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MAH MCA CET 2021 Syllabus

MAH MCA CET 2021 Syllabus – The Maharashtra State CET Cell has released the syllabus for MAH MCA CET 2021 exam. Candidates who are participating in the upcoming Maharashtra MCA CET exam can check the topics from which the questions will be asked here. Also, one can download the syllabus PDF file directly from here. In addition, go through the MCA CET exam pattern and some important preparation book below. Get complete MAH MCA CET syllabus 2021 here.

MAH MCA CET 2021 Syllabus

MAH MCA CET 2021 is an entrance exam that is conducted by State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra for admission to Master of Computer Applications program. Candidates can download the PDF and take note of syllabus, exam pattern and other resources of MAH MCA CET here.

Download MAH MCA CET 2021 Syllabus PDF

The MCA CET 2021 syllabus was published recently in PDF format. So, applicants who are appearing for the entrance exam this year can click on the link below before starting the MCA CET 2021 preparations.

MAH MCA CET Syllabus 2021 Topic Wise

Now, note down the complete MCA CET subject-wise syllabus below.

Syllabus for Logical Reasoning and Abstract Reasoning

This is the second topics from which a few of the important and scoring questions are asked. It carries questions related to logical situations, questions based on the facts given in the passage. Also, the questions paper of Logical Reasoning and Abstract reasoning are designed to assess problem solving capability of the aspirants.

Syllabus for English Comprehension and Verbal Ability

Questions from this section are designed to test the candidate’s understanding of the English language. Topics cover Basic English Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Correction, Jumbled Paragraphs and Word & Phrase.

Syllabus for Mathematics and Statistics

The first section of the entrance exam covers Mathematics and Statistics topics. It will consist of questions related to Algebra, Co-ordinate Geometry, Differential Equations, Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics, Arithmetic, Basic Set Theory and functions and Mensuration. These topics comprise of sub topics that aspirants can check in details by downloading the MAH MCA CET 2021. Moreover, questions from the Mathematics and Statistics section are of 12th standard.

AlgebraFundamental operations in Algebra, Expansion, Quadratic Equations,
Factorization,  Indices, Arithmetic,  Logarithms, Geometric and
Harmonic progressions, Binomial Theorem, Permutations and Combinations.
Coordinate GeometryRectangular cartesian coordinates, Equations of a line, intersections, 
mid-point,  etc., equations of a circle, pair of straight lines,  distance formulae,
parabola, ellipse and hyperbola, simple geometric transformations such as translation, rotation, scaling.
Differential EquationsDifferential equations of the first order and their solutions, homogeneous linear
differential equations, linear differential equations with constant coefficients. 
TrigonometrySimple identities, trigonometric equations, solution of triangles, properties of
triangles,  height and distance, inverse function.
Probability and StatisticsBasic concepts of probability theory, Dependent and independent events, Averages,  frequency distributions, and measures of dispersions, random variable and distribution functions, skewness and kurtosis, mathematical expectations, Poisson,  Binomial, normal distributions, curve fitting, and the principle of least squares, correlation, and regression.
ArithmeticRatios and proportions, distance-speed, problems on time-work, percentage, etc.
Basic Set Theory and functions Set, relations and mappings
MensurationArea and circumference of circles, triangles and quadrilaterals, volumes and surface areas of simple solids such as cubes, spheres, cylinders, and cones.

Syllabus for Computer Concepts

Computer Section is another section where candidates can score well in this examination. Here, questions are asked related to topics such as Computer basics, Data Representation Computer Architecture, Computer language and Operating System basis.

Computer BasicsOrganization of a computer, Structure of instructions in CPU, Central Processing Unit (CPU), input/output devices, computer memory, back-up devices memory organization.
Data RepresentationRepresentation of characters, integers, and fractions, Binary Arithmetic: Addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, signed arithmetic and two’s complement arithmetic, binary and hexadecimal representations, floating-point representation of numbers, normalized floating-point representation, Venn diagrams, Boolean algebra, truth tables.
Computer ArchitectureBasic of digital logics, Block structure of computers, communication between the processor and I / O devices, interrupts.
Computer LanguageFundamentals of Data and File Strictures and high-level language Computer Programming in C, advanced concepts in programing and Operating System basics.

MAH MCA CET 2021 Exam Pattern

Other than the entrance exam syllabus aspirants should also acquaint themselves with the examination pattern. This allows them to understand the basics on which the questions and asked. Also, help them to know the marking scheme, distribution of questions and much more. So, check the MAH MCA CET 2021 Exam Pattern below.

Exam Pattern

  • Mode of Exam: Online Exam
  • Duration of exam: 90 minutes
  • Language of exam: English
  • Type of questions: Multiple Choice Questions
  • Marks per questions: +2 marks
  • Negative Marking: -0.5 marks
  • Total Questions: 100 questions
  • Maximum Marks: 200 marks

Distribution of Questions

SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Mathematics and Statistics3060
Logical/Abstract reasoning3060
English Comprehension and Verbal Ability2040
Computer Concepts2040

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MCA ENTRANCES: Useful for NIMCET, BHU, JNU, PUNE and
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What has changed in the MAH MCA CET Syllabus?

Other MAH exam such as MBA CET, MHT CET has seen some major changes in the syllabus and the pattern of the exam. Unlike other MAH entrance examinations, there are no changes in the MCA CET 2021 syllabus. Everything starting from the topics to the scheme of exam remain the same. Also, the State Common Entrance Test Cell of Maharashtra has kept the pattern of the examination same. So, candidates need not worry about the changes in the MAH MCA CET 2021 Exam.

FAQs on MAH MCA CET 2021 Syllabus

Q1. What all subjects are included in MAH MCA CET 2021?

Ans 1. The questions are asked from 04 topics – Mathematics and Statistics, English Comprehension, Computer and Reasoning.

Q2. Is there negative marking in MAH MCA CET 2021?

Ans 2. Yes. 0.5 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer in MCA CET exam.

Q3. What is the level of questions asked in MAH MCA CET exam 2021?

Ans 3. Questions in the MAH MCA CET 2021 exam are asked only from the 12th level standard.

Q4. What is the best book for preparation of MAH MCA CET 2021?

Ans 4. It depends on the candidate to candidate what book will help them to clear the exam. So aspirants are suggested to search the for the suitable book online. Also, links to some books are available above.