MH Law CET 2019 is an entrance exam, conducted by the State Common Entrance Test Cell. It is a state level examination, in which only the colleges of Maharashtra participate. The exam is held online and to appear for it, the candidates will have to register online. The qualifying candidates of MH LAW CET will get admission in 3 years LLB and 5 years integrated LLB courses. Through this article, the candidates willing to appear MH Law CET 2018 can check details about eligibility criteria, preparation tips, application form, admit card, result and much more.


MH Law CET 2019

Last year,’ students were given a list of about 21 institutes that offered admissions to the 3 year LLB and 5 year integrated LLB on the basis of the MH Law CET exam. About 10060 seats were available last year at 153 colleges. The figures can change for MH Law CET 2019. Students should also note that just appearing for the MH Law CET 2019 will not guarantee the admission for the 3 year and 5 year LLB programmes. The students should also match the eligibility criteria as laid down by the DHE Maharashtra. further , the admissions shall strictly be on the basis of the overall performance of the candidate in the MH Law CET 2019 exam and the availability of seats at the participating institutes.

Also, don’t forget to note down these tentative dates for the MH Law CET 2019.

Important Dates for MH Law CET 2019

MH Law CET 2019 Dates – 3 Year LLB Dates – 5 year LLB
Availability of Application Form 2nd Week of May 2019 3rd week of Apr 2019
Last Date to Modify the Application form 3rd Week of May 2019 Last week of Mar 2019
Last Date to Print the Application Form Last Week of May 2019 3rd Week of Apr 2019
Availability of Admit Card 1st Week of June 2019 2nd Week of April 2019
MH Law CET 2019 2nd Week of June 2019 3rd week of Apr 2019
Declaration of Result 4th Week of June 2019 1st Week of May 2019

MH LAW CET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates will have to match the eligibility requirements as laid down by the DHE Maharashtra. Before filling the application form, the students must make sure that they match following eligibility standard. Students appearing for the 3 year LLB and 5 year integrated LLB course can check and note the same.

The MH Law CET 2019 Eligibility Criteria for admission to 3 year LLB programme

  • The candidate must be a Citizen of India.
  • The candidates who will appear for the MH Law CET 2019 must have done graduation (10+2+3 year) or Postgraduation (10+2+3+2/3 year) in any discipline from University of Maharashtra/ State Legislature or an equally recognized university/deemed to be university or from a foreign university having an equal status of an Indian University.
  • Students who have completed the above-mentioned level of education qualification from distance learning will also be eligible for MH Law CET 2019
  • The Open Category Candidates (Candidates who have finished the above education from an institution from outside Maharashtra State) should have an aggregate score of at least 45%
  • SC/ST Candidates and the Candidates who belong to the State of Maharashtra must have an aggregate score of 40% in Graduate (10+2+3) or Post Graduate (10+2+3+2/3) level of Education. The Maharashtra State Candidature is explained in the Image below.

Important Note: The students who have completed the 10+2 Education in a single sitting i.e without studying 1-9 classes are NOT eligible for MH Law CET 2019.

MH Law CET 2019 Eligibility Criteria for admission to 5 year LLB programme The candidate must have completed 10+2 or equivalent exam such as 11+1 – ‘A’ level in Senior School Leaving Certificate Course. Students must the supporting documents for their claims.

  • The open category candidates must have scored at least 45% marks in the above educational qualification.
  • Candidates belonging to the SC/ST categories or the Candidates who belong to the State of Maharashtra must have scored at least 40% marks in the above educational qualification.

Important Note

  • Students who have studies the 10+2 or equivalent exam in one sitting i.e without studying the 1-9th level of education are NOT eligible to take admissions.
  • The Maharashtra State Candidature is explained in the Image below.

Maharashtra State Candidature

The candidates who have any doubts related to the Maharashtra state candidature can check the image below. The candidates who fulfill the below eligibility criteria for Maharashtra State Candidature can appear for the MH Law CET 2019 with an aggregate 40% Marks in the Qualifying Examination for the 3 Year and 5 year LLB courses.

