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Food Processing and Management Course at Banaras Hindu University

Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is a Central University located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. The University offers 6 vocational courses*, one of them is “Food Processing & Management“, this is a degree course of 3 years duration, interested candidates can apply and take admission in this course.

Application Form, Entrance Exam, Counselling, Number of Seats, Admission Process, Course Fee, and Hostel Facility, and more details of this course.

BHU Food Processing & Management Course Details

BHU takes the Entrance Test for admission in the Food Processing & Management (FPM) course. The entrance exam for the B.Voc FPM Course is conducted by the University every year in the month of April or May, eligible candidates can fill out the form.

BHU Food Processing & Management Entrance Exam 2021

BHU Application form 2021 – BHU B.Voc in Retail and Logistics Management Entrance test Application form 2021 has been started on 14 August 2021. The Last Date to fill BHU online application form is 06 September 2021.

So the Candidates can check and download BHU UET, PET Exam Date, Schedule, Application form Date, and Information Bulletins from the official of BHU.

Entrance Exam 2021 Important Dates

Events (UET)Dates
Online Application Form Release Date14 August 2021
End of Online application06 September 2021
Release of Admit CardTo be announced later through the website
BHU Entrance Exam DateAs indicated on the Admit Card
Release of ResultOne Month After Exam

Mode of BHU Entrance Exam 2021 – BHU Entrance Exam 2021 for UET and PET Courses will be conducted in online mode through Computer Based Test (CBT) only.

This year the candidates can’t choose for the Pen and Paper/OMR-based entrance test because BHU has removed the offline entrance test system. Go to the official website and Click on BHU Entrance Exam 2020 Apply for Admission.

The entrance exam for the Food Processing & Management course is held under BHU Undergraduate Entrance Test (UET). The university offers the FPM course under the Faculty of Arts.

Food Processing & Management Course Code

Course Code No.189

The course code number of this course is 189. You will be asked for this course code while filling out the online application form for the FPM course.

BHU Food Processing & Management Course Duration

B.Voc in FPM is a degree course of 3 years duration. This 3 years duration is divided into 6 semesters, after the end of each semester, you will have to appear in the semester examination to go in the next semester.  Also, a minimum of 75% attendance is required to appear in the semester examination.

Candidates also have an exit option with duration and Award of Degree in the Bachelor mentioned above of Vocational programs.

AwardDurationNSQF Level
Diploma1 Year5
Advanced Diploma2 Year6
Bachelor Degree3 Year7

Course Location: The BHU conducts the “B.Voc Food Processing & Management Course” in its second campus at Banaras Hindu University South Campus, Mirzapur Uttar Pradesh.

(DDU Kaushal Kendra, Banaras Hindu University South Campus, Barkachha, Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh, 231001). This BHU campus is located 70 kilometers from the main BHU campus on 2700 acres of land.

Number of Seats: Food Processing Management Course

There are a total of 62 seats are available for the B.Voc Food Processing & Management course. Reservation of seats and other facilities will be as per University rules.

BHU Food Processing & Management Course Fee

This course comes under the “Special Course of Study” (self-financed) in the courses of Banaras Hindu University so candidates will have to pay the Special course fee (Rs.26,000) with University fees (Rs.1981) and also Rs.5000/- one-time assessment fee.

University Fee: Rs.1981/- per semester + Special Course Fee: Rs.26,000/- per semester

Assessment Fees – Rs.5000/- (One Time)

So the candidates will have to pay around Rs.28000/- per semester (Hostel charge not included)

Minimum Eligibility Requirements for BHU Food Processing & Management

A candidate shall be eligible for admission to Food Processing & Management if he/she has passed 10+2 or equivalent, in the Science stream or level 4 NSQF certificate or any other equivalent examination recognized by the University securing at least 50% marks in aggregate.

Hostel Facility for this Course

Hostel for Bachelor of Vocation courses at Banaras Hindu University South Campus: Candidates who got Admission to RGSC BHU, are provided hostel facilities. All candidates of the B.Voc Food Processing & Management course & other vocational courses students will be provided with the Hostel facility.

Hostel Fees: Candidates will have to pay the hostel fees of Rs.4100*/- per Year (Rs.2000/- is refundable)

Mess Charges: Apart from Hostel fees, you will also have to pay Mess fees of Rs.2900*/- per month (Mess fee calculated each day, charged only if you are present in the hostel)

Application Form & Fees: BHU Food Processing & Management

The candidates are required to fill up the Food Processing & Management UET Application Form ONLINE and the Application Form will not be sold offline by the University.

Generally, the university releases the Bachelor of Vocation courses online application form in the month of February & March.

Application fee:

General and OBC – Rs.600/-
SC/ST/PWD – Rs.300/-

Candidates can pay the Application fee through online mode (Debit Card, Credit Card, & Net Banking). OR through “Challan” in any branch of HDFC Bank.

Entrance Exam Syllabus: BHU Food Processing & Management:

In the Entrance Test of BHU B.Voc Food Processing & Management, A total of 180 questions will be asked, out of 180 questions you have to solve only 150 questions in 2 hours & each question contain 3 marks so the entrance exam will be a total of 450 marks.

The Question paper will be divided into two categories: The first category contains 120 questions and the second contains 60 questions.

The first category (120 questions) contains questions from General Science, General knowledge, Current affairs, Reasoning, and General Mathematics. But in the first category, most of the questions will be asked from Biology from General Science.

The second category contains 60 questions: 30 questions from Hindi grammar & 30 questions from English grammar.  But You will have to solve only 30 questions, you can solve 30 questions either from Hindi Grammar or 30 questions from English Grammar.