WBJEE JEHOM 2020: Admit Card, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern and Result

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JEHOM 2020 entrance exam is scheduled on May 10, 2020 which will be conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB).The last date to fill JEHOM Application Form 2020 was February 13,2020. Successfully registered candidates can download their JEHOM Admit Card from May 5, 2020. This exam is a state-level exam conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) for the candidates seeking admission into a full- time Bachelor Degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT).

  • According to JEHOM 2020 Eligibility Criteria,10+2 qualified candidates can appear for the exam.
  •  The exam is conducted in offline mode which contains 50 MCQs on English, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge and Mathematics. Check JEHOM 2020 Exam Pattern 
  • In case, candidates make any errors while filling the application form of JEHOM 2020, then they can edit the form. 

An application correction window was available to the candidates for changing certain details of application form.JEHOM Application fee for OBC/SC/ST/General is INR 500. Payment of the application fee can be done in online mode only. The result will be declared in the rank card form and likely to be released on June 6,2020.

JEHOM 2020 Highlights

The details regarding the exam are highlighted in the table given below-

Name of the Exam West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations (WBJEE) 
Conducted by WBJEE Board
Course offered Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HTCT)
Official website www.wbjeeb.nic.in
Exam level State level
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Examination Offline
Helpline number 1800 1023 781/ 1800 3450 050

JEHOM 2020 Exam Dates

JEHOM 2020 Exam Dates

Examination Dates of JEHOM 2020 are mentioned below:

Events Dates
Release of online application form  13 February 2020
Last date for online application form 27 February 2020
Start date of Application form correction window 28 February 2020
Last date of Application form correction window 01 March 2020
Release of Admit card 05 May 2020 (Tentative)
Date of Examination  10 May 2020
Announcement of result 05 June 2020 (Tentative)
Counselling Date August 2020

JEHOM 2020 Admit Card

JEHOM 2020 Admit Card

Admit Card will be released online on 05 May,2020 (tentative) by the exam conducting authority through the official website i.e, wbjee.nic.in. In order to download the admit card, candidates have to enter the Registration number and password.

It is necessary to check all the details in the admit card to be true and correct. In case any difference in the admit card, contact the official authority to get the problem resolved before the last date. Also, candidates are required to take a valid id proof with the admit card to get entry into the exam centre.

Details Mentioned on JEHOM Admit Card 2020

The hall ticket includes the following details :

1. Name of the candidate

2. Photograph and Signature

3. Application number

4. Test centre details

5. Test date

6. Test time

7. Date of exam

8.Test slot and Exam instructions

JEHOM 2020 Eligibility

JEHOM Board has defined the eligibility criteria for candidates applying for Joint Entrance Test for Hotel Management and Catering.The minimum marks required in class 12th are 45% for the candidates.Candidates must ensure that they fulfill JEHOM 2020 Eligibility Criteria before applying for the exam. The eligibility is based on various factors such as-

  • Citizenship
  • Age Limit
  • Qualifications
  • Qualifying Marks

JEHOM 2020 Application Form

The Application Form for JEHOM 2020 can be filled in online mode only from February 13, 2020 to February 27, 2020 on its official website i.e, www.wbjeeb.nic.in.To apply, the candidates need to access the link above and then follow the steps given below:

  1. Visit the official website and click on Registration for JEHOM 2020.
  2. Then the candidates need to register by entering:
  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Nationality
  • Mobile number
  • E-mail Id

3.After this, the candidates will get a registration number and password on both the E-mail ID and Contact number.

4.Click on the “Go to Application Form” link. Candidates need to fill their personal and academic details.

5. The next step is to upload the scanned image of photograph and signature in the format and size given below:

Specification Photograph Signature
Size 03 to 100 kB 03 TO 30 kB
Dimension 4 cm x 3 cm 4 cm to 1.5 cm

6. After uploading the images, the last step is to complete the process of payment of Application Fee. Candidates can pay the application fee using Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card only. 

7. Now the candidates have to download the filled Application Form and Fee Receipt of JEHOM 2020 after making the payment of application fee and take out a print out of the downloaded application form and fee receipt for further reference. 

JEHOM 2020 Application Form Correction

 All those Candidates who have filled in wrong/incorrect information , WBJEE Board will open the window for application correction. This enables candidates to make changes to their application form. For this, candidates will require their JEHOM application form number and password to log in. No changes can be made after in the filled-in application form.

