Banaras Hindu University Varanasi (Central University)

Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is one of the oldest and most prestigious centres of higher learning in India. The result of the vision of eminent freedom fighter and social activist Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya to improve the socio economic conditions of the country with the help of higher education and science, BHU was set up in 1916. Today, with over 20,000 students, BHU is one of the largest residential universities in Asia.


The University is spread across two campuses, the Main Campus and the Rajiv Gandhi South Campus. With 4 institutes and 14 faculties (streams) and more than 140 departments, BHU is host to students from over 34 countries. The university also the boasts of the very rare distinction in that it hosts an IIT in its campus. The University’s own Engineering department, which was set up in 1919 was designated as an IIT by an act of Parliament in 2011.

Courses Offered

Institute of Technology
Departments of Technology

  • Ceramic Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Engineering

Applied Science Departments

  • Applied Chemistry
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics

Schools of Engineering

  • Bio-Chemical Engineering
  • Bio-Medical Engineering

School of Material & Technology

  • Material Science and Technology

 

Institute of Medical Sciences

Special Courses

1.2.Year Full Time P.G Diploma in Lab.Technology under the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, IMS

2.2-Year Full Time P.G Diploma in Dialysis Therapy under the Department of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, IMS

3.2-Year Full Time P.G Diploma in Medical Technology (Radiotherapy) under the Department of Radiotherapy and Radiation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, IMS

4.1-Year Certificate Course in Intensive Care (Post M.D Anaesthesia) under the Department of Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, IMS

5.Post Doctoral Certificate Course in Pain & Palliative Care under the Department of Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, IMS

6.2-Year Full Time P.G Diploma in Panchkarma Therapy under the Department of Kayachikitsa, Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS

7.2-Year P.G Diploma in Ayurvedic Drug Standardization under the Department of Dravya Guna, Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS

8.2-Years Full Time P.G Diploma in Maternal Health Care (PGDMC (Ay.)) under the Department of Prasuti Tantra, Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS

9.2-Years Full Time P.G Diploma in Neonatal and Child Care (PGDNC Ay.) under the Department of Prasuti Tantra, Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS

10.2-Years Full Time P.G Diploma Course in Kshar Karma under the Department of Shalya Shalakya, Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS

11.2-Years Full Time P.G Diploma Course in Vikiran & Chhaya underthe Department of Shalya Shalakya, Faculty of Ayurved a , IMS

12.1-Year Part Time Certificate Course in Prasav Vigyan under the Department of Prasuti Tantra, Faculty of Ayurveda, IMS

13.1 Year (2 Semesters) Full Time P.G Diploma Course in Hospital Management in Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Barkachha under the Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU

14.2. Year (2 Semesters) Full Time Diploma Course in Naturopathy

&Yoga Therapy including 6 months internship in Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Barkachha under the Faculty of Ayurveda, Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU.

15.The Faculty of Ayurveda is running B.Pharma Degree Course in Ayurveda at South Campus, Barkachha for the session, 2006-07.

Faculty of Ayurveda

Courses Offered by the Faculty of Ayurveda

Graduation

    • BAMS
    • B. Pharma. (Ay)

Post graduation

    • MD(Ay)/ MS(Ay) for BAMS graduates
    • MD(Ay)/ MS(Ay) for MBBS graduates
    • P. G. Diploma
    • Diploma in Naturopathy & Yoga Therapy
    • P. G. Diploma in Panchakarma (Self-finance)
    • P. G. Diploma in Ayurvedic Drug Standardization (Self-finance)
    • P. G.Diploma in Maternal Health Care (Self-finance)
    • P. G. Diploma in Kshar Karma
    • P. G. Diploma in Vikiran avam Chhaya
    • P. G. Diploma in Neonatal Care

Certificate Courses

    • Certificate Course in Prasava Vigyana (Self-finance)
    • Certificate Course for Foreign Nationals (Doctors)
    • Introductory Course for Foreign
    • Na tionals (Twice per year)

 

Undergraduate Courses

A. General Courses

(i) B. A. (Hons.) Arts
(ii) B. A. (Hons.)
(iii) B. Com. (Hons.)/B. Com. (Hons.) Financial Markets Management*
* B. Com. (Hons) Financial Markets Management: This course will run at Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Barkachha, Mirzapur only under Special Courses of Studies
(iv) B. Sc. (Hons.)
(v) B. Sc. (Hons.) Bio. Group
(vi) Shastri (Hons.)

