MHT CET Counselling Process 2020

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 19 Jan, 2021 09:18

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MHT-CET 2020 Counselling (Round 2)

MHT CET 2020 CAP (Centralized Admission Process) Round 2 seat allotment result will be out on January 25, 2021. This year, the document verification process is online, and the candidates will have to upload the documents while registering for the counselling. The counselling process is an important stage in MHT CET. Centralized and online counselling is conducted for the candidates who clear the entrance exam. The State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra is responsible for conducting the counselling process for MHT CET 2020. Candidates aspiring for admission in Engineering, Pharmacy and other courses that come under the ambit of MHT CET 2020 must participate in the counselling process conducted by the State Common Entrance Test Cell. 

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Table of Contents

MHT CET Counselling DatesDocuments Required for MHT CET Counselling
List of Courses for MHT CET CounsellingDivision of Seats for MHT CET Counselling
What is Maharashtra State Candidature?MHT CET Jurisdiction of Universities and Names of Districts
Applicability of Tuition Fee Waiver SchemeSeat Reservation Policy for MHT CET
How to Fill Online Form for MHT CET CounsellingRegistration Fee for MHT CET Counselling
Detailed and Step Wise Counselling Process for MHT CETList of Facilitation Centres for MHT CET Counselling

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The detailed counselling process for MHT CET 2020 along with the list of documents required for the MHT CET 2020 counselling process are listed here. The candidates will have to go through the schedule of MHT CET 2020 counselling, list of documents necessary for MHT CET counselling, step-by-step counselling procedure for MHT CET 2020 here. 

MHT-CET 2020 Counselling Dates/Schedule

State CET Cell of Maharashtra has officially announced the counselling schedule for MHT CET 2020. The detailed counselling schedule of MHT CET 2020 can be checked below -

Event

Date

Online registration, documents upload

December 09 to 30, 2020

Verification of documents and confirmation of application form

December 09 to 31, 2020

Display of provisional merit list

January 02, 2021

Submission of objections on provisional merit list (if any)

January 03 to 04, 2021

Display of final merit list 

January 06, 2021

CAP Round 1 - Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Entry

January 07 to 09, 2021

Provisional Allotment - Round 1

January 13, 2021

Accepting Seat

January 14 to 16, 2021

Reporting to Allotted Seat and Fee PaymentJanuary 14 to 16, 2021

Display of vacant seats for CAP Round 2

January 21, 2021

CAP Round 2 - Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Entry

January 21 to 23, 2021

Provisional Allotment - Round 2

January 25, 2021

Accepting Seat

January 26 to 30, 2021

Reporting at Allotted Institute & Fee PaymentJanuary 26 to 30, 2021

Documents Required for MHT CET 2020 Counselling

All the qualified candidates will have to carry the below-mentioned documents/certificates in original and their photocopy to the MHT-CET counselling venue.

  • School/College ID Card, Aadhar Card/Any Other Photo ID Proof

  • MHTCET 2020 Medical Exam Hall Ticket And Mark sheet

  • Nationality Certificate Issued By District Magistrate/Additional District Magistrate Or Metropolitan Magistrate (Competent Authority For Issue Of Such Certificate)/Valid Indian Passport Or School Leaving Certificate Of HSC/12th Std. Indicating The Nationality Of The Candidate As ‘Indian’

  • Domicile Certificate Issued By District Magistrate/Metropolitan Magistrate/Additional District Magistrate Or Tehsildar.

