NCHMCT JEE 2022 - Counselling(Started), Result(Out), Application Form, Exam, Eligibility, Syllabus

Last Modified on : 25 Jan 2023

With excellent career opportunities in India and abroad, Hotel Management has become one of the most sought-after courses among students. The Ministry of Tourism, to tap the boom in the hospitality sector, is promoting courses in the hospitality sector. Even the 5 Star hotels are offering Hotel management courses to provide training to students in hospitality management. For admission to top hotel management institutes, candidates need to clear the national level entrance exam NCHMCT JEE. Here are the details for NCHMCT JEE 2022 exam.

Career Opportunities in Hotel management -

Many colleges in India offer hotel management and catering technology courses. But a student should prefer colleges that the AICTE/ UGC/NCHMCT approves. After the completion of the course, one can become a Chef, Hotel Manager, Food and Beverage Manager, etc.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Latest Updates –

  • Counselling started on 9th July 2022, and the result was declared on 8th July 2022.
  • The Application Form for NCHMCT JEE 2022 was released on 04th February 2022 and the last date for the application submission is 16th May 2022.
  • The NCHMCT JEE 2022 Exam was conducted on 18th June 2022.

Popular Hotel Management Entrance Exams - Every year, various entrance exams are conducted at the national and the state level for admission to Hotel Management courses. Some of the reputed entrance exams are –

  • BIT Mesra Hotel Management

The NCHMCT (National Council Hotel Management and Catering Technology) JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) is the national-level hotel management entrance exam. 21 central institutes, 19 state-level institutes, 13 Private Hotel management colleges, and one Public Sector Undertakings accept the score of this exam. We will be discussing various details related to the exam here in the article.

NCHM JEE 2022 - Quick Overview

Exam name

National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Exam (NCHM JEE)

Exam conducting authority

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Official website

Exam mode

Computer-Based Test (CBT)

Type of Questions

Objective Type Questions

Duration of exam

3 hours

Negative Marking

0.25 marks will be deducted for an incorrect answer

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NCHMCT JEE Exam 2022 Important Dates

Candidates can check here the official NCHMCT JEE 2022 revised schedule.

NCHM JEE 2022 Events

Important Dates

Avail Application form (online)

04th February 2022

Last date to receive the application form

16th May 2022

Availability of application correction window

18th to 20th May 2022

Availability of admit card

14th June 2022

NCHM JEE 2022 Exam

18th June 2022

Result Announcement

8th July 2022

NCHMCT JEE Counselling 2022

9th July to 22nd August 2022

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NCHMCT JEE Counselling 2022 schedule is mentioned below:

NCHM JEE 2022 Counselling Events

Important Dates

Online Registration & Choice filling for First round of Counselling

9th to 13th July 2022

Choice Locking

12th to 13th July 2022

Seat allotment of 1st round

14th July 2022

Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee (₹20,000) and uploading req. Doc.

15th to 19th July 2022

If Query raised by Document Verification Center (DVC), resolve on the portal Verification of Documents by DVC

15th to 19th July 2022


Withdrawal through the portal only

19th July 2022

Vacancy after First Round Allotment

20th July 2022

Second Round of Counselling

Registration for new candidates

21st – 23rd July 2022

Choice Filling/ Modification & Locking

21st – 23rd July 2022

2nd Round seat allotment

25th July 2022

Payment by new candidate – Seat Acceptance Fee (₹20,000) and uploading require documents

26th – 29th July 2022

If Query raised by Document Verification Center (DVC), resolve on the portal Verification of Documents by DVC

26th – 29th July 2022

Withdrawal through the portal only

26th – 29th July 2022

Vacancy after Second Round Allotment

30th July 2022

Third Round of Counselling

Fresh Registration(Reg.Fee ₹2000/-) who have not registered in earlier rounds

1st – 4th August 2022

Choice Filling /Modification & Locking

1st – 4th August 2022

Third Round Seat Allotment Result

5th August 2022

Payment by new candidate – Seat Acceptance Fee (₹20,000) and uploading require documents

6th – 8th August 2022


If Query raised by Document Verification Center (DVC), resolve on the portal Verification of Documents by DVC

6th – 8th August 2022


FINAL Withdrawal through the portal only

8th August 2022

Vacancy after Third Round Allotment

9th August 2022

Fourth Round Counselling

Fourth Round Seat Allotment

17th August 2022

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NCHMCT JEE Exam 2022 Pattern & Syllabus

The National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination (NCHM JEE) 2022 was conducted by NTA on 18th June 2022. Below you can find comprehensive details about the examination pattern and syllabus.

