MAH CET 2021

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Thursday, February 18, 2021

Important Update: MAH CET 2021 exam registration and application process starts sometime in February third week 2021. This year MAH CET exam may be delayed by a few days due to Covid 19. The MAH MBA CET 2021 exam dates are expected on March 27-28, 2021. The MAH CET 2021 (MBA/MMS) exam will be held in multiple sessions. DTE Maharashtra has released MAH MBA CET 2021 exam syllabus and scoring pattern much before announcing the MAH CET Exam date. Read More

 

The information shared below is for MAH CET 2021 for admission to various MBA/MMS 2021-23 courses offered by MBA colleges in Maharashtra - both to Maharashtra State (MS) and Outside Maharashtra State (OMS) candidates. 

 

 

MAH CET 2021 exam centres are located in 47 cities in India. Apart from the maximum number of exam centres located in Maharashtra, many state capitals in the country are the MAH CET 2021 (MBA/MMS) exam centres. 

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MAH CET 2021: An Overview of MAH MBA CET Exam

  • MAH CET 2021 is an important state level MBA entrance exam with moderate difficulty level for MBA admission 2021 in many top MBA colleges located in Maharashtra.
  • MAH CET Exam date and exam slots are divided in two days and four sessions
  • MAH CET 2021 is an online computer based test.
  • The MAH MBA CET exam consists of 200 questions of MCQ type and is divided into 3 major sections
  • The exam duration is of 2½ hours.
  • There is no negative marking for wrong answer. 
  • 330+ MBA colleges in Maharashtra with an intake of 40000 students, will offer admission to their flagship MBA/MMS programmes on the basis of  MAH CET 2021
  • After the declaration of MAH CET exam result, Centralized Admission Process (CAP) which is the final selection process for all the MBA colleges, will be conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra in July 2021
  • According to the State CET Cell, the full form of MAH CET is MAH-MBA/MMS CET 2021.

MAH CET 2021: Exam Highlights
One of the most important but an easier MBA entrance exam – MAH CET 2021 has following key features:

MAH CET 2021 Conducting Body
State CET Cell - Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra
MAH CET Full Form
MAH MBA/MMS CET
MBA CET Full Form
Master in Business Administration Common Entrance Test
MMS CET Full Form
Master in Management Studies Common Entrance Test
Difference in MBA CET & MMS CET
None – Same CET exam for both the courses
Difference in MBA & MMS programs
Broadly same, MMS is approved by AICTE, MBA is UGC Recognized 
Number of MBA colleges under MAH CET 2021 Exam
330+
Top MBA Colleges in MAH CET 2021
JBIMS, SIMSREE, K J Somaiya, PUMBA, Welingkar, IESMCRC, CIMR, N L Dalmiya, SIES
MBA Seats Available for Admission 2022
40000+
Mode of MAH CET 2021 Exam
Computer Based Test
MAH CET 2021 Exam Dates
March 27 & 28, 2021
MAH CET Testing Window
2 days, 4 sessions
MAH CET 2021 Test Duration
150 Minutes (2½ Hours)
MAH CET 2021 Scoring Pattern
+1 for correct answer
Negative Marking in MAH CET 2021
No, Negative marking for wrong answer
MAH CET 2021 Application Fee
Rs.1000/- for OMS candidates
Rs.  800/- for MS candidates
MAH CET 2021 Score Validity for Admission
For MBA Admission 2021
Admission Process through MAH CET 2021
Through Centralized Admission Process (CAP) conducted by DTE Maharashtra in July 2021
Total Questions in MAH CET
200 (All MCQs)
Sectional Division of Exam
4 Sections (Effectively 3) with varying number of Questions in Each Section
MAH CET Test Sections with number of questions
Logical Reasoning-75; Abstract Reasoning-25; Quantitative Aptitude-50; Verbal Ability and Reading comprehension-50 questions
Choice of Answer Options
5
MAH CET Difficulty Level
Moderate
Required MAH CET Percentile for MBA admission in Top Colleges
90+
Importance of Taking MAH CET 2021
Last MBA CET which offers MBA admission opportunity in 2021 in more than 330 MBA colleges in Maharashtra
MAH CET Application process
Online

MAH MBA CET Important Dates 2021
Following are the MAH MBA CET important dates for 2021 exam:

Activity
MAH CET Important Date
Comments
MAH CET 2021  Notification Release
February 15, 2021
Contains MAH CET 2021 Schedule
MAH CET Registration Start Date
February 15, 2021
Only Online Registration
MAH CET Registration & Exam Fee
Rs.1000 for Open category
Rs.800 for Reserved category
Fee to be paid Online only
Last date to apply for MAH CET 2021
March 10, 2021
Date is sometimes Extended
MAH CET Admit card Download Starts
March 15, 2021
Available through Candidate Login
Last Date for Printing of MAH CET Application Form
March 27, 2021
Download from MAH CET website
Last date to Download MAH CET Admit Card
March 28, 2021
Last date of MAH CET exam
MAH CET 2021 Exam Dates
March 27 & 28, 2021
Computer Based Test in Multiple sessions (2 sessions on each day)
MAH CET 2021 Result Declaration
April 10, 2021
Result with Score Card is available on official MAH CET website 

(All dates are tentative)

 

MAH CET 2021 Exam Pattern
MAH MBA CET 2021 exam pattern consists of 200 multiple choice questions (MCQs) divided in 3 broad sections. The exam is free from negative marking. 

MAH CET 2021 Section name
Number of questions
Mark per question
Total marks for the section
Logical Reasoning
75
1
75
Abstract Reasoning
25
1
25
Quantitative Aptitude
50
1
50
Verbal Ability/Reading Comprehension
50
1
50
Total marks for the test
 
 
200

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MAH CET 2021: Admission Opportunity in Top MBA Colleges
Top MBA Colleges including JBIMS, SIMSREE, K J Somaiya, PUMBA among others will offer admission on the basis of MAH CET 2021 exam scores and DTE CAP 2021. The exam score is accepted for admission in more than 300 MBA colleges in Maharashtra. Read More  

 

MAH CET 2021 Registration Process
MAH CET Registration process is online and closes in March 2021 second week. The application is accepted for MBA admission to 1st Year of 2 year full time Post Graduate Degree course in Management (MBA/MMS) in the Government, Govt. Aided, University Managed, University Departments and Unaided Institutes in the Maharashtra State.

 

MAH CET 2021 registration Fee is Rs.800/- for Maharashtra State (MS) candidates and Rs.1000/- for All India Category (OMS) candidates. Read More about MAH CET Registration Process

 

MAH CET Syllabus
MAH CET Syllabus with key changes in the topics for MAH CET 2021 question paper has already been released by DTE Maharashtra State CET Cell. Check here the revised MAH CET syllabus

 

MBA Intake 2021: Maharashtra & Outside Maharashtra candidates

  • There are about 40,000 MBA/MMS 2021 seats available in MBA colleges of Maharashtra.
  • 15% to 35% seats are available in JBIMS and other Maharashtra MBA colleges for All India category (OMS) candidates who appear in MAH MBA CET 2021 or apply through other National level exams as prescribed by DTE Maharashtra
  • 65% to 85% Seats are available for different categories of Maharashtra State (MS) candidates through MAH CET exam

MAH CET 2021 Admit Card: Download in March 2021
All the candidates who have successfully registered and have paid the requisite MAH CET exam fee can download their MAH CET call letter wef March 2021 second/third week from official website link for MBA/MMS CET 2021 exam through candidate login. The last date for MAH CET Admit card download is MAH CET 2021 exam date.  Check here to know how to download MAH CET Admit card

 

MAH CET 2021 Preparation
MAH CET preparation, as per the experts should be planned as per the MAH CET syllabus and the exam pattern. Reasoning with 50% weightage in MAH CET exam is one of the key areas to crack the exam with high score. Past MAH CET toppers suggest following preparation tools:

  • Read and practice with Best Preparation Books For MAH CET
  • Practice more on a variety of Reasoning questions
  • Scan MAH CET syllabus and prepare on all the topics
  • Improve your Reading speed for RC passages and for Reasoning problems
  • Practice with previous MAH CET test papers and Mock tests
  • Learn to Manage Time as 150 Minutes are available to attempt 200 questions Read More about How to Prepare for MAH CET

MAHCET 2021: Test  Day Guidelines  
The 2 day 4 sessions, MAH-MBA/MMS CET 2021 exam will have 200 multiple choice objective type questions (MCQs) in each session of the exam. You should adhere to following test day guidelines:

