NCHM JEE 2024 was conducted on 11 May 2024 by NTA. The National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination (NCHM JEE) is a National level Hotel Management entrance exam. The Official Notification for the National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology Joint Entrance Examination (NCHMCT JEE) 2024 is anticipated to be released in February 2024. Aspirants can access the notification on the official website: The National Testing Agency (NTA) is responsible for conducting the NCHM JEE, facilitating admission to the B.Sc. (Hospitality & Hotel Administration) Course at various Institutes of Hotel Management (IHM) across the country.

The Application Form for NCHMCT JEE 2024 is set to be available from February 2024. Eligible candidates meeting the specified criteria can complete the registration and apply for the examination. This marks the beginning of the process for individuals aspiring to pursue a career in Hospitality and Hotel Administration through this national-level entrance exam.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to stay updated on the official website for the release of the NCHMCT JEE 2024 Official Notification and the commencement of the application process. It’s a crucial step for those aiming to embark on a journey in the field of hospitality and hotel management.

NCHM JEE 2024 result has been released. Get the link to check the result here.

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The National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT) was established in 1982 with the mission of providing exceptional education and promoting awareness in the fields of Hotel and Tourism. This autonomous body is dedicated to the coordinated development of the hotel and tourism sector in India.

As part of its efforts to facilitate quality education in the hotel and hospitality industry, NCHMCT introduced the Joint Entrance Examination (NCHM-JEE). NCHM-JEE is a national-level entrance exam designed for admission to NCHM-affiliated colleges that offer B.Sc. courses in Hotel Management and Tourism.

NCHM JEE 2024 Exam Date

Exam EventEvent Date
Release of application form or Start of registration09 Feb 2024
Last date to apply07 Apr 2024 (Upto 05.00 pm)
Last date for successful fee payment07 Apr 2024 (Upto 11.50 pm)
Application Form Correction09 Apr 2024 to 12 Apr 2024
Issuance of NCHM JEE admit card 202430 Apr 2024
NCHM JEE 2024 exam date11 May 2024
Exam Timings9 am to 12 noon
Release of answer key05 Jun 2024
Announcement of NCHM JEE result 202406 Jun 2024
NCHM JEE 2024 Exam Date

Eligibility Criteria

  • For candidates from General and OBC categories the upper age limit is 25 years as on 01st July
  • In the case of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates, the upper age limit is 28 years as on 01st July.
  • The offer of admission is subject to verification of original certificates/documents at the time of admission. If any candidate is found ineligible at a later date even after admission to an Institute, his/her admission will stand cancelled.

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.


  • In the case of Institutes run by the Central Government, the reservation would be applicable as mentioned below:
  1. 15% of the seats SC candidates
  2. 7.5% seats for ST candidates
  3. 27% seats for OBC NCL candidates as per the Central List
  4. 10% of the seats for (General -EWS) candidates
  5. Reservation for Kashmiri Migrant /Kashmiri Pandits / Hindus (Non Migrants)

Exam Pattern

  • Mode of the Exam – Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Language – English and Hindi only
  • Duration – 3 Hours
  • Type of Question – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • Total No. of Questions – 200 Questions
  • Marking Scheme – Each question carries four (04) marks. One (01) mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. No marks will be deducted for any question left unanswered.

The exam is of duration 3 hours duration and contains a total of 200 questions. The most apt answers will be awarded 1 mark, followed by 0.75, 0.5, 0.25 marks respectively. Every wrong answer marked by the candidate leads to a deduction of 0.25 marks. The questions asked under Aptitude for Service Sector subject to the graded marks. Negative marking does not apply for Aptitude for Service Sector section. The exam Pattern of NCHM JEE 2021 is described in the following table –

SectionsNo. of Questions
Numerical Ability & Scientific Aptitude30
Reasoning & Logical Deduction30
General Knowledge & Current Affairs30
English Language60
Aptitude for Service Sector50
NCHMCT JEE Exam Pattern

Language of Question Paper
– Question Paper will be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi (except for the English Language).


National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology will declare the cutoff of NCHM JEE 2021 in May. The cutoff is the minimum required marks which a candidate has to secure to get shortlisted for the next level of admission process.


Allotment of seats through Counselling process
– There shall be three rounds of Counselling on the basis of merit. The detailed process of counselling shall be available in the website along with declaration of result of Written Test in the 3rd week of May.

