NCHMCT JEE 2022: Application Form (Available), Exam on 28 May, Syllabus, Pattern, Books, Cutoff, Participating IHMs

National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Joint Entrance Examination 2022 ( NCHMCT JEE )

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NCHMCT JEE 2022: The application form to apply for NCHMCT JEE 2022 is available online till May 3, 2022. National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination (NCHMCT JEE) will be held on May 28, 2022, in computer-based test mode. The exam will be held across 78 cities from 10 am to 1 pm. The minimum eligibility to apply for the exam is 10+2 passed / appearing. To know all about NCHMCT JEE 2022 like eligibility, preparation tips, eligibility, the application process, participating colleges, etc, read below.

What is NCHMCT JEE 2022?

 National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology Joint Entrance Exam (NCHMCT JEE) is a national level hospitality entrance exam for admission in BSc (Hospitality & Hotel Administration). The exam is held annually and is conducted by NTA on behalf of the National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT). The 3 years BSc (HHA) course is offered by NCHMCT jointly with the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). The NCHM JEE score is accepted by all the participating Institutes for admission to the BSc (HHA) courses offered by their respective institutions.

NCHMCT JEE scores are utilized by the Institute of Hotel Management (IHM) for admission. There are about 21 central IHMs, 25 state IHMs,1 PSU IHM, and 27 Private IHMs that are affiliated to NCHMCT and offer BSc (HHA) courses and the admission is based on NCHMCT JEE 2022.

 NCHMCT JEE is held in CBT mode. The exam has questions in English and Hindi language. The total duration of the exam is 180 minutes and all questions are of Multiple Choice Type. 200 questions are framed from Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, English Language, and Aptitude for Service Sector.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Exam Highlights

Here are some important details that every candidate aspiring to appear in NCHMCT JEE 2022 must know.

Exam Particulars

Exam Details

Exam Name

National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology Joint Entrance Exam (NCHMCT JEE)

Conducting Body

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Exam Level

Undergraduate Exam at National level

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Mode of Exam

Computer Based Test

Total Registrations

32,603 (in 2021)

Courses offered through Entrance Exam

BSc (HHA)

Exam Fees

INR 1000 (General (UR ) / OBC-(NCL))

INR 750 (Gen-EWS)

INR 450 (SC / ST / PWD / Transgenders)

Exam Duration

3 hours

No. of Papers and Total Marks

1 paper of 800 marks

Total Questions

200

Marking Scheme

  • 4 for each correct response
  • -1 for each incorrect response
  • No marks for unattempted questions
  • No negative marking for Non-MCQ questions

Language/Medium of Exam

English

Colleges Accepting Exam Score

21 central IHMs, 25 state IHMs,1 PSU IHM, and 27 Private IHMs that are affiliated to NCHMCT

No. of Test Cities

78

Official Website

nchmjee.nta.nic.in

Contact Details

nchm@nta.ac.in

0120-6895200

011-40759000

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Application Form

Candidates can apply for NCHMCT JEE 2022 in the online mode only. The candidates have to check their eligibility and fill out the form in online mode only. The application form filling process includes the below-given steps:

  1. Registration
  2. Filling the form
  3. Uploading scanned images
  4. Payment of the application fee

Application fee: The fee can be paid online using Credit Card / Debit Card / Net-Banking / UPI / Wallet. The application fee for NCHMCT JEE 2022 is as follows:

Category 

Fee

General (UR ) / OBC-(NCL)

INR 1000

Gen-EWS

INR 750

SC / ST / PWD / Transgenders

INR 450

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NCHMCT JEE 2022 Dates

The National Testing Agency scheduled the NCHMCT JEE 2022 exam date and the dates of other important events related to it. From the table below candidates can keep track of the important NCHM JEE 2022 dates.

NCHMCT JEE Events

NCHMCT JEE Dates

Salient Features

Application form released on

4 Feb 2022

NTA release application form online at nchmjee.nta.nic.in.

Last date to apply

3 May 2022

The candidates who register before the deadline are allowed to appear in the exam. They are issued the admit card.

Form correction

4 - 6 May 2022

The registered candidates are given one time opportunity to make corrections in the application form, if any.

Admit card releases on

May 2022

The admit card has the exam day instructions. Candidates need to carry the printed copy of the admit card to the exam centre. The exam centre is allotted via the admit card itself.

