NCHMCT JEE 2021: Registration Form Out, Exam Date (12 June), Check Complete Details Here

NCHMCT JEE 2021: Registration, application form of NCHMCT JEE 2021 has been released by the National Testing Agency. The application form can be filled online at until the last date which is 10th May. NCHMCT JEE Admit Card can be downloaded from May 19, 2021. NCHMCT JEE will be conducted on 12th June, as computer based test. Whereas, exam result will announce online on August 24, 2021. National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination 2021 is the national level hotel management entrance exam. It is held for admission to B.Sc. Hospitality & Hotel Administration (HHA) programme at affiliated Institutes. There are 21 Central Govt. sponsored Institutes of Hotel Management, 26 State Govt. sponsored , 1 PSU owned, and 26 private Institutes under the NCHM. Get NCHMCT JEE 2021 exam date, application form, syllabus, exam pattern, admit card, answer key, result, latest news here.


Latest – NCHMCT JEE 2021 registration form is out. Apply here.

Latest – NCHMCT has decided to give vegetarian options in B.Sc.(HHA) program. Candidates can check the complete notice below.

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NCHMCT JEE 2021 Exam Date and Complete Schedule

National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the complete schedule of NCHMCT JEE 2021. The dates are as follows for all events related to the exam.

Events of NCHMCT JEE 2021Dates
Commencement of application form submission for NCHMCT JEE exam 202103 Feb 2021
Last date to do registration and submit the online form at nchmjee.nta.nic.in10 May 2021 (5 pm)
Application form correction window12 to 16 May 2021
Release of admit card19 May 2021
NCHMCT JEE 2021 exam 12 Jun 2021
Display of question paper, recorded responses, answer key and challengeto be announced
Declaration of result24 Aug 2021

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Registration, Application Form – Released

The NCHMCT JEE application form 2021 has been released. Apply here.

NTA released the application form for NCHMCT JEE exam on 3rd February 2021. Important things to note about the registration and form are as follows.

  • Candidates can apply online at the official website only.
  • There are four steps in application form submission: register, fill online form. upload documents, pay fee.
  • After completing all four steps, candidates can download the confirmation page of application form.

How to apply for NCHMCT JEE exam?

Execute the following steps to submit your registration for the exam.

StepWhat to do?Details
1Do NCHMCT JEE 2021 registrationRegister for Online Registration using your own Email ID and Mobile No. and note down system generated Application Number.
2Fill NCHMCT JEE 2021 application formComplete the Online Application Form and note down the system generated Application Number.
3Upload documentsUpload legible scanned images of: (i) a recent photograph (in jpg/ jpeg file, size 10Kb – 200Kb) either in colour or black & white with 80% face (without mask) visible including ears against white background; (ii) candidate’s signature (file size: 4kb – 30kb); (iii) PwD Certificate (file size 50 kb-300 kb).
4Pay application feePay fee using the Payment Gateway(s) integrated to the Online Application through Net Banking / Debit / Credit Card / UPI / Wallet/ Paytm and keep proof of fee paid.

Application Fee

The application fee for each category is as follows.

General (UR)/ OBC-(NCL) as per Central ListRs 1000
Gen-EWSRs 700
SC, ST, PWDRs 450
TransgenderRs 450

Eligibility Criteria for NCHMCT JEE 2021

Candidates are requested to check the eligibility criteria before applying. It is as follows for the National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination 2021.

#1. Educational qualification

  • Candidate should have passed 10+2 system with English as a subject, and should have passed in English in qualifying exam.
  • Those who are appearing in class 12 exams in 2021 can also apply. But they should have relevant documents by 30 Sep 2021.

#2. Age Limit

Upper age limit
General, General (EWS) and OBC categories25 years, as on 01.07.2021Candidates born on or after July 01, 1996 are eligible
Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates and Physically
challenged candidates
28 years, as on 01.07.2021born on or after July 01, 1993 are eligible.

#3. Physical fitness

All qualified candidates will have to submit a physical fitness certificate of carrying out practical claims as required in course at the time of admission from a Registered Medical Practitioner in the prescribed format.

#4. List of examinations equivalent to 10+2

  • CBSE, CISCE, and other recognized 10+2 exams.
  • Intermediate or two-year Pre-University Examination by recognized board.
  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
  • High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University.
  • Exam considered equivalent to 10+2 by AIU.
  • Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) as well as State Board of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects including English as one of the Subjects.
  • H.S.C. Vocational Examination approved by NCVT and SCVT of concerned State/UT.

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Exam Pattern

The scheme of exam is as follows:

  • Mode: NCHMCT JEE will be a computer based test.
  • Duration: The exam will be of 180 minutes (3 hours).
  • Marking scheme: Candidates will get 4 marks for correct answers, and 1 mark will be deducted for incorrect answers (negative marking).
  • Type of questions: There will be multiple choice questions in the exam.
  • Language: Test will be in English and Hindi languages only.

