About MAH MCA CET 2020
The Government of Maharashtra has established a special body called State Common Entrance Test Cell (CET CELL) that conducts Maharashtra MCA Common Entrance Test (MAH MCA CET). MAH MCA CET result 220 has been declared on November 27 on the official website at cetcell.mahacet.org. The result is announced on the official website contaning candidate scores and percentile. The authorities conducted MAH MCA CET on October 28. It is the entrance examination for admission into MCA course in Maharashtra state. MAH MCA CET 2020 will be conducted in online mode in English medium for a duration of 90 minutes in multiple sessions. According to the marking scheme for Maharashtra MCA CET 2020, a correct response shall be rewarded with +4 marks and an incorrect response shall result in deduction of 1 mark. The admit card of MAH MCA CET 2020 has been released on October 21.
The MAH MCA CET question paper shall be divided into four sections consisting of Mathematics and Statistics, Logical/ Abstract reasoning, English comprehension and verbal ability and Computer Concepts.
MAH MCA CET 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Maharashtra MCA Common Entrance Test|
|Short Exam Name||MAH MCA CET|
|Conducting Body||State Common Entrance Test Cell - Maharashtra State|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||State Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||1000 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Online / Offline|
|Exam Duration||90 Hours|
MAH MCA CET 2020 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
27 Nov, 2020
Result | Mode: Online
21 Oct, 2020 - 28 Oct, 2020
Admit Card | Mode: Online
28 Oct, 2020
Exam | Mode: Online
07 Sep, 2020 - 08 Sep, 2020
Application - Re-registration | Mode: Online
15 Jan, 2020 - 22 Feb, 2020
Application | Mode: Online
MAH MCA CET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The authorities of Maharashtra State CET Cell released the eligibility criteria for MAH MCA CET 2020. Candidates aspiting for the entrance exam have to comply with the following conditions:
- His/ Her Nationality should be Indian.
- Should have passed bachelor's degree from a University recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) or Association of Indian Universities with minimum aggregate marks of 50% for other categories (or 45% for categories of backward classes or persons with disabilities).
- Should have studied Mathematics at 10+2 or graduation level.
- Students appearing in the final year of qualifying examination are also eligible to appear for MAH MCA CET.
MAH MCA CET 2020 Application Process
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | NEFT | Paytm | BHIM
The authorities conducted the application process between January 15 and February 22, 2020. Re-registration was also available from September 7 to 8, 2020. Candidates applying for MAH MCA CET need to go through various steps as mentioned below:
1. Visit the official website at cetcell.mahacet.org.
2. Select 'MAH MCA CET' and click on 'New Registration'
3. Enter the basic details like name, contact details and candidate email ID.
4. Fill the application form by carefully adding the requisite details.
5. Now upload the photograph and signature as per specifications.
6. Submit and proceed with payment of application fee in online mode.
|General category candidates from and outside Maharashtra|
J&K Migrant candidates
|Reserved category candidates of Maharashtra State only (SC,ST,VJ/DT-NT(A), NT(B), NT(C), NT(D), OBC, SBC, SEBC and Persons with disability)||Rs 800|
Candidates may note that the application fee could be paid in online mode only through Internet Payment, Credit Card/ Debit Card (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets.
