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MHT CET 2021 Application Form (Out), Dates, Form Correction, Fee and Procedure

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MHT CET Application Form 2021 has been released on June 8, 2021. Candidates can apply until July 7, 2021. MHT CET is a common state-level entrance examination conducted by the state Common Entrance Test Cell, Government of Maharashtra every year. This is a state-level examination through which qualified students can get admission to B.Tech/ B.E, Pharma D, and B.Pharmacy courses in different fields including Engineering, Pharmacy, Agriculture etc. Check MHT CET 2021 Eligibility

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Candidates can fill MHT CET registration form post the deadline with an additional fee of INR 500 from July 8 – 15, 2021. While filling the application form candidates are required to provide all the mandatory information and also upload the documents like recent passport size photograph and signature in JPG format. The process for filling MHT CET Application form includes 5 steps. Read the following article to know more about MHT CET Application Form, Form Correction, Application Fees, etc. 

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Latest Updates

  • June 8, 2021: MHT CET 2021 application form has been released. 
  • June 3, 2021: Maharashtra HSC Exams 2021 cancelled, update expected soon on MHT CET Exam Date. 
  • May 24, 2021: MHT CET 2021 Syllabus released along with the marking scheme. Check Here
  • May 18, 2021: MHT CET 2021 Exam Dates can be delayed until August 2021 due to increasing COVID-19 cases. Check Here
  • April 2, 2021: MHT CET 2021 reservation will be structured according to the Government of Maharashtra's reservation policy and India's reservation rules. Read More

Application Form Dates

MHT CET Application Form Dates

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting of MHT CET Online Registration June 8, 2021
Last date to submit MHT CET 2021 Application Form July 7, 2021
Last date to submit MHT CET 2021 Application Form (With Late Fee) July 8 – 15, 2021
MHT CET 2021 Form Correction 3rd week of July 2021
MHT CET 2021 Exam 2nd week of August 2021

How to fill Application Form?

How to Fill MHT CET 2021 Application Form?

The given steps have to be followed by candidates to fill the application form successfully:

Step 1: MHT CET 2021 Registration

  • In order to register online, candidates had to visit the official website and click on ‘Apply Online’.
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  • MHT CET 2021 Registration page opens up wherein you have to first register and then fill the online form.
  • To complete the registration process you have to provide a valid email and phone number. 
  • After successful registration, your user Id and Password will be sent via SMS/Email. 

Step 2: Filling of Online Application form

After successful registration candidates had to start filling the online application form where accurate information like Personal Details, Contact Information, Reservation, Educational Qualifications, and other mandatory details are required.

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  1. Personal Information: Here, details like Father’s/Husband’s/Guardian’s Name, Mother’s First name, Gender as applicable, Date of Birth are required.
  2. Contact Information: Enter valid personal address, email id, personal mobile number and nationality along with other required information while filling the form online. An email and SMS will be sent to the registered email id and mobile no. Please quote your Application number in all future correspondence with MHT CET Office.
  1.  Reservation: Select Category from the given options, i.e. General, SC/ST, NC-OBC. In the case of Reserved Categories, you have to fill additional details such as Caste/Tribe name, State/Union Territory, etc. You can access these details from the National Commission for Backward Classes website.
  2. Other Details: People with disabilities have to select “Yes” in the PWD field. All candidates have to enter the asked information (Aadhar number, name of the bank, type of account, IFSC code, etc.) while filling the form online
  1. Education Details: This section requires you to fill in your educational details from class 12th up to your most recent academic qualification. You have to enter the details like HSC/12th class examination/Diploma (Compulsory for all candidates), Bachelor Degree Details (Compulsory for all candidates), Other Professional Degree, Post-graduation Degree Details (if any)
  2. Login Details Required for MHT CET 2021: Select the subject(s) you wish to appear in MHT CET 2021 viz. Mathematics/Biology. You have to enter a Password while filling the online Application Form that should contain 8 to 15 characters and must include at least one uppercase character, one lowercase character, and one number. Remember the password since it will be required while filling the application form.
  3. Declaration by the Candidate: The applicants have to click on "I Agree" after carefully going through the points mentioned. The security key has to be entered diligently after which the applicants can click "Next" to proceed further.

Note: Check all the data filled in the Online Application Form before submitting it. No changes in Name, Father's Name, Date of Birth, Mobile No, and Email ID are permitted once confirmed and submitted.

