.

BHU UET 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Course Wise


Eligibility Requirements

B. A. (Hons.) Arts

The candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks

B.A. (Hons.) Social Sciences

The candidate is required to have passed 10+2 or any equivalent exam with 50% as the minimum aggregate

B. A. (Hons.) Economics

For B.A. (Hons.) Economics, the candidate must have had Mathematics as one of the subjects in HSC examinations

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

The candidate should have scored 50% as minimum aggregate in 10+2 or equivalent examinations with Commerce/ Mathematics/Economics/Financial Markets Management/Finance Computer Science/Vocational courses as one of the subjects

B. Sc. (Hons.) Maths Group

The candidate is required to have scored in 10+2 or equivalent examination with a minimum aggregate of 50% of subjects physics, mathematics, and any one of the following subjects: chemistry, statistics, geology, computer science, information technology and geography

B. Sc. (Hons.) Bio Group

The candidate should have secured in 10+2 or equivalent examinations a minimum aggregate of 50% of subjects physics, chemistry, and any one of the following subjects: Biology, Geology, and Geography

BHU UET 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Age Requirement

Candidates applying for the courses falling under Arts, Commerce and Science must not be more than 22 years of age as on 1 July 2020. Ideally, the date of birth of the candidate should fall on or after 1 July 1998.

BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Relaxation

Banaras Hindu University provides reservation for various candidates who belong to the reserved categories. The relaxation provided to them can be checked from the table given below.

BHU UET 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Category Wise Relaxation




  • No requirement for a minimum aggregate in the qualifying examination

  • Passing marks in the qualifying examination

  • Relaxation of five years in the upper age limit.

OBC/PC Category

  • 5% relaxation in the minimum aggregate in the qualifying exam

  • Relaxation of three years in the upper age limit

BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Things to keep in mind

  • Candidates who are still in the final year of their qualifying examination or are waiting for the result are eligible to apply for admission. However, the candidates will be admitted conditionally to the programme until they provide the original mark sheets. If the candidates fail to provide the mark sheets, their candidature will be cancelled.

  • If the candidate’s qualifying exam mark sheet does not mention the equivalent percentage of grade points, the candidates will have to avail a Certificate of Conversion from the concerned institution mentioning either the converted percentage or the formula of conversion from grade points to a number.

  • Only the degrees which are recognized by Indian universities will be considered equivalent degrees/certificates for BHU UET 2020.

  • The applicants will have to compulsorily match all the BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020. Even if an ineligible candidate is mistakenly allowed to appear for the entrance exams, he/she shall not be considered eligible for BHU UET 2020 admissions and nor his attempting the entrance would stand to his defence.

  • Candidates can apply for different courses in their application form provided that they make sure the entrance test is on different dates.

  • Any candidate admitted to the university will not be allowed to simultaneously pursue any other course from BHU/other universities.

BHU UET Application Form 2020

Banaras Hindu University will open the windows of registration from the first week of February 2020. Once the candidates register online, they will be able to fill out the BHU UET 2020 application form thereafter. Applicants will be able to fill the application form of BHU UET 2020 till the last date of registration which will fall in 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.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - BHU UET Eligibility Criteria 2020

Question: I have a gap year between Class 11 and 12. Will I be eligible for NEET 2020?


Yes, the candidates will be eligible for the entrance test of BHU UET 2020 as long as they fulfill the age requirements and the eligibility.

Question: will turn 25 in june 2020, will I be eligible to sit for BHU UET 2020 exam?


No, the candidates must be of 22 years of age as of April 2020 to sit for the exam.

Question: Will the conducting body consider my Class 12th marks?


The university will get the candidates enrolled only after checking their 12th standard marks.

Question: Is there any limit for attempting BHU UET 2020?


No, there is no limit for attempting the BHU UET 2020 exam as long as the candidates fall under the age requirement criterion.

Question: What are the rules of of BHU UET exam?


The authority has specified clear rules and regulations which a candidate must follow in order to be considered eligible for the admission procedure. The candidate can read rules mentioned in the information brochure that will help them abide by it.

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On what day of a week bhu uet exam is held. lm asking this because currently lm pursuing bcom (hons) and my semester exams are scheduled in may 2020.

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 10th Oct, 2019


The tentative date for BHU UET is as follows-

Application process starts from 10th Feb, 2020 till 11th March, 2020

Exam for UET is to be held on 13th May, 2020.

Results will be declared by 13th June

Starting of Counselling shall e by 3rd July, 2020


how much marks obtained in bhu (BA arts )

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 2nd Oct, 2019


Your question isn't clear, are you asking regarding cut-offs for entrance exam conducted regarding BA Arts admission in BHU, then consider visiting the following link, you'll get the cut-off of this year as well as previous year-


What is the updated syllabus of bhu uet for BA in social sciences in 2020?

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 27th Sep, 2019


BHU UET Exam is of two hours duration.

Total marks is 450 and no of questions are 150.It's MCQ based ones.

Two separate sets of MCQs based on language comprehension. One each in Hindi and English, candidates to attempt either of the two languages.

Topics covered in exam

General awareness, General mental ability, Numerical ability, Basic knowledge of plants and animals, Environment and its pollution, Human body, Human health, Common diseases, Population explosion, Production of food and raw materials, Solar system, Climate and weather, Natural resources of industry, History, Indian cultural heritage with special focus on major currents in Indian thoughts, Literature and art


what % need admission in B.H.U and what is the fee structure

Manisha Gupta Expert 24th Sep, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

In order to appear for BHU UET Entrance Exam, You must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with 50% marks as minimum aggregate and you must not be more than 22 years of age as on 1 July 2020.

You can check the further eligibility to go through with the given below link link.

To check the fees structure programme wise you can go through with the given below link.

Good Luck!


Does BHU UET provide B.Sc Agriculture? I passed 12th CBSE this year. Am I eligible to appear for the UET entrance for B.Sc Agriculture?

Afreen Anjum Student Expert 24th Sep, 2019


Yes BHU UeT provide UG program in agriculture you can take Bsc agriculture through BHU U ET...

And as you ask about your eligibility so yes you are eligible to apply for this entrance exam ..

For more information about this seat which provided by BHU uet for Bsc agriculture and other information about the eligibility criteria go through this link:

All the best!!

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