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AIHMCT WAT 2024: Exam Date, Application, Admit Card, Result, Syllabus, and Cutoff

Sukanta Das Waytoadmissions Team
Sukanta Das

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Updated On - Nov 14,2023

AIHMCT WAT 2024: Army Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology released AIHMCT WAT 2024 Result. Candidates can check their AIHMCT WAT result 2024 on its official AIHMCT WAT result 2024 has been declared in the form of a merit list. Candidates who have cracked the entrance exam will have to appear online for counseling by payment of the registration fee before June 30. 

AIHMCT WAT 2024 has been concluded on May 29, 2024, in 26 cities across India. AIHMCT WAT is a Written Admission Test conducted by the Army Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology to provide admission to students in its Bachelor’s in Hotel Management (BHM) program. As per AIHMCT 2024 Exam Pattern, WAT is an online test of 3 hours duration having 100 MCQs of 1 mark each. AIHMCT WAT 2024 Syllabus includes Reasoning and Logical Deduction, Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude, English Language, General Knowledge, and Hospitality and Tourism sections. 

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Highlights

Candidates can check below some major highlights related to AIHMCT 2024. 

Full Exam Name Army Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology Written Admission Test
Conducting Body Army Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology (AIHMCT)
Exam Type Entrance Test
Exam Level National, University Level
Eligibility Class 12 Pass children of Army Personnel
Courses Offered BHM program (Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel Management)
Application Mode Online
Mode of Exam Online
Official Website

AIHMCT WAT Exam Dates 2024

AIHMCT has released WAT 2024 Exam Dates along with official notification and application form. Candidates can check AIHMCT 2024 Exam Dates from below table:

Events  Dates
Last day to submit AIHMCT WAT 2024 Application Form 

May 20, 2024

Scrutiny of Online Application and Uploaded Documents. May 23, 2024
AIHMCT WAT 2024 Admit Card Available Released
AIHMCT WAT 2024 Exam Date

May 29, 2024

Declaration of AIHMCT WAT 2024 Result/ Merit List June 17, 2024
Last Day for fee payment  June 30, 2024 
Register for Counselling To be announced
Last Day for Admission/reporting to college To be announced
Chairman’s Address to students and parents To be announced
Commencement of session 2024-23 To be announced

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Eligibility 

AIHMCT falls under the category of AWES (Army Welfare Education Society Professional College). Only children of serving Army personnel, ex-Army personnel, and war widows of Army are eligible for admission.

Category I: Students must belong to any one of the below-mentioned categories:

  • Children of Army Personnel who have served the Army with a minimum of 10 years of continuous service in the Army
  • Children of Ex-Army personnel who have taken discharged or released after ten years of service.
  • Children of Ex-Army personnel who have granted a regular pension, liberalized family pension, disability pension at the time of their superannuation, demise, discharge, release medical board/ individual medical board.

Category II: Adopted/ Stepchildren and children of Remarried Widows:

  • If Army Personnel adopted a child at least five years prior to seeking admission
  • Stepchildren meet the eligibility criteria if they are born from a wedding where at least one parent belonged to the Army

Category III: Special Cases Eligibility Criteria

  • Wards of Ex-Army Medical Corps Officers/Army Dental Corps Officers presently serving with Indian Navy or Indian Air Force (IN/IAF) who have served in the Army for at least 10 years.

Eligibility criteria for Children of APS/ MNS/ TA Personnel

  • Children of the APS Personnel, who have put in 10 years of service in Army.
  • Children of the APS Personnel, who are directly recruited into APS and have completed 10 years of service.
  • Children of the only member of MNS who have 10 years of service as regular members or are in receipt of a pension from the Army
  • Children of TA Personnel who have completed 10 years of embodied service.

The major parameters for judging a candidate’s eligibility to appear in AIHMCT WAT 2024 is tabulated below:

AIHMCT WAT Educational



Class 12 or equivalent examination from any academic stream with English as a compulsory subject
Final year students can also apply for provisional admission which will only be confirmed once they submit the proof of qualifying exam at time of admission.
National Opening Schooling Students (regular) should produce  11th standard certificate from the school.
AIHMCT WAT Age Limit Students age should not be more than 22 years as on July 1, 2024
Physical Fitness Students must meet the physical fitness norms as prescribed by the authority

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Application Form

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Application Forms are now available. The application form can be filled in online mode only at the official website –  

Candidates will have to remit AIHMCT application fees of INR 750 through NEFT in favor of “Institute Fund, AIHM&CT” A/c No 64020010441, payable at State Bank of India, Hennur Road, Bangalore – 560 043, IFSC Code No SBIN0014933. 

Documents to Upload during AIHMCT Registration

  • Proof of Age as per Std X/XII or Equivalent Mark Sheet/ TC.
  • Statement of Marks of Qualifying examination with aggregate marks.
  • Appropriate certificates in respect of various categories to avail priority for admission.
  • Proof of Gallantry award for grant of weightage.

AIHMCT 2024 Admit Card

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Admit Card for AIHMCT WAT 2024 is available for downloadAIHMCT 2024 Admit Card had been made available to the candidate after the successful completion of the application process. Students have to download their AIHMCT WAT 2024 Admit Card from the official website – The admit card has to be carried to the exam center on the exam day along with an original photo ID proof.