|General||Online||Female, Male, Transgender||₹ 1000|
MAH MCA CET 2020 Syllabus
Mathematics and statistics
|Fundamental operations in algebra, expansion, factorization, quadratic equations, indices, logarithms, arithmetic, geometric, and harmonic progressions, binomial theorem, permutations and combinations|
|Rectangular Cartesian coordinates, equations of a line, mid point, intersections etc, equations of a circle, distance formulae, pair of straight lines, parabola, ellipse, hyperbola, simple geometric transformations such as translation, rotation, scaling|
|Differential equations of first order and their solutions, linear differential equations with constant coefficients, homogenous linear differential equations|
|Simple identities, trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solution of triangles, height and distance, inverse function|
Probability and Statistics
|Basic concepts of probability theory, averages, dependent and independent events, frequency distributions, and measures of dispersions, skewness, and kurtosis, random variable and distribution functions, mathematical expectations, binomial, Poisson|
|Normal distributions, curve fitting, and principle of least squares, correlation, and regression|
|Ratios and proportions, problems on time-work, distance-speed, percentage, etc|
Basic set theory and functions
|Set, relations, and mappings|
|Areas, triangles and quadrilaterals, area and circumference of circles, volumes, and surface areas of simple solids such as cubes, spheres, cylinders, and cones|
Logical/ abstract reasoning
English comprehension and verbal ability
Basic English grammar
Word and phrases
|Organization of a computer, central processing unit (CPU), structure of instructions in CPU, input/ output devices, computer memory, memory organization, back-up devices|
|Representation of characters, integers, and fractions, binary and hexadecimal representations, binary arithmetic: Addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, signed arithmetic and two’s complement arithmetic, floating point representation of numbers|
|Binary arithmetic: Normalized floating point representation, Boolean algebra, truth tables, Venn diagrams|
|Block structure of computers, communication between processor, and I/ O devices, interrupts|
|Assembly language and high level language, computer programming in C|
Operating system basics
MAH MCA CET 2020 Exam Pattern
The authorities released MAH MCA CET exam pattern 2020 to be referred by candidates preparing for the examination. It provides crucial details about the mode etc. in which the entrance exam is conducted.
Exam Pattern of MAH MCA CET
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Duration of Examination||90 minutes|
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice Questions|
|Sections in Question Paper|
|Marking Scheme||+4 for each correct response|
-1 for each incorrect response
MAH MCA CET 2020 Admit Card
The Maharashtra State CET Cell has released the MAH MCA CET admit card 2020 in online mode. Candidates are also be informed of the release of MAH MCA CET 2002 hall tickets via SMS or email. They are required to login using registration number or roll number along with the password or candidate's date of birth, whatever is easily available.
Candidates will be required to paste their recent photograph on the MAH MCA CET admit card, preferably one that was uploaded at the time of online registration for the entrance exam. The following details will be mentioned on the admit card:
- Candidate's name
- Roll number
- Name and address of the examination centre
- Time of entrance exam
MAH MCA CET 2020 Exam Centers
Documents Required at Exam
- MAH MCA CET admit card 2020
- Photo identity proof
MAH MCA CET 2020 Answer Key
The authorities will release MAH MCA CET answer key 2020 online on the official website. It will contain the correct options against question code and candidates will get a chance to challenge the same within a certain period.
This will be followed by the release of final answer key for MAH MCA CET 2020 along with declaration of result. It may be noted that the final answer key will not be subject to challenge.
MAH MCA CET 2020 Result
The authorities have announced MAH MCA CET result 2020 in online mode on November 27. The MAH MCA CET result pdf is provided on the official website and candidates can find their equated scores along with the percentile obtained. Candidates may also to follow a series of steps as provided below for accessing the result for Maharashtra MCA entrance:
- Visit the official website at cetcell.mahacet.org.
- Here, click on the MAH MCA CET 2020 portal.
- Now login using your registration number or roll number, and date of birth or password.
- The MAH MCA CET result 2020 will show on screen.
- Download the same for future reference.
The result page contains the total marks obtained in the online entrance test.
MAH MCA CET 2020 Cutoff
The authorities will release separate cutoff marks for candidates belonging to the state of Maharashtra and outside, i.e. All India level. Admissions through MAH MCA CET 2020 will be based on these cutoffs only. Those candidates who have a score above that in the MAH MCA CET cutoff will have to report at the stipulated centres for admission process.
Previous Year's Cutoff
Candidates may take a look at the cutoffs in the previous year to have an idea for MAH MCA CET 2020.
