It’s quite obvious to have numerous thoughts in one’s mind before pursuing a career after the 12th examination like “Which career is right for me?” What should I do to take up the right career?” These thoughts arise in mind continuously with this confused state of mind; we surf through lots of information and options that come in handy to us and why not? Our whole future is at stake. Well, that’s the case with most of the students as they appear/clear their 12th exam. They need proper guidance and counseling at this stage.
At the outset, we should begin by asking ourselves certain reflective questions while selecting the right career or choices:
- What do I like doing best?
- What am I good at?
- Do I prefer the career suit as per my personality?
- What kind of lifestyle do I prefer?
- Will it fetch me enough money?
- What is Job security…..?etc.
We, HIHT-Agra & Shimla, provide hotel management degree and diploma courses after the 10th & 12th examinations. Reading through this information, will give you a short glimpse of these courses and help you to select your right Career in hospitality sector.
WHY CHOOSE HOTEL MANAGEMENT AS A CAREER?
- Surplus jobs are available in this industry.
- As part of the training, you can work in various profiles/capacities.
- This industry is dynamic with trends, challenges, and job opportunities growing continuously.
- You will meet people, interact with them, and learn about cultures and lifestyles that you would not have known otherwise.
- Develops good communication skills and personality.
- Can start your own business
WHAT WILL YOU STUDY IN HOTEL MANAGEMENT COURSE (some Topic)?
- Front office management.
- Food and beverage management
- Housekeeping and laundry applications.
- Food production
WHAT WORK CAN YOU DO?
Trained hotel management professionals have a margin over untrained graduates in this industry. After completing this course, students can find a job in hotels, restaurants, cruise ships, catering companies’ fast food outlets, lounges catering departments of companies, and organizations. After degree/diplomas, students can join as trainees. After the training period, they can expect a hike and promotion. Experience of 3-5 plus years could award them with the post of a manager; Sky is the limit in hospitality.
A career in Hotel Management to Fill Online Admission Form:
HIHT IS A PIONEER IN THE FIELD OF HOTEL MANAGEMENT.
HIHT-Agra is affiliated with NCHMCT (National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology-Ministry of tourism, Government of India), and HIHT-Shimla is affiliated with Himachal Pradesh University, Government of Himachal Pradesh. Both campuses provide a 3-year bachelor’s degree in hotel management and 1-year diploma courses in Food Production, F&B Service, and Front office. HIHT-Shimla Campus also provides a 3-year bachelors in tour and travel management. Our students are being provided world-class knowledge and skills with industry exposure, for excelling in their chosen area. The campus has fully equipped practical labs and a library with an excellent collection. The college also organizes national conferences, workshops, guest lectures, exhibitions, and seminars to expose the students to various thoughts.
How To Join (HIHT) Heritage Institute of Hotel & Tourism
- Advertisement is released in leading national newspapers and different online sights, due to which, eligible candidates are called for an entrance examination and group discussion for both campuses
- For HIHT-Agra campus: The Entrance exam will be conducted on the prescribed date at the examinations center by NCHMCT, and the candidate should report at the respective center at which he/she has applied. A merit list will be prepared based on marks obtained by the students, all India entrance exam.
- For HIHT-Shimla campus: The Entrance exam will be held on the prescribed date at the examinations center by Himachal Pradesh University, and the candidate should report at the respective center at which he/she has applied. A merit list will be prepared based on a state-level entrance exam.
- For the said academic session, the counseling will be done & seats will be allotted as per the merit list.
FACILITIES PROVIDED BY HIHT:
We have a Wi-Fi campus with well-equipped laboratories and classrooms:
- Food Production Lab
- Bakery and Confectionary
- Front Office Lab
- Housekeeping Lab
- Food & Beverage Service Lab
- Spacious classrooms
- Auditorium and seminar hall with a capacity of 500 people.
- Sports ground
- Extra co-curricular activity, etc.
HELPING YOU TO GET A JOB
Our dedicated, experienced, and active placement cell is here to help you through the placement process, from start to finish. Since you have to make some important decisions about your future, we take a very personalized approach to ensure that you find the right path.
Employers seek professionals with versatile leadership skills, and the ability to manage a diverse workforce while upholding the highest standards of customer service. By balancing theory with proven practices and independent learning with strong faculty support, HIHT enables students to accelerate into management and executive positions.
HIHT-Agra and Shimla are the preferred destinations for most recruiters like The Taj, The Oberoi, Marriott International, Jaypee Hotels, Le Meridien, Hilton worldwide, etc. There are about 350 students, who get placed every year through campus placements/ Skype/online interviews to various hotels. More than 5,000 students were placed to date in star category hotels in Indian and abroad. The average annual salary package was Rs 3 Lac for 2019.
As it can be seen, HIHT-Agra and Shimla campus has an impressive placement record, So, if you are wondering about placements with the higher package at the end of your course, HIHT is a nice choice.
HIHT-Agra & Shimla are associated with Skill India development mission-NSDC-HSRT (ministry of tourism, government of India), to enhance the status of deprived students in the society. The objective of this mission is to provide skilled-based knowledge to a large number of Indian youths to take up and help them in securing a better livelihood. Every year HIHT-Agra & Shimla enroll hundreds of depriving students, provide them training, and assisting in getting Hotel Management Job.
You’re welcome at HIHT!
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Agra & Shimla