MH-CET PATTERN & SYLLABUS


The government of Maharashtra will conduct the MH-CET law 2020 exam for admission to the 3-year and 5-year law program in the state of Maharashtra. DTE conducts the MH-CET law exam online. MH-CET was introduced in 2016 by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra as a common entrance test for students seeking admissions to various government law colleges in the state. Nearly 15,000 students write MH-CET (5-year Law) every year.

 

Eligibility criteria

For MAH LLB (5 Years)

Educational Qualifications: 10+2 passed/appearing
Minimum marks in qualifying exam

  • 45%in aggregate for Open, SEBC, and Economically Weaker Section (EWS) Category candidates and all India candidates.
  • 40%in aggregate for candidate belonging to SC and ST category from Maharashtra state.
  • 42%in aggregate for VJNT, SBC, OBC categories belonging to state of Maharashtra

 

MH-CET Law 2020 Exam Pattern

Exam mode

Online

Language

Marathi and English

Type of questions

MCQs

Exam duration

2 hours
Extra time will be allotted to several PwD candidates (based on the kind of disability)

Total number of questions

150

Total marks

150

Marking scheme

1 mark for each correct answer

Negative marking

No

 

 

MH-CET Law 2020 Exam Pattern: For Five-Year LLB

Section

No. of Questions

English

30

Mathematical Aptitude

10

Logical &Analytical Reasoning

40

General Awareness with Current Affairs

30

Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning

40

Total

150

 

MH-CET Law 2020 Syllabus

  • Legal aptitude & Legal Reasoning: Indianpolity, including Executive, Judiciary and Legislature, Law propositions with facts, the Constitution, etc.
  • General knowledge with Current Affairs: Indian geography, current affairs, latest rules and amendments, etc.
  • Logical & Analytical Reasoning: Reasoning by analogy, completing arguments, drawing well-supported conclusions, puzzles, blood relations, series, etc. 
  • English: Vocabulary, synonyms &antonyms, analogies, idioms &phrases, sentence improvementand rearrangement, fill in the blanks, etc. 
  • Maths (Only for 5-year LLB): Speed &distance, profit &loss, time &work, Algebra, etc.

 

Some Good Colleges:

MH-CET LAW scores and ranks are accepted by colleges in Maharashtra, of which some of the top ones are:

  • Government Law College (GLC) - Mumbai
  • ILS Law College - Pune
  • SVKM's Pravin Gandhi College of Law - Mumbai
  • Rizvi Law College - Mumbai
  • Vivekanand Education Society's College of Law - Mumbai