MHT CET Syllabus 2024


MHT CET Syllabus 2024, Check Topic-Subject Wise Weightage

MHT CET Syllabus 2024 – The State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra, releases the MHT CET 2024 syllabus for PCB & PCM. As per the new pattern, approximately 20 percent weightage will be given to the Class 11 syllabus and 80 percent to the Class 12 syllabus. The MHT CET entrance exam is going to be a computer-based test mode exam. 

For more details about the MHT CET syllabus 2024, candidates can go through this article.


What is MHT CET 2024 Syllabus?

Depending on the subject candidates choose, they can refer to the 2024 Maharashtra CET syllabus for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology. 

Physics and Chemistry subjects are common for all and candidates willing to go into Engineering must opt for Mathematics and candidates willing to get admission into Pharmacy/Agriculture courses must opt for Biology. 


Questions in MHT CET are based on the syllabus of Class 11th and Class 12th of Maharashtra State Board. 


MHT CET Syllabus 2024 for Physics

Topics of MHT CET Physics Syllabus are given below.


Physics MHT CET Syllabus
Class 11th Topics Class 12th Topics
  • Measurements
  • Scalars and Vectors
  • Force
  • Friction in solids and liquids
  • Refraction of Light
  • Ray optics
  • Magnetic effect of electric current
  • Magnetism
  • Circular motion,
  • Rotational motion,
  • Oscillations,
  • Gravitation,
  • Elasticity,
  • Electrostatics,
  • Wave Motion,
  • Magnetism,
  • Surface Tension,
  • Wave Theory of Light,
  • Stationary Waves,
  • Kinetic Theory of Gases and Radiation,
  • Interference and Diffraction,
  • Current Electricity,
  • Magnetic Effects of Electric Current,
  • Electromagnetic Inductions,
  • Electrons and Photons,
  • Atoms,
  • Molecules,
  • Nuclei,
  • Semiconductors,
  • Communication Systems


MHT CET Syllabus 2024 for Chemistry

Topics of MHT CET Chemistry Syllabus are given below.


MHT CET Syllabus for Chemistry
Class 11th Topics Class 12th Topics
  • Some basic concepts of chemistry
  • States of matter: Gasses and liquids
  • Redox reaction
  • Surface chemistry
  • Nature of chemical bond
  • Hydrogen
  • s-Block elements (Alkali and alkaline earth metals)
  • Fundamental concepts and methods in organic chemistry
  • Alkanes.
  • Solid State,
  • Chemical Thermodynamics and Energetic,
  • Electrochemistry,
  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation,
  • Solutions and Colligative Properties,
  • p-Block elements,
  • Group 15 elements,
  • d and f Block Elements,
  • Chemical Kinetics,
  • Coordination Compounds,
  • Halogen Derivatives of Alkanes (and arenes),
  • Aldehydes,
  • Ketones and Carboxylic Acids,
  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen,
  • Alcohols,
  • Phenols and Ether Alcohol,
  • Polymers,
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life,
  • Biomolecules Carbohydrates


MHT CET 2024 Syllabus for Mathematics

Topics of MHT CET Mathematics Syllabus are given below.


MHT CET Syllabus for Mathematics
Class 11th Topics Class 12th Topics
  • Trigonometric functions
  • Trigonometric functions of Compound Angles
  • Factorization Formulae
  • Straight Line
  • Circle and Conics
  • Sets
  • Relations and Functions
  • Probability
  • Sequences and series.
  • Mathematical Logic
  • Matrices
  • Trigonometric functions
  • Pair of straight lines
  • Circle
  • Conics
  • Vectors
  • Three-dimensional geometry
  • Line
  • Plane
  • Linear programming problems
  • Continuity
  • Differentiation
  • Applications of derivative
  • Integration
  • Applications of definite integral
  • Statistics
  • Probability distribution
  • Bernoulli trials and Binomial distribution


MHT CET Biology Syllabus 2024

Topics of MHT CET Biology Syllabus are given below.


Biology MHT CET Syllabus 
Class 11th Topics Class 12th Topics
  • Organization of Cell
  • Animal tissues
  • Human Nutrition
  • Human Respiration
  • Biochemistry of cell
  • Diversity in organisms
  • Plant Growth and Development
  • Plant Water Relations and Mineral Nutrition
  • Origin and the Evolution of Life
  • Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance
  • Genetic Engineering and Genomics,
  • Human Health and Diseases
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Circulation
  • Excretion and osmoregulation
  • Control and Coordination
  • Human Reproduction
  • Organisms and Environment-II
  • Genetic Basis of Inheritance
  • Gene: its nature
  • Expression and regulation
  • Biotechnology: Process and Application
  • Enhancement in Food Production
  • Microbes in Human Welfare
  • Photosynthesis
  • Respiration
  • Reproduction in Plants
  • Organisms and Environment -Il


MHT CET 2024 Exam Pattern

Aspirants can prepare better when they are well-acquainted with the exam pattern. Exam Pattern includes details like number of questions, total marks, marking scheme, negative marking etc. 


  • Two marks will be given for every correct answer in Mathematics.
  • One mark will be given for every correct answer in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
  • There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.
  • No marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.


Time Duration
Number of Questions
Marks per Question
Negative Marking
Paper I (Mathematics)
90 Min
50 Questions
2 Marks each for every correct answer
Paper II (Physics and Chemistry)
90 Min
100 Questions
One mark each for every correct answer
Paper III (Biology)
90 Min
100 Questions
One mark each for every correct answer


MHT CET Syllabus 2024 FAQs

Q. What is the syllabus for the MHT CET?
A. The syllabus for the PCM (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) group covers material from grades 11 and 12 in physics, chemistry, and mathematics.
The syllabus for the PCB (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology) group covers material from the courses of 11th and 12th.

Q. Is the MHT CET syllabus similar from year to year?
A. Generally speaking, the MHT CET Syllabus is the same each year.

Q. What is the MHT CET 2024 chapter wise weightage?
A. There is no official notice/news on the weightage of a particular chapter. Each year a variety of questions are asked from all the chapters.

Q. In what ratio should I prepare from class 11th and 12th syllabus?
A. Based on the analysis made by experts, most questions are asked from the Class 12th syllabus. Usually a 20-80 ratio is followed.

Q. In which languages the question paper for MHT CET is available?
A. The questions paper will be made available in 3 languages:

  • English
  • Marathi
  • UrduHowever, the Mathematics question paper is only available in English.



MHT CET 2024 Syllabus is released by the Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell. The syllabus of MHT CET 2024 is similar to the syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics of  Class 11th and 12th which is curated and published by Maharashtra Board.


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