MU OET 2018- Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

Thamanna Abdul Latheef updated on : 06 Mar 2018

Manipal University Online Entrance Examination 2018 (MU OET) is an online entrance test organized by the Manipal University for the admission to various courses. Know all about MU OET 2018.

MU OET 2018

MU OET 2018- The application form of MU OET 2018 has been released by the University from October 17, 2017, last date of which is March 11, 2018. The Manipal entrance examination for the first and the second attempt for academic session 2018-19 will be held from April 19 to May 09, 2018. The last date to submit the filled registration form is March 11, 2018, and to avoid any chances of rejection of candidature, the applicants should stick to the deadline. Applicants, who wish to take the Manipal Entrance Test 2018 should meet the minimum eligibility criteria of MU OET 2018 prescribed by the official authority of Manipal University 

MU OET is an online entrance test organized by the Manipal University for the admission to various B.Tech courses. The qualified candidates will be admitted to the various courses under the same University. Candidates get admission to the desired courses offered by Manipal University, based on their performance in the online entrance exam. Candidates should keep in the mind that Manipal University does not accept AIEEE/ JEE or any other entrance exam's scores to give admission at MU. 

Manipal University Admission 2018 will be done through its online entrance test which will be conducted all over India. Candidates who are seeking admission to the UG/PG courses offered by the Manipal University should appear for the MU Online Entrance Test 2018 and fill the online application form before March 11, 2018.The candidates should fill the name in the application form as it appears in their qualifying examination mark card. In case of any hindrance in taking the examination, the candidates are supposed to write the exam for the second time. The days on which the candidate can appear for the online written test will be ascertained on the basis of the total number of applications received for a particular group of courses.

MU OET 2018 Important Dates:

The important dates of MU OET 2018 have been released by the university. Candidates who want to take admission to undergraduate or postgraduate courses at Manipal University by taking MU OET 2018 should carefully check all the dates and note the important events. From the last date to submit the application form to MU OET 2018 slot booking, exam schedule, announcement of the result and counselling session, everything is mentioned in MU OET 2018 important dates calendar released by the university. 

MU OET Important Dates 2018



Availability of Online Application Form

October 17, 2017

Last Date to Submit Duly Filled Application Form

March 11, 2018

MU OET 2018 Online Test Booking Schedule (OTBS) /

MU OET 2018 Slot Booking (1st and 2ndattempt)

March 31 to April 5, 2018

Availability of Admit Card for 1st and 2nd attempt

Fourth week of March to Second week of April 2018

MU OET 2018 Exam Dates (1st and 2ndAttempt)

April 19 to May 9, 2018

MU OET 2018 Slot Booking (3rd Attempt)

May 9 and 10, 2018

Admit Card for 3rd Attempt

Third week of May 2018

MU OET 2018 (3rd Attempt)

May 11, 2018

MU OET 2018 Result

Fourth week of May 2018

MU OET 2018 Merit List Display

May 14, 2018

First Round of Counselling

First week of June to the Second week of June 2018

Commencement of Classes for the academic session 2018-19

July 17, 2018

MU OET 2018 Application Form

The candidates should fill and submit the application form online if they wish to pursue their studies from Manipal University. The application form is available on the official site from October 17, 2017, until March 11, 2018. The candidates need to fill the form in 5 phases as the application form of MU OET 2018  demands to fill the details on Personal details, contact details, educational details, programmes and fee payment and confirmation.

Candidates who wish to appear for the exam should first check MU OET 2018 eligibility criteria and proceed to fill the form only when they meet all the conditions. Chances of getting the application form rejected are high for the candidates who don't meet the conditions mentioned under eligibility criteria. Those who meet the requirements of the MU OET 2018 can register online and appear for the exam. As MU OET 2018 application process will be completely online, no offline application forms will be accepted by the authorities. 

Candidates should also go through the guidelines given to fill the application to ensure that they don't make any mistake as it can cause rejection of the application form. It is advisory to keep the documents ready while filling up the online application form to make the process easier and convenient. The form should be filled completely and the candidate shouldn't leave any field blank. While updating details, the candidate should upload a recent passport size photograph and a digital copy of signature in the space provided. Once the payment is done, the candidate can take the print out of the application for the future references.

MU OET 2018 Registration Fee

MU OET application fee 2018 is the payment candidates need to make to complete their registration for the exam. The payment for MU OET Exam 2018 can be done through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking. The fee can be paid through Demand Draft in favor of Manipal University payable at Manipal or Udupi. MU OET 2018 application fee includes application charges and entrance test charges, which makes a total of Rs. 2,000 for one attempt. 

MU OET 2018 Application Fees


Fee (in Rs.)

