At least eight CETs of significance for students in and around Pune are scheduled between April 8 and June 9. The season kicks off with the Indian Institute of Technology – Joint Entrance Exam (IIT-JEE), which is to be held on April 8.
The IIT-JEE will be held in two sessions with paper-I commencing from 9 am to 12 noon and paper-II from 2 pm to 5 pm. In Maharashtra, it will be held simultaneously across 11 cities, including Pune.
Following the IIT-JEE, the final paper of the two-stage All India Engineering Entrance Exam (AIEEE), which is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education, will be held on April 29. The prelims were held on April 1.
The Karnataka CET, which is attempted by several students from western Maharashtra, especially from the districts closer to Karnataka, is lined up next for May 3 and will be followed by Association of Management’s of Unaided Private Medical and Dental Colleges’ (AMUPMDC) ‘ASSO CET 2012′ in Maharashtra on May 5.
The AFMC‘s entrance test for MBBS course has been scheduled for May 6 and will be followed by the big one – the MHT-CET 2012, which is the state government’s combined entrance exam for health sciences, engineering and pharmacy courses. More than three lakh students appear for this test.
April 8: IIT-JEE 2012
April 29: AIEEE offline exam
May 3: Karnataka CET
May 5: ASSO CET 2012 for private unaided health science colleges
May 6: AFMC entrance for MBBS course
May 10: MHT-CET 2012, state government’s combined entrance test
May 13: AIPMT 2012 final paper
May 10 to June 9: Online test window period for BITSAT 2012