Exam Date : 19th April 2019 To 30th May 2019
Result Date : 16th June 2019

What is MAHE OET?

MAHE OET full form is Manipal Academy of Higher Education Online Entrance Test. Manipal Academy of Higher Education conducts MAHE OET. Manipal University was recently named as Manipal University of Higher Education. Hence MU OET (Manipal University Online Entrance Test) is also renamed as MAHE OET.

MAHE offers admission into 218 programs in 19 different disciplines through MAHE OET. It offers courses in the areas of Architecture, Communication, Dentistry, Engineering, Information Sciences, European Studies & Foreign Languages,  Hospitality, Humanities, Basic & Advanced Sciences, Life Sciences, Management (MBA), Medicine, Geopolitics & International Relations, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Public Health, Allied Health, Regenerative Medicine and Pharmacy.


MAHE OET is a University level entrance test conducted by Manipal Academy of Higher Education for all the eligible candidates. MAHE also offers courses like B.Sc, BPT, BA, BBA, D. Pharm, B. Tech, M.Sc., etc. are also offered.

Manipal Academy of Higher Education is one of the largest technical universities in Asia because of its size and the number of colleges affiliated to it. The university has 19 colleges and 7 departments under it.

A candidate can get admission into the colleges affiliated to Manipal University by qualifying in MAHE OET 2019. There are around 28,000 students from 57 nations studying in various programs in colleges/institutions which are affiliated to MAHE.

MAHE OET Introduction
Overview of MAHE OET 2019
Exam Name Manipal Academy of Higher Education Online Entrance Test 2019
Abbreviation MAHE OET
Conducting Body Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Exam level University
Mode of Exam Online
Exam Date 19th April 2019 
Question Type Multiple Choice Questions
Marking Scheme  The candidate will be awarded 1 mark for each correct response. No negative marking.
For postgraduate programs like M.Tech and M.Sc and undergraduate program like B.Tech, each question carries 4 marks and 1 mark is reduced for every wrong answer.
Duration 2 hours 30 minutes
Number of Seats for B.Tech degree 2,160


MAHE OET Exam Date

MAHE has released the important dates on its official website. Some of the important dates are as follows:

  • Date of Application: The MAHE OET 2019 online application form will be released on 10th October 2018 and the last date for registration is 12th April 2019. Once candidates have booked an exam slot they can download their MAHE OET Admit Card.

  • Exam Dates: Exams will be conducted on different dates for various programs from 19th April 2019 to 30th May 2019.

  • Date of Result: Results of MAHE OET 2019 will be released on 16th June 2019. Since the exams are conducted on different dates, results will also be released on different dates.

Exam schedule for various courses are given below:

MAHE OET: Exam Schedules
Test Name Booking Date Application Last Date Test Date (for 1st and 2nd Attempt) Merit List Counselling Date
BBA 05/04/2019 (10 AM) to 09/04/2019 (5 PM) 25/03/2019 19,20, 21, 22, & 24 April 2019 30/04/2019 NA
B.Des (Interior Design / Fashion Design ) & BSc Animation 05/04/2019 (10 AM) to 09/04/2019 (5 PM) 25/03/2019 19,20, 21, & 22 April 2019 26/04/2019 NA
M.Sc Nursing 17/04/2019 (10 am) to 19/04/2019(5 pm) 15/04/2019 20, & 24 April 2019 26/04/2019 11/05/2019
B.Tech/ B.Pharm/PharmD 05/04/2019 (10 AM) to 09/04/2019 (5 PM) 25/03/2019 19 April 2019 to 28 April 2019 04/05/2019 BTech 31.05.2019 to 08.06.2019 Bpharm / PharmD 11.06.2019 to 12.06.2019
BA Media & Communication 05/04/2019 (10 AM) to 09/04/2019 (5 PM) 25/03/2019 19,20, 21, 22, & 24 April 2019 30/04/2019 NA

MAHE OET Eligibility

There is no age limit set as the criteria for the candidates to appear for MAHE OET 2019. For a candidate to be eligible for MAHE OET 2019, they should have completed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% aggregate in their stream of study.

Candidates have to check for the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. Eligibility criteria are different for different courses.

