MAH-CET Syllabus 2019

Deepika Narwal Updated On: 25 Jan, 2019 17:04 IST

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MAH-CET 2019 Syllabus

MAH CET 2019 will be conducted by the government of Maharashtra on 9th & 10th March 2019. MAH CET is the state level MBA entrance exam which is conducted for admission to the various management institutes in Maharashtra. The exam syllabus for MAH CET 2019 is similar to the other popular entrance exams such as XAT, CAT and the topics will test a candidate’s accuracy, thinking ability and mental aptitude to find solutions to problems. Applicants will have to meet the eligibility criteria and then fill the application form to register for the exam.

However, before preparing for the exam, it is important that the candidates go through the syllabus thoroughly before appearing for MAH CET 2019.

The syllabus for MAH CET 2019 is designed as per the MAH CET exam pattern as decided by DTE (The Directorate of Technical Education), Maharashtra. As per the exam pattern of MAH CET 2019, the test is divided into four sections-Logical Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and Verbal Ability / Reading Comprehension.

The exam will have 200 questions and the duration of the exam is 150 minutes. It is also very important to have an idea about the best books and sample papers for MAHCET 2019. It is also important to revise questions from the individual sections and attempt mock exams. 

Detailed MAH CET 2019 Syllabus

Let’s take a look at the various sections and their weightage 


Number of Questions

Logical Reasoning


Abstract Reasoning


Verbal Ability/Reading Comprehension


Quantitative Aptitude


Logical/Abstract Reasoning-The logical reasoning section will have questions regarding verbal reasoning and relationships. Candidates will be tested on their speed and accuracy.

Verbal ability-In this section, candidates will have to answer vocabulary based questions regarding antonyms, synonyms, fill in the blanks. In the reading comprehension section, there will be passage-based questions.

Quantitative aptitude-This section will test a candidate’s ability to test your basic concepts, quantitative reasoning, calculation speed, charts, common graphs, table interpretations, and charts.

Major Topics for MAH CET 2019

Listed below are the major topics for all the sections

Verbal Ability and Comprehension:

Jumbled paragraphs

Idioms and Phrases

Error corrections in sentences

Phrasal verbs


Reading Comprehension of unseen passages

Sentence completion

One-word substitutions

Synonyms - Antonyms

Completion of paragraphs

Spelling/Inappropriate usage Critical Reasoning

Quantitative Ability:



Ratio – Proportion



Permutations & Combinations

Simple Interest and Compound Interest


Time - Distance

Time & Work

Height and Distance


Indices & Surds

Data Interpretation


Graphs, Charts, Tables

Number System  Coordinate Geometry 
Trigonometry  Operations-Based Solutions 
Statistics  Simple Equation


Quadratic Equations

Functions Quantitative Reasoning
Logarithm Data Sufficiency

Logical & Abstract Reasoning



Input & Output

Selection Criteria


Venn Diagrams

Linear and Circular Arrangements


Symbol-based Series Completion


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