Notification MH-CET-2012

         Government of Maharashtra shall conduct a single combined “Common Entrance Test” MHT-CET-2011 for all Health Sciences, Engineering and Pharmacy degree courses for the academic year 2012-2013. The said CET will be held on Thursday, 10th May 2012.

Govt of Maharashtra has appointed Director, Medical Education and Research, Mumbai as the Competent Authority for the MHT-CET-2012

             The merit list of the above said examination will be utilized for admission in Govt/Municipal Corp/ Govt Aided Colleges and Unaided Private Colleges (who have given consent to participate in MHT-CET-2012 of Health Sciences degree courses

         Govt/Govt Aided/University Managed Colleges/University Departments/Autonomous Colleges including ICT, Mumbai and Unaided Private Colleges (who have given consent to participate in MHT-CET-2012) of Engineering and Pharmacy degree courses

B.V.Sc & AH degree course

Selection Process there will be separate Competent Authorities

Selection to Health Science degree courses, The Director, Medical Education and Research (DMER), Mumbai is the Competent Authority

Selection to Engineering and Pharmacy Degree Courses, The Director, Technical Education (DTE), Mumbai will be the Competent Authority

The authority for selection to B.V.Sc & AH degree course is the Registrar, Maharashtra Animal and Fisheries Science University, Nagpur

       The qualifying examination for appearing at MHT-CET-2012 is HSC (12th std) or equivalent examination with the conditions for eligibility as defined in the respective brochures

             Maharashtra State candidates appearing for HSC (12th std) or equivalent examination or who have passed their qualifying examination earlier 2011 or before and desire to appear for the MHT-CET-2012 will receive their application form from their respective Jr. College/School (from where they have passed/ appearing qualifying examination)

A single application form and three brochures (Health Science, Engineering and Pharmacy) will be made available from 19th March, 2012

The schedule and place of receiving and submission of application form

           Sale of application form with information brochures and submission of application form (at respective Jr. College/High School), (at Divisional Authorities) (for candidates who have appeared/passed HSC (12th std) or equivalent examination from outside Maharashtra): 19th March, 2012 to 31st March, 2012

All the three brochures (Health Science, Engineering and Pharmacy) are available on the websites of DMER www.dmer.org, and DTE www.dte.org.in

Aspiring candidates should go through the eligibility criteria as per the respective MHT-CET-2012 brochures, before purchasing the application form

        The cost of the application form along with the three information brochures of MHT-CET-2012 including examination fee is Rs 700/- for open category and all outside Maharashtra candidates and Rs 500/- for reserve category candidates (belonging to Maharashtra state only)

This amount is not refundable

The candidates from outside Maharashtra (OMS) can purchase application form and Information brochures of MHT-CET 2012 from any Divisional Authority office by submitting demand draft of Rs 700/- drawn in favor of Competent Authority, MH-CET, Mumbai payable at Mumbai, drawn on any scheduled commercial bank

             All candidates who for any reason whatsoever are not able to receive application forms through the School/ Jr. College should collect it from office of Divisional Authority of his/her area (by giving a demand draft as detailed above), but he/she has to submit it through his/her School/Junior College (college where he/she studied 12th std)

      Engineering and Pharmacy Degree Courses: Outside Maharashtra State (OMS) candidates are permitted to appear for the MHT-CET 2012 in order to become eligible for admission to first year of;

Four year full time degree courses in Engineering/Technology in Unaided Private Institutes who have given consent to participate in MHT-CET 2012

Four year full time degree course in Pharmacy in Unaided Private Institutes who have given consent to participate in MHT-CET 2012

           Eligible OMS candidates who are appearing for MHT-CET-2012 and seeking admission to Engineering Degree courses shall be considered eligible for admission against the institute level seats only in Unaided Private Colleges

         Eligible OMS candidates who are appearing for MHT-CET-2012 and seeking admission to Pharmacy Degree course shall be considered eligible for admission to 15% CAP seats during the centralized admission process (CAP) rounds I and II

Such candidates can also apply for admission against the institute level seats in Unaided Private Colleges

Following type of candidates are exempted from appearing for MHT-CET-2012 examination for admission to Engineering/Technology courses

          Foreign National/Foreign student/Person of Indian Origin (PIO)/Children of Indian workers in the Gulf countries/ Children of NRI; Govt of India Nominees; Jammu & Kashmir migrant candidates

Following type of candidates are exempted from appearing for MHT-CET-2012 examination for admission to Pharmacy course

Foreign National/Foreign student/PIO/Children of Indian workers in the Gulf countries/Children of NRI

             Govt of India Nominees and Jammu & Kashmir Migrant candidates are exempted from appearing for the MHT-CET-2012 conducted by the Competent Authority of Govt of Maharashtra, subject to the approval from the Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi, for filling of the seats over and above the sanctioned intake

             However, if the approval is not received before 30th June, 2012, these candidates will be treated at par with OMS candidates and hence they are advised to appear for MHT-CET-2012

Candidates who are eligible to apply against the provision of Jammu & Kashmir Migrant candidate as well as the Maharashtra State candidate are entitled to claim only one type of seat; either Maharashtra State seat or J&K Migrant seat for admission to Engineering/Technology/Pharmacy Degree Courses

Further if the candidate opts for Maharashtra State candidature then he/she has to appear for the MHT-CET 2012

           SC, VJ/DT (NT (A)), NT (B), NT(C), NT (D), OBC and SBC category candidates belonging to Maharashtra State should produce caste validity certificate issued by Scrutiny Committee of Social Welfare Department and the candidate belonging to ST category should submit Tribe Validity Certificate issued by Scrutiny Committee of Tribal Department at the time of submission of CAP application form for the admission

           Separate notification regarding the schedule of admission process will be issued by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra State, Mumbai, in the month of May/June, 2012 for Maharashtra state/AIEEE 2012 qualified/Foreign National/Foreign student/PIO/Children of Indian workers in the Gulf countries /Children of NRI and J&K Migrant candidates seeking admission to Engineering/Technology Degree courses

For further details please refer MHT-CET-2012 Engineering/Technology and Pharmacy Brochure

For details, please visit http://www.dmer.org