MHT CET (DTE MAHARASHTRA) 2020 ELIGIBILITY
STATE LEVEL ONLINE TEST
Candidates have to satisfy certain eligibility criteria laid down by the conducting authority to appear for MHT CET 2020. All Indian Nationals who have passed HSC/12th class exam or its equivalent examination are eligible to appear for MHT CET 2020. Also, the candidates appearing in the qualifying examination (HSC/12th) in 2020 are considered eligible. There is no age limit for appearing in MHT CET 2020.
Update: MHT CET 2020 exam was scheduled to be conducted on April 13 – 18, 2020 and April 20 – 23, 2020 (excluding April 14, 2020) now stands postponed and further details of rescheduling the exam will be notified soon.
As per DTE Maharashtra, 85% of the seats in private unaided engineering institutes in Maharashtra will be filled through MHT CET, while 15% seats will be filled/reserved for All India Quota based on MHT CET. Candidates satisfying the eligibility criteria can fill the Application form from Jan 7 to Feb 29, 2020.
Read the following article to know more about MHT CET eligibility conditions such as domicile, age, educational qualification, qualifying examination, and subject combinations.
The candidates should be Indian nationals and should have completed their 12th standard or equivalent examination from a recognized board/university with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Candidates appearing for the class 12th board exams in 2020 will also be eligible. There is No age limit will be there to appear for the exam.
|Students’ Category||Eligibility Criteria|
Candidates of Maharashtra State
Nationality: Indian Nationals are ONLY eligible.
Candidates must have passed Diploma in Engineering and secured a minimum of 50 % marks in aggregate (for General category) and at least 45% aggregate marks (for reserved/ backward category/ Persons with Disability) belonging to Maharashtra State only.
All India Candidates
|Jammu & Kashmir Migrant Candidates|
|Children of NRI/OCI/PIO/Indian workers in Gulf Countries (CWIGC), Foreign National (FN) Candidates||These candidates must have passed HSC or equivalent exam with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with one of these – Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical/ Vocational subjects and obtained at least 50% marks in the above subjects taken together|
A Candidate can claim only one type of Maharashtra State Candidature Type i.e. from Type A to E.Candidates who have domicile of Maharastra state fall under this category.
|Candidature Type||Eligibility Criterion|
Candidates passing SSC and also Diploma in Engineering or HSC or Bachelor of Science Exam from a recognized institution in the state of Maharashtra.
Candidate who is either Domicile of Maharashtra and/or is born in Maharashtra
|Type B||Candidate not falling in Type A but his/her mother or father are domiciles of Maharashtra. (They must possess domicile certificate).|
|Type C||Candidates who do not fall in Type A or Type B but their mother or father is a Government of India or Government of India Undertaking employee. Either of the parents should be posted and reported to the duty in Maharashtra before the deadline of MHT CET application submission.|
|Type D||Candidates who do not fall in (Type A, B and C category), but either of their parents is employees of or are retires as Government of Maharashtra or Government of Maharashtra Undertaking.|
|Type E||Candidates passing SSC and/or HSC Exam from a recognized institution situated in a disputed Maharashtra-Karnataka Border Area and whose Mother tongue is Marathi.|
Candidates who don't have a domicile of Maharastra and seeking admission into the engineering colleges in Maharastra fall under this category.
Question: I will complete my qualifying exam (HSC/12th) in March 2020, will I be eligible to apply for MHT CET 2020?
Answer: Yes, you are eligible to apply for MHT CET 2020 exam. But you have to provide your provisional mark sheet of class 12th during the time of admission.
Question: I have got compartment in class 12th, can I apply for MHT CET 2020?
Answer: Yes, you can apply but your admission will be finalized only if you clear the compartment of that subject. You can apply for the exam in the first week of January 2020 online by visiting the official website.
Question: What are the requirements of the minimum mark to apply for MHT CET 2020?
Answer: You need a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in class 12th. If you are appearing in 12th then also you are eligible to apply but you have to provide the mark sheets of the same at the time of admission.
Question: What is the minimum age limit requirement?
Answer: There is no minimum age limit to apply for MHT CET 2020. Online application forms will be out in the first week of January 2020.
Question: I am an NRI, what will be the eligibility criteria for me?
Answer: These candidates must have passed HSC or equivalent exam with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with one of these Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical/Vocational subjects and obtained at least 50 % marks in the above subjects taken together.
Question: Is Aadhar Card mandatory for MHT CET 2020?
Answer: No Aadhar Card is not the only valid ID proof. Other than this you can have Voter Card, Driving License, Aadhaar Card/e-Aadhaar card with a photograph, PAN Card, Indian Passport, Bank Passbook with photo, Any Photo ID proof issued by the Gazetted Officer/ People’s Representative, Recent ID card issued by recognized college or university. Ration card will not be accepted as a valid ID proof.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College