Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Exam: 2020 Application, Eligibility, Syllabus & Pattern

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test [Maharashtra MH CET 2019]

MAHARASHTRA MH CET 2019 - Maharashtra Common Entrance Test

MH CET abbreviated as Maharashtra Common Entrance Test also known as Maharashtra Health and Technical Common Entrance Test in short MHT CET is a state level entrance examination conducted by Government of Maharashtra under the supervision of Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra.

MH CET 2019 is a key for the aspirants seeking for admission in Engineering and Technology, Pharmacy and Pharm courses. The examination will be held in offline mode for which the candidates has to register online.

MH CET 2019 will be held in 36 exam centers in various districts of Indian state Maharashtra. Around 4 lakhs students appear for the MH CET examination every year. Admission through MH CET 2019 will be based on the counseling of the merit list of the students.

Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Exam Date

MH CET 2019 publishes its details online through its official website. Candidates appearing for the entrance exam should keep a regular check on the updates declare by the authorities. The schedule for the MH CET 2019 exam, result, admit card availability, counseling, etc., have been mentioned below in the table.


Date (Tentative)

Online Registration & application submission

January 18, 2019 to March 25, 2019

Online Registration & application submission

(with late fee)

March 26, 2019 to April 4, 2019

Availability of MH CET Admit Card

April 24, 2019 to May 10, 2019

MH CET 2019 Exam

May 10, 2019

Provisional Keys 

May 25, 2019

Last date for submission of objections

on Answer Key

May 25, 2019 to May 27, 2019

Availability of OMR Answer Sheets

May 26, 2019

Declaration of Result

June 3, 2019

MH CET 2019 Counseling Registration

June 7, 2019 to June 21, 2019

Provisional Merit List

June 19, 2019

Final Merit List

June 24, 2019

Counseling - Round 1

June 25, 2019 to July 4, 2019

Counseling - Round 2

July 6, 2019 to July 12, 2019

Counseling - Round 3

July 14, 2019 to July 20, 2019


Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Eligibility criteria

MH CET 2019 has different eligibilities for students applying for the entrance exam. The eligibility criteria vary from home state candidates to the candidates belonging to of other states. The eligibility criteria is based on the age, qualification, score attained etc., of the candidates which are strictly considered.




MH CET 2019 has no age restriction


Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology or any other vocational subjects




12th or intermediate from a recognized board

Required Score

Minimum 50% for general category and minimum 45% for reserved category

  • Age: MH CET 2019 does not have any kind of age criteria for the candidates appearing for the examination.
  • Subjects: Candidates should have studied mandatory subjects like Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology or any other professional subjects.
  • Nationality: Aspirants appearing for MH CET 2019 has to be an Indian.
  • Education: Candidates should minimum obtain 50% aggregate in 12th and the candidates belonging to the reserved category should attain minimum of 45% aggregate in 12th.
  • MKB Candidates: If a candidate belongs to the areas specified as disputes like Karnataka and Maharashtra border, the candidates has to produce a domicile certificate and his/her mother tongue has to be Marathi.

Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Application Form & fees

Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra will announce the availability of MH CET 2019 application form through its official website. The candidates can fill the application form online and register for the exam. The duly filled application form along with accurate details has to be submitted on time to enroll successfully. 

Online Registration & application submission

January 18, 2019 to March 25, 2019

Online Registration & application submission (with late fee)

March 26, 2019 to April 4, 2019


Steps to fill application form of Maharastra CET 2019 Exam:

  • Visit MH CET 2019 official website and navigate to Apply Online.
  • Enter the details like name, date of birth, address, city, email Id, phone number, bank details, etc.
  • Click on submit button and the password will be generated for further use.
  • After form filling upload the scanned copy of candidates photograph and signature.
  • After uploading the scanned documents make the payment online.



MH CET 2019 Application Fee (for General Category)

INR 800 + (Service Charges)

MH CET 2019 Application Fee (for reserved category)

INR 600 + (Service Charges)

  • Post payment submit the application form and take the print out for further use.


