MHT CET Syllabus

May 30, 2016 14:30 IST

The MHT-CET-2016 will consist of three question papers. Each paper is of 100 marks. The subjects are Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Biology. The candidate desirous of selection to Health Science courses and BVSc & AH should appear for Paper I & Paper II. The candidate desirous of selection to Engineering degree courses should appear for Paper I and Paper III and the candidate desirous of selection to Pharmacy degree course should appear for Paper I & Paper-II and/or Paper-III.



No. of Questions

Marks per Question

Total Marks

Paper I


50 from Each Subject.



Paper II

Biology (Botany)/ Biology (Zoology)

50 from Each Subject.



Paper III






There is no choice among the questions, i.e. all questions have to be answered. Candidates will be provided with separate OMR answer sheets with each question paper. At the end of each paper, candidate will hand over the OMR Answer sheet and Question booklet to the invigilator. Candidates are not permitted to take the Question Booklet outside the exam hall during or after examination.

The candidate will be required to mark the correct answer by blackening the corresponding circle against the serial number of the question in the answer sheet with black ink ballpoint pen only. Out of four circles provided for selection of an answer against a question, the candidate should fill up one circle only. Each correct answer will be given mark/(s). There shall be no negative marking for wrong answers.

Changing of an answer is not allowed. The candidates must fully satisfy themselves about the accuracy of the answer before darkening the appropriate circle, as no change in the Answer once marked is allowed. The answer once marked is final; any change in the option once marked, done by any method, will amount to a invalid/incorrect response.

Syllabus of Examination: Syllabi of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics for the MHTCET-2016 will be the same as for the current year for HSC Examination (i.e March 2016) of HSC Board of Maharashtra.

Time & duration of Examination: There will be three papers of one and half hours each.

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.

Examination Centre: The MHT-CET-2016 will be conducted at all the district headquarters of the State of Maharashtra. The MHT-CET examination center will be within the same district from where the candidate has passed / is appearing at the qualifying examination i.e. HSC/12th Standard examination. For the eligible candidates passing qualifying examination from outside the state of Maharashtra, the Commissioner State CET CELL shall allot the examination center. The centre of examination for candidates who have passed their HSC (12th Std) or equivalent examination from an institution situated outside the State of Maharashtra shall be the district/headquarter of the Divisional Authority where he/she has submitted MHT-CET 2016 Application Form. The center once allotted by the Commissioner State CET CELL shall not be changed under any circumstances.