PUTHAT 2020: New Exam Date, Registration (Extended), Eligibility, Syllabus
Updated On - August 11 2020 by Kartik Arya
PUTHAT 2020 new date is 16 October 2020. Candidates can submit the applications online Application process till 25 September 2020. Panjab University Tourism & Hospitality Aptitude Test 2020 will be conducted by University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (UIHTM). PUTHAT will be conducted at the University Level. The candidates are offered admission in two courses i.e., Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT), Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management (BTTM). Candidates must read the complete article to know more about PUTHAT 2020 dates, application form, eligibility criteria, admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, result, counselling etc.
PUTHAT 2020 Application Process has been extended until 25 September 2020.
PUTHAT 2020 ew exam date of PUTHAT 2020 is 16 October 2020.
PUTHAT 2020 Important Dates
In order to track out the exam, the candidates can check the important dates from the table below.
PUTHAT Exam Schedule 2020
Application Form is available from
24 March 2020
Last date to submit the application form
23 April22 May26 June 25 September 2020
Last date for deposit of fee in any branch of SBI using e-challan
02 July 28 September 2020
Last date for application fee submission through online mode
27 April27 May 02 July 28 September 2020
Last date to upload photograph, signature
30 April01 Jun 01 October 2020
Date by which Roll Nos. will be available online
08 May09 Jun 09 October 2020
Last date for candidates who have not completed their form but have paid requisite fee, can complete their form by paying a late fee of Rs. 500/-
12 May16 Jun 13 October 2020
PUTHAT 2020 exam date
15 May19 Jun 16 October 2020
Upload of answer key and invitation for objections
19 May 2020
Last day to submit objections to answer key
21 May 2020
Uploading response of objections and inviting cross-objections
23 May 2020
Last day to submit cross-objections
25 May 2020
Declaration of PUTHAT 2020 Result
27-29 May30 Jun – 01 Jul 28 – 31 October 2020
Date of Availability of Admission Forms on UIHTM website
02 Jun04 Jul 14 Aug 2020
For All categories
25 Jun 202009 Jul 2020
For All reserved and additional categories
26 Jun 2020
For All categories
02 Jul 202016 Jul 2020
For All reserved and additional categories
03 Jul 2020
For General category (after de-reservation)
03 Jul 2020
PUTHAT 2020 Application Form
Candidates need to be very careful while filling the PUTHAT Application Form 2020 to avoid any mistakes. Furthermore, candidates need to make sure that they fill in every detail in the PUTHAT application form and submit the same before the last date.
The details about PUTHAT online form are given below:
PUTHAT Application form will be available till 25 September 2020.
Application Form s available online on the official website from 24 March 2020 of the University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management.
Also, candidates will not be allowed to make any corrections in the application form once they have submitted it.
Furthermore, the application form submitted after the last date for form submission will not be accepted in any case.
Besides this, candidates will have to provide their personal and educational details and also upload the scanned images of their signature and photograph while filling in the application form.
PUTHAT 2020 Application Fee
The candidates need to submit the following mentioned amount as the PUTHAT application fee for the entrance exam:
PUTHAT Registration Fees 2020
Mode of Payment:
Candidates need to pay the application fee for PUTHAT exam through the following way:
Firstly candidates need to submit all the required information while filling the application form after which the Bank Challan receipt will get generated.
After that, the candidates are supposed to deposit the fee in any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) using a website generated Challan.
NOTE: In case 24 hours have passed after the depositing of application fee and the Journal Number is not confirmed, candidates need to notify to the University with a scanned copy of bank slip.
PUTHAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates must carefully go through the PUTHAT Eligibility Criteria 2020 details given below:
Candidates must have cleared their 10+2 Examination conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi or must have cleared an equivalent exam conducted by a recognized Board/Council/University.
Also, they must have a minimum aggregate of at least 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD Categories) and must have English as a subject.
Furthermore, the eligibility of a candidate will be provisional. In case, the candidate is not found to be eligible the University will cancel the admission of the candidate at any stage.
NOTE: The candidates who have passed/appeared in 10+2 Examinations of Mahila Gram Vidyapith, Allahabad will be ineligible to appear in PUTHAT-2020 as this institution has been derecognised by Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Candidates can download their PUTHAT Admit Card 2020 on the official website of conducting authority on 17 July 2020. Check all the important details related to admit card:
Candidates have to log in with their user ID and Password.
Candidates must check every detail mentioned in the admit card carefully.
Candidates can generate other copy of admit card if they despatch the admit card.
