MET 2019: Manipal Academy of Higher Education (formerly Manipal University) has announced the dates for slot booking and the exam dates for the first and second attempts. Slot booking starts from April 4 while MET 2019 will be held from April 19 to 28. The university had also extended the last date for MET 2019 application form till March 25. The application form is available in online mode for candidates who want to pursue UG engineering courses in MET subjected to meeting the specified eligibility criteria. MET 2019 (1st and 2nd attempt) will be held in 85 Indian cities and Dubai. Only two attempts will be conducted from this year. Admissions to Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal; Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim and Manipal University, Jaipur will be through MET 2019. Candidates who have secured at least 50% marks in their Class 12th can apply for MET. The result of MET 2019 will be announced probably in the last week of May. For further information regarding the eligibility, application form, slot booking, admit card, exam pattern, result, counselling and more regarding the MET (MU OET) 2019, candidates can go through this article.
Latest: MET 2019 Application Form date extended upto March 25. Slot booking starts from April 4.
Name of Exam
Manipal Entrance Test
Commonly Known As
MET (Formerly MU OET)
Purpose of Exam
Qualifying Test for admission to B.Tech programmes across Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim and Manipal University Jaipur
Mode of Examination
Number of Attempts
Number of Applicants
Over 2 Lakh
Number of Test Cities in India
Number of Test Cities Abroad
The important dates for MET 2019 comprise of the detailed schedule of the entrance exam and the thereafter of the admission procedure. Candidates willing to take admission in any of the Manipal University Campuses across India can make a note of these important dates so that they don’t miss out anything important. The dates given below are tentative and will get updated
Availability of Online Application Form
October 10, 2018
Final Date for Submission of MU OET 2019 Application Form
March 25, 2019
Online Test Booking Schedule (Slot Booking) for 1st and 2nd Attempt
April 4 to 9, 2019
Hall Ticket for 1st and 2nd Attempt
April 5 to 28, 2019
MET 2019 Exam (1st & 2nd Attempt)
April 19 to 28, 2019
Result of MET 2019
Third Week of May 2019
Merit List/Rank List of MET 2019
May 4, 2019
MET (MU OET) 2019 Counselling
May 27 to June 5, 2019
|Commencement of classes||July 16, 2019|
Candidates who are willing to take admission in any of the Manipal University campus would be required to meet the eligibility criteria of MET 2019 as would be set by the admission authority of the institute. The criteria to be met are as follows:
Candidates should have completed their 10+2 (or equivalent) examination, A Level, IB, American 12th grade
Candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics and any of the optional subjects (Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology or any technical vocational subject)
Candidates must have studied Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects along with the optional subject
Minimum 50% marks are required to qualify the MU OET 2019 entrance exam
No minimum age is required
MET application form 2019 is available in online mode for the academic session 2019-20. The application form for MET 2019 is available in online mode from October 10, 2018 till March 25, 2019, for all the aspiring candidates. Following are the steps for filling up the application form for MET 2019:
Registration: Candidates are required to fill in details such as Email, Mobile number and password in order to register for the exam.
Personal Details: Candidates have to enter their personal details, address and upload their photograph as well as signature.
Course Selection: After providing all the necessary personal details, candidates are required to select their course, exam centre, category along with their academic details.
Fee Payment: Later, the candidates would be asked to pay their fees which can be done through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/ Cash Cards, Paytm/ Mobile wallets. The application fee is the same for all the category students.
Confirmation & Submission: After successfully completing the application form, candidates are required to take the print out for their reference.
Note: Candidates are required to mention the application number and mobile number on the backside of the Demand Draft and send it to the Admission office along with the application form.
The application fee for MET 2019 is Rs. 2000 which includes the application fee and the examination fee. In case, the candidate wants to sit for the 2nd attempt (only if the candidate is not able to score at least 50% marks in their first attempt), they are required to pay the MU OET examination fee only in order to appear for their second attempt.
The application fee can be paid through Credit card/Debit card/Internet Banking or other online modes.
Fee (in Rs.)
The Manipal entrance exam will be conducted in online mode. MET will be conducted in 85 cities in India and also in Dubai. Candidates can choose according to their preference while registering for exam centres of MET 2019. The list exam centres of MU OET 2019 centres are given below:
List of MET 2019 Exam Cities
MET 2019 Exam Cities
Anantapur, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam
Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Patna
Ahmedabad, Baroda, Rajkot, Surat
Gorakhpur, Gurugram, Faridabad
Jammu & Kashmir
Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Belgaum, Bengaluru, Mangaluru, Manipal, Mysuru, Shivamogga
Ernakulam, Kannur, Kozhikode, Thrissur, Thiruvananthapuram
Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior, Jabalpur
Aurangabad, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Pune, Thane
Amritsar, Mohali, Ludhiana
Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur
Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Trichy
Hyderabad, Khammam, Warangal
Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Noida, Varanasi
Asansol, Kolkata, Siliguri
Candidates are required to check the exam pattern of MET 2019 before starting with the preparation for the exam. Through the exam pattern, the candidates can check the marking schemes, questions types, exam duration and more and start their preparation accordingly. Below is the detailed information regarding the examination pattern of MET 2019.
MET 2019 Exam Pattern
Mode of Examination
Online (Computer Based Test)
Duration of Examination
150 minutes (2 hours 30 minutes)
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) or Objective Questions
Total Number of Questions
|6||Marking Scheme||Four marks will be given for each correct answer while 1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.|
Candidates appearing for the entrance test of Manipal University are required to be thorough with the syllabus of MET 2019 before they appear for the online exam. Candidates can refer to the below-mentioned syllabus to know the topics and chapters from where the questions will be framed in the entrance examination.
