Banaras Hindu University UET

BHU B.A. (H) Social Science Admission - BHU UET 2017

Last Date to Apply

February last week 2017

About B.A.(H) Social Science

B.A (H) Social Science is available at Banaras Hindu University, and admission will be based on BHU UET 2017. The previous year question papers are also given to provide an idea to the students about the type of questions in the exam. B.A. (H) Social Science is a three years course (6 semesters) and is taught at Faculty of Social Sciences, BHU Campus. This page provides the complete information on B.A (H) Social Science course.

BHU UET makes the student eligible for admission to various undergraduate courses offered by Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and it is one of the most prestigious Central Universities in the country which was founded by Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya in 1916. Apart from Social Science Hons, BHU offers admission to the following undergraduate courses. BHU Admissions 2017 will be done on the basis of Undergraduate Entrance Tests, often known as BHU UET.

Get complete details on BHU UET 2017

A separate test is conducted for each course. However, there are certain courses where a combined common test will be conducted. The name of the courses for which the BHU UET test is conducted is given below:

BHU UET 2017 Seats offered for B.A (H) Social Science

Institute  Availability of Seats
Faculty of Social Sciences 460 M
MMV 154 F
VKM 200 F
VCW 169 F

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B.A.(H) Social Science Eligibility criteria


  • The candidates applying for the admission should be 22 years or less as on 1st July 2017.
  • The SC/ST and PC categories candidates will be provided relaxation  of 5 years with the upper age limit 
  • The OBC category candidates will be provided relaxation of 3 years with the upper age limit.

Academic Qualification:

  • The candidates applying for the B.A (Hons) Social Science admission must have passed Class 12 or equivalent exam with a minimum 50% marks in total.
  • Candidates appearing for the qualifying exam are also eligible to apply.
  • The SC/ST candidates do not require a minimum aggregate percentage of marks in the qualifying examination as they only need to pass the qualifying exam.
  • For OBC and PC candidates, there will be a relaxation of 5% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.

B.A.(H) Social Science Application form and Admit Card

  • Candidates are required to fill the Common Application Form for all the Undergraduate courses offered by the esteemed University. 
  • The entire process of making an application for admission in various courses during the academic session 2017-18 has been made ONLINE.

BHU UET 2017 Application form

BHU UET Admit Card for B.A (H) Social Science Admission

The B.A (H) Social Science Admission will be done on the basis of BHU UET. BHU UET Admit Card 2017 is expected to be released in the month of April 2017 for some of the UG & PG courses.

The candidates can download the admit card from the official website of Banaras Hindu University one week before the exam. The students have to login into the BHU Applicant's Login and download the BHU Admit card 2017. Get the complete details on BHU UET Admit Card by following the link below

BHU 2017 Admit Card

B.A.(H) Social Science Fees

BHU UET 2017 Application Fee - B.A (H) Social Science


Category Amount
General category Rs 500
Reserved category Rs 250

In case the candidate makes application for more than one course under UET 2017, the ApplicationProcessing Fee/Entrance Test Fee payable by them for each subsequent application will be charged as follows:




All Courses

Rs 100

Rs 200

B.A.(H) Social Science Result and Counselling

BHU UET 2017 Result for B.A (H) Social Science


BHU UET Result for the admission in B.A (H) Social Science is expected to be declared in the month of June 2017. The Banaras Hindu University will prepare merit list according to the result. The selection of the candidates will be made on the basis of merit list prepared. 

  • BHU Score & Marks: The marks obtained by the candidate, the order of overall merit and the all the relevant information related to the BHU score and marks will be sent to the candidate by mail as well as SMS. The candidate can also check the BHU official answer keys and calculate their marks.
  • No Revaluation of BHU Result: Banaras Hindu University will not entertain any request for Re-evaluation or Investigation of the answer sheets at any conditions. Further, no query about the same will be considered. BHU UET Results would be available at the BHU official website.

Admissions will be solely done on the basis of merit in the UET, subject to fulfilling of eligibility requirements and availability of seats in the particular Course for which the candidate has applied for. To get the complete information on BHU UET 2017 Result, the candidates need to follow the link below.

BHU UET 2017 Result

BHU B.A (H) Social Science Counselling 2017


BHU, Banaras Hindu University has announced the BHU Counselling schedule for various courses for the year 2017-18. Check the course wise BHU Counselling 2017 schedule for BHU Admission 2017-18. The Counselling would be held for the following seats (counselling will begin in the month of July 2017).

  • Regular seat in the Main Campus
  • Paid Seat in the BHU Main Campus
  • Seats in the Affiliated Colleges

First of all the regular seats in the main campus will be filled and once they are full then the counselling for the paid seats in the BHU Main Campus is conducted and lastly the seats in the affiliated colleges are filled.

BHU Counselling 2017

B.A.(H) Social Science Exam pattern

  • Duration of exam: 120 minutes.
  • Total Marks: 450 marks
  • Total No of Questions: 150 MCQ's
  • The language of the exam: English or Hindi. The “Language” part shall consist of two sets of MCQ on Language comprehension for one paper each in Hindi and English so that the candidate is required to answer the questions either in Hindi language or English language but not both.
  • Standard: The standard of the question paper will be of +2 Examination or equivalent.
  • Negative Marking scheme: There is a negative marking in this exam as one mark will be deducted for each wrong answers while the unattempted question will be awarded zero marks
Category No of questions
General Awareness 30
General Mental Ability 30
Numerical Ability 30
Comprehension 30
Subject awareness 30

B.A.(H) Social Science Address

Banaras Hindu University (BHU) 
Varanasi-221005, U.P

B.A.(H) Social Science Contact


Helpline Call: 085745 87668/07525 968974/07525 968975/078448 39863

B.A.(H) Social Science Exam Date

May 3rd week 2017