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MH CET Law 2022 Reservation Policy

Subhashri Roy
Subhashri RoyUpdated On: September 29, 2022 10:44 pm IST | MH CET LAW

MH CET Law is held for admission to 3-year and 5-year law programmes offered by institutes in the state of Maharashtra that are approved and recognised by the state government. Scroll through to find all the MH CET Law 2022 Reservation Policy.

MH CET Law Reservation Policy

MH CET Law 2022, one of the most popular law entrance exams, conducted by the state of Maharashtra, abides by the reservation policy as specified by the government of the state. All the MH CET Law aspirants who come under the category of reservation must avail the same. MH CET Law is conducted on a yearly basis for admission to 3-year and 5-year law programmes offered by law institutes in the state of Maharashtra that is approved and recognised by the state government.

The reservation policy for MH CET Law 2022 is prescribed to govern the admission process in MH CET law participating colleges. The rule is fairly applicable to government colleges, aided colleges, undergraduate degree departments/ courses in law, all un-aided and university-managed institutes. Once the MH CET Law result 2022 is out, candidates will be shortlisted for admission to various colleges on the basis of their rank and the reservation policy followed by the institute. Scroll through to find all the MH CET Law 2022 Reservation Policy, the types of institutes under MH CET Law admissions, and reservation categories.

Highlights of MH CET Law 2022 Reservation Policy

Mentioned below are the important pointers in relation to the reservation policy of MH CET Law 2022:

  • Candidates should know that 85% of the total seats will be reserved for candidates of the state of Maharashtra in all the Government/ Government aided minority institutions/ Government aided/ University departments/ programmes.
  • For foreign nationals or Indian candidates with foreign nationality, 5% of the total seats will be reserved under the NRI/ OCI/ PIO quota in all the Government/ Government aided minority institutions/ Government aided/ University departments/ courses.
  • For the students from the entire country, 10% of the total seats will be reserved for candidates in all the Government/ Government aided/ University departments/ courses and Government aided minority institutions.
  • In unaided minority institutes, 51% of the total seats will be reserved for minority aspirants.
  • In unaided institutes, there will be no minority quota and 65% of seats are reserved for students of Maharashtra state.
  • 20% of the total seats will be directly reserved for NRI/ OCI/ PIO/ Foreign candidates in all the unaided participating institutes. This includes a 5% quota defined for NRI/ OCI/ PIO/ Foreign candidates.

Institute-Wise Aided MH CET Law 2022 Reservation Policy

Check out the reservation policy for the aided institutes participating in MH CET Law 2022:

Type of Institute

Number Of seats – Percentage of Granted Seats

CAP Seats

Rest of India Candidates

Maharashtra State Candidate

Quota for NRI/ PIO/ OCI/ Foreign national

Minority Quota

Government-Aided Institutions

10%

85%

5%

NIL

Government Aided Minority Institutions

10%

85%

5%

50%

University Department/Programme

10%

35%

5%

NIL

Government Institutions

10%

85%

5%

NIL

Institute-Wise Unaided MH CET Law 2022 Reservation Policy

Here is the reservation policy followed by all the unaided institutes taking part in MH CET Law 2022:

Type of Institute

Number Of seats –Percentage of Granted seats

CAP seats

Institution-level seats

All India Seats

Maharashtra State Candidate

Minority quota

Institute Level Seats (including 5% quota for NRI, OCI, PIO, and Foreign candidates)

Unaided (Vina- anudanit) Minority institutions

15%

100% of MS seats

51%

20%

Unaided (Vina- anudanit) Institutions

15%

65%

Nil

20%

University Department/Course (self-financed/unaided)

15%

65%

Nil

20%

Eligibility Criteria For MH CET Law 2022 (3-Year LL.B)

Following are the eligibility criteria for MH CET Law (3-Year LL.B):

  • Candidates who want to apply for the MH CET Law 3-year LL.B program, should complete their graduation in a 10+2+3 pattern or postgraduation in a 10+2+3+2 pattern from a recognised university in Maharashtra or a foreign university that has equal status as that of an Indian University.
  • Those who will be applying under the Open category should have an aggregate score of at least 45%. They should have completed their UG or PG from an educational institute, not in Maharashtra.
  • SC/ST category candidates from the state of Maharastra must have obtained at least 40% marks in aggregate in graduation (10+2+3) or postgraduation (10+2+3+2/3).
  • Candidates who have obtained a 10+2 Higher Secondary Pass Certificate or Degree Certificate by correspondence or distance learning will also be held eligible for MH CET Law 3-year course.

