Overview of Hotel Management Courses in India
Hotel Management industry has become one of the most flourished and glamorous industry globally. The most integral part of this industry is the hotel management. As a result the hotel management is also getting global. Hotel chains are being opened in many small and large cities across the country, as a result there is a huge demand of trained personnel of this field. Government has taken steps to promote tourism which also brought interest in people to go for hotel management. These factors brought wide employment opportunities in hotel industry. Most challenging component in this area of work is to keep your cool! Hotel management includes restaurant management, ship management, catering in hospitals, airlines, clubs, and lodges. In next couple of years hotel industry will get major boosts.
Hotel management aspirants must have strong communication skill, aptitude and a great personality. Many students start preparing for entrance exams after class 10. After 12th students can choose hotel management as a professional choice. Higher study involves Masters in hotel management.
B. A. in Hotel Management
It provides students with initial academic qualification to enter the working society. They learn to work in areas of hospitality, hotels, and restaurant. It generally spans for 4 years but it can be accelerated to 2 years for student with associate degree.
Bachelor of Hotel Management
It mainly focuses on hotel administration and hospitality. It might indulge into the technical aspect of hotel management, problem solving skills. It provides hands-on experience by visiting hotels or taking internships. Duration of the program is 4 years. Students doing Diploma or any other associate degree can apply for this program.
BBA in Hotel Management
It is undergraduate program in hotel management course. It spans for 3 years. The students who have complete 10+2 or have equivalent qualification with a minimum of 50% can apply. Entrance exams are also conducted by different institutes for selection.
Colleges having this degree are-
- B.R. Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad
- Indore Professional Studies Academy, Indore
- Anand Institute of Management, Anand
- Asia Pacific Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
- Jindal School of hotel Management, Vadodara
M.SC in Hotel Management
Postgraduate in Hotel Management provide you with alternative approaches to management. Any graduate can apply from recognized institutes. Duration of the program is 2 years. Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu provides distance education for this course.
MBA in Hotel Management
Students who like to take leadership roles in the hotel industry can undertake this course. It teaches students to manage finance, operate hotels and innovative marketing in the hotel industry. Prerequisites is student must have a bachelor’s degree related to hospitality.
Colleges are ATMA College
Diploma in Hotel Management
This program requires one to two years of study.
Colleges offering these courses are:
- UEI Global
- International Institute of Hotel Management
- Kohinoor International Management Institute
Post Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management
It enhances the career opportunities of the currently working professionals in this industry. People seeking a change in career path, it’s a fantastic offer for them as well.
- Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration
- PostGraduate Correspondence School
- Gramodaya Post Graduate College and Research Institute.
- Kalyan Post Graduate College