MAH CET 2017

MAH CET 2017MAH CET 2017: The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra has declared the MAH CET MBA/MMS 2017 provisional merit list on June 5. The final merit list will be declared on June 10, 2017. Candidates who wish to file for grievance would be able to do so by June 6-7, 2017, till 5 PM. Earlier, The result of MAH CET 2017 has announced on March 10, 2017, after 5 PM. The MAH CET 2017 merit list carrying the test takers' rank, score and percentiles have been announced on March 14. As many as 88,226 candidates had appeared for the exam. The total number of applicants was 94,679. Around seven per cent applicants skipped the test. The state level MBA entrance exam for Maharashtra or MAH CET 2017 was conducted on March 4 and 5, 2017. The annual state level management entrance test- Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MAH CET) is held for short listing candidates for admissions to post graduate management programmes (MBA/MMS) at various state level DTE affiliated universities in Maharashtra. The test was conducted in a computer based mode in multiple sessions. Candidates can download their score cards by entering their MAH CET 2017 Registration Number and Date of Birth. Around 40,000 seats are offered admission in the B-schools across Maharashtra state on the basis of MAH MBA/MMS CET scores. The qualified candidates will be allotted seats based on Common counselling or CAP rounds conducted by DTE which is likely to be scheduled in April/May. Candidates can check here all details about MAH CET 2017 MBA/ MMS such as dates, application form, eligibility, exam pattern, admit card, result, cut off, selection process, etc.

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The admissions to the following institutes will be based on MAH CET score, provided they are approved and recognised by Maharashtra government and are affiliated to any of the Non-Agricultural University in Maharashtra State:

  • All Maharashtra Government Management Education Institutes

  • University Departments of Management Education

  • University-managed Management Education Institutes

  • All Un-aided Management Education Institutes covered as per the Act 

General Facts - MAH MBA/MMS CET 2017 


Exam Name: Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MAH CET)

Commonly Known As: MAH CET or MAH MBA/ MMS CET

Exam Type: State level

Exam Category: PG exam

Conducting Body: Directorate of Technical Education (DTE)


MAH CET Important Dates 2017


The tentative important dates for MAH CET 2017 are mentioned below in the table.


Important Dates for MAH CET 2017


Important Dates

MAH MBA/MMS CET Application Begins

January 21, 2017

MAH MBA/MMS CET Application Ends

February 13, 2017

Application Fee Payment

January 21 to February 13, 2017

Last date to Editing Application

February 13, 2017

Last date to Print Application

February 28, 2017

MAH MBA/MMS CET Admit Card Issue

February 22, 2017


March 4 and 5, 2017

Declaration of MAH MBA/MMS CET Result

March 10, 2017

MAH MBA/MMS CET Counselling

May 15 to June 4, 2017

MAH MBA/MMS CET Provisional Merit List

June 5, 2017

MAH MBA/MMS CET Final Merit List

June 10, 2017

MAH CET Result 2017


The provisional merit list of MAH MBA/MMS 2017 has been declared June 5. The result was announced on March 10, 2017 in online mode. The MAH CET 2017 result carrying the candidates' Rank, Scores and Percentiles has been announced on March 14. Out of 200 marks, the highest score obtained is 145. As many as 49 candidates have scored zero in the exam. Candidates can check their scores by logging in through MAH CET 2017 Registration Number and Date of Birth (DD/MM/YY) format. Only those candidates who have their results as per the cut off/merit will be allowed to appear in the counselling rounds. After the completion of the counselling rounds, the final merit list will be declared in the second week of June 2017.


MAH CET Cutoff 2017


The officials, DTE, has released the Cutoff of MAH CET for the students to check. Only on the basis of MAH CET 2017 cut off, students will be called for counselling rounds. Candidates can check below the last year cut off of top MBA colleges accepting MAH CET score.


