MAH CET 2018 MBA – Exam Dates, Application Form, Pattern

07 Dec, 2017

MAH CET 2018 MBA is one of the most important examinations if you wish to secure a seat in an MBA College, especially in Maharashtra State. The Directorate of Technical Education, Mumbai conducts the MAH CET MBA 2018 for Admission to Maharashtra MBA/MMS Programs.  This is one of the most sought-after examinations if you want to pursue an MBA and we are here to help you out with it!


Those of you who wish to register for the examination are required to visit DTE Maharashtra site and register by choosing the desired course in which you wish to enrol with. The MAH CET 2018 MBA is being conducted annually via the DTE (Directorate of Technical Education) all over Maharashtra.

MAH CET 2018 MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • The next important question that will be crossing your mind is whether or not you’re eligible to apply for MAH CET Exam MBA. so lets clear that doubt.
  • If you wish to apply for the exam you must ensure that you should be in the age group between 21 years and 25 years only.
  • If you are in the final year of graduation also you are deemed eligible to apply.
  • You should be a graduate in any discipline from an institute or university recognised by Association of Indian Universities (AIU) having a minimum 50% score in total. Only Maharashtra state aspirants who belong to the backwards class categories and persons with disability are permitted to apply with a score sheet of minimum 45% marks in aggregate.
  • You should note that the MAH CET 2018 MBA entrance exams in Maharashtra are conducted in an online format i.e a Computer based test.

The next important question that will be running through your mind is regarding the dates of the exam. So let’s sort that out as well!

MAH CET 2018 Application Form

You should note that the DTE Maharashtra will accept only online registration for the MAH CET MBA. The DTE Maharashtra spokesperson advised all of you who aspire to apply to follow the process of admission as instructed on the dedicated Online Application System.

The registering form available on DTE Maharashtra site needs your personal details such as name, address, phone number and e-mail ID, educational qualifications etc. You will also be required to upload your photograph and signature in a JPEG file.

You are also directed to verify the form for correct information, changes may be made before submitting the form online. You will then be given a registration ID and password. Once the form is submitted online, the application process is completed. For future reference, a print copy of the form should be maintained by you.

The cost of the form is as follows: Rs. 1000 for the general category candidates and for the scheduled tribe and caste candidates it is Rs.800. You can complete the MAH CET 2017 MBA application process by making the payment either through an e- challan or an online- payment.

MAH CET 2018 MBA Exam Pattern

It is very important to know about the exam pattern so that you can prepare much better. You should note that the MAH CET MBA exam pattern will be encompassing multiple choice objective type questions in the expanses of Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude and Logical/Abstract Reasoning.

You will be required to answer a total of 200 questions to be answered within a duration of two and half hours (i.e. One hundred and fifty minutes) so you will need to really speed up! The question paper is set in the English language only so you will have to ensure that your comfort level with it as no other language translations are available. Even though the examination is free from negative marking a high number of incorrect answers are not appreciated so be careful.

MAH CET 2018 SyllabusDTE MBA Course

The questions in MAH CET 2018 MBA are divided into 3 sections namely Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (English Language test); Quantitative Aptitude; logical and Abstract Ability. All the questions would be of MCQ kind. You can switch between the 3 sections without sectional time restrictions.

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (EL Test*)

    The following three parts will be included in Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (E L Test) in MAH CET 2018 Syllabus.

    • Grammar.
    • Vocabulary.
    • Reading Comprehension.

    (* EL stands for the English Language)

    Quantitative Aptitude and Logical/ Abstract Reasoning

    The following parts will be coming under Quantitative Aptitude and Logical/ Abstract Reasoning in MAH CET 2018.

    • Algebra.
    • Arrangements.
    • Blood Relations.
    • Coding-Decoding.
    • Clocks and Calendars.
    • Data Structures.
    • Direction Sense.
    • Geometry and its applications.
    • Numbers and its applications.
    • Percentages and its applications.
    • Puzzles.
    • Ratio and its applications.
    • Series.

    MAH CET MBA 2017 Reference Books

    Aspirants like you surely will be searching for some good guides and reference books for your MAH CET MBA 2017. Here we have provided some very useful books on the same for your reference. Take a look at this.

    • Target MHCET (MBA/MMS) – Past papers + 6 Mock Tests, by Disha Publications.
    • MH-CET(MBA/MMS) Entrance Guide, by Disha Publications.
    • The Pearson Guide to CET: MBA Maharashtra by Vandana Thorpe.
    • Maharashtra MBA MAH CET Guide by RPH Editorial Board / Priyanka Prakashan.
    • Maharashtra MBA MAH CET Books by CETking.
    • Study material on all sections of MBA CET Maharashtra by Chandresh Agarwal.
    • MBA Entrance Guide by Verma.

    MAH CET 2018 Exam Dates MBA

    Event Tentative Date
    Registration for MAH MBA / MMS CET 2018 begins January 2018
    Last date to apply online February 2018
    The issue of Admit Card / Hall Ticket through candidate’s login of successfully registered candidates. February 2018
    Date of Online MAH MBA / MMS CET 2018 March 2018
    MAH MBA CET 2018 Result declaration March 2018

    MAH CET 2018 Exam Important Events

    Here we have enlisted the most important events going to take place on behalf of MAH CET 2018 for you. All the courses and its dates are summarised in this list.

    For MBA/MMS – MAH-CET MBA / MMS CET 2018 March 2018
    For MCA – MAH-MCA-CET 2018 March 2018
    Bachelor in Hotel Management & Catering Technology (B.HMCT) – MAH-B.HMCT CET 2018 May 2018
    Master in Hotel Management & Catering Technology (M.HMCT) – MAH-M.HMCT CET 2018 May 2018
    Master of Architecture (M.Arch) – MAH M.ARCH CET 2018 May 2018

    MAH CET 2018 MBA Admit Cards

    Admit cards for MAH CET 2018 exam are issued to you on the basis of the information provided at the time of the online registration process. Do note that you will have to go on online on the official website and then download the hall tickets/admit cards. You don’t need to be told that it’s an important form, which is required at the time of answering the exam, submitting the documents etc.

    If you wish to apply on basis of the CAP using the percentile method, registration & further admission processes, you will have to have to compulsorily be registered for the CET. In such a case, you will not be given hall tickets, as you have to take the print copy of your application forms for reference.

    Numerous cities in Maharashtra are considered as centres for CET and the location will be decided by DTE basis the number of applications for a particular city. You are given the choice of indicating your centre i.e. the city in which you wish to answer your exam but the venue within the city is decided by DTE.

    The detailed material and the guidelines about the MAH CET and the set of sample questions illustrating the nature, variety, scope, pattern, type of questions that will be set for the MAH CET is shared by DTE Maharashtra with the Information Brochure. You are instructed to check the official website for details regarding the dates and other important data regarding the exam.

    Top MBA Colleges in Mumbai through MAH CET 2018

    The following list shows all the well-known colleges which accept candidates through MAH CET 2018. Candidates like you would be interested in studying in any of these colleges. Take a look at this.

    College Name
    Approximate Cut off

    Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.


    Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai.


    Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education, Mumbai.


    ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai.


    Department of Management Sciences, University of Pune, Pune.


    Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development, Tathawade.


    KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai.


    SIES College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai.


    N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research.


    MET Institute of Management.


    Xavier Institute of Management Research, Mumbai.


    Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Management Studies and Research, Navi Mumbai.


    We hope that all the information given on this page about MAH CET 2018 will help you as you needed. Stay in touch with us for more information regarding MAH CET 2018 as well as to get more information on other more institutional examinations.

    Best of luck!


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