Age Limit for 3 years LLB – There is no upper age limit for admissions to the 3 year LLB course. However, they if there will be an age limit, it will be as

For open Category candidates – 30 years
For SC/ST candidates from the state of Maharashtra – 35 years

Age Limit for 5 years integrated LLB – There is no age limit applicable for the 5 years integrated LLB Course. However, if there will be an age limit in future, it shall be as follows –

For Open category Candidates – 20
For ST/ST Candidates of Maharashtra State – 22 Years

MH Law CET 2019 Application Form

The students who are willing to appear for the MH Law CET 2019 will be required to complete the registration process and fill the online application form. Follow the easy steps below to apply for the MH Law CET 2019.

  • Visit the official website of DHE , dhepune.gov.in or mahacet.orgs
  • Find the tab that says “Apply Now”
  • Click on “New Registration”
  • Enter the valid Email ID and Phone Number
  • Check the provisional registration number and Password received on the Email ID and Mobile Number
  • Fill the application form with valid details.
  • Now the candidates would be required to upload the photographs and signatures
  • Fill other details in the application form.
  • Check if the application form requires any changes
  • After checking the details, submit the same.
  • Through the payment gateway, pay the Application fee as mentioned below.

Application Fee for LLB (3-year and 5 year LLB course)

  1. For Outside Maharashtra state candidates, Open Category Candidates from Maharashtra State and all the other candidates belonging to any category: Rs 800/- (Non-Refundable).
  • For SC/ST candidates of the Maharashtra state – Rs 400/- (Non-Refundable)

2. Candidates can pay the above-mentioned application fee via ,Internet Banking, Credit Card/ Debit Card – (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Internet Payment,Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallet, IMPS etc.

  • Finally, click on the submit button and the application procedure for MH Law CET 2019 will be completed.

MH Law CET 2019 Syllabus

For Effective preparation, the students must know the syllabus for MH Law CET 2019 Exam. The syllabus given below is as per the last year. However, it is expected that it will remain the same for this year also.

  • English
  • Logical and Analytical Reasoning
  • Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning
  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

English: This section will check the students English proficiency. The Grammatical skills and the comprehension skills will be analyzed in the exam. synonyms, antonyms, fill in the blanks, English grammar will be asked in this section.

Logical and Analytical Reasoning: To understand the pattern of the question and on the basis of the critical analysis, understand the relationship and draw logical conclusions about the structure.

Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning: This section checks the student’s interest towards law. The candidates can study for the same with the help of the books that are available on this page.

General Knowledge and Current Affairs: This sections will check the candidates’ awareness about the topic. The updates related to the everyday happenings will be available to the candidates. Subjects such as Economics, Civics and general science are asked in the examination.

MH Law CET 2019 syllabus for 5 year LLB course

The syllabusb is same for both 3 year and 5 year LLB courses. Hoever, for the 5 hyear LLB course, the students will alos ha ve to prepare for the mathe,atcical ability section

For the Mathematics sections, students don’t need to worry a lot. Simple questions would be asked n the mathematics section. The questions would be asked on the basis of the 10th standard level of education. The following topics are very important for the mathematics section

  1. speed distance
  2. work
  3. average
  4. Algebra
  5. Venn diagram
  6. Profit and loss
  7. Numerical ability

MH Law CET 2019 Exam Pattern

The Exam pattern will also be helpful for the candidates. The exam pattern for MH Law CET 2019 will help the candidates understand the exam and do the effective preparation effectively.

MH Law CET Exam Pattern – 3 years LLB and 5 year LLB

Type of Exam – Objective Type Questions

Time Duration of MH Law CET 2019 – 2 Hours

Total Marks for MH Law CET 2019 – 150

Marks per Question – 01

Language – English, and Marathi

MH Law CET 2019 Marking Scheme

Marking scheme helps the student know how many marks allotted to each section. Note that the marking scheme is different for 3 years and 5 years.

