NCHMCT JEE 2020 – Exam Dates, Registration, Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

NCHMCT JEE 2020 – NCHM JEE 2020 exam dates have been announced by the National Testing Agency. NCHMCT JEE online registration shall begin from on 1st January 2020 and close on 29th January 2020. Students can get the B.Sc admission in the domain of Hospitality and Hotel Administration across the country through the NCHMCT JEE 2020 entrance examination. National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination is a national level entrance examination which conducted yearly once. From below aspirants can get more details related to the NCHMCT JEE 2020 entrance exam such as exam dates, eligibility, NCHM JEE 2020 application form, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.

Summary of NCHMCT JEE 2020 Exam

Examination Name National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT JEE-2020)
Exam Conducting Body National Testing Agency (NTA)
Examination Level National Level
Courses Offered B.Sc. (HHA)
Frequency of Exam Once a year
Official Websites,
Helpline Numbers 7042399521/7042399525/7042399526

NCHMCT JEE 2020NCHMCT JEE 2020 Exam Dates

Events Dates
Starting Date of Online Application 1st January 2020
Closing Date for Submission of Application Form 29th February 2020
Last Date for Final Transaction of Fee 1st January to 29th February 2020
Downloading of Admit Card 1st April 2020
NCHM JEE 2020 Examination 25th April 2020
Display of Recorded Responses & Answer Key To be announced later
Announcement of Result 10th May 2020

Latest Announcement

From 2019 onwards, National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology Joint Entrance Examination (NCHMCT JEE – 2020) is conducted by the National Testing Agency.


Eligibility Criteria for NCHMCT JEE 2020

Students must have to fulfill the below mentioned eligible aspects for appearing the entrance examination of NCHM JEE 2020.

Age Limit:

  • The upper age limit is 25 years for the candidates in the categories of General and Other Backward Classes (OBC).
  • For the candidates in the categories of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) the upper age limit is 28 years.
  • The upper age limit for the physically challenged candidates will be computed as per the categories from his/her belongs to General/SC/ST/OBC.

Physical Fitness:


Candidates should have to submit the physical fitness certificate from a Registered Medical Practitioner at the time of admission for attending the practical classes in the respective course.

Educational Qualification

  • Students must have passed the qualifying examination pattern of 10+2 with English as a subject of study (core/elective/functional) to applying the NCHMCT JEE 2020.
  • Candidates who are appearing in 10+2 or its equivalent examination can also apply to the NCHMCT JEE 2020 in the basis of provisional.

Note: Provisional admission will be cancelled if the candidates who have do not submit the proof of the passed qualifying examination at the time of counselling.


Educational Qualification for Indian Nationals

  • Students can be eligible for apply NCHMCT JEE 2020 who have passed the examination in the level of 10+2 in Senior Secondary Education from a recognized State Board/Central Board of Secondary Education.
  • Candidates who have qualified Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination which is conducted by a recognized Board/University also eligible to take the test of NCHM JEE 2020.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Application Form

Students may apply the NCHM JEE 2020 application form after who have ensured the eligibility criteria of the NCHMCT JEE 2020 entrance examination. Here we have mentioned step by step procedure for how to apply or fill the NCHM JEE 2020 application form. Applicants are advised to carefully read the instructions as provided at the time of form filling to avoid the mistakes or errors in the application form.

How to fill the NCHMCT 2020 Application Form?

The online application form filling process has the five steps to complete the entire process. All these processes will have to be done in the online mode. It can be listed as follows.

  • Registration
  • Fill the application form
  • Upload the necessary documents
  • Pay the application fees
  • Print confirmation page

Necessary Documents for filling Application Form

Students should keep the original documents in their hands during filling the online application form. Only one application is to be submitted by a candidate. More than one application forms submitted by a candidate will be rejected.

