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Panjab University PUTHAT 2018 eligibility, application, dates


Panjab University Tourism & Hospitality Aptitude Test (PUTHAT 2018)

PUTHAT 2018 for BHMCT / BTTM (4 Year) Programs 2018

 

Panjab University PUTHAT 2018 - University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (UIHTM), Panjab University, Chandigarh invites admission application for four-year program for the academic session 2018-19


Panjab University PUTHAT

  • Panjab University Chandigarh conducts Panjab University Tourism & Hospitality Aptitude Test (PUTHAT) for admission to Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT) and Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management (BTTM) at University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (UIHTM)

 

The Institute

  • The University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (UIHTM) (Earlier known as University Institute of Hotel Management and Tourism OR UIHMT) is an upcoming premier institute of Panjab University, which is offering education, training, research and consultancy in the field of hospitality, tourism, travel and allied sectors.

 

Also See : Masters in Hospitality Management

 

Important Dates

  • Date of Availability of Prospectus & Application Form on the Web of PU: 12th March 2018
  • Last date for submission of information on the website to generate the Bank Challan: 13th April 2018
  • Last date for deposit of fee in any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) using website Generated Challan: 19th April 2018 (up to 4:00 pm)
  • Last date for uploading of photograph, signature with the remaining Information on the Web: 20th April 2018
  • Date by which Roll Nos. will be available online: 27th April 2018
  • Date and Time of Entrance Test: 06th May 2018 (Sunday, 10:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.)
  • Uploading of Answer key and inviting objections (through e-mail to arcet@pu.ac.in): 08th May 2018 (1:00 P.M)
  • Last day of submission of objections to the Answer key 10th May 2018 (1:00 P.M)
  • Uploading of the response to the Objections and inviting Cross objections (through email only): 12th May 2018
  • Last day of submission of Cross-objections to the Answer key 14th May 2018
  • Date and mode of declaration of Result: 18th May 2018
  • Date of Availability of Admission Forms on UIHTM website (to be filled only by the candidates who qualify PUTHAT Exam): 30th May 2018
  • Date of Submission of Admission Form from the PUTHAT qualified candidates 20 June 2018
  • Candidates applying for Sports category must see Sports guideline 20th June 2018
  • 1st Counselling:
  • General - June 27, 2018 at 9.30 AM
  • Other than General (Reserved and Additional categories) - June 28, 2018 at 9.30 AM
  • 2nd Counselling:
  • General - July 04, 2018 at 9.30 A.M.
  • Other than General (Reserved and Additional categories) - July 04, 2018 at 11.30 A.M.
  • General (after de-reservation) - July 04, 2018 at 2.30 P.M.

Courses Offered

  • The UIHTM offers Four Year Program in:
  • BHMCT (Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology)
  • BTTM (Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management)
  • The admission to both the above courses will be on the basis of the Merit of Panjab University Tourism and Hospitality Aptitude Test (PUTHAT) to be conducted by Panjab University

No. of Seats Offered

  • BHMCT Bachelor of Hotel Mgt. & Catering Technology(Four Year Program) - 60 + 06 NRI
  • BTTM (Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management) - 30 + 03 NRI
  • The admission to both the above courses will be on the basis of the Merit of Panjab University Tourism And Hospitality Aptitude Test (PUTHAT) to be conducted by Panjab University

Additional Seats

  • One girl child out of the only two girl children;
  • Cancer, AIDS and Thalassemia patient;
  • Wards of Kashmiri Displaced Persons;
  • Rural Area Students;
  • Border Area Students;
  • Youth Festival

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The PUTHATshall be open to all such candidates who have passed (up to the academic session 2017-18) in the 10+2 Exam Of the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi or its equivalent Exam Conducted by a recognized Board/University/Council with not less than 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD Categories) in the aggregate and English as one of the Compulsory Subjects
  • Eligibility of a candidate will be provisional at every stage of the admission process. It will be the responsibility of the candidate to ensure his/her eligibility and fulfillment of various conditions for admission as prescribed in the rules/regulations of Panjab University
  • Admission will be cancelled at any stage in case the candidate is not found eligible, even subsequently

Note

  • Candidates who have passed/appeared in 10+2 Exams of Mahila Gram Vidyapith,Allahabad are ineligible to appear in PUTHAT-2018, as this institution has been de recognised by Panjab University, Chandigarh
  • The Exams conducted by the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Delhi, included in the booklet of recognized exams, have also been deleted from the Booklet

 

Exam Pattern

  • The paper for PUTHAT will consist of 100 questions of one mark each. Total time allocated to the paper will be 90 minutes. The medium of exam shall be English only. There shall be negative marking i.e., 25% marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • The distribution of marks for the respective components of testing would be as:
  • English Aptitude - 30 Questions
  • Current Affairs and General Awareness – 20 Questions
  • Reasoning Ability - 20 Questions
  • Hospitality Industry Awareness - 30 Questions
  • The merit list of candidates appearing for PUTHAT shall be prepared on the basis of marks secured in the PUTHAT only

Schedule and Procedure of Counselling

  • Candidate, who qualified PUTHAT Exam, will download and submit the Admission Form (to be uploaded on the UIHTM Website on 30th May 2018)
  • Complete in all respect along with copies of all the necessary original certificates (Date of birth, Qualifying Exam and Applicable Category Certificate) in UIHTM dept. by 20th June 2018 and bring the original documents on the day of counselling i.e. 27th June 2018 at 90.30 AM along with the requisite fee

1st Counselling

  • General - June 27, 2018 at 9.30 AM
  • Other than General (Reserved and Additional categories) - June 28, 2018 at 9.30 AM

2nd Counselling

  • General - July 04, 2018 at 9.30 A.M.
  • Other than General (Reserved and Additional categories) - July 04, 2018 at 11.30 A.M.
  • General (after de-reservation) - July 04, 2018 at 2.30 P.M.

 

Application Procedure

  • Register Online in PUTHAT website http://puthat.puchd.ac.in
  • Read Prospectus carefully
  • Register Online. [last date for registration: 13th April 2018 (Friday)]
  • Note down your login ID and Password
  • Download SBI Slip and pay fee in any SBI branch of India
  • Login and upload scanned photograph, signature, fill other important information and Save and Confirm
  • Downloading you Admit Card
  • Note
  • If more than 24 Hrs. have passed after depositing the fee in bank and your journal number is not confirmed, write to puthat@pu.ac.in with scanned copy of bank slip
  • Candidates who will avail the concession in fee under the category SC/ST OR PU Class B/C Regular Employee must send the copy of printout of their filled form along with the self-attested copy of
  • Category Certificate/Proforma for claiming 50% concession to P.U. Regular Employees ("B" and "C" Class) duly signed by Head/Chairperson, to Assistant Registrar, CET Cell, Aruna Ranjit Chandra Hall, Panjab University, Chandigarh-160014 by registered post/speed post or by hand

Entrance Test Fee

  • For General Category - Rs.2100/-
  • For SC/ST/PwD Category - Rs.1050/-
  • If more than 24 Hrs. have passed after printing the fee challan and your details are not found in bank for depositing fee, write to puthat@pu.ac.in mentioning your problem along with application no., name and date of birth.

 

Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh

UIHTM(Earlier known as University Institute of Hotel Management and Tourism or UIHMT), (Estd. under the Panjab University Act VII of 1947- Enacted by the Govt. of India) Chandigarh-160014, Tel 0172-2541969, Email uihmt@puchd.ac.in Website www.uihmt.puchd.ac.in