NCHMCT (National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology) annually conducts the Joint Entrance examination for Hotel management admissions at UG level. This national level exam is a gateway for aspirants seeking admission into UG courses for Hospitality and Hotel Administration. A candidate will become eligible for the 21 Central Institutes of Hotel Management (including IHM New Delhi), one Public Sector Undertaking, 22 State Government Institutes of Hotel Management, 12 Food Craft Institutes, 14 Private Institutes of Hotel Management, and 2 SIHMs affiliated to NCHMCT after qualifying NCHMCT JEE 2019. The official notification for NCHMCT JEE 2019 is expected to be released in the 4th week of December 2018.
List of Contents
- Important Dates.
- Date of Examination.
- Mode of Answering.
- Medium of Examination.
- Eligibility Criteria.
- How to Apply?
- Admit Card.
- Examination Pattern.
- Important Links.
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Dates (Tentative)
The schedule for NCHMCT JEE 2019 are as below:
|Release of official notification||4th week of December 2018|
|Availability of NCHMCT JEE 2019 Application Form||4th week of December 2018|
|Deadline to submit Online Application Form||2nd week of April 2019|
|Release of online Admit Card||3rd week of April 2019|
|NCHMCT JEE 2019 Exam date||4th week of April 2019|
|Announcement of Result||3rd week of May 2019|
|Counselling Process||4th week of May 2019|
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Exam Date
NCHMCT JEE 2019 is expected to be conducted in the 4th week of April 2019.
Mode of Answering
NCHMCT 2019 is a pen/paper mode examination.
Medium of Examination
NCHMCT JEE Entrance exam 2019 is a bilingual test with questions available in both English and Hindi language, except for the section that tests the English Language skills of the candidate which will be asked only in English.
The eligibility criteria for NCHMCT JEE exam involves following clauses:
The upper age limit is 22 years as on 1st July 2019. There is an age relaxation of 3 years in the upper limit for SC/ST candidates (i.e., 25 years as on 1st July 2019).
Indian nationals, and non-Indian nationals, both can apply for NCHMCT JEE 2019.
Candidates must have cleared either of the qualifying examinations listed below with English as one of subjects:
10 + 2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of Senior Secondary education of any recognized Central/State Board.
Two-year Pre-University or Intermediate Examination conducted by a recognized institution.
General Certificate Education Examination [Advanced (A) level] from Sri Lanka/London/Cambridge.
The Examination for High School Certificate by the Cambridge University.
Any Indian or foreign country’s Public School/ University/Board Examination recognized as equivalent to 10+2 pattern of Senior Secondary education by the Association of Indian Universities.
NCVT and SCVT (of respective state) approved H.S.C. Vocational Examination.
Senior Secondary School Examination (with a minimum of five subjects, including English) conducted by the National Open School.
Candidates appearing in the above examinations may also apply. Such candidates are required to submit the proof of having passed the qualifying examination at the time of counselling or at the time of admission or latest by 30th August 2019.
All qualified candidates will have to submit a physical fitness certificate from a Registered Medical Practitioner in the prescribed format at the time of admission.
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Application Form
Candidates can apply only through online application process. The application portal is currently closed.
NCHMCT JEE 2019 application forms are expected to be released by the 4th week of December 2018.
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Exam fee
The exam fee for NCHMCT JEE 2019 registrations for various categories is tabulated below:
The exam fee can be paid by any digital methods of payments.
Documents to be uploaded
The candidate must keep the following documents at hand while proceeding with the form:
- Scanned photograph (coloured) of the candidate – 50kb – JPG/JPEG Format.
- Scanned signature of the candidate– 50kb – JPG/JPEG Format
Candidates can apply online for NCHMCT JEE 2019 by following the given steps:
The first step in submission of the NCHMCT JEE 2019 application form is Registration. To register, the candidates will have to visit the official website.
Next, they need to go to the online registration page.
The candidates need to enter details such as their name, email ID, phone number, and so on.
Once registered, the candidate will receive a confirmation email. Now, the candidate will be able to begin filling up the form.
Uploading of Documents
The candidate will also be required to upload their photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
Before clicking the option to pay the fees, the candidate must ensure the details are error-free, as no corrections will be allowed after the fee submission.
Exam Fee Payment
The candidate will be redirected to the payment gateway where they can submit the fees.
Once the fee has been successfully submitted, the candidates are advised to download and print the NCHMCT JEE 2019 application form and keep it safe for future reference.
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Admit Card
Candidates who register successfully for the exam will be able to access their NCHMCT JEE 2019 admit cards online by providing their login credentials.
The admit card is one of the important documents that need to be carried to the exam centre.
After downloading the hall ticket, the candidates are advised to ensure all the details are correct. In case of a discrepancy, they should inform the JEE authorities by sending an email.
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Pattern
The exam duration will be three hours.
Type of Question
There will be objective type (MCQ) questions asked in the exam.
Total Number of questions asked
0.25 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer throughout the paper.
1 mark will be given for each correct answer in all sections except for Aptitude for Service Sector.
A graded-mark system will be followed for Aptitude for Service Sector in the following manner –
- the most appropriate answer will be awarded 1.00,
- the next appropriate answer will be awarded 0.75,
- the next to next appropriate answer will carry 0.50,
- the inappropriate answer shall carry negative mark of 0.25.
The section-wise marks distribution is as below:
|S. No.||Subject||No. of Questions|
|1.||Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude||30|
|2.||Reasoning and Logical Deduction||30|
|3.||General Knowledge & Current Affairs||30|
|5.||Aptitude for Service Sector||50|
NCHMCT JEE 2019 Result
Candidates can check the NCHMCT JEE 2019 Result from the 3rd week of May 2019. The candidates can view their result by visiting the official website. The candidates are advised to take a print out of the result for future reference.
The candidates will be called for counselling based on their rank in the NCHMCT JEE 2019 merit list. Once results are published, the candidate will need to register for the counselling process. Once registered, the candidate can submit their choices online. The counselling will be conducted in different offline rounds. The candidate will be required to pay a “seat acceptance fee” [Rs. 39000/- (1st semester fees) + Rs. 1000/- (counselling charges)] while registering for the counselling online.
The list of documents required at the time of Counselling is as follows:
- 12th class Marksheet and Passing Certificate.
- DOB Certificate.
- NCHMCT JEE 2019 Rank Card and Admit Card.
- Category Certificate (if applicable).
- PH certificate (if applicable).
The important links for NCHMCT JEE 2019 are as below:
|Application of link||Link|
|Official Website of conducting body||http://nchm.nic.in/|
|Application portal||(To be updated)|
|Login portal||(To be updated)|
|Email ID for reporting discrepancies in Admit Cardemail@example.com|