Hotel Management Entrance Exam
National council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT) Joint Entrance Examination is conducted in the month of April for admission to B.Sc Hospitality and Hotel Administration and other courses of study at 21 central Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), 14 state government IHM and 15 private IHM affiliated with NCHMCT. There are more than 3000 seats through this entrance exam. The JEE assess Numerical ability, scientific aptitude, Reasoning and Logical deduction, General Knowledge and current affairs and English Language.
Common Hotel Admission Test (e CHAT) is an online test conducted in the month of May by Edexcel Educational services for admission in 3 year BA in Hospitality management at IIHMs. The test is an objective type with 45 multiple-choice questions to be answered in 60 min. It will comprise of language comprehension, mathematical skills, data analysis and interpretation, intelligence and critical reasoning, awareness of Indian & Global Economy.
Panjab University Tourism and Hospitality Admission Test (PUTHAT) is conducted in May for 60 seats in B Sc Hospitality and Hotel Administration and 30 seats in BSc Tourism Management by University Institute of Hotel Management and Tourism, Panjab University. The test can be taken only in Chandigarh and will comprise of 100 questions of one mark each to be attempted in 90 minutes. There is negative marking for every wrong answer. Syllabus for the test is English Aptitude, Current Affairs and General Awareness, Reasoning Ability and Hospitality Industry Awareness.