DTE Maharashtra announces changes in MHT CET 2018 Pattern, Weightage and Syllabus

DTE Maharashtra announces changes in MHT CET PatternCandidates planning to appear in MHT CET 2018 have to now brace themselves for a set of key changes which has been incorporated to the exam. Among the changes that have been announced by DTE Maharashtra include changes to the exam pattern, weightage and syllabus. Importantly, the exam conducting body announced that the difficulty level of MHT CET 2018 will be at par with JEE Main; it can be deduced that the change in the syllabus of MHT CET was a move to achieve that objective. The MHT CET 2018 syllabus will be same as the syllabus of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Education. The key highlights as well as full details of the changes to MHT CET 2018 exam patern, weightage and syllabus are discussed below.

Admissions Open Now
SRM Admissions 2018 open. START your application now.

 

Quick Snapshot: What is new in MHT CET 2018

  • The difficulty level of MHT CET 2018 will be equivalent to JEE Main

  • The syllabus of MHT CET 2018 will be based on Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Education

  • Around 20% weigtage will be given to Class XI curriculum while Class XII curriculum will carry remaining 80% weightage

MHT CET 2018 Syllabus and Weightage

 

DTE Maharashtra, which is the exam conducting authority, has made changes to all the three subjects – Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, included in the MHT CET syllabus 2018. As per the new guidelines:

  • Questions weighing up to 80% weightage from Physics, Chemsitry and Mathematics will be based on Class XII curricullum

  • Remaining questions, weighing up to 20%, will be from Class XI standard. The syllabus of Standard XI has been released by DTE Maharashtra. 

MHT CET Exam Pattern 2018

 

The following changes have been incorporated to the MHT CET 2018 exam pattern:

  • The three subjects each will have the same number of questions, i.e., 50 questions as earlier. However, no questions have been segregated in Standard XI and Standard XII

  • Each paper will carry 10 questions from Standard XI, while 40 questions will be asked from Standard XII.

  • The question paper will mainly comprise application-based questions. 

Notification:

 

Stay tuned to engineering.careers360.com for more news and updates on JEE Main 2018

 

Get real-time alerts on exam & colleges at your fingertips with Careers360 App! Click Here to Install or Give a missed call on 08080944727 to get app link

Admissions Open Now
VIT-Apply now to B.Tech admissions 2018 | India’s no 1 private University

Related News

QNA - EXAM QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

MHT CET

Join this QNA topic to get updates about latest happenings about the exam!

  • 9296 Joined
  • 1293 Questions
C
Chinmay pramod pathak s picture
Chinmay Pramod Pathak Last Seen: 14 hours 19 min agoJoined on: 12-Jan-2018

I want to take admission in Coep college in mechanical branch in 2018. What marks required to get that college by mht cet exam ?

Answer (1)

User Pic

Zubin Mehta 14 hours ago

Zubin Mehtas picture
Zubin MehtaLast Seen: 13 hours 13 min agoJoined on: 13-Apr-2017
The cutoff marks varies every year depending upon student performance and difficult level of the exam. The cutoff has ranged around scores of 170-180 bracket out of 200 for Mechanical engineering und...Read More
V

vassudha singh 20 hours ago

vassudha singhs picture
Vassudha SinghLast Seen: 19 hours 44 min agoJoined on: 16-Jan-2018

I don't have a Maharashtrian domicile and I gave my 12th from uttarpradhesh. Am I eligible for mhtcet?

Answer (1)

User Pic

Shefali Expert 20 hours ago

Shefalis picture
ShefaliLast Seen: 4 min 51 sec agoJoined on: 09-Feb-2016
Yes, you will be eligible for MHT CET exam to take admission in private engineering colleges of Maharashtra.You can also take admission in Maharashtra private engineering colleges through JEE Main and...Read More
User Pic
Shreyas Kotkars picture
Shreyas KotkarLast Seen: 1 day 12 hours agoJoined on: 14-Mar-2017

When MHCET- 18 Maharashtra exam form start

Answer (1)

User Pic

Manisha Gupta Expert 2 days ago

Manisha Guptas picture
Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 11 hours 19 min agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016

MHT CET application form is expected in the second week of February, 2018. To check the complete information you can go through with the given below link.

MHT CET application Form

User Pic

Ankit Agarwal 4 days ago

Ankit Agarwals picture
Ankit AgarwalLast Seen: 10 min 29 sec agoJoined on: 04-Mar-2017

Is there a test center for MH CET in Kolkata?

Answer (1)

User Pic

Manisha Gupta Expert 2 days ago

Manisha Guptas picture
Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 11 hours 19 min agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016
No, MHT CET exam center is not in Kolkata. It is only in Maharashtra state. To check the complete detail of the MHT CET exam centers, you can go through with the given below link.MHT CET Exam centers&...Read More
User Pic

PRABHAT SINGH 3 days ago

PRABHAT SINGHs picture
PRABHAT SINGHLast Seen: 2 days 13 hours agoJoined on: 06-Nov-2017

How many marks in mhtcet to get admission in civil branch

Answer (1)

User Pic

Shefali Expert 2 days ago

Shefalis picture
ShefaliLast Seen: 4 min 51 sec agoJoined on: 09-Feb-2016
According, to 2017 2nd round of allotment try to score more then 100 marks in MHT CET to get civil branch in Thakur college of Engineering Mumbai.  You can also check the cut off from the gi...Read More

Free Sample Papers

Previous Next
  • JEE Main Online Question Papers & Answer keys (2014-2017)
    JEE Main Online Question Papers & Answer keys (2014-2017)
    Category : JEE Main
    (10)
    1557+
  • JEE Main Offline Question Papers & Answer keys (2014-2017)
    JEE Main Offline Question Papers & Answer keys (2014-2017)
    Category : JEE Main
    (56)
    6099+
  • JEE Main Sample Papers 2017 - Offline
    JEE Main Sample Papers 2017 - Offline
    Category : JEE Main
    (1)
    576+
  • JEE Main Sample Papers 2017 - Online
    JEE Main Sample Papers 2017 - Online
    Category : JEE Main
    291+
  • JEE Main Question Papers 2017 - Code A, B, C, D
    JEE Main Question Papers 2017 - Code A, B, C, D
    Category : JEE Main
    (17)
    2770+
  • JEE Main Question Paper for B.Arch (2014)
    JEE Main Question Paper for B.Arch (2014)
    Category : JEE Main
    (5)
    1137+