The university was established on 3 June 1998 by the state Government of Maharashtra through an ordinance. The State Legislature passed Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Act 1999 (Act No X) and received the assent of the Governor, in the Maharashtra Government Gazette on 21 January 1999. The university was declared open by the governor of Maharashtra on June 10, 1998. All colleges and institutions imparting education in health science in the state of Maharashtra have been affiliated to this new university under Section 6(3) of the Act.
Maharashtra University of Health Sciencesprovides MBBS, BDS, B.Sc. nursing and BASLP courses for which admission is conducted through MHT-CET. Admission to these courses is conducted by the Directorate of Medical Education and Research. Candidates are required to fill application form online on www.dmer.org or www.mhtcet2017.co.in from 01 to 22 March. Once candidates will fill the application form they will be provided with a unique username and password which will be helpful for future use. Application fee can be submitted through a bank challan in any branch of State bank of India. After filling the fee for application form candidates will find a confirmation page which is to be saved for later uses. Admit card for the test is to be obtained from official website of MHT.CET in between 25th to 30th April. An entrance test will be conducted on May 5, 2018 (tentative) for admission to different health science courses.
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