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MAHARASHTRA BED COMMON ENTRANCE TEST
MAH BED CET Exam 2022: Exam Dates,Registration, Eligibility, Preparation, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result and Counselling
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MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application Form is likely to be released by the 4th week of March, 2022. Candidates who are eligible can register for MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application Forms on the official website. Candidates need to have scored a minimum of 45% marks aggregate to be eligible to apply for the exam.

  • Candidates who have successfully applied for MAH BEd CET 2022, will be able to download MAH BEd CET 2022 Admit Card from the official website using their login credentials from the 2nd week of May, 2022.
  • As per application requirements, candidates have to pay INR 800 (for general and other states candidates) or INR 600 (for reserved categories candidates from Maharashtra state) as application fees with MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application Form.

What is MAH B.Ed CET? MAH B.Ed CET Exam is a state-level entrance exam organized by Maharashtra CET Cell to grant admission into B.Ed Courses to govt and private institutes across Maharastra. As per MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Pattern, it will be a one-hour long online test asking 100 MCQs of 1 mark each and the paper will be set in English and Marathi languages. Candidates will be asked questions in three sections, i.e. Mental Ability, Teacher Aptitude, and General Knowledge in MAH BEd CET. Candidates attempting MAH BEd CET ELCT will be asked questions related to the English language.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Dates

Given below are the tentative dates for MAH BEd CET 2022 

Events Tentative Dates
MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application Starts 4th week of March, 2022
Last date to Apply for MAH B.Ed CET 2022

1st week of May, 2022

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Form Correction 1st week of May, 2022
MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card Released 2nd week of May, 2022
MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Dates 1st week of June, 2022
MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results 4th week of June, 2022
MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling Starts 2nd week of July, 2022

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Eligibility

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Eligibility is set by conducting authority, Maharashtra State CET Cell. It is compulsory for all the candidates to meet the eligibility criteria to apply for the exam. If they clear the eligibility criteria, applicants can apply for the application form. Given below is MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Eligibility for candidates of various states.

Maharashtra State Candidates

  • Candidates should be a citizen of India.
  • Candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree and/ or Master’s Degree with subjects Sciences/ Mathematics/ Social Sciences (History/ Geography/ Economics/ Political Sciences/ Psychology/ Philosophy/ Education/ Library Science)/ Humanity Sciences (including all Languages and Literature like – English, Marathi, Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit, Pali-Prakrit, etc. studied as Optional/ Special Subject at Graduation)/ Commerce.
  • Candidates who have passed their Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree in the above subjects with the minimum of 50% marks for Open Category (Minimum 45% marks in case of Backward Class categories from State of Maharashtra belonging to SC, ST, VJ-DT NT-(A), NT1-(B), 5 NT-2-(C), NT-3-(D), OBC, and SBC (44.50% and above to be considered as 45%) are eligible for the exam.

OR

  • Candidates should have Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree with subjects in Engineering or Technology/(Science and Mathematics as a special subject)/Bachelor’s Degree and or Master’s Degree with the subjects Management/Engineering/Computers/Law/Information-Technology/Agriculture/BBI/Medical Sciences/All Social Sciences/Fine Art/Performing Art (Music/Dance / Drama etc.).
  • Candidate must have secured a minimum of 55% marks (54.50% and above to be considered as 55%) either in Bachelor’s Degree and or in the Master’s Degree mentioned above (Minimum 50% marks in case of Backward Class Category candidates belonging to State of Maharashtra belonging to SC, ST, VJ-DT NT-(A), NT1-(B), NT-2-(C), NT-3-(D), OBC, and SBC. (49.50% and above to be considered as 50%). 

OR

  • The candidate should have passed Bachelor’s Degree and/ or Master’s Degree recognized as an equivalent degree by the Government of Maharashtra, in subjects mentioned above.

OR

  • The candidate should have any Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree awarded to him/ her by any Open University incorporated by an act of the Central or State Legislature.

OR

  • The candidate appearing for the Final Year Examination of any Bachelor’s Degree are also eligible.

