About OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam
The Oberoi Group of Hotel’s Systematic Training and Education Programme (STEP) conducts interviews to shortlist interested candidates for hospitality management programs offered by the institute. Based on an aspirant’s performance in the admission process of Oberoi STEP, he/she can secure admission in courses on offer at Oberoi STEP which is as mentioned below:
|Program||Stream/ Focus Area|
|Hotel Operations||Front office/ Food Beverage Service Focus Housekeeping Focu|
The hotel among The Oberoi Group of Hotels that will be assigned to candidates for the STEP program will be at the sole discretion of OCLD.
Oberoi OCLD program is being hosted by The Oberoi Bangalore, The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra, The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla, The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur; Trident Gurgaon; The Oberoi Gurgaon; Trident Agra; Trident Jaipur; The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur; Trident Chennai and Trident Udaipur. Practical training in courses offered at Oberoi Centre for Learning and Development (OCLD) is offered at The Oberoi Group of Hotels. Also, when candidates complete the programs offered at Oberoi STEP they are awarded Bachelor of Tourism Studies (BTS) degree from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and a Certificate of Proficiency from The Oberoi Group.
Candidates can apply for admissions through the Oberoi STEP entrance exam in October/February, every year. The academic session for the programs offered at OCLD commences in August each year. Candidates can apply for admissions through the Oberoi STEP entrance exam in October/February, every year. The academic session for the programs offered at OCLD commences in August each year.
OBEROI STEP Eligibility
Aspirants need to fulfill multiple Oberoi STEP eligibility criteria to apply for OCLD admissions. General eligibility criteria that aspirants need to meet to secure admission in courses offered at Oberoi STEP are mentioned below:
|Criteria||OBEROI STEP Eligibility|
|Age Limit||Candidates must be above 18 years and below 20 Years of age.|
|Educational||Candidates must have passed XII|
|Qualification||Examination from any board that is recognized by the Indra Gandhi National Open University , India ( IGNOU )|
Candidates must have passed XII examination, from any board that is recognized by the Indira Gandhi National Open University, India (IGNOU).
The students also have to pass the following rounds-
Round 1: Candidates are divided into groups of 15-20 participants and are taken through a round of activities and questionnaires. Here, the evaluator checks the candidates grooming, poise and spoken English.
Round 2: Short-listed candidates from Round 1 are taken to another round of activities on the same day including a one-on-one meeting with a panel comprising of faculty. Here, the evaluator gets to know them better and checks their aptitude for hospitality.
Round 3: Short-listed candidates from Round 2 will be invited for another round of activities and questionnaires including a final interview with a panel. This may be on a different day and city than the above two rounds.
Apart from the above-mentioned eligibility criteria, aspirants also need to possess the below-mentioned skill-set to be eligible to secure admission in Oberoi STEP programs. Additional Oberoi STEP eligibility criteria state that candidates need to fulfill the below-mentioned skill requirement:
- Possess a positive attitude with a desire for excellence
- Have good communication skills in English
- Possess strong interpersonal skills
- Are keen to take initiative and have an eye for detail
- Have team-oriented outlook
OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam Process
Step 1: Fill the Oberoi STEP Application Form
Candidates need to fill Oberoi STEP application form online on the official website of the Oberoi Centre for Learning and Development. As part of the Oberoi STEP application process, candidates need to fill their educational qualifications, select their interview venue and date in the application form. Aspirants do not need to pay any Oberoi STEP exam application fee while filling the registration form for the interview round for OCLD admissions.
Step 2: Appear for Oberoi STEP Interview
To be shortlisted for admission in programs offered at Oberoi STEP, candidates do not need to give any written entrance exam but need to appear for an interview round.
Important Documents for Oberoi STEP Interview Round
Oberoi STEP application form (One print-out)
One passport size photograph
Class X certificate (One copy). If any candidate’s Class X certificate doesn’t mention the date of birth then they need to carry one copy of their birth certificate at the time of the interview round.
Class XII certificate (One copy)
Medical certificate. The candidate should be deemed medically fit by Oberoi Step’s company doctor.
Testimonials that are verified to be authentic
Step 3: Check Oberoi STEP Result
After all the interview rounds are conducted by Oberoi Centre for Learning and Development, the officials formulate the list of candidates shortlisted for Oberoi STEP admissions. The result for the Oberoi STEP entrance exam is sent to aspirants utilizing email or post.
STEP program conducted by the Oberoi Group of Hotels commences in August each year.
OBEROI STEP Examination Centers
Oberoi STEP test centers have been declared. The interviews for admissions in Oberoi STEP are set to be conducted across 13 test cities. For the convenience of aspirants, there were two different Oberoi STEP exam centers for Mumbai city. The exam centers for Oberoi STEP are as mentioned below:
OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam Important Dates
|Interview for Hotel Operation with focus in front Office/ Food & Berverage Service at various Loction.Interview for Hotel Operations with Housekeeping Focus at various location . Interview for Kitchen Operation at various Locations.||Mid of April|
OBEROI STEP ENTRANCE Exam Admit Card
The Oberoi Group of Hotel’s Systematic Training and Education Programme ey management programs presented by it. Applicants are up to download their hall ticket from the official website.
Oberoi STEP admit card is a fundamental document; the applicants need to bring the hall ticket to the examination place on the day of the exam.
It also comprehends the information apropos exam center selected to the claimant. The succeeding details are on Admit Card:
- Name of the candidate
- Roll No.
- Date of Birth
- Photograph (passport size)
- Candidate’s Thumb Impression
- Examination center details
- 10.Date and time of the exam
OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam Result
The Oberoi Centre conducts the interview rounds for Learning and Development. The officials will communicate the list of the selected applicants who have been shortlisted for the Oberoi STEP.
The result of the Oberoi STEP entrance exam will be sent to the applicants through email or post. STEP program conducted by the Oberoi Group of Hotels commences in August each year.
Syllabus For OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam
The step test syllabus includes:
- General knowledge
- Analytic & logical reasoning
- Quantitative, Current affairs, Business strategy
- Verbal Ability, General English Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning
The test paper comprises of 4 sections. The total time is 2 hours. There are only 150 questions with selective four answer option. There is a negative marking for the wrong marking of answers.
Registration Fees of OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam
There are no registration fees that need to be paid by the students for the Oberoi step entrance exam.
Counseling Process of OBEROI STEP Entrance Exam
The successfully shortlisted STEP test candidates will be announced officially on their website as per the marks scored by each student. This is transparent and all candidates have to pass further tests like group discussion and interview to join in their BTS program. The students can consult their selective option like the main subject and desired location to join if case this option is permitted.