DTE Maharashtra will conduct MHT CET 2019 tentatively in the second week of May in offline mode. MHT CET will be conducted for the candidates who will be seeking admission to various B.tech programmes offered by its participating institutes. The application form for the entrance exam will be released in online mode tentatively in the third week of January. Candidates before filling the application form must check and meet the eligibility criteria of MHT CET 2019 prescribed by the authorities MHT CET. Admit card for MHT CET 2019 will be issued to the candidates tentatively in last week of April in online mode. After the conclusion of the entrance test, authorities will release the provisional answer key tentatively in the last week of May. MHT CET has been re-introduced in the year 2016. Before that (in 2014 and 2015), the state level engineering colleges offered admission to candidates based on JEE Main score.
MHT CET 2019 Overview
Here are the few basic things about MHT CET 2019
|Particulars MHT CET 2019||Specifications MHT CET 2019|
|Exam Name||Maharashtra Common Entrance Test|
|Commonly known as||MHT CET|
|Exam Type of MHT CET 2019||State Level|
|Conducting authority for MHT CET 2019||Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra|
|Category of Examination of MHT CET 2019||Undergraduate (UG)|
|Number of MHT CET Applicants per year||Over 4 lakh|
|Mode of Exam||Offline/Written|
MHT CET 2019 Important Dates
Candidates who will be appearing for the entrance exam can check the MHT CET important dates from the table given below. The dates mentioned in the table are tentative. Important dates of MHT CET 2019 will be updated as soon as it is released, officials.
|Commencement of online registration & confirmation of application submission||Third week of January 2019|
|Online registration & confirmation with late fee of Rs. 500||Last week of March 2019|
|Issue of MHT CET admit card||Last week of April 2019|
|MHT CET 2019||Second week of May 2019|
|Release of provisional answer key||Last week of May 2019|
|End date to submit objections on question paper/answer key||Last week of May 2019|
|Availability of OMR answer sheet||Last week of May 2019|
|Declaration of result||First week of 2019|
|Commencement of registration for counselling||First week of June 2019|
|Release of provisional merit list||Third week of June 2019|
|Final merit list release date||Third week of June 2019|
|Round-1 counselling of MHT CET 2019||Last week of June to first week of July 2019|
|Round 2- counselling of MHT CET 2019||First to second week of July 2019|
|Round 3- counselling MHT CET 2019||Third week of July 2019
MHT CET 2019 Statistics
Mentioned below are the tables which show the MHT CET 2018 statistics this will be helpful to all the candidates preparing for MHT CET. With the help of these number, candidates can get an idea about the number of candidates appears for the entrance exam, pass percentage etc.
|Total Number of Registered Candidates||435606|
|Number of Registered Female Candidates||179288 (41.2%)|
|Number of Registered Male Candidates||256306 (58.8%)|
|Number of Transgender Candidates||12 (0.0%)|
MTH CET 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Before proceeding towards applying for the entrance exam, candidates must refer and meet MHT CET eligibility criteria as prescribed by the authorities. The eligibility criteria vary from candidates belonging to different states/cities, state quota etc. Not only has this, eligibility criteria of MHT CET 2019 included the qualifying examination, marks, age criteria etc.
- Nationality: Must be of Indian nationals for MHT CET
- Age Criteria: No age limit for appearing in MHT CET 2019.
- Qualifying Examination &Marks for General Category: Candidates must have scored a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in class 12 or equivalent exam from a recognised board/ University with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
- Qualifying Examination &Marks for Reserve Category: Candidates belonging from SC/ST/OBC categories must have 45% and above in class 12 for MHT CET.
- Candidates appearing for class 12 board or equivalent examination in 2019 will also be eligible to appear for MHT CET 2019.
MHT CET Application Form 2019
The application form of MHT CET 2019 will be available from the third week of January in online mode. Before proceeding towards filling the application form, candidates will have to keep scanned images of their photograph and signature in the prescribed format. For the reference of the candidates, mentioned below are the steps to fill the application form for MHT CET:
Steps to Fill MHT CET 2019 Application Form
Step-1 Get Register: candidates will have to register themselves by submitting their personal, academic, contact, education, bank and other details MHT CET 2019.
Step-2 Generate Password: Once registered, generate the password and keep it safe for all future communications MHT CET.
Step-3 Fill the Application Form: Enter the other requisite details MHT CET.
Step-4 Upload Scanned Images: Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in Jpg/ Jpeg format which should not be more than 50 KB.
Step-5 Pay Application Fee: Once enter all the details, pay MHT CET 2019 application fees either through credit/debit card (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), IMPS, Netbanking, Cash cards/mobile wallets MHT CET.
MHT CET 2019 Application Fee
|Category||Application Fees (Rs)|
|Application Fee (For General Category candidates from Maharashtra, Outside Maharashtra and J&K Migrant)||800|
|Application Fee [SC, ST, VJ/DT- NT(A), NT(B), NT(C), NT(D), OBC, SBC] and Persons with Disability Candidates belonging to Maharashtra||600|
MHT CET Exam Centres 2019
The venues where the entrance exam will be conducted will be known as the MHT CET 2019 exam centres. DTE Maharashtra in 2018 held the entrance exam in 36 cities and towns of Maharashtra. The count of exam centres may increase or decrease depending upon the decision of the exam conducting body. Candidates will have to choose the exam centres of MHT CET 2019 while filling the application form in order of their preference. Mentioned below are the name of some districts where MHT CET 2019 will be conducted:
How to Prepare for MHT CET 2019?