NCHMCT JEE exam 2022

28 May 2022

Candidates have to attempt NCHMCT JEE 2022 in online mode. The exam

Release of answer keys

May 2022

Answers keys are released by NTA under the respective logins of the candidates. Official keys are also open for challenge.

Last date to challenge answer key

May 2022

All challenges have to be sent by this date. Per challenge, the fee is Rs 1000.

Declaration of NCHMCT JEE result

June 2022

Result can be checked on the official website by filling in details like application number, roll number, date of birth, and security pin.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 counselling

June 2022

The counselling is completely online. The allotment of the BSc HHA seats across all the NCHM JEE 2022 counselling participating institutes is based on NCHM JEE 2022 AIR.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE 2022 is 10+2 with English as a compulsory subject. Read detailed criteria of the exam below:

Age limit: There is an upper age limit for the candidates. The age limit is a defined category wise, check below:

  • Upper age limit for General, General (EWS) and OBC categories - 25 years as of July 01, 2022, ie, candidates born on or after July 01, 1996, are eligible
  • SC, ST candidates and Physically challenged candidates - 25 years as of July 01, 2022, ie, candidates born on or after July 01, 1994, are eligible

Qualification: There are no minimum marks that candidates need in their qualifying exam. However, they need to fulfil the following conditions:

  • Must have passed or must be appearing in 10+2.
  • English must be a compulsory subject.

List of qualifying exams: The list of qualifying exams are as follows:

  • Central/State Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education and Council for Indian School Certificate Examination or State Boards of Secondary Education.
  • Intermediate or two-year Pre-University Examination conducted by a recognised university.
  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London / Cambridge / Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
  • High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University
  • Any Public School / Board / University Examination in India or in a foreign country that should be recognized by the Council of Boards of School Education (COBSE) / Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

Also Read: NCHMCT JEE Eligibility Criteria 2022 for Hospitality Course Admissions

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Admission Process

The admission process of NCHM JEE 2022 is as follows:

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Admission Process

Step 1: Fill the application form for NCHMCT JEE 2022

NTA opens the application form filling process of NCHMCT JEE 2022 in the online mode only. The candidates have to check their eligibility and fill the form in online mode only. The application form filling process includes the below-given steps:

  • Registration
  • Filling the form
  • Uploading scanned images
  • Payment of the application fee

Step 2: Download the admit card

Candidates have to download the admit card. Only the registered candidates are issued the admit card for NCHMCT JEE 2022.

Step 3: Appear for the exam

Next, candidates need to attend the CBT of NCHMCT JEE 2022 as per the date and time given on the admit card.

Step 4: NCHMCT JEE 2022 Answer Key, Question Papers, Response Sheet

NTA releases the answer keys of NCHMCT JEE 2022. The answer key has the correct answers to all the questions that are asked in the test. Using the marking scheme of the test, they can thus calculate the probable score they are getting before the results are out. However, this must not be treated as a final score.

With the answer key, NCHMCT JEE 2022 question papers are also available. The question papers have all the questions that were asked on the exam day.

Step 5: Check result

Once the exam is over, NTA announces the result of NCHMCT JEE 2022. However, before that answer key, response sheet and question papers are also uploaded on the official website. The result will be available in the form of a scorecard.

Step 6: Counselling

NCHMCT conducts counselling for admission to NCHM JEE 2022 participating colleges. After the declaration of the Result, the NCHM JEE Score 2022 is provided by NTA to NCHMCT to conduct the counselling for admission to the BSc (HHA) courses.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Syllabus

There is no specific syllabus of NCHM JEE 2022 shared by NTA or the National Council for Hotel Management (NCHM). However, based on the key indicative topics that are mentioned in the brochure of the exam and also as per the previous year question paper analysis, a list of topics from where the questions come majorly can be drawn. Check below:

  • Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude: Compound Interest. Profit & Loss, Time & Distance, Ratio & Proportion, Fractions & Decimals, Square Root, Simplification, Logarithm, Unitary Method, HCF & LCM etc.
  • Reasoning & Logical Deductions: Statement Conclusion, Symmetry, Coding & Decoding, Series, Syllogism, Blood Relation, DI, Analytical reasoning, Linear & Complex arrangement, symbols & notations, statement assumptions etc.
  • General Knowledge & Current Affairs: Prizes & Awards, World Statistics, Inventions & Discoveries, International Organisations, Sports, Disasters, Currencies, Books etc.
  • English Language: Fill in the blanks, Paragraph/Sentence completion, Idioms & Phrases, Synonyms, Antonyms, Analogies, Vocabulary, Spelling Error, One Word Substitution etc.
  • Aptitude for Service Sector: Service Sector related aptitude questions

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NCHMCT JEE 2022 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of NCHMCT JEE 2022 can be checked below. The exam is held in online mode. Here are the important details about the exam pattern:

  • Mode of the exam: CBT Online
  • Total number of questions: 200
  • Duration of the exam: 3 hours
  • Marking scheme: Each question carries 4 marks, 1 mark will be deducted for wrong attempts

Check the distribution of the questions below:

Section

No. of Qs

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude

30

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

30

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

30

English Language

60

Aptitude for Service Sector

50

Total

200

Also Read: Sample papers for NCHMCT JEE 2022

NCHM JEE 2022 Books

Some important books to refer for NHMCT JEE are as follows:

Books

Author / Publisher

NCHMCT JEE Hotel Management Entrance Solved Papers (Year-wise) with 3 Online Practice Tests

LearnX

Guide for Hotel Management 2022

Arihant Experts

NCHMCT-JEE (National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology) Joint Entrance Exam (Previous Years Papers - Solved)

RPH Editorial Board

NCHMCT JEE Latest Entrance Exam Book

Edugorilla Prep Experts and EduGorilla Community Pvt Ltd

Also Read: Detailed analysis of NCHMCT JEE 2021

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Admit Card

The National Testing Agency releases the NCHMCT JEE 2022 admit card online at nchmjee.nta.nic.in. The admit card can be only downloaded online and it will not be sent via any other modes.

Via the admit card candidates are informed about - exam centres, exam date, exam time, reporting time, important exam day guidelines and all other related details. On the day of exam, candidates have to carry the printed copy of the NCHM JEE 2022 admit card. With the admit card candidates should also take with them:

  1. A simple transparent Ballpoint Pen 
  2. Additional photograph, to be pasted on Attendance Sheet 
  3. ID Proof - Aadhaar card / voter’s ID card / PAN card / Other valid Govt IDs 

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NCHMCT JEE 2022 Answer Key

NTA releases the answer key for NCHMCT JEE 2022. The answer key is released under the respective logins of the candidates. To check the NCHM JEE answer key, candidates have to login with their application number and date of birth / password. Using the answer key candidates can check the correct answer to all the questions asked in the exam. They can also get an idea of their score in the exam. With the answer key, NTA shall also release the question papers.

NTA also allows the candidates to file objections against the NCHMCT JEE 2022 answer key. The challenges are accepted and if any changes are required in the answer key, the responsible authorities take care of it. If there are changes, a new and final answer key is issued. Based on the answers in the NCHMCT JEE 2022 final answer key, NTA calculates the result.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Result

NTA releases NCHMCT JEE 2022 result in the form of a scorecard. The scorecard is available for download under the respective logins of the candidates. To check the NCHM JEE answer key, candidates have to login with their application number and date of birth / password.

The result contains the All India Rank of the candidates, The total marks in the exam and the NTA (percentile) score. After the declaration of the Result, the NCHM JEE Score 2022 is provided by NTA to NCHMCT to conduct the Counselling for admission to the BSc (HHA) courses. NCHMCT JEE 2022 is valid for one year only.

Also Read: Colleges accepting NCHMCT JEE 2022 scores

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Merit List

The merit list is not displayed separately, rather the rank is shown to the candidates via the scorecard of NCHM JEE 2022. However, the ranking / merit of the candidates is decided based on the NTA score. In case, 2 or more candidates get the same score then, tie-breaking criteria is applied that is given below:

  1. Candidates securing higher marks in the English component of NCHM JEE shall rank higher.
  2. In case of candidates securing equal marks in NCHM-JEE, as well as in the English component of NCHM-JEE, then the candidate securing higher marks in the Service Aptitude Component of NCHM-JEE shall rank higher.
  3. If the tie is still there, then the candidate older in age shall rank higher.

