MAH BHMCT CET 2021: Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus and Result

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MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Exam Dates will likely be released in the last week of May 2021 along with the official notification by CET Cell Mumbai. MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Registration will commence soon after the release of official notice. Candidates must check the eligibility criteria before applying for MAH BHMCT CET 2021. Check MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Registration   

  • MAH BHMCT CET 2021 will be conducted in online mode tentatively in August 2021.
  • MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Application process for the exam will commence in the last week of May 2021. 
  • It is necessary for candidates to have passed 10+2 examinations to appear for the exam. 
  •  Duration of the exam is 1 hour and 30 minutes (90 minutes) and test paper consists of 100 MCQs. Check Detailed Exam Pattern 
  • It is divided into 3 sections i.e. General English, General Knowledge and Awareness and Reasoning. 
  • MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Admit Card will be released in July 2021.

Latest Updates

  • May 13, 2021: MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Registration expected in May, bidding in process. 
  • April 29, 2021: MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Schedule Likely to be postponed due to covid 19 pandemic.

MAH BHMCT CET is conducted for admission to Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology programs offered by the government, government-aided and unaided self-financed institutions. State Common Entrance Test Cell, Government of Maharashtra conducts MAH BHMCT CET annually.


MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Highlights

Conducting Body State Common Entrance Test Cell, Government of Maharashtra
Mode of MAH BHMCT CET Online Computer Based Test
Medium of MAH BHMCT CET English
Duration of MAH BHMCT CET 1 hour and 30 minutes
Type and Number of Questions Objective Type 100 Questions
Sections 3 Sections
Course Offered Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Exam Dates

The government of Maharashtra will release the official schedule of the exam in the month of February. Aspiring candidates can check the tentative exam dates tabulated below:

Event Date 
MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Application Form Availability May 2021
Last date of Submission of Application Form June 2021
Admit Card Availability July 2021
MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Exam August  2021
Declaration of Result for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 August 2021
MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Counselling September 2021

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Eligibility

Eligibility for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 differs widely as per the program. However, basic criteria to apply and appear for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 is as mentioned below:

  1. Applicant must be an Indian national.
  2. Candidate must have passed 10+2 with minimum qualifying marks 45%
  3. For SC/ST candidates minimum qualifying marks are from 40%
  4. Candidates who are appearing in the final examination of class 12 or has appeared in this exam but awaiting for result can apply for BHMCT CET 2021

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Application Form

Application Form for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 can be obtained through online mode only. Before proceeding to fill up application form for MAH BHMCT CET 2021, applicant must arrange soft copies of Passport Size Self Photograph (Dimension -200 x 230 pixels; Size Max 50kb and Minimum 20kb in jpg file format) and Signature (Dimension -140 x 60 pixels; Size Max 20kb and Minimum 10kb in jpg file format).

Steps for online submission of MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Application Form are as follows:

  • Visit Admission Portal at
  • Click on the link stating “Click here for New Registration”
  • A Registration Form will open here
  • Enter details like Name, Email Address, Mobile Number, etc.
  • Click on Register Button.
  • Next, you will be redirected to the Payment Gateway. Click on Pay Now
  • Choose any option for Online Payment (Debit Card / Credit Card [RuPay / Visa / MasterCard / Maestro], Net Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards and Mobile Wallet)
  • E-Receipt will be generated here on a successful transaction.
  • Fill Personal Details (Name, Gender, Religion, Mother Tongue, Aadhaar Number, Date of Birth, Region (select from the drop-down menu), Annual Family Income (select income range from drop-down menu, Nationality, Parents’ Name)
  • Address Details (State, Taluka, Village, and District {all these select from drop-down menu}
  • Upload files for Self Photograph, Signature (as per the specification mentioned above)
  • Save and take a review.

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Admit Card

Admit Card for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 will be available soon for the successfully registered candidates. Admit card will not be sent to the candidates via any other channel, it can be downloaded from the official website as given below:

How to Download Admit Card?

  • Go to the official website-
  • Look for Admit Card for BHMCT CET 2021 link and click on it
  • Login with Registration Number or Roll Number and Password or Date of Birth
  • Click on Submit Button
  • Admit Card will appear on the screen, check all the details and download it.

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Exam Centers

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 will be conducted in the selected cities in Maharashtra State. There is no option for changing the center/venue/date/session for MAH BHMCT CET 2021, therefore, no request in this concern shall be entertained.

The exam centers (subject to change) are as follows:

  • Pune
  • Nagpur
  • Mumbai
  • Ahmednagar
  • Kohlapur
  • Jalgoan

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Exam Pattern

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 is an online Computer Based Test (CBT). Duration of MAH BHMCT CET 2021 will be 90 minutes and there will be 100 objective type questions divided into 3 sections. The exam is of a total of 100 marks; each question carries 1 mark.

There is a provision of negative marking of 0.25 marks for the wrong answer. MAH BHMCT CET 2021 exam highlights are as follows:

Mode of MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Online Computer Based Test
Number of Questions Total of 100 questions
Maximum Marks 100 (1 mark for each question)
Duration of MAH BHMCT CET 90 minutes
Sections in Paper  3 Sections (General English, GK, and Reasoning)
Medium of MAH BHMCT CET English language
Marking Scheme 1 mark for each Right Answer
Negative Marking (-) 0.25 for each Wrong Answer

Read More About MAH BHMCT CET Exam Pattern

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Syllabus

Syllabus for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 consists of 3 sections. The standard of contents of the syllabus will be as per that of class 10+2.