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Exam Centers

There are a total of 26 exam centers for the AIHMCT WAT 2024 examination. Students can choose any one of the exam centers according to their preference at the time of filling the application form. The following table shows the locations of AIHMCT WAT 2024 exam centers along with their test codes:

Exam Center Test Codes Exam Center Test Codes
Pathankot 01 Ahmedabad 14
Jammu 02 Kota 15
Chandigarh 03 Hyderabad 16
Ambala 04 Bangalore 17
Delhi 05 Belgaum 18
Jaipur 06 Chennai 19
Dehradun 07 Trivandrum 20
Lucknow 08 Wellington/ Ooty 21
Bhopal 09 Kolkata 22
Jabalpur 10 Patna 23
Gwalior 11 Bhubaneshwar 24
Pune 12 Guwahati 25
Baroda 13 Jalpaiguri 26

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Exam Pattern

AIHMCT WAT 2024 is conducted through the online mode only. Some of the major highlights of AIHMCT WAT 2024 Exam Pattern:

  • The paper comprises multiple-choice questions.
  • Each question carries 1 mark which makes a total of 100 marks.
  • Time duration to complete the examination is 3 hours
  • The paper is divided into five parts i.e. Reasoning and Logical Deduction, Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude, Command and Test of English Language, General Knowledge and Hospitality and Tourism.
Sections Maximum Marks
English Language 20
Reasoning and Logical Deduction 20
Hospitality and Tourism 20
General Knowledge 20
Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude 20
Total 100

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Syllabus

Students can study the below-mentioned topics asked from five different sections i.e. Reasoning and Logical Deduction, Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude, English Language, General Knowledge, and Hospitality and Tourism. AIHMCT WAT 2024 Syllabus is based on 10+2 curriculum.

The following table shows the important topics related to AHIMCT WAT 2024:

Sections Topics
Reasoning and Logical Deduction Analytical Reasoning
Statements assumptions
Statements arguments
Statements conclusions
Statements action
Blood relations related questions
Symbols and notations
Alphabet Test
Data interpretation
Direction and Distance related questions
Linear Arrangement
Complex Arrangement
Coding and Decoding
Problems based on Symmetry
Problems based on Visual Ability
Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude Elementary Mathematics
Arithmetic (Number Theory)
Chain Rule
Percentage calculation
Profit and Loss
Calculate areas and volumes
Unitary Method Questions
Age Questions
Clocks & Calendar related questions
Speed (of cars, trains, etc) related questions
Ratio and Proportion
Number Systems
Square Roots
Cube Roots
Fractions and Decimals
H.C.F. and L.C.M.
Simple Interest
Compound Interest
Time and Distance related questions
Work and Wage Related Questions
Command and Test of English Language Vocabulary
English proficiency
Spelling mistakes
Rearrangement of words in a sentence
Rearrangement of the sentence in paragraph
Idioms and phrases
One word substitution
Sentence formation
Sentence completion
Sentence improvement
Sentence Reconstruction
Paragraph formation
Paragraph completion
Fill in the blanks
General Knowledge Famous personalities
Inventions and discoveries
Books and authors
World organizations
Prizes and awards
Fashion Events
Natural calamities

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Result

The AIHMCT WAT 2024 Result will be released soon after the exams are concludedThe result for AIHMCT WAT 2024 will be released on the official website of the institute in the form of a Merit List. On the basis of the candidate's score in the Written Admission Test, the merit list will be prepared.

AIHMCT WAT Tie-breaking Criteria:

  • If candidates secure equal marks, then merit list will be released on the basis of securing higher aggregate marks in qualifying examination i.e. 10+2 or equivalent which will be given higher preference.
  • In case if class 12 marks are equal, then class 10 marks will be taken to prepare the merit list.  

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Cutoff 

Cutoff marks are the minimum marks that has to be secured by the candidate in order to qualify the WAT. If students obtain less than the cutoff marks then they are not eligible for admission. After the declaration of the result, cut off marks will be declared.

The cutoff marks will be decided on the basis of the following factors:

  • Total numbers of candidates appear for the exam.
  • The difficulty level of the paper.
  • No. of candidates passed the exam.
  • Previous years’ cutoff marks.
  • Average scores obtained by the candidate in the entrance test.
  • Reservation criteria of the University.

AIHMCT WAT 2024 Counselling

Those who have cleared the written admission test will be called for counseling conducted at AIHMCT Bangalore. Students who have been shortlisted for admission on the basis of their performance in written admission test are required to appear for the counselling.

Final merit list for admission in the BHM course is prepared on the basis of student’s performance in WAT. Top 60 students in the merit list will receive an offer of admission to a Bachelors degree in the Hotel Management course at AIHMCT.

Students must bring the following list of document at the time of counseling for verification:

  1. 10th and 12th class certificate and mark sheets
  2. 11th standard mark sheet
  3. Caste certificate issued by the competent authority
  4. Birth certificate
  5. School/ Institute leaving certificate
  6. Bonafide certificate from the school/ institution last attended
  7. Character certificate from the last attended school/ institution
  8. Migration certificate, in case of passed qualifying examination other than Bangalore University
  9. 6 copies of passport size photograph in shirt and tie
  10. Serving certificate or discharge book and PPO of parents
  11. Medical certificate with original ECG report duly attested by RMO/ MO of nearest MH
  12. Valid dependent card issued to children of Army Person vide Army Order No. 74/ 75, 120/ 80 should be produced on joining date

If there is a gap between last attended colleges and joining of AIHMCT, students have to submit an affidavit, executed before a Magistrate on stamp paper of requisite value stated that applicants have not joined any course of studies during the period in any other university.

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