Banaras Hindu University

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Most Influential School

University in Uttar Pradesh, India

About Banaras Hindu University

According to 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.

What Is Banaras Hindu University Known For?

Banaras Hindu University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Banaras Hindu University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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 Anthropology. Here are some of Banaras Hindu University's most famous alumni:

B. P. Koirala
B. P. Koirala
A Nepalese politician and writer .
R. Rajalakshmi
An Indian biochemist and nutritionist.
Ram Manohar Lohia
An Indian politician.
Sri Niwas
Sri Niwas
A .
Krishna Chandra Sharma
A .
Ram Badan Singh
A .
Raj Narain
An Indian politician.
Shrikant Lele
An Indian engineer.
B. S. Nagesh
An Indian businessman.
K. V. K. Raju
An Indian businessman.
Ganesh Prasad Pandey
A .
Anil Karanjai
Anil Karanjai
An Indian artist .