Frequently Asked Questions

Q.1  What is MHT-CET?

  • The Government of Maharashtra conducts a single Common Entrance Test MHT-CET for selections to all degree course in Health Sciences and Engineering / Technology courses.
  • The Entrance Test (MHT-CET 2016) will be held on Thursday, 05th May 2016 at all the district headquarters in Maharashtra.
  • For selection to Health Sciences & Engineering / Technology degree courses, The Director, Medical Education and Research (DMER) & Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Mumbai are the Competent Authorities.
  • The application form MHT-CET 2016 will be available on the following websites:

Q.2  What is the Test Pattern for MHT-CET?

  • The MHT-CET-2016 will consists of one question paper containing 200 Multiple Choice questions (MCQ), each Carrying 1(one) mark and total marks 200.
  • The distribution of number of questions and marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Zoology & Botany) and Mathematics is as under
Subject Number    Of MCQ’s Marks Subject Number Of MCQ’s Marks
90 Min. Physics 50 50 Physics 50 50
Chemistry 50 50 Chemistry 50 50
90 Min. Biology 100 100 Mathematics 100 100
180 Min. Total 200 200 Total 200 200

*There shall be no negative marking.| *Changing an answer is not allowed | *Bubbling the OMR should be done properly with pen.

Q.3 What is the Syllabus of Examination?

Syllabi of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics for the MHT-CET-2016 will be    the same as for the current year for HSC/12th Examination (i.e. March 2016) of HSC Board Maharashtra.

Q.4 What is the Eligibility for Admission into Courses?

The candidate must be born no or before 31st December 1999 to be eligible to appear for MHT-CET 2016. The Birth certificate indicating name of the candidate, Secondary School Certificate i.e., S.S.C or equivalent examination certificate or School Leaving Certificate endorsing the date of birth will constitute a valid proof.

Q.5 What is the Eligibility Criteria of Qualifying Examination?

A candidate belonging to Open Category must have obtained not less than 50% (i.e. 100 out of 200) marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Mathematics taken together at the HSC (or equivalent) Examination.

Q.6 What is difference between MHT-CET and MH-CET?

MHT-CET is Maharashtra Health and Technical Common Entrance Test MHCET is Maharashtra Health Common Entrance Test prior is for both for engineering and medical and the later is only for medical

Q.7 What are the different quota of seats allotment for state and central Govt.

15% for the central govt quota through AIPMT and 85% state Govt Quota for which Domicile certificate is mandatory.

Q.8 Which Board is best rated to crack MHT-CET? Any Why?

HSC board students prepare same text book (Especially Biology) for the board and for the CET, its double benefit for the students.

Q.9 Name the Govt / Private Colleges for Medical in Maharashtra.

Govt / Private Colleges Medical are as follows:

Sr. No Name and Add. Of Medical college / Medical Institution Sector Annual Intake
1 ACPM Medical College, Dhule Trust 100
2 Armed Forces Medical College, Pune Govt. 140
3 Ashwini Rural Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Solapur Trust 100
4 B. J. Medical College, Pune Govt 200
5 Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College & Hospital, Sangli Trust 150
6 Bharati Vidyapeeth University Medical College, Pune Trust 150
7 Dr. Vaishampayan Memorial Medical College, Solapur Govt 100
8 Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Kolhapur Trust 150
9 Dr. Panjabrao Alias Bhausaheb Deshmukh Memorial Medical College, Amravati Trust 100
10 Dr. Shankarrao Chavan Govt. Medical College, Nanded Govt 50
11 Dr. Ulhas Patil Medical College & Hospital, Jalgaon Trust 100
12 Dr. Vasantrao Pawar Med. Col. Hosp. & Research Centre, Nasik (Prev. NDMVP samaj Medical College) Trust 120
13 Government Medical College, Aurangabad Govt 150
14 Government Medical College, Nagpur Govt 200
15 Govt Medical College, Akola Govt 100
16 Govt Medical College, Latur Govt 100
17 Govt. Meical College, Miraj Govt 100
18 Grant Medical College, Mumbai Govt 200
19 Indira Gandhi Medical College & Hospital, Nagpur Govt 100
20 Institute of Medical Science and Research, Vidyagiri, Satara Trust 100
21 Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha Trust 150
22 K J Somaiyya Medical College and Research Centre, Mumbai Trust 50
23 Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad Trust 150
24 Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai Govt 100
25 Maharashtra Institute of Medical Science & Research, Latur Trust 100
26 Maharashtra Institute of medical Education & Research, Pune Trust 100
27 Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Science, Sevagram, Wardha Trust 100
28 Mahatma Gandhi Missions Medical College, Aurangabad Trust 100
29 Mahatma Gandhi Missions Medical College, Navi Mumbai Trust 150
30 N. K. P. Salve Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur Trust 150
31 Padmashree Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Pimpri, Pune Trust 250
32 Padmashree Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil Foundations Medical College, Ahmednagar Trust 150
33 Rajashree Chatrapati Shahu Maharaj Government Medical College, Kolhapur Govt 100
34 Rajiv Gandhi Medical College and Chhatrapati  shivaji Maharaj Hospital, Thane Govt. 60
35 Rural Medical College, Loni Trust 125
36 Seth GS Medical College, Mumbai Govt. 180
37 Shri Vasant Rao Naik Govt. Medical College, Yavatmal Govt. 100
38 Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and Hospital, Narhe, Pune Trust 100
39 Sri Bhausaheb Hire Government Medical Medical College, Dhule Govt. 50
40 SRTR Medical College, Ambajogai Govt. 50
41 Terna Medical College, Navi Mumbai Trust 100
42 Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai Govt. 120
43 Padmashree D. Y. Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai Trust 150

Q.10 Name Some Top Best Engineering Colleges of Maharashtra

There are 367 Engineering / Technological Colleges having intake of 153867 seats across state of Maharashtra. To Top Best Are

Sr. No College Name
1. College of Engineering
2. Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur
3. Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai
4. Walchand College of engineering, Sangli
5. Symbiosis International University, Pune
6. Sinhgad College of Engineering, Pune
7. Shivaji University, Kolhapur
8. Government College of Engineering, Aurangabad
9. Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering, Nagpur
10. Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology, Pune

Q.11 Is there limitation for the no of attempts for MHTCET?

No. Candidate can give any no of attempts. However for AIPMT upper age limit is 25 years only.

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