MHT CET Selection Process: Know All the Details - Embibe
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  • Last Modified 14-09-2022
  • Written By trisha
  • Last Modified 14-09-2022

MHT CET Selection Process 2022: Know the Details

MHT CET Selection Process 2022: The MHT CET (Maharashtra Common Entrance Test) is a state-level entrance exam offered by the State Common Entrance Test Cell, Government of Maharashtra, to those seeking admission to undergraduate Engineering and Pharmacy programmes. The Maharashtra government directs these courses in various colleges throughout the state. The MHT CET is a national-level exam and is open to all candidates throughout India.

This article discusses the Maharashtra CET selection process 2022 and the steps to be allowed by a candidate to get admission to MHT CET participating colleges. The MHT CET selection process begins after the result declaration. Every MHT CET aspirant must know the entire selection process to make it feasible for them during the admission process. Read on to know the MHT CET selection process.

MHT CET Selection Process 2022: Overview

The selection process initiates after the MHT CET exam results are out. However, since the official counselling and selection dates are not announced yet, candidates can find the entire selection process in the next section of this article. Before beginning, let us acquaint candidates with the exam overview of the MHT CET exam 2022:

Exam NameMaharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT CET)
Exam Conducting BodyState Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra
Mode of ExamComputer-Based Test (CBT)
Number of PapersPaper 1, 2, and 3
PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
PCB (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
SectionsSection 1 – Mathematics
Section 2 – Physics and Chemistry
Section 3 – Biology
LanguageMathematics will be in the English language.
Physics, Chemistry, and Biology will be in English/Urdu/Marathi.
Duration90 minutes for Each Paper
Exam DatePCM group: August 5 to 11, 2022
PCB group: August 12 to 20, 2022
Number of Questions250 MCQs
Total Marks300 (100 marks for each section)
Marking SchemeMathematics: +2 marks for every correct answer
Physics & Chemistry: +1 mark for every correct answer
Official Website

MHT CET Selection 2022: Know the Complete Process

The MHT CET selection procedure 2022 contains the following steps, which are given below:

  • MHT CET Results Announcement
  • MHT CET Cut-off Scores
  • Release of Merit Lists
  • MHT CET Counselling
  • Seat Allotment of Candidates
  • Final Admission

MHT CET Results Announcement 2022

MHT CET official result dates announcement will be made once the exam gets over. The MHT CET rank card/ scorecard contains specific details, such as the candidate’s name, application number, identification details such as photograph, signature, and the subject-wise percentile score, along with the total percentile score. We will update all details once the exam results are declared, and the direct result download link will be provided here.

To check MHT CET Results 2022, candidates should go through the following steps:

  • Visit the MHT CET official web portal-
  • Click on the ‘MHT CET Result 2022’ link.
  • Enter the login ID and password.
  • Enter the correct captcha code and login.
  • The MHT CET result 2022 will appear on the screen.
  • Check all the details and download the result for future reference.

MHT CET Cut-off Scores

The MHT CET cut-off is the minimum marks/closing ranks that an individual must score/secure to get admission into BTech courses in various institutes. SCETC officially announces cut-off scores once the consecutive rounds of counselling are over. For convenience, tabulation of tentative cut-off scores for all the engineering colleges are given below, which candidates may check:

Participating InstituteBranchExpected Rank Cutoff 2022 (Range)
KJ Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology, MumbaiElectronics Engineering1124–1454
Fr. C Rodrigues Institute of Technology, Navi MumbaiInformation Technology3576–5879
Maharashtra Institute of Technology, PunePolymer Engineering1996–6980
Dwarkadas J Sanghvi College of Engineering, MumbaiBio-Medical Engineering9000–1045
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, MumbaiElectronics Engineering1793–2018
KJ Somaiya College of Engineering, MumbaiElectronics Engineering1195–1545
Institute of Chemical Technology, MumbaiDyestuff Technology3420–5600
Pune Institute of Computer Technology, PuneElectronics and Communication Engg.4656–1794
Thadomal Shahani Engineering College, MumbaiBio-Medical Engineering1234–3698

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test 2022: Counselling Procedure

The MHT CET counselling 2022 process entails all the steps where a candidate must register for the login procedure of counselling to the final admission process, where the admittance to the chosen college/institute gets confirmed. Counselling happens through the Centralised Allotment Procedure (CAP). MHT CET CAP round 2022 registration dates will be announced soon. The counselling process will tentatively occur in the first week of November 2022.

