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MHT CET 2022 Syllabus (Physics) - Check the List of Chapters & Topics Here

Abhik Das
Abhik DasUpdated On: July 28, 2022 12:29 pm IST | MHT-CET

The following article contains detailed information regarding the MHT CET Physics section syllabus like the important topics from Class 11 and 12, important topics, highest-weightage topics etc. 

MHT CET 2022 Physics Syllabus

MHT CET Syllabus 2022 - The Maharashtra State CET Cell has issued the official MHT CET syllabus 2022 at The MHT CET 2022 syllabus contains subjects and chapters that must be studied for the Maharashtra CET. Candidates can find the syllabus of MHT CET 2022 pdf for all topics here. According to the official MHT CET 2022 syllabus, questions will be asked on all topics from class 12, with the exception of those courses that the board has decided to exclude because to the covid epidemic. Below are some of the subjects from the MHT CET  syllabus for class 11 that will be covered.

The 11th and 12th standard Maharashtra board syllabus is included in the MHT CET syllabus 2022. The MHT CET 2022 syllabus has 20% questions from the 11th standard and 80% questions from the 12th standard syllabus. Preparing with the MHT CET 2022 syllabus will enable students to understand the topics and prepare a study plan accordingly. With proper preparation, it is easy to score 40+ marks in Physics. You can check the MHT CET 2022 preparation strategy here. 

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Detailed MHT CET 2022 Physics Syllabus

The following table contains the name of all those chapters from the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education prescribed class 11th and 12th syllabus which are a part of the MHT CET Physics syllabus as well - 


Detailed Syllabus/Topics

Chapters or Topics Class 11th Physics Syllabus

  • Magnetic Effect of Electric Current

  • Ray Optics

  • Refraction of Light

  • Frictions in Solids and Liquids

  • Force

  • Scalars and Vectors

  • Measurements

  • Magnetism

Chapters/ Topics from Class 12th Physics Syllabus

  • Communication Systems

  • Semiconductors

  • Atoms, Molecules and Nuclei

  • Electrons and Photons

  • Electromagnetic Inductions

  • Magnetic Effects of Electric Current

  • Current Electricity

  • Interference and Diffraction

  • Kinetic Theory of Gases and Radiation

  • Stationary Waves

  • Wave Theory of Light

  • Surface Tension

  • Magnetism

  • Wave Motion 

  • Electrostatics

  • Elasticity

  • Gravitation

  • Oscillations

  • Rotational Motion

  • Circular Motion

The candidates must note that all the questions in the MHT CET 2022 question paper will be from the syllabus specified by the State Common Entrance Test Cell - Maharashtra. On the other hand, the difficulty level of the questions will be at par with the JEE Main exam. Therefore, the candidates can also check the previous years' question papers of JEE Main to have an idea of the nature of the questions and difficulty level. You can also check the MHT CET exam analysis of the last three years to understand the difficulty level of the question paper and the nature of the questions. 

Weightage by Subject in MHT CET 2022


Approximate number of questions

Marks per question

Total marks

Duration in minutes

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MHT CET 2022 Preparation Tips

As MHT CET is attempted by lakhs of candidates every year to secure admission in various Undergraduate Engineering, Health Science, and Pharmacy programs into colleges across Maharashtra, the exam calls for a smart study plan and plentiful practice. Candidates should be aware of the topic wise weightage and syllabus of MHT CET 2022 examination to come up with an efficient preparation strategy of MHT CET 2022.

Also Read: 

MHT CET 2022 Mathematics Chapter/ Topic Wise Weightage

MHT CET 2022 Physics Chapter/ Topic Wise Weightage

MHT CET 2022 Chemistry Chapter/ Topic Wise Weightage

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How much time will the candidates have to attempt all the three sections of the MHT CET exam?

The candidates will be given a total of 180 minutes to attempt all the sections in the MHT CET exam

How many questions will be asked from the class XIth Physics textbook in the MHT CET Physics section?

The MHT CET Physics section will contain a total of 10 questions out of the 50 from the class XIth Physics textbook according to the latest MHT CET Physics exam pattern

Can I crack the MHT CET Physics section by simply referring to the NCERT textbooks?

Yes, according to our MHT CET exam expert, you can comfortably secure good marks in the MHT CET Physics section by simply preparing from the NCERT textbooks. However, to obtain an exceptional score, you must also refer to some additional books. Click here - MHT CET Physics best books and find out the best study resources to prepare from to secure exceptional marks.

Which are the highest weightage chapters/topics in MHT CET Physics section?

Dear student, topics such as Atoms Molecules and Nuclei, Electromagnetism, Indifference and Difference, Wave Theory of Light, Kinetic Theory of Gases and Thermodynamics, Stationary Waves, Oscillation and Circular Motion are the highest weightage topics in MHT CET Physics section.


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