IIHM (eCHAT) 2018 Application, Eligibility, Dates, Pattern, Syllabus

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IIHM (eCHAT) 2018 Application, Eligibility, Dates, Pattern, Syllabus


IIHM eCHAT 2018 will be scheduled for second week of May 2018. Interested candidates can apply for the test by visiting the official website examin.co.in. Read more about IIHM eCHAT 2018 Syllabus. Get all details about IIHM eCHAT 2018 on There are three rounds for admission – Entrance Test, Group Discussion and Interview.


IIHM eCHAT 2018 will be scheduled for second week of May 2018. Interested candidates can apply for the test by visiting the official website examin.co.in. Read more about IIHM eCHAT 2018 Syllabus. Get all details about IIHM eCHAT 2018 on There are three rounds for admission – Entrance Test, Group Discussion and Interview.

IIHM stands for International Institute of Hotel Management it is conducted by Electronic Common Hotel Admission Test (eCHAT). This entrance exam is also known as Combined Hospitality Aptitude Test. Hotel Management programmes offered by the Institute for admission to candidates.


About IIHM

IIHM was the first collegiate program in the country offering discerning students the opportunity to earn an International Degree in Hospitality Management through its collaboration with The Queen Margaret University, UK & tie-ups with the Napier University, Edinburgh & Thames Valley University, London, along with a high quality, 3 year Diploma in Hospitality Administration qualification

IIHM is India’s BEST Hotel Management Institute. Ranked Number 1 in Infrastructure in Eastern India by CSR Survey.India’s Largest Hotel School. 1 million square feet CAMPUS with 4stars standard Commercial Training Hotel attached



In Association with IIHM, Excel is organizingeCHAT – as an online platform for Common Hotel Admission Test for IIHM
eCHAT is a unique Management Aptitude Test based on state of the art Web technology and web solutions and will be availed by lakhs of students. The test is online, and the aptitude report is quickly e-mailed back to students and the respective institutions


Courses Offered
(i) BA in Hospitality Management,
(ii) Advanced Diploma in International Hospitality Administration
(iii) B.Sc. in Hotel Management, Catering & Tourism



Important Dates for IIHM eCHAT 2018

Candidates are provided dates and events of IIHM (eCHAT). Events dates(Tentative) like application form would be available from, Deadline for making an application form, and Date of Examination etc. Candidates are advised to stay updated with us for IIHM (eCHAT). Information. Aspirants must know the IIHM (eCHAT) the exams pattern, exams dates and syllabus this will help in scoring well.

IIHM eCHAT 2018 will be scheduled for second week of May 2018. Interested candidates can apply for the test by visiting the official website. Various important dates for IIHM eCHAT 2018 have been tabulated below. Note that the dates mentioned here are tentative and subject to change accordingly.


Sl. NoEventsDates
1.Application form will available fromAvaillable from today
2.Last date for submission of application formMay 2018
3.Date of Examination15th May 2018
4.Group discussion (GD) and personal interviewMay 2018



IIHM 2018 (eCHAT) Application Form  

Candidates can apply online for eCHAT either in Online Mode or Offline mode.   


Online Mode:  

  • Those who want to apply online have to fill the online application form on the official website of IIHM i.e. iihm.ac.in.  
  • Candidates have to feed the personal details like Name, Father Name, Mother Name, Date of Birth etc. in the online application form.  
  • It is necessary to upload scanned copies of academic documents, recent passport size photograph, and signature with the online application form.  


Offline Mode:  

  • Candidates can either download the application from the official website or can purchase the same from any of the IIHM campuses.  
  • On offline forms, candidates are required to fill the Name, Father Name, Mother Name, Date of Birth etc.
  • Candidates have to paste the recent passport size photographs on the required space with cross signature on them.  
  • All the academic documents photocopies have to be attached with the application form. 



