The National Council for Hotel Management Joint Entrance examination (NCHM JEE) is a national level written exam conducted on April 26, 2014 for admission into hospitality and hotel administration courses across the country. The offline test  was taken to offer admission to the 3-year B.Sc programme in hospitality and hotel administration at 21 Central and 16 State Government Institutes in India.

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NCHM JEE 2014 score is also accepted by 15 other private Institutes of Hotel Management.

For any doubts and queries students can call the NCHMCT JEE Exam 2014 Helpline at 011-40360360

Career Launcher has done a comprehensive analysis of the NCHM JEE 2014. The analysis will help the test takers to understand the difficulty level of the test and their individual performance.Careers360 brings you the analysis by Career Launcher.

Analysis by Career Launcher:

There were 200 questions in the paper with a total duration of 3 hours. There were five sections in all - English Language, Reasoning and Logical Deduction, Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude, General Knowledge and Current Affairs and Aptitude for Service Sector.

According to experts at Career Launcher, the overall level of difficulty of the test was easy to moderate. The paper had 4 sets and the sequence of questions differed from set to set.

The pattern of NCHM JEE 2014 is given below:


 Topic-wise level of difficulty




There were 4 given options for each question in the paper. In all the sections, except for the Service Aptitude Section, 1 mark was awarded for each correct answer while 0.25 marks were deducted for each incorrect one.

There was no negative marking for the section - ‘Aptitude for Service Sector’. The marking scheme of this section was different as there was no right or wrong answer. The answers in this section were graded from the most to the least appropriate one.

The marking scheme for ‘Aptitude for Service Sector’ was as follows:

1 mark was awarded for the most appropriate answer, 0.75 for the next best answer, 0.50 for the next choice and 0.25 for the least appropriate one.

Below is the break-up of the sections:

English Language

This section has most number of questions from vocabulary and grammar. In Vocabulary, there were questions on synonyms, antonyms, idioms, spelling, Fill in the blanks and Meaning of the underlined phrase.

In Grammar, there were questions on Spot the Error and Direct-Indirect Speech. Career Launcher experts say the questions were of moderate difficulty level. Unlike previous year, there were no questions on Para-Jumble.

There were 3 Reading Comprehension passages with 5 questions each. One of the passages was on the topic ship breaking industry and its effects on the environment'; the other passage was regarding education in management schools and the third passage was on the launch of Agni Missile- 5.


The table below shows the distribution of questions per sub-section


Number of questions

Reading Comprehension












Meaning of the Underlined Phrase


Spot the Error


Direct - Indirect speech


Following Infograph shows the difficulty level per sub-section 


Reasoning and Logical Deduction

According to Career Launcher, the difficulty level of this section was primarily moderate. A student could have attempted around 20 - 22 questions in 30 to 40 minutes. Majority of the questions in this section were from topics like Visual Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning, Venn Diagram and Odd One Out. Most of the question in this section could be solved by applying basic logic.

 The table below shows the distribution of questions per sub-section


Number of questions

Visual Reasoning




Coding - Decoding


Analytical Reasoning 


Venn Diagram


Odd One Out




Blood Relation


Following Infograph shows the difficulty level per sub-section o


Numerical Ability & Scientific Aptitude

This section had 15 questions each on Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude. The questions in Numerical Ability section were from varied topics like Ratio, Percentage, Simple and Compound Interest, Time, Speed and Distance and Time and Work. The questions on Scientific Aptitude required basic understanding of the subject. The overall level of difficulty of this section was moderate.

The table below shows the distribution of questions per sub-section


Number of questions

Number System         

1 - 2       


2 - 3       


1 - 2       

Simple Interest and Compound Interest

2 - 3       

Profit, loss and discount        

1 - 2       

Time, speed and distance       

2 - 3       

Time and work           

1 - 2       


1 - 2       


1 - 2       







Following Infograph shows the difficulty level per sub-section


General Knowledge and Current Affairs

This section was dominated by questions from Hotel and Tourism industry. Unlike previous year, there weren't many questions from static G.K. A student could have attempted around 22-24 questions.

The table below shows the distribution of questions per sub-section


Number of questions









Books and Authors         


Hotel and Tourism          


Current Affairs 




Following Infograph shows the difficulty level per sub-section


Aptitude for Service Sector

There were 50 questions in this section, whose level of difficulty was easy to moderate. There were no correct or incorrect answers. Majority of the questions were related to real life situations and work culture in service sector. Some questions in this section tested the personality traits of the students while a few tested their decision-making skills. There was no negative marking for this section.

Disclaimer: All information on cut-offs, analysis, answer key and scores are based on independent analysis and evaluation made by Career Launcher. We do not take responsibility for any decision that might be taken, based on this information.

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is nchmct is postponed and when is the exam?

Maria Sunny 29th Mar, 2020


According to the information available on the official website NCHM JEE 2020 will be held on 25th April 2020. If there is any change in the exam dates it will be available in the official website. NHTET April 2020 has been rescheduled from 11th April to 9th May 2020.

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nchm jee entrance exam ke liye ham 10 sal Ka previous question paper solve kar rahe hain to vah this year exam mein kam aaega ki Nahin.

Manisha Gupta Expert 25th Mar, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

It will help you to know the level of the questions. NCHM JEE is for a course that prepares you for a vital part of the hospitality sector. Interpersonal skills are something that you can not do without in this industry.  Here are some preparation tips you can follow:

The Aptitude for Service Sector section of NCHM JEE aims to test if you possess these skills. This is the only section that has no negative marking. The best way to crack this is to remain true to yourself and answer as per your personal judgement.

Attempt previous year sample papers.

Give mocks both online-offline

Analyze your mocks-know your weak and strength areas

Keep practicing and follow a routine sincerely

Good Luck!


you dont provide any subject video for preparation

Ankita yadav 24th Mar, 2020
Hi aspirant
We do provide educational video but  we dont provide any coaching for NCHM JEE.

Hope this is helpful.

site for NCHMTC enteance exam application form

anurag khanna 15th Mar, 2020

Hi Aspirant,

National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT) entrance examination will be conducted by National Testing Agency(NTA) on 25th April.

Link for application form for NCHMCT entrance exam is given below :-

Link :-

Fir more information about NCHMCT read this article .

I hope this answer helps you.

Good Luck!!


my date of birth is 19-01-1997. my age is 23 year old. i have applied for nchmct jee. is there any problem regarding my age criteria. because many people is saying that there will be difficulty while getting placement. pelase help me regarding this. thank you.

Anantika Kushwaha 12th Mar, 2020
Hello Aspirant,

The eligibility criteria regarding age for NCHMCT JEE is-

The candidate's age should be 25 or less if belonging to General or OBC category. While for SC/ST the candidate's age should be 28 or less.

Since you are 23 years old as of now. You are definitely eligible.
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