International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM) conducts an Electronic Common Hotel Admission Test (eCHAT) to offer admissions to aspirants in hotel management programs offered by the institution. This entrance test is popular by the name of – Combined Hospitality Aptitude Test.

IIHM entrance test is a national level test. Subsequently clearing IIHM eCHAT, aspirants are further selected for admission on the base of their performance in the Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) round.

IIHM eCHAT 2017 will be headed online and the aptitude report of the aspirant will be mailed to them within 24 hours.

  • BA in Hospitality Management
  • Propelled Diploma in International Hospitality Administration
  • BSc in Hotel Management, Catering & Tourism

IIHM offers worldwide degrees from international universities. The degree for BA in Hospitality Management programs is awarded by Edinburgh Napier University (ENU), UK while BA in Hospitality Management degree is given by University of West London in UK. The degree for BSc in Hotel Management, Catering and Tourism is renowned by University Grants Commission (UGC).


Educational Qualification:

Aspiring candidates should complete senior secondary (10+2) examination from a recognized institute.

Note: Applicants appearing in the final +2 examination are also eligible for the entrance examination.

Important: Candidates need to have all required educational documents ready at the time of admission.

Age limit

Applicants need to be of at least 17 years of age. Students more than 25 years will not be eligible for the examination.

Exam Pattern:

Applicants are examined in various grounds in IIHM entrance exam. The test paper for IIHM comprises many different styles of questions in order to check the aptitude as well as abilities of candidates.

Some of the question plans 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

IIHM eCHAT exam pattern is such that it comprises objective type multiple-choice questions. It will contain of language comprehension, mathematical skills, data analysis and interpretation, intelligence and critical reasoning, awareness of Indian & Global Economy.

Aspirants will have to crack 45 questions in a given time duration of 60 minutes in IIHM entrance exam 2017.

Aspirants will get their IIHM eCHAT scorecard within 24 hours of them appearing for the entrance test.

Important Dates:

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

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

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

Scientific Aptitude and Service Aptitude

  • Physics
  • Service Aptitude Questions
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

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

IIHM eCHAT Preparation:

  • Students can use various reference books.
  • Several coaching centers give coaching to the students to clear the exam.
  • Mock tests are undertaken by the students to identify the weak sections. Make more effort for such topics.
  • By following a suitable study plan, students can definitely clear the exam.
  • Students should develop a realistic plan that is established according to the needs and the schedule, and supports the way he/she learns.
  • Students should stick to the study plan and learn at a comfortable pace.

Exam Test Centers:

Name of IIHM campuses

Center Number



IIHM Ahemdabad campus



IIHM Ahemdabad campus Ashram Road, Usmanpura, Opp. to Fortune Landmark Hotel, Usmanpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India- 380013

IIHM Bangalore campus



SSK Chambers, 874/A,Krishna Temple Road B.M Kaval, H.A.L 2nd Stage,Indiranagar, Banglaore 38

IIHM Delhi campus



B-2/68, Mohan Co-operative Industrial Estate, Mathura Road,, Near Badarpur Metro Station, Delhi, Delhi, India- 110044

IIHM Hyderabad campus



C/O Cyber Edifice, Plot C1, C2, C3 1&2, SY No. 6/1, Gachibowli Village, Adjacent to Quiet Lands, Near to Gachibowli Flyover, Hyderabad

IIHM Jaipur campus



 IIHM Jaipur campus P2, Awadh Puri, Lal Kothi,, Opposite Ram Mandir (Behind Vidhan Sabha), Jaipur, Rajasthan, India- 302001

IIHM Kolkata campus



 IIHM Kolkata campus X-1, 8/3, Block-EP Sector -V, Salt Lake Electronics complex, Kolkata-700091.

IIHM Pune campus



Kalpataru Arcade S.No.206/3, Plot No. 16 Viman Nagar, (Near Nicco Garden & TASMAC) Pune 411 014 



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