Marking Scheme for MH Law CET 2019 – 3 Year LLB

Name of the Section Marks
General Knowledge with Current Affairs 40
Logical and Analytical Reasoning 30
English 50
Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning 30
Total Marks 150


Marking Scheme for MH Law CET 2019 – 5 year LLB

Name of the Section Marks
Mathematical Ability 10
General Knowledge with Current Affairs 30
Logical and Analytical Reasoning 40
English 30
Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning 40
Total Marks 150


Important Note:
The candidates that are visually impaired, blind, or have a low vision can choose to skip the verbal questions or the questions on telegraph (if any) asked in the MH law CET 2019 exam. The marks for such candidates shall be calculated on the basis of the overall marks scored in the other sections.

MH Law CET Exam Centres

Last year the the students were offere the below list of exam centres for MH Law CET. Students can check out the list as they are expected to remain the same for this year also.

  • Akola
  • Aurangabad
  • Beed
  • Buldhana
  • Amravati
  • Bhandara
  • Jammu, Samba
  • Ahmednagar
  • Ahmedabad
  • Delhi NCR
  • Bhopal
  • Gadchiroli
  • Dhule
  • Ghaziabad
  • Gandhinagar
  • Gondia
  • Chandrapur
  • Washim
  • Vasai -Virar
  • Shegaon
  • Sindudurga
  • Solapur
  • Hingoli
  • Kolhapur
  • Jalgaon
  • Jaipur
  • Latur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Kalyan- Dombivali
  • Mumbai
  • Mumbai – Suburban Western
  • Mumbai – Suburban Central
  • Nanded
  • Nandurbar
  • Nasik
  • Nagpur
  • Pune
  • Patna
  • New Mumbai
  • Palghar
  • Parbani
  • Panji
  • Rasayani
  • Ranchi
  • Satara
  • Ratnagiri
  • Sangli
  • Raipur
  • Wardha
  • Yavatmal
  • Thane

Participating Institutes for MH Law CET 2019

MH Law CET 2019 Participating Institutes for 3 Year LLB

Universities Location
Smt Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University Mumbai
Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University Nanded
Shivaji University Kohlapur
Gondwana University Gadchiroli
Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University Aurangabad
North Maharashtra University Jalgaon
Rastrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University Nagpur
Savitribai Phule Pune University Pune
Solapur University Solapur
University of Mumbai Mumbai

MH Law CET 2019 Participating Institutes for 3 Year LLB

Participating Institute Location
Savitribai Phule Pune University Pune
North Maharashtra University Jalgaon
Rastrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University Nagpur
Gondwana University Gadchiroli
Dr Bhabhasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University Aurangabad
Sant Gadge Baba Amaravati University Amreavati
Smt Nathibai Damodar Thackerseyc Women’s University Mumbai
Shivaji University Kolahpur
Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University Nanded
Solapur University Solahpur
University of Mumbai Mumbai

Important Books for MH Law CET 2019

With the right books, it would be easier for the aspirants to crack the MH Law CET 2019 exam. The following books would be really helpful for the candiatedtes preparing for the Exam. These books would be helpful for the students preparing for 3 year LLB as well as 5 year integrated LLB courses.

Name of the Book Author Name Buy Here
Guide to MH Law CET (3 Years / 5 Years) Dr. Sudhakar E. Avhad and Adv. Gaurav Sethi Buy Here
Aarti & Co.’s Guidelines for MH-CET Cyrus J. Pooniwala Buy Here
Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis Buy Here
Numerical Ability and Mathematical Aptitude AB Rao Buy Here
A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning RS Aggarwal Buy Here
Indu’s MH-CET Law 2017 M.S Ismail and Rahul J Suryavanshi Buy Here

How to prepare for MH Law CET 2019?