MAH CET Cut off


MAH CET Counselling Process 2017


After the declaration of the final results of the MAH CET 2017, the officials had conducted Centralised Admission Process (CAP) rounds from May 15 to June 4, 2017. According to the marks of the candidates, their ranks are determined and are allotted institutes/colleges. On completion of the counselling rounds/CAP rounds, the final list of selected candidates is declared tentatively during the third week of June.


MAH CET Participating Institutes 2017


Various institutes/colleges are affiliated to DTE, as per which, they select students on the basis of MAH CET scores. Until last year, the total numbers of participating institutes were more than hundred. It is likely that the number of the participating/affiliated institutes will increase this year. Below are some of the top B-schools which accept MAH CET 2017 score:


MAH CET Admit Card 2017


Candidates, who have successfully registered for the MAH-MBA/MMS-CET 2017 can use their login details to download the admit card or the hall ticket. Candidates are required to take a printout of the MAH CET 2017 admit card and carry it at the time of the test. The candidates were not sent the admit card or the hall ticket by post. The admit card was available from February 22, 2017, onwards. Although the original date of availability of admit card was February 23, the release of Hall tickets was preponed by a day.


MAH CET Exam Pattern 2017


MAH CET 2017 is an online objective type test. The question paper consists of 200 objective questions/ multiple choice questions to be answered within 150 minutes or two and a half hours. According to the marking scheme, there will be one mark for every correct answer. There will be no negative marking in the paper.


MAH MBA/MMS CET 2017 Exam Pattern



No. of Questions

Max. Marks

Marks per Question

Total Marks


Abstract Reasoning







Quantitative Aptitude





Verbal Ability/Reading






Logical Reasoning





MAH CET Syllabus 2017


DTE Maharashtra prescribes the MAH MBA/MMS CET syllabus. The questions are asked from:

  • Logical / Abstract Reasoning - Include questions to measures how quickly & accurately candidates can think. The test may have questions from figures, diagrams, verbal reasoning, etc.

  • Quantitative Aptitude - Include questions to know how fast & accurate candidates can work with the numbers, do numerical calculations understand various arithmetic problems involving ratio & proportion, quantitative reasoning, percentage, interpretation of tables, charts, common graphs etc.

  • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension - Include passages with questions to test your comprehension. Also include questions on grammar, sentence completion, vocabulary, antonyms, comprehension of passages, synonyms, etc.

MAH CET Application Form 2017


The procedure for applying to MAH CET 2017 was completely online. MAH CET 2017 application forms were available from January 21, 2017, and ended on February 13 for the eligible candidates to fill. Candidates first needed to register by entering a valid e-mail id and generate a password. After the registration, the candidate needed to re-login and fill all the mandatory information in the form.


Application Fees


The application fee for MAH CET 2017 had to be paid either through net banking or by a debit/credit card. Candidates belonging to the General category needed to pay a fee of Rs 1000, while the fee for reserved category candidate was Rs 800. 


MAH CET Application Fee


Application Fee

For Open Category Candidates from Maharashtra State, Outside Maharashtra State (OMS), J & K Migrant candidates

Rs. 1000

For Candidates of Backward Class Categories [SC, ST, VJ/DT- NT(A), NT(B), NT(C), NT(D), OBC, SBC] and & Persons with Disability Candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only.

Rs. 800

It has been clearly stated by the officials, that no MAH CET application form and fee will be accepted by post/courier or any other mode besides online. The same will be rejected. 


MAH CET Eligibility Criteria 2017


DTE Maharashtra prescribes the eligibility criteria of MAH MBA/MMS CET 2017 as mentioned below:

  • Candidates applying for the MAH CET 2017 need to be a graduate or have an equivalent degree from a recognised university.

  • The general category aspirants must have 50 per cent and reserved category students must have 45 per cent in their graduation.

  • Those, who are in the final year of their graduation, can also apply for the examination. However, they need to show their passing certificate at the time of counselling.   

Address: Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra State,

3, Mahapalika Marg, Dhobi Talao, Mumbai - 400 001

EPABX: 91-022-22641150/51, 22620601, 2269 0602

Email: [email protected]


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