B. Professional Courses

(i) B. Sc. (Ag.) (Bachelor of Science Agriculture)
(ii) B. Ed. (Bachelor of Education) / B. Ed. (Bachelor of Education [Spl.])
(iv) B.P.Ed. (Bachelor of Physical Education)
(v) B.Mus. (Instrumental: Sitar)

    • B.Mus. (Instrumental: Flute)
    • B.Mus. (Instrumental: Violin)
    • B.Mus. (Instrumental: Tabla)
    • B.Mus. (Dance: Kathak): Duration
    • B.Mus. (Dance: Bharat Natyam)
    • B.Mus. (Vocal): Duration

(vi) B.F.A. (Bachelor of Fine Arts)

Post graduate Courses

(i) Acharya
(ii) M.A. in Mass Communication:
(iii) M.Lib.I.Sc. (Master of Library & Information Science):
(iv) M. P. Ed. (Master of Physical Education):
(v) M. A. (Museology):
(vi) M. A. Prayojanmoolak Hindi (Patrakarita):
(vii) M.A. in Tourism Management (Under Special Courses of Study)
(viii) M.A. in Social Work (Under Special Courses of Study):
(ix) M.A. in Public Administration (Under Special Courses of Study):
(x) All M.A. [other than mentioned above in (ii to ix)]
(xi) M. Sc. In Health Statistics:
(xii) M. Sc. In Bioinformatics:
(xiii) M.Sc. in Molecular & Human Genetics (Under Special Courses of Study):
(xiv) M.A./M.Sc.(Maths, Statistics), M.Sc.(Physics, Chemistry), M.Sc. (Tech.), Geophysics, M.Com.:
(xv) M.Sc. in Applied Microbiology (Under Special Courses of Study)
(xvi) M.Sc. Tech. in Environmental Science & Technology (Under Special Courses of Study)
(xvii) M.Sc. in Environmental Science (Under Special Courses of Study)
(xviii) Common test for M. Sc. (Tech.) Geology and M.Sc. in Petroleum Geosciences (Special Courses of Study):
(xix) All M.Sc. [other than mentioned above in (xi to xvi)]
(xx) MCA
(xxi) LL. M.:
(xxii) LL. M. (Human Rights & Duties Education) (Special Courses of Study):
(xxiii) M. F. A.:
(xxiv) M. Mus. [Vocal/(Instrumental- Sitar, Flute, Violin, Tabla)/(Dance-Kathak/Bharatnatyam)]:
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(xxv) M. Musicology:
(xxvi) M. Ed.:
(xxvii) M. Ed. (Spl)
(xxviii) M.Sc. (Ag.) in Food Science & Technology (Under Special Courses of Study)
(xxix) M.Sc. (Ag.) in Plant Biotechnology (Under Special Courses of Study)
(xxx) M.Tech in Agricultural Engineering (Soil and Water Conservation Engineering)(Under Special Courses of Study)
(xxxi) Common Test for M.Sc. (Ag.)/Master of Agri-Business Management (Under Special Courses of Study)/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil & Water Conservation (Under Special Courses of Study)/M.Sc. in Agroforestry (Under Special Courses of Study):
(xxxii)Master of Personnel Management and Industrial Relations (Under Special Courses of Study):
(xxxiii) Common Entrance Test for Master of Finance Control/Master of Export Management and Promotion/Master of Risk And Insurance Management (Under Special Courses of Study):
(xxxiv) MBA in Agri-Business (Under Special Courses of Study)

Admission:

UG/PG:

For admissions into most of the UG/PG programmes, the BHU holds a UET (Undergraduate entrance Test) and PET (Postgraduate Entrance Test) national level test every year. Candidates must meet any pre set minimum eligibility requirement. Admissions are based on merit. Some courses may also require students to have studied a few particular subjects in the qualifying examination.

B.Tech./B.Pharm., M.Tech./M.Pharm:

Admissions for the technical courses are determined by the candidates respective JEE/GATE score.

MBA/MIBA:

Admissions for the MBA and MIBA programmes are determined by the candidate’s percentile score in the CAT exam held every year.

Ph.D. :

For Ph.D. courses, students have to appear for the NET or CRET tests.

For further details about the university, courses, etc; please visit the website: https://www.bhu.ac.in/

Address:

Banaras Hindu University
(Central University)
Varanasi 221 005
Uttar Pradesh
Tel : 0542-2368938, 2368339, 2368938,
Fax : 0542-2368174/2369951
Email : vc_bhu@sify.com,
registrar@bhu.ac.in