MHT CET 2012

The MHT CET 2012 is a common entrance examination conducted by the government of Maharashtra to admit candidates in engineering, health sciences and pharmacy bachelor’s degree programs.

Important Dates and Parameters:
Exam Date examination fees INR 700 .  For candidates belonging to reserved categories, the examination fee is INR 500.
Eligibilty Criteria
  • Candidates applying for MBBS or BAMS course should complete class XII board examination with physics, chemistry, and biology and achieving a minimum of 50% in aggregate. Candidates appearing for the final board examination are also eligible to apply, provided they produce the final result at the time of admission. For candidates belonging to backward categories, the minimum aggregate percentage required is 45 in physics, chemistry and biology. For candidates applying for the BDS or B.Sc (Nursing) degree, the aggregate percentage of 50 should be including physics, chemistry, english, and biology. Candidates applying for BHMS, BPTh, BUMS, BASLP, BOTh, and BP & O Courses need not require a minimum percentage. Candidates applying for engineering courses, need to pass class XII examination with physics, chemistry and mathematics.

The birth date of the candidates should not be after 31st December, 1994.

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Syllabus The examination pattern of the MHT CET 2012 is as follows:

Subject Marks
I Physics & Chemistry      (50 marks each)Total 100
II Biology (Botany & Zoology) (50 marks each)Total 100
III Mathematics (100 Marks)

** Candidates applying for health science and pharmacy programs, need to qualify in paper I and II, candidates applying for engineering programs need to qualify in Paper I and III, while candidates applying for all the programs need to qualify in all three papers. The medium for examination for paper I and II will be in English, Urdu or Marathi. For paper III, it will be only in English. The questions are of objective type.The detailed syllabus of each subject is as follows:Physics

  • Physics and Measurement
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Kinematics
  • Gravitation
  • Laws of Motion
  • Rotational Motion
  • Kinetic Theory of Gases
  • Properties of Solids and Liquids
  • Optics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Current Electricity
  • Oscillations and Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
  • Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
  • Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Communication Systems
  • Atoms and Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices


  • Sets, Relations and Functions
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Mathematical Induction
  • Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations
  • Binomial Theorem and Its Simple Applications
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Differential Equations
  • Limit, Continuity and Differentiability
  • Integral Calculus
  • Three Dimensional Geometry
  • Vector Algebra
  • Co-Ordinate Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Sequences and Series
  • Statistics and Probability


  • Basic Concepts in Chemistry
  • Atomic Structure
  • States of Matter
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • Solutions
  • Chemical Thermodynamics
  • Equilibrium
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry
  • Surface Chemistry
  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals
  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  • Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)
  • Hydrogen
  • D – And F – Block Elements
  • P – Block Elements: Group – 13 to Group 18 Elements
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Co-Ordination Compounds
  • Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry
  • Purification and Characterization of Organic Compounds
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen
  • Organic Compounds Containing Halogens
  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  • Bio Molecules
  • Polymers
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life

List of Exams