MET 2020 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
MET Exam Pattern is designed by the Manipal University. The university-level examination is conducted annually in online mode only.
|Exam Name||Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MET)|
Manipal Online Test (MET)
|Mode of Exam||Online mode|
|Number of questions||50 to 200 (as per the opted course)|
|Type of questions||Objective type i.e. MCQs|
|Time allotted||1 hour to 2.30 hours (as per the opted course)|
|Negative Marking||1 mark will be deducted for ME/M.Tech |
No negative marking for other courses
The general paper pattern for all the programs offered by the University remains the same. Read on:
There are few programs under medical, architecture or management that accepts the scores of other exams. Tabulated below are the courses that take admissions via MET scores:
|Department of Virus Research (DVR)||MSc Clinical Virology|
|Kasturba Medical College (KMC)||MSc (Medical) - Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Clinical Embryology MSc Genetic Counseling MPhil Psychiatric Social Work|
|Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MCOPS)||BPharm PharmD MPharm PharmD Post Baccalaureate|
|Manipal College of Nursing (MCON)||MSc Nursing MPhil Nursing|
|School of Life Sciences (SLS)||MSc Medical Biotechnology MSc Molecular Biology & Human Genetics|
|School of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS)||Master of Physiotherapy MSc Audiology MSc Speech Language Pathology MSc Clinical Psychology MPhil Clinical Psychology|
|School of Regenerative Medicine (SORM)||MSc Stem Cell Technology & Regenerative Biology|
|Department of Commerce (DOC)||BBA|
|Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT)||B.Tech, B.Tech Lateral and MTech|
|School of Information Sciences (SOIS)||ME|
|School of Communication (SOC)||BA Media & Communication MA Media & Communication MA Film Art & Film Making PG Diploma in Corporate Communication|
|UG (MBBS), PG (MD / MS / PG Diploma) and SS (DM / MCh) courses of Kasturba Medical College (KMC) Manipal & Mangaluru campuses||NEET|
|UG (BDS), PG (MDS) & PG Diploma courses of Manipal College of Dental Sciences (MCODS) Manipal & Mangaluru campuses||NEET|
|PG Diploma in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics course of School of Life Sciences (SLS)||KBAT (Karnataka Biotechnology Aptitude Test)|
|MSc Nuclear Medicine Technology, MSc Echocardiography, MSc Cardiac Catheterization & Intervention Technology courses of School of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS)||Department Test|
|UG (BArch) course of Faculty of Architecture (FOA)||NATA or JEE Mains Paper II Scores|
|PG (MBA, MBA Global Business) course of School of Management (SOM)||MAT, CMAT, CAT and XAT|
Marking scheme for the examination is different for various programs. It is given below:
Major thing to notice about marking scheme of all other courses under MET is that there is no negative marking. Which simply means that the final scores will depend on the number of questions answered correctly, as incorrect answers will not lead to any deduction of marks.
Let’s take a look at these is detail:
|MET Marking Scheme for ME & M.Tech Courses|
|Type of Situation||Impact|
|Correct Answer||+ 4 marks|
|Incorrect Answer||- 1 mark|
|No Answer||0 marks|
The syllabus for all the programs offered by the university is different. There is no complete exhaustive guidance provided by Manipal University for syllabus of all kinds of subjects under all types of courses. However, while going for MET 2020, candidate should keep following two things in mind:
Like Physics and Mathematics, Chemistry constitutes one-third of Paper 1. The question paper will have both, numerical and theory-based questions. Here is a break up of the topics in the Chemistry syllabus:
|General Organic Chemistry||Colligative Properties of Solution||Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics and Acid - Base Concepts|
|Electrochemistry and Catalysis||Redox Reactions||Thermochemistry|
|Solid State||Periodic Table||Petroleum|
|Chemical Bonding||Atomic Structure||Isomerism|
The syllabus can be broadly segregated into the following 5 sections:
|Measurement||Motion in one dimension||Laws of Motion|
|Heat and thermodynamics||Wave||Ray Optics and optical instruments|
|Work, Power and Energy||Wave Optics||Gravitation|
|Mechanics of solids and fluids||Current Electricity||Electrostatic|
|Origin of Life||Genetics|
|Organic Evolution||Seeds in angiospermic plants|
|Human Genetics and Eugenics||Cell differentiation Plant Tissue|
|Applied Biology||Algae, Bacteria, Fungi, Bryophyta, Pteridophyta|
|Animal Physiology||Plant Cell|
Ques. What is the marking scheme for MET 2020?
Ans. Each correct answer will be given +4 marks and for wrong answer there is no negative marking for all the courses except ME/M.Tech. For each wrong answer in ME/M.Tech exam 1 mark will be deducted.
Ques. How many sections are there in the exam?
Ans. MET 2020 consists of 4 sections, namely – Physics, Chemistry, Maths, English and General Aptitude. Each section has different no. of questions in the exam.
Ques. Can I attempt the exam from my computer?
Ans. No, you cannot attempt from your computer. The examination has to be attempted at the workstation assigned as the test center.
Ques. How many questions are there in each section of teh exam?
Ans. There are total 200 questions in MET 2020. The exam consists of 4 sections and the no. of questions in each section are:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College