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MAH MBA CET 2023: Exam Date, Admit Card, Answer Key & Result
Latest Update for MAH MBA CET
- 17 May 2023:
MAH CET MBA Result 2023 is to be announced soon.
- 12 Apr 2023:
Cet Cell Maharashtra revised MAH MBA CET 2023 re-exam date. Check details here.
- 19 Mar 2023:
CET Cell Maharashtra issued MAH MBA CET 2023 admit card in online mode.
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About MAH MBA CET 2023
MAH MBA CET 2023: State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra will announce MAH MBA CET 2023 results anytime soon in online mode. CET Cell, Maharashtra will announce MAH CET MBA 2023 result probably in between May 27 to 28. CET Cell successfully conducted the MAH MBA CET 2023 on March 25 and 26 and the re-exam was held on May 6. The MBA CET result will be declared in the form of a scorecard, which will be available for download on the Maharashtra CET website - cetcell.mahacet.org. The MAH MBA CET counseling process 2023 will start one month after the declaration of results.
Candidates can download the MBA CET 2023 scorecard by entering the application number and date of birth. More than 330 participating institutes accept Maharashtra CET scorecards, including SIMSREE, JBIMS, Welingkar, PUMBA, etc for admission to the MBA programme. Applicants will be selected for admission to the respective management colleges on the basis of the merit list. Candidates should have registered and uploaded documents in online mode to participate in the MAH MBA CET 2023 counselling through CAP.
MAH CET MBA Cutoff
Maharashtra MAH MBA CET 2023 cut-off will be released officially by the State Common Entrance Test Cell after the announcement of the MAH CET MBA 2023 result. The cutoff of MBA admission 2023 will be released category-wise and college-wise for Maharashtra & Minority seats and All India seats. The MAH CET cut-off for top B-schools like JBIMS, SIMSREE, Welingkar, and PUMBA goes as high as 99.99 percentile, however, the MAH MBA CET cutoff on the lowest side remains around the 60 to 65 percentile.
State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra will conduct MAH CET counselling in a centralized manner. MAH CET 2023 counselling is part of the Centralized Admission Process (CAP). Applicants from outside Maharashtra must have a valid CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT/ XAT/ ATMA score in order to apply for admission to MAH MBA CET 2023. The process is carried out by the State Joint Entrance Test Cell.
What is MAH MBA CET Exam?
Maharashtra Common Entrance Test or MAH MBA CET is a state-level entrance exam that is conducted every year for those candidates who want to take admission to MBA and MMS courses offered by the participating institutes. In order to take admission to different participating institutes, candidates have to appear for Maharashtra MBA CET 2023 exam.
Candidates having valid scores in CAT/ GMAT/ CMAT/ MAT/ XAT/ ATMA can participate in MAH CET MBA counselling directly, for admission to MBA/ MMS/ PGDM in government, government-aided, and university-affiliated and management institutes. The MAH CET is valid for:
- University Departments of Management Education
- All Government of Maharashtra Management Education Institutes
- University Managed Management Education Institutes
- All Un-Aided Management Education Institutes covered as per the Act
MAH CET MBA Re-exam
CET Cell is conducting a MAH MBA CET re-examination for those candidates who could not complete the MAH MBA CET/ MMS CET 2023 entrance exam due to technical issues within mandatory exam time and wish to reappear. Also, those candidates other than PwD candidates got an exam time of 180 minutes instead of the mandatory 150 minutes.
As per MAH CET 2023 exam pattern, the questions were asked from sections namely, Logical Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension. MAH MBA CET was conducted in computer-based (CBT) mode.
MAH MBA CET 2023 Contact Details:
Address: State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State, 8th Floor, New Excelsior Building, A.K.Nayak Marg, Fort, Mumbai - 400 001.
Mobile: 91 8624895940 / 8624895911
Resource Links for Online MBA
MAH MBA CET 2023 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Maharashtra MBA Common Entrance Test|
|Short Exam Name||MAH MBA CET|
|Conducting Body||State Common Entrance Test Cell - Maharashtra State|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||State Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||1000 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Online / Offline|
|Exam Duration||2 Hours 30 Minutes|
MAH MBA CET 2023 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
06 May, 2023
Exam - Re-examination | Mode: Online
03 May, 2023
Admit Card - For re-examination | Mode: Online
06 Apr, 2023 - 14 Apr, 2023
Application - For re-examination | Mode: Online
25 Mar, 2023 - 26 Mar, 2023
Exam | Mode: Online
19 Mar, 2023
Admit Card | Mode: Online
07 Mar, 2023 - 13 Mar, 2023
Application Correction | Mode: Online
09 Mar, 2023 - 11 Mar, 2023
Application - Application re-open | Mode: Online
23 Feb, 2023 - 06 Mar, 2023
Application | Mode: Online
Before MAH CET MBA registration, candidates should check the eligibility criteria carefully. Only eligible candidates are able to register for the exam. Maharashtra MBA CET eligibility criteria is given below.
