The Maharashtra State CET Cell has scheduled the MAH MBA CET 2024 test for March 9 and 10, 2024. More than 300 universities and institutions offer MBA/MMS courses, for which admission to the exam is required. The registration period for the MAH MBA CET 2024 is from January 11 to January 31, 2024. Learn about the most recent syllabus, pattern, preparation advice, etc. for the MAH MBA CET 2024.


MAH MBA CET 2024 Exam

In order to get admitted to MBA/MMS programmes provided by more than 300 B-schools in Maharashtra, the MAH MBA CET 2024 will take place. Every year in March or April, the Maharashtra State CET cell administers the exam. The dates of the MAH CET 2024 are March 9 and 10, 2024. Even though the MAH MBA CET is only open to candidates from Maharashtra State, students from other parts of India are welcome to apply. A uniform counseling procedure known as the Centralized Admission Process, or CAP, is used to assign seats to candidates for MBA/MMS programs offered by more than 300 Maharashtra institutes after the exam.

On January 11, 2024, the MAH MBA CET registration timetable was released, and the application process began on the same day. Online registration is required for the MAH MBA CET 2024, and there will be different shifts for the exam. Learn everything there is to know about the MAH MBA CET 2024 exam.



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MAH MBA CET 2024 Highlights

Over 60 exam centers in Maharashtra and a few other Indian cities host the online MAH MBA CET. View the exam's main points below.


Exam Particulars

Exam Details

Exam Name


Conducting Body

State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra

Exam Level

Postgraduate exam at the state level

Exam Frequency


Mode of Exam

Computed Based Test (CBT)

Total Registrations

About 1 lakh

Courses offered through Entrance Exam


Exam Fees

INR 1,000 (General category)

INR 800 (Reserved category)

Exam Duration

2.5 hours

Total Marks


Total Questions


Marking Scheme

One mark for each correct entry

Zero marks for each incorrect entry

Language/Medium of Exam


Colleges Accepting Exam Score

JBIMS, SIMSREE, PUMBA, Prin. LN Welinkar, Balaji Institute of Modern Management, ITM Business School, etc.

No. of Test Cities


Official Website - (click on the link)

Contact Details

State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State, Mumbai
8th Floor, New Excelsior Building, A.K.Nayak Marg, Fort, Mumbai-400001

Helpline Number (10:00 AM to 06:00 PM)



MAH MBA CET 2024 Exam Dates

The test organization has released the dates for the Mah MBA CET in 2024. Check below MAH CET 2024 events and dates.

MAH CET 2024 Events

MBA CET Exam Date 2024

MAH MBA CET 2024 registrations

11-Jan-2024 to 31-Jan-2024

Form correction

Third week of February 2024

Admit card download starts

Last week of February 2024

MAH MBA CET 2024 exam

9-Mar-2024 and 10-Mar-2024

MAH CET 2024 result declaration

Last week of April 2024



MAH MBA CET Eligibility Criteria 2024

·        A bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited university is required of the candidate.

·        An overall minimum score of 50% is needed (at least 45% for candidates in the reserved category).

·        Students in their final year who are awaiting their results may also apply.

·        Applicants for MAH CET counseling may include those taking the CAT, GMAT, CMAT, MAT, XAT, or ATMA exams.


MAH MBA CET: Exam pattern & syllabus

MAH MBA CET 2024 Registration cum Application Process

The MAH CET MBA/MMS application forms are only available for online completion. Applicants must complete the Maharashtra CET registration/application form online.

·        Visit the website of the Maharashtra State CET Cell.

·        Select the tab for "New Registration."

·        After reading the directions, select the "I accept and proceed" tab.

·        Enter your password and personal information.

·        Proceed by clicking "Save"

·        Enter your password and application number to log in.

·        Enter your name, address, and category.

·        Upload the necessary file to prove your identity.

·        Add a signature and a photo.

·        Type in your preferred test city.

·        Pay the 1,000 INR application fee to finish the process.


MAH MBA CET Syllabus and Pattern 2024

Syllabus and format of MAH CET MBA/MMS are comparable to those of other MBA entrance exams. For an overview of the most recent MBA CET syllabus and pattern, see the table below.

MAH MBA CET Syllabus and Pattern


Number of sections, questions and marks

Logical Reasoning

75 questions

75 marks

Abstract Reasoning

25 questions

25 marks

Quantitative Aptitude

50 questions

50 marks

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

50 questions

50 marks

Exam duration

150 minutes

Mode of examination

Computer Based Test

Medium of examination


Marking scheme

One mark for each correct answer

No negative marking


MAH MBA CET Preparation 2024

Candidates should begin studying for the MBA CET examinations eight to nine months in advance in order to have enough time to go over the curriculum and practice a significant amount of sample questions. The MAH CET MBA has a moderate difficulty level and emphasizes logical reasoning more than other subjects. Candidates should so organize their MAH MBA CET study plan appropriately. Depending on their preferences and understanding of the MAH CET MBA course, they can choose to study independently or receive coaching.




