MU OET 2020: Eligibility Criteria, Application Form, Syllabus

MU OET 2020 will be conducted by the Manipal University for admission into various UG and PG programmes of engineering, pharmacy, applied science etc. Interested candidates need to apply for the MU OET exam to be eligible for admission into the mentioned courses. Before applying for the exam, candidates should know every aspect of the examination to be familiar with it. The admission in the Manipal University will be based on the scores obtained by a candidate in the exam. Therefore, candidates should focus on securing good marks in the exam. Through this article, candidates will get complete knowledge on the MU OET 2020 Exam. Students are recommended to follow the article for more details.

Exam Dates for MU OET 2020

Here we’re providing the tentative exam dates for MU OET 2020. The exact dates are not announced yet but we’ll update the same once the authority publishes the notification on its website.

Schedule Dates (Tentative)
Beginning of the Application FormOctober 2020
Last Date to RegisterMarch 2020/April 2020
Admit Card ReleasingApril 2020
Exam DateApril 2020 to May 2020

ProgrammeSlot Booking DatesExam Date
B.Tech, B.Pharm, PharmDMarch 2020, Last week to April 2020, 1st weekApril 2020, 3rd week to May 2020, 2nd week
BA/BBAMarch 2020, Last week to April 2020, 2nd weekApril 2020, 3rd week to May 2020, 2nd week
B.Tech (LE)May 2020, 2nd weekMay 2020,3rd week
M.Sc NursingApril 2020, 3rd weekApril 2020, 4th week
Master of PhysiotherapyMay 2020, 3rd weekMay 2020, 4th week
M.Sc in Audiology, M.Sc IN Speech language pathologyMay 2020, 3rd weekMay 2020, 4th week
M.Pharm, Pharm.D, Post BaccalaureateMay 2020, 3rd weekMay 2020, 4th week
M.Tech, M.EMay 2020, last weekJune 2020, 1st week
M.Sc MedicalMay 2020, last weekJune 2020, 1st week
M.Sc Clinical PsychologyMay 2020, last weekJune 2020, 1st week
MCAMay 2020, last weekJune 2020, 1st week
MA, PGDCC, Masters in Film art & Film makingMay 2020, 2nd weekMay 2020, 3rd week
M.Phil Clinical PsychologyMay 2020, 2nd weekMay 2020, last week

MU OET 2020 Exam Pattern

The Exam pattern varies from programme to programme. Candidates can check the complete pattern form the official website. The Exam Pattern of MU OET for B.Pharm/PharmD and B.Tech courses is given below:

  • Mode: Online
  • Exam Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
  • Type of Questions: MCQs
  • Marking Scheme: +1 mark will be awarded for every right answer
  • Negative Marking: Not Applicable
SubjectsTotal No. of Questions
English & General Aptitude30

MU OET 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus varies from programme to programme. However, candidates applying for UG program can study for the MU OET 2020 as per the syllabus prescribed for class 11th and 12th. Candidates opting for PG courses need to study the relevant subjects as per the graduation level. Here candidates should note that those whose graduation field was different than the one they wish to pursue their masters in need to prepare as per the masters related graduation level subjects.

Preparation Tips for MU OET 2020

Candidates wishing to pursue UG and PG courses through MU OET needs to follow the preparation strategy mentioned in order to crack the entrance exam-

  1. Prepare a time table and follow it regularly. Avoid Procrastination.
  2. Start from the basic concepts and slowly move forward to the complex ones.
  3. Make short notes for quick revision.
  4. Practice yoga and meditation to ease the stress.
  5. Use a reliable study material.
  6. Solve mock tests to increase your performance.

Recommended Books

Students opting for UG programmes should use these books for their MU OET 2020 preparation-

  1. Fundamental Physics by Pradeep Publications
  2. Chemistry by R.K Gupta
  3. Concepts of Physics by H.C Verma
  4. Objective Physics by D.C Pandey
  5. Organic Chemistry by Morrison and Boyd
  6. Physical Chemistry by O.P Tandon
  7. Mathematics by R.S Aggarwal and R.D Sharma

MU OET 2020 Application Form

Candidates can apply for the MU OET via online mode by visiting its official website. They need to register for the exam before filling the form. After the registration is done, candidates will get the registration details on their registered Email ID and mobile number. The same details should be used to login into the website to fill the application form. Applicants must enter the details in the MU OET 2020 form correctly since they won’t be provided any opportunity for correction/editing once the form is submitted by them. Candidates should remember to keep the scanned copy of images (photograph + signature) handy. It is important for all the applicants to pay the necessary application fee to submit their applications. The authority will reject the applications received without the application fee.

Application Fee

Candidates need to pay the application fee for MU OET as given below-

ParameterApplication Fee
Manipal University Application FeeRs. 600/-
MU OET FeeRs. 1400/-
Total FeeRs. 2000/-

The fee mentioned can be paid via online mode i.e. through debit card/credit card/net banking.

Eligibility Criteria for MU OET 2020

The eligibility criteria for MU OET vary from course to course. Given below are the eligibility criteria for some of the courses. For complete criteria, candidates can refer to the official website.

For B.Tech

  • Age: No Minimum Age Required
  • Educational Qualification: A candidate must have passed class 12th or its equivalent from a recognized board with subjects Physics, Mathematics, and English as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or any technical vocational subjects as optional.
  • Percentage required:  A candidate should have secured 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics and any one of the optional subjects.

For M.Tech

  • Age: No Minimum Age Required
  • Educational Qualification: A candidate must have done B.E/B.Tech from a recognized university.
  • Percentage required:  A candidate should have secured 50% aggregate marks.

MU OET 2020 Admit Card

Candidates can check the admit card of MU OET 2020 from its official website. The admit card will be generated after the slots booking by the candidates. The printout copy of the admit card must be preserved till the process of admission is over. Candidates will need to carry the hall ticket in the exam hall, the entry without which will not be permitted.

MU OET 2020 Result and counselling

The result of the MU OET 2020 Examination will be declared on the official website. Candidates can check their result by login using their registration details. After the result announcement, the authorities will publish a merit list of candidates selected for the counselling process before the admission. Only those candidates will be called for the counselling procedure whose name appears on the merit list. The schedule of the counselling session can be checked from the website itself. Candidates are recommended to keep themselves updated by regularly visiting the official website.


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