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Maharashtra CET HM Colleges

Hotel Management Colleges under Maharashtra State CET (MAH-HM CET)

In Maharashtra State, four-year degree course in Hotel management and catering Technology (HMCT) is offered in

  1. All Government aided Hotel Management and Catering Technology Colleges

  2. All Un-aided hotel management and Catering technology

  • Colleges in the state of Maharashtra which are: Approved by the all India Council for technical Education​

  • (AICTE),New Delhi

  • Recognized by the Government of Maharashtra Affiliated to any one of the nine non-agricultural/non-technological universities in Maharashtra state



The candidate should have appeared/passed the HSC (Std.XII) examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination and secured minimum 45 per cent marks in aggregate(40 per cent marks for backward class category candidates from Maharashtra state).


Candidates who have appeared for the qualifying examination i.e. HSC (Std. XII) or its equivalent examination during the academic year and whose results are not declared are also eligible to appear for MAH-HM-CET.

List of Colleges


The annual fees for the four year course is approximately Rs 1,50,000/-

Allotment of Seats 

The seats in these colleges are allotted through The Centralized Allotment Process, which has the following stages:

Nature of the Written Test

The Government conducts The Maharashtra Hotel Management and Catering Technology Common Entrance Test (MAH-HM-CET) for granting admission to the colleges mentioned above.

The pattern of the MAH-HM-CET is as given below-

The examination consists of one paper of 100 marks and of 90 minutes durations.


The questions are objective with multiple choice answers in the following areas:


English- 40 Questions


Reasoning- 30 Questions

(Verbal and Mathematical)


General Knowledge- 30 Questions

(There is no negative marking)

The questions are based on Verbal Reasoning ,Mathematical Skills, English Language and General knowledge which covers questions on

  • Culture

  • National and international current events

  • Trade and commerce

  • Sports

  • Scientific inventions and discoveries

  • Travel and tourism, etc

Preparation for the MAH-HM-CET written test

The MAH-HM-CET lays great emphasis on checking the student’s aptitude in the areas of GK, Mathematics, English and Abstract Reasoning.


The students are granted admission based on their performance in the Common Entrance Test only and it is absolutely imperative that the student should secure a good score in the Entrance Test. Students should focus on strengthening their basic concepts in the areas of Mathematics, Logical Deduction, English and Current Affairs.


Students should practice appearing for several mock tests and also try solving the previous year’s papers so that they get a good idea of the type of questions and the level of difficulty of the questions in the previous years’ CET.

MCM Hotel Management Entrance Test Training Programs

MCM offers a comprehensive ONLINE Training Program or an


Crash Course immediately

after HSC (12th Std) Exam

2 Year Training Program for FYJC (11th Std) Students

1 Year Training Program for SYJC (12th Std) Students

Correspondence Course 

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