State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra State, Mumbai and Admission Regulating Authority of Maharashtra conducts MAH MBA CET entrance exam for admission to two year full time MBA/MMS course. This post provides information about MBA admission process in Maharashtra for academic year 2019-20. You may find detailed information about date of entrance exam, timing, syllabus, CAP round schedule, list of documents required, list of facilitation centers (FC) & admission reporting centers (ARC).

Admission Process Steps

Step Activity Probable Date
1. Appear for MBA Entrance Exam February End-March First week
2. Verify documents at facilitation center May End-June
3. Participate in CAP Rounds (Fill Option Forms online) July Mid-End
4. Confirm admission at ARC & Report to the Institute July End-Aug

Schedule

July 9-12: Pre-CAP

Date Activity Details
Jul 9 Provisional Merit List Display of the provisional merit list for Maharashtra State/All India/J & K Migrant candidates on website.
Jul 10-11 Grievance Submission of grievance, if any, for all type of Candidates at FC [During this period candidate can submit documents ( if any) for verification at FC]
Jul 12 Final Merit List Display of the Final Merit lists of Maharashtra State/All India/ J & K Migrant candidates on website.
Jul 12 Seat Matrix for CAP I Display of Provisional Category wise Seats (Seat Matrix) for CAP Round I

July 13: CAP Round I

July 13-15 Option form:  Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Form of CAP Round-I through candidate’s Login by the Candidate.
July 17:  Allotment:  Display of Provisional Allotment of CAP Round-I
July 18-20:  ARC Reporting: Reporting to the Admission Reporting Centre (ARC) as per Allotment of CAP Round I.
1. Candidates who have been allotted the seats as per there first preference in Round-I (Auto Freezed) must report to ARC. Such candidates shall not be eligible for participation in subsequent rounds.
2. Candidates who have been allotted other than first preference and self freezed there allotment in Round-I through there login must report to ARC. Such candidates shall not be eligible for participation in subsequent rounds. (Candidates must exercise this option carefully)
3. Candidates who have been allotted other than first preference and want betterment in the subsequent rounds must claim the allotted seat by reporting to ARC for betterment.
July 19-21: Reporting to the Institute: Reporting to the Allotted Institute and Confirmation of Admission by submitting required documents and payment of fee after CAP Round I. [ Note: Candidates who have reported to ARC as per 9(i), 9(ii) above must report to allotted Institute for confirmation of admission.]

July 22: CAP Round II

July 22:  Vacant Seats List:  Display of Provisional Vacant Seats for CAP Round-II
July 23-24: Option form for CAP II:  Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Form of CAP Round-II through candidate’s Login by the Candidate.
July 25:  Allotment:  Display of Provisional Allotment of CAP Round-II
July 26-27: 
ARC Reporting* Reporting to the ARC as per Allotment of CAP Round II if seat is allotted for first time in CAP Round II.
July 27-28:  Institute Reporting:  Reporting to the Allotted Institute and Confirmation of Admission by submitting required documents and payment of feeafter CAP Round II.[ Note: Candidates who have reported to ARC as per 14(i), 14(ii) above must report to allotted Institute for confirmation ofadmission.]

*ARC Reporting Rules/Guidelines:

1. Candidates who have been allotted the seats as per there first preference in Round-II (Auto Freezed) must report to ARC. Such candidates shall not be eligible for participation in subsequent rounds.
2. Candidates who have been allotted other than first preference and self freezed there allotment in Round-II through there login must report to ARC. Such candidates shall not be eligible for participation in subsequent rounds. (Candidates must exercise this option carefully).
3. Candidates who have been allotted other than first preference and want betterment in the subsequent rounds must claim the allotted seat by reporting to ARC for betterment.

July 29: Cap Round III

July 29:  Vacant Seats:  Display of Provisional Vacant Seats for CAP Round-III
July 30-31: Option form for CAP III: Online Submission & Confirmation of Option Form of CAP Round-III through candidate’s Login by the Candidate.
Aug 1:  Allotment: Display of provisional Allotment of CAP Round-III
Aug 1:  Academics Commencement of academic activities for All institutes
Aug 2-4:  ARC Reporting: Reporting to the ARC as per Allotment of CAP Round III if seat is allotted for first time in CAP Round III
Aug 3-5:  Institute Reporting:  Reporting to the Allotted Institute and Confirmation of Admission by submitting required documents and payment of feeafter CAP Round III.[Note: Candidates who have been allotted the seat/seatretained/got betterment in Round III and reported to ARC mustreport to allotted Institute for confirmation of admission.]
Aug 14: Cut-off Date Cut-off Date for all type of admissions for the Academic Year 2019-20
Aug 14: For Institutes: Last date of uploading the data (details of admitted candidates)

J&K Migrants

July 29-30: Counselling Round For Jammu & Kashmir Migrant Candidature Candidates: at “Director, Sydenham Institute of Management Studies & Research & Entrepreneurship Education(SIMSREE), B-Road, Churchgate, Mumbai 400020”
Jul 30 – Aug 1: Reporting & Confirmation Reporting to the Allotted Institute and Confirmation of Admission by submitting required documents and fees, as per Final Allotment.

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