MAH CET 2019 Exam - Registration, Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MAH CET) 2019  is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) for the admission in the MBA colleges in Maharashtra . The MAH-CET 2019 exam notification is expected to be out sometime in January 2019. The MAH-CET exam is usually conducted by the second Sunday of March. It is given by almost 90000 students across Maharashtra.

 

Government of Maharashtra has established a State Common Entrance Test Cell (CET CELL) under Admission Regulating Authority (ARA). The Competent Authority shall conduct the MAH- MBA/MMS CET 2019 for admission to; First Year of Post Graduate Degree Courses in Management (MBA/MMS) in various institutes in Maharashtra, for Academic Year 2019-20.

There are more than 300 institutes those come under different universities in Maharashtra in which admission is through MAH CET.  It is administered by the Competent Authority on its own or in collaboration with professional Agencies which holds a record of its competence and experience of personnel selection through competitive examinations.

 

Exam Name

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MAH CET) 2019

Exam Conducting Authority

Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra

Exam Mode

Online (Computer-Based Test)

Exam Date

9th-10th March 2019 (speculated)

Exam Time

Morning: 10 AM till 12:30 AM

Afternoon: 2 PM till 4:30 PM

Exam Duration

2 Hour 30 Mins or 150 Minutes

Exam Level

State

Exam Sections

4

Exam Pattern

Logical Reasoning

Abstract Reasoning

Quantitative Aptitude

Verbal Ability/Reading Comprehension

Exam Marking Scheme

+1 Mark for Every Correct Answer

No Negative Marking

Exam Question Type

Multiple-Choice Question

Maximum Marks

200

Total Exam Questions

200

 

MAH CET 2019 Important Dates

MAHCET 2019 Online Registration Window

4th Week of Jan’19 till 3rd Week of Feb’19

MAHCET 2019 Admit Card

4th Week of Feb’19 Onwards

MAHCET 2019 Exam Date

9th and 10th March, 2019

Morning: 10 AM till 12:30 AM

Afternoon: 2 PM till 4:30 PM

MAHCET 2019 Exam Result & Scorecard

3rd Week of March 2019

 

MAH CET 2019 Eligibility

Eligibility for Maharashtra state candidates:

  1. Nationality:
    1. Candidate must be an Indian National
  2. Age:
    1. There is no age limit in order to appear for the exam
  3. Education Qualification:
    1. The candidates should be a graduate or have acquired an equivalent degree from a recognized university.
    2. The General category candidates must have minimum 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA and the reserved category candidates must have minimum 45% in their undergraduate studies
    3. Those candidates in the Final year of graduation can also apply for the examination. However, they need to produce their graduation certificate at the time of counselling.  

 

Eligibility for All India Candidature Candidates, Jammu and Kashmir Migrant candidates –

  1. Nationality:
    1. Candidate must be an Indian National
  2. Education Qualification:
    1. The candidates should be a graduate or have acquired an equivalent degree from a recognized university.
    2. The General category candidates must have minimum 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA and the reserved category candidates must have minimum 45% in their undergraduate studies
    3. Those candidates in the Final year of graduation can also apply for the examination. However, they need to produce their graduation certificate at the time of counselling.  

 

  1. Reservation:
    1. All India Candidates seeking admission for 15% All India Seats will be based on for MAHCET 2019 CAT 2018/CMAT 2019 for admission into Maharashtra B-schools.

 

Eligibility for Children of NRI / OCI / PIO, Children of Indian workers in the Gulf countries, Foreign National candidates

 

  1. Exemption:
    1. Candidates who belong to the following categories are exempted from the MAHCET 2019 and are eligible for direct admissions:
  2. Education Qualification:
    1. The candidates should be a graduate or have acquired an equivalent degree from a recognized university with 50% minimum marks.

Registration Process

  • Candidates who wish to apply for MAH CET 2019 have to fill online application form.
  • The registration process is from January 2019 to February 2019

MAH CET 2019 Exam Fees

Application form processing fees has to be paid through online system only by Internet Payment, Credit Card / Debit Card (RuPay / Visa/MasterCard / Maestro), Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards / Mobile Wallets for which the service charges, as per rules, shall be applicable in addition to the application form processing fees.

General Category Candidates and Outside Maharashtra State Candidate Reserved Category candidates from Maharashtra State Children of NRI / OCI / PIO, Foreign National
Children of Indian Workers in the Gulf countries Persons with Disability candidates from Maharashtra  
Rs. 1000/- Rs. 800/- Rs. 5000/-

MAH CET 2019 Admit Card

Candidates must download the admit card by logging into the DTE, Maharashtra website. The admit cards will be available at least a week before the exam. Admit card can be downloaded from Feburay 2019 (onwards). 

Once the candidate clicks the relevant link, he/she can access the window for admit card download. The candidate is required to use

  • Registration Number / Roll Number
  • Password/Date of Birth for downloading the admit card. Candidate needs to affix recent recognizable photograph on the admit card preferably the same as provided during registration.

Candidates must take out a print out of the admit card. They must check all the details and present it at the exam day for verification. Candidate without the admit card will not be allowed to give the test. Also, save it for further admission process.

