BHU UET 2020 Exam Pattern; Mode, Total Questions, Marking Scheme

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    BHU UET is an entrance exam to get into one of the most prestigious universities in India called Banaras Hindu University. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi is conducting BHU UET 2020 as a gateway to its B.A.(H), B.Com. (H), B.A. LL.B. (Hons), LL.B., B.P.Ed., B.P.A., B.F.A. B.Voc., B.Ed. programs.

    • There are different tests for each subject in the course.
    • The common feature is that all the test papers follow the same pattern.
    • Only multiple choice questions are asked in BHU UET exam.
    • Every question paper is of total 450 marks; this is not dependent on the degree applied for.
    • There are 150 objective type questions in BHU UET 2020 examination.
    • Syllabus for BHU UET exam consists of subjects studied in Higher Secondary School.

    BHU UET 2020 is the exam for getting admission into the various courses offered by the University in the academic session 2020-21. Candidates willing to take admission in undergraduate arts, commerce and science programs can fill this exam’s form.

    Also Check BHU UET Participating Colleges

    BHU UET 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights

    Name of the examBHU UET 2020
    Mode of the examPen and Paper-based (offline)
    Number of Papers1 (separate papers for separate courses)
    Number of SectionsVaries according to the paper
    Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (objective type)
    Number of Questions150
    Duration of the exam150 Minutes/120 Minutes (Depends on the course)
    Language of the examEnglish (some parts are in Hindi)

    BHU UET 2020 Exam Pattern in Detail

    BHU UET 2020 is the common entrance test for numerous courses. There is a separate exam conducted for each stream. In a stream, different papers are there for different subjects. Let’s see the pattern in detail.

    BHU UET 2020 Exam Pattern for B.A (Hons.):

    In B. A (Hons.), there are two subjects namely B.A (Hons.) in Arts and B.A (Hons.) in Social Sciences. So, two tests are conducted for a B.A degree. Both the papers follow the same basic exam pattern, only the syllabus differs.

    Name of the examBHU UET 2020
    Course offeredB.A (Hons.)
    SubjectsB.A (Hons.) in Arts and B.A (Hons.) in Social Sciences
    Mode of the examOffline (Pen Paper-based)
    Number of setsThree
    Number of questions150
    Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
    Duration of the exam120 Minutes
    Level of the exam12th Standard (10+2)
    Total Marks450

    BHU UET 2020 Exam Pattern for B.Com Program:

    Under BHU UET 2020, there is a common entrance test for B.Com (Hons.) and B.Com Financial Market Management. The pattern of the paper is given below.

    Name of the examBHU UET 2020
    Courses OfferedB.Com
    SubjectsB.Com(Hons.) and B.Com FMM
    Mode of the examOffline (Pen Paper-based)
    Number of setsThree
    Number of Questions150
    Type of questionsObjective type (Multiple Choice)
    Duration of the exam150 Minutes
    Exam Level12th Grade (10+2)
    Total marks450

    BHU UET 2020 Exam Pattern for B.Sc. Programs:

    Banaras Hindu University conducts different BHU UET papers for different subjects in B.Sc courses. They follow the same examination pattern as shown below:

    Name of the examBHU UET 2020
    Courses OfferedB.Sc
    SubjectsB.Sc. (Hons.) in Mathematics and B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biology
    Mode of the examOffline (Pen and Paper-based)
    Number of setsThree
    Number of Sections in one paperThree (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology)
    Number of Questions150
    Type of questionsObjective type (Multiple Choice)
    Duration of the exam150 Minutes
    Exam Level12th Grade (10+2)
    Total marks450

    BHU UET 2020 Marking Scheme

    BHU UET 2020 is the common battleground for all streams but marking scheme is similar for all the test papers.

    • There are 150 questions in one question paper of BHU UET 2020.
    • Each question carries three marks.
    • The maximum marks that a candidate can achieve are 450.
    • Candidates are rewarded three marks for every correct answer.
    • In case of a wrong response, one mark is deducted from the scored marks.
    • No marks are given for questions left unanswered.
    • If a candidate marks two options in a single question that is considered wrong and negative marking is applicable.
    • No special types of questions are there in BHU UET 2020.

    BHU UET 2020 Syllabus

    BHU UET syllabus is mostly made up of 12th standard subjects. All papers are of 10+2 level. The topics differ for each test depending upon the stream and course of the applicant.

