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NCHM JEE Eligibility 2022 - Age, Academic Qualification, Minimum Marks, Reservation

Updated By Sayantani Bhattarcharya on 22 Mar, 2022 14:52

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NCHMCT JEE 2022 Eligibility Criteria

NCHMCT JEE 2022 eligibility criteria is defined by NTA (National Testing Agency) for all those applicants who wish to register for the exam. According to NCHM JEE 2022 eligibility criteria, candidates must meet the age limit as well as the requisite academic qualification. Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE before applying for the exam. NTA will also mention the criteria for physical fitness that the candidates must meet.

Candidate's application form will not be accepted if he/she fails to meet the eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE 2022. Besides checking the eligibility criteria for NCHMCT JEE exam, candidates must also go through the eligibility norms defined by the NCHMCT JEE participating institutes. National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT) used to conduct Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) each year to offer admission to aspirants in hospitality and hotel administration programmes. 

Detailed Eligibility Criteria for NCHMCT JEE 2022

The detailed eligibility criteria of NCHM JEE 2022 can be checked below -

NCHM JEE 2022 Age Limit:

  • The upper age limit for candidates from General and OBC category is 25 years as on July 1, 2022. Candidates born on or after July 1, 1995, are eligible to apply for the examination.

  • The upper age limit for candidates from SC/ST category is 28 years as on July 1, 2022. Candidates born on or after July 1, 1992, are eligible to apply for the examination.

  • The upper age limit for Physically Challenged applicants shall be the same as per the category he/she belongs to, i.e., General/SC/ST/OBC

Note: The Date of Birth (DoB) as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/Pre-University Certificate of candidates shall be accepted. This certificate needs to be presented by candidates in original at the time of counselling, failing which the candidate will not be considered for counselling/admission.

Physical Fitness Criteria for NCHM JEE 2022

  • Candidates who successfully qualify the entrance exam, they must provide a physical fitness certificate at the time of admission. This particular certificate will have to be provided by a registered medical practitioner.

Academic Qualification required for NCHM JEE 2022

  • To become eligible to apply for NCHMCT JEE 2022, applicants should have qualified 12th class or equivalent from a recognised board with English as the main subject.

  • Appearing applicants in 12th standard are also eligible to apply for NCHMCT JEE 2022. 

  • Those appearing in 12th standard or equivalent examination can also appear in NCHMCT JEE 2022 on a provisional basis. However, they must submit their proof of qualifying the 12th class exam along with other eligibility conditions at the time of admission.

Note: If an applicant is found ineligible at a later date even after admission to an Institute, his/her admission will stand cancelled.

Qualifying exams for Indian Students:

Applicants are eligible to apply for the NCHMCT JEE, if they have passed one of the qualifying exams mentioned below, the details are given below:

  • Applicant should have a plus two level examination in the 10+2 pattern of Senior Secondary education (SSE) of any recognised Central/State Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education and Council for Indian School

  • Certificate Examination or State Boards of Secondary Education.

  • High School Certificate Examination of Cambridge University.

  • Applicant should have Intermediate or two-year PreUniversity Examination organised by a recognised Board/ University. 

  • Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in a foreign country recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 pattern of Senior Secondary education. 

  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.

  • H.S.C. Vocational Examination approved by NCVT and SCVT of concerned State. 

  • Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects including English as one of the subjects.

NCHMCT JEE 2022 Reservation Criteria

As per the rules of Government of India, applicants belonging to certain categories are admitted on the basis of the seats reserved for them. The allocation of the seats for qualified and eligible applicants is in accordance with the reservation criteria of NCHMCT JEE 2022. All affiliated institutes of the council follow the reservation criteria.

The NCHMCT JEE 2022 reservation policy states the percentage of seats that will be set aside for candidates belonging to the reserved categories such as OBC, SC, ST, PwD etc. To apply for the reserved category seats in the NCHMCT JEE 2022 participating colleges, the candidates have to mention the category they belong to during the NCHMCT JEE 2022 application process. 

