The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) shall conduct Postgraduate Entrance Test 2015 during May and 1st week of June 2015 for admission to various Postgraduate Courses. BHU Admission 2015 will be made according to merit in the BHU PET 2015, subject to fulfilling of Eligibility requirements and availability of seats in the particular Course for which the candidate has applied for and appeared in the BHU Entrance Test.
BHU PET 2015 Notification is published by the university regarding UG & PG Admissions for academic session 2015-2016. A copy of BHU 2015 Notification is given below.
Latest Update – The entrance test for M.Sc (Ag)- 2015 held on 23.05.2015 has been cancelled and it will now be reconducted on 02.08.2015 at different cities where it was held earlier.All candidates may download their Admit Card after 27.07.2015. (Notified on 27/07/2015)
BHU PET 2015 Important Dates
Change of Entrance Test Date (PET) 2015, as notified on 11 May 2015.
The schedule entrance examination of Master in Corporate Communication Management (Subject Code – 459) and M.A. in Integrated Rural Development and Management (Subject Code – 703) on dated 17/05/2015 has now been postponed and shifted dure to clash of entrance examination date with UET courses having common eligibility criteria.
The Changed schedule of entrance examinatin of these two courses be now read as detailed below:
|Name of Course||Schedule dates of tests||New Date of Exam|
| Master in Corporate
Communication Management (Code – 459)
8:00 am to 10:30 am
8:00 am to 10:30 am
| MA in Integrated Rural Development and Management
| 17.05.2015 (2nd Shift)
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
| 06.06.2015 (2nd Shift)
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Dates has been rescheduled for some courses, as notified on 22 April 2015.
BHU PET 2015 Exam Dates – Schedule of Postgraduate Entrance Test 2015 is given below. There shall be a separate test for each course; however, there shall be common test for certain courses. For such courses having common entrance test, the admission to the respective courses shall be made on the basis of merit of the candidate (in the common entrance test) and choice/ preference for course(s) given by him at the time of Counseling and his/ her eligibility for the course.
- 1st Meeting Timing : 08.00 a.m. onwards
- 2nd Meeting Timing : 03.00 p.m. onwards
|09.05.2015||2nd||BFA (theory), BPA (North Indian Classical Vocal / Instrumental) /
BPA (Indian Classical Dance) (theory), BPEd (theory)
|17.05.2015||1st||B.Ed / B.Ed Special Education Language (code no. 564),
B.Ed / B.Ed Special Education Science (Code no. 565)
|09.05.2015||1st||B.Sc (Hons) Bio|
|06.05.2015||2nd||B.Ed / B.Ed Special Education Mathematics (Code no. 567)
B.Ed / B.Ed Special Education Humanities and
Social Sciences (code no. 568)
|07.06.2015||1st||B.Sc (Hons) Math|
|02.06.2015||2nd||MSc in Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany,
Computer Science, Geology / Petroleum Geo Sciences
Previously the following examination schedule was published in the information brochure. The exam dates of some courses have been rescheduled, those are mentioned in the table above. Rest of the schedule is assumed to remain same, unless stated so by the University.
BHU PET Application Form 2015 can be filled online on the Entrance Test Portal from 13 Mar 2015. Last date for online submission of BHU Application Forms is 08 Apr 2015. Before applying online you should read How to Register on the BHU Entrance Test Portal carefully to understand the application procedure and its requirements.
BHU PET Admit Card 2015 will be made available online by the university. Candidates can use online facility to download BHU PET Admit Card from BHU Online Portal.
For the M. Mus./MPA, M. Musicology, MFA and M.P.Ed: The written component of Test for M. Mus./MPA, M. Musicology, MFA and M.P.Ed. will be held at all the centres fixed by the University. However, the Physical Fitness Test for M.P.Ed. [see Section 15 (v)], one practical examination for M.Mus/MPA [See Section 15 (xxvix], M.Musicology [See Section 15 (xxx] and MFA [See Section 15 (xxviii)], for the shortlisted candidates (drawn on the basis of merit of written test) will be conducted at Varanasi only as per aforesaid schedule. Shortlisted candidates will be informed though e-mail/ sms on their registered e-mail addresses/ mobile numbers. The shortlisted candidates called for practical examinations are required to come prepared to stay for atleast 2-3 days. All candidates appearing in theory will have to report to M.P.Ed. Physical Fitness Test, on the aforesaid dates at Amphitheatre ground at BHU Campus, Varanasi, U.P. at 6.00 a.m. in sports wear/Kits along with their Admit Card.
