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Banaras Hindu University (BHU) conducts the BHU Postgraduate Entrance Test (PET) every year for shortlisting the students for admission to 2 years Master of Science (M.Sc Agriculture) programme. The candidates who wish to take admission to M.Sc Agriculture course at BHU will have to qualify the BHU PET entrance exam. The BHU PET 2020 registration process is closed and the test is scheduled to be conducted from August 24 to 31, 2020.
The following article will overview the complete BHU PET MSc Agriculture Admission 2020 details such as dates, exam pattern, syllabus, question paper, counselling and much more.
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The below table consists of all the important dates for BHU PET (MSc Agriculture) 2020 which the candidates must be updated with:
BHU PET 2020 Event
Online Application Start Date
January 30, 2020
Last Date to apply online
March 12, 2020 (Closed)
Release of Admit Card
August 19, 2020 (Released)
BHU PET 2020
August 24 to 31, 2020
Release of Provisional Answer Key
To be Notified
To be Notified
Release of Cutoff List
To be Notified
Final Merit List Release Date
To be Notified
Counselling Process Commencement
To be Notified
In order to apply for BHU PET 2020 for admission to MSc Agriculture, the candidates will have to fulfil the given below eligibility criteria:
The candidate must have pursued BSc/ BSc (Hons) in 10 + 2 + 3 pattern from a recognised institute.
The candidate must have studied Agriculture as the main subject in the Bachelor’s degree.
The candidate must have acquired a minimum aggregate of 50% in the qualifying exam with all the subjects put together.
In order to qualify BHU PET 2020 for admission to MSc Agriculture, it is very important that the aspirants are well aware of the BHU PET 2020 exam pattern. This will not only help the candidates learn about the types of questions asked in the exam but will also help them to prepare accordingly.
BHU PET 2020 will be conducted in the online mode for a total of 2 hours duration. The test will be conducted for a total of 120 questions consisting of a total of 360 marks. Some of the major highlights of BHU PET 2020 exam pattern are given below:
Mode of Exam
Medium of Language
Hindi & English (except the language papers)
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
The BHU PET revised exam schedule can be checked here. The course-wise exam dates are provided here along with the exam timings.
It is equally important for the aspirants to learn about the syllabus for BHU PET 2020 for MSc Agriculture. The candidates are advised to study for the test from the official syllabus prescribed by BHU.
The candidates can click on the link given below to check the complete syllabus for BHU PET (MSc Agriculture) 2020
The candidates can download the BHU PET old question papers for MSc Agriculture by clicking on the link given below:
The candidates who have appeared in the BHU PET exam can check their result after the examination through the official website. The BHU PET 2020 result will consist of the candidate’s score in the test, subject wise merit and the overall merit in the exam. The candidates can follow the given below steps to download BHU PET 2020 result:
Visit the official website.
On the homepage, click on “Result PET 2020” link.
Enter your roll number and date of birth.
The BHU PET 2020 result will be displayed on the screen. Download and store the result for further reference.
BHU will release the merit list for MSc Agriculture after the exam. The cutoff list will include the minimum marks which the candidate must acquire in order to get eligible for admission to the programme. The candidates can check the BHU PET 2020 cutoff marks by visiting the official website.
After the result and cutoff are declared, BHU will release the merit list for MSc Agriculture course separately. The candidates who have qualified in the test will have their names listed in the merit list. The candidates who have their name in the merit list will be eligible for the counselling process. The candidates can check the BHU PET 2020 MSc Agriculture merit list from the official website once it is released.
The candidates who have qualified the BHU PET 2020 entrance exam will be further called for the counselling process. The counselling for admission to MSc Agriculture programme will be done by the Department of Science, BHU. The following process will be followed for BHU PET (MSc Agriculture) 2020 Counselling:
Step 1: The qualifying candidates will have to download the counselling call letter through the candidate segment on BHU candidate portal.
Step 2: The candidates will have to log in to the BHU PET entrance exam portal where they will have to fill the online preference entry form. The candidates will have to choose the course as MSc Agriculture, type of seat and counselling location preference in the form.
Step 3: The candidates will have to report at the respective counselling centre at the prescribed schedule where they will have to sign the online preference entry form. No changes in the form will be entertained after the signature.
Step 4: After the counselling process, the candidates will have to receive the provisional admission letter. The BHU PET provisional admission letter will consist of details such as allotted course, admission fee and the last date to pay the fee.
Step 5: The candidates can pay the admission fee via credit/ debit/ online baking through the BHU PET exam portal to secure their seats for admission.
Documents Required for BHU PET (MSc Agriculture) 2020 Counselling
The candidates will have to submit the following documents for verification at the time of BHU PET 2020 counselling for MSc Agriculture admission:
10th, 12th and Graduation level mark sheet/ certificate
BHU PET 2020 Admit Card
BHU PET 2020 Rank CardBHU PET 2020 revised exam schedule
Sports quota certificate
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