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NCHMCT JEE 2020- Admit Card, Exam Date(Postponed)

National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT) is an autonomous body that works under the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The National Testing Agency will conduct NCHMCT JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) to offer admissions to B.Sc Hospitality and Hotel Management courses. It is notified that the NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam has been postponed and the mode of application will be online.

The interested candidates have to fill and submit the online application form before the last date through the official website of the council. In this article, we will provide complete details regarding the NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam including important dates, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus etc.

Avialable Application Form 2020

News: NCHMCT JEE 2020 has been postponed till further notice.

It is notified that NCHMCT JEE 2020 will be held on 25th April 2020, the application form released on 1st Jan 2020 and the last date has been extended till 15th May 2020. Apply here for the exam

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Important Dates (Out)

The official schedule for NCHMCT JEE 2020 is given in the table below.

Important EventsOfficial Dates
Starting of online application form submission1st Jan 2020
Last date to submit application form31st March 2020 30th April 2020 15th May 2020
Availability of Admit Card1st April 2020 7th June 2020
Date of Examination25th April 2020 22nd June 2020
Declaration of Result10th May 2020
CounsellingLast week of May 2020 to 4th week of July 2020

NCHMCT JEE Eligibility Criteria 2020

The eligibility criteria for NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam is given below:

Age Limit

  • The age of a candidate from General/OBC categories should not be more than 22 years as on 01-07-2020
  • For SC/ST candidates the age of an applicant should not be more than 25 years as on 01-07-2020.

Educational Qualification

  • The candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam.
  • The aspirant who will appear in the 10+2 examination in the year 2020 can also apply. Their admission will be cancelled if they failed to clear the qualifying exam before the counselling.

NCHMCT JEE Info in Hindi

NCHMCT JEE Application Form 2020

The interested candidate needs to fill the online application form for NCHMCT JEE 2020 through the official website before the last date. Please note that the application form submitted after the last date or through any offline medium will be summarily rejected. In the application form, the candidates have to provide all the authentic information only as the documents will be verified at the time of counselling.

In addition to the details, the candidates have to upload the scanned copies of recent colored photograph and signature.

Application Fee

The application fee for NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam will be paid via online mode using a credit card, debit card or net banking. The application fees for different categories are given below:

CategoriesApplication Fee
General and OBC candidatesRs. 800/-
SC/ST/PWD candidatesRs. 400/-

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Exam Pattern

The details about NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam pattern is given below:

  • Mode of Exam: Offline
  • Duration of Exam: 3 Hours
  • Language of Exam: Questions will be asked in both Hindi and English language
  • Number of Questions: 200
  • Subjects: Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, English Language and Aptitude for Service Sector

Marking Scheme

Most appropriate answer1 Mark
Next appropriate answer0.75 Mark
Next to next appropriate answer0.50 Mark
Inappropriate answerNegative marking of 0.25 marks

Subject wise number of Questions in NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam

Subjects       Number of Questions
Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude30
Aptitude for Service Sector50
English Language60
General Knowledge & Current Affairs30
Reasoning and Logical Deduction30

NCHMCT JEE Syllabus 2020

As you can see in the exam pattern, the question paper will be divided into 5 sections. The section-wise important topics for NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam is given below:

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude: Elementary Mathematics, Arithmetic (number theory), Fractions and Decimals, Chain Rule, Clocks & Calendar, Time and distance, Percentage, Variation, Logarithms, Age, H.C.F. and L.C.M, Compound Interest, Speed, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss etc.

Reasoning and Logical Deductions: Blood relations related questions, Statements action, Syllogism, Statements assumptions, Statements conclusions, Complex Arrangement, Analytical Reasoning, Linear Arrangement, Symbols and notations, Data interpretation etc.

English Language: Spelling mistakes, Synonyms, Sentence completion, Paragraph formation, Rearrangement of words in sentence, one word substitution, Antonyms, Paragraph completion, English proficiency, Fill in the blanks, Sentence improvement, Idioms and phrases etc

General Knowledge: Animals, Languages, Natural calamities, Famous personalities, Inventions and discoveries, World organisations, Music, Disasters, Fashion Events, Currencies, Dances, Famous personalities etc.

How to Prepare for NCHMCT JEE 2020?

  1. Make a study plan: It is very important for you to plan your studies as per your strength and weaknesses. The plan you are going to make should be realistic in nature i.e. which you can practically follow. It is also recommended that you should make short term goal which can achieve this will help cover the whole syllabus effortlessly.
  2. Practice Regularly: Practice makes a man perfect especially in numerical ability and reasoning section. Keep polishing your numeral ability as it is a high scoring section of the exam.
  3. Work on your English: Apart from mathematics, English is also a good scoring section. Improve your vocabulary and read at least one English newspaper daily.
  4. Solve previous year’s paper: Previous year’s question paper will give you the idea about what type of question will be asked in the exam and how you can answer them in the best possible manner.
  5. Stay positive: You should stay positive and stress-free throughout your preparation. Unnecessary anxieties can hinder your preparations.

Books Recommended for NCHMCT JEE 2020

The candidates aspiring to appear for the NCHMCT JEE 2020 can follow the books mentioned below:

For Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude: RS Aggarwal (Quantitative Aptitude), S Chand’s 30 days wonder for Maths

For General Knowledge and current affair: Lucent’s GK and Pratiyogita Darpan

For Reasoning and Logical Deduction: Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal, MK Pandey

For English Language: Pearson’s English, Arihant General English for all Competitive Examinations.

For Aptitude for Service sector: Hotel Management Entrance Exam Guide by Gladvin Rego and R Gupta’s book for Hotel Management.

NCHMCT JEE Admit Card 2020

The registered candidates have to download the admit card from the official website of council i.e. The university will not send admit card by post or any other offline medium. Candidates should verify all the details mentioned on the admit card and contact JEE cell through email ( in case of any discrepancy. Please take two print out admit card as one self attested copy of admit card will be retained at the NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam center.

NCHMCT JEE Result 2020

The result of NCHMCT JEE 2020 will be declared on 10th May 2020. Apart from the scores of the written exam, an all India merit list will also be released on the official website.

Following criteria will decide the ranking in case two or more candidates secure equal marks:

  • Candidate with a better score in English section will be ranked higher
  • If the score in English section is also equal then marks in service aptitude will be considered.
  • If the tie persists, older candidate will be preferred

NCHMCT Counseling 2020

On the basis of merit, three rounds of counselling will be organized by the council. The detailed schedule for the counseling will be released after the declaration of result on the official website. During the counseling process, the candidates have to fill their choices and submit the seat acceptance fee of Rs. 40,000 /- (if admission is granted). The seat acceptance fees will be adjusted with first semester tuition fee. The candidates will be allowed to fill their choices in the counseling process only after the verification of documents.

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  1. Sujit Roy says:

    Sir, could you please inform on which date T-5 and T-6 paper will be held in the month of June 2020 for re-appearing candidates.

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