If you are one of the many aspirants who had missed out the centralised admission process conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) in Pune then don't worry. The Association of Management of MBA/MS Institutes (AMMI) has brought another chance for you. AMMI will be conducting a common entrance test — AMMI-MBA/ MMS - CET-2011 for students who are seeking admissions in AICTE and the state government approved management institutes in the state.
Pune has 350-odd MBA institutes of which 230 are association members. As per the executive president, AMMI Eknath Balasaheb Khedkar, this year three CET's will be conducted this year. If any seats are left vacant after the first exam, then two more exams will be conducted. The dates that have been decided for the exam are July 31, August 28 and September 18.
Last year many seats in these MBA institutes were lying vacant. As many as 10, 000 seats were vacant after the exam that was conducted by DTE. According to Mr. Khedkar CET will help students get admitted to these vacant seats. AMMI-MBA/MMS-CET-2011 information booklets and brochures will be distributed from June 15 to July 27. Aspirants can submit their application forms till Juily 28. The group discussion, personal interview and written exam will be conducted on July 31 and results will be declared on August 12. Aspirants can find further information here.