Withdrawal and Refund policy :
A. Where 100% refunds of fee is permitted except the Counselling fee of Rs.1000/- only.
i. Candidates who could not be allotted seat during Ist, IInd & Spot Round of Counselling.
ii. Candidatges who have been allotted seat during Ist and IInd rounds of Counselling but withdraw through the system at the respective Admission Center as per given schedule. (Schedule of withdrawal to be given during Counselling)

B. Where 50% refunds of fee and full Caution Money is permitted except the Counselling fee of Rs.1000/- only.
i. Candidates who have been allotted seat during Ist, IInd & Spot Rounds of Counselling and could not withdraw through the system as at A (ii) above and not even reported for admission at the allotted Institute.
ii. Candidates who have been allotted seat through Ist, IInd & Spot Rounds of Counselling and reported to the allotted Institute but did not attend any class.

C. Where only Caution Money is to be refunded.
i. Candidates who have been allotted seat during Ist, IInd & Spot Rounds of Counselling and reported
to the allotted Institute and attended Classes.

Participating Institutes

NoName of IHMsAddress of IHMs
  Central Government IHM 
1AIHM ChandigarhDr.Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management sector 42 D, Chandigarh-160036
2IHM BengaluruInstitute of Hotel Management, S.J. Polytechnic Campus, Bengaluru-560001
3IHM BhopalInstitute of Hotel Management, 1100 Quarters, Near Academy of Administration, Bhopal-462016
4IHM BhubaneswarInstitute of Hotel Management, Veer Surendra Sai Nagar, Bhubaneswar-751007
5IHM ChennaiInstitute of Hotel Management CIT Campus,TTTI-Tharamani-p.o.,Chennai-600113
6IHM Delhi, PusaInstitute of Hotel Management, Library Avenue, Pusa Campus, New Delhi – 110012
7IHM Gandhi NagarInstitute of Hotel Management, Bhaijipura, Patia, Kudasan Gandhinagar-382421
8IHM GoaInstitute of Hotel Management, P.O. Alto Porvorim, Bardez, Goa – 403521
9IHM GurdaspurInstitute of Hotel Management Village Bariar, GT Road, Gurdaspur – 143521
10IHM GuwahatiInstitute of Hotel Management VIP Road, Upper Hengrabari, Barabari, Guwahati – 781036
11IHM GwaliorInstitute of Hotel Management Airport Road, Maharajpura P.O., Gwalior – 474005
12IHM HajipurInstitute of Hotel Management, Near Ramashish Chowk,Opp. State Circuit HouseHajipur,Vaishali-844102(Bihar)
13IHM HyderabadInstitute of Hotel Management F-Row, Durgabai Deshmukh Colony, Vidyanagar, Hyderabad – 500007
14IHM JaipurInstitute of Hotel Management, Sikar Road, Near Bani Park Police Station, Jaipur – 302016
15IHM KolkataInstitute of Hotel Management, P-16, Taratala Road, Kolkata – 700 088
16IHM LucknowInstitute of Hotel Management, Seed Farm, Sector -G, Aliganj, Lucknow – 226024
17IHM MumbaiInstitute of Hotel Management, Veer Savarkar Marg, Dadar (W), Mumbai – 400028
18IHM ShillongInstitute of Hotel Management, Lumpyngad, Bishop Cotton Road,Shillong – 793001
19IHM ShimlaInstitute of Hotel Management, Kufri, Shimla – 171012
20IHM SrinagarInstitute of Hotel Management, Rajbagh, Srinagar- 190008
21IHM ThiruvanathapuramInstitute of Hotel Management, G V Raja Road, Kovalam, Triruvananthapuram- 695527
State Government IHM
22CIHM-ChandigarhChandigarh Institute of Hotel Management, Sector 42 D, Chandigarh- 160036
23DIHM-Lajpat NagarDelhi Institute of Hotel Management, Behind lady Sriram College, Lajpat Nagar-IV, New Delhi- 110024
24Dr.YSR National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality ManagementNear Urdu University (MANUU), Telecom Nagar, Gachhibowli, Hyderabad-500 032
25SIHM PONDICHERRYInstitute of Hotel Management Murungapakkam Road, Mahalakshmi Nagar, Pondicherry-605004
26SIHM- BathindaState Institute of Hotel Management, Industrial Growth Center, Mansa Road, Bathinda(Punjab)
27SIHM- FaridabadState Institute of Hotel Management, Badkal Lake Crossing, Faridabad-121001
28SIHM- HamirpurSate Institute of Hotel Management, P.O. Jhaniari,Hamirpur 177001 (HP)
29SIHM- YamunanagarVillage Bhamboli Distt. Yamunanagar Haryana- 133103
30SIHM-DehradunInstitute of Hotel Management, Near Tapkeshwar Temple, Garhi Cantt. Dehradun -248003
31SIHM-GangtokState Institute of Hotel Management, Sajong, Rumtek, Ranipol,Gangtok – 737135
