Quick Access

Exam Info

MH CET Law 2022: Exam Date (Announced), Application, Admit Card, Pattern & Syllabus

MH CET Law 2022 is a state-level entrance exam conducted by Maharashtra to get admissions into law programs like LLB and Integrated LLB that have a course duration of 3 and 5 years respectively. 

The Education Minister of Maharashtra stated that the MH CET Law Exam would be conducted in September 2021. Although notifications for 2022 have not been published officially, the exam is expected to be conducted around the months of October and September considering the COVID restrictions. 

Latest Update: The MHT CET 2021-2022 has released the round 2 provisional seat allotment list and the candidates are expected to pick the allotted seats between December 18 and 21, 2021. 

Continue reading through the post to understand more about the MH CET Law 2022 application process, important dates, exam patterns, syllabus, and more. 

MH CET Law 2022 Exam Highlights

Name of exam MH CET Law (Maharashtra Common Entrance Test for Law)
Conducting body State CET Cell Maharashtra
Official website mahacet.org
Exam level State-level, Undergraduate entrance test
Programs 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

Download CLAT Previous Year Question Paper

MH CET Law 2022 Exam Dates

The below table explains the important events and their tentative dates for MH CET Law 2022 exam. 

Event Dates for 5-year LLB Dates for 3-year LLB
Issue of notification June 2022 July 2022
Release of application form June 2022 July 2022
The last date apply July 2022 July 2022
Registration reopens August 2022
Release of admit card Two weeks before the exam date Two weeks before the exam date
MH CET Law exam date September - October 2022 September - October 2022
Declaration of result October - November 2022 October - November 2022    
Commencement of counseling and seat allotment December 2022 December 2022    

You might also want to check the Upcoming Law Entrance Exams in India 2022

MH CET Law 2022 Eligibility Criteria

It is advised to go through the eligibility criteria for MH CET Law 2022 to avoid rejection of your candidature. Go through the basic eligibility requirements to fill the forms for 3 years and 5 years LLB programs.

3 Years LLB 5 Years LLB
You must have passed graduation with a minimum of 45% from a recognised university. You must have passed 12th from the recognised board.
You must score at least 42% in the qualifying examination.  You must score at least 45% in the qualifying examination.
5% relaxation offered to SC/ ST candidates.  5% relaxation offered to SC/ ST candidates. 
If you are appearing for the qualifying examination this year, you can also apply for MH CET. If you are appearing for the qualifying examination this year, you can also apply for MH CET.

MH CET Law 2022 Application Form

The entire application process for MH CET Law 2022 is conducted online mode only. You can fill the MH CET Law application form by following the simple steps below:

  1. Visit the official website of MH CET - https://cetcell.mahacet.org/
  2. Select the course you wish to apply for and complete the registration. 
  3. Enter your personal details like parents' names, mobile numbers, and email ID. 
  4. Upload necessary scanned documents in the specified format. 
  5. Enter your valid communication details and education details. 
  6. You need to select three exam centers in your order of preference.
  7. Make the payment in online mode and submit the form.

MH CET Law 2022 Application Fee

You can pay the prescribed fee online mode using a credit card, net banking, or UPI facility. 

Category Fees
General category and all candidates of other states Rs. 800
SC, ST, VJ/DT- NT (A), NT-1 (B), NT-2(C), NT-3(D), OBC and SBC & SEBC categories belonging to Maharashtra State only Rs. 600

MH CET 2022 Law Exam Centers

Maharashtra CET Cell provides the exam centers list across the country. Here is the list of centers where the MH CET 2022 Law shall be conducted.

