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MAH HM CET 2023: Dates, Counselling, Admit Card, Result, Cutoff, CAP Rounds, Seats
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About MAH HM CET 2023
The State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra has released the official MAH M.HMCT CET 2023 syllabus on its website, mahacet.org. As per the website, MAH M.HMCT CET 2023 exam may be conducted in offline or online mode. As per the MAH M.HMCT CET dates 2023, the exam will be conducted on April 30 in online mode, that is as a computer based test. Candidates can fill out the MAH HMCT CET application form 2023 (dates to be announced soon) on the official website, cetcell.mahacet.org.
MAH M.HMCT CET exam 2023 is conducted for admission to the two-year full-time post-graduate degree course in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (M.HMCT). After the declaration of the MAH HM CET 2023 result, centralized counselling (CAP) and seat allotment will take place. The admissions to the institutes will be based on the score of CET. The institutes in which admission is granted are approved & recognized by the Government of Maharashtra.
An allotment letter will be issued against the name of those candidates who will be allocated seats in one of the MAH MHMCT participating colleges which have to be downloaded by the candidates to be used during the seat acceptance procedure. The allotment of seats will be carried out according to the merit, seat availability and choices filled by the candidates. After being allocated seats, the candidates will have three options to choose from - Freeze, Float and Slide. The candidates can use these options to accept the seats allocated to them, wait for the better options and let go of the allocated seats respectively. Those candidates who choose to accept the seats allocated to them will be required to visit the Institute/College to confirm their admission. The final admission will be subject to the candidate's completion of the admission formalities and payment of the admission fee.
What is MAH M.HMCT CET?
Maharashtra Hotel Management Common Entrance Test (MAH HM CET), the state-level entrance exam is conducted by the State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra for admission to the Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT) programmes offered at the Master's level. The bachelor's level is called the MAH Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Common Entrance Test (MAH BHMCT CET). The test for the Master's level is called the Master of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Common Entrance Test (MAH MHMCT CET).
MAH HM CET is conducted to provide admission to candidates in colleges or universities that offer MHMCT programmes which are approved and recognized by the Government of Maharashtra and affiliated to any of the universities in Maharashtra State. The Maharashtra Hotel Management Common Entrance Test (MAH HM CET) is an online entrance exam conducted in different cities across India. All candidates who are Indian nationals are eligible to apply for MAH HM CET 2023 exam.
MAH HM CET 2023 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Maharashtra Hotel Management Common Entrance Test|
|Short Exam Name||MAH HM 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|
|Exam Duration||1 Hour|
MAH HM CET 2023 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
30 Apr, 2023
Exam | Mode: Online
MAH HM CET 2023 Eligibility Criteria
The candidate should fulfill the eligibility criteria in order to appear for the M.HMCT CET 2023 exam. The conditions are as follows:
(i) The candidate should be a citizen of India.
(ii) The candidate must have completed his/her bachelor's degree in hotel management from AICTE recognized or Central/State government-approved institutions or its equivalent, with minimum 50 % marks. In the case of candidates from backward class categories and persons with a disability, they must have secured at least 45% marks (belonging to Maharashtra State only)
(iii) Candidates who are in their final year of graduation are also eligible to appear for the M.HMCT-CET exam.
MAH HM CET 2023 Application Process
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | NEFT | Other
The application form for MAH MHMCT CET 2023 will be available soon. The fee for the MAH HM CET 2023 application form varies category-wise. It is Rs 1000 for the General category while Rs 800 for reserved categories. Candidates can pay the fees in online mode - debit card, credit card, cash cards or mobile wallets.
Steps to Fill MAH M.HMCT CET Application Form 2023
Step 1 - Go to the official website to register (http://cetcell.mahacet.org/) and click on the option "MAH M.HMCT-CET 2023" which will open a new screen.
Step 2 - Click on the 'New registration' tab
Step 3 - Provisional registration number and password will be generated
Step 4 - Re-login by using the credentials sent on the candidate's mail
Step 5 - Fill the details in the MAH HM CET application form 2023
Step 6 - Upload the scanned image of the photograph and the signature
Step 8 - Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application form before final submit.
Step 9 - Click on the final submit button after verifying and ensuring that the photograph, signature uploaded and other details filled by you are correct.
Step 10 - Click on the 'Payment' Tab and proceed with payment. Pay the application fee
Step 11 - Click on the 'Submit' button. You can keep the printout for future reference.
