MAH CET 2020 Exam Pattern
Updated on Jan 20, 2020 - 3:53 p.m. IST by Shruti.garg

MAH CET Exam Pattern 2020 - State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State prescribed the exam pattern of MAH CET 2020. As per the MAH CET exam pattern 2020, the exam will be conducted in online mode for a duration of 150 minutes on March 14 and 15, 2020. MAH CET 2020 exam pattern will be divided into 4 sections with a total of 200 questions. MAH CET is conducted annually for admission to participating institutes in Maharashtra offering MBA/MMS course. Read this article by Careers360 to know more about the important dates, exam pattern, sectional exam pattern, syllabus and so forth.
Latest: MAH CET MBA Application Form released on January 10. MAH CET 2020 to be conducted on March 14 and March 15, 2020 in online mode.

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MAH CET Important Dates



Availability of Admit Card

March 1, 2020

MAH CET 2020

March 14 and 15, 2020

MAH CET Exam Pattern - Overview



Mode of Examination

Computer Based Test




Four, namely

  • Logical Reasoning

  • Abstract Reasoning

  • Quantitative Aptitude

  • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension

Number of Questions


Nature of Questions



2 hours 30 minutes

Marking Scheme

1 mark for every correct answer

Negative Marking


Validity of the Score

One year

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MAH CET Exam Pattern 2020


Number of Questions

Total Marks

Mark per question


Logical Reasoning





Abstract Reasoning




Quantitative Aptitude




Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension




MAH CET Exam Pattern 2020 - Marking Scheme

As per the marking scheme for MAH CET 2020, candidates will be awarded 1 mark for every correct answer. There is no negative marking for any incorrect or unattempted question.

MAH CET Syllabus 2020

Authorities have released the syllabus for MAH CET. However, based on previous year exam pattern, following are the areas that are likely to be covered under each section of MAH CET syllabus 2020:

Sections and Areas



Logical Reasoning & Abstract Reasoning

  • Tables
  • Pie charts
  • visual reasoning
  • verbal reasoning

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Arithmetic problems about:
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Geometry
  • Algebra
  • Higher maths
  • Trigonometry

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Synonyms
  • Sentence completion
  • Antonyms
  • Passages

How to answer the MAH CET Question Paper 2020?

MAH CET 2020 will be conducted in online mode on March 14 and March 15, 2020. Candidates will have to opt for the correct question from the options that will be provided by clicking on the correct response. For every question, five options will be provided. While answering the questions students must follow the instructions mentioned:

  • Question numbers will be provided on the right side of the screen. Simply by selecting the correct option will not save the answer for any question.

  • Students will have to choose the correct option and then click on the tab ‘Save and Next.’

  • If candidate wishes to review the existing answers, he/she can review it by clicking on the tab, ‘mark for review and next.’

  • Question palette will be placed on the right side of the screen, displaying the statuses of each question numbered as mentioned below:

    • You have not visited the question.

    • You have not answered the question.

    • You have answered the question.

    • You have NOT answered the question but have marked the question for review.

    • You have answered the question but marked it for review.

  • After saving the answer for current questions, aspirant will be directed to the next question.

  • To check the status of any question candidate can move the cursor over the question number and can know the status.

  • Students can shuffle between sections and questions as per their preference.

  • Candidates must adhere by the instructions of the ‘Test Administrator’, failing to which it will lead to cases of misconduct.

  • No doubts will be cleared at the time of examinations, However, candidates can clear any kind of doubts before the beginning of the examination.

  • Once the duration is completed candidates will not be permitted to check their answers. If the candidate fails to click on the tab ‘Submit’, the system will automatically save the answer.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - MAH CET 2020 Exam Pattern

Question: Is there any negative marking for unattempted or incorrect answers?


For every correct answer candidate will get 1 mark. However, there is no negative marking for any wrong or unattempted answers.

Question: Can I shuffle between sections and questions?


Yes, Candidates can shuffle between the sections and questions as per their preference.

Question: Will authorities prescribe syllabus for MAH CET 2020?


No, authorities do not prescribe syllabus for MAH CET.

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list of mba college in mumbai that accepts mah cet entrance

Leon George 20th Jan, 2020

Hello Sneha,

List of MBA colleges that accepts MAH CET entrance exam are-

  • ITM Business School,  Navi Mumbai- Fees- 9,30,000
  • Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education,  Mumbai - Fees- 1,34,000
  • N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai- Fees- 3,53,000
  • SIES College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai- Fees-4,70,250
  • IES Management College and Research Centre, Mumbai- Fees- 4,20,000
  • MET Institute of Management, Mumbai- Fees-3,64,000

And many more colleges are there.

I hope it helps and all the best

Thank you


What is date of exam of engineering MAH CET 2020

Manisha Gupta Expert 16th Jan, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

MHT CET Exam is expected to be held from April 13 to 17, 2020, April 20 to 23, 2020.

You can check the further information to go through with the given below link.

Good Luck!


Is there any restriction oj the number of attempts an aspirant ? how many times can we write mah cet mva mms exam?

Arya 13th Jan, 2020

Hi Vishal,

The Maharashtra Common Entrance Test MBA/MMS is held annually for admissions to the various MBA/MMS courses in the state of Maharashtra. The application form of MAH CET MBA/MMS 2020 was released on January 10, 2020. There is no age limit, neither is there a cap on the number of times one can answer the examination.


can i edit the application form of MAH CET form because I uploaded wrong information

Arya 12th Jan, 2020

Hi Surabhi,

The correction facility for the Maharashtra Common Entrance Test 2020 is expected to be opened by the State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra in the second week of February, 2020. In that correction window, you can correct any mistakes that you may have made while filling the form.


Link for applay to MAH CET for MBA

Masira 11th Jan, 2020

You can type the following link and this will take you to the official website.
When the page opens up on the left side there is menubar, you can find the tab to register.

For more information on MAHCET, visit the below attached link:

Hope this helps, Good Luck.
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