  • A Computer with Internet Connectivity
  • Educational Qualification details
  • Candidate’s clear photograph and signature in the format of JPG/JPEG
  • A valid Email id, Mobile Number
  • If you want to pay online mode must have the valid credit card/debit card/Net Banking account

Step 1: Registration

Registration is the essential one before starting to apply the application form. In Registration stage, applicants must provide the basic details such as the full name, email id, mobile number for registering purpose. After submitting the valid details, the application number and password will send to the registered email address and mobile number. This log in credential will useful for complete the remaining part of the application process.

Step 2: Fill the Application Form

Candidates should log in with valid application number has generated at the time of registration. In this stage, applicants should fill their personal details such as their name, mother and father name, gender, DOB, Category, and also have to fill the educational details like qualifying examination. All the details are should be verified by the candidate before submitting the entered details. If once submitted, it cannot be changed in the application forms. So, candidates are advised to fill carefully with valid details during filling the application form.

Step 3: Upload the Necessary Documents

After filling the personal and education details in the application form, candidates should have to upload their images of photograph and signature. The candidate’s photograph and signature should be scanned in the format of JPG/JPEG. The photograph should be colored or black/white (clear contrast).

  • The size of the scanned candidate’s photograph should be between 10kb to 200kb.
  • The size of the scanned candidate’s signature should be between 4kb to 30kb.

Note: Candidates are advised to upload the correct images of photograph and signature as the facility for correction in images will not be given.

Step 4: Pay the Application Fees

Mode of Fees Payment:

There are two ways to pay the application fees of NCHMCT JEE 2020.

  • Online Mode – Credit/Debit/Net Banking
  • Offline Mode – e-Challan at Syndicate Bank

Candidates are confirmed only after the successfully paid the application fees in the online or offline mode. Students can choose any one of the listed payment gateways as listed on the screen and pay the application fees as per their category wise.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Application Fees

Category Application Fees
General/OBC Non-Creamy Layer Rs. 800/-
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes/PwD Rs. 400/-
Transgender Rs. 400/-

Note: Service and Processing charges & GST should be paid by the candidates during the transaction of payment of fees.

Step 5: Print Confirmation Page

Students should print the confirmation page once the payment has successfully paid. Applicants are considered for participate in the NCHM JEE examination that only candidates who have received the confirmation page after payment of fees. Students can check their confirmation of payment transaction at NTA NCHMCT JEE 2020 official website. In case the confirmation page is not generated after payment of application fees then the transaction is cancelled, and the amount will be refunded within 15 days to the concerned candidate’s account.

Exam Pattern of NCHMCT JEE 2020

Examination Mode Computer Based Test (CBT)
Medium of Question Paper English & Hindi only
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Time Duration 3:00 Hours
No. of Questions 200

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Question Pattern

Subjects No. of Question Marks
Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude 30 120
Reasoning and Logical Deduction 30 120
General Knowledge & Current Affairs 30 120
English Language 60 240
Aptitude (Service Sector) 50 200
  Total: 200 Questions Total Marks: 800

Marking Scheme of NCHMCT JEE 2020

National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination has totally 200 questions in the test pattern. All the questions will be asked in the format of Multiple Choice Questions.

Question Types No. of Questions Marks Maximum Marks
Multiple Choice Questions 200 Correct Answer: +4 Marks

Incorrect Answer: -1 Mark

Non-attempt: No mark (0)


For each correct answer, candidates will get 4 marks and also for the incorrect answer have the weightage of 1 mark that will be deducted from the total marks. There are no marks will be provided for unattempted questions.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Syllabus

NCHM JEE 2020 syllabus is categorized into five sections namely Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, English Language, Aptitude for Service Sector. The questions will be asked in the format of Multiple Choice Questions from the five sections. Below we have explained the detailed syllabus of the NCHMCT JEE 2020.

