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Banaras Hindu University BHU PAT 2016 Entrance Test

Banaras Hindu University Entrance Test 2016 for BAMS BPharma BNYS admission

The Banaras Hindu University will conduct a Competitive Examination (hereinafter called BHU-PAT-2015) in the month of July, 2016 for admission to the BAMS Course and Self Financing B.Pharm (Ay) Course, Self Financing BNYS Course of this University

Seats Availability Details

The Banaras Hindu University will hold All India Competitive Written Test i.e. PAT-2015 for admission to BAMS Course (60 Seats*),B.Pharm (Ay.) Course (30 Seats) and BNYS Course (30 Seats)
PAT-2016 shall be held in the month of July, 2016  at Varanasi, Delhi, Kolkata and Hyderabad centers
Candidates will be selected on the basis of their merit in the PAT-2016 only
*Number of seats in BAMS course may be increased/ decreased subject to the approval of Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM) / Dept. of AYUSH, Govt. of India. Subject to the availability of minimum 500 numbers of candidates

Courses offered for BHU-PAT-2016

i. BAMS course will be held at Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS, BHU Varanasi
ii. B.Pharm (Ay) and BNYS course will be held at Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, BHU, Barkachha, Mizapur (Under special course of study i.e. self financing)

BHU-PAT for Eligibility Requirements:

Candidate shall be eligible to appear in BHU-PAT-2016, if he/she:
Is an Indian National
Has passed the intermediate Science or Pre-Medical Course/12 years of 10+2 examination or Equivalent Examination of recognized Indian University/Board/ Council with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English (hereinafter called the qualifying exam)
Has obtained not less than 50% of the total marks in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together at the qualifying exam
For SC/ST candidates, the minimum marks required shall be 40% in the qualifying examination
The candidate has to submit mark sheet and pass certificate at the time of counseling indicating that he/she has passed the qualifying exam in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology along with other subjects


The candidate must have completed the age of 17 year but have not crossed the age of 25 years on 31st December 2016 to be eligible for the Entrance Test
Only those candidates whose date of birth falls between 01st January 1991 and 31st December 1998 (both dates inclusive) are eligible

Reservation of Seats for BHU-PAT-2016

Out of total seats in various courses, 27% are reserved for Other Backward Classes (non-creamy layer), 15% for Scheduled Castes (SC) and 7.5% for Scheduled Tribes
3% seats are reserved for physically challenged candidates on horizontal basis

How can Apply for BHU-PAT-2016

Candidate who fulfils the above eligibility requirements shall apply online at http://www.formzero.in/imsbhu in the prescribed application form for BHU-PAT-2016 and shall be required to appear in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Banaras Hindu University for the purpose of admission to the first year B.A.M.S., / B. Pharm. (Ay) / B.N.Y.S. course

Last date and time for submission of completed online application forms: Month of May, 2016

Test Fees: Rs.1200/- for Gen/OBC and Rs.800/- for SC/ST candidates to be paid only as per the guidelines detailed during submission of completed application form through online

Filling of Online Application Form: To apply online the candidate should have a valid e-mail ID; with that email ID the candidate has to register at http://www.formzero.in/imsbhu. Then the candidate has to follow the instructions given by the web page for filling up the application form

Payment of Application Fee: Rs.1200/-for GEN/OBC and Rs.800/-for SC/ST candidates. The candidate has to follow the given guidelines and instructions on that web page to pay the fee through online banking by using credit / debit card (ATM card) /internet banking

The candidate who does not have online facility may deposit the fees through challan as per the guideline of the web page

Provisional Admit Card: It will be emailed to the candidate’s registered email-id and the same has to be printed by the candidate. He/She has to paste a photograph at the space provided. The photograph should be identical to the photograph scanned and uploaded while applying online
Only with this provisional admit card the candidate will be allowed to appear in the entrance test PAT-2015

BHU-PAT-2016 Exam Pattern

Date of Exam will be held in the 3rd week of July, 2016 from 09.30 AM to 12.30 PM only at Varanasi Centre

The question paper shall be a single paper containing 200 objective questions in English and Hindi

The BHU-PAT-2016 will be held at Varanasi center only on above mentioned date and time

The BHU-PAT-2016 question paper is common for all the courses; however the merit list of candidates will be prepared course wise and category wise

The competitive entrance Test BHU-PAT-2016 (BAMS/B. Pharm (Ay)/ BNYS Entrance Test) will be of three hours duration inclusive of time for filling in answer sheet and checking of question booklet in 1st 15 minutes

The paper will consist of four sections of Fifty (50) questions each containing objective type (multiple choices) questions as detailed below:

Section-A: Physics - 50 questions; 50 marks

Section-B: Chemistry - 50 questions; 50 marks

Section-C: Botany - 50 questions; 50 marks

Section-D: Zoology - 50 questions; 50 marks

For more details please visit website http://www.formzero.in/imsbhu

Important Dates

Date of availability of application form on BHU Website for applying it through online: Last week of  April 2016

Last date & Time for receipt of completed application forms through online: 3rd Week of May 2016.

Date of BHU-PAT-2016 (BAMS/B. Pharm (Ay)/ BNYS Entrance Test): 3rd week of July, 2016

Date of Display of answer key on Website: 4th week of July, 2016

Last date to entertain any complaint regarding question / answer key: 1st week of August, 2016

Date of Result on Website: 3rd week of August, 2016

Date of Counseling and Medical Checkup etc: To be declared later

Date for joining and commencement of classes: To be declared later

Banaras Hindu University (Pre Ayurveda Entrance Test 2016)

Varanasi-221005, Uttar Pradesh, Website www.bhu.ac.in