MET 2024 Exam – Application, Dates, Eligibility, Fees, Syllabus

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Manipal Entrance Test (MET), also known as MAHE-OET, formerly Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MU-OET) is conducted by Manipal Academy of Higher Education (formerly Manipal University) for admission to various programs at Manipal Academy of Higher Education.

Exam NameManipal Entrance Test
Also Known AsMET
Exam CategoryUndergraduate
Exam LevelUniversity
Exam ModeOnline (Computer based test)
Conducted byManipal Academy of Higher Education

The Manipal Entrance Test (MET) for B.Tech. is a common entrance test for admission to Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT MAHE Manipal), Manipal University Jaipur (MU Jaipur), and Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology (SMIT Sikkim).

UPDATE (Apr 16, 2024): Last date to apply for Phase II of MET 2024 has been extended to April 22. Visit Manipal Applications website to apply.

UPDATE (Apr 15, 2024): Official Mock Test for MET 2024 is now available, read MET Official Mock Test.

UPDATE (Feb 9, 2024): MET 2024 exam date has been announced, read MET Exam Date.

UPDATE (Nov 1, 2023): MET 2024 Applications are open now. Visit Manipal Applications website to apply.

What’s New from MET 2021?

#Old PatternNew Pattern
Duration2.5 hours2 hours
Total Questions20060
Question Type(s)MCQsMCQs + NAT
Max Marks800240

MET 2024: Apply Now | Pattern | Detailed Application Procedure | Syllabus



  • The MET exam will be Computer based test of two hours duration.
  • There will be 60 questions in all.
  • 45 questions will be Objective type multiple-choice questions (MCQ) and 15 questions will be Numerical answer type (NAT) questions.
  • For MCQ questions, each correct answer fetches 4 marks, while each incorrect answer has a penalty of 1 mark (-1 mark).
  • For NAT questions, each correct answer fetches 4 marks, and there’s no negative marking.
  • No marks are awarded for unattempted questions.
  • Students can register for a total of 2 attempts based on Test Centre/ Slot availability and the best score amongst the attempts will be considered for the ranking.
  • The final score will be displayed on the screen immediately after the completion of the test.
  • The test will be conducted in English.

The no. of questions in each part is as follows:




  • Attempt I: April 16 – April 17, 2024
  • Attempt II: May 18 – May 19, 2024


  • Slot I: 09:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Slot II: 03:00 PM – 05:00 PM


Age Limit

  • There’s no age limit for appearing in the MET examination.

Performance in Qualifying Examination

  • Candidates must have passed/ appearing in the HSC/12th Standard examination or its equivalent examination.
  • Candidates must have studied Physics, Mathematics, and English as compulsory subjects with optional subjects being Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or any technical vocational subject.
  • The technical vocational subject must be related to Chemical/ Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/ Mechanical streams.
  • Candidates must obtain a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Mathematics, and any one of the optional subjects mentioned above.


Mock Test

  • An official mock test is made available to the candidates appearing for Manipal Entrance Test.
  • Candidates can take the Mock Test to understand the pattern of the computer-based test and make themselves familiar with the interface.
  • Mock test is for practice purposes only.
  • UPDATE: MET Mock Test is available now, read MET Mock Test.


MET 2024 Application Fee is ₹2000 (Application Fee of ₹600 and Entrance Fee of ₹1400).


  • The registrations for MET 2024 are open now.
  • The last date to register is March 15, 2024 March 26, 2024 for Phase I and April 15, 2024 April 22, 2024 for Phase II.
  • Check detailed steps for filling Application Form here.

Application Procedure

UPDATE: MET 2024 registrations have started, check detailed steps for filling Application Form here.

  1. Candidate has to visit the Manipal website.
  2. Fill the online application form and upload the photograph & signature.
  3. Pay the fees & save the application number.

Slot Booking

  • The candidates are required to reserve a test center, test date, and slot for taking the MET examination.
  • The slot booking will be done on Manipal OTBS (Manipal Online Test Booking System).
  • The slot booking will be done on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • The slot booking window will be open as per schedule.
  • Read more about MET Slot booking here.

