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West Bengal Hotel Management Common Entrance Test (JEHOM)

West Bengal Hotel Management Common Entrance Test (JEHOM)

WBJEE JEHOM 2017 Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board will conduct the Common Entrance Test titled JEHOM 2016 as well as Counselling for admission to full-time Bachelor Degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT) for the academic year 2017-18.

Exam Name: West Bengal Common Entrance Test (JEHOM)
Commonly called as: JEHOM
Exam Level: State Level
Conducting Institute: West Bangal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB)

Important Dates

WBJEE JEHOM 2017 Admission Dates

On-line form fill up 4th week of March 2017 to 4th week of April 2017
Fee payment 4th week of March 2017 to 4th week of April 2017
Download Admit card 1st & 2nd week of May 2017
JEHOM Examination 2nd week of May 2017
Publication of result 2nd week of June 2017
Counselling To be decided by the Jadavpur University

Eligibility Criteria

- The applicant must be a citizen of India.

- Should have passed / appeared in 10+2 level examination in regular mode from West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or from any other equivalent board.

- Obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidate belonging to SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B category) at the qualifying examination.

- Age: Not less than 17 years as on 31st December.


Admissions to Bachelor Degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT) course is offered through WBJEE JEHOM.

How to Apply

Application has to be filled up ONLINE at the portal:

The candidate needs to visit the portal and follow the links - - . The form is interactive in nature. There are four steps in application form submission as follows:

Step - 1. Registration:

The candidate has to input name, date of birth, gender, e-mail id and mobile number. Candidate must take utmost care to give these inputs. If mistakes are committed there is no chance of correction. The given mobile number and e-mail id will be used for all further communication. At the end of this step, the candidate may opt to log out or continue to next step. For further login, the candidate has to use his/her application number and date of birth.

Step - 2. Application Form:

In this step, the candidate has to enter his/her personal and academic information and also two choices of examination centre. The fields mark with (*) are mandatory fields, i.e. mandatory to be filled in.

Step - 3 : Image Upload

At this step, the candidate has to upload scanned copies of his/her photograph, signature and Admit Card / Mark sheet of 10th standard as age proof.

Recent coloured passport sized photograph storage size : 10 to 100 KB (.JPEG/.JPG)
Signature storage size : 10 to 100 KB (.JPEG/.JPG)
Age proof (Admit Card/Mark sheet of 10th standard examination storage size : 100 to 300 KB (.JPEG/.JPG)

Step - 4: Payment and Confirmation

The candidate has to take a print out of the e-challan for payment of fees of Rs. 510/- (Application fee = Rs. 500/- and Bank Charges = Rs. 10/-). Carry the e-challan to any branch of Allahabad Bank and make payment. After making the payment, the candidate has to login again and enter relevant payment details.

At the end of these four steps candidate will “SUBMIT” finally, when the system will automatically generate a confirmation page. The candidate needs to download, take a printout and preserve this confirmation page.

Application Fee

The WBJEE JEHOM application fee is 510/- only (500/- + 10/- Bank Charges)

Exam Cities

The WBJEE JEHOM examination will be conducted in the centre(s) located at DURGAPUR, SILIGURI and KOLKATA. Any examination centre may be dropped if adequate numbers of candidates are not available. The applicants from such centre(s) will be allotted seats in Kolkata. The allotment of examination centre is fully at the discretion of the Board. Allotment made by the Board is final and no request for changing the zone/centre of examination will be entertained under any circumstances.

Paper Pattern

The WBJEE JEHOM test will be on 50 questions, each carrying 2 marks (Full marks 100) to be completed in 1 hour. The paper contains following topics,

WBJEE JEHOM Exam Pattern
Subject Marks Questions
English Language 30 marks 15 questions
Knowledge 30 marks 15 questions
Logical Reasoning 20 marks 10 questions
Elementary Mathematics 20 marks questions

All questions will be of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) type. Answers are to be marked (bubbled) on OMR Answer Sheets using black /blue ball point pen. Each question will have four answer options of which only one is correct. Each correct response will fetch 2 marks, each incorrect response will fetch (-1/2) mark, whereas no response will fetch zero marks. Multiple responses for any question will fetch (-1/2) mark. The questions will be in English language only.

Admit Card / Hall Ticket

The candidate should verify all the information in the admit card. If any issue is found, then get it corrected with the concerned authority.

The candidates are required to carry the admit card to the examination hall. Without it, you will not be allowed to enter the examination hall. It is also very important to document for the further admission processes.

Candidates must ensure that the admit card is not mutilated/ distorted/ soiled even by accident. Candidates with such mutilated/ distorted/ soiled admit cards will not be allowed to appear in JEHOM.


The Board will publish the merit list and final allotment of seats will be made through counselling to be conducted by the WBJEEB. The Board neither publishes nor communicates the result to any individual applicant. It does not have any provision for post-publication scrutiny or review and hence such application will not be entertained. The tentative date of publication of result on the website:

Accepting College

Colleges accepting admissions through WBJEE JEHOM
College Name Seats
NSHM School of Hotel Management, Durgapur 120 Seats
Siliguri Institute of Technology, Siliguri 45 Seats
Guru Nanak Institute Of Hotel Management (GNIHM), Kolkata 60 Seats

Contact Details

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board
AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt lake,
Kolkata-700 091


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