  • Visit the test venue a day before the exam day
  • Take a ball pen with you to the exam centre
  • Each question will have 5 Answer options 
  • Don’t touch key board: Exam will be locked 
  • Penalty will be imposed for similarities 
  • Don't forget Signature on Attendance sheet & Admit card 
  • Take exam carefully, no retest will be there despite any technical glitch

JBIMS Mumbai Admission Process through MAH CET
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), University of Mumbai will offer Admission to its two years full time MMS 2021-23 batch through Centralised Admission Process (CAP) to be conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Government of Maharashtra in July 2021 after MAH CET Result declaration. The registration and application process for DTE CAP 2021 will open around June 2021 first week and will be online process.

  

JBIMS Mumbai admission policy and admission process for MMS 2021-23 batch is not changed so far and therefore the B-school will accept CAT 2020, MAHCET 2021 and CMAT 2021 scores for All India candidates.

 

Although JBIMS does not announce individual cut offs but the JBIMS MAH-CET cut offs as announced by DTE Maharashtra after different CAP rounds reveal a percentile cut off at 98-99. 

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MAH CET 2021 - Last Important MBA Entrance Test in the year
MAH CET 2021 is the last most important MBA CET for admission 2021 in some of the best MBA colleges in India like JBIMS, SIMSREE, PUMBA, K J Somaiya, CIMR, Welingkar among others. 

 

MAH CET: Admission Regulating Authority Established
To facilitate MBA/MMS admissions through MAH MBA CET 2021 and other CET exams, the Government of Maharashtra has established "ADMISSIONS REGULATING AUTHORITY AND STATE COMMON ENTRANCE TEST CELL" as per the provisions of the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions & Fees) Act. 2015 (Mah. Act No. XXVIII of 2015). The Commissioner of State CET Cell is Competent Authority for conducting CETs. The candidates from Maharashtra as well as from all other states can appear in MAH CET. 

 

Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra conducts MAH CET exam every year along with other CETs for admission to Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, MCA and other courses on different dates. The information bulletin and notification for MAH CET is released by State CET Cell.

FAQs

Q. What are the MAH MBA CET 2021 Exam dates?
A. MAH CET 2021 exam expected dates are March 27, & March 28, 2021.

 

Q. How many MAH CET testing slots are there in one day?
A. There are two slots of MAH CET exam in a day – morning and afternoon.
 

Q. When MAH CET 2021 Registration process opens?
A. MAH CET 2021 registration and application opens in February 2021

 

Q. What is the last date to apply for MAH CET exam 2021?
A. The last date to apply for MAH CET 2021  is expected to close in March second week

 

Q. What is the application fee for MAH CET 2021?
A. The application fee is different for different categories. For All India category/open category it is Rs.1000/-, for Maharashtra State reserved category it is Rs.800/-

Register for Latest Exam Updates

Exam dates and schedule

  • Notification date: 15-02-2021 10:00 AM (Tentative)
    Registration – Online: 15-02-2021 10:00 AM to 10-03-2021 05:00 PM (Tentative)
    Admit Card Release: 15-03-2021 10:00 AM to 28-03-2021 05:00 PM (Tentative)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Saturday, March 27, 2021 - 10:00 (Tentative), Sunday, March 28, 2021 - 10:00 (Tentative)
    Result: 10-04-2020 10:00 AM (Tentative)

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MBA CET 2020

Important Update: Last date for MAH CET Registration 2020 is extended to February 22, 2020 from February 15, 2020. DTE has reopened the last date to apply for MAH CET 2020 exam for the applicants after closing it on Feb 15.. Read More  

 

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MAH CET Eligibility 2021

MAH CET 2021 eligibility criteria is released by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Government of Maharashtra. The candidates can check below their eligibility to apply for MAH CET 2021 exam.

 

MAH MBA CET 2021 application process starts in the third/fourth week of February 2021 and will close in March 2021. MAH CET exam dates are expected on March 27 & 28, 2021. The exam offers MBA admission opportunity in 330+ MBA colleges in Maharashtra. The exam is conducted in multiple slots as computer based test.