  • Class X Mark sheet/Pass Certificate

  • Class XII Mark sheet/Pass Certificate

  • Medical Fitness Certificate

Other Documents/Certificates (If Required)

  • Constitutional Reservation Claim

  • Caste Certificate

  • Caste Validity Certificate (CVC)

  • Non-Creamy Layer Certificate (For VJ/DT (V), NT (C), NT (D), NT (M), SBC & OBC)

  • Specified Reservation Claim

  • Defense Category Claim

  • Person With Disability Claim (PH)

  • MKB Claim (Maharashtra-Karnataka Disputed Border Area)

  • HA Claim (Hilly Area)

  • Sports

  • Hyderabad/Goa Liberation

  • Freedom Fighter

  • National Cadet Corps

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List of Courses for MHT CET Counselling 2020

MHT CET 2020 counselling process is conducted for admission in multiple courses. The seat allotment is completely based on the eligibility criteria of the candidates, their stream in Class 12 (PCB/ PCM), domicile rules etc. The list of courses for which MHT CET 2020 counselling is conducted can be checked below -

  1. B.Tech/ B.E
  2. B.Tech (Lateral Entry)/ B.E
  3. Pharma.D
  4. B.Pharma
  5. B.Pharma (Lateral Entry)
  6. B.Arch

MHT CET 2020 Division of Seats

The State Entrance Test Cell (Maharashtra) has divided the seats available in various courses into different categories. Candidates aspiring for specific category seats can check the rules and applicability of category below -

Category

Applicability

Where to Apply?

Category - A

  1. Maharashtra State Candidature Seats
  2. All India Candidature Seats
  3. Supernumerary Seats for J & K Migrant Candidature
  4. Minority Quota Seats

Candidates who fall under this category must register for the Centralized Admission Process (CAP) conducted by State Entrance Test Cell (Maharashtra).

Category - B

  1. Institutional Quota Seats/ Management Quota
  2. Supernumerary Seats for OCI/ PIO

Candidates aspiring for admission under this category must appear for the certificate verification process conducted by the competent authority. Once the above process is done, the candidates can apply to the institutes directly.

What is Maharashtra State Candidature?

Maharashtra State Candidature is specifically applicable to students who have passed the qualifying exam in a specific university jurisdiction or area. The candidates can check the list of regions that fall under the jurisdiction of various universities in Maharashtra below.

MHT CET 2020 Jurisdiction of Universities, Name of Districts

 

Name of the University

Districts that Fall Under the Jurisdiction of University

Gondwana University

  • Chandarpur
  • Ghadchiroli

RTMNU

  • Wardha
  • Nagpur
  • Gondia
  • Bhandara

Amravati University

  • Yavatmal
  • Washim
  • Buldana
  • Amravati
  • Akola

Solapur University

  • Solapur

Shivaji University

  • Satara
  • Sangli
  • Kolhapur

SPPU

  • Pune
  • Nashik
  • Ahmednagar

North Maharashtra University

  • Nandurbar
  • Jalgaon
  • Dhule

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University

  • Applicable for all districts in Maharashtra

SNDT Women’s University

  • Applicable for all districts in Maharashtra

Mumbai University

  • Thane
  • Sindhudurg
  • Palghar
  • Raigad
  • Ratnagiri
  • Mumbai

Marathwada University

  • Parbhani
  • Nanded
  • Latur
  • Hingoli

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University

  • Osmanabad
  • Jalna
  • Beed
  • Aurangabad

Note: Maharashtra Candidature category students may view the list of engineering/ pharmacy colleges located in the districts that fall under the jurisdiction of a specific university during the choice filling process.

Applicability of Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFWS)

The exam authority reserves 5% of seats in engineering/pharmacy courses offered by various colleges under Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TWFS). The TFWS is applicable only for institutes where 30% of seats are filled through Centralized Admission Process (CAP). Only the tuition fee is a waiver under this scheme. Candidates who fall under Maharashtra Candidature category are eligible to register for admission in engineering/ pharmacy courses under TFWS. In order to be eligible for this scheme, MHT CET 2020 qualified candidates should note that his/her parent’s family income should not be more than Rs. 6,00,000 per annum.

