BHU PET 2019

BHU PET 2019 Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

Postgraduate Entrance Test 2019 (BHU PET 2019) is an admission cum entrance test which is conducted by the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) for the candidates, who want to pursue a postgraduate programme from the University. Candidates, who qualify the entrance test, will be eligible to take admission in the BHU’s PG programmes. Candidates can find the details of the BHU PET 2019 Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, and Important dates in this post. All the essential details related to the BHU PET 2019 have been given in the following post.

Program Offered

Institute of Science

Master of Science (Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Computer Science, Biochemistry, Geology, Zoology, Geophysics)

Faculty of Arts

Master of Arts (Sanskrit, Linguistic, History of Art, German, Nepali, Persian, Bengali, Hindi, Arabic, English, French, Marathi, Telugu, Urdu, Pali, I.P.R, Philosophy, A.I.H.C.& Arch. )

Faculty of Social Sciences

Master of Arts (Economics, History, Political Sciences, Sociology)

Faculty of Commerce

Master of Commerce

BHU PET 2019: Important Dates

Start date of Application formJanuary 2019
Last date of Application FormMarch 2019
Release of Admit CardApril 2019
The last date to get rectified the admit card detailsApril 2019
Examination dateApril 2019
Release of answer keyMay 2019
Announcement of the ResultMay 2019

BHU PET 2019 Application Form Details

The Application form will be provided on the official website of the university. Candidates need to provide all the details in the application form correctly. Candidates also need to upload the scanned images of their photo and signature in the application form. There will be an application fee, which must be paid the candidates through the credit card, debit card or net banking.

Eligibility Criteria

Faculty of Arts

  • Candidates must have completed relevant B.A. (Hons.)/ B.A under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognised university with at least 50% marks in aggregate of all subjects

Faculty of Commerce

  • Candidates must complete B.Com (Hons.)/ B.Com. under at least (10+2+3) pattern from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate of all subjects

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Candidates must have completed B.A. (Hons.)/ B.A./B.Sc. (Hons)/B.Sc. under at least 10+2+3 pattern from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate of all subjects

Application Fee

CategoryApplication FeeAdditional subject application fee (regular + additional subject fee)
General/OBC candidates500500+200
SC/ST candidates250250+100

Exam Pattern

  • Questions will be from General Mental Ability, Language Comprehension, General Awareness and Current Affairs differs from subject to subject.
  • The exam will be conducted through the offline mode.
  • For the negative answer of a question, candidates’ 1 mark will be deducted.
Test ProgrammeTest DurationTotal MarksTotal Questions
M.Sc. in Mathematics2 hours360120
B.Sc. In Biology2.30 hours45015
M.A. in Arts2 hours360120
M.A. in Social Sciences2 hours360120
M.Com2 hours360120

Admit Card

  • The university will release the admit card on its official website prior to the examination.
  • Candidates can download the same from official website of the university.
  • Candidates are advised to take printout of the admit card and keep it safe till the admission process.

Exam Centers

Varanasi, Mirzapur*- Rajiv Gandhi South Campus – Barkachha, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bhopal, Vadodara, Gorakhpur, Lucknow, Kolkata, Guwahati, Dimapur, Kochi, Jaipur, Allahabad, Bhubaneshwar

Answer Key

  • The answer keys will be available after exam within two weeks’ time.
  • After entrance test, the applicants can avail answer keys of paper on official portal.
  • Candidates can match their answers with the help of official answer keys.

Result

  • Candidates can access result probably in the month of May, 2019.
  • The result will be available online at official website.
  • Successful candidates have to appear in counselling process for admission on scheduled date and time.
  • Candidates are advised to take printout of the result from the website and keep it safe for further use.

Cut Off

  • After the announcement of result, the cutoff will be determined.
  • The cutoff will be announced for each programme on the basis of minimum marks criteria as well closing rank of qualified candidates.
  • Programme will be offered to candidates on the basis of cutoff.
  • Also the admission to any of the PG programme will be on the basis of cutoff.

Counselling

  • Candidates will be called for counselling on the basis of provisional merit list at the counselling venue.
  • For each programme, Banaras Hindu University will adopt computerized counselling procedure from July.
  • The counselling schedule will be announced by BHU and will shortlisted candidates will be called as per their rank.
  • As per the scheduled date and time, candidates need to attend offline counselling.
  • Candidates are required to carry all important documents for official verification.

Recommended Books

  • DU: M.A. English Entrance Test Guide by RPH Editorial Board
  • General Agriculture for Postgraduate Entrance Exam Test (PET) BHU by G. Pothiraj, S. Ashokumar and M. Mahalakshmi A. Elangovan
  • M.Sc. Zoology Entrance Examination by A Sehgal
  • Post Graduate Entrance Examinations 2017 CHEMISTRY by Arihant Experts
  • Mathematics – A Complete Guide: M.Sc Entrance Examination by Suraj (Author), Rashmi (Author)