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Syllabus is as follows:

Section A: General English

  • Comprehension of passage
  • Verbal Reasoning, Syllogisms, Antonyms, Fill in the Blanks, Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences
  • Sentence Correction, Sentence completion, Sentence Correction, odd man out, idioms, one-word substitution, Different usage of same word etc.

Section B: General Knowledge

  • Current National and International Affairs, Business, Punch line of companies, Top officials of big companies, Major corporate events, Trade and Commerce
  • Famous award and prizes
  • Science, Scientific Inventions, Social Science, Geography, International organizations
  • History, Social issues, Culture, Entertainment, Politics etc.
  • Sports, Finance, Automobiles,
  • Travel and Tourism

Section C: Reasoning  

  • Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning, Assumption – Premise – Conclusion, Assertion and reasons, Statements and assumptions, identifying valid inferences, identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments, Statements and Conclusions, Cause and Effect, Identifying Probably true, Probably false, definitely true, definitely false kind of statement, Linear arrangements, Matrix arrangements.
  • Puzzles, Syllogisms, Functions, Family tree – identifying relationship among group of people, Symbol Based problems, Coding and decoding, Sequencing, identifying next number in series, etc.

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Result

The result for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 will be declared after completion of the exam. The result will be displayed on the official website i.e. Before the declaration of result for the MAH BHMCT CET 2021 entrance exam, the answer key of the question paper will be published on the official website of MAH BHMCT CET.

Intimation for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Result will be sent to the candidate via email and SMS.

How to Download Scorecard

  • Visit the official website-
  • Go to Applicant Login Section
  • Click on Result for MAH BHMCT CET 2021
  • A form will open
  • Fill required information: Registration Number/Roll Number
  • Click on Submit
  • Result will be on screen
  • Download it and Print it

MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Counselling

Counselling process will be organized under the centralized admission process (CAP) system. Commissioner of State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State conducts CAP. Once the results for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 are out, a merit list is disclosed on the official website.

From March 2021 an online registration form for admission will be made available. Submit the application form after choosing institutions/colleges. Accordingly, a cut off list will be declared and those who qualify will finally appear for MAH BHMCT CET 2021 Counselling.

Documents Required During Counselling: (In original Form)

(As relevant in individual cases)

  • BHMCT CET 2021 Mark sheet
  • BHMCT CET 2021 Admit Card
  • Print of application form for admission as submitted online
  • Print of Provisional Admission Letter
  • Mark sheets and pass certificate of H.S.C / S.S.C. / Equivalent from the Board of Secondary Education / CBSE / ICSC as the case may be.
  • Character Certificate from the Head of the Institution last attended
  • Migration Certificate from the University / Board of last attended
  • Category certificate like SC / ST / OBC/ PwD, Military ex service man has to be submitted in prescribed formats and should also be attested or issued by competent authority.
  • Physically Handicapped certificate from the competent authority for the respective reserved category
  • Medical Fitness Certificate in prescribed Form issued by competent authority as is instructed in prospectus
  • Residential certificate/Domicile/Bonafide Certificate is required to be submitted if candidate need to be benefitted under Quota for candidate residing natively in State Maharashtra
  • Aadhaar Card / Passport / Driving Licence / Voter Id Proof etc in original form for identity verification purpose
  • 5 passport size photograph as uploaded in application form
  • Self attested Photocopy sets of all above given documents

In case candidate fails in submitting above mentioned documents during counselling session or within the stipulated time, admission will be cancelled.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


nikhil manohar pardeshi
Can someone please tell me the how Counsiling proccees are follow after, deceleration of results... Plz????
abdul nazir

Hi Nikhil, Counselling for MAH BHMCT CET is done under Centralised Admission Process system. Qualified students who found a place in merit list can apply for counselling process by filling choices for colleges/institutions. The result has been declared on November 27, 2020 and further application process will be intimated via official website. For details on MAH BHMCT counselling process click here.

vaseem opai
Please tell the date of BHMCT CET application form release?
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Vaseem, application forms are expected to get released in third week of February, 2020. Exact dates have not been announced yet by the official website of the organization.
shubham sunil khente
exam date of bhmct is fix
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Shubham, yes, exam date has been finalized as May 10, 2020.
Sir i was not applied for hm cet but i am intrested in hotel management how i can admission
suresh vishnoi
Hi Shubham, Can you mention in which college or university you want to take admission.
kshitija chaudhari
Can you please tell me the link for admission process.
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Kshitija, kindly mention the college/university in which you want to take admission.
jaya hire
Sir actually the last date for form submission was 18 March 2019 but we miss that date soon plzz sir if there is ani solution for that plzz tell us
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Jaya, the dates mentioned above are tentative. Thus, you may cross verify the dates from the official website of the organization.
kushal sontakke
Plz mentin admission or application date for 2019 admission
akansha expert
Hi Kushal, We will update soon 2019 schedule.
montu boruah
Plese mention admission fees sir!
sakshi garg expert
Hi Montu, The Application fee of this exam is INR 800 for General/ candidates outside Maharashtra INR 600 for Reserved category candidates.