MU OET Preparation


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MU OET 2018MU OET 2018 - The first and second attempt of Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MU OET) 2018 will be conducted from April 19 to May 9 for admission to Manipal Universitys 16 B.Tech programmes. The third attemp will be held on May 11. Candidates who wish to appear in the entrance test have to fill the application form of MU OET which has been released on October 17, 2017. The last date to apply for MU OET 2018 has been extended till April 2. As MU OET is an online test, it will be conducted in multiple days. MU OET 2018 aspirants have to book slots for the exam as per their preference following which candidates can download their admit card. MU OET 2018 will have objective type questions from four subjects namely, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and General aptitude. Candidates have to attempt 200 questions in two and half hours. Based on MU OET result, candidates will be able to take admission in any of the three campuses of the university situated in Manipal, Sikkim and Jaipur. To get complete information about MU OET 2018 such as eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, exam pattern, syllabus among others read the article given below on this page.


MU OET 2018 - Exam Overview

Exam name Manipal University Online Entrance Test
Exam category Undergraduate
Exam level University
Conducting Body Manipal University
Commonly known as MU OET
Programmes covered B.Tech
Exam Duration 2 hours 30 minutes

MU OET Important Dates 2018

Manipal University will conduct MU OET 2018 from April 19 to May 9 (first and second attempts) and the third attemp will be held on May 11. Candidates can check dates of events related to MU OET from the table given below:

MU OET Dates 2018

S.No. MU OET Events Important dates
1. Online MU OET application form released on October 17, 2017
2. Last date to submit application form April 2, 2018
3. Slot booking for first and second attempts March 31 - April 7, 2018
4. MU OET 2018 admit card releases on 24 hours after slot booking
5. MU OET 2018 (First and second attempt) April 19 - May 9, 2018
6. Slot Booking for third attempt May 9 - 10, 2018
7. MU OET admit card for third attempt releases on 24 hours after slot booking
8. MU OET 2018 (Third attempt) May 11, 2018
9. Declaration of MU OET result Fourth week of May 2018
10. Counselling of MU OET 2018 First week of June 2018

MU OET Eligibility Criteria 2018

To take admission in the courses offered by the four campuses of Manipal University, candidates have to fulfil the following eligibility criteria of MU OET:

  • Academic qualification- Candidates must pass class 12 or equivalent exam with a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ technical vocational subject.
  • Minimum marks in MU OET 2018- Candidates must secure minimum 50% in the entrance test conducted by Manipal University.

MU OET Application Form 2018

The application form of MU OET has been made available online. The cost of the application is Rs. 2000 which can be paid online through net banking/ debit card/ credit card or by demand draft. The entire application procedure is carried out in the online mode and it can be completed in four simple steps given below:

Steps to fill MU OET application form 2018

Steps MU OET 2018 registration steps
1. Filling MU OET 2018 application form
2. Uploading of documents
3. Payment of application fee

Print out of confirmation page

MU OET Exam Centres 2018

MU OET will be conducted in multiple cities of the country. MU OET 2018 exam centres will be located in around fifty cities. Candidates have to choose two centres in order of their preference at the time of applying for MU OET. The complete address of MU OET exam centre will be mentioned on the admit card.

MU OET Slot Booking 2018

The facility to book MU OET slot will be available online from March 31, 2018. For the booking, applicants have to login with their application number and password. Through the online test booking system, candidates will be able to reserve a test centre, date and slot for the entrance test. Candidates have to book their venue for the counselling from the list of centres available at the time of slot booking. It is mandatory for all registered candidates to book their respective slots as the hall ticket will be issued only after MU OET slot booking is successfully done.

MU OET Admit Card 2018

The admit card will be generated online 24 hours after candidates have booked their slots. To download MU OET admit card, candidates have to enter their application number and online test booking password. A copy of the e-hall ticket will also be emailed to the email ID registered at the time of filling MU OET application form. MU OET hall ticket will include the programme that candidates have applied for, address of exam centre, date and time of the test.

MU OET Exam Pattern 2018

As per the exam pattern of MU OET candidates have to attempt 200 objective type question in 2 hours 30 minutes. The questions will be asked from four sections- Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and General English. A correct answer will be awarded one mark while there is no negative marking for incorrect responses. Candidates can take three attempts for the test. In case candidates are not satisfied with their performances in the first attempt they can take a second attempt. In 2017, candidates who were not satisfied with their first two attempts were allowed to take the third attempt.

MU OET Programmes 2018

Candidates can check the list of 16 B.Tech programmes offered in the university in the table given below:

MU OET programmes offered

S.No. MU OET programmes
1. Aeronautical
2. Chemical
3. Electrical and electronics
4. Instrumentation and control
5. Automobile
6. Civil
7. Electronics and communication
8. Mechanical
9. Biomedical
10. Computer and communication
11. Industrial and production
12. Mechatronics
13. Biotechnology
14. Computer science
15. Informatics technology
16. Print and media technology

MU OET Syllabus 2018

The test papers in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and General English will include questions based on the class 12 syllabus followed by major boards/ universities. Each subject has multiple topics and sub topics that candidates must cover to score well in MU OET. Candidates interested in appearing for the entrance test must be well acquainted with MU OET syllabus and study it religiously.

MU OET Sample Papers 2018

The sample paper of MU OET 2018 provides an overview of the structure of the question paper such as marking scheme, syllabus, types of questions asked in the entrance examination. After completing the syllabus prescribed for MU OET, students must solve questions from sample papers to brush the edges and assess their preparation level. It will also help to improve speed, accuracy and time management skills of the candidates. The university usually does not release sample papers or previous years MU OET question papers. However, candidates can practice sample papers similar to the actual test online to get an idea of the questions that can be asked in the exam.

MU OET Answer Key 2018

The answer key of MU OET will comprise correct answers to questions asked in the entrance test. With the use of MU OET answer key, candidates will be able to cross check responses and calculate their probable score. The answer key will let candidates know about their performance in the entrance test and their chances of getting admission into the B.Tech courses offered in the university.

MU OET Result 2018

The result of MU OET for the first and second attempt of the entrance test is expected to be declared in the fourth week of April 2018. While result for the third attempt will be announced in May 2018. Candidates can check MU OET 2018 result through their application number. The result will comprise marks and rank secured by candidates in MU OET 2018. Candidates must take a print out of MU OET rank card and retain it for future reference.

MU OET Cutoff 2018

The cutoff of MU OET is the minimum required rank for admission in the university. MU OET cutoff will be declared for each campus of the university and it will vary course wise. Only those candidates who will obtain the declared cutoff will be eligible for the counselling and seat allotment process.

MU OET Counselling 2018

The counselling of MU OET will start in June 2018. Manipal University will conduct counselling in the offline mode. Qualified candidates have to report in person at any of the three campuses of the university. Also, candidates must carry all the required documents and admission fee to the venue. Seats to eligible candidates will be allotted on the basis of rank obtained in the entrance test.

Contact details

Online entrance test
Director, admissions, Manipal
576104, Karnataka, India
Tel: +91 9243777733
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