Cities States Cities States
Ahmedabad Gujarat Gadchiroli Maharashtra
Akola Maharashtra Gondia Maharashtra
Amravati Maharashtra Gandhinagar Gujarat
Ahmednagar Maharashtra Ghaziabad Uttar Pradesh
Aurangabad Maharashtra Hingoli Maharashtra
Beed Maharashtra Jalgaon Maharashtra
Bhandara Maharashtra Jaipur Rajasthan
Buldhana Maharashtra Jammu, Samba Jammu & Kashmir
Bangalore Karnataka Kolhapur Maharashtra
Bhopal Madhya Pradesh Kalyan- Dombivali Maharashtra
Chandrapur Maharashtra Kolkata West Bengal
Dhule Maharashtra Latur Maharashtra
Delhi New Delhi Lucknow Maharashtra
Mumbai – Suburban Western Maharashtra Mumbai Maharashtra
Nanded Maharashtra Mumbai – Suburban Central Maharashtra
Nandurbar Maharashtra Mumbai – Suburban Central Maharashtra
Nasik Maharashtra Nagpur Maharashtra
New Mumbai Maharashtra Sangli Maharashtra
Palghar Maharashtra Vasai -Virar Maharashtra
Parbhani Maharashtra Yavatmal Maharashtra
Pune Maharashtra Washim Maharashtra
Panaji Goa Wardha Maharashtra
Patna Bihar Thane Maharashtra
Ratnagiri Maharashtra Solapur Maharashtra
Rasayani Maharashtra Sindhudurg Maharashtra
Raipur Chattisgarh Shegaon Maharashtra
Ranchi Jharkhand Satara Maharashtra

MH CET Law 2022 Admit Card

Generally, the admit card for MH CET Law 2022 shall be released a week or two before the exam. The authorities will release separate admit cards for both courses. 

The hall ticket is mandatory to be carried to the exam center that contains various details like exam date, timings, exam center address, roll number, etc. By following the simple steps below, you can download the admit card.

  1. Visit the official website of MH CET Law
  2. Click on the course you have applied to (3 years or 5 year LLB)
  3. Click on the admit card link.
  4. Enter your login credentials: Login ID and Password.
  5. Click on submit and the admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  6. Download and take a printout of the admit card.

MH CET Law 2022 Exam Pattern

The exam is conducted in online mode and has 150 multiple-choice questions to be answered in 120 minutes. Take a look at the below table to know the brief highlights of MH CET Law Exam Pattern 2022. The pattern for 3 years and 5 year LLB programs will remain the same.

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
No. of Sections 3 Year LLB - 5;  5 Year LLB - 4 (No Maths)
Sections Included Legal Aptitude & Legal Reasoning, GK & Current Affairs, Logical & Analytical Reasoning, English, Maths

MH CET Law 2022 Syllabus

The syllabus for MH CET Law 2022 is prescribed by the Maharashtra CET cell. Here is brief information on the syllabus and the subject-wise number of questions.

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 & 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

MH CET Law 2022 Cut Off Marks

Along with the result, the authorities will release the cut off marks college-wise. The cut off marks are decided considering various factors like difficulty level of the exam, number of seats, number of candidates who appeared for the exam. 

The below table shows the cut off marks for MH CET 2019 Law Exam. Go through the table to get an idea about college-wise opening and closing cut off marks. 