Eligibility Criteria For MH CET Law 2022 (5-Year LL.B)

Following are the eligibility criteria for MH CET Law (5-Year LL.B course):

  • Candidates who have secured a 10+2 First Degree Certificate or Higher Secondary Pass Certificate through distance or correspondence mode will be held eligible for admission to the 5-year LL.B course.
  • Candidates who have qualified 12th standard through the open education system directly without having any basic qualification (Standard X) will not be considered eligible for a 5-year MH CET law course.
  • Candidates who have obtained a 10th or Secondary Schooling Certificate (SSC) Examination certificate, in a Single Sitting Examination without having the basic qualification (class 1 to 9) will not be considered eligible for admission to the course.
  • All the candidates awaiting the results of the qualifying examination (regular examination of that academic year) shall also be eligible to apply for the admission test. Such candidates will be permitted to continue with the admission process only if they don’t fail in producing the provisional/Degree certificate of the qualifying examination. They must also produce all the mark sheets of the qualifying examination at the time of admission.
  • Applicants who have successfully completed their Senior Secondary School course (+2) or equivalent (for instance A level in Senior Secondary School Leaving Certificate, 11+1, course) from a recognized University of India shall be held eligible for the test.
  • For Open Category candidates, applicants who are from outside or from Secondary Board or equivalent, or from any equivalent educational institution from a Foreign Country approved and recognized by the Government of that Country must have scored not less than 45% marks in aggregate
  • All India Candidates and candidates under SC and ST categories belonging to the State of Maharashtra must have at least 40% marks in aggregate. SBC, VJNT, OBC & SEBC Category candidates belonging to the State of Maharashtra with at least 42% marks will also be considered eligible for the course.

MH CET Law Details

Provided below is all the crucial information related to MH CET Law. Click on the links below to know more about the law exam.

Detailed Eligibility Criteria for MH CET LawHow to Prepare for MH CET Law
Exam Pattern for MH CET LawSyllabus of MH CET Law
Bets Books for MH CET LawHow to Apply for MH CET Law

Colleges Accepting MH CET Law 2022

We have provided below the names of the colleges in Maharashtra that accept MH CET Law scores for offering law programmes to law aspirants.

College Name

City

Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University

Nanded

Government Law College, Mumbai

Mumbai

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Pune

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University

Aurangabad

Solapur University

Solapur

University of Mumbai

Mumbai

Gondwana University

Gadchiroli

North Maharashtra University

Jalgaon

Rastrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University

Nagpur

Shivaji University

Kolhapur

Smt Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University

Mumbai

Candidates willing to appear for the MH CET Law exam can also check out the list of Private Law Colleges in Maharashtra Accepting MH CET Law Scores. In case they require any admission-related assistance, they can simply dial the toll-free number 1800-572-9877 and talk to our admission experts. By filling up the Common Application Form, they can also make the application process easier. Hope the article solved all your queries. In case of any questions, write to us in the QnA zone.

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FAQs

Are there any private law colleges that accept the scores of MH CET Law?

Yes, plenty of private law colleges accept the score MH CET Law. Few of the popular ones are ILS Law College (ILSIC), Pune, M.S.S. Law College, Jalna, Manikchand Pahade Law College, Aurangabad, Dr D Y Patil Law College, Pimpri-Chinchwad. To explore more options, dial the toll-free student helpline number 1800-572-9877. Our admission experts will be glad to help you out.

How many seats are reserved for the Foreign candidates in the MH CET Law?

Around 20% of the total seats are directly reserved in MH CET Law for NRI/OCI/PIO/Foreign candidates in all the existing unaided participating institutes.

Are seats reserved for the candidates of Maharasthra in the MH CET Law?

Yes, in MH CET Law, 85% of the total seats are reserved only for the candidates of the state of Maharashtra in all the Government/ Government aided/ University department/ Government aided minority programmes.

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