Important Notes:

  • Any kind of incomplete application from will be rejected from the MH CET 2019 authorities.
  • In case of cast category, it has to be clearly mentioned and proper documents have to be submitted.
  • Payment can be made through Credit Card/Debit Card/IMPS/Internet Banking/Cash Cards/Mobile Wallets.
  • The notifications will be mailed to the registered email Id, still the candidates have to keep a regular check for the updates through official website.
  • Application from sent through offline mode like post or courier will be rejected from the MH CET 2019 authorities.
  • More than one application form submitted by the candidates will be rejected from the DTE authorities.

Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

MH CET 2019 Exam Pattern:

MH CET 2019’s exam patterns are designed by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE). The exam patter consist of important aspects like marking scheme, number of questions, types of questions etc. to provide the students with complete clarity regarding the exam to get prepared accordingly.

Exam Pattern


Mode of Exam

Pen and Paper based (Offline Mode)

Duration of Exam

1 hour 30 minutes (90 minutes)

Medium of Exam


Exam Format

Multiple choice questions

Marking Scheme

No negative marking for wrong answer

Total Marks

100 marks per Subject


Exam Patter details:

  • Mode: MH CET 2019 is a pen and paper based examination conducted through offline mode.
  • Duration: MH CET 2019 will be conducted for 90 minutes, i.e., 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • Medium: MH CET 2019 examination will be conducted in three languages. Candidates can appear for the exam in English, Marathi and Urdu languages.
  • Format: MH CET 2019 is an objective based exam; the questions will be in the form of multiple choice questions. Each question will be given four options.
  • Marking Scheme: MH CET 2019 marking scheme is mentioned below and there will be no negative marking for any wrong answer or any unanswered questions.


Number of Questions

Marks Allotted/Question

Total Marks





Physics & Chemistry

50+50 = 100




MH CET 2019 Syllabus:

MH CET 2019 is conducted based on the syllabus of class 11th and 12th. Some of the important topics and chapters are mentioned below for the student’s reference. Knowing the important topics will help the students in getting prepared for the 2019 examination.

Mathematics: Linear Programming, Vectors, Relations, Probability, Straight Line, Application of Derivatives, Circle, Continuity, Definite Integrals, Ellipse, Hyperbola, Trigonometric Functions of Compound Angles, Indefinite Integrals, Limits, Matrices, Numerical Methods, Mathematical Logic, Trigonometric Functions, Factorization, Circle and Conics, Functions, Probability, Sequence and Series.

Chemistry: Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Chemical Thermodynamics and Energetics, Coordination Compounds, Nature of Chemical Bond, Redox Reactions, Alcohol Phenol Ether, D and F block elements, Organic compounds containing Nitrogen, Solid State, Solutions and Colligative Properties, Polymers, States of Matter (gases and liquids), Chemical Kinetics, Biomolecules, S-block elements, Chemistry in Everyday Life, Halogen Derivatives of Alkanes and Arenes, Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Electrochemistry and General Principles, Surface Chemistry, The process of Isolation of Elements and Hydrogen.

Physics: Atoms, Kinetic theory of gases and radiation, Molecules And Nuclei, Oscillations, Rotational Motion, Electrostatics, Electromagnetic Induction, Magnetic Effects of Electric Current, Semi-Conductors, Wave Motion, Surface Tension, Interference and Diffraction, Magnetism, Gravitation, Stationary Waves, Electrons and Photons, Elasticity, Wave Theory of Light and Communication System, Force, Refraction Of Light, Measurements Ray optics, Scalar and Vectors, Friction in Solids and Liquids.

Biology: Biotechnology: Process And Application, Genetic Engineering And Genomics, Control and Coordination, Sets, Human Reproduction, Microbes in Human Welfare, Genetics Basis of Inheritance, Photosynthesis, Gene: Its Nature, Expression and Regulation, Respiration, Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance, Human Health and Diseases, Reproduction in Plants, Origin and the Evolution of life, Water Relations and Mineral Nutrition, Organisms and Environment II, Enhancement of Food Production, Biochemistry of Cell, Organisms and Environment I, Circulation, Human Nutrition and Human Respiration, Animal Husbandry and Excretions, Animal Tissues, Osmoregulation, Development and Plant Growth.

Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Admit Card

Admit card for MH CET 2019 will be available online from the official website of MH CET council for the candidates registered for the entrance examination. Candidates before downloading the admit card should check all the details mentioned are correct and download the admit card for further use.

Availability of MH CET 2019 Admit Card

April 24, 2019to May 10, 2019

Steps to download Admit Card:

  • Visit MH CET 2019 official website and navigate to Admit Card.
  • Provide the application number and password and click on submit.
  • Once the admit card id displayed cross check the details and download.

Details mentioned on Admit Card:

  • Photograph of the candidate
  • Registration number of the candidate
  • Date of the exam
  • Exam center venue details
  • Signature of the candidate

Important Notes:

  • Admit card will be available only from the official website of MH CET 2019.
  • Cross check for the details mentioned on the admit card, if and details is wrong immediately contact the concerned authorities.
  • Candidate’s fails to carry admit card to the exam center will not be allowed to write the MH CET 2019 exam.
  • Carry a photo identity proof to the exam center along with the admit card.
  • Plagiarizing and Tampering the MH CET 2019 admit card is a punishable offence.


Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Results & Score Card

MHT CET 2019 results will be declared by Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra through online mode. The candidates will have to access their results online by logging in with their respective id’s and passwords and take a print out for further use. MH CET 2019 result will be declared of the student appeared for state level entrance test. MH CET 2019 authority will not communicate the result to any candidates through post or any other means.

Result Declaration

June 3, 2019

Steps to download Admit Card:

  • Visit the official website of MH CET 2019 and navigate to Result link.
  • Login using the application numbers, password and security code and click on submit.
  • Candidates can take the print out of the admit card for further use.

Maharashtra MH CET 2019 Counselling & Admission

MH CET 2019 counseling will start soon after the declaration of result. The counseling sessions will be held in 3 rounds on different dates. The seat allotment is based on the rank obtained by the candidates in the entrance examination. MH CET 2019 counseling is a Centralized Counseling Process (CAP). In case of any vacant seats additional CAP rounds will also be conducted.

MH CET 2019 Counseling Registration

June 7, 2019 to June 21, 2019

Counseling - Round 1

June 25, 2019 to July 4, 2019

Counseling - Round 2

July 6, 2019 to July 12, 2019

Counseling - Round 3

July 14, 2019 to July 20, 2019


Counseling Process:

  • Candidates should fill the counseling application form online from the official website.
  • Candidates should visit the counseling center in person for documents verification.
  • Candidates are requested to participate in choice fill and locking process.
  • Counseling department will provide provisional merit list of eligible candidates.
  • Candidates should report at the college allotted after the final CAP round for confirmation.
  • Candidates should mandatorily carry their admit card and score card for counseling.

Steps to register for Counseling:

  • Visit MH CET 2019 and navigate to registration for counseling.
  • Provide all the required details like name, address, contact number etc.
  • Also enter the qualification and examination details of the previous examination.
  • Upload the scanned copy of recent passport size photograph of the candidate.
  • Make the counseling payment through net banking/credit card/debit card.


Counseling Fees

Reserved Category and PWD

Candidates form Maharashtra

INR 600/-

General Category and Outside

Maharashtra State Candidates

INR 800/-

Candidates of NRI, OCI, PIO

or Foreign Nation

INR 5000/-

Once the payment is done take a print out of the counseling form for further use.

List of Maharashtra MH CET 2019 examination centres

Department of Technical Education, Maharashtra has established MH CET centers in various parts of Indian state, Maharashtra. The centers are set up in 36 cities and towns to make it approachable for the aspirants appear for the examination. Below mentioned are some of the cities, MH CET 2019 exam centers are located in.

MH CET Exam Center

















Miraj (Sangli)







Mumbai Sub Urban