BHU PET Eligibility
Candidates must fulfill eligibility requirements mentioned in the borchure. Its advised to read the Information Brochure carefully and apply only when you are eligible for specific course. Candidates appearing in the Final Year of the Qualifying Examination may also apply and appear in the Test. However, the candidate will be required to produce the original mark sheet of the qualifying examination at the time of counseling for getting admission.
Candidates are advised to read the Relaxation in minimum eligibility for Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST)/Other Backward Classes (OBC)/Physically Challenged (PC) candidates given under Clause 2 and Notes relating minimum eligibility requirements given under clause 3 of the information brochure. Candidates are allowed to appear at the Entrance Tests provisionally subject to the final verification of Mark sheets/Degrees/Certificates, validity of Certificates/Mark sheets of Qualifying Examination and also of non-involvement in the adoption of unfair means in any of the University Examinations/Entrance Tests held earlier, at the time of admission.
BHU PET Examination Pattern
There shall be a separate test for each course; however, there shall be common test for certain courses.
|Common Entrance Test||Courses Covered|
|I||M.Sc.(Geology) (under General Course)and M.Sc. in Petroleum Geosciences (Under Special Courses of Study|
|II||MBA in Financial Management(Under Special Courses of Study)/ MBA in Foreign Trade (Under Special Courses of Study)/ MBA in Financial Management (Risk And Insurance) (Under Special Courses of Study)|
For such courses having common entrance test, the admission to the respective courses shall be made on the basis of merit of the candidate (in the common entrance test) and choice/ preference for course(s) given by him at the time of Counseling and his/ her eligibility for the course.
In case a candidate prefers to be considered for more than one course for which there are separate entrance tests, he/ she shall apply for each such course separately provided the tests are held on different dates (See schedule of Entrance Tests).
The entrance test structure for different tests is given in the Information Brochure. For Detailed Information on specific course entrance test please refer to the bulletin given at the end of this article.
BHU PET 2015 Course and Number of Seats
The admission of a candidate in a course will be done only when he/she satisfies all the eligibility requirements, appears in the PET, qualifies in the Entrance Test and completes all formalities required for admission in the course. The admissions shall be made strictly on the basis of merit index in the PET, availability of seats in the course, as per rules given in this Information Bulletin and rules framed by the University from time to time.
The admission process will begin after the declaration of PET results. The admission will be done by the Admission Committees of the respective departments. The concerned Head of the Department/Coordinator will e-mail call letters to the candidates for Counseling.
As soon as the electronic call letters are issued, the shortlisted candidates will be receive a password for „Login‟ on the Candidate‟ segment of the Entrance Test Portal [www.bhuonline.in] on their registered e-mail ids/ mobile numbers. Therefore the candidates are advised to give correct e-mail addresses/mobile number for correspondence. Candidates may also note that there will be no postal dispatch of call letter. The number of call letters will be nearly two-four times the number of seats available in the course. Admission is based strictly on merit index obtained in the Entrance Test.
BHU PET 2015 Documents Required at the time of Admission
Only those candidates who are selected/ waitlisted shall be informed through a „Call Letter‟ by the concerned Dean of Faculty/Head of the Department, BHU about their admission. If a candidate is called for admission to a particular course on a particular date/dates, he/she shall have to bring with him/her all the necessary documents mentioned below in ORIGINAL failing which his/her admission shall NOT be considered. (The „Call Letter‟ will contain more details.)
- Transfer Certificate.
- Migration Certificate, if passed from a university other than BHU (To be submitted not 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 (Refer note clause below 21).
- PET 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 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.
Candidates must have in their possession all original documents such as High School Mark sheet and Certificate, Intermediate or equivalent Mark sheet and Certificate (if issued), Certificate of Reservation, Transfer Certificate, Migration Certificate (if issued by the Board) and ADMIT CARD OF THE RESPECTIVE ENTRANCE TEST at the time of admission failing which their admission shall not be considered. However, Marksheet downloaded from the Website of the concerned examining body (subject to verification by the Admission Committee), CONFIDENTIAL MARKSHEETS or PROVISIONAL RESULTS issued by the Registrar/ Controller of Examinations of the concerned University or Secretary of the concerned Board (in case qualifying examination is of Senior Secondary level) shall also be entertained at the time of admission.
BHU PET 2015 Information Brochure
BHU PET 2015 Information Brochure with details of Application, Eligibility, Admit Card, Entrance Examination, Seats, Admission Process and Counselling is given below.
Click Here to download BHU PET 2015 Information Brochure in PDF format.