32SIHM-IndoreSurvey No. 1094/1, 807 Village Rau, Tarik Khan Ki Tekri, Near Silicon Valley, Indore 453331
33SIHM-JodhpurState Institute of Hotel Management Govt.Polytechnic campus, Jodhpur-342001
34SIHM-KozhikodeState Institute of Hotel Management, Govt Guesthouse Compound, West Hills, Kozhikode-673005
35SIHM-KurukshetraState Institute of Hotel Management, Jyotisar, Near Kalpana Chawla Planatarium, Kurukshetra- 136119
36SIHM-PanipatState Institute of Hotel Management Industrial Area, Panipat-132 103 (Haryana)
37SIHM-RohtakState Institute of Hotel Management, NEAR TILYAR LAKE ROHTAK-124001
38SIHM-SilvassaState Institute of Hotel Management, Dr. B B A Polytechnic Campus Srv.No.137/P, Karad, Silvassa-396230
39SIHM-TiruchirapalliState Institute of Hotel Management, Thuvakudi Tiruchirapalli – 620015
40SIHM-TirupatiNear S. V. Zoo Park, Perur (v), Beside AP Tourism Transport, Tirupati – 517501
41Ashok Institute of Hospitality & Tourism ManagementHotel Samrat Campus (Chanakya Puri, New Delhi 110021)
Private IHM
42C T Institute of Hotel ManagementCT Institute of Hotel Management UE II- Pratap Pura Road, Shahpur, Jalandhar- 144 0088(Pb)
43CCHM -Landran,MohaliChandigarh College of Hotel Management, Landran Road, Mohali,Punjab- 140307
44Chitkara School of HospitalityChitkara School of hospitality Chandigarh-Patiala National Highway Jansla,Teh: Rajpura, Patiala -140401
45Desh Bhagat IHMCTDesh Bhagat Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology Amloh Road, Mandi, Gobindgarh.- 147301(Punjab)
46Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel ManagementGuru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management157/F, Nilgunj Road, Panihati,Kolkata – 700114
47IHM-MeerutInstitute of Hotel management Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition 77 Milestone,Delhi Dehradun Road, Daurala,National Highway-58, Meerut-250001
48K C College of Hotel ManagementKC College of Hotel Management Karyam Road,Jalandhar- Chandigarh Highway Nawanshahr (Punjab)- 144514
49Munnar Catering CollegeMunnar Catering College Thachankary Hills, Sooryanelli, Idukki, Munnar-685618(Kerala)
50Oriental School of Hotel ManagementOriental School of Hotel management, Valley View, Lakkidi, Vythiri, Wayanad, Kerala -673576
51Ranjita Institute of Hotel Management & CateringRanjita Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology,Bidya Nagar, Janla, Mahura, Bhubaneswar-752054
52Shri Shakti College of Hotel ManagementShri Shakti Collage of Hotel Management Venus Plaza, Begumpet, Hyderabad -500016
53SRM Institute of Hotel ManagementSRM-Institute of Hotel Management SRM Nagar,Kattankulathur, Kanchipuram-603203
54St. Soldier Institute of Hotel ManagementSt.Soldier Institute of Hotel Management Behind NIT, Jalandhar -Amritsar Bye Pass, Jalandhar-144011
55The Lalit Suri Hosp. SchoolNear Badkhal Complex Pali Road, Faridabad- 121001

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Contact Details

Address: A-34, Block A, Industrial Area, Sector 62, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201309

Phone: 0120 259 0600

NCHM JEE Exam – An Overview

Exam AspectAspect Information
Name of ExamNCHM JEE
Full FormNational Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination
Exam Conducting BodyNTA
Full Name of BodyNational Testing Agency
Level of ExamNational Level
Official Website of
Courses Where Admission Is Through This TestB.Sc. (Hospitality & Hotel Administration)
Colleges / Universities / Institutes Where Admission Is Through This TestNCHM affiliated Institutes
Region Of Exam
(admission to institutes in these areas are primarily through this test;
does not reflect from where students can participate)
Type Of ExamHotel Management Entrance Exams
Minimum Educational Qualification Class 12
Mode of ExamComputer Based Test
Type of QuestionsObjective Type Exam comprises Multiple Choice Questions
Number of Questions200
Total Marks800
Marking Scheme+4, -1
Exam Duration180 minutes (3.00 hours)
Subjects in Question PaperNumerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, English Language, Aptitude for Service Sector
NCHM JEE Exam – An Overview

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