The State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra, conducts B.Ed CET annually. Candidates qualifying for this exam will be eligible to attain admission into various colleges/universities across Maharashtra for this course.
- What is MAH BEd CET?
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Exam Dates
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Eligibility
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Hall Ticket
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Exam Centre
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Exam Pattern
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Syllabus
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Important Books
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Result
- MAH BEd CET 2021 Counselling
What is MAH BEd CET?
MAH BEd CET stands for Maharashtra B.Ed Common Entrance Test. MAH BEd CET is state level entrance conducted by the State Common Entrance Test Cell, Government of Maharashtra. MAH BEd CET is an entrance exam conducted for admission of the candidates in the B.Ed program, being offered by various colleges/universities in Maharashtra.
|Exam Name||MAH BEd CET or Maharashtra Bachelor’s of Education Common Entrance Exam|
|Conducting Body||State Common Entrance Test Cell Government of Maharashtra|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Application||Offline|
MAH BEd CET 2021 Exam Dates
The MAH BEd CET 2021 official examination dates will be announced soon. Also, the MAH BEd CET exam dates mentioned below are tentative.
|Application Form Start Date||Mar 20, 2021|
|Application Form Last Date||Jun 8, 2021|
|Application Form - Reopen||To be announced|
|Admit Card||Oct 16, 2021|
|Exam Dates||Oct 21, 2021|
|Result||Nov 27, 2021|
|Counselling Date||Jan 13, 2021|
MAH BEd CET 2021 Eligibility
MAH BEd CET 2021 has specific eligibility criteria that the candidates need to qualify to apply for this examination. Before filling up the application form, the candidates need to go through the eligibility criteria and then fill the MAH BEd CET application form. Below are the details regarding the eligibility criteria.
Only the citizens of India are eligible to apply for this exam.
The minimum age limit to apply for MAH BEd CET is 17 years of age. The candidate’s age will be calculated as on July 01, 2021.
- The candidate must have a Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree in any relevant discipline like Science and Mathematics/Social Studies/Humanities/Commerce etc.,
- The candidate should have a minimum of 50% marks, and for the reserved categories it is 45% marks (or)
- The candidate should have a Bachelor/Master’s degree in any discipline like Engineering & Technology, Computer Science/Law/Agriculture/Banking & Insurance/Information & Technology/Fine Art/Medical Science/Performing Art.
- The candidate should have a minimum of 55% marks for the open category and 50% marks for the reserved category.
MAH BEd CET 2021 Application Form
The MAH BEd CET 2021 application form will be released by the exam authority tentatively on Mar 20, 2021. It is advised that candidates must fill the form correctly to avoid waiting for the application correction window.
- Candidates have to register with a valid e-mail ID and mobile number before filling up the form.
- Go to the official website of MAH BEd CET.
- Click on the “New Registration” tab and read all the instructions carefully.
- Provide the information asked for, to the best of your knowledge.
- Now, create your password and security question.
- Upload the documents such as scanned passport size photograph & signature.
- Candidates must pick out the exam centre as per their convenience.
- After filling in the necessary details, cross-check the details and then pay the application fee.
- Candidates are advised to take a copy of the application form and fee receipt.
MAH BEd CET Application Fee
The application fee details for MAH BEd CET is given below:
|Candidates from outside Maharashtra, open category candidates from Maharashtra and Migrants from J&K.||INR 800|
|ST, SC, OBC, and SBC||INR 600|
Note: The candidates who are willing to take admission to English medium colleges will have to take ELCT (English Language Content Test). The option for the ELCT will be available on the application form.
MAH BEd CET 2021 Hall Ticket
The candidates who have registered for the exam can download the MAH BEd CET hall ticket from the official website. Candidates will be notified through an e-mail & SMS regarding the availability of the admit card. Below are the steps to download the MAH BEd CET hall ticket.
How to download the MAH BEd CET Hall Ticket?
- Go to the official website.
- Click on the link “MAH B.Ed CET Hall Ticket” tab.
- Enter the Application Number and Password.
- Login to find the hall ticket on the screen.
- Download the hall ticket and take the print out of it, as it has to be carried to the exam centre.
MAH BEd CET 2021 Exam Centre
The MAH BEd CET exam will be conducted in Maharashtra. While filling up the application form, the candidates can select the exam centre according to their convenience. Below are the lists of the exam centre for MAH BEd CET.
|Mumbai||Mumbai Suburban western|
|Mumbai Suburban central||Nagpur|
MAH BEd CET 2021 Exam Pattern
MAH B.Ed CET is an online examination conducted at the state-level. Candidates can refer the below exam pattern while preparing for the MAH BEd CET exam:
MAH B.Ed CET Exam Pattern
|Section Name||Total Questions||Marks||Total Marks|
English Language Content Test (ELC T) Exam Pattern
|Sections||Total Questions||Marks||Total Marks|
|Verbal Idioms & Proverbs||05||01||05|
|Figures of speech||02||01||02|
MAH BEd CET 2021 Syllabus
The conducting authority decides the MAH BEd CET syllabus. The syllabus is based on the graduation level. The curriculum will give the candidates an idea about the questions that may be asked in the exam and will help the candidates prepare well for the MAH BEd CET exam. Below is the detailed syllabus for the MAH B.Ed CET 2021 exam.
1. General Knowledge
- Science & Technology
- Political Science
- Literature in General
2. Mental Ability
- Coding & Decoding
- Problems on Dice
3. Teacher Aptitude
- Leadership qualities
- Awareness about changes in Education & Society
- Communication & Professional commitment
- Vocabulary Focus
- Reading Comprehension
- Figures Speech
- Grammar Focus
- Sentence Formation
- Verbal idioms & proverbs
MAH BEd CET Important Books
As there are many books available in the market, it is essential to choose the right, which can help in the better preparation of the exam. Below are the given lists of books available in the market that candidates can refer to while preparing for the exam.
- MAH BEd CET Common Entrance Test (CET)- Arihant Experts
- Teaching Aptitude & Aptitude Test for Entrance Exams- Abha Malik
- B.Ed Entrance Exam Guide- RPH Editorial Board
MAH BEd CET 2021 Result
The MAH BEd CET result will be released on the official website. The Commissioner for Entrance Test will issue the result. Candidates who have appeared for the exam can view the results by logging in with the application number & password. Below is the given step-by-step guide to check the result.
How to check the MAH BEd CET Result?
- Go to the official website.
- Click on the link “B.Ed CET result 2021” tab.
- Enter the application number & your password, and proceed.
- The result will disappear on the screen.
- We suggest downloading the result and taking some printouts for further reference.
MAH BEd CET 2021 Counselling
The counselling for the MAH BEd CET will begin after the results are announced. The candidates who have qualified the exam will be called for counselling. Interested candidates will have to register themselves on the official website. The candidate’s position on the merit list would decide the seat allotment. The counselling process happens through the Single Window System.
Is it important to carry the soft copy of the admit card to the exam centre, or can I bring the digital copy?
The candidates will not be allowed to appear for the examination without a hard copy of the admit card.
What are the best books to prepare for Maharashtra B.Ed CET?
The best books to prepare for the exam are- Maharashtra B.Ed CET Exam Paperback by Dr Lal & Jain and Maharashtra Common Entrance Test by Arihant Experts
Is the exam pattern for B.Ed and ELCT different?
Yes, the exam pattern for both the papers is different. BEd CET includes 3 sections and ELCT includes 7 sections.
What is the marking scheme for Maharashtra B.Ed CET and ELCT?
One mark is awarded for every correct answer. There is no negative marking in these exams.