BHU PET 2016

BHU PET (Banaras Hindu University Postgraduate Entrance Test)


BHU PET is the postgraduate level Entrance Test conducted every year by the University for admission in various Postgraduate Programmes. A candidate shall become eligible to pursue the relevant postgraduate degree course only after clearing the exam as per the University norms. Admissions will be made according to merit in the PET, subject to fulfillment of eligibility requirements mentioned below and availability of seats in the particular Course for which the candidate has applied for and appeared in the Entrance Test. These Courses have been divided into “General Courses”, “Professional Courses” and “Vocational Courses”. All the Courses are conducted in the respective Faculties.


The syllabus for the exam will be as per the relevant topics.


For course wise details on the eligibility criteria, refer the given link; (Pg. No. 11 onwards)

Application Fees: 

The application fee for the exam is Rs. 500/- (General), Rs. 250/- (SC / ST) for all courses as mentioned in the PET Official Bulletin. Whereas if the candidate has applied for more than one course, then the Application Processing Fee/Entrance Test Fee payable by him/her for each subsequent application (after first application) shall be charged as Rs. 200/- (General) and Rs. 100/- (SC/ST). For more details on the same refer the given link (Pg. No. 34)

How to Apply:

Candidates can apply for the exam online only. Refer the following link to apply online;


The exam will be Pen - Paper Based. Candidates are supposed to answer the questions by darkening the correct option in the OMR sheet.


Except certain courses (for which a common test will be held), there will be separate tests for each of the courses. The detailed information about the question paper pattern (Course - Wise) is available on the following link (Pg. No. 36 onwards, Section: C):

Reservation of Seats:

Refer the following link for details on reservation of seat; (Pg. No. 25 onwards)

Previous Year Question papers:

Result Info:

The result will be displayed on the official website.

Admit Card:

Candidates can download the ADMIT CARD from the BHU Entrance Test Portal ( around one week before the date of conduct of test providing the unique registration ID allotted to them at the time of online submission of application form. For more details on the same refer the given link (Pg. No. 36);

Seats Intake:

The seat intake is as per the course for which the candidate has applied. The total number of seats in various courses are indicated in brackets where ‘M’ stands for Male only, ‘F’ for Female only, and ‘M&F’ indicates seats for Male and Female both. Details of the same can be obtained from the following link;  (Pg. No. 28 onwards)

Test Centres: 

Refer the given link for information on test centres where BHU PET - 2016 will be conducted. (Pg. No. 34 onwards)

Complete Admission form:

Candidates can apply online for the test through the given link;

Source link:

Official Link:

Colleges From Exams:

The Candidate shall become eligible to take admission the relevant course after qualifying the exam.

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