Preeminent Education and Research Association Common Entrance Test

Form Date: 01 May - 29 May 2021

Online Mode

Form Date: 01 May - 29 May 2021

PERA CET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 1,500
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode

PERA CET 2021: Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria

Updated On - February 22 2021 by Sakshi Sharma

PERA CET 2021 exam will be conducted at the National Level by DY Patil International University to offer admission for various professional under-graduate and post-graduate degree programs for all self-financed universities. This exam is equivalent to other entrance exams like (JEE, MH-CET, Uni-Gauge, ATMA, CAT, MAT & other National or State Level Exams). The scores of PERA CET will be considered for admissions in member universities. Read the complete article below to know more about PERA CET 2021 like eligibility criteria, registration process, admit card, etc.

PERA CET 2021 Important Dates

Candidate can check the schedule regarding PERA CET 2021 from the below table.
EventDates (Tentative)
Application Start DateSeptember 2021
Last date to applySeptember 2021
Admit CardSeptember 2021
Exam DateSeptember 2021
ResultOctober 2021

PERA CET 2021 Application Form

The candidates must check the eligibility criteria of the exam before applying. Check PERA CET 2021 registration details nearby;
  • The candidates can apply online.
  • Also, offline mode is available to apply. & the form can be downloaded from the official website only.
  • While applying must fill in all the correct & relevant details only.
  • Multiple forms must not be submitted.
  • Valid email id & mobile number should be provided to get all the related details via mail or SMS.
  • Without the fee payment, the form will be considered incomplete & also will not be accepted.
  • If applying online then must get the printout of the filled form for all future references.

PERA CET 2021 Application Fee

The candidates can check fee details for PERA CET 2021 below:
PERA CET 2021 Enrollment & Examination Fees
All category candidatesRs 1500/-
Mode of Payment - Fee can be paid via online mode only. A fee has to be paid to the following:
Bank Name: HDFC Bank
Account No: 50200026367246
Branch Address: Mayur Colony, Kothrud, Pune
IFSC Code: HDFC0000149
MICR Code: 411240009

Details to be entered in the form

Candidates have to enter the following details in the form:

  • Name
  • Gender
  • Marital Status
  • Date of Birth
  • Mobile Number
  • Email Address
  • Address
  • City
  • State
  • Category
  • Caste

PERA CET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates can check the eligibility criteria below:
Eligibility criteria for UG courses
  • A candidate seeking to apply for UG should have passed Class 12 or equivalent in relevant stream from a recognised board or university
  • Students in Class 12 or awaiting board result are also eligible to apply for PERA CET.
Eligibility criteria for PG courses
  • Should have passed Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in relevant subject from a recognised university.
  • Final year graduation students or those awaiting final result are also eligible to apply.

PERA CET 2021 Admit Card

The candidates can get the admit card for Preeminent Education & Research Association Common Entrance Test 2021 from the official website.

  • The candidates can download the admit card as per schedule from peraindia. in.
  • Important exam related details are present on the admit card such as the name of the candidate, name, of course, date & time of the entrance test, instructions to be followed on the exam day.
  • Admit card will not be sent to any candidate via post.

PERA CET 2021 Exam Pattern

To appear in the exam, aspirants must know the scheme of the exam for better preparation. The candidates can check the exam pattern for PERA Common Entrance Test 2021 below:

PERA CET 2021 Exam Scheme
Exam ModeOnline proctored based entrance examination
Language of examEnglish 
Type of questionsMultiple Choice Questions
Number of questions200
Exam duration180 Minutes (03 Hours)


Programme nameSectionsNumber of questionsMarking Scheme

B. Tech, B. Pharm, B. Tech Bioengineering & B. Tech Food Technology 

Physics252 marks each 
Mathematics 50

BFA / MFA / B.Des / M.Des

Drawing + Aptitude+ Interview-----200
BHMMCQ type AptitudeTest + Interview ----200
M. TechMCQ type subject-specific questions based on GATE ---200
M. Pharm------200
MBA / MCACAT syllabus-----200
M. EdSubject-specific questions.----200
LLB / LLM AptitudeTest + Interview  ----200

PERA CET 2021 Syllabus

The candidates can check the PERA CET syllabus 2021 below:

  • B.Tech/B.Pharma CET syllabus
Physics Syllabus
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Dual Nature of Matter
  • Atoms & Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices
  • Communication Systems
Chemistry Syllabus
  • Solid State
  • Solutions
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Isolation of Elements
  • p-Block Elements
  •  d- and f-Block Elements
  • Coordination Compounds
  • Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
  • Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
  • Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  • Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen
  • Biomolecules
  • Polymers
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life
Maths Syllabus
  • Relations and Functions
  • Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Vectors and 3-D Geometry
  • Linear Programming
  • Probability
Biology Syllabus
  • Reproduction
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Biology and Human Welfare
  • Biotechnology and its Applications
  • Ecology and Environment
  • BHM CET Syllabus 
    • Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude
    • Reasoning and Logical Deduction
    • General Knowledge and Current Affairs
    • English Language
    • Aptitude for Service Sector
  • B.Ed CET Syllabus
    • General Knowledge,
    • Language – Hindi / English,
    • General Aptitude and
    • Subject Ability – Arts, Science, Commerce and Agriculture
  • BFA & B.Des Syllabus
    • G K  MCQ  along with Drawing creativity test.
  • LLB CET Syllabus
    • General aptitude test based on 10+2 level and syllabus similar to MH CET of LLB. 
  • M.Tech Syllabus
    • GATE syllabus
  • MBA CET Syllabus
    • Quantitative Aptitude (or General Mathematics)
    • Arithmetic, Algebra
    • Modern Maths
    • Geometry
    • Mensuration
    • Probability
    • Trigonometry
  • M.Pharma/MFA/M.Des/LLM/M. Ed syllabus will be based on ug courses.