MAH M.HMCT CET 2023 Application Fee
|For Open Category Candidates from Maharashtra State, Outside Maharashtra State (OMS)||Online||Transgender, Male, Female||₹ 1000|
|SC, ST, VJ/DT- NT(A), NT(B), NT(C), NT(D), OBC, SBC, SEBC, and EWS] & Persons with Disability Candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only.||Online||Transgender, Male, Female||₹ 800|
|General||Online||Male, Female||₹ 1000|
|SC, EWS, ST, OBC||PWD||Online||Male, Female||₹ 800|
MAH HM CET 2023 Syllabus
Food and beverage operation
Food and beverage service operations
Food and beverage equipment, and infrastructure
Food production operations
Indian and international cuisines and related terminology
Bakery and confectionary
Hygiene and safety standards
Kitchen equipments and infrastructure
House keeping and front office operations, and related terminology
Fabrics and textiles
Planning and designing of hospitality organisations
Laundry operations and procedures
Autonyms and synonyms
Idioms and phrases
Hospitality industry related
Types of tourism
Hotel and restaurant brands, and segments
Hospitality related organizations and regulatory bodies
MAH HM CET 2023 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of MAH M.HMCT CET is prescribed by State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra. The exam will be conducted in an online mode. It consists of an overall 50 questions which carry 100 marks. The paper is divided into five sections namely Food and Beverage Operation, Food Production, Rooms division, English, hospitality industry related.
MAH M.HMCT CET Exam Pattern
|Mode of the exam||Online|
|Linguistic Medium of the exam||English|
|Total number of questions||50|
|Overall marks of the paper||100|
|Duration of the exam||60 minutes|
|Type of questions||Multiple choice questions|
|Marking scheme||There will be no negative marking for any wrong answer you mark. |
Two marks will be awarded for every correct answer.
MAH HM CET 2023 Admit Card
The admit card of MAH-M.HMCT CET 2023 will be issued in online mode only for the registered candidates. Candidates can download the MAH M.HMCT CET 2023 admit card in online mode by entering the registration number and password at the official website. Candidates must take the printout of the admit card and keep it safely as without it they won't be allowed to enter the examination hall.
How to download MAH HM CET admit card 2023?
Step 1 - Candidates will have to visit the website for downloading the hall ticket for online test. Intimation for downloading MAH MHMCT CET hall ticket will also be sent through email/SMS.
Step 2 - The candidate is required to use (i) Registration number/Roll number, password /date of birth for downloading the hall ticket.
Step 3 - Click on the ‘Submit’ button.
Step 4 - Admit card of MAH HM CET 2023 will appear on the screen.
Step 5 - Check the details that are mentioned on MAH HM CET admit card 2023.
Step 6 - Download the admit card and take a printout of the same.
Documents Required at Exam
- Voter ID Card
- Admit Card
- PAN card
- Aadhar Card
- Driving License
MAH HM CET 2023 Result
MAH M.HMCT CET 2023 result will be declared in online mode at the website, cetcell.mahacet.org. Candidates have to enter the requisite details such as the application number and date of birth to download the result. The result of MAH MHMCT CET will appear on the screen. The following details are mentioned on MAH M.HMCT CET scorecard 2023:
Name of the candidate
Name of the exam
Date of the exam
Name of the exam
How to Download MAH M.HMCT CET Result 2023?
Candidates can follow the steps that are given below to view their results.
Step 1 - Visit the official website of MAH M.HMCT CET (cetcell.mahacet.org)
Step 2- Click on the ‘Results’ tab.
Step 3 - Students have to enter their login credentials to check the result.
Step 4 - Click on the ‘Login’ button.
Step 5 - The result of MAH HM CET will be displayed on the screen, check the details mentioned on the result
step 6 - Download MAH HM CET result 2023 and take a printout of the same and keep it safely for future reference
Documents Required at Counselling
- Admit Card
- Print out of MAH M.HMCT CET 2023 counselling registration form
- Passing certificate and mark sheet of class 10 & 12
- Result of MAH M.HMCT CET 2023
- Category certificate (if applicable)
- Character certificate
- Migration certificate
- School leaving certificate
- Domicile certificate (if applicable)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:What is the application fee for the form of MAH M.HMCT CET 2023?
The application fee for general candidates from Maharashtra and outside Maharashtra is Rs. 1000 while for candidates belonging to the reserved category and the persons with disability will have to pay Rs. 800. But they must be of Maharashtra State.
Question:Can other state students apply for MAH M.HMCT CET?
Yes, the test is open to all students either from Maharashtra state or from other states other than that. However, candidates have to submit their domicile certificate.
Question:How many questions will be asked in the MAH M.HMCT CET exam? What are the overall marks?
There are a total number of 50 questions asked in the exam. As two marks are awarded per each correct answer you give, the total marks of the paper account to 100.
Question:Is there any negative marking in MAH MHMCT CET entrance exam?
No there is no negative marking for any incorrect answer you mark.
Question:What is the mode in which the MAH MHMCT CET 2023 will be conducted?
The Maharashtra M.HMCT CET 2023 is conducted in an online mode.