Admit Card

  • On completion of the Test Slot booking, Manipal Online Test Booking System will generate the e-hall ticket for download.
  • The Hall Ticket will also be emailed to candidates at their registered email address after 24 hours of completion of the test slot booking.
  • The candidates must report any discrepancies in the e-Hall ticket at [email protected].
  • A hard copy of the e-Hall ticket must be produced during the registration at the test centre on the day of the test.

Test Centres

Test Cities

State City
Andhra Pradesh Guntur
Andhra Pradesh Kadapa
Andhra Pradesh Kakinada
Andhra Pradesh Kurnool
Andhra Pradesh Nellore
Andhra Pradesh Rajamundry
Andhra Pradesh Tirupathi
Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam
Assam Guwahati
Bihar Bhagalpur
Bihar Muzaffarpur
Bihar Patna
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh Bhillai
Delhi Delhi
Goa Margao
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Gujarat Baroda
Gujarat Jamnagar
Gujarat Rajkot
Gujarat Surat
Haryana Faridabad
Haryana Gurgaon
Himachal Pradesh Shimla
International Dubai
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Jharkhand Bokaro
Jharkhand Dhanbad
Jharkhand Jamshedpur
Jharkhand Ranchi
Karnataka Bangalore
Karnataka Belgaum
Karnataka Mangalore
Karnataka Manipal
Karnataka Mysuru
Karnataka Shivamogga
Kerala Ernakulam
Kerala Kannur
Kerala Kollam
Kerala Kottayam
Kerala Kozhikode
Kerala Thiruvananthapuram
Kerala Thrissur
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Madhya Pradesh Gwalior
Madhya Pradesh Indore
Madhya Pradesh Jabalpur
Maharashtra Aurangabad
Maharashtra Mumbai
Maharashtra Nagpur
Maharashtra Nashik
Maharashtra Pune
Maharashtra Thane
Odisha Bhubneshwar
Punjab Amritsar
Punjab Ludhiana
Rajasthan Jaipur
Rajasthan Jodhpur
Rajasthan Kota
Rajasthan Udaipur
Sikkim Gangtok
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Tamil Nadu Coimbatore
Tamil Nadu Erode
Tamil Nadu Trichy
Telangana Hyderabad
Telengana Khammam
Telengana Warangal
Uttar Pradesh Agra
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad
Uttar Pradesh Bareilly
Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad
Uttar Pradesh Gorakhpur
Uttar Pradesh Kanpur
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh Meerut
Uttar Pradesh Noida
Uttar Pradesh Varanasi
Uttarkhand Dehradun
West Bengal Asansol
West Bengal Kolkata
West Bengal Siliguri

Result / Rank List

  • A merit list will be prepared based on the best of the percentile scores obtained in MET examination.
  • The merit list for MET will be released as per schedule.


  • Admission to Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, and Manipal University Jaipur will be done through Manipal Counselling.
  • The MET Counselling will be done online in different rounds. To appear in the counselling, candidates will have to register themselves and fill their preferences of colleges and courses. The seat allocation will be done based on the filled choices, merit rank, and seat availability.
  • Get detailed information about Manipal Counselling here.

Important Information

Students can only use the pages supplied to them at the Test Centre for rough work.

Important Dates

Phase I
Application form availabilityOpen Now
Application form submission deadlineMarch 15, 2024 March 26, 2024
Slot Booking windowApril 5 – April 7, 2024
Release of Hall TicketApril 13, 2024
MET Online TestsApril 16 – April 17, 2024
Phase II
Application form submission deadlineApril 15, 2024 April 22, 2024
Slot Booking windowMay 4 – May 7, 2024
Release of Hall TicketMay 15, 2024
MET Online TestsMay 18 – May 19, 2024
Result announcement2nd week of June 2024
Counselling2nd week of June 2024

Contact Information

Candidates can contact MAHE through written communication, phone or email.

MAHE Contact Information
AddressDirector (Admissions), MAHE
Manipal-576104, Karnataka (India)
Email[email protected]

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