Manipal Entrance Test – MET


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 (June 17, 2022): MET 2022 result has been declared.

UPDATE (May 1, 2022): MET 2022 Slot Booking window will open from May 6.

UPDATE (April 15, 2022): Last date to apply for MET 2022 Applications has been extended.

UPDATE (Mar 16, 2021): MET 2022 examination dates have been revised.

What’s New from MET 2021?

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





  • 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:





  • Phase I: May 14 – May 16, 2022
  • Phase II: June 9 – June 11, 2022



  • Slot I: 09:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Slot II: 12:30 PM – 02:30 PM
  • Slot III: 04:00 PM – 06:00 PM



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



Candidates can check here the detailed syllabus for B.Tech courses:


Kinematics – Motion in a straight line, Elementary concepts of differentiation and integration for describing motion, uniformly accelerated motion, Scalar and vector quantities, relative velocity, Unit vector, etc.

Units and Measurement – Systems of units, fundamental and derived units, accuracy and precision of measuring instruments, Dimensions of physical quantities, etc.

Work and Energy – kinetic energy, work-energy theorem, potential energy of a spring, conservative forces, non-conservative forces, etc.

Laws of Motion – Inertia, Newton’s first law of motion, Law of conservation of linear momentum and its applications. Equilibrium of concurrent forces, laws of friction, rolling friction, etc.

Gravitation – Universal law of gravitation, Gravitational potential energy and gravitational potential, escape velocity, etc.

Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body – Centre of mass of a uniform rod, Moment of a force, torque, angular momentum, comparison of linear and rotational motions, etc.

Thermodynamics – First law of thermodynamics, isothermal and adiabatic processes, reversible and irreversible processes, Heat engine and refrigerator, etc.

Properties of Bulk Matter – Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus, bulk modulus, Pascal’s law and its applications, Viscosity, Stokes’ law, terminal velocity, streamline and turbulent flow, application of surface tension ideas to drops, bubbles and capillary rise, etc.

Oscillations and Waves – Displacement as a function of time, periodic functions, oscillations of a loaded spring-restoring force and force constant, Transverse and longitudinal waves, speed of wave motion, etc.

Current Electricity – Flow of electric charges in a metallic conductor, drift velocity, electrical energy and power, electrical resistivity and conductivity, series and parallel combinations of resistors, Kirchhoff’s laws and simple applications, etc.

Electrostatics – Conservation of charge, Coulomb’s law-force between two point charges, superposition principle and continuous charge distribution, electric field lines, electric dipole, electric field due to a dipole, etc.



Basic concepts in Chemistry – Dalton’s atomic theory, concept of atom, Laws of chemical combination, Atomic and molecular masses, vapour density-definition, Relationship between molecular mass and vapour density, etc.

Atomic structure – Atomic number and atomic mass, Balmer series, Paschen series, Brackett series and Pfund series, Explanation of origin of lines in hydrogen spectrum etc.

Solutions – Molarity, molality, normality, mole fraction, Vapour pressure of solutions and Raoult’s law, depression of freezing point, elevation of boiling point, osmotic pressure, etc.

Chemical Kinetics – Commercial importance of rate studies, First order reaction, numerical problems, Determination of the order of a reaction by the graphical and the Ostwald’s isolation method. fractional order and pseudo first order reactions with illustrations, etc.

Chemical thermodynamics – State functions, Spontaneous and non-spontaneous processes, First law of thermodynamics -internal energy and enthalpy, enthalpy of bond dissociation, combustion, formation, etc.

Periodic properties – Modern periodic law and present form of periodic table, comparison of size of cation and anion with the parent atom, Ionization energy, electron affinity, etc.

Environmental chemistry – Atmospheric pollution – tropospheric and stratospheric, Greenhouse effect and global warming, Particulate pollutants – smoke, dust, smog, fumes, mist, their sources, etc.

Basic principles of organic chemistry – Shapes of simple molecules – hybridization, compounds containing halogens, oxygen, nitrogen and sulphur, isomerism – structural and stereoisomerism, etc.

Aldehyde and Ketones – Relative reactivities of aldehydes and ketones, important reactions such as nucleophilic addition, Cannizzaro reaction, Haloform reaction, etc.

Polymers – General methods of polymerization – addition and condensation, copolymerization, some important polymers with emphasis on their monomers and uses, natural and synthetic rubber and vulcanization, etc.



Sets, Relations and Functions – Relations and functions, Sets, Trigonometric functions, Inverse trigonometric functions, etc.

Algebra – Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Permutations and combinations, Sequence and series, Determinants, Principle of mathematical induction, Linear inequalities, Binomial theorem.

Calculus – Continuity and differentiability, Integrals, Limits and derivatives, Applications of derivatives, Differential equations, Applications of the integrals, etc.

Statistics and Probability – Mean deviation, variance and standard deviation, Analysis of frequency distributions, outcomes, sample spaces, exhaustive events, mutually exclusive events, Probability of an event, probability of ‘not’, ‘and’, & ‘or’ events.

Linear Programming – Objective function, optimization, mathematical formulation of L.P. problems, graphical method of solution, feasible and infeasible solution, etc.

Mathematical Reasoning – Connecting words/phrases, Validating the statements involving the connecting words – difference between contradiction, converse and contrapositive.

Coordinate Geometry, Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry – Straight lines, Vectors, Three-dimensional geometry, Conic sections, ellipse, parabola, hyperbola, a point, a straight line and pair of intersecting lines, etc.


Modals (have to/had to, must, should, need, ought to and their negative forms), Usages in English, Use of proper tense and sequence of tense, Determiners/ Use of proper articles, Vocabulary, Subject – verb concord, Sentence structure, Clauses, Pronouns, etc.


MET 2022 Application Fee is ₹2000 (Application Fee of ₹600 and Entrance Fee of ₹1400).



  • The registrations for MET 2022 are open now.
  • The last date to register is March 15, 2022 March 31, 2022 April 15, 2022 April 30, 2022 May 10, 2022.


  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.


  • 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.


  • 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.



    • A merit list will be prepared based on the best of the percentile scores obtained in MET examination.
    • The merit list for MET 2022 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.


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



Application form availabilityOpen Now
Application form submission deadlineMarch 15, 2022 March 31, 2022 April 15, 2022 April 30, 2022 May 10, 2022
Slot Booking windowPhase I: May 6 – May 9, 2022
Phase II: June 3 – June 4, 2022
MET Online TestsPhase I: May 14 – May 16, 2022;
Phase II: June 9 – June 11, 2022
Result announcementJune 17, 2022


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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