What is MU OET?
MU OET 2019 full form is Manipal University Online Entrance Test 2019. MU OET is a university level entrance test and is conducted by Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE). MAHE offers seat into 218 programs in 19 disciplines through MU OET 2019.
Manipal University is one of the largest technical universities not only in India but perhaps in Asia. Not only because of its gigantic size but also for the number of colleges affiliated to it and for geographic dispersion. Manipal University (MU) has now changed its name to Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE).
MAHE: T.M.A Pai established Manipal University in 1953 as Kasturba Medical college. After five years it was renamed as Manipal University. In 1979 after the death of T.M.A. Pai, Ramdas Pi took over the management in 1979. There are 19 colleges and 7 departments under the university.
Courses: Manipal Academy of Higher Education offers 218 programs in 19 disciplines.
Affiliation: There are a total of 19 colleges affiliated to MAHE and there are 7 departments in it.
Syllabus: Candidates can refer to the MU OET 2019 Syllabus to prepare for the test. MU OET 2019 syllabus is released by Conducting body. Candidates can download MU OET Sample papers and refer it to prepare for the exam.
Enrollment: Currently, around 28,000 students from 57 nations are studying various programmes in colleges/institutions which are affiliated with MAHE.
Application form: Candidates can apply for MU OET 2019 through the online application. MAHE has not provided an option to apply for MU OET 2019 through an offline application Form. The online application form is available from 17th October 2019 till 8th April 2019.
|Exam Name||Manipal University Online Entrance Test 2019|
|Acronym||MU OET 2019|
|Conducted by||Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE)|
|Exam level||University level exam|
|Examination Date||19th April 2019|
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice Questions with a single correct response.|
|Marking Scheme||For Correct Answer, the candidate will be awarded 4 marks.|
|Negative Marking||For every wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted.|
|Duration of Exam||2 and a half hours|
|Total Number of B. Tech Seats through MU OET 2019||2,160|
- What is MU OET?
- MU OET Exam Date
- MU OET Eligibility
- MU OET Syllabus
- MU OET Registration
- MU OET Exam Pattern
- MU OET Admit Card
- MU OET Exam Centres
- MU OET Result
- MU OET Counselling
- MU OET FAQs
- Related Exams
MU OET Exam Date
Candidates should be aware of the MU OET Exam Date along with other MU OET Important Dates. Some of the important dates which candidates should remember are:
- Application form Release Date: MAHE will release MU OET 2019 application form on 17th October 2019 and the last date to apply is 8th April 2019.
- MU OET 2019 Slot Booking: Slot booking for MU OET 2019 starts from 31st March 2019.
- Exam Date: MAHE will conduct MU OET from 19th April 2019 to 28th April 2019.
MU OET Eligibility
MAHE sets the eligibility criteria for various courses offered through MU OET. Candidates should satisfy all criteria set by MAHE else he/she will be subjected to rejection. MU OET Eligibility Criteria varies for different courses. Some of the basic eligibility criteria set by the MAHE are:
- Education Qualification: The candidate should have a minimum of 50% marks in relevant subjects.
- Intermediate graduates or equivalent examination from a recognized board can register.
- Undergraduate Programs: Candidates should have taken relevant subjects in their 10+2 or equivalent.
- Postgraduate Programs: Candidates should have done their Undergraduation in a relevant program.
- Age Criteria: There are no age criteria to attend the Manipal University Online Entrance Test 2019.
- Foreign Nationals can apply for MU OET, but they should have certificates which MAHE demands.
- Admission process for Foreign Nationals will be on the basis of merit in the qualifying exam.
MU OET Syllabus
MAHE has released specific syllabus for various programs in MU OET. The syllabus for admissions into undergraduate programs through MU OET will be based on 10+2 syllabus. Some of the important details are:
- Test papers: MAHE has divided MU OET 2019 paper into five sections namely Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and General English.
- MU OET 2019 Syllabus will concentrate on students grasp on the 11th and 12th syllabus and also candidate's fluency in English.
- Difficulty Level: The Questions will in MU OET be based on 10+2 syllabus followed by major 10+2 Boards/Universities.
MU OET Registration
Online Application Form for MU OET will be available from 17th October 2019 on the official website. Candidates can apply for MU OET 2019 till 8th April 2019. Details of application form like application process, MU OET Application Form Details and various documents required for applying are mentioned below.
How to apply for MU OET?
Students willing to appear for MU OET 2019 will have to register for the exam by visiting the official site of MU OET 2019. Process of filling Application form for MU OET involves 5 steps which are:
- Step 1: The eligible candidate has to fill in their personal information, course, category and location. After successfully filling the registration form, candidates will receive their credentials.