College Name Opening Closing
A.B.M.S.P's Yashwantrao Chavan Law College 86 3098
Abhinav Education Society's Law College 518 4270
Adv. Datta Patil College Of Law, Alibag 160 3459
Agnel School Of Law 39 3056
Ahmednagar Jilha Maratha Vidya Prasark Samaj's New Law College, Ahmednagar 27 4348
Akola Law College 651 5053
Amar Sewa Mandal's Govindrao Wanjari College Of Law 25 2462
Amolakchand Vidhi Mahavidyalaya Yavatmal 8 5176
Asmita College Of Law, Vikhroli (E) 298 3041
Balasaheb Thackeray Law College 219 3947
Bharati Vidyapeeth's New Law College, Kolhapur 21 2504
Bharati Vidyapeeth's New Law College, Sangli 26 2289
Bharati Vidyapeeth's Yashwantrao Chavan Law College, Karad 146 3026
Central India College Of Law Godhani Nagpur 367 5018
Children Welfare Centre College Of Law 273 4110
D G B Dayanand Law College, Solapur 49 3300
D.E.S.Shri Navalmal Firodia Law College 24 2769
Dayanand College Of Law Latur 228 4543
Dr. Ambedkar College Of Law, Aurangabad 24 2789
Dr. B.R.A. College Of Law 51 4731
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial College Of Law, Dhule 53 3888
Dr. D. Y. Patil Unitech Society's Dr. D. Y. Patil Law College, Pimpri, Pune - 18 10 2585
Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh College Of Law, Amravati 392 3879
Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar College Of Law 14 4528
Dr.D.Y.Patil College Of Law, Nerul Navi Mumbai 400706 23 2640
Dr.Milind Yerne College Of Law 577 5177
Dr.Ulhas Patil Law College,Jalgaon 699 5178
G.E.Society's N.B.Thakur Law College Nashik 422005 119 2599
G.H.Raisoni Law College 79 3735
Government Law College 1 1003
Hindi Vidya Prachar Samiti's Hindi Vidya Prachar Samiti's College Of Law 235 3833
Hutatma Rajguru Shikshan Prasarak Mandal's Law College, Rajgurunagar 604 3907
Ibsar School Of Law 372 5154
Ils Law College 3 1414
Ismailsaheb Mulla Law College,Satara 271 4826
J.B.S.P. Sanstha's Bhagubai Changu Thakur College Of Law, New Panvel 631 3783
Karamveer Audumbar Patil Law College, Pandharpur 1404 2866
Kce's S.S.Maniyar Law College, Jalgaon 193 2560
Kes' Shri. Jayantilal H. Patel Law College 80 4590
Kle Society's Kle College Of Law, Kalamboli 61 2876
M.K.E.S. College Of Law 71 4417
M.S. College Of Law 349 5044
M.S. College Of Law, Wada 1036 5028
M.S.S. Law College, Jalna 709 2464
Mahatma Gandhi Mission's Law College 373 2338
Manjara Charitable Trust College Of Law 799 2833
Maratha Vidya Prasarak Samaj's Law College, Nashik 607 4527
Marathwada Legal & General Education Society's Manikchand Pahade Law College, Aurangabad 28 3095
Marathwada Mitra Mandal's Shankarrao Chavan Law College 110 958
Marathwada Shikshan Prasarak Mandal Aurangabad's Shri Shivaji Law College, Parbhani. 424 4075
Mce's A.K.K. New Law Academy 154 4940
Mukul Wasnik College Of Law, Buldhana 1787 4669
Nalanda Law College 158 3062
Nandurbar Taluka Vidhayak Samiti's College Of Law, Institute Of Legal Education & Research, Nandurbar 300 2035
Narayandas Sarwottamdas Soti Law College, Sangli 63 4024
Narayanrao Chavan Law College Nanded 354 4895
Nari Gursahani Law College 156 4925
Navjeevan Law College 237 3966
Noorjahan Begum Salam Ahmed Women's College Of Law, Buranda 1088 1230
Oriental College Of Law 269 2795
Param Poojya Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Smarak Samiti Deekshabhoomi Nagpur's Dr Ambedkar College, Department Of Law, Deekshabhoomi, Nagpur 41 1139
People's Education Society's Adv. Balasaheb Apte College Of Law 26 4363
Peoples Welfare Society Camp Amravati's Late Yadavraodada Deshmukh Law College Achalpur Camp Paratwada 1136 5151
Pravin Gandhi College Of Law 12 815
Priyadarshini Dnyan Prabhodhini's Law College, Phaltan 734 3608
Progressive Education Society's Modern Law College 138 2800
Pune District Education Association's Law College, Hadapsar 574 3304
Rajarshi Shahu College Of Law 348 5140
Rajarshi Shahu Law College Barshi 814 3586
Rizvi Law College 17 4037
S.N.D.T. Women's University's Law School 113 868
Sanmati Law College, Washim 1035 4905
Sant Tukaram Law College,Udgir 972 5130
Seva Mandal Education Society's Smt.K.G.Shah Law School 130 4610
Shahaji Law College 109 2011
Shahu Shikshan Sanstha (P) Devjibhai Hariya Law College 894 4177
Shantaram Potdukhe College Of Law 455 3028
Sharadchandra Pawar Law College Nanded 974 5164
Sharda Education Society's Anand Vishwa Gurukul College Of Law, Thane 430 2963
Shikshan Prasarak Sanstha's Shri Omkarnath Malpani Law College Sangamner 264 3029
Shiva Trust's Late M.L.C Vasantrao Kale Law College Aurangabad 1175 4392
Shivajirao S Jondhale Institute Of Law And Research 710 4122
Shree L. R. Tiwari College Of Law 731 3010
Shri Nathmal Goenka Law College 732 2861
Shri Shivaji Maratha Society's Law College, Pune 120 2742
Shri Shivaji Mofat Education Society's, Shri Shivaji Law College, Kandhar 1829 4953
Shri Swami Vivekanand Shikshan Sanstha, Kolhapur's Law College, Osmanabad 238 4309
Shriman Bhagojisheth Keer Law College, Ratnagiri 583 2865
Shrirambhau Shelke Law College Khamgaon Dist Buldhana 1202 5168
Siddhayog Law College,Khed 895 3706
Sinhgad Law College 42 2133
Sri Balaji Society's Balaji Law College 183 2655
St. Wilfred's College Of Law, Panvel 125 2939
St.Rock's Degree College Of Law 23 1472
Subhadra's Educational Society's S.N.B.P. Law College 752 3137
Sundarbai Maganlal Biyani Law College, Dhule 1437 5180
Sw.Shri.Namdevrao Parjane Patil Law College, Kopargaon 1432 4679
Swatantra Senani Ramrao Awargaonkar Law College, Beed 721 2549
Thakur Ramnarayan College Of Law 144 4818
Trimurti Pawan Pratishthans Kha. Shri Govindrao Adik Law College 602 4909
University Of Mumbai Law Academy 16 2355
University Of Mumbai's, School Of Law, Thane Sub Campus 33 3040
Utkranti Vidhi Mahavidhyalaya, Jarud 3350 4758
V. N. Patil Law College, Aurangabad 331 3635
Victor Dantas Law College, Kudal 590 2098
Vidya Pratishthan's Vasantrao Pawar Law College 190 3428
Vidya Vikas Education Trust's Lords Universal College Of Law 307 5149
Vinayak Vidhi Mahavidhyalaya, Amravati 1528 5137
Vivekanand Education Society's College Of Law 33 3146
Yeshwant Mahavidyalaya, Wardha 896 2969

