Banaras Hindu University (BHU)


Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is also known as Central Hindu University. BHU is one of the residential University in Asia with 20,000 students .The campus is located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh and which is spread over an area of 1500 acres of land. It was established in the year 1916 by Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya. The south campus is spread over 2,700 acres in Mirzapur about 60 km from Varanasi. The engineering Institute is designated as IIT in the year June 2012.The facilitie of the University are Wi-Fi Campus, library, Residential hostels, Bharaat kala bhawan (a museum of fine arts and artifacts).The south Campus mainly focus on the agricultural research area. The Chancellor of the University is Karan Singh. The vice chancellor is Profesor G.C.Tripathi.

COURSES OFFEREDBanaras Hindu University

Faculty of Arts:

  • Master of Physical Education
  • Master in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Master of Library and Information Science
  • M.A. in Tourism Management

 Part-time diploma courses in

  • Tourism Management
  • Office Management

Diploma in

  •  Hindi for Foreigners
  • Sanskrit
  • Prakrit and Pali

Faculty of Commerce:

  •  Master of Finance & Control
  • Master of Export Management & Promotion (MEMP)
  • Master of Risk and Insurance Management (MRIM)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Honors)
  • Master of Commerce

Faculty of Education:

  • Bachelor of Education
  • Bachelor of Education (Special-Visual Impairment)
  • Master of Education
  • Ph.D.  in Education
  • B.Ed. (Special-Hearing Impairment)
  • B.Ed. (Special-Mental Retardation)
  • M.Ed. (Special-Visual Impairment)
  • M.Ed. (Special-Hearing Impairment)
  • M.Ed. (Special- Mental Retardation)
  • M.Ed. (Part Time)

Faculty of Law:

  • Bachelor of Law with specialization in
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Criminology
  • Labour Laws
  • Animal Laws
  • Taxation
  • Environmental Law
  • Master of Law
  • General
  • Human Rights & Duties Education

Faculty of Management Studies:

  • Doctoral Programme in Management Studies
  • Two-year full time Master’s programme in Business Administration (MBA)
  • Two-year full time Master’s programme in Business Administration (International Business) MBA (IB)
  • Two year full time Master’s programme in Agri-Business Administration MBA (Agri Business)
  • One Year Two Semester Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBA) for Executives/ Entrepreneurs
  • Three Trimester Post Graduate Diploma in Management & Insurance (In colaboration with ICICI Prulife)

Faculty of Performing Arts:

  • 3-year Junior Diploma in Music & Dance
  • One Year Certificate Course in Music Appreciation
  • Two Year P.G Diploma Course in Rabindra Sangeet Shastra
  • Bachelor of Music (B.Music)
  • Bachelor of Performing Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Musicology

Faculty of Science:

  • Bachelor of Science (honors) in
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Home Science
  • Industrial Microbiology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Statistics
  •  Zoology

Master of Science in

  • Applied Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Molecular & Human Genetics
  • Geophysics
  • Petroleum Geosciences
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  •  Zoology
  • M.Sc. (Tech.)
  • Environmental Science & Technology
  • Geology
  • M.A./M.Sc.
  • Home Science
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Geography
  • Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

Faculty of Social Sciences:

Master of Arts in

  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Political science
  • History
  • Economics

Faculty of Sanskrit Dharmavijnana:

  • Shastri (Hons.)
  • Acharya
  • Ph.D. in Sanskrit
  • Diploma/Certificate course in Sanskrit

Faculty of Visual Arts:

Bachelor of Fine Arts in

  • Textile design
  • Applied arts, pottery & ceramics
  • Painting

 Master of Fine Arts in

  • Painting
  • Applied Arts
  • Plastic Arts
  • Pottery & Ceramics
  • Textile Design


     Entrance Examination for Under Graduate and Post Graduate are conducted through the entrance exam conducted by the university. The admission is done through the entrance exam and eligible candidates are selected.

       Admission for the B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Pharm/M.Pharm are done through the marks obtained in JEE and GATE examinations. Admission for MBA and MIBA are done through the marks obtained in IIM-CAT exam. Admission for PhD are done through the score obtained in CRET exam. Admission for medical exams are done through the PMT exam.

How to Apply

  • Log onto the official website
  • Fill all the mandatory details
  • Upload the photo and signature of the candidate
  • Pay the entrance fees using any mode of payment
  • Submit the application
  • Take the printout for future reference


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