Seat Reservation Policy for MHT CET 2020

Only the candidates belonging to Maharashtra state are eligible for reservation through the counselling process of MHT CET 2020. The seats available in engineering/ pharmacy courses in various colleges across the state are filled as per the reservation policy of the state government. These reservations are only applicable for MHT CET 2020 Centralized Admission Process (CAP). The division of seats across various categories can be checked below -

Name of the Category

Percentage of Seats Reserved

OBC

19%

NT-D

2%

NT-C

3.5%

NT-B

2.5%

NT-A/ VJ

3%

ST

7%

SC

13%

 

How to Fill Online Application Form for MHT CET Counselling 2020?

State Entrance Test Cell (Maharashtra) is the authority to conduct the Centralized Admission Process (CAP) for admission in courses mentioned above. The exam authority will invite the online application form from candidates with a valid MHT CET score. The candidates will have to register for MHT CET counselling through the official website of State Entrance Test Cell (Maharashtra). While filling the application form, the candidates must upload the scanned copies of relevant documents.

Registration Fee for MHT CET CAP 2020

The registration fee to participate in the Centralized Admission Process of MHT CET 2020 can be checked below -

Name of the Course

Registration Fee for JEE Main Applicants (All India Quota and Institutional-Level Quota)

Registration Fee for MHT CET Qualified Candidates

B.Tech

Rs. 800

Rs. 600

B.Arch

Rs. 800

Rs. 600

B.Tech (Lateral Entry)

Rs. 800

Rs. 600

B.Pharma (Lateral Entry)

Rs. 800

Rs. 600

Detailed Counselling Procedure for MHT CET 2020

The counselling process for MHT CET 2020 will begin only after the conclusion of the online application process for CAP. The candidates must register for CAP through the specified official website to be eligible for the MHT CET counselling process.  The detailed counselling process for MHT CET 2020 can be checked below -

MHT CET Counselling Process

Document Verification

  • After the submission of online application for MHT CET CAP 2020, the candidates will have to visit the nearest facilitation centre for document verification.
  • The printout of application form will have the list of documents that candidates must carry for the verification process.
  • The in-charge of facilitation centre will verify the documents of candidates and issue a Receipt cum Acknowledgement
  • The application form submitted by candidates for CAP shall be confirmed only after verifying the documents.

Display of MHT CET Provisional Merit List

  • After verifying the application form of candidates, the exam authority will release the MHT CET 2020 provisional merit of candidates.
  • Candidates who feature in the provisional merit list are eligible to participate in the subsequent rounds of MHT CET counselling process.
  • If the candidates have any discrepancy with the provisional merit list, they can raise an objection with the concerned authority.
  • The provisional merit list of MHT CET 2020 is purely based on the rank secured by the candidates in the entrance exam.

Display of MHT CET Final Merit List 2020

  • After verifying the objections on the provisional merit list, the exam authority will release a final merit list for MHT CET 2020 CAP.

Display of Category-Wise Seats

  • Once the final merit list of MHT CET 2020 is released, the category wise seats or seat matrix is released for CAP rounds.

Filling Online Option Form 

  • After checking the seats available for the respective CAP round, the candidates must submit the online choice form or online option form.
  • The candidates need to login on the official website to fill the online option form.

How Many Options Can a Candidate Choose in the Options Form?

  • Each participant of the CAP is allowed to choose 300 choices of Institutes and Choices.
  • The candidates must give priority number or reference number of each institute and course opted by them in the online choice entry form.
  • After confirming the options in the online entry form, the candidates will not be allowed to make changes.

Display of Provisional Allotment

  • Candidates who have been allocated a seat as per the first option will have to accept the seat allotment and pay the admission fee.
  • Candidates who have not been allocated a seat as per the first option can participate in subsequent rounds by choosing 'Not Freeze'. These candidates can either self-freeze the already allocated seat or reject the same. 

Reporting to Institute

  • Finally, the candidates must download the seat allotment letter and report to the institute within the specified date.

Note: The exam authority will conduct the CAP Round II and CAP Round III depending on the vacant seats available.

