NCHMCT JEE (National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology)



Notification | Exam Date | Application Form | Eligibility | Exam Pattern | Syllabus | Admit card | Result | Counselling 

National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT) is an autonomous body under Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The Council centrally run and regulates academics for B.Sc. Hospitality & Hotel Administration and nine other structured courses of study that are imparted at the existing 21 Central Institutes of Hotel Management, 20 State Government Institutes of Hotel Management, 01 Public Sector and 14 Private Institutes of Hotel Management affiliated with NCHMCT. Quality of education and training provided by the Institutes help students to emerge as professionally qualified persons for hospitality and other allied service sectors. The Council has trained more than 80,000 Hospitality Managers, Executives and other operational persons. Its alumni from affiliated Institutes occupy key positions in the hospitality industry as well as in teaching institutions both in India and abroad.

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Exam Date



Issue of NCHMCT JEE 2021 notification

August 21, 2020

Release of NCHMCT JEE application form 2021

First week of January 2021

Last date for submission of the form

Third week of March 2021

Last date for uploading of documents such as scanned picture and signature

Third week of March 2021

Last date for payment of application fees of NCHM JEE 2021 through online mode.

Candidates can pay the fees through e-challan upto bank hours.

Third week of March 2021

Availability of NCHMCT JEE admit card 2021

First week of April 2021


Last week of April 2021

Declaration of NCHMCT JEE Result 2021

Third week of May 2021

NCHMCT JEE Counselling 2021 (Start Date)

Fourth week of July 2021

Beginning of session

Fourth week of August 2021

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Application Form

NCHMCTJEE 2021 application fee for online and offline application mode is different. Candidates will be allowed to make fee payment both through online modes including Credit/ Debit card or net banking as well as through Demand Draft.

Online Process:

  • Click on the official link of NCHMCT application form
  • Register with valid e-mail id and password.
  • Remit the application fee for NCHMCTJEE before proceeding to fill in the application form
  • Fill in the NCHMCTJEE application form including personal details, academic qualification, and other required information
  • Upload scanned copy of photograph and Signature
  • Submit the application form of NCHMCTJEE and get print out for future references

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Application Fee – Online Mode

  • GEN or OBC Category Candidates – Rs. 800/-
  • SC/ST/PD Category Candidates – Rs. 400/-
NCHMCT JEE 2021 Application Process

NCHMCTJEE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must pass 10+2 or equivalent examination with English (core/elective/functional) as one of the subjects from a recognised board.
  • Students appearing for 10+2 can also sit for NCHMCTJEE 2021 on a provisional basis and are required to produce the proofs of having passed the qualifying examination at the time of admission
  • Candidates who want to apply for NCHMCTJEE 2021 exam must have got passing marks in English subject in Class 12
  • Upper age limit is 22 years as on August 1, 2021, for candidates from General and OBC category. There is will relaxation of 3 years for SC/ ST candidates making the upper age limit 25 years for them.
  • Candidates applying for the exam need to submit their physical fitness certificate after getting it approved from a registered medical practitioner in the format given on the official website.


NCHMCT JEE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Exam Pattern


No of  Questions

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude


Reasoning and Logical Deduction


General Knowledge & Current Affairs


English Language


Aptitude for Service Sector



200 Marks

  • The exam will not be organized in pen and paper form and will be conducted online mode only.
  • Question papers will be available in Hindi and English language
  • Every correct answer will have one mark
  • Negative marking of 0.25 marks will be there for each wrong answer.
NCHMCT JEE 2021 Exam Pattern


NCHMCTJEE 2021 Syllabus

Reasoning: Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle, Alphabet Test, Arithmetical, Reasoning, Classification, Clocks & Calendars, Data Sufficiency, Deriving Conclusions from Passages, Direction and distance Sense Test, Inserting the Missing Character, Time sequence test, Analytical reasoning, Cause and effect, Input and output arrangements, Seating arrangements, Coded inequalities, Decision making, Logical Sequence of Words, Logical Venn Diagrams, Puzzle Test, Series Test, Syllogism, Analogies/Decision-making, Coding/Decoding, Assertion and reason Statement and course of action, Non- verbal reasoning will include sense test, odd figures, analogy.