MU OET 2019 Syllabus
Tense, Modals, Subject-verb concord, Pronouns, Sentence structure, Usages in English (Commands and requests, Statements, Questions), Clauses (Noun clauses, Adverb clauses of condition and time, Relative clauses), Determiners, Prepositions, Vocabulary (Synonyms, Antonyms, Spellings, One-word substitutions)
Manipal University has announced that slot booking will start from April 4 and end on April 9, 2019. Candidates who have successfully filled in their application form and have sent it to the institute are then required to book their slots for the examination centre and examination date and time as per their preference and convenience when they wish to take the test. The slot booking process is on the first-come, first-served basis which means if a particular slot gets filled then no more booking can be made on that particular slot. It is mandatory for all the candidates to complete the slot booking of MET 2019. No more changes can be made under any circumstances after the slots have been successfully selected by the candidates.
How to book slot?
In order to book a slot, candidates must follow the steps as given below:
Log in: Candidates can log into the portal by providing their application number, password and security code.
Check Profile Info: The candidates will be redirected to a page displaying the candidate’s information such as name, gender, application number, etc. The candidates may go through the information and update if required and then click “Book a seat”.
Fill the MET 2019 Slot booking form: Candidates will be required to fill in the test name, city, date (2 dates can be selected in a 10-day range), Test centre name and address.
Select a slot: From the given slots, candidates are required to choose any one slot to take the entrance exam.
Confirm the selected slot: Candidates are required to confirm their booking if they are sure about the date. If not, they can cancel and repeat the process again.
Download MET 2019 Hall ticket: Successful completion of the slot booking will lead to the generation of Hall ticket or Admit card. Candidates can download the Admit card only after 24 hours of slot booking.
Candidates will be issued the admit cards of MET 2019 upon successfully completing the slot booking process. Since the admit card for MET can be downloaded after 24 hours of slot booking, candidates can download their hall tickets from April 5.
Admit card will be available only after 24 hours of slot booking process
Admit card or Hall ticket for MET 2019 will contain details such as Date, Reporting time, Time slot of the exam, Name, Application number, Group, Course, Category and Test centre address
Important Instructions that are to be followed will also be provided on the Admit Card.
After downloading the Admit card candidates would be required to take the print.
Candidates should paste their photograph at the bottom of the Admit card and sign as well.
Admit card should not be damaged or lost, as it requires to be presented at the time of counselling.
Admit cards can be downloaded 24 hours after successfully completing the Slot booking process. Candidates must download the admit card after login into the website portal and entering the details. The downloaded admit card then should be printed and presented before the invigilator at the time of the exam.
Details in MET 2019 Admit Card
Admit card contains the following details:
MET e-Hall Ticket number
MET 2019 Application number
Course applied for admission
Address of the exam centre
The answer keys for MET 2019 will not be provided by Manipal Academy of Higher Education after conducting the MET 2019 examination. If at any point the answer keys are provided by the university, candidates will be able to download the answer keys for MET 2019 from this page.
The opening and closing ranks for admissions to the branches and campuses for each category generally is considered as cutoff. Candidates can check the cutoff to know if they stand a chance for admissions based on previous year trends. MET Cutoff depends upon factors like the number of applicants, the difficulty of entrance test, seat intake and past year trends. The cutoff of MET will vary from course to course and institute to institute based on the preferences of the students and definitely not any other factor.
The result of MU OET 2019 (merit list) would be declared on May 4, 2019. Candidates can check their result by log in using their application number and password to access the result of MET 2019. The ranks and merit list will also be made available after the successful declaration of result. Candidates can check their ranks by using their application number on website portal. The All India rank will also be made available to the candidates along with the rank list. The candidates will be called for counselling and only eligible candidates will be provided admission in the participating institutes of MET 2019.
How to check Result?
Candidates can check their result of MET 2019 by following the steps given below:
Login through the link provided on the website portal for MET Result 2019.
Enter the application number and password to check the result.
MET 2019 result will be displayed on the screen.
Candidates will be able to download the result.
Get the print of the downloaded result.
MU OET 2018- Programmes Offered
B.Tech Courses Offered
Computer and Communication Engineering
Print and Media Engineering
The candidates who have successfully qualified the MET 2019 exam will be able to attend the counselling which will start from May 27 till June 5, 2019. The mode of counselling for MET 2019 would be offline where the candidates will have to mark their presence in the respective venue.
Key factors for MET Counselling 2019
The venue will be notified to each of the candidates
Candidates must be physically present at the given venue for counselling
Candidates should report at the given venue and register themselves
Candidates are required to pay the counselling fee through demand draft after which document verification will start
After seat allotment, candidates would be given the allotment letter and receipt for the fees paid during counselling
At the time of registration, counselling and course fees will have to be paid by the candidates. The fee payment has to be done in an offline mode i.e., through two separate Demand Drafts drawn in favour of “Manipal Academy of Higher Education” payable at Manipal or Udupi. Institute will not accept any other mode of payment.
Counselling Fees of MET 2018
Amount (in Rs.) (1st Installment)
Candidates who qualify can check the list of MET 2019 participating institute below. The qualified students will be provided the admissions into the courses by the following institutes:
MET Fee Structure 2019
Caution Deposit (Refundable)
Course Fees (Installment-wise)
2018-19 Batch Total Fees
B.Tech (Computer Science/ Computer&Communication / Electronics&Communication/ Mechanical/ Mechatronics)
B.Tech (Electrical & Electronics/ Civil/ Information Technology/ Aeronautical )
B.Tech (Chemical/ Automobile)
B.Tech (Instrumentation & Control/ Biomedical/ Biotechnology/ Industrial & Production/ Print & Media Tech)
Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Manipal 576104, Karnataka, India
Tel: +91 9243777733
E-mail: [email protected]
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