The University has created its Entrance Test Portal with the domain name Its link is also available on the BHU website ( The entire process of making an application for admission in various courses during the academic session 2017-18 is made ONLINE. Accordingly, candidates may note that SET 2017 Information Bulletin and Application Form will not be sold (as there will be no offline mode).

Availability of Online Application Form  17 Mar 2017
Last date for submission of Application Form  17 Apr 2017

Application Form

The candidates desirous of admissions shall be required to register on the Entrance Test portal of BHU and fill up the application form ONLINE as per procedure provided on the Portal. For further details visit the BHU website ( or the entrance test portal of BHU ( For the convenience of candidates, the direct link to access the BHU SET 2017 Application Form is provided below.

Mode of Payment of Application Processing / Test Fee

Candidate is required to fill up the SET 2017 Application Form ONLINE as the printed Information Bulletin-cum-Application Form will not be sold by the University. After the candidate has filled up the application form online, he/she will have following options for payment of Application Processing/Entrance Test Fee:

  • Online payment through credit card/ debit card through the payment gateway available on the Entrance test portal.
  • Payment of Entrance Test Fee in Cash through “Challan” in any branch of HDFC Bank: After filling up the application form, its submission and selecting this mode for payment, the candidate can print the Challan from the entrance test portal. The printout of challan will \contain all necessary details of the candidate, bank account details of the Banaras Hindu University in which the entrance test fee will be deposited and the exact amount to be deposited. The candidate will be required to visit any branch of the HDFC Bank of his/her choice where he/she will be required to deposit the requisite Fee amount to the Bank.


  1. The Application Form once submitted with the Application Processing/ Entrance Test Fee at concessional rate meant for SC/ST candidate shall be considered under SC/ST Category.
  2. The Application Processing/ Entrance Test Fee paid shall neither be refunded nor transferred to another course and shall also not be reserved for any subsequent year, in any case.

Check List:

Verify and thoroughly check the following before submitting the Application Form:

  1. Have you made payment of requisite amount towards Application Processing/ Entrance Test Fee?
  2. Remember to sign on the Application Form. If the candidate does not ‘sign’ at appropriate place on the Application Form, his/her form will be treated as cancelled.

BHU SET Complete Information

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