MAH CET 2017 MBA Entrance Exam – www dtemaharashtra gov in


MAH CET 2017 – DTE 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 2017 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 enroll with. The MAH CET MBA 2017 is conducted annually via the DTE (Directorate of Technical Education) all over Maharashtra.

Latest News on MAH CET 2017

November 30, 2016 – DTE Maharashtra announced MAH-MBA/MMS CET 2017 to be held on 4th and 5th March, 2017

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MAH CET 2017 – DTE 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 2017. 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.
    • You should be a graduate in any discipline from an institute or university recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU) having a minimum 50% score in total. Only Maharashtra state aspirants who belong to the backward class categories and persons with disability are permitted to apply with a score sheet of minimum 45% marks in aggregate.
    • If you are in the finally year of graduation also you are deemed eligible to apply.


You should note that the MAH CET 2017 MBA entrance exams in Mahasrashtra is conducted in an online format i.e a compute based test.

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

MAH CET 2017 MBA Application Form at

You should note that the DTE Maharashtra will accept only online registration for the MAH CET 2017 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 the 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 2017 MBA Exam Pattern

Its very important to know about the exam pattern so that you can prepare much better. You should note that the MAH CET 2017 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 you’re 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 2017 Syllabus – DTE MBA Course

The questions in MAH CET 2017 MBA are divided in 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 among the 3 sections without sectional time restrictions.

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Reading Comprehension

Quantitative Aptitude and Logical / Abstract Reasoning

  • Algebra
  • Arrangements
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Clocks and Calenders
  • 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

  • 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 2017 MBA Exam Dates

MAH CET Exam Events Important Dates
Starting date of MAH CET 2017 MBA Online Application Forms February, 2017
Last date of Submission of Online applications February, 2017
MAH CET 2017 MBA Exam Date 04th and 05th March 2017
MAH CET 2017 MBA Results March 2017 at 5:00 PM


Important Events for MAH CET Exam

For MBA/MMS – MAH-CET MBA / MMS CET 2017 March 4 & 5
For MCA – MAH-MCA CET 2017 March 19
Bachelor in Hotel Management & Catering Technology (B.HMCT) – MAH-B.HMCT CET 2017 May 14
Master in Hotel Management & Catering Technology (M.HMCT) – MAH-M.HMCT CET 2017 May 28
Master of Architecture (M.Arch) – MAH M.ARCH CET 2017 May 28

MAH CET 2017 MBA Admit Cards

Admit cards for MAH CET 2017 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 its 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 centers 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 center 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.

MAH CET MBA Eligibility Criteria MAH CET MBA Exam Pattern MAH CET MBA Application Form MAH CET MBA Preparation Tips

Top MBA Colleges in Mumbai through CET

College Name

Approx 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



101 thoughts on “MAH CET 2017 MBA Entrance Exam – www dtemaharashtra gov in

  1. Boga sindhuja says:

    when will they issue admit cards for mh cet mba 2016

  2. i am 19 now but i am in final year of my and i want to do MBA ahead whether i am eligible for mah-cet exam

  3. Debarshi Kattyayan says:

    I am a B.Tech Mechanical Graduate. I wan’t to give Mah-CET MBA 2017. But I am not a resident of Maharashtra State. Will that be of some issue.

  4. balwant rai says:

    hie my age is 20 years and i want to give this i eligible for this exam beacuse its mentioned over there that required age is 21 years.

  5. sukanya dwivedi says:

    hello, I m 20 and i m in final year of BBA. minimum age is 21 required. so would i be able to give 2017 mhcet exam ?

  6. sunil milal says:

    hi my age is 27 i am eligible for cet 2017

  7. Hi
    I am 19 and in final year of graduation. I have checked the official website and there is nothing written about the age criteria

  8. Gagandeep Singh says:

    hii im 19 and im in the final year of .. Can i give the exam ??

  9. Where can I find some sample papers of MAH CET for practicing?

  10. mahendra kalbi says:

    hi i am 24 yr old and on june5,2017 i will be of 25 yrs.
    can i apply for mhcet?

  11. Bhagyashri Kumawat says:

    Hi I am 25 yrs old n in april 2017 i’ll b turning i eligible?

    • Hi,
      You need to be between the age group of 21-25years at the time of applying in order to be eligible.

  12. Anish Agarwal says:

    I am graduating from Bengal. Does JBiMS have limited no of seats for outside state candidates? Or a higher cutoff for outside state candidates?

    • Hi,
      Kindly note that a total of 57seats are reserved for candidates who reside outside the state of Maharashtra.

