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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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    Naemd1256
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    Naemd1256Wed, 20 Jan 2016 10:19:54 -0000

    Hotel management and event management both are best management course for those students who want to make a career in management. Event management is another emerging management industry in India.
    http://www.naemd.com/

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    Naemd1256
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    Naemd1256Wed, 20 Jan 2016 10:18:08 -0000

    Hotel management and event management both are best management course for those students who want to make a career in management. Event management is another emerging management industry in India.
    http://www.naemd.com/

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    rockreen
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    rockreenSat, 09 Jan 2016 23:58:51 -0000

    hii my name is jai n i complete my graduation.i wnt make my carrer in this feild .so plz suggest me .wht i do.

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    Mrjinesh
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    Mrjinesh Thu, 07 Jan 2016 17:13:25 -0000

    Dear sir / medam
    My self jinesh Patel I completed 12th com and 3 years hotel management diploma from the AICTE now how can I study further for the MBA

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    rajesh1992tiwari
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    rajesh1992tiwariThu, 17 Dec 2015 13:09:47 -0000

    Sir.I have completed 10th but 12th faild.can i take addmition hotel menagement diploma course?kindly reply soon.

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    pannu tandle
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    pannu tandleMon, 14 Dec 2015 07:36:23 -0000

    i m going to complete my bms.. after conpleting bms can i go for a hotel managmnt, i want to make my career in hm field.. plz suggest me… rply me on my email..
    thanku

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    diva_nair
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    diva_nairSun, 13 Dec 2015 04:37:29 -0000

    Hey
    This is divya nair here from gujarat
    I am a 2nd year bba student
    I want to MBA in hospitality nd tourism management afer bba can u suggest me any college who is best for doing masters in particular field nd iformation about time period as well as the fees structure..!
    Plz do respond

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    enthusiastic shaurya
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    enthusiastic shaurya Sun, 06 Dec 2015 05:03:17 -0000

    i am interested to make career in this feild .

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    usingh_monu
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    usingh_monuFri, 04 Dec 2015 04:33:24 -0000

    Hey
    Its upendra
    I have completed my bsc from bioteh,,,with 66%,,,
    Dob-26/1/1990
    Now can i join hotel management???
    If any institute take care me,,,,then plz contact
    7415735611

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    Iamarjun1
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    Iamarjun1Thu, 03 Dec 2015 08:18:34 -0000

    hello guys i'm arjun from gujarat. i have one query regarding admission with less percentage. i scored 44.4% in 12th (Commerce) GSEB. Will i manage to get admission and fulfill my dream of doing hotel management degreee?

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    Abhik9889
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    Abhik9889Sat, 14 Nov 2015 03:55:27 -0000

    Due to some circumstances i lost somewhere and get spoiled up my future!!but thnxx to my brother who brings me back!!nd going to creats my future again as he knows about my cooking experiance he suggested me to make career in here!!sir..guide me any useful help and suggest me best…!!

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    shobith hanchnetti
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    shobith hanchnettiFri, 23 Oct 2015 05:19:09 -0000

    I'm a B.E Graduate (civil)
    I have interest in hotel management, but people say 'doing hotel management after completing B.E is a waste'
    Is this the real fact !!?

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    tirumalgherry
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    tirumalgherryThu, 28 Jan 2016 18:44:44 -0000

    if you have interest in hotel management so you can do it,if you are not interested in engineering then leave the course and do something what your interest in,,if you are doing your own interest work then you can do something good..

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    Heartless Litan
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    Heartless LitanSat, 17 Oct 2015 13:42:02 -0000

    Sir.I have completed 10th but 12th faild.can i take addmition hotel menagement diploma course?kindly reply soon.

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    Girnar Mahi
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    Girnar MahiTue, 13 Oct 2015 01:53:12 -0000

    Sir
    I'm BA 1 sem student my 12th board persantage is 70%. Can I do MBA in Hotel Management after graduation.

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    alisha_patil123
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    alisha_patil123Fri, 09 Oct 2015 11:11:20 -0000

    I failed in 3rd year HMCT diploma course in 2007. Now I want to complete it ..plz help me how should I complete it????/

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    R-rr Tue, 29 Sep 2015 12:20:33 -0000

    My height is 5 feet..
    Am I eligible for doing hotel management course?

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    Bprasad
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    BprasadSat, 26 Sep 2015 14:29:26 -0000

    i had completed my GRADUATION in the stream of BA YEAR OF 2012 43%.. but now i wanna Interested hotel management course so can you pls suggest me about this sir..

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    mvbalashettiFri, 21 Aug 2015 16:22:10 -0000

    Hello sir i want to do degree in hotel management after my 2nd PUC. so please suggest me how can i get good education please suggest me

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    ayushmaan002Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:08:20 -0000

    Sir i am 12th pass from up board with 65% marks can i take addmision in hotel mangement bachelore degree….sir plz reply me fast.

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    Anil Rana
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    Anil RanaTue, 28 Jul 2015 08:28:49 -0000

    sir, I have completed my B.A with dual english and i got 52% in my B.A

    So , I Want to pursue post graduate diploma in Hotel Management.
    but most important is that ,What is the better ,M.B.A in HOTEL MANAGEMENT OR POST GRADUATION DIPLOMA IN HOTEL MANAGEMENT ?

    PLEASE SIR GUIDE ME AND ALSO TELL ME THE NAMES OF GOOD COLLEGES OF THIS FIELD

    THANK YOU

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    atharvastarxFri, 24 Jul 2015 15:11:41 -0000

    i have passed my 10th i got 80% what should i do next

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    anup_kumar_ambastha_arwal
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    anup_kumar_ambastha_arwalTue, 14 Jul 2015 02:36:34 -0000

    Sir, i am graduats to B.com A /C.. completed in 20014. I look the career in hotel man.. sir plz sugest me …

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    xxxxxgfySun, 21 Jun 2015 07:31:40 -0000

    sir I don't have English in 12…and ab me graduate ho chuki hu or MBA krna chahati hu hotel management se to kya me eligible hu hotel management k liye…..

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    Kalra979
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    Kalra979Wed, 17 Jun 2015 12:53:38 -0000

    Sir I got 44% marks in 12th from isc board and I want to persuade my hotel management course please tell me can I eligible for this………

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    Sourabh _g
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    Sourabh _gTue, 09 Jun 2015 07:35:30 -0000

    I m in sy of BSc in hospitality and hotels administration in IHM, will i get more job opportunity if i do MBA after my degree

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    stewaTue, 02 Jun 2015 12:11:57 -0000

    sir/ma'am which one of these have good scope
    1.hotel management
    2.catering
    3.commercial operations.
    please suggest me

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    ganesh Somware
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    ganesh SomwareMon, 01 Jun 2015 12:47:45 -0000

    sir i am 12th com passed 42% pls sujest me which course better in hotel management

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    parritoshTue, 26 May 2015 03:29:46 -0000

    Hi. I'm waiting for my 12th reaults. I want to bachelors in Hotel management but I'm not sure that I'm going to pass 12th or not. Eligibility criteria is 10+2. So if I do diploma in Hotel Management then would I be able to get admission for Bachelors degree?

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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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