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Eligibility Criteria and Career options in Hotel Management in India

by Manisha Verma

Hospitality industry is one of the most promising sector and growing with rapid pace. Every year this sector contributes a lot in the economy of the country. The industry is growing day-by-day and because of endless opportunities in this Hotel industry large number of students choosing this field to build their career. After pursuing a degree in hotel management whole world is your workplace. You can move to any country to find a job and make your career. A career in hotel management will offers you endless job opportunities and a good growth. This industry has a growth rate of 200% per year. So making a career in this field can be lucrative affair and right choice at this moment.

Courses offered in Hotel Management

Those students who want to make a career in this field can pursue a full time degree, diploma, and short term certificate in hotel management. Below is the list of course offered by various universities and colleges:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Hotel Management
  • Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)
  • Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management
  • BA (Hons) in Hotel Management
  • BBA in Hotel Management
  • Master of Science in Hotel Management
  • MBA in Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Hotel Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management
  • Certificate Courses in Hotel and Catering Management
  • Craftsmanship Courses

Duration of Hotel Management programmes:

The duration of the courses vary from college to college and degree to degree. If student pursue a Bachelors degree in Hotel Management, the duration of the course would be three to four years. The duration for Masters degree in hotel management would range from 18 months to 24 months. For a certification and diploma course the duration of the programme would be 6 months to 18 months, it depends upon the modules covered in the programme.

Eligibility Criteria for Hotel Management course

Diploma course after 10th: To apply for diploma course a candidate must have passed Class 10th exam from a recognised board with minimum 40% marks.

Bachelors Degree: For bachelors degree a candidate must have passed Class 10+2 examination with at least 50% marks.

Post graduation degree: To be eligible for post graduation management programme a candidate must have passed Bachelors degree from a recognised university with at least 45% marks.

Certificate course: If a candidate wants to apply to certificate degree he/she should have completed minimum eligibility criteria the programme.

Career Options in Hotel Management

  • Front office Manager
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Banquets Manager
  • Human Resources and Secretary
  • Air Hostess and Flight Stewards
  • Assistant restaurant manager
  • Restaurant manager
  • Bar Manager
  • House Keeping Manager
  • Hotel Administration
  • Dietician
  • Travel & Tourism Management, etc.

Top Hotel Management Colleges in India:

  1. Oberoi Centre of Learning and Development
  2. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM)
  3. Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration (WGSHA)
  4. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Aurangabad
  5. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Chennai
  6. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Kolkata
  7. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Ahmedabad
  8. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Bangalore
  9. Christ College
  10. Delhi Institute of Hotel Management
  11. Ranjeeta Institute of Hotel Management
  12. State Institute of Hotel Management, Gantok
  13. State Institute of Hotel Management, Jodhpur
  14. GR Institute of Hotel Management
  15. K C College of Hotel Management

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    avneesh_saraswat
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    avneesh_saraswatWed, 20 May 2015 16:47:51 -0000

    Respected Sir/Ma'am ,
    I gave my 12th board exams but failed due to less marks in Maths and Physics…… but i scored a lot in english….can i apply for Hotel Management course…..I desperately want to know…!!!
    Kindly look forward to my humble request…..Thank You…!!

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    sharmishtaTue, 19 May 2015 15:26:30 -0000

    I m now in S.Y.BCOM completing my graduation and afterwards want to do hotel management so what should I do after graduation bachelors degree or post graduation degree

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    sharmishtaTue, 19 May 2015 15:15:15 -0000

    I am completing my B.COM now I m in S.Y B.COM and after my graduation I want to do hotel management so what should I pursue the post graduation course or bachelors degree please guide me !!!!!

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    dhayalMon, 18 May 2015 20:16:22 -0000

    Hello,my name is Sharma I have completed my 11th standard in Bangalore and I believe I have better carrier in hotel and management?

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    empeeihmct_chennaiTue, 19 May 2015 08:14:57 -0000

    Greetings! Dhayal its never too late to get a better career and which you like to get into , ! its pleasure to let you know that our institute, i.e, Empee Institute of Hotel Management, in Chennai offers Diploma in catering & Hotel Administration (3 years) ,eligibility to apply for the same is 10th Pass & Please visit the institute official Website www.empeeihmct.in for more details.

