BHU School Entrance Test  2017

The BHU is the acronym of Banaras Hindu University which will conduct the School Entrance Test for interested girls and Boys in order to select the eligible candidates for Class 6th, Class 9th, and Class 11th in Central Hindu Boys and Girls School separately. As usual this year also the BHU has Published a notification for the application of the SET School Entrance test for class 6th, class 9th, and Class 11th for the current assessment year 2017 – 2018.

Interested students who want to appear for SET of BHU should first apply for the application form Online after having a glance at the Eligibility Details about the Required Education, Age Criteria, Payment of application fee, exam pattern, syllabus, and release of admit cards for written test.

Important Dates

Online applications start date                   17th March 2017.>

Last date for online application                17th April  2017.


Admit Card                                               April 2017.

BHU Class 6th                                         18th May 2017   (8.00 am to 10.00 am)

Class IX                                                    19-05-2017 (8.00 am to 10.00 am) Ist shift

Class XI (Biology)                                   19th -05-2017 (3.00 pm to 5.00 pm) IInd shift

11th Class (Maths)                                   20th -05-2017 (8.00 am to 10.00 am) Ist shift

Class XI (Arts & Commerce)                  20-05-2017 (3.00 pm to 5.00 pm) 2nd Shift

Results                                                     15th June 2017

Seats Detail

Boys SchoolGirl School
  • Class 6: 135 Seats
  • Class 9: 200 Seats
  • Class 11 (Math): 88 Seats
  • Class 11 (Biology): 25 Seats
  • Class 11 (Commerce): 14 Seats
  • Class 11 (Arts): 14 Seats
  • Class 6: 70 Seats
  • Class 9: 90 Seats
  • Class 11 (Math): 16 Seats
  • Class 11 (Biology): 17 Seats
  • Class 11 (Commerce): 25 Seats
  • Class 11 (Arts): 45 Seats

Application Fee

General /OBC Candidates: Rs: 400/-

SC/ST Candidates : Rs: 200/-

Payment Mode:-

Pay the Exam Fee Through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking Fee Mode.

Pay the Exam Fee Through the Offline Mode

Eligibility Criteria

Check out below your eligibility for admission to classes VI, IX, and XI:

Eligibility for Class VI

Candidates aged between 10 years to 12 years as on September 30, 2016, and who passed the class V exam from a school are permitted to apply.

Eligibility for Class IX

Candidates aged between 13 years to 15 years as on September 30, 2016, and who passed the class VIII exam from a school are permitted to apply.

Eligibility for Class XI

The maximum age of candidates should be 18 years as on September 30, 2016. Looking into the educational qualification, they should be class X pass from a recognized Board/University with the necessary percentage.

Eligibility For External Students Coming Through SET

For the Arts stream, candidates should be class X pass.

For the commerce stream, candidates should have more than 40% marks or its equivalent grade.

For the Science stream, candidates should have more than 50% marks or an equivalent grade.

*Candidates (excluding SC/ST) must acquire a minimum of 33% in the School Entrance Test to become eligible for admission. This rule is also applied to BHU employees and Physically Challenged (PC) candidates. Criteria for SC/ST category will be according to the norms of KVS.

How to apply for BHU SET  Admission Test 2017-18

The examinees who are interested in the BHU SET application notification 2017 click on direct links

Application Notifications And Application Form

Search for BHU SET application notification 2017

Fill in all the required details given in the form and pay the application fee

And then enter on Submit button further process

Download the page and take a Soft copy for future use

For more updates and current information, the students are advised to stay tuned to the official notification of BHU.

Admit Card

BHU SET 2017 admit card will be e-mailed to the students at their respective email addresses provided by them during the registration process. Students will also receive an SMS alert through their registered phone number. Therefore, I advise aspirants to give their correct and working email addresses and phone number. Alternatively, candidates are also permitted to download their admit cards from the BHU entrance exam portal. Candidates who are able to download their admit card a week before the commencement of the test, they immediately need to contact the School office at the phone number (0542-2398710).

BHU SET Class 6th,Class 9th & Class 11th Entrance Exam Pattern 2017:-

The question contains Multiple choice questions (MCQs)

In the format of OMR

Correct the answer in a circle with a ballpoint pen.

the candidates will be provided all details about the filing of the form in the circle format.

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On the basis of the marks obtained in the School Entrance Test, Merit List will be drawn for admission in each Class and the candidates will be given a seat in the concerned Class strictly on the basis of merit.

In case of a tie, the Banaras Hindu University Guidelines will be followed.

For admission in Classes IX and XI, the candidates will have to come for Counselling and they will be offered seats in the Class / Subject combination of their choice strictly according to their merit ranking so long as the seats remain available.

The candidates for admission in Class XI will have to exercise their choice combination immediately on the day of Counselling and the choice once exercised will be final and no change will be allowed at a later date.


The candidates can get the exam results 2017 along with merit lists of the candidates after the completion of the examination through the website of the department. The department will upload the results declaration statement after one month from the examination on the webpage as stated hereunder.


The department will display the SET counseling schedule at the quickest possible promptly through the website of the BHU Portal. They will no separate letter will be sent to call students for counseling. The merit lists shall be displayed in the schools. The candidates are advised to see their position in the merit lists and ensure their appearance in the counseling with relevant documents.