MAH CET 2019 Exam Pattern

MAH CET 2019 will be conducted in online mode. The test will have Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) The duration of the test will be 2 and a half hours with 200 questions. There will be no negative marking for any wrong answer. Each correct answer will fetch 1 mark. Total no of questions topic wise break up is given below:

Topics No. Of Questions Marks per Question Maximum Marks Total Marks Test Duration
Abstract Reasoning 75 1 75 200 150 Minutes
Logical Reasoning 25 1 25
Quantitative Aptitude 50 1 50
Verbal Ability/ Reading Comprehension 50 1 50

MAH CET 2019 Syllabus

The exam has 3 sections which has 2 distinct parts - Logical Reasoning and Abstract reasoning. The syllabus in detail is given below:

VERBAL ABILITY AND READING COMPREHENSION

This is to test your English language. In this test there will be passages with questions based on their contents to test your comprehension. Your English Language ability would be tested through questions on grammar , vocabulary , sentence completion, synonyms , antonyms, comprehension of passages etc. Your English language ability would be tested through questions on

  • Understanding of the contents of the passage
  • Choice of appropriate words, phrases, expressions and similar language skills.

QUANTITATIVE APTITUTDE

This test helps to know how fast and accurate you can work with numbers, do numerical calculations understand various arithmetic problems involving ratio and proportion, percentage, etc. This test also helps to measure your power of quantitative reasoning, interpretation of tables, common graphs and charts.

LOGICAL / ABSTRACT REASONING

This measures how quickly and accurately you can think. This test may have questions based on figures and diagrams and also questions on verbal reasoning.

Topics to be covered are:

  • Verbal ability
  • Reading comprehension
  • Quantitative analysis
  • Data interpretation
  • Data sufficiency
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Verbal reasoning
  • Non-verbal reasoning

Courses

The Common Entrance Test - Maharashtra (CET) is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education and is accepted by close to 298 Institutes in Maharashtra. Courses you can apply for:

  • Two-year full-time course in Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Two-year full-time course in Master of Management Studies (MMS)
  • Two-year full-time course in Post Graduate Diploma Course in Business Management (PGDBM)
  • Two-year full-time course in Post Graduate Diploma Course in Management (PGDM)

MAH CET 2019 EXAM Centers

In Maharashtra State

Ahmednagar Akola Amravati
Amravati Beed Bhandara
Buldhana Chandrapur Dhule
Gadchiroli Gondia Hingoli
Jalgaon Jalna Kolhapur
Latur Mumbai Mumbai Sub Urban
Nagpur Nanded Nandurbar
Nashik Osmanabad Palghar
Parbhani Pune Raigad
Ratnagiri Sangli Satara
Sindhudurga Solapur Thane
Wardha Washim Yavatmal

Outside Maharashtra State

Ahmedabad Gandhinagar Bangalore
Bhopal Delhi/Delhi-NCR Jaipur
Kolkata Lucknow Ranchi
Panaji Verna Patna
Raipur    

Colleges accepting MAH CET 2019

The Common Entrance Test - Maharashtra (CET) is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education and is accepted by close to 298 Institutes in Maharashtra. Courses you can apply for:

  • Apex Institute of Management & Research, Pune
  • Atharva Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai
  • Balaji Institute of International Business, Pune
  • Balaji Institute of Telecom and Management, Pune
  • Chetana’s Ramprasad Khandelwal Institute of Management & Research
  • Institute of Business Management & Research, Pune
  • Institute of Management Education Research and Training
  • International School of Business & Media, Pune
  • Jayawant Institute of Management Studies, Pune
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies(JBIMS)
  • KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai
  • Lala Lajpat Rai Institute of Management, Mumbai
  • Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune
  • Mahatma Phule Institute Of Management and Computer Studies, Pune
  • MET Institute of Management, Mumbai
  • Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering, Mumbai
  • Neville Wadia Institute of Management Studies & Research Pune
  • NL Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai
  • Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil Institute of Management Studies, Pune
  • PES Modern College of Engineering, Pune
  • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Pune
  • Vivekanand Education Society’s Institute Of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai
  • Smt. HirabenNanavati Institute of Management and Research for Women, Pune
  • SIES College of Management Studies, Mumbai
  • Rizvi Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai
  • Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Mumbai

MAH CET Result 2019

MAH CET Result 2019 will be declared in March 2019. The results of MAH CET will be available only through online mode, which can be accessed through candidate’s Registration ID and Date of Birth. The MAH CET Result 2019, will be declared in the form of score card, percentile and All India Rank.

Check Details

Reference Books for MAH MBA/MMS CET

  • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Time
  • Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Examination, Guha
  • Quantitative Aptitude for CAT and other Aptitude Examination 3rd, Time
  • Mathematics for MBA Entrance Exams, R.S. Agarwal
  • The Pearson Guide to MBA Entrance Examination, Edgar Thorpe
  • MBA Entrance Guide,5th Ed, Career Launcher

Study Plan & Preparation Tips

  • The prime quality that a prospective candidate must have is to budget his/her time realistically. The time which one spends on study sessions should consist of enough varieties in terms of their area of specialization and also include many other activities to prevent loss of proper effectiveness.
  • Analyze your performance in mock tests to see your strength areas and work on weaker ones
  • Students must practice in a disciplined manner to crack the exam
  • Candidates can also depend on various coaching centers which will help them to have an idea on time management, creativity, Language efficiency etc.
  • rack current affairs up to date for creating proper awareness about what is happening around.

Some of the Universities and Affilated Institutes

Universities Institutes
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University 428
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University 71
Solapur University 10
Shivaji University 276
North Maharashtra University 215
Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University 418
The Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University 601
Smt. Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University 146

Contact Details

Address - Joint Director, Technical Education Regional Office, World Bank Project Building, Government Polytechnic Campus, 49-Kherwadi, Ali Yawar Jung Marg, Bandra(East), Mumbai-400 051

  • 022 22641150/51
  • 022 22612139
  • 022 22644859
  • 022 22644861
  • Fax: - 022 22692102/22690007
  • E-Mail: - admissions.dte@gmail.com