IIHM ECHAT Eligibility Criteria

  • Should have cleared their intermediate or equivalent examination with minimum 50% aggregate.
  • Should have cleared the intermediate or equivalent exam with English as a core subject.
  • Aspirants, who are pursuing their last year of intermediate studies, also meet the IIHM eCHAT eligibility criteria.
  • Age limit: 17-22 years as on July 1, 2016.



eCHAT 2018 Application Fees

•    eCHAT 2018 Application fees for all the candidates is Rs 600.
•    Candidates can either pay the Application fees via cash/cheque/DD at any of the IIHM campus. DD should be sent at the IIHM campus in favour of ‘’International Institute of Hotel Management’’.



How to Apply for IIHM eCHAT?

I’m elaborating below both the ways i.e. online and offline mode of applying for IIHM eCHAT , please have a look:

  • Applicants are eligible to obtain the application form and prospectus from the respective IIHM campuses with the payment of Rs. 300/- either in cash, DD or cheque. The demand draft needs to be obtained in favour of “International Institute of Hotel Management”, Payable At Delhi/ Kolkata/ Pune/ Jaipur/ Bangalore/Hyderabad/Ahmedabad. If you are choosing this way of application then you’d be required to submit the form either in person or post to the respective IIHM campus.
  • One can download the application form from its official website and submit his/her filled application form either in person or post to the respective IIHM campus including cash, demand draft or cheque. Demand draft of the amount Rs. 300/- should be drawn in favour of “International Institute ff Hotel Management”, Payable at Delhi/ Kolkata/ Pune/ Jaipur/ Bangalore/Hyderabad/Ahmedabad.
  • Students are also permitted to apply through online mode from the official portal link i.e. http://echat.elink.in. In case of online application, payment can be also done in online mode.



IIHM ECHAT Exam Syllabus

Reasoning and Logical Deduction :

  • Alphabets Test
  • Mathematical Operations and Reasoning
  • Statement and his Product test
  • Classification Test
  • Venn diagram Test
  • Decision Making test
  • Series Test
  • Input and Output test
  • Cube and Dice test
  • Blood Relation Test
  • Paper Cutting and Folding test
  • Counting of Figures test
  • Direction Test
  • Completion of Figures test
  • Embedded Figures test
  • Image test
  • Coding-Decoding Test
  • Sitting Arrangement Test
  • Data Sufficiency test
  • Miscellaneous test
  • Formation of Figures test
  • Analogy Test
  • Syllogism Test
  • Passage and Conclusion test



  • Numerical Ability
  • Percentage
  • Number System
  • Profit and Loss
  • HCF and LCM
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mixture of Allegations
  • Average
  • Mensuration
  • Time
  • Speed and Distance
  • Data Interpretation
  • Time and Work
  • Plane Geometry


English Language:

  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Rules of Conjunctions
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Prepositions
  • Sequence of words
  • Rules of Correct Usage
  • Sentence Completion
  • Sentence Improvement
  • One Word Substitution
  • Objective Comprehension
  • Spotting Errors
  • Spelling Rules


General Knowledge & Current Affairs:

  • Current Affairs
  • History
  • Indian Economy
  • Geography
  • Indian Politic
  • General Science



IIHM eCHAT Exam Pattern

Candidate must know IIHM (eCHAT) exams pattern which will help them for preparing exams. In exams pattern all detail are provided to candidate like time duration of exams, Which type of question will be asked, From which syllabus question will be asked and how much marks will be given for attain question etc.

Candidates have to complete their paper in 1 hour no extra time will be given to candidates as per board rules. Candidates have to attempt 45 questions in IIHM entrance exams. Candidates who appear online exams will receive their IIHM eCHAT scorecard within 24 hours of them appearing for the entrance test.

Candidates are tested on various grounds in IIHM entrance exam. The test paper for IIHM will contain many different types of questions in order to test the aptitude as well as skills of candidates.


Some of the question formats in which candidates will be tested in IIHM are as follows:

  • Multiple choice
  • True/False
  • Text fill-in-the-blank
  • Numeric fill-in-the-blank
  • Multiple selection (Student can select multiple answers in such questions)
  • Picture-click multiple choice


E-CHAT will be an objective type of test with multiple-choice answers. The test comprises of five sections-

  • Language comprehension
  • Mathematical skills
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Intelligence and critical reasoning
  • Awareness of Indian & Global Economy



IIHM (eCHAT) Admit Card 2018

Candidates can download admit card from the official website. Candidates have to produce admit card at the examination center.  The admit card will be marked with the following details:  

  • Candidate’s Name   
  • Examination Date
  • Name and Address of  Examination Centre
  • Photograph and Signature of the Candidate
  • Reporting Time.  


