CET Law

MH CET law 2021: Exam Highlights:

Name of exam MH CET Law (Maharashtra Common Entrance Test for Law)
Conducting body Directorate of Higher Education, Maharashtra
Official website mahacet.org
Exam level State-level, Undergraduate entrance test
Programmes offered
  • 5-year LLB
  • 3-year LLB
Participating institutes Law colleges in Maharashtra
Seats offered
  • 3-year LLB – Around 16000 seats
  • 5-year LLB – Around 10,000 seats
Exam mode and type Online mode, objective test paper
Application form fees
  • GEN – 800
  • Reserved category – 500

Eligibility Criteria:

MH CET Law 3-year LLB Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must have passed graduation with a minimum of 45% marks from a recognized university. SC and ST category candidates domiciled in Maharashtra must score at least 40% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • VJNT, SBC and OBC category candidates of Maharashtra must score at least 42% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible to appear in the MH CET law entrance examination for 3-year LLB admissions.

MH CET Law 2021 for 5-year LLB Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates applying for the 5-year LLB admission test of MH CET law should have passed Class 12th from a recognized board or institution.
  • The candidates must score at least 45% marks in the qualifying examination. SC and ST category candidates must score at least 40% marks. Whereas the VJNT, SBC and OBC category candidates must score minimum 42% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible for appearing the state level law entrance examination.

Enter educational qualification details:

  • Enter Class 10th, Class 12th marks, board, percentage details.
  • For 3-year LLB, enter graduation details in addition to the school education detail

MH CET law 2021 exam pattern:

Exam mode Online, CBT mode
Language Marathi and English
Type of paper Multiple choice question paper
Exam duration 120 minutes
Total number of questions 150
Total marks 150
Marking scheme 1 mark for each correct answer
Negative marking No
*The exam pattern of MH CET law is the same for both 3-year LLB and 5-year LLB programmes.            

MH CET Law 2021 syllabus and subject wise marks distribution:

Subject/Topics For 5-year LLB For 3-year LLB
Number of questions Marks Number of questions Marks
Legal aptitude and legal reasoning 40 40 30 30
General knowledge with current affairs 30 30 40 40
Logical and analytical reasoning 40 40 30 30
English 30 30 50 50
Maths 10 10 N/A N/A
Total 150 150 150 150

How to fill MH CET Law Application Form 2021?

  • Visit the official website of MAHA CET.
  • Select your course – 3-year LLB or 5-year LLB
  • Click on the registration link
  • Enter your name, parents name, mobile number and email Id.
  • Upload the recent passport size photograph and signature. The size of the photo should be 20kb – 50 Kb. And signature size should be from 10 kb to 20 kb.
  • Enter the permanent address and correspondence address.
  • Also, fill the bank account details.
  • Select any three exam centres in the order of preference.