BHU UET Law -

BHU UET Law (3 year) (BHU UET Law - 2017)

Pen & Paper | National Level Exam
Application Fee - SC / ST - Rs.250 | General - Rs.500
Important Dates
Registration Date
Feb 02, 2017
Test Date
Apr 16, 2017
Result Date
Jun 05, 2017

BHU UET Law 2017 - Application Steps

Online Application Form
  • Registration on the BHU Entrance Test Portal for online application process.
  • Please click on "Apply for Admission" button given on the home page of the BHU Entrance Test Portal.
  • On clicking the link, you will be directed to a new page having an Applicant Login Box. Below the login fields there is a link "Register Yourself". Please click on this link.
  • When you click the link you will be shown a Registration Form asking for various details. Fields for information which is mandatory is marked with "Red coloured bullets" and are to be essentially filled up. These fields cannot be left blank. Once you fill the details, you can click on the "Sign up" button at the bottom for completing the registration process.
Fill up the Application form
  • After adding the course of your choice, following screen will appear showing status of submitted application. On the left panel, various other buttons such as 'Applicant Details', 'Test Centre Preference', 'Upload Photograph and Signature' etc are given. These are various sections of the form.
  • Application Status section shows which sections of the form is complete and which is incomplete. You can click the left panel button to go to the section of the form which are incomplete.
Upload scanned Photograph and Signature
  • To upload the image file of you scanned passport size colour photograph and signature, click the button 'Upload Photograph and Signature' button available on the left panel. On clicking, you will see the following screen:
  • Your scanned passport photo should be within 3.5 x 4.5 cm in size, scanning resolution should be within 100 dpi & file size should be less than 100 KB.
Payment options

Amount of Fees:-

  • General Category for Rs. 500 /-
  • SC/ST Category for Rs. 250 /-
  • Modes of Payment: 
    • 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 (facility will be available only during banking hours on any banking day): 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 (only during banking hours on any banking day) where he/she will be required to deposit the requisite Fee amount to the Bank.
Submission of Application
  • After successful payment of Entrance Test Fee (either online payment or in cash through HDFC), you will get an e-mail message from the Entrance Test Portal that your form has been successfully submitted.
  • Take a printout of this e-mail and retain it for your own record and future reference.

How to Apply for BHU UET Law 2017

As an applicant you would need the following: 

  • An E-mail ID for registration and for receiving all future correspondence till the admission process is over and subsequently if admitted.
  • A Mobile Number to receive SMS based notifications/ communications related to the online application, Admit card, Entrance Test Result, Admission Counseling etc till the admission process is over and subsequently, if admitted. 
  • Access to facilities of a computer with internet connectivity, B/W printer, and scanner.
  • A recent passport sized color photograph (for scanning and uploading in "jpeg" format only. File size of a scanned photograph should not be more than 100KB).
  • Your signature using Blue/Black pen on white sheet (for scanning and uploading in "jpeg" format only. File size of scanned photograph should not be more than 100KB).
  • Access to an online payment facility/service such as  
    • Net Banking
    • Credit card
    • ATM-cum-Debit card

If you do not have Net Banking facility/Credit Card or ATM-cum-Debit Card, you can pay the fee in cash at any branch of HDFC Bank through the Challan downloaded from the Entrance Test Portal. You will be able to download the duly filled up HDFC Bank challan from the Entrance Test Portal only when you select the "cash payment" option while filling the application form online.

All applicants should note, that: 

  • No printout of online submitted application form or proof of payment of Entrance Test fee is to be submitted to the University. However, the candidates should retain a copy of the said documents for their own record.  
  • No document is required to be submitted along with the application form submitted online.  
  • Original certificates issued by competent authority supporting your filled in details will be asked from you ONLY at the time of admission.

If data provided in the online application is not supported by appropriate documents then your application/claim for admission shall be summarily rejected.

Eligibility for BHU UET Law 2017

MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: B.A./ B.Sc./ B.Com./ Shastri (at least 10+2+3 pattern) securing a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate considering all the subjects in the three years except those subjects where only pass marks are required and which do not contribute to the total in the final (degree) mark sheet. OR any other Degree under at least 10+2+3 pattern recognized by the Bar Council of India for the purpose of admission to LL.B. Course securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate considering all the subjects in the three years (aggregate being calculated as mentioned above). "(Note- As per directive of the Bar Council of India, the candidates who have obtained 10+2 or Graduation/Post-graduation through open Universities system directly without having any basic qualifications for prosecuting such studies are not eligible for admission in Law Courses)".