    Warm Regards,
    Aakash Roy choudhury,
    Empee Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology
    (Approved by AICTE, Govt.of India)
    D-103,ArunaComplex, Annanagar (East), Chennai.
    Phone : 044-26630179,
    Telefax : 044-26631843
    E-mail : empeeihmct@vsnl.net
    Web : www.empeeihmct.in

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    Vasu1980Sun, 17 May 2015 09:49:44 -0000

    Hi sir I have done the 12 th with 48% marks in 1997.i want to do hotel management. Due to long gap n less then 50% marks can I get admmission in any distance university.i am working in a hotel( a pvt ltd company) as a supervisor cum manager with exp of 13 years. Please suggest me what to do now ?i want to do graduation in this line but not regular

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    empeeihmct_chennaiMon, 18 May 2015 07:16:15 -0000

    Greetins Vasu! its pleasure to let you know that our institute, i.e, Empee Institute of Hotel Management, in Chennai offers Bsc in catering & Hotel Administration (3 years) and institute can give you the facility to earn and continue with your job in chennai. visit www.empeeihmct.in for more details or call on 08682845573.

    Warm Regards,
    Aakash Roy choudhury,
    EMPEE Ihmct

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    kiranhuleTue, 12 May 2015 15:22:17 -0000

    Hi
    I have completed 3years diploma in hotel management and catering technology ,I want to complete my degree or post graduations in the same I want to know the process .

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    empeeihmct_chennaiMon, 18 May 2015 07:33:37 -0000

    Greetings Kiran! Its pleasure to let you know that our institute "Empee Institute of Hotel Management" offers lateral entry to second year of Bsc in catering & Hotel Administration after your diploma in HM (3year) from a recognized university/Board. Please visit the institute official Website www.empeeihmct.in.

    Warm Regards,
    Aakash Roy choudhury,
    Empee Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology
    (Approved by AICTE, Govt.of India)
    D-103,ArunaComplex, Annanagar (East), Chennai.
    Phone : 044-26630179,
    Telefax : 044-26631843
    E-mail : empeeihmct@vsnl.net
    Web : www.empeeihmct.in

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    papu_coolSun, 03 May 2015 09:48:55 -0000

    sir,i have completed my btech since 2 years,now i am 25,can i get admission in ihm,if yes then plz tell me how,
    i wanted to be a chef,plz suggest me

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    empeeihmct_chennaiMon, 18 May 2015 07:35:32 -0000

    Greetings Papu! Its pleasure to let you know that our institute "Empee Institute of Hotel Management" offers Bsc in catering & Hotel Administration and vast range of courses. Please visit the institute official Website www.empeeihmct.in.

    Warm Regards,
    Aakash Roy choudhury,
    Empee Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology
    (Approved by AICTE, Govt.of India)
    D-103,ArunaComplex, Annanagar (East), Chennai.
    Phone : 044-26630179,
    Telefax : 044-26631843
    E-mail : empeeihmct@vsnl.net
    Web : www.empeeihmct.in

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    Naemd1256
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    Naemd1256Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:29:16 -0000

    I got more information about hospitality industry through this blog. My sister also wants to ask more questions about hotel management courses. She wants to make a career in hotel management industry. Really it is wonderful post about eligibility criteria of hotel management in India.
    http://www.naemd.com/mba-event-management-courses-institutes-india.htm

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    empeeihmct_chennaiMon, 18 May 2015 07:36:43 -0000

    Greetings ! Its pleasure to let you know that our institute "Empee Institute of Hotel Management" offers Bsc in catering & Hotel Administration and vast range of courses. Please visit the institute official Website www.empeeihmct.in.

    Warm Regards,
    Aakash Roy choudhury,
    Empee Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology
    (Approved by AICTE, Govt.of India)
    D-103,ArunaComplex, Annanagar (East), Chennai.
    Phone : 044-26630179,
    Telefax : 044-26631843
    E-mail : empeeihmct@vsnl.net
    Web : www.empeeihmct.in

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    Naemd1256Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:23:01 -0000

    I got more information about hospitality industry through this blog. My sister also wants to ask more questions about hotel management courses. She wants to make a career in hotel management industry. Really it is wonderful post about eligibility criteria of hotel management in India.
    http://www.naemd.com/

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    karan-singhMon, 16 Mar 2015 13:21:19 -0000

    It's my 2nd year btech,but I m not felling good regarding my studying,because I m nt no more interested in continuing with btech,so I want to go for the hm(hotel management),need an assistant for my further action,I should go to HM or not,ND which course would good for me

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    Praneshwaran Mon, 16 Mar 2015 11:51:47 -0000

    Sir, I hve completed 10th and Iam intrested in doing hotel management in diploma 3years course …do im eligibility to do ths 3year course in diploma in hotel management , with out 12th …r if I need 12th …should I wnt to pass in tht …plz any answer me????