 

MAH CET Eligibility: Key Points
Following are the major points that determine the eligibility criteria to appear in MAH CET 2021 exam

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MBA CET Registration & Application process

MAH CET Registration 2021 will open shortly in February 2021 third or last week. The last date to fill in and submit MAH CET Application Form is in March 2021.

 

MAH CET 2021 is an important state level MBA entrance exam with moderate difficulty level for MBA admission 2021 in many top MBA colleges like JBIMS, SIMSREE, K J Somaiya, Welingkar, PUMBA among others. The exam is expected on two dates on March 27 and 28, 2021.

 

MAH CET 2021 is an online computer based test. The exam consists of 200 questions of MCQ type and is divided into 3 major sections. The exam duration is of 2½ hours. There is no negative marking for wrong answer.  

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MAH CET Pattern 2021

Important Update: MAH CET 2021 exam for MBA/MMS admission is expected to be held on March 27 & 28, 2021. MAH MBA CET 2021 will be held in multiple slots as an online computer based test. The exam leads to admission in AICTE/UGC approved MBA/MMS/ PGDM courses in 330+ MBA colleges across the state of Maharashtra. No structural and content based changes in MAH MBA CET 2021 exam are announced by DTE Maharashtra so far.

 

MAH CET 2021 Exam: Important Dates
Below are the important MAH MBA CET 2021 exam dates

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MAH CET Syllabus 2021

Important Update: MAH CET Syllabus 2021 is released now with exam & scoring pattern and type of questions expected in MAH MBA CET 2021 exam. MAH CET exam is expected on March 27 & 28, 2021. 

 

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MAH CET Exam Analysis

 

MAH CET 2020 exam, conducted by DTE Maharashtra on March 14 & 15, 2020 in four slots has got over now with many changes and surprises to the test takers. The candidates were taken off guard as many new types of questions appeared in the exam. The MAH MBA CET 2020 for MBA admission was marked with a lengthy and difficult Logical & Abstract Reasoning. While Quantitative Aptitude section remained moderate, Verbal Ability was on higher difficulty side. Overall exam difficulty level was similar to last year with expected cut off at JBIMS remaining around 138+.

 

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MAH CET Admit Card 2020

MAH CET Admit card 2020 is live now! You can download the MAH MBA CET Hall Ticket 2020 from official MAH CET website. The MBA CET admit card was released on March 2, 2020 but Candidates could not download it till March 3 due to technical issues. Instead of admit card, the candidates were getting their application summary on clicking on download link. MBAUniverse.com approached DTE Maharashtra as well as the Higher and Technical Education Minister of maharashtra to get the issue resolved. The Admit card was made available for download on March 3, 2020. 

 

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MAH CET 2020 Cut off

 

MAH CET 2020 cut offs are not higher than last year as the highest percentile of 99.99 in MAH CET 2020 is awarded in a score range of 146 to 159 to 16 candidates out of total 110,631 test takers in the merit list as against the last year cut off range between 165 and 170. The result of MAH MBA CET 2020 exam was declared on May 22, 2020. Last year there were 102851 who appeared in MAH CET exam. So there are more candidates per MBA seat and has kept the MAH CET 2020 cut off percentile score as high as was last year. MAH MBA CET 2020 exam was conducted by DTE Maharashtra in four slots on March 14 and 15, 2020.

 

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MAH CET Exam Centres 2020

MAH CET 2020 exam centres are 49. DTE Maharashtra has announced the locations of MAH CET exam centres 2020. The MAH CET exam dates are March 14 & 15, 2020. DTE does not announce the venues of the MAH CET centres and the list of MAH CET MBA exam centres consists of the cities for MAH CET MBA exam centres. The MAH CET Centres 2020 are located across the country although maximum number of MAH CET test centres are in the state of Maharashtra alone. 

 

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MAH CET Result

Latest Update: ​ MAH CET 2020 Result is declared now! CET CELL of DTE Maharashtra has released the MAH CET 2020 Result on May 22, 2020 with a merit list of  110,631 candidates who appeared in the MAH MBA CET 2020 exam and have scored 0 to 159 marks out of 200. There are 16 candidates who have been awarded highest 99.99 percentile in the score range of 146 to 159 in MAH MBA CET 2020 exam. The CET CELL will shortly announce the DTE CAP 2020 registration dates for final selection of candidates to MBA/MMS 2020-22 courses in JBIMS, SIMSREE, PUMBA and more than 330 MBA colleges in Maharashtra.

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DTE CAP 2020 for MBA/MMS Admissions

After a long delay, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) has started registration process for DTE CAP 2020 for MBA/MMS admission 2020 on December 8, 2020.

 

Many changes have been introduced in the registration and document verification process in MAH MBA/MMS CAP 2020. In its notification released on December 7, 2020, CET Cell Maharashtra has clarified that the Centralized Admission Process (CAP) 2020 for MBA/MMS admission 2020 starts online on December 8 and the last date to register online is December 13, 2020.

 

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MAH CET 2019 Final Merit List

After completion of the MAH CET 2019 CAP round document verification process, DTE Maharashtra will display the provisional Merit List for MBA 2019 admission. The display of final Merit List MBA 2019 is scheduled after submission of grievances in the first week of July 2019.

 

The document verification at FCs for MAH CET CAP round which starts in June 2019 first week will end in last week of June 2019. The CAP rounds are conducted with the provision to make seat allotments in MBA colleges in Maharashtra after conduct of three MAH CET CAP Rounds.

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MAH CET 2019 Answer Key

MAH CET 2019 Answer keys on the lines of other national level exams are expected to be released by DTE Maharashtra before declaration of MAH CET result in the 3rd week of March, 2019. Since, MAH CET is a two days, four session exam, it would be not be easy for DTE Maharashtra to release the MAH CET answer keys for MBA exam. Besides, DTE Maharashtra has not yet announced whether it would release the MAH CET Answer Key 2019 Pdf wherefrom you could download MAH CET exam response keys 2019. 

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MAH CET Preparation 2020

Important Update: MAH CET Registration 2020 has closed on February 15, 2020. MAH CET Admit Card Download starts from March 1, 2020. MAH CET exam dates are March 14 & 15, 2020. 

 

MAH CET 2020 Preparation for MAH MBA CET 2020 exam on March 14 & 15, 2020, with an aim to get admission in JBIMS, SIMSREE, PUMBA, K J Somaiya and other top MBA colleges accepting MAH CET score must be started well in advance as per the revised MAH CET exam pattern and syllabus. 

 

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MAH CET Sample Paper 2020

MAH CET 2020 Sample Paper to guide about the MAH CET question paper 2020 has been released by DTE Maharashtra along with the release of MAH CET Notification and beginning of registration on January 9, 2020. You can download MAH CET sample paper from the official DTE Maharashtra website for MAH-MBA CET 2020 exam. There is more than a month to practice for MAH CET exam after the MAH CET Practise Paper 2020 Download is made available at DTE website.

  

Besides, with the help of MAH CET Sample paper or Model MAH CET Question paper, you can well familiarize yourself with the exact nature and pattern of MAH CET actual test paper.

 

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DTE CAP 2020 for MBA/MMS Admissions

DTE CAP 2020 MBA/MMS admission 2020 process has started on December 8, 2020. Last date to revister is extended to December 20, 2020. Many changes have been introduced in the registration and document verification process in MAH MBA/MMS CAP 2020.

 

In its notification released on December 7, 2020, CET Cell Maharashtra has clarified that the Centralized Admission Process (CAP) 2020 for MBA/MMS admission 2020 starts online on December 8. The last date to register online is now extended to December 20 from earlier December 13, 2020.

 

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MMS Colleges

DTE Maharashtra has released a list of 325 MMS colleges located across Maharashtra. These MMS colleges have to participate in Centralized Admission Process (CAP) conducted by DTE Maharashtra after the result of MAH CET exam is declared.

 

The 325 MMS colleges accepting MAH CET score have total intake of 35000 seats in various management programmes offered by them. Some of the top MMS colleges include JBIMS Mumbai, SIMSREE Mumbai, DY Patil Pune among others. 

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MAH CET Percentile Predictor 2020

With the MAH MBA CET 2020 result declaration on May 22, 2020, the MBAUniverse.com percentile predictions have again proved very much accurate for the candidates who are seeking MBA/MMS admission 2020 in MBA colleges accepting MAH CET scores. Out of the 110,631 candidates who appeared in MAH CET 2020 exam on March 14 & 15, 2020, there are 16 candidates who have scored 99.99 percentile in the score range of 146-159, quite near to the percentile prediction by the experts at MBAUniverse.com.

 

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