Step 3: Upload Images

Click on the “Upload Photo & Signature” tab. Upload the Photograph/Signature as per the set standard.

  • The size of the photograph should be between 15 KB to 50 KB.
  • The size of the signature file should be between 5 KB to 20 KB.
  • The format accepted is JPG/JPEG only. 
  • Candidates have to upload one Id Proof also in .pdf format only and the size should be between 15 to 256 KB.

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Note: Make sure that the scanned signature and photographs have a white background.

Step 4: MHT CET 2021 Application Fee Payment

The MHT CET 2021 Application Fee is required to be paid online. Candidates can pay the requisite fee using Netbanking, Credit Card, Debit Card, Mobile wallets, etc. The service charge (as applicable) will be borne by the candidate. The applicants must note that the MHT CET 2021 Application Fee is non-refundable and non-transferable under any circumstances.

For General Category Candidates from Maharashtra State, Outside Maharashtra State (OMS), J & K Migrant candidates INR 800 /-
For Candidates of Backward Class Categories [SC, ST, VJ/DT- NT(A), NT(B), NT(C), NT(D), OBC, SBC] and Persons with Disability candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only. INR 600 /-
Additional Late Registration fee (March 1 to 7, 2021 for all categories) INR 500 /-

Step 5: Confirmation Page

On successful payment of the MHT CET Application fee, a confirmation of the same will be displayed on the screen. After successful payment, the candidate could take the print out of MHT CET 2021 confirmation page for future reference.

Retrieve Credentials

How to Retrieve MHT CET 2021 Password?

In case the candidate forgets their password, it can be retrieved by performing the following steps:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website and click Login. The following page will appear on the screen:
  • Step 2: Enter Application Number, Date of Birth and Mother’s First Name.
  • Step 3: After entering the required details, validate them. Instructions to reset the password will be sent to the registered mobile number and email ID.

How to Retrieve MHT CET 2021 Application Number?

In case the candidate forgets their Application number, it can be retrieved by following the given steps:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website and click Login.
  • Step 2: Enter your full name, Father’s/Husband’s Name, Date of Birth, Mother’s First Name and security key.
  • Step 3: After entering the required details, check the details again and validate. The application number will be sent to the registered email or mobile number.

Form Cancellation

MHT CET Form Cancellation

If a candidate wants to cancel their application they need to click on the Cancel Application Tab Menu. When clicking on the Cancel Application, the Below screen will be displayed.

NOTE: Paid Fees will not be returned

List of Documents Required while Filling MHT CET 2021 Application Form

To fill the form easily and correctly you need to keep the following documents handy with you:

  • Marksheet of Class 10th 
  • Marksheet of Class 12th 
  • Scanned passport size photograph
  • Scanned Signature
  • Address Proof
  • Category Certificate, if any.

Note: The documents that are required to be uploaded while filling the application form should be in the prescribed format, otherwise you will not be able to submit the application form.

Important Things to Remember

Important Things to Remember While Filling MHT CET Application Form

  • Before the final submission of application form candidates must verify all the information provided by them.
  • You cannot submit your fees without making the online payment. While paying the fee, do not press the refresh or back button, if you do so then your payment may not be considered successful.
  • Provide accurate information like contact number, email ID, address details.
  • All the details are very important for further communication with the authorities.
  • Candidate should note that if they are appearing for both the groups i.e. PCM and PCB then their Percentile score of Physics or Chemistry cannot be used interchangeably among the groups.
  • Candidates are instructed to select the Medium /Language of Question Paper before submitting the application of MHT CET 2021. 
  • The medium will be English, Urdu, Marathi for Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
  • Mathematics paper will only be available in the English Language.
  • The center once allotted will not be changed under any circumstances.
  • Candidates who have opted for both PCM/PCB group then there are chances that they might get 2 different exam centers

Frequently Asked Questions

MHT CET Registration FAQs

Ques. When will MHT CET 2021 Application Form be released?

Ans. The authorities have released MHT CET Registration form on June 8, 2021, candidates can apply until July 7, 2021. The candidates need to visit the official website regularly for the latest updates regarding the vital dates.

Ques. Is it mandatory to submit the category certificate during MHT CET Registration 2021?

Ans. Yes, the students must submit their valid category certificates during MHT CET Registration 2021. In case they fail to produce it, they will be treated under the general category and benefits will be offered to them accordingly.

Ques. Do I need any documents to get registered Online for MHT CET 2021?

