Punjab University has released the result of PUTHAT 2019. It is conducted on May 10, 2019. Answer Key and question Booklet of PUTHAT 2019 is now available. Candidates can download it from the official website or through the direct link provided below. The Panjab University Tourism and Hospitality Aptitude Test (PUTHAT) is a University level entrance exam conducted by Panjab University. Candidates are shortlisted for admission to BHMCT, Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management (BTTM) on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam. Check complete details on PUTHAT 2019 from this page.
PUTHAT is a pen-paper based test which is mandatory for the candidates to appear for if they wish to take admission in the Hospitality Management programs. The Panjab University announced the exam dates for PUTHAT 2019. Candidates can check the entrance date and complete schedule for PUTHAT 2019 from the table below which has been announced by the Panjab University, Chandigarh.
|PUTHAT 2019||Important Dates|
|PUTHAT 2019 Application Form is available from||05 Mar 2019|
|Last date to submit the information to generate Fee Challan|
|Last date for application fee submission in SBI using website generated Challan|
|Last date to upload a photograph, signature with the remaining information on the website|
|Date by which Roll Nos. will be available online Roll number and the centre of the examination will be generated and further the roll number slip is required to be downloaded from the website by the candidate using their own login and password (provided while generating Bank Challan).|
|PUTHAT 2019 exam date|
|Uploading of Answer Key and submission of objections in it||15 May 2019|
|Last date to submit an objection in the PUTHAT 2019 Answer Key||17 May 2019|
|Uploading of the response to the Objections and inviting Cross-objections (through e-mail only)||20 May 2019|
|Last day of submission of Cross-objections to the Answer key||22 May 2019|
|Declaration of PUTHAT 2019 Result|
|Date of Availability of Admission Forms on UIHTM website (to be filled only by the candidates who qualify PUTHAT Exam)||30 May 2019|
|Date of submission of Admission Form from the PUTHAT qualified candidates||27 Jun 2019|
|Dates for the conduct of 1st counselling|
|General Category||27 Jun 2019 at 9:30 a.m|
|Other than General (Reserved and Additional categories)||28 Jun 2019 at 9:30 a.m.|
|Dates for the conduct of 2nd counselling|
|General Category||05 Jul 2019 at 9:30 a.m|
|Other than General (Reserved and Additional categories)||05 Jul 2019 at 11:30 a.m|
|General (after de-reservation)||05 Jul 2019 at 2:30 p.m|
PUTHAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates willing to apply for PUTHAT 2019 must ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria as given by the University. The eligibility conditions for PUTHAT 2019 below.
- The candidate must have passed class 12th from CBSE or its equivalent Examination conducted by a recognized Board/University/Council.
- The students should have obtained not less than 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST/BC/PwD Categories) in aggregate and English as one of the Compulsory Subjects.
Who is not eligible to apply for PUTHAT 2019?
The candidates who have passed/ appeared in 10+2 Examinations of Mahila Gram Vidyapith, Allahabad are ineligible to appear in PUTHAT-2019, as this institution has been derecognized by Panjab University, Chandigarh
PUTHAT 2019 Application Form
The application form for PUTHAT 2019 is available now through online mode only. The students have to register for the exam first, only after which they can proceed to fill in other necessary information in the PUTHAT 2019 Application Form. The aspirants must submit the form before the last, any application submitted after the last date will not be accepted. One important point to note is that after the final submission of the application form, the aspirants shall not be allowed to make any changes/ edit, modify details in the PUTHAT Application Form.
In the PUTHAT 2019 Application Form, the candidates have to provide their Personal Details, Educational Qualification details, etc. Also, you may have to upload a scanned image of your passport size photograph, signature, etc. To submit the form, you will have to pay a requisite amount of the application fee.
Application Fee for PUTHAT 2019
The University has announced the application fee to be paid. Candidates have to pay the application fee which is described in the table below. The application fee to be paid for submitting the PUTHAT 2019 Application Form is as follows:
PUTHAT 2019 Exam Pattern
The PUTHAT 2019 is a pen-paper based which will consist of Multiple choice type questions. The duration of the exam is 90 minutes. The test will consist of 100 MCQ type questions and the medium of the question paper will be in the English language only. The candidates need to prepare topics such as English Aptitude, Current Affairs, and General Awareness, Reasoning Ability and Hospitality Industry Awareness.
