Varanasi: Breaking its previous year’s own record the Banaras Hindu University received a record number of applications for admission to its UG & PG courses for academic session 2020-2021.
BHU spokesperson Rajesh Singh on Saturday said that around 5.25 lakh applications have been received for about 12,500 seats in different courses. The last date of filling online application form was March 12. Around 3.75 lakh application forms have been received for UG courses while nearly 1.5 lakh application forms have been filled for PG courses.
According to him, nearly 4.93 lakh application forms had been received for 2019-2020 session. He said that the university would hold entrance examinations for admission to UG & PG courses in 202 cities across the country. The entrance exams in Computer Based Test Mode will be held from April 26 to May 29.