MAH-CET is the Common Entrance Test conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra for student-applicants for admission to management institutes afliated to universities in Maharashtra state.
Leading management institutes as below apart from others consider MAH-CET scores for admission.
- Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), Mum-bai.
- KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai.
- Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai.
- Bharti Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Management Studies & Research, Navi Mumbai.
- SIES College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai.
- NL Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mum-bai and
- Department of Management Sciences (PUMBA), University of Pune
MAH-CET Analysis: The MAH-CET is basically a multiple-choice objective test based on Verbal Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, Logic, Visual Reasoning, Reading comprehension and data interpretation format.
This is followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview, which have suitable weightages in final selection.
The entire admission process for the MMS course is administered by the Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Maharashtra.
MAH-CET is a two and a half hour exam for 200 marks with no negative marking. All the candidates who appear for CET are eligible for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds. Past academic record and work experience also play an important role in cracking the MAH-CET.
MAH-CET’ 2014 was easy, but lengthy and time-consuming as compared to the previous year’s test. The Verbal ability, Verbal reasoning and Reading comprehension questions were tricky because there were some new types of questions. Logical Reasoning questions too had some new formats while the Data Interpretation questions required intensive calculation.
In conclusion, MAH-CET is a double test but requiring methodical preparation.