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Banaras Hindu University Postgraduate Entrance Test

The BHU PET (Banaras Hindu University Postgraduate Entrance Test) is a university level entrance examination conducted by Banaras Hindu University (BHU) in order to select candidates for admission to the various postgraduate courses offered by the university and its affiliated colleges. PET testing process is designed in such a way that it is able to identify suitable students for PG programmes like MA, MSc, MCom, LLB, etc. within various streams. 

Then every year BHU holding PET Tests with MCQs which is in three part- general aptitude, subject comprehension and subject knowledge. The test paper has 450 marks of which 8 marks will be subtracted for each wrong answer. Furthermore, the process of applying for the PET exam is normally started in the middle of February to March every year. Prospective candidates are asked to appear for the entrance exam in the month of May-June at various centres that are spread all over the country.

BHU PET 2024 Highlights 

Highlight Details
Exam Name Banaras Hindu University Postgraduate Entrance Test (BHU PET)
Exam Mode Computer-based test (CBT)
Exam Duration 3 hours
Number of Questions 120
Subjects Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
Question Type Multiple-choice questions (MCQs)
Marking Scheme 1 mark for each correct answer, 0.25 marks deducted for each incorrect answer
Cutoff Varies from year to year
Application Fee INR 1500 for General Category, INR 750 for SC/ST Category
Application Period To be announced
Result Date To be announced

BHU PET Exam Date 2024

Event Date
Release of application form 2nd week of February 2024
Last date of filling the application form 1st week of April 2024
Application correction 3rd week of April 2024
Admit card releases 1st week of May 2024
BHU 2023 Exam date 5th to 12th June 2024
Answer key availability 4th week of May 2024
Result declaration 1st week of June 2024
BHU Counselling 2nd week of June 2024

BHU PET Eligibility Criteria 2024

Criteria Details
Nationality Indian
Age Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 31st December of the year of admission
Educational Qualification Must have passed a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates)
Language Proficiency Must have a good command of English

BHU PET Exam Centres 2024

City Centre
Ahmedabad Patel College of Engineering
Allahabad Allahabad University
Bangalore PES Institute of Technology
Bhopal National Institute of Technology, Bhopal
Chandigarh Punjab Engineering College
Delhi Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Goa BITS Pilani, Goa Campus
Hyderabad International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad
Jaipur Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
Kanpur Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Kolkata Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur
Lucknow Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani
Mumbai Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Patna National Institute of Technology, Patna
Pune Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur
Srinagar National Institute of Technology, Srinagar
Varanasi Banaras Hindu University

BHU PET Exam Pattern 2024

Subject Number of Questions Marks
Mathematics 40 40
Physics 30 30
Chemistry 50 50
Total 120 120

BHU PET Syllabus 2024

Subject Topics
Mathematics Calculus, Algebra, Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics
Physics Mechanics, Electromagnetism, Optics, Modern Physics
Chemistry Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Chemical Thermodynamics, Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry, General Organic Chemistry

BHU PET 2024 Application Fee

Category Application Fee
General Category INR 1500
SC/ST Category INR 750

BHU PET 2024 Admit Card

The admit card will contain the following details:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll number
  • Exam date and time
  • Exam center
  • Photograph
  • Signature

BHU PET 2024 Cut Off

Category Cut Off
General Category 750
SC/ST Category 600
OBC Category 650

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