MAH CET (DTE MBA) 2019 NEWS
STATE LEVEL ONLINE TEST
MAH CET 2019 or Maharashtra Common Entrance Test is an annual, state-level, computer-based post graduate management entrance test. It is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra for candidates seeking admission to post graduate programs in management in participating institutes of Maharashtra. MAH CET 2019 exam is scheduled to take place in March 2019.
Some key points about MAH CET 2019 are mentioned below.
Around 400 B-schools in Maharashtra including Bhartiya Vidyapeeth's Institute of Management Studies & Research, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research accept MAH CET scores for admissions.
|Date of Exam||March 2019|
|Conducting Body||Directorate of Technical Education, Maharastra (DTE)|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Duration of Exam||2 hour 30 minutes|
|Eligibility (may vary for different exams)||A Bachelors’ Degree in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum aggregate score of 50% (45% for reserved category candidates)|
The dates of MAH CET 2019 are yet to be announced by DTE. Based on past trends, a tentative dateline for the events involved in the process can be charted. Aspirants are advised to keep a tab on the official website for updates.
Here’s a tentative schedule for MAH CET 2019.
|Availability of MAH CET 2019 Online Application Form||January 2019|
|Application Form Editing window closes by||February 2019|
|Last date for obtaining prints of filled-in online Application Form||February 2019|
|Availability of MAH CET 2019 Admit Card||A Week prior to Scheduled Exam Date|
|MAH CET 2019 Scheduled Date||March 2019|
|MAH CET 2019 Result Announcement||March 2019|
|MAH CET 2019 Counselling||May 2019|
Interested aspirants for the exam must fulfil general eligibility criteria for MAH CET 2019 and the same are mentioned below.
Candidates in specific categories are advised to look up the detailed eligibility conditions listed in the Information Brochure of State Common Entrance Test Cell available on the official website.
The Registration of MAH CET 2019 has to be completed online through the official website. MAH CET Application Form 2019 will be available from January 2019 till February 2019. The steps involved in the Registration for MAH CET 2019 are mentioned below.
Applicants who register successfully for MAH CET 2019 and submit the Application Form complete in all respects will be issued the admit card about a week before the scheduled exam date. Applicants can access and download their admit cards from the official website using their login credentials.
The steps involved in downloading the Admit Card are:
MAH CET 2019 Admit Card is a mandatory document without which candidates will not be allowed to appear for the exam. Candidates are advised to preserve their admit card copies until the admission process gets over. The Admit Card will display the following details:
Any discrepancy in the details printed on the Admit Card should be reported immediately the exam coordinator.
Applicants can, during the application process, select any three locations, in order of preference, as their choice of exam center. Please note that once selected, the choice of center cannot be changed. The allocation of exam center is done by DTE on the basis of the candidate’s preference, though the DTE’s decision in this regard is final and binding on all.
MAH CET 2019 is likely to be conducted at the following locations:
|Latur||Mumbai||Mumbai Sub Urban|
|Rest of India Locations|
Please note that DTE reserves the right to cancel or add any locations to the MAH CET 2019 exam centres, if the situation so demands.
MAH CET 2019 is a computer-based test comprising multiple-choice questions. The total number of questions that can be expected are 200 and the time duration for the same is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
The table here depicts the number of questions that can be expected in each section of MAH CET 2019:
|Sections||Questions||Total Marks for the section||Mark per Question|
|Abstract Reasoning||25 Questions||25||1|
|Quantitative Reasoning||50 Questions||50||1|
|Verbal Ability/ Reading Comprehension||50 Questions||50||1|
|Logical Reasoning||75 Questions||75||1|
|Total marks for the test||-||200||-|
Here’s a detailed look at the MAH CET 2019 Syllabus
|Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension||Synonyms and Antonyms|
Idioms and Phrases
Phrases/ Sentence Improvement
|Logical/Abstract Reasoning||Critical Reasoning; Statement and Conclusion/Assumptions/ Arguments/Courses of Action; Arrangements; Blood Relations; Coding-Decoding; Data Structures; Analogy and Odd-One-Out; Alphabetical and Numerical Series; Direction, Time and Clock Test; Quant Based Reasoning; Venn Diagram; Visual Reasoning; Cube and Dice;|
Analytical Reasoning and Puzzles; Triangular Bar Diagram/Passage Based Data; Data Comparing and Sufficiency
|Quantitative Aptitude||Number System; Percentage; Interest; Profit, Loss and Discount;|
Average; Ratio and Proportion/Mixtures; Time and Work; Speed and Distance; Algebra; Progression; Set Theory; Geometry; Tables, Graphs and Charts; Mensuration; Trigonometry; Permutation, Combination; Probability
Some of the reference books that candidates can consider for preparation for the MAH-MBA/MMS-CET are:
|Name of the Book||Publisher/Author|
|MH-CET(MBA/MMS) Entrance Guide||Disha Publications|
|Target MHCET (MBA/MMS) – Past papers + 6 Mock Tests||Disha Publications|
|Study material on all sections of MBA CET Maharashtra||Chandresh Agarwal|
|MBA Entrance Guide||Verma|
|Maharashtra MBA CET Books||CETking|
|Maharashtra MBA CET Guide by RPH Editorial Board||Priyanka Prakashan|
|The Pearson Guide to CET: MBA Maharashtra||Vandana Thorpe|
Based on previous trends, the results for MAH CET 2019 can be expected to be declared within a week from the scheduled test date. After publication of the results, the merit list will be drawn using standardized equi-percentile method, equating scores of all examinees.
Admission and seat allotment will be done on the basis of merit list. The scorecards as well as merit ranking will be available to download/access from the candidate’s login page on the official website. Post publication of result, aspirants are advised to apply to the participating institutes of their Choice through DTE.
The MAH CET 2019 Result can be downloaded by following these steps:
The counseling and seat allotment for admission is conducted by DTE Maharashtra on the basis of merit ranking through a Centralized Admission Process or CAP for admission to almost 400 B-schools in Maharashtra. CAP is the final admission round for MBA admission to institutes like Bhartiya Vidyapeeth's Institute of Management Studies & Research, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research etc.
CAP for MAH CET 2019 is expected to be held in May 2019 and will be conducted in 3 rounds which include:
Depending on the merit rank obtained by a candidate as well as seat availability, the final allotment takes place. Candidate must mandatorily carry the score card and admit card for MAH CET to the counselling venue as specified by the authority.
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