Banaras Hindu University (BHU) MBA Admissions 2020: Eligibility, Application Form, Dates

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Banaras Hindu University (BHU) offers an MBA program with 4 specializations. The duration of the BHU MBA program is 2 years.

Bachelor Degree in any discipline OR equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks is the minimum qualification for admission to MBA program. Candidates need to appear in CAT exam for the admission in BHU MBA.

Registration for BHU MBA has been started. Last date for submission of application form is February 3. The application form can be filled and submitted online through the official website of BHU. Application fee of INR 2000 (INR 1000 for SC/ST category) should be paid via Net Banking/Debit/Credit Card. 

Reservation criteria for the MBA program is 15% for SC,7.5% for ST,5% for PC and 27% for Non-OBC candidates.

Course NameEligibilityFirst Year FeesLinks
MBABachelor’s degree with 50% marksINR 30,767/-Know More

Read about BHU Course and Fee Structure


For Admission in MBA/MBA -IB in Banaras Hindu University candidates need to be graduate with at least 50% marks. 

  • Graduation under 10+2+3 pattern.
  • Degree in Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, Law or Education.
  • Postgraduation in any discipline.

There is a relaxation of 5% marks for SC/ST Categories.

Note: Candidates must appear in the final examination before or on June 30.

Admission Process

Admission to MBA will be based on Combined Merit acquired by a Candidate in CAT, Academic Record, Group Discussion and Interview. For more, check below:

  1. Merit list of qualified candidates on the basis of CAT scores will be uploaded by BHU.
  2. 50% weightage will be given to the CAT Score while calculating the merit for admission to the above Programs. 
  3. 20% weightage for academic records.
  4. Qualified candidates will be called for group discussion and interview.
  5. Group Discussion and Interview Score will be given 30% weightage.
  6. Selected candidates will have to report to university with original documents for verification

Notes: Non-appearance of the candidate in any of CAT, Group Discussion and Interview on the scheduled date shall disqualify him/her for admission.

Documents Required for Admission Procedure:

Candidates getting shortlisted for Group Discussion and Personal Interview processes are required to come with the following documents: 

  • Photo identity proof (Aadhaar Card / PAN)
  • Self-attested copy of the CAT Scorecard. 
  • Self-attested copies of Mark-sheets of Class X, Class XII and qualifying examination (year wise Mark-sheets). 
  • Appearing Certificate from the Head of the Institution (in case if the candidate is appearing in the qualifying examination). 
  • Self-attested copy of Caste Certificate (if applicable).
  • Self-attested copy of disability certificate (if applicable) 
  • Demand Draft of INR 2000/- (or for the amount to be mentioned through GD-PI call letter) in favour of the Registrar, Banaras Hindu University is payable at Varanasi as processing fee for GD PI.

How To Apply

The application form can be filled and submitted online through the official website of BHU.

  1. Visit
  2. Click “Register Yourself”
  3. Enter name, email id and contact number
  4. Fill the required personal information
  5. Enter academic detail and CAT scores
  6. Upload scanned supporting documents 
  7. Upload scanned photograph and signature
  8. Pay the application fee of INR 2000/- (INR 1000/- for SC/ST category) through Credit card, Net banking or ATM-cum-Debit card.
  9. Submit the filled application form
  10. Take the print out of submitted application form for further reference

Required Documents

  • Marksheet of 10th and 12th 
  • Graduation mark sheet
  • CAT scorecard
  • Migration certificate (if applicable)

Check BHU Admission


The total intake in the MBA program for the reserved category as per University / Government of India Rules: 

SC Candidates15 % of the intake
ST Candidates 7.5% of the intake
PC Candidates5% of the intake (on horizontal reservation basis)
NC-OBC Candidates27% of the intake

Note: Vacant seats reserved for SC/ST/NC-OBC candidates, if any, may be filled up as per Govt. of India rules.

Contact Details

Director, Dean & Head

 Institute of Management Studies Banaras Hindu University Varanasi – 221005. 

Telefax: 91 542 2369332 



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



1 Comment
Satyam Kumar

When entrance exam form apply?

17 Apr, 2018 17:07
Vaishali Chauhan

Hi Satyam, Kindly check the official website for latest dates.

09 May, 2018 15:35

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