MHT CET Syllabus 2020

Abhik Das Updated On: 20 Dec, 2019 17:57 IST

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MHT CET 2020 Syllabus

Knowing the MHT CET prescribed syllabus for the year 2020 can be pretty helpful for those aspirants who are trying to secure a seat in either Engineering or Pharmacy programmes through the MHT CET 2020 entrance exam. The syllabus for MHT CET 2020 will comprise of topics from the chapters present in the Class XIth and Class XIIth syllabus prescribed by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education. in order to make sure the candidates do not have to look elsewhere for the latest syllabus for MHT CET, CollegeDekho has compiled all the topics which will form the basis of the syllabus of MHT CET 2020 in the sections given below. 

Through the detailed MHT CET syllabus, the candidates will have an exact understanding of the topics which requires their maximum focus and attention. The candidates are requested to go through the following sections to imbibe maximum possible information which will help them prepare a strategy to crack the entrance test. 

Detailed Subject-Wise Syllabus of MHT CET 2020

The detailed subject-wise syllabus for MHT CET 2020 has been provided below for the ease of the candidates so they do not have to go elsewhere looking for the same. The following sections will comprise of class XIth and class XIIth syllabus and the topics included from where the questions in the entrance will be framed.

Class XI Syllabus for MHT CET 2020

The following topics from class XIth textbooks prescribed by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education will form the basis of questions which will be asked in the entrance test:

Name of Subject Topics from the Subject    
  • Scalars and Vectors
  • Measurements
  • Friction in Solids and Liquids
  • Force
  • Ray Optics
  • Refraction of Light
  • Magnetism
  • Magnetic Effect of Current
  • States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
  • Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Redox Reactions
  • Hydrogen
  • Nature of Chemical Bond
  • Basic Techniques and Principles in Organic Chemistry
  • S-Block Elements
  • Alkanes 
  • Trigonometric Functions of Compound Angles
  • Trigonometric Functions
  • Straight Line
  • Factorization Formulae
  • Relations and Functions
  • Circle and Conic Sets
  • Sequences
  • Probability
  • Series
Biology (both Botany & Zoology)
  • Biochemistry of Cell
  • Diversity in Organisms
  • Mineral Nutrition & Plant Water Relations
  • Development
  • Plant Growth
  • Animal Tissues
  • Organisation of Cells
  • Human Respiration
  • Human Nutrition

Class XII Syllabus for MHT CET 2020

Name of Subject Topics from the Subject
  • Gravitation
  • Circular Motion
  • Oscillations
  • Rotational Motion
  • Surface Tension
  • Elasticity
  • Stationary Waves
  • Wave Motion
  • Wave Theory
  • Kinetic Theory
  • Electrostatics
  • Interference and Diffraction
  • Magnetism
  • Magnetic Effects of Electric Current
  • Electrons and Protons
  • Electromagnetic Inductions
  • Molecules and Nuclei
  • Atoms
  • Communication Systems
  • Semiconductors
  • Solutions and Colligative Properties
  • Solid State
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Thermodynamics and Energetic
  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Coordination Compounds
  • p, d and f-Block Elements
  • Alcohols
  • Halogen Derivatives of Alkanes
  • Aldehydes
  • Phenols and Ethers
  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  • Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  • Polymers
  • Biomolecules
  • Chemistry in everyday Life
  • Matrices
  • Mathematical Logic
  • Pair of Straight Lines
  • Trigonometric Functions
  • Conics
  • Circles
  • Three Dimensional Geometry
  • Plane
  • Line
  • Continuity
  • Linear Programming Problems
  • Differentiation
  • Continuity
  • Integration
  • Application of Derivative
  • Differential Equation
  • Applications of Definite Integral
  • Probability Distribution
  • Statistics
  • Binomial Distribution
  • Bernoulli Trials
Biology (both Botany and Zoology)
  • Gene: Nature, Expression and Regulation
  • Genetic Basis of Inheritance
  • Enhancement in Food Production
  • Biotechnology: Process and Application
  • Photosynthesis
  • Microbes in Human Welfare
  • Reproduction in Plants
  • Respiration
  • Environment-I
  • Organisms
  • Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance
  • Origin and Evolution of Life
  • Human Health and Diseases
  • Genetic Engineering and Genomics
  • Circulation
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Control and Coordination
  • Excretion and Osmoregulation
  • Organisms
  • Human Reproduction
  • Environment-II


How much weightage will be given to the Class XIth and XIIth syllabus in the MHT CET question paper for 2020?
Ans: 20% weightage will be given to the class XIth syllabus while the rest of the paper will be formed from the syllabus for Class XIIth.
What kind of questions based on the aforementioned syllabus will be asked in the paper?
Ans: The questions which will be asked in the MHT CET 2020 test paper will be application-based mainly.
In how many sections will be the Biology section of MHT CET 2020 divided into?
Ans: The MHT CET 2020 Biology section will be divided into two sections - Section I will be Botany and Section II will be Zoology.

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