The distribution of question in each of these sections is as follows:
|Name of the Subject||Number of Questions|
|Current Affairs and General Awareness||20|
|Hospitality Industry Awareness||30|
Negative Marking: There shall be a negative marking, i.e., 25% marks shall be deducted for an incorrect answer marked by the candidate. This means that 1/4th marks will be deducted.
PUTHAT 2019 Sample Papers
Sample paper is provided here for candidates to go through it and practice for the PUTHAT 2019 examination. The sample papers help a candidate get an idea of the questions that will be in the test paper. Candidates can go through the sample paper provided here for them.
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PUTHAT 2019 Admit card
The admit card for PUTHAT 2019 will be issued for only those candidates who will successfully register for the entrance exam. The Univeristy will issue the PUTHAT 2019 Admit Card through online mode only. No printed admit card will be sent to the candidate through post/ courier. To download it you need to log in at the official website of Panjab Univeristy by entering details such as Login ID and Password.
You must carry the print out of the PUTHAT 2019 Admit Card on the day of the examination. No candidate shall be allowed to take the test without the Admit Card under any circumstances. One important advice to the candidates is that they must retain the admit card with them till the admission process is over since it will be required again at the time of counseling.
PUTHAT 2019 Answer Key
University conducts the entrance test successfully at the Chandigarh center, now it published the Answer key along with question paper at its official website. With the help of the answer key, the candidates can cross check their answers, and calculate their probable score. On the basis of the score calculated, you can estimate your chances of qualifying the entrance test.
The University shall also the candidates to file an objection in the PUTHAT 2019 Answer Key. The candidates can file their objections regarding discrepancies and accuracy of the Answer Key by e-mail only. The objections submitted by the candidate will then be evaluated by the panel of experts, after which a final answer key will be published.
PUTHAT 2019 Result
The result for PUTHAT 2019 will be declared by the Punjab University online on the official website. No separate result cards will be issued to the candidates by the office. The University shall also prepare a merit list which will include the name of the qualifiers of the entrance exam. The candidates are offered admission to the course on the basis of their merit lists prepared by Panjab University. In order to qualify the entrance exam, the applicants need to obtain minimum cut off marks in the test.
Those whose name will be included in the PUTHAT 2019 Merit List will then be eligible to participate for the Counselling. Also, the Univeristy shall give a facility to the candidates by which they may verify their result. If a candidate wishes to verify his/her result, he/she will be provided with a photocopy of his/her Answer-Sheet on payment of Rs. 10,000/- within 10 days after the declaration of the entrance test result and the office should process the whole procedure within three working days. In case, a discrepancy is found in the result of the candidate, the result would accordingly be revised and the fee deposited will be refunded.
PUTHAT 2019 Cut Off
In order to be declared as qualified, the candidates need to obtain minimum marks in the entrance examination. The Univeristy specifies the minimum cut off marks required to qualify the test. The cut off for PUTHAT 2019 is announced and is available in the Information Brochure. The candidates can check the cut off marks to get an idea and set their goals accordingly.
|Category||Cut off percentage|
|Other category candidates||15%|
PUTHAT 2019 Counseling
Only those candidates who will qualify the test by obtaining the minimum cut off percentage will be eligible to participate in the PUTHAT 2019 Counselling. The qualifiers will have to download and submit the Second part of the Admission Form, which will be uploaded on the UIHTM website. The candidates need to submit the admission form along with the necessary documents before the last date. Also. the candidates need to bring the original documents on the day of counseling. All the candidates need to be physically present for the counseling. The University shall conduct two (02) rounds of the PUTHAT Counselling.
PUTHAT 2019 Seats Offered
The number of seats offered at University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (UIHTM) is given in the table below. The number of seats allotted per course by the university is given below.
|Courses Offered at University Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management||Number of Seats|
|Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (Four Year Programme)||60 + 06 NRI|
|Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management||30 + 03 NRI|
Panjab University 2019 Fee Structure
The fee to be paid by the candidate while taking admission to the desired courses offered by the university are mentioned in the table below. The fee is to be paid in two installments, one at the time of admission and the other after admission.
|Course||First Installment||Second Installment|
|Bachelor of hotel management and catering technology(BHMCT)||Rs. 41,860/- +Student welfare activities fund Rs.3000/- p.a||Rs. 33, 215/-|
|Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management(BTTM)||Rs. 29,155 + Student welfare activities fund Rs.3000/- p.a||Rs. 20, 510/-|
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Official Website: puthat.puchd.ac.in
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