MAHE OET Syllabus

In MAHE OET 2019, questions are from General English, Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Mathematics. MAHE OET 2019 questions will be asked to assess the knowledge of candidates based on 10+2 syllabus followed by major 10+2 Boards/Universities.

For exams that are associated with post-graduate courses, the questions will be from the under-graduate of that particular course. The syllabus varies based on the exam that the candidate applies for. 

MAHE OET Registration

MAHE will release the application form from 10th October 2018. Candidates have to fill MAHE OET Application Form Details and have to submit it before 12th April 2019. More details regarding registration are in the following section.

How to apply for MAHE OET?

Steps to apply for MAHE OET are as follows:

  • Candidates need to visit the official website and enter their basic information.
  • Once they submit their details, candidates will receive application Number and password through the email id which they provided during registration.
  • Then candidates have to enter various contact details like address, pin code, city etc. and click on "submit and continue".
  • Now they will be redirected to a page where they have to enter their education qualification details. Now you have click on "submit and continue".
  • Candidates will have to choose test centers and make payment. Then they have to check whether every detail that they have entered is correct and confirm it. 

MAHE OET Application Form Details

Various application form details that candidates should know are as follows:

  • Application date: The MAHE OET 2019 application form will be available on the official website from 10th October 2018.
  • Details: Candidates should provide personal as well as academic details in the application form.
  • Application Fee: Candidates can pay the application fee using a Debit/Credit card or net banking or DD.

Documents required for MAHE OET

Candidates will need to have various details and documents ready before applying for MAHE OET. These details are:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Gender of the candidate
  • Email Address.
  • Mobile Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Program
  • Stream
  • Category
  • Country
  • State
  • City
  • Nationality
  • Class X mark sheet
  • Qualifying exam details
  • Candidates recent photograph against a white background
  • Candidates signature

MAHE OET Exam Pattern

MAHE OET is a computer-based test and the duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes. The exam pattern varies for different courses that the candidate is applying through MAHE OET.
Marking Scheme: In MAHE OET 2019 for B.Tech, M.Sc and M.Tech exam (+)4 marks will be awarded for a correct answer and 1 mark will be deduced for every wrong answer. For other courses in MAHE OET 2019 for every correct answer, one mark is awarded and there is no negative marking. 

Candidates score will be displayed on the screen after the exam. Candidates must write the score in the printout of the scorecard in the presence of the invigilator. 

MAHE OET Admit Card

Candidates can download their MAHE OET Admit Card once they have booked their exam slot through Online Test Booking System (OTBS). Admit Card will be released on the official website of MAHE on 15th April 2019. 

Admit card will contain various details like applicants name, the name of the exam, exam center, register number, etc will be present in the admit card.

MAHE OET Slot Booking

Candidates have to book their online exam slot which is comfortable form them and they will have to attend MAHE OET on the allocated slot. Candidates are advised to book their slot as soon as possible as it is first come and first serve basis. Therefore they have to book early so that they will get their desired time slot for MAHE OET. 

Candidates can book their exam slot through Online Test Booking System (OTBS). Once the candiate has selected a slot the slot will be booked within in 24 hours. And then they can download their MAHE OET Admit Card.

How to download MAHE OET Admit Card?

After you book your test slot, you can follow the instruction below to download your MAHE OET Admit Card.

  • Go the official website of MAHE OET.
  • Click on the link which is provided to download admit card.
  • Enter your credentials which are your application number and password that you received during registration.
  • Now submit it and you will be able to view your MAHE OET Admit Card.
  • Take a print out in an A4 Size Sheet.

MAHE OET Exam Centres

MAHE OET will be conducted as a computer-based test in MAHE OET Exam Centres on the allotted exam slot. Candidates will be allotted based on candidate's choice which they have given in OTBS. The list of exam cities are in the following table:

MAHE OET Test Centres
Sl. No. MAHE OET exam cities Sl. No. MAHE OET exam cities
1 Ahmedabad 22 Noida
2 Allahabad 23 Port Blair
3 Bangalore 24 Pune
4 Bhopal 25 Ranchi
5 Bhubaneshwar 26 Varanasi
6 Chandigarh 27 Vijayawada
7 Chennai 28 Asansol
8 Coimbatore 29 Belgaum
9 Delhi 30 Bhillai
10 Dubai 31 Dehradun
11 Gangtok 32 Gurgaon
12 Guwahati 33 Indore
13 Hyderabad 34 Jabalpur
14 Jaipur 35 Kozhikode
15 Kanpur 36 Ludhiana
16 Kolkata 37 Meerut
17 Kota 38 Nagpur
18 Lucknow 39 Surat
19 Mangalore 40 Thiruvananthapuram
20 Manipal 41 Udaipur
21 Mumbai 42 Vizag

MAHE OET Results

The results of MAHE OET 2019 will be announced on different dates for different courses. Candidates can visit the official website to check the MAHE OET 2019 results and it can be downloaded by submitting the application number. The results dates are in the following table:

 MAHE OET Results
Courses Dates
  • Bdes (Interior Design / Fashion Design)
  • B.Sc Animation
  • Nursing
26th April 2019
  • BBA
  • BA Media & Communication
30th April 2019
  • B.Tech
  • Bpharm
  • Pharm D
4th May 2019

How to Check the MAHE OET Results?

Once the MAHE OET Results are announced candidates can follow these steps to check their results:

  • Candidates have to visit the official website.
  • They have to enter their credentials which are application number and password.
  • Now the results are displayed on the screen.

MAHE OET Counselling

Counselling procedure of MAHE OET 2019 will start from 26th June 2019. The candidate can gain admission in MAHE only when the candidates or the candidate's representative are present in the Counselling at the scheduled time and place. Counselling dates for different courses are given below:

MAHE OET Undergraduate Counselling Schedule
Institute Name Program Name Counselling Dates
Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) All BTech Programs (SAGES Category) May 30
All BTech Programs (General Category) May 31 - June 9
All BTech Programs (Lateral Entry) - Diploma Holders June 26
Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MCOPS) BPharm & PharmD (General Category) June 11 – 12
BPharm & PharmD (SAGES Category) June 12
School of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS) All Allied Health Programs (General Category) June 19 – 21
Faculty of Architecture (FOA) B.Arch (General Category) To be Announced Later


MAHE OET Postgraduate Counselling Schedule
Institute Prospectus Code, Program Name Counselling Dates
School of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS) All Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Programs June 22
MSc Audiology June 21
MSc Speech-Language Pathology
School of Life Sciences (SOLS) MSc Medical Biotechnology June 25
MSc Molecular Biology & Human Genetics
Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) Master of Computer Applications (MCA) July 1
All Master of Technology (MTech) Programs June 27 - 29
School of Information Sciences (SOIS) All Master of Engineering (ME) Programs
Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MCOPS) All Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) Programs June 17
PharmD Post Baccalaureate
Manipal College of Nursing (MCON) All MSc Nursing Programs May 22


Q. How difficult is MAHE OET?
Ans. MAHE OET difficult level is less than that of JEE or BITSAt and more than that of state CET.

Q. Can I still apply for MAHE OET?
Ans. The Application Process for MAHE OET starts from 17th October 2019 and will end on 8th April 2019.

Q. What is MAHE OET Exam?
Ans. MAHE conducts MAHE OET in order give admissions to aspiring candidates into 218 programs in it.

Q. Does Manipal accept JEE Score?
Ans. NO, Manipal Doesn't accept JEE Score.

Q. Is Manipal better than VIT?
Ans. Both Manipal and VIT are at the same level but if you want to know other factors, then they are:

  • Placement per 100 students is more in Manipal compared in VIT
  • Manipal fee is more than Vit, but they provide a lot of facilities to justify it.
  • Faculty of both Manipal and VIT are on the same level.

Q. How can I download Manipal 2019 Admit Card?
Ans. Candidates need to visit the official website and login with their credentials (Application Number and Password). Now they can download the admit card.

Q. Can I get admission in Manipal University?
Ans. Yes, you can but only through MAHE OET.

Q. Is there any entrance exam for Manipal University?
Ans. Yes, MAHE OET is the entrance exam for Manipal University.

Q. Is Manipal University UGC approved?
Ans. Manipal University is both NAAC accredited and UGC approved.

Q. Does Manipal accept NIOS?
Ans. Yes, Manipal accepts NIOS.

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