MHT CET Exam Pattern 2020

Abhik Das Updated On: 20 Dec, 2019 18:14 IST

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MHT-CET 2020 Exam Pattern (Latest)

As MHT CET 2020 exam had started to be conducted in the Computer-Based Mode for the first time in the year 2019, the State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra is taking all the necessary measures to bring proper awareness about the exam pattern. According to the official information disclosed by State CET Cell, Maharashtra, almost 80% weightage shall be given to the syllabus of Class 12th, while the Class 11th syllabus shall have only 20% weightage. Candidates can check all the important information about the latest exam pattern & marking scheme of MHT CET 2020 here.

Highlights of MHT CET Exam Pattern 2020

The candidates can check the major highlights pertaining to MHT CET 2020 exam pattern 2020 here -

Total No. of Groups 2 (PCM & PCB)
Mode of Exam Computer-Based
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Subjects in PCM Group for MHT CET Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
Subjects in PCB Group for MHT CET Physics, Chemistry & Biology
Total No. of Questions in PCM Group for MHT CET 150
Weighatge for Mathematics (PCM) 2 Marks for Each Question (50 Questions)
Weightage for Physics & Chemistry 1 Mark for Each Question (100 Questions)
Weighatge for Botany & Zoology (PCB) 1 Mark for Each Question (100 Questions)
Weightage for Physics & Chemistry 1 Mark for Each Question (100 Questions)
Maximum Marks for MHT CET PCB 200
Maximum Marks for MHT CET PCM 200
Percentage of Class 11th Questions in Exam 20%
Percentage of Class 12th Questions in Exam 80%
Negative Marking Nil

MHT CET Exam Pattern for PCM

The exam pattern for PCM stream in MHT CET 2020 is as follows -

Type of Questions Multiple Choice/ Objective-Based
Total No. of Questions in Mathematics 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Mathematics 100 (Each Question Carries Two Marks)
Duration for Mathematics 90 Minutes
Total No. of Questions in Physics 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Physics 50 (Each Question Carries One Mark)
Total No. of Questions in Chemistry 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Chemistry 50 (Each Question Carries One Mark)
Total No. of Questions 150
Maximum Marks 200

MHT CET Exam Pattern for PCB

The exam pattern for PCB stream in MHT CET 2020 is as follows -

Type of Questions Multiple Choice/ Objective-Based
Total No. of Questions in Botany 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Botany 50 (Each Question Carries One Mark)
Total No. of Questions in Zoology 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Zoology 50 (Each Question Carries One Mark)
Total No. of Questions in Physics 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Physics 50 (Each Question Carries One Mark)
Total No. of Questions in Chemistry 50 (40 Questions from Class 12 Syllabus and 10 from Class 11)
Maximum Marks for Chemistry 50 (Each Question Carries One Mark)
Total No. of Questions 200
Maximum Marks 200

MHT-CET 2020 Marking Scheme

The marking scheme is different in Paper 1 and Paper 2:

  • Every correct answer carries one mark for Physics, Chemistry, and Biology Papers and 2 marks for Mathematics Paper.

  • There is no negative marking in the entrance examination.

FAQs

What is the weightage for Class 11 syllabus in MHT CET?
The weightage for Class 11 syllabus in MHT CET is 20%, i.e., 10 questions each from Mathematics/ Biology/ Zoology, Physics & Chemistry.
What is the weightage for Class 12 syllabus in MHT CET?
The weighatage for Class 12 syllabus in MHT CET is 80%.
What is the mode of MHT CET exam?
MHT CET exam is conducted in CBT (Computer-Based Test) mode.
Is there negative marking in MHT CET?
There is no negative marking in MHT CET.

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