MH CET 2022 Exam Pattern, Paper Pattern, Marking Scheme – Check Here

MHT CET PharmacyThe MH CET 2022 Exam will be Conduct Through Online Mode. The examination design will contain the examination mode, the number of questions, the marking scheme, and the complete examination model. Maharashtra Common Entrance Test is administered by Maharashtra, State Common Entrance Test Cell, Mumbai.

This is a state entrance examination whereby admissions will be offered in first-year professional courses in engineering/technology and pharmacy. It also provides the D.Pharm course for five years.

It is also known as MH CET 2022 by which candidates can obtain admission to various engineering and medical establishments in the state of Maharashtra. In this article, candidates can check out the details of the MH CET 2022 Exam Pattern.

MH CET 2022 Exam Pattern Highlights

Mode of Examination Online (Computer Based Test)
Medium of Examination English, Marathi, Urdu
Number of Papers 3 (Physics/Chemistry, Zoology/Botany and Mathematics)
Time Duration of Exam 1 hour and 30 minutes for each paper
Question Paper Type Multiple Choice Questions
No. of Questions 100 questions – Paper I and Paper II
50 questions – Paper III
Negative Marking No

MH CET Exam Pattern 2022 (Quick View)

Particulars Details
Mode of Examination Online
Number of Papers Two Papers: Paper I for Mathematics & Paper-II for Physics and Chemistry
Duration of Examination 90 minutes (1.30 Hours)
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) or Objective Questions
Total Number of Questions 50 Questions in each (150 Questions in total)
Total Marks 200


  • Physics – 50 Questions
  • Chemistry – 50 Questions
  • Mathematics – 50 Questions

Marking Scheme

  • Two marks will be awarded for each correct answers (Paper I)
  • One marks will be awarded for each correct answers (Paper-II)
  • No Negative Marking
Language Paper-I will be in English; Paper-II will be in English/Marathi/ Urdu

MH CET 2022 Exam Pattern (Explanation)

In this section, candidates can check the complete exam pattern of MH CET 2022.

  • Date of Examination: The Online Exam will be conducted in various exam centers of Maharashtra state.
  • Mode: The exam will be conducted through Online mode.
  • No. of Papers: There is a total of three papers.
  • Total Marks: Each paper will be consisting of 100 marks.
  • Type of Question: The question paper will be comprised of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • Time & Duration of Examination: There will be three papers which is one and a half hours for each paper.
  • The language of Question Paper: The medium for examination shall be English or Marathi or Urdu for Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. However, the Mathematics paper shall be in English only. The option once exercised about the medium by the candidate shall be irrevocable.
  • Choices for Answering Questions: There is no choice to leave any question. Candidates have to attempt all questions.
  • Marking Scheme: There is no negative marking in a circle the wrong option.

Syllabus, Weightage, and Pattern of Examination: Syllabify of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology for the MH CET 2022, is declared by Director, Technical Education.

  • The questions will be based on the Syllabus of the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.
  • Approximately 20% of weight-age will be given to Std. XI curriculum and 80% weight-age will be given to Std. XII curriculum while setting the question paper.
  • There will be no Negative Marking. However, the difficulty level will be on par with the JEE (Main) for Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and the difficulty level for Biology will be on par with NEET. The questions will be mainly application based.
  • MHT-CET will consist of 3 question papers of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), and Each paper will be of 100 marks. Details are as given below:

Marks Distribution of MH CET 2022

Paper Subject Approximate No. of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) based on Marks Per Question Total Marks Duration in Minutes
Std. XI Std. XII
Paper I Mathematics 10 40 2 100 90
Paper-II Physics 10 40 1 100 90
Chemistry 10 40
Paper III Biology (Botany) 10 40 1 100 90
Biology (Zoology) 10 40

The question will be set on

A) the Whole syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics subjects of Std. XII
B) syllabus of Std. XI, as mentioned below:

Subject Chapters/Units of Std. XI Syllabus
Physics Measurements, Scalars, and Vectors, Force, Friction in solids and liquids, Refraction of Light, Ray optics, the Magnetic effect of electric current, Magnetism.
  • Some basic concepts of chemistry, States of Matter: Gases and liquids, Redox reaction, Surface chemistry, Nature of chemical bond, Hydrogen,
  • s-Block elements (Alkali and alkaline earth metals), Basic principles and techniques in organic chemistry, Alkalies.
Mathematics Trigonometric functions, Trigonometric functions of Compound Angles, Factorization Formulae, Straight Line, Circle and Conics, Sets, Relations and Functions, Probability, Sequences, and series.
Section I – Botany Diversity in organisms, Biochemistry of cell, Plant Water Relations, and Mineral Nutrition, Plant Growth and Development.
Section II – Zoology Organization of Cell, Animal tissues, Human Nutrition, Human Respiration

MH CET Question paper will comprise three papers

  • Physics and Chemistry
  • Biology [Botany and Zoology]
  • Mathematics

Paper 1 consists of 100 questions, and each question carries one mark. The duration allotted for paper 1 is 90 minutes. This paper two consists of 100 questions, 50 from zoology and 50 from botany, and each question carry one mark.

The duration allotted for paper 2 is 90 minutes. Paper 3 consists of 50 questions, and each question carries one mark. The duration granted for paper 3 is 90 minutes.

If you have any queries related to MH CET 2022 Exam Pattern, you can ask your query in the comments section below.

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  1. Aishwarya Vijay Mane says:

    What is the weightage for every chapter in PCM group?? Approximately,how many questions asked in exam from the definite chapter??

  2. Dadasaheb Tukaram Mirkad says:

    I am interested

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