career in hotel management

Careers in Hotel Management: A Challenging and Rewarding Future

If you feel like talking to a new person then Institute of Hotel Management is a great option, today Hotel Management has become a great career option in front of us. In fact the hotel industry has played an important role in helping tourist around the world to see and understand the world. Successfully running a large hotel or hotel business is called Hotel Management.   Today, hotel management is not limited to just one hotel, but its scope is constantly increasing, now in the hotel industry Resort, Airlines, Cruise, Cafe and resort etc also includes. By doing a degree and diploma in Hotel Management, this field is not only gives you excellent opportunities but you can also get good position in a short time.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Qualification: Candidate must have clear the secondary & senior secondary level exam with English as mandatory subject.
  • Age Limit: Upper age limit is 25 years (general/OBC) and 28 years for reserved categories as on 1st July 2020.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidate who will be appearing in class 12th exam 2020 can also take the NCHMCT JEE entrance exam.
  • It is compulsory for candidate to clear in English subject in the 12th exams.
  • Medical: Candidate should have a certificate from a recognized medical practitioner to prove that they are physically fit.
  • Candidates qualified Intermediate or two year pre university examination conducted by recognized Institutions are also eligible

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Duration & Mode: NCHMCT JEE 2020 will be a written examination of 3 hours

Medium: Hindi as well as English languages both.

No. & Type of Questions: NCHMCT will consist of 200 MCQ Questions along with 5 sections.

Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will carry one mark whereas negative marking of 0.25 marks will also be applicable.

NCHMCT JEE 2020 will consist of 200 MCQ questions in the below subjects

Subjects                                                          No. Of Questions

Numerical ability & Analytical aptitude:                     30

Reasoning & logical Deduction:                                    30

GK & Current Affairs            :                                          30

English Language:                                                            60

Aptitude for service sector:                                             50

Job Prospects

There are many exciting jobs opportunities for hotel management graduates with the increasing competition in the hotel industry. Since a hotel has many departments such as Operations, Front Office, Food and Beverages, Accounting, Sales and Marketing, Engineering/ Maintenance, Security etc. one can opt for a field of their liking and pursue a career and successfully grow in it.

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Apart from jobs in Hotels and restaurants, hotel management diploma holders /graduates can find good jobs in:

  • Airline Catering (flight kitchen) and Cabin Services
  • Club management
  • Cruise Ship Hotel Management
  • Hospital administration and catering
  • Hotel and Tourism Associations (for eg: state tourism development corporations)
  • Hospitality services in the Indian Navy
  • Hospitality services in various MNCs
  • Forest Lodges
  • Guest Houses, resorts
  • Kitchen Management (in hotels or running canteens in college, schools, in factories, company guest houses etc.)
  • Catering departments of railways, banks, armed forces, shipping companies etc.
  • Hotel and catering institutes (as a management trainee / marketing or sales executive)
  • Self employment (as an entrepreneur)

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If you are a fresher, then initially 2 or 3 lakhs per annum package is available in the hotel industry. The same gets 4 to 5 lakh rupees annually after 1 or 3 years of experience. After more than five years of experience, 5 to 10 lakh rupees can be earned annually

Top  Hotel Management Colleges

Looking for a career in the hospitality industry? Check out the list of top 10 hotel management colleges in India below.

  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Nutrition, Pusa, New Delhi (IHM Delhi)
  • Heritage Institute of Hotel & Tourism (IHM) Agra & Shimla
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Mumbai (IHM Mumbai)

Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Chennai (IHM Chennai)

About the Author:

D K Singh

Heritage Institute of hotel & Tourism
Agra & Shimla

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