NCHMCT JEE is an all India-level joint entrance examination for admission to the 3-Year B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel Administration programme that is offered jointly by National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT) and Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). The total number of seats available on an all India basis are approximately 7667.

National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology is an autonomous body under Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The Council centrally regulates academics for hospitality and hotel administration and 9 other structured courses of studies that are imparted at various Institutes of Hotel Management (IHMs), State Institutes of Hotel Management (SIHMs) located in different parts of the country. All Institutes uniformly follow standardized course curricula prescribed by the Council for the twelve different professional programmes.

Students of IHMs (Institutes of Hotel Management)
There are 21 central Institutes of Hotel Management (IHMs) and 19 State Institutes of Hotel Management (SIHMs) that accept JEE scores. Apart from these, there are around 15 affiliated private institutes of Hotel Management which accept JEE scores.

Quality of education and training provided by the Institutes helps student to emerge as professionally qualified personnel for hospitality and other allied service sectors.

The Council (NCHMCT) has till date trained more than 80,000 Hospitality Managers,  Executives and other operational personnel. Its alumni occupy key positions in hospitality industry and in academic institutions in India and abroad. 

The 3 year B.Sc Hospitality and Hotel Administration programme equips students with all the required skills, knowledge and attitude to make a career in the booming hospitality sector. The programme also involves in-depth laboratory work for students to acquire the required knowledge and skills in the operational areas of Food Production, Food and Beverage Service, Front Office Operation and House Keeping. At the same time, this course renders extensive management insight in areas like Sales and Marketing, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, Hotel and Catering Law, Property Management, Entrepreneurship Development, Computers with special focus on Tourism Studies.

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NCHMCT JEE 2017 Exam Dates

NCHMCT JEE 2017 is a competitive examination and a national level entrance test. The NCHMCT JEE 2017 Entrance exam will be held on 29 April, 2017 at 2:30 PM. The application form for NCHMCT JEE 2017 will be available online from 12 December, 2016 up to 17 April, 2017. For exclusive information on the important dates related to NCMCT 2017, click here.

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who have passed or are appearing in 10+2 or equivalent exam in any stream with English as one of the subjects from recognised boards are eligible to apply for NCHMCT Joint Entrance Examination 2017. For exhaustive information on the NCHMCT JEE 2017 eligibility criteria, click here

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Exam Pattern

The NCHMCT JEE 2017 will be of 3 hours duration. Questions will be asked to test the candidate's Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, English Language, and Aptitude for Service Sector. The exam pattern for NCHMCT JEE 2017 is such as to test your knowledge and competence if you would be able to complete course work. For detailed information on NCHMCT JEE 2017 exam pattern click here.

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Application Form

The NCHMCT JEE 2017 Application Form can be filled online at The online application for NCHMCT JEE 2017 closes on 11 April, 2017. For help regarding submission of NCHMCT JEE 2017 application form, click here.

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Admit Card

The NCHMCT JEE 2017 admit card will be available for download from & from 20 April, 2017 onward. You must check your admit cards for any mistakes, which should immediately be brought to the notice of the JEE CELL in the Council in writing through  E-mail: [email protected] or through  FAX at 0120-2402819. Candidate's photographs must be affixed on both the copies of downloaded admit cards and have the same attested by  Gazetted Officer/Head of Institution last attended/Bank Manager of scheduled Bank/Area Post Master.
Both the admit cards have to be submitted at the written test centre. Candidate must remember to obtain back one copy of admit card duly signed by the invigilator at the written test centre as a proof of having appeared for the test. This copy of admit card for presentation at the time of counselling.

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Colleges

Colleges associated with NCHMCT are located across India. For detailed list of colleges where you get to study 3-Year B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel Administration and number of seats Click Here

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Sample Questions

Have a glimpse on NCHMCT JEE 2017 Sample Questions to know how real examination will look like. Click Here for exclusive sample paper.

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Books

Here given help books for NCHMCT JEE 2017 preparation

  • Ramesh Hotel Management Entrance Exam Guide  by RPH Editorial Board, Price Rs 324
  • S Chand Hand Book of Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude by P.K. Aggarwal, Price Rs 315
  • R. Gupta's Popular Master Guide (Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University) Bachelor of Hotel Management & Catering Technology


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NCHMCT JEE 2017 Results

NCHMCT JEE result of written test shall be announced on the council’s website in the 3rd week of May, 2017. Check your NCHMCT JEE 2017 Results, Click Here

NCHMCT JEE 2017 Test Centres

NCHMCT JEE will be conducted in about 33 cities across India. Given below is a list of cities where the test centers for NCHMCT JEE 2017 will be present.

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bangaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Dehradun
  • Delhi
  • Goa
  • Gurdaspur
  • Guwahati
  • Gwalior
  • Hyderabad
  • Jabalpur
  • Jaipur
  • Jammu
  • Jamshedpur
  • Kochi
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Madurai
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Puducherry
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Shimla
  • Siliguri
  • Srinagar
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Varanasi

NCHMCT JEE Contact Details

National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology
HQ: Plot No A-34, Sector-62, Noida (UP) -201701

National Council  for  Hotel  Management  &   Catering  Technology

Library Avenue, Pusa Complex.
New Delhi - 110012
Ph - 25842799, 25841969(Fax), 25847756(Director)

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