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    BHU PET 2020 Exam Pattern, Syllabus

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    Banaras Hindu University (BHU) will conduct BHU PET for those candidates who are seeking admission in various postgraduate courses in the university. Students can apply for the entrance test through official website.

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    • BHU PET 2020 Exam Pattern will vary for each course.
    • The questions asked in exam will be of Multiple Choice Type.
    • The total marks allotted to PG Entrance Test is 360 marks. There will be total 120 questions in the test.
    • The test will be available in both the languages i.e. English and Hindi.
    • Different postgraduate courses will have different syllabus and examination pattern.

    BHU PET 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights

    All the postgraduate courses will have different examination pattern. The paper will have multiple choice questions. The following table shows the examination pattern of BHU PET 2020:

    Exam ModeOffline (Pen and Paper Based)
    Number of Papers1
    Number of SectionsAptitude, English Comprehension, Numerical and Quantitative Reasoning, General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Language Proficiency, Analytical Abilities, Mathematical Aptitude
    Questions TypeMultiple Choice Questions
    Exam LanguageEnglish and Hindi

    BHU PET 2020 Exam Pattern in Detail

    Before preparing for the entrance exam, students must go through the exam pattern very carefully. After knowing the examination pattern candidates can easily identify the type of questions asked in the paper. Following is the detailed explanation of examination pattern of different courses:

    M.Sc in Health Sciences

    • The paper comprises of 150 Multiple choice questions for 450 marks
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes
    • Out of 150 questions, 125 questions will be asked from Statics taught at undergraduate level and remaining 25 will be based on statistical techniques application in life sciences.

    M.Sc in Bioinformatics

    • The paper contains 150 multiple choice questions to be solved for 450 marks
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes
    • Paper is divided into two sections i.e. Section A and Section B
    • Section A comprises 30 multiple choice questions of 90 marks in total. Questions are based on Mathematics and Statistics and Computer Science at elementary level.
    • Section B will be comprising 40 MCQs of 360 marks. Questions are asked from Physics, Chemistry and Biology will be put up.

    M.Sc in Molecular and Human Genetics

    • The paper consists of 150 multiple choice questions of carrying 450 marks
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 2 hours

    M.Sc (Maths, Statistics), M.Sc (Physics, Chemistry), M.Sc (Tech), Geophysics

    • The paper consists of 150 multiple choice questions carrying 450 marks.
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes.
    • Questions will be asked from the subjects like Physics and Mathematics.

    M.Sc in Applied Microbiology

    • The paper consists of 150 multiple choice questions asked from the subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for 450 marks
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes

    M.Sc in Environmental Science

    • Time to complete the paper is 2 hours which is based on multiple choice graduate level questions carrying 360 marks.
    • Paper is divided into 2 sections i.e. Section A and Section B
    • Section A will have 30 questions from Basic Environment Science and 60 questions from Chemistry.
    • Section B will have three Sub sections namely Life Science, Physics and Geology.

    M.Sc (M.Tech) Geology and M.Sc in Petroleum Geosciences

    • The paper consists of 150 MCQs carrying 450 marks and time duration to complete the paper is 2 hours.

    M.Sc in Environment Science and Technology

    • The paper comprises 150 multiple choice questions of graduate level carrying 450 marks
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes
    • 50 questions will be on General Sciences & Environment Engineering and 100 questions are asked from Environment Science & Engineering

    M.Sc in Statistics and Technology

    • There shall be one paper consisting of 150 questions carrying 450 marks.
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes.
    • Out of 150 questions, 125 questions will be based on Statistics and 25 will be based on Statistical computing using high level programming language such as FORTAN and C

    M.Sc in Computational Science and Application in Signal Processing

    • The paper will be consisting of 150 questions carrying 450 marks and time duration to complete the paper is 150 minutes
    • 50 questions will be based on Statistics, 50 on Mathematics and 50 on Computer Science.

