GOVERNMENT OF MAHARASHTRA
Directorate of Medical Education and Research
CET CELL, Opp Govt Dental College and Hospital Building,
St George's Hospital Campus, Mumbai - 400 001.
Tel No(022) 22620363-65, 22652257 / 59 Fax: (022) 22620562 / 22652168
Directorate of Technical Education,
3, MAHAPALIKA MARG, POST BOX NO 1967,MUMBAI-400 001,
Helpline Numbers: (022) 30233-444/445/446, FAX: (022) 22690007
Govt of Maharashtra shall conduct a single Combined "Common Entrance Test" MHT-CET-2010 for all Health Sciences, Engineering and Pharmacy degree courses for the academic year 2010-2011. The Entrance Test will be held on Thursday, 6th May 2010. Govt of Maharashtra has appointed Director, Medical Education and Research, Mumbai as "The Competent Authority for the MHT-CET-2010". The merit list of the above said examination will be utilized for admission in:
1. Govt / Municipal Corp / Govt Aided Colleges of Health Sciences degree courses.
2. Govt / Govt Aided/University Managed Colleges / University Departments / Autonomous Colleges including ICT, Mumbai and Unaided Private Colleges (those colleges who have given consent to participate in MHT-CET-2010) of Engineering & Pharmacy degree courses
3. BVSc and AH degree course.
For selection process there will be separate Competent Authorities. For selection to Health Science degree courses, The Director, Medical Education and Research (DMER), Mumbai is the Competent Authority. For selection to Engineering and Pharmacy Degree Courses, The Director, Technical Education (DTE), Mumbai will be the Competent Authority. The Authority for selection to BVSc & AH degree course is The Registrar, Maharashtra Animal and Fisheries Science University, Nagpur.
Eligibility: The qualifying Examination for appearing at MHT-CET-2010 is HSC (12th Std) or equivalent examination with the conditions for eligibility as defined in the respective brochure(s). Maharashtra State candidates appearing for HSC (12th Std) or equivalent examination or who have passed their qualifying examination earlier ie 2009 or before and desire to appear for the MHT- CET 2010 will receive their application form from their respective Jr College / School ( from where they have passed / appearing qualifying examination).
Important note only for Health Science Degree Courses
1. Outside Maharashtra State (OMS) candidates are permitted to appear for the MHT-CET
2010 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 2010.
Four year full time Degree course in Pharmacy in Unaided Private Institutes who have given consent to participate in MHT-CET 2010.
i) *Eligible OMS candidates who are appearing for MHT-CET-2010 and seeking admission to Engineering Degree courses shall be considered eligible for admission against the institute level seats only in Unaided Private Colleges.
ii) Eligible OMS candidates who are appearing for MHT-CET-2010 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 & II. Such candidates can also apply for admission against the institute level seats in Unaided Private Colleges.
2. Following type of candidates are exempted from appearing for MHT-CET-2010
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
Government of India Nominees
Jammu & Kashmir migrant candidates
3. Following type of candidates are exempted from appearing for MHT-CET-2010 examination for admission to Pharmacy course:
Foreign National/Foreign student/PIO/Children of Indian workers in the Gulf countries/Children of NRI.
GOI Nominees and Jammu & Kashmir Migrant Candidates are exempted from appearing for the MHT-CET-2010 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 & above the sanctioned intake. However, if the approval is not received before 30/6/2010, these candidates will be treated at par with OMS candidates and hence they are advised to appear for MHT-CET-2010.
4. 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 i.e. 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 2010.
5. Separate notifications for the following types of candidates regarding the schedule of
Admission process will be issued by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra State, Mumbai, in the month of May/June 2010.
AIEEE qualified candidates seeking admission to Engineering/Technology Degree courses in Unaided Institutes who have given consent to participate in CAP.
Foreign National/Foreign student/PIO/Children of Indian workers in the Gulf countries /Children of NRI.
J & K Migrant Candidates
How To Apply: 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-2010 brochures, before purchasing the application form.
The cost of the Application Form along with the three information brochures of MHT-CET-2010 and 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 brochure(s) of MHT-CET 2010 from any Divisional Authority office as mentioned in Annexure-A 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).
For Candidates who have passed HSC or Equivalent exam from Outside Maharashtra State (OMS), the place of submission of Application Form, collection of Receipt cum Identity card and Admit Card shall be as given in the following table.
Place for Submission of Application form, Collection of Receipt cum Identity Card, Admit Card
Defence (D1 & D2)
Divisional Authority of their Parent's district of domicile
Divisional Authority of their place of posting.
State Govt Employee (Transferred Out of Maharashtra)
Divisional Authority of place of original/initial posting before transfer/deputation.
State Govt Employee (Transferred back to Maharashtra)
Divisional Authority of place of posting
Central Govt. Employee (Transferred to Maharashtra)
Divisional Authority of place of posting
MKB candidates of Bidar District & Gulbarga District
Notified College - Govt Medical College, Latur.
MKB candidates of Belgaum District & Karwar District
Notified College - RCSM Govt Medical College, Kolhapur
For Outside Maharashtra candidates excluding above types (Eligible only for BVSc & AH, Engineering & Pharmacy courses)
Office of any Divisional Authority as given in Annexure - A
All OMS candidates mentioned in above table should show relevant documents (listed in respective brochures) to the Divisional/Notified authority at the time of submission of application form.
A single Application form and three Brochures (Health Science, Engineering and Pharmacy) will be made available from 12/03/2010. The schedule and place of receiving and submission of Application Form is as per following table:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Sale of Application Form with information brochures and submission of Application Form:
At Divisional Authorities (For candidates who have appeared/passed HSC (12th Std) or equivalent examination from Outside Maharashtra) 12/03/2010 to 25/03/2010
For Engineering and Pharmacy Courses :- (022) 30233-444 / 445 / 446
For Health Science Courses :- (022) 22620363/64 (Ext. 317/323), 22652257/59