Ans. No. You will only be required to fill the required information in your MHT CET online application form. You can have a few documents handy with you so that you can fill the forms easily like 10th, 12th class mark sheets, scanned images of a recent passport size photograph and signature etc. The scanned images should be in JPG/JPEG format only. The information provided by you while filling the online form should be accurate to avoid any future discrepancies.

Ques. If I have passed/appearing for 12th from a School in Mumbai, how do I know if the district of the school falls under Mumbai (11) or Mumbai Suburban (12)?

Ans. If your School is situated between Colaba and Mahim or Colaba and Sion, then select Mumbai (11) and if it is beyond Sion and Mahim, then select Mumbai Suburban (12).

Ques. How do I convert CGPA to a percentage?

Ans. You just need to multiply your CGPA with 9.5 and the result will be your percentage. You can also contact the principal of your school / junior college for the conversion formula.

Ques. I am an ST Category candidate for Madhya Pradesh. Shall I get the benefit of ST Category in MHT CET?

Ans. No. In MHT CET, the Reservation will be given to the Backward Class candidates of Maharashtra State only. You can check the eligibility criteria to get detailed information.

Ques. Can we pay our MHT CET application fees via a demand draft?

Ans. No. The only way to pay MHT CET application fees is online via a debit card/ credit card/ net banking/ mobile wallets.

Ques. What do I do if I have forgotten my MHT CET password?

Ans. Follow these steps to recover your MHT CET password.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website and click Login.
  • Step 2: Enter Application Number, Date of Birth and Mother’s First Name.
  • Step 3: After entering the required details, validate them. Instructions to reset the password will be sent to the registered mobile number and email ID.

Ques. What is the medium for the exam in MHT CET?

Ans. In MHT CET 2021, the medium will be English, Urdu, Marathi for Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The Mathematics paper will only be available in english

Ques. Can we change our MHT CET 2021 test centre?

Ans. No. MHT CET test centres once allotted, cannot be changed under any circumstances.

Ques. If I opt for both PCB and PCM, will I get the same MHT CET test centre for both?

Ans. Not necessarily. Candidates who apply for both PCB and PCM might get two different MHT CET test centres.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


Do I have to bring registration form during counseling as well?
shivangi srivastava

Yes, the documents necessary for MHT CET 2021 Counselling registration include the print out of your original registration form as well as your rank card and admit card. The successfully registered candidates have to appear at the admission facilitation centres with the original and self-attested copies of the documents for verification. 

shatakshi patki
Is it possible to make corrections in the mistakes of form?
shivangi srivastava

Well yes, you can make any changes or correction in the submitted application form in case of any mistakes. You may go to the official website itself and select the option for ‘Form Correction’, a window will open for your aid. Check the dates as well and make correction before the deadline. For more information, check: MHT CET 2021 Form Correction.

ashish singh
Is it possible to make changes in my spelling in the application form?
sinbad chongtham

Yes, you can edit your application form during the Correction Window period. Once the authority of MHT CET has opened the correction window, you can visit the official website and login using your application number and password. You can make changes and submit the form again.

puja sao
What are the exams for which I can apply for admission in UG programs in Maharashtra?
aniket ranjan

For admission to undergraduate programs of Maharashtra state such as engineering, pharmacy and agriculture courses, you need to apply for MHT-CET entrance exam. MHT CET 2021 is expected to be conducted in the second week of May 2021. 

mizna harmain
Will you tell me about the late fee of the exam?
aniket ranjan

The Late Registration fee is extra amount that you need to pay if you forget to pay the Application Fee in given time. The  Additional Late Registration fee of MHT CET 2021 Application is INR 500 that has paid though Online mode. 

vikram dewan
How many time can a candidate give this exam?
priya negi

 You can only attempt MHT-CET three times. The minimum age limit for applying to the MHT CAT examination is between 17 years to 25 years, and the registrations are done through the official website of MHT CAT. for more information, you can check out MHT CAT Examination.

karan rathod
Is MAH CET exam different from MHT CET?
aniket ranjan

Yes, MHT CET (or Maharashtra Common Entrance Test) is a common state level entrance exam that is conducted for admission to undergraduate engineering, pharmacy and agriculture courses such as B.Tech/ B.E, Pharma D and B.Pharmacy offered at colleges in Maharashtra. Whereas MAH CET 2021 is a state level entrance exam for admission into management colleges located in Maharashtra.