Candidates must take the print out of the admit card for future reference.
There is only one exam centre available for the entrance exam i.e., Chandigarh Only.
PUTHAT 2020 Exam Pattern
Candidates must check the PUTHAT 2020 Exam pattern so that they have an idea about the exam structure:
Offline(Pen and Paper)
Type of questions
Objective Type questions
Number of Question
+1 for each correct answer
-0.25 for each wrong answer
Subject wise distribution of question for the exam mentioned in the below table:
Number of Question
Current Affairs and General Awareness
Hospitality Industry Awareness
PUTHAT 2020 Syllabus
Candidates must go through the given below detail related to PUTHAT 2020 Syllabus to help the candidates:
English Aptitude Syllabus: Candidates need to answer the question concern with Reading Comprehension, synonym, Antonyms, spelling correction, one-word substitution and so on.
Current Affairs and General Awareness Syllabus: Candidates must know about the current events occurring worldwide.
Reasoning Ability Syllabus: Questions would be asked from the series, arrangement, coding-decoding, logic, non-verbal.
Hospitality Industry Awareness Syllabus: Candidates must know about catering, travelling, tourism and hospitality industry.
PUTHAT 2020 Preparation Tips
The Preparation Tips are listed below by the experts and are targeted for the Candidates planning to look for some guidance and moral support for their preparation which might help them in scoring than what they are planning to score:
Candidates are requested to go through the Syllabus first of all the things and before even starting their preparation, they must prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources and various other important factors.
Make notes of everything, put tags and sticky notes.
Daily revision is an important aspect as what the candidate studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
Make stronger points even better and work on weak points as well.
PUTHAT 2020 Result
Candidates can download their PUTHAT 2020 Result on 14 August 2020 on the official website of UIHTM. Check all essential detail concern with JENPAUH scorecard:
Candidates have to login into the official website from the registration Id and Password.
Candidates have to enter their roll number to open the scorecard
The result contains the score that the candidate score in the examination with rank.
Candidates are advised to take the print out copy of the result.
PUTHAT 2020 Counselling
The details about PUTHAT 2020 Counselling are provided in this section given below:
JENPAUH counselling will start on August 2020
The candidates qualifying the written test will go for Counselling.
The candidates will be allotted seats based on the rank they will get in the exam, the course is chosen by the candidate and the total number of available seats
At the time of counselling, candidates must carry their original documents and their scanned copy along with the admission letter.
Original birth certificate
10+2 marks sheet
10+2 passing certificate
10 marks sheet
Diploma marks sheet and certificate
PUTHAT 2020 Highlight
Candidates can check the PUTHAT 2020 entrance exam basic information in the given below table:
PUTHAT 2020 (Panjab University Tourism & Hospitality Aptitude Test 2020)
University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management
Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT)and Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management (BTTM)
To offer admission in Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT) and Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management (BTTM)
About Panjab University Chandigarh
Panjab University is a public university located in Chandigarh, India established in the year of 1882. The university has 78 teaching and research departments and 10 centres/chairs for teaching and research at the main campus located at Chandigarh. It has 188 affiliated colleges spread over the eight districts of Punjab state and union-territory of Chandigarh, with Regional Centres at Ludhiana, Muktsar & Hoshiarpur.It is one of the most highly ranked universities in India. It offers various undergraduate, postgradute, diploma, research programmes under the faculties of Arts, Science, Languages, Law, Education, Engineering and Technology,Design and Fine Arts, Business Management and Commerce, Hotel Management and Tourism, Medical Sciences, and Pharmaceutical Sciences.
PUTHAT Important Dates
PUTHAT 2020 Form Date
24 Mar - 25 Sep 2020
PUTHAT 2020 Exam Date
16 Oct 2020
Panjab University Tourism & Hospitality Aptitude Test 2020 Exam Pattern
1 hours 30 minutes
Question Paper Type :
Multiple Choice Questions
General Knowledge & Current Affairs
Instructions:Last section is of Hospitality Industry Awareness.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques 1: Are the application forms allowed to be submitted directly in the university?
Ques 2: What is the percent of relaxation for reserved candidates to appear for the examination?
Ques 3: How many seats are there in BHMCT and BTTM courses for Indian aspirants in Panjab University?
Ques 4: How many seats are there for NRI & foreign nationals in BHMCT & BTTM in UIHTM, Panjab University?
Form Start Date:
24 Mar 2020
Form End Date:
25 Sep 2020
The last date to submit the form was on 25 Sep 2020