MHCET Details

MHCET Exam Pattern

  • MHT CET 2019 exam will be conducted as a Computer Based Test (Online)
  • The exam will comprise of 2 papers – Paper I (Mathematics) and  Paper II (Physics and Chemistry)
  • Each paper will of 1 hour and 30 minutes duration. And, will carry 100 marks each i.e., 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer in Paper I while 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer in Paper II. There will be no negative marking.
  • Paper I will be conducted in an English language mode only. Paper II will be conducted in English or Hindi or Marathi language.
  • Approximately, 20% weightage will be given to 11th standard syllabus and 80% to 12th standard syllabus while setting the question paper.
  • The questions will be based on Syllabus of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.
  • There will be no Negative Marking, however difficulty level will be at par with the JEE (Main) for Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and difficulty level for Biology will be at par with NEET. The questions will be mainly application based.

Mode of Examination

Computer Based Test (Online)

Number of Papers

Two Papers: Paper I for Mathematics & Paper II for Physics and Chemistry

Duration of Examination

90 minutes (1 hour 30 minutes) for each paper

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) or Objective Questions

Total Number of Questions

50 Questions in each paper (150 Questions in total)

Total Marks

200; 100 in each paper

Sections

·         Physics – 50 Questions

·         Chemistry – 50 Questions

·         Mathematics – 50 Questions

Marking Scheme

2 marks will be awarded for each correct answers (Paper I)

1 marks will be awarded for each correct answers (Paper II)

There will be no negative marking

Language

Paper-I will be in English; Paper-II will be in English /Hindi /Marathi

 

Marking Scheme

Paper

Subject

Number of questions

Std. XI

Std. XII

Marks

Total marks

Duration in Minutes

Paper I

Mathematics

50

10

40

+2

100

90

Paper II

-

Physics

50

10

40

+1

50

 

90

Chemistry

50

10

40

+1

50

 

Syllabus of MHCET

The question will be set on

  1. a) Whole syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics subjects of Std. XII
  2. b) Syllabus of Std. XI as mentioned below:

Subject

Chapters/Units of Std. XI Syllabus

Physics

Measurements, Scalars and Vectors, Force, Friction in solids and liquids, Refraction of Light, Ray optics, Magnetic effect of electric current, Magnetism.

Chemistry

Some basic concepts of chemistry, States of matter: Gases and liquids, Redox reaction, Surface chemistry, Nature of chemical bond, Hydrogen, s-Block elements(Alkali and alkaline earth metals), Basic principles and techniques in organic chemistry, Alkanes.

Mathematics

Trigonometric functions, Trigonometric functions of Compound Angles, Factorization Formulae, Straight Line, Circle and Conics, Sets, Relations and Functions, Probability, Sequences and series.

 

  • Since XII standard whole Syllabus is to be covered in the MHT-CET 2019, it is not reproduced here.
  • The candidate seeking admission to first year Engineering and Technology degree courses it is mandatory that the candidate must appear for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • The candidate seeking admission to first year Pharmacy/ Pharm. D degree course it is mandatory that the candidate must appear for Physics, Chemistry as well as Mathematics and/ or Biology.