Steps to Download Admit Card

  • Go on to iihm.ac.in.  
  • Search the admit card option on the home screen.  
  • Click on that to open.
  • Put your Name and Date of Birth or Registration Number there.  
  • Now, admit card will appear on the screen.  
  • Candidates must ensure that the information provided on the Admit Cards pertains to them.  
  • Download it and also get the printed copy of it.  



Contact Information

  • Kolkata Campus

International Tower, X-1,8/3, Block-EP Sector -V

Salt Lake Electronics Complex, Kolkata-70009

Phone- (033) 2357-7663/64, 23574386/87 Fax (033)23577735,



  • Delhi Campus

B-2/70, Mohan Co-operative Industrial Estate,

Mathura Road,

Near Badarpur Metro Station,

New Delhi-110044

Phone- 011-43204700/4701 Mobile- 9999962290/9999538238


  • Bangalore Campus

SSK Chambers, 874/A, Krishna Temple Road,

B.M Kaval, H.A.L 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, Bangalore – 38

Phone-080 41520275/76, 080 42068114,

Mobile- 9741120322/8892864965/9902885522


  • Pune Campus

Kalpataru Arcade S.No.206/3 Plot No. 16 Viman Nagar,

(Near Neco Garden & TASMAC), Pune 411 014


Ph: 020-67296200,

Mobile- 8600995714/8600995715/8600995713/8600077345


  • Jaipur Campus


OPP RAM MANDIR (Behind Vidhan Sabha),

Jaipur -302001

Phone- 0141-5119721-5119728,

Mobile – 09785323334


  • Ahmedabad Campus

IIHM Hotel School,

Ashram Road, Usmanpura,

Opp. to Fortune Landmark Hotel,

Ahmedabad, Gujrat, Pin-380013

Phone- 08128647013


  • Hyderabad Campus

Cyber Edifice, Plot C1, C2, C3, 1&2, SY No 6/1,

Gachibowli Village, adjacent to Quiet lands

(Gachibowli Flyover), Hyderabad

Mob – 09611944556/ 08978855733



IIHM (eCHAT) Result 2018  

The result will be announced in May 2018.  Candidates can check the result on the official website,www.iihm.ac.in. The result will be marked with the marks secured by the candidates.  The Result is a provisional document and it doesn’t guarantee the admission.  Candidates have to produce the printed copy of result at the time of admission.  


After clearing IIHM eCHAT 2018, candidates are further shortlisted for admissions on the basis of their performance in the Group Discussion and Personal Interview round. GDPI round will be held in the last week on May 2018.  



IIHM eHCAT Counselling

Qualifying candidates will be send counseling letter by via email. Deserving candidate will be granted admissions in the IIHM eCHAT .The candidates will be short-listed on the basis of their overall performance in the online admission test, group discussion and personal interview. Selection process of candidates in IIHM eCHAT might also be dependent on the individual cutoff list or master cut off list.Candidate need to be present on allotted day for counseling for admission process.


On the day of counselling, the candidates need to carry with them the following:

  • IIHM eHCAT 2018 Admit Card
  • IIHM eHCAT 2018 Score Card
  • IIHM eHCAT 2018 Counselling letter
  • Identity proof
  • Mark sheets of class 10 and 12
  • Category certificates


IIHM eCHAT Cutoff marks

Cut-off marks of IIHM eCHAT will be prepared by the exam authority International Institute of Hotel Management IIHM. Through online mode candidate can check cutoff marks. Different college & institution has different cut-off marks. Cut-off a mark is changed according to difficult level of examination number of candidates appeared, total candidates qualify the exam, etc.

Every year’s authority change cut-off marks once changes are made by them no other person can make further changes in IIHM eCHAT cut-off marks. Cut-off marks help the candidate to check wheather they are eligible or not. Candidates are advised to look previous year cut-off marks this will help to score according to IIHM eCHAT cut-off marks for eligible to apply.

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