MH CET Law 2022 Result

The authorities will release the result after 2 weeks of conducting the exam. The results shall be announced separately for both courses: 3 year LLB and 5 year LLB.

The result is declared in the form of a provisional list that includes details like the names of the candidates and their marks and rank. After the result, the state CET cell will release scorecards for each individual, and the result pdf can be downloaded from the official website.

MH CET Law 2022 Counselling Process

After declaring the result, the Maharashtra CET cell will conduct the counselling process. The MH CET Law Counselling is also known as the Centralized Admission Process (CAP). The registration for counselling will happen again in online mode. 

The MH CET Law 2022 Counselling will be conducted in four stages:

  1. Online registration
  2. Document submission
  3. Verification
  4. Providing college preferences

After verifying the documents, the authorities will announce the seat allotment list.

The MH CET law counselling is conducted in multiple rounds. After each round, the category-wise seat allocation list is released.

Shortlisted candidates for admission will have to report at the allotted college and complete the admission process by submitting the course fee.


When is the MH CET Law 2021 Exam Date?

As per the recent announcement, the MH CET Law 2021 Exam will commence from September 16, 2021. 

How many seats are reserved in MH CET 2021 Law for all India Category candidates?

As per the reservation policy of the state, 10% of the seats are reserved for all India category candidates. 

How can I apply for MH CET Law 2021 Exam?

You can apply for MH CET Law 2021 in online mode on the official website: mahacet.org.

How many seats are offered for 3 year LLB program through MH CET Law 2021?

In the 3-year LLB program, around 16000 seats will be offered through MH CET law 2021. There are 145 law colleges and universities that will offer a 3-year LLB.

How many seats are offered in 5 year LLB program through MH CET Law 2021?

Through MH CET law 2021, the law colleges will offer around 10,000 seats for 5-year LLB course.


Scroll to Top