BHU UET Law 2017 Important Instructions

  •  The Candidate must carry his/her valid Admit Card for the concerned Entrance Test. He/She must occupy only his/her allotted seat as per his/her Roll Number in the seating arrangement made for the concerned Test.
  •  No Candidate will be allowed entry to the Test Hall after 30 minutes of the start of the Entrance Test.
  •  No Candidate shall be allowed to leave the Test Hall until the end of the Test.
  •  There is no provision to provide or permit a ‘writer’ in the Entrance Test except for blind candidates, who will be provided ‘writers’ on request.
  • The Candidates shall be checked for any resource materials frequently and at random by the Invigilators and other staff conducting the Test, routinely and also on the slightest doubt.
  •  Calculators/watch calculators, electronic diary, pager, mobile phones, earphones, alarm clock, digital watches with memory, slide rule, etc. are not allowed in the examination hall. Also, carrying of licensed weapons, fire arms, tools which can be used as lethal weapons are not allowed in the examination hall.
  • The Entrance Examination of a candidate shall be canceled in case of any of the following actions by a candidate:
  • Relevant or irrelevant resource material or loose paper found in his/her possession, or, lying on or around his/her seat, Possession of any unauthorized instrument or equipment as mentioned at (vi) above/document/paper/ information materials or any resource materials, Communication of information in writing or verbally or exchange of Question Booklet/Answer Sheets to and from any other person during the Test period and any other malpractice amounting to obtaining undue advantage, Writing anything in the Admit Card, Carrying of the envelope of the Admit Card into the examination hall, Any alterations or corrections in the entries made by a candidate in Question Booklet and OMR Sheet [Roll Number in words & figures and OMR sheet no. in Question Booklet and Roll Number, Question Booklet no. and Set no. (if any) in OMR sheet] but not duly verified by the invigilator concerned, Non-matching of signature made at the time of Entrance Test with that already done at the time of filling of Application Form.
  • The Entrance Examination of a candidate shall be canceled and the candidate shall be debarred to appear from future Entrance Tests incase of any of the following actions by a candidate:
  • Tampering with the Admit Card including that of the photograph, Face not resembling the photograph on the Admit Card, Not occupying the allotted seat, Tampering/disturbing the seating arrangements, Smuggling-out or smuggling-in Question Booklet in part or in full, or Test material, or any resource material connected with the Test, Making any attempt to influence the University
  • authorities directly or indirectly, disturbing or trying to disturb the Entrance Test, Noting down the questions or their answers, Shouting of slogans or creating unruly scene at the examination hall/examination center/University campus.
  •  Impersonation is a legally punishable offense. No Candidate will be permitted to appear in the Test without a valid Admit Card. The Admit Card should be presented to the invigilators/other authorized officials for verification. The candidate’s identity will be verified in respect of his/her details on the Admit Card. If the identity is in doubt, the candidate may not be allowed to appear in the Test. The authorities may at their discretion provisionally permit the candidate to appear in the Test after completing formalities including taking of thumb impression/several signatures for further verification. No extra time will be granted for these formalities to be completed.
  • Similarly, at the time of Counseling, the candidate’s identity will be verified from the documents available with the University and in case of any doubt, his/her admission will be deferred till final verification.
  • A person found to impersonate a candidate shall be handed over to the Police under a FIR lodged by the University. The candidate in reference shall be debarred from future Entrance Tests of the University.
  • A student or employee of the University if found to impersonate in the Entrance Test will be respectively rusticated or dismissed from the University service.
  • Suppression/concealment of information: The candidate must ensure that he/she is qualified to appear in the Entrance Test. If it is detected at any stage that he/she did not fulfill the minimum qualifications, or, there was something against the candidate which would have prevented him/her from being admitted in the concerned subject/course, or, the candidate has provided false information or no information about his/her previous involvement in an act punishable under law or act of gross misconduct and indiscipline, then his/her candidature shall not be considered and his admission, if already made, shall be cancelled at any stage and he/she shall be debarred from appearing in any of the future Entrance Tests of the University.
  •  Nobody other than the University authorized personnel is permitted to move around the Test venue. Any unauthorized person loitering around the Test venue shall be handed over to the police under a FIR lodged by the University.
  •  No scrutiny/re-evaluation of answer sheet of UET is allowed in any case at any stage.
  • The candidate shall be bound by the BHU Statutes/Ordinances/Rules and Regulations framed from time to time.
  •  Any litigation in respect of the UET shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the local Court of Varanasi and/or Hon’ble High Court of Judicature at Allahabad only.
  • For any interpretational difficulties, the interpretation through the English language shall be deemed as correct.