The table below will offer the candidates an insight regarding the NCHMCT JEE 2022 reservation policy:

Category

Seat Reservation

Scheduled Category

15%

Scheduled Tribe

7.5%

OBC-Non Creamy Layer

27%

Kashmiri Migrant

1 seat in each participating institute

Physically Disabled

5%

  • Non Creamy Layer (OBC–NCL) category are as per the Central list of Other Backward Classes available on National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), Government of India. Thus, the candidates falling in this list may mention OBC in the Category Column. State list OBC Candidates who are not in OBC-NCL (Central List) must choose General.

  • For any category of disability ( locomotors, visual, dyslexia, speech, and /or hearing) benefit would be given to those who have at least 40% physical impairment.

What After NCHMCT JEE 2022 Eligibility?

After the aspirants check out the NCHMCT JEE 2022 eligibility criteria and apply for the NCHMCT JEE 2022 entrance exam, they will be required to wait for the release of the NCHMCT JEE 2022 admit card. The admit card for NCHMCT JEE 2022 will be available for the candidates to download from the official website of National Testing Agency (NTA).

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FAQs on NCHMCT JEE Eligibility Criteria 2022

1. What is the age limit to apply for NCHMCT JEE 2022?

The upper age limit should be 25 years for GEN/OBC & 28 years for SC/ST categories candidates.

2. I belong to SC category. Is there any relaxation in application fee?

Yes. The application fee for SC & ST category candidates will be Rs. 400.

3. I am not complete 12th yet. Can I apply?

Yes, you can apply. But you have submitted their proof of qualifying the 12th class exam along with other eligibility conditions at the time of admission or by  September 30, 2020.

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FAQs about NCHMCT JEE Eligibility

Who decides the eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE?

The eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE is decided by the NTA (National Testing Agency). The eligibility criteria generally remains the same every year.

What will happen if the candidate is found ineligible after admission to an Institute through NCHMCT JEE?

If an applicant is found ineligible after admission to any Institute, his admission will be cancelled.

What is the eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE?

Candidates must have cleared 12th from any recognised institute or university to get eligible for NCHMCT JEE. Those who have applied for 12th exam are also eligible.

Does NCHMCT JEE offer reservation to Kashmiri Migrants?

Yes, 1 seat in each participating institute is reserved for Kashmiri Migrants.

What is the reservation criteria of NCHMCT JEE?

Around 15% of seats are reserved for Scheduled Category, 27% for OBC-Non Creamy Layer, 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe and 5% for Kashmiri Migrant.

How can I check the NCHMCT JEE eligibility criteria?

You can check the eligibility criteria of NCHMCT JEE from the official website of National Council For Hotel Management And Catering Technology.

What is the physical fitness criteria for NCHMCT JEE?

Candidates who qualify the NCHMCT JEE examination will have to submit a physical fitness certificate. The fitness certificate should be issued by a registered medical practitioner.

Is there any separate age criteria for Physically Challenged applicants to appear for NCHMCT JEE?

No, there is no separate age criteria for Physically Challenged applicants. They will only have to satisfy the age limit of their respective criteria i.e General/ SC/ ST or OBC.

What is the maximum age limit to appear for NCHMCT JEE?

The maximum age limit for General and OBC category is 25 years and for SC/ST category is 28 years as on July 1, 2020.

I have completed 12th in Commerce, am I eligible to appear for NCHMCT JEE?

Yes, you can apply for NCHMCT JEE. However, you must satisfy other eligibility criteria such as age limit and physical fitness criteria before filling the application form of NCHMCT JEE.

Do I need to submit any Physical Fitness Certificate to appear for NCHMCT JEE 2020?

Yes, it is mandatory to submit a fitness certificate at the time of admission from a registered medical practitioner.

What is the minimum eligibility criteria for NCHMCT JEE 2020?

Students should have a minimum qualification of 10+2 level with English as one of the subjects to apply for NCHMCT JEE 2020.

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