Over 8,000 candidates took the school entrance test for admission to class 11th at Central Hindu School and Central Hindu Girls' School, both affiliated to Banaras Hindu University, on Monday.
The entrance was held at various centres on the BHU campus from 8 am to 10 am. Vice Chairman of School Board Prof Vakil Singh and dean of students Prof VK Kumra visited the centers to ensure smooth conduct of the examinations.
The entrance test for admission to class 9th and 6th will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively. The results of these examinations are likely to be declared within a fortnight.
The entrance examinations for admission to 13 under-graduate courses in BHU will begin from May 13 while the entrance test for admission to 79 post-graduate courses will begin on May 21.