  13. ANIKET MITTAL says:


    I am a resident of Chhattisgarh State. Am I eligible for MAH-CET? And if I am how much should I score in terms of both marks and percentile in the exam in order to get a seat at JBIMS.

  14. ANIKET MITTAL says:

    Thanks for the quick reply.
    Can you please also tell me how much do I need to score in MAH CET in order to get admission in JBIMS?


  15. hello mam, my age 25yrs and i have completed extc engineering. so can i apply for mba

  16. Namrata Borkar says:

    Can you suggest tips me for preparation of MBA CET ?

  17. aaliyah khan says:

    Hi I m 19 yrs nd still pursuing my bachelor degree m I eligible for mah-cet 2017??

  18. Kirti Singh says:

    I will be completing 21yr age on 12 march 2017..Am I eligible to give this exam??? Because registration will be done in February but at the time of main entrace exam which will held in march I will complete my 21 yrs..

  19. Ashutosh Sharma says:

    i am october-1991 born. m i eligible to write mah-cet 2017 – march test.

  20. Hii
    I am may 1991 born. m i eligible to write mah cet 2017 march test

  21. will i be eligible to give exam if i have backlog in my final year of engineering?

  22. Divya Poddar says:

    i want to register for CET 2017
    please help me as to where to register and when is the last date for registration.

    • Hi,
      You need to register for the same on the official website and the last date to apply for the same would be February 2017.

  23. Divya Poddar says:

    Also help me as to which book i should refer for MBA CET 2017.
    awaiting for your reply!

    • Hi,
      You can refer the following books:
      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 CET Guide by RPH Editorial Board / Priyanka Prakashan
      Maharashtra MBA CET Books by CETking
      Study material on all sections of MBA CET Maharashtra by Chandresh Agarwal
      MBA Entrance Guide by Verma.

  24. Hi
    Can you please tell me that I am eligible for exam or not . I will be 21 on 15 March 2017 . And I think Exam will be on 3rd week of March . That time I will be 21 if exam took place on 3rd week of march

  25. Gaurav kumar says:

    My Name is Gaurav and i’m pursuing B.Com(last year).I am 20 right now and i’ll be 21 in the month of april 2017.So can you please tell wheather i’m eligible or not for MAHCET 2017.

    • Hi,
      You need to be a minimum age of 21years at the time of apply for the exam in order to be eligible.

  26. Hi I am 20 years old and I will be completing my 21 years of age in Dec 2017,i am in third year of so , please help me as of now I will be 21 running from Dec 2016. So m I eligible to apply?

  27. Amol Kashide says:

    HI sir ..
    I Amol,i have completed BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application) in 2017, can you suggest me which MBA side will be useful for me as per my Qualification.

    • Hi,
      After doing BCA the options you have are MBA with specialization in IT/ Marketing/System/HR. Among these MBA in IT would suite you the best.

  28. Hi I wanted to know chapters and their weightage for quant mh cet 2017.

    • Hi,
      The chapter wise weight age for MAH CET 2017 MBA:
      Physics (20 Chapters)

      Kinetic Theory Of Gases And Radiation – 12%

      Oscillations – 8%

      Atoms, Molecules And Nuclei – 8%

      Rotational Motion – 7%

      Electrostatics – 7%

      Magnetic Effects Of Electric Current – 6%

      Electromagnetic Induction – 6%

      Semiconductors – 6%

      Wave Motion – 5%

      Magnetism – 5%

      Circular Motion – 4%

      Surface Tension – 4%

      Interference And Diffraction – 4%

      Current Electricity – 4%

      Gravitation – 3%

      Stationary Waves – 3%

      Electrons And Photons – 3%

      Elasticity – 2%

      Wave Theory Of Light – 2%

      Communication Systems -1%

      Mathematics (20 Chapters)

      Integration: 9%

      Trigonometric Functions: 8%

      Three Dimensional Geometry: 8%

      Differentiation: 8%

      Probability Distribution: 8%

      Matrices: 5%

      Circles: 5%

      Conics: 5%

      Vectors: 5%

      Continuity: 5%

      Applications of Derivatives: 5%

      Differential Equations: 5%

      Bernoulli Trials And Binomial Distribution: 4%

      Pair Of Straight Lines: 3%

      Line: 3%

      Plane: 3%

      Linear Programming Problems: 3%

      Applications of Definite Integrals: 3%

      Statistics: 3%

      Mathematical Logic: 2%

      Chemistry (16 Chapters)