Quick Review

About the Exam


Language of the exam

English and Hindi

Type of questions

Objective type questions

Total number of questions


Number of papers

There are 5 papers.

Name of Papers

The 5 papers are

  1. Numerical Aptitude and Analytical Aptitude
  2. General Knowledge and Current Affairs
  3. English language
  4. Reasoning and Logical Deductions
  5. Aptitude for Service Sector

Scheme of marking

1 mark will be given for each correct answer

Negative marking

0.25 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer

Marking Scheme for Paper 5 (Aptitude for Service Sector)

Graded marks*

Duration of exam

3 hours.

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*Graded Marks – In the question paper, for questions about the service sector, there will be graded marking. It means the most appropriate answer will be given 1 mark, after that the second most appropriate answer will be given 0.75 marks and the third most appropriate response will be given 0.50 marks. 0.25 marks will be deducted for an inappropriate answer.

Distribution of Questions -

The 200 Multiple Choice Questions are distributed as under:


Number of Questions

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude


Reasoning and Logical Deduction


General Knowledge & Current Affairs


English Language


Aptitude for Service Sector




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NCHMCT JEE 2022 Syllabus -

The NCHMCT prescribes no syllabus. However, based on previous years papers, there are various books available in the market which comprises of the topics covered in the exam. Here are some of the important topics for each section.

Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude

Arithmetic, Number Systems, Square roots and Cube roots, Simplification, LCM and HCF, Profit and Loss, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Time and Distance, Work and Wages, Clocks & Calendar, etc.

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

Series, Analytical Reasoning, Linear Arrangement, Syllogism, Data Interpretation, Statements Conclusions, Problems based on Symmetry, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, etc.

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Current Events, Currencies, Animals, Languages, Prizes and Awards, Science and Technology, Famous Personalities, etc.

English Language

Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms and Phrases, One-word substitution, Sentence completion, Paragraph formation, Paragraph completion, Fill in the blanks, Spelling mistakes, etc.

Aptitude for Service Sector

Situation-based questions for testing intelligence and decision-making skills.

NCHMCT JEE Exam 2022 Eligibility

For appearing in the NCHMCT JEE 2022 examination, candidates must fulfill the following eligibility criteria:

  • Should have passed 10+2 level of education from any recognized Central/State Board with English as one of the subjects.
  • Those appearing in 10+2 or equivalent examinations can also appear for NCHMCT JEE 2022. Such candidates are required to submit the proof of passing the qualifying examination latest by 30 September 2022.
  • The upper age limit for the exam as of 1 July 2022:
    • 22 years (born on or after 01 July 1998) – General and OBC
    • 25 years (born on or after 01 July 1995) – SC and ST
  • Upper age limit for physically challenged candidates as per the category they belong to.

NCHMCT JEE Exam 2022 Application Process

A candidate can get the application form online at the official website of the NTA NCHMCT JEE exam. The application forms were available till 16th May 2022. Here are the steps to be followed:

Steps to fill the NCHM JEE 2022 Application Form -

  • Visit the NCHMCT JEE official website and register for the exam by providing details such as email ID, mobile number, choosing a password, and a security question. On successful registration, an application number is generated.
  • Login using the application number and password to complete the remaining application form.
  • Upload the scanned images of the photograph and signature in JPEG/ JPG format. The photograph image must be between 10 to 200 KB and the signature image must be between 4 to 30 KB.
  • Make a payment of the application fee. The application fee can be paid by using a Debit/ Credit card/ Net banking/ e-challan.

