MH-CET LAW 2021 Notification - Important dates and related information

The State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra, conducts MH-CET Law every year for admissions to the undergraduate programs in Law offered by the various law colleges in Maharashtra. The examination is conducted in 18 cities of Maharashtra, and around 150 law colleges affiliated to 11 state universities in Maharashtra participate in the examination. The applications for MH-CET Law have begun on 28 June 2021 and will be open until 17 August 2021. The second reopening for filling the form will start from 14 August 2021. It will also include OTP restricted editing. The exam conducting body has announced that the exam will be conducted on 3 October 2021. The exam paper consists of 150 objective-type questions, which are to be answered within 2 hours. After the declaration of the result, participating colleges release their cut-offs to provide admissions to the students during MH-CET Law counselling.
MH-CET Law 2021: Latest News
  • MH-CET Law 2021 notification has been released by the State Common Entrance Test Cell.
  • Application form filling dates are from 28 June 2021 – 17 August 2021.
  • Any student who wants to make changes in their application can edit the form through restricted OTP based link from 14 August 2021 - 17 August 2021.
  • Exam date for MH-CET Law have been released. The exam will be conducted on 3 October 2021.
MH-CET Law is a standard exam for admissions to reputed law colleges in Maharashtra state. The exam is conducted for both 3-years and 5-years Law programs. However, the exam pattern and eligibility requirements are different. Here we are focussing on the MH-CET 5-year LLB Exam, which has a seat intake of 10,000 students for the upcoming academic session.
However, candidates applying for the exam must be thorough with the details mentioned in the MH-CET Law Notification. The below-mentioned table will help you understand more about the exam.
Highlights of MH-CET Law 2021
Exam Name
MH-CET Law or Maharashtra Law CET
Conducting Body
State Common Entrance Test Cell
Exam Level
State Level
Eligibility Criteria
Class 12 with 45% marks
Mode of Application
Exam Mode
Computer-Based Test
Bilingual (English and Marathi)
Number of Questions
150 (Objective Type Questions)
120 minutes
Marking Scheme
+1 for every correct answer
No Negative Marking
Email: | Phone: 022-26473719 (between 10 am to 6 pm)
MH-CET Law 2021: Exam Notification
On 28 June 2021, the State Common Entrance Test Cell released the MH-CET Law Notification for the upcoming academic session. After a long wait because of the COVID, the applications for the exam are now available online. MH-CET Law is conducted for admissions to 5-year Integrated Law Programmes at different universities in Maharashtra.
MH-CET Law 2021: Important Dates
Issue of Notification
28 June 2021
Availability of MH-CET Law 2021 Application Form
28 June 2021
Second Reopening CET Application form filling and Restricted OTP based editing Link.
14 August 2021 - 17 August 2021
Issue of Admit Card
To be notified
MH-CET Law 2021 Exam
3 October 2021
MH-CET Law 2021 Result Declaration
To be notified
MH-CET Law Counselling Begins
To be notified
However, even graduates planning to pursue LLB can apply for MH-CET Law Entrance Test. Yet, the application process and examination dates are different from those of the 5-year Integrated Law Programme entrance examination.
There are more than 150 law colleges in Maharashtra that participate in MH-CET Law. Out of 150, we have curated a list of the top law colleges in Maharashtra that offer 5-year Integrated Law. The below-mentioned table will include all the top colleges that you must consider –
Participating Institutes
Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University
Government Law College, Mumbai
Savitribai Phule Pune University
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University
Solapur University
University of Mumbai
North Maharashtra University
Rastrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University
Shivaji University
Smt NathibaiDamodarThackersey Women's University
Indian Law Society Law College
Shakarrao Chavan Law College
Vidya Prasarak Mandal TMC Law College
St. Wilfred's College of Law
Manikchand Pahade Law College
New Law College
Rizvi Law College
I hope the above information will help you in your preparation journey for MH-CET (Law).
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