List of MHT CET 2020 Facilitation Centres

Candidates participating in the MHT CET 2020 counselling process can check the list of MHT CET 2020 facilitation centres here.

If you still have any doubts pertaining to MHT CET 2020 counselling, please ask your query through Q & A section of CollegeDekho.

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I am currently not in Maharashtra but I have to submit my documents for MHT CET 2021 for which the last date is January 15, 2021. Right now it is not possible for me to visit Maharashtra. So, is it possible for my father to get my documents verified if I am not available?

-Mohit NehraUpdated on January 13, 2021 12:33 PM
  • 1 Answer
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Though we recommend you to visit Maharashtra in any way possible if you can, you can still talk to the concerned authorities of MHT CET 2021 who will try to answer your query and help you out.

You can contact the MHT CET admission authority through the following means of contact:

Address: Directorate of Technical Education, 3, Mahapalika Marg, Dhobi Talao, Near Metro Cinema, Mumbai- 400 001 (M.S.)

Phone: 91-022-2264 1150, 2264 1151, 2262 0601, 2269 0602

Fax No: 91-022-2269 2102, 2269 0007

E-Mail: admissions.dte@gmail.com

Website: www.dtemaharashtra.gov.in

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I have got a rank of 4728 in MHT CET 2020 and am interested in pursuing B.Tech in CSE / IT . Can you suggest me some of the best engineering colleges in Maharashtra ( preferably government).

-Arya ChougaleUpdated on January 10, 2021 02:58 AM
  • 2 Answers
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

First of all, congratulations on scoring such as excellent score in your MHT CET 2020 exam. Since you have a very good score, you can get admission to some of the top notch institutes for your B.Tech in Computer Science/ IT. 

To get the complete list of colleges, you can check MHT CET Participating Colleges.

You can also check MHT CET Cutoff to learn what score you need to get admission to various participating colleges for MHT CET.

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I have approx 90 marks in MHT CET. How much percentile can i expect?

-Ayush Shankar PhadtareUpdated on December 25, 2020 07:46 AM
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Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

You can expect a percentile of 82.6 for your MHT CET score of 90 marks. You can also check MHT CET 2020 Percentile vs Rank if you want to get your MHT CET with your percentile score.                       

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FAQs about MHT-CET Counselling Process

When will MHT CET counselling 2021 start?

The counselling for MHT CET 2020 has already started, and the dates are available on this page.

What is the MHT CET Registration Fee for MHT CET Qualifiers

The registration fee for MHT CET counselling for MHT CET qualifiers is INR 600 for all candidates.

What is the MHT CET Registration Fee for JEE Main Applicants?

The registration fee for MHT CET counselling for JEE Main qualifiers is INR 800 for all candidates.

Will I have to pay a fee for MHT CET counselling?

Yes, the candidates will have to pay a registration fee for the MHT CET counselling.

What documents are required for the MHT CET counselling process?

The documents which are required for MHT CET counselling process are 10th and 12th mark sheet, MHT CET admit card, MHT CET Rank card, Caste Certificate (If Applicable), Domicile Certificate and Character Certificate.

Can one choose their college preference for MHT CET counselling?

Yes, the candidates can choose their college preference for the MHT CET counselling through the official website after the result is declared.

What are the different steps included in MHT CET counselling?

The steps which are included in the MHT CET counselling are Document Verification, Display of Provisional Merit List, Display of final Merit List, Display of Category-Wise Seats, Filling online CAP form, choice filling, provisional allotment & reporting.

How are seats allocated for MHT CET?

The seats for MHT CET will be allocated on the basis of eligibility criteria of the candidates, their stream in Class 12 (PCB/ PCM), domicile rules etc.

MHT CET counselling will be conducted in which mode?

MHT CET counselling will be conducted in the offline mode.

Who conducts MHT CET counselling?

The State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra is responsible for conducting the counselling process for MHT CET.

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