Application Fee


Entrance Test Fee




MU OET 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

It is mandatory for every candidate to check MU OET 2018 eligibility criteria before filling the application form. Eligibility criteria for MU OET include the conditions like age, minimum pass percentage, and nationality, which candidates need to meet to apply for the exam. The University, usually releases all details include MU OET eligibility criteria with the official notification of the exam. 

MU OET Eligibility Criteria 2018


Eligibility Criteria

B. Tech.        

  • 10+2 (Intermediate) or any equivalent exam from a recognized board.
  • Candidate should have Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology or any Technical Vocational subject in the qualifying exam.
  • Minimum 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics and one of the optional subjects.
  • No age limit.

B. Tech. Lateral Entry           

  • 3 years Diploma in Engineering with 45% marks obtained from a recognized university/institute.
  • No age limit

M. Tech.        

  • B.E. /B. Tech. or any equivalent exam from a recognized university.
  • They must have obtained at least 50% aggregate in the qualifying exam.


  • 10+2, A Level, IB, American 12th Grade or equivalent exam from a recognized board with a minimum of 50% marks aggregate.
  • No age limit is prescribed.

MU OET 2018 Admit Card and Slot Booking

MU OET 2018 admit cards will be available to the candidates who booked the slot before the last date. After successful application for MU OET 2018, candidates will be required to book MU OET 2018 slot for exam date and timing. MU OET 2018 slot booking for the first and second attempt will be allowed from March 31 to April 05, 2018 while for the third attempt candidates will be allowed to book a slot on May 09 and 10, 2018. 

The Manipal University Online Entrance Examination 2018 Admit Card can be downloaded from the official website. Admit Card is one of the major documents needed for the entrance examination. The MU OET 2018 Admit Card will include the candidate's name, date of birth, exam center, exam date, the name of the course, reporting time, registered roll number etc. The admit card can be received through the email ID which was provided at the time of registration. The candidates should carry their admit card along with the other relevant documents at the reporting center of the examination.

Documents required for MU OET 2018

In order to give Manipal University Online Entrance Test 2018, the candidates should report with these documents at the reporting center.

  • And any one of the following things for photo identification: Passport/Driving License/EC Voter ID card/IT PAN card or School/College photo-bearing ID card.
  • Two Photostat copies of the e-hall ticket,
  • One Photostat of the application form

MU OET 2018 Syllabus:

The MU OET 2018 syllabus includes brief information about the syllabus of different subjects which are asked in the entrance test. The question paper various for each course and so do the subjects. To ensure that every topic and subject is prepared well for the exam, students should check the syllabus of MU OET 2018 and make study plan accordingly. Having knowledge of the topics helps candidates decide which area needs more time and the one that can be covered quickly to save time for difficult topics. 

  • Physics

  • Chemistry

  • Mathematics

  • Biology

  • General English

  • General Knowledge

MU OET 2018 Exam Pattern:

The MU OET 2018 test will be an online test consisting of multiple choice based questions. There will be negative marking for each wrong answer and that will be deducted from the score of the candidate. The test will be 2.30 hours. As per the courses, the number of questions and pattern can vary. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English are the basic subjects from which questions will be asked. The syllabus can also differ from each other as per the individual courses.

MU OET 2018 B.Tech Exam Pattern-


No. of Questions







English & General Aptitude




MU OET 2018 B.Tech (Lateral) Exam Pattern:


No. of Questions







Communication Skills in English




MU OET 2018 Result:

The result of MU OET Exam will be released by Manipal University on its official website. The result will be announced online in the month of May 2018. Candidates can check their obtained scores and rank in the MU OET 2018 with the help of result provided by the university. After the announcement of the result, the examination authority will make a merit list of all the qualified candidates.

MU OET 2018 Cut Off:

The MU OET 2018 cut off will be made available online to the aspirants by the university and it will be released by the admission committee after the seat allotment process is over. The qualified candidates are admitted to 3 campuses under Manipal University.

Important information regarding MU OET 2018 Cutoff:

  • The cut off will be accessible along with the results.
  • The Manipal University 2018 Cutoff will also be available for each round of admissions.
  • The qualifying candidates will be selected for first round of Counselling of MU OET 2018.

MU OET 2018 Counselling:

The MU CET 2018 counselling will start from the first week of June 2018. Candidates will be called as per their rank in the entrance examination of MU OET 2018. The candidates can select the counselling venue at the time of exam slot booking as a complete list will be posted in the official time before the counselling session starts. Candidates can select their preferences from the available choices given.

MU OET 2018 Preparation Tips:

MU OET 2018 preparation tips will help the candidates to perform in exams well and in an organized way which is very important for cracking any exam. The application form will be available from November 2017 and the Manipal entrance examination 2018 is expected to be held in the month of April 2018 for the aspirants of MU OET 2018. Applicants wish to give the Manipal Entrance Test 2018 should meet the minimum eligibility criteria for the test.

Stay tuned for more details on MU OET 2018!!

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