      Chemical Thermodynamics And Energetics: 15%

      p-Block Elements – Group 15 To 18: 9%

      Coordination Compounds: 9%

      d And f Block Elements: 8%

      Alcohols, Phenols And Ethers: 8%

      Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen: 8%

      Solid State: 6%

      Solutions And Colligative Properties: 6%

      Chemical Kinetics: 5%

      Halogen Derivatives Of Alkanes And Arenes: 5%

      Aldehydes, Ketones And Carboxylic Acids: 5%

      Biomolecules: 5%

      Polymers: 5%

      Chemistry In Everyday Life: 5%

      Electrochemistry: 0%

      General Principles And Processes Of Isolation Of Elements: 0%

  29. Hii what all chapters are there for Cet 2017 Mba?

    • Hi,
      The following topics are there: Logical Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and Verbal Ability/ Reading Comprehension.

  30. I have completed my bsc with distance from vinayaka mission university salem.i want to do mba with regular basis can i do .

  31. What are the topics to do for cet in maths,reasoning and english

  32. Hii is a basic calculator allowed fo mh cet 2017 mba.

    I AM 21 YRS

  34. Hello
    M pursuing bcom honors final year !nd want to do mba further .Can you suggest me the best specialization according to my subject and also the list of best colleges in maharashtra

  35. Hello there, is last year’s score accepted for new addmission or shall I have to give exam again. I have got 79 percentile in last exam. And when would be the notification coming for next exam?

  36. Anubah saini says:

    Hi, I am 19 yrs old. And I am in final year of Bachelor of management studies. Am i eligible for 2017.?

  37. tentative date for cet exams 2017?

  38. mohammed jumaan pasha says:

    About age limit : our friends and me are under 21 year old category.
    What is solution?

  39. HI! I m august 1991 born. M I eligible for MAH-CET 2017???

  40. anushka pareek says:

    i am a resident of rajasthan state.Am i eligible for MAH-CET 2017?and what was the last year cut-off ?
    minimum how many seats are reserved for another state student ?please tell me.

  41. Hie
    My birth year is 1992
    Am I eligible for
    Mah cet (MBA) 2017 ??

  42. Mahesh Bhinge says:

    Hi,I have completed my in open university ycmou,nashik.with 50% and my age is running now 23 and i will completing my age 24 in march i am eligible for mah-mba cet2017

  43. ranu patel says:

    hi I am 20 years at present.but I wil be 21 at 1st March but at the time of form filling I wil be 20 years so can I appear in exams

  44. Can you tell me what is exact starting date of admission in feb month. cuz in that month i will cross 25.

  45. Can you tell me what is exact starting date of admission form in feb month. cuz in that month i will cross 25.

  46. mohit sharma says:

    sir ,Symbiosis group of colleges accepts MAH-CET score or not ????

  47. Hello, I am a leraning diable candidate. what is the procedure for bringing scribe in examination and is there any criteria for scribe

  48. Hrishikesh patil says:

    Hello i have done my engineering in computer branch and have worked in software company for three months as software trainee.Which specialization will be suitable for me in MBA.

  49. I have completed studying 6 years in Bangalore. Am I eligible for CET 2017?

  50. Hi my name is Rajesh currently I am working in finance field, can I attend CET or I will go for Distance MBA please advice

  51. I have not received my graduation final marksheet till now? Am I eligible for mah CET 17

  52. Anukesh Dharmale says:

    Hi, I wanted to ask when do we fill the college admission forms(for colleges accepting MAH-CET 2017 scores)
    Please let me know ASAP!!
    Thank You

  53. Hii I did mechanical engineering..can u suggest me which course will be good for me in mba

  54. hi I m Riya.. I will complete engineering in may.. can I elgibile for cet… I m entc engineer which stream is best for mba?? plzz rply

  55. When will the registration for CET start?

  56. kshitiz mohan says:

    Hi this is kshitiz.
    i wanted t know that is CAT an eligibilty criteria for MAH CET ?
    if yes then what is the minimum cutoff to be eligible for CET ?

  57. Balwant rai ke kutte hahahaha

  58. Divya Poddar says:

    is 4th & 5th march the final date of MBA CET exam?

  59. Jade Pranav says:

    I was given mh-cet exam last year (march-2016)…but i am not taken admission for MBA… so for taking admission for MBA2017 it’s necessary to give cet exam(march2017) or i can take admission on the basis of previous year score?

  60. hello,
    can i eligible for mba mah-cet2017?
    my DOB is 22/10/1996
    i will complete 21yrs in oct2017
    plzzz send me reply…!

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