M.Sc. Hospitality Administration of NCHMCT: apply by April 17
Applications have been invited for the M.Sc. Hospitality Administration Programme offered by the National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology and Indira Gandhi National Open University at Institutes of Hotel Management at NCHM-IH Noida, New Delhi (Pusa), Bengaluru, Chennia, Lucknow, Kolkata
Admissions are generally based on merit in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) and choice of IHMs exercised by the candidates. There will also be direct admissions for those with work experience an industry sponsored candidates.
Eligibility for admission to the Program through JEE: B.Sc. Degree in Hospitality and Hotel Administration from NCHMCT-IGNOU or Bachelors Degree in Hotel Management from a recognized University and the Institute is approved by AICTE. Those appearing in the final semester/final year exam and who have passed all the papers in all earlier semesters/years, of the above said Degrees and able to submit their complete Bachelor’s Degree latest by 31st October 2020 can also apply.
JEE structure: The Joint Entrance Examination will have 100 Multiple Choice Questions on hospitality related generic questions of graduate level as well as general knowledge, general English and numeric aptitude. JEE of 2 hrs duration will be held at Bengaluru; Chennai; Noida; Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai on 16th May 2020 (Saturday) from 10 am to 12 noon. Questions of Graduation level will be from F&B Management, Facility Planning, Strategic Management, Human Resource Development, Tourism Marketing, Application of Computers, Communication Skills in English, General Numeric Aptitude / IQ ((10 questions each), Front Office Management, Accommodation Management, Revenue Management, F&B Cost Control (5 each). For each question, four options will be given and the candidate has to darken the appropriate bubble of correct answer in the answer sheet by using blue/black ballpoint pen only. Each question will carry one mark and there will be 0.25 negative marking for each wrong answer.
Allotment: Allotment of seats will be on the basis of merit in the written test and choice of Institute exercised by the candidates.
Written test results and allotment list will be displayed in the website www.nchm.nic.in, http://thims.gov.in/
Applications: Applications can be submitted through the link at www.thims.gov.in (New Registration link at the top) or through Council’s website http://nchm.nic.in/ latest by April 17, 2020. Information Brochure can also be downloaded from http://thims.gov.in/IMSApplyOnline.htm
Application Fee: Application fee is Rs.900/- for General/OBC Categories; Rs.700/- for EWS Category; and Rs.450/- for SC/ST/PD Categories. The amount has to be paid through a demand draft drawn in favour of NCHMCT payable at Noida or Delhi.
Applicant has to send print out of the filled in online application along with DD for application fee and other requirement documents, to reach NCHMCT, Noida latest by April 22, 2020 in an envelope super-scribed as ‘Application for Admission to M.Sc. HA Program’.
Admit Card can be downloaded during 11th to 16th May 2020.
The schedule of allotments is given in the Information Brochure.
Direct admission without appearing in JEE: Direct admission is also provided to those who passed the B.Sc. Degree in Hospitality and Hotel Administration from NCHMCT-IGNOU or Bachelors Degree in Hotel Management from an approved Institute securing 55% or more aggregate marks and having minimum of two-years working experience in 3-star and above rated hotel industry (Industrial training which is part of Degree not to be counted as working experience). Such candidates can download the application provided in the website www.thims.gov.in and send the duly filled in application along with copies of certificates of educational qualification and experience to NCHMCT latest by 22nd April 2020. There is no application fee.
Direct admission to the program for industry sponsored candidates without appearing in JEE: Industry sponsored candidates can also get direct admission into M.Sc. HA program without appearing in the JEE. For this, candidates with above prescribed educational qualifications and working experience can apply by downloading the application provided in the website www.thims.gov.in and send the duly filled in application along with copies of certificates of educational qualification and experience to NCHMCT latest by 22nd April 2020. Sponsorship letter from the organization should compulsorily be sent along with the application. There is no application fee.
After allotment of seats through direct admission process, if any, under the above mentioned category (Direction Admission) the left out seats will be filled through candidates appeared in JEE.