Quantitative: Averages, Boats & Streams, Clocks, Decimal & Fractions, HCF & LCM, Line Graphs, Logarithms, Mensuration, Mixtures & Allegations, Time, Speed and Distance, Profit and Loss, Permutation and Combination, Probability, Data Interpretation and sufficiency (will include Pie charts, Data table, Bar Graphs, Line graphs, Mixed graphs, case study etc.), Unitary Method, Problem based on numbers, Ration and Proportion, Partnership, Simple Interest Compound interest

English: Articles, Cloze Test, Comprehension, Para Jumble, Close test/ passages, Synonyms/Antonyms, Choosing the appropriate word, Spelling check Idioms & Phrases, Re-arrangement of a Sentence

General Knowledge & Current Affairs: Knowledge about current affairs

NCHMCT JEE syllabus 2021


NCHMCT JEE 2021 Admit Card

The NCHMCT2021 admit cards will be available online on the official website. NCHMCTJEE 2021 admit cards will be available from 3rd week of April 2021 to download. NCHMCTAdmit card will not be delivered to the candidate via courier or post services. Candidates will not be allowed to enter the exam hall without admit card.

NCHMCTJEE 2021 Result

The results of NCHMCTJEE 2021 will be announced on May 2021. The results will be uploaded on their official website and can be checked from there. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks secured in NCHMCTJEE written test.

Steps to check Result:

  • Candidate visit the official website
  • Locate the “check Result” tab.
  • Click on the tab
  • Enter application number
  • The result will be displayed

NCHMCTJEE 2021 Counselling

The counselling will be based on merit. There will be three rounds of counselling and the details of which will be available on the official website i.e. in the third week of May 2021.

Activities in Counselling:

  • Checking of eligibility of applicants
  • Verification of documents
  • Deposit of counselling and first-semester fee
  • Opportunity to choose the colleges available at the time of counselling as per the student’s AIR
  • Aspirants can give as many choices of institutes as per their preferences
  • No Group Discussion (GD) or Personal Interview (PI) will be involved in the selection process.


NCHMCT JEE 2021 Counselling Process


NCHMCT JEE Preparation Tips

  • English language has a maximum number of questions so it’s important to study English even if your language skills are good
  • Revise English grammar focusing on Class 10th and Class 12th
  • Increase your vocabulary drastically and pay attention to spellings as questions do come to identify correct/incorrect spellings
  • Other important topics in English include one-word substitutions, finding errors and reading comprehension
  • Use advanced level vocabulary books and basic grammar books
  • For numerical ability and scientific aptitude study basic concepts from NCERT Class 10 books
  • Select reference books/ question books carefully so you do not end up studying more than required
  • Practice puzzles for reasoning and logical deduction section
  • Read current affairs regularly to prepare for General knowledge section and to improve vocabulary
  • Aptitude for Service sector requires no real preparation, on the spot logical thinking will help you clear the section
  • Attempt ALL questions in 'aptitude' for service sector as even the wrong answer will score you +0.25 marks
  • Increase your vocabulary and think logically and you will sail through the examination.

List of Top Hotel Management Colleges

  • Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Silvassa
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition- Himachal Pradesh
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Gangtok
  • Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Kurukshetra
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering And Nutrition, Panipat
  • Pondicherry Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology
  • Institute Of Hotel Management, Hajipur
  • State Institute of Hotel Management, Jodhpur
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Srinagar
  • Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Shillong
  • State Institute of Hotel Management, Indore
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Guwahati
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Gurdaspur
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Faridabad
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Gwalior
  • Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Kovalam
  • Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Dehradun
  • Institute Of Hotel Management, Shimla
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Bhopal
  • Institute of Hotel Management Bhubaneswar, Odisha
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Lucknow
  • Chandigarh Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology
  • Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Jaipur
  • Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Hyderabad
  • Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Chennai