JEHOM 2020 Exam Pattern

JEHOM 2020 Exam Pattern

The pattern for the exam is tabulated below-

Mode of Exam Pen-paper mode
Type of questions MCQ
Total number of questions 50
Medium English
Duration of the exam 1 hour 30 minutes
Marking Scheme For each correct answer, +2 marks For each incorrect answer, 0.50 marks will be deducted

The section wise number of question are given below :

Sections Questions
English 15
General Knowledge 15
Logical Reasoning 10
Mathematics 10

JEHOM 2020 Syllabus

JEHOM 2020 Syllabus

The detailed syllabus of the exam is given below-

English Dictionary usage, Reading Comprehension, Antonyms and Synonyms, Fill in the blanks, Sentence Correction, Idioms, Jumbled Sentences
Logical Reasoning Relationship, Finding Patterns, Assessment of Figures and diagrams, Statement/Conclusion, Family tree/ Blood relations, Simple puzzles, Cause and Effect Relationship, Sequence and Series, Clock and Calendar, Direction, Assertion/Reasons, Coding /Decoding, Linear Arrangement.
Mathematics Law of indices, Ratio and Proportion, Surds, Number and Divisibility, L.C.M. and G.C.D, Rational number, Ordering, Percentage, Profit and loss, Partnership, Pipes and Cisterns, Time, Distance and Work problems, Area and Volumes, Mensuration, Modular Arithmetics, Statements, Truth Tables, Implication converse and inverse, Tautologies-Sets, Relations and Functions, Applications - Equation of a line in different forms, Trigonometry- Trigonometric ratios, Trigonometric ratios of standard angles, Trigonometric identities, Sample problems on heights and distances, Polynomials, Remainder Theorem and consequences, Linear equations and expressions, Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Matrices, Notion of a limit and derivative, Plane geometry-lines, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles, Coordinate Geometry- distance between points, Frequency Distribution, Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation, Correlation, Simple problems on Probability

Preparation Tips for JEHOM

Preparation Tips for JEHOM 2020

In order to achieve a better result in the entrance examination, candidates can check the below mentioned preparation tips :

  • Better time management plays an important role in exam preparation. Candidates should divide time in such a way that they should complete all the topics on time. Aspirants need to prepare a proper timetable that covers all the topics. 
  • For English section, Aspirants must read passages,essays and work on improving their vocabulary skills and grammar through regular practise. 
  • A proper knowledge about the world facts and home country will help candidates to score well in the General Knowledge section. Go through newspapers on a regular basis to get aware of the current affairs. 
  • For the Logical Reasoning section, Aspirants must practise basic mathematics up to the Higher Secondary level and refer to JEOM syllabus for the same. Practising Aptitude test and reasoning test papers can boost up the preparation. 
  • Revision plays a vital role before going for the examination as it helps to recall many important things. Candidates must complete their syllabus on time so that they will get enough time for preparation.
  • Another important aspect is taking care of health. It is advised to take a nutritious diet , eat fresh fruits and vegetables, avoid eating junk food and get enough sleep before appearing for an exam. 

JEHOM 2020 Recommended Books

The books which are required for the preparation by the aspirants are listed below-

Subjects Name of the Book Author
English Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis
30 Days to more powerful vocabulary Norman Lewis
Objective General English  S.P Bakshi
Better English  Norman Lewis
Grammar Error Spot
  1. Upadhaya
A Mirror of Common Errors Dr Ashok Kumar Singh
Proficiency in Reading Comprehension simplifying the “Passage” for you Ajay Singh
Mathematics A Complete Manual for the CAT Arihant
Mathematics for MBA R.S Aggarwal
Vedic Mathematics Dr Aditi Singhal
Mathematics Papers Kiran Publications
Logical Reasoning How to prepare for Logical Reasoning  Arun Sharma
Non-Verbal Reasoning R S Aggarwal
Logical Reasoning Arihant

JEHOM 2020 Exam Centers

More than 20 exam centres are allocated for the candidates appearing for JEHOM 2020. Candidates will be allocated the exam centre on the basis of the choices filled by the candidates during the online submission. It is advised to choose the centre wisely without making any mistake as the chosen centre will not be changed in the later stage.

