Maharashtra Architecture Common Entrance Test
MAH AR CET 2012 - Overview:
Government of Maharashtra conducts a Common Entrance Test for candidates seeking
admission to Architecture to degree courses in Architecture.
The MAH AR CET/ MAH AR CAT would be administered
by the Competent Authority, on its own or in collaboration with or through a professional
agency with proven record of its competence and experience in such process of personnel
selection through competitive examinations.
Courses you can apply for:
- Five year degree course in Architecture(B.Arch.)
Colleges you can apply for:
- Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Council of Architecture,
- Recognized by the Government of Maharashtra
- Affiliated to any one of the
ten Non Agricultural/Non Technological Universities in the State of Maharashtra
Candidate should be an Indian National and should have passed/appeared the HSC (10+2
level) examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary
Education or its equivalent examination with subject Mathematics and secured minimum
50% marks in aggregate (45% marks in aggregate in case of candidates of Backward
class categories belonging to Maharashtra state only).
Candidate should be an Indian National and should have passed/appeared the 10+3
Diploma (any stream) examination recognized by
AICTE /Central/State Government or its
equivalent examination and secured minimum 50% marks in aggregate (45% marks in
aggregate in case of candidates of Backward class categories belonging to Maharashtra
Important Dates 2012:
Sale of Information Brochure along with Application Kit for all candidates at the
24th May, 2012
30th May, 2012
Submission and Confirmation of Online Application Form and receipt of Hall Ticket
for MAH-AR-CAT 2012 through the web site www.dte.org.in/arch2012 for Maharashtra
State/OMS/ J&K Migrants and AIEEE candidates • Maharashtra candidates shall fill
single online application for MAH-AR-CAT 2012 and AIEEE. • OMS candidates aspiring
to claim admission against AIEEE seats shall submit and confirm the online application
Late Submission & Confirmation of application form at “Government Institute of Printing
Technology, J.J. School Of Architecture Compound, Near CST Station, Mumbai , 400001”
by paying Additional Late Fees of
500/- in cash
3rd June, 2012
Date & Timing of MAH-AR-CAT / MAH-AR-CET 2012
10th June, 2012 Sunday, at 3.00 PM
Declaration of Result of MAH-AR-CAT / MAH-AR-CET 2012
25th June, 2012 at 5.00 PM
The MAH ARCH CET 2012 will consist of one common
question paper of maximum 200 marks in the subjects of Aesthetic Sensitivity and
Drawing to test the aptitude of the candidate for architecture degree course with
weightage as follows:
Subjects for MAH-AR-CET
Directorate Of Technical Education Maharashtra State
3, Mahapalika Marg, Opp. Metro Cinema, Dhobi Talao,
Post Box No. 1967, Mumbai - 400001.
Helpline: 022 - 30233444/ 445/ 446.
Tel: 022 - 22641150, 22641151.
Application Receipt Centres (ARC):
Top Examination Centres
Candidates will appear for Maharashtra Architecture CET /
CAT 2012 written examination at the designated venue and time mentioned
in the Hall Ticket. The cities in which MAH AR CET is conducted are designated as
centres. Each centre will have several venues depending upon the number of candidates
due to appear at that centre. A candidate applying for the
Maharashtra Architecture Common Entrance Test 2012 will have the freedom
to choose his/her center but shall not have freedom to choose the venue.
Questions will be based on visualization, imagination & creativity regarding two/three
dimensional objects & its sides, combination & composition of two/three dimensional
elements/ objects, understanding scale & proportions, imaginative comprehension
and expression, Architectural awareness etc.
Aptitude of the candidate shall be judged for quality of sketching, sense of scale
and proportion, observation power regarding proportionate reproduction of given
drawing, colouring, memory drawing, theme sketching, perspective drawing etc.
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