MH LAW CET 2019

Study these important topics for the Legal Aptitude Section

The legal aptitude section will check how well you can analyze the situations that may or may not have a direct relation to the real life. Check out these important topics to easily score good marks in this section

  • Law of Torts
  • Law of contracts
  • Indian Penal Code (IPC)
  • Constitution of India
  • India Polity
  • Geography
  • Civics

Excel in the General knowledge section – Prepare these topics in the Initial Days

To Excel in the geography section, the students must make sure to keep on checking the latest book and also watch the news regularly. It is often adviced to the students who get bored f reading the news every day to listen to the news instead. Watch the online podcasts and debate to gain the latest knowledge on the following topics

  • Latest Amendments
  • Latest Cases
  • New Appointments
  • New Inventions and much more

An easy way to solve logical reasoning questions

By simplifying the idea and finding a starting point you will be able to excel in this section. It is not necessary to proceed with the given order. Just try and find the point which you find the most suitable point to start. To save yourself a lot of time use this technique –

Eliminate 2 options you find irrelevant in the first look.

Do the critical analysis of the rest of the options.

Find your answer.

Doing this practice will help you save a lot of time for the questions that require more concentration

Practice more and more for English section

To get good results in the English section, make it a habit to read as much as you can. The comprehension part of the exam can be easily completed if you have good reading skills. Keep on reading books and newspapers and you will retain what you study. For the grammar section you can take the help of the books and along with that prepare the following topics to excel.

  • Sentence Completion
  • Correct use of words
  • Grammar Rules
  • Editing and Omitting etc

Mathematics Section (5 year LLB) – Don’t be afraid to attempt

Students are often afraid of the mathematics section, however, if we look at the positives – you have 10 marks for free if you have practiced a little well. To fetch these marks easily. Make sure you have practiced the following topics

  • speed distance
  • Average
  • Numerical ability
  • Profit and loss
  • Work
  • Algebra
  • Venn diagram

MH Law CET 2019 Mock Test

The Mock tests will be available on the official website of DHE. The students will get the access to the mock tests which they can take. Practicing the mock tests will help the students perform well in MH Law CET 2019. The mock test will available for the 3 year and 5 year integrated LLB courses. The official website says that the mock tests would be Illustrative and not exhaustive. However, students should practice more and more questions for MH Law CET 2019 since the level of difficulty can be different than that of the Mock test.

MH Law CET 2019 Application Form

The application form for MH Law CET 2019 shall be available on the official website. Students will be able to fill the online application form in the online mode only, Students must make sure that they submit all the required documents along with the application form. The applications received after the last date shall not be accepted.

MH Law CET 2019 Admit Card

The MH Law CET 2019 Admit card will be available on the official website and the students will be able to download the admit card after filling the login details. Students should not forget to carry the same on the exam day. At the back of the admit card you will find some imortnat instructions which youb should read and understand. Also make sure to download at least 2 copies of the Admit card for safe side.

MH Law CET 2019 Answer Key

The answer key for MH Law CET 2019 will be available online on the official website for both the 3 year LLB and 5 year LLB exams. It is expected that the answer key would be available soon after the MH Law CET 2019 exam. Students will be able to check the answer key and predict they are the probable score. The MH Law CET 2019 answer key will have all the answers to the questions asked in all the different sections viz Logical Reasoning, Legal Aptitude, General Knowledge, English, and Mathematics.

MH Law CET 2019 Result

The Result for MH Law CET 2019 will be declared on the official website. Students will be able to check the results after entering the login details. The results for the MH Law CET 2019 shall determine the candidate’s admission to various law institutes in the nation. However, the admission will also depend upon the number of seats available for 3 years and 5 year LLB programmes at the participating institutes.

MH Law CET 2019 Counselling

The students who will qualify the MH Law CET 2019 exam will be called for the centralized admission Process. The will be required to visit the official website and check out the list of participating institutes. Out of that list, students will have to select the institutes according to their preference. Students will also have to deposit the counseling fee and DHE Maharashtra shall put up the merit-cum-provisional seat allotment list. Students will have to make the choice from that list. Later, the candidates will have to personally visit the chosen institute for document verification and further admission formalities.

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