    BHU UET 2020 Syllabus for B.A (Hons.):

    General AwarenessMental AbilityNumerical Ability
    Comprehensive AbilityEnvironment and its PollutionHuman Body and Health
    Common DiseasesPopulation ExplosionProduction of food and raw materials
    Solar SystemClimate and WeatherNatural Resources
    HistoryIndian Cultural HeritageLiterature and Art
    Political SciencePsychologyEconomics

    BHU UET 2020 Syllabus for B.Com program:

    AccountancyFinancial StatementsFinance Analysis
    Financial Market ManagementEconomicsMoney and Banking
    Basic MathematicsComputer BasicBusiness Organization
    Business ManagementCurrent Economic AffairsInvestment

    BHU UET 2020 syllabus for B.Sc. program:

    Syllabus for B.Sc mainly consists of Physics, Chemistry, and Maths of Class XII (10+2).

    Books for BHU UET 2020

    • BHU Bachelor of Arts Pravesh Pariksha

    Publishing House: Arihant Publications

    BHU Exam pattern
    • BHU Bachelor of Commerce Entrance Exam
    • Publishing House: Arihant Publications
    BHU Exam pattern

    Important Instructions for BHU UET 2020

    Here are some of the points that students should keep in mind.

    • Aspirants need to reach the assigned exam center of BHU UET 2020 at least an hour before the scheduled time.
    • Entrants reaching the test center of BHU UET 2020 after 30 minutes of scheduled time won’t be allowed in the examination hall under any condition.
    • Candidates need to carry the admit card of BHU UET 2020 as issued to them.
    • Candidates are provided one question paper for the program and they are required to answer it on an OMR sheet.
    • Candidates get 10 minutes to read the guidelines and to cross-check a number of pages, misprints.
    • Candidates must report to the invigilator in case of any inconsistency regarding the BHU UET Test booklet.
    • Students need to carry an Ink/Ball Point pen of Blue or Black color to attempt the test paper.
    • Blind or imperfect vision candidates can avail the facility of scribe/writer by sending a request application to BHU.
    • Candidates cannot carry materials including watches, pager, calculator, mobile phones, electronic diary, earphones, alarm clock, side ruler, etc.
    • Candidates are not allowed to leave the examination hall before the test timings are over.

    *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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    Aditi Hansda

    Please suggest me that what topics should i prepare for English hons. Test in BHU?

    05 May, 2020 11:56
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Aditi, you can check the sample papers for the concerned course to get an idea of the topics being asked in exam: BHU-UET Practice Papers

    05 May, 2020 13:40
    pritam ranjan

    how to enter bhu collage in class 11 wich type question ask in entrance exam please say me

    14 Jan, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Pritam, the candidates applying for any of the course in BHU must have passed class 12th to be eligible. Thus, you are not eligible for admission in this university right now.

    14 Jan, 2020 11:19
    Priyansh Sharma

    When does the form for 2020 exam will be released

    28 Aug, 2019 09:08
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Priyansh, application form for 2020 session are expected to release in first week of Feb, 2020.

    28 Aug, 2019 10:12
    Amit yadav

    Sir B. A me addmition ke liye Isc me kitna mark chahiye

    03 Aug, 2019 13:44
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Amit, cut off marks in UET depends on the following factors:

    • Number of applicants.
    • Students' performance in the exam.
    • Difficulty level of question paper.
    • Number of seats available.

    03 Aug, 2019 14:49
    Abhay Gautam

    Sir, how much percent we need to clear this exam

    04 Apr, 2019 11:45
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Abhay, this would be declared after the announcement of result for the exam.

    04 Apr, 2019 13:23
    Preeti kasaudhan

    Sir llb course ka form kab se online hoga

    18 Dec, 2018 22:00
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Preeti, The online application form for BHU UET 2019 has begun from January 20, 2019 and the last date to fill form is February 19, 2019. BHU UET 2019 entrance test is held through offline mode only i.e. pen and paper mode.

    19 Dec, 2018 13:07
    Ayush Añsh

    Minimum percentage for B.Sc

    03 Apr, 2018 09:44
    Sakshi Garg Expert

    Hi Ayush, The basic eligibility of this course is Candidate must pass in 10 2 or equivalent Examination securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate in the subjects Physics, Maths plus any one of the following: Chemistry, Statistics, Geology, Computer Science, Information Technology and Geography and must have passed in each of the concerned three subjects (as supported by the Certificate issued by the Examining body). And Admission is based on undergraduate entrance test (UET) conduct by Banaras Hindu University.

    03 Apr, 2018 11:04

    How to prepare for b.ed. course.,any book suggestion?

    29 Mar, 2018 09:51
    Bhawna Vedwal

    You should understand the Syllabus and Exam Pattern to start for preparation To get information regarding books you can use this link : Books

    02 Jun, 2018 17:54
    Ashish kumar Mishra

    Minimum % for b. Com cource in BHU

    15 Feb, 2018 00:20
    Sakshi Garg Expert

    Hi Ashish, Candidate must be passed 10 2 or equivalent examination with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

    15 Feb, 2018 13:02

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