    M.Sc in Forensic Science

    • There will be one paper based on multiple choice questions carrying 360 marks. Time to complete the paper is 120 minutes.
    • In section A, 60 questions are from General Sciences and 20 questions are asked from Analytical Ability, Reasoning and Logical Skills
    • In section B, questions are asked from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology

    M.Sc in Food Science & Technology

    • The paper shall contain 120 multiple choice questions carrying 360 marks.
    • Total time duration to complete the paper is 120 minutes

    M.Sc in Plant Biotechnology

    •  The paper shall contain 120 multiple choice questions carrying 360 marks.
    • Total time duration to complete the paper is 120 minutes
    • The questions will be based on B.Sc Agriculture or B.Sc with Biology or B.Sc Biotechnology.

    MA in Arts and Social Sciences

    • The examination will be conducted through offline mode only i.e. it is a pen paper based test.
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 2 hours
    • Paper consists of 120 multiple choice questions carrying 360 marks

    MCA

    • Total Time duration to complete the paper is 2 hours
    • It comprises 120 questions asked from the subjects Mathematical Aptitude and Analytical and Logical Reasoning.

    M.Lib.I.Sc

    • Paper consists of 120 multiple choice questions carrying 360 marks. It should be completed in 120 minutes.
    • The questions will be based on General Awareness, Analytical Quantitative and Verbal Abilities and Aptitude.

    Marking Scheme

    • For every correct answer, 3 marks will be awarded.
    • For every incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted
    • No mark will be deducted for un-attempted questions.

    BHU PET 2020 Syllabus

    The questions in some specializations are asked from the subjects like English Comprehension, Quantitative Reasoning, General Knowledge and Mathematical Aptitude. However, the topics to study will depend on the program for which candidate is appearing in BHU PET 2020.

    The following table shows the important topics of each and every subject that can be asked in the entrance test:

    SectionTopic
    English ComprehensionFill in the Blanks
    Improvement of Sentences
    Spotting the Error
    Synonyms & Antonyms
    Spelling/ Detecting miss-spelt words
    One word Substitution
    Idioms & Phrases
    Close Passage & comprehension passage
    Quantitative ReasoningDecimals
    Exponents and Roots
    Fractions
    Integers
    Percent
    Ratio
    Real Numbers
    Coordinate Geometry
    Functions
    Graphs of Functions
    Operations with Algebraic Expressions
    Rules of Exponents
    Solving Linear Equations
    Solving Linear Inequalities
    Solving Quadratic Equations
    Circles
    Lines and Angles
    Polygons
    Quadrilaterals
    Three-Dimensional Figures
    Triangles
    Data Interpretation Examples
    Distributions of Data, Random Variables, and Probability Distributions
    Graphical Methods for Describing Data
    Numerical Methods for Describing Data
    Probability
    General KnowledgeLatest Current Affairs
    Indian Constitution
    Indian History
    Indian Economy
    Indian Geography
    Indian Politics
    Indian Navy & Military
    Mathematical AptitudeFractions & Decimals, Ratio & Proportion, Square Roots
    Simple & Compound Interest
    Time & Speed, Unitary Method, Time & Work
    Profit & Loss
    Percentage & Discount
    Simple Equations
    Quadratic Equations
    Polynomials
    Exponents
    Functions
    Sets
    Venn Diagrams
    Relations
    Functions
    Triangles
    Properties of Circles
    Mean
    Median
    Mode
    Probability
    Permutation and Combinations

    BHU PET 2020 Recommended Books

    With the help of the books students can clear all their doubts related to any topic. Each and every topic that will appear in the paper is present in the books. The following table shows the name of the books for the preparation of entrance examination:

    SubjectBook NameAuthor
    M.Sc BioinformaticsBioinformatics Sequence and Genome AnalysisDavis W. Mount
    Bioinformatics Methods and ProtocolsStephen Misener and Stephen A. Krawetz
    Essential BioinformaticsJin Xiong
    Introduction to BioinformaticsArthur M. Lesk
    M.Sc Applied MicrobiologyTextbook of MicrobiologyPrescott
    iGeneticsPeter Russell
    ImmunologyKuby
    Medical MicrobiologyAnathanarayan
    M.Sc Forensic ScienceForensic Science Principles & ConceptsNishant Singh
    Forensic Science BasicsJay Siegel
    Forensic Science in Crime InvestigationNabar BS
    An Introduction to Scientific DetectionWalls
    M.Sc Food Science & TechnologyObjective Food Science & TechnologyD Mudgil
    Objective Food ScienceSK Sharma
    M.Sc Plant BiotechnologyM.Sc Biotechnology Entrance Exam ObjectivesKumar P, Arti Gupta, Preeti Tripathi
    Plant Tissue CultureB.D. Singh
    Bioprocess and Fermentation techShular
    Gene ClonningT.A. Brown
    MCAMasters of Computer Application Entrance ExamR. Gupta
    MCA Entrance of All India UniversitiesG.K. Publications Pvt. Ltd.
    The Pearson Guide to MCA Entrance ExaminationEdgar Thorpe, Showick Thorpe

    BHU PET 2020 Important Instructions

    Following is the list of important instructions that students must keep in mind before appearing for the paper:

    • Students are advised to visit allotted examination centre at least an hour before the scheduled time
    • Those who are reaching examination centre after the scheduled time will not be permitted to enter the exam venue
    • Students must carry admit card issued to them at time examination centre
    • There will be only one question paper for each program and students will be given OMR sheet to fill the responses
    • They will be provided 10 minutes to read the instructions and also check misprinting number of pages
    • In case of any discrepancy, students need to report to the invigilator in the examination hall
    • Candidates need to carry Blue/ Black Ink/ Ball point pen to fill the OMR sheet
    • Blind people can avail Scribe/ writer facility by requesting BHU during application process
    • Candidates will not be permitted to exit examination hall during the test.

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

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    9 Comments
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    Akhila Sudarsanam

    What is the exam pattern for m.pharmacy entrance for BHU?

    04 Feb, 2020 23:13
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Akhila, this course is not available in the university.

    05 Feb, 2020 13:13
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    Naina

    Can you please tell me the syllabus for bhu entrence exam msc mathematics 2020

    23 Jan, 2020 23:49
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Naina, you can check the syllabus of the entrance exam from the official website of the university. However, questions in entrance exam are from previous academic degree and the subject in which in you are applying.

    24 Jan, 2020 12:55
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    nikita

    bhu msw entance exam ka syallbus 2020

    28 Nov, 2019 00:20
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Nikita, syllabus of the entrance exam can be checked from the official website of the university. Generally, entrance exam consists of questions from your previous academic degree and from the subject that you have applied for.

    28 Nov, 2019 11:13
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    Anant Kymar

    Is there any information about MMus

    11 Nov, 2019 14:19
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Anant, you can check the admission process for all the courses being offered in Maharishi Markandeshwar University from here: MMU Admission Procedure

    11 Nov, 2019 14:38
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    Ekta

    Please give me syllabus of BHU Hindi MA entrance exam because syllabus is not showing in my phone

    01 Nov, 2019 00:20
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ekta, syllabus for the concerned exam will be available on the official website of the university. Generally, syllabus of the entrance consists of the syllabus of previous academic degree and branch related questions to test the knowledge of students in the concerned field.

    01 Nov, 2019 11:05
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    Sakshi Agrawal

    Please give me syllabus of msc chemistry entrance exam

    30 Mar, 2019 15:40
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sakshi, check the syllabus of the entrance exam from the official site of BHU.

    30 Mar, 2019 15:49
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    Kanika

    MSC physics syllabus bhu

    05 Feb, 2019 12:52
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Kanika, kindly check the syllabus for the concerned course on the official website of the university.

    05 Feb, 2019 13:10
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    Sakshi Sharma

    Please give me the syllabus for M.Sc. Zoology entrance exam.

    03 Jan, 2019 23:05
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    Alok Pandey

    Hi Sakshi, You may please check this link:- M.Sc. Syllabus

    16 Jan, 2019 19:19
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    Pratik pandey

    Please give me the syallbus for msc soil science entrance exam

    01 Sep, 2018 00:52
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    Akansha Expert

    Hi Pratik, There is no Specification in the Course.

    01 Sep, 2018 17:25

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