GNIHM JET 2020: Exam Dates (Out) , Syllabus, Eligibility, and Pattern

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    GNIHM JET 2020 exam dates has been announced by Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management (GNIHM). The exam is scheduled to be held on June 5, 2020 and June 6, 2020.  Earlier the exam was conducted on May 28 and May 29, 2020. Candidates who could not appear for the entrance exam earlier can now take the exam in June, 2020. GNIHM commonly known as Gurunanak Institute of Hotel Management conducts the national Joint Entrance Test (JET) for the candidates who are seeking admission in hospitality courses offered by it. It is also known as JIS Entrance Exam.

    • Due to COVID-19 Outbreak, Gurunanak Institute of Hotel Management is conducting GNIHM JET 2020 in online mode.
    • As per GNIHM JET eligibility, candidates should have passed 12th for UG courses while for PG programs, they must have graduated with required marks.
    • GNIHM JET 2020 is conducted on May 28, 2020 in online mode.
    • The registration for the will be done in online/offline mode.
    • The application fee for the exam is INR 1000.

    Courses Offered through GNIHM JET

    UG Programs

    • BSC in Hospitality & Hotel Management
    • Bachelor in Hospitality Management (BHM)
    • Bachelor in Hotel Management & Catering Technology (BHMCT)

    PG Programs  

    • MSC in Hospitality and Hotel Management
    • Diploma in Hotel and Hospitality Operation
    • MBA in Hospitality & Hotel Management

    GNIHM JET Important Dates

    GNIHM JET 2020 Important Dates

    GNIHM exam date has been released. This year, GNIHM has been conducted on May 28, 2020. Rest of the tentative dates are given below:

    EventDate (Revised Dates)
    Application form filling date2nd week of December 2019
    Last date to apply3rd week of May 2020
    Exam Date

    May 28, 2020 (Online)

    May 29, 2020 (Online)

    June 5, 2020 (Online)

    June 6, 2020 (Online)

    GNIHM JET Eligibility Criteria

    GNIHM JET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Candidates who wish to apply for any of the programs offered by GNIHM are required to fulfill the complete eligibility criteria prescribed by the Institute.

    CourseEligibility CriteriaDuration
    BSC in Hospitality & Hotel ManagementQualified Higher Secondary Exam3 Years
    MSC in Hospitality& Hotel ManagementGraduate in any stream2 Years
    MBA in Hospitality & Hotel ManagementGraduate in any stream2 Years
    Bachelors in Hotel Management & Catering TechnologyQualified Higher Secondary Exam4 Years
    Bachelors in Hospitality ManagementQualified Higher Secondary Exam3 Years
    Diploma in Hotel & Hospitality OperationQualified Higher Secondary Exam/Secondary Exam/Graduate in any stream-

    GNIHM JET 2020 Age Limit

    ProgramAge Limit
    Bachelor’s Degree22 years
    Msc/MBA in Hospitality and Hotel Management25 years

    GNIHM JET Application Process

    GNIHM JET 2020 Application Process

    GNIHM 2020 Application Forms will be available from the second week of December 2020. Candidates can submit their applications through online as well as offline mode. They can go to the college and fill the form or they can also visit the website of Gurunanak Institute of Hotel Management ( for admission.

    Application Fee:

    Applicants also have to pay an application fee of INR 1000 at the time of application form submission. It can be paid through Debit card/ Credit card of any nationalized bank or can even pay by DD/Cheque which must be in favor of “Gurunanak Institute of Hotel Management” which is payable at Kolkata. The aspirant can also pay the application fee in cash which is accepted by the college itself.

    GNIHM JET 2020 Admit Card

    The admit card will be available on To download the same, the candidate needs to visit the official website click on the admit card information and then the candidate will be informed that the admit card will be sent to the candidate on the email id given by them on the form.

    Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management JET admits cards are sent to the candidates by email, speed post or by the courier services. As per the rules, the admit card will only be shared by the registered candidate on his/her registered email id so it’s important for the candidates to fill in the email id details properly.

    Important points need to be remembered by the candidate:

    • Candidate needs to carry the admit card in the entrance exam unless they will not be allowed to appear in the exam.
    • Candidates need to grab the seats which are allotted to them.
    • The candidate will not be allowed to enter the exam hall once the exam starts off.
    • Calculators/watch calculators, electronic diary, etc are not allowed inside the exam hall.
    • Impersonation is a crime.
    • If the candidate is found cheating they will not be allowed to sit in the exam.

    GNIHM JET Exam Centers

    GNIHM JET 2020 Exam Centers

    Please find the exam centers of GNIHM JET 2020 as below:

    ChandigarhNew DelhiChennai-

    GNIHM JET Exam Pattern

    GNIHM JET 2020 Exam Pattern

    • GNIHM JET is a pen and paper-based test
    • The question paper consists of total 120 questions out of which 115 are the multiple-choice questions and 5 are the descriptive questions
    • Duration of the exam is 2 hours (120 minutes)
    • 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer in MCQs
    • Each question carries 7 marks in descriptive part questions
    Type of QuestionsNumber of QuestionsMarks awarded for each correct answer
    Objective Questions115 Questions1
    Descriptive Questions5 Questions7
    Total Questions120 Questions150

    GNIHMJET JET 2020 Syllabus

    GNIHM JET Syllabus consists of three sections namely- General Knowledge, English, and Current Affairs.

    GNIHMJET 2020 English Syllabus:

    • Rearrangement of words in a sentence
    • English Proficiency
    • Sentence Reconstruction
    • Rearrangement of sentences to paragraphs
    • Synonyms
    • Antonyms
    • Vocabulary
    • Analogies
    • Fill in the blanks
    • Spelling Mistakes
    • Paragraph Completion.
    • Idioms and phrases
    • Paragraph Formation
    • One word Substitution
    • Sentence Improvement
    • Sentence Formation
    • Sentence Completion

    GNIHM JET Syllabus for General Knowledge:

    • Natural Calamities
    • Books and Authors
    • Solar System
    • Prizes and awards
    • World Organizations
    • Famous Personalities
    • Music & Dances
    • Currencies
    • Inventions and Discoveries.

    GNIHMJET Syllabus for Current Affairs:

    For the syllabus of current affairs knowledge about recent events that have occurred in the International and National level in the fields of Hospitality, Politics, Sports, and Entertainment.

    GNIHMJET 2020 Contact Information

    Address: 157/F  Nilgunj Road, Panihati, Near Sodepur station, Kolkatta-700114, West Bengal India



    Mobile: +91 9836106964

    Landline: 033 25231246

    For Admission Query: 9836106964, 7980574345

    How to reach: Way to come to Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management Kolkata from Howrah Station: Bus no 56 will take to Dhankol Bus stop which is near the institute.

    From Sealdah: With the help of the local train get down at sodepur railway station.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

    Fee Structure

    • 1000


    Sample/Mock Papers


    Full practice Papers for GNIHM-JET 2020




    1 Comment
    Vinit kumar

    How to apply jet

    21 Jan, 2019 02:01
    Sarthak Mahajan

    Hi Vinit, GNIHM 2019 Application Forms has been released from December 10, 2019. Candidates can submit their applications through online as well as offline mode. They can go to the college and fill the form or they can also visit the website of Gurunanak Institute of Hotel Management ( for the admission.

    21 Jan, 2019 11:43

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