Subjects Important Topics
Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • LCM and HCF
  • Time and Work
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Percentage
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Clock and Calendar
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Simplification
  • Number Systems
  • Area and Volumes
  • Logarithms
  • Work and Wages
  • Boats and Streams
  • Problems on Trains
  • Square root and Cube root
  • Problems on Age
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Variation
  • Chain Role
  • Averages
Reasoning and Logical Deduction
  • Tabular Arrangements
  • Puzzles
  • Series
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Linear/Circular/Complex Arrangements
  • Order and Ranking
  • Grouping and Selections
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Grid/Matrix based Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Odd one out
  • Blood Relation
  • Family Tree
  • Number & Alphabet Analogies
  • Number/Letter Series
  • Symmetry
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Data Interpretation
  • Visual Ability
  • Logical Grouping/Conditions
  • Cubes based Problems
  • Statements
  • Syllogisms
  • Analogies
  • Data/Seating Arrangements
  • Assumptions
  • Routes and Networks
  • Symbols and Notations
General Knowledge & Current Affairs
  • Economy
  • History
  • Culture
  • Indian Constitution
  • Environment & Ecology
  • General Politics
  • Geography
  • Sports
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Fashion Events
  • Earth and Solar Systems
  • Disasters
  • World Organizations
  • Famous Personalities
  • India and its neighboring Countries
  • Statistical data of World
  • Books and Authors
  • Abbreviations
  • National & International Current Affairs
  • Scientific Research
  • Natural Calamities
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Prizes and Awards
  • Science and Technology
  • Important Persons & Places
  • Languages/Music/Dances
English Language
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Modals
  • Para Jumbles
  • Sentence Improvements
  • Reading Comprehensions
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Cloze Test
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Parts of Speech
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Reported Speech
  • Verb Forms
  • Sentence Correction/Formation
  • Determiners
  • Punctuations
  • Sentence Connector
  • Paragraph Formation
  • Sentence Reconstruction
  • Vocabulary
  • Conclusion
  • Match the Columns
  • Spot the Errors
  • Active/Passive Voice
  • Prepositions
  • Phrase Replacement
  • Double Fillers
  • Paragraph Summary
  • English Proficiency

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Admit Card

National Testing Agency will be uploaded NCHM JEE 2020 admit card on the NTA NCHMCT JEE 2020 official page. All the exam applied candidates can download it from the NTA official page by the valid login details. Throughout the examination, the schedule is mentioned on the admit card for clarifying the details about the examination. From the downloaded admit card has the details like examination time, the exam conducting venue, test sections, date and day of the exam, etc. The exam applied candidates are advised keeping safe the admit card for the purpose of appearing the entrance examination.

No candidates will not be permitted to take the test without having the admit card. Hence, all the examiners are requested to take number printed copies of the NCHM JEE 2020 admit card

If any problems occur when downloading the admit card or any other issues related to the admit card, candidates can approach the helpline between 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM from 1st April 2020.

How to download NCHMCT JEE 2020 Admit Card?

Students should have followed the below mentioned simple steps for knowing how to download the admit card of NCHM JEE 2020.

  1. Visit the NCHMCT JEE 2020 official page
  2. Select the official notification about NCHMCT 2020 Admit card
  3. Enter the application number/password and then submit it
  4. NCHM JEE 2020 Admit card will open on the screen
  5. Check and take a printout for upcoming examination uses.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Exam Centres

Candidates may select any four cities as the examination city as per their wishes to while filling the application form. The NCHM JEE 2020 will be conducted in the various cities from the different of states. There are total number of examination cities are mentioned below. City Code City City Code City
1 AP01 Vijayawada 26 MP02 Gwalior
2 AP02 Visakhapatnam 27 MP03 Jabalpur
3 AM01 Guwahati 28 MR01 Mumbai
4 BR01 Muzaffarpur 29 MR02 Nagpur
5 BR02 Patna 30 MR03 Nashik
6 CH01 Chandigarh/Mohali/Panchkula 31 MR04 Navi Mumbai
7 CG01 Bhilai 32 MR05 Pune
8 CG02 Raipur 33 ME01 Shillong
9 DL01 Delhi/New Delhi 34 OR01 Bhubaneswar
10 G001 Panaji/Madgaon 35 PB01 Amritsar
11 GJ01 Ahmedabad 36 PB02 Bhatinda
12 GJ02 Gandhinagar 37 RJ01 Jaipur
13 GJ03 Surat 38 RJ02 Jodhpur
14 HR01 Faridabad 39 TN01 Chennai
15 HR02 Gurugram 40 TN02 Madurai
16 HP01 Hamirpur 41 TL01 Hyderabad
17 HP02 Shimla 42 UP01 Allahabad/Prayagraj
18 JK01 Jammu 43 UP02 Noida/Greater Noida
19 JK02 Srinagar(J&K) 44 UP03 Lucknow
20 JH01 Jamshedpur 45 UP04 Kanpur
21 JH02 Ranchi 46 UP05 Varanasi
22 KK01 Bengaluru 47 UK01 Dehradun
23 KL01 Kochi 48 WB01 Kolkata
24 KL02 Thiruvananthapuram 49 WB02 Siliguri
25 MP01 Bhopal 50
Printed details on the Admit card

Students should check that the printed details have been correctly presented in the admit card of NCHMCT JEE 2020. Candidates should have to check the below-mentioned details on the admit card.

  • Applicant’s name
  • Candidate’s Photograph and Signature
  • Register or Application Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Exam Centre
  • Examination Timing, Sections, etc.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Mock Test

Candidates whoever wants the basic awareness about the examination and how to face the questions and how the questions will be asked can be known clearly from this type of Mock Test. If applicants prepare a number of mock test it will be led to get higher marks in the examination. Candidates can take and prepare themselves well to the examination as per their applied examination and its syllabus based.

Exam Preparation Tips

There are some useful tips are mentioned below for candidates can get more ideas to the upcoming examination

  • Candidates can take Mock Test will be available in the online mode at NTA official website for knowing the examination pattern and how to handle the time management also from this test.
  • Exam applied candidates are should focus the NCHMCT JEE previous years old question paper for the practice purposes. Candidates can check and download the previous year question papers/sample papers according to their selected subject.
  • Students should take the number of the online test of NCHM JEE exam to practice themselves to achieve the eligibility criteria to get the admission into the well-reputed universities/colleges/institutions.
General Instructions to Candidates

Students must bring the below-mentioned documents on the examination day to the examination centre. Candidates who do not have these things will not be permitted to enter in the examination centre.

  • Photocopy of Admit Card
  • Passport size photograph (same as uploaded on the application form)
  • Any one of Government-issued ID proof (PAN Card/Voter ID/Aadhar/Passport)
  • PwD certificate

Display of Answer keys and Recorded Responses

After the NCHMCT JEE 2020 examination, National Testing Agency will display recorded responses of the candidates. Candidates can check it from the NTA official page, and NCHMCT JEE official page  Approximately the recorded responses of candidates and answer keys will release before the declaration of the result.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Answer Key

After the examination concludes, the answer key will be announced by the exam conducting authority at the NTA official website. Students who are all participated in the NCHM JEE 2020 exam can check and download the answer keys. Approximately the provisional answer key will be released before the announcement of the result and also candidates’ responses. Candidates can download the NCHMCT JEE 2020 Answer Key pdf in the online mode of its official page.

Students can check their correct and incorrect answer from that answer key. Subsequently, the final answer key shall issue after some days from the announcement of provisional answer key. Candidate’s results will be finalized based on the final answer has been released by the exam conducted authority.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Challenging the Answer key

After the declaration of the provisional answer key, candidates can raise their hands for the answer to questions that they think are wrong. They can participate in the contest to provide their suggestions about that the answer the question with paying the applicable fees of Rs.1000 for each question within the stipulated time. The paid amount will not be refunded.

How to challenge the NCHMCT JEE 2020 Answer Key

Students who are willing to participate in the event of challenging the answer key should follow the below-mentioned steps.

  1. Visit the NCHMCT JEE 2020 official page
  2. Select the contest of challenging the answer key
  3. Provide your valid reason for that assumed answer to the question.
  4. Pay the application fees for that concerned questions

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Result

The result of the NCHM JEE 2020 shall be released in the online mode on the official page of NTA NCHMCT JEE i.e., NCHMCT JEE 2020 result will be finalized on the basis of final answer keys has released by the National Testing Agency. After the announcement of the result, the merit list will be prepared for the qualified candidates in the NCHM JEE 2020 examination. Students can get the admission through the counselling according to the merit list and their category wise.

How to check the NCHM JEE 2020 Result?

Examiners should follow the below-mentioned instructions for how to check the NCHMCT JEE 2020 result.

  1. Go to the NCHMCT JEE 2020 official page
  2. Search the option of NCHM JEE 2020 Result
  3. Provide the application number/password then submit it
  4. NCHMCT JEE 2020 result will be displayed on the screen
  5. Take a printout the result for the upcoming

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Merit List

After the declaration of the NCHM JEE 2020 result, the merit list will be prepared by the exam conducting authority. Approximately the NCHMCT JEE 2020 cutoff will be issued after one or two weeks from the date of announcement of result. Then opening and closing ranks shall release by the participate institutions according to the necessary percentile of the cutoff score. Based on the merit list candidates will eligible to participate in the counselling process.

NCHM JEE 2020 Score Card

Candidates can download the scorecard from the official page of the NTA NCHMCT JEE 2020. Score card will not be dispatched to the candidates. Candidates who want to get the admission into the participating institution they should have to apply the particular institutes according to the merit list. The seat will be allocated by the particular institute after their selection processes.

Details mentioned on the Score Card

NCHMCT JEE 2020 score card contains the details about the candidate and examination. That important details are listed as follows.

  • Candidate Name & Roll Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Date of Examination
  • Category & Gender
  • All India Rank and Percentage
  • Maximum and Secured Score
  • Category wise Rank

NCHM JEE 2020 Cutoff Marks

Students can get the admission who meet the eligible percentile marks for each and every participating institution. Candidates are advised to check the previous year cutoff marks for the participating institution before the counselling process.

Categories Candidates
Open/Open (PwD) All the Open/Open (PwD) candidates
OBC/OBC (PwD) All the OBC/ OBC (PwD )
KM Kashmiri Migrant candidates
SC/SC (PwD) All the SC/SC (PwD) candidates
ST/ST (PwD) All the ST/ST (PwD) candidates

Reservation Policy

Students are advised to check the reservation policy of particular participating institutes to know the reservation percentage of different categories of candidates. The different reservation of seats for the candidate’s various category explained as follow.

Category Reservation
General 50.5%
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 27%
Scheduled Caste (SC) 15%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) 7.5%
Person with Disability (PwD) 5% from each category

NCHMCT JEE 2020 Counselling and Seat Allotment

Students may participate in the counselling process after the participating institution has released their necessary cutoff marks. Before that, candidates should need to register themselves to the particular participating institution via its official page. All the shortlisted candidates are will be call from a participating institution for the counselling process.

Before participating in the counselling, students should check the seat reservation of an institution through its website. The counselling will be two or more rounds including the document verification and confirm the seat allotment to the institution. Students should report the allotted institution before the last date to confirm the admission or else the seat will be shifted to other candidates. Students should submit the below-mentioned documents at the time of counselling.

  • Candidate’s Photograph
  • 10th and 12th Certificated and Mark Sheets
  • Community Certificate
  • Caste Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • NCHM JEE 2020 Admit card

Candidates are advised to keep in touch with the National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT ) for the details regarding the counselling and other admission related information.