#300 Overall Influence

Banaras Hindu University

University in Uttar Pradesh, India

From Wikipedia

Banaras Hindu University , formerly Central Hindu College, is a collegiate central university located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. It was established in 1916 jointly by the Maharaja of Darbhanga Rameshwar Singh, Maharaja of Banaras Prabhu Narayan Singh, Madan Mohan Malaviya, Sunder Lal and British Theosophist and Home Rule League founder Annie Besant. With over 30,000 students residing on campus, it is the largest residential university in Asia.

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What is Banaras Hindu University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#208 World Rank
Engineering
#273 World Rank
Biology
#170 World Rank
Education
#175 World Rank
Physics
#290 World Rank
Literature
#262 World Rank
Mathematics
#162 World Rank
Political Science
#315 World Rank
Business
#237 World Rank
Chemistry
#291 World Rank
Philosophy
#221 World Rank
History
#412 World Rank
Medical
#233 World Rank
Religious Studies
#449 World Rank
Law
#507 World Rank
Computer Science
#380 World Rank
Economics
#165 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#452 World Rank
Communications
#270 World Rank
Sociology
#539 World Rank
Psychology
#270 World Rank
Anthropology
#317 World Rank
Social Work
#1038 World Rank
Nursing
#1800 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Banaras Hindu University's Most influential alumni?

Banaras Hindu University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Earth Sciences, and Education

K. N. Udupa

B. P. Koirala

B. P. Koirala

Nepalese politician and writer

R. Rajalakshmi

Indian biochemist and nutritionist

Ram Manohar Lohia

Indian politician

Sri Niwas

Sri Niwas

Krishna Chandra Sharma

Ram Badan Singh

Raj Narain

Indian politician

Shrikant Lele

Indian engineer

Girish Saran Agarwal

Quantum optics physicist

B. S. Nagesh

Indian businessman

K. V. K. Raju

Indian businessman