Bharati Vidyapeeth University HM Test

The Bharati Vidyapeeth University HM Test is conducted by the university to screen students for the 3 year B.Sc course in Hotel Management.

Important Dates and Parameters: Listed below are the important dates related to the Bharati Vidyapeeth University HM Test:

Exam Date Last week of June, 2012 (tentatively)
Exam Time The exam is of 3 hours duration.
Fees The registration fee amounts to INR 1,100.
Registration Opening Date First week of April, 2012 (tentatively)
Registration Closing Date First week of May, 2012 (tentatively)
Eligibility Criteria The applicant should be a citizen of India and has to pass his/her higher secondary examinations from a recognized board. The minimum marks required in the qualifying examination are 50% with English as one of the compulsory subjects. The applicant should not be less than 17 years of age.
Centers for the test The test will be held at Pune, New Delhi, and Navi Mumbai.

Availability of Brochure and Forms: The application forms have to be filled in online through the official website of the University at

Application Mode: The completed document along with a Demand Draft of INR 1,100 has to be sent to the University through registered or speed post. The Demand Draft should either be drawn on Bharati Sahakari Bank Ltd. Pune or any nationalized bank.

Institutes Accepting this Score: The scores of this entrance examination is accepted by Bharati Vidyapeeth University which is situated in Pune.

Recommended Books: Given below is a list of some of the reference books that can assist the candidates to prepare themselves for the Bharati Vidyapeeth University HM Test:

  • Test your Numerical Aptitude by Jim Barret
  • How to pass diagrammatic reasoning Test by Mike Bryon
  • A modern approach to Verbal and Non Verbal reasoning by R.S Agarwal
  • General Intelligence and Test of reasoning by Showick Thorpe
  • Test of Reasoning for Competitive examinations by Thorpe
  • Course in Mental Ability and Quantitative Aptitude by Guha

Syllabus: The format and the syllabus of the Bharati Vidyapeeth University HM Test have been mentioned in the table below:

Serial Numbers Section Marks
1 English Language: Sentence correction, Grammar, Comprehension, Usage, Synonyms, Antonyms 40
2 Reasoning and Logical Deduction: Figure classification, Visual memory, Differences, Relationship concepts, Similarities, Judgment, Analogies, Number Series 40
3 Service and Hospitality Aptitude: Hotel Services and Facility Management, Customer relationship, catering and food management, Service Management, House keeping operations 40
4 Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude: Arithmetical problems, Whole numbers, Decimals, Fractions 40
5 General Knowledge: Indexing, Abbreviations 40

Entrance Exams 2012