What are the documents that I must carry to the exam center?
aniket ranjan

You must carry original MHT CET Admit Card with you and Carry at least one photo identity card for the purpose of verification at the MHT CET exam center. Other than the admit card you also need to carry the valid ID proof to the exam center. 

laxmi mishra
What should I doo if my name has been printed wrong in the admit card?
aniket ranjan

In case of any mistake in MHT CET admit card, you should immediately contact the exam conducting authority. The mistake can occur usually because of entering the wrong details or providing wrong spelling at the time of filling up the application form.

kunal thakrar
Can I make changes in my address after filing the form?
srujal sakhala
has registration for 2021 MHT-CET started ?
diya suresh

The window for registration was opened from second week of February 2021 and the last date to apply is in fourth week of March 2021. You can apply with late fees till 3rd weke of April 2021 and the exam is scheduled to be conducted for first week of May 2021. Check the details of eligibility before applying for the test.

saurav kumar
What should I do if in case I have written wrong address?
aniket ranjan

DTE Maharashtra allows correction facility through online mode. The authority provide this facility for the candidates those have done some mistakes while filing the online application form. There will be correction period within which you have to make corrections in the application form.

jatin sharma
Which colleges in India offer admission on the basis of the score?
aniket ranjan

MHT CET (or Maharashtra Common Entrance Test) is a common state level entrance exam conducted for admission to undergraduate engineering, pharmacy and agriculture courses such as B.Tech/ B.E, Pharma D and B.Pharmacy offered at colleges in Maharashtra.

ankur jain
Do I need to submit any identity proof during registration?
diya suresh

Yes, you need to upload valid id card at the time of registration. At the time of documents uploading, you need to upload following documents:

  • Photograph with dimensions between 15kb and 50kb
  • Signature with dimensions 5kb and 20kb
  • Valid ID proof in pdf format with dimensions between 15kb to 256kb

Uploading documents is mandatory part of the registration process. Find more details at MHT CET registration 2021.

shivani srivastava
Can I still register for MHTCET 2021. Am I late?
aniket ranjan

Yes, MHT CET Application Forms 2021 is expected to be closed by the 1st week of April. The process for filling MHT CET Application form includes 5 steps. For more details visit:- MHT-CET REGISTRATION

akshita srivastava
is application form for mhtcet new admission out?2021
diya suresh

Yes the notification for the upcoming exam is out for registration on the official website of MHT CET. You can apply if you satisfy all the eligibility criterias. The exam is tentatively scheduled to be conducted in second week of May 2021. It will be a computer based test of total 3 hours duration. Registered candidates will get admit card by 4th week of April 2021.

mohammed najamuddin
Is it possible for me to apply for the exam from my PC?
diya suresh

Yes you can apply using a laptop or PC if you have a stable internet connectivity for online registration. Follow below steps to register online:

  • Register with personal details on official website
  • Log in using registration details and fill the form
  • Upload photograph and signature in prescribed format
  • Pay application fee online
  • Finally submit the application form and take printout

Check more details at MHT CET registration 2021.

bhagyashri kene
Can I submit exam fee by any offline mode?
diya suresh

No application fee for MHT CET 2021 needs to be paid via online mode only like netbanking, credit card, debit card, mobile wallets etc. Service charge will be additional and needs to be borne by the candidate. The application fee is non refundable and non transferable. The application for different categories are as follows:

  • General Category – INR 800
  • Reserved Category – INR 600
  • Additional late fee registration for all category – INR 500
Can there be any correction made in the spelling of my name after I have submitted the form?
diya suresh

Yes MHT CET allows changes to be made in candidate’s name and other entries like Husband or Father’s first name or last name, mother’s name and date of birth. For the same, a letter needs to be sent to the DTE with required changes before announcement of the result. To make changes, along with the letter, SSC marksheet must also be attached. Find more details at MHT CET 2021 form correction.

preetam oinam
Can I make changes if I have done mistake while filling my exam form?
manisha malik

Here are the steps to make correction to the mistakes done in the exam form. 

  1. Go to the official link of the MHT CET web portal. 
  2. Click the link, and you will get redirected to the official website. 
  3. Go to the tab of "application form". 
  4. Enter information like your application number, password and security pin. 
  5. Edit or modify the information you want in the available fields. 
  6. Save the changes and get the changed form printed. 
  7. Keep the rectified application form’s printout till the date of the test.

To get the details about the same, click here – MHT CET 2021 Form Correction.