MAH MBA CET 2024 : Registration Process, Selection Criteria and Preparation Tips

by Prashanth A Thu 22 Feb 2024 02:35 PM 176

Are you aspiring to pursue an MBA or MMS from the top colleges and universities in Maharashtra? If yes, then you must be aware of the MAH CET exam. It is a state-level entrance test conducted by the State Common Entrance Test Cell (Maharashtra) for admission to these courses. The MAH CET exam is one of the most popular and competitive exams in the country, with lakhs of candidates appearing every year. However, to appear for the exam, you need to fulfill certain eligibility criteria and complete the registration process successfully. Moreover, you need to know the selection criteria and the counseling process to secure your seat in your desired college. In this blog, we will give you a detailed overview of the registration and selection criteria for MAH CET 2024, along with some tips and tricks to ace the exam.

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What is MAH CET?

MAH CET stands for Maharashtra Common Entrance Test. It is an online exam consisting of 200 multiple-choice questions from four sections: Logical Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension. The duration of the exam is 150 minutes and there is no negative marking for incorrect answers. The exam is conducted in English medium and the syllabus is based on the 10+2 level of education. The exam is expected to be held on March 9 and 10, 2024.

What are the Eligibility Criteria for MAH CET?

To apply for MAH CET 2024, you need to satisfy the following eligibility criteria:

  • Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university
  • Have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate (45% for reserved categories).
  • Final year students awaiting their result are also eligible to apply.
  • Have a valid score in CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT/ATMA/GMAT.

How to Register for MAH CET?

The registration process for MAH CET 2024 is as follows:

  • Visit the official website of MAH CET 2024 and click on the ‘New Registration’ link. The official website for registration of MAHCET is
  • Fill in your details, contact details, and educational details in the online application form.
  • Upload your scanned photograph and signature as per the specifications given on the website.
  • Enter test city preference.
  • Pay the application fee of Rs. 1000 (Rs. 800 for reserved categories) through online mode using debit card/credit card/net banking.
  • Submit the application form. Take a printout of the confirmation page for future reference.

What are the Selection Criteria for MAH CET?

The selection criteria for MAH CET 2024 are as follows:

  • The candidates who qualify for the MAH CET exam will be shortlisted for the counseling process based on their scores and ranks.
  • The counseling process will be conducted through the Centralized Admission Process (CAP). It will consist of online registration, document verification, option filling, seat allotment, and reporting to the allotted college.
  • Candidates will have to register for CAP online and upload the required documents such as mark sheets, certificates, caste certificates, etc.
  • Verify the documents at the designated facilitation centers (FCs) and obtain the provisional merit number.
  • The candidates will have to fill in their preferences for colleges and courses online and lock in their choices.
  • Allotment of seats according to their merit, preferences, and availability of seats.
  • Confirmation of seats by paying the admission fee and reporting to the allotted college.

How to Prepare for MAH CET?

To prepare well for MAH CET 2024, you need to follow a smart and effective strategy that covers all the aspects of the exam. Here are some tips and tricks that can help you crack the exam:

  • Both know the syllabus and exam pattern thoroughly and plan your study schedule accordingly.
  • Focus on the basic concepts and formulas of each topic and practice them regularly.
  • Since few months are left for the exam, Cracku is providing an amazing Crash Course for MAH CET which is not only going to cover all the important topics thoroughly but also give tips and tricks to solve questions faster.This crash course contains everything that needs to ace this exam and get good percentile. 
  • If you want to familiarize yourself with MAH CET, you can also check out MAH CET Mock Test Series by Cracku, which is very close to actual MAH CET paper.
  • Solve previous year papers, sample papers, and mock tests to get familiar with the exam format, difficulty level, and types of questions.
  • Analyze your performance and identify your strengths and weaknesses. Work on improving your weak areas and revising your strong areas.
  • Read an English newspaper, magazine, or book daily to improve your reading comprehension and vocabulary skills.
  • Learn the shortcuts, tricks, and techniques to solve the questions faster and accurately.
  • Manage your time efficiently and attempt the questions in a logical order. Start with the section that you are most comfortable with and then move on to the other sections.
  • Attempt as many questions as you can since there is no negative marking. However, you should not waste your time on doubtful questions.
  • Above all, stay calm, confident, and positive throughout your preparation and during the exam.

The MAH CET 2024 exam is a golden opportunity for MBA and MMS aspirants to get admission to the top colleges and universities in Maharashtra. However, to succeed in the exam, you need to fulfill the eligibility criteria, complete the registration process, and clear the selection criteria. We have given you a clear idea of the registration and selection criteria for MAH CET 2024, along with some useful tips and tricks to prepare well for the exam. We wish you all the best for your exams and future endeavors. If you have any queries or feedback, please feel free to comment below. 

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