MAH CET (Maharashtra Common Entrance Test)

Exam Date :- 14th,15th Mar 2020
Apply Before :- 22th Feb 2020

MAH CET Overview

MAH CET or Maharashtra Common Entrance Test is a yearly state level exam conducted by DTE Maharashtra. There are around 330+ colleges which accept the CET score. This test helps a candidate get enrolled into different MBA programs offered by the colleges. This computer based exam is conducted around 47 cities of Maharashtra. Students can select according to their choice and apply for the exam through their official website,

MAH CET 2021 Exam Highlights

Features Details 
Conducting BodyState Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra
Exam LevelState
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Exam ModeOnline
Exam Duration150 minutes
Exam SyllabusLogical Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
Exam Pattern200 questions in MCQ and non-MCQ format
Exam FeesRs 1000 (General category) and Rs 800 (Reserved category)
Exam PurposeAdmission into over 200 MBA institutes in Maharashtra
Course OfferedMBA/PGDM
No. of applicantsOver 1 lakh
No. of Test Cities47
Exam Helpdesk No.022-22016153/57/59
Exam Website

MAH CET Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria for MAH CET:

  • Candidates who have completed their bachelor’s degree from a well-recognized University are eligible to apply.
  • The applicant must score a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks for reserved class candidates.
  • Final year degree students can also apply for the exam

MAH CET 2021 Important Dates

MAH CET 2020 registrations begin10-Jan
Registrations end22-Feb
Issue of admit card2-Mar
MAH CET 2020 examMarch 14 and 15
MAH CET 2020 result declaration23-May
MAH CET 2020 CAP begins8th December 2020
MAH CET 2020 CAP ends25th December 2020

MAH CET Registration

The registration process for MAH CET 2021 will begin in the 2nd week of January 2021 and end in 3rd week of February. Candidates need to follow the following steps to register:

  • Candidates first need to login and enter basic details.
  • Then continue the application by uploading documents of relevant sizes and format.
  • Other important details like educational qualification, caste, address, experience etc. needs to be then entered.
  • Finally submit the form by paying the fees. The application fees for general category students are 1000 INR and reserved category students are 800 INR. Payment can be done through net banking/ credit card/ debit card etc

MAH CET 2020 Exam Pattern

MAH CET exam is conducted through online mode. The medium of exam is English. Candidates are provided a total time of 150 minutes. The entire question paper is divided into four sections:

  1. Verbal Ability
  2. Quantitative Aptitude
  3. Analytical Reasoning
  4. Logical Reasoning

Verbal Ability and quantitative Aptitude contains 50 questions in each section, Analytical Reasoning contains 25 questions and Logical Reasoning contains a total of 75 questions. This makes the entire question paper of 200 questions. Each question bears 1 mark. There is no negative marking and no sectional time division. All the questions are MCQ type.

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MAH CET Syllabus

DTE Maharashtra has recently released the MAH CET 2020 syllabus. As per the officials, MAH CET 2020 syllabus comprise of four sections (Logical, Abstract Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension) which consists of different topics. The syllabus of MAH CET is similar to other national and state level MBA entrance exams. The detailed syllabus structure for MAH CET 2020 is given below;

Logical and Abstract ReasoningFigures and diagrams Symbol-based Comparison Direction Selection Criteria Series Completion Coding/Decoding Sequential Output Venn Diagram Syllogisms Verbal reasoning Linear and Circular Arrangement Blood Relations Verbal Ability Input/Output Conditional Coding
Quantitative AptitudeNumerical calculations Arithmetic Data Sufficiency Geometry Algebra Arithmetic problems involving ratio and proportion, percentage Mensuration Questions on quantitative reasoning Probability Numbers Interpretation of tables Common graphs and charts
Verbal Ability and Reading ComprehensionGrammar Fill in the blanks Verbal Reasoning Sentence completion Para Jumbles Odd Sentence Para Jumble Spelling/Inappropriate usage Vocabulary Antonyms Sentence arrangement Synonyms Comprehension of passages Understanding comprehensions Phrase replacement Choice of appropriate phrase, words and expressions Sentence Correction

MAH CET 2021 Test Center List

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MAH CET Result

That they need to download it and keep a print out of the same for future requirements. The results for the above mentioned exam is expected to be released on 31st March 2021. Applicants are required to visit the official website to check the results. Candidates are required to click on the result tab displayed on the screen and check their results.

The result consist name, roll number, All India rank, total score and total percentile. Candidates need to keep a copy of the result, for

MAH CET Cut-off

MAH CET entrance exam cut off score for 2020 will be applicable for all MBA colleges of Maharashtra. Candidates from Maharashtra and other states with valid MAH CET cut off score will be eligible for taking MBA admission. The cut-off score of different colleges for the year 2020 and 2019 are given below. Candidates willing to take admission id different colleges of Maharashtra for MBA have to prepare themselves according to the previous year cut-off percentile.

CollegesCut-off for 2020Cut-off for 2019
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai (Open)99.9599.98
Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education (SIMSREE), Mumbai99.7899.95 (MMS) 99.94 (PGDM)
Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai99.6099.89
S.I.E.S. College of Management Studies, Mumbai9999.77
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research (KJSIMSR), Mumbai95.61199.94
University of Pune – DMS (PUMBA), Pune93.73999.65
Xavier Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai93.20599.65
MET’s Institute of Management, Mumbai91.21399.01