- Step 2: Candidates have to log in using their credentials and should enter their contact details.
- Step 3: In this step, candidates should enter their qualification details.
- Step 4: Candidates should choose 2 exam centres, the programs and should pay the fee.
- Step 5: The applicants should check their details and confirm that all the details are correct.
MU OET Application Form Details
The application form for MU OET will be available on the official website from 17th October 2019. The last date to apply for MU OET is 8th April 2019. MU OET 2019 application form is available as an online application.
Application Form: Candidates who want to participate in MU OET 2019 have to fill and submit the application form via online mode.
Application Form Fee: The application form fee for MU OET is INR 2000/-.
Payment: Candidates can pay the MU OET 2019 Application Fee through both online and offline mode of payment. Candidates can pay through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking/ Demand Draft.
Prerequisites to apply for MU OET
Candidates should have the following documents/information ready while applying for MU OET.
- Candidate' valid mobile number.
- Candidate's valid Email ID.
- Scanned image of the photograph.
- Scanned image of the signature.
- Qualification details.
- Credit/Debit/Net banking details (for online fee payment) or
- Details of demand draft (for candidates paying the application fee through offline mode i.e. Demand Draft).
MU OET Exam Pattern
MAHE conducts MU OET 2019 as a computer-based exam for a duration of two and a half hour (150) minutes. There are different marking scheme for different courses.
B.Tech, M.Sc, and M.Tech: Correct answer: (+) 4 marks. Incorrect answer: (-) 1 mark;
Other courses: Correct answer: (+) 1 mark. There is no negative marking. Candidates can take advantage of this by answering all the questions.
The exam pattern for B.Tech course is given as follows:
|Subjects||No. of Questions|
|English & General Aptitude||30|
Exam Pattern for BBA Course in MU OET is given as follows
|Subjects||No. of Questions|
Exam Pattern for MCA course is given as follows:
|Subjects||No. of Questions|
MU OET Admit Card
Candidates will be issued MU OET Admit Card only if they have booked their slots using the Online Test Booking System (OTBS). They can book MU OET Test Slots from 5th April 2019 to 9th April 2019.
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MAHE will issue admit card to candidates who have booked their slot using OTBS.
How to download MU OET Admit Card?
Candidates can visit the official website of the MU OET 2019 and log in using their credentials (Application Number and password generated during the application process). Once you have logged in, you can view the MU OET 2019 Admit Card and download it.
MU OET Exam Centres
Candidates can select 2 exam centres of their preference when they are applying for the MU OET 2019. Candidates can choose from 43 MU OET Exam Centres located in India, Dubai, and Portblair. They can choose 2 exam centres based on their convenience and they will be allotted based on the availability of slot in that exam centre.
MU OET Result
MAHE, the conducting authority of the exam will release the MU OET 2019 Result on the official website. The MU OET Result Date will vary depending on the course. Result dates are:
|B.Des (Interior Design / Fashion Design)||26th April 2019|
|BBA||30th April 2019|
|BA Media & Communication|
|B.Tech||4th May 2019|
How to download MU OET Result?
MAHE will announce results for various courses on different dates. You can visit their official website and enter your application number. Once you have entered your correct application number submit it, you will be able to view and download MU OET 2019 result.
MU OET Counselling
Counselling dates for MU OET vary for different courses. Candidates will have to bring required documents to the MU OET 2019 Counselling, on the allotted time and date. The tentative counselling dates for different courses are:
|Course||Counselling dates (tentative)|
|Bpharm /Pharm D||11th June 2019 to 12th June 2019|
|B.Tech||31st May 2019 to 8th June 2019|
|BBA||To Be Announced Later|
|B.A. Media and Communication||To Be Announced Later|
|B.Des (Interior Design / Fashion Design)B.Sc Animation||To Be Announced Later|
|M.Sc Nursing||11th May 2019|
The absence of the candidate or representative at the indicated reporting time and date for counselling will result in the instantaneous forfeiture of the candidate to claim a seat.
Required Documents for MU OET 2019 Counselling are:
- MU OET Admit Card.
- MU OET Score Card or rank card.
- 10th or equivalent exam mark sheet.
- 12th or equivalent exam mark sheet.
- Character certificate.
- Category certificate (if required).