MAH MCA CET Cutoff 2019
MAH MCA CET 2020 Counselling
Mode of Counselling: Online, Offline
The process of MAH MCA CET counselling shall include online registration of application along with documents uploading and verification of documents. A final merit list will be released which is to be followed by candidate reporting on the stipulated date and venue.
The following documents will be required
MAH MCA CET Rank card 2020
Two copies of recent passport size photograph
Class 10th Admit card/ certificate or birth certificate (for verification of age)
Madhyamik or equivalent examination certificate
SC/ ST/ OBC-A/ OBC-B/ PwD certificate issued by competent authority (if applicable)
Higher secondary (10+2) level or equivalent certificate
Degree mark sheets (10+2+3) as applicable
Any other documents as are required for eligibility as per the criteria set by different Universities/ Institutes
To check the previous year's seat matrix for MAH MCA CET - Click here.
Documents Required at Counselling
- MAH MCA CET Rank card
- Two copies of recent coloured passport size photograph
- Class 10 certificate or birth certificate
- Madhyamik or equivalent examination certificate
- SC/ ST/ OBC-A/ OBC-B/ PwD certificate issued from a competent authority (if applicable)
- Domicile certificate
- Higher secondary (10+2) level or equivalent certificate
- Qualifying examination mark sheets and degree
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: Is MAH MCA CET compulsory for MCA in Maharashtra?
It is mandatory for MCA admissions in government institutes in the state of Maharashtra.
Question: I pursued 10+2 without Mathematics but had Maths as a mandatory subject during graduation. Am I eligible for MAH MCA CET 2020?
Yes, as per the eligibility criteria for MAH MCA CET, candidates should have Mathematics as a subject in 10+2 level or during graduation.
Question: Where can I find the syllabus for MAH MCA CET?
The syllabus for Maharashtra MCA entrance is provided on the official website.
Question: Is the amount of MAH MCA CET application fee any less for OBC category?
Yes, Maharashtra candidates belonging to OBC category have to pay only Rs 800 application fee for MAH MCA CET 2020.
Questions related to MAH MCA CET
my registration number has been lost please help me how can can get it ..exams are nearer please
You must have recieved amessage of mail on your email ID when you regidtered for the CET 2020 exam or you must have recieved the Challan or payment reciept when you paid for the exam. It must contain the registration number, you can get it from there.
I recently have a issue with my computer, and I lost my MAH MCA CET application print in it, and i cant find it in anywhere else. And the re-print is also over now , So if anyone knows anything about how can I get my application print plese help me
The only thing now you can do is to contact the officials of MAH MCA CET the contact details can be found in the official website. You can call the number 91222265226 so that you will know what to do next. The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Maharashtra had announced that MAH MCA CET will be conducted tentatively on July 19, but now the education minister of Maharashtra announced further postponement of MAH MCA CET entrance till further notice. Please click the below link to know more.
Mca. i am from Maharashtra.. please can you provide MAH MCA CET previous year question papers?? please mam request anyone can help me?? maharashtra previous year mca question paper please?its humble request
We cant provide you the direct question paper but I can surely give you a link through which you will be able to check previous year MAH MCA CET question papers. Please revert to the link below mention :
I hope it helps
Maharashtra MCA Common Entrance Test MAH MCA CET question papers
Previous year question papers for MAH MCA CET are not available but you can refer the exam pattern from this link: https://it.careers360.com/articles/mah-mca-cet-2014-exam-pattern
You can also look for some online test series as well.
what if i forgot to print application form? is there any use of it?
Do not worry, if you haven't printed application form, there's no use of it. But it should be downloaded for further and future uses... now you said you didn't, don't worry, you have no use of it. Your hall ticket is the only thing needed for attempting examination. If you want, your application form, you can download it by visiting the website and logging in with your details. Usually application forms are printed only for our reference in the future if something goes wrong. It is just a safe and precautionary step but not a mandatory step.