Maharashtra MCA Common Entrance Test - MAH MCA CET 2016

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As per the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions ( Regulation of Admissions and Fees ) Act, 2015 ( Mah. XXVIII of 2015 ), the Competent Authority is conducting CET ( MAH MCA CET 2016 ) for admission to MCA courses.

The Online applications are invited for CET for admission to First Year /  Direct Second Year ( Separate Division & Lateral Entry ) of Three year full time Post Graduate Degree course in Master of Computer Applications ( MCA ) in the Government, Govt. Aided, University Managed, University Departments and Unaided Institutes in the Maharashtra State.

Eligibility Criteria for appearing to MAH MCA CET 2016

The candidate should fulfill the following eligibility criteria :

( Candidates appearing for final year of qualifying examination are also eligible to appear for CET )

Note :

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MAH MCA CET 2016 Exam Pattern

Topics No of Questions Marks per Question Maximum Marks Total Marks
General Aptitude 25 4 100 200
Computer Concepts- Computer Basics, Data Representation, Computer Architecture, Computer Language, Operating System Basics 25 4 100
The test will comprise of multiple choice objective type questions  ( Four Options )
There is negative marking System for this CET. Each correct answer will carry 4 marks. Each wrong answer will carry 1 negative mark. Unanswered questions will carry zero marks.
Test Duration : 90 minutes
Medium of CET : English
Mode of Examination – Online

 MAH MCA Test Centres 2016

MAH MCA CET 2016 Admission Procedure

The Candidates who are eligible for admission to First Year / Direct Second Year ( Separate Division & Lateral Entry ) of Three year full time Post Graduate Degree course in Master of Computer Applications ( MCA ) in the Government, Government Aided, University Managed, University Departments and Unaided Institutes who have given consent to participate in the CAP for the academic year 2016 – 2017. The Admission Process  will be based on the score of CET Exams.

Guidelines for persons with disabilities using a scribe

The visually impaired candidates and candidates whose writing speed is adversely affected permanently for any reason can use their own scribe at their cost during the online examination, subject to limits as in (ii) and (iii) below. In all such cases where a scribe is used, the following rules will apply:

Guidelines for Candidates with locomotors disability and cerebral palsy

A compensatory time of twenty minutes per hour or otherwise advised shall be permitted for the candidates with locomotors disability and cerebral palsy where dominant ( writing ) extremity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of function ( minimum of 40%impairment ). (iii) Guidelines for Visually Impaired candidates

These guidelines are subject to change in terms of GOI guidelines / clarifications, if any, from time to time.

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MAH MCA CET 2016 Application Form 

Application form processing fees as stated below is to be paid through Online system only by Internet Payment, Credit Card /  Debit Card ( RuPay / Visa / MasterCard / Maestro ), Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards / Mobile Wallets for which the service charges, as per rules, shall be applicable in addition to the application form processing fees. Fees paid is non refundable. No other mode of payment shall be permitted.

How to Apply for Registration for CET :

  1. Candidates to go to the website and click on the option “APPLY ONLINE” which will open a new screen.
  2. To register application, choose the tab “Click here for New Registration” and enter Name, Contact details and Email-id. A Provisional Registration Number and Password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the Provisional Registration Number and Password. An Email & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration number and Password will also be sent.
  3. In case the candidate is unable to complete the application form in one go, he / she can save the data already entered by choosing “SAVE AND NEXT” tab. Prior to submission of the online application candidates are advised to use the “SAVE AND NEXT” facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same if required. Visually Impaired candidates should fill the application form carefully and verify / get the details verified to ensure that the same are correct prior to final submission.
  4. Candidates are advised to carefully fill and verify the details filled in the online application themselves as no change will be possible / entertained after clicking the FINAL SUBMIT BUTTON.
  5. The Name of the candidate or his /her Father/ Husband etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the Certificates/ Mark sheets / Identity proof. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature for CET & Admission
  6. Validate your details and Save your application by clicking the ‘Validate your details’ and ‘Save & Next’ button.
  7. Candidates can proceed to upload Photo & Signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature.
  8. Candidates can proceed to fill other details of the Application Form.
  9. Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application form before FINAL SUBMIT.
  10. Modify details, if required, and click on ‘FINAL SUBMIT’ ONLY after verifying and ensuring that the photograph, signature uploaded and other details filled by you are correct.
  11. Click on ‘Payment’ Tab and proceed for payment.
  12. Click on ‘Submit’ button.

Application Fee :

Applications sent by Post / Courier etc will be rejected and no communication in this regard will be made.

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MAH MCA CET 2016 Syllabus

The MAH  MCA  CET 2016 will be ONLINE examination comprises of two papers viz. General Aptitude (GA) and Computer Concepts (C’C) of 100 marks each, with composite time of 90 minutes duration. Each paper shall have 25 questions.

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MAH MCA CET 2016 Important Dates

S.No Activity Date
1 Start of Online registration for MAH MCA CET 2016 29th February, 2016
2 Last Date of Online registration for MAH MCA CET 2016 through computer connected to Internet on the web site 10th March, 2016
3 Issue of Hall Ticket through candidates login of successfully registered candidates 18th March, 2016 Onwards
4 Date of the Online MAH MCA CET 2016 27th March, 2016
5 Declaration of the result of the MAH MCA CET 2016 on the website  10th April, 2016 at 2:00 PM

 Contact Details 

Government of Maharashtra
State Common Entrance Test Cell,
305, Government Polytechnique Building,
49, Kherwadi, Bandra ( E ),
Mumbai – 400 051
Website :


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