Also Read: Colleges accepting NCHMCT JEE 2022 scores/ ranks for admission & seats available

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Counselling

The counselling process is totally online and is available at nchmcounselling.nic.in. The counselling process includes registration, choice filling, choice locking, seat allotment, payment and uploading of documents to confirm the seat. To take admission in any of the following institutes given below, candidates have to register for NCHM JEE 2022 counselling.

  1. 21 Central Institutes of Hotel Management
  2. 27 State Government Institutes of Hotel Management
  3. 01 Public Sector Undertaking
  4. 29 Private Institutes of Hotel Management

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Cutoff (Opening and Closing Ranks)

The cutoff of NCHMCT JEE 2022 indicates the last rank at which admission was closed in any participating institute of NCHM JEE 2022. This is revealed at the time of counselling. For reference candidates can check the previous year NCHMCT JEE Cutoff (Opening and Closing ranks):

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Counselling Round

Download Link

Round 1

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Cutoff Round 1

Round 2

NCHMCT JEE 2021 cutoff Round 2

Round 3

NCHMCT JEE 2021 cutoff Round 3

Institutes Accepting NCHM JEE 2022 Scores and Seats Offered

The following institutes will accept NCHMCT JEE 2022 scores.

NCHMCT JEE participating institutes

The number of seats available in each institute is also given in the table:

IHMs under Central Government

Institute

TotalSeats

AIHM Chandigarh (Central Government IHM)

303

IHM Bengaluru (Central Government IHM)

300

IHM Bhopal (Central Government IHM)

360

IHM Bhubaneswar (Central Government IHM)

303

IHM Chennai (Central Government IHM)

365

IHM Delhi, Pusa (Central Government IHM)

321

IHM Gandhi Nagar (Central Government IHM)

353

IHM Goa (Central Government IHM)

444

IHM Gurdaspur (Central Government IHM)

247

IHM Guwahati (Central Government IHM)

243

IHM Gwalior (Central Government IHM)

316

IHM Hajipur (Central Government IHM)

300

IHM Hyderabad (Central Government IHM)

300

IHM Jaipur (Central Government IHM)

243

IHM Kolkata (Central Government IHM)

400

IHM Lucknow (Central Government IHM)

360

IHM Mumbai (Central Government IHM)

480

IHM Shillong (Central Government IHM)

169

IHM Shimla (Central Government IHM)

400

IHM Srinagar (Central Government IHM)

213

IHM Thiruvananthapuram (Central Government IHM)

314

Total

6734

Also Read: NCHMCT JEE 2022 fee structure for government-sponsored colleges

IHMs under State Government

Institute

TotalSeats

CIHM-Chandigarh (State Government IHM)

127

DIHM-Lajpat Nagar (State Government IHM)

127

Dr YSR National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management (State Government IHM) -Hyderabad

127

SIHM PONDICHERRY (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM Raipur

64

SIHM- Balangir (State Government IHM)

64

SIHM- Bathinda (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM- Durgapur (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM- Faridabad (State Government IHM)

148

SIHM- Gaya- Bihar (State Government IHM)

64

SIHM- Hamirpur (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM- Medak-Telangana (State Government IHM)

64

SIHM- Ranchi (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM- Udaipur (State Government IHM)

64

SIHM- Yamunanagar -Haryana (State Government IHM)

106

SIHM-Dehradun (State Government IHM)

148

SIHM-Gangtok (State Government IHM)

85

SIHM-Indore (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM-Jabalpur (State Government IHM)

64

SIHM-Jodhpur (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM-Kozhikode (State Government IHM)

96

SIHM-Kurukshetra (State Government IHM)

138

SIHM-Panipat (State Government IHM)

127

SIHM-Rohtak (State Government IHM)

169

SIHM-Silvassa (State Government IHM)

106

SIHM-Tiruchirapalli (State Government IHM)

96

SIHM-Tirupati (State Government IHM)

64

Total

2937

Private IHMs

Institute

TotalSeats

Ambala Institute of Hotel Management

126

C T Institute of Hotel Management (Private IHM) - Jalandhar (Punjab)

63

CCHM -Landran,Mohali (Private IHM)

126

Chitkara School of Hospitality (Private IHM)- Rajura (Punjab)

158

Dev Bhoomi IHM Dehradun

126

Dewan VS IHM (MEERUT)

