The State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra has decided to alter the syllabus for MHT CET 2021 exam. The candidates must also note that 80% of weightage will be given to the syllabus of class 12 and the remaining 20% to class 11. Candidates who have studied PCB or PCM can attempt this exam.
MHT CET 2021 Syllabus Important Topics
MHT CET 2021 has many topics to cover in both class 11 and class 12. The table below gives students an idea of which topics have more weightage and require more attention from the exam perspective. The table below shows the main topics to concentrate on.
|Important Topics For preparing for MHT CET 2021|
|Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen||Measurements||Three Dimensional Geometry|
|Surface Chemistry||Magnetism||Vectors and 3D Geometry|
|Redox Reactions||Ray optics||Continuity & Differentiability|
|Nature of Chemical bond||Electrostatics||Trigonometric Functions|
|Hydrogen||Interference and Diffraction||Integral Calculus|
|p-Block elements Group 15 elements||Electrons and Photons||Differentials Equations|
|s-Block elements (Alkali & Alkaline Earth Metals)||Inductions||Matrics|
|Basic Principles Techniques in Organic Chemistry||Wave Motion||-|
MHT CET 2021 Subjectwise Syllabus
MHT CET 2021 Exams are conducted under 3 subjects categorized as Paper 1, Paper 2, and Paper 3. Paper 1 consists of Mathematics; Paper 2 consists of Physics and Chemistry, and Paper 3 consists of Biology. Given below are the MHT CET 2021 syllabus under each subject, i.e., Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology.
MHT CET 2021 Physics Syllabus
MHT CET 2021 syllabus for Physics consists of 20% of class 11th and 80% of class 12th syllabus. This subject comes under Paper 2 along with Chemistry and carries a total of 50 marks. The topics for MHT CET 2021 Physics syllabus have been listed below.
|Kinetic theory of gases and radiation||Electrons and Photons|
|Molecules And Nuclei||Elasticity|
|Oscillations||Wave Theory of Light and Communication System|
|Electrostatics||Refraction Of Light|
|Electromagnetic Induction||Measurements Ray optics|
|Magnetic Effects of Electric Current||Scalar and Vectors|
|Semiconductors||Friction in Solids and Liquids|
|Interference and Diffraction|
MHT CET 2021 Chemistry Syllabus
Chemistry is part of Paper 2 of the MHT CET 2021 exam and has to be attempted along with Physics. All students attempting the MHT CET 2021 have to attempt this paper no matter which group has been chosen, i.e. PCB, PCM, or PCMB. Given below are the MHT CET 2021 Syllabus for Chemistry.
|Basic Concepts of Chemistry||Biomolecules|
|Chemical Thermodynamics and Energetics||s-block elements|
|Coordination Compounds||Chemistry in Everyday Life|
|Nature of Chemical Bond||Halogen Derivatives of Alkanes and Arenes|
|Redox Reactions||Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry|
|Alcohol Phenol Ether||Aldehydes|
|d and f block elements||Ketones and Carboxylic Acids|
|Organic compounds containing Nitrogen, Solid State, Solutions and Colligative Properties||Electrochemistry and General Principles|
|States of Matter (gases and liquids)||The process of Isolation of Elements|
MHT CET 2021 Mathematics Syllabus
Mathematics is part of Paper 1 of the MHT CET 2021 Exam, and all PCM candidates must attempt this paper. The questions will be based on the following topics, and candidates can go through these topics according to the portions of class 11th and 12th. The main topics in Mathematics have been listed below.
|Straight Line||Trigonometric Functions|
|Application of Derivatives||Factorization|
|Circle, Continuity||Circle and Conics|
|Trigonometric Functions of Compound Angles||Sequence and Series|
NOTE: The chapter on Complex Numbers in Mathematics is no longer a part of the Class 11th syllabus. Hence, that particular chapter will not be a part of MHT CET 2021 Mathematics Syllabus.
MHT CET 2021 Biology Syllabus
Biology is part of Paper 3 in the MHT CET 2021 Exam and consists of 2 parts, Botany and Zoology. This is only attended by candidates who are interested in courses related to pharmacy and other health sciences. The MHT CET Syllabus 2021 for Biology have been listed below.
|Biotechnology: Process And Application||Water Relations and Mineral Nutrition|
|Genetic Engineering And Genomics||Organisms and Environment II|
|Control and Coordination||Enhancement of Food Production|
|Human Reproduction||Biochemistry of Cell|
|Microbes in Human Welfare||Organisms and Environment I|
|Genetic Basis of Inheritance||Circulation|
|Photosynthesis, Gene: Its Nature||Human Nutrition and Human Respiration|
|Expression and Regulation, Respiration||Animal Husbandry and Excretions|
|Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance||Animal Tissues|
|Human Health and Diseases||Osmoregulation|
|Reproduction in Plants||Development and Plant Growth|
|Origin and the Evolution of life|
MHT CET 2021 Deleted Topics
The State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra has removed several topics from the syllabus of MHT CET 2021. In the table given below, the candidates can find the PDF files containing the topics from MHT CET syllabus which have now been deleted, arranged subject-wise.
MHT CET Syllabus 2021 Weightage
The table given below has been prepared after observing the MHT CET question papers from previous years. Hence, it is a rough estimation of the MHT CET syllabus with weightage, which has been shared below. This is to give a fair understanding of what topics are more important than the others.
|Three Dimensional Geometry||8%|
|Applications of Derivatives||5%|
|Bernoulli Trials And Binomial Distribution||4%|
|Pair Of Straight Lines||5%|
|Linear Programming Problems||2%|
|Applications of Definite Integrals||4%|
|Kinetic Theory Of Gases And Radiation||13%|
|Atoms, Molecules, And Nuclei||9%|
|Magnetic Effects Of Electric Current||6%|
|Interference And Diffraction||4%|
|Electrons And Photons||3%|
|Wave Theory Of Light||1%|
|Chemical Thermodynamics And Energetics||14%|
|p-Block Elements – Group 15 To 18||10%|
|d And f Block Elements||8%|
|Alcohols, Phenols, And Ethers||8%|
|Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen||8%|
|Solutions And Colligative Properties||5%|
|Halogen Derivatives Of Alkanes And Arenes||5%|
|Aldehydes, Ketones And Carboxylic Acids||5%|
|Chemistry In Everyday Life||5%|
MHT CET 2021 Reference Books
There are various MHT CET reference books to choose from. Some of which have been given below.
- Complete reference manual MHT CET Mathematics by Sushil Verma
- Complete reference manual MHT CET Physics by MK Dikshit
- Complete reference manual MHT CET Chemistry by RP Singh
- 24 Practice Sets MHT CET Engineering by Arihant Experts
- MHT CET Biology by Arihant Publications