Other State Candidates

  • The candidate should be an Indian citizen.
  • All the candidates including backward class candidates having Graduate/ Post Graduate Degree from Out of Maharashtra University will be considered as Open Category Candidates.
  • Candidates must have passed in any Bachelor’s Degree and/ or Master’s Degree program with a minimum of 55% of marks for all categories.
  • The candidate appearing for the final year examination of any Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply as well.

Candidates’ Age Limit

There is no upper age limit to applying for MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam. Age is likely to be calculated as of July 1, 2022. 

English Language Content Test

Candidates applying for MAH BEd ELCT CET 2022, are required to specifically select the English medium language criteria in the application form. 

NRI Candidates

Candidates belongings to categories like Non-Resident Indian, Person of Indian Origin, Overseas Citizen of India and Foreign National Students, Children of Indian Workers in the Gulf Countries must have scored a minimum marks aggregate in courses mentioned below:

  • Candidates who have a Bachelor’s Degree and/ or Master’s Degree with subjects Sciences/ Mathematics/ Social Sciences (History/ Geography/ Economics/ Political Sciences/ Psychology/ Philosophy/ Education/ Library Science)/ Humanity Sciences (including all Languages and Literature like – English, Marathi, Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit, Pali-Prakrit, etc. studied as Optional/ Special Subject at Graduation)/ Commerce with 50% minimum marks aggregate
  • Candidates who have Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree with subjects in Engineering or Technology/(Science and Mathematics as a special subject)/Bachelor’s Degree and or Master’s Degree with the subjects Management/Engineering/Computers/Law/Information-Technology/Agriculture/BBI/Medical Sciences/All Social Sciences/Fine Art/Performing Art (Music/Dance / Drama etc.) with 55% minimum marks aggregate

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Document Specifications

Given below are specifications of documents required for uploading during MAH BEd CET 2022 Application Form

Documents Size Dimension Format Details
Photograph 20kb-50kb 200 x 230 pixels JPG/JPEG No dark hats/sunglasses/face coverings allowed
Signature 10kb-20kb 140 x 60 pixels JPG/JPEG Must be on white paper with black ink/ clear

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MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card

Candidates who have successfully completed MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application Form can download their MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card from the official website –  cetcell.mahacet.org

  • The candidates can opt to be informed and receive notifications about the availability of their admit cards via email and SMS at their respective email addresses and mobile number.
  • Candidates have to carry MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Hall Ticket along with an original photo ID proof to the exam center.

MAH B.Ed CET Admit Card: How to Download?

Given below are the step-by-step instructions to download MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card

  • Candidates must visit the official website of Maharashtra State CET Cell – cetcell.mahacet.org
  • Click on the link referred to as MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card (Hall Ticket or Admission Ticket).
  • Candidates must enter their login credentials, i.e. Application Number, and their password.
  • After logging, candidates must then download their MAH BEd CET 2022 Admit Card by clicking on the link given.
  • Candidates must then print the Admit Card on an A4 sheet for future references.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card: Documents Required

Given below are some accepted documents that are required to be carried with MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card for the candidates attempting the exam.

  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Permanent Driving License
  • Voters Card
  • Bank Pass Book with photograph
  • Photo-identity proof issued by the Gazetted officer on official letterhead along with the photograph
  • Photo identity proof issued by the People’s Representative on the official letterhead along with a photograph
  • Valid recent identity card issued by the recognized College/ University
  • Aadhar Card with photograph/ E-Aadhar Card
  • Employee ID
  • Bar Council Identity Card with photograph

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Centers

Given below are some exam venues for MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam. Candidates can choose up to 3 different test centers for MAH B.Ed CET 2022

Ahmednagar Akola
Amravati Aurangabad
Beed Bhandara
Buldhana Chandrapur
Dhule Gadchiroli
Gondia Hingoli
Jalgaon Kolhapur
Kalyan-Dombivali Latur
Mumbai Mumbai Suburban Western
Mumbai Suburban Central Nagpur
Nanded Nandurbar
Nashik New Mumbai
Palghar Parbhani
Pune Ratnagiri
Rasayani Sangli
Satara Shegaon
Sindudurga Solapur
Thane Wardha
Washim Yavatmal
Vasai-Virar  

Note: Candidates who do not carry the required ID proof will not be allowed entry to the exam hall. Candidates must note that a ration card and learner’s driving license is not valid ID proof for the exam and soft copies/colour xerox copies of accepted ID proofs are not allowed.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Pattern

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 is an online examination, that will be conducted as a computer-based test. MAH B.Ed CET 2022 will have three sections which will cover Mental Ability, General Knowledge, and Teacher Aptitude.