Courses Offered through MU OET 2019:
The undergraduate courses offered through MU OET 2019 are given as follows.
|BBA Financial Markets|
|BBA e-Banking & Finance|
|BBA Logistics & Supply Chain|
|BBA Family Business Management|
|BBA Insurance and Risk Management|
|Bachelor of Pharmacy|
|BA Media & Communication|
|B.Tech Aeronautical Engineering|
|B.Tech Automobile Engineering|
|BTech Biomedical Engineering|
|B.Tech Biotechnology Engineering|
|B.Tech Chemical Engineering|
|B.Tech Civil Engineering|
|B.Tech Computer & Communication Engineering|
|B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering|
|B.Tech Electrical & Electronics|
|B.Tech Electronics & Communication|
|B.Tech Industrial & Production Engineering|
|B.Tech Information Technology|
|B.Tech Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering|
|B.Tech Mechanical Engineering|
|B.Tech Media Technology|
The Postgraduate courses offered through MU OET 2019 are enumerated in the table below.
|M.Sc Medical – Anatomy|
|M.Sc Medical – Biochemistry|
|M.Sc Medical – Microbiology|
|M.Sc Medical – Pharmacology|
|M.Sc Medical – Physiology|
|M.Sc in Clinical Virology|
|M.Sc Clinical Psychology|
|M.Sc in Audiology MSc (Aud)|
|M.Sc in Speech-Language Pathology M.Sc (SLP)|
|M.Sc Medical Biotechnology|
|M.Sc (Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Biology)|
|M.Sc Molecular Biology & Human Genetics|
|ME (Medical Software)|
|ME (VLSI Design)|
|ME (Embedded Systems)|
|ME (Embedded and Wireless Technology)|
|ME (Computing Technologies and Virtualization)|
|ME (Embedded Systems and Instrumentation) – ESIGELEC, France|
|ME (Automotive Embedded Systems) – ESIGELEC, France|
|ME (Cloud Computing)|
|ME (Big Data and Data Analytics)|
|Masters in Physiotherapy|
|M.Pharm - Master of Pharmacy|
|Pharm.D Post Baccalaureate|
|M.Tech Advanced Thermal Power & Energy Systems|
|M.Tech Aerospace Engineering|
|M.Tech Automobile Engineering|
|M.Tech Biomedical Engineering|
|M.Tech Chemical Engineering|
|M.Tech Computer Aided Analysis & Design|
|M.Tech Computer Networking & Engineering|
|M.Tech Computer Science & Engineering|
|M.Tech Computer Science & Information Security|
|M.Tech Construction Engineering & Management|
|M.Tech Control Systems|
|M.Tech Digital Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|M.Tech Energy systems and Management|
|M.Tech Engineering Management|
|M.Tech Environmental Engineering|
|M.Tech Industrial Automation & Robotics|
|M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology|
|M.Tech Manufacturing Engineering|
|M.Tech Power Electronics & Drives|
|M.Tech Print & Media Technology|
|M.Tech Software Engineering|
|M.Tech Structural Engineering|
|M.Tech Thermal Science and Energy systems|
|M.Tech Tribology & Maintenance Engineering|
MU OET FAQs
Q. How difficult is MU OET?
Ans. MU OET difficulty level is more than state CET and will be less than that of JEE or BITSAT.
Q. How do I prepare for MU OET?
Ans. You can prepare for MU OET by
- First, go through the exam pattern and syllabus covered.
- Since MU OET tests your grasp in 11th and 12th subjects, clear any doubts you have in these subjects.
- Make a study plan and follow it.
- Plan according to the exam pattern. So that you get more marks in less time by concentrating on important topics.
- Practice physics and mathematics problems.
- Take mock tests and work on previous papers.
- And most importantly don't forget to do revision.
Q. When can I apply to Manipal University?
Ans. You can apply to admission into various programs in Manipal University after you have completed your 10+2 or UG. You can apply for various programs through MU OET. Application for MU OET 2019 begins from 17th October 2019 and will be available on the official website.
Q. Can I get admission in Manipal University?
Ans. Yes, you can. Only if you satisfy eligibility criteria set by MAHE and have performed really good in MU OET.
Q. Is there any negative marks in Manipal entrance exam?
Ans. There is negative marking system for B.Tech, M.Sc and M.Tech but there is no negative marking system for other courses.
Q. Is there any entrance exam for Manipal University?
Ans. Yes, there is an entrance exam for Manipal University and it is called Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MU OET).
Q. What is OTBS?
Ans. OTBS full form is Online Test Booking System is a software used by various universities to help candidates book a test slot of their desire.
Q. How can I book a Manipal Slot?
Ans. Once you have successfully applied for MU OET, you can book your slot by logging in to OTBS.
Q. What is slot booking?
Ans. Slot booking is a process where candidates book an exam slot through the Online Test Booking System.
Q. Is Manipal University UGC approved?
Ans. Yes, Manipal University is UGC approved and it is also NAAC accredited.