CHS Varanasi

Central Hindu School

Central Hindu School (CHS), Varanasi is one of the best and largest schools in India and is affiliated to the C.B.S.E. It is located at Kamachha (called as the heart of the holy city, Varanasi) Varanasi and offer education to the students of all the cultures. It has good resources such as well qualified faculties, laboratory, long sarga hall for prayer, two floored library, largest playground of Purvanchal and other so many facilities. It is associated with the CBSE and fully administered by the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and Senior High School (Pre University Course). Students of the CHS could later join the BHU for their further undergraduate courses.

History of the CHS School

Founder of the CHS, Varanasi was the freedom fighter, the Annie Besant (July 1898) with the Dr. Arthur Richardson. Under graduation classes were run as a loaner for BHU. The charge of the CHS was then handed over to the Hindu University Society on 27th November of 1915. By a notification issued by the Government, in October 1917, the CHS became a constituent college of the university by the government notification.

In 1917 George Arundale had joined the CHS as a history teacher and afterward he became the head of school.

Reservation as per candidates

The following seat reservations are there for admission of the candidates as stated by the BHU EC resolution (29/30 March, 1996):

  • 15% seat reservation for Schedule Caste candidates.
  • 7.5% seat reservation for Schedule Tribe candidates.
  • 3% seat reservation for physically challenged candidates.
  • 50% seat reservation for the sons and daughters of permanent employees of BHU.

Publications by the Central Hindu College

Sanatana Dharma is a book on the Hindu Religion and Ethics published by The Board of Trustees of Central Hindu College in 1903.

News and Events:

CHS Admission Form 2014

Central Hindu School for girls and boys in the Varanasi has announced to process the new admission forms for the classes (IX and XI Standards) for session 2014-2015. Yes, it is big news for the students waiting for or hugely interested to get admission in the CHS, Varanasi.

CHS School Admission Form and other Details

Admission for 9th and 11th class Open at CHS for the session 2014-2015

Online admission forms are started being distributing to the students required to get admission in 9th or 11th class to the CHS boys or girls school, Varanasi. Details of the forms are mentioned below:

  • Students are required to successfully appear in the common SET test 2014 (School Entrance Test).
  • Entrance details are available online at BHU website
  • Students are required to get registered at this website first and fill online application form correctly. Different form for class 9th and 11th are available.
  • Students can get direct proper assistance about form fill up at Central Hindu Boys’ School, Kamachha, Varanasi and Central Hindu Girls’ School, Kamachha, Varanasi from 11th of March 2014. Telephonic supports and email supports are available at
  • Online forms are available at website from 10th of March 2014.
  • Last date of submitting fully filled form online is 11th of April 2014.

Main Entry Gate

CHS School VaranasiThis is the upper anterior view of the main entry gate of the central Hindu Boys School, affiliated to the Banaras Hindu University. It is the copy of the main entry gate of the BHU at the Lanka.
CHS SchoolThis is the lower anterior view of the main entry gate of the central Hindu Boys School. It indicates its quality and reputation of the school with the clean and calm environment.
Varanasi CHS SchoolThis is the upper anterior view of the entry gate of the CHS boys school in the Varanasi. A speaker is there in the upper small room for the messaging purposes to all.

Central Hindu Boys School

Central Hindu School in Varanasi for the Boys was founded by the Dr. Annie Besant in the year 1898 and is affiliated to the CBSE board, New Delhi for the examinations of the Secondary School. Central Hindu School for the boys is located at Kamachha, Varanasi opposite to the State Bank of India. The school provides extra facilities other than school level subjects. The extracurricular activities for the students are different wings of N.C.C., sports, inter-school competitions in debate, quiz and many more. The medium of the school is both Hindi and English. At the Central Hindu Boys School, the education is being provided for all the levels like primary, secondary and senior secondary levels.


Central Hindu Boys School, 28-29, Kamachha (opposite to the State Bank Of India), Varanasi 221010

Contact No.: 0542-2450541, 0542-2450549

Map of Central Hindu Boys School

Central Hindu Girls School

Central Hindu School in Varanasi for the girls was founded by the Maharaja Ranveer Singh in the year 1904. It is also affiliated to the CBSE board, New Delhi for the examinations of the Secondary School. The school provides education to the students, of all the levels like primary, secondary and senior secondary levels, in both mediums such as Hindi and English. Extracurricular facilities are also provided to the girls students by the school.


Central Hindu Girls School, Kamachha, Kamachha, Varanasi – 221001

Contact no.: 0542-2398710

Map of Central Hindu Girls School


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