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MAH MBA CET Admit Card 2024

On the test website, the MAH MBA CET admit card 2024 will be made available online. Using their login credentials, candidates must download their MAH MBA CET admission card. Examine the steps listed below:

·        Click here to visit the MBA/MMS 2024 webpage.

·        Select "download hall ticket/admit card."Put your birthdate and MBA CET 2024 application number here.

·        Select the admission card option from the dashboard.

·        Get your MBA CET Hall pass by downloading it.

·        Print out two copies of the admission card.


MAH MBA CET Result 2024

The Maharashtra State CET website will host the online announcement of the MAH MBA CET 2024 result. It will be necessary for candidates to download their scorecard by doing the following actions:

·        Check out the official webpage

·        Select the "Scorecard download" link.

·        Provide your date of birth and application number.

·        The PDF result will be shown, along with your name, registration number, MBA CET score, and percentage.

·        Select "Download" to store your scorecard to your desktop.


MAH MBA CET Counselling

Following the announcement of the MAH MBA CET 2024 results, candidates will be assigned to seats in participating colleges through a counseling process. The Centralized Admission Process (CAP) will take place about two months following the announcement of the MBA CET 2024 results. The following steps will be a part of the MAH CET CAP process:

·        Online registration for MBA CAP

·        Round wise MAH MBA CET 2024 cut off releaseand seat allotment

·        Completion of admission formalities by candidates

Applicants can take part in the CAP cycle if they pass the MAH CET in 2024. They will need to complete the online registration form in order to choose which universities to apply to. They will be given a spot in that college if they meet the cutoff. The candidate must pay the admission fee and fulfill further requirements after their seat is assigned. Applicants can take part in MAH CET CAP if they have results from the CAT, CMAT, MAT, ATMA, or GMAT. However, these candidates will need to pay a registration cost of INR 1000 in order to get registered.



During the CAP, the MAH CET cut offs are announced round by round.  The MBA CET cut offs for prestigious MBA schools that accept exam results are listed in the table below.

MBA Colleges

MBA CET Cut Offs

Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai




Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai


S.I.E.S. College of Management Studies, Mumbai


Department of Management Sciences (PUMBA), University of Pune


Xavier Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai


COEP Technological University


Chetana's Ramprasad Khandelwal Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai


MET's Institute of Management, Mumbai


Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management, Mumbai


Thakur Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai


Rizvi Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai


Indira College of Engineering & Management, Pune


Shree C. E. Society's Indira Institute of Management, Pune


Vivekanand Education Society's Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai


Alkesh Dinesh Modi Institute for Financial & Management Studies, Mumbai


S.C.E.S. Indira School Of Business Studies, Tathwade


St. Francis Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai


Indira Global Business School, Parandwadi Tq. Maval Dist. Pune


Fr. C. Rodrigues Inst. of Management. Studies, Vashi, Navi Mumbai





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FAQs on MAH MBA CET 2024


What is the MBA CET 2024 exam date?

A: The most recent official notification states that the MBA CET 2024 will take place on March 9 and 10, 2024. The exam dates were originally declared by the Maharashtra State CET Cell as March 23 and 24, 2024, but they were later changed. There will be two to three exam sessions on both days. The examination authorities will assign the exam slot to the applicants who have enrolled.


What is the exam pattern for MBA CET 2024?

A: The MBA CET 2024 will take place at specified testing locations using a computer-based testing format. There will be 200 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) covering VARC, quantitative aptitude, abstract reasoning, and logical reasoning in the MBACET 2024 question paper. There won't be any sectionalization and the questions will come in a random order. The MBA CET lasts for 2.5 hours.


What is the fee for MBA CET 2024?

A: Students in the General and All India categories must pay INR 1000 for the MBA CET 2024; students in the Reserved and Maharashtra State categories must pay INR 800. When submitting your MBA CET application form, you must pay the price. Online payment options for the charge include net banking and debit/credit cards. Candidates are advised that there is no return for the cost.


Is CET MBA exam easy?

A: Given its moderate complexity, one may argue that the CET MBA exam is simpler than the CAT or XAT. However, applicants who are ill-prepared may find it difficult to answer the questions in the MAH MBA CET. Reasoning problems make up the majority of the questions on the MAH CET, and some of them can be difficult.


Is it easy to crack MBA CET?

A: The MBA CET is a simple test if you are proficient in reasoning and quantitative aptitude. The MAH MBA CET's VARC questions are typically simple to answer, even for applicants with prior engineering experience. To be able to answer the questions confidently and easily, though, you will need to prepare for it for at least six months.