MHT-CET

MAHARASHTRA HEALTH AND TECHNICAL CET 

MHT-CET (MHCET) is conducted by Government of Maharashtra, State Common Entrance Test Cell for admission to first year of full-time degree courses of Health Sciences and Technical Education (Engineering and Technology, Pharmacy) in the state of Maharashtra.

Exam Name Maharashtra Health and Technical Common Entrance Test
Also Known As MHT-CET
Exam Category Undergraduate
Exam Level State
Exam Mode Online (Computer based test)
Conducted by State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra

One important change from 2019 is MHT-CET is conducted as an Online Computer based Test instead of Pen-Paper based examination.

PAPERS

Course Papers
B.E./B.Tech. Paper I (PCM) or Paper III (PCMB)
Pharmacy Paper II (PCB) or Paper III (PCMB)

MODE

  • Paper I (PCM): Online (Computer Based Examination)
  • Paper II (PCB): Online (Computer Based Examination)
  • Paper III (PCMB): Online (Computer Based Examination)

PATTERN

  • The exam will be a computer based test (CBT).
  • Paper I (PCM) will consist of two subject papers namely, Mathematics, and Physics+Chemistry.
  • Paper II (PCB) will consist of two subject papers namely, Mathematics, and Biology.
  • Paper III (PCMB) will consist of three subject papers namely, Mathematics, Physics+Chemistry, and Biology.
  • Each subject paper will be one and half hours duration and 100 marks.
  • All the questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) i.e. each question will have four choices, only one being the correct choice.
  • There will be no Negative Marking.
  • The medium for examination shall be English or Marathi or Urdu for Physics, Chemistry and Biology. However, Mathematics paper shall be in English only.

PAPER PATTERN

PAPER-I PCM

Paper Paper-I PCM
Total Duration 180 Minutes
01 Min to 90 Min Physics + Chemistry (100 Questions, 100 Marks)
91 Min to 180 Min Mathematics (50 Questions, 100 Marks)

PAPER-II PCB

Paper Paper-II PCB
Total Duration 180 Minutes
01 Min to 90 Min Physics + Chemistry (100 Questions, 100 Marks)
91 Min to 180 Min Biology (100 Questions, 100 Marks)

PAPER-III PCMB

Paper Paper-III PCMB
Total Duration 270 Minutes
01 Min to 90 Min Physics + Chemistry (100 Questions, 100 Marks)
91 Min to 180 Min Mathematics (50 Questions, 100 Marks)
Break Time 15 Minutes
181 Min to 270 Min Biology (100 Questions, 100 Marks)

SYLLABUS

Syllabi of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics for the MHTCET will have 20% weightage of class XI curriculum and 80% weightage of class XII curriculum.

Questions will be set on:

  • Whole syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics of class XII.