Question paper pattern will be like this:

SectionNo. of Qs
Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude30
Reasoning and Logical Deduction30
General Knowledge & Current Affairs30
English Language60
Aptitude for Service Sector50

Exam Centers of NCHMCT JEE 2021

Candidates can select 4 cities of their choice, while filling the application form. NTA will try to assign exam center in first city of choice. However if seats there are full, then the agency will assign center in next city of choice, and so on.

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Admit Card

NTA will release NCHMCT JEE admit card 2021 a few days / weeks before exam. The admit card will be issued online. Candidates who have applied for the exam will be able to download the hall ticket from Important points to note about the admit card release are as follows.

  • NTA decides the NCHMCT JEE admit card 2021 release date. Usually the hall ticket is released 3 weeks before the exam.
  • The hall ticket will only be released online, and not offline. Therefore candidates will have to keep visiting to download it.
  • Those who are unable to download the admit card can contact helpline or email at
  • Candidates must read all the instructions in the admit card.
  • If there is a discrepancy in the admit card and details are different from the confirmation page, then candidates should contact the help line.

Items To Carry On Exam Day

Candidates are advised to carry only the following with them into the Examination venue:

  1. Admit Card along with Self Declaration (Undertaking) downloaded from the NTA Website (a clear printout on A4 size paper) duly filled in.
  2. A simple transparent Ball Point Pen.
  3. Additional photograph, to be pasted on Attendance Sheet
  4. Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml).
  5. Personal transparent water bottle.
  6. ID Proof
  7. Sugar tablets/fruits (like banana/apple/orange) in case the candidate is diabetic.

Test Practice Centers

As per the guidelines of the Ministry of Education NTA has set up, established and created a network of Test Practice Centres for candidates, especially in remote and rural areas to enable them to practice and be comfortable in taking a Computer Based Test (CBT).

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Answer Key

Candidates can check NCHMCT JEE answer key 2021 after exam. Key details about the issuance of answer key are as follows.

  • Just after the exam, you will get unofficial answer keys by coaching centers.
  • Then a few days after exam, NTA will release official answer key for NCHMCT JEE 2021 exam.
  • The first version of answer key will be the provisional answer key. Candidates will be able to submit challenges to them. For challenges, a fee of Rs 1000 per challenge will have to be paid.
  • Challenges should be submitted before the last date announced by NTA.
  • Then, NTA will review challenges of candidates and compile a final answer key.
  • The final answer key will be released with the result.

NCHMCT JEE 2021 Result

The result of NCHMCT JEE 2021 exam will be announced a few days / weeks after exam. Important things to note about result declaration are as follows.

  • NTA will declare NCHMCT JEE result 2021 on date decided by it. Usually result announcement happens 3 weeks after exam.
  • The result will be published at
  • Candidates will have to visit the official website to check their results.
  • The result is in the form of a score card. Candidates can check their NTA score in it.
  • This result will be valid only for current academic session, that is for B.Sc HHA admission 2021-22.

Tie Breaking for Result

  1. Candidate securing higher marks in English component of NCHM JEE shall rank higher,
  2. In case of candidates securing equal marks in NCHM-JEE, as well as in English component of NCHM-JEE, then the candidate securing higher marks in Service Aptitude Component of NCHM-JEE shall rank higher.
  3. In case of tie in (1) and (2) above, the candidate older in age shall rank higher.

Query Redressal System

National Testing Agency (NTA) has established a Query Redressal System (QRS), an online web-enabled system developed by NTA. QRS is the platform based on web technology which primarily aims to enable submission of queries/grievances by the Registered Candidate(s) of NCHM JEE 2021 Examination with (24×7) facility for speedy redressal of the queries/grievances. A Unique Registration Number will be generated for tracking the status of the queries/grievances.

The Registered Candidate(s) are advised to use this online facility for speedy response, and may mail their queries to the official email id of NCHM JEE i.e. only if they do not get a response to the similar query sent earlier through QRS.

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

National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology, was set up in 1982 as an Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Tourism, for coordinated growth and development of hospitality management education in the country.

Initially, the Council was set up in the name of National Board of Studies in Food Management, Catering & Nutrition under the administrative control of Ministry of Agriculture (Deptt. Of Food) and subsequently it was transferred to Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India in the year 1984 with renaming as National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology.

The Council regulates academics in the field of Hospitality Education & training that is imparted at the 21 (twenty one) Central Govt. sponsored Institutes of Hotel Management, 26 (twenty five) State Govt. sponsored IHMs offering Degree level/Diploma/Craft Certificate level programs, 1 (one) PSU owned Institute, 26 (twenty six) private Institutes that function in different parts of the country.

