MHT CET Application Form 2017

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT CET)

MHT CET Application Form 2017

MHT CET Application Form 2017MHT CET Application Form 2017 - DTE Maharashtra has released MHT CET 2017 Application Form on February 14. The final date to fill and submit the MHT CET application form is March 23, 2017. Before filling the CET application form, the aspiring candidates have to keep the scanned images of their photograph and signature in the specified dimensions ready. MHT CET 2017 application form filling procedure involves registration, form filling, uploading photograph and signature and fee payment. All of the information provided should be correct. The email ID and mobile number of the applicant should be registered. It is to be noted that the Aadhaar Card number of the applicant is not a mandatory field to be filled. No other mode of submission will be accepted by the admission committee. The applicants will have to pay the application fees in online mode. Print out of the confirmation page should be taken for future use. The applicants will not be required to send any documents to the office of the admission committee of MHT CET. The entrance examination of MHT CET 2017 will be held on May 11, 2017. Read the full article to know more information about MHT CET Application Form 2017.

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All of the questions regarding the application process of MHT CET 2017 are answered in FAQ section given below. For participation in the admission committee, the applicants will have to meet the eligibility criteria of MHT CET 2017. The applicants should have completed their 10+2 qualifying examination with an aggregate of 50% marks in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics (SC/ST/OBC applicants should have secured 45% marks). It is also important that the applicants fall in one of the domicile categories of the state. For detailed information read MHT CET Eligibility Criteria 2017.  


Important Dates of MHT CET Application Form 2017


Events of MHT CET Application Form 2017

Important Dates


Start of Online Registration

February 14, 2017


End of Online Registration

March 23, 2017


Online Registration on & Confirmation of Application Form on Website (with additional late fee of Rs. 500)

March 24 to March 30, 2017


MHT CET 2017

May 11, 2017

Things to Keep Ready Before Filling MHT CET Application Form 2017


Since all information submitted in the application form should be valid, the applicants will have to make sure that their documents are kept ready for reference while filling the online application form of MHT CET 2017. This will lessen the chances of making any mistakes while filling the form. The applicants will also have to keep the scanned images of their photograph and signature for uploading as per the specifications mentioned below.


Document Specifications


Scanned Documents




The colour passport size photograph should be recent. The picture should be taken against a light/white background.

File Size: 15KB to 50KB

File Format: JPG



The applicant should sign himself/herself (no capital letter) on a white paper with a black pen. Scan the signature in 200 dpi (dots per inch) scanner resolution settings.

File Size: 5KB to 20KB

File Format: JPG

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Stages of MHT CET 2017 Application Form filling


Filling of MHT CET Application Form 2017 involves four steps.

  • Registration and Form Filling

  • Uploading scanned photograph and signature

  • Application fee payment

  • Confirmation Page

MHT CET Application Form Flow Chart


MHT CET Application Process

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How to fill MHT CET Application Form 2017?

  • Candidates have to click on the link here to register. For registration, the applicants will have to fill all of their required details. 

  • While registering, the candidates need to create their own password. They are strictly advised to keep this password safe with them for all future communications and references.

  • After completing that, the applicants will need to upload their photograph and signature in not more than 50 KB in size.

  • The payment of the application fees has to be done in online mode.

  • The generated confirmation page will have to be printed. 

Note: They must keep the transaction number in mind for future reference. 


MHT CET 2017 Application Form Procedure


Stage 1 – Registration and Form Filling


The applicants can access the online MHT CET application form 2017 from below. Read the given instructions carefully. Then, the applicants will have to click on "Apply Now" to be directed to the application form. The following information will have to be submitted by the applicants for registration:


Personal Information

  • Applicant’s Full Name

  • Father and mother’s name

  • Gender - Male/Female/Transgender

  • Date of Birth

Contact Information

  • Address for Correspondence - Address, City, State, District, Pincode, Country

  • Mobile Number

  • Contact Telephone Number

  • Primary Email ID

  • Confirm Email ID

  • Permanent Residence is a - Village/Town/City

  • Whether the applicant is an Indian national?

  • Domicile of the applicant.

Reservation Information 

  • Category of the applicant

  • Whether the applicant possesses Caste Certificate

  • Whether the applicant belongs to Non-Creamy Layer Group

Other Details

  • Does the applicant belong to - PWD or J&K Migrant

  • Religion

  • Other entrance examinations the applicant has registered for

  • Total Annual Family Income

  • Aadhaar Number

  • Bank Account Details for Financial Transaction (if any)

  • Name of the account holder as per Bank record

  • Name of the Bank

  • Name of the Bank Branch

  • Type of Account

  • Bank Account Number

  • IFSC Code

Education Details

  • Place where the applicants completed their HSC (12th) equivalent examination 

  • District of School/Jr. College

  • Select District of Examination Centre

Details Required for MHT CET 2017

  • Selection of subjects for CET examination

  • Mode of language for the exam.

Create Password: The applicants will have to create a password for all future logins. The password should be minimum of 8 and maximum of 15 characters and must contain at least one upper case, one lower-case and one numeric. 


Declaration: The applicants will have to read over the declaration and click on "I Agree". The security key has to be entered properly after which the applicants can click "Next" to proceed further.


Stage 2 – Uploading scanned photograph and signature

  • Upload scanned photograph and signature as per the specifications mentioned above in the table. 