To prepare for MHT CET 2019, candidates must be aware of its exam pattern and syllabus. Knowing MHT CET syllabus and exam pattern MHT CET 2019 will help candidates to make their study plan accordingly. Also, it will enable candidates to segregate the topics and units that need to give more focus and time to prepare.
MHT CET Exam Pattern 2019
The exam pattern of MHT CET 2019 carries the information like duration of exam, mode, type of questions that will be asked, marking scheme and more. Knowing MHT CET 2019 exam pattern will help candidates to prepare for the entrance exam with more clarity.
|Mode of Examination||Offline|
|Number of Papers||2 (Paper I for Mathematics and Paper II for Physics & Chemistry)|
|Duration of Exam||1.30 hours for each paper|
|Total Number of Marks||100 marks (for each paper)|
|Number of Questions||100 (Paper-1 50 questions in Mathematics. Paper-2 50 each in Physics and Chemistry)|
|Marking Scheme||Every correct response in Paper-I will be awarded 2 marks, while 1 marks will be given for every correct answer in paper-II|
|Language||Paper I- in English only, while Paper-II in English/Hindi/Marathi languages|
MHT CET Syllabus 2019
MHT CET 2019 syllabus will enable candidates to know the topics and units that need to be studied for the entrance examination. The syllabus will carry topics and units from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. MHT CET 2019 will carry questions from the syllabus of Physics, Maths and Chemistry of Class XII.
MHT CET Sample Papers 2019
DTE Maharashtra will release the MHT CET 2019 sample papers for the candidate's reference. The sample papers will include previous years question papers. Therefore, solving sample papers of MHT CET 2019 will enable candidates to understand the type and nature of the questions that will be asked during the entrance exam.
MHT CET Admit Card 2019
DTE Maharashtra will issue MHT CET 2019 admit card tentatively in the third week of April in online mode. Admit card will be issued to those candidates only who will successfully fill the application form. It will carry information like exam centre details, candidate’s name, hall ticket number, exam timing etc. Candidates can download the admit card of MHT CET 2019 by entering their application number and password. However, before downloading admit card, ensure that all the details furnished on it are correct.
The MHT CET 2019 admit card is an important document as failing to carry it to the examination centre will not allow candidates to appear for the exam.
MHT CET Answer Key 2019
After the conclusion of entrance test, the official answer key will be released by DTE Maharashtra tentatively in last week of May. The answer key will include the correct responses to the questions asked in the entrance test. Using the answer key, candidates can match their answers and calculate their probable scores. In case of any discrepancies in the answer key candidates can raise the objections along with the documented proof within the given time frame. Based on the complaints/feedback, authorities will release the final MHT CET 2019 answer key.
MHT CET Result 2019
MHT CET 2019 result will be announced in online mode tentatively in the first week of June. DTE Maharashtra will release the result only for those candidates who will appear for the examination. The result will be downloaded in the form scorecard. Candidates should keep in mind that result of MHT CET will not be sent individually to any candidates.
How to Download MHT CET 2019 result?
- Visit the result window
- Click on the result link and enter MHT CET application number, password, and security code displayed on the screen
- Click on ‘submit’ tab
- The MHT CET 2019 result will be displayed.
Candidates will have to download their result in form of MHT CET scorecard and keep it safe till the admission process get over.
MHT CET Merit List 2019
Admission to various B.Tech programmes offered by the participating institutes will be offered on the basis of merit list/rank list of MHT CET 2019. The authorities will publish the provisional merit list tentatively in the third week of June. Candidates can check the merit list by submitting their application ID and date of birth. Candidates can In case of any grievances against the MHT CET 2019 merit list, candidates can file it within the given deadline.
MHT CET Counselling & Seat Allotment 2019
MHT CET 2019 counselling and seat allotment procedure will commence tentatively from the first week of June in online mode. The counselling will be conducted in three rounds along with one additional round to fill the vacant seats. The counselling is Centralized Counselling Process (CAP). Based on the merit list and preference of the candidates, MHT CET counselling will be conducted. Candidates who will be placed higher will be preferred over the lower-ranked candidates while seating allotment and counselling of MHT CET. To participate in the MHT CET 2019 counselling candidates will have to register themselves. Along with the registration, candidates will have to pay the counselling fee also.
Steps Included in MHT CET 2019 Counselling Procedure
Step 1: Online registration to participate in MHT CET Counselling (Centralised Admission Process). While registering for the counselling, candidates will have fill and lock their choices in order of their preference.
Step 2: Visiting Facilitation (FC) in person for Document Verification
Step 3: Display of provisional merit list of eligible candidates
Step 4: Reporting at the allotted institute to confirm allotted seat after the final CAP round. Once the seat is allotted to the candidate, they will have the options like freeze, slide, and float.