Candidates must be a graduate in any discipline from Universities recognised by University Grants Commission (UGC) and Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
The minimum percentage requirement in graduation is at least 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent while it is 45 per cent for candidates belonging to backward categories and Persons with Disability of Maharashtra State Only.
Final year degree candidates who have appeared for the exam are also allowed to apply for the exam.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | NEFT | Other
CET Cell Maharashtra has re-opened the MAH MBA CET application window on April 6 for candidates who faced technical glitches. Candidates could fill and submit their MAH CET application form till April 14. MAH CET MBA 2023 application process earlier closed on March 6. Firstly, applicants have to register by entering a valid e-mail ID and generating a unique password.
After the process of registration, they are required to re-login and fill in all the required details on the form. State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra, the conducting body of MAH MBA CET will not accept offline application form and fee sent through post/courier or for that matter, any other mode besides online submission of the Maharashtra MBA CET application form.
|General||Online||Transgender, Male, Female||₹ 1000|
|SC, ST, OBC||PWD||Online||Transgender, Male, Female||₹ 800|
Figures and diagrams
Figures and diagrams
Arithmetic problems involving ratio and proportion, percentage, etc
Interpretation of tables
Common graphs and charts
Verbal ability/ reading comprehension
Comprehension of passages
Understanding of the contents of the passage
Choice of appropriate words, phrases, expressions, and similar language skills
Student Appearing Vs Seat Available
|Year||Student Appeared||Seats Available|
State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State will specify the exam pattern of MAH MBA CET 2023. As per the previous year MAH MBA CET exam pattern, the exam will be conducted in online mode for a duration of 150 minutes.
- Maharashtra MBA CET comprises multiple choice objective-type questions.
- The total duration of the exam is 150
- The language of the question paper will be English
- The test carries a total of 200 marks
- Marks allotted for the per question is 1.
- There are no negative marks for wrong answers.
- The computer-based online test booklet will carry 200 questions.
Detailed MAH MBA CET exam pattern is given below
|Topics||No of Questions||Mark per Question||Maximum Marks|
|Verbal Ability/Reading Comprehension||50||1||50|
The State Common Entrance Test Cell will likely provide MAH MBA CET mock test 2023 for candidates so that they will able to know, how to solve the questions. Candidates who want to score high and want to crack Maharashtra MBA CET 2023 entrance test, should do their preparation by taking a mock test.
Basically, MAH MBA CET mock test includes the best-recommended questions for MAH MBA CET preparation. With the help of mock tests, candidates can boost their Maharashtra MBA CET preparations. There are a number of online portals that provide practice tests on Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude, and Logical/Abstract Reasoning.
The State Common Entrance Test Cell has issued MAH MBA CET admit card for re-exam in online mode on May 3. Candidates can download their Maharashtra MBA CET admit card from the official website. While downloading admit card, the applicants need to use their application number and date of birth. Without MAH MBA CET admit card candidates will not be allowed to appear for MAH MBA CET 2023.
How to download Maharashtra MBA CET admit card 2023?
- Visit the official site of the State Common Entrance Test Cell, cetcell.mahacet.org
- Login link to download MAH MBA CET admit card will be displayed on the computer screen.
- Click on it and enter the registration number, roll number and DOB in the DD-MM-YY format
- Click on the 'Submit' button.
- Now candidates can see their MAH CET admit card 2023 on the screen
- Download it and take a print of MAH MBA CET 2023 admit card
MAH MBA CET 2023 Exam Centers
Documents Required at Exam
- MAH CET MBA Admit Card
- Photo ID
The State Common Entrance Test Cell will announce the MAH CET MBA result 2023 in online mode. Maharashtra CET 2023 MBA result will be available in the form of All India Ranking and the scorecard carries the total percentile and score of the candidate.
