Banaras Hindu University: Ranking & Review

Banaras Hindu University logo
Varanasi Rank India Rank World Rank
1 23 2467
Top 15%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment17,500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+--
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+--
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+--
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+--
Engineering | IT-+--
Maths | Natural Sciences-+--

General info

Alternative namesBHU
काशी हिंदू विश्वविद्यालय
Founded1915
MottoKnowledge imparts immortality
AccreditationUniversity Grants Commission, India
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Medical Council of India (MCI)
Academic structureIndian Institute of Technology
Institute of Science
Institute of Agricultural Sciences
Institute of Medical Sciences
Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development
Institute of Management Studies
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio2
Religious affiliationHindu

Location and Contacts

Official Websitebhu.ac.in
AddressVaranasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221 005
India
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+91 (542) 236 8938
Fax+91 (542) 236 8174

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