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

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MAH CET) 2019 is conducted as per the provision in section 2(e) and section 10(4) of Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions and Fees) Act, 2015 (Mah. XXVIII of 2015). The Competent Authority conducts the CET (MAH-MBA/MMS-CET 2019) for admissions to the Full Time Management course MBA/MMS for Academic Year2019-20.

 

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

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

10th January 2019 till 15th February 2019

MAHCET 2019 Admit Card

1st March 2019 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

31st 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.

MAH CET 2019 Registration Process

Candidates who wish to apply for MAHCET 2019 must fill online application form.

Pre-Requisites:

  1. Keep a scan copy of photograph and signature
  2. Have a valid personal email ID and mobile number
  3. Arrange for MAH CET 2019 Application Fees

 

Photograph Guidelines:

  1. A recent passport style color picture taken against a light-colored preferably white background. Please ensure the picture is bright and there's no red-eye. Also, there should be no caps, hats and dark glasses
  2. Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred)
  3. Size between 20kb–50 kb

 

Signature Guidelines:

  1. Signature should be clearly visible on a white paper with Black Ink pen
  2. Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS will not be accepted
  3. The signature will be put on the MAHCET 2019 Hall Ticket and wherever necessary.
  4. Dimensions 140 x 60 pixels (preferred)
  5. Size between 10kb – 20kb

 

Scanning the photograph and signature

  • The scanner resolution should be set to a minimum of 200 dpi (dots per inch) and color to True Color

 

Step to complete online MAH CET 2019 Registration Process:

  1. Go to the http://www.mahacet.org and click on the option "MAH-MBA/MMS CET-2019" or click on https://ibpsonline.ibps.in/cetmbajan19/
  2. Choose the tab "Click here for New Registration" and enter the details-
    1. Name
    2. Contact details
    3. Email-id

 

  1. Note down the ‘Provisional Registration Number’ and ‘Password’ generated by the system. An Email & SMS indicating the same will also be sent
  2. Click on SAVE AND NEXT

 

Steps to fill MAH CAT 2019 Application Form:

  1. Login using your existing credentials
  2. Carefully fill and verify the details filled in the online application like name of the candidate or other names should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the official documents
  3. Validate the details and click on ‘Save & Next' button
  4. Upload photo & signature as per the specification
  5. Proceed to fill other details of the MAH CET 2019 Application Form
  6. Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application
  7. Click the FINAL SUBMIT
  8. Click on 'Payment' Tab and proceed for payment. Make sure the e-receipt is generated and you take a print out of the same
  9. Click on 'Submit' button.

 

 

MAH CET 2019 Exam Fees

Candidates can pay the MAHCET 2019 exam fee only via online mode. The fee is non-refundable and non-transferable

Category

Region

MAHCET 2019 Exam FEE

Payment Mode

Open Category

Maharashtra State, Outside Maharashtra State (OMS), J & K Migrant candidates

INR 1000

Internet Payment, Credit Card/ Debit Card (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets

SC, ST, VJ/DT- NT(A), NT(B), NT(C), NT(D), OBC, SBC, Pwd

Maharashtra State only

INR 800

MAH CET 2019 Admit Card

  1. The MAHCET 2019 hall ticket will be available from 1st March 2019. Candidates will be informed through email/SMS
  2. Go to https://ibpsonline.ibps.in/cetmbajan19/ to download the MAHET 2019 Hall Ticket
  3. Enter the following:
    1. Registration Number/Roll Number
    2. Password/Date of Birth

 4. Candidates must affix recent (same as the one used while MAHCET 2019 Registration) photograph on the MAH CET 2019 Hall Ticket

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

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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    

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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

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MAH CET 2019 Result

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