Faculty of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University (FMS – BHU)

Faculty of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University (FMS – BHU)


Banaras Hindu University made remarkable contributions not only to the freedom movements but to the creation of modern India too. It was grooming ground for many great freedom fighters. The University produced myriads of renowned scholars, artists, scientists and technologists who were instrumental in building modern India. Spread across an area of 4000 acres of land in two different campuses, BHU is the largest residential university in Asia. A home to 3 institutes, 16 faculties, 140 departments, 4 advanced centers and 4 interdisciplinary schools covering almost all streams of knowledge known to mankind.

Bharat Kala Bhavan, the reputed museum of the University, is a treasure trove of rare collections. Near one thousand bed hospital is equipped with all the modern amenities. University provides a wide range of facilities including separate medical complexes for students and staff, sports and hobbies centers, Internet facilities and units like Public Relations Cell, Printing Press, Preservation Centres, Agricultural research farms, Poultry Farms, Pisciculture, Radio Station, Petrol Pump, ATMs, Banks, Post Office, Subsidized Canteens, a NCC barrack and its own Security Force. 

The University family comprises of near 30000 students belonging to different streams of life, castes, religions and races, about 2000 teachers and nearly 5000 non-teaching staff. A large number of students from over 30 foreign countries like the US, Russia, European countries, Asia, Africa and the Middle East come here to learn about a wonder named INDIA. 

Today the University is known for its state-of-art campus, environment, academic standards, facilities, values and culture. In a recent survey conducted by India Today Nielsen (released in India Today, May 31, 2010 issue), BHU Ranked No. 1 University in India. Being a part of this great and magnificent University, housing unparalleled facilities and expertise of all kinds, the exposure and horizon of thinking of its students get enhanced.

Courses offered

  1. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Course Work (Course Structure and Scheme of Examination)
  2. One-Year part time Diploma in Leisure & Hospitality Management – Ordinance
  3. Six-Month part time Certificate program in Health Care Management – Ordinance Master of Business Administration – Ordinance
  4. Master of Business Administration (International Business) – Ordinance
  5. Master of Business Administration (Agribusiness)- Ordinance
  6. Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration- Ordinance
  7. Audit Courses of MBA, MBA(IB), MBA(AB) and PGDBA programmes
  8. One-Year part time Diploma in Microfinance & Entrepreneurship – Ordinance                



Admission Process and Eligibility

Admissions to MBA and MBA (IB) programmes are made on the basis of combined merit of Written Test (CAT conducted by IIM)-50% weightage; Academic records-20% weightage, Group discussion and Interview (conducted by FMS, BHU)- 30% weightage.

Candidates are required to appear in CAT of the corresponding year and register at FMS, BHU through separate admission application form available at FMS, BHU normally during August-November every year or downloadable from website www.bhu.ac.in or www.fmsbhu.ac.in (pl. refer to the admission notification noramlly released in the last week of August every year for detailed admission schedule).

Reservations There will be reservations as per GoI Rules (27% OBC; 15 % SC; 7.5 % ST; 3% PC – Horizontal reservation)

Admission under Paid Seat Scheme(Supernumerary): Separate merit list of candidates opted for Admission under Paid Seat Scheme will be drawn from the candidates remaining after completing regular seat admissions.

Admission of Foreign Nationals (Supernumerary) : 15% of the intake. Pl. contact Interantional Centre, BHU for details. Admission on the basis of their valid GMAT & TOEFL Score for the corresponding year of Admission. Please click here for details of admission of Foreign National candidates


Notable Alumni

  • Jay S. Siddhu

CEO, Customers Bank, USA

  • B S Nagesh

CEO Shoppers Stop

  • Sameer Kapoor


  • D.K. Mehrotra

Chairman, LIC of India



Ransangram is the annual management fest of Institute of Management Studies; Banaras Hindu University organized by its student management club, Kalpavriksha, entered the second day and was loaded with spectacular events from across the spectrum. The theme of the fest for the centenary year was “Quest for Environment” with an attempt to make people become more responsible towards the environment.

Photo Gallery 

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Batch Profile:

  • Batch Size: 400
  • Fresher: 25%
  • Work experience <2 years: 46%
  • Work experience >2 years: 29%

Placements & Fee Structure:

  • Average Package (INR): 7,00,000/-
  • Fee (INR): 99,614/-

Top Recruiters:

  • Amazon
  • HUL
  • Airtel
  • P&G
  • ITC
  • Dabur
  • L’Oreal
  • Accenture Strategy
  • BCG
  • EXL
  • McKinsey
  • JP Morgan
  • American Express
  • YES bank
  • ICICI Bank
  • Tech Mahindra
  • TCS
  • Wipro
  • Infosys
  • ZS associates
  • Accenture
  • Microsoft
  • FinIQ
  • TAS

Infrastructure and facilities:

  • Library
  • Hostels
  • Cafeteria
  • Sports Complex
  • Labs



The Director,
Institute of Management Studies,
Banaras Hindu University,
Varanasi – 221005
Uttarpradesh, India.

Telefax no.: +91 542 2369332 ;
Email:dean@fmsbhu.ac.in, fmsbhu@fmsbhu.ac.in

Website: http://www.bhu.ac.in/fms/

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