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    thatipallyFri, 20 Mar 2015 18:41:43 -0000
    empeeihmct_chennai
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    empeeihmct_chennaiTue, 19 May 2015 08:16:51 -0000

    Please visit the institute official Website www.empeeihmct.in for Diploma in Hotel Management ,3 years

    Warm Regards,
    Aakash Roy choudhury,
    Empee Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology
    (Approved by AICTE, Govt.of India)
    D-103,ArunaComplex, Annanagar (East), Chennai.
    Phone : 044-26630179,
    Telefax : 044-26631843
    E-mail : empeeihmct@vsnl.net
    Web : www.empeeihmct.in

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    sufwanullahkhanSat, 14 Mar 2015 18:20:31 -0000

    Sir I have completed my inter 2nd year and now iam interested in hotel management

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    sa jadavWed, 04 Mar 2015 09:58:39 -0000
    Hi I m Completed 11th 55% from A.B. Virani High School Jamanagr so Can I Take Admission For Hotel Management Diploma Course

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    sanji chanTue, 03 Mar 2015 15:47:56 -0000

    can I apply for IHM ….!! did my high school and persued diploma in CSE….now want to do BHM from IHM….am I eligible??

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    sravani_iFri, 27 Feb 2015 11:00:41 -0000

    i had completed my btech in the stream of cse.. but now i wanna join hotel management course so can you pls suggest me about this sir..

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    mgreen222Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:24:54 -0000

    hiii sir am doing now 12 th am not intrseted can i join in hotelmanagement now …plzz suggest me .. to do course … in htl management . plzz sir ..

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    shubhamddsWed, 04 Feb 2015 11:08:48 -0000

    Pls anybody can tel me the process off addition in field off hotel management

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    pratapmThu, 22 Jan 2015 07:01:28 -0000

    Hi everyone, you seems to be interested in hotel management courses, It is best choice of choosing Hotel industry, 10+2 qualification is enough to pursue hotel management courses,
    Under graduates have good communication so they can lead in hotel industry as a manager and get good salaries than any other industry and manger position within short span of 2 year for graduated candidates

    any queries call me ?

    My contact number 9164850440

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    apurvazFri, 16 Jan 2015 14:19:59 -0000

    I wish to do hotel management and I am currently giving my 12 Std. Exam. Is there any entrance test that I will be required to give and which are the colleges that offer Hotel Management in Mumbai,India?

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    tjshTue, 06 Jan 2015 06:23:12 -0000

    sir my brother has passed 12 th exam from commerce can he wil be able to make carrier in hotel management and hat is the eligibiity for that……sir plz guide me about this my problm

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    sonika0Tue, 13 Jan 2015 06:50:25 -0000

    Yes you can apply for the same. Minimum eligibility required is 50%.
    Good Luck!

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    mahalath_Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:24:57 -0000

    i am doing my bcom final year .. i want to join in post graduation in hotel management .. could you suggest me if its fine to do or not.. should i take any exam for it?? how long will be the duration .. and will there be any placements after the post graduations..

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    Nikesh KadamTue, 16 Dec 2014 10:24:22 -0000

    Sir i am 12th std passed . I wan't to join hotel management.am i eligible for this ans me plz

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    appiiMon, 15 Dec 2014 17:26:30 -0000

    i studying in tybcs after completing my graduation i want to any course of 2 years in hotel management shall get guidence plzz?//

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    rajesh raj8880
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    rajesh raj8880Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:48:08 -0000

    Sir I am 12th fail pls tell me which course is better for me in hotel management for working in abroad

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    durganathanMon, 08 Dec 2014 11:00:20 -0000

    i have completed my master degree in HR and finance and i would like to start my own restaurant or move for aboard so kindly give me a idea for short term courses and their features also,,,
    Regards.
    Durganathan

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    monika bhukerSat, 06 Dec 2014 18:54:56 -0000

    sir i am doing bba . after bba i want to join my mba in hotel management . so plz give me details about mba in hotel managememt and related colleges and any required test

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    majharkhanTue, 18 Nov 2014 17:18:19 -0000

    Sir I am 12th fail please ask me which course is better for me

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    satishkumar14Sat, 15 Nov 2014 19:45:11 -0000

    Sir/madam, i have completed my 12th with cbse board & i want to make career in hotel management. What is the admission process. Plz tell me in details(if possible). Also provide me the details of the related colleges.
    Thanks

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    guptabinaykumarSun, 09 Nov 2014 14:30:20 -0000

    sir i am graduated in business management. and got 3 years experience of retail sector. now i want to join hotel management… sir is there ant possibility for me…
    thank you!

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    vijayagiri rashiSat, 01 Nov 2014 14:33:44 -0000

    mam i want to do hotal manegment so after 10 class what i shoul do which cource i should take plz give me introctions

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