MH CET Law 2020

The State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra is all set to release the exam dates for MH CET Law 2020. The officials will release the information brochure of both the UG LLB courses, tentatively in the third week of December 2019. MH CET Law forms the basis for admissions to several state government universities in Maharashtra and some other government and private law institutions. The admission process will begin with filling up of MH CET Law 2020 application form. Candidates who are planning to appear in MH CET 2020 Law will have to apply through an online application form that will be made available in the official CET website. Successfully registered candidates will be issued admit cards for appearing in MH CET Law 2020. Later, the exam authorities will release answer keys and result. MH CET Law provisional admission process will be completed only after the counselling and seat allotment process.

The state level entrance test is conducted once in a year for admissions to undergraduate course of law, namely 3-year LLB and 5-year integrated LLB. MH CET Law 2020 will be open for candidates from all over India including candidates from Jammu & Kashmir. There will be more than 15000 seats in 3-year LLB and around 10,000 seats in 5-year LLB programmes offered by all participating universities and their affiliated colleges.


MH CET Law (Maharashtra Common Entrance Test for Law)

Conducting body

Directorate of Higher Education, Maharashtra

Exam level

State-level, Undergraduate entrance test

Programmes offered

  • 5-year LLB

  • 3-year LLB

Participating institutes

Law colleges in Maharashtra (MH CET Law 2020 scores will also be accepted in many other govt & private law colleges in Maharashtra)

Seats offered

  • 3-year LLB – More than 15000 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

MH – CET Law Prospectus



MH CET Law Eligibility Criteria 2020


The eligibility criteria of MH CET Law are the minimum required standard for 3-year LLB and 5-year LLB programmes. It is very important on part of the candidate to read carefully the prescribed MH CET Law eligibility criteria 2020. Only after satisfying the eligibility criteria one should apply for MH CET 2020. While the educational qualification will vary according to the requirements of the above-mentioned programmes, there are some common eligibility criteria for both the undergraduate programmes. The basic eligibility criteria are mentioned below.

ligibility criteria for entrance test of 5-year LLB programme

  • Candidate appearing for 5-year LLB entrance should have completed Intermediate or any equivalent exam (for eg. 3 year diploma in engineering) from any recognized board or university.

  • Minimum aggregate percentage – Candidate must meet the minimum aggregate criteria while applying for MH CET Law 2020. The minimum aggregate criteria is mentioned below.


Minimum aggregate required in qualifying exam

General candidates belonging to Maharashtra (as per domicile certificate)


SC/ST candidates from maharashtra


VJ / DT / NT(A) / NT / O.B.C./ S.B.C. Category belonging to State of



Candidates from other states (All category)


Important Notice

MH CET Law 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Exam Mode: The entrance exam will be conducted through online mode.
  • Duration of Exam: The exam will be of 2 hours.
  • Total Questions: There will be total 150 questions in the examination.
  • Type of Questions: Questions in the paper will be of multiple-choice type.
  • Total Marks: The paper will be of total 150 marks.
  • Language of the Exam: The question paper will be in the English and Marathi languages.
  • Marking: +1 mark will be given for every right answer and no marks will be deducted for wrong answers.

Pattern for 3-years LL. B Course:


Pattern for 5-year LL. B Course:

MH CET Law 2020 Syllabus

MH CET Law Syllabus can be checked by the candidates through online mode. The subjects from various questions will be asked in the entrance test will be – Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning, General Knowledge with Current Affair, English, Mathematical Aptitude and Logical and Analytical Reasoning.

Various topics included in each of the subjects are mentioned below:

  • Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning: Study of Law, Legal Aptitude and Problem-Solving Ability, Legal Prepositions, Conclusion-based Questions.
  • General Knowledge with Current Affair: The topics such as History, Geography, General Science, Economics, Civics and Current Affair of the past one year. General Awareness about the world is also included in the syllabus.
  • Logical and Analytical Reasoning: Patterns, Logical links, Illogical arguments, Analogies, Arguments Completing,Drawing well Supported Conclusions, Reasoning by Analogies, Relationships, Logical Conclusions.
  • English: Vocabulary, Proficiency, English basedErrors, English Comprehension.
  • Mathematical Aptitude: This section is to test the numerical abilities of the candidates. Questions will be of 10th standard level including Profit and Loss, Algebra, Time, Speed and Distance, Time and Work, Average, Venn Diagram etc.

MH CET Law 2020 Hall Ticket


MH CET Law 2020 Hall Ticket for five-year degree course will be available on 27th March 2020 through online mode. Candidates can download their e-admit cards by filling their registration number and password. Intimation for downloading the admit card will be sent through via e-mail/SMS to the candidates.

For three-year degree course admit card will be available for the candidates on 5th June 2020.

All the candidates need to affix their passport size photograph on the application form. Candidates also have to bring their one original id proof with hall ticket to get entry in the examination hall.

MH CET Law 2020 Result


MH CET Law 2020 Result for five-year course will be published on 15th May 2020. Candidates can view the result on the website with the help of their roll number/ registration number.

For three-year course result will be declared on 14th July 2020. Candidates can view their result in by entering the required details.

All the candidates are advised to take print out of their score card which will be used in the further process of admission. Candidates can contact the officials if they feel any inconvenience regarding the result.