BHU UET Law 2017 Relaxation Policy

Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes:-

Seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Caste (15%) and Scheduled Tribe (7.5%) candidates in each Course. Admission against these seats will be made provided the candidate has passed the Qualifying Examination and appeared in the Entrance Test. However, the SC/ST candidates seeking admission to LL.B Course must have scored at least 40% marks in the aggregate considering all the subjects in the three years of the Qualifying Examination as per recommendations of Bar Council of India. Every SC/ST candidate shall have to submit a self-attested copy of the Certificate mentioning that the candidate belongs to SC/ST community. Such certificates shall be subject to verification from the concerned District Magistrate.

The following are empowered to issue the certificate: 

  • District Magistrate/Additional District Magistrate/Collector/Deputy Commissioner/ Addl. Deputy Commissioner/ Deputy Collector/1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/ City Magistrate/Sub-Divisional Magistrate/Taluka Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate/Extra Assistant Commissioner.  
  • Chief Presidency Magistrate/Addl. Chief Presidency Magistrate/Presidency Magistrate.  
  • Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tehsildar.  
  • Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the candidate and/or his family normally resides.   
  • Administrator/Secretary to the Administrator/ Development Officer (Lakshadweep Islands)

Candidates must note that Certificate from any other person/authority shall not be accepted in any case. If the candidate happens to belong to SC or ST, his/her caste/tribe must be listed in the appropriate Govt. of India schedule.

The Caste Certificate should clearly state:

  • Name of his/her caste/tribe
  • Whether he/she belongs to SC or ST
  • District and the State or Union Territory of his/her usual place of residence
  • The appropriate Govt. of India schedule under which his/her caste/tribe is approved by it as SC or ST.

However, if an SC/ST candidate seeks admission under some other category (for example PC/Employee Ward etc.) the candidate should satisfy the minimum eligibility requirement for that category.  
 
Other Backward Classes (OBCs):-
27% Reservation to candidates belonging to OBC category (excluding under creamy layer) will be provided in different courses. The authorities to issue the OBC certificate are the same as in the case of SC/ST provided in section 6 (i) above. The caste in the Page 21 UET Information Bulletin 2015 OBC certificate will be those only which are in the list of Central Govt. Further, the OBC certificate should clearly mention that the candidate is not under creamy layer. However, if an OBC candidate seeks admission under some other category (for example: PC/Employee Ward etc.) the candidate should satisfy the minimum eligibility requirement for that category.  
 
Physically Challenged:- 
3% seats shall be reserved for Physically Challenged Candidates: Visually Impaired (1%) + Hearing Impaired (1%) + Orthopaedically Handicapped (1%) (on horizontal reservation basis). Such candidates will have to submit a self-attested copy of Disability Certificate issued by the District CMO with the Application Form.

The candidates called for Counseling for possible provisional admission will be examined by a Medical Board constituted by BHU and if necessary, will be referred to the Medical Board to other recognized bodies for the purpose, as per criteria fixed by the University. The decision of the Medical Board constituted by BHU will be final. The Entrance Test for Blind candidates will be held at Varanasi Centre only. 

‘Writer’ for Blind Candidates:-
‘Writer’ will be provided by the University to each blind candidate. The qualifications of ‘writers’ shall be decided by the University. Such a candidate is required to apply for ‘writer’ to the Controller of Examinations on the prescribed application form for the purpose at least 15 days prior to the date of the Entrance Test. For this purpose, the candidate has to collect the form from the Office of the Controller of Examinations, and submit the same affixing a passport size photograph similar to that affixed on the application form. Such candidate will have to appear before the Head, Department of Ophthalmology for clinical  examination and his opinion/recommendation will be considered by providing ‘writer’. All the blind candidates will be accommodated at one Centre at Varanasi only.  

Note: Wherever the number of seats is small, the University will have the right to combine some of the groups to calculate the number of seats for reserved categories.  
 
Consideration of Reserved Category Meritorious Candidates as General Candidates:-

In a course, if the merit of a reserved category candidate is more than or equal to the merit of the last admitted general candidate in that course, the reserved category candidate will be treated as the general candidate in that course. Provided further that if a meritorious reserved category candidate is admitted by relaxing the general qualifying standards (minimum eligibility requirement and/or age) or is admitted to a higher preferred course (allotment of Honours subject, Subject combination, Specialization, if any) which he/she would not have got by remaining under the general category, then his/her admission shall be adjusted against the concerned reserved category quota and the consequential vacancy created in the general category shall be filled up by a general category candidate in order of merit.

List of BHU UET Law 2017 Centers (Expected)

State City Mode of Exam
Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad Pen & Paper
Assam Guwahati Pen & Paper
Gujarat Vadodara Pen & Paper
Nagaland Dimapur Pen & Paper
Orissa Bhubaneswar Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Jaipur Pen & Paper
Tamil Nadu Chennai Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Mirzapur Pen & Paper
West Bengal Kolkata Pen & Paper
Kerala Kochi Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Varanasi Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Gorakhpur Pen & Paper
Delhi Delhi Pen & Paper