Course offered : BSc (H) Agriculture
Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is an internationally reputed temple of learning, situated in the holy city of Varanasi and was founded by the great nationalist leader, Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya, in 1916 with cooperation of great personalities like Dr Annie Besant, who viewed it as the University of India. Banaras Hindu University is a Central University and was created under the Parliamentary legislation - B.H.U. Act 1915. It has a phenomenal range of teaching disciplines incorporating almost all conceivable subjects of Science, Engineering & Technology, Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce, Law, Education, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Sanskrit Vidya Dharm Vigyan, Architecture, Library Science, Journalism and a large number of Indian and Foreign Languages. It is the largest residential University in Asia, with over 30,000 students from India and 46 foreign countries. It has 64 hostels with nearly 11,000 inmates.
Intake : 123 in Institute of Agricultural Sciences, 40 in Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Barkachha, Mirzapur
Please see “Notes” under “Reservation” for Paid Seats and seats for Foreign Nationals
Note : The B.Sc. (Hons.) Ag. course at Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Barkachha, Mirzapur (RGSC) is under Special Courses of Studies with the fee structure of Rs.25, 000 per semester + regular fees of the B.Sc.(Hons.) Ag. course prescribed by the University. Maximum/Minimum no. of seats are 40/25. The candidates desirous to take admission at RGSC, Barkachha, Mirzapur will be required to give their option / preference of location at the time of counseling and the admissions will be made as per merit and the choice of the candidate. Further if the number of candidates opting for B.Sc. (Hons.) Ag. is less than the minimum number of seats in the course, then the course may not run in that academic session.
Applying for more than one course : In case the candidate makes application (fills up application form) for more than one course under UET 2018, the Application Processing Fee/Entrance Test Fee payable by him/her for each subsequent application (after first application) shall be Rs100 for SC / ST / PC and Rs200 for others.
a) SC 15%, ST 7.5%, OBC 27%, Physically Challenged 5%
b) 15% supernumerary seats for the sons / daughters (including married daughters) of permanent employees (including those on probation) of BHU currently in service or were so during the academic Session immediately preceding the Session for which the Entrance Test is held, 2 seats (supernumerary) under sports category
c) ICAR seats - 15% supernumerary seats shall be available for admission for Candidates nominated by the ICAR on the basis of Combined Admission Test conducted by the ICAR
(a) Paid seats : There is provision for supernumerary “PAID SEATS” (not exceeding 15% of the total number of seats) in certain courses, the details of which will be available at the time of admission from the concerned Faculty/Department. This is not available for “Special Courses” (BSC (H) Ag at RGSC, Mirzapur falls under “Special Courses”)
(b) Provision to the extent of 15% supernumerary seats for Foreign Nationals exist, out of which 5% seats will be filled up by children of NRIs [Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)] and 5% by children of Indian workers in Gulf and South Asian Countries. The details about this may be obtained from the Office of the International Centre, C/3/3, Tagore House, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi-221 005.