District Zone Name
Alipurduar Alipurduar
Bankura  Bishnupur, Bankura
Birbhum Suri, Bolpur
Burdwan Bardhaman, Durgapur, Asanol
Coochbehar Coochbehar
Darjeeling Siliguri, Kurseong
Dinajpur Dakshin Balurghat
Dinajpur Uttar Raiganj
Hooghly Bandel-Chinsurah, Srirampur, Arambagh
Howrah Uluberia, Ball-Uttarpara, Central-Shibpur, Domjur Jalpaiguri
Kolkata Kol-Central, Kol-South, Kol-North
Malda Malda
Medinipur Paschim Kharagpur, Medinipur, Jhargram, Garbeta
Medinipur Purbo Tamluk, Haldia, Contai
Murshidabad Berhampur, Jiaganj, Raghunathganj
Nadia Krishnanagar, Kalyani
Purulia Purulia
24 Parganas North Barrack-Barasat, Habra, Basirhat
25 Parganas South Diamond-Harbour, Jainagar, Sonarpur-Baruipur

Outside West Bengal

District Zone Name
Tripura Agartala
Assam Silchar

JEHOM 2020 Result

The result of JEHOM 2020 is likely to be released in the month of June 2020. The result will be declared in online mode on the official website of West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination. Once the result is announced on the official website,candidates can log into the website using their Password and Username. The conducting body will issue the rank card which will contain all the relevant ranks and scores. The candidates who have scored the minimum scores will only be allowed to appear for the counselling process.

JEHOM 2020 Counselling

The WBJEE board will conduct JEHOM counselling in the month of August . The counselling is conducted for the students who are eligible for admission to full time Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT) course in various institutes of West Bengal. Candidates that are General Merit Rank (GMR) holders can only participate in the counselling. As the counselling will be conducted by the officials through offline mode therefore it is mandatory to carry all the documents for verification process and allotment of seat.

Documents which are required at the time of counselling are given below:

  • A photocopy of JEHOM 2020 Admit card.
  • A photocopy of JEHOM 2020 Rank card.
  • Original proof of a Date of birth along with its photocopy
  • Original as well as a photocopy of class 12th marksheet.

Documents required at the time of admission:

The documents which are required at the time of admission are given below:

  • Marksheet of class 10th/ High School Certificate/ Equivalent.
  • Marksheet of class 12th/Secondary School Certificate/Equivalent.
  • Transfer Certificate (TC)
  • Migration Certificate 
  • Marksheet of the Qualifying Exam

JEHOM 2020 Cutoff

The cutoff of JEHOM 2020 will be decided only after the result declaration. During the result, the individual rank cards will be issued to the candidates to know whether they have made the cutoff or not. The candidates who will make it to the cutoff will have ranks along with scores mentioned in their rank cards while others just have the scores. The candidates meeting the cutoff will be considered qualified,however, merely obtaining the cutoff score does not guarantee admission but just provides the candidates eligible to attend the counselling process.

JEHOM 2020 Participating Institutes and their Seat Matrix-

The number of seats in the various colleges are mentioned below in the table:

Institutions Seats
Siliguri Institute of Technology  45
Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management  60
NSHM Knowledge Campus, Durgapur 120
Total 225

Frequently Asked Questions


Ques: In which mode JEHOM 2020 is conducted?

Ans. JEHOM 2020 is conducted in pen and paper mode i.e, Offline mode.

Ques: What is the duration of JEHOM 2020 ?

Ans. The duration of JEHOM 2020 is 90 minutes i.e. 1 hour 30 minutes.

Ques: What is the marking scheme of JEHOM 2020 ?

Ans. For every correct answer, +2 marks will be given. For every wrong answer, -0.5 marks will be deducted.

Ques: How many questions are there in JEHOM 2020?

Ans. There are a total of 50 questions in the exam.

Ques: What is the nature of questions which are asked in JEHOM 2020?

Ans. JEHOM is an objective type, there are Multiple Choice Questions which are asked in the exam. 

Ques: How many sections are there in JEHOM 2020 ?

Ans. There are 4 sections in the exam which are mentioned below-

  • General English

  • Mathematics

  • Logical Reasoning

  • General Knowledge

Ques: What is the Application fee of JEHOM 2020?

Ans. The application fee for the exam is INR 500/- .

Ques: What is the mode of payment of application fee in JEHOM 2020?

Ans. The Application fee has to be paid in online mode only either through Net Banking/Credit card or Debit Card.

Ques: In JEHOM 2020, how many seats are available for the candidates?

Ans. There are a total number of 225 seats available for the students.

Ques: What are the eligibility criteria for Admission and Application form in JEHOM 2020?

Ans. In JEHOM 2020, Eligibility Criteria for filling the Application form is given below-

  • The Candidates who are applying must be citizens of India.

  • The age of the applicants must be at least 17 years as on December 31,2020

Where as, eligibility criteria for Admission is given below-

  • It is mandatory for the candidates to qualify and secure a rank in the entrance examination of WBJEE JEHOM 2020.

  • Candidates are required to qualify or must have qualified their Class 12th or Higher Secondary exam from a recognized board and must have obtained an aggregate of at least 45% in the class 12th examination.

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