Last Minutes Tips to Crack MAH CET Exam 2020
Updated on Jan 31, 2020 - 9:50 a.m. IST by Mahima Bahl
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Last Minute Tips to Crack MAH CET Exam 2020 - The exam date has been released by State Common Entrance Test Cell. So Careers360 brings to you last minute tips to crack MAH CET Exam 2020. The last date to fill the application form of MAH CET MBA 2020 is March 15. Candidates planning to fill the form must start preparing for MAH CET 2020 as not much time is left. Candidates need to focus on major areas and devise proper exam strategy in order to make their names in the shortlist. Major top B-Schools like K.J.Somaiya, JBIMS, SIMSREE, etc., accept the scores of MAH CET and provide admission to candidates. In order to secure top position candidates must focus on getting good scores. MAH CET is a state-level entrance exam which is conducted in the online mode. In order to reduce the exam stress & pressure candidates must strategically devise strategies.

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MAH CET 2020 Exam Pattern

The question paper will be divided into four sections with a total of 200 questions, as per the exam pattern of MAH CET 2020. The total time duration allotted to candidates will be 150 minutes. State Common Entrance Test Cell prescribed the exam pattern of MAH CET 2020. Candidates can refer to the below table.

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Exam Pattern of MAH CET 2020:



Mode of Exam


Total Sections


Marking Scheme

One mark for each correct answer

Validity of Score

One year


2 hours 30 minutes i.e. 150 minutes

MAH CET 2020: Last-minute Tips

Attempting 200 questions within the time frame of 150 minutes with accuracy is challenging. Instead of being panic on how to prepare more in less time, candidates can follow below-mentioned points -

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Major Last Minute Tips:

Re-check the Exam Pattern

Focus on Strong Points

Take Breaks

Attempt Mock Test

Review and Rectify Your Mistakes

Work on Areas of Improvement

Trust Your Preparation

Detailed pointwise Last Minute Tips to Crack MAH CET Exam 2020 is provided below

  • Re-check the Exam Pattern

First and foremost, candidates must re-check the exam pattern of MAH CET 2020. This will help the candidate in understanding what he is missing or where more focus is required. A total of 150 questions will make the question paper.

  • Focus on Strong Points

Candidates must ensure that their major focus should be on the areas where they think more marks can be attracted by them. Practice the topic or subtopics as must as you can by timely revision. Provide strength by practising to those areas where you are guaranteed of success instead of being master of all.

  • Take Breaks

Do not make a harsh rule of sitting and practising as per the syllabus continuously for hours stretch, instead take small breaks of 15-20 minutes as this will help you detox the stress hormones. Candidates must make their schedule such that some relaxation is available.

  • Attempt Mock Test

If candidates think that they have practised enough and can crack the exam with high scores, then one of the last minute tips to crack MAH CET 2020 will be to appear for mock test available online. If you are preparing from some coaching institute, they will also provide the candidate with the opportunity to crack the mock tests. Candidates will get an understanding of the actual exam day as mock tests will create a perfect exam day environment for them.

  • Review and Rectify your mistakes

After taking up a mock test, sample papers or past years question papers, all candidates must analyse their performance. Self-assessment is very important if a candidate is planning to score well and aim for a good B-School in the Maharashtra state. Apart from self-assessment at last minute, candidates can also check the topic, subjects or sub-topics asked in previous years to have better insights into MAH CET 2020.

  • Work on Areas of Improvement

Candidates can also focus on areas where they think they can ensure success, only if they have additional time. No candidate should waste their precious time on a topic that according to them is hard and out of reach. This is one of the most important last minute tips to crack MAH CET Exam 2020.

  • Trust Your Preparation

Priya Chhabra Topper of MAH CET says “The more you practice the better you get in terms of speed and accuracy and that came handy for MAH CET”. Above all, trust yourself and attempt the exam. Relax and stay calm. Give the exam with a relaxed mind. It is advisable to candidates follow the below points -

  1. Visit the exam centre before the exam day once.

  2. Carry your admit card along with photograph and original ID Proof.

  3. Avoid exam-related rumours and rely only on official and trusted news.

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paid online fees in mba mah cet throgh QRcode (phoneppe), amount is deducted but payment not done,when will i get my refund?

Anshu Saini 16th Feb, 2020
Hi aspirant,
Hope the problem is resolved till now. If not, Yes it happens sometimes. Wait for minimum of 3 days from the date of transaction. If it is still not reflected in the application form, contact your Bank. Tell them the transaction has been done and the money has been debited from my account but the beneficary has not yet received money. They will lodge a compaint. If the problem is from the exam website side the money will be refunded to your account.

If the problem is not from the Bank side , kindly contact the exam authority. They will help you out.
Hope this solves your query.


Hi,experts please kindly tell me is there any exam center for MAH CET exam at Assam and Arunachal Pradesh

Sourandhi Saha Student Expert 12th Feb, 2020
As MAH CET is a state level entrance exam, so most of the exam centres are in different cities of Maharashtra. There are almost 36 exam centres in Maharashtra. Outside Maharashtra, there are few exam centres and those are in- Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Delhi/Delhi NCR, Gandhinagar, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Panaji, Patna, Ranchi, Raipur and Verna. So there are no exam centres in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.

how i can prepare for mah cet mba entrance exam it just 30 days remaining?

Mahima Bahl 14th Feb, 2020

Hello, First of all you need to stay calm and composed before you start preparing. If you wish to know how you can get good marks in MAH CET MBA and get college of your choice, you can check out our article of 10 tips to crack MAH CET MBA in 30 days .

When you will feel aware of the exam situation, you can read the Last minutes tips to crack MAH CET MBA for self motivation and better analysis.


In 12th i got 55 percentile and 47 percentage can i give mah cet exam 2020 for mba?

Anshu Saini 10th Feb, 2020
Hi aspirant, the minimum eligibility criteria for unreserved category( general) is to attain minimum marks of 50% in physics, chemistry and biology. And this percentage comes to 45% if you are a pwd candidate. In case you are from from a reserved category you need a aggregate of 45%. So based on this you can apply for the same if you complete any of the above mentioned criteria.
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My name is Vinay. I have taken only the CMAT exam and my score is 98.57. KJ Sumaiya doesnt seem affordable for me. So, Im looking for PUMBA. But I dont know how to apply to this college through CMAT. Can you please brief me about the process. Is it necessary for me to take MAH CET?

Akram Khan 6th Feb, 2020


Department of Management Sciences of Savitribai Phule Pune University or PUMBA  takes admission through Centralized Admission Process or ‘CAP’ carried out by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra.

For Maharashtra candidates, students have to qualify MH-CET exam. For Outside Maharashtra Candidates (OMS), students can apply through CMAT/CAT/MH-CET.

Here is the link of dte Maharashtra

Here you can check the admission process details for the year 2020 whenever it will become available

Hope this helps.

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