The following steps are there in the MHT CET counselling process:

  • Registration
  • Document upload
  • Choice filling of seats
  • Seat allotment
  • Final admission to colleges/institutes

Documents Required for MHT CET Counselling 2022

The following documents are essential to proceed further with the counselling process:

  • 10th and 12th mark sheet original copies
  • Graduation degree and all semester mark sheets
  • School leaving certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • ID proof (Aadhar card/ PAN card/ Driving licence)
  • MHT CET 2022 scorecard/result
  • Domicile certificate

Choice Filling of Seats

In this step of the MH CET selection process, candidates must fill their choices by selecting the names of institutes and courses per their preference. We recommend that candidates must fill in as many choices as possible to keep their admission chances high. The choice filling will be open for every round. However, double-check all the information while filling in the seat preferences since candidates cannot change options if the deadline gets over.

Seats filling through CAP are being done for the candidates belonging to Minority Quota Seats, All India Candidature Seats, Maharashtra State Candidature Seats, and Supernumerary Seats for Jammu & Kashmir Migrant Candidature.

Seat Allotment of Candidates

MHT CET 2022 seat allotment process takes place via the Centralised Allotment Process (CAP) in three consecutive rounds. However, exam authorities conduct the CAP Round II and CAP Round III depending on available vacant seats. MHT CET CAP round 2022 will happen once the exam counselling process initiates.
The candidates can check the MHT CET allotted seats by logging in with the required credentials. If a candidate is assigned a seat, they must download their allotment letter and report to the centre to select their preferred option (freeze, float, or slide) for the seat allotted. Candidates must confirm their assigned seat at the institute if they feel satisfied.

Admission Rounds

MHT CET admission round will take place once the candidates get enrolled on the admission process of the respective colleges as per their preference. Candidates have to pay the fees as per their choice of college since MHT CET accounts for admission to government as well as private engineering colleges.

The fee structure for MH CET selection process is given here:

Fee ParticularsGovernment InstitutionsAutonomous Institutions
Development FeeRs. 5,000Rs. 32,500
Tuition FeeRs. 15,000Rs. 15,000
Other ChargesRs. 4,000Rs. 26,000
Total FeeRs. 24,000Rs. 73,500

After paying the waiver fee, the MHT CET selection process gets over. However, candidates must acquaint with the fact that the admission fees vary for different colleges.

FAQs on MHT CET Selection Process 2022

Following are some of the commonly asked questions that MHT CET aspirants may have in their mind regarding the Maharashtra CET Selection Process 2022:

Q.1: What is the MHT CET selection process for MBA?
MHT CET selection process for MBA happens in two phases. In the first phase, candidates have to take the online CBT test. After going through the CBT test, qualified candidates must go for the second phase, which accounts for MHT CET MBA counselling 2022.

Q.2: When is the MHT CET CAP round 2022 date?
MHT CET CAP round 2022 date is expected to release in the first week of November 2022.

Q.3: What is the full form of MHT CET?
MHT CET stands for Maharashtra Common Entrance Test, a state-level exam offering candidates admission into the engineering and pharmacy courses.

Q.4: What are the exam dates for MHT CET 2022?
 MHT CET 2022 exam dates for engineering entrance was August 5 to 11, 2022, whereas for the pharmacy entrance, the dates were August 12 to 20, 2022.

Q.5: How many rounds of counselling take place in the MHT CET exam?
MHT CET counselling happens in three rounds. However, exam officials conduct the CAP Round II and CAP Round III depending on the vacant seats available.

Related Links:

MHT Mock Test PapersMHT CET Exam Day Guidelines
MHT CET Exam PatternMHT CET Preparation 2022

With this detailed information on the Maharashtra CET selection process, we at Embibe hope you do not miss out on the great opportunity of getting a seat through MHT CET. Since MHT CET exam dates are released, it is advisory that every MHT CET aspirant should start taking the free MHT CET mock tests, which are available at Embibe.

Stay tuned to Embibe for the latest updates on MHT CET.

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