MHT - CET
The Government of Maharashtra has established "ADMISSIONS REGULATING AUTHORITY AND STATE COMMON ENTRANCE TEST CELL" as per the provisions of the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions& Fees) Act. 2015(Mah. Act No. XXVIII of 2015), (herein after the Act).
The Commissioner of State CET Cell, has been designated as Competent Authority for conducting MHT-CET2017 and selection of candidates for admission to 4 Year Duration Full Time Under Graduate Degree courses in Engineering and Technology, Pharmacy and 5 Year Duration Full Time Under Graduate Degree course in Pharm D for the academic year 2017-2018.
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 23 of the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions and Fees) Act, 2015 (Mah. XXVIII of 2015), the Government of Maharashtra has notified the rules to regulate the admissions to the First and Direct Second Year of Full Time Professional Undergraduate Technical Courses (Engineering and Technology, Pharmacy, Pharm D., Architecture, Hotel Management and Catering Technology). These rules are called the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions to the Full Time Professional Undergraduate Technical Courses) Rules, 2016. The admissions shall be carried out as per these Rules and its amendment from time to time. These rules are also applicable for admissions in Government and Government Aided professional educational institutions including ICT, Mumbai vide Government Resolution of Higher & Technical Education Department No. TEM-2016/CR 536/TE-4 Dated 15th March 2016.
Director, Technical Education, Maharashtra State, Mumbai shall act as Nodal Officer for the MHTCET 2017.
Scheme of examination:
Date of Examination: Thursday, 11th May 2017
Schedule & Test Design: The MHT-CET2017 will consist of three question papers. Each paper is of 100 marks.
No of MCQs
Mark(s) per question
There is no choice among the questions, i.e. all questions have to be answered.
The candidate seeking admission to Engineering and Technology degree courses it is mandatory that the candidate must appear for both Paper I and Paper II.
The candidate seeking admission to Pharmacy/ Pharm. D degree course it is mandatory that the candidate must appear for Paper II as well as in Paper-I and/or Paper-III.
Syllabus of Examination:
Syllabi of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology for the MHTCET 2017 will be the same as for the current year for HSC (12th Standard) Examination (i.e March 2017) of HSC Board of Maharashtra.
Time & duration of Examination:
There will be three papers of one and half hours each. Schedule of examination is given in the Information brochure.
I Paper II. Paper III 03.00 p.m. to 04.30 p.m. & Mathematics Physics & Chemistry ---- ----
Type of Examination Center for MHT-CET 2017
10.00 to 11.30 am
12.30 to 02.00 pm
MB (PCMB Group)
MM (PCM Group)
Physics & Chemistry
BB (PCB Group)
Physics & Chemistry
Language of Question Paper:
The medium for examination shall be English or Marathi or Urdu for Physics, Chemistry and Biology. However, Mathematics paper shall be in English only. The option once exercised about the medium by the candidate shall be irrevocable.