PERA CET 2021 Result

Check the result details below in the given points for PERA CET 2021:

  • The result will be announced on the official website.
  • The candidates will have to check their scores online by using their login details.
  • Also, the authority will not send the scorecard via post it has to be downloaded from the portal.
  • The candidates must retain the result to be produced while conduction of the admission process.

PERA CET 2021 Courses Offered

Through the PERA Common Entrance Test, admission is provided by member institutions to a score of Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes. Check the complete list below.

UG Courses
B.Tech (Bioengineering)B.Tech (Biotechnology)
B.Tech (Biomedical Engineering)B.Tech (Food Technology)
B.Tech (Marine Engineering)B.Tech (Aerospace Engineering)
B.Tech (Aeronautical Engineering)B.Tech (Chemical Engineering)
B.Tech (Petroleum Engineering)B.Tech (Polymer Engineering)
B.Tech (Electrical Engineering)B.Tech (Civil Engineering)
B.Tech (Transportation Engineering)B.Tech (Electronics & Communication Engineering)
B.Tech (VLSI & Embedded Systems)B.Tech (Fire Technology & Safety)
B.Tech (Information Technology)B.Tech (Computer Engineering – Artificial Intelligence)
B.Tech (Computer Engineering – Biocomputation)B.Tech (Computer Engineering – Computer Engineering)
B.Tech (Computer Engineering – Human-Computer Interaction)B.Tech (Computer Engineering – Information Systems)
B.Tech (Data Analytics)B.Tech (Intelligence Systems)
B.Tech (Networks & Security)B.Tech Cloud Technology And Information Security (CT & IS)
B.Tech Mobile Application & Cloud Technology (MA & CT)B.Tech (Business Analytics & Optimization – IBM)
B.Tech (Cyber Security and Forensic – IBM)B.Tech – IT (Data Science)
B.Tech (Mobile Computing)B.Tech (Internet of Things)
B.Tech (Cloud Technology and Information Security)B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
B.Tech (Mechatronics and Automation Engineering)B.Tech (Robotics & Automation)
B.Tech (Mechatronics Engineering)B.Tech (Energy Engineering)
B.Des (Interior Design)B.Des (Automobile Design)
B.Des (User Experience Design)B.Des (Product Design)
B.Des (Graphic Design)B.Des (Textile Design)
B.Des (Fashion Design) 

PG Courses

LLMM.Tech (Food Technology)
M.Tech (Bioengineering)M.Tech (Biomedical)
M.Tech (Civil Engineering)M.Tech (Environmental Engineering)
M.Tech (Construction Management)M.Tech Valuation (Land-Building)
M.Tech (Town & Country Planning)M.Tech (Transportation Engineering & Planning)
M.Tech (Structural Engineering)M.Tech Valuation (Plant Machinery)
M.Tech (ECE)M.Tech (Electrical Power System)
M.Tech (Information Technology)M.Tech (Computer Science & Engineering)
M.Tech (Cyber-Physical Systems)M.Tech (Advanced Computing & Data Science)
M.Tech (Cloud Technology and Information Security)M.Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
M.Tech (Design Engineering)M.Tech (Automotive Product Engineering)
M.Tech- CAD-CAMM.Tech (Energy Engineering)
M.Des (Design Driven Entrepreneurship)M.Des (Computer Interaction Design)
M.Des (User Experience Design)M.Des (Product Design)
M.Des (Graphic Design)M.Des (Textile Design)
M.Des (Fashion Management)M.Des (Fashion Design)

PERA CET Colleges 2021

Following are the list of promoters of CET PERA:

PERA CET 2021 Highlights

Check the summary of PERA CET 2021 hereby in the given table:

Exam namePERA CET 2021 or Preeminent Education and Research Association Common Entrance Test 
Conducting bodyDY Patil International University Pune
FrequencyOnce a year
PERA CET Official website

About PERA

Self-financed Universities in Maharashtra have formed an association and registered a company under Section 8 of the Companies Act 2013 in the name and style of “PREEMINENT EDUCATION AND RESEARCH ASSOCIATION” (PERA), Pune for the following objects:

  • To encourage, promote and facilitate higher education, research and other extra-curricular & co-curricular activities.
  • To conduct Common Entrance Tests (CETs) for various professional undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs for all self-financed universities at all India level.

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PERA CET Important Dates

Exam Date25 Sep, 26 Sep 2020
Form Date01 May - 29 May 2021
Result05 Oct 2020

Preeminent Education and Research Association Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

01 May 2021

Form End Date:

29 May 2021

The forms will open on 01 May 2021



Examination Date (Online):

25 Sep 2020, 26 Sep 2020

Application Fees:

₹ 1,500

Admissions open for


10 Dec 2020-31 May 2021


01 Feb 2021-31 Mar 2021

UPES Dehradun

01 Jan 2021-10 Jun 2021

Manipal University

05 Dec 2020-19 Dec 2020

Chandigarh University

14 Dec 2020-29 May 2021