Steps to check MAH MBA CET Result 2023
- Visit the official website of State Common Entrance Test Cell
- Now Click on 'MAH MBA CET 2023 Result'
- Enter login credentials and click on the 'Submit' button
- The computer screen will display the Maharashtra MBA CET 2023 Result
- Candidates can also check their overall score and percentile
- Download MAHCET 2023 scorecard and take a print of it for future use.
After the declaration of MAH MBA CET results, participating institutes will release the cutoff of MAH MAB CET 2023. The detail related to the minimum marks required to get shortlisted for further rounds is called the Maharashtra MBA CET cutoff.
Factors determining the cutoff of MAH MBA CET 2023 are:
- No. of qualifying candidates
- The difficulty level of the exam
- Criteria of Reservation
- Previous year cutoff trends
- Availability of seats
Previous Year's MAH CET MBA Cutoff for top B-schools
|Participating Institute||MAH CET Cutoff Percentile|
|Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai (Open)||99.97|
|Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education (SIMSREE), Mumbai||99.78|
|Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai||99.60|
|S.I.E.S. College of Management Studies, Mumbai||99|
|N.L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai||98.9|
|K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research (KJSIMSR), Mumbai||95.611|
|University of Pune – DMS (PUMBA), Pune||93.739|
|Xavier Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai||93.205|
|MET's Institute of Management, Mumbai||91.213|
Mode of Counselling: Online, Offline
CET Cell Maharashtra will declare MAH MBA CET 2023 final merit list in online mode. Candidates can check the same by visiting the official website.
The seat allotment round results will be declared for each CAP round separately. Qualified candidates need to participate in respective counselling rounds (CAP) in online mode.
They should log in to the website to get their Maharashtra CET 2023 seat allotment order. Candidates must report to the Admission Reporting Centre (ARC) for the verification of documents and report to the allotted college to finish the admission process.
How to register for MAH MBA CET 2023 Counselling:
The steps to register for the MAH MBA CET counselling process is provided below,
- Open the official website - cetcell.mahacet.org
- Click on "New Candidate Registration" and fill necessary details.
- A User ID and password will be generated.
- Now, log in to the website to fill the Maharashtra MBA CET 2023 counselling form.
MAH MBA CET 2023 Counselling Process:
The following is the process of MAH MBA CET 2023 counselling which will be conducted in three stages.
1st Stage: Registration & Fee Payment - Log in to the candidate portal by using the valid credentials. They have to enter all the necessary details and upload the required documents. Then counselling fee payment has to be done as per the category.
2nd Stage: Provisional List Announcement - The names of the shortlisted candidates are published as a provisional merit list. They can submit their grievances along with the requisite documents at the facilitation centre.
3rd Stage: Release of Final Merit List - The exam authorities will release the final merit list of MAH MBA CET 2023 counselling. Students who will be shortlisted for the CAP rounds will have to report at the Admission Reporting Centre (ARC) for the document verification process and visit the allotted institute/college to complete the admission process.
Maharashtra MBA CET 2023 Counselling Registration - Highlights
- Candidates will be able to select a maximum of three choices of colleges.
- Once the choice is locked, it will not be changed.
- They need to accept the seat allotment after the seat gets allocated as per their preferences.
- Candidates are not permitted to participate in subsequent CAP rounds.
- MAH MBA CET 2023 Seat acceptance fee is not refundable.
Documents Required at Counselling
- Admit card of MAH MBA CET 2023
- Marksheets and certificates of class 10
- Marksheets and certificates of class 12
- Marksheets and certificates of graduation
- Experience certificate, if any
- Caste certificate, if applicable
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:Is MAHCET compulsory for MBA?
There are various MBA entrance exams to get admission in MBA programmes. One such exam is MAH MBA CET conducted by State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra.
Question:Is MBA CET 2023 form out?
The registration process for MAH MBA CET 2023 started on February 23. For re-exam, the registration process commenced on April 6.
Question:What will be the mode of MAH MBA CET? Is MAH MBA CET difficult?
As per the exam pattern of MAH MBA CET 2023, the exam was conducted in computer-based mode and the medium of exam was English. According to the test takers, the MAH MBA CET 2023 exam was a moderate difficulty.
Question:When will the result of MAH MBA CET 2023 be declared?
The result of MAH MBA CET 2023 will be announced soon in online mode.
Question:In case of any issues with MAH MBA CET, what details should a candidate provide while writing the problem?