63

FHRAI-Greater Noida (Private IHM)

105

Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management - Kolkata

95

Heritage Institute of Hotel and Tourism -Agra

189

IHM Hisar OSGU (Private IHM)

63

IHM-Meerut (Private IHM)

189

Institute of Hotel Management Chandigarh University - Chandigarh

126

Institute of Hotel Management Shrishakti (Private IHM) - Hyderabad

126

Jodhpur Institute of Hotel Management JIET Universe - Jodhpur

126

Kukreja Institute of Hotel Management, Dehradun

126

Leo Academy of Hosp. Trsm and Management, Hyderabad

105

Munnar Catering College (Private IHM) - Kerala

126

Oriental School of Hotel Management (Private IHM) - Wayanad

126

Peoples IHM Bhopal

105

Poornima Institute of Hotel Mngt, Poornima University, Jaipur

84

Preston IHM Gwalior (Private IHM)

63

Ranjita Institute of Hotel Management & Catering (Private IHM)- Bhubneswar

126

RIG Institute of Hospitality and Mngt - Greater Noida

126

SRM Institute of Catering Technology and Hotel Mngt - Modinagar, Ghaziabad

63

SRM Institute of Hotel Management (Private IHM) - Kancheepuram

126

SRM Institute of Hotel Mngt- Sonepat (Haryana)

63

St. Soldier Institute of Hotel Management (Private IHM) - Jalandhar

53

Sunder Deep College of Hotel Management - Dasna, Ghaziabad

126

The Lalit Suri Hosp. School (Private IHM) - Faridabad

252

Total

3351

PSU IHM

Institute

Total Seats

Ashok Institute of Hospitality & Tourism Management (PSU IHM) Delhi

96

Total

96

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NCHMCT JEE 2022 FAQs

Q: What is NCHMCT JEE 2022 exam date?

A: The NCHMCT JEE 2022 exam date is May 28.

Q: When will NTA release the NCHMCT JEE 2022 application form?

A: The NCHMCT JEE 2022 application form has been released on February 4.

Q: NCHMCT JEE 2022 will be an online exam or an offline exam?

A: NCHM JEE 2022 will be held in CBT mode.

Q: What is a good score in NCHMCT JEE 2022?

A: To get admission to top IHMs, candidates need at least 180 marks out of 200.

Q: Is there any age limit criteria while appearing for NCHM JEE 2022?

A: Yes there is:
  • Upper age limit for General, General (EWS) and OBC categories - 25 years as of July 01, 2022, ie, candidates born on or after July 01, 1997, are eligible
  • SC, ST candidates and Physically challenged candidates - 25 years as of July 01, 2022, ie, candidates born on or after July 01, 1994, are eligible

Q: Is Hotel Management a good career option?

A: Hotel management courses offer excellent job opportunities in different industries. A hotel management graduate not just earns handsome salaries but also gets excellent growth opportunities both in India and abroad.

Q: Is English necessary to appear in NCHMCT JEE 2022?

A: Yes, to be able to apply for NCHMCT JEE 2022, candidates need English as a compulsory subject in 10+2.

Q: Is a caste certificate required to apply for NCHMCT JEE?

A: At the time of applying for the exam the certificate is not needed. But it will be needed at the time of counselling.

Q: Who will conduct the counselling of NCHMCT JEE 2022?

A: NCHMCT will conduct the counselling for admission based on NCHMCT JEE 2022 scores.

Q: NCHMCT JEE 2022is easy or hard?

A: As per the analysis from last year, NCHM JEE has been rated as an easy to moderate exam.

Q: Can I get direct admission to IHM?

A: No candidates will have to appear in NCHMCT JEE 2022 to be able to take admission in the IHMs.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Contact Information

Address for Correspondence:
Block C-20/1A/8, Sector 62,
Gautam Buddha Nagar, Noida -201309 (UP)

Website: www.ntanchm.nic.in
Email: nchm-nta@nic.in
Contact No.: 7042399525/7042399526

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raj fukela

2021-12-23 08:25:06

Would there be a different type of JEE exam for iist? Would there be any difference between IIT JEE exam and iist JEE exam?

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Palak Chouhan

Beginner-Level 1

2 months ago

No In IIST there is no seperate JEE exam. For admission IIT JEE entrance examination marks would be considered.

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