NCHM JEE Preparation Books

When hotel management in India is talked about, NCHM JEE is certainly discussed and is somewhat a synonym to the hotel management entrances in India. Upon getting a good rank in the NCHM JEE, aspirants have to go for the NCHM JEE counseling round for claiming a seat in an Institute of Hotel Management (IMH’s) or in the colleges accepting the NCHM JEE scores. To have an accurate and to-the-mark preparation for acing the NCHM JEE along with good guidance or coaching, you will require some good NCHM JEE preparation books as well.
In this article you will get acquainted with the sections that form the NCHM JEE question paper, the topics that frame the questions of a particular section of NCHM JEE, and the best books that are needed for the preparation of topics asked in the NCHM JEE.
Take a look at the NCHM JEE exam sections and number of questions in each section in the table below:-
Sections
Number of Questions
Numerical ability and analytical aptitude
30
Reasoning and logical deduction
30
English Language
60
Question on aptitude for the service sector
50
General Knowledge and current affairs
30
The topics covered under each section are:-
1. Numerical ability and analytical aptitude have the questions from the topics:-
Elementary Mathematics, Arithmetic (number theory), Number Systems, Simplification, Square Roots, Cube Roots, Fractions and Decimals, HCF and LCM, Variation, Chain Rule, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Logarithms, Percentage calculation, Compound Interest, Simple Interest, Unitary Method Questions, Calculate areas and volumes etc.
The best books for Numerical ability and Analytical aptitude are:-
  • 30 days wonder for Maths by S Chand’s
  • Quantitative Aptitude by RS Aggarwal
2. Reasoning and logical deduction topics that form the NCHM questions are:-
Direction and Distance related questions, Analytical Reasoning, Linear Arrangement, Complex Arrangement Series, Coding and Decoding, Alphabet Test, Statements assumptions, Syllogism, Statements conclusions, Problems based on Symmetry, Problems based on Visual Ability, Statements arguments, Data interpretation, Symbols and notations, Statements action, Blood relations related questions.
Some of the best books of Reasoning and logical deduction which are needed for preparing for the NCHM JEE are:-
  • Quantitative Aptitude ebook (ALL Parts Solved) by R S Agarwal
  • Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal
  • Verbal Reasoning Book by R S Agarwal
  • 501 Challenging Logical reasoning Practice Book
3. The English Language topics which are asked in the NCHM JEE are:-
Synonyms, Antonyms, Vocabulary, Spelling mistakes, Idioms and phrases, English proficiency, Sentence completion, Analogies, Paragraph completion, One-word substitution, Fill in the blanks, Sentence improvement, Paragraph formation, Rearrangement of a sentence in a paragraph.
The books that should be followed for preparing the NCHM JEE English section is:-
  • Pearson’s English
  • Wren and Martin
  • Tata McGraw-Hill
  • Arihant General English for all Competitive Examinations
4. The topics that cover the question on Aptitude for the service sector:-
Hotel properties, hotel chains, general knowledge based questions, hotel and tourism based questions .
The book recommended for preparing the Aptitude for the service sector is:-
  • R Gupta’s book for Hotel Management
5. The general knowledge forms an integral part of the NCHM JEE. The topics that are covered in the NCHM JEE GK are:-
Famous personalities, Books and authors, Animals, Currencies, Inventions and discoveries, Fashion, Events, Prizes and awards, Music, Dances, Languages, Disasters, Natural calamities, Earth, Solar System, World organizations, Statistical data of the World, Sports etc.
We recommend you to read the book mentioned below for NCHM JEE GK preparation:-
  • Manorama Yearbook
  • Pratiyogita Darpan
  • Pearson India Yearbook
  • Lucent’s GK
  • Competition Review Yearbook Arihant General Knowledge