What is MHT CET?

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT CET) is a state level undergraduate engineering entrance exam. Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra conducts MHT CET for admission to undergraduate engineeering courses available in colleges of Maharashtra. Over 1.25 lakh seats are available for engineering aspirants in engineering colleges of ..Read More

MHT CET Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date


18/Jan/2018 to 25/Mar/2018  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date


24/Apr/2018 to 10/May/2018  

Exam Date
Exam Date


10/May/2018  12:00 AM

Result Date
Result Date



MHT CET 2018 counselling - Registration
MHT CET 2018 counselling - Registration


07/Jun/2018 to 19/Jun/2018  

Counselling Date
Counselling Date


24/Jun/2018 to 04/Jul/2018  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM Level: 1

04/Jul/2018 to 12/Jul/2018  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM Level: 2

13/Jul/2018 to 20/Jul/2018  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM Level: 3

MHT CET Application Details

  • Candidates are required to register themselves by filling details like personal information, contact information, reservation, educational details and by choosing a password for them.
  • After filling all the above mentioned details, candidates have to click on "NEXT" after which a new page will appear. On this page, they have to upload their scanned photograph and signature. Uploaded files will be displayed on screen. To confirm the uploading of images, candidates are required to click on "SUBMIT" button.
  • As the last step of online registration, candidates have to pay the application fee after filling their all details and after uploading the images.
  • Fee can only be paid only in online modes. 


MHT CET Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be Indian Nationals and should have passed class 12th Examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination with subjects English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • Candidates should have secured minimum 45% marks (for general category) and Minimum 40 % marks (in case of candidates of Backward class categories and
  • Physically Handicapped belonging only to Maharashtra State) in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics added together.
  • Applicants are required to have obtained a non-zero score in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics added together at MHT CET.



MHT CET Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

MHT CET Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline
Exam Format: Objective

MHT CET Counselling Details

  • MHT CET Counselling will be conducted through Centralised Admission Process (CAP). 
  • Candidates are required to register themselves for CAP by filling in online application for same. All candidates have to enter their following details: 
  • MHT CET registration details
    1. Personal details 
    2. Communication details
    3. Candidature type

Qualification details

  1. Exam details 
  • After filling all the details, scanned photograph and signatures will be requires to be uploaded by the candidates
  • After registraion, candidates have to fill in their choices of colleges during MHT CET Counselling by signing in through their Login ID. 
  • Candidates will be informed about his/her seat allotment either through the registered email ID or through SMS over the registered phone number.   
  • During the MHT CET Counselling process, the candidates are required to undergo document verification, photo and signature verification, etc.
  • Candidates need to report to the reporting centres or to the allotted colleges within the specified time and date, failing which the candidate may lose his/her seat from that college.
  • For the counselling process of MHT CET, the candidates may accompany their parent or guardian.





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Ankriti 4 hours ago

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AnkritiLast Seen: 3 hours 53 min agoJoined on: 05-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

When will we be able to fill our choices for the seat allotment, and where?

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vivek singh 2 hours ago

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Hlw Ankriti
They have not provide any information regarding this. May be in 2-3 days they will provide.
ADITI SUBHASH NIMBARTELast Seen: 13 min 59 sec agoJoined on: 24-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I scored 115 in mhtcet to which college. I should give first preference??

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Pradeep kumar 6 hours ago

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Pradeep KumarLast Seen: 5 hours 47 min agoJoined on: 07-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

The below link provides the opening and closing rank of last years counseling.


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Shashank 8 hours ago

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ShashankLast Seen: 8 hours 10 min agoJoined on: 20-Mar-2017Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Class 11

Does mht cet show category rank in its merit list?

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Jadeja HardiksinhLast Seen: 7 hours 50 min agoJoined on: 15-Jun-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Yes they will show it

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