If you want to do an MBA in Maharashtra you can either apply for MBA/MMS Program (Masters in Management Studies) Seats or you can apply for the PGDM Program (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) seats of the Institutes. The processes differ in both cases.
MMS or PGDM: One of the questions that most MBA aspirants have is - should we go in for an MBA or PGDM. Mentioned below are the a few important points that you should keep in mind while taking up either of the two. Some institutes like SIMSREE, Welingkar, K J Somaiya etc have both MMS as well as PGDM Programs. The decision can be taken after considering the below mentioned pointers, however the Institute Ranking is what matters irrespective of you considering an MMS or a PGDM.
|1||Only One Application – Common Admission Process||Different Application forms for different Institutes|
|2||Admission Process controlled by Maharshtra DTE||Admission Process controlled by the Institute|
|3||Provides an MMS Degree at the end of the program||Provides a PGDM Certification at the end of the program|
|4||Program under the control of the particular university that the Institute is affiliated to||Program controlled by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education)|
Admission to MBA/MMS Program seats: For admission to the MMS/MMBA Program seats, you will have to take the MBA/MMS MAH-CET which is conducted by DTE (Directorate of Technical Education) & follow the DTE CAP (DTE-Common Admission Process) thereafter. MAH-CET test is conducted in the month of March every year. The test is followed by the CAP Rounds for all Maharashtra State University seats of various colleges.
There are different type of seats reserved and available in the CAP process. A small description is mentioned in the below points (To know more about DTE MAH-CET Admission Process click here )
Ways of securing admission in MMS Program.