MAH HM CET Exam Pattern 2019
Khushboo Verma, 06 Jul 2019, #MAHACET

MAH HM CET Exam Pattern 2019 - Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Maharashtra, released the exam pattern of MAH HM CET on February 18, 2019. MAH HM CET exam pattern 2019 includes comprehensive information with respect to the computer-based mode exam, which was held on May 20, 2019. MAH HM CET was conducted for English language, reasoning and general knowledge. According to MAH HM CET exam pattern, the entrance exam was conducted for 1 hour 30 minutes. Students who wish to appear for MAH HM CET should have the exam pattern at their fingertips so that they know the marking scheme, the total number of marks allotted, types of questions asked and other important information. Knowing the exam pattern will help them get familiar with the weightage of each section and how the exam is conducted so that they prepare for it accordingly. Read MAH HM CET exam pattern 2019 to get full details on the same.
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MAH HM CET Exam Pattern 2019

As per the MAH HM CET exam pattern, the test was conducted in computer-based mode. The total number of questions asked in MAH HM CET 2019 exam was 100. Go through the table given below to gather full information on the exam pattern of MAH HM CET.

MAH HM CET Exam Pattern


Marks per question

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Total marks

Reasoning - Verbal and Arithmetic





English Language




General Awareness comprising questions from the following topics:

  • Culture

  • current national

  • International affairs

  • Trade & Commerce

  • Sports

  • Scientific inventions discoveries

  • Travel/tourism




As the maximum number of questions are asked from English subject, candidates should focus a little more on this subject to stand a chance of obtaining high marks.

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MAH HM CET Exam Pattern 2019- Types of Questions

Aspirants can go through the table below to know the types of questions asked in the exam, duration, marking scheme and medium of the exam.



Mode of the exam

Computer-based mode

Types of questions asked

Multiple choice objective type questions (four options)

Duration of MAH HM CET exam

1 hour 30 minutes

Number of questions asked

100 questions

Medium of the exam


Negative marking

There is no negative marking

Guidelines for Candidates who are Visually Impaired

Candidates who are visually impaired (with more than 40% of disability) were given the following facilities for answering the exam:

  • Such candidates were offered to view the content in magnified font and were given an extra time of 20 minutes for answering the exam, besides the stipulated time.

  • The facility of magnified font was not available for visually impaired candidates who took help of a scribe to answer the test.

The details for using a scribe and availing extra time for various types of disabilities are given below in the table:

Type of Disability

Sub Type

Extra Time



One leg affected



Both leg affected



One arms affected (Dominant hand )

If opted

If opted

Both arms affected




Locomotor disability (affecting writing speed)

If opted

If opted

Learning disability/dyslexia

If opted

If opted


If opted

If opted

Cerebral palsy

If opted

If opted

Hearing impaired







Low vision



How to Answer MAH HM CET Questions 2019?

MAH MHCET was conducted in computer based mode. While answering the test, candidates could see a question palette at the right side of the screen, which shows the status of each question.

  • The test name appear on the top of the screen. Students can view the questions by clicking on the test name.

  • All the questions include multiple choices and five answers. Out of five answers to a question, only one option is correct answer.

  • A clock is also displayed on the computer screen at the top right corner of the screen. This clock reminds candidates about the time left to complete the examination.
    When the clock runs out of time, the computer shuts down automatically and the examination ends

Navigating to a Question

  • Exam takers have to click on the question number given on the palette located at the right of the screen directly go to that particular question. They must note that using the option does not lead them to save their answer to that specific question.

  • Students can have a look at all the questions simultaneously if the question paper button is pressed. Options for multiple choice questions, however, are not displayed.

  • Students are given the option for shuffling between test and questions anytime during the examination at their convenience

How to Answer a Question in MAH HM CET Entrance Exam?

  • To answer the questions, students have to click on the button of the option that they think is correct. They have to click on another desired option button if they wish to change the answer.

  • To de-select the option, the candidates have to re-click on the button or select Clear Response button.

How to Save Answers in MAH HM CET Entrance Exam?

  • Students have to Click on ‘Save & Next’ to save and answer to the current question.

  • Click on ‘Mark for Review and Next’ button to mark a question for review. If students have selected an answer for a question that is marked for review, and the time is over the selected answer is taken into account in the final evaluation.

  • Once the time limit comes to an end, students are to attempt any question or select any answer.

MAH HM CET Sample Papers 2019

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Frequently Asked Questions related to MAH HM CET Exam Pattern

Question: When the exam pattern of MAH HM CET 2019 be released?

Answer: MAH HM CET 2019 exam pattern was released on February 18, 2019. Students can go through the exam pattern to know the marking scheme and types of questions asked.

Question: How many questions are asked in MAH HM CET entrance exam and what is the total marks allotted?

Answer: The number of questions asked in the exam is 100 and each question carry 1 mark. Therefore, the total marks allotted to the questions is 100.

Question: What types of questions are asked in MAH HM CET entrance exam?

Answer: Multiple choice objective type questions are asked in the entrance test from the following topics- reasoning, English and general awareness

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I want help regarding CAP rounds of MBA CET 2019

Shubhangi Aditi 13th Jul, 2019

Hi Akshay,

Do not worry as the seat allotment in Cap 2 is done to fill the seats left and seats unoccupied due to no admission or admission withdraw from any particular college. So be calm and apply as you wish in Cap round 2 as the results might alter from Cap 1.

Hope you are answered.

All the best.


Will be there any dress code for the exam? What are the regulations and what things are allowed like watch etc, during exam ? For mah hm cet

Priya 4th Jun, 2019
Hello Divya!

No, there is no specific dress code for MAH HM CET examination.
Though you must dress appropriately and in any non objectionable fashion.
Non programmable Watches would be allowed inside, but if any invigilator specifically does not let you wear a watch, there will be a provision of wall clock inside every classroom so don't panic.

For further information regarding MAH HM CET and rules to follow, kindly visit this link:
Hope this helps :)
Best of luck!

On which site we have to fill up our application form for MAH HM CET 2019

Ruchika Chauhan Expert 1st Apr, 2019


MAH HM CET 2019 application forms has been released in online mode on February 18. The last date for filling the MAH HM CET application form 2019 was March 18, 2019.

I hope you might have filled the application form.

Good Luck!


cet exam bsc in hotel manegment

Sreyashi Das 4th Feb, 2019

Hello. The MAHA HM CET 2019 will be conducted by Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) on 20th May 2019 for admission to undergraduate courses of Hotel Management & Catering Technology. The application form will be available from 3rd week of April to 1st week of May 2019 tentatively. It is a computer based online exam containing 100 questions for a total of 90 minutes. Each correct answer will be awarded one marks and there is no negative marking.

You can check the below link for more details like eligibility, application form, exam etc.

Hope this helps. Good luck!


Send the questions pattern for hotel management questions paper

Muskan pandey 1st Jun, 2018
Dear friend ,

Exam pattern -  Exam Mode  -Offline

Duration of Exam - Three hours

Total Marks - 200 marks

Type of Questions - Objective type questions

Questions distribution-

General Knowledge & Current Affairs-30 questions

English Language- 60 questions

Numerical Ability & Scientific Aptitude-30 questions

Reasoning & Logical Deduction-30 questions

Aptitude for Service Sector -50 questions

Marking scheme -

One mark will be given for every correct response under Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning & Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs and English Language components.

0.25 mark will be deducted for every wrong response.

Good luck !!!!

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