In the table below, candidates can find the basic information regarding MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Pattern

Mode Online, Computer-based
Medium English and Marathi
Number of Questions 100
Question-type Multiple-choice Objective-type
Maximum Marks 100
Duration 90 minutes

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Section-wise Distribution

Given below are the section-wise question and mark distribution for MAH B.Ed CET 2022

Section Question Distribution Mark Distribution
Mental Ability 40 40
General Knowledge 30 30
Teacher Aptitude 30 30

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Marking Scheme

Particulars Marks Awarded
Correct Answer 1
Incorrect Answer 0, no negative marks
Unattempted Question 0
Total Marks 100

MAH B.Ed ELCT CET 2022 Exam Pattern

Candidates seeking admissions into English Medium Colleges of Education will have to appear for a separate test along with MAH B.Ed CET, which is the English Language Content Test (ELCT), i.e. MAH B.Ed CET ELCT exam.

Mode of Examination Online, Computer-based
Medium English
Question-type Multiple-choice Objective-type
Number of Questions 50
Maximum Marks 50
Duration 60 minutes

MAH B.Ed ELCT CET 2022 Section-wise Distribution

Sections Question Distribution Mark Distribution
Reading Comprehension 20 20
Vocabulary Focus 05 05
Grammar Focus 08 08
Sentence Formation 07 07
Phonetics 03 03
Verbal Idioms and Proverbs 05 05
Figures of Speech 02 02
Total 50 50

MAH B.Ed ELCT CET 2022 Marking Scheme

Particulars Marks Awarded
Correct Answer 1
Incorrect Answer 0, no negative marks
Unattempted Question 0
Total Marks 50

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Syllabus

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Syllabus is likely to be based on the graduation level prescribed by the board. Given below are the section-wise important topics for MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Syllabus:

Mental Ability Important Topics

Given below are some important topics asked in the Mental Ability section in MAH B.Ed CET 2022

  • Series
  • Syllogism
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Relationship
  • Analogies
  • Classification
  • Problems on Dice, etc

General Knowledge Important Topics

Given below are some important topics asked in the General Knowledge section in MAH B.Ed CET 2022

Local, National, International Level including Past Events, Current Affairs including

  • Science and Technology
  • History
  • Geography
  • Civics
  • Political Science
  • Literature in General.

Teacher Aptitude Important Topics

Given below are some important topics asked in the Teacher Aptitude section in MAH B.Ed CET 2022

  • Knowledge
  • Leadership Qualities
  • Awareness about changes in Education and Society
  • Communication and Professional Commitment etc.

ELCT (English) Important Topics

Given below are some important topics asked in the English section in MAH B.Ed CET ELCT 2022

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Focus
  • Grammar Focus
  • Sentence Formation
  • Phonetics
  • Verbal Idioms and Proverbs
  • Figures of Speech

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Section-wise Contents

Section Weightage Syllabus
Mental Ability 40% The section aims to judge candidates’ reasoning power. It also helps to judge how accurate a candidate can think. 
General Knowledge 30% This section test how well a candidate is acquainted with the happenings in the surroundings at Local, National, International Level
Teacher Aptitude 30% This section aims to know the candidates’ capacity to become a teacher. It will contain questions related to an eagerness to update his/her knowledge on teaching
English - This section tests the candidates’ knowledge of the English language.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Preparation Tips

Given below are some tips to prepare for MAH B.Ed CET 2022:

  • Candidates must reach various newspapers and books to gain knowledge regarding various current events and the latest news around the world. 
  • Candidates must make sure that they provide adequate revision time to all sections and have a fixed timetable to prepare for the exam.
  • Candidates should keep notes about what they find hard, so as to spend extra time revising the area.
  • Candidates should try to find practice papers and solve as many as previous years’ question papers. 
MAH B.Ed CET Prep Books

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Preparation Books

Given below are some recommended books to prepare for MAH B.Ed CET 2022

Books Publisher/Author
Maharashtra B.Ed. (CET & ELCT) Entrance Exam Guide (Popular Master Guide) Ramesh Publishing House
Maharashtra B.Ed Common Entrance Test (CET) Arihant Publications
General Knowledge 2022 Arihant
General Knowledge Manual 2022 Pearson
Teaching Aptitude & Teaching Attitude -
Teaching Aptitude & Attitude Test for Entrance Exams -
A Modern Approach To Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning RS Agarwal
A New Approach To Reasoning B.S Sijwali & S Sijwali Arihant
Objective General English RS Agarwal
Descriptive English SP Bakshi
Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results are likely to be published on the official portal in the 4th week of June, 2022. MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results is initially declared in the form of merit lists, released in pdf format. Candidates can find the merit list on the notifications bar.

  • MAH BEd CET Result is published by the Commissioner for the Entrance Test (CET).
  • Candidates can check MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Scorecard by logging in with their login credentials.
  • Candidates who will qualify for the entrance test will be selected for the next round of admission, i.e. MAH BEd CET Counselling.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results: How to Check?

Given below are the step-by-step instructions to check their MAH BEd CET 2022 Results

  • Candidates must visit the official website of MAH B.Ed CET 2022 – cetcell.mahacet.org
  • Click on “MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results" link
  • Candidates will be redirected to a pdf document, which will have the candidates’ name, roll number, AIR, and their scores..
  • Click on the "Submit" button
  • MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results will be displayed on the new screen 

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Scorecard: How to Download?

Given below are the step-by-step instructions to check their MAH BEd CET 2022 Scorecard

  • Candidates must visit the official website of State CET Cell – cetcell.mahacet.org
  • Candidates must click on “MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Scorecard" link.
  • Candidates must enter their login credentials and submit them.
  • MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Scorecard will be available on the screen and can be downloaded for future references.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Cutoffs

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Cutoff will be published along with MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results. MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Cutoffs is the minimum score required to secure admission in the various colleges offering B.Ed courses in Maharastra.

  • Only those students who will score more than the cutoff marks will be considered qualified for admissions.
  • MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Cutoffs will be released by the official authority of the exam i.e. State CET Cell, Maharastra for the students served as the basic selection criteria for the students.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Cutoffs: Determining Factors

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Cutoffs will depend on a lot of factors such as:

  • The number of applicants,
  • The number of seats available,
  • Previous year cut off marks,
  • The difficulty levels of MAH B.Ed CET 2022

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling will begin by the 4th week of June, 2022. MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Merit List will be prepared by State CET Cell, Maharastra - the conducting body of the entrance examination.

  • MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling is expected to be conducted in three rounds.
  • Through MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling rounds, State CET Cell will allocate seats into colleges to the qualified candidates based on the merit list.
  • Only applicants who have cleared MAH B.Ed CET 2022 will be eligible for the counselling process.
  • Candidates who have qualified for the exam will be required to register for CAP Counselling online at the official website.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 CAP Counselling will be done through a Single Window System (SWS) to allot seats to the qualified candidates into the various colleges under Govt. Control based on the options submitted online by them. The allotments will be strictly based on the candidates’ options, the rank obtained, and the eligible reservations of the candidate.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling: How to Apply?

  • Candidates must first visit MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling BEd CAP official website – bed.hepravesh.in/Public/Home.aspx
  • Candidates must enter their MAH BEd CET 2022 Exam details and validate them.
  • Candidates must then enter the required details and log in to the candidates’ CAP portal.
  • Candidates must then fill in the application form for CAP Counselling and enter their personal and academic details where required.
  • Candidates must make sure that they upload the required documents according to the specifications prescribed.
  • Candidates must then pay the counselling fees online at the payment gateway.
  • After the fee payment, candidates can submit their MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling Application Form.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling: Application Fees

  • Candidates are required to pay MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling fees of INR 200.
  • Candidates can pay the counselling fee online through debit/credit card or net banking.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling: Documents Required

Given below are the documents required for admissions through MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Counselling.

  • MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card
  • Certificate of Class X or any other relevant school records as proof of the date of birth.
  • Degree, Certificates, and Mark list of all parts of the qualifying exams in ORIGINAL.
  • Original Certificates, the copies of which are enclosed with the application form.
  • Transfer certificate and conduct/character certificate from the institution where the candidate studied last.
  • Two passport-size photographs of the candidate.
  • Candidates who passed the qualifying examination from Universities/Boards outside the Maharastra State shall produce an “Eligibility Certificate / Equivalency Certificate” from any of the Universities in Maharastra.
  • The candidate belonging to SC, ST, VJ-DT NT-(A), NT1-(B), NT-2(C), NT-3(D), OBC, and SBC categories should produce a “Caste Certificate” issued by the Competent Authority, as per requirement
  • The candidates belonging to ST Category should submit a “Tribe Validity Certificate” issued by the Scrutiny Committee of the Tribal Development Department.
  • The candidates belonging to VJDT NT(A), NT1(B), NT-2(C), NT-3(D), OBC, and SBC should submit a Valid Non-Creamy Layer Certificate as applicable.

MAH B.Ed CET 2022 FAQs 

Ques. When will MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application form be released?

Ans. MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application Form is likely to be released by the 4th week of March, 2022. Candidates can apply for the exam, online on the official website.  

Ques. What is the application fee for MAH B.Ed CET 2022?

Ans. MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Application fee for General Category candidates and candidates outside Maharashtra is INR 800. Whereas the application fee for reserved category candidates of Maharashtra is INR 600.

Ques. I am in the final year of Bsc(H) Maths. Am I eligible for MAH B.Ed CET 2022?

Ans. Yes, you are eligible. Candidates who are yet in the final year of their qualifying degree can also apply for MAH B.Ed CET 2022.

Ques. What is MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Exam Pattern?

Ans. As per the last few years' scenarios, there are 100 MCQs that are to be attempted in 90 mins duration in MAH B.Ed CET 2022. Whereas there will be 50 MCQs in B.Ed ELCT which are to be attempted in 60 mins. 

Ques. What is the marking scheme in MAH B.Ed CET 2022?

Ans. As per the marking scheme, one mark will be awarded for each correct answer. There is no negative marking for the exam.

Ques. What are the factors on which MAH B.Ed CET 2022 cutoff depends?

Ans. The cutoff depends on factors like: no. of applicants appearing, no. of seats available, last few years cutoff, and also on the difficulty level of the exam. Candidates are selected based on the cutoffs set by the conducting body

Ques. If I have to take admission in English medium colleges, is MAH B.Ed CET 2022 form sufficient for that?

Ans. In case you want to take admission in English medium colleges, you have to appear for B.Ed ELCT along with MAH B.Ed CET 2022. Candidates can choose for the exam while filling in their application form.

Ques. What are the important books to prepare for MAH B.Ed CET 2022?

Ans. Some of the best-suggested books for preparation are Maharashtra B.Ed CET by Arihant and Maharashtra CET B.Ed Exam Paperback by Dr Lal & Jain.

Ques. Will the authorities send MAH B.Ed CET 2022 scorecard through the post?

Ans. No, there is no such facility for providing MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Results through the post. Candidates have to visit the official website, the result will be declared and notified there.

Ques. Can I bring a soft copy of MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card?

Ans. The digital copy of MAH B.Ed CET 2022 Admit Card will not be entertained at the examination hall. The candidates must carry a printout of the admit card, which must be kept safe throughout the admission process.

Ques. The details mentioned in my MAH B.Ed CET 2022 admit card are not correct. How can I get them corrected?

Ans. In case the details mentioned on MAH B.Ed CET 2022 admit card is incorrect, candidates can contact the authorities at helpline no. 022 – 22016153 / 57/ 59

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