MHT-CET 2022: Exam get postponed due to clash with JEE and NEET exam date

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The Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MHT-CET) for engineering admissions in the state is postponed to August. There is no exact date confirmed, it will declare soon. The Maharashtra Higher and Technical Education Minister, Uday Samant said in the announcement on Thursday. The minister also tweeted on Twitter about it through his authorized handle stating, “The CET is postponed to August due to JEE and NEET.”

Initially, the Maharashtra CET was going to be maintained in the testing window of June 11 to 28, 2022. As per the revised plan for JEE-Main, it will be held from June 20 to 29, 2022. It was initially scheduled to be held in the month of May. The NEET 2022 will be held in July.

According to details provided by the Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (CET) Cell, the CET dates were announced earlier on, however after the JEE is postponed, there were rare overlapping days following which there was a request from researchers to postpone CET. “New dates will be declared soon,” shared R S Jagtap, Commissioner, Maharashtra CET Cell adding that simply Engineering CET is postponed whereas all different CETs will be held as per the plan stated before.

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