Patna University (PU) UG Admission 2020: Eligibility, Entrance Exam, Result

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Patna University based in Patna, Bihar was founded in the year 1917. The university is offering various UG, PG and Doctoral programmes under different specialisations.

Candidates seeking for UG courses in the university will get various number of courses that too in different specialisations, the admissions into which are based on the entrance exam- PUCET (Patna University Common Entrance Test), BLET (Bachelor of Law Entrance Test), BEET (Bachelor of Education Entrance Test).

You can apply for the entrance exams on the website of the university as well as on the entrance exam website also.

University charges INR 300/- from its applicants as registration fees which is to be paid on the website of the university. Entrance exam fees is charged separately from it which is INR 300/-.

Admissions in the university will generally begin in the month of May and last till June.

Read about Patna University Courses & Fee

Application Process

Application process is completely Online. candidates must visit the official website to register themselves for the UG admissions. The application process is as follows:

  • Visit the official website i.e.
  • Click on ‘Apply online for PUCET’.
  • A new window appears depicting links for New Registration and Login.
  • If you are a new candidate click on New registration.
  • Register yourself by providing basic information such as Email, Mobile number, Name.
  • Login credentials will be send to your registered email and Mobile number.
  • Login with the credentials provided and fill in the application form.
  • Upload scanned copies of Photograph and Signature.
  • Preview the application form and submit it finally.

Application Fee

Candidates can access the payment facility in form of:

  • Net Banking
  • Credit Card
  • ATM-cum-Debit card
  • If a candidate does not have Net Banking facility/ Credit Card or ATM-cum Debit Card, they can pay the fee in cash at any branch of Allahabad Bank through the Challan downloaded from the Entrance Test Portal. Candidates will be able to download the duly filled up Allahabad Bank challan from the Entrance Test Portal only when you select the "cash payment" option while filling the application form online.

Note: No printout of online submitted application form or proof of payment of Entrance Test fee is to be submitted to the University.

Check Patna University Admission 2020

Eligibility Criteria

  • Honours
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Hindi
  • English
  • Sanskrit
  • Urdu
  • Maithili
  • Persian
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Home Science
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Political Science
  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Geography
  • Ancient Indian History & Archaeology
  • Advertising, Sales Promotion
  • Communicative English
  • Functional English
  • Social Works
IA/I.Sc./I.Com/ 10+2 with 55 % minimum marks IA/I.Sc./I.Com/ 10+2 with 55 % minimum marks

Computer application

10+2 having Math/Computer as one main subject with 55% minimum marks
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Application
  • Environmental Science
  • Industrial Microbiology
10+2 with PCB/PCM with 55% minimum marks.
LLB -Graduation with Honours
B.Ed. -50% marks in Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in Science / Social Science / Humanity / Commerce OR Bachelor's in Engineering or B Tech with 55% marks
BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) -10+2 with 45% marks, Maximum age limit 25 years on 1st July of the year of admission
BBA -10+2 with 45% minimum marks
Bachelor of Mass Communications -
Bachelor of Library & Information Sciences -

The scores of BEET/BLET is counted for B.Ed./LLB respectively and for rest of the courses scores of PUCET are considered. 

University also offers several UG diploma/certificate based programs in its affiliated colleges, seekers for the same can visit university website and apply for it.

Selection Process

Selection in the programs are based on the scores of the entrance test followed by counselling round. Marks scored in the entrance test and marks scored in the previous qualifying examinations are given a certain ratio to be measured by the university. List of shortlisted candidates are displayed on the website of the university shortly after the procedures. Candidates are required to visit the university website time to time.

Students are required to take photocopy along with original documents with them at the time counselling at their allotted centres at the given time, for the same they are notified by their registered email ID and phone number via SMS.

University follows Govt. of India guidelines in terms of reservation of seats for the candidates.

Documents to be enclosed

  • 10+2 certificates
  • Migration Certificates
  • Address Proofs
  • 3-4 recent passport sized Photographs
  • Graduation marks sheets (if applicable)
  • BEET/BLET/PUCET rank card
  • BEET/BLET/PUCET admit card
  • Caste Certificate
  • Any other document applicable

Exam Patterns

  • PUCET/BEET/BLET, all three are based on offline mode of exam consists of 2 sections A and B which is further divided into 4 sub section each. The exam is for 100 marks and will be conducted for 2 hours. 
  • The pattern of the paper comprises of GK, Aptitude Test (40 marks) and Questions related with the relevant subject (60 marks).


*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



Nikita Rai

how many percentage required for regural ....10th and 12th

12 Jun, 2020 12:54
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Nikita, candidates applying for this course must have scored at least 50% in intermediate to be eligible.

12 Jun, 2020 13:24
Muskan Gupta

When bba entrance exam date will be released

07 Apr, 2020 19:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Muskan, kindly visit the official website of the university for relevant information.

08 Apr, 2020 02:11
Ranjan Yadav

Hiii mam.... Ba Eng.(Hons) me admission ke liye kya krna hoga

17 Feb, 2020 22:56
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ranjan, you can check the Admission Procedure of the concerned course in detail from here.

18 Feb, 2020 18:12

Hey is the application process started for patha university

14 Feb, 2020 09:38
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Rakshi, application process for new session is expected to start in April, 2020.

14 Feb, 2020 10:24
khushi Sharraf

If some not qualify entrance exam then how get admission in patna university?

04 Jul, 2019 09:53
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Khushi, kindly mention the course in which you want to take admission.

04 Jul, 2019 10:17
Ashutosh Kumar Tiwari

Mera ews submit nahi ho paya koi problem to nahi hoga n

20 Jun, 2019 11:51
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ashutosh, if you are seeking reservation in this category, then, it is necessary to produce the prescribed documents, otherwise, you will be treated as general category and won't be able to get benefit of the reservation.

20 Jun, 2019 12:42
Anish kumar Rayjada

Hii mam mai bsc math hons se hu hmlog ke entrence ka result kb tk aayega

20 Jun, 2019 11:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Anish, result of entrance exam can be expected by second week of July, 2019 (expected).

20 Jun, 2019 12:09
Ankit Kumar

When will the result of entrance exam of BA under graduate will come?

20 Jun, 2019 09:52
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ankit, admission to BA is done directly on the basis of marks in qualifying examination i.e. intermediate. Last date for getting direct admission to the concerned course is expected to be around second week of July, 2019.

20 Jun, 2019 10:11
vivek raj

Entrance exam ka result kab tak aayega mam

12 Jun, 2019 09:53
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Vivek, online forms will be available till June 15, 2019 (tentatively). Thus, we can expect the exam to be conducted by end of June and the result will get declared in July, 2019.

12 Jun, 2019 10:04
Anjali Bharti

Good morning Ma'am I am Anjali Bharti and I want to know about the BBA entrance exam date. Can you please help me to know about the date of entrance exam?

07 Jun, 2019 09:45
Shobhna Chaturvedi

HI Anjali, entrance exam (PUCET) for admission to all the UG courses will be held in the month of July (expected).

07 Jun, 2019 10:01

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