NCHMCT JEE Application Fee

Category of  candidate

Application fee charged

General/ OBC

₹ 1000


₹ 450

General EWS

₹ 750

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Note: The processing fee (as applicable) has to be paid by the candidates in addition to the application fee.

NCHMCT JEE Exam 2022 Application Correction Window

Candidates can make changes in their online NCHM JEE 2022 application form. One must note that they need to pay an additional fee for making the changes through credit card, debit card, net banking, UPI, and PayTM.

How to apply for NCHMCT JEE correction window?

  • Visit the official website of NCHM JEE -
  • Click on the application correction link flashing on the homepage.
  • Complete the login procedure and make changes to your form.
  • Pay online fee and save changes.
  • Take a printout of the confirmation page and keep it safe.

NCHMCT JEE Exam 2022 Other Details

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Admit Card

Candidates can download NCHM JEE 2022 admit card from the official website. The dates for downloading the admit card was 14th June 2022. Candidates must download the hall ticket well before the exam to avoid the last-minute rush. Log-in details - application number and password - are required to access the admit card. Read the instructions on the admit card carefully and follow them.

Candidates are required to appear for the exam as per the date and timing mentioned on the admit card. “For those who are unable to appear on the scheduled date of tests for any reason, the NTA shall not be responsible for the conduct of re-test, under any circumstances,” states the official notification.

NCHMCT JEE 2022: Result Declaration & Counselling

NCHMCT JEE result 2022 was declared by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on 8th July 2022. NCHMCT JEE results will be declared via online mode only on the official website of the exam. Candidates can check their results online by entering their name and date of birth at the official portal. All India merit list is prepared as per the score of the candidates in the NCHMCT JEE written examination.

The successful candidates are called for counselling and the allotment of seats between 9th July 2022 to 22nd August 2022. On the basis of the marks scored by the candidates and their choice for the college and course, a seat is allotted.

How To Download NCHM JEE 2022 Score Card Online

  • Visit the official website of NCHM JEE 2022.
  • Click on the tab ‘NCHM JEE 2022 - NTA Score Card’.
  • In the window that opens, enter the login details - application numbers, date of birth and security pin (captcha code).
  • Your NTA NCHM JEE 2022 Scorecard will appear on the screen.
  • Download and take a print of the scorecard.

The NTA NCHMCT JEE scorecards include details of the candidate such as name and roll number, marks scored in the entrance test, etc.

NCHMCT JEE Exam Frequently Asked Questions

Candidates must visit the official website and enter their login details to check the result. The NCHMCT JEE 2022 result was released on 8th July 2022

The admit cards for the National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance Examination (NCHM JEE) 2022 were released online on 14th June 2022. The exact date is 18th June 2022.

The questions are asked from the 5 areas of subjects – Reasoning and Logical deductions, English Language, Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, and Aptitude for Service Sector.

The question paper has objective-type questions.

Yes, there is a scheme of negative marking in the exam. For every incorrect answer, 1 mark is deducted.

The upper age limit for the exam for General and OBC candidates is 25 years, whereas for the reserved category candidate, it is 28 years.

The candidate should have done his 12th standard from any recognized University or Board. He should have done his 12th standard with English as one of the subjects.

Yes, seats are reserved for a certain category of candidates as per the government rules and regulations. For OBC candidates, 27% of seats are reserved, whereas, for the SC and ST candidates, 15% and 7.5 % of seats are reserved, respectively.

The General and OBC candidates are charged Rs 1000 as an application fee, while the SC/ ST /PwD/Transgender candidates are charged Rs 450. General EWS are charged Rs 750.

The application forms will be available from 4th February to 16th May 2022.

The NCHMCT JEE 2022 exam was scheduled to be held on 18th June 2022 (Saturday).

NCHM JEE is National Council for Hotel Management (NCHM) Joint Entrance Exam (JEE).


Paritosh pathak, October 9, 2021

What is enrollment/registration number

Exams Planner, October 14, 2021

It will be mentioned on your admit card. Also, at the time of registration, it is sent to your email ID.

Sudeep, May 17, 2020

How can i get the application form now

Exams Planner, May 23, 2020

The application process is over.