MHT CET 2017 Counselling


MHT CET 2017 CounsellingMHT CET 2017 Counselling – The merit list of MHT CET 2017 was released on June 19 by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra for shortlisting candidates for admission.The candidates can submit their complaints regarding the released merit list by providing valid proofs at the Facilitation Centres between June 21 to 22. The registration for MHT CET counselling was made available from June 05 by June 18. The category wise seat matrix for MHT CET 2017 counselling round 1 will be displayed on June 22, 2017. Shortlisted candidates will require submitting the options form for round 1 of MHT CET counselling from June 23 to 26, 2017. The first round of MHT CET 2017 counselling will start from June 28. MHT CET counselling 2017 to be held in three round and it will be conducted through a Centralised Admission Process (CAP). Through MHT CET 2017 counselling, candidates will be able to take admission into various B.Tech programmes offered by around 366 State Government Colleges, University colleges, Private Unaided Colleges and Government Aided Private Colleges in the state of Maharashtra. To know MHT CET 2017 counselling procedure, schedule, requirement of documents and more relevant information, read the article given below on this page.
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MHT CET 2017 Counselling Important Dates

DTE Maharashtra has announced the dates for the counselling of MHT CET 2017. Check the entire schedule from the table given below:

S.No. MHT CET Counselling Events Important Dates
For Maharashtra/ All India/J & K Migrant/NRI/OCI/PIO, Children of Indian workers in Gulf countries, Foreign National candidates
1. Online registration for all candidates commenced from June 05, 2017
2. Last date for registration June 18, 2017
3. Document verification, uploading and confirmation of application form starts from June 05, 2017
4. Last date for document verification, uploading and confirmation of application form June 18, 2017
5. Provisional merit list of candidates released on June 19, 2017 (upto 5:00 pm)
6. Submission of grievance, if any, for all type of candidates at FC June 20, 2017
7. Last date for submission of grievance, if any, for all type of candidates at FC June 21, 2017 (upto 5:00 pm)
For Maharashtra State and All India Candidature Candidates
1. Display of category wise seats for CAP round 1 June 22, 2017
2. Online submission & confirmation of option form of CAP round 1 June 23, 2017
3. Last date for online submission & confirmation of option form of CAP round 1 June 26, 2017 (until 5:00 pm)
4. Display of provisional allotment of CAP round 1 June 28, 2017 (5:00 pm)
5. Reporting to the Admission Reporting Centre (ARC) for 1st round of CAP June 29, 2017
6. Last date of reporting to ARC for 1st round of CAP July 03, 2017 (upto 5:00 pm)
7. Display of vacant seats for CAP round 2 July 05, 2017
8. Online submission & confirmation of option form of CAP round 2 July 05, 2017
9. Last date for online submission & confirmation of option form of CAP round 2 July 08, 2017 (upto 5:00 pm)
10. Display of provisional allotment of CAP round 2 July 10, 2017 (5:00 pm)
11. Changing the option from Sliding or Floating or Freezing and vice-versa, Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Form of CAP Round 3 July 16, 2017
12. Last date to change option from Sliding or Floating or Freezing and vice-versa, Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Form of CAP Round 3 July 19, 2017 ( upto 5:00 pm)
13. Display of provisional allotment of MHT CET counselling round 3 July 21, 2017 (at 5:00 pm)
Additional Round of MHT CET counselling for Government/Govt. Aided Institutes only
1. a) Display of vacant seats for additional roundb) Online submission & confirmation of option form July 31, 2017
2. Last date for online submission & confirmation of option form August 01, 2017 (upto 5:00 pm)
3. Display of provisional allotment August 03, 2017
4. Reporting to the allotted institute and confirmation of admission August 04, 2017
5. Last date for reporting to the allotted institute and confirmation of admission August 06, 2017 (upto 5:00 pm)
Commencement of Classes and Cut Off Date for Admissions
1. Commencement of academic session for all institutes August 01, 2017
2. Cut-off date for admission August 14, 2017

MHT CET Provisional Seat Matrix

Documents Verification for MHT CET 2017 Counselling

It is mandatory for each and every candidate to register themselves for MHT CET counselling, get the documents verified and confirm application form at the designated facilitation centre. The list of documents are as given below:

  • Class X mark sheet and pass certificate
  • Class XII mark sheet and pass certificate
  • Admit Card of MHT CET 2017
  • Score card of MHT CET 2017
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Admit Card and Score card of JEE Main 2017(For candidates applying through JEE Main 2017)
  • Character certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • School leaving certificate
  • Domicile of Maharashtra (if applicable)

The verification of documents and confirmation of application form by candidates belonging to Maharashtra and outside the state have to be done in the following way:

  • Candidates belonging to Maharashtra state/All India have to verify their documents and confirm their application form for admission in person at the designated FC
  • J & K Migrant/NRI/PIO/OCI/CIWGC/FN candidates have to send the print out of online filled & confirmed application form & required documents by hand/speed post/courier for verification & confirmation to the following address:

The Principal,

Sardar Patel College of Engineering (SPCE),
Versova Road, Munshi Nagar,
Andheri (West), Mumbai-400058

MHT CET 2017 Counselling Procedure

Candidates have to go through the following steps to successfully register for Counselling of MHT CET 2017:

To register for MHT CET 2017 Counselling– Click here

Step 1. Registration

Candidates have to click on the link above and click on “New Registration” button and then select their nationality. In the registration form for MHT CET counselling, candidates have to enter the following details:

Personal Details

  • Candidate’s name
  • Father’s name
  • Mother’s name
  • Gender
  • Religion
  • Mother tongue
  • Annual income of family

Communication Details

  • Address
  • Mobile number
  • Email ID

Select Security Question

  • Security question
  • Security answer

Create a Password

Candidates have to follow the rules given below while creating the password:

  • The password must be between 8 to 13 characters
  • It should contain at least one upper and one lower case character
  • It should have at least one number and a special character

Step 2. Candidature Category Details

As per the domicile, applicants have to choose any one of the following categories:

  • Maharashtra (Type A): Candidates who are domiciled/ born in Maharashtra and have qualified class X and XII/ Diploma/ B.Sc. From the state of Maharashtra.
  • Maharashtra (Type B): Candidates whose either of the parent is domicile of Maharashtra state.
  • Maharashtra (Type C): Either of the parents of the candidates must be an employee of the Government of India or undertaking of Indian Government. He/she must have been posted and reported for duty in the state of Maharashtra before the last date of submitting the Application Form of MHT CET 2017 counselling.
  • Maharashtra (Type D): Candidates whose father/ mother is an employee of the Government of Maharashtra or state undertaking.
  • Maharashtra (Type E): Candidates must have qualified class X or XII/Diploma/ B.Sc. From a recognised institute situated in a disputed Maharashtra- Karnataka Border Area. The mother tongue of the candidates must be Marathi.

OMS: Candidates who belong to states other than Maharashtra.

  • J&K Migrant: Students who have migrated from the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The applicants must be of the following type: J-1 Type/ J-2 Type/ J-3 Type
  • NRI: Candidates who are Non-Resident Indian
  • PIO/OCI: Students who are Persons of Indian Origin or Overseas Citizen of India
  • Foreign Students: Candidates belonging to foreign countries
  • CIWGC: Candidates who are ward of Indian workers in Gulf countries
  • GoI: Applicants who are nominee of Government of India

Step 3. Enter Qualification Details

In this section, candidates have to enter their academic information. They have to enter the subject wise and overall marks obtained in class X and XII or any equivalent exam.

Step 4. Exam Details

At this stage, candidates have to enter exam details of MHT CET 2017/JEE Main 2017 (whichever applicable) through which they are seeking admission.

Step 6. Uploading of Scanned Images

Applicants have to upload their passport size photograph and signature. Before uploading, candidates must ensure that the images are clear and identifiable. Candidates must click on the ‘Preview’ button and check the images before uploading. The specification of the images are as given below:

S.No. Scanned Images Dimension Size Format
1. Photograph 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height) 5 KB to 99 KB Jpg/jpeg/png
2. Signature 3.5 cm (width) x 1.5 cm (height) 2 KB to 29 KB Jpg/jpeg/png

Step 7. MHT CET 2017 Counselling Fee

Candidates who have registered and appeared in MHT CET 2017 are not required to pay any fee at the time of registration for counselling. However, candidates who are applying through JEE Main 2017 paper 1 score and have not registered for MHT CET 2017 have to pay the admission fee amount at the time of registration.

Candidates have the remit the MHT CET counselling fee online through credit card/debit card/Net banking. The prescribed fee structure is as given below in the table:

S.No. Category MHT CET 2017 Counselling Fee
1. General category candidates Rs. 800
2. Reserved category candidates belonging to Maharashtra state only Rs. 600
3. NRI/OCI/PIO, Foreign National Candidates Rs. 5000

Highlights of MHT CET 2017 Counselling

  • Only those candidates whose name is included in the merit list and who have completed all the required formalities can participate in the counselling for admission provided they fulfil the eligibility criteria of MHT CET
  • Candidate can avail IT facilities free of cost available at Facilitation Centre (FC) for submission, confirmation of application form for MHT CET 2017 counselling
  • All FC’s will remain open on all days excluding holidays and Sundays for submission & confirmation of application form during the given schedule between 10:00 am to 5.00 pm
  • If candidates fail to confirm online filled application form at FC, then such applications will be rejected and name of such candidates will not appear in the merit list(s) prepared for the purpose of admission for both CAP as well as Non-CAP process
  • Application received after the last date from candidates belonging to J & K Migrant candidates will be rejected and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard. Such Candidates will get the Receipt-cum-Acknowledgement through their login after confirmation of application form
  • Reserved category candidates unable to produce Caste/Tribe Validity Certificate have to submit self-attested Xerox copy of Proforma H on Non Judicial Bond Paper worth Rs. 100. The original copy of the same must be retained by the Candidates to be submitted at the allotted institute while reporting for admission
  • In case, candidates seeking admission under reserved category are unable to produce Caste/Tribe certificate during documents verification phase have to pay difference of fees of Rs. 200 at the FC through online mode
  • Candidates who do not change the options already filled in for CAP round 1 or 2, their already filled in & confirmed options will be considered for allotment in subsequent rounds of MHT CET 2017 counselling
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