National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Joint Entrance Examination or NCHMCT JEE is a gateway for aspirants who seek admission in top-notch hotel management institutions in India. With more than 8,000 seats available in more than 71 associated central and private colleges, it becomes essential for students to prepare strategically for this exam. Thus, knowing the format of the exam and covering the syllabus precisely becomes quite crucial.
Owing to the ongoing corona crisis, the date of the NCHMCT JEE 2020 has been extended by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Therefore, appearing candidates must utilize this cessation period and plan to sharpen their exam solving skills. Candidates must prepare according to the weightage of the topics and solve previous year question papers for the best possible outcome.
This article would emphasize on the syllabus and structure of the topics which will be predominantly asked in the NCHMCT JEE 2020.
Table of Contents
- NCHMCT JEE Syllabus – Detailed Syllabus
- NCHMCT JEE Syllabus – FAQ’s
NCHMCT JEE Syllabus – Detailed Syllabus
The NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam will be composed of the following 5 sections:
- Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude (30 Questions)
- Reasoning and Logical Deduction (30 Questions)
- General Knowledge and Current Affairs (30 Questions)
- English Language (60 Questions)
- Aptitude for Service Sector (50 Questions)
It is clearly visible that more than 50% of the exam would feature questions
related to the English language and aptitude questions related to the service sector. Thus, candidates must prepare for different sections, as per the weightage given to them. On the other hand, time consuming sections like analytical aptitude & numerical ability must be thoroughly practiced by candidates, as managing time is the key to clear any entrance exam. Aspirants must also keep a check on the current affairs happening all around the world.
NCHMCT JEE 2020 Syllabus – Numerical Ability and Analytical Aptitude
- Elementary Mathematics
- Mensuration- Areas and Volumes
- Arithmetic (number Theory)
- Number systems
- Square Roots
- Cube Roots
- Fractions and Decimals
- HCF and LCM
- Chain Rule
- Ratio and Proportion
- Simple Interest
- Clocks & Calendar related problems
- Speed (of cars, trains etc) related problems
- Time and Distance related problems
- Work and Wage-related problems
NCHMCT JEE 2020 Syllabus – Reasoning and Logical Deductions
- Analytical Reasoning
- Direction and Distance related questions
- Verbal and Nonverbal series
- Ordering and Sequencing
- Linear Arrangement
- Complex Arrangement
- Coding and Decoding
- Blood relations related questions
- Symbols and notations
- Data interpretation
- Statements assumptions
- Statements arguments
- Statements conclusions
- Problems based on Visual Ability
NCHMCT JEE 2020 Syllabus – General Knowledge
- Famous personalities
- Books and Authors
- Solar system
- Global Economic Conditions
- Countries and Capitals
- Inventions and discoveries
- Important Dates
- International Current Affairs
- National Current Affairs
- World Organisations
- Prizes and awards
- Global Statistics
NCHMCT JEE 2020 Syllabus – English Language
- English proficiency
- Word formation
- Error correction
- Sentence completion
- Idioms and Phrases
- Passage completion
- Unseen Passages
- One word substitution
- Paragraph completion
- Rearrangement of words
NCHMCT JEE 2020 Syllabus – Current Affairs
- Science and Technology
- Crucial events
Note – The NCHMCT JEE 2020 will feature questions from the above mentioned topics. However, the exact weightage of the questions in each section will vary. Thus, candidates are advised to practice previous year questions and get a fair idea of the composition of the examination. It is crucial for the candidates to cover the majority of the above given topics to ensure good chances of qualifying. Aspiring candidates must not recklessly attempt the questions as negative marking may halt their chances of qualifying.
NCHMCT JEE Syllabus – FAQ’s
Q. What is the best way to prepare for the NCHMCT JEE 2020 exam ?
Solving previous year question papers, reading news, exploring the internet and constant revision are some of the ways which will help your preparation for the NCHMCT JEE exam. A systematic practice of the subjects according to their respective weightage in the exam would also result in a good preparation.
Q. Is NCHMCT JEE a difficult exam ?
No, the difficulty level of the NCHMCT JEE is quite moderate. It checks the basic aptitude skills of the candidates in subjects like maths, English, general knowledge and logical reasoning.
Q. What are the main topics in the English section of the NCHMCT?
Some of the major topics that are given focus in the English section of the NCHMCT JEE exam are -
Idioms and Phrases
Q. What are the total number of questions asked in the NCHMCT JEE ?
A There are a total number of 200 questions asked in the NCHMCT JEE.