Preeminent Education & Research Association

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Welcome to PERA


Preeminent Education and Research Association (PERA) is an esteemed federation of the state private universities of Maharashtra. The federation has been constituted to promote quality education in all domains of professional programs. The role of PERA is significant in raising the bar of excellence and progress of higher education in India.

PERA India will conduct Common Entrance Tests (CETs) for various professional under-graduate and post-graduate degree programs for all self-financed universities at an all-India level. It is a single exam that students can appear for, and apply for many private universities across the country for UG and PG courses. Start preparing for PERA CET and get admitted to your dream university!


PERA CET 2020 Registrations are Open – Apply Now.

Office Bearers

Dr. Mangesh T. Karad
President, PERA
Mr. Bharat Agarwal
Vice President, PERA
Dr. E B Khedkar
Member Secretary, PERA
Dr. Swati Mujumdar
Member, PERA
Mr. Rahul V. Karad
Member, PERA
Dr. Prabhat Ranjan
Member, PERA
Dr. Sanjeevan Arsud
Member, PERA
Dr. N. T. Rao
Member, PERA
Dr. N. Ramachadran
Member, PERA
Dr. V. A. Raikar
Member, PERA
Dr. Sudhir Gavhane
Member, PERA
Dr. Sayalee Gankar
Member, PERA
Prof. Hanumant Pawar
CEO, PERA

PERA CET Guidelines

  • PERA CET will be conducted only for professional courses.
  • PERA CET shall be additional to other entrance exams like (JEE, MH-CET, Uni-Gauge, ATMA, CAT, MAT & other equivalent National or State Level Exams)  
  • PERA CET score will be considered for admissions in member universities.
  • Candidate can apply online / offline before last date.
  • Application fee will be Rs. 1500 /-  mode of payment is Online only
  • PERA CET will be Online proctored based entrance examination of 200 marks.
  • Candidates can appear the PERA CET-2020 online examination only on Laptop or Desktop  PC with Web Camera on Windows operating system. It is also necessary to have an internet connection  with sufficient  speed to appear this examination. 
  • Quesation paper will be separate for respective courses.
  • UG course quesation paper will be designed based on respective 12th standard syllabus.
  • PG course quesation paper will de designed based on respective degree level syllabus.
  • Marking Scheme of PERA CET examination.

 

Sr. No

Program Name

Marking Scheme

1

B. Tech

B. Pharm

 

(all branches of Engineering)

 

 

Physics (25 MCQ, each of 2 marks )

Chemistry (25 MCQ, each of 2 marks )

Mathematics (50 MCQ, each of 2 marks )

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr.

2

B. Tech Bioengineering

B. Tech Food Technology

B. Pharm

Physics (25 MCQ, each of 2 marks )

Chemistry (25 MCQ, each of 2 marks )

Biology (50 MCQ, each of 2 marks )

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr.

3

BFA / MFA / B.Des / M.Des

Drawing + Aptitude+ Interview

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr.

4

BHM

MCQ type AptitudeTest + Interview

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr.

5

B. ED

MCQ type AptitudeTest + Interview 

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr.

6

M. Tech

MCQ type subject specific questions based on GATE syllabus. 

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr.

7

M. Pharm

MCQ type subject specific questions.

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr

8

MBA / MCA

MCQ type examination based on CAT syllabus

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr

9

M. Ed

MCQ type subject specific questions.

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr

10

LLB / LLM 

MCQ type AptitudeTest + Interview 

MCQ type examination based on MH CET syllabus.

Total Marks:200       Duration: 3 hr