MAHER Entrance Exam 2014: MAHER CET 2014 is a university level examination conducted by Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research and is the qualifying examination for admission to Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), B. Sc (Nursing) and Bachelor in Physiotherapy (BPT).




  • For MBBS/BDS degree course :Higher Secondary or equivalent qualifying examination with 50% of aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany and Zoology)
  • For B.Sc (Nursing) :45% of aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology) and English.
  • For BPT degree : 45% of aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology) and English  and a pass in Higher Secondary Course.
  • Age: The candidate age should be not less than 17 years as on 31st December, 2013
  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST, other backward classes the minimum marks for admission shall be40% in lieu of 50% for general category.


MAHER Entrance Test is of Multiple choice mode.

Questions will be asked in the subject areas of Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.

The duration of question paper is of two and half hours.

MAHER Entrance Test will be conducted in the centers Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, New Delhi.

Candidates can select any center of their convenience to write the entrance test.

Application Procedure

MAHER application form and brochure can be obtained in person, by post or can be downloaded from the official website.

Application fees for downloading and receiving application form and brochure in person are as follows:

  • Rs 1000/- for MBBS and BDS courses
  • Rs 500/- for B.Sc Nursing and BPT courses
If you wish to receive the application forma and brochure by post then you will be required to pay:
  • Rs 1100/- for MBBS and BDS courses
  • Rs 600/- for B.Sc Nursing and BPT courses
Payment has to be made through Demand Draft only drawn in favour of Registrar, MAHER payable at Chennai.


Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education Research was established in 2004 by Meenakshi Ammal Trust. The Meenakshi Ammal Trust was founded in the year 1983 as a public charitable and Educational Trust by Mrs. D. Meenakshi Ammal, a noted philanthropist. MAHER later got recognition as a deemed university by University Grants Commission (UGC) as Meenakshi University.  For all the major courses it offers, Meenakshi University has different colleges. A large number of candidates appear for admission in MAHER and the competition is quite tough specially for MBBS course.

Exam Date

May 26, 2014

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