While writing to the authorities, candidates must mention their MAH MBA CET registration number, mobile number and email id which they used at the time of filling the application form.
Questions related to MAH MBA CET
what are topic wise marks/weightage in MAHA MBA CET ?
MAH CET MBA is to be conducted for 150 minutes in cbt mode, there are a total of four sections such as logical reasoning with 75 questions, abstract reasoning with 25 questions, , quantitative aptitude with 50 questions, and verbal ability/reading comprehension with 50 questions. one mark is awarded for each correct answer, there is no negative marking,
The integral topics for each section has been mentioned below;
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension consists of topics such as Antonyms, Comprehension of passages, Fill in the blanks, Grammar, Vocabulary, Para Jumbles, Synonyms, Sentence completion, Sentence arrangement, Sentence Correction, Spelling/Inappropriate usage, Phrase replacement, Odd Sentence Para Jumble, Verbal Reasoning
Logical/Abstract Ability consists of the topics such as Symbol-based Comparison, Linear and Circular Arrangement, Direction, Sequential Output, Series Completion, Conditional Coding, Selection Criteria, Venn Diagram, Verbal Ability. Input/Output,Blood Relations, Coding/Decoding, Syllogisms
Quantitative Aptitude consists of topics such as Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Mensuration, Probability, Ratio & Proportion, Numbers, Percentage, Quantitative Reasoning, Data Sufficiency, Data Interpretation - Graphs, Charts, Tables
check out our page at https://bschool.careers360.com/articles/mah-cet-syllabus to know more details regarding this.
plz send mi mba cet prepration books pdf
I hope you are doing well.
There are many books available in the market and online that will assist candidates in better preparing for the MAH CET MBA 2022 and resolving their problems. The following are some of the best books for MAH CET MBA 2022:
50+ Solved Papers MBA by Arihant Publications
Maharashtra MBA MH-CET 2022 by Arihant Publications
How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for CAT by Arun Sharma
MH-CET (MBA/ MMS) Entrance Guide by Disha Publications
How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma
How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT by Arun Sharma
The Pearson Guide to CET: MBA Maharashtra by Vandana Thorpe
Target MHCET (MBA/MMS) – Past papers + 6 Mock Tests by Disha Publications
Maharashtra MBA CET Guide by RPH Editorial Board by Priyanka Prakashan
Study material on all sections of MBA CET Maharashtra by Chandresh Agarwal
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I hope this helps.
would i be eligible for institute level seat or against cap vacant seat if i have freeze my alloted seat in mba cet 1st cap round?
Since you chose to 'freeze' your allotted seat in round 1 itself you will not be considered for the subsequent round 2 or 3.
However, you will be able to participate in CAP round IV. The seats available for this round shall be published on the website. You are allowed to fill in or edit the already filled online option form. The seats to be allotted during this round shall be subject to the following conditions.-
(1) Before start of this round, you can change their option from Freezing to Floating or vice-versa
(2) Following candidates will be considered eligible for this round:
a. The eligible Candidates who have not been allotted any seat in any of the previous rounds or not participated by the way
of not filling the Option form in CAP Round I; or
b. Those who have taken and cancelled their admission in the earlier
c. Those who have rejected the offered seat by not reporting to the
Admission Centre ; or
d. Those who have Freezed the admission in earlier rounds but are
desirous of changing the option to Floating in this final round.
(3) Floating options are not available in this round as it is the final CAP Round.
(4)After final CAP Round, you shall report to the institution finally allotted and confirm your admission in the institution.
Hope this helps.
does mothers name also appear in rhe results of mah mba cet ?( result of mba cet which we have to submit for the admission of mba)
You can download your admit card through following steps:
- Visit the of Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test website.
- Click on MAH-MBA/MMS CET 2021.
- Click on Hall Ticket to download.
- Enter your MAH CET 2021 registration number and password or date of birth.
- Your admit card will be displayed on the screen.
Your name, registration number, roll number, category and other information is present on this admit card.
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All the best!
Do we have to go to exam centre to give the mba cet exam or we can give online exam from home itself?
No you can not appear MBA CET from home.You will have to visit the exam centre of MBA CET 2021 as per the rules set by Maharashtra CET.You can select up to 3 cities for exam centre as per your preference while filling the form.The venue and address of the exam centre will be mentioned in the CET admit card.MBA CET 2021 Admit Card is going to release soon in August 2021.
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