  • The uploaded files will get displayed on the screen

  • Click on Submit button to upload or on Reload to edit or make changes

  • The photograph should have a clearly identifiable frontal face with a white or light background. Applications with blur photograph of the candidates are liable to get rejected.

  • After uploading the images, the candidates will be given a registration ID.

Important: The photograph should be recent and coloured one, while the signature should be 200 dot per inch (DPI)


Stage 3 - Fee payment

  • To complete the online  CET 2017 application form, the applicants need to pay the MHT CET 2017 application/examination fee.

  • A link will be displayed on your computer screen while filling up CET application form. 

  • Payment of the application fees can be done only in online mode i.e., Credit Card/Debit Card, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/Mobile Wallets for which service charges will be applicable as per the rules. No other mode of payment will be accepted. 

Note:  MHT CET 2017 Application Fee can only be paid after 48 hours of registration.


MHT CET 2017 Application Fee 

MHT CET 2017 Application Fee for Open Category

Rs. 800 + Payment Gateway Charges 

MHT CET 2017 Application Fee for Reserved Category

Rs. 600 + Payment Gateway Charges


Stage 4 – Completing MHT CET 2017 Application process

  • Once the candidates have paid the application fee, they will be redirected to the website.

  • The application number will be generated after the successful submission of the application form.
  • Click on “Generate MHT CET 2017 Registration Confirmation Page” and take a print-out or download the confirmation page.

  • A print-out of the Payment Acknowledgement should also be taken out. 

Note: Keep it safe with you for all future references.


Important Points of MHT CET Application Form 2017

  • Incomplete application forms will be rejected

  • The email ID and mobile number submitted must be valid as all communication will be sent through it.

  • No changes in Name, Father's Name, Date of Birth, Mobile Number and Email ID will be permitted once the application form is confirmed and submitted.

  • After the payment of the application fee, the same will be reflected in the application profile.

  • No documents/forms are required to be sent to the MHT CET office. 

Frequently Asked Questions of MHT CET Application Form 2017


Q1. I have made an error in filling my name/father's / husband's first name / last name/mother's first name/date of birth. What should I do?

Ans: Correction of these errors will be allowed. The applicants will have to send a letter to the competent authority, MHT-CET, Mumbai. This letter should be submitted before the announcement of results and should be accompanied by SSC mark sheet.


Q2. When does the Online Registration for MHT-CET 2017 start?

Ans: The online registrations of MHT-CET 2017 has started on February 14, 2017 and will be available till March 30, 2017.


Q3. Do I have to report to any CET office for online registration?

Ans: No. The applicants will be able to register themselves online from anywhere.


Q4. Do I require any documents to get registered online?

Ans: No documents have to be registered. The correction information of the applicants regarding his/her personal, academic and more information will have to be submitted.


Q5. If I have passed /appearing for (HSC)12th / Equivalent Examination from a School/Jr. College in Mumbai, how do I know if the ‘District of College’ falls under Mumbai(11) or Mumbai Suburban(12).

Ans: If the School / Jr. College is situated anywhere between Colaba and Mahim or Colaba and Sion, then the applicants will have to select Mumbai(11) and if it is beyond Sion and Mahim, the Mumbai Suburban(12) has to be selected.


Q6. Am I allowed to edit/make changes to the data filled online?

Ans: The applicants will be given a chance to verify their details after they provide it during registration. If any changes are to be done, the applicants will simply have to click “Back” and select “Edit”. No changes in the applicant’s name, father/husband’s name, date of birth, email ID and mobile number will be possible. Even after submission, the applicants will be able to edit their information by using “Edit Profile”. The applicants will have to log in using their unique application number and password.


Q7. How do I get login credential (i.e. application no. and password) for logging in?

Ans: During the online registration, the applicants will have to generate their own password. After submission of registration form, the system will generate the Application No. The applicants are advised to keep the application no. and password confidential till the end of the process. Sharing of the password can result in its misuse by somebody else, leading to even exclusion of genuine applicant from the online process.


Q8. If I forget my password that I have created during the process of registration, how to retrieve it?

Ans: The applicants will be able to retrieve the forgotten password by following the given process:

  • Click on Forgot Password.

  • The applicants will have to enter details like MHT-CET Application No., Date of Birth and Mother's First Name as filled at the time of registration.

  • The above data submitted by the candidate will be validated with registered applicant's database. The system will allow the applicants to create a new password if the above entry matches with the submitted one.

Q9. I am not able to upload my photograph and signature.

Ans: To successfully upload the documents, the file specifications should be followed. The file size of the photograph should be between 15 KB to 50 KB and the signature file should be between 5 KB to 50 KB.


Q10. I am an NRI Candidate aspiring for Engineering Admission. Should I appear for MHT-CET?

Ans: Only Indian nationals are eligible for MHT CET 2017.


Q11. I am an ST Category candidate of Madhya Pradesh. Shall I get the benefit of ST Category?

Ans: No. The reservation shall be given only to the backward class applicants of Maharashtra state.


Q12. I am an OBC Category candidate of Maharashtra State and have the caste certificate however due to higher income of my parents, I shall not get the Non Creamy layer (NCL) certificate. Shall I get the benefit of OBC Category?

Ans: The OBC applicants of Maharashtra State should produce the NCL valid up to 31st March 2018 during Document Verification stage of CAP, otherwise they shall be treated as General Category candidates for Admission.


Stay tuned to for more news and updates on MHT CET 2017.

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