Through the Council, these institutes offer 11 (eleven) different professional programs leading to award of Certificate, Diploma, Post Graduate Diploma, Bachelor and Master Degree. (The last two programs are in collaboration with Indira Gandhi National Open University).

The Institutes run/controlled/regulated/affiliated to NCHMCT (Annexure -II) follow standardised course curricula prescribed by it for different professional programs. Quality of education and training provided by the Institutes help students to emerge as professionally qualified personnel for hospitality and other allied service sectors. The Council has till date trained more than one lakh Hospitality Managers, Executives and other operational personnel. Its alumni from affiliated Institutes occupy key positions in the hospitality industry as well as in allied industry both in India and abroad.

List of Affiliated Institutes to IHM

Name of IHMsSeat Intake
SIHM Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh60
IHM Guwahat, Assam230
SIHM Gaya, Bihar60
IHM Hajipur, Bihar285
AIHM Chandigarh288
CIHM Chandigarh120
IHM Chandigarh120
IHM Chennai347
SIHM Raipur Naya, Chhattisgarh60
SIHM Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Havelli100
IHM Delhi, Pusa305
Ashok Institute of Hosp. & TRSMMNGT Delhi90
DIHM – Lajpat Nagar120
IHM Goa422
IHM Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat335
Ambala Institute of Hotel Management, Haryana 120
SIHM Faridabad, Haryana140
The Lalit Suri Hosp. School Faridabad, Haryana240
SIHM Kurukshetra, Haryana130
SIHM Panipat, Haryana120
SIHM Rohtak, Haryana160
SRM Institute of Hotel MNGT – Sonepat, Haryana60
SIHM Yamunanagar, Haryana100
SIHM Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh120
IHM Shimla, Himachal Pradesh380
IHM Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir203
SIHM Ranchi, Jharkhand120
IHM Bangalore, Karnataka285
SIHM Kozhikode, Kerala90
Munnar Catering College, Kerala120
IHM Trivandrum Kerala298
Oriental School of Hotel MNGT – Wayanad, Kerala120
IHM Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh342
Peoples IHM Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh100
IHM Gwalior Madhya Pradesh300
SIHM Indore Madhya Pradesh120
IHM Mumbai, Maharashtra456
IHM Shillong, Meghalaya160
SIHM Balangir, Odisha60
IHM Bhubaneswar, Odisha288
Ranjita Institute of Hotel MNGT Bhubaneswar, Odisha120
SIHM Puducherry120
SIHM Bhatinda, Pujanb120
IHM Gurdaspur, Pujanb234
C T Institute of Hotel Management Jalandhar, Pujanb60
ST. Soldier Institute of Hotel MNGT Jalandhar, Pujanb50
CCHM, Landran Mohali, Pujanb120
Chitkara School of Hospitality – Rajura, Punjab150
IHM Jaipur, Rajasthan230
Poornima Institute of Hotel, MNGT Poornima Univ. Jaipur, Rajasthan80
SIHM Jodhpur, Rajasthan120
IHM JIET Univ. Jodhpur, Rajasthan120
SIHM Udaipur, Rajasthan60
SIHM Gangtok, Sikkim80
SRM Institute of Hotel MNGT kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu120
SIHM Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu90
IHM Hyderabad, Telangana285
DR.YSR NITHM Hyderabad, Telangana120
Institute of Hotel MNGT Shrishakti Hyderabad, Telangana120
LEO ACAD of Hosp. TRSM and MNGT Hyderabad, Telangana100
SIHM Medak, Telangana60
Heritage Institute of Hotel and Tourism, Agra, UP120
Sunder Deep College of Hotel MNGT, Ghaziabad, UP120
RIG Institute of Hospitality and MNGT, Greater Noida, UP120
IHM Lucknow, UP342
IHM Meerut, UP180
Dewan VS IHM Meerut, UP60
SRM IHM Modinagar, UP60
IHM Dehradun, Uttarakhand140
Kukreja IHM Dehradun, Uttarakhand120
Dev Bhoom IHM Dehradun, Uttarakhand60
IHM Durgapur, West Bengal120
IHM Kolkata, West Bengal380
Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel MNGT Kolkata, West Bengal90

FAQs on National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination 2021

Qs. When will NCHMCT JEE 2021 application form be released?

Ans. NCHMCT JEE 2021 application form has been released on 3rd February at

Qs. What is the last date to fill the application form for the exam?

Ans. You can apply till 10th May.

Qs. Are NIOS students eligible to apply?

Ans. Yes, students who have passed senior secondary school examination by NIOS with minimum five subjects including English as a subject can apply.

Qs. What is the syllabus for NCHMCT JEE exam?

Ans. In the NCHM JEE 2021 exam, you will face questions on Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, English Language, Aptitude for Service Sector.

Qs. What is the official website for NCHM JEE 2021?

Ans. The official website is

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