Top MBA Colleges in Maharashtra through CET – MAH CET 2019


In the year 2018, the DTE released a list of all the colleges which accept MAH CET. The total seats in the top MBA Colleges in Maharashtra through CET in the year 2018 were 34173.

There are more than 400 Business Schools in the state of Maharashtra. Here is a list of top MBA Colleges in Maharashtra through CET along with their past year Cut Off.

MAH CET test paper has questions in the areas of Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation, Data Sufficiency, Logical Reasoning, Visual Reasoning, Verbal Ability & Verbal Reasoning and Reading Comprehension. There are total 200 questions in the exam each carrying one mark with no negative marking.

Top MBA Colleges in Maharashtra through CET

S.No. College Name Cut off
1 Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai 160
2 Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai 140
3 Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education, Mumbai 150
4 ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai 125
5 Department of Management Sciences, University of Pune, Pune 120
6 Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development, Tathawade 130
7 KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai 130
8 SIES College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai 125
9 N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research 125
10 MET Institute of Management 115
11 Xavier Institute of Management Research, Mumbai 115
12 Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Management Studies and Research, Navi Mumbai 100

These are the colleges having the highest MAH CET Cut Off as observed in the last year. The higher the cut off of the MAH CET Colleges the higher is the education quality of the college. Apart from the cut-offs of MAH CET Exam, there are other criteria through which the colleges under MAH CET accept admission. The other factors include selection such as past academic records, work experience to name a few. So, it can not be guaranteed that admission in the MAH CET MBA Colleges will be granted through the percentile of the candidate alone.

MAH CET Syllabus

Here is the MAH CET Syllabus for the candidates to follow. Also, the MAH CET Exam is of 2 hours and 30 minutes duration with 200 questions. The questions are objective type MCQs with 5 options, out of which the candidates have to choose the one correct option.

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension Quantitative Aptitude


Logical/Abstract Ability
  • Antonyms
  • Comprehension of passages
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Para Jumbles
  • Synonyms
  • Sentence completion
  • Sentence arrangement
  • Sentence Correction
  • Spelling/Inappropriate usage
  • Phrase replacement
  • Odd Sentence Para Jumble
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Arithmetic
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Probability
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Numbers
  • Percentage
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Data Interpretation – Graphs, Charts, Tables


  • Symbol-based Comparison
  • Linear and Circular Arrangement
  • Direction
  • Sequential Output
  • Series Completion
  • Conditional Coding
  • Selection Criteria
  • Venn Diagram
  • Verbal Ability
  • Input/Output
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding/Decoding
  • Syllogisms


Candidates keep in mind some of the MAH CET MBA Colleges consider cut off only whereas there are some colleges which give less weightage to the cut off and more to the other credentials. The other credentials the colleges focus on is the work experience of the candidate.

Candidates, please note that the colleges accepting MAH CET Score have different application procedures. Also, the candidates have to apply separately to the colleges of their preference as registering for the MAH CET 2019 does not register you for the participating colleges.