MBA CET 2022

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Updated on
May 4, 2022

Important Update: MBA CET 2022 is the common entrance test for MBA/MMS admission 2022 in 330+ MBA colleges of Maharashtra. Among the Common Entrance Tests (CETs) for various courses, the MBA CET is the specific MBA entrance exam conducted by DTE Maharashtra. The exam is scheduled in multiple slots from August 23 to 25, 2022 as a computer based test of 150 minutes duration. Registration process for MAH MBA CET 2022 is open till May 11, 2022.


MAH MBA CET offers opportunity of MBA admission 2022 in JBIMS, SIMSREE, PUMBA, K J Somaiya, Welingkar, N L Dalmia, CIMR and other top MBA colleges. Through the MAH CET MBA exam not only Maharashtra State domicile candidates get admission in MBA colleges in Maharashtra but also 15% seats in the top MBA colleges of Maharashtra are reserved for All India category candidates. 

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MAH CET MBA: Also Known as DTE MBA
MAH CET MBA exam is conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra and is a yearly exam. As such the CET 2022 is also known as DTE MBA exam since the entire MBA/MMS admission process for Maharashtra MBA colleges is conducted by DTE Maharashtra through Centralized Admission Process (CAP) for all the participating MBA colleges in Maharashtra.


MAH MBA/MMS CET 2022 Notification
The MBA CET 2022 Notification has been released by DTE Maharashtra for MBA/MMS Admission on March 16, 2022. MBA CET 2022 Registration process opened on March 17.


MAH MBA CET 2022 Registration
The MAH-MBA CET 2022 Registration and application process is online. It started from March 17 and will close on May 11, 2022 at midnight.


MAH-CET 2022 registration fee is Rs.800/- for Maharashtra State reserved category candidates and Rs.1000/- for All India Category candidates. 15% seats in almost all the top MBA colleges of Maharashtra are reserved for All India candidates. The MAH CET 2022 registration process is online. The exam will be held as a computer based test. Read More about MAH CET 2022 Registration Process


JBIMS Mumbai: Admission Through MBA CET 2022
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), University of Mumbai will offer Admission to its two years full time MMS 2022-24 batch through Centralized Admission Process (CAP) to be conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Government of Maharashtra in July/August 2022 after MAH CET 2021 Result declaration.


JBIMS Mumbai admission policy and admission process for MMS 2022-24 batch is not changed so far and therefore the B-school will accept CAT 2021, MAH MBA CET 2022 and CMAT 2022 scores. The admission process will be through DTE CAP 2022 as was last year. 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.


MBA CET 2022 Syllabus: DTE Maharashtra
MAH MBA CET 2022 Syllabus for MBA/MMS entrance exam has been announced. DTE Maharashtra State CET Cell has released the MAH CET 2022 exam revised syllabus. Check here the revised MBA CET 2022 syllabus


MAH MBA CET 2022 Exam Pattern
MAH MBA CET 2022 Exam for admission to MBA/MMS 2022-24 course will be held as an online computer based test. CET 2022 exam pattern as informed by DTE Maharashtra consists of 200 questions divided in 3 sections. There is no negative marking in MBA CET 2022 exam. Read More about MAH MBA CET 2022 Exam Pattern 


MAH MBA CET 2022 Admit Card: Download Starts in July 2022
The MBA CET 2022 Admit card release date for MAH MBA/MMS CET 2022 exam is last week of July 2022. Candidates can download their MAH MBA CET 2022 call letter from official website link for MBA/MMS CET 2022 exam. The CET 2022 Admit card download remains available till the CET exam date. Check here How to Download MAH MBA CET 2022 Admit Card


All India Candidates: Admission Process Through MBA CET 2022
All India category Candidates seeking admission for 15% All India seats in MBA/MMS 2022 programs in Maharashtra B-schools will be considered for admission on the basis of MAH MBA CET 2022, CAT 2021, CMAT 2022, XAT 2022, ATMA 2021 & 2022, MAT (Dec 2021, Feb 2022. May 2022) entrance exam scores.


DTE Maharashtra vide its notification ref. 2A/ADM/MBA-MMS/2017/1221 dated October 18, 2017 had clarified that except for MAH-CET, CAT and CMAT, the all India category candidates could not apply for MBA admission to the B-schools whose admission process is governed by DTE Maharashtra. However, later on it was changed and many B-schools in Maharashtra were allowed to accept scores of other exams also for All India category candidates.  


There are about 40,000 MBA/MMS seats in more than 330 MBA colleges of Maharashtra which are to be filled up through Centralized Admission Process (CAP) 2022. Last year for MBA admission 2021, more than 132000 candidates applied for MAH CET and out of them 36142 candidates were offered admission in various MBA colleges in Maharashtra through DTE CAP. The CAP process, conducted by DTE Maharashtra in June, was delayed due to serious covid pandemic. For admission 2022 also, the DTE CAP will be conducted sometime in September/October, 2022. The list of MBA colleges released by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra on its website includes JBIMS, SIMSREE, K J Somaiya, PUMBA, N L Dalmiya and other prominent Autonomous